{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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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 ...
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Wrong section Number

I'm having troubles with sections number...Each section continues the numeration of the precedent one, although a new chapter has started. here is a MWE \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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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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Custom chapter style with Tikz and the report class

I'm trying to use the same procedure than Customizing chapter style with tikz, for the report class and twoside printing. However for even pages i'm having an unespected behavior (see Fig 2). While ...
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label separator between the section number and title to 0pt

I'm writing my thesis using mitthesis class. However, the numbering of the sections and subsections is not what I want. Right now my document has this numbering, but the 0 in X.0.X and X.0.Y should ...
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Apply Chapter heading style to table of contents/bibliography heading

I am using the following fancy styles for chapter headings \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage[hidelinks]{hyperref} \usepackage[% ...
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Unbold section and subsection heading [duplicate]

I am using this format for my section and subsection headings (it is centered and numbers have dots): \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[center]{titlesec} \titlelabel{\thetitle.\quad} %dots ...
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\autoref showing subsection and subsubsection

I'm using the \autoref command from the hyperref package. I have the following code: \subsection{Foo} \label{ssec:bar} This is the overview. \subsubsection{Bar} \label{sssec:bar} This is the small ...
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How to add dot after \section number in headline and ToC, without adding dot to \ref command

I need \section (\subsection, \subsubsection ...) titles printed with dot after numbering. Example: My Title For this purpose i use: \renewcommand\thesection{\normalfont \arabic{section}.} ...
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Sectionnumber right in beamer

I'm fortunately allowed to use LaTeX instead of PowerPoint for a teaching lesson but I have to recreate the original design of the PowerPoint slides. Now I need to bring the section numbers on ...
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Cross references to “false” sections (see “subsections as an enumerate”)

This question on Subsections as an enumerate was exactly what I wanted to ask yesterday, and StevenB.Segletes' answer almost does what I want, but it doesn't seem to quite work. I can't really post ...
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Subsections as an enumerate

I want to have subsections named all the same with a number behind it. The straight forward approach I came up with is this: \section{User Stories} \subsection*{Userstory 1} This is story 1 ...
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“Literal” and numerical numbering of chapters

I ask another question related to this one "Literal" numbering of chapters but not in contents which was not "precise"... This question is the exact one, with an example... This example ...
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Aligning defined section title correctly

This is a MWE of a section title I'm trying to define in a large project. \documentclass[a2,portrait]{a0poster} \usepackage{tikz} % Blue section, large, text on next line. ...
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Is it possible to hide chapter numbering for non-chapter headers and TOC listings

I'm writing an edited collection of essays using a Scrivener-MMD-latex workflow (using the memoir class) and would like to hide chapter numbering for all items that aren't actually chapters. Here's a ...
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How to adjust tableofcontents?

How Can I adjust \tableofcontents in this way ? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,x11names]{article} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} ...
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Create new section commands (with correct TOC entries) in KOMA-Script

What is needed to make a new sectioning command which outputs a correct entry in the TOC? For example, a command \foo which outputs something similar to \subsection in the TOC (and in the main ...
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Placing \section inside makebox

I would like to have an image on the same line as my section header. This is the code \makebox[\textwidth][s]{% \section{Header} \hfill ...
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latex end section or sebsection

how can I specify the end of subsection. In my example: I have a subsection with only 3 rows, but I see the next paragraph also as continuance of the subsection: \subsection{Kontrolle} Zur ...
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Numbering appendices by letter instead of number

I'm trying to get a hold of numbering the letter of the Appendices. This is how it looks now: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, twoside]{article} % PACKAGES \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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How to align section heading left with revtex4-1

I am using revtex4-1 and section headings are aligned in the center. How do I modify this?
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((Sub)sub)section as page number: Section instead of subsection shown

This is a follow-up question to How to define a page number showing the current ((sub)sub)section? where Werner helped me to display the ((sub)sub)section number in the page foot. I discovered a ...
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How to make a section without margin with the command “\exersize” like this:

‎ \documentclass[12pt‎ , ‎a4paper]{report}‎ \usepackage[framemethod=TikZ]{mdframed} \usepackage{xcolor}‎ \usepackage{titlesec}‎‎ ...
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Gradient fill around section headings

Trying to make a document that has gradient fill around section titles, that are not effected by margins, as such: I managed to get the gradient effect but I can't figure out how to get it to start ...
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Figure as superscript in section title

I would like to have a section title of special type: I need it to be a letter with a figure in superscript. My code (that does not work) would be: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Use \textsc for \name and \section in moderncv

I am trying to use \textsc for name and section titles in moderncv template. However, the font seems weird. For example, looking at the following two examples, one for normal section title, one with ...
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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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Chapter Title adjusting with koma-script

The following minimal working example is not giving me the desired results. I would like to keep the chapter titles layout, but without using the titlesec package. The titlesec package is interfering ...
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Reducing the line spacing of multi-line section headings in memoir

[This is essentially a memoir-specific version of this question.] How can I reduce the line spacing within section (or other) headings in memoir without affecting the spacing to the body text above? ...
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LaTeX Appendices: \chapter to \section, Appendix-numbers & Reset page-numbers

I found in the following question&solution the solution for using \chapter for appendices: Keep "Appendix #" in the appendix title, but remove the appendix from the table of contents ...
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How to do subsections for a homework problem?

I have a homework question and I have \section*{Problem 1} which has parts (a), (b)... how do I properly section each part?
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More layers of sectioning in article class

I'm using LaTeX for a university assignment and my professor has some strange formatting rules: There are 7 layers of sectioning, which all have to appear in the table of contents. This is more then ...
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How to define a page number showing the current ((sub)sub)section?

I try to print the section (with (sub)subsections) in the page foot. For this I defined a new page number. It works fine on the first four, but not on the last page... The goal is to have ``Section ...
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How can I add the bibliography as a numbered entry in the table of contents? [duplicate]

My table of contents currently looks as follows: 1 Introduction 2 Related Work 3 xyz … … … 8 conclusions References However, I would like "References" to be numbered (9). How can ...
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\cref does not work for Section in emulateapj.cls

While \cref works quite well for me, it doesn't seem to recognise section labels when used in emulateapj.cls framework. Here's an example: ...
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Misalignment chapter titles with hang option of titlesec package and redefined \cleardoublepage

When I redefine the command \cleardoublepage to include the words "This page has been intentionally left blank", the titles of the chapters are misaligned. \documentclass{book} \usepackage[a4paper, ...
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Remove numbering from `thebibliography` header

So I realize I'm asking for trouble with this question because of its unknown document class, but... I'm using my university's document class for my dissertation (a requirement), and thus it's not a ...
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Unnumbered sections appearing in TOC in REVTeX 4.1

I'm having a problem with REVTeX adding unnumbered sections to my TOC. Here's a small example: \documentclass[]{revtex4-1} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \newpage ...
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Issues with unnumbered headers

I am trying to create a subsection header without a number and without this header showing up in the TOC. So using a '*' should do the job as follows: `\section*{My unnumbered header}` However, ...
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Contents page in two different languages

I'm currently writing a report where all of my titles are in French and hence my table of contents is also in French. I however need to also include a contents table in English and I was wondering if ...
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Is it possible make the section names globally title case?

I don't want to change them one by one. I am wondering how to make the section names globally title case? That is "This is a Title Case Section Name". It would be nice if you can also give answers ...
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How to put \ast in bookmark?

I need \section{\texorpdfstring{$V^\ast$}{V\textasciicircum\ast}} but \ast yields a warning.
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How to end an unnumbered subsection?

I cannot find a way to end an unnumbered subsection. I either have an unnumbered subsection \subsection*{} with no end or an environment \begin{subsection} This is some arbitrary content. ...