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Changing the top margin in LaTeX for chapter name [duplicate]

When a new chapter starts I want to decrease the margin between the top of the page and where it says Chapter X. So I have something like Chapter X Chapter Title and I want to decrease the space ...
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Vertical space above title of chapters [duplicate]

I have download a thesis template from this link and I would like to vary the vertical space (as in attached image) above the title of chapters. What modifications should I make in Thesis.cls file in ...
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Reduce the space above 'scrreprt's TOC [duplicate]

Is there a way to reduce the vertical space above the table of contents in the scrreprt?
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Reduce spacing between chapter and head of page [duplicate]

I'm a bit frustrated because I am writing my thesis in latex and I used the graduate-thesis template from sharelatex. I just want to reduce the spacing before a new Chapter that is generated between ...
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Change style of chapters using KOMA-Script [duplicate]

I would like to change the chapter style so that chapters start at the top of the page. With \renewcommand\chapter{\@startsection{chapter}{0}{\z@}% {-2em}% {6pt}% {\LARGE\bfseries}} this works fine ...
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Reduce the vertical spacing just before the chapter start [duplicate]

Please help me out to reduce the vertical space at chapter start. The link for the .tex, .cls file along with the problem snapshot - https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0Bx6lCO-...
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macro - problems with renewcommand [duplicate]

I'm using the book class and I want to renew its existing command \@makechapterhead. The original command is shown on p.32 of this document. In particular, I want to change the spacing in line 811 ...
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Title of chapter wanted nearer to the top of the page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Space before chapters and contents Is there any way of getting the title of the chapter closer to the top of the page than the default when using \chapter{blahblah}? I have a ...
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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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Changing spacing in chapter titles and sections. [duplicate]

As stated, I need to change the spacing between the top of the page, the chapter name and title. I'm currently using \allsectionfont{\centering \fontsize{15}{15}\selectfont} to control the size and ...
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How to have same top margins in table of contents over multiple pages [duplicate]

I would like to make all pages of my table of contents have the same top margin. The default appears to be to start the first page much lower down the page as in the illustrated example. My document ...
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How do I change the margin under chapter? [duplicate]

I am using the scrreprt class and the margin between \chapter and the text is too big. I tried to change it with \titlespace but later found out that titlespace does not work for chapters. Is there an ...
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Space between the 'Content' and the 'StartToc' [duplicate]

I'm trying to reduce the vertical space between the content title and the beginning of the toc (see the figure) by editing the definition of \tableofcontents and adding a vertical space with a ...
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adjusting the top of a chapter [duplicate]

In fact, our university recommends us to use 2.5cm in the top of pages to redact a thesis. for the text is good but when it comes to chapters they are a little bit in the middle which doesn't respect ...
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New chapter top margin is large

Similar question to this. I have too much space from top to the start of the chapter heading. How can I fix this and make it just as the other pages. I use my university thesis stylesheet. I din't ...

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