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

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Width of \chapter section with titlesec

I use the titlesec package for styling the sectioning commands. But I have a problem with the chapter width or right margin: The width of the text should only reach to the blue line, "Organisation" ...
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Modifiying just the <after-sep> in titlesec pacakge

Good day. I'd like to add some space after each section. I'm using article class and I've looked in the titlesec package to customize this parameter. I've studied couple of questions and mostly ...
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Titlesec, runin shape and amsthm

I'm trying to have an old fashioned style of (sub)section numbering as in EGA (Eléments de Géométrie Algébrique, by A.Grothendieck and J.Dieudonné). For a LaTeX written example, see here. I did it ...
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How to align the chapter number to the right?

Is there any way to align the chapter number to the right (without the CHAPTER word!) and the chapter title itself to the left? The chapter title must be on the line below the chapter number Here is ...
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Move (sub)section number right of (sub)section title in table of contents

I restyled the \section and \subsection a little bit, to better suite my needs when writing assignments. Using titlesec, I moved the (sub)section number to the right of the (sub)section title. In my ...
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titleformat not being applied to bibliography

Here is a MWE of the code I am using for applying a titleformat to my chapters. But it does not get applied to my bibliography chapter. Any ideas why? \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} ...
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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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Margins as Subsections

Is there a way to have subsection titles show in the margin of the page? I'm never happy with subsections, I usually tend to avoid them. What I do like, is letting the readers know what's going on by ...
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Centering sections

I would like to use titlesec to center my sections as follows (MWE): \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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titlesec problems

I am trying to use the titlesec package to redefine some of my sections and subsections commands. I want the \subsection to have the text following it become wrapped but if it has a title define in it ...
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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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Issue with titlesec page styles and appendix in book class

I'm using titlesec to set my page style in a book class. If I include an appendix, the header corresponding to the first chapter is "Appendix 1" instead of "Chapter 1". \documentclass{book} ...
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Chapter title alignment with titleformat

I am trying to typeset a title with titleformat as in the following example: I like the overall result, but when the title wraps around it is not left-aligned. Is there any way to indent the second ...
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chapter style with lateral bar

Is is possible to have a different text/layout for the chapter page, and a vertical bar? What I want to achieve is something like this:
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Spacing in \chaptertitlename

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{lipsum} % just to generate text for the example \usepackage[tracking=smallcaps]{microtype} ...
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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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My titleclass breaks subsubsection headings

I am using the titlesec package in conjunction with the ACM SIG Alternate document class to create a special kind of subsubsection as follows: \documentclass{sig-alt-full} % +++++ Begin Experiment ...
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biblatex per-chapter bibliography and titlesec

This is a follow-up to my previous question Proper way to include unnumbered chapters in a per chapter bibliography using biblatex. The solution proposed by Audrey breaks when I use the titlesec ...
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How do you make a customization on the chapter page

I can't figure out how to modify it so that it looks like the image below. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter} ...
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Positioning the beginning of table of content (toc) to the top of the page

I managed with great help from here to shift the beginning of the chapter titles to the top of the page, but it doesn't affect the table of content. Why is that? And how could I do that? I don't ...
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Package titlesec Error: Entered in horizontal mode. \section{INTRODUÇÃO}

How can I solve this issue? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{txfonts} \usepackage{indentfirst} \setlength\parindent{1.25cm} ...
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confine heading in tikz node using titleformat

I'm using a quite fancy style for my chapter heading, i.e. \documentclass[12pt,open=left]{scrbook} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{titletoc} ...
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Customizing the style of the “Table of Contents” title

I used titlesec for customizing chapter titles. How can I put the Table of contents title above the horizontal line? (I am trying to customize the place of the title, not the title) Added figure is ...
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How can I align my title to be flush with margin and format contents?

I've had to alter my contents page to fit in with requirements for my thesis. I need my chapter headings to read X.0 "chapter name". e.g. 1.0 Introduction I've managed to do this using the title sec ...
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Flexible rule length in titlesec

I'm trying to get a rule just after the label of a chapter. (i.e., between "chapter 1" and "This is the chapter 1 title"). So far, I've managed to do this: \titleformat{\chapter}[display]% ...
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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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Using \toptitlemarks and \bottitlemarks with any counters

\toptitlemarks and \bottitlemarks don't seem to work with random counters: \documentclass[paper=a4,pagesize=pdftex]{scrbook} \usepackage[pagestyles]{titlesec} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Section header for references shows wrong number

So I downloaded a nice looking article template which has a custom look for section titles. But now the number next to the References header is the same as that of the last section. How do I fix ...
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Setting the upper margin of chapter titles in scrbook

In a scrbook document I need to set the chapter titles close to the upper page margin, without leading number and with a \hrule afterwards. Redefining \chapterheadstartvskip does the trick with the ...
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Hide part and chapter headings

Is there a way to completely hide the \part and \chapter headings when they are called (but still show them in the toc)? Maybe using titlesec? Note: I'm using something like this to capture the ...
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Line spacing of chapter headings when using titlesec and setspace packages

I have defined my own chapter heading with modified font size and spacing above and below. \documentclass[final]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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How to make nice chapter headings without titlesec

I am looking for a way to make the first page for a chapter (a.k.a. the chapter heading) have approximately the upper half of the first page with a chapter number and title, and the text of the ...
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Title formatting with graphics

I am trying to achieve this look for my chapter titles: To achieve this formatting I use titlesec package like this : \titleformat{name=\chapter}[hang] ...
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Adjust settings that determine when sections should start on a new page/column

I'm using titlesec in a two column environment, and sometimes my sections start on a new page or the second column, and leave blocks of white space at the bottom of the previous page/column. I am ...
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Change Sectional Skip Conditioned on Text Existing or not Before Sectional Division

I have a simple document layout with a main heading for the title, and the possibility of starting the first sectional unit (with a standard \section command) right after the title -- meaning, with no ...
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titlesec titlemarks not working with pdfcolparallel

As you can see from the screenshot the numbers showing the verse locations in the titlemarks only show the very last values which were set. If you comment out the line \usepackage{pdfcolparallel} and ...
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Vertical Text Alignment in Title

I'm trying to make a title format with a large chapter number, and then smaller text with the name of the title. The following code mostly does what I want: \documentclass[12pt]{book} ...
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Is there an alternative for \usepackage[nobottomtitles*]{titlesec}?

Is there an alternative for \usepackage[nobottomtitles*]{titlesec} as it messes up my automatic clearing of floatingfingure? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mwe} \makeatletter ...
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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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Section title with subtitle

I'm using the memoir class, I would like to create a more fancy section title, but I don't have the necessary skills in LaTeX. I found many fancy section titles on this forum, but I don't know how to ...
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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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insert code before chapter title

I would like to insert some code before the chapter title appears. I have defined: \newcommand{\toptitle}[2]{\itshape #1 \hfill #2 \par} Then, if I am writing for example: \begin{document} ...
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Start new page with each part

How can I automatically start a new page with each part? I found this answer, which work nicely for section breaks, but was unable to customize the command to works with parts. I looked the titlesec ...
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titlesec messin' up my hyperref'd table of contents

Please consider the following multipage MWE, which contains page number restarting; made to compile with pdflatex test.tex: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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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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Redefining commands in Latex (\section in particular)

A few days ago I asked a question about how to redefine the \section command to be able to write content just after the head of the section with no line breaking: Redefining \section command (I ...
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How can I calculate the distance added between a title and a titlerule?

Question How can I calculate the distance after a title such that I can place a node where the title rule would go? Example I would like a bar to drop from the top righthand corner of the page down ...
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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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titlesec troubles

I am working on a document that will consist of many sections and subsections. I want to have a table of contents per section. I am using titlesec, titletoc and titleps. I have the following MWE: ...
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Problem with titlesec/titletoc/tikz

I have a problem in the sheet dedicated to the table of contents. I'm using titlesec/titletoc/tikz which works fine except in the page "table of contents". I have this result : The problem is that ...