{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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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 ...
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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?