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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

7
votes
1answer
743 views

How can I get the Title, Author, and Date on the same line?

I would like to have Title flush left Author flush right Date flush right How can I do this on the same line or on a shared line? I was hope to achieve the following: This is as far as I got ...
5
votes
3answers
2k views

\thanks not creating footnote in twocolumn article

I am trying to use \thanks inside \author in a twocolumn article. The document shows an asterisk next to the author's name, but the footnote is not appearing at the bottom of the first page or ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Abstract not on a separate page

I'm writing a scientific paper for my university. The page after my table of contents I would like to start my document with a abstract, directly following with the first section. As far as I know, ...
2
votes
0answers
968 views

Trying to add a subtitle to the main title of my document but it's not working [closed]

This is what I have been previously told to use by uni for essays written in LaTeX: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{a4-mancs} \usepackage{pslatex} Based on this question and ...
3
votes
1answer
6k views

adding co-authors to customised title page for beamer presentation

I have customised my title page, using \title \date and \institute. I would like to add another line with co-authors, but I couldn't find any examples of how to do it. My ideas at the moment are I ...
3
votes
1answer
296 views

How can I programmatically obtain the title of a LaTeX document?

I have a series of documents that are programmatically rendered by pdflatex from within a GNU Make makefile. I'd like to be able to write a Make target that "polls" each document for its \title so ...
2
votes
0answers
135 views

Glossaries creates wrong link when using titlepage [closed]

I experienced that glossaries generates a wrong link when my document contains a titlepage... Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[acronym]{glossaries} ...
1
vote
1answer
197 views

How to set title and main matter pages independently, with memoir

I am setting up the page layout using memoir commands: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[charter]{mathdesign} \begin{document} \setlrmarginsandblock{20mm}{10mm}{*} ...
5
votes
1answer
867 views

Remove the author from the footer of all slides except in the titlepage

I want to remove the \author from all the slides except the start slide. I have used Warsaw theme. I don't know how to go about this. Please help me Here is my code \documentclass{beamer} ...
4
votes
1answer
73 views

Problem with abstracts in the jams-l document class

I am preparing a submission to the Journal of the American Mathematical Society, and I'm using the jams-l document class. However, the abstract always appears after the body of my article text. Anyone ...
16
votes
1answer
1k views

Create a book cover with spine, rear page and flaps

I have just finished my thesis, and I want to ask if there is a way to create a front-title page with spine (I don't know if this is the right term for the area between front page and rear page)? I ...
3
votes
1answer
488 views

Centering the frontpage using memoir

I'm using memoir (two-side layout). I have the problem that my front page is centered with respect to the margins, which are not equal in left and right side. \begin{center} will not solve this, since ...
8
votes
2answers
266 views

Getting rid of numbers

How would I get rid of the date, and the numbers 1 and 2? My latex code is below. I cant post images as Im a new user, sorry! \documentclass[10pt]{article} \begin{document} \title{Banana Cake} ...
5
votes
2answers
665 views

Modify title page

Is it possible to modify the title page from its default in LaTeX? Example: \documentclass[pdftex,12pt,a4paper,english,dutch,leqno]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{authblk} ...
2
votes
0answers
72 views

How to acknowledge LaTeX and its community in a report/manuscript/dissertation/book? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is best way to mention that a document has been typeset with TeX? I did my thesis with LaTeX, even the figures, they were all done with TikZ !! I would like to ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

multiple footnotes using footmisc within author/thanks context

I'm working on a paper with a large list of authors, hence I've switched to numeric author indices as illustrated at http://www.latex-community.org/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=1517&view=next . Now I ...
7
votes
1answer
245 views

What is a good practice to achieve vertical placement? (e.g. a Titlepage)

My titlepage looks right now like this: using this code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,oneside,titlepage,german,final]{scrreprt} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
0
votes
1answer
247 views

How can I fix my title page to conform to APA standards?

Here is the code for my document: \documentclass[12pt, letterpaper]{report} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{mathptmx} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \setlength{\headheight}{1in} ...
6
votes
1answer
1k views

Create a custom title

I have to create a report that contains: Date Group (number) Authors (two) Title Assistant name What is the best way to do this with an article (scrartcl) in classicthesis? I need that all this ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

insert text above title in report and graphics

I want to insert text above the title name in report. \title{This is the title} \author{George\\ \\ \\ \texttt{email}} \date{\today} I want for example to print on the paper the ...
3
votes
2answers
4k views

LyX: add multiple authors

In Lyx, I have to insert 3 authors in an article. For each one of them I will have to specify their email address and the university they belong to. Two belong to the same one: author_a, ...
1
vote
3answers
127 views

How to get the code on a single page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get \maketitle to create a separate title page with the article class? Hi I am new to Latex and am trying to create a latex document with the following ...
0
votes
1answer
429 views

How to add more information to the front page using document class report? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Custom title page in report or book class? I am trying to write my PhD proposal using the document class report. I borrowed the simplest template from: ...
10
votes
4answers
3k views

Redefining \maketitle to put a maximum of information in a page

I'm currently writing LaTeX articles containing all of my lessons content in order to have it on a very few pages instead of the heavy thing the teacher gives us with exercises, demonstrations and so ...
5
votes
2answers
351 views

Redefinition problem with \maketitle from KOMA class (with optional argument)

I try to redefine the \maketitle command as shown below. If I use an optional argument in the redefinition I get the TeX capacity exceeded error. Any suggestion why? MNWE: \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
6
votes
1answer
596 views

Create a Function that Generates a Title Page

Suppose you have a title page layout that you like and want to use it for many different projects. Thus the only change you will make to it will be the project name, subtitle, date, author, ... etc ...
2
votes
4answers
4k views

Problem with \maketitle in moderncv

I downloaded the moderncv template for LyX, I tried to compile it but this error appears: \maketitle Your command was ignored. Type I to replace it with another command, or to ...
4
votes
1answer
401 views

Creating static head title for a document class

I am making my own document class in LaTeX but I have a problem on how will I make this title appear automatically when my class is used. Should I code it this way? \AtBeginDocument{% ...
7
votes
1answer
3k views

How to use the memoir package to make a custom title page

There's probably an easy way to do this, but how can I add a memoir title page style to an existing document? I have tried this code, but I still get the basic title page. ...
1
vote
1answer
486 views

Removing horizontal lines from the header and footer of the title page

I intend to set two blank pages before my thesis title page. However, the workaround I use does good job for the first page, but introduces horizontal lines in the title page (there were "text ...
4
votes
3answers
828 views

How to avoid page numbering being re-started by titlepage?

See the MWE below. How can I avoid that page numbering in the frontmatter is re-started by \titlepage? I would like the preface to have page number V. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
6
votes
1answer
244 views

Table of contents: title added as section

I'm using apa6 with TeX Live 2012 and would like to use the command \maketitle. However, whenever I do, the title of my document always appears above my table of contents, and it is even listed as a ...
9
votes
2answers
2k views

What is the difference between \maketitle and \titlepage in Beamer?

I am looking for someone who has read the lengthy Beamer manual. Using \maketitle \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} versus using \titlepage \begin{document} \begin{frame} \titlepage ...
20
votes
1answer
365 views

Why are \@title, \@author, and \@date cleared during \maketitle?

(This is not a duplicate of How can I use @author, @date, and @title after maketitle?) I understand that \maketitle resets a bunch of macros, including \@title, \@author, \@date, and \maketitle ...
1
vote
1answer
129 views

Modify template's front page to support lengthier subject titles and two additional text lines

I know that this is easy, but I can't figure out how to make it work with a 3 or 4 -line subject title. Any suggestion? The template of the project I am working on is here. EDIT: In additiona, how ...
6
votes
1answer
671 views

How to create Fancy Title Headers

I want to create a Fancy Title Header for an Article, like the one shown below: Can someone please provide some hint on how to achieve this?
3
votes
1answer
722 views

put same address middle below authors names sig-alternate.cls

How do i make the university address appear below the authors names and in the center ? I need to do this because both authors are having the same address. This is my existing code \author{ ...
5
votes
1answer
230 views

edit text on blank page?

As my title, how do I put the text and footer on the blank page which after every title page? This is my code so far, but this only effect on the blank page before the title page!Also I use python and ...
1
vote
3answers
337 views

Relative image path in renewed \maketitle

To minimize the amount of copy-pasting I have to do between documents/projects, I've decided to create a separate file in which I renew the \maketitle command. This file (title.tex) should then be ...
3
votes
1answer
496 views

Includegraphics in a new page after the title page

How to put a picture in a new page after the title page? I write it as follows, but it appears in the top and with a numbered page. \begin{document} \title{ } \author{me \\ ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Titlingpage use in memoir class

Why the titlingpage command do not function as the titlepage command? is not the same command but for the memoir class? \documentclass[a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} ...
6
votes
2answers
2k views

Text before maketitle

My goal is to put text before \maketitle as well as on left side, and on the right. They should be on the same level. I've tried \begingroup -- doesn't work: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt, twoside, ...
6
votes
1answer
487 views

Beamer: Line spread in headline is ignored

I am trying to build my own beamertheme and I want to modify the line spread in the title. I use {\LARGE \linespread{1.6} \selectfont \inserttitle \par} to modify the line spread, but it does only ...
9
votes
3answers
2k views

University's logo

How to put the logo before the date and after my name in the title? I write it as \begin{document} \title{} \author{} \titlepic{ \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth]{logo} \date{} but ...
6
votes
2answers
1k views

IEEEtran authorrefmark and affiliation

How to change IEEEtran \IEEEauthorrefmark to numbered style 1, 2, 3... instead of the star and dagger marks and make the author affiliation as footnote in the first page?
4
votes
1answer
370 views

apa6e title page and abstract page not appearing

I believe this was working before. I was trying to get the reference page on a new page and had issued a \renewcommand in apacite, but now I am having a whole new problem with apa6e and I'm not sure ...
3
votes
1answer
743 views

figure between date and bottom of the title page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to insert an image in the front cover of a report? I want to insert a .eps figure on the title page of a report. This figure has to be placed after date and then ...
6
votes
1answer
160 views

How to make the document title appear in PDF bookmarks?

My sections and subsections appear in the bookmarks, but the title does not. I've seen papers including their titles as bookmarks in the PDF.
2
votes
1answer
733 views

How can I create my own title frame?

I want to build a beamer theme from scratch. I have read the beameruserguide and I have created files for a inner/outer/font/color-theme, but I still have some difficulties understanding how to create ...
0
votes
1answer
908 views

REVTEX author affiliation

Good morning I am triing to use RevTex to write an article to APS. I use this code for author affiliation. \documentclass[aps]{revtex4-1} \begin{document} \title{A title} \author{Author A} ...