{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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Tricky macro expansion and list

I posted these two question Tricky macro expansion Tricky list Now I would like to merge the two issues: \documentclass{article} \makeatletter \newcounter{a@c} \newcounter{b@c} ...
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Trick for listing authors

I wrote the following code: \makeatletter \newtoks\author@toks\newcounter{author@counter}% \setcounter{author@counter}{0}% \newcommand{\authorAdd}[1]{% ...
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Header/Footer formatting on Title page

I've spent the best part of an hour trying to make a footer/header on my title page and I'm getting so frustrated, any help appreciated. I just need my university name at the top and my supervisor at ...
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\maketitle redefinition and several authors

for the moment I've redefined \maketitle as \makeatletter \def\maketitle{% \begin{center} \vspace*{3mm}% \textbf{\large{\MakeUppercase{\@title}}}% \par\vspace*{5mm}{\@author}% ...
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How to use \beamer@frametitle value as an argument to \settowidth

I was customizing a beamer theme that have to be used by many people at my workplace. I want to show an error whenever frame-title takes more than two lines. Please don't ask why title is so long. So ...
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Header and text font isn't changing

I use clean thesis, when I change my language all my fonts turned from helvetica to default Latex font. Now I have changed some code and almost all fonts changed except Header, title and simple ...
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Title, abstract, and text beginning on same page

What I want to do, is to create a document, which starts off with a title-minipage, abstract, and then start the main section. Ideally, i would like to do it on the same page, kind of like a magazine ...
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single-column revtex4-1 adds a page break after the title section

Using revtex4-1 in single-column mode produces a page break after the abstract. This is not the behavior with revtex4. The minimal example is really simple: \documentclass{revtex4-1} ...
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Beamer title page to show subtitle on click

How can I make a title page in beamer start with just a main title line then on each successive click add a subtitle line and a second subtitle line? And it is important that the already-visible ...
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How to remove a blank page “before” the title page

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXniCenter for writing my thesis. I have a lot of packages and everything was going well, until last night that a blank page with ".0" written in the top left corner kept ...
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How to make the title larger in Tikz poster? [closed]

How does one increase the font size of the title of a poster using Tikz Poster?
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IEEEauthorblockN

I am trying to use the ieeeconf template. When I am using the \begin{document} \author{It is me} \maketitle it typesets. However, I want affiliations and change author to \begin{document} ...
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undefined control sequence balking at \maketitle

I have been trying to get familiar with Tex using a paper format found at {\url{www.phys.ufl.edu/courses/phy4803L/sample-paper.zip}}. This has worked well and I have trimmed it down to my own purpose ...
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Make \maketitle span only one column in a twocolumn document

I want to write a landscape two column document. Does anyone know if there's a possibility to use the \maketitle command such that the title is only in the left column and does not span the whole ...
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Command to print subtitle

I’m using TeXLive 2015 and the scrreprt document class. Is there a command like \thesubtitle to print the subtitle as defined by \subtitle{…}? I get an ‘undefined control sequence’ error on ...
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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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\title after \begin{document}: When to do it?

My answer to Problem using \alert{} in Beamer title with metropolis theme solves an incompatibility problem between TiKZ and \title with \protect-ed contents in beamer documents. Following code ...
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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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help redefining \maketitle and use of \thanks

I needed to change the title page so that the title and authors were flushed left. For that I found some code in the answer here: Left align abstract, title and authors. But I still have a few ...
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Adding a new field to the title page in beamer

I just read a question about adding a new field to a title page in beamer (Is there a way to add a field to the title page in beamer?). I have exactly the same question, and the proposed answer is ...
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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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What is an alternative to \thanks for an author's footnote?

I wonder what besides \thanks can be used for author's footnote. The problem is that when I have two different titles with two different authors and two different \thanks, the second footnote shows ...
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How to update cover page of thesis? [duplicate]

Right now the title page has title, name and date. It looks like this: But I want to add "A dissertation submitted for the partial fulfilment of MS degree in Science" and my institute logo too ...
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How to remove the word “ïmmediate” when using \maketitle

When I use the latex syntax \maketitle to write the title, I get a word "immediate" written below it. I googled for an alternative and found something called \titlepage. Now when I use titlepage, it ...
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Change the color of title

I successfully changed a color of sections and subsections to my defined one. However I'd like to change the \title with the same way, but \titlefont{•} doesn't work (and I guess it's not supposed ...
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LaTeX, colored title [duplicate]

I successfully changed a color of sections and subsections to my defined one. However I'd like to change the \title with the same way, but \titlefont{•} doesn't work (and I guess it's not supposed ...
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the title does not appear in “ClassicThesis style”

I wrote this code: \documentclass[headinclude,footinclude,openany]{scrbook} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage{microtype} ...
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Page numbering disrupted by title page

I am writing my Master's thesis and I have to use a pre-defined title page but I think it blocks the page numbering on the first page. I've tried \thispagestyle{plain} and \setcounter{page}{1} ...
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\makecvtitle doesn't work with moderncv in MiKTeX 2.9 [closed]

I have a problem with the following tex excerpt in relation to moderncv on MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows 7. I do not get the title of my CV. "! Undefined control sequence. l.44 \makecvtitle The control ...
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How to align various parts of the title?

I am attempting to recreate the following title look, from scratch Here is my attempt so far: \documentclass[paper=A4, fontsize =11pt ]{scrartcl} % A4 Paper and 11pt font size ...
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Placing an image at a specific point on a title page

I am trying to place a logo at the top right hand corner of my title page. I have tried using the titlepage environment, however it continually centers the image. Is there a way to 1) place the image ...
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\thanks won't appear in IEEEtran

I'm writing a article for a conference and using the IEEEtran class, this the first paper I'm doing with LaTeX but there's a problem I just can't solve I'm trying to write some acknowledgments but ...
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Revtex 4.1 multiple affiliations

EDITED:11-23-2010 In case anyone stumbles upon this question and has a similar problem. The Ubuntu/Debian repositories have an old version of revtex that exhibit this bug. Until the repos are updated, ...
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ACM Proceedings overlapping email

I'm writing a paper for a paper that uses the ACM Conference Proceedings class acm_proc_article-sp.cls. I have five authors, and all of our emails seem to be sufficiently long that they overlap in the ...
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ModernCV long name and title on the same line

Is it possible to have a long title and name on the same line in moderncv? Currently, it looks like this: The ideal would be that there is no line break after Juantostos. I tried to uncomment the ...
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Multiple Authors with common affiliations in IEEEtran conference template

I have a paper where I have 4 different authors with a common affiliation. I would like to mention there names and then a single affiliation followed by individual mail addresses. I have included the ...
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Can't make an article with titles in two languages

I need to make an article in two languages. This code \begin{document} \author{Author Name 1} \author{Author Name 2} \affil[1]{Affiliation of the Author 1} \affil[2]{Affiliation of the Author 2} ...
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Problems inserting tikzpictures in headlines in slides and titlepage, LaTeX beamer

I am creating a custom beamer theme and I have problems inserting graphics in the headline of the slides. For the graphics I have exported .eps files to TikZ code with Inkscape, which worked fine. ...
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footnote marker cannot be added to a IEEEtran paper title [duplicate]

I would like to add a footnote marker to my paper, that uses following class: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran}. I can add the footnote as a paragraph at the bottom left corner of the front page. ...
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Beamer Title Image above authors in Dresden theme

Using beamer, I'm trying to add an image to the title page. Currently I'm doing this by using the command as an argument for the \date command, since it would be left blank anyway. Now, the image ...
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Removing 'and' in the author list

I'm trying to remove 'and' before the name of the last author in the title of the article (class llncs) so that it would look like First Author, Second Author, Third Author instead of First Author, ...
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Formatting with fancyhdr [closed]

I need a special formatting for my document which it class is (article). The first page has: special header and NO footer header contains image on the right and text on the left and both on the ...
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How to generate multiple authors with multiple institutions in ACM style

The default ACM style looks like this However, I need the style as follows. The cls of the template can be found here.
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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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Include a page in numbering but not display its number

I have started the beginning of a report with roman page numbering for the title and contents pages. My instructor has said he wants the title page to be numbered page (i) but he does not want it to ...
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Number above title .. not chapter.. in article [closed]

I am looking to get the number 2 above my Title in my Article. I know how to do it in a chapter of a book document class with a set counter: \setcounter{title}{1} but i dont know how to do this ...
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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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Moving title to the left without aligning to the left [closed]

I'm trying to produce a title page with a title made with \maketitle and a picture (logo) to the right of the title. I already managed to have the image to the right using tikzpagenodes, but I ...
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How can I put a title above a 2 column page

I just want a standard title then commence a 2 column page - but when I use this code it puts it all on the next page (as it inserts a newpage). How can I un-insert the new page OR put the title in in ...
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How do I create a header with a half-page background (like the Twitter bootstrap Carousel theme)?

I'd like to create a LaTeX document with a half-page background, such as that in Twitter/Bootstrap's Carousel theme. The background doesn't necessarily need a gradient like in the example (although ...