One of the standard {document-classes}, and one of the simplest to contain the {sectioning} command {chapter}; similar to {book}.

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How to start new chapters on the right hand side

I use the report document class, and I would like that chapters always start on the right hand side, anyone an idea how this could be easily done?
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Suppressing in the word “Chapter N” from header, documentclass: report

I want to suppress the word "Chapter n" from my header. I want to have only the chapter title in the header e.g. "Introduction" not as "Chapter 1. Introduction" The document class is report. Here is ...
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Unwanted empty page in front of the document [SOLVED]

Solution below! i'm working on my master's thesis, and have this problem with an empty page at the start of the document. I'm using TexMaker and use a "headdocument" where i put the preamble with ...
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Overthinking it: document class report vs book for a thesis [duplicate]

I apologize in advance for the long wall of text; there is probably some way to condense this question to half the size without losing anything important, but I'm not sure which half to remove. I ...
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Changing header style in Report

I am using LyX and I am writing my thesis using the report class (two-sided). I put in Latex preamble the following code: \fancyhf{} \fancyhead[LE,RO]{\thepage} \fancyhead[LO]{\footnotesize \...
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Reproduction of Word Report Template in LaTeX

I am trying to reproduce a word report template in LaTeX to speed up my report writing. I have some basic LaTeX skill, but I am having trouble producing the blue page border as shown in the picture. ...
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Biblatex + biber - Sort citations by report issue

I'm trying to sort some tech report citations from the same year in the bibliography by report issue number, but have got no chance so far, i've even tried adding the month in order to make them sort ...
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Latex template for report studies [closed]

Please i want a latex template for the report of my final project studies. Thank you.
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How can I generate the template like table?

I need to write in the following template : Could you tell me how I can generate in the latex?
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Altering font size and/or margins in Table Of Contents without altering the other pages

I have almost finished dissertation in LaTeX (yay!) however my table of contents goes slightly onto three pages (so only 3 sections of a chapter on the third page) is there any way of changing the ...
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Remove the blank page after appendices in report

I want to remove the blank page after my appendices in the thesis and have tried all the suggested solutions, but they don't work. Could you please help me out with finding the right solution for my ...
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Continuous numbering of theorems in report

I have a report class document with sections and chapters: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} And I need to add theorems \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} under chapters \begin{theorem} Let $f$ be a ...
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how add bibliography to a LYX report

I'm writing my report using LYX . I have to integrate bibliography reference. I would know if there is a package to add.
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display figures on LYX [duplicate]

Am using Lyx to write report. I have to add some figures. But when compiling my file all the figuers are displayed on the top of the page. Any help is appreciated.
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The sections of my document aren't being numbered properly [duplicate]

I have to write my report in latex, and I'm using a sharelatex template to write it. The particular template I'm using is this Norwegian University of Science and technology template (https://www....
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Remove automatic page break after paragraph

i'm using the report class and have set the section depth to 5 using the following command: \setcounter{secnumdepth}{5} However, when I use the \paragraph{} section, the compiled pdf adds a page ...
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When I use the \begin{thebibliography} command, I get it as a chapter. How can I get rid of that?

I want to include a reference list at the end of my report, but when I use the command \begin{thebibliography}, I get a heading which says "Chapter 1". Here is an example: \renewcommand{\bibname}{...
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Custom title page in report or book class?

I have a long academic report to write and I am thinking of using the book class or the report class? However in both these classes the title page has the title in the centre. I want to make my own ...
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How do I fix wrong numbering when using afterpage in appendix?

So I'm writing my thesis and was in need of a table in landscape mode as it was too big, and found a simple solution at How to place a table on a new page with landscape orientation without clearing ...
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How to place the caption of an image under the image self in a Report documentclass

How can i make it so that the caption ends under the image? \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h!] \includegraphics[scale= 0.3]{images/MRS.jpg} \...
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Set a caption under an image in Report documentclass

I've been working on a report but i can't seem to find out how to get the caption of a image UNDER the specific image, instead it stays at the top of the image. Heres my code: \documentclass[12pt]{...
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How can I make this header like in the image? And how can I reuse it easily on multiple pages?

Does anybody know how I can make this header in LaTex? I want it like it is in the image. Is it somehow possible to reuse it easily? I wanted to use it for multiple homework assignments and tasks ...
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LaTeX Report Template for Windows PdfTeX

I am very novice in LaTeX and would like to make similar documents (template) like the one referenced in the LaTeX template here. I would like to place the header, footer as in the similar fashion ...
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Bold incorrectly applied to Table of Contents

I am using the report class in TeXworks/MiKTeX and was provided with a style that is a little out of date. I am having trouble with a bold section format being transferred from a page into my Table of ...
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Roman numbers in abstract of report class

I want to add roman page numbering to all the pages up to the end of the table of contents, apart from the title page. So I did the following, which works, apart from the fact that the abstract does ...
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Custom short citation merging author-title-volume to one single field

How can I make a custom short citation merging the fields of author-title-volume to a custom field such as "MRCLC 61:130" instead of "Matuz, Contemporary Literary Criticism, 130." I need this in view ...
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Multiple references to same footnotes in memoir with cleveref and french babel

I'm trying to have multiple references to a footnotes, in a class memoir (or report) and using [french]babel and cleveref. According to this question Multiple references to the same footnote with ...
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Report Table of contents layers

I have a \subsubsection in the table of contents (ToC). It is layered correctly in the table, however for some reason the section number doesn't appear. Every other section appears fine. Any ideas ? ...
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ERROR: You can't use a prefix with `\begingroup'

Here is a minimal example of a document which does not compile. \documentclass{report} \usepackage[francais]{babel} \usepackage{expl3} \usepackage{appendix} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{...
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Need urgently assistance in LaTeX - unable to change the document class without totally blowing my thesis

First of all I'm a beginner in LaTeX, of course I used it for writing short articles but never for a thesis... For This reason (now I think it was stupid) I looked for a sample of a thesis and I was ...
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Epigraph and fancyhdr: a patching problem

I would like to add epigraphs on my part pages using epigraph, but since I also use fancyhdr, I cannot get the proper page style on the part page using the solution given in the package documentation. ...
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BibLaTeX bibliography not displayed at all [duplicate]

I have a lot of problems with the bibliography. I read the BibLaTeX manual but I couldn't find a way to fix it. Here is the source: \documentclass[]{report} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \...
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Binding margin on Report double sided document [duplicate]

I'm writing a double sided report document. Exporting the PDF I will obtain a larger margin on the right for the odd pages, as usually encountered in books. But I would obtain a centred double sided ...
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Linking Maple outputs to Latex [closed]

I'm doing a report in latex on matrices and matrix exponentials and have used maple to work out some results and do some checks. I need to show these results in my report on Latex,is there anyway I ...
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How to create a double-side printable report?

I am using this code (\documentclass[12pt, twoside]{report}) to make my thesis able to print in double-side. I assume it should create some blank pages to have the chapters always in the right. But it ...
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I am trying to assemble my thesis but I am having troubles

I have started assembling my thesis, and ran up into problems while assembling it. My chapters and appendices are in folder called "Chapters". Here is my main file: \documentclass[12, twoside]{report}...
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Paragraph numbering not showing when paragraph begins a page

I've made this code to number paragraphs for easy reference, but if a paragraph "normally starts" in a new page that paragraph number goes out of the scope of the page. The numbering works fine if a \...
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Table positioning won't do what I want

I want to write a report Portfolio (Berichtsheft in german) with LaTeX. There has to be a table where I can write in what I did everyday, split up in work hours. And under that two fields where we can ...
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Contents are not clickable for navigation in Report file [duplicate]

I have preparing a report. The items in the table of contents are not clickable in the pdf file and hence, I cannot go to a chapter directly from the table of contents page. My Code: \documentclass[...
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Edit the leftmark command [duplicate]

I want to edit the \leftmark so it just displays the number and the title of the chapter. I have shown a minimal example of my document below. Instead of “Chapter 1. The first chapter”, I just want ...
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How to set space in the Title

i want to set the space between the title lines \newcommand{\reporttitle}{ this is a title with a lot of text bla bla bla} i used \usepackage{setspace} \setstretch{2} but nothing happens \...
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How to write a good report with LateX [duplicate]

this is my first post on tex exchange , i am using latex for the first time for my internship report . I read that lateX is very useful and professionnal especially for writing equation . I've found a ...
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LaTeX Error: There's no line here to end. with \maketitle

I'm begginer in Latex and I get this error when I compile my file LaTeX Error: There's no line here to end. following is the code that I used : \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[...
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Rotating page incl. footers

I am trying to rotate a page in my thesis. I have now spend time by reading other questions about the same answer. I found this in preamble: \usepackage{pdflscape} And this in the thesis, where I ...
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List of Symbols?

I'm trying to make a list of symbols that looks a lot like the one shown here But I'm having some trouble making 2 columns that are spaced in that manner for the 2 pages I have for my list. Can ...
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Combining report and apa6 class for a dissertation

I am a complete newcomer to LaTeX. Here is what I am attempting to do - combine a thesis template (made with the report class) with a template based on the apa6 class. In other words, I need the ...
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How to keep Appendix (as is) in TOC but have heading capitalized in report

I am using report and I need to have chapter headings be in all caps (including the Appendix) but not in the TOC. E.g. instead of "Appendix A", it should appear as "APPENDIX A" inside the paper and "...
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Section Titles in Margin Notes

I am struggling to reproduce the following layout in Latex. I have tried using the package marginnote, and playing around with geometry and fancyhdr. I end up going around and around in circles, ...
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Font size of Chapter number and Chapter Title [duplicate]

As in the picture below I want to change the font size of Chapter number "Chapter 1" and title "Introduction" separately. Is there any way I can do that. I have used the package sectsty but it changed ...
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How can I insert the abstract, acknowledgment, and contribution sections in Roman numerals?

I am assembling my thesis in biochemistry. It's the first time that I am using latex. I am quite happy and proud that I learned how to use it (basics). Thank you to the community for helping me (and ...