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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How to customize chapter style?

I would like to customize the chapter style to have something like this : I have tried this but it's obvious is not correct... \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \begin{document} \...
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Add a vertical image in the chapter page

I would like to insert an image across all vertical space in the chapter page. Something like in this figure (the red line indicate the limit of the page. The black line would be where I'd insert the ...
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Simple example of per-chapter citation

I have been assigned to make a book out of student paper and I want to make a chapter for each paper and have the bibliography at the end of each chapter. So I tried the following but do not get the ...
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Specify line breaks in chapter headers

I created my own .cls file for my thesis and I'm getting an error message when I specify line breaks in my chapter titles Here is the section in the file that defines the chapter heading: %------------...
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Trying to replicate this Chapter Style using titlesec

I have created this style for my section titles in Lyx using the option shaded background box and defining the text as "section *" , this is how it looks in Lyx (the pink color is just the ...
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Add space between two parts of title format

I'm using the below code for my chapter title formatting to get rid of the "Chapter x" part and put the number on the same line: \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}{\normalfont\...
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How to suppress specific chapter number (while keeping the design) in latex?

I want to suppress the preface number "0'', contents "0'', and index number "5''. Here is my MWE \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{enumerate} \...
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Why are there on certain pages no headings?

I am wondering why the chapter is not written down on the heading (as I marked red). I guess it has something to do with \section*{}. Does anyone know how to fix this? This is my code: \documentclass[...
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Accessing Chapter Titles for Use in LOF - classicthesis

I have been heavily reliant on Tex Stack in customising the classicthesis style. I am trying to segregate the list of figures page by splitting the figures into chapters. I tried to extract the ...
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How do I remove empty page between a chapter when include?

\let\cleardoublepage\clearpage this line of code does not avoid it in texstudion? I know that the Texstudio is a powerful environment to write a report. How would avoid black page between the chapters?...
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section numbering problem

I don't want to have the III in the section, I want it to appear in TOC and in the page just 1.section \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage[...
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using macro to simplify the chapter code to sit on baseline

how to customize the coding to get the required output: when chapter title height has less than the the 7\baselineskip, the text after the chapter title should start on 12 th line when chapter title ...
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How to change chapter image in LaTeX?

I'm using a template and all the chapters have the same image in their styling. I want to change it every chapter but I'm not sure how to do it. The template uses tikzpicture and the code is this: % ...
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latex subsection chapter number on separate page

I have problems with \subsection part in Latex. When I use \subsection for specific sections, the chapter number goes in the page beforehand. Here is an image. How to Make Chapter 2 to be on same page ...
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Start sections in an odd page only in one chapter

I need to make all the sections of a certain chapter of my document (a book) appear in an odd page. Any ideas?
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Customizing toc/chapters numbering/labeling in book class

I am writing my thesis by published works and would like to customize the table of contents and the chapters labeling and numbering. In the introduction I have sections for topics covered in 4 papers ...
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How do I make the sty of the chapter like this?

I want to make the chapter's style like this, I have tried the following code. And get this: But I can't put the "Chương 1" into the center of the first line (you see the picture) And also ...
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how to change the font type and size?

I'm new to latex and I'm trying to change the font type and size of the thesis title, chapter headings, sub chapters headings, abstract, table of figures and acknowledgment , first I tried to change ...
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How do I get proper spacing after chapter title?

Typesetting a book with mostly unnamed, but numbered, chapters. Someone helped me make the below, but the errors I added myself. This is based on Memoir's "brotherton" style: \documentclass[...
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font type and size and margins of thesis

I'm trying to write my thesis using latex for the first time, the graduate school insisted that we follow some headlines; The line spacing in the main body of the thesis must be 1,5, Line spacing ...
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Make Chapter-Title “hanging”, intend after Line-Break

So I'm using the report class and I need to modify the chapter titles. This is what i got so far: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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How to make the chapter title always to the inner or outer side of the page when book is set to openany

I'm using book and have openany set. I'd like to get the chapter titles to by symmetrical--always to the inside or always to the outside of the page. I'm using titlesec. I've looked into an ifthen ...
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Spacing Issue Between Chapter Title and Chapter Title Body | Long Chapter Title

How do I remove the spacing between Chapter and its name? CHAPTER# CHAPTER NAME to CHAPTER# CHAPTER NAME I have tried using \titleformat{\chapter}[display]{\fontsize{20}{24}\selectfont\bfseries\...
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How do I make non-numbered chapters look right?

Someone was kind enough to help me make this chapter style: \documentclass[openany]{memoir} % redefine numbering \newcommand{\numtoword}[1]{\ifcase\value{chapter}?\or first \or second\else ?\fi} ...
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How to format chapters and sections using memoir

I’m formatting my thesis and I have to use the following guidelines in each chapter and subsections’ names: PRIMARY SECTION: Bold and capitalized Secondary Section: Bold and initial letters ...
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How to display big chapter number right aligned with paragraph, without titlesec

I would like to display on the first page of every chapter, the chapter's name, followed by some spacing and then the chapter's number in big numerals. It should look something like the following, ...
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How to add Chapter before Chapter Number

I'm trying to format my thesis, but I don't fully understand everything in the style file. I need "Chapter" to go before the chapter number in the ToC, followed by the chapter name etc. I've ...
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Multiple chapter authors with separators and ORCID

I am trying to create a way to add authors on a per-chapter basis. I found some helpful answers (and one for orcid) already but my result is still not exactly what I would want. The code below works ...
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How to have a mix of chapter numbering formats? (e.g. Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3 a, Chapter 3 B, Chapter 4)

Is there a simple way to allow in Latex to have: Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 a Chapter 3 b Chapter 4 All the previous questions that have asked something similar are quite old and have what seems ...
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How to format chapter title in my PhD thesis?

I am writing my PhD thesis using latex. At the moment, my chapter title looks like the following, But, I want the title to look like this, Can you please help me with this? I have no clue how to fix ...
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Put a full image before some chapters

I want to put some full page images in substitution of blank pages before chapters. I know exactly where to put them and what image to put. For example: at page 74 (a left page), before chapter 12 ...
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Set different numbering for sections & subsections

So I have been working on my masters thesis and used a template I found. Now my prof told me that I may not use chapters in this thesis which lead to me reworking the structure. So I switched around: ...
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\chapter-names appearing twice in table of contents

I am writing a thesis in Texstudio, for some reason the chapters seem to appear twice in the table of contents. \begin{document} %\selectlanguage{english} \inserttitlepage \usechapterimagefalse \...
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Use \titleformat to format numbered chapters only

I used the below code to format chapter headings \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display]% command + shape {% \normalfont \Large \filcenter \sffamily } % format {% \vspace*{\fill} \...
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Reset numeration in sections/subsections in each chapter

I'm making some un-numbered chapters for my thesis but I'm adding numerated sections. The thing is that the enumeration doesn't reset when I add a new chapter, so I have Chapter 1 > Section 1 - ...
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How to hide sections titles while keeping chapter titles

\documentclass[a4paper,oneside]{report} \usepackage[a4paper, total={7in, 9in}]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{...
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How can I delete the bullet generated in acronyms chapter? [closed]

In acronyms page, integrated in main menu I'm using the below code, but a bullet is generated in first acronym (see picture) \chapter*{Acronyms} \begin{acronym}[TST] % Give the longest acronym here \...
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How to print footnote at the end of a chapter

As the title says. Instead of printing it at the bottom of the current page, print it at the end of the current chapter.
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\chapter*{Introduction} with custom header without “Chapter 0”

I would like to have the first chapter* page ''Introduction'' with the \pagestyle{plain} format, and the next pages of this same chapter with a header like this (and if it is possible to choose ...
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I want to surpress the number of a chapter but to have it's name on the header

I'm writing a book. First chapter is the preface and I want it out of the content table and without a number, so I did \chapter*{Preface} which worked fine until I edit the headers of my book. Because ...
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How to include Current Chapter and Current Paragraph into memoir header?

I am using a the "memoir" class. I am using a custom pagestyle called "mio": \makepagestyle{mio} % Define a new custom page style \setlength{\headwidth}{\textwidth} % Header the ...
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How do I separate chapters and insert a few empty lines between two chapters?

I know it has been asked before but I just can't seem to make it work not matter what I try. I am using the report class. Now I want only my chapters to start below the end of the preceeding chapter. ...
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Hyperlinks from “unnumbered” parts, chapters and sections back to the table of contents

I manage to make hyperlinks from "numbered" \chapter and \section back to their respective parts in TOC. This means that when ones click the "numbered" chapters and sections, it ...
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Change the chapter and section style

I'm using titlesec package to have a good style of the chapters and sections title. But now, I would like to add a colored box around the chapter number and section number, I want to get the same ...
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table of contents function not working

The \tableofcontents function hasn´t been working, it only shows up the "Content" title, when I take off the star on the chapter it appears but if I put it back on it goes back to the blank ...
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Remove Chapter, chapter number and chapter dot from header but not from TOC

I would like to remove the word "Chapter", the chapter number AND the period that appears directly after this number from my header in this project. My current code does not remove this dot, ...
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How to move center and reducing fontsize the chapter title “Contents” and “List of Appendices”?

\documentclass[a4paper,oneside,11pt]{book} \usepackage[left=4 cm,right=3cm,top=4cm,bottom=3cm]{geometry} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{titlesec} \...
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Prologue with Chapter Title

I am completely new to LaTex and I'm trying to learn it to format a novel. I am using the memoir class. Through researching, I found I can do this: \renewcommand{\thechapter}{\NUMBERstring{chapter}} ...
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Chapter Citations are not being referenced in Dissertation [duplicate]

I am writing my dissertation with different chapters and articles referenced in each Chapter. I have one .bib file which contains all the articles, books but I want them to be referenced chapter wise. ...
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Starting new chapter on same page causing large line spacing

I am currently using the common Masters/Doctoral Thesis template, but I am trying to extend the template to remove the \clearpage before the chapter titles to help limit the length of the main body to ...

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