{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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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 ...
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Combine two .tex files [closed]

I'm making my phd dissertation in LaTeX. Although I am a noob, everything works like a charm, but now I have to make the titlepage. My university had a LaTeX .tex file (with .sty file,...) which ...
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Insert Picture on Titlepage

I have made a titlepage with a wide (104pt) vertical line and i want to place a logo on top of that line. I tried to do it with icluding a picture with tikzpicture, but it places the image at the ...
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How to modify the package 'newspaper' so that the heading is perfectly centered? And how to change the heading's font?

This is the newspaper package that I've modified to remove the quote and location at the beginning of the title page and I have modified the side margins so the left side's margin is (roughly) equal ...
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\everymath and author color

Consider the following example: \documentclass[11pt]{paper} \usepackage[usenames]{color} \definecolor{foo}{rgb}{0.75,0.0,0.0} \everymath{\color{foo}} \title{something} \author{someone} ...
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Missing space before “and” in author list with two \thanks

I am trying to typeset the authors' names in a paper so that they appear as Joe Bloggs* and John Smith** (i.e. typeset with a joining "and" and normal spacing between words). I also need to put a ...
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Abstract and titlepage

I compile my code and the abstract shows up before the titlepage, but I want it after the title page. \documentclass[12pt, oneside]{report} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \geometry{letterpaper} ...
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Is it possible to include document title from an included body file?

I have a dozen or so course notes that I am writing. I have one 'styling file' (call it Master.tex) containing the header, and begin/end document - it specifies fonts, included packages, defined ...
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No pdf is being produced while using moderncv [closed]

I am trying to make a CV using moderncv. I tried some example CV tex files, but got no pdf being produced, though there was no any error actually. So rather I tried a simple one like this: ...
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Two-column itemization with title in each column

I'd like to make a two-column list with some kind of titles, with "normal" text before and after. I tried it with the package "multicol" an with "minipage", neiter turned out well. Since the problem ...
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How to align rotated table texts?

I turned the captions of my table by 90 degrees. Unfortunately, the headings do not fit to the table contents. Screenshot: Can this be changed? I already tried parbox but that did not work. Here ...
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Having a table and a picture on top of the title

I am trying to put a logo and also a table before a document title. When I add a title, it adds to number of pages and starts the actual document from the next page. I was wondering if there is a way ...
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Can I make apa6 \maketitle not print an abstract?

\documentclass[man]{apa6} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{apacite} % PAPER SPECIFIC \title{Example Paper} \author{C.J. ...
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Shared author footnotes in REVTeX

REVTeX automatically combines \email and \thanks macros into a single footnote, and uses the same footnote if multiple authors share the exact same set of macros. Is there any way to force the \email ...
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How to add a few additional lines to title (without using titlepage)?

I just want to add my class and professor information to title. I don't want to use a page break. I want title like this and right aligned: Anthony Sample Intro to Expos Prof. Selinsky Summary: ...
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Modifying contents of maketitle

I am attempting to get a LaTeX style to match a journal's specification (PDF) I have used a revtex document style with a number of tweaks, and I've gotten things close the desired output, but I'm ...
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use of \author after maketitle [duplicate]

I would like to know if it is possible insert the author anywhere in the document. Suppose I´ve already defined \author{} and then in some part of my document I want to write it, is any command that ...
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How to place image at the bottom of the titlepage

I would like to place a picture at the bottom of the titlepage and include some text on the picture and above it. As the sample attached demonstrates.
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How reduce the space between title and article

\def\maketitle{\par \begingroup % to make the footnote style local to the title \def\thefootnote{\fnsymbol{footnote}} \def\@makefnmark{$^{\@thefnmark}$} ...
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How do I change the color of the author text in the Title (first) frame?

\documentclass[T]{beamer} \usetheme{Frankfurt} \usecolortheme{orchid} \usefonttheme{structuresmallcapsserif} \usefonttheme{serif} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{graphicx} \title{Example ...
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Authors with multiple footnotes

Say I have an article. Under the title goes the name of three authors. The first author belongs to two organisations. The second belongs to one of the two from the first. And the last author belongs ...
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Redefining \and spacing in \author [duplicate]

How can one redefine the spacing that the \and command puts between authors in \author within the standard article class? I have a document with three authors whose names are just too long to fit on ...
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change location and size of title page logo

I have a title thesis with a logo: but i would like to get the logo (size 990x369) a little higher and bigger than current result (if I change the size of image it goes down...), also how can I ...
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Cannot temporarily increase line spacing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Temporarily increase line spacing I tried to follow these examples here Temporarily increase line spacing but in my case it didn't change anything. I have to use a ...
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section title in \frametitle beamer

I want to create a new environment, from frame environment, but I want to add the command \frametitle so it shows the title of the current section. Anyone have any idea how to do.
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Using the res.cls LaTeX file, how do I centre the address?

Right now, it would look something like this for the address area: Obviously the last line is not centred, but I'd like it to be. Here's the code so far: % LaTeX resume using res.cls ...
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Increase white space between title and subtitle in scrartcl

As the title says, how do I increase the space between the title and the subtitle in the scrartcl document class?
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Should I place \title, \author, \date in the preamble or after \begin{document}?

The motivation for this question Forgive me if this looks very basic to you but nobody has pointed out to me yet until now in a comment to a question that the \title command (and thus the other two ...
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Beamer: remove the title highlight

I use the PaloAlto theme and the title of the title slide appears highlighted. Is it possible to remove the highlight and modify the title font?
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Getting box dimensions in class file

I want to adjust vertical spacing after the title in a thesis class by measuring the title length (actually, height). To achieve this, I put the title in a box and compute the total height of the box. ...
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Preventing page break in \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} after \author{}

A page break appeared between \author{} and \date{} after I added the \twocolumn[] section. The \twocolumn[] section was added to achieve a single column abstract in the twocolumn document. How can I ...
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How to delete \shortitle from page when having footnote?

I have a document, where one page has two footnotes, but they are appearing just above \shortitle ... Can I force \shortitle to not appear on this particular page? Some pages have author and ...
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Remove title and name from sidebar yet keep them in the bottom part of the presentation

I need to write a beamer presentation for my upcoming thesis defense and chose the Palo Alto style. My problem with the Palo Alto style is, that my name and the title of the presentation should not ...
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Chapter's title page before every chapter, and every chapter with its title

I am doing a research work and I googled half an hour and found nothing about this. Is there some way to get a title page (without any style) for every chapter? I think the "without style" thing is ...
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How to remove the line “Received; acceped” from title?

I am using the aastex.lyx template to write an article and I cannot find a way to remove the "Received; -------- Accepted" line coming after the title. Does anyone know how to remove it ?
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How to have the title at the top of a LaTeX document?

So far I have the following code for some document; \begin{document} \title{..} \author{..} \maketitle \end{document} When I create the file, the title is always centred but at the middle of ...
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Adding subtitle and logo

How can I add subtitle in my report. How can I add logo (graphics) after date. \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,10pt]{report} \fancypagestyle{empty}{ \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} ...