{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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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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customized header in latex with chapter name on right side without CHAPTERNO [duplicate]

I want to put chapter name on right side of my header.I tried \leftmark but it is giving me CHAPTERNO.CHAPTERNAME format. However,I only want to have CHAPTERNAME. What can I do to suppress the chapter ...
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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?
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Title format and unnumbered sections

I'm writing a report that requires a particular style for titles as given by: \titleformat{\chapter}{\fontsize{22pt}{0}}{}{0em}{\bf\LARGE\thechapter\\ ~} This shows up as intended below: ...
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ConTeXt: Is there a way to show the \part heading?

I’m new to ConTeXt, and noticed that \part{Some title} (and neither \start part[title={Some title}]…\stoppart) will produce and output (besides an empty page with footer and header). Nevertheless, ...
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Remove section numbering from fancyhdr header

I have a document containing my course notes, and am attempting to alter the fancyhdr header as in the images below: Current Wanted Here is my current header code, with irrelevant parts ...
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Problem with position of float [duplicate]

I don't understand why does the float object appears above /section{}. This is my code: \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Section title and bibliography

I am trying to write my page of references, and would like to include it in my contents page, where it would be Chapter 10 However, I have included the \section{References} command, but also the ...
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Spacing after KOMA \section in multicol environment

I'm writing a two column paper using the KOMA scrartcl class and the multicol package. However, I start with a one column header, title and nomenclature section which take up most of my first page. In ...
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Recall chapter title after plates

I'd like to generate a catalogue of objects; after each section of the catalogue I'd like to print the plates which show those objects. However, printing the plates with the plates package means the ...
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pdfpages with alternate TOC entry

So what I'm trying to do is use the caption package with the pdfpages package so a alternate caption turns up in my toc. Sorry if the code didn't turn out perfect still new to posted on stack ...
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Underline subsection heading

Hi I am using latex for my dissertation and I need to make a change to conform to my school rules. I currently use the following commands for \subsection \makeatletter ...
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Customizing clean thesis

I am using the thesis template http://cleanthesis.der-ric.de/. In this template, there is no paragraph by default. As explained in Getting back the paragraph in cleanThesis?, the paragraph can be ...
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Custom subsection without newline

I've applied solution Chapters and verses of current page in header into my bible style. It gives text like this In above solution each verse is created by \subsection in new paragraph. I want to ...
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KOMA: format (sub) section number different that title

I want my subsection heading to have an italic title but an upright number: 1.2.3 My Title How can I reach this in KOMA? I only got the whole title in italics: \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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Adding a line break after \paragraph section and making it justified

I had a friend help me change the \paragraph section to include a line break after the end of the section title. However the end result is a ragged section that isn't justified and if the title is too ...
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Reusing the same tex files in different base files

I have a number of .tex files containing sections which are \input{} into a large document. I'd now like to create an "excerpt" document that includes only a subset of these sections. The problem is, ...
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Decrease spacing before chapter title in mwrep class

I thought it will be a piece of cake - I started with titlesec, but it ended up with: Non standard sectioning command detected(titlesec) Using default spacing and no format. Then I started ...
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Creating a section heading 'marker' in a medium font

I have used tikz to create a system of section headers that provide different 'marker' options that highlight different kinds of section, thus: I have defined a markerfont, Gill Sans, medium ...
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Customize index with section name, not page number

I would like to build an index where instead of a reference to a page number, I would have a reference to the section name of the term. So this is what I did (but which doesn't work) : ...
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Align section titles in margins properly

This is a follow-up to First paragraph indented after section title in margin, but I'm unable to vote, comment, or accept answers there because it's made under a guest account and not linked to this ...
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First paragraph indented after section title in margin

How do you keep the first paragraph from being indented, even when indentation is off, when using section titles in the margin? I'm pretty new to LaTeX, but I thought I was getting pretty good at it, ...
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Bibliography heading on every page

My thesis guideline states that bibliographies should continue to next page with heading "Kaynaklar Dizini devam ediyor" (meaning "Bibliography Continued"). I'm using memoir and biblatex. How can I ...
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header: subsection that is continued, not the one starting on the page [duplicate]

I have \documentclass{article} and I use fancyhdr like that: \fancyhead[L]{\slshape\nouppercase{\rightmark}} \renewcommand{\sectionmark}[1]{\markright{\thesection\ #1}} ...
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footnote for bibliography section title

I would like to add a footnote to the title of the bibliography (using bibtex). It would look something like this: Bibliography* reference 1 reference 2 etc. *This is a footnote for ...
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Exclude sections with empty titles from TOC

With the preamble that I built from the answer on \section with empty title. Show number next to first paragraph, I use \section{} and related with empty title, which will mark the first paragraph of ...
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Using tikz to create section “bars” and “markers”

Based upon this original post include section name, as well as number in mdframed (theorem) header, I am using tikz to create a series of bars and markers (e.g. Topic No, Summary, topic summary), ...
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\section with empty title. Show number next to first paragraph

I am working on a document in which the numbers of headers are displayed in a left margin, e.g. 1 Main header some text within the given section. 1.1 A Subheader Some text within ...
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Inclusion of a small image in a heading

I am trying, if possible, to include a small graphic at the beginning of a section or subsection heading. Something like: \includegraphics[width=0.1\columnwidth]{skull.jpg}\section{Immersions, ...
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Section author to be shown in footer

For my diploma thesis I need to write the author of each text section in the footer, to make visible who wrote that exact part. In comparison to Microsoft Word (I hate to do that u.u) you can enter ...
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How to add a framed box inside a paragraph?

I'm using little markers in some parts of my text and I wanted to add one of those to a paragraph entitling a list: \newcommand{\hip}{{\color{BlueViolet}\framebox[1.1\width]{HIP}}} ...
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Section Text Alignment

I need to define customize head levels. The numbered section wrapping text indentation should be removed. The below mentioned pictrue is my required output: MWE: ...
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Meanings of some macros in beamer source

In the source file beamerbasetoc.sty of beamer package there are these lines: \def\tableofcontents{\@ifnextchar[{\beamer@tableofcontents}{\beamer@tableofcontents[]}} \def\beamer@tableofcontents[#1]{% ...
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Adding colon or dash after section

I changed the format of subsubsection to remove the line breaks after them using titlesec package and the command \titleformat{\subsubsection}[runin]{\normalfont\bfseries}{\thesubsubsection.}{3pt}{} ...
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How to add text to a title without it appearing in the reference?

I'm trying to make a section title with additional information next to it. Currently I'm simply changing the style and adding the text directly to the section title but it has the unintended side ...