{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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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{ ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 \\ ...
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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} ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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} ...
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using IEEEtran document class — how to align multiple rows of author

Say I am using IEEE Transactions journal class \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} How I should align the author properly so that it appears in this format?
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Issue for inserting queries in \title

I am using marginnote package for inserting queries. But in \title I am unable to print query. Can anybody suggest me what is the problem? please check now I have changed the code: ...
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\makecvtitle doesn't work with moderncv in MiKTeX 2.9 [closed]

I have a problem with the following tex excerpt in relation to moderncv on MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows 7. I do not get the title of my CV. "! Undefined control sequence. l.44 \makecvtitle The control ...
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Title sub-sections for a \documentclass{article} [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding more items on tex article title section Subtitle with the \maketitle page? How can I specify a specify a "sub-title" in my title (\maketitle) page? By sub-title ...
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Add additional text on title page

I want my title page to look like this Title Author Date Coordinator1 ...
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Filling white space in title page with random numbers or a text

Is it possible to fill all white space in this template with numbers or a text? %---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- % PACKAGES AND OTHER ...
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Poor leading in titles

Here's an example of terrible (and non-constant) leading in titles that is causing me trouble: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Split paragraphs into table rows

I am writing a class file. I am defining a variable for my custom \maketitle like so: \newcommand*{\comment}[1]{\def\commentname{#1}} \comment{} I want to be able to write a list of comments like ...
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Title page oddly centered

I have to insert the cover page of my thesis as a title page, so it will also move from the center of the page to openright, I guess. The titlepage code is this: \begin{titlepage} \begin{center} ...
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Author and date in the lower left corner on the title page

I'd like to have the author, the date and other things in the lower left corner of the title page. I thought of aligning them in a tabular, but how do I place it on the title page? My Page should ...
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Adding one more information in my front page - beamer

I am creating a slide template for a presentation in LaTex using Beamer and i want to add some more information "Supervised by " between "Directed by " and "the institue" , so i put ...
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How can I add acknowledgements on the title page as a numbered footnote?

I was asked to add acknowledgements to the right of the author name as the first footnote. (So the footnote should be numbered as "1" but for some reason it only shows asterisk "*".) Could anyone ...
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Where can I translate the Bergen beamer style?

I would like to use the Bergen theme with orchid color scheme. It works well, but I have "Who?" and "Where?" on my title page - I would like to translate them to my language. How could I do this the ...
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Set position for \maketitle in article

I want to create a handout to support a speech I have to give. Since I am only familiar with the \documentclass{article}, I wrote the following code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Academic information

Is there any package that extends article class, so formating paper title can became a little easier and cleaner? In particular email, role, university name ,.... I mean a clean preamble like ...
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How to test if some command similar to \author is used in .tex file?

I want to modify \maketitle command in a new document class based in memoir. \maketitle command should include a new \director command similar to author. If this command is defined in text file, the ...
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Access title and author in custom class [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Use the values of \title, \author and \date on a custom title page How can I access the title and author in my custom class based on article, so that I can insert them ...
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How to double space the \thanks footnote?

The journal I intend to submit my paper to requires all the text, including footnotes and acknowledgments, be double spaced. I use the setspace package and put \doublespacing and ...
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Using \author and \thanks for authors with common affiliations

What is the correct way to use \author and \thanks when I want to have multiple authors having common affiliations? For instance, using \author{ABC\thanks{XYZ} \and DEF\thanks{UVW} \and ...
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Beamer: define a backgroung color for the “part page” frames

I'm trying to make a .sty template, but I cannot figure out how to define a dedicated background canvas for the "part page" frames. Here (How to add background only to title frame and an other only ...
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logo in the first page only

I want to insert the logo in the title page only. However, it displays on all pages! How can I make these two figurs display as logo in the title page only? I type in the preamble: \logo{% ...
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Change position of glossary title

I am a total beginner with LaTeX and I can't find a way to solve the following problem. I have a glossary which I have printed in two columns by adding the code that I have included at the end. The ...
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Affiliation of author in achemso class

I use the achemso class in order to write a scientific article. I have to set author and their affiliation with affiliation or altaffiliation commands. Here is a short example : ...
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How do I manually break a line in a custom title?

I'm using my university's LaTeX class package to write my thesis, but I'm running into an issue with line breaks in the title. I'm required to break my title manually in a certain spot, but the ...
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Problem with centering the text of the title page and more

The following is the code related to my title page: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb} \usepackage{url} \usepackage[algoruled,vlined]{algorithm2e} ...
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How does “missing \begin{document}” work?

I would like to know how does LaTeX invoke the error Missing \begin{document}. I would like to reproduce it in the sense of the following MWE (it will become a part of my own document class): ...
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Beamer, framebreaks with different subtitles

A frame in Beamer presentation can be broken in number frames with the same frame title. Those titles can be subsequently enumerated. Is there way, that in such cases each slide in common frame with ...
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Titlepage with tikz

I need some help with a titlepage for tikz I want to create the following... 3 red lines, a gray space a green space but I already fail with just creating a line across the whole page... \draw ...
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Hide navigation information in sidebar on title page and TOC page (beamer)

Edited for clarity: I am trying to remove the navigation information in the sidebar that lists a TOC on the title page and the TOC page in a beamer presentation. I still want the sidebar to appear ...
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Custom title page in report or book class?

I have a long academic report to write and I am thinking of using the book class or the report class? However in both these classes the title page has the title in the centre. I want to make my own ...
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Is there a way to access the individual authors given by \author?

suppose I have several authors that I have declared via the \author command in latex-beamer, e.g. \author{Einstein \and Podolsky \and Rosen} I was wondering whether there is a way to access the ...
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How to avoid header and footer on first page? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Suppress Fancy header and footer on first page only. I'm using header and footer but I want to avoid on very first page since it is title page. How can i implement it?