{titles} is about typesetting document titles, usually with the help of \maketitle or the titlepage environment. A popular package is {titling}.

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Need help with structuring text with figures?

I need help in order to be able to make this for my own thesis. If anyone would try to help me, I would be very thankful.
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How to position the paper's authors' addresses on the front page (maketitle)?

When I use the following code for the title page of a paper (please see below), the authors' addresses and emails appear on the last page of the paper. However I need them to appear on the first-title ...
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Adding a logo to a title in PDF pandoc output

I'm using Pandoc to convert Markdown to PDF via LaTeX. I'm very happy with the result, particularly now I've discovered Pandoc's support for YAML document metadata with which you can make substantial ...
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Generic title command used to insert a pdf or text specified as key value

I'm trying to get my own generic title command I can use either to include a pdf file as a title page, is that file exists, or include a text subdivided in keys using the xkeyval package. My question ...
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replace rule below title with box

I'd like to change the rule above and below the title in this document, instead putting the title, author and date information inside a (hopefully stylish looking) box. Any help appreciated! ...
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Two cover pages (titles) to a thesis document, in different languages

I'm using the Princeton-university-thesis tamplate. I need to create a cover page in English and anther one in Hebrew. How this is can be made with the template I'm using?
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How to use color declarations in titles?

How can I use color declarations when setting the title of a document? I tried \title{\color{blue} Colors in typesetting} but I get an error from LaTeX. Update: The error reads as followed: ...
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LyX cannot compile correctly my title page

I am trying to make the title page for my master thesis. I found on the internet a template, in which the cover page is given by the following code \begin{titlepage} \begin{center} \textsc{\LARGE ...
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Formatting a thesis summary chapter

I'm trying to format my thesis summary title, but the result is not very appealing. here's the code: \chapter*{\parbox{\linewidth}{\centering A very long thesis title about some very important stuff ...
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Problem with title page when justified in Tufte-Book

I am using Tufte Book template and defined a new paper size (10x7 inches) in .def file. Its working fine. When I use justified option in preamble ...
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Center a title when left and right margins are not the same

I am using different margins for the left and right side : \usepackage[ a4paper, top=2cm, bottom=2.5cm, left=4cm, right=3cm, headsep=25pt, headheight=14.5pt ]{geometry} % Page margins ...
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Arrangement of CV header content

On the basis of this topic (Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left) with this great working minimal example there are two more questions: Minimum Example: % ...
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How to reset \markright without breaking \sectionmark?

I'm using scrbook for a collection of papers. Every chapter has a different author, and is typeset with a custom command. I want the headers alternate between chapter and author (rather than whatever ...
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Beamer - Put “Joint work with A and B”

I need to put "Joint work with A and B" on the title page of my slide for a talk on a conference. I didn't find a very clear way to do this, just found a code like below. \title{Group Theory} ...
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Delete a page in latex

I would like to a front page in latex. My problem is that when I do this, the first page is totally white: \title{} \author{} \maketitle \thispagestyle{plain} \includepdf[pages={1}]{forside.pdf} ...
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Are there any packages providing collections of title pages?

I'm looking for a way to easily experiment with different title page styles, without having to design them myself. Something similar to what ms word offers.
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How can I prevent \maketitle to reset the page number dinamically

In my Latex document the page number is reset when I call the \maketitle function. My document class is \documentclass[a4paper, twoside, 14pt]{extreport}. An example is illustrated here: ...
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How can I define a command in the preamble with an optional argument for use in macros?

I'm trying to write tags to include document info which can be declared in the preamble then included in a title page using \@institution or \@module, similar to how LaTeX already includes \title{} to ...
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How to set a very long title for a beamer presentation? [duplicate]

Im using this style for a beamer presentation, the problem is I would like to add a very long title but the title does not appear complete. So I tried this: \title[title]{blablablablalbabllablba ...
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How do I make footnote (bigfoot) to work properly in title and author fields?

We always need to put two types of footnotes for historical documents, one for publishing notes, another for contents, so package bigfoot is a good choice. Sometimes, only write comments for main ...
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How to set up authors in LNCS template?

I would like to setup the authors and emails in a LNCS paper, but I dont find what is the correct way to do this. I tried this: \author{FirstAuthor LastName, Second Author LastName} The problem is ...
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\pagestyle{plain} between chapters without page number after titlepage?

I've found numerous posts about removing the header/footer on the blank pages between chapters, and they work fine with one big exception... I need a \pagestyle{plain} (i.e. single centered pg#) at ...
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Changing the size of beamer title box

I'm trying to use beamer to produce an A0 poster with the Frankfurt theme. Is there a way to make the title box larger, and to get a logo placed to the right hand side inside the title box?
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Getting new line in title

How do I make the title of this document break up and center-justify? \ doesn't work. \documentclass[25pt, a0paper, portrait, margin=10mm, innermargin=15mm, blockverticalspace=15mm, colspace=15mm, ...
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Aligning The Title, Autor, and Date in the header of a Beamer Poster

I am using the beamer package and I have a title set at the top of the page, but I want to left align the title. So far I have this for the title portion: \documentclass[final]{beamer} ...
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Report template for thesis [closed]

I am writing my thesis using the report template. I want to start counting the pages from the first chapter and leave all the presentation pages with no page numbering. I also need to reduce the ...
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How to add components to \maketitle?

The \maketitle function for articles and reports proves useful, but the format required for my situation is different from the standard Title that is given. I am using LaTeX from MiKTeX on Windows, ...
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How can I force TeX to put a page number on the title and abstract pages?

My University's guidelines for thesis layout are a bit annoying: I'm required to put a page number on the title page, and I can't work how. Any ideas? I've tried \thispagestyle{plain} to no avail ...
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How do I remove the word “chapter” from chapter titles in documentclass/style {Thesis} [duplicate]

I would like to have the chapter number at chapter title on the same line, so instead of: "chapter 1 chapter name" I would like "1 Chapter name" or "1. chapter name" i'm using ...
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Titlepage and vertical space

I need to reduce the vertical space up the title of the only front page. I'm using the book class and specifically the titlepage enviroment. \vspace{-2.0cm} doesn't work... Any suggestion?
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How does one split a title into two lines? [duplicate]

I am using the tikzposter package, and I was wondering how one could split the title into two lines: \documentclass[24pt, a0papper, portrait]{tikzposter} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to fit title and author into footline of the CambridgeUS beamer theme

I am writing a presentation using a beamer theme; the code I wrote is this: \documentclass{beamer} %\documentclass[handout]{beamer} % THIS PUTS TWO SLIDES ON EACH PAGE %\usepackage{pgfpages} ...
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Authors with different affiliations

How can I put three authors in one row all with different affiliations at the bottom of page?
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Image in titlepage of beamer

\documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Warsaw} \setbeamercovered{transparent} } \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Why does twocolumn mode break usage of \AtBeginDocument{}?

I've been happily using the multicol package to layout a set of documents that are generated for multiple output formats from the same source. By necessity this moves same code from the document ...
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Cover page lay-out

I'd like to make the cover page as seen in the image below and be able to put it in a .tex-file. This cover page itself is made within LaTeX, but it's not compatible with XeTeX, and it uses at least 3 ...
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Adding a new field to the title page in beamer

I just read a question about adding a new field to a title page in beamer (Is there a way to add a field to the title page in beamer?). I have exactly the same question, and the proposed answer is ...
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Underset in author line

I'm trying to modify the author line such that my name has a qualification below as the main applicant. I tried to do this using the underset like this: $\underset{\footnotesize{\mbox{main ...
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Conference title

How can I ​add the conference title, date and venue only to the upper right-hand corner of the first page (title page) of your source document of IEEE conference paper in font size 9pt? It looks like ...
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Abstract name/title same indent as abstract text

Im trying to make an abstract where the title of the abstract and the text are indented 12.7 mm left and right. So far I have done this for the text but since the abstract name follows the width of ...
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Beamer - change order of first page elements

I would like to use the Warsaw theme for a beamer presentation. With this theme you have the first page elements (the ones I need) in the following order: \title \author \insititute \titlegraphic ...
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All authors on single line and affiliations below?

Is there a way to get all authors of a paper on a single line with affiliations right below them? When I combine authors and affiliations together in the code below, the formatting does not look good ...
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UNAM thesis title page (portada tesis UNAM)

I am trying to write latex code to generate a title page for a UNAM's thesis, which has an unusual graphic design. It's hard to define the position of each element and get the desired result. It will ...
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Listing authors sequentially with affiliations without 'and' operator

I'm having problems listing authors in a way that doesn't cause a strange 'and' operator to appear between names, as well as names to appear on completely different lines. Sometimes it goes away and ...
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Undefined Control Sequence \maketitle

%% ---------------------------------------------------------------- %% Thesis.tex -- MAIN FILE (the one that you compile with LaTeX) %% ---------------------------------------------------------------- ...
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Mimicking the title of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Template

All, My inquiry is hopefully simple enough. I'm curious how I can mimic the title format of the ACM large 1-column format template without actually using the template. Assume I have a basic template ...
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logo on bottom of scrreprt title page

Is there any way to add two logos, left and right, on the title page of a scrreprt report? I cannot find a solution - so I am wondering if it is possible. I managed to get the logos on the top of the ...
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how to reduce a gap between words in a title of bibliography and a dot over the bibliography numbering

I am writing a scientific paper using IEEE journal Latex template \documentclass{IEEEtran} \usepackage{comment} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{ulem} ...
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How to use fancyhdr and \maketitle concurrently

I'm trying to use fancy header and \maketitle concurrently. This causes a problem because apparently \maketitle calls \plainstyle, which overrides the fancyhdr settings. Is there a simple patch for ...
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Title format and unnumbered sections

I'm writing a report that requires a particular style for titles as given by: \titleformat{\chapter}{\fontsize{22pt}{0}}{}{0em}{\bf\LARGE\thechapter\\ ~} This shows up as intended below: ...