{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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Unifying article and report

I'm formating my thesis. When writing drafts I used documentclass article and now I'm migrating to a template which uses documentclass report. I don't like to manualy change \section to \chapter and ...
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How to change heading sizes in LaTeX

I want to make Heading1 16pt Heading2 14pt Heading3 13pt I am using AIT thesis class.
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ConTeXt: How to prevent new paragraph after \hrule in section heading?

I'm using ConTeXt, and trying to setup my document's subsection headings to start with a colored rule. However, any way I've tried doing this results in a rule placed a line higher than the heading ...
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Chapter/Section title in header without numbering

I want to have chapter and subsection in the headings of my document. but the numbering should not exist. Just to mention that I am using the XePersian package.
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this command (\setcounter{secnumdepth}{4}) gives a forth subsection, how to get a third subsection [closed]

I am wondering how to get 2.1.2.1 ( using the below commands, I got 2.1.2.0.1) I should not have the zero there. I need to show only up to the third subsection. \documentclass{report} ...
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Another section numbering format

My current section numbering format is something like this: 1 1.2 1.2,3 But I want it to be like this: 1- 1-2- 1-2-3- What should I do?
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Add numbered section to toc without using \section

I'd like to have a new section in line with the usual numbering, without it showing in the text. I include multiple PDF files using the \includepdf command. Each of them is a subsection which I'd like ...
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How not to expand acronym in ToC or section title

I want just the opposite to this post. Actually the idea is that in ToC, sections, chapters, etc titles the acronym is not expanded. But then the first time it is used in the text it should be ...
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Produce pdf of selected sections

I'm writing a commissioned chapter for a handbook and I want to produce a pdf of three specific sections of my document to send to a colleague who is writing a different chapter for the same handbook ...
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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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Unwanted vertical space/glue between consecutive custom \section macro calls

I am using XeTeX. I need to redefine the \section and \subsection commands in order to use some macros which don't behave well with the titlesec and/or sectsty packages. I found some code to do ...
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Parallel chapters in eledpar

I'm trying to typeset two parallel texts using eledpar. I want to have \chapter in both texts independently running in parallel. I would want to have two independent TOCs. When I add them they are ...
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Modifying the section, subsection and subsubsection style

I want to create this I want this to draw every time I use the command for the section, subsection and sub ​​subsection I already have the code for the graphics, but I do not know how to do all ...
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How can I keep the size of my subsubsection the same size as the paragraph font size?

I would like to keep my subsubsection header the same size of the paragraph font, can someone help me? at the moment the subsubsection font is the equivalent of \small whilst the paragraph font is ...
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Creating static numbered sections in a document

I am thinking of writing a class file for this, but a basic problem is stumping me. I have a document with numbered sections in which a particular section (say section 23) always contains a certain ...
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Unwanted italics in page headers (classicthesis)

In my section titles I sometimes have to use italic letters for the entry in the table of contents. Unfortunately, this results in italic letters in the page headers. How can I avoid this? The page ...
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Special sectioning requirements

I'm writing a book chapter and the editor has some specific formatting requirements. In particular, he wants the section titles to be centered and not bold. I'm using titlesec with: ...
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Adding a graphics in a subsection [duplicate]

I'm trying to add a small graphics which in PDF format in the subsection label but i'm getting errors. The code is: \subsection{Al-Razi \includegraphics[width=0.4cm]{images/rs} (864-930)} Is there ...
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using section types inside of blockquote

I'm still new to latex, but can someone explain to me why this one works: \begin{document} \begin{quote} \subsubsection{Just some Text} \end{quote} \end{document} but this one does not: ...
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How to move section label to new page if it is at the end of the page [duplicate]

In my report, sometimes, the section label is getting completely at the bottom, or if sometimes not completely, after the section label, there is only one or two lines, like the picture below: How ...
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Is there a \subsubsubsection command? [duplicate]

I could do \subsection{} and \subsubsection{} but not \subsubsubsection{}. This command does not seem to be available in LaTeX. Is there an alternative command?
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How to make amsart section titles like chapters in Book/Report?

I want them to look like this (also in toc): http://www.sharelatex.com/learn-scripts/images/f/f8/SectionsChaptersEx3.png How to achieve this? I'm sorry if this was unclear. I want titles to look ...
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How can I make subsections lose the section number within the section and gain the section number outside it?

For a paper I am typesetting, the author wants subsections to be written with single numerals. So far, OK, \renewcommand{\thesubsection}{\arabic{subsection}} does the job. Yet frequently, he ...
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(Re-)Setting the currents section name from within the section

I am trying to reset the currents section from somewhere "whithin" the section, but after the \section command. Is that even possible with the way LaTeX works? I know, it is possible to use the title ...
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Long form of acronyms capitalized in section headings

I use the glossaries package and defined headers often in section titles. In general I keep the first letter of each word in the headings in capital case, but if an acronym occurs the first time, it ...
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Section spacing suddenly dynamic

I'm using LaTex in combination with MikTex and just recently introduced the fancyhdr package to my thesis. For some reason, when using the \subsection or \subsubsection commands I sometimes get the ...
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Changing section number format without changing ToC

I am trying to stylize the numbering of sections/subsections/subsubsections using renewcommand like this: \renewcommand{\thesection}{\opensans\arabic{section}} ...
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How to prevent \section from starting on a new page in the scrartcl class?

I browsed through the question history for a while but could not find something helpful for my problem. Sorry, in case I missed a fitting case. I use document class scrartcl for writing my PhD ...
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Extra section level [duplicate]

I used the following code to add an extra level of section: \makeatletter \renewcommand\paragraph{\@startsection{paragraph}{4}{\z@}% {-2.5ex\@plus -1ex \@minus -.25ex}% ...
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Using Greek symbols in section title

How can I use Greek symbols as a part of section? For example, how may I create a section 'k-epsilon Turbulence Model'?
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Why won't my subsection appear correctly in the contents?

I need to show one subsubsection title in the main body of the text and another in the contents page. I have been using: \subsubsection[contents title]{text title} This had worked really well. Now ...
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Need a help about numbering and refering an Appendix

I have 6 sections in a paper, after that I wish to write Appendix A and Appendix B. In section 4, I wish to refer Appendix A as well as Appendix B somewhere. But it is showing $6$ instead of Appendix ...
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Tricky appendices: Issues with header or ToC. Ranking the appendices as subsections

I am trying to obtain a pretty appendix and ToC, however I am experiencing a number of issues and it seems that I have to choose: If I use the traditional code: \documentclass{article} ...
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In LyX, how can I remove the title and newline in a subsubsection?

I'm using the KOMA-script article class (\documentclass{scrartcl})and would like to remove the title and newline from the subsubsection, leaving me with a number followed by standard text. Ideally ...
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Equivalent of titlesec with sectsty

I am using \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{tipa} \titleformat{\section} {\normalfont\huge\bfseries} {\thesection\hskip 10pt\textpipe\hskip 10pt} {0pt} {} for formatting my sections. The ...
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“itemize” or “enumerate” IN section headings

Is it possible to use lists WITHIN section headings, subsection headings, etc.? I wanted to do so like \documentclass[11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{enumerate} %... \begin{document} \section{My three ...
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Sections are labeled as 0.x in the output [duplicate]

This is probably a very basic question, but I am new at this. I am using \section{} to create a new section. Latex labels it as 0.1. How can I get it to label it as 1.0? \documentclass{report} ...
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Table of contents points to wrong page for sections, not for subsection

I am using latex for a big report, using the article class. So far, so good. The problems is the table of contents does not point to the right page for sections. It works great for subsections (as ...
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Spacing capitals in section headings

I'm using titlesec to customise my section headings. I want to have my subsections in capitals, which I can achieve with the \uppercase function, but all typographic style guides suggest that caps ...
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Section Headings With Long Titles

I am trying to use latex to write my thesis, and I have modified a template to use, but am having trouble with some of my section headings. Specifically, with the weird spacing between words caused by ...
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Big space between subsection, text and graphics

I have a problem with space between subsection, text and image. I have code: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} \subsection{Some ...
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Preserve memoir headings for 1 page

The default behavior of the memoir package is to change the headings immediately upon sectioning. This is counterintuitive to me, as I think the headings are to remind the reader of the section they ...
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Adding a postscript (not referring to a file type!) section at the end of a document

I'm trying to add a section at the end of a document, and indicate the late edit by calling the section "Postscript." Is there a style or package for this that does this nicely? Or should I just do it ...
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Section and chapter problem [closed]

I have a problem about section/chapter. I'm writing a book and the final chapter is the exercises solution. To become better, I used \chapter*{Solutions}in this one and add it to the summary using ...
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Making the “Part 1” disappear in \part format

I am making a bank of exercises for a course. To do this, I use the exam class, which uses the same sectioning as the article class. To do this, I have a separate .tex files with the questions, ...
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KOMA-script: enddot with appendix

Using the \appendix command somwhere in a KOMA-script document (in my case scrreprt) should change the behaviour of the enddot in a sectioning command: The chapters should only have an enddot if the ...
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Horizontal margin over each section?

How can I draw a horizontal margin over each section? This is what I want to achieve (horizontal line respecting margins) Cheers
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Control line spacing of section headings

I use macro and titlesec package to create custom \section heading. \documentclass[final]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{titlesec} \titlespacing*{\section}{0pt}{1em}{0.3em} \def ...
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No section number and title be printed in PDF output in LaTex [duplicate]

I am using documentclass{book} to write a thesis. All my tables and figures go into the appendix, which consists of two chapters: one is Tables, another is Figures. And there are several sections in ...
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Where can I find definition of starred version of \chapter command to redefine it

General question I need to redefine how starred version of \chapter command (that is \chapter*) works in book class. I found definition of not-starred version of \chapter command in book class: ...