{titlesec} is a package providing an interface to {sectioning} commands.

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Changing size of footnote symbols in titlesec-formatted chapter titles

I am using titlesec to define the formatting of Chapter titles. At present, footnote symbols within these titles appear in the same format, but my author would like them to be somewhat smaller. The ...
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\newcommand for centered \section

I am trying to use the titlesec package to achieve this but I'm not certain as to what the syntax should be... \usepackage{titlesec} \newcommand{\centeredsection}{\titleformat{\section}{\centering}} ...
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How to prevent a page break between section title and colored rule?

I use \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} to customize the design of my sections, subsections... In particular, i have : \titleformat{\section}% {\large\sffamily\bfseries}% {My Section \arabic{section} ...
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Suppress headers when page contains a section title using titlesec

I'm writing a book with titlesec and try to suppress headers containing the section name, when the section starts at the top of the respective page. Given that all my sections start on a new page I ...
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Format title: section number flush left and title centered?

How can I format with the titlesec package that I get somethine like this (this is a twocolumn document): I do not know how to get the number to the left and the title in the center is this ...
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Increase title spacing stretchability using titlesec with compact

I have a two-column document that uses the titlesec package with the compact option. This mostly produces the spacing that I like, but it doesn't give enough stretchability above the section titles ...
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titlesec \clearpage before a part

I'm using the titlesec package for my sectioning. I want to have a \clearpage before every \part however when I put it into the format field of ...
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\nameref breaks for star versions of section/paragraph when titlesec is loaded

\nameref breaks for the star versions of section, paragraph when titlesec is loaded. I have a document that numbers paragraphs by default, but I have a few I do not want to number but would like to ...
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Creating a bold and indented title.

Im working with an existing template and I need to make my sections bold and my subsections indented. I use the titlesec package. My Section style is this ...
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cleveref and titlesec, \section issues.

I have some problems with cleveref and titlesec, providing a minimal working example below: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{titlesec} %% <-- the issue as far as i know, but i need the package ...
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Add small line in \section title

I'm trying to duplicate an old document that has a small centered line above each \section. I have not been able to duplicate this when I set the formatting for the \section. (I'm using the titlesec ...
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Do I need titlesec or is fncychap enough for doing the following?

i would like to change the "chapter" style of the documentclass "report" to read something like 1. Introduction in stead of Chapter 1 Introduction Can anyone help me with this? Do I need ...
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Aligning a parbox inside titlesec

I'm trying to produce a document with section numbers in the page margin. I found a pseudo-solution which llaps the section numbering to mimic the result. I'm not happy with the way the number and ...
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Bad cross-reference using titlesec

When I define two new level using titlesec, the reference doesn't work correctly. This is an example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{titlesec} % First level ...
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Automatically adding \noindent after \section{*}

I'm using titlesec package and a document class ABNT Class which follows a Brazilian standard for document development. So far I've managed to follow the Brazilian Computer Association guidelines for ...
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Usage of titlesec package when numbering sections

This question evolved from my earlier question posted here. It turnt out that what I gave as the MWE actually worked, so I investigated a bit and found the real problem. I have a document in which I ...
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Funny-ness with titlesec and section labels (“missing \begin{document}”)

Having a problem somewhat akin to "How to put section number into the right side of section title in LaTeX" (and neither of the two answers there floating my boat), I was tinkering with titlesec, and ...
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Replace titlesec-chapter style with KOMA

I have built a very nice chapter style with titlesec: Unfortunately there's a warning for the use together with "scrbook". That's why I want to replace titlesec with KOMA. Can anyone please help me ...
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How to replace the word “Chapter” for appendix items with “Appendix” in book using titlesec

% %-------------------------------------------------------------------------- % \documentclass[11pt]{book} % %-------------------------------------------------------------------------- % % ...
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Further titlesec/etoc customization

I've the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{etoc} ...
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TikZ&Titlesec: complicated part design

I am trying to do the design as shown on the picture below. The background includes two layers: vertcal line pattern and gradient layer where is lower color is transperent and upper color is white ...
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Different titleformat style for different numberless chapters

I want each numberless "chapter" page to have a different style for the title. Please see: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] ...
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Vertical color background of section title

Good night. It's my problem about gradient colored section title, with vertical length. It's codes are, \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Page styles with Koma instead of titlesec

I usually set up my page style titlesec along the lines of \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[pagestyles]{titlesec} \newpagestyle{mypagestyle}{ \headrule \sethead{Document ...
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Transfering Style of Sectioning-Titles to TOC-, LOF-, LOT-Titles

This is a continuation of my last (answered) question: I want to style the Title of TOC, LOF and LOT exactly the same as the Sectioning-Titles. Problem is that they (a) start "higher" than normal ...
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Book (Novel) Layout

I would be grateful for any advice please. I would like to format section headings with the Mathilde font. However, I receive an the error: File ended while scanning use of \scr@ttl@@extract. Usage ...
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How to prevent page break between two section headings with color formatting using titlesec?

Description This question is based on almost the the following question, How to prevent page break between two section headings. The answer given there explains that the problem is with \color, which ...
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Using titleformat* with tikzpicture (leaving horizontal mode)?

I'd like to use the same code as in Using tikzpagenodes with crop package? - except with \titleformat*, not with \titleformat. Why? Because in the original code I got with the template for my real doc ...
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How can I exclude a custom sectioning command from the table of contents?

Question How can I exclude a custom titling command (sectioning command) from the table of contents? Note that I do not want to simply inherit the \paragraph, because it is reserved for and extra ...
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Show all level section numbering in text, but not in ToC?

I want section numbering in ToC to appear as \renewcommand\thesection{\Roman{section}} \renewcommand\thesubsection{\alph{subsection}} \renewcommand\thesubsubsection{\arabic{subsubsection}} but in ...
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Parts with titlesec parts: \thepart wrong on last page of part

When using the titlesec package to customize part headers, the counter \thepart is somehow incremented before its value is used in, for example, running headers: \documentclass[oneside]{book} ...
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titlesec errors out with res documentclass?

\documentclass{res} \usepackage[compact]{titlesec} \begin{document} \end{document} gives ! Argument of \section has an extra }. error and few other errors. Is there anything wrong ...
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Titlesec ruins Table of Contents formatting

I'm trying to use the titlesec package, but somehow section names in the \tableofcontents become overlapped with the TOC numbers and subsection names become improperly indented. Here's an example, ...
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Firsttitlemarks does not appear consistently in header

I am using this code for my header marks, but as you can see it misses the very first mark for the subsection which should be the first verse. % definition of the page style with required headers ...
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Blank page before titlepage using indented sections

I'm trying to indent all my contents except for all headings. I tried using the method described in this method for indenting all the normal text. However, if I combine it with either a \title command ...
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inline uppercase chapter title

Hi I want to put the chapters title in one line and uppercase, I found this code that makes it inline but how ti make it uppercase too code: \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[hang] ...
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Redefining \section command

I'm writing a draft of my notes with Latex. They are basically definitions related to a particular concept from different sources. Therefore I have used the command \section to highlight the concept ...
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Customizing titlesec-etoc (further question)

Referring to this discussion: Further titlesec-etoc customization, I've a further question. Consider the fine working code furnished to me by Gonzalo Medina: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} ...
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title chapter in middle of page latex

I try to put title of my chapter in middle of page, so google it and i finish with this, \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\normalfont\huge\bfseries\centering}{\chaptertitlename\ ...
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Titlesec command blocked by frontmatter

\frontmatter blocks the propagation of the \titleformat from the preface to the first chapter. Is there a way to avoid that ? \documentclass[11pt,A4]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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titlesec: \assignpagestyle problem with part

According to the titlesec documentation (section 3.5): You can assign a page style to levels of class top and page, as well as the default chapter with the following command: ...
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Add a hrule to only chapter not numbered

I am thinking of adding a hrule to only chapters that are not numbered, in other words the chapters created using chapter*{}. I thought of using the titlesec package- My problem is that I cannot find ...
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Conflict between the packages titlesec and marginnote

In the following code, the use of the package titlesec modifies dramatically the formatting based on the package marginnote. The package titlesec is needed so as to use this. Is there one possibility ...
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Why chapter label below the section label on new page even if by setting same spacing before title (use titlesec package)?

\documentclass{book} \usepackage[margin=0pt,papersize={50pt,70pt}]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}{\Huge\bfseries}{}{0em}{} \titleformat{\section}{\Huge\bfseries}{}{0em}{} ...
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Get chapter numbers as text in the report class

im trying to get my chapter numbers printed as text, but on the way there i messed up my section numbers with text "ONE" and "TWO" an such, here is what i was doing, This code centers, pull up and ...
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fancy heading … \section{} titles disappears

By combining the next two questions-answers Fancy chapter headings and Section title gradient . I have this effect. The problem is that the name of \section{} disappears. What is wrong? ...