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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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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 ...
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Page numbering resets with every new chapter

This is my first time posting so if my formatting is off, I'm more than happy to be corrected! I'm also far from a TeX expert, so please forgive my questionable terminology. I'm trying to write a ...
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show minitoc before beginning of a chapter

I want to put \minitoc before the beginning of the chapter. I've tried to use \minitoc normally but it prints the contents of the previous chapter the current chapter for latex. I followed this How ...
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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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Make a separate chapter for references and not as a section of last chapter

I'm really hoping someone can help me. I'm writing my masterthesis in a book environment. I am using apacite as my bibliography style, which was working fine (although not perfectly).Throughout the ...
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Edit box with current chapter number on each page margin

I have successfully added a grey box in the margin of each page with the number of the chapter using following code: %-------------------------------------------------------------------------- % ...
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How to reduce the size of the headings in document class {report}?

I am using \documentclass[12pt]{report} and I was asked by the editor to reduce the size of the main headings throughout to 14 points. I tried using: \usepackage{sectsty} \chapterfont{\Large} but ...
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Section without Chapter Numbering [duplicate]

I am getting stuck at this: I have a report having 5 chapters, in each chapter I have about 3 section. I am using Latex and \documentcalss{report}. The chapter is number by 1,2,3,4,5 like: Chapter 1, ...
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Configuring a style for every chapter

I'm creating a book in LaTeX and I'm creating a lot of duplicated formatting of the following nature: \begin{chapter} \begin{fullwidth} \begin{LARGE} ...... \end{LARGE} \end{fullwidth} \end{chapter}...
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Move “chapter” and chapter number leftwards

I'm using the memoir class with the madsen style to write my thesis and I need help to move leftward the text "chapter" and the chapter number, in such a way that the right end of the number would ...
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sectsty interferes with documentclass scrreprt Chapter Titles!

I've created a minimal example that visualizes the problem: \documentclass[chapterprefix = true]{scrreprt} \usepackage{sectsty} \begin{document} \chapter{Hello world!} \end{document} As you'll see,...
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How can I change the footer of an unnumbered chapter inserted after a numbered chapter or an appendix?

Thank you all for your time, I just began to use LaTeX and this website so forgive me if my question has already been made, but I've searched a bit and didn't found anything that works for my ...
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I want to put the chapter header (picture 1) in a colorful table in gray and in the middle of page (text bold font) like the picture 2

Hello I want to put the chapter (picture 1) in a colorful table in gray and in the middle of the page, as in picture 2. \begingroup % start a TeX group \color{gray}% or whatever color you wish to use ...
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LaTeX starts new page after using 'includegraphics'

I placed a picture in a new chapter but LaTeX puts it on a new page. But I want to have the picture under the topic of the chapter. My code looks like this: \tableofcontents \listoffigures \chapter{...