{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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How can protrusion in the headings of document divisions be fixed when using pdfLaTeX and titlesec?

How can protrusion in the headings of document divisions be fixed when using pdfLaTeX and titlesec? In this answer I provide a tentative patch which allows character protrusion to work normally in ...
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Why equation Recognizes section Above While aligned Does Not

I am placing equations either right after section headings, right before them or both. I know that this is not advised, but I do believe in my context it looks better. One interesting thing I noticed ...
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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 \def\maxwidth{\...
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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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\includestandalone cannot compile \section or \subsection commands

Main.tex \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{standalone} \begin{document} \section{A} \includestandalone{Subfile} \end{document} Subfile.tex \documentclass[crop=false,float=true,class=scrartcl]...
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Memoir: put heading in margin using Expl3 or xcoffins

In the memoir class manual, there is the following code for putting section headings in the margin: A less traditional style is to put the whole heading into the margin. I have done this here ...
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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 auto-...
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rightmark shows next subsection, not the active one on top of side

I don't like the logic behind the \rightmark for \subsection in this example. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{xcolor,...
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How to use subsections in a powerdot presentation?

I'm using the powerdot class for create a powerdot presentation. According to the manual of the package I'm able to create a structure for the presentation using the \section{} command and it's very ...
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greek text doesn't show in headings with cm font in memoir

I have set up my document using memoir and polyglossia for hyphenation in greek and english. I have also used my own fonts, using the commands below and it worked great. I am working on sharelatex ...
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Indent appendices in table of contents

If I use \documentclass{article} \usepackage[toc,page]{appendix} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \begin{appendices} \section{Some Header} .. \section{Another Header} .. \end{...
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Control figures grouped inside a section when there are a lot of them

I am working in my homework where there are a lot of figures. I have a visual problem with figures which they must only placed inside a specific section, but they are shown in the next section. This ...
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Suppress section numberrs in TOC

I am creating a file, where the section headings should have box around the number. Also, some sections should not display this number even though the box should still be there. To solve this, I ...
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Incompatible usage of \@ssect

In order to customize layout of chapter and section titles is is often suggested to do it in the following way: \renewcommand{\chapter}{\@startsection{chapter}{0}{\z@}{-2em}{6pt}{\normalfont\LARGE\...
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How can I customize headings in book-class?

I am writing my master thesis in the book-class in Latex and need some help to format the headings in the document. I have a Word-template from the University which have specific formats of the ...
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Ignore special characters in \newcommand argument to generate section labels?

I am editing a rather large document and have replaced \section, \subsection etc with \newcommand macros that include \section etc but also spacing and other commands. I am trying to get it to ...
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Make two versions of one document in LaTex?

so I wanna have two versions of a document in LaTex where one versions has additional information for example: section[important]{Formula} importantFormulaXYZ subsection[notimportant]{additional Info}...
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Include \part* in header with memoir class

When using \createmark it doesn't seem possible to make a mark for an unnumbered part (\part*): \part*{Part} and \createmark {part}{both}{nonumber}{}{. \ } - does not create an unnumbered part ...
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Unwanted vertical space at top of page before subsection heading

I have been using LaTeX for a while now, but I am very new to defining my own commands in the preamble. I am working on my thesis, and I'm using a custom .cls file which has been passed down by other ...
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Section spans across multiple pages. How do I remove heading at top left of the next page?

I am working on a paper and have a section (Section 2) and 2 subsections. The section is declared on page 1, and subsection 2.1 also only spans page 1. On page 2 I have subsection 2.2 but because the ...
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Small-caps special character “ḫ”

I have been trying for some time to get the symbol "ḫ" to play nice with XeLaTeX. However, I'm now having trouble using it inside of a chapter title using the book class. Here's an MWE: \...
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Modify a Memoir code to the Book Class

I saw this beautiful code: Modifying the section, subsection and subsubsection style , and I try to implement it in the format of book Class, but I find difficulty doing this. My code in ...
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including book name and chapter name above section name in memoir

I am using memoir with xelatex for typesetting a book with multiple chapters and sections. I would like to include the book name (or part name), and chapter name above the section title for each ...
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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 weight....
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First chaptertitles position & style problem

This is how my document is looking. For the table of contents and introduction, I wanted to use a lighter block and no number, but there seems to be something wrong with the positioning of the block ...
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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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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} \usepackage{...
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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: \begin{...
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Kile structure view

I'm discovering Kile. The structure view is useful, but it would be very nice to have numbered sections in this view, in order to be able to jump quickly to section 54 for instance. Do you know if it ...
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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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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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Section title centering

I am writing my PhD thesis in LaTeX. When I tried to center the section titles, awkwardly, it compiles without table of contents but whenever I write \tableofcontents an error occurs. For centering, ...
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Request: Help recreating a word template for LaTeX

I'm fairly new to LaTeX. I've tried to do this myself for one week and decided I need help. I don't think posting my own code will help, so I'll just get to the point. This (above) is the cover of ...
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Beamer section - different color schemes

In my Latex (sharelatex) beamer document, I do have a \section{Section Title} for showing a section. In the *.sty, sections are defined as % begin Sections - \if@doSectionPage\@empty \else % ...
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Set new heading for included multi-page document

In a large base document \documentclass[10pt,onecolumn]{article} I use \pagestyle{myheadings} \markboth{ }{my main document heading text} to set the headings. I am also using the pdfpages ...
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Creating a more modular system

Though my question may be a basic one, I hope one can help me by being clear about what to do. I am using an apj emulate document on ShareLatex for my writing. My writing is long and has many sections ...
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How to create a custom \part in LaTeX book?

I am trying to create a custom \part for a book in XeLaTeX. I'd like to be able to have the Part number and title in larger font as is typically found. However, I'd also like to have a short paragraph ...
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Fancy chapter styling

I have found these really stunning examples of chapter styling. Fancy chapter headings. It is however for the book document class. My WE is the same, but the images are displaced. I use memoir twopage ...
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beamer - Berkeley. Is possible add another level of index in the upper region?

Un the indexes of beamer. Sections and subsections is possible, but if I want detail 3 or 4 parts in a subsection, showing this in any way, for example... in the upper (in the TITLE-dark region or in ...
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How to display all the subsections' titles in navigation bar in beamer?

I want to modify miniframes theme in order to not display the bullets, but to show in the lower bar the titles of all the subsections of the current section. I did it modifying miniframe theme file: I ...
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Changing fontfamily for chapter heading using quotchap

I have tried several ways to change font family for chapter heading but to no avail. I am using the following: \renewcommand*{\sectfont}{\fontfamily{Consolas}} Though \sffamily and \sffamily does ...
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reducing space between sections

I want to reduce space between between specified sections sections (C and D) only in my document. I don' want disturb my rest document. Here is a minimum code \documentclass[11pt]{book} ...
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Inter-word spacing in long section heading

I have a long section heading, e.g. \subsubsection*{Identification Identification Identification Identification Identification Identification} Using chktex, I got the warning "interword spacing (`\'...
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Overfull \hbox in subsection heading when using fontspec

In the following example I get an Overfull \hbox in the subsection heading when loading fontspec: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage{fontspec} \makeatletter \renewcommand*{\thesection}...
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Adding a sectioning level with titleclass and tocdepth

I want to add a subchapter sectioning level, between chapter and section. I use the \titleclass command from titlesec package. According to titlesec documentation, \titleclass{\subchapter}{straight}[\...
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How to make titles of chapters in an edited volume?

For an edited volume whose chapters live in separate files and which will probably have to be compiled separately, what is the best way to make the titles? Separate titlepages are not required, just ...
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\paragraph{} sectioning with eledmac/eledpar

Maybe just a short question: In a layout with parallel pages using eledpar and eledmac I try to use the \paragraph sectioning command (and KOMA-Script), which causes the layout going off perfect sync. ...
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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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Very specifically customized sections and table of contents

I just became an editor for a bi-monthly Newsletter and we have built XeLaTeX code to generate the newsletter. This Newsletter was previously generated using Microsoft Word. We want to maintain the ...