{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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Sectionmark escaping and numbering problem

I have a document, where I wanted to use \sectionmark to make the heading shorter, but keep the long section title in TOC. Unfortunately, doing that is wrong (the long title is output for header) if ...
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Adding a circle to a section title

I want a circle around a roman numeral inside a section title. A command \circled is made from: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tikz} ... %Circle around characters ...
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Small caps with \textsc in subsections [duplicate]

The code \subsection{\textsc{Should be in small caps} $\cdot$ Normal tekst} \textsc{This text is in small caps} gives the output The \textsc command works fine in normal text but not in a ...
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Problem with images and different sections

I am having problems with images and sections. Here is an example. My fig 4 is from the section A, and i think that it doesn't fit in the section A because of the end of the page and LaTeX put it in ...
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New \settitles command

I'm new in LaTeX and i'm currently trying to modify a .sty in order to have my own presentation style (I often need to make new presentations). What I'm trying to do is to create a \settitles command ...
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RevTex4-1 figure reference wrong number? [duplicate]

I have included a graphic using \includegraphics into a \begin{figure} \end{figure} in revtex4-1. The figure appears in section II (i.e. 2) but the caption of the figure says Fig.1 (this is not a ...
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Make subsection text appear left aligned within the defined left margin?

How can I make subsection text appear left aligned within the defined left margin, with its "own" margin of 0.75in (instead of 3.0in)? I believe the package for the task is titlesec but I'm open to ...
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landscape table in horizontally oriented page

I'd like to insert a table in landscape form but I'd like page's orientation to remain horizontal. In the page, there would be only the section's title and the table. I've got them but in separate ...
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Writing additional \section commands

My company has a Word document with lots of styles based on the basic headings. I need to create LaTeX equivalents and am struggling with how to do so because I need to do more than just redefine ...
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Section title ruler on right side center-aligned

I want do exactly this: http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=44&p=42626 But as a general command for all subsection titles. I have the feeling that I am going to use the ...
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Sections in Nomenclature using Lyx

I am finalizing my thesis using LyX and I want to make two sections in Nomenclature (One with abbreviations and another with symbols). There a tutorial in lyx wiki about sectioning Nomenclature, but ...
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Swap “Part” and corresponding number

I am trying to figure out how I can swap the word "Part" and the part's number in my document. The default style for \part{mypartname} is something like: Part I: mypartname However, I want it to be ...
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Subsection and section numbers

I have question because I can't find anywhere answer. Is it possible in latex to number sections like this: 14 First (here I now `\addtocounter{section}{21}`) But how can i do it with ...
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How to use `\texorpdfstring`. Characters disappear

I'm using hyperref, which causes trouble when having math in my section title. MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{fixltx2e} \begin{document} \section{Basis for ...
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Small symbol next to section headers

I am writing a school report which has to be evaluated by two different teachers. I need to mark which sections each teacher should read. I guess I can make a small symbol next to the header to mark ...
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Footnote of several paragraphs length to section title

I have a long footnote attached to a section title. It spans three paragraphs. Latex complains ! Paragraph ended before \M@sect was complete.. What's the best way of doing this, if one has to do it at ...
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Pausesubsections pauses even when there are none

I have started writing a beamer, and up until now everything was going fine (I only had 1 section with no subsection). Of course, I got to the point where I wanted to add another section, but with ...
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How can I get rid of the section that the bibliography environment creates?

I am working on a short presentation using beamer. As the presentation is fairly short (less than 15 slides), I decided not to set sections within the presentation. The problem I am having is that, ...
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How can I put the section or chapter number in the section or chapter title

I am using the university thesis template which has the chapter/section headings setup in a way that prevents using hyperref. The problem is they use \setcounter{secnumdepth}{0} so there is no ...
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How to create partial borders around section titles

I am needing to create subsection and subsubsection titles that have 2 out of 4 sides bordered. One of them is a solid border, the other a dotted border. Is this possible with LaTeX? I haven't ...
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Why is there an overfull \vbox with only \sub- \subsub- \sections? [duplicate]

I just got started using tex and created a file that only contains the (\sub- / \subsub-) \sections of my text. When I tried to turn it into a pdf file it didn't look right. The first page was blank ...
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Tikz Picture in chapter title and spacing to to chapter body

The following minimal working example \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to number References section using \bibliography{…} command?

I use the\bibliography{bibtexfile}{} command to generate my bibliography, but this creates a References section with the numbering suppressed. How do I make the number for the section appear?
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Spacing between section, subsection, subsub… etc

I'm in the process of writing my bachelor thesis. The problem is: standards. Question: How to make the spacing between text and titles (chapters, sections, subsections etc.) but still hold the ...
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How to get section numbers and page numbers with Bengali numerals in latex or xetex?

How i can give section numbers and page numbers with Bengali numerals in latex?
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Height chapter number or height chapter name in memoir

I use memoir class. I want add some vertical space before chapter name or chapter number. I got that with \beforechapskip command, but this way add a fixed vertical space for all chapters. There are ...
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How to adjust line spacing in wrapped chapter lines with KOMA-script?

I'm using scrbook. Some chapter titles are long and wrap, some of those even twice. When it goes on the third line, the spacing is different than that between the first and second lines. Looks ...
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Subsubsection displaced! [closed]

For some reason my subsubsections appear outside my page! How do I fix this problem?
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How to add ``acknowledgements'' on documentclass ``memoir''?

I am using \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{memoir} for a writing a paper, and would like to add acknowledgements. But I can't do this. My plan is to put this after abstract and before ...
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KOMA-Script: How to style the title of a chapter

How does one apply a custom styling to the chaptertitle in KOMA-Script? I know about the existence of the titlesec package but I've read that it doesn't play very well with KOMA-Script which outputs a ...
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Configure appendix header

In my double-sided latex document I'm using \pagestyle{scrheadings} This will display on an even resp. odd page the following SECTION TITLE resp. SUBSECTION TITLE. However for the appendix I ...
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How to reset \markright without breaking \sectionmark?

I'm using scrbook for a collection of papers. Every chapter has a different author, and is typeset with a custom command. I want the headers alternate between chapter and author (rather than whatever ...
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Automatic creations of labels

I have a bad habit of not labeling my headlines and I find creating them afterwards rather cumbersome. Is there any script/program that can create a label automatically from the headline, so that ...
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dynamic title size using titlesec

Is there a way to dynamically size titles as part of a \titleformat (from the titlesec package) definition? I'd like to scale titles of different lengths to be the same width (relative to \textwidth) ...
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How to know if there is any section in a chapter

I want to use a conditional expression that modifies the chapter title depending if the chapter has some sections or not. Example: \ifnum \value{chaptersections}>0 \setchaptername1 \else ...
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Changing the position of the Chapter heading

I am trying to alter the chapter heading that is preset in the book template. I have found a style I like from Vincent Zoonekynd’s web-page, http://zoonek.free.fr/LaTeX/LaTeX_samples_chapter/0.html, ...
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Using titleps with unnumbered sections

When I use unnumbered sections, my titleps headers seem to inherit the section name and numbering from the previous section: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Multiple chapters per page, only if they “fit”

I am typesetting a book which has some very short chapters. If two consecutive chapters are short enough, I would like to fit them both on the same page. Otherwise, the next chapter should always ...
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How to use several sectioning trees (Chapter, Section…) in parallel and in the same document

I am actually writing my thesis and I would like to insert one of my paper inside, but keeping the original numbering. The simplest way to understand what I am trying to do is to give an example: ...
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Change the word “Chapter” [closed]

I'm using the following code and the question is, how can I change the word "Chapter" for "Chapitre" (in French)? Thanks in advance!: \documentclass[ fontsize=12pt, ...
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Global option to turn on/off section numbering [duplicate]

Suppose I want to change from numbering my \sections, \subsections, and so on to not numbering them. As far as I know, the only way is to manually change (e.g.) \section{Foo} to \section*{Foo} and so ...
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In memoir how to change title-style of a new environment?

Using the "memoir" envirnmenon I would like to have the same title-style for my chapter as for example "conclusion and outlook". For my chapter I use the code \makeatletter ...
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Section heading with quotes and brackets

I am writing the appendix for my thesis in which I am briefly reviewing some reference publications. I would ideally want to name the sections after the publications with the author list captured ...
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Fancy header and footer including images with tikz

Consider the following code: % DOCUMENT TYPE \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} % PACKAGES \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Recursively import sub-document at arbitrary level

Consider the following subimportlevel macro: packages.tex \usepackage{import} \usepackage{coseoul} \newcommand{\subimportlevel}[3]{ \setcounter{currentlevel}{#3} \subimport*{#1}{#2} ...
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Issues with tables being moved to next page due to empty space

I have an issue with my tables not wanting to fit onto the pages of my document. As can be seen by the first page, there is plenty of room for the tables, but for some reason on page two there is a ...
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How to make \dropchapter work with \chapter* (epigraph package)?

I would like quite a long quote before my chapter title, a need which is perfectly fulfilled by using the \epigraphhead command provided with the epigraph package. However, because the quote is very ...
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How to change the 'Section' title and its arrangement in a LaTeX document

I am handing in an assignment that is structured by exercises, rather than sections. I have already written my responses using the \section{} command and would now like to structure the final output ...
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footnote misplaced on page

% Chapter 1 \chapter{Task-A} % Main chapter title \label{Chapter1} % For referencing the chapter elsewhere, use \ref{Chapter1} \lhead{Chapter 1. \emph{Task-A}} % This is for the header on each page - ...
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custom chapter numbering with decimals

I would like to start a report with the Chapter 3.6 (and consecutive) until 3.9. I have been looking for these types of commands, but they are not working as I want. Please help