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

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Help on adding color option to chapter title

I'm trying to create an option to easily change a color bar in a chapter title. This code works on changing the color of the bar, but ruins the formatting. All of the chapter text is to be aligned ...
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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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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} \titleformat{\chapter}[hang]{\normalfont\huge\bfseries}{\...
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How to get Section without numbers in Title and TOC, but subsections with them

First of all, I have been searching on the web and I have found similar cases but nothing useful for my problem, and more over, I'm pretty new in LaTeX. The Problem If I take off the numbers from \...
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How do you add a newline between section number and section title?

Basically I want something to look like: 1 Section title I'm using the titlesec package. Also on another note, I managed to get my subsubsections to not show without any numbering as 1.1.2 (as is ...
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Latex document contains only \section{}?

I want to typeset a document with desired output such as: 1. blah blah ... blah blah .... 2. blah blah ... blah blah .... 3. blah blah ... blah blah .... That is simply numbered ...
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section head two environment with different size boxes

I have two arguments in section and how to print the second optional argument in the same boxes. How do increase the box width should be upto paperwidth. My MWE is: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[...
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section head box different font-size and two arguments in a level section

I'm expecting the below section heading is different box and section number is different box. After A level section default 4 icons need to print below (please refer screenshot). ![enter image ...
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Line break between \partname\thepart and \part in formatted header

How can I get the formatted \part to show Part I in one line and the Name of the Part One in the other line (line break) as it shows in the \chapter without formatting? \documentclass{report} \...
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Table of Contents with custom section titles

I am overriding the default section titles for a large document. This consists of adding words such as "Section", and using alpha or roman numbers. However, the table of contents is continuing to ...
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Change spacing above and below chapter [duplicate]

I have following document: \documentclass[final]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{titlesec} \titlespacing{\chapter}{0pt}{0pt}{0pt} \begin{document} \chapter*{Chapter One} \lipsum{1-5} \end{...
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Can I change how titlesec prioritizes padding values?

I've run into a situation in a document where I sometimes have a section heading that follows directly after a subsection heading with no generic paragraph content inbetween. In these cases the value ...
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Problems with \nameref{} not refering to the correct label x titlesec

I'm using hyperref package to do cross-referencing, but I'm encountering some problems and it is related to \usepackage{titlesec,titleps} , for instance: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} \...
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What are skip values? [duplicate]

On page 5 of the titlesec manual (released on June 14, 2000), it is written that full skip values, including the plus and minus parameters can be abbreviated as * n. The example on page 24-25 (the ...
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Background package - \NoBgThispage different output

This question related with my oter two questions: Replacing \fancyhdr with \titlesec in complicated design documents White fields in ltjsarticle class The design, which has been reached in these ...
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How I can improve the style of this title?

I'm working on book class and happen to have a relatively long title, when I write I get this: I would go up a bit the title, but that short titles remain in place but that short titles remain ...
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titlesec: \paragraph don't displays with explicit option

I need to use the explicit option of titlesec package. However, the paragraph is not displays with follow code: \titleformat{\paragraph}[hang]{\bfseries}{}{}{}[] Maybe I dont' know the explicit ...
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Fancy part title page with titleformat and centering problem

I would like to create a fancy part title page but I have some issues with titleformat. Currently, I use : \titleformat{\part}[display] {\normalfont\filcenter\thispagestyle{empty}} {}{0pt}{ \LARGE\...
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Remove newline *before* \section

I have searched a lot to find an answer to this question, but I could only find how to remove a newline after \section (or \chapter). How can one remove the newline before \section, as defined by ...
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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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Text titles in table

I'm trying to universally adjust my text titles via titlesec package. Though I cannot use those titles (subparagraph in my case) in a table - there are excessive vertical gaps I'm not able to get rid ...
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Margin adjustment for section text

I've been messing with my margins, section dimensions, geometry package dimensions, and titlesec settings to get this layout (and have, so far, failed): (left margin set at 0.75in) <-0.75in->...
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How do I align the first section title with the top of the first column when using multicol?

I'm using multicol for a two-column layout so I can have column balancing/equalizing at the end of every chapter. I'm also using titlesec to format my chapter/section/subsection titles. I've been ...
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Trouble setting header content conditionally with titlesec and extramarks

I'm writing a commentary on a Classical text and trying to imitate many of the layout choices of the Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics series. In particular, I've been working on having the header ...
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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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Replacing \fancyhdr with \titlesec in complicated design documents

Thes page on the picture below (from this post) has been created within \fancyhdr package, but I need to something like this keeping incompatible \titlesec usage and using twopage layout. Really, I ...
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Display \parttitle in header\footer with titlesec package

I want the \parttitle displays in the header, however, as you see on the picture below, this command has been ignored: I tried solutions from there questions: How to get part name in LaTeX ? ...
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How can I access short section content to avoid repetition?

I'm making frequent use of short section names for styling. I want the short names to appear in page headers and the longer name only in the document itself. I have that worked out, but it requires a ...
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Using {align} for equations affecting titlespacing settings [closed]

I have adjusted the whitespace around my section headings by using the following code: \titleformat{\section}[display]{\color{black}\normalfont\sffamily\bfseries\large}{}{0cm}{\numb} \titlespacing{\...
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titletoc: strange output

Using the titletoc and titlesec packages and creating the specific pagestyle, I got the strange output as shown on the pictire below. The MWE is... \documentclass[a4paper,twoside]{article} \...
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titlesec-package prevents TOC from showing full subsection number

I'm using titlesec for customizing section titles. The problem is, that it prevents TOC from showing full (sub)subsection numbers. This applies to referring to section labels as well: \documentclass{...
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How do I avoid `sectsty` removing a line break when using `paragraph` as a subsubsubsection

I am trying to use the first bit of code in this answer to use paragraph like a subsubsubsection. The problem is that there is a conflict with sectsty - without this the output is exactly as in @...
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Two footnotes in a heading, only one is displayed at the end of the page

I'm adding two footnotes to a section heading: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[stable]{...
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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} \usepackage{...
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Remove both number and chapter but keep in TOC

I am using \documentclass{book} with both packages tocloft and titlesec. I can't figure out if there is a way to remove both numbering and 'Chapter' (e.g "Introduction") from my \chapter's, but keep ...
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Prevent titles at bottom of page—sometimes

I have a book that contains both prose and poetry. I don't want a poem to start too close to the bottom of the page. That's what the nobottomtitles option of titlesec is for. I don't want this to ...
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How to have colored headings with one color per chapter

I'm typesetting a proceedings-style book that contains articles in their chronological order. Since the articles are also categorized, each category is assigned a color and the the chapter styles are ...
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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] {\normalfont\Large\filcenter\...
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What do I tell titlesec to get default values?

I'm making a style package for my student union, changing to our official fonts and adding other convenience methods. I've declared a main (serif) font and a title (sans) font family, and I want to ...
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How to match vertical alignment of titlesec with tocloft?

I want to vertically align the Contents title including the horizontal rules (using tocloft) with the Introduction chapter title (using titlesec). However, I am confused as both packages seem to ...
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tex4ht table of contents problems related to titlesec

I am having a problem that titlesec is making the sections disappear from the tex4ht table of contents. Here is the M(N)WE: \documentclass[10pt]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{titletoc} \...
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Titlerule and Wrapfig Interaction

Hey y'all I need some help! I would like to have my section headers have a titlerule underneath, but titlerule isn't playing nice with wrapfig. I'm using wrapfig and tcolorbox to make a sidebar, and ...
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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} \usepackage{...
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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 ...