{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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Print a short title in the header

I'm creating a style file to use as a template for submissions to a specific journal. That journal requires a short title in the header. I could easily hard-code such a short title in the style file ...
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„German“ quotation marks in .cls file

I have a class file which, among other things, generates a title page for my paper. The name of of my school, which appears at the top of the title page, is hard-coded into the class file. I would ...
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Prevent page break when text exists before title in twocolumn enviornment

I have an article using the two column enviornment but the title and abstract in a single column which works fine like this: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, twocolumn]{article} \begin{document} ...
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Why is LaTeX refusing to create a new page to place content?

Ihave stumbled upon strange behavior (at least for me). I am generating a document composed of a set of blank framed boxes, each with a text attached above, and it will always be most likely necessary ...
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How to put a gigantic number next to the title?

Consider the following minimal working example: \documentclass[reqno]{article} \usepackage{amsfonts, amsmath, amssymb, amsthm} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \renewcommand{\sfdefault}{cmbr} ...
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Include file with preamble to another tex file

I have two files: paper.tex with text, title, and full preamble with authors and so on. It compiles successfully. The second file (B) has also a full preamble with title, authors, little text. It ...
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Forcing page number to start from the title page

My code is the following: \documentclass[12pt,titlepage]{article} \usepackage{harvard} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{multirow} ...
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Force Poem Title and graphics on the same page

I've been using \needspace{4\baselineskip} to keep Poem Titles with a graphic produced by lilypond-book (music typesetting engine) together. In a 184p. document with 79 different Poem Titles followed ...
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Logo position of title page

I working on the presentation slides. I want to put my university logo on right top corner of only title page. I am using theme Madrid. ...
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How do I position title, frametitle, navigation bar and contents in arbitrary absolute positions?

I am trying to adapt the structure of a slide in beamer in order to match a background I would like to use. However, if I just insert the components of the frame (title, frametitle, contents), things ...
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Titles directly below a float is causing spacings below the float to increase

I'm using \begin{figure}... \end{figure} with memoir class, and if there is a title (\section, \subsection, \subsubsection) right below the figure, the spacing below the figure is greatly increased. ...
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How to add page number to title page?

Because of some stupid format check requirement I need to add page number at the bottom of title page. Here's a minimal working example that doesn't produce the page number on title page: ...
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apa6 title page formatting problems

So I'm using apa6 to write in APA format for a school project, and I'm having trouble with the title page. On sources like OWL the format for the title page looks like this: However, what I get ...
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Changing the Page Layout (for all pages)

I want to add the chapter name at location (x,y) with center alignment , so the page number and the date. But what is wrong with the code? If I get this,How can I add date (for every chapter) and move ...
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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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Trying to make a title left aligned in a minipage

I have tried various different ways of attempting to implement this. I want a title and author flushed left and an image flushed right on the same level. However I am using 2 columns so I should use ...
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Wavy vertical line on title page

I want to put a vertical wavy line with a long, shallow period down the side of a title page. The following adapts the solution provided by ferahfeza, which works well. My only additional question ...
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Two title pages, one with author names and one without?

I need to submit a report with two title pages - the first with paper title and authors, and the second with just the title, no author names. I used the titling package which lets me have two title ...
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Create a book cover with spine, rear page and flaps

I have just finished my thesis, and I want to ask if there is a way to create a front-title page with spine (I don't know if this is the right term for the area between front page and rear page)? I ...
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\titleformat problem and book problems using Abntex2 [closed]

I'm using the library Abntex2. ABNT is a brazilian norma to publish scientific texts. I had somes issues to configure that, first of all, I did the download from MacTex (2.2Gb), I installed, but to ...
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Spacing problem with customized chapter style

I customized the chapter style like (book class): More space between the Chapter title (1 row) and the Lines Less space between the Chapter title (2 or more rows) and the Lines How to solve ...
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Why there's a page difference between the title of the paper and the abstract? [duplicate]

Can you please tell me what causes a page difference between the title/authors and the abstract? \begin{document} \title{\LARGE Spectral Clustering vs Wavelet Clustering: A Comparative Study} ...
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Can I add a \for field in a report style?

I'm using a report class, which works just fine. On the title page I have listed the author, but I'm doing it for someone else. Like writing a memo, it would be nice to put in a field, something like ...
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Insert Graphic in Title Section of Beamer Poster

How can I insert a graphic on the right edge of the title section, without de-centering the title text? My code is below (apologies for posting the entire code; I couldn't figure out a MWE): ...
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change math color except in titles in beamer

I have used \setbeamercolor{math text}{fg=blue} to turn all my text in mathmode in blue. However I have also math in titles (and subtitles) and I would prefer the formulas to have the same color as ...
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Bold math in the title of an article

Can this be done? I can't find anything anywhere on this -- which is very strange to me! Addendum: Thank you everyone for the hints. The problem was that I was using a particular .sty file. I have ...
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Tikz Poster - Aligning titlegraphic to the right of the title

I would like to create a poster title, with a logo right-aligned, rather than on top of the title text. What I have is: \documentclass[25pt, a0paper, landscape, margin=0mm, innermargin=15mm, ...
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How to have the title at the top of a LaTeX document?

So far I have the following code for some document; \begin{document} \title{..} \author{..} \maketitle \end{document} When I create the file, the title is always centred but at the middle of ...
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pdftitle and such ignored if specified after \maketitle with report and book classes, not with article class

The following MWE shows that, with report (and book) class, PDF information entries such as pdftitle specified thanks to \hypersetup are ignored if they are inserted after \maketitle (and not ignored ...
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How to change author alignment in Beamer?

It appears that different classes set up author layouts using tables. I would like to render one of these outputs: Equivalent to \begin{tabular}{rl}: Joe Schmoe My Boss Jane Doe His Boss or, ...
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Multiple Titles in LaTeX

Maybe this is a really basic question but i can't seem to find an appropriate answer. For my master's degree thesis i need to have several titles in the cover (university name, my title, the subject ...
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Latex \@author With ifthenelse

I'm trying to use the following code: \documentclass{article} \makeatletter \def\@maketitle{% \newpage \null \begin{center}% \let \footnote \thanks {\Large ...
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Small caps in footnote in title (amsart)

I am trying to add a footnote to a title in amsart in small caps, but constantly end up with upper case characters (even in math mode!) \documentclass{amsart} \title{ text \footnote{ text }} ...
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How to reduce space after authors block? (ieeetran)

I'm using \documentclass[10pt, conference, compsocconf, letterpaper]{IEEEtran}. How can I reduce the space between the authors block (with their affiliations) and the text? Right now I have: Paper ...
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Multiple authors, with multiple affiliations

I have a paper with 3 authors, affiliated to 3 institutions, and it's supposed to abide to the IEEEtran format. Author A is affiliated to X and Z, Author B is affiliated to X, and Author C is ...
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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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How to use \date{\today} without using \maketitle?

I am making my own title page. I'd like Latex to display the date automatically using \date{\today} but this does not work, since I am not doing \maketitle So instead of setting the date manually ...
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Wrongly spaced words in thesis title [duplicate]

My problem relates to the "and graduation" part of the title below and would like more space between the two lines in the title. I'm using a template, could it be that that the "vertical space" ...
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LyX: add multiple authors

In Lyx, I have to insert 3 authors in an article. For each one of them I will have to specify their email address and the university they belong to. Two belong to the same one: author_a, ...
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Remove the author from the footer of all slides except in the titlepage

I want to remove the \author from all the slides except the start slide. I have used Warsaw theme. I don't know how to go about this. Please help me Here is my code \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to Add 7 Authors' Name?

Hi I have a two columns table with ACM SIG Proceedings template http://www.acm.org/sigs/publications/proceedings-templates Here is my code for six authors, my problem is I have a 7-th author, I am ...
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\thanks command specific to each author

What is the correct way to have a \thanks command for a specific author ? I don't want to use \author{auth1 \and auth2} for obvious reasons (i.e. be able to distinguish the authors). I have tried ...
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Authors with multiple footnotes

Say I have an article. Under the title goes the name of three authors. The first author belongs to two organisations. The second belongs to one of the two from the first. And the last author belongs ...
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Redefining \and spacing in \author [duplicate]

How can one redefine the spacing that the \and command puts between authors in \author within the standard article class? I have a document with three authors whose names are just too long to fit on ...
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Authors Suppressed Due to Excessive Length

How can one avoid the error message "Authors Suppressed Due to Excessive Length" using LNCS (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) template? Would it be possible to change it to First Author et al. or ...
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Journal style requires \@authors in uppercase

We are submitting an article to a journal which requires a camera-ready manuscript. The format requires that the author block needs to be uppercase and the journal provides no style file. So we're ...
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\everymath and author color

Consider the following example: \documentclass[11pt]{paper} \usepackage[usenames]{color} \definecolor{foo}{rgb}{0.75,0.0,0.0} \everymath{\color{foo}} \title{something} \author{someone} ...
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Problem with \maketitle in moderncv

I downloaded the moderncv template for LyX, I tried to compile it but this error appears: \maketitle Your command was ignored. Type I to replace it with another command, or to ...
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Move title to top of page but keep the top margin value

Having a lot of problems with LaTeX at the moment. I need my article to have a top margin of 33mm, but for some reason my title page has a much larger margin. Is there a simple fix I have overlooked? ...
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How to make a short running author list?

I am writing a paper (using the amsart class) where we have four authors. The problem is that the author names on the even pages spill over onto the page numbers and obscure them. What I'd like to do ...