{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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Display beamer headline in frames conditional on section and subsection environments

I'm trying to create a beamer presentation (in LyX) where frames conditionally display a headline containing section and subsection navigation depending on (a) whether a frame is in a section ...
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How can I 'uniquify' RefTeX label defaults?

When you create a new section within AUCTeX (using C-c C-s) and give the section a name, RefTeX will prompt you for a title, insert the section, and then prompt you for a label. This label is ...
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Reference non-included chapters in large document

I have a large document that contains many different chapters which reference each other. The body of the main latex file looks something like: \maketitle \tableofcontents \include{chapter1} ...
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Follow up to underline subsections - incompatibility between lineno, sectsty, and ulem

In answering the question Underline subsections, I provided an answer which relied on the sectsty package (as compared to @GonzaloMedina's answer, which used the titlesec package). Ultimately, ...
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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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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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How to limit the width of a subheading?

The thesis formatting manual has the following requirement: Subheading width: A long subheading title should be divided into two or more lines. No single line may be wider than 4 inches. ...
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Auto fold sections on startup

I am working on a large document in TeXstudio and always become a bit daunted when i see the wall of text in the document. The first thing I do then is to fold all sections in the document to get a ...
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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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Space after Proof Environment to next Section

I am using a modified definition of a proof environment: \makeatletter \renewenvironment{proof}[1][\proofname]{\par \pushQED{\qed}% \normalfont \topsep1\p@\@plus3\p@\relax \trivlist ...
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Incorrect page number counter in beamer using sections

I am trying to put together a beamer document put together using multiple sections where frame numbers restart at each section and I can leave certain frames at the beginning of the document and at ...
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How to set bookmark anchor so \section- and \section*-bookmark behaves the same

If I make a \section and \section* bookmark, the anchor points to the two sections in a different place. A small vertical space is added to \section* (see png-files). How can I make sure the anchor is ...
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polyglossia error when \section is used

When I use \section{abcd} in this document, I get a polyglossia error. The document without \section{} compiles normally. Kindly help. \documentclass[letterpaper, 10pts]{scrartcl} ...
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Using Lua in listed elements (List of Figures, List of Tables, List of Content)

I am not sure if I use the wrong approach or if this is an issue in LuaLaTex in general. I tried to integrate some internationalization (I18n) to our documentation framework using Lua. Long story, ...
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using section types inside of blockquote

I'm still new to latex, but can someone explain to me why this one works: \begin{document} \begin{quote} \subsubsection{Just some Text} \end{quote} \end{document} but this one does not: ...
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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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To visualise Schematic Intersections of Sections over Parts

Assume you have Parts Exotoxins A-B Non-spore-forming Gr+ Some of exotoxins A-B bacteria belong too to non-spore-forming Gr+. I can visualise this by a venn diagram, however I would like show this ...
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How to display partial TOC (only one section at a time)?

I already know how to print an Outline with only the current section. What I'd like to do is to have an Outline slide with some extra info (for instance, a publication) below each section of TOC. I ...
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put one page completely landscape

I have a document that is mostly in normal layout, but two sections need to be in landscape. The contents of the page turn without problem, including table and section. What doesn't turn on those ...
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Remove space below section in memoir

I'm growing tired of the extra space below \section and \subsection in the memoir class - it's way too big. How can I remove it - like one use \vspace{-20pt}$. This must be done for all \section and ...
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Manually deleting \chapter ruins all hyperlinks in the document

I'm a tex noob and I'm using doxygen to generate a pdf documentation. I had doxygen generate a refman.tex file which contains something like \chapter{Program Reference} ...
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\MakeTextLowercase not working with \cref

I'm using cleveref and classicthesis. classicthesis defines section headings to use small caps and uses \MakeTextLowercase to achieve this. However, when using the capitalize option for cleveref, the ...
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Is there an alternative for \usepackage[nobottomtitles*]{titlesec}?

Is there an alternative for \usepackage[nobottomtitles*]{titlesec} as it messes up my automatic clearing of floatingfingure? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mwe} \makeatletter ...
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How to prevent new sections from going to next page or paragraphs in LaTeX

I am working on my two-column article. I notice that often when I use the \section{} command in LATEX, the new section appears in the next column (or even next page), even if the first column or page ...
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Change of chapter appearance

I got the following code for making the chapter appearance in [report] mode, which I would like to keep: \renewcommand{\thechapter}{\arabic{chapter}} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\bfseries\Large} ...
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Conditional spacing based on length of chapter title

In LaTeX, (or possibly XeLaTeX), how can one achieve the following: A double spacing a 1- or 2-line chapter title, and single spacing under a 3- or more-line chapter title. A triple space ...
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newcommand, section

I just received a new task in LaTex with a predefined structure and predefined commands. There was also the command \mysection. I think it shouldn't show the text of the section in the document, but ...
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New class prevent XeLaTeX to compile the section title

I created a new class, called capitulo to prevent a page break with every chapter. But when I activate those code lines, the section number won't print. Here's a MWE: ...
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Make paperheight (page length) same as section length

I'd like a document where each section is followed by a page-break but otherwise is one page. The sections have varying lengths, mainly due to the size of the picture(s) in each one. So far what I ...
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How to get just ONE space between the number of a section's title and its title in the TOC (memoir class)?

In my Toc Iam trying to get just one space from the escape key between the number of the section and its title. Example (TOC): 1. My section For the moment, I am using this many time: ...
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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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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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Arabic chapter numbers in ToC, Words in chapter headings in ConTeXt

My first post on tex.sx, so bear with me... The Goal: Arabic chapter numbers in the Table of Contents, and Words in the chapter headings (i.e. Chapter One) Seems simple enough, but I'm having the ...
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Representation of subsubsection numbers simpler

I have \documentclass{article} \usepackage[framemethod=tikz]{mdframed} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% Counter Section %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \makeatletter \def\@part[#1]#2{% \ifnum \c@secnumdepth ...
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overriding \section{} and stripping decorations out of LaTeX source string

I am trying to solve a problem that I have with Pandoc's LaTeX output ([1]; I have implemented a patch to Pandoc itself but I am also looking for a LaTeX only solution, in case the patch is not ...
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Too much space in the section

My problem is the next, I have too much space to finish a \section and start the other section the code is: ...ropagaci\'on, as\'i solamente la luz que sea paralela al eje de polarizaci\'on ...
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titleformat deviation from specified vertical space

I have specified using titleformat (titlesec) the distances around different headings. This works fine, however sometimes, LaTeX deviates from the specified spaces, presumably to better fill up the ...
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Niceframe problem - what to do?

Building on the code from Gonzalo Medina, I managed to make a nice chapterstyle with niceframe. The problem is that it sometimes renders poorly, at least in Acrobat Reader: Needles to say, I don't ...
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How to have a wrapfigure not always be below section heading

I have noticed that wrapfigs always place themselves under a section heading, with quite a bit of white space. This often leads to my wrapfig captions being below the bottom margin and the white space ...
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toc- sections and subsections printing out of order

I have a large presentation for a series of lectures - I have split it up into separate lecture files which I have then included in the main document e.g. \section{ Algebra } ...
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Remove “Appendix” title from Cover Page

I'm writing a report in latex and I included an appendix in my document. When I typeset, the title "Appendix" appears on a page by itself. I want this "Appendix" title to be on the same page as my ...
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Format Latex report Chapter, Section, Subsection header styles

I'm writing my thesis and instructions for chapter, section and subsection are as following. - Chapter heading :All Capital—14 Font size, Bold - Section heading :Title case-12 Font size, Bold - ...
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Insert soft \newpage before sections

Normally, sections encourage Latex to \pagebreak so that if e.g. a section is close to the end of a page, it will get pushed onto the next page. I am happy with this behavior, except for one point: ...
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How to remove numbering in article

I'm newbie in LaTeX so my question may seem a bit obvious. The issue is I want to remove the number before a section's title. For instance \section{Section name} produces the output, say, 3 ...
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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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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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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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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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Fancy part title page with titleformat and centering problem

I would like to create a fancy part title page but I have some issues with titleformat. Currently, I use : \titleformat{\part}[display] {\normalfont\filcenter\thispagestyle{empty}} {}{0pt}{ ...
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Two column bible style headers

I found this nice(see last code on the page ) example I'd like to have two column text and when i use \documentclass[paper=a4,twocolumn,pagesize=pdftex]{scrbook} section (leading paragraph) ...