{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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What is the name of the variable containing the current chapter title?

Consider a chapter in a french book defined by: \chapter{Blablabla} It will generate the output: Chapitre I : Blablabla Then, we have the following variables: \chaptername corresponds to ...
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Modify Section Title in Document

I'm using memoir class. I'm trying to make section title that ends with a single dot. The section title would be in sans-serif font. I've searched for a while but still no luck. Here's my MWE. Thanks. ...
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chapter headings change alignment to center and without the word “chapter”

I want chapter heading as 1. chapter_name and center aligned. How can I get this? I have searched the net for an answer but I am able to get only separate answers but not combined answer for the both ...
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Inconsistent vertical spacing using section headers

Last week I read a short paper on LaTeX and now I'm writing my first document. I've googled and fixed most problems but this one I haven't found any working answer to. It's for a math assignment and I ...
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one counter for multiple theorems?

I searched the internet for a while now but didn't quite get what i wanted. I want number different theorems with the same counter, which depends on chapter and section. eg Lemma 1.1.1 Example 1.1.2 ...
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How to use this chapter style such that it takes up less space?

I like the box chapter style from here: http://hstuart.dk/2007/05/21/styling-the-chapter/ Here is a MWE based on this style: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{tikz, blindtext} ...
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Reset chapter name after modification

I have a second unnumbered chapter as you can see in the code below, but in output it displays with the previous chapter title so after some online research I've found this solution ...
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How Can I Put at Headings the Title of my book?

I want put on odd pages the chapter follow by the number page. And, at the even pages the number page followed by the title. The question is: HOW?
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Why does the introduced part-title in letter appear twice?

My intention is to create a letter with multiple appendixes, which are \included and their part-titles will be added to the \encl-list. My letter looks like: \documentclass{scrlttr2} ...
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Import \chapter into amsart

I would like to create a document with the appearance of amsart, but with added \chapter command (styled as in amsbook, or differently). How can I do that? I tried to make LaTeX load both amsbook and ...
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Indenting sub-bullet points

I had seen the following resume in the net and wanted to replicate the same. I tried out the following, but it does not seem to be working. \section{Technical Skills} ...
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Section-wise Table of Contents for Articles [duplicate]

Is it possible to have a section-wise Table of Contents in the article class?
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Multiple font sizes in a section heading [duplicate]

I'm currently writing a paper for a conference which requires the first letter of words in section titles to be size 10 font, and all subsequent letters to be size 8 (all capital). I've had a look at ...
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How to auto level-down section headings when \input-ing an document? [duplicate]

I'm wondering if there's a way to tell (Xe)LaTeX to handle \chapter as \section, \section as \subsection and so on when inputting a document via \input into another document. The setting is: I have a ...
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Do a setcounter only for an included file

I have currently the following situation: I am including a Latex-File in my main file. This file already has several \section{}-parts. Now I want to let their counting begin at 1 again, but without ...
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Removing fancy style from part pages

I am using the fancyhdr package to set headers and footers for the thesis. I have recently added LaTeX \parts, and defined a pagestyle for this purpose called 'partpagestyle'. As the MWE below shows, ...
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Changing space before chapter without titlesec package

I am sorry if this is a repeated question, I could not find anything similar on the forum search. How to adjust the space before the chapter heading without using titlesec package. I tried this code ...
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Remove page-breaks after chapters in the report class?

So I am using the report class, and every time I try to create a new \chapter it creates it on a new blank page with just the title. I have tried using \usepackage{etoolbox} but I keep getting Latex ...
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how to add a horizontal line before every section by controlling the style of section

I want to add horizontal lines before every section, just like this manually I can just put \rule{\textwidth}{1pt} before every section, but I want a more flexible method, for example, by putting ...
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Using small caps in section titles

A brief search yielded no answers, so I'm posting this question: Is there a way to get smallcaps to display correctly in (subsub...)section titles? My problem in particular is in the following code: ...
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How to make listofalgorithms behave like a section, not a chapter?

I have a problem. I included the following: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,reqno]{book} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmicx} \usepackage[noend]{algpseudocode} and wanted to create a ...
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Section number with mixed arabic and roman numerals

How can I get my sections and subsections headings to go along the lines of: 1i, 1ii, 1iii, 2i, 2ii etc...
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Converting “section” into “\section” to pass to the titleformat command

The \titleformat command of the titlesec package is invoked in the following way: \titleformat{\section}{<a few formatting options>} \titleformat{\subsection}{<a few formatting options>} ...
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Increasing horizontal space between chapter number and chapter title in scrreprt

I would like to change the distance between the chapter number and the chapter text. A poor way to do it would be renew \thechapter, but this affects section titles too. Other answers seem to suggest ...
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How to include graphics inside the section name

I am trying to insert an icon (a pdf file) literally next to the section name. I want the little shield icon to be where the <Icon> is. The code to generate this image is: ...
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Difference between \insertsectionnumber and \inserttocsectionnumber

The following beamer code \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{section in toc}[sections numbered] \begin{document} \frame{\tableofcontents} \section{section one} ...
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Chapter and section number in margin and align chapter prefix with text in scrbook

I try to customize my chapter headings, without using additional packages like titlesec, as I'd like to avoid incompatibilities with all the other stuff around. I almost have what I want: ...
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Changing section headings

My MWE: \documentclass[]{aiaa-tc} \begin{document} \section{Introduction} \subsection{First} \subsection{Second} \section{Conclusion} \subsection{First} \subsection{Second} ...
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Very specifically customized sections and table of contents

I just became an editor for a bi-monthly Newsletter and we have built XeLaTeX code to generate the newsletter. This Newsletter was previously generated using Microsoft Word. We want to maintain the ...
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72 pt. spacing before Section heading [duplicate]

I'm trying to add a 72 pt. space before the section heading. I do not only want the 72 pt. between paragraphs but basically every section should start at a new page with a 72 pt. spacing before it. ...
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Minitoc Package: Secttoc works just after changing section to part and back to section

I have no idea why, but if I use \secttoc it works only for the section if I change the section to "part", compile it, and change it back to "section" \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,titlepage]{article} ...
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All Environments Share Numbering (According to Subsection)

The numbering scheme I'm looking for causes every environment to share one common numbering counter, according to subsection. For example, in my notes the numbering would look something like this: 1 ...
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Hide titleformat in a macro when [explicit] is loaded

This is a follow-up question to: Different titleformat style for different numberless chapters I have something like the following macro: \titleformat{\chapter} {\normalfont\Huge\color{blue}} {} ...
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Subsubsection numbering in IEEEtran Computer Society Journals template bleeds into text

I'm using a modified IEEEtran class with the template for Computer Society Journals (found here). When I produce a PDF of the basic demo (using Texmaker), I noticed that the numbering for ...
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including book name and chapter name above section name in memoir

I am using memoir with xelatex for typesetting a book with multiple chapters and sections. I would like to include the book name (or part name), and chapter name above the section title for each ...
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Hide section numbering, but keep labeling

How do I hide section and subsection numbers while keeping labels for referencing? I have tried renewing \thesubection as follows but that leaves a blank space when referencing a section using \ref. ...
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Chapter heading style?

Hi I ran into a PHD thesis with a beautiful layout. Specially I love its chapter heading I link also the thesis: ...
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Section name with fancyhdr in beamer

I am trying to add the name of the section in the fancyhdf foot of a beamer presentation but the following command does not work. I have found some help that suggests the command ...
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\part title does not result centered

The first \part title (\part{introduction}) does not result in the center of the page, but it ends at its top, with an horizontal line above. On the contrary, all the other \part titles are correctly ...
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How to align a single header to the right?

This is my situation \begin{minipage}{\textwidth} \begin{minipage}[t]{0.65\textwidth} \section{Section 1} Content 1 \end{minipage} \hfill \begin{minipage}[t]{0.25\textwidth} \section{Section 2} ...
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How to put \varinjlim in the section name?

Here is (almost) minimal example of the file, which gives the error. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} \section{Section name with varinjlim: ...
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Is there a way to tell latex to output a file containing a single chapter, while still using the formatting from the full document?

I want to generate a pdf file containing just a single chapter from my dissertation. My first thought was to create a TeX file with just the text from the chapter. \documentclass[msc, twoside, ...
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Table of contents - sentence case on section headings

I would like the section names in the TOC to be uniformly capatalised, either sentence case or not. I achieve uniformity in section names now using sectsty and \allsectionsfont{\normalfont\scshape} ...
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distance between section and tabular

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{textpos} \usepackage{eurosym} \usepackage{relsize} \usepackage{sectsty} ...
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Simple line break after paragraph heading in memoir, or smallest possible positive length

The default for paragraphs in memoir is to have run-in headings. I would like to change that to a simple line break, with no extra space below the heading. In section 6.6 of the memoir manual the ...
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How to solve the page numbering problems (in TOC, hyperref, scrheadings, nomenclature)?

I like to have in the headings the chapter name on the inner upper section on almost all pages but not on those which start with the new chapter, on the tableofcontens and the index. The page number ...
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Remove spacing from \part?

Currently, trying to reduce the line spacing when I use the \part command. Ideally, I am currently trying to achieve the following result below: Part I: Project Scope With the surrounding padding ...
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Runaway argument after Table error

I'm somewhat of a Tex beginner, but I've been running into this problem a lot lately, so I'm really hoping for some help. I have a large table in the appendix of my file, and it caused me quite a bit ...
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Need to produce one tex document in multiple volumes

I have a very large document (1000+pages) that I need to produce as four separate volumes. I'm using Texmaker and TeXLive on a Win7 PC with the book class (too late to switch to memoir), and each ...
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Section number disappears with tcolorbox [closed]

I'm having an issue working with tcolorbox. I'm using a text marker box (page 183 http://mirror.ibcp.fr/pub/CTAN/macros/latex/contrib/tcolorbox/tcolorbox.pdf) and then I declare a new section but the ...