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{fancyhdr} is a package which allows the creation of custom page headers and footers.

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Custom first page with fancyhdr

I'm using the package fancyhdr to format my footers and headers, with my name in the header and a n of m pages format for the footer. Like so: \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} % clear all header and ...
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Fancyhdr does not apply same header/footer on chapter and non-chapter pages

I have a problem with the fancy package: I use the report documentclass and I have a chapter, a lot of text and then a new page starting with a section (or the next page has no chapter starting on ...
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How to remove the top horizontal bar in fancyhdr?

When using fancyhdr, how do you remove the top horizontal rule? I do not want a header at all, just a footer. This is what I do now: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} ...
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How to customize headers and footers?

I'd like to modify the contents of my headers and footers - e.g., to display the current chapter and/or section title or to change the pagination alignment. How can I do that? I've noticed the ...
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How to get part name in LaTeX ?

Actually I am using the fancyhdr package, and trying to put the current part name in the right header. I know that \rightmark and \leftmark are used to represent the current section and chapter ...
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Suppress Fancy header and footer on first page only.

How to suppress the fancy header and footer on the first page? On other pages, they should be visible.
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Increase height of fancyhdr header

How would one increase the height of the \fancyhead{} so that the text in the main body, doesn't collide with the title? I have the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt,oneside]{article} \...
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What does this warning mean? (fancyhdr and headheight)

My LaTeX file compiles fine. However, in reading my .log file, I see many repeated instances of Package Fancyhdr Warning: \headheight is too small Looking for it in google, I found some 'fixes', but ...
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fancyhdr - anomalous behaviour on first page

I am having trouble typesetting multi-line headers using fancyhdr The header on the first page behaves differently than the header on subsequent pages. The first page header has no depth, but produces ...
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geometry, fancyhdr: \fancyfoot[C]{\thepage} is not really centered

After switching from the report class to the book class and starting to use the fancyhdr package to control headers/footers, the page numbers in my footers are no longer centered. This is my fancyhdr ...
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Text on background-image footer and header

I'm trying to create a template for my article, which has an image on the header, and on on the footer. I also want to put text on these images. The result would look like this : (Blue and green ...
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How to remove header on the page with big picture (or a page containing floats)?

Can you help me to remove header from the page where is only one big picture? I tried \thispagestyle{empty} but it removes a header on the next or previous page. I don't know how to remove it exactly ...
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Problem with the header/ footer width

I have recently started using the geometry package to format the margins of my documents. Although, I've noticed that the width of the header/ footer remains the same. How can I correct this? Here'...
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Glossaries and custom section headings broken

I've a document, where I use the glossaries to manage acronyms for me. Sometimes, I use a \gls{} command inside a section heading, and I have defined page headers to have the current section heading. ...
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Using fancyhdr to create an image based header and footer

I'm trying to generate a latex report (via Sweave and R) where the header of the document is an image that covers everything (including the top/left/right page margin) and the footer covers everything ...
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How to use short subsection title in header but not in table of contents?

I have a (onesided) document with fancyhdr and pagestyle fancy so it displays the section-title on the right header and the subsection-title on the left header. If section and subsection titles are ...
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Non rectangular page geometry

I am interested in using non-rectangular page geometries for my flipbook idea (in fancyhdr with image and flowing text). The page geometry that I'm after is that the text has a little rectangle ...
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Top right side page numbering

I want the numbers of pages to be placed at the top right side. I try to do it like this \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \begin{document} \lhead{} \chead{} \rhead{\thepage} \...
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How to determine head height automatically

I'm creating three documents with three different headers, containing images or large banners. Is there a way to determine the head height automatically or even better a way to change the head height ...
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Keeping header “on top” in landscape mode

When using pdflscape and fancyhdr, the headers also get rotated. Whilst it's a normal behaviour in most cases (especially when the document has to be printed), I am dealing with a report which will ...
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fancyhdr plus fontsize 12pt causes varying vertical alignment of sections

Looking at the example provided in Different headers for different chapters, I noticed something strange: The vertical alignment of sections is varying. I was able to strip the effect down to the ...
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page number position

I am working on a long document in LaTeX with documentclass book. I need the page number to always be in the upper right corner of each page, even if that page is the first page of a chapter (right ...
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Define different heights for head and foot

is it possible to define different \headerheight for head and foot respectively? For example, there is a logo image in the header which needs a large \headerheight and only text is in foot which needs ...
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How to change header to list first section on page and not last section

The standard use of header/footer is to display the chapter/section information, which normally begins on a new page. What I would like to do is to have the header show the first question that is on a ...
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Custom header/footer rules (fancyhdr?)

I want to be able to customize my header/footer so far that I can change the rules that separate it from the document. Look for example at http://ww1.microchip.com/downloads/en/appnotes/00734b.pdf (...
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My footer disappears when I increase headheight

I have created a custom simple layout with the fancyhdr package. Because the header I must use is somewhat big, LaTeX instructed me to increase the headheight to at least a minimum value. The problem ...
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Header not displaying correctly on chapter page due to subsection

(Complete source code below.) (Note: Not sure if I am using LaTeX or just TeX. I am editing with TeXworks, as TeXStudio was not rendering what I typed without +20 seconds of lag.) I apologize if ...
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Graphics/logo in headers

I am writing a short note. I would like to include a graphics file with a logo in the header of all pages including the front page. The logo is roughly the size of the box generated in the example ...
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How do you use Psvectorian?

Can someone provide a short explanation or example of using psvectorian? http://melusine.eu.org/syracuse/pstricks/vectorian/psvectorian.pdf Specifically, I am looking for an explanation of how to ...
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Change header and footer to only a group of pages

I would like to change the header and footer to only a group of pages in my document. I'm using the fancyhdr package with these settings: \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \makeatletter \...
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A nice collection of exercises for students

I would to build, for my students, a creative collection of exercises and problems. I am not very able, with my source in attachment, to create the same figure shown in attachment. Someone, please, ...
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Tables as Header and footer

I've been struggling with my .tex for quite some time now, and decided its time to look for help. This is the situation: all docs here (my office) need to bring, as header, a table (3 columns) which ...
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fancyhdr color and width of line?

I am using the fancyhdr package and I want to have a thicker line under my header and I want to have it colored, but my problem is, that this 2 commands: \renewcommand{\headrule}{\vbox to 0pt{\hbox ...
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fancyhdr not centering after changed geometry

I have a document with different page margins, so I have to change geometry settings after fancyhdr loaded. However, the width of header after geometry is not correct. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \...
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how to use fancyhdr package to customize headers in landscape page

I have used the fancyhdr package to customize the header of my pages. However, when I want a page to be landscape (by using the pdflscape package), it does produce a page in landscape orientation, but ...
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Same header and footer for every page

I have a problem with my header and my footer. If I do that: \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} \fancyhead[R]{\includegraphics[width=8cm]{img/header.png}} \fancyfoot[L]{ Name Firstname - v1.0 \\ Date}} \...
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Synctex fails for input files. Related to fancyhdr + graphicx?

I have run into a problem with the synctex option of pdflatex that seems to be related to the fancyhdr and graphicx package. Problem: Forward and inverse search between editor and PDF viewer work ...
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How to add a copyright notice footer to only the first page of a document?

I have a conference paper that requires me to enter a copyright notice to only the first page of the document. I know that I can use fancyhdr to add this. I added the following to my document: \...
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How to cut a section title in the header

I redefine my headers as in the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{xstring} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \fancypagestyle{monstyle}{% \fancyhf{} % remove everything \renewcommand{\...
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Chapter Thumbs or Tabs in Book Class

I'm currently finalizing a book, and would like to add chapter thumbs or tabs to the document. While I've found a fair number of packages which are likely capable of doing so, I can't seem to get the ...
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Different margins in title and chapters

I am struggling here with adapting school template for my document. The problem is that I need different margins on the title and on the chapter pages. Here is the code. On the title page is all easy. ...
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custom footer on title page using \maketitle and book document class

I'm trying to add a custom footer to the title page of my thesis, in order to insert some text that is required by my university. I'm using fancyhdr to do so. However, the footer appears on the second ...
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fancyhdr resets geometry to adjust header heights?

I use two pagestyles fancy for the default header and plain for headers on chapter pages. These headers should have completely different heights, however, it looks like latex adjusts both header ...
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Put current theorem-like item's name/number in header

I'm using the amsthm and fancyhdr packages with the book LaTeX document class. All theorem-like items (theorem, lemma, definition, exercise, etc.) are numbered consecutively within each chapter (via ...
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How to apply custom headers/footers on pages with new chapters?

I'm writing my final report in LaTeX for my bachelor's degree. I'm aiming at having a document similar to the .doc template used normally. I want to have my customs headers and footers applied on ...
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Replacing \fancyhdr with \titlesec in complicated design documents

Thes page on the picture below (from this post) has been created within \fancyhdr package, but I need to something like this keeping incompatible \titlesec usage and using twopage layout. Really, I ...
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Header and Footer on multipage listoffigures

I've using the fancyhdr package to modify the header and footer. If my \listoffigures spans multiple pages then the header and footer on page one of the LoF is not fancy. The TeX example below ...
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Nomenclature header problems

I'm writing a document in book class, using the fancyhdr package. I have both an index, and a symbol list, for which I use the imakeidx and nomencl packages. I had problems with getting the right ...
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adjusting the line width of the header with geometry fanchyhdr

the line is longer than the width of the text, how do I adjust, knowing that the package needs fanchyhdr geometry? \documentclass{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{preambulo} %...
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Want \section* to change the page header

In a book, I have several numbered sections followed by an unnumbered section. I have placed an \addcontentsline following the \section* that introduces the unnumbered section, so that it will appear (...