{titles} is about typesetting document titles, usually with the help of \maketitle or the titlepage environment. A popular package is {titling}.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

6
votes
1answer
668 views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
45 views

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} ...
3
votes
2answers
426 views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
267 views

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.
1
vote
0answers
52 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
74 views

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: ...
1
vote
0answers
46 views

Page layout for the title and other pages [on hold]

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
171 views

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. ...
3
votes
1answer
141 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
284 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
117 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
119 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
79 views

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. ...
3
votes
1answer
134 views

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] ...
3
votes
2answers
82 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
41 views

\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} ...
0
votes
1answer
94 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

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] ...
1
vote
2answers
38 views

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} ...
2
votes
2answers
138 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
416 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
51 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
28 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
102 views

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} ...
1
vote
2answers
127 views

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} ...
2
votes
1answer
175 views

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} ...
1
vote
0answers
45 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
51 views

\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 ...
0
votes
1answer
104 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
204 views

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} ...
4
votes
1answer
95 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
67 views

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?
1
vote
1answer
81 views

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". ...
2
votes
1answer
91 views

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: ...
1
vote
1answer
63 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
139 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
40 views

multicolumn in titlepage with titling package

I want to use the multicolumn command in the author environment, but it creates the error incomplete }iffalse, all text was ignored after line x \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,ngerman]{article} ...
1
vote
1answer
44 views

Mdframed and newtheorems with same counter and quotes in the header

I have the following problem: I want to use the same counter in a \newtheorem like Code \newtheorem{thm}{Theorem}[chapter] \theoremseperator{\smallskip} \newtheorem{prop}[thm]{Proposition} as in ...
1
vote
1answer
102 views

Titlepage in article class when two-sided

I am having troubles to set up a title page with article class. My problem is same than here, but in addition to this example, I am using a two-sided document. If I add titlepage option here, the ...
3
votes
1answer
126 views

how to customize \pgfdeclareimage in my own style?

eg: \pgfdeclareimage[width=1.0\paperwidth]{header-logo}{ru_header} How to declare my own header in beamer, \pgfdeclareimage syntax and I have doubt what is {header logo} and {ru_header}.?
0
votes
1answer
127 views

Title page with University Logo

I am a beginner at latex and I realize that similar questions were asked previously, but I don't really understand what to do. Here is the code for a sample titlepage that does not work for me: ...
2
votes
0answers
267 views

change title page in beamer [duplicate]

How could I hide the outline from the title page in beamer while using copenhagen theme and beamer color theme? I would like it to be like boadilla theme just for the title page. Is it possible? ...
1
vote
1answer
79 views

Adding a second title using moderncv

I am almost done with my CV that I made using moderncv but there is a little extra that I need and it requires some advance tweaking that I am no able to perform although I think they should be ...
1
vote
1answer
54 views

Adding “prepared by” and “for company x” to author list on a technical report

I'm preparing a technical report, and rather than just listing the authors I'd like for the report to say something like, "Prepared by so and so for company x". (It doesn't have to be that exactly, ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Kindly help to figuring out the bug in my latex code is causing the following error [duplicate]

Here are all the codes before \begin{document}: \documentclass{beamer} %...............package............... \usepackage{amsmath,latexsym,amssymb,epsfig,amsthm} ...
1
vote
1answer
54 views

How to change the following code for titlePM so as to make it workable?

I am trying to use the following code to make my titlepage in titlePM format. But the following code isn't working. How can I get rid of this problem? \documentclass{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
4
votes
1answer
105 views

long double line for title

How can I make a long double line for a title like the picture What I have at the moment is this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{wasysym} \begin{document} \def\doubleunderline#1{% ...
3
votes
1answer
175 views

change title page margins ONLY without packages

I am trying to prepare a package for students that offers a uniform standard title page for their work (homework, reports, theses, and probably more). I have the title page laid out as it should be. ...
2
votes
1answer
544 views

Undefined control sequence \makecvtitle

I tried to use some Header modifications on my CV, made with moderncv.cls (moderncv 2015/07/28 v2.0.0) All modifications I found here did not work! Here is what I got Undefined controlsequence. ...