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Fancy templates for chapter styles, headings, colours and spacing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fancy chapter headings I am new to latex but decided to write my thesis with it. However, I think the standard layout of latex is not super fancy meaning the chapter headings ...
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How can I create chapter “Title Pages”? [duplicate]

So I'm creating a document for some documentation we have to turn in for an upcoming review. How would I go about creating an individual title page for each new chapter, that follows a specific ...
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LaTeX vs Word; improvements of LaTeX over the years

When comparing MS Word vs LaTeX the proponents of Word often say that many advantages of LaTeX over Word from say 1997 disappeared over the years as Word evolved to the current 2013 version. For ...
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Pretty Table of Contents

I would like to know if it's possible to have a Table of Contents looking like the following, where the number of the page is the big number on the left. The sections could look like in the following ...
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Did anybody manage to use the PhD package?

I've seen these very nice dicussion about fancy chapters: Fancy chapter headings It seems that the packages are now called PhD https://github.com/yannisl/phd I can't find any documentation about it....
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Fancy Chapter Styles in LaTeX

How can I produce a fancy chapter like this one?
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Bold Chapter Name

I can make the chapter name bold by using \textbf{...} in the text file like: \chapter{\textbf{Scholastic Forest Management Planning and Forest Zoning}} But I want to make the text "Chapter 1" bold ...
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Chapter with background images in KOMA-Script

I would like to have a chapter design like So in the Box of the title, should be an image in the background and above the number of the chapter. The packages I'm using so far, are: \documentclass[...
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fancy heading … \section{} titles disappears

By combining the next two questions-answers Fancy chapter headings and Section title gradient . I have this effect. The problem is that the name of \section{} disappears. What is wrong? \...
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Replicating a particular chapter style

I would like to replicate the following chapter style in LaTeX, so that a title page looks like the mock-up image below. How could I go about achieving this? Here's a good point to start. I wouldn't ...
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Where I can get the chapterx package?

I was viewing a good page where Yiannis Lazarides show how to use chapterx and put it on google drive but right now it does´t exist, some one have it o know how to get it? Thank you in advanced
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Turn recipes (rezkonv, mealmaster) into LaTeX code

To better organize my recipes I would like to store them in a database instead of having plenty of books being scattered all around. There are many programs to realize this by offering a GUI to either ...
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How to customize the chapter with an imported image

I want to customize the chapter beginning with a particular image. How could I do it? Something like this (the part remarked with a black frame) Also, how could start the first paragraph of the ...
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I want to put the chapter header (picture 1) in a colorful table in gray and in the middle of page (text bold font) like the picture 2

Hello I want to put the chapter (picture 1) in a colorful table in gray and in the middle of the page, as in picture 2. \begingroup % start a TeX group \color{gray}% or whatever color you wish to use ...
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Change chapter style and color

I'm Working on a thesis (book class) and I want to change chapters' style to look like in the figure below: I want to delete "chapter" word and make chapter counters in a single box

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