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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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My Own CV Template - Help!

I wanted to develop a hybrid of moderncv and article class, another CV template. I am facing difficulties. Here is my code till now: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{libertine} ...
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Indentation inside of text

I know that the title of this question might be a little bit confusing, but I don't know how can I solve my problem and even how to search for the solution. I want to make inside a long text something ...
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Hanging indents for \section headings

Sometimes, I do have long section headings that take more than one line. I would like to make second and each subsequent line of \section heading indented (so called 'hanging indent'). I know I can ...
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1answer
41 views

Indenting text and still allowing sections, pagebreaks and floats

I have a document where there are some sections with and some without subsections. When there are subsections, I want them (and all their content) to be indented. I have found several approaches to ...
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1answer
73 views

How to move section number and section into margin with scrbook without titlesec

I need to move section number and section heading as shown in figure below. MWE \documentclass[12pt,twoside=semi]{scrbook} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[showframe]{geometry} ...
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Latex inserts blank line AND indents new paragraph [duplicate]

I'm very new with LaTeX. My setup is as follows: \documentclass{llncs} \usepackage{makeidx} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{graphicx} %the above just for the case that it is relevant to the problem ...
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1answer
119 views

How to disable indentation in subsubsection using IEEEtran?

I am using IEEEtran and my sub subsections are indented. I tried using \parindent0pt but that removes the indentation of the paragraphs too. Any suggestion?
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Width of \chapter section with titlesec

I use the titlesec package for styling the sectioning commands. But I have a problem with the chapter width or right margin: The width of the text should only reach to the blue line, "Organisation" ...
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Have the chapter title stick out of the type area

I'm trying to place my chapter titles to the edge of the page, with a colored background box surrounding them. The surrounding boxes would need to be set outside of the body of the document. So far I ...
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Indent every \subsubsection element

I need to indent every \subsubsection element in my thesis. I think that the solution is something like this \renewcommand{\subsubsection}{some-magic-here} but i'm new of Latex and I have no idea ...
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Section indentation

I'd like to have each of my sections, subsections, etc indented similar to how code is normally nested: int func() {      if (x) { ...
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1answer
230 views

How to suppress indentation of first paragraph after heading?

I am writing a document in a class (elsarticle) that indents the first lines of all paragraphs, including the ones following headings. However, I would like to revert back to the default Latex ...
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49 views

Indent in a customized enviornment

Hullo. I have a doc, and am using a customized environment. I have tried putting the title for the next section simply as a subsection, but like the customized environment I have created. However, I ...
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same space between number and text in chapters/sections

I have been googleing for several hours now, my goal is to have the same indent for each chapter/section. Meaning there is the number but every chapter starts for example at 3cm from the left margin. ...
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1answer
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How to get headings indented as the first lines of paragraphs?

I would like the chapter and (sub)section headings to be indented as much as the first lines of paragraphs (\parindent value). By default using koma-script I get them aligned with left boundary of ...
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1answer
189 views

Title indentation after linebreak

I have a document with a few long-named sections, which break at two lines, like this: To meet some standards I need to change indentation of these titles (after \linebreak) at the level of normal ...
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1answer
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Why does indentation immediately after a section heading not work? [duplicate]

When I start a section and attempt to indent the first paragraph with \indent, the command has no effect: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} % Section 0 \indent Paragraph 1. % ...
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How can I get legal style indentation on section, subsection, subsubsec.. using titlesec?

So far, I've been trying code from various examples, and landed with: \usepackage(titlesec) \titleformat{\section}[block]{\bfseries}{\thesection.}{1em}{} ...
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Indentation after section title on a first item of “easylist” item

The code: % XeLaTeX \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{letterpaper} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[50, sharp]{easylist} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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Heading number in margin using titlesec and/or komascript

Using titlesec and/or komascript how do I format all headings so the number is left aligned in the margin, the title to the right, with a horizontal rule underneath it all (from margin to text width ...
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286 views

Layout for longer chapter title in Memoir class

I am using \chapterstyle{section} with \Huge\sffamily font. This means that some longer chapter titles spread over two lines. I get (a larger version of!) 2 A long title splitting as illustrated ...
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Translating custom \section format to titlesec

I have some custom \section formatting with a horizontal rule, and I'm trying to DRY out my code by using titlesec to define default formatting options. But I can't exactly reproduce what happens when ...
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Indent only first line in multi-line subsection header

I'm requested that my subsection titles look like this: However, so far I didn't manage to achieve that. titlesec documentation didn't help much. The best I could get is something like this: ...
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Pagination, left indent

I have created my personal style .sty, where I inserted all the declarations of my LaTeX document. In particular, I redefined \chapter, \section, \subsection, ..., so they appear as in the picture ...
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No indent in the first paragraph in a section in Plain TeX

I have checked no indent in the first paragraph in a section? but I think my question warrants a new thread, because my question is about Plain TeX. I am using Plain TeX. I would like to write a ...
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A zero \parskip and an unusual \paragraph result in overlapping paragraphs

I'm trying to debug a class provided by some journal. From times to times, the text appears completely garbled, or does not appear at all (I believe it is printed somewhere but probably out of the ...
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1answer
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How do I prevent the second \subsubsection in my document being indented [closed]

The problem I'm having is that my second subsubsection is being indented. Probably something which is being done automatically. However, I'm new to LaTeX and don't have a clue how to fix it, so can ...
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Paragraph after \section doesn't indent [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I indent the paragraphs which follow a heading? I want to ask why "Hello!" doesn't indent. % work1.tex \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Creating a bold and indented title.

Im working with an existing template and I need to make my sections bold and my subsections indented. I use the titlesec package. My Section style is this ...
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All subsections except first one are indented. How do you align them?

I am trying to figure out why my subsections are not aligning with the rest of my document. I is displaying that all the subsections following the first one are indented. ...
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Changing text below \section to be indented [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I indent the paragraphs which follow a heading? I'm using the report class in LaTeX and when I use, say \section{Foo} This is a section about Foo. I get ...
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1answer
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trying to set text where section header has different margin and textwidth from section text

i am trying to set some text where the section header has a different margin and textwidth from the section text. the screenshot shows a mockup of how i would like the final layout to look ...
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Indent or not based on section depth

I would like to know how to set it up so that a \subsubsection{} will indent the first paragraph but all other sectioning command of a higher level (\chapter{}, \section{}, and \subsection{}) will NOT ...
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Automatically adding \noindent after \section{*}

I'm using titlesec package and a document class ABNT Class which follows a Brazilian standard for document development. So far I've managed to follow the Brazilian Computer Association guidelines for ...
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Different indentations of same level in ToC

I am writing a paper for university and I need to do it according to style guides. Everything looks peachy, except for the ToC. This is how it comes out for me: The word "appendix" shouldn't ...
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Section indent or leftmargin

I use the titlesec package for decoration sections and subsections. But i do not know how to change leftmargin or indent for this. Look at the picture, the green line is where i want to move the ...
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Turn off Section Numbering without Affecting TOC Indentation

I am new to LaTex and I am writing a document where I do not want my sections to be numbered. I did a quick google search and found this line of code to turn them off: \setcounter{secnumdepth}{0} % ...
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Come back from a subsection

I would like in a Latex document making a sub-section and then go back to the level of the section. But I can find out how to do it. So my code: \documentclass[a4paper, 10pt]{article} ...
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How to use \addtocontents to indent to section/subsection names

\chapter{C} \section{S} \subsection{SS1} \subsection{SS2} \addcontentsline{toc}{subsection}{AddedSS} results in 1 C ................... 1 1.1 S ............... 1 1.1.1 SS1 ....... 1 ...
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Section in page header and TOC without number and no indention

I'm looking for advise about handling sections a a special way. What I want: Sections should not be numbered, they should be listed in the TOC and be available in the page header, and they should ...
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votes
1answer
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Accidental indent in multicols environment

I have some ugly (?) code that produces a vertical bar to the left of Sections. All is well until I introduce multicols right after the section start. That gives me an undesired indent for the first ...
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votes
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New line and no indent after \paragraph?

I tried to use a \paragraph-environment, but I do want a new line after the title and no indent in the first textline. New line is easy, but the first line is indented even if I use \noindent, ...
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votes
1answer
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Set first paragraph no indentation after re-definition of section

I'm trying to avoid the indentation of the first paragraph that is introduced by the SciTePress.sty style. I think that the problem is the redefinition of \section within the style. Because, if I ...
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No indent in the first paragraph in a section?

I am just curious that the following format looks good to you or not? The preamble I used is just \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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votes
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Cancelling first-line indents after section titles

Another probably very simple formatting question! Is it possible to define a rule that maintains first-line indents in general, but flushes left the first paragraph following a section heading? ...
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votes
1answer
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Formatting of multiline chapter headings using KOMA

I need (publisher requirement) to format the chapter headings in a document in such a way, that the chapter number is aligned with the text on the page, but if the chapter is longer than one line, the ...
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votes
1answer
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How can I align section titles and list environments in the left margin?

I was wondering if you could help me with some alignment issues. I've search both here and Google but haven't really found a decent solution. This is what I have (LaTeX default): 1 First section ...
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How can I indent the paragraphs which follow a heading?

I am trying to write a text where the first line of each paragraph has an indent(tab). But for some reason, in a chapter or a section or subsection, except the first paragraph, the rest of the ...