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One of the standard {document-classes}, and one of the simplest to contain the {sectioning} command {chapter}; similar to {book}.

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Set global font size for report to 13pt [duplicate]

I'm currently in the process of writing on my PhD-thesis. According to my uni's theses formatting guidelines, font size should be 13 pt. The thesis document class is set to report, which only takes ...
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Mikitex problem report during compilation from latex to dvi

I m facing a problem named as Mikitex problem report in some documents during compilation from latex to dvi. Copied information given below: > MiKTeX Problem Report Message: The page could not be ...
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Fancyhdr for reports

I want to use fancyhdr for the document class report. I want the page number to be on the left side for even page numbers and on the right for odd numbers. On the other side I want the chapter number. ...
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How can we change the font type for a line in latex?

Can someone help me how can I use different font just for one line in my LaTeX report in Acknowledgement? My settings are: documentclass[a4paper,fontsize=12.5pt,DIV15,BCOR20mm,oneside]{scrbook} \...
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Report title changes to the last subsection index

I'm writing a document for my notes using the report document class for various reasons. Here's a MRE: \documentclass[10pt, spanish]{report} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \selectlanguage{spanish} \...
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Aligning captions in List of Figures to the edge of the page (not to before the listed page number)

I have a LaTeX report file which includes several Figures, some with long captions which go to two lines in the List of Figures. I've used the tocloft package to customise a lot of things in the List ...
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Adding Space after two title images not working, how would I fix it?

I am a new LaTeX user and created a simple document. Now, I want to insert some extra space after my title images. How would I do that? I tried \medskip but it is not working. Also, how would I insert ...
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Costume Template with header and a line over the entire page

I am trying to replicate a template on MS word using LaTeX. The template is as shown in the below picture and must be applied to the entire document. So far I succeeded to either have the text in the ...
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Custom title page for appendix

I'm struggling with developing custom report class which reflects current requirements in the company. The goal is to encourage people to use LaTeX as main tool for reporting technical stuff. I would ...
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MikTEX missing report and book document class templates

I have a MikTEX 2.9 installation which comes with some templates for some document classes, but the report and book classes are not listed. Does anyone know if they are hidden somewhere in MikTEX or ...
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How to make a captivating executive summary with LaTeX?

Here's an excerpt clipped from a nice, colourful executive summary. This is the kind of thing that word processors seem to be really good at. There's often a bunch of presets that you can just ...
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How to left justify the title page of Appendix in the `report` class?

I have looked into the documentation of appendix, and I have not been able to find any directions about how to format the Appendix title page. Currently, it displays "Appendix" in the center of the ...
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Second TOC at the end of the document

I am trying to create a document with 2 TOC's - one at the beginning of the document, and one at the end. However, the second TOC has only the title. MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \begin{...
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report - headings of part/chapter on same page and each of them on same line

I am using the report document class and would like to have part and chapter headings on the same page and each of the headings on the same line. I already found a solution to have the two headings on ...
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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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How to include an image on the same page as the part title in report class

how can I include an image undernearth the title on the same page as the part title in report class? For example, the code \documentclass{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \part{Space ...
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Compiling whole report

I have a report seperated into many tex-files. I have 2 questions: Is it possible to see just one tex-file in pdf? How can I do it? How can I compile the whole report and the associated tex-files in ...
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Latex how to put appendix title more up

I'm using the latex class report. As I do not want to have heavy style for the chapters like Lenny Sonny. I use the following: \usepackage{titlesec} \newcommand{\hsp}{\hspace{20pt}} \titleformat{\...
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Change chapter caption style to section caption style

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} is the format of my document. Writing \chapter{Chapter one} will create a new chapter on a new page with a lot of white space above the caption. Writing \section{...
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Table environment not working in report document class [closed]

I am having an unexpected behaviour in a report document class. I have to use the table float: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \...
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\pagenumbering{roman} prints uppercase roman numbers in report class

I'm writing a report class document. I want some pages at the beginning of the document to be numbered with roman lowercase numbers and the rest with arabic numbers. I used \pagenumbering{roman} and \...
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Two abstracts on same page with 'report' [duplicate]

I'm struggling to make my German and English abstract appear on the same page in my report document. Currently they appear on two separate pages, no matter how big the abstracts get. Can anybody help ...
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How to set fancyhdr on chapter initial page of two side report?

\documentclass[twoside]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \begin{document} \chapter{First} \lipsum[1-9] \end{document} Given the obove as a start. I see one ...
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Dagger footnote for authors in report document class

For my thesis, I am using the report document class and want a dagger footnote on my name on the title page (all other footnotes are supposed to be numbered). It seems however that using either \...
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Font correction in report

In my report, some part of the body is bold and some are not. That is, chapters are bold, sections are not and subsections are bold, not in the contents but on the body, how can i set it fully to ...
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How can I get a similar chapter style in the report class?

I'm relatively new to LaTeX, and I'm trying to find the right style for my PhD thesis. I want something simple and elegant, inspired by the layout of some books published by Oxford University Press. ...
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How to add text that does NOT belong in any section [closed]

Lets say that I'm writing a report document. So, in a chapter I have lets say a section and what I wish to do, is to add text AFTER the section, which belongs to the first chapter and not in any ...
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Custom `maketitle` definition in report

Following this answer I'm trying to customize the cover of a report, which works fine for articles, but doesn't seem to work for reports. For example: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \...
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change equation label with amsmath

I would like to change equation number from style (N) to (N.). I can do this by redefining \def\@eqnnum{{\normalfont \normalcolor (\theequation.)}} ...
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global page number in report

Some complexity is encountered if one wants to override the setting not to add page number in abstract in a report. I introduce page numbering in abstract according to Include Page Number in Abstract ...
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Add indent to first paragraph in report section

Consider this script: \documentclass{report} \makeatletter \renewcommand\chapter{\if@openright\cleardoublepage\else\clearpage\fi ...
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Chapter name separate from chapter titles in table of contents

I want my chapter title names to be on separate line dotted as shown in the picture below observe that the chapter name is in Arabic dotted on its own line and the name of the chapter follows. I have ...
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Set up twopage offset for different pages manually

Currently writing my thesis using the twoside report document class which pushes everything on an odd page to the left and everything on an even page to the right. I have set up my document in a way ...
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Head of a custom section

I am creating a new section called \tsubsection taking over code practically 1:1 from subsection with the intention to introduce some modifications. In this example \documentclass{report} \...
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Latex Fancyhdr For Specific Page [duplicate]

I am writing a report with a number of chapters. I would like each chapter to have a figure above the name of it, which differs depending on a chapter. I got a figure to display above the chapter name,...
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Help with Mini table of contents inside TikZ node on chapter start page

Mini table of contents inside TikZ node on chapter start page Hiya, this is a question regarding the above question and solution. I was hoping someone could assist me with an error I am getting (no ...
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Remove “Part” from the \part{stuff} headings

This is the main code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{minitoc} \usepackage{tocvsec2} \begin{document} \doparttoc \tableofcontents \part{MEMORIA} \parttoc \chapter{...
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Change chapter title format in report document without titlesec?

I'm working with reportand I'd like to change title format without titlesec, because my headers and footers are implemented using fancy style, and it produces errors. By default, \chaptercommand gets:...
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Indent report details (authors, contacts,..) in the same way

I would like to recreate the details below from a Word template in LaTeX. I have tried using the code below but it has not given the correct results. I have tried using the code below: \...
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How can I achieve writing text in latex thesis/report in highlighting block?

I want to highlight some text in a block just as we are able to do so in latex beamer template or as we can see notes section in many books which has a box highlighted and perhaps have different ...
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Writing chapter-name and section-name in header for report class

I need to write a LaTeX document that should have the following page specification: Text Height: 240 mm & Text Width: 160 mm Header with top Margin: 30 mm & Footer with Bottom margin: 27mm ...
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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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How can the text of a subsection title in a report be set to one thing in the body of the report and set to another thing in the table of contents?

I have a subsection title like this: \subsection{${\boldsymbol{b}}$-tagging} As this is bold in the main body of the report, it looks fine, but in the table of contents, which are not bold for ...
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How to make ToC title look like the other titles in my report [closed]

completely new to LaTeX here. I am writing a report class document. And unfortunately the title of the ToC is automatically serif and larger than the automatic titles when i use the *section{} command....
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Removing Trailing Dot in Figure Caption

How do I remove trailing dot in Figure Captions. I am getting Fig. 1.1. but I require it as Fig. 1.1 I have seeing solutions for other classes of document(Scrreport).I am using report class.
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formatting headers from report on latex

I'm using the report class to write my PHD. I'm having trouble with the size of the headers. In one of the chapters, the headers is too close to the numbering. Is there anyway to reduce the font size ...
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KOMA Report: how to set the distance between page border and page number on top of page

Using KOMA Report, I want have the page number in the top center, 1.25 cm away from the top page border, and maintain a top margin of 2.5 cm. I am using \usepackage[top=2.5cm]{geometry} with \...
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How to include the section in the same line as the subsection in the table of contents (report class)?

I am using the report class to make a pdf via LaTeX. I have a table of contents, which looks more like an outline. Just below is a picture for examples sake. I would like to show all the higher ...
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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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How to get sections of biblatex bibliography on the same page in a report and as sections in TOC?

I am using documentclass report and I would like to achieve the following arrangement for the Bibliography with biblatex, but after a long day of frustration with it I don't quite know how to do it: ...

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