{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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\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 ...
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Greek character in Beamer document title

I need to include the Greek letter sigma in the title of my Beamer presentation. When I use $\sigma$ to obtain the symbol (which works fine in other LaTeX document titles), I receive the warning ...
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Beamer: Line spacing in title

I have a long title for my beamer presentation and ue the \titlepage{} command. The title is automatically split over 4 lines. As I am using a tall font (arev), these lines are squashed together. I ...
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How to remove the copyright box on a paper that uses the ACM sig-alternate.cls class file?

The ACM provides a LaTeX template called sig-alternate.cls (webpage, class file). The current version is 2.4 released in April, 2009. I would like to submit a paper for review using this class file. ...
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Adding custom image in title slide

I use beamer with the warsaw style to create presentation. I would like to insert an image in the title slide as part of customization. An image that fills the whole breadth of the slide but limits to ...
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Customization of the title slide in a beamer presentation

I'm using CambridgeUSnew beamer theme. And I need to add additional information between author text and date text. At this point I found only one working solution: add this text into author text, ...
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Left-aligning authors section in an article

I want to align the authors section of my article to the left. If there are more than one authors, each author should be aligned left in its own cell. I am using memoir's article class. This is what ...
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Short documents

I need to write a short informal note-type document with a description of my new idea and a few equations - 2 pages max. I use the article document class, but it seems to be an overkill - the title ...
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Vertical Alignment of Minipage

I have a question, I'm using the following setup for a title page: \begin{titlepage} \begin{center} \textsc{\LARGE University Name}\\[1.5cm] \textsc{\Large Bachelor thesis}\\[2cm] { \huge \bfseries ...
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Multiple authors in a Journal style (llncs) Document

How to display multiple authors in a journal style e.g. \documentclass{llncs} document? The solution suggested in What's the correct use of \author{} when multiple authors? does not work for me, ...
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Remove margins for title page

The scrbook class calculates margins automatically. For the title page of a book, I would like no margins at all, so that the text would be centered properly. How can I disable all margins for the ...
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Need Help to include personal details in make heading [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Heading title with a logo I would like to ask you how to create the makeheading in such a way that, my name and personal details are beside of my Photo. I need as ...
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Insert text at the bottom of beamer title page

I want to insert some text (like collaboration information) at the bottom of the title page. I can insert the logo by using \pgfdeclareimage, I also want to insert some text. How can I do that?
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Use input file in \thanks{}

Is it possible to acheive something similar to \title{\myTitle \thanks{ \input{../acknowledgement} }} (which doesn't work?) in order to load the content for \thanks on the fly?
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single-column revtex4-1 adds a page break after the title section

Using revtex4-1 in single-column mode produces a page break after the abstract. This is not the behavior with revtex4. The minimal example is really simple: \documentclass{revtex4-1} ...
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Change font of document title

I have used fontspec to style all of my headers with a new font with: % Specify different font for section headings \newfontfamily\headingfont[]{Gill Sans} \titleformat*{\section}{\LARGE\headingfont} ...
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How to add several authors with different affiliations in beamer?

Is it possible to do this in beamer? Or do I have to use other packages?
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Prevent abstract environment to reset pagenumbering

I use \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} for my thesis. I have three parts, each with an abstract. Whenever I put an abstract, the page numbering resets to 1. I would like to continue with the ...
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How to create a simple title list/page in tex?

Are there any standard tex style wrappers that can help to create a title page for diploma or coursework? My main objective is to get some shortcuts for creating title, author name etc. Some help on ...
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How can I make a manual a cover for a report?

I need a simple cover but I don't know how set personalized spaces and positions to achieve what I really want. I need something like this Education Institution Location ...
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Adding information to a Beamer title page

I'm working on putting together a Beamer presentation and had a question. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \title{Screen Scraping with R} \subtitle{} \author{name} \date{June 20, 2011} ...
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How to use the content of \title{} as a reference?

I want to be able to reference to my document title by name. How can I achieve that? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \title{Example}\label{title} \author{me} ...
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Full page image as title page

Background Wrote a technical manual in LyX. The technical manual currently has two parts: Cover image (PDF) Manual text (PDF) Problem When merging the two PDF files (with GhostScript or other ...
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Header or footer of title page differs with that of main text

My purpose is that every page except title page has same header and footer. for title page, ==> it has exactly same footer with that of other page. ==> and it has completely different header with ...
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Adding more items on tex article title section

This is what I have at the head of my tex document (article): \title{Some Article} \author{John Doe} \date{\today} \documentclass[pdftex,12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{setspace} ...
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How to insert an image in the front cover of a report?

I'm pretty new in LaTeX and I'm currently writing my BSc Report. Does anyone happen to know how I can insert my uni logo on the front cover of my report? I'm using ...
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Blank page causing duplicate page one.

Newbie here. I get a blank,numbered page after running the following \maketitle command in my document. Is this part of the report class that I am using? How can i remove the blank page? ...
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Same affiliation for all authors without extra packages

I have a working paper with a colleague from the same institution, so we entered: \author{A B \and C d} how can I now add affiliation, so that its for both authors (centred), and not only for one ...
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Problem with defining a titlepage

I am writing a LaTeX 2e class with two options msc and phd for my department theses/dissertations. In this class, I need to define a titlepage for the first page of the theses/dissertations which ...
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How to make a title page with beamer without navigation bar, using theme warsaw

Using beamer, how to make a title page without a navigation bar, using the theme "warsaw" or how to get a title page from another theme, but maintaining the navigation bar on the other frames?
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Fill the left 1/3 of the title page with color?

This is my first time to try and write documentation by using LaTeX. The generated PDF is quite impressive, but there is one thing I have no idea of how to do it: I would like to have the left 1/3 of ...
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Remove page numbers in a »titlepage« environment

I use the titlepage enviroment in my thesis and want to remove the page numbers on my title pages (where I've got 2) pages. The titlepage enviroment does that for the first site automatically but not ...
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Use the values of \title, \author and \date on a custom title page

I am trying to create a title page of my own. Is there a way to make use of the \title, \author and \date commands inside the title page? For instance: ... \title{Something Cool} \author{Cool Dude} ...
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Title page using TikZ

Based on the question on Use TikZ to draw frontpage, I have taken the liberty to create my own custom LaTeX title template for my school's reports. So far I created this. \documentclass[paper=a4, ...
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Typeset an author without affiliation with authblk

I'm currently using authblk to typeset authors and corresponding affiliation(s) in a proceeding article, one of the authors has no affiliation. Commands are the following: \author[*]{Name1} ...
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Adding more than one author with different affiliation

My goal is adding more than one author with different affiliations, it will look like something: Author A, Author B, Author C, Author D and Author E A,B,C Department of Computer Science ...
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Date not being displayed in title

Could anyone tell me why the date is not being shown in the title of my document. The document class is proc. If I remove \date{\today} my title moves down a return, but no date is displayed when I ...
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How to prevent hyphenation in title (\maketitle)?

I want to have a \maketitle title page where every word in the title is not hyphenated. Elsewhere I wouldn't mind hyphenation of the title (e.g., in the Reference List), but on the title page it looks ...