{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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Moving the date in amsart

I am using the amsart documentclass. I use \maketitle at the beginning of my file: \date{\today} \maketitle The problem is that amsart places the date in a footnote at the bottom of the first page, ...
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Problem with vertical space in Memoir title

I've been struggling with titlingpage and Memoir a few hours, trying to make the document title have equal linespacing between its lines when using \\. The code is: ...
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Lineheight of \huge text too small

I have the following two titles in my custom title page: (originally two different languages) \begin{center} {\Large My Thesis\\ \vspace*{0.5cm} \textbf{\huge ...
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Align author blocks

I want to align the author blocks into both lines and columns. My desired output is shown as below: Author 1 Author 2 Affiliation 1 Affiliation 2 Author 3 ...
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Resources for title page and front matter design

I need to create the area between the outer cover and the table of contents for a novel. This will present (at least partially, but preferably at a minimum): the title the author's name the ...
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How could I customize \titlepage in beamer?

everyone, I have a beamer presentation but now I need to add two logos to the \title page before that the macro \title, but when I add this to the code I get several errors, I think that I have ...
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How to display a picture flush to the right side of the page and the bottom? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Absolute positioning in beamer Insert graphic at precise place on a page I would like to add a picture to my title page, however, for effect, the picture needs to be ...
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How to add acknowledgments in the title (first slide) in a beamer presentation?

I am making a beamer presentation, and want to include text for acknowledgments. I use the tags for the title author institute, but now I want to add more text. Is there a tage for the ...
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float left figure in titlepage

I try add a figure in the titlepage \begin{titlepage} \begin{center} \begin{figure}[h] \includegraphics[scale=0.15]{images/logo.jpg} \end{figure} ...
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Uncovering items and changing frame title with beamer

The usual behavior of beamer when using \framebreak is to change the title of the current frame by adding a "local numbering" of the slide within those "broken frames". I would like to achieve the ...
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How can I use one column in the proc document class?

I'm making a 5 pages report about this year's activities. Using the proceedings document class I managed to get very close to the format I've been required to use, but I just can't make it to work ...
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How do I make a command to display a custom title page?

I followed the advice on the question What do \makeatletter and \makeatother do? to try to make a custom command that displays a custom title page, but it is not working. ./article.tex:17: You can't ...
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Different margins for title page

My document class is article with a4paper. The margins that I want for the body are: top: 1 inch bottom: 1 inch right: 0.5 inch left: 1.5 inch The title page should have a 1 inch margin on all four ...
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scrartcl: Remove page number on title page

I'm writing the abstract for my bachelor thesis. Therefore I use LaTeX. Now I have the structure of my document, but it always prints me a page number on the page. It is only one page and instead of ...
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Entering the title in the footer

How do I insert the title in the footer? And decide if it is set or not? %preteste.sty \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{lipsum} \renewcommand{\title}[1]{\gdef\@title{#1}\gdef\mytitle{#1}} ...
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Is it possible to remove date in the title page of Beamer

I am using \usetheme{Warsaw}. It seems that it doesn't depend on the theme. Does anyone know how to remove the date in the title page?
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authblk affiliations on same line

When using authblk and an author/affilliation list like this: \author[1]{Auth1} \author[1]{Auth2} \author[1]{Auth3} \author[1]{Auth4} \author[2]{Auth5} \author[1]{Auth6} \author[2]{Auth7} ...
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Adding the author photo along with the name in the title page

Friends, I'm trying to add a photo along with each author name in a beamer title page. Please consider the following code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Altering format of apa6e

I am fairly new to LaTeX and am just learning how to use this terrific tool. Because of this newness I lack the vocabulary to search properly or edit code within LaTeX files. That places me in a bad ...
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Multiple authors in one row with refmark, multiple affiliations in separated columns in another row

I wonder how we can list author names in the following format in LaTeX. I have 5 authors with 3 different affiliations. I am trying to list all author names with refmark in one row, and 3 ...
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How do I change the footnote style of \thanks to a letter?

I need to have a lowercase superscript letter for the footnote for the author, that is, I need the \thanks command to have footnote a as opposed to *. I'm assuming that I either need to use an option ...
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Shift title and author text up?

What is the best way to shift the title text 'up' in a LaTeX document compiled with pdftex? When I do this: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper, onecolumn]{article} \setlength{\topmargin}{0in} ...
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Align an image at the right of a text in LyX

I am LyX user and I would like to align an image at the right side of my title but I don't know how..:/ I am using as module "report". I've attached a screenshot in order to illustrate where I want ...
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How can I get \maketitle to create a separate title page with the article class?

I am working on a maths assignment and new to using LaTeX. I have written the assignment up but I would like the title page to be its own page. Currently my title page is a few lines generated by ...
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How to choose singular or plural form from presence of \and in argument

I need a new command \director (similar to author) to write project's director names. But I would like to write the word Director or Directors (if more than one) in front of the names. The easiest way ...
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How to add author an affiliation and their email address and all left aligned

How to add author an affiliation and their email address and all left aligned? title author 1, author 2, author 3 Authors affiliation author1 's email address abstract I'm using a single column ...
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Simple Author, affiliation and email example fails in RevTex4-1

I can't get the following simple author / email / affiliation code to function perfectly in a document for Journal of Mathematical Physics (JMP): \documentclass[aip,jmp,preprint]{revtex4-1} ... ...
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Problem putting affiliations in footnote using authblk

I want to use authblk package for a better affiliation formatting, but when I use this package affiliations don't go to the footnote as expected. This is how I used that package: ...
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Label in a footnote in author's field causes 'xfootnotemark doesn't match its definition'

I am trying to insert a \label in the footnote (\thanks) of the author's field with the following code \author{Gopal \thanks{XYZ university\label{auth1}}} However, LaTeX keeps giving the error ...
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How can I use @author, @date, and @title after maketitle?

I want to include the values of author, date, and title in my use of fancyhdr in a document that uses \maketitle. Googling about, I saw that @date, etc. can access the date, etc., values set in the ...
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KOMA-article: Page X of Y not showing in first page footer

(Warning: Question from newbie to LaTeX :-) Using koma-article in Org-mode, I want to show "X of Y" in the footer of all pages. I followed the instructions in this post, and it works fine for pages 2 ...
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What does the titlepage environment do and what are its benefits?

I'm speaking about the article document class only, because report and book deal with titles in a different way. Obviously, the titlepage environment triggers a new page after it, and it resets the ...
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titling's \thetitle, \theauthor and \thedate don't work

I was trying to use \thetitle, \theauthor and \thedate of the titling package, but none of them worked. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{titling} \begin{document} \thetitle \theauthor ...
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supervisor field on the page of the title with Beamer

I am editing a presentation of a research project, I am wondering if there is a field for "supervisor" on the page of the title, for instance \supervisor(which actually does not work)... If not, where ...
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Turn off bold in title + change header on title page

I am trying to make a title page following a template provided. I need to have a top right header on every page except the first where I should have only the name of the grant council at the top left ...
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How can I draw a border around a title page?

I want to draw a red page border only on the title page and signature page of my thesis. How can I achieve this. I tried the fancybox package but it has some conflict with fancyhdr package and ...
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Make titlepage one-sided (centered) while all other pages are two-sided

I am using scrbook to write a small paper. I am trying to create a title page which displays its contents (title, author, institution) with a one-sided layout, while all other pages should use a ...
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\center is centering, but only at the top of the page

For an article, I'm trying to center my name and address, but \center is putting the relevant info at the very top of the page before the title instead of where I want it, after the title. How can get ...
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Memoir custom title page and twocolumns.

Using the package memoir, I am having some trouble creating my (Oh so simple) custom title page. In the preamble, I have this: \documentclass[medievalpage,twosides,twocolumn,pdftex,final]{memoir} ...
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How to center the titleframe in Hannover theme (beamer)?

I am using the Hannover theme in beamer and I am using the title frame as plain \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Hannover}%{CambridgeUS}% ...
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Text not visible if positioned over included colored pdf?

I'm having a strange issue with LaTeX: My document uses a PDF background that is included with \includepdf{pdf/title}. This PDF consist of some logos and a solid red colored stripe across the page. I ...
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Removing extra vertical space in \maketitle with titling package

Consider the following two LaTeX source files: First, manually producing a title using a new environment (eww): \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \parindent0cm% ...
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Multiple authors don't fit on one line

I am working with the article class. I have four authors. Unfortunately, they are just a tiny bit too wide to fit on one line. (I'm talking less than a quarter inch from the margins I had set.) How ...
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How can I include a custom titlepage in my document?

How can I do title page like ? I'm using the mwrep document class. Or could it be simpler, and it is possible to include a pdf with this title page to pdf generated by LEd? How can I disable ...
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Strikethrough in Section Title

I am currently using ulem and \sout to do strikethroughs, but what if I want to strikethrough in a section title? I'm using hyperref and receive the following error when I use \section{\sout{..}}: ...
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Shorten title on each beamer slide

In a beamer presentation the title is long but ok for the first slide. The problem is that when the title appears below on each slide it is very long and I would like to use here some sort of running ...
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How to customize \titlepage in beamer?

I'm trying build my own theme to use for work-related presentations in beamer. I'm not so familiar with how to write the themes, I'm customizing a title page manually at the moment. What I want to ...
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How do you specify how many inches from the top each line is?

I am trying to use LaTeX to make a title page for my thesis according to the requirements here: http://www.grad.illinois.edu/graduate-college-thesis-requirements As you can see, the formatting ...
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No white page before full pdf page as front cover. (title page)

I have a little problem with a pdf that I want as front cover for a report. When I add a pdf as front cover I get first a white page and after that the pdf. But I want it to print the pdf first than ...
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In book class, make the titlepage environment successively displayed

I use several titlepage environments on book document class as \documentclass[openany]{book} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} This page is title page \end{titlepage} \begin{titlepage} This page is ...