{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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undefined control sequence balking at \maketitle [closed]

I have been trying to get familiar with Tex using a paper format found at {\url{www.phys.ufl.edu/courses/phy4803L/sample-paper.zip}}. This has worked well and I have trimmed it down to my own purpose (...
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Command to print subtitle

I’m using TeXLive 2015 and the scrreprt document class. Is there a command like \thesubtitle to print the subtitle as defined by \subtitle{…}? I get an ‘undefined control sequence’ error on \...
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\title after \begin{document}: When to do it?

My answer to Problem using \alert{} in Beamer title with metropolis theme solves an incompatibility problem between TiKZ and \title with \protect-ed contents in beamer documents. Following code ...
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What is an alternative to \thanks for an author's footnote?

I wonder what besides \thanks can be used for author's footnote. The problem is that when I have two different titles with two different authors and two different \thanks, the second footnote shows ...
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How to update cover page of thesis? [duplicate]

Right now the title page has title, name and date. It looks like this: But I want to add "A dissertation submitted for the partial fulfilment of MS degree in Science" and my institute logo too ...
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How to remove the word “ïmmediate” when using \maketitle

When I use the latex syntax \maketitle to write the title, I get a word "immediate" written below it. I googled for an alternative and found something called \titlepage. Now when I use titlepage, it ...
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the title does not appear in “ClassicThesis style”

I wrote this code: \documentclass[headinclude,footinclude,openany]{scrbook} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage{...
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Page numbering disrupted by title page

I am writing my Master's thesis and I have to use a pre-defined title page but I think it blocks the page numbering on the first page. I've tried \thispagestyle{plain} and \setcounter{page}{1} ...
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Header/Footer formatting on Title page

I've spent the best part of an hour trying to make a footer/header on my title page and I'm getting so frustrated, any help appreciated. I just need my university name at the top and my supervisor at ...
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How to align various parts of the title?

I am attempting to recreate the following title look, from scratch Here is my attempt so far: \documentclass[paper=A4, fontsize =11pt ]{scrartcl} % A4 Paper and 11pt font size \usepackage[...
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Placing an image at a specific point on a title page

I am trying to place a logo at the top right hand corner of my title page. I have tried using the titlepage environment, however it continually centers the image. Is there a way to 1) place the image ...
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ModernCV long name and title on the same line

Is it possible to have a long title and name on the same line in moderncv? Currently, it looks like this: The ideal would be that there is no line break after Juantostos. I tried to uncomment the \...
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ACM Proceedings overlapping email

I'm writing a paper for a paper that uses the ACM Conference Proceedings class acm_proc_article-sp.cls. I have five authors, and all of our emails seem to be sufficiently long that they overlap in the ...
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Change the color of title

I successfully changed a color of sections and subsections to my defined one. However I'd like to change the \title with the same way, but \titlefont{•} doesn't work (and I guess it's not supposed to)....
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Can't make an article with titles in two languages

I need to make an article in two languages. This code \begin{document} \author{Author Name 1} \author{Author Name 2} \affil[1]{Affiliation of the Author 1} \affil[2]{Affiliation of the Author 2} \...
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Problems inserting tikzpictures in headlines in slides and titlepage, LaTeX beamer

I am creating a custom beamer theme and I have problems inserting graphics in the headline of the slides. For the graphics I have exported .eps files to TikZ code with Inkscape, which worked fine. ...
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footnote marker cannot be added to a IEEEtran paper title [duplicate]

I would like to add a footnote marker to my paper, that uses following class: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran}. I can add the footnote as a paragraph at the bottom left corner of the front page. ...
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Beamer Title Image above authors in Dresden theme

Using beamer, I'm trying to add an image to the title page. Currently I'm doing this by using the command as an argument for the \date command, since it would be left blank anyway. Now, the image ...
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Removing 'and' in the author list

I'm trying to remove 'and' before the name of the last author in the title of the article (class llncs) so that it would look like First Author, Second Author, Third Author instead of First Author, ...
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Formatting with fancyhdr [closed]

I need a special formatting for my document which it class is (article). The first page has: special header and NO footer header contains image on the right and text on the left and both on the ...
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Include a page in numbering but not display its number

I have started the beginning of a report with roman page numbering for the title and contents pages. My instructor has said he wants the title page to be numbered page (i) but he does not want it to ...
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Number above title .. not chapter.. in article [closed]

I am looking to get the number 2 above my Title in my Article. I know how to do it in a chapter of a book document class with a set counter: \setcounter{title}{1} but i dont know how to do this ...
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Moving title to the left without aligning to the left [closed]

I'm trying to produce a title page with a title made with \maketitle and a picture (logo) to the right of the title. I already managed to have the image to the right using tikzpagenodes, but I didn'...
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How can I put a title above a 2 column page

I just want a standard title then commence a 2 column page - but when I use this code it puts it all on the next page (as it inserts a newpage). How can I un-insert the new page OR put the title in in ...
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Thesis title pages

Does anyone of you ever experienced some difficulties in putting together a title page for a thesis? This seems super easy, but here I gave up... Any help or suggestions will be so greatly appreciated....
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How do I make a Chicago style title page?

Like this: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/media/pdf/1300991022_717.pdf. It needs some text a third of the way down the page, and some two thirds of the way down. I am using the article document class.
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How do I create a header with a half-page background (like the Twitter bootstrap Carousel theme)?

I'd like to create a LaTeX document with a half-page background, such as that in Twitter/Bootstrap's Carousel theme. The background doesn't necessarily need a gradient like in the example (although ...
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How to force \author and logo on title page into a flexible position in memoir?

I fixed a previous problem, by creating a tabular, but unfortunately it doesn't work with my current problem. This is what my current setup produces: And this is what I was aiming for: As you ...
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How to create a “Published” and a “Submitted” date in memoir?

I have tried my way through the memoir manual and various searches on the internet, but without luck, which is why I'm posting this question here, where some of you, who are really sharp at LaTeX and ...
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How to edit behaviour of frame titles during frame break in beamer?

When the allowframebreaks option is used, the frame title is automatically numbered in roman numerals. \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks=0.8]{Frame Title} . . \end{frame} Here is what I get for the ...
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How to wrap the title in an a0poster with a page width color box?

Current Preamble I want to wrap the top part of my document with a colored banner, spanning the entire page width and to the very top of the document. Here is my preamble and title section: ...
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tikzposter / authblk - how to change index font size of the affiliations [duplicate]

I used tikzposter to create a poster and authblk to do my affiliations. My problem is that the first index of the affiliations ( index 1, at Dept. of Alpha Research in the MWE) is a lot larger than ...
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Adding a quotation at the beginning of a book

I am using the book document format in my Latex book. I am writing a scientific book. I have a cover page (the one with \maketitle) and the Table of Contents page(s). Right after the cover page, I ...
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Left and right aligned on same line

I am currently busy typesetting my thesis in LaTeX, but I am stuck on something with my cover/title page. At the bottom of the page, I need to type my name and my supervisor's name. This is a rough ...
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Where are Title, Author and Date?

I've the following Example Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[german]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Get author's name using initials instead of full first name in author block

I am using authblk to create an author block. However, I would like to use the authors' name in more than one location: In the authors block, show full first names and last name using \maketitle In ...
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Not all code is shown in the pdf

So I found an example online of how to create a certain figure (tikzpicture). Now I have created the figure in latex, but somehow my Title and section text will not show. I guess this is because I ...
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How do I create a template for thesis title page? [duplicate]

My university wants my thesis title page to be formatted in a certain way (see left image below) and I was able to do it in LaTeX (see right image below): I used the following LaTeX code to do the ...
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Question on formatting author

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{indentfirst} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{ {Desktop/} } \...
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What are major and sub headings?

What does a subheading mean in latex and what is a major heading? Say your latex file has Chapter 1 called CHEMICAL TOOLS and in that chapter you have three titles (xxx, yyy, zzz): Chapter 1 ...
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Vertically Center title page : Article

How can I vertically center the text on a title page ? My MWE : \documentclass[]{article} \title{Project Title} \date{2016-31-01} \author{Author Name} \begin{document} \pagenumbering{gobble} \...
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Underscore in emails

I am writing a paper and trying to write my email address, which contains underscore. My question is how to write underscore in email addresses? My MWE: \documentclass{aip-cp} \begin{document} \...
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how to write a paper with many authors?

I am writing a paper with a total of 16 authors. I do not think I can use the classical \author command as it would require too much space for all this authors. Is there a common way to do in these ...
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How does \thanks work in LaTeX article class?

I am trying to figure out how it happens that \thanks in the standard LaTeX article class (with no options specified) is typeset with an asterisk for the footnote mark. I got lost trying to trace ...
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Include a cover page then title page in book class

I am attempting to place a cover on a document that I am typesetting. I have a coverpage as a png file and wanted to place that as a full page first, then have the second page with the other ...
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Omit the date in \maketitle *without blanking the date*

So, this is building on Omitting the date when using \maketitle; but I'd still like to include the date in the page footer. This means \date{} isn't an option. (Of course, I'd like to get rid of the ...
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LaTex : Is comma acceptable before And , When there are multple authors on titlepage of Book? [closed]

I used {authblk} package to write author and their affliations. In my case, there are 3 authors with common affiliation. But it shows output like this : firstauthor, secondauthor, and thirdauthor. By ...
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In memoir class how do I force the abstract on the title page and be of type chapter?

For my thesis proposal I'd like to use memoir document class. I'd like to have the abstract on the title page and set to: \abstractnum % Format heading as chapter \abstractintoc % Include "Abstract"...
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Problem with title page

I have the following title page: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,12pt,chapterprefix=false]{scrbook} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} \thispagestyle{empty} \fancypagestyle{empty}{ \lhead{\...
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Incompatibility between sigplanconf's \thanks and cleveref

There seem to be an incompatibility between cleveref and the \thanks command of the sigplanconf class (see here for more info). Here's a MWE showing the issue (using the latest sigplanconf v3.2): \...