{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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Footnote on document author with footmisc

I'm using the following: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[bottom,flushmargin,hang,multiple]{footmisc} \title{Title} \author{Joe Blow\footnote{Address}} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Footers are disappearing when adding text “behind” title page

I have a "book" with a cover and several chapters and appendices. I need to add some text and images (publishers) "behind" the cover. So I tried the \newpage command after the title page. It worked, ...
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How to vertically align title in LaTex

I'm finishing my master's thesis and would like to move the title vertically more down towards center of the page...I googled, but couldn't get it to work =/ Here is a portion of my code from the ...
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Can not get a pdf out

I'm kinda new in LaTeX environment. I started with downloading MiKTeX and TeXstudio. I installed both and they were installed and runned smooth. My purpose was to write a Springer LNCS in LaTeX ...
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How to customize title page in beamer so that it looks like

How can I modify title page so that it looks like it is in this video. Please seek to 16 seconds and watch title page. I do not have permission to post images. I liked this theme and I want to make a ...
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Creating title page in revtex with twocolumn layout

I'm trying to create a separate title page for a report in revtex. This works fine if I have single column layout however I want the report to be in two column format. When I have this even including ...
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Textbox on frontpage

in my thesis I would like to include a "textbox" in the lower left corner of the front page. It should contain the names of my supervisors. But I'm not able to put a box there, I suppose it has to do ...
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Pictures not inserting [closed]

I am trying to insert a picture using \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx}. I have that in my preamble, and then I'm attempting to insert a picture on a title page. I use the \includegraphics command. I ...
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\and command in \author tag

I have a problem with the \and command in an \author tag. My documentclass is \documentclass[11pt,twoside]{eitExjobb} and the .cls file can be found here: http://cl.ly/code/28202Q2P3I3g My code: ...
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Funny stuff in a Beamer title irreparably messes with the PDF metadata

I have the following beamer presentation: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{hyperref} \title{% \parbox{.25\textwidth}{funny}% \parbox{.5\textwidth}{Real Title}% \parbox{.25\textwidth}{stuff}} ...
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How can I make the title of my BeamerPoster appear on the same page as the actual poster?

Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[orientation=portrait,size=a0]{beamerposter} \mode<presentation>{% \usetheme{Frankfurt}% } ...
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Help with the titlepage

I need to write the title page for my work and I need that the author and director names be in the right side of the page, anyone can help me or give an idea? This is what i tried ...
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How to make a short running author list?

I am writing a paper (using the amsart class) where we have four authors. The problem is that the author names on the even pages spill over onto the page numbers and obscure them. What I'd like to do ...
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\twosides in KOMA - Why is my titlepage not centered

I'm using scrbook with the twosidesoption, and BCOR=10mm. The title page, being an odd page, has a large margin on the right, and a small margin on the left. I'm currently using the following to make ...
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How to typeset the titlepage and its verso in ConTeXt?

I typeset the titlepage and its verso, but it always generate an empty page on the right if facing. My codes are as follows: \setupinteraction [state=stop, title=Life in These Days, ...
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Is it possible to apply commands to specific pages (the first page)

Tricky question (for me at least!) I am using revtex which allows you to switch between a one and two column environment using the \onecolumngrid and \twocolumngrid commands. I would like my first ...
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Linespread in titlepage with \huge [duplicate]

What is the right way to increase the line height or spacing between lines in the titlepage environment when you have \huge titles? I tried to increase it using the \linespread command but whatever ...
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No indent in modified \maketitle in article

I am looking to have the title left justified along with the name of the author and teacher and the date. I have managed to get it left justified but the name is being indented, this is not what I ...
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Putting my name ahead of my co-authors on a latex title page

Grad student here, getting ready to submit a paper. I've done 92% of the work on a paper I'm submitting, but I've got three (senior) co-authors. I want to put my name up top, and put their names in ...
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Authors with multiple affiliations

The problem Using this template I want to have an author in the list of authors with multiple affiliations. Like in this mockup ("Othercoauthor" has multiple affiliations): The code This is ...
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How to change caption in a figure?

Let us consider the following example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \title{\textbf{ \Huge{My \LaTeX}}} \author{\textbf{MKS}} \date{\today} \maketitle ...
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eso-pic, watermark NOT on title page

I use eso-pic package to put watermark in my document. It works very well. But I have a problem with the first page - I would avoid this watermark on first page. In describing of eso-pic I am not ...
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Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left

I like the moderncv casual theme, but I would like to change the order of the photo and the name / title. I tried the solution described in this question: Modify moderncv header ! Undefined control ...
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footnote rule on cover page

I have a document with a cover page and foonote. I would like to add a rule above the foonote. What is the way to do this? \documentclass[english,titlepage]{article} \begin{document} \title{ddd} ...
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shift title text up with line

I have been inspired by this link; Shift title and author text up? but when I use the tips on my own group (not using title). I still get that the text starts farther down on the page. I think this is ...
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signature fields beamer class

I want to add multiple (two) signature fields to the bottom of the first page of my beamer document. My first page is a \titlepage. I found a solution but it does not work for the beamer class because ...
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Dedicated ToC page

Currently I'm using: \documentclass[twocolumn,notitlepage]{article} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{subfigure} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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What's the difference between these kinds of redefinitions?

Trying to implement an own titlepage style I am encountering a few problems. Specifically I am trying to show the authors in a different style (the show case below is not restricted to \author but ...
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Defining \lastname from \author

Is it possible to read the white space in a very simple \author declaration? I understand that it's dangerous to expect such a thing to work very stably, but for a limited use case, I would like to be ...
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Change margins for title page [duplicate]

I am trying to change the margins for the title page - especially the top margin of the title page. How do I go about decreasing this? So, in my report, on the first page (title), the heading has a ...
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\endnote inside \author tag

I have a rather complicated document of the {scrartcl} class, derived from the .tex file I downloaded off this page http://www.howtotex.com/templates/template-added-two-column-color-article/ I try to ...
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Fit four authors across on one row in “sigplanconf” style?

Is there some hack out there to make it possible to fit four authors across in one row in the sigplanconf class? No matter how short each author's name, affiliation, and email is, by default the ...
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Linebreak in \thanks footnote?

I am using the scrartcl class of Koma-Script with \thanks on the title page. Everything works as expected, so far, but I'd like to use a linebreak within the footnote. Here's an MWE: ...
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Part title in list of figures and tables?

I'm using KOMAScript. I have a \listoffigures and a \listoftables. My document has several \part{}'s. In the two lists the figures and tables are already grouped (small vertical space) by the ...
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vbox overflow when using TitleGM causing a blank page to preceed the title page

I'm getting a blank page that precedes my title page, and I suspect that it is due to the vbox overflow warning that I'm getting. The problem is that I don't know how to properly adjust the vbox ...
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Memoir: Increase header height for title page

I have to use a particular latex template. On the titlepage there is a logo in the header which is to high. Class memoir Warning: The material used in the headers is too large (78.7743pt) for ...
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Picture on title page

I'm trying to add a picture to my title page but the image appears on its own page. Can anyone help with this? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrartcl} \title{Report} \author{blah} \date{\today} ...
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Access the title when defining page headers?

I'm trying to wrap up some stuff into a document class that I have always coded manually into the document files so far. During this, I ran into a problem. Given the following MWE ...
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How to avoid `beamer` to print its title page?

It is the first time I am using beamer and I am trying to make a title page as I would do in a book class, but apparently beamer forces its own title page to be printed before mine. I have no \author ...
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Include file with preamble to another tex file

I have two files: paper.tex with text, title, and full preamble with authors and so on. It compiles successfully. The second file (B) has also a full preamble with title, authors, little text. It ...
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Limit scope of formatting to within command

I wanted to generate a cover page for a tech report and so put the following in my preamble \makeatletter \newcommand{\coverpage}{\onecolumn \centering \large \thispagestyle{empty} ...
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Adding fields to title page / customizing title page

I need to add 3 supervisors to my titlepage. I found suggestions to make them part of \author, but it looks horrible, because every row is aligned by center (see picture). I would like to align ...
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How to insert logo in exam document class?

I would like to insert a logo for the exam questionnaire on the upper right where the title is placed but i dont know how.. i would like to appear it this way.
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Problem with \maketitle: “there's no line here to end”

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 and i'm new to TeX. Simplified, I have this code: \newcommand{\aone}{Anna} \newcommand{\atwo}{Bob} \newcommand{\topic}{Tpoic} \subject{University \\ Paper} \title{ \\topic\\ ...
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Multiple affiliations of an author in sig-alternate

I am trying to put two affiliations for an author in sig-alternate (ACM SIG Proceedings), for the second author. So effectively, the second author should be over both the second and the third ...
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Building a title block for a class

I am trying to build a class with a title block (using titling) such that the end user enters data into two fields. One variable is sopchaptertitle, and the other is sopchapternumber. I want to then ...
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Make \maketitle span only one column in a twocolumn document

I want to write a landscape two column document. Does anyone know if there's a possibility to use the \maketitle command such that the title is only in the left column and does not span the whole ...
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Remove footer on title page or change content frame size

How can I change the size of the content frame to align it to the footer line? The distance between TEXT3 and the bottom page edge should be the same as the distance between TEXT1 and the top page ...
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Force multiple lines for the name tag

I'm currently entering authors an a paper and I came across this problem: As you can see there are multiple names on one line, though outside the page. I would like to get them on two lines. At the ...
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Using \@author variable to put authors name in fancy header

I'm using \@author variable to put authorname in header of my document. Currently, header shows authorname and footnotemark which incerements every page: \makeatletter \let\runauthor\@author ...