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

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Stacking section labels in left margin

I am starting to convert to LaTeX to do my homework for Math courses. I want to use sectioning to separate questions \section{5.3} \subsection{1} \subsubsection{a} and look something like this: ...
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Include class numbering in TOC with a subclass entry when using titlesec and titletoc

I am trying to use titleclass to define two new classes : savoir and subsavoir. In the TOC, I would like to get something like this : Savoir 1 -- First knowkledge title Savoir 1.a -- First ...
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Separate sectioning titles for main text, headings, and toc for line breaking purposes

I am using the titlesec package with the toctitles option, which modifies the optional argument of sectioning commands so that this optional argument is used only in headings; the non-optional ...
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How do I hide “Chapter 0” in this custom style when using a numberless chapter?

Everything works perfect when I use \chapter{chaptername}, but I noticed that my table of contents and other similar non-numbered chapters have a "Chapter 0" in my header. \titleformat{\chapter} ...
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titlesec extra arguments to sections

Is it possible to add extra arguments to a modified section environment using the titleformat command of the titlesec package? For example, that the section color appears as red when doing ...
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How to place a section heading inside tikz figure using titlesec and the runin option

I am currently workin on a big tikz figure and I want to place a section heading inside a box, which leads to a problem. A minimal example is here: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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section spacing from top of page vs normal text spacing

I'm trying to change the distance from the top of the page that text starts appearing when I use \section, so that it matches the distance when I just use regular formatting (not in a section). Below ...
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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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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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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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Width of section name within a rectangle using titlesec

I just stumbled upon this question about fancy heading. I want to know if there is a way for the rectangle to cover the section name no matter how long or short it is? \documentclass{article} ...
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Changing space before chapter without titlesec package

I am sorry if this is a repeated question, I could not find anything similar on the forum search. How to adjust the space before the chapter heading without using titlesec package. I tried this code ...
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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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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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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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Change section command in article

In the document class article how do I change the command \section to behave exactly like the command \chapter in the document class book? i.e. write Chapter # and then the title and also leave some ...
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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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Conflict between titlesec and colortbl

I'm getting a conflict between titlesec and colortbl that I can't seem to fix. The minimal working example is below. As soon as I put a \section in, pdflatex errors with ! Missing number, treated as ...
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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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titlesec - set top margin for the appendix and bibliography

A while ago I was helped using titlesec to format the chapter title for my thesis. Today a reviewer says that the appendix and the bibliography need 1in top margin. How do I do it? Thanks. ...
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How to change the formatting of chapter titles in the endnotes

I'm using pagenotes in the memoir class for a book. This is all the code I'm using that I think is relevant: \let\pagenote=\endnote \makeatletter \renewcommand*\prenotetext{% \list{}{% ...
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Use sections “inline”

How can I get the startpoints for my sections (see top part of MWE) as one inline text, similar to what can be done with the bottom part of my MWE? I need the sections since my title marks etc work ...
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is it possible to fake the amsart class format?

I often use the amsart documentclass. I like it because it is very compact (it also seems to be an industry standard in my area). What I don't like about it is that I'm not able to use kpfonts or ...
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Chapter formatting and spacing

I use report document class and the thing is that I would like to change the chapter both in format, letterspace and place on the page. Right now a chapter look like this: I want it to look like ...
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Make subsection text appear left aligned within the defined left margin?

How can I make subsection text appear left aligned within the defined left margin, with its "own" margin of 0.75in (instead of 3.0in)? I believe the package for the task is titlesec but I'm open to ...
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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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How to use a counter inside \titleformat in LaTeX?

I am writing a text in LaTeX and I want my \paragraphs to be numerated. I am using package titlesec and the following sentences: \newcounter{artNumber} \setcounter{artNumber}{1} ...
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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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titlesec: different formats for numbered and unnumbered sections/chapters

I'm not sure if this is too minimal. (In the real document the problem appears at the bibliography, table of contents and \chapter*) \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Change color of numbers of sections

I want to change this box in which I have the section number to black, which I can do. But then the text is the same color and illegible. I need to make it white. I tried this but it didn't do ...
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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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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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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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\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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How do I put a short title in the header but a long title in the toc (clashing of titlesec package with sectionmark)?

The format of my thesis is as follows: \documentclass[oneside,11pt,english]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{titlesec} \setlength{\headheight}{26pt} ...
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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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Titlesec: \ifthesection command issue with biblatex refsegment

I'm using titlesec to set my page style and biblatex to print a cumulative bibliography subdivided by chapter. There seems to be some problem with the \ifthesection command because in the following ...
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Strict \titlespacing without glue

Problem Description TeX seems to adjust the vertical space in a 2-column document, even though I have specified that no stretching or shrinking is to occur using \titlespacing. A short visualization ...
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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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Customizing Table of Contents Formatting

For the most part, the default formatting for the ToC, LoF, and LoT is fine. But I need to add an extra line (university's requirements for my thesis) between each numbered entry. In order to do this, ...
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Hiding chapter headings and including chapter name in section headings

I would like chapter names to not be printed but to appear in each section heading. For example: \chapter{Mychapter} \section{} \blinddocument \section{} Would print something like Mychapter 1 ...
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Easy mode of titlesec not working with beamerarticle

I can't get the "easy" mode of titlesec to work with beamerarticle. With the following example: \documentclass{extarticle} \RequirePackage{beamerarticle} \RequirePackage{titlesec} ...
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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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Reduce white space above chapter title, and reduce space between title and text, for unnumbered chapters

How can I reduce the white space above the chapter heading? How can I reduce the space between the heading and the text? I want to be able to do this for selected chapters only, or after a given ...
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Tracking in chapter titles with titlesec

I've been trying to add tracking (letter spacing) to my chapter titles with titlesec, but to no avail. I'm using fontspec and XeTeX, so microtype isn't available to me. Another post said this can be ...
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How to set chapter layout to default?

I changed my chapter layout using the package "titlesec". Logically, the new layout impacts the heading of the table of contents and the bibliography as both are classified as "chapters". Is there a ...
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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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linebreaking when using raisebox in section

How to break the line when using raisebox command in \section. My MWE is : \documentclass{book} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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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 ...