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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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Glossaries extra headings

This is two questions rolled into one, but I expect the solution is linked; solving them separately doesn't help if it prohibits the other. I'm creating a document with two glossaries (using ...
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Design Chapter Heading-Custom

I would like to design chapter heading like this I have written like this \def\@makeschapterhead#1{% \titleformat{\chapter}[frame]{\normalfont\huge\bfseries\color{elanblue}} {\MakeUppercase{\...
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How can I Show label of equations only in one chapter of my thesis

For some equations I need to visible their label, for example: /begin{equation} /label{eq:C3} x+y=3 /end{equation} I also used the package showlables. In this case for each ...
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Vertical line in chapter name

I added the vertical line after chapter number with following comma nds: \usepackage{titlesec, blindtext, color} \newsavebox\theCT \definecolor{gray75}{gray}{0.75} \newcommand{\hsp}{\hspace{20pt}} \...
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How to switch off chapter and section numbering in the whole document?

I want "Introduction" instead of "1. Introduction". The same with all sections and subsections. In the KoMa-classes if possible I've googled like mad, but the only solution I found is usinge \chapter*...
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Fake small caps in starred chapter head

I would like to use this solution by @egreg to type in fake small caps. Since I have to use some specific font size for the capital/lower letters, I used some \fontsize{}{}\selectfont in the command ...
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Bold chapter numbers

I'm completely new to LaTeX and I was asked to write my capstone project using it. My advisor gave me a starting template that worked very well except for one thing: the chapter numbers are not bold ...
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Multiple subfiles in folders sharing the same root bibliography

I created a book project (multilingual XeLaTeX) following the modular approach from https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Modular_Documents and particularly @ paragraphs "Subfiles" (for the usage of the ...
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Table of contents title not displayed if chapter has been customized

I have a problem with the table of contents. When I redefine the style of the chapter, the name of the table of contents (at the top of the table) is not displayed. If I have understand well, the ...
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Instead of Chapter it shows as a “Kapitel” [closed]

I was wondering why my chapter name shows as "Kapitel" instead of "Chapter" Here is the error Here is my Latex code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \...
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Modify ToC page number position for two-line content entries

I'm putting together a book (using the book class) where each chapter is written by a different author. So each chapter will have two lines of text, and so will each entry on the ToC. By default, ...
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Faulty chapter header with latest Tex4ebook running on Texlive 2018

This is a followup of my question here and uses the same MWE and the config file provided by michal.h21. MWE: \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Modify the chapter opening

I need help in the following, I am trying to make all pages facing the chapter openings contain a gray of x% when they do not contain text (exclusive condition) only for the mainmatter section. The ...
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book class with continuous page numbering throughout chapters

There are a few related entries but I cannot find a solution, sorry it's quite urgent. I'm trying to achieve a continuous numbering of pages, figures and tables, rather than the numbering restarting ...
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Convert all sectioning of a document (or part of it) to the corresponding hierarchically higher one (in TexStudio)

I wrote a document which has now around 120 pages. As I'm new to Latex, I started writing the document without using the sectioning \part (as I didn't know it existed). So the higher hierarchical ...
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LaTeX - invalid page break for first \includegraphics in chapter

I've created chapter containing only images with caption. All images shall have fixed width (\textwidth), height is always unknown (image shall be correctly scaled). From second image everything ...
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How to center a \chapter

I'm new in writing documents using LaTeX. Can someone help me to center this chapter section? They are all right aligned. Here is a image of .cls which I believe is the command that creates the ...
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Title of a chapter without the word “chapter”

At the end of my dissertation, I have a plan for future work. My question is How can I make the title "Future work" appear as a chapter heading without the word "Chapter" and also number as well as I ...
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Why is the title of a 'report' set in smaller font than the chapter headings?

I'm writing a document using the report class. I'm noticing the chapter headings look pretty big (and bold), while the main title is much smaller - perhaps 60% the x-height or so. A(n almost) minimal ...
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Fancy chapter heading format under tufte-book class

I want to write chapter heading for a tufte-book document. Here is what I want to use: https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/339892/159116 \documentclass[openany,letter]{tufte-book}% \usepackage[T1]{...
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Duodecimal chapters, sections etc

Thanks to duodecimal page number I don't have to ask how to get duodecimal page numbers and I managed to get duodecimal chapter numbers with that method too. But how do I change the sections, ...
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Displaying chapter authors in headers

I'm editing a book written by different authors, each chapter one or several authors. I would like to include the name of the authors of each chapter in the ToC, and also in the headers. The answer ...
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toc - add dot after part numbers

I am trying to modify my ToC to add a dot after the number in the part section (and only in ToC, I don't want to modify \thechapter command. I did that for the chapter using this code: \...
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Title Spacing in Bjornstrup Chapter, Removing Chapter Number From Contents

I would like to make it so that the vertical space below the title of each chapter is the same when using the Bjornstrup package (i.e. so that the descenders do not affect the spacing - as shown by ...
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Execute Command at Start of Chapter

So i've recently found out about the lettrine-package and want to use it in my reports. The basic usage is: \lettrine{E}{in} erstes Beispiel... There can be optional arguments like \lettrine[lines=...
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Include tikz image in other text files of each chapter

I am working on a book which each chapter has an image .jpg or .png. The code that accomplishes this is: \newcommand{\thechapterimage}{} \newcommand{\chapterimage}[1]{\renewcommand{\thechapterimage}{#...
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Chapter with graphical formatting

I am formatting a book and I am using LuaLaTex. I am trying to obtain the following formatting for the chapters, The following code correctly generates the chapter title \usepackage{titlesec} %...
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Coloring chapter and section and relative numbers [closed]

I tried to color che chapter and the section after their restiling. I re-used two code and mixes them, but i had no positive results. How solve this problem?? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,oneside]{...
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Altering Bjornstrup chapter style so as to have rounded edges

I would appreciate help in altering the chapter style of this document so that the grey backdrop has slightly rounded edges, and the horizontal space between the right edge of the backdrop and the ...
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How to change the chapter style for a selected number of chapters?

Is there any safe way to change to chapter style for specific chapters? This seems to be quite common, as, for instance, unnumbered chapters such as acknowledgements and other bureaucracies for a ...
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How center the chapter* titles

I want center the title "Preface" and "Abstract" only. I do not want to centralize all the chapters. I can not and I should not delete any bookstore, I need all the libraries. \documentclass{book} \...
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\footnoteref (= modified \footnotemark) works perfectly fine *outside* of chapters but not within them

Because I need a reference to the same footnote, I like to use \footnoteref which is defined here. Writing \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[british]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}...
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Question related to chapter styles

I want to obtain the style of my chapters like the following: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \rhead{\textbf{\thepage}} \lhead{\textsl{\nouppercase{\...
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Use (remember picture, overlay) TikZ picture to design parts, chapters, ToC, Bibliography, Index

What I have I am designing the format of the parts and chapters in my document using TikZ picture, with remember picture, overlay option, like this: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Edited book with Contributed chapters: first page layout

I am trying to typeset a book with contributed chapters. Each chapter has one corresponding author and number of co-authors with various affiliations. In each chapter, I would like to have chapter ...
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Redefine \chapter to add \printMiniToc

I want every chapter to have \printMiniToc after it. However I don't want to have to add \printMiniToc after every \chapter. So I tried using etoolbox and tried this: xapptocmd{\chapter}{\...
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Appendix`s contents being shown under wrong heading in Table of Contents

I am changing a pre-built template for my thesis. There is a main file named thesis.tex in which all the chapter files, references files and appendices files are included. The structure of this file ...
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Header with Section short title and Chapter short title using KOMA-script

I'm trying to set header with Chapter title on the right and Section title on the left (with appropriate numbers in front of them). Also, I need to use short titles for header and long titles for ToC. ...
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How to omit numbering in the last page of every chapter

I am writing a fiction work with ConTeXt. Every chapter and my four parts pages begin with their corresponding odd page. I have no problem with every last chapter page containing the text: whether ...
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Uppercasing chapter number (in words) in ToC entry (memoir)

I need the chapter numbers in capitalized words (i.e. in upper case). My MWE so far, \documentclass[oneside]{memoir} \usepackage{fmtcount} \renewcommand{\cftchaptername}{Chapter\space} \renewcommand{...
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How to remove Chapter X with X in report

I am aware that this issue has already been discussed in other questions, but I couldn't get my problem solved. I am using documentclass report along with fullpage package. How do I replace the ...
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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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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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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 ...