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

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Vertical space within chapter label using titlesec

I am required to have a chapter heading formatted in the following way to obey thesis formatting rules at our institution: CHAPTER Chapter Title The vertical space between "CHAPTER" ...
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How to update \sectiontitle and \chaptertitle with \putbib and \bibliography?

Pagestyles are defined with titlesec. A two-sided template is used, and in the main pagestyle \chaptertitle is shown in the header of even pages and \sectiontitle in the odd ones. natbib is used to ...
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Tab stops and consistent indentation in headings

I'm trying to create a documentclass that has some unusual headings and indentation. My goal is to have the width of chapter/section number + whitespace equal to the text \leftskip 2.5cm. I get an ...
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Match white space above chapter title to top margin as defined in geometry package

I would like to change the position of chapter titles, specifically the amount of white space above them. I am using the book class and defining margins using the geometry package. The chapter command ...
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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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Titlesec creates entry in ToC for a starred part

I have the following code, creating section titles starting with "Section [number].", exactly as I wish: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[hidelinks]{hyperref} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} ...
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Glossary heading not showing up with amsart

after getting a great solution to my problem, amsart with table of contents with "to" and "from" hyperlinks , I've now spent over a day - which is why I keep a template usually :) ...
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Wrong hyperref link using biblatex and titlesec

I'm using biblatex together with titlesec (yes, I know that they don't work well together ...). When I include the titlesec-package the hyperref bookmarks link to the wrong page. Consider the ...
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New section using titlesec and titleclass

I'm trying to define an Appendix section with titlesec but I get an error every time I try to use \appendix . My code is \titleclass{\appendix}{straight} \newcounter{appendix} ...
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How to insert a paragraph before the chapter title?

I need to include several lines before the chapter title for some (not all) chapters. A new chapter always starts with a new page, how to realize the following layout for certain chapter while other ...
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Section title with runin and KOMA class?

I would like to have section titles with runin so that there is no newline after the section title. This can be done with \documentclass{article} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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titlesec formatting

\documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in,showframe]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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I can not modify the chapter in latex [closed]

Sorry for my English. Hello, I want to get something like this: Latex My level is not so high to do so. I tried to do it with the following code, but not sure it will help some. He had thought ...
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Custom section in conflict with TOC

I adapted this answer to make a custom section I need. My intention is that it looks something like the second heading from this image: So the numbering must be made using (\Alph) and it must be ...
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Page breaks inside titlesec section headings

I use LaTeX to generate contracts and agreements. In most cases, it works okay but, every so often, it causes problems with pagination; specifically, if I have too many subsections without an explicit ...
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Using Titlesec, titletoc, and titleps together affects the command \tableofcontents

Writing a book of probability in arabic, I want to use the titleps package for different beautiful headpages, in my files where I use titletoc for partial table of contents. All was good until I used ...
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Different numbering format between toc and body

To complete my memory, I would like to display different numbering format beetween my section in the body of my document and the one in the toc You will find just below my MWE : \documentclass{book} ...
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Environment begin or end in Heading definition

I'm trying to include an automatic \end{multicols} and \begin{multicols}{2} before and after my Chapter headings. (The document is 2 column, the chapter headings are meant to be across the page.) ...
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Problem with titlesec and appendix

I am using the titlesec package and the code under the usepackage to make parts appear on the same page as chapters, not on an individual page. Sorry I don't remember where I got the code from, but it ...
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Don't separate section heading from its line

I have my sections format defined with titlesec like this: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{titlesec} \definecolor{shadecolor}{HTML}{A3B9FF} ...
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Having the same amount of space with and without multicol when using with titlesec and itemize

I am trying to use multicol and itemize to spread a list over several columns. I am also using titlesec to style my headings. One part of my document uses multicol and the other does not and both have ...
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Missing font shapes [closed]

I have a problem with missing font shapes. I'm working on lecture notes and made some corrections to a very large latex document, so I did not set up everything by myself. Now I encoutered the problem ...
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Defining a header style for acknowledgements (saying no to Chapter*{} !!!)

I'm using \documentclass{book} and I have also redefined my \chapter and \part heading styles. However, these styles do not apply to the heading of the Acknowledgements page (the word ...
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How to have titlesec like behaviour for a Koma Script

I am using \documentclass{scrartcl} which I believe is a Koma-Script type. I now wish to have each \section{} start in a new page, similar to what \usepackage{titlesec} offers, as shown on this ...
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How to reduce spacing between titles of chapters?

I want to reduce spacing between titles of chapters. What changing should I do in the following example? \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[dvipdfm]{graphicx} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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New class prevent XeLaTeX to compile the section title

I created a new class, called capitulo to prevent a page break with every chapter. But when I activate those code lines, the section number won't print. Here's a MWE: ...
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Too much vertical space after long section title using titlesec

I'm using titlesec to change the style of my section titles. Sometimes, when the title is long, but just short enough to fit on one line, some extra vertical spaces is add. The following MWE ...
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Spacing after first line with titlesec using runin option in titleformat

I'm using the titlesec package to format my (sub)section titles. I'd like to use the runin option in \titleformat to place my subsections titles within the first paragraph of each subsection. However, ...
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How to adapt Contents header to match other chapter headers

I am using \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twoside,openright]{book} and customized my headers using \usepackage{titlesec, blindtext, color} \definecolor{gray75}{gray}{0.75} ...
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How to get the chapter title in a single page - titlesec

Because of my thesis report style, I want to have the chapter title in a single page. I'm working with titlesec package. I used \clearpage and \newpage to solve this, but doesn't work. I also used ...
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Modifying Section Style modifies the style of Contents in ToC

In the article class, if the style of the section heading is changed, the style of the contents heading in the Table of Contents is also changed. How to prevent this? ...
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redefine starred command \section*

with \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} I have defined \section like \titleformat{\section} {\ttfamily\Large\bfseries\color{red}} {\thesection} {1em} {#1} i want to redefine the starred ...
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How to manage chapter title position with a background picture?

I wrote the following code in order to design a chapter title but there is two things I did not succeed to do. \documentclass{book} \title{Titre de la thèse} \author{moi} \date{\today} ...
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How to get just ONE space between the number of a section's title and its title in the TOC (memoir class)? [closed]

In my Toc Iam trying to get just one space from the escape key between the number of the section and its title. Example (TOC): 1. My section For the moment, I am using this many time: ...
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How to create a subsubparagraph appearing in the TOC ? (memoir class)

I'am trying to create a subsubparagraph counter. \titleclass{\subsubparagraph}{straight}[\subparagraph] \newcounter{subsubparagraph} ...
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How to underline a section's title without using the sectsty package (memoir class)?

Can anyone tell me how to underline a section's title without using the sectsty package please? Indeed I am using the memoir class which prohibits this package. Thank You.
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\titleformat (titlesec) overfull vbox page break issue

I am currently writing a rule book using sections/subsections/subsubsection/paragraphs to break the rules down into parts. I am using the titlesec package to format the sections; however, the problem ...
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why package titlesec causes tex4ht to give error when using $[]$ in section title?

texlive 2014, Linux This MWE fails when using $[B]$ in section title when the package titlesec is loaded \documentclass[]{article}% \usepackage{titlesec} \begin{document} \section{this is my $[B]$ ...
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Using titlesec to have \chaptertitle and \sectiontitle in twosided report

I would like to customize the headers of my report. These should contain chaptertitle and sectiontitle. From here: Header not displaying correctly on chapter page due to subsection I have made an ...
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Spacing between sections using titlesec

In my LyX preamble (though, I don't think that this is related to LyX) I have this: \titleformat{\paragraph}[runin] {\normalfont\bfseries\scshape} {\theparagraph}{1em}{}[. \ ] ...
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Equivalent of titlesec with sectsty

I am using \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{tipa} \titleformat{\section} {\normalfont\huge\bfseries} {\thesection\hskip 10pt\textpipe\hskip 10pt} {0pt} {} for formatting my sections. The ...
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Different format styles for section and appendix titles

I'm using the appendix and titlesec packages to control section titles and formatting. I would like to redefine the appearance of appendix section titles: How can I define the appendix title style to ...
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Spacing capitals in section headings

I'm using titlesec to customise my section headings. I want to have my subsections in capitals, which I can achieve with the \uppercase function, but all typographic style guides suggest that caps ...
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Section Headings With Long Titles

I am trying to use latex to write my thesis, and I have modified a template to use, but am having trouble with some of my section headings. Specifically, with the weird spacing between words caused by ...
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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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How to not display chapter number in section number (titlesec)

I'm using titlesec to manipulate title and section and other. Here is what I'm using: \titleformat{\chapter} [frame] {\normalfont} {\filright \footnotesize \enspace LP \thechapter ...
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Alignement in table of contents (\titlecontents)

In the code below, I use \titlecontents{part} to customise the way the parts are displayed in my table of contents. \titlecontents{part} [0em] ...
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How to generate a “<section>-continued” heading after page-break which works with longtable?

I have read the question and answers about the "-continued" heading. The code given in the answers doesn't help me. Thats why I am posting a follow-up-question here. I want to re-display the ...
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Frame/Box around \chapter-, \section-headings,

Does anyone know how to put a frame around \chapter and \section-headings? I'm using Koma-Script (scrbook) but there it's rather difficult to find a solution ... Now I found the package 'titlesec'. I ...
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Custom chapter style with Tikz and the report class

I'm trying to use the same procedure than Customizing chapter style with tikz, for the report class and twoside printing. However for even pages i'm having an unespected behavior (see Fig 2). While ...