{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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Customizing ModernCV Header: Photo below line, aligned right

I'm a newbie in LaTeX and like to customize the moderncv layout. Based on the solution of Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left, I tried to position the photo below the ...
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IEEE style author block with sig-alternate.cls [closed]

I am finishing up a paper for an ACM conference, and I have six authors. I would like to use the IEEE author block format, since it saves space, but I am using the sig-alternate.cls file because it ...
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How to write LaTeX as title in acm format?

I wrote Latex as \LaTeX to properly make the right output on the title part using acm_proc_article-sp document class. But as I wrote that way, it prints a very small letter 'A' of the LATEX word. ...
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Changing the colour of Beamer \titlepage using a .sty file

I've been looking for an answer everywhere to this, but so far, nothing seems to have worked. What I would like to do is change the background colour and font colour of the \titlepage command, but to ...
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IEEEtran's \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts clashes with \maketitle [closed]

The heading of question says it all. \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts %% INFOCOM 2013 addition: \makeatletter \def\ps@headings{% \def\@oddhead{\mbox{}\...
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Logo and picture on titlepage

I need to make a title page with a logo on the top left corner, the title and the author centered and another picture under this. I tried this code but the problem is that the second image is right ...
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need additional title in apa6

I am writing a short report and the title page has to look like this: Short Report Reactions to ... Author Affiliation I solved it q-n-d by using author as stand-in for "Reactions ...
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Default values in \newcommand & renewing \maketitle

I am working on customizing a thesis document class according to my needs. I am trying to renew the \maketitle command to modify my title page, and I am facing two problems: I wish to define a ...
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Customizing cover sheet for dissertation [duplicate]

Hi I am working on my dissertation. I need my cover sheet to be like following. Dissertation Title My name (centered) ...
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need a front page (cover) before title page (apa6.cls)

I am new to LateX and want to create my M.Sc. Article with it (psychology, so I am using the apa6.cls). But here's a problem, I didn't find a solution for as of yet: I need a front/cover page as ...
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Author affiliations and date formatting

I am using amsart. But I do not want the author affiliations to be in small-caps which seems to be the default style in amsart. Instead I want them to be italics and 8pt. Also I want the date to be ...
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LaTeX doesn't compile after redefining \maketitle

Here is my main file: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[francais]{babel} \include{definitions/pagetitre} \title{Text} \author{Text} \sujet{...
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I do not get a title

I am using a template from the link: http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/beamerposter It does not show a title, the example.tex has a \title, but it does not appear on the poster. ...
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How to make the subtitle without bold font?

How do I make the subtitle without the bold font? \documentclass[10pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{url} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{graphics} \begin{document} \title{\bf{Progress Report }} \...
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Vertical spacing inside beamer \titlepage, got “Token not allowed in a PDF string…”?

I'm trying to separate (with a vertical spacing) the word "Me" from "Prof: My professor", basically putting the latter on a new line. This works fine, but I've got a warning: Package hyperref ...
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How does one fetch the arguments of \title and \author? [duplicate]

When using the simple \maketitle command, one can use \title, \author, \date etc to define the corresponding contents. Now if one desires to for example make a custom title page, how can this ...
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reduce space at the top using maketitle

I'm using XeLaTeX for my document and want to style my title page. The problem is, that \maketitle make a large top space, my text begins ca. 10 cm from the top. How can I reduce this space? In the ...
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Modifying a thesis class file

A friend of mine gave me a class file he had used for his dissertation, which he submitted this spring. This is a class file he wrote; it was not provided by the university. Between spring & ...
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Title Suppressed Due to Excessive Length

It is appearing this strange message (only on the right side): On the left side the title appears normally: I have both \title{...} and \authorrunning{}. Even If i write a title of only 5 chars ...
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Page number consistency

I am working with a book using memoir class. My question involves the page numbering of the \frontmatter portion of the document. I am under the impression that the frontmatter should be consistently ...
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Use variable with preamble

In my research, I need to write posters occasionally (with beamer). Can I define something like this in a different file (as preamble.tex, with other things) \documentclass{beamer} \begin{minipage}...
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Renaming date in revtex4

I found the similar question and answer for renaming some of the keywords, but they were for revtex4-1. Since my document is giving me strange errors when I'm using revtex4-1, and not when I'm using ...
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titlepage with article class

I use article document class and want to make a titlepage. But I need to put more than just author, year and title. I also need to put my university and my supervisor and that is my bachelor thesis. ...
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Making a title page with a subtitle in Memoir

This is my first ever posting. I am quite new to LaTeX but have recently written a book in it. I have got the whole thing set up, including margins, page size and everything. But the title page has ...
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titles without enumerate

I have multiple paragraphs, each with a different title. I'm using letters (A,B,C,...) to go along with the titles, for example: A. title-1 (I want this in italic) body text B. title-2 body text ...
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define an global variable; error ! Use of \@ doesn't match its definition

I want to define some variable for my IPE template, such as the title, affiliation and author etc. The code is listed below. However when I compile it using pdflatex, it does not show the result what ...
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Vertical alignment

I've been able to vertically align some text with \vspace*{\fill} but below the aligned line is some more text and a figure which causes the aligned line to be above the middle of the page. How can I ...
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Import author list from a txt file in latex

I'm trying to import author list to my latex article. But keep getting errors. Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{verbatim} \title{\verbatiminput{title.txt}} \author{\verbatiminput{...
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Frontispiece with absolute positioning, usage of the textpos package

I would like to write my graduation thesis in LaTeX, but I need to make a frontispiece that exactly looks like this one made with Microsoft Word: I've tried with some environments like titlepage ...
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Problem with xelatex and the \drop command

I have the following definition for my title page: %----- TITLE PAGE -----% \newcommand*{\plogo}{\raisebox{+1.25ex}{\includegraphics[height=1in]{logo}} } % Generic publisher logo \newcommand*{\...
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Removing “And” in Revtex 4.1 author list [duplicate]

I am submitting an abstract using a LaTeX template. The template makes use of RevTex 4.1 and it includes an example abstract. In this example, the numbers that show the author affiliation are hard-...
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Automatic provision of title making through class file

I have written a class file for my 3rd year project students (despite my lack of expertise!), and I wanted to avoid them having to use the maketitle command. Here is a minimal example: The class ...
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noframenumbering option with maketitle

I would like to set the option noframenumbering on the title page but I don't know how to set it... I've tried this : \maketitle[noframenumbering] but it didn't worked And this : \...
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Bold face title and different font sizes in the same title

How could I make every character bold in the title? Also, is it possible to make "Faculty of Science" smaller size than the University's name at the same time? I'm new to TeX. \documentclass{article} ...
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How to insert copyright line on Title Page? [duplicate]

I am new to LaTeX. would like to insert the copyright on the title page of my ebook. This is what I want it to look like (centered in the middle of the page): Title, Author, Copyright (copyright ...
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How can I create a titlepage without a newpage in the scrartcl class

I would like to create my own title in the scrartcl class. Using the titlepage environment gives me a new page, but I would like to suppress this page break. How can I do this? Edit: In general a ...
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How to produce a two column text with separation line with single-column title and end text

How can I produce the file as a PDF in LaTeX. I have done the following \documentclass[a4paper,twocolumn]{article} \usepackage[margin=0.5in]{geometry} But I have the following problem. I want to ...
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LyX: Problems with title line breaks when writing in Memoir document style

I am pretty new both to LyX and to TeX.SX, and have no LaTeX background. I'm writing my master's thesis in LyX and have just changed the document style from book to book (Memoir). When I try to export ...
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using IEEEtran document class -how to format three authors using IEEEtran

I am using IEEE Transactions conference class \documentclass[10pt, conference, compsocconf]{IEEEtran} How I should align the author properly so that it appears in this format? title ...
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Elsarticle frontmatter corresponding author

I believe I have followed the template exactly but as this following MWE shows I am getting an asterisk on both authors and not just the corresponding author. Do I have something in the wrong order ...
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Things written in \thanks are indented. I don't want that [duplicate]

When I insert footnotes in my text, the first line of them is indented, which looks ugly. To prevent indentation I use \usepackage[hang,flushmargin]{footmisc} When I use \thanks{...} (to add ...
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How to put a brace and a title?

I would like to put a brace between the Q_s and Q_d of the following diagram \begin{tikzpicture}[domain=0:5,scale=1,thick] \usetikzlibrary{calc} %allows coordinate calculations. %Define linear ...
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Title page report with TikZ [closed]

I want to make the front page shown in the attached PDF. Someone! help me?
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Force Poem Title and graphics on the same page

I've been using \needspace{4\baselineskip} to keep Poem Titles with a graphic produced by lilypond-book (music typesetting engine) together. In a 184p. document with 79 different Poem Titles followed ...
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How to add multi-authors with different affiliations in Beamer using LyX?

I want to have two authors with different affiliations showing on the cover page in beamer. Can anyone help me how I can do this in LyX? Specifically, I want to have the below structure: Title ...
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Substituting lowerbacktitle in one-sided document

I'm using LyX and the thesis template that comes with it. When I changed my document from two-sided to one-sided a page in the output disappeared. I found out that this was the \lowertitleback that ...
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Changing the default title/author/institution/frametitle font in Beamer

I sadly haven't been able to answer this questions using Google. In beamer, I'd like to make the default font for the entire title page, as well as frame titles, to be the default font from the old ...
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Footnote on document author with footmisc

I'm using the following: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[bottom,flushmargin,hang,multiple]{footmisc} \title{Title} \author{Joe Blow\footnote{Address}} \begin{document} \maketitle Hello.\...
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Footers are disappearing when adding text “behind” title page

I have a "book" with a cover and several chapters and appendices. I need to add some text and images (publishers) "behind" the cover. So I tried the \newpage command after the title page. It worked, ...
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How to vertically align title in LaTex

I'm finishing my master's thesis and would like to move the title vertically more down towards center of the page...I googled, but couldn't get it to work =/ Here is a portion of my code from the ...