{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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onecolumn titlepage, twocolumn rest of document

I recently switched from using multicols to twocolumn in the documentclass since multicols tends to mess with my graphics. However, this also means that my title page is now also two colums, which I'd ...
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How can I title a box?

I was trying to a title inserted on the lines of a box. I don't know if LaTeX has a command or a package for doing this, but it's something similar to the image below. Any suggestions?
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Headings bunched together with \textsc [duplicate]

I recently downloaded the Title page with logo LaTeX template. When I build the PDF the below \textsc headers appear bunched up. Is there a line spacing parameter I could pass as an argument to \...
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Reordering KOMA-Script title (not titlepage) in custom class

I'm trying to define custom styles for the KOMA-Script title which is later inserted using the \maketitle command currently using a mix of the KOMA-Script \setkomafont command and the \patchcmd ...
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Changing spacing for \thanks generates empty line

In a double-spaced article, I'm trying to keep the \thanks note single-spaced. I use this topic to change the spacing of \thanks back to single-spacing. This works, but it also generates an empty line ...
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Front page problems [closed]

I have made a front page that I thought was a A3 page (so i could put in the rest of the document of A4 pages) and make something like a book (hope that I am understood). When I tried to print the ...
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Show the \subtitle if not empty

How do I show the subtitle if it's defined? When have a subtitle the code is like this: \begin{center} \MakeTextUppercase{\textbf{\thetitle:}}\\ \MakeTextUppercase{\thesubtitle} \{center} And ...
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How to have a logo and institute at the same line?

I would like to have the logo to the left and the institute to the right at the same line. And so, I have tried unsuccessfully the code below: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \...
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How can I add these information at the titlepage?

How can I add the name of university and the name of supervisor at the title page of my thesis? Do I have to add a command before or after \maketitle? \begin{document} \title{ Blabla } \author{...
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Placing the abstract on titlepage in custom class

Imagine I want to include my abstract to my titlepage. I would do something like this: \documentclass[10pt,english,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \title{My ...
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Macros for redefining \maketitle

I have a document with multiple \maketitle tags. I would like macros that will allow me to redefine the title with a single command. While the code below produces the output I want, \documentclass{...
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Title and Author not displaying in PDF viewer (Texmaker)

I'm trying to make the title and author name come on top of of the document. However, after previewing the PDF, only the main body of the document is shown, without the title and author name appearing ...
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Page Header in LaTeX

The document class I am using is: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,openany,leqno,footinclude=true]{memoir} I want to get the header of a page in LaTeX just like the one I found here: Here apparently ...
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How to create a book title like this?

This is Roger Penrose' book The Road to Reality's title Currently my document begins like this, \documentclass{report} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{varwidth} \...
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authblk package not supported \colorbox{} command

I am using authblk package to display the authors. I will try to use background yellow color highlighted author names. But the authblk package is not supported. MWE: \documentclass{article} \...
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Undefined control sequence. <argument> \shorttitle

I've been receiving the error Undefined control sequence. <argument> \shorttitle with the following code: \author{MyName} \title{ThisPaper} \date{01 Jan 2015} \documentclass[12pt]{amsart} \...
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How to insert a pdf as background?

I want to use a pdf page as background for a title page. The pdfpages package does a good job inserting the page, but I can't write my content on it.
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Change image in titlepage [closed]

This is my code: With some picture work, with other, it doesn't (same format .jpeg). Any idea? \begin{titlepage} \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] \node [opacity=0.9,scale=1.1] at (...
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Reduce space between title and first section in a modified smfart

I am looking for a hack to reduce the space between the line (that appears after the title) and the title of the first section. At the moment, my code modifies smfart somewhat atrociously as follows: ...
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Page layout for the title and other pages [closed]

I set \usepackage[top= 30mm, bottom=30mm, left=30mm, right=25mm, head= 15mm]{geometry} for borders, the same as is seen in photo, but i do not know how to set 55mm to first pages and page with the ...
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ModernCV (new Version): Picture on the right side, Name on the left side

unfortunately, ModernCV has changed again. I used the answer from the question ModernCV Casual Header for my last CV, which worked perfectly, but now I get the error "Undefined control sequence. \...
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Add a “very preliminary” mention in the title page

Is there an efficient way to add a mention such as "very preliminary" in the title page of a paper? My attempt was to add it in the \date{} command but this looks more like a trick than something else....
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How can I add phone number for corresponding author in elsarticle style

Following the Elsarticle template, they provide the way to add corresponding author as below. %% Title, authors and addresses %% use the tnoteref command within \title for footnotes; %% use the ...
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Removing or Editing the header on each page in LyX

My document is in (AMS article) mode. The title of my paper shows up as a header on each page. The problem is that the title is too long and it overlaps with the page number. I would like to use a ...
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Impossible to overwrite a dot in subsection title

I am using a class from EMS (European Math. Society), which is largely based on amsart.cls but which has a specific line saying (so I read in the comments) that they redefine sub(sub)section(*) so ...
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remove blank page and number from title page

I have started on my own template and am a beginner in this. So far the code is very basic, I want to remove the blank page that is before my title page and the page number at the bottom. \...
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Vertical (rotated) titles in margins

I want to write the chapter title or section subject in the margin of each page. I eventually managed to get some working code : \setuplayout[edge=3cm,margin=3cm,backspace=7cm,height=27cm] \...
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Putting an image in Author footnote

I want to protect my email address from automatic web crawlers. Is there a way to put an image of an email address instead of typed one in the author field and use it for \maketitle? I want the ...
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\titleUL command definition

For the life of me I cannot understand why \titleUL is not working when I compile. Here is my code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{graphicx, imakeidx, afterpage} \...
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How should a a two-language title look like? [closed]

I have self written work in german language. I want to publish in on ResearchGate. Because of that I want to display the title in the original (german) and foreign (english) language. How should it ...
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Logo between two texts

I am trying to create a title page such that the logo is on the top on the left of the logo I will write the University/department in English on the write of the logo I will write University/...
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Gathering files.png in a single page

I am currently experiencing difficulties in gathering 2 png.files on a single page and look for tips. \section{\textalpha-section} \begin{center} Figure 3: title \end{center} \begin{figure}[p] \...
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How to reduce the spacing for empty dates in title (when using the titling package)

I am looking for a marco which changes the behaviour of date (while using the titling package) in the case the date is empty. This MWE A should give a document as normal: \documentclass{article} \...
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Size and position of boxes in title page

I am trying to create a front cover in a document (class article) and I have decided to 'decorate' it with boxes. The first problem I have is that I am not sure why the title appears on the top of ...
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Multiple Authors with common affiliations in IEEEtran conference template simple author name

I have a paper where I have 4 different authors with a common affiliation. I would like to mention their names and then a single affiliation followed by individual mail addresses. I have included the ...
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Prevent Abstract from using a full page

I am trying to prevent the abstract from taking up a full page while also using [titlepage]. LaTeX seems to ignore any non-breaking newlines or other formatting directives and places the abstract on a ...
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Formatting text to the title's style

Is there a way to format a sentence to the title's style? I mean that if the input is a sentence, then the output is this sentence with all letters made uppercase while the original uppercase letters ...
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How to Strikethrough Subtitle in Beamer? [duplicate]

I wish to write a subtitle in a beamer presentation crossed over with a line (strike-through). I tried the followings: \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Rochester} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Beamer title page extra line space in author

getting some extra line space between Prof. DEF GHI and Prof. Jklmno Pqrst in the following beamer latex code. How to solve it? \documentclass[mathserif,10pt,graphics]{beamer} \title[Title]{Title} \...
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Two authors on the same line on the titlepage

How can I put two authors in the titlepage? I tried this but it didnt work (nothing showed up after the title): \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Attractive fonts for a title of an article aimed at physics students [closed]

I am quite a newby at Tex and would like a simple, font type which would ideally attract students in reading my article which will be printed in a scientific journal. It needs to be informal. So none ...
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\insertlecture in subtitle generates error but \insertlecturenumber does not

In beamer, if I use \insertlecture in a subtitle I get: Undefined control sequence \begin{document} but the file compiles to PDF (with XeLaTeX) correctly anyway. But I can use \...
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Beamer talk with two title slides

I would like to create a Beamer presentation where the first two PDF pages are two title slides that are identical in every respect apart from the fact that one contains the real title of the talk and ...
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Problem using \alert{} in Beamer title with metropolis theme

I'm trying to emphasize some words in the title of a beamer document. Ex : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usetheme{Warsaw}%\usetheme{m}%-->problem \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to use \lowertitleback without \maketitle but with titlepage

I am using the KOMA class scrbook and I would like to use \uppertitleback and \lowertitleback even though I do not want to use \maketitle but use my own titlepage. If I understood the KOMA ...
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How can I add plain text to a titlepage in beamer

I would like to add plain text to a \titlepage in beamer. How can I do this? Is there a list somewhere with all the possible commands for a \titlepage such as \title, \subtitle, \institute and so on?
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Extending side margins for Title section in IEEEtrans document class

How can one extend the side margins only for the title section of IEEEtrans (conference) document class? I need to have more words fitting in each line for the "title only". \documentclass[conference]...
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Frontispiece for PhD thesis in a Portuguese university

I am writing the frontispiece for my PhD thesis (in English), which must be composed according to this layout in my university in Portugal: http://npgfc.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/files/sites/29/Capa-tese-...
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Adjust spacing in the title page using the scrbook package

The title of my document has three lines. In the title page, the width of the first and the third lines are almost equal as in the following example. I want to slightly expand the spacing between ...
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Beamer: frametitle on the left side

In a beamer presentation, I have a long table and to get more space, I would like to change the place of the \frametitle{}. Is there a way to place it in the left side of the slide? Here is the ...