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Questions tagged [sectioning]

{sectioning} is about commands like \chapter or \section forming the logical structure of documents. For questions specifically about {parts}, {chapters} or lower-level commands ({sections-paragraphs}), add the respective tag to the more general {sectioning}. A popular package is {titlesec}.

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Divide a page into independent columns with tcbposter

I got an excellent answer on this question (how to divide a page into 2 columns) but a new obstacle has come. Now I need to divide it to 1 single column) and 3 columns. So far (thanks to Ignasi) I ...
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Sections margin in different places

I have created a document as following: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} \usepackage[top=1in, bottom=1in, left=1in, right=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{ucs} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{...
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apa style headings koma

im new to latex and read a lot, so i startet to create a template for my thesis (must be in APA). My only problem is, that i can't configure the headings. Can someone please help me to configure the ...
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Progress bar and sections/subsections [on hold]

After my reading of a nice topic Progress bar for latex-beamer on progress bar, I want to know if it is possible to do a progress bar which take into account all the whole slides and also the number ...
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Inserting counter in beamer class

I want to create my own beamer theme and I've got the rough code for it. \documentclass[serif]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{...
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Split the page into different sections

I am new to TikZ package. I am trying to split some LaTeX pages to different sections. In each section I want to be able write a text and draw simple Tikz figures(such as lines\draw (0,0) -- (4,0);) ...
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Alternative to Titlesec for KOMA

I am searching for a way to "neatly" achieve the following result, as I am currently using titlesec, which causes a "warning", as it is not optimised for KOMA and I am using scrreprt for my thesis. (...
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problems with \section in the appendix file in amsbook

I have a single appendix and want to have sections A.1, A.2,.. I've begun each section with the command \section{title of section} and find that A.1, A.2, A.3 work just fine with correct consecutive ...
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Subsection error: “! Missing \endcsname inserted. \numexpr l.211”

Whenever I have a subsection in the text, I get the error: "! Missing \endcsname inserted. \numexpr l.211 \subsection{Rainfall data}"` These are the code lines: \subsection{Rainfall data} \label{...
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How To deal with the “part” keyword

I am writing a document and in a section I am writing the keyword \part*{appendices} And When I see the document, the page with the title page “Appendices” has no content. The contents start in the ...
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arranging the sections with \include [closed]

As we know, it is possible to use \include{chapter name} to have a more convenient manuscript. The question is, is it possible to order the sections by meant of \include too?
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Thatcher Style Headings and Subheadings in Memoir Class

I'm typesetting my dissertation with the Memoir class, and I would like to use the Thatcher Chapter Style included in Memoir. However, I realized Memoir chapter styles only affect the title of ...
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Trouble putting a table in a certain section

When I put the label at the bottom of my table, its title the section before the the section that it is currently in. Here is my Preamble: \documentclass[openany, oneside]{book} \usepackage{...
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MS Word like template for LaTeX? [duplicate]

I need the format of the section titles to match with the default ones used in MS Word (actually with a bit different coloring), but I can't really find a way to change specificly the sections' format....
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Correctly set marks for unnumbered chapters and sections with titleps

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[pagestyles]{titlesec} \usepackage{lipsum} \newpagestyle{myps}[\sffamily]{ \sethead[\thepage][][\chaptertitle~\thechapter] % even ...
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How can I create a non-standard section in the backmatter?

I have a book that uses the scrbook class. I need to add a chapter with a list of sources (pictures, where they have been taken from, which licence etc), which should be the last "chapter" in the ...
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Titlesec heading styling only works on chapter, not sections or subsections

I am trying to use the titlesec package in order to have custom heading styles. I have defined the style I want for chapters, sections, and subsections, but only the chapter styling works. This is my ...
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Change appendix subsection number

I am writing an article for an Elsevier journal. In my paper, I have 8 sections and before the references, I have an appendix. I defined the Appendix section as \section*{Appendix} since the appendix ...
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Changing color of keywords, theorems and more with each section

I am currently writing / typing up lecture notes in the article class from a entry level university course I attended this semester. There are four main sections. I use the index package and use a ...
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Can you help me fix broken latex class file?

So I am nearing the end of my PhD and need to start writing my dissertation. My university (University of Connecticut) has certain guidelines for the format of the document but does not have an ...
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How to end appendix?

Is there a way to end the \appendix? Specifically, I have a file like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section{one} Should be section1 \section{two} Should be section 2 \appendix \...
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Moving a subsection's number to after the subsection name

I would like to change from : 0.1 Lemma to Lemma 0.1
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add prefix to headline and reserve enough space in toc

my question is basically a follow-up on Adding a Prefix to Section Title, where the question is how to add an arbitrary prefix to the number that appears before a headline/section. My follow-up ...
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Why I get huge space between the box to the image?

Here is the result: Here is the file: % Preview source code %% LyX 2.3.0 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless you really know what you are doing. \...
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Custom height of Navigation bar in Beamer for each Section

there is a way to set the height of the navigation bar for each section in Beamer? I'm using the Warsaw theme and the height of the navigation bar is controlled by the maximum number of subsections in ...
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Can I do a different design for ToC and unnumbered section?

Look at this question: How do I return the normal ToC format? And now see the example here: % Preview source code %% LyX 2.3.0 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not ...
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How to remove the section title and the section counter?

From here, I have the fakesection, like this \newcommand{\fakesection}[1]{% \par\refstepcounter{section}% Increase section counter \sectionmark{#1}% Add section mark (header) \addcontentsline{...
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\MakeUppercase and \bibleref

consider the following MWE \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{bibleref} \usepackage{etoolbox} \robustify{\bibleverse} \begin{document} ...
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Start sections on odd pages Article Class

I have tried many things to make sections start in odd pages and I can't get it to work. \cleardoublepage makes it to start on even numbers, and setting openleft on document class didn't help. I am ...
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Using bibleref inside a section title

The bibleref package does not work when a reference is called inside the title of a section. The following error is raised: Argument of \@sect has an extra } Same inside a caption. Does anyone knows ...
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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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How to avoid subsection recolouring in amsart?

In the amsart package the text after the subsection continues at the same line as the subsection title. I want to put some coloured text just after the subsection. Here is my example: \documentclass{...
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Exclude word from uppercase in section heading

Similarly to the thread Upper and lowercase of a word in the \section heading , I want to disable uppercase for a single word. However, the word should not be in lowercase, but printed as written. I'...
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How to put section at a title of colorbox and the text at the box itself?

As a continue to this answer: https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/226751/29476 I want to know if there is an option to make something like this: That the title will be the section number and name and the ...
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Change indent of section* in cls file

I am using a custom latex class (https://github.com/quantum-journal/quantum-journal/blob/master/quantumarticle.cls). Using this class, the titles of unnumbered sections are indented slightly. However, ...
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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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Centered section number without section name

How to achieve the stated in the title with the symbol § followed by the section number without the section name. Thank you for any suggestions.
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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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Change section numbering for appendix

For my appendix I'm trying to change 3 things to my section numbering: Change to Alphabetical numbering Subsections of the appendix are not supposed to appear in the table of contents Numbering has ...
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Set the space between the subsubsection title and its number

I would like to decrease the space between the subsubsection title and its number only. Space between chapters\sections\subsections name and their number should not be changed. I have tried to follow ...
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Upper case in section and toc

\usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\section} {\bfseries}{\thesection}{1em}{\MakeUppercase} Using this package I can make section upper case: \section{This will be upper case} but in toc will be ...
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How can I change the font size of the title a multibib bibliography?

I am writing a document following the documentclass report. Besides natbib package, I also use the multibib package to put reference lists inside the document and not only at the end. Now, I want ...
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Numbering of subsections

I really need help to change the numbering style of my subsections. Here is how they look like at the moment I wish to have the following structure instead Introduction 2.Numerical Modeling 2.2 ...
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Beamer: “No section” section; erratic behavior of “\section*{}” [duplicate]

I have updated to Ubuntu 18.04 and I am using TexLive 2017 from the repositories. In my Beamer presentations, I have always used \section*{} before the last slides corresponding to acknowledgements, ...
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Runin subsubsection and spacing

I'm trying to make a runin subsubsection title with a long dash inserted after the title. I managed to do it but there are subtle differences in spacing after the dash. I would like to have the same ...
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Writing a cumulative thesis in LaTeX - how can I add “front matter” to every chapter/section?

I am going to write a cumulative thesis (i.e. a thesis consisting of several published academic papers). To make it look nice, I do not want to simply include the PDFs of the papers but rather have a ...
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Set subsection (Level 3) indentation to 0.5 inches from left margin

I am using the following class to type my thesis: https://interval.louisiana.edu/thesis-class/ULL-thesis-class-explanation.html What edits should I make to the class to fix the indentation problem? In ...
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I need help pls about this

I need help pls about this. My code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{book} %%================%% %%KHAI BÁO GÓI TOÁN%% %%================%% \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{mathrsfs} \...
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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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Re-displaying section headings after page-breaks (memoir documentclass)

This is a follow up to Re-displaying section headings after page-breaks. Re-displaying section headings after page-breaks I am using an the memoir document class and the solution posted no longer ...