{sectioning} is about commands like \chapter or \section forming the logical structure of documents. For questions specifically about {parts}, {chapters} or lower-level commands ({sections-paragraphs}), add the respective tag to the more general {sectioning}. A popular package is {titlesec}.

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Change font size of lstlistoflistings heading

How can I change font size of lstlistoflistings heading? Currently it is smaller than normal chapter heading title. Any ideas? Unfortunately I need to use document class from my university, my MWE: ...
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titlesec formatting

\documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in,showframe]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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How to show navigation bullets in customized Beamer them?

I've made my own beamer theme to provide my some resources. I have this code so far: \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Malmoe} \usecolortheme{orchid} \beamertemplatenavigationsymbolsempty ...
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Changing titles of chapters and parts from onehalfspaced to single spaced

Is there a simple solution for making the titlename of parts and chapters singlespaced but the text onehalfspaced without having to add \SingleSpace to every titlename. I have found a solution that ...
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All figures at end of section (or Chapter) but in the order they were cited in the text

I've been trying to do this for so long, it would make my life so much easier. I have a *.tex file containing all the details of the figures in a chapter (but not necessarily in the right order), ...
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Using the long form of a section title in the TOC

I would like to use a full section title for: the section title itself (of course) the table of contents the running heads But, I would like a short name to be used with \nameref{}, because ...
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Subsection label appearing within text

I have a document in "book" format (strictly speaking, in an environment defined by the book publisher I am using, the details of which are way beyond my comprehension), and I very much want to have ...
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How to put table of contents at the beginning of each chapter? [duplicate]

How can i have such a format in every chapter in my thesis. More specifically i would like this table of contents for each chapter depending on its subsections.
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Unnumbered chapter in toc and heading

I'm writing a thesis using scrreprt and want the preface to appear as an unnumbered chapter. When I use \chapter*{Preface} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Preface} I get the correct entry in the ...
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How to attach section-title to corresponding text? [on hold]

My title (\chapter, \section etc.) should always be attached to the corresponding, followed text. It happens that the title is squeezed into the last line of a page and the corresponding text on the ...
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Chapter Design in Latex [closed]

I am writing a mathematics book for grade six . I need a special style for the title of the chapters. Does any one have an idea. Any help is highly appreciated. I plan to add pictures to the title. ...
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Conditional spacing based on length of chapter title

In LaTeX, (or possibly XeLaTeX), how can one achieve the following: A double spacing a 1- or 2-line chapter title, and single spacing under a 3- or more-line chapter title. A triple space ...
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Custom section in conflict with TOC

I adapted this answer to make a custom section I need. My intention is that it looks something like the second heading from this image: So the numbering must be made using (\Alph) and it must be ...
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Sections in ToC with links but without headings

I want to include some external documents (PDFs) in the appendix of the document I am writing. I would like to have these included documents listed in my table of contents, but no section heading ...
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latex dynamic subsection nesting

I need to find a command/environment that allows me to nest a [sub]section one level deeper than the level of the parent [sub]section. For example, given this syntax, \section{Foo} ...
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Page breaks inside titlesec section headings

I use LaTeX to generate contracts and agreements. In most cases, it works okay but, every so often, it causes problems with pagination; specifically, if I have too many subsections without an explicit ...
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\vspace (\section?) misbehaving in amsart document

In the example below, I wanted to reduce white space above the first section header (it seems to be improperly or at least variably placed), and when trying to use \vspace{} above the first \Section{} ...
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Section Numbering in “Convex Optimizaion” by Boyd et. al. with Koma Script [duplicate]

I like the way the section numbering is typeset in the book Convex Optimization, i.e. the sections numbers are placed in the margin. How do I achieve this style with the scrbook class from the ...
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How to indent entire section heading and indent second line, if it comes, further

I am formatting my CV in latex, and I currently have all my section headings indented by 2em. The first item is the date of the \NewEntry and after that I have \hspace{1.5em} inserted to separate the ...
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How to force section to not go to new page in article

I have a document like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \include{sect1} \include{sect2} \end{document} Both files sect1.tex and sect2.tex begin with \section{...}. The output pdf ...
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How to globally left align the text of paragraphs containing variable-length headers with the first line of the paragraph?

I have several paragraphs each with unique headers of differing lengths: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \begin{document} \subsection{Subsection 1} \paragraph{Title} Paragraph text here. Paragraph ...
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Help Chapter Header [closed]

could you help me do a chapter headers like this (sorry for my english) if the page number is odd or even appears in a different place I be trying to use the following code: Fancy Chapter Headings ...
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Environment begin or end in Heading definition

I'm trying to include an automatic \end{multicols} and \begin{multicols}{2} before and after my Chapter headings. (The document is 2 column, the chapter headings are meant to be across the page.) ...
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Make custom tikzpicture section heading non-rigid

Trying to make a custom section heading but I don't know how to make it move fluidly with the text, only by commanding it to be in a specific location on the page. I want it to look like this: This ...
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Customize Bibliography layout with biblatex

I'm in the final stages of formatting my dissertation, and I'm having some trouble meeting the picky formatting requirements with biblatex. I'm required to have a cover page before the bib, with the ...
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Latex, how to “avoid” syllabify or hyphenation

I've a problem with latex (I'm new with it): it hyphenates :) :) I'm writing my thesis and I don't want the hyphenation. The strange thing is the fact that when I write the \chapter there is no ...
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LaTeX tufte-book how to wrap around chapter, section, subsection heading

I am writing a book using the package tufte-book. Some of my chapter titles and section titles are too long. But I don't know how to get it to wrap around instead of going into the margins and off the ...
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Margins of Section Title is Out of Bounds

I want my section titles to be same as the margins of the text. Here is an example of the problem (see title in section 1.1). I want a similar behavior as title (1.2). Any suggestions? What am I ...
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No space before first section in framed box

I am looking for the correct way to lay out content in a framed box. In my opinion the space before the first section in a box looks odd in comparison to the same content at the start of a page. How ...
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How to use fncychap's style for \section?

I have a complex document which requires the use of many levels of document structures. In particular, the first two levels, \part and \chapter are reserved for meta-information while \section plays ...
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Start text on second page (without \chapter) at same position as on first page (with \chapter)

This MWE shows what I am trying: % arara: pdflatex \documentclass[oneside]{book} \usepackage{color} \begin{document}% \chapter*{A}% Some text% \clearpage% \vspace*{-1pt}% ...
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Using \renewcommand to define sections

I'm trying to define my sections for my research paper using APA guidelines : Section : Centered, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Headings Subsection : Left-aligned, Boldface, Uppercase and ...
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\subsubsection not appearing on document

My subsection titles are not appearing on the PDF rendering of my TEX document. Please help. Thank you \usepackage{setspace} \doublespacing \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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Appendix section numbering that mimicks theorem numbers?

I have a document with several theorems ("\begin{restatable} \label{thmA}..."). After each theorem I have the statement "see proof in section \ref{sec:thmA:proof}". So my appendix is now a long ...
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maxsecnumdepth causes tikz titlebar to disappear

I am usingtikz package to produce a grey section-header bar (rounded at one end), thus: \documentclass[a5paper]{memoir} \setsecnumdepth{chapter} % set numbering level ...
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chapter style: how to put a box on the egde like veelo style?

I would like to modify the BlueBox chapter style of the memoir documentation (below) in such a way that the bluebox is at the edge of the page, like the veelo style. \documentclass{memoir} ...
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How does one reference theorem names in a section title in the amsbook class? [duplicate]

I would like to reference the name of a theorem in a section title. Everything about this works fine, but on the page headers, one sees (??) instead of the Theorem number in the displayed section ...
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\flushbottom vs. fixing position of chapter heading in book class

Consider this MWE: \documentclass[12pt%,oneside% ]{book} \usepackage{setspace} \setstretch{1.2} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} %\raggedbottom \chapter{ABC} See how this chapter heading is not ...
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Change numbering level for one chapter only

Apologies if this is duplicate but couldn't find it. I have a document using amsmath for chapter, section & subsection numbering, & everything (theorems, lemmas etc) uses the same numbering ...
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newcommand, section

I just received a new task in LaTex with a predefined structure and predefined commands. There was also the command \mysection. I think it shouldn't show the text of the section in the document, but ...
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display figure before new subsection, bot not on an own page

I have multiple subsections, one with 3 subsequent figures \subsection{Sometitle 1} words words words... 3x \begin{figure}[h!] \centering \includegraphics[width=\linewidth]{pics/img} ...
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How to have titlesec like behaviour for a Koma Script

I am using \documentclass{scrartcl} which I believe is a Koma-Script type. I now wish to have each \section{} start in a new page, similar to what \usepackage{titlesec} offers, as shown on this ...
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Changing subsection numbering within a chapter

I have chapters and I want the subsection numbering to correspond to the chapter numbering.. for example: Chapter 1 1.1 blah blah 1.2 hello At the moment, I have: Chapter 1 1 blah blah 2 hello ...
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Thesis chapter headings, any suggestions?

I've found a thesis with really beautiful chapter headings that I would like to use. What package am I going to need and how would I go about creating a heading that looks like the one below. Also, if ...
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How to reduce spacing between titles of chapters?

I want to reduce spacing between titles of chapters. What changing should I do in the following example? \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[dvipdfm]{graphicx} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Headline adjustment

How can I adjust the chapter headline, so that the last line ends with the red box? And is there a way to move the whole chapter heading so that the word "chapter" is adjusted with the main text, i.e. ...
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Change Section Label in Table of Contents and Section Title

I need help with how sections created in the appendix are labeled in the table of contents and the section title itself. As it sits now, I have each appendix as a section with a capitalized alpha ...
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Section titles without numbers in non-starred version

I am trying to format the section title in the memoir class, so there is no section numbers in it, and I don't want to use the \section*command because it makes it more cumbersome to make it show up ...
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\makechapterstyle{} for scrreprt (change chapter title format)

The memoir-class offers the command \makechapterstyle{} to define the look of all chapter titles (e.g. https://www.writelatex.com/1312879nbdvry#/3224717/) Is there a way to create something similar ...
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New class prevent XeLaTeX to compile the section title

I created a new class, called capitulo to prevent a page break with every chapter. But when I activate those code lines, the section number won't print. Here's a MWE: ...