{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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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 ...
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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 ...