{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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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: ...
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How to not display chapter number in section number (titlesec)

I'm using titlesec to manipulate title and section and other. Here is what I'm using: \titleformat{\chapter} [frame] {\normalfont} {\filright \footnotesize \enspace LP \thechapter ...
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how to include photo and format section headings

I would like to include an image on the top right of the document (above the horizontal line). Also, I would like to format the section headings (which appear on the left margin of the document) to ...
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Error With Subsection

I found an error in this document: \documentclass[a4paper , 12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{hyphenat} %\usepackage{indentfirst} %\usepackage{multicol} %\usepackage{blindtext} ...
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Customise to a more fancier chapter opening

In the previous question, I tried to ask for one style per chapter. This time I would like to ask for customise the chapter opening. However, my case is a bit complicated, let us see the MWE first. ...
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Automate the description of the paper

Most or all papers have a final paragraph in the introduction that describes the sections that are present. I'd like to generate it automatically, I guess this should be possible because it is mostly ...
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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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Chapters with long descriptive titles

I have document which require me that chapter headings consist of two parts: (1) Chapter number (Chapter 1, Chapter One etc.) or any other text with similar function and (2) descriptive title below ...
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Chemnum sublabels in section-titles not working properly [closed]

Problem I'm encountering the problem, that sublabeling \cmpd+{cmpd:main.sub} does not work properly in section-titles, since the sublables are missing in section-titles and ToC. Its also not ...
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Highlight current section in beamer

I'd like to highlight the current section in my table of contents on all slides which are part of the section. At the moment the section is only highlighted on the slides without subsections. ...
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Removing space after section heading after using baselineskip

Basically after setting a large \baselineskip there is now a huge space under my section heading: source: \documentclass[14pt,extrafontsizes]{memoir} \usepackage[margin=10pt,paperwidth=496pt, ...
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partially non capital section title

I try to do a partially small capital title because of a Name. How would I do that? A mwe is given below: \documentclass{JAC2003} \begin{document} \section{BIGsmallBIG} \end{document} leads ...
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How to generate a “<section>-continued” heading after page-break which works with longtable?

I have read the question and answers about the "-continued" heading. The code given in the answers doesn't help me. Thats why I am posting a follow-up-question here. I want to re-display the ...
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Question about headings

I'm currently learning LaTeX and want to know how to make headings like in this document: http://www.math.northwestern.edu/~kra/papers/primes.pdf Like 1. Introduction 2. etc etc I'm thinking that ...
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breaking a section between two pages

I have a document with below Section command, if the size of items inside the section increase to more than a page it moves the whole section to next page, but I want to break the section between two ...
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Description of a chapter in a page

I would like to decorate my headlines (section, subsection, etc.) by adding foreach a chapter a description area. This picture is a screenshot document where the headline has the formating, layout ...
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KOMA-script modify part* page

My document has parts and *parts. I redefined the \part to print only a decorated number, that's working fine. Now I need \part* to print a decoration using the same style as \part. \part*{} ships out ...
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“Title page” for section

I want to modify the section headers. Every time I create a new section, I want a simple card (something similar to a title page: something like the first answer on this question Creating a titlepage) ...
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Color only subsection header but NOT its toc entry

I'm having hard times trying to color some lines of my document. I want to color just the title of a subsection, but I don't want that the corresponding title in TOC is colored too. What I have now ...
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Question on spacing in the book document class

I have 2 questions regrading the spacing is concerned. 1. How to reduce the space between the heading of the paragraph in the paragraph command and the content? Usually, the space provided is far ...