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Questions tagged [chapters]

{chapters} is about the \chapter command which is one of the sectioning commands forming the logical structure of documents. This tag should only be used *in addition* to the more general {sectioning}.

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Add words to chapter numbering in table of contents

In book class the table of contents appears as follows, with the first line having the chapter number. As you see, the chapter numbering appears horribly at the side of the chapter's name, since ...
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Reuse ChapterHead format to Chapter*

I have defined a specific format for Head Chapter \def\@makechapterhead#1{ {\parindent \z@ \centering \normalfont \ifnum \c@secnumdepth >\m@ne \if@mainmatter \Large\bfseries \@...
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Reset Section numbering in a book? [closed]

Resetting the section numbering is not working in book document class. I tried: \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \usepackage{showframe} \sloppy \begin{document} \section{test1} \section{test1} \...
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Inserting chapters with \input but not numbering them [duplicate]

I'm trying to learn LaTeX to write my thesis. I'm using the report document class, and I wanted to write every chapter in separate files and then put them together using the \input command. The ...
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Prevent line break in only one chapter title (chapter title run over margins)

One of my chapter titles is only one or two characters longer than the text width; therefore latex breaks the chapter title automatically and moves the last word to the next line. How can I prevent ...
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I am trying to include supplemental figures in my chaptered thesis

I am writing a chaptered thesis. I have been using suchow's template (https://github.com/suchow/Dissertate) which has been great. But I want to add supplemental figures at the end of each chapter. The ...
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openright option for \part and not for \chapter

I need in a book class document to open the \part in an odd page. The option \documentclass[twoside, openright]{book} is very convenient. Unfortunately, I want to keep my \chapter opening on any ...
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Dynamically count words in chapter and insert word count at start of chapter

TL;DR Einar's first alternative solution of making a new input command that automatically generates counts at the end of each input section is what I used to generate counts at the end of each chapter:...
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Entire chapter as subsection

I have a document with 3 chapters. I would like the chapter 2 - Dolor, to appear as a section 1.1 in the table of contents, instead of chapter 2. I have separate file for each of the chapter and it ...
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Chapter page spanning left and right side

I am working on a document in which I would like to have a picture with chapter number on the left side and on the right the chapter number and title of the chapter. When having the chapter on the ...
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Making the title uppercase and centering

I want to make my Chapter title uppercase and in the center of the page. this is mine \documentclass[12pt,TimesNewRoman,a4paper,oneside,onecolumn]{purnamiReport} \linespread{1.5} \usepackage{lscape} \...
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quotes at start of every chapter

I want to make quotes like the following image at the start of a chapter, but I can't seem to find how :( This is what i been using for Now but i like this one. Can you help with that. thanks :) have ...
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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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Using the same numbering in two different {chapter*}

I'm currently writting my thesis and I have to record two introductions (environment \chapter*) : one in French and one in English. Since the informations and equations are exactly the same, I would ...
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Increase \chapter{Title} horizontal margins

I am writing my dissertation and I am requested to write the chapter titles as inverted pyramids. Because of the specific margins I have on the format I am using and because of the specific words I ...
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Omit first thumb index with fancytabs package

In my document I would like to add a thumb index, a small rectangle on the right side. This comes in hand when browsing the printed document. I think it looks neat as well. Eg: There are several ...
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Reset style of chapter headings in appendix to default

I use the package quotchap to get nice chapter headings. In the appendix I want to revert to the default chapter style (i.e. no large grey chapter numbers). How can I reset the chapter heading style ...
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How to force chapters on odd pages including exceptions

I am trying to set my document that all chapters start exlusively on odd pages. But I have two chapters where I want a different behaviour, they need to start on the same page. \documentclass[12pt,...
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Start new chapters on odd pages using scrreprt [closed]

I am trying to find out how to start new chapters on odd pages. I am in use of the scrreprt class. I already tried adding the parameter openright but it does not seem to work. My current settings are:...
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How to have chapter title overlap the chapter number?

I mean...something like this If tried a lot of things: overpic, textpos, tikz, titlesec... but with no luck.
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combining chapters to parts in a book - error

I am working on a book, and already have a lot of the body of the document typed but would like to change the structure having 7 chapters, to having a few parts - I am not sure about the entire ...
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How to remove page number of \chapter and allow page numbers of \chapter* in Table of Contents

How can I remove page number of \chapter yet allow page numbers of \chapter* in the Table of Contents within using the report class?
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Bibliography header does not change [closed]

I am using the book style for my thesis but the header of my last chapter always appears above my bibliography and i can't get it to change. I do not want any header on top of my bibliography page or ...
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\Chapter heading style

Yesterday , I saw a post about a chapter heading style which I liked. And I Was wondering if you could help me achieve the same model (although there are certain differences in the one I want). Thank ...
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Problem with Chapter heading styles

Can you please help with this problem. Well, i try to make my chapter's heading more intersting and I found a style that I like from Vincent Zoonekynd’s web-page, http://zoonek.free.fr/LaTeX/...
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minitoc does not work correctly

I am writing my PhD thesis using a book class, I want to have a table of contents displaying only the chapters appears in the page where the name of the part found and a mini table of contents for the ...
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How to add the chapter number into the chapter title using memoir class?

I want to add the chapter number into the chapter name. To have something like that I used these commands to remove the word chapter and the number : \renewcommand\printchaptername{\chapnamefont} ...
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Clearpage after section without any reason [duplicate]

I'm writing my Ph.D. thesis and I'm using this template (config.tex). I'm facing a weird problem. All of my chapter are fine and the sections are placed on the same page like this : However, the ...
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KOMA-Script scrbook: How to remove period after sections and subsections?

I am a total TEX noob, so please forgive me :D I am trying to prepare a template in LATEX, that I can potentially use for all papers I will have to write, in accordance with my faculty's regulations. ...
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\chapter command is wrong in ukrainian language (in russian works)

This question is related to this Xelatex try lo load russian package if I use only ukrainian In the case of the text in Russian everything is working, but it is necessary to indicate the Ukrainian ...
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Xelatex try lo load russian package if I use only ukrainian [duplicate]

I was preparing several texts in xelatex in Russian, everything was fine. But today I needed to prepare in Ukrainian. Here is an example of a file. \documentclass[a4paper, openright, 12pt]{extreport} ...
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Set Pagestyle for new chapter types

I have created my own chapter command sheet and want to use it in the same document as a normal chapter. Both should have separate pagestyles. For the first pages of the both chapter types I found a ...
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Start chapter on left hand side with page number 1

Context For my bachelor thesis I want my chapters and appendix content to open on the left of my scrbook document, which I already achieved with the current setup. As you can see in the MWE document, ...
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How to appear subsubsection in chapter in my list of contents?

I use \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} to appear subsubsection (1.1.1.1 and 1.1.1.2) but unfortunately it is'not appear in my list of contents. my code: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \setcounter{...
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How to add a subtitle to some chapters?

For some of the chapters of my thesis I want to add a subtitle under the chapter title(but not in the table of content). I have tried \chapter{Title \\ \large{subtitle}}, which almost works, but the ...
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KOMA: Chapter & Header Styling (Uppercase + Chapterprexif)

Is there a way in KOMA-Script (or a workaround/package) to have the chaptername in uppercase and the chapterprefix in smallcase and the header of the next page without the prefix such as shown in the ...
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Line break in title of section

If I have a title very long in \chapter, how I can use two line? for example: \chapter{Apêndice A - Massa e frações das~amostras~separadas}
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Strange vertical space in tikz text node

I am using chapter decorations from template "Legrand Orange book". But I am getting very strange vertical spacing with it. See the picture. because of capital letter H spacing between 3rd and 4th ...
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Bibliography showing as section instead of chapter in scrreprt

I am trying to add my bibliography to the toc, which works - but instead of showing as a regular chapter, the bib shows as a section. Since in my understanding, the bib should show as a chapter in ...
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References for some chapters at the end of a document

I am writing my dissertation in LaTeX and my university has a weird formatting request. The thesis format has a chapter for each published paper, as well as general "Introduction" and "Conclusion" ...
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Store chapter name from unincluded part (potentially in part's aux file)

I use \include to insert parts into a large document. Some of the parts contain chapter declarations, others only sections. I would like to make the current chapter name available in the daughter ...
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how to exclude a chapter from numbering? [duplicate]

How can I remove the number of a chapter (preface) both in the table of contents and the first page of this chapter?
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Align float to top of float-only page only at the end of chapters

I think floats on float-only pages in the middle of a chapter should be vertically centered, which is the default. However, if there is a float-only page at the end of a chapter, I think that the ...
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Chapter heading when there is no section

I have a chapter where no section appears and in that case I would like to have the chapter as heading. This is what I tried: \renewcommand{\sectionmark}[1]{\markright{\thesection.\ #1}} \...
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Using “titlepages” by Peter R. Wilson

I'm trying to use the samples that are offered by Peter Wilson's package of Title Pages. Link to document: http://mirrors.ctan.org/info/latex-samples/TitlePages/titlepages.pdf https://www.ctan.org/...
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The head of an unnumbered chapter

I have used the package fncychap with the option Glenn for all my numbered chapters and I want to use the same heading for my unnumbered chapters like Introduction, Conclusion and Bibliography without ...
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Memoir chapter style different heading gap chapter and chapter*

I am using a custom chapter style for my thesis, but I am struggling to get consistent chapter heading gaps between chapters without a number (chapter*{}) and chapters with a number (chapter{}). See ...
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Different chapter name in toc, title of chapter, and header of page

I am trying to use different titles and line breaks for the chapter names in toc, the chapter title itself and the header of the page. I found the following code to do that: \chapter[medium-length ...
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Chapter's style

I'm using the following codes \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} %------------------------------------------------------------ \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,latexsym,mathrsfs,amsfonts,...
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how to create a document with multiple chapters

I am very new in latex and winedt. I want to create thesis in winedt with 4 different chapters. but I don't know how to add chapters in main.tex file. how to add text in those files and then add ...