{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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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 ...
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A clean interface for hooking into sectioning commands

Is there an easy way to hook LaTeX's sectioning commands, short of the good ol' \let + \def (or, with xparse, \let + \RenewDocumentCommand{s O{} m})? I'm looking for something in the spirit of ...
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documentclass using amsmath, without sections

It's probably true that, thousands of times every day, someone somewhere writes a short explanation of some mathematical phenomenon, using equations, including alignment possibilities, lemmas and ...
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Endnotes in two columns: how to have \section in one column?

I have a document with endotes which should be typeset in two columns. This works fine with the code in the MWE below. How can I interrupt the twocolumn-area for the section headings? I want them to ...
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Fancy colored sections in article (as Legrand orange book)

I would like to know how to tidy up the code and use newcommand or environment for special section. I have the code here but it's not very smart. I used brute force method. Plus, section numbering are ...
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Background margin fill for (first line of) section titles?

I'd like some of those "flaps" (how are these really called in typography, actually? Is it "thumb index"?) which is a bit of fill, extending to the margin; so that when you "bend" a book, you can see ...
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TOC as Section in memoir

The TOC in the article class is formatted as a section. In memoir it is a chapter by default. I would prefer to have the TOC formatted in such a way that its heading gets formatted with the same font ...
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What's a convenient/appropriate way to override my document class' \paragraph style?

The document class I'm using (ieeetran) typesets paragraphs as in the following: ------- [space here] a) The Paragraph Title In Italics:[space here]The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog. The ...
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LaTeX: chapter & section title (background) colour

I wanted to make my chapter and ((sub)sub)section titles as follows (compiling by XeTeX-ing): White chapter title on background RGB 10,30,96 (defined as "ugentblauw") (Sub(sub))section title RGB ...
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Background color across the entire textwidth for chapter headings - koma script

I have a very similar question to this old (and already answered) one: Giving headlines a background color spanning across the entire typearea However, the solutions provided there only work for ...
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Unwanted, and unwarranted?, indent after \section [duplicate]

I've got a template for my CV which I grabbed from somewhere years ago, and the preamble has been mostly added to, with bits being modified along the way. I thought enough is enough so I have set ...
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Locally redefining a macro within a section's short title

Background and Problem I'm using XeLaTeX to typeset a document in blackletter font, which requires the use of antiqua fonts for loan words and others. So I have created two commands to explicitly set ...
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Unnumbered chapter/paragraph with \begin{chapter}

I know that I can use \chapter*{Title} in order to have a chapter with no number. I was wondering if it is possible to do the same using the following? \begin{chapter}{Title} % Chapter content ...
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Uppercase chapter with KOMA-script

It has already been mentioned that it could be tricky to get uppercase letters in chapter for scrbook. However, the solution in Using \MakeUppercase in \@startsection works for scrreprt. The solution ...
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2nd column in TOC with subtitles for subsection and subsubsection

How can I achieve something like this in my Table of Contents? The sections should look like this in the main document: Important Features of the TOC: Subsections can have TITLES (smallcaps), ...
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Chapter, section, subsections title font size

In my master thesis the specification of the University should be as following: Chapter (font size= 16 and font type= Times New Roman) Section (font size= 14 and font type= Times New Roman) ...
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How to renew command to add line after every section?

I am trying to add line after every section, at present I am adding it after every section, how do I add this once so that I don't have to explicitly add it every time. The code I used is: ...
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How to customise lower level heading titles when using the memoir class? (Or: is titlesec still incompatible with memoir?)

I'm using the memoir class I'm trying to customise the appearance of lower-level headings. In one case, what I want to accomplish is very simple: adding a period at the end of a heading title (for ...
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How to export a document as an empty skeleton with no content?

I have a long and complex document that I want to render as a minimal outline only, without the body of the text. What is the best way to do this? What I have tried so far is to save a version with ...
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Beamer: transparency of a picture on section frame depending of section number

I'm a new Beamer user. The following code is there just to explain what I intent to do: Put on the "sectionpage" frames a picture with transparency, the transparency level being function of the ...
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Start a new page and avoid blank page [duplicate]

I want my \section is always in a new page, so I need a \newpage before \section. What about the current page is new page already? How do I avoid it?
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Cannot get line break in section heading in jss article. The section headings are centered

I am unable to get line breaks in my section headings - have tried all of the suggestions above. I am compiling in pdflatex and using the jss format. The section headings are centered for jss ...
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subsubsections numbering does not restart

I have a list of sections in my document... \section{animals} \section{places} etc.. I need to organize the contents within each section. To do this I decided to use subsubsections instead of ...
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Separate conclusion from a part [duplicate]

My doubt is I prepare a report,it has two parts various chapters under it. Part1 chapters Part2 chapters conclusion I want to separate the conclusion from part2. What is the solution?