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`fncychap` is a LaTeX package that provides several alternative styles for document heads (chapters, sections, parts, etc.).

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“! Illegal parameter number in definition of \reserved@a” working with fncychap

I'm trying to compile a document, but when I launch pdflatex mydocument I get these output: ! Illegal parameter number in definition of \reserved@a <to be read again> l.14 \tableofcontents ...
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Bibliography Help!

i have a problem in the bibliography page it take the fancy chap style i tried to remove it using the \clearpage and \thispagestyle{plain} and \thispagestyle{empty} commands but nothing change the ...
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Right align just one chapter title with `fncychap` package loaded

I want to right align just one unnumbered chapter in my report class document. Normally it can be accomplished in a very simple manner, \chapter*{\raggedleft <chapter title>}. But I suspect it ...
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Fancy Chapter Headings Style

I would like make a fancy chapter like the figure. However, i made this code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Change page number color in fncychap

I'm using fncychap Glenn option. My problem is that in the other pages when there is a header and footer i can change the color of the page number by using this code: \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} \...
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Conflict between fncychap and \tableofcontents

I could not find something similar, but please tell me if this is a dupliquate. It seems that for some styles of the package fncychap do not allow one to use \tableofcontents (I am using book as ...
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Problem in using fncychap and xepersian packages

I want to use a different style for the book document class. I found out that I have to use fncychap package with an option. Since I'm using the xepersian package, it did not work. How can I have a ...
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Package fncychap: how do you make the title boxes smaller

I'm new to LaTeX and wanted to write my dissertation in report mode. I am trying to use the package fncychapbut I noticed that my typeset version has a massive box that stretches to halfway down the ...
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Making a chapter header with tikz horizontal rules 2

I changed code from \thickhrulefill to \myrule[line width = 2.5mm]{fast cap reversed}{fast cap reversed} ; The chapter header looks good but the table of content doesn't match it. the line length is ...
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Making a chapter header with tikz horizontal rules

I'm trying to customize this chapter header by changing the \thickhrulefill to \myrule[line width = 2mm]{fast cap reversed}{fast cap reversed}. Although the placement of the \myrule[line width = ...
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Alternate chapter style

I wonder how to make this chapter style. Currently, I am using this style. \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter} {\normalfont\LARGE\bfseries\color{Cerulean}}{\thechapter.}{1em}{}
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Fncychap with Conny option cannot produce table of contents

I am writing a thesis using the fncychap package with the option Conny. When trying to add a table of contents, I get the following error ! Undefined control sequence. \label@name {#1}\label@...
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How to minimize a space between a chapter title and a top page

I would minimize a space between a chapter title and a top of page. there is what i have(black line) and what i will do(red line). A red line is a space wich i would to use instead of the space in ...
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What package used in this image?

I am trying to find the package used in this image to style the chapters of report. I tried all the options in fncychap with no luck. Can you tell what package is this ?
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Why am I getting undefined control sequence when using fncychap Glenn style?

Hi everyone and thank you for reading me, I am playing around with a phd thesis latex template and I am trying to set the Glenn chapter style from the fncychap package. The problem is that when I try ...
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How set same fonts style of chapter in “Glenn” “fncychap”

How set same fonts style of chapter in "Glenn" "fncychap" code : \renewcommand{\thechapter}{\Roman{chapter}} \ChTitleVar{\bf\centering} \setlength{\headsep}{1cm}
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Change fncychap language and “Chapter”

When I create a chapter heading using fncychap, it writes the word "chapter" in Hebrew (פרק), which makes sense given that Hebrew is the default language in this file. How can I change it to say ...
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Glenn fncychap + color of the box

I'm using fncychap Glenn and I would like to have the chaptername, chapternumber as well as the title in the same color and only the box should have another color. It tried with: \documentclass[...
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Adjusting rule lengths in fncychap with [Rejne] option

I am using the fncychap package, option Rejne, which sets a box chapter title. I just want to reduce the size of the created box? Does there exist any way to do this? The MWE: \documentclass[12pt,...
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Chapter's name in the middle of the page without numbering page

I want to have the name of each chapter (Only chapters, not chapter* , not TOC,..., jsut the chapters) in the middle of the page using the package Conny and without a page numbering in this page. ...
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fncychap and polyglossia

I would like to use Glenn from fncychap with polyglossia to looks like the following picture but it doesn't work at all here's my MNW \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{extbook} %Options: Sonny, Lenny, ...
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\usepackage[Lenny]{fncychap} \usepackage{fancyhdr}

Can I change "Chapter" with "Year"?
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'fncychap' accidentally converts ToC bibliography entry from chapter to section [duplicate]

I formatted my heading using the fncychap package. However, once applied it changes the format of my bibliography ToC entry from chapter to section (check the outline of the left image). Compiling ...
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fncychap, book with different table of contents' heading

I have a problem with my book. I'm studying LaTex since 3 months, so I'm not an expert. Anyway, I'm using the fncychap package but I'd like to have a different table of contents' heading. In detail, I ...
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How to format Chapter Heading appearance on pages

I want to have only the chapter heading showing on top of each page without the the section headings. Below is a MWE. How do I modify it to get rid of the section heading appearing so as to avoid the ...
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Geometry and fncychap packages create an ugly header - How do I correct that?

I am trying to use the geometry package for a oneside layout. However it apparently does something unpleasant with my headers. The bottom right part has a rectangle cut out. Without the binding ...
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Adjusting rule lengths in fncychap

I'm using the fncychap package, option Sonny, which sets rules above and below the chapter title. Because of the way I set section headings, I'd like to extend the rules 1in to the left to align with ...
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fncychap: Remove vertical space between heading and first element in toF and toT

I'm trying to remove the vertical spacing that occurs when using the fncychap package, but how to do this? I've already done it in the toc by writing the following: \renewcommand\contentsname{Table ...
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Do I need titlesec or is fncychap enough for doing the following?

i would like to change the "chapter" style of the documentclass "report" to read something like 1. Introduction in stead of Chapter 1 Introduction Can anyone help me with this? Do I need titlesec ...
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Font Inconsistency in fncychap

I am using the Sonny style for chapter headings in fncychap package. I noted that the font for chapter headings and the one for section headings are different. This seems very odd. Preferably, I would ...
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Double spacing in chapter heading on some front matter pages

I am using the Masters template from latextemplates.com and have made some modifications to it for writing in a humanities style. I have noticed though in the front matter that the chapter heading of ...
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use fncychap for only some chapters

I am going to use fncychap package. Since I am creating each chapter separately and then put them together, this package works on table of contents too. Is there any way to do not work for this part?
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\chapter* chapter name customisation in fncychap glenn

I'm currently writing a book and I've decided to use the fncychap glenn style for my chapter headings. It's working great, but I was wondering if there's a way I could change the chapter name (eg. ...
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Modifying a template fancy chapter

I am using roughly the following setup \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[bf]{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[fleqn]{...
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How to use fncychap's style for \section?

I have a complex document which requires the use of many levels of document structures. In particular, the first two levels, \part and \chapter are reserved for meta-information while \section plays ...
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How to change the Chapter Num font when using fncychap?

I'm using fncychap to style my chapter titles : \usepackage[Sonny]{fncychap} %----------- \ChNameVar{\Huge\fontfamily{put}\selectfont\color{black}} \ChNumVar{\Huge\fontfamily{pzc}\selectfont\color{...
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Custom chapter template

I am trying to define a custom chapter style like this one (\documentclass{book}): The closest I found is to use \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} which produces: I have created the picture in an ...
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How can I reduce the amount of whitespace in a chapter heading?

I'm a beginner in LaTeX and I've picked up a university template for a group report. I can't figure out where I can change the chapter headings which have too much white space, both top and bottom. ...
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Uppercase index Title with fncychap

Hi I'm using LyX and with \usepackage[Lenny]{fncychap} in preamble. The tile of TOC or Index List is lowercase but i want it uppercase. what command and where I must write in for do what i want?
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\usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} and missing numbering [closed]

I created my thesis using \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} for chapters. Sadly not all chapters of the parts are numbered. It's quite odd that in part I, chapters 1-2 are numbered but 4-5 are not. In part ...
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Put chapter title in the middle of a page (vertically)

I'm using fncychap package to customize my chapters' titles. I want to put the chapter title in the center of a separate page (vertically). \documentclass{report} \usepackage[Bjornstrup]{fncychap} \...
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Overfull boxes with fncychap's Bjornstrup: How can I remove a vertical line in chapter the title?

I'd like to remove the vertical line next to the chapter number, but I don't know how to do it. Any suggestion?
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\usepackage{fancyhdr} remove bookmarks

Hi everybody sorry for the inconvenience, i try to make a thesis in pdf and i like to put two things in: 1) change the style of chapters (Lenny); 2) put the chapter in a header top on the page; ...
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changing chapter name in fncychap

I am using the package fncychap (here) with scrbook and Sonny. Now I want to change the name of the word 'chapter' to a date which I can type by hand when I am creating a new chapter. I've ...
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Changing font colour in fncychap

I am using the Lenny chapter style from fncychap and I would like to change the colour of the chapter number. I found "How do you change the font when using fncychap?" and followed the recommendations ...
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Latex and Thai language

I try to use Latex with Thai language. I found a few problems. \usepackage[Lenny]{fncychap}does not completely support Thai font. (TH Sarabun New is an opentype font) \bibliography{bib} do not ...
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Decrease space before and after chapter in fncychap

I would like to decrease the space before and after the chapter name due to space constraints. I am using the fncychap. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} \...
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how to make a cog/gear in LaTeX?

I was wondering what would be a good way to make this in LaTeX. Basically, what I want to do with this is use it as a chapter heading. So basically it will be something like this: cog chapter # ...
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Problems shrinking margins with fncychap and memoir class

Hullo all. I am typing/editing a doc using the memoir class and Bjornstrup fancy chapter headings. Whenever I try to adjust [shrink] the margins using the geometry package, 'odd' things happen: the ...
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How to change the font and size of the Chapters titles and numbers of Bjornstrup

This is a follow-up question to Question about Bjornstrup, where, in the answers, Gonzalo Medina posted a short script on how to change the background and numbers colors of a specific Chapter format. ...