{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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section head box different font-size and two arguments in a level section

I'm expecting the below section heading is different box and section number is different box. After A level section default 4 icons need to print below (please refer screenshot). ![enter image ...
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alternative to \paragraph in amsart

I have a mathematical proof which is long so I have split it up into different sections using \paragraph (eg. \paragraph{The first step}...) In article mode, the text in the paragraph command is ...
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How to customize chapter heading in thesis?

I need help in formatting my thesis. I m using isuthesis class. My university guidelines doesnt match with isuthesis CHAPTER HEADING STYLE AND SECTION HEADING STYLE. aCCORDING TO UNIVERSITY, The ...
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Formatting chapter style in REPORT document class [on hold]

I am trying to write my Thesis using LaTeX. I am using the report document class. I have created multiple TeX files (one each for abstract, acknowledgment, and chapters) using 'chapters'. When I use ...
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All figures at end of section (or Chapter) but in the order they were cited in the text

I've been trying to do this for so long, it would make my life so much easier. I have a *.tex file containing all the details of the figures in a chapter (but not necessarily in the right order), ...
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KOMA-Script - scrreprt, twoside, open=right, chapter headings on wrong side

I want to use KOMA-Script's scrreprt for my thesis. Unfortunately, I have hardly any previous experience with proper twoside formatting and seem to be unable to get openright working. In fact, neither ...
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How do you add a newline between section number and section title?

Basically I want something to look like: 1 Section title I'm using the titlesec package. Also on another note, I managed to get my subsubsections to not show without any numbering as 1.1.2 (as is ...
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section head two environment with different size boxes

I have two arguments in section and how to print the second optional argument in the same boxes. How do increase the box width should be upto paperwidth. My MWE is: \documentclass{book} ...
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Section headings in classicthesis and mathbf gives wrong capitalization

Consider the following TeX (which I compile with XeLaTeX). \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrbook} \usepackage[beramono,eulermath]{classicthesis} \title{On Something} \author{Someone} ...
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Add a space before a section but not before the first one

I'm trying to define my own subsection-like command by using this: \newcounter{oef} \setcounter{oef}{1} \newcommand{\oef}{{\medskip\large\bf Oefening \theoef\par\medskip}} So, when I use this: ...
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How to use subsubsection in “moderncv” class?

How to put subsubsection in "moderncv" class? Only upto subsection is working in my script.
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Removing indent for second subsection

I'm having an issue where the I have the a section followed by two subsections. The first of the subsections is not indented while the second one is- I would like to remove the second indentation. ...
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Getting the \currentsection and \currentsubsection in memoir

As you know in memoir there's no easy way to get the current section and/or subsection, you can only get the \currenttitle, which tells you the header of the last sectioning command. That's a ...
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Capitalizing only the first word of the sentence in Section,Subsection

I am using the book class and I wrote all the parts, sections, subsections as \section{My Section Is Like This} that I produce something like this My Section Is Like This My editor asked to ...
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New command to number paragraphs (related counter)

I use KOMA class (scrbook). My goal : I try to create a command (let's say \verset) that will display a number, each time indented. A title should be put as argument An example : \verset \lipsum ...
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I need centered, unnumbered section titles [duplicate]

Every business book I have seen have section and subsection titles centered and without numbers. If you just browse business books on Amazon and look at the preview you will see what I mean. ...
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Force LaTeX image to appear in the section in which it's declared [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with? Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned How can I force an image in a ...
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Remove indent from 1st paragraph after chapter, section, subsection in memoir class

i have 2 issues with my document A. First of all i never thought it would be so difficult to have 0 indent in 1st paragraph following chapter, section an subsection headings. I've read that it's 0 by ...
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Formatting Section in KOMA-Script

I am using KOMA-Script (scrartcl). I am trying to figure out how can I achieve the section formatting similar to this figure. I found a CV example using "res" class (CV using "res" class), but I ...
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Setting vertical spacing between different document elements at the same time

I have the following problem. Let's define three types of document elements: Titles, Paragraphs and Longtables. The problem is to setup vertical spaces between them independently. For example, let's ...
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Help with putting footnote in the Section

I am trying put footnote in the section for the document with documentclass res.cls. I am using the following tex file but I am not getting the desired result. Basically I am not seeing any footnote. ...
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Customize single \part sectioning command with correct TOC links in PDF?

I want to use one \part (so, not all) as numbered sectioning command (so, no \part*), but I want to have a separate entry for the actual part title, separate one for the TOC typeset in PDF, and ...
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Controlling properties of sections and subsections

\documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage[ top=3.5cm, bottom=2cm, left=3.5cm, right=2cm, headsep=1.5cm, ]{geometry} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{sectsty} \pagestyle{fancy} ...
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latex dynamic subsection nesting

I need to find a command/environment that allows me to nest a [sub]section one level deeper than the level of the parent [sub]section. For example, given this syntax, \section{Foo} ...
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How to not indent the section title

I have a document with article class. And the header for section and subsection is indented. I would like to make it so that the header lines up with paragraph that is not indented. For example ...
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How to use `\leftmark` as a word in my text?

I have this code: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \begin{document} \section{random} This section is called \leftmark. \end{document} But only appears the following ...
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Multisection bibliography item [closed]

I have a bibliography in my book article as follow : \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[pdftex]{hyperref} \hypersetup{ bookmarks=true, colorlinks=true, pdftitle={Title}, ...
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How to prevent header being the last line of page?

Hi. How to prevent breaking of section header and section content? It is very strange behaviour for LaTeX, but it happened and I want to fix it. Code of this section is below: ...
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TOC entries and labels for included PDF pages

I am embedding full pages from another PDF document (using the pdfpages package), but I would like to be able to declare my own section headings before each embedded document (for e.g. hyperlinking / ...
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how to make unnumbered sections aligned in table of contents?

I have the following code to create table of contents: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \section{section A} ...
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Additional sectioning levels above book

I am using memoir which currently supports book, part, chapter, section, subsection, etc... I would like an additional layer above this (say "volume") which behaves well (numbered and appears in a ...
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Line break between \partname\thepart and \part in formatted header

How can I get the formatted \part to show Part I in one line and the Name of the Part One in the other line (line break) as it shows in the \chapter without formatting? \documentclass{report} ...
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Hide section number but keep in table of contents [duplicate]

I want to hide a section number in the headings of section like this: \section*{Abstract} Turns out if I put an asterisk in the section command like this, the number is not present in the heading ...
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Number paragraphs according to containing entity

Is there a way to have paragraphs at different depths in the sectioning hierarchy? For example, in my dissertation background chapter, I don't need five levels ...
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\newcommand doesn't work with \section and \chapter

I have a newcommand defined as follows: \newcommand{\met}{\cancel{\it{E}}_{T}} When I try to place it into a \section like this: \chapter{\met} I get error messages like this: ! Undefined ...
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Change spacing above and below chapter [duplicate]

I have following document: \documentclass[final]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{titlesec} \titlespacing{\chapter}{0pt}{0pt}{0pt} \begin{document} \chapter*{Chapter One} \lipsum{1-5} ...
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Section title appearing only in table of contents

I want to create some "phantom" section, so this means that I dont want the section title to appear in te page but I still want it to appear in the table of contents and also use it with hyperref. In ...
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Start new page with each section

I would like to start each section on a new page. Is adding the following to my preamble this the preferred method, or a hack? \let\stdsection\section \renewcommand\section{\newpage\stdsection}
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Appending “Chapter #:” to numbered chapters but not unnumbered ones in a bibliography by section

I use the following code to general a bibliography-by-section in a 'book' document, but this appends "Chapter #:" to all chapters, including unnumbered ones. How can I modify the code to only append ...
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Reduce the vertical spacing just before the chapter start [duplicate]

Please help me out to reduce the vertical space at chapter start. The link for the .tex, .cls file along with the problem snapshot - ...
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How to reduce the gap at the begining of chapter 1?

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{mnnit} \usepackage{graphicx,times,epsfig,amsmath} \usepackage[Sonny]{myfancy} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{5} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{subfig} ...
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Glossary-like list of subsection headings

I have a document, that has same subsection headings on multiple pages. I would like to create something like a glossary, that prints the list of headings and references to the pages where the ...
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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.
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Margin adjustment for section text

I've been messing with my margins, section dimensions, geometry package dimensions, and titlesec settings to get this layout (and have, so far, failed): (left margin set at 0.75in) ...
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Headline merges with chapter title in top text

I am facing an issue where the subsection headline crashes with the chapter title in the top page text in my document. Is there a way to solve this, and by not changing the subsection title and the ...
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Change format of chapter number in memoir class

I am using XeLaTeX with the memoir class and Greek text and I would like to change the chapter title to be uppercase instead of lowercase I have this \chapter{Αποτελεσματικότητα του Ανταγωνιστικού ...
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Change color of sections in resume class

I would like to change the color of the name on top and the titles of the rSection in "light gray". How can I do that? ...
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Assign categories to subsection, the create list of categories (like list of figures)

Basically I'm using LaTeX to organize my sheet music. Each piece of music is a subsection, which shows up in the ToC. What I would like to do is assign a category to each piece of music and then ...
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How to remove unwanted asterisk that appears in margin when multibib is used with custom Section command?

Background - I'm modifying a fairly well documented LaTex CV to build my own. All works well, till I tried to add publications using the multibib package (using this answer in Tex.SE). When I ...
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Fine-grained control of sectioning numbers displayed in TOC?

I'm writing a book, and I would like to have (relatively?) fine-grained control of what numbers are printed in the TOC. No numbers printed for chapters, only their names. Section numbers printed for ...