I am using the titlesec package but the numbering of section and subsections disappeared. I need to retrieve it. my code is


I need to achive the following specs: Main headings: Arial, Size 12, Bold, Uppercase, Center Justified.

Sub-headings: Arial, Size 12, Bold, Title case, Left Justified.

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    Add \thesection in the second mandatory argument. Similarly, add \thesubsection in the the corresponding command. Your specifications don't say anything about changing colors, and yet you have a change to blue? Apr 21, 2013 at 4:41
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    A tip: If you indent lines by 4 spaces, they'll be marked as a code sample. You can also highlight the code and click the "code" button (with "{}" on it).
    – Micha
    Apr 21, 2013 at 4:53
  • Thank you very much for this help, Really I do not need the blue line but it was just for test. If I want to achieve the given specs what should I do?
    – user16558
    Apr 21, 2013 at 6:01

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You should use \thesection and \thesubsection in the appropriate places; also \MakeUppercase should go in the last argument for \section.

\usepackage{tgtermes,tgheros} % use your preferred ones for the fonts
\usepackage{lipsum} % this is just to produce some text




\section{A section title}


\subsection{A subsection title}



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