{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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Maintaining structure Workbook style

--Revised-- I am looking at a math workbook for teenagers. This one has the following structure: 1.Main Chapter 1.1 Subchapter 1.11 Task 1 a) problem 1 b) problem 2 c) problem ...
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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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ConTeXt: How to prevent new paragraph after \hrule in section heading?

I'm using ConTeXt, and trying to setup my document's subsection headings to start with a colored rule. However, any way I've tried doing this results in a rule placed a line higher than the heading ...
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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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Turn off bold font in heading for a single symbol

The headings commands (\section, \subsection, etc.) put their text argument in a bold font. I don't want to change that. But I sometimes need to put specific symbols (e.g. phonetic symbols) inside a ...
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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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\makechapterstyle{} for scrreprt (change chapter title format)

The memoir-class offers the command \makechapterstyle{} to define the look of all chapter titles (e.g. https://www.writelatex.com/1312879nbdvry#/3224717/) Is there a way to create something similar ...
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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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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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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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\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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Subsection numbering lost

I'm using the memoir class and I have put the following lines of code in the preamble: \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} So far, everything's worked just fine. But for unknown ...
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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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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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Headline shown one page too late

I have a problem with the TOC. Here is a simple example: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,bibtotoc,idxtotoc,headsepline,footsepline,footexclude,BCOR12mm,DIV13,openany]{scrbook} % Included by MAIN.TEX % ...
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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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How to indent entire section heading and indent second line, if it comes, further

I am formatting my CV in latex, and I currently have all my section headings indented by 2em. The first item is the date of the \NewEntry and after that I have \hspace{1.5em} inserted to separate the ...
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sub-categories in list of symbols!

I want to know if it is possible to create sub-categories in a "list of symbols". I treat different models such that it may occur that a variable is defined several times. I think on something ...
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Section titles without numbers in non-starred version

I am trying to format the section title in the memoir class, so there is no section numbers in it, and I don't want to use the \section*command because it makes it more cumbersome to make it show up ...
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How to make the line spacing of different sections in one chapter?

I have a chapter in my report that has many sections. For some reason, I would like to make the line spacing for some section equal 1 and 1.5 for some others. So for example I have a chapter called ...
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How to bold the chapter number

I have removed the "Chapter" text. Now I want to make the number of chapter bold. How can I do this \titleformat{\chapter}{\rmfamily\huge}{\thechapter.}{25pt}{\huge\textbf}
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How to set section numbering in [svmult]?

In my book I have automatically-numbered chapters and sections but when I type \chapter{CHAP 1} \section{SEC 1} \subsection{SUBSEC 1} \subsection{SUBSEC 2} I recieve a chapter with number 1, ...
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Unifying article and report

I'm formating my thesis. When writing drafts I used documentclass article and now I'm migrating to a template which uses documentclass report. I don't like to manualy change \section to \chapter and ...
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How to change heading sizes in LaTeX

I want to make Heading1 16pt Heading2 14pt Heading3 13pt I am using AIT thesis class.
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Section spacing suddenly dynamic

I'm using LaTex in combination with MikTex and just recently introduced the fancyhdr package to my thesis. For some reason, when using the \subsection or \subsubsection commands I sometimes get the ...
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Tricky appendices: Issues with header or ToC. Ranking the appendices as subsections

I am trying to obtain a pretty appendix and ToC, however I am experiencing a number of issues and it seems that I have to choose: If I use the traditional code: \documentclass{article} ...
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Adding a postscript (not referring to a file type!) section at the end of a document

I'm trying to add a section at the end of a document, and indicate the late edit by calling the section "Postscript." Is there a style or package for this that does this nicely? Or should I just do it ...