{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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How to fit the width of a tcolorbox to a long title (single line)?

Using "clip title=false" enables a tcolorbox long title to sit on a single line. However, the width of the tcolorbox itself remains fitted to the content. How can the tcolorbox width be fitted to the ...
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How to reset the list of authors

I'm trying to put a few articles together into a small publication. Each article has been sent to me in .tex format, so I want to include them into one file, for the whole publication. My code is ...
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Setting margins for an individual page [duplicate]

With the geometry package, we can set margins for the whole document (with options like left, right, etc.). Now, how do we set margins for an individual page so that it doesn't affect the whole ...
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Titling package

In the footer of a page, footnotes and thanks are not correctly aligned. How to get the expected alignment? In the following example, the commands \thanks{} are typeset using numbers, as expected: ...
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Title page using begin{titlepage} Journal-like style

I am trying to make a titlepage similar to the one below. However I am having a few problems regarding getting dagger, and star as footnotes. Also, when I tried to writer author like in the image (...
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How to generate multiple authors with multiple institutions in ACM style

The default ACM style looks like this However, I need the style as follows. The cls of the template can be found here.
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Problem in adding a title to tcolorbox

I have defined a python environment in my document using tcolorbox. I would like to add a title to the listing. However, the compiler complains about adding the following to pythoncode environment: \...
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Aligning defined section title correctly

This is a MWE of a section title I'm trying to define in a large project. \documentclass[a2,portrait]{a0poster} \usepackage{tikz} % Blue section, large, text on next line. \def\Lsect#1{\noindent\...
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Subject in a Beamer Presentation

I'm making a beamer presentation for a course, I want to include the name of the course in the title page but I don't know how to do it. I tried using \subject{Name of the Course} but it doesn't do ...
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Why do I get an empty page before my title page?

Unfortunately, I get two empty pages before my title page. This is a code example: \documentclass[english,12pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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How to format multiple authors separated by \and?

I have a document class for theses which, up until now, only accepted one author name. But now, due to a change in the university's regulation, the document will have to accept more than one author ...
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Document class: APA6 - problem using the abstract

First of all, I am a bloody beginner in LaTeX, searching for some help. I am using the document class APA6.cls and I want to separate the content of title page from the abstract page. Using \newpage ...
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Big title on one page [closed]

I would like to put a big title on a page, alone. Is is possible to do this? I want to do it to indicate all of my annexes, at the end of my document. And I would like it to appear in my table of ...
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How remove title page's set date

how to delete the surrounded date without deleting the footer's date? I've tried \date{}, but this would remove the footer's date too.
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How to contain title between 2 lines

I'm looking for the effect in the following image. Ive done it by putting 2 images of lines above and beneath the title but that is quite lame, any help would be appreciated.
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The \titlepage problem in beamer

When I put in the preamble. It has several warning as Token not allowed in a PDF string (Unicode) Because I use the $^1$ in the title. Then when I put in the document. the warning appears. How ...
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How to place text on the same page as title page [duplicate]

\documentclass[12pt,titlepage]{article} \usepackage{setspace} % Single-spacing, double-spacing, e.g., \setstretch{1.0} \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{...
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\maketitle print the below mentioned formats [duplicate]

I am using article class file. I need the output each author command will be printed in seperate authors. But the output is printed last authors only. How to implement the optional box values like [...
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date in titlepage

So I want to create a titlepage for my document and I would like to print the last date of compilation on it but I can't seem to be able to. I've found people with similar problem but somehow haven't ...
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Need to make a box over my title [duplicate]

how to make a box over my title? Just a box (like that one on the picture) on my titlepage? kind regards
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Need help to create such a beautiful title page

I have seen such a beautiful preamble (got the PDF from on of my studentfriends and need help to create such a beautiful titlepage. The black bands are to make the picture anonymous, to hide the ...
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Moving title to header [closed]

I am trying to write a new class file for forms. I wish to redefine title so that it occurs inside \rhead{} (using the fancyhdr class). This is not a query about \markboth or anything like that. How ...
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Print a short title in the header

I'm creating a style file to use as a template for submissions to a specific journal. That journal requires a short title in the header. I could easily hard-code such a short title in the style file ...
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„German“ quotation marks in .cls file

I have a class file which, among other things, generates a title page for my paper. The name of of my school, which appears at the top of the title page, is hard-coded into the class file. I would ...
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Prevent page break when text exists before title in twocolumn enviornment

I have an article using the two column enviornment but the title and abstract in a single column which works fine like this: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, twocolumn]{article} \begin{document} \...
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How to put a gigantic number next to the title?

Consider the following minimal working example: \documentclass[reqno]{article} \usepackage{amsfonts, amsmath, amssymb, amsthm} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \renewcommand{\sfdefault}{cmbr} \begin{...
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Forcing page number to start from the title page

My code is the following: \documentclass[12pt,titlepage]{article} \usepackage{harvard} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{multirow} \...
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How to add page number to title page?

Because of some stupid format check requirement I need to add page number at the bottom of title page. Here's a minimal working example that doesn't produce the page number on title page: \...
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Logo position of title page

I working on the presentation slides. I want to put my university logo on right top corner of only title page. I am using theme Madrid. \titlegraphic{\includegraphics[width=2cm]{UA}\hspace*{8.75cm}~...
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apa6 title page formatting problems

So I'm using apa6 to write in APA format for a school project, and I'm having trouble with the title page. On sources like OWL the format for the title page looks like this: However, what I get ...
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Trying to make a title left aligned in a minipage

I have tried various different ways of attempting to implement this. I want a title and author flushed left and an image flushed right on the same level. However I am using 2 columns so I should use '...
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Changing the Page Layout (for all pages)

I want to add the chapter name at location (x,y) with center alignment , so the page number and the date. But what is wrong with the code? If I get this,How can I add date (for every chapter) and move ...
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Wavy vertical line on title page

I want to put a vertical wavy line with a long, shallow period down the side of a title page. The following adapts the solution provided by ferahfeza, which works well. My only additional question ...
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Two title pages, one with author names and one without?

I need to submit a report with two title pages - the first with paper title and authors, and the second with just the title, no author names. I used the titling package which lets me have two title ...
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Why there's a page difference between the title of the paper and the abstract? [duplicate]

Can you please tell me what causes a page difference between the title/authors and the abstract? \begin{document} \title{\LARGE Spectral Clustering vs Wavelet Clustering: A Comparative Study} \...
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Spacing problem with customized chapter style

I customized the chapter style like (book class): More space between the Chapter title (1 row) and the Lines Less space between the Chapter title (2 or more rows) and the Lines How to solve ...
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Can I add a \for field in a report style?

I'm using a report class, which works just fine. On the title page I have listed the author, but I'm doing it for someone else. Like writing a memo, it would be nice to put in a field, something like ...
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change math color except in titles in beamer

I have used \setbeamercolor{math text}{fg=blue} to turn all my text in mathmode in blue. However I have also math in titles (and subtitles) and I would prefer the formulas to have the same color as ...
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Insert Graphic in Title Section of Beamer Poster

How can I insert a graphic on the right edge of the title section, without de-centering the title text? My code is below (apologies for posting the entire code; I couldn't figure out a MWE): %%%%%%%%%...
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Tikz Poster - Aligning titlegraphic to the right of the title

I would like to create a poster title, with a logo right-aligned, rather than on top of the title text. What I have is: \documentclass[25pt, a0paper, landscape, margin=0mm, innermargin=15mm, ...
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Bold math in the title of an article

Can this be done? I can't find anything anywhere on this -- which is very strange to me! Addendum: Thank you everyone for the hints. The problem was that I was using a particular .sty file. I have ...
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pdftitle and such ignored if specified after \maketitle with report and book classes, not with article class

The following MWE shows that, with report (and book) class, PDF information entries such as pdftitle specified thanks to \hypersetup are ignored if they are inserted after \maketitle (and not ignored ...
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How to change author alignment in Beamer?

It appears that different classes set up author layouts using tables. I would like to render one of these outputs: Equivalent to \begin{tabular}{rl}: Joe Schmoe My Boss Jane Doe His Boss or, ...
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Multiple Titles in LaTeX

Maybe this is a really basic question but i can't seem to find an appropriate answer. For my master's degree thesis i need to have several titles in the cover (university name, my title, the subject ...
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Latex \@author With ifthenelse

I'm trying to use the following code: \documentclass{article} \makeatletter \def\@maketitle{% \newpage \null \begin{center}% \let \footnote \thanks {\Large \MakeUppercase{...
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Small caps in footnote in title (amsart)

I am trying to add a footnote to a title in amsart in small caps, but constantly end up with upper case characters (even in math mode). \documentclass{amsart} \title{ text \footnote{ text }} \begin{...
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How to reduce space after authors block? (ieeetran)

I'm using \documentclass[10pt, conference, compsocconf, letterpaper]{IEEEtran}. How can I reduce the space between the authors block (with their affiliations) and the text? Right now I have: Paper ...
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Multiple authors, with multiple affiliations

I have a paper with 3 authors, affiliated to 3 institutions, and it's supposed to abide to the IEEEtran format. Author A is affiliated to X and Z, Author B is affiliated to X, and Author C is ...
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How to use \date{\today} without using \maketitle?

I am making my own title page. I'd like Latex to display the date automatically using \date{\today} but this does not work, since I am not doing \maketitle So instead of setting the date manually ...
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Wrongly spaced words in thesis title [duplicate]

My problem relates to the "and graduation" part of the title below and would like more space between the two lines in the title. I'm using a template, could it be that that the "vertical space" ...