{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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Expand background image to fill page in ConTeXt

Background Looking to make a background image scale to fill an entire page. Code I tried changing the dimensions of the page to fill the entire area and then drop in an external image: ...
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Problem using \begin{titlepage}

I want to make a front-page to something I've been writing in LyX but everytime I use \begin{titlepage}\text {This is a sample title}\end{titlepage}, I get in the first page this line only instead of ...
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Custom \maketitle in my custom class not working when I use report class

I am trying to write a new class using the report class. In my custom class I have used a custom \maketitle. But it is not working. But it works, if I use article class as my base. My class file is ...
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How to access \@title from a custom class

I was trying to write a custom LaTeX class where I need to access the value of \@title. I wrote \newcommand{\makeack}{Hello World \@title World} But the value of \@title is not printed when I use ...
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How to use \sout{} inside the \title{} using beamer class

The problem is on the title. Here is the minimal code \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{beamer} \usepackage{ulem} \title{\sout{text}} \begin{document} \frame{\maketitle} \end{document} The errors are ...
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Separators for author group (IF conditon)

I am new to LaTeX, just a beginner, basically a Perl developer. I have created a LaTeX file \begin{document} \cont{\iname{\isurname{Name1}\ifname{K. C. G.}}\iname{\isurname{Name11}\ifname{Y. ...
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Configuring the thesis

I'm having some problems to configure the thesis. I use some template for .cls file from the web I tried to configure by myself and the attempt was failed. So list of problems are: Page layouts for ...
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Place chapter title between two lines

I want to place a chapter title between two lines. The lines shall be on the left and the right side of the centered title like in this screenshot: Note that the lines are slightly overhanging the ...
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Problems with the title and the margin in LyX

I have prepared my document and when I created the PDF I realized the problem I got with one title and the right margin. This is out of the margin. How can I fix this? (I am new with LyX)
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OldStyle Numbers in Body Text Only—Lining Numbers Otherwise

My main font numbers are set to OldStyle. How can I set Lining numbers for: Titles (chapter, section, subsection, &c...), Beginning of enumeration, Page number, and Footnote numbers (but not ...
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How to show auto-frame-break counter in beamer frame subtitle?

In beamer, I use a convention of inserting the section title as frame title and then providing a more specific title as subtitle. In this case, I think it makes more sense for me to show the ...
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Multiple Authors in scrartcl

I have the following code in the document portion and I can't seem to get \and to work with it - I'm assuming that it's due to something specific to using this class? \begin{document} % ...
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Modified abstract and thanks with two front pages

I have to use a specific format for documents in in LaTeX. I have to use a .sty file (iadb.sty) and in it is specified the abstract and thanks as follow: %Abstract and Thanks ...
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ConTeXt: How to increase line-spacing in title?

Pandoc generates ConTeXT document titles using a standard simple scheme that sets the title in \tfd. I already changed the default font and size of \tfd. However, when a title is so long that it ...
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Bold Chapter Name

I can make the chapter name bold by using \textbf{...} in the text file like: \chapter{\textbf{Scholastic Forest Management Planning and Forest Zoning}} But I want to make the text "Chapter 1" bold ...
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moderncv: bullet points between phone/email/social

In the image below there's a bullet point in between the phone number and the email address. I'd like to know how to remove it. I'm using the banking template for moderncv.
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Access \@email in a custom LaTeX class

I am trying to customize an article class for my needs. I want to access \email{} in my class but without any success. This is my \maketitlepage section in cls file, \newcommand{\maketitlepage}{% ...
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Two titles on a beamer presentation

I am presenting two papers at once and I'd like to put both titles on the same page. The papers have different sets of authors too, so I'd like to display that. Any suggestion on how to accomplish ...
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Different margins for document title only

I am trying to follow the formatting requirements for a specific conference which state that the document title must have 1.5 inch left and right margins while the rest of the paper must have 1 inch ...
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Why the placement of \title makes a difference when using amsart with nag?

% !TeX program = pdfLaTeX \RequirePackage[l2tabu,orthodox]{nag} \documentclass{amsart} \begin{document} \title{The $n$-th term} \maketitle \end{document} If the \title command is placed after ...
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Adding a line to a heading

Here is the skeleton of my LaTeX markup: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,amsthm} \usepackage[margin=1.25cm, bottom=2cm]{geometry} \newcommand{\name}{Name} ...
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Condense Latex Title

I wish for my Latex Title to be condensed so that it takes up less room on the page. Here is my current source: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} ...
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amsart maketitle problem

I am editing a paper using amsart documentclass. However, the \maketitle command does not give me the author and abstract. My codes are here: \documentclass[12pt]{amsart} ...
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How to change the abstract to have no page break afterwards

I am writing a thesis in the report document class. I have a title page that is separate. On the next page I want the Abstract and the Acknowledgements: \begin{abstract} This is the abstract. ...
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Create a frame for a title page

I have already created my title page with \begin{titlepage} command and I want to put a single boxed frame around it. I've tried fbox, framebox, makebox and a few others and none of them put the frame ...
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Aligning names within the \author command

I need to present a College assignment and it has to be in article style. My problem is that right after the title I've got to add my professor's name and my working group. I tried this: ...
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Extra info in moderncv title

The \homepage info is appearing in the title of moderncv. The code works fine in writeLatex, but not on MikTeX. The error is missing \begin{document} Please help. Code: ...
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Font size in moderncv

How can I change the title font size (First name, Family Name) in a resume written using moderncv package?
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How can I change the font size of the authors and the affiliation in Latex?

I have something like this: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper, twocolumn]{article} % 11pt for all the article \begin{document} \font\myfont=cmr12 at 16pt \title{{\myfont MY TITLE}}%Title in 16pt \author{MY ...
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How can I change the font size of the title and the font size of the authors in Latex?

I need a font size of 16pt for the title and 12pt for the authors. I'm writing an article class document in 11pt: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, twocolumn]{article}
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Title page text organizing problem

I have pretty newbie question. I renewed the \titlepage command and it works pretty well, beside one detail - the space between the last row of text (the line and 'Lublin 2013' in this case) lies too ...
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How can I effect line breaks within the title without hardcoding \\'s in \title?

Although I do need line breaks within my title for my document's title page (I'm using the book class), I'd like to avoid hardcoding line breaks in the argument passed to the \title command, for three ...
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How can I include an image in the title content achieved with \maketitle in the amsart class?

I am writing my thesis and using the amsart document class. On the first page I have used \maketitle, and have specified Title, Author and Abstract in the preamble, so these are produced. I would like ...
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Remove affiliation from author

I am using the authblk package on a modified LaTeX report class and I require to show the author as a footnote on every page, without affiliations (still showing the affiliations on the title page). ...
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How to change the appearance of the AMS Article title

I am writing a document with \documentclass{amsart}. How do you change the appearance of the title in a document like this? It is set to all caps, bold, and a certain size. I can change it to italics ...
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Customizing ModernCV Header: Photo below line, aligned right

I'm a newbie in LaTeX and like to customize the moderncv layout. Based on the solution of Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left, I tried to position the photo below the ...
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IEEE style author block with sig-alternate.cls

I am finishing up a paper for an ACM conference, and I have six authors. I would like to use the IEEE author block format, since it saves space, but I am using the sig-alternate.cls file because it ...
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How to write LaTeX as title in acm format?

I wrote Latex as \LaTeX to properly make the right output on the title part using acm_proc_article-sp document class. But as I wrote that way, it prints a very small letter 'A' of the LATEX word. ...
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Changing the colour of Beamer \titlepage using a .sty file

I've been looking for an answer everywhere to this, but so far, nothing seems to have worked. What I would like to do is change the background colour and font colour of the \titlepage command, but to ...
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IEEEtran's \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts clashes with \maketitle [closed]

The heading of question says it all. \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts %% INFOCOM 2013 addition: \makeatletter \def\ps@headings{% ...
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Logo and picture on titlepage

I need to make a title page with a logo on the top left corner, the title and the author centered and another picture under this. I tried this code but the problem is that the second image is right ...
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need additional title in apa6

I am writing a short report and the title page has to look like this: Short Report Reactions to ... Author Affiliation I solved it q-n-d by using author as stand-in for "Reactions ...
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Default values in \newcommand & renewing \maketitle

I am working on customizing a thesis document class according to my needs. I am trying to renew the \maketitle command to modify my title page, and I am facing two problems: I wish to define a ...
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Customizing cover sheet for dissertation [duplicate]

Hi I am working on my dissertation. I need my cover sheet to be like following. Dissertation Title My name (centered) ...
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need a front page (cover) before title page (apa6.cls)

I am new to LateX and want to create my M.Sc. Article with it (psychology, so I am using the apa6.cls). But here's a problem, I didn't find a solution for as of yet: I need a front/cover page as ...
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Author affiliations and date formatting

I am using amsart. But I do not want the author affiliations to be in small-caps which seems to be the default style in amsart. Instead I want them to be italics and 8pt. Also I want the date to be ...
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Some changes to the article class layout

I am using amsthm but do not want THEOREM 1 to be boldface. I want even numbered pages to have the author's name and odd numbered ones to have the title. Also, while using authblk package how do I ...
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LaTeX doesn't compile after redefining \maketitle

Here is my main file: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[francais]{babel} \include{definitions/pagetitre} \title{Text} \author{Text} ...
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I do not get a title

I am using a template from the link: http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/beamerposter It does not show a title, the example.tex has a \title, but it does not appear on the poster. ...
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How to make the subtitle without bold font?

How do I make the subtitle without the bold font? \documentclass[10pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{url} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{graphics} \begin{document} \title{\bf{Progress Report }} ...