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{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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Trouble with header with \chapter*{} [duplicate]

UPDATE: edit the question and the code, as I've been asked to do. How can I set it up so "Anexos" or "Tablas" appears in my header, whith this code? \begin{document} \chapter{...
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Getting rid of "CHAPTER" in the header

I can't seem to get rid of it saying "Chapter" in the header. I asked my LLM a dozen times, I even tried yelling at it. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Add a custom header above an unnumbered chapter title (report document class)

I am using the report document class. When I create a (numbered) chapter, a chapter header appears above the actual chapter title. For example, \chapter{Some Title} leads to: However, unnumbered ...
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ConTeXt: Drop caps with quotation mark

Background When typesetting drop-caps, if the opening sentence starts with a quotation mark, apostrophe, or single quotation mark, the leading character is typically rendered in a smaller font. For ...
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How to highlight the chapter, section, subsection with different colors?

So, I'm making short notes for physics and I'm writing the my notes in twocolumn and the documentclass is book. i want to highlight(or have some different color at the background) the chapter, section ...
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Chapters are not displayed in the correct order

I have been trying to set up the chapter_3 as the same way as i set the chapter_2 but chapter_3 is not showing when i add at the end of the ordered chapters section in my main thesis.tex file. I have ...
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How can I suppress the word 'Chapter' (book) and have number and title in one line? [duplicate]

I am using the book class and I want the title of the chapters to be printed without the word 'Chapter' or 'Kapitel', respectively. I already succeeded in suppressing the word itself with the help of ...
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Change the indentation before the title

I use a development environment with custom libraries (https://github.com/Korogodin/NSLReport ). I need to change the indentation from the top of the page to the chapter title, but when I add a ...
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Matching the table of contents with the chapter style of quotchap package

I like to apply the quotchap package style of the chapter headings to the headings of the table of contents, and the list of figures. Due to using another package tocloft, I am getting a conflict. ...
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How do I get the section title within a chapter in the report document class to be on the same page as the chapter title? [duplicate]

I am writing a report about my research data so far and am using the report document class. I've made each part of my report a different chapter and to make it more manageable I have created a ...
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How to resize the bar size and adapt the title to the margins in Chapter Veelo style?

I've constructed Chapter with Veelo style in \documentclass{report} following the instruction contained in this and this answers. However, I set \documentclass{report} \usepackage[margin=1in]{...
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Custom chapter numbering and format with vertical line

I am currently formatting my thesis and need a specific format for my chapters. I want all my chapters to be in sans serif font, with each chapter beginning with a vertical line followed by the ...
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Chapter Formant: CHAPTER 1 -> CHAPTER ONE

The new requirement of my school is CHAPTER 1 -> CHAPTER ONE. I check the .cls file, may I know how to adjust this? I appreciate your help % Chapter formatting in TOC \renewcommand{\cftchapindent}{...
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How to maintain consistant formatting of chapter headers using Titlesec with both single and double spaced chapters?

I'm using the titlesec package to create custom chapter headers. I've found that the headers this package produces depend on whether the chapter is single or double spaced. Most of my document is ...
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LaTeX: Prevent page breaks before \chapter

To modify a template file (.cls) so that it does not automatically insert a page break before \chapter, how can this be achieved? Google provides that: \usepackage{xpatch} \makeatletter \xpatchcmd{\...
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Include all chapters, but compile only one?

Instead of one big tex file, I put the chapters into separate tex files for faster compilation. My main tex file now looks like this: \include{ch-abstract} \include{ch-acknowledgments} \include{ch-...
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Easiest way to add drop shadow to Chapter Names in LyX?

I'm using LyX. I'm hoping to do a small thin drop-shadow on the chapter titles. I can change the colors and fonts, but the only package I can find that does drop shadows is the shadowtext package. I'...
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How to use the {titlesec} package to create this Chapter style?

I am writing a technical handbook and really like the chapter title below (from Life Technologies, thx). How can I use the titlesec package and fancyhdr package to achieve these? Chapter style For ...
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Redefine chapter* format

How can I modify the font of the chapter* command. I essentially want to keep it the same except to make the font a little smaller. How could I do this using titlesec. Also how can I redefine the ...
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Colorating title lists

How to coloraate title of Listoffigures Listoftables Listofgraphes as image beloe This is my cood tex \documentclass{report} \usepackage{xcolor,graphicx,lipsum} \usepackage{lipsum} % for dummy text ...
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I want to put the chapter name on top of a titlerule

I would like to put the title name on top of the 2 rules, such as the chapter number. Here's a MWE, i've put everything just to make sure \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, twoside]{report} \...
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Correct numbering of Figures and Equations when Using 'Parts' and 'chapters'

strong textI am currently writing my thesis. I have formatted it by having several 'parts' and within that 'chapters'. At the beginning of the 'part' I give an overview of the coming chapters. I ...
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Subtitle, but over section name?

I'm trying to write a small subtitle, but I want to place it over the section name: I use the documentclass report. Thanks in advance!
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cmd - T typesets chapter files instead of root file?

I'm currently working with a root file and many chapters in Texshop. The chapters are in a sub-folder 'chapter'. I read in this pdf that you can actually insert the magic command % !TEX root = ../...
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Changing Chapter Style whit horizontal lines

I was trying to change the chapter style in a LaTex file as in the below image, for that I was trying to manage the command titlesec but it was fruitless. Does anyone know how to do it? Thanks My try ...
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page numbers missing when chapters are more than one pages

Page numbers are displayed "only" on the first pages of every Chapter of my thesis, but no page numbers on the subsequent pages. I have used the following preamble: \documentclass[12pt]{...
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Argument of \language@active@arg< has an extra }

I have the small MWE: \batchmode \documentclass[twoside]{book} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \begin{document} \chapter{Referencia \texorpdfstring{$<$}{<} } \end{document} And this results (...
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How to remove 'Chapter X' in front of the Bibliography?

I'm using a report class document but when I print my Bibliography I receive it as 'Chapter 6' and then in the line below 'Bibliography' before stating the entries. How do I suppress the chapter name ...
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Increasing section number independent of chapter

I'm using the report template on Overleaf and if I put something like \chapter{1st chapter} \section{first section} \chapter{2nd chapter} \setion{second chapter} I'll get something like Chapter 1 ...
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I would like to make a Fancy Chapter like given template below

I would like to make a Fancy Chapter like given template below % Here is what I tried \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt,oneside]{book} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{titlesec} \...
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How to apply a different `\titlespacing` for table of contents/list of figures/list of tables?

I am trying to apply a \titlespacing to my chapter titles by doing something like \titlespacing*{\chapter}{0pt}{50pt}{50pt} However, this messes up the title spacing for table of contents, list of ...
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How do i add chapter numbers in table of contents like chapter 1 introduction

How do I add chapter numbers to the table of contents, like chapter 1 introduction? I'm using the geometry package. It shows "1 introduction" i want to show it like "Chapter 1 ...
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KOMA-Script and prefixes behaviour

I'm preparing my document (Koma-script report class) in Lyx. If I use \KOMAoptions{headings=onelinechapter} the chapter has no prefix Without it the MWE produces the file with chapter prefix + title ...
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Remove chapter number only in selected chapters with titlesec

I am using a report template for a thesis. This template names every chapter with "Chapter X" followed by the title of the chapter. I would like to change it for the introduction and the ...
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Chapter and section

I'm writing my thesis (i choose report class) and I'd like to have chapters looking like this: 1 Introduction I mean I want only chapter number and title in one line. Furthermore I'd like the left ...
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Customise your own chapter style [duplicate]

I'm looking to personalise my own chapter style as shown in the photo. Despite a few articles on the subject I haven't managed to fully understand how it works and what needs to be done to achieve the ...
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The Legrand Orange Book Template: unumbered chapter* title get numbered

I'm having a problem with the unumbered chapters (chapter*) of my book. I was getting what can be seen on the following picture: The box around the chapter is open on the right side, what I don't ...
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Why won't the titlesec package modify \chapter headings? (PDFLaTeX)

It seems to me that titlesec is failing to set \chapter heading styles in documents. The documentation says that it should have support to set \chapter heading styles. Here is a minimum reproducible ...
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Specific changes to LaTeX section titles

I need my whole document to be in 12pt font which I'm using sectsty for. My problem with that is related to the chapter, section, subsections titles. I'd like to make any of those titles bold only and ...
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How to change the distance from the top of the page for the ToC, LoF and LoT?

I'm trying to adjust the distance from the top of the page to the Table of Contents, List of Figures and List of Tables to the same distance as my chapter headings. I'm writing in \documentclass{...
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Too many sections in a chapter cause large vertical spaces between paragraphs

I am trying to write a chapter which has a lot of sections. At a certain amount of sections in a chapter (exact number depends on top/bottom marings) the paragraphs in the text are split by very large ...
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The Legrand Orange Book Template: cannot split chapter title

The chapter title is long and I cannot split it. I have tried using \ or other tricks found on stackexchange in vain. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[paperwidth=20cm, paperheight=29cm]{geometry}...
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Customizing Caption Formats for Figures and Tables in Numbered and Unnumbered Chapters in LaTeX

I'm currently working on a LaTeX document (documentclass{svmono) where I have both numbered and unnumbered chapters. In my document, I'm using figures and tables, and I've noticed that the captions ...
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Help with simple book layout

I'm new to latex and I just need a bit of help with my book layout, should probably be an easy question to solve. I need to fix three things: Chapter format When I do \chapter{name}, the chapter ...
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chapter cover page that spans two pages

I am writing up my PhD thesis and I'd like to make a two-page cover page for each chapter, similar to what was done in this question, but I can't get their example to work. (I am using the report ...
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How make the footer under the pages of the new chapters?

Here's my current code: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{CJK} \usepackage{...
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Suppress chapter number from the equation number but restart automatically in each chapter from 1

using the following code, I suppressed the chapter number from the equation. but it does not stop and in the next chapter the equation number does not start from 1. What should I do? I have used the ...
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How to Prevent Automatic Chapter Creation with \printglossaries [duplicate]

I'm currently working on a thesis using a custom thesis.cls, which is based on the book class. I'm utilizing the glossaries package to generate a glossary with a list of acronyms. However, I'm ...
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Chapter-like entries in TOC

I am working on a project which is based on a chapter of the Quran. Each so called chapter starts with a quote of a verse from the relevant chapter. I do not want any chapter headers or chapter ...
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Bourbaki style book layout

I am trying to hone my layout skills, and what's better than trying to start by copying the Bourbaki style and then going up from there? Thus, I want to achieve the following chaptering and sectioning ...
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