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Questions tagged [sections-paragraphs]

{sections-paragraphs} is about the lower-level sectioning commands from \section to \subparagraph that help to form the logical structure of documents. This tag should only be used *in addition* to the more general {sectioning}.

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Indent 2nd line of multi-line header \paragraph

Writing a text in the article class, there are levels of headers until \subsubsection. However, for the next lower header type, \paragraph needs to be used. If this is a multi-line header, it is not ...
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How to set a fixed distance between section and the text in a twocolumn document

I would like to know how to set a fixd distance bewteen the title of a section and corresponding text. \documentclass[twocolumn,prl,nobalancelastpage,aps,10pt]{revtex4-1} %\documentclass[rmp,...
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\paragraph does not act as \section, the body text continues on the same line [duplicate]

Hi My \paragraph after \subsubsection does not act as a section, the text continues on the same line as title. Please help.
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How to remove space in section title at KOMA-Script

Here is MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{adforn} \renewcommand{\sectionlinesformat}[4]{% \ifstr{#1}{section}{% {\adforn{30} {#3}. {#4} \adforn{58}} } {{\...
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Formatting section, subsection, subsubsection, paragraph titles and text

Background: I did my master's thesis 18 years ago in LaTeX, but basically haven't touched it since. I am trying to format a xelatex document to look like the following sample: 1 So the short ...
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Section styling similar to the elsarticle class

Since I have become quite used to the style of Elsevier articles, I would like to adopt a similar style also for notes that are not intended for submission. In particular, I attempted to mimic the ...
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argument of @sect has an extra run away argument

I am new to latex, so excuse me. I keep getting "argument of @sect has an extra run away argument" and I don't know how to fix it. Thanks \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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Placing a figure with subfigures immediately below paragraph title

I would like to have some paragraphs including a sequence of figures (no text at all). However I am not succeeding in placing the figures right below the paragraph title. What happens is that the ...
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Section title running into margin

In the below MWE one can see that the section title runs into the margin of the page. This is due to the use of the \mbox{...}, but the \mbox is unfortunately in the normal case, automatically ...
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How to get this fancier line to divide paragraphs?

Here I found lecture notes in which the author uses the following symbol when a certain thought is finished but no new chapter or similar follows. Since the user doesn't share his source I code I ...
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section numbering accross subsubsections

Need to get numbering rules: \section -> A,B,C etc.. \subsection -> 1,2,3 etc.. \subsubsection -> A1, A2 .. ; B1, B2 .. I have tried, but it only create proper section format: \...
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How to use the \plainfancybreak* command from the memoir class with the book class

I would like to use something similar to \plainfancybreak* as defined in the memoir class doc (pg 99), but in the book class. Is it possible? FYI: The \plainfancybreak*{<space>}{<num>}{&...
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Why does it cause errors in subsubsubsections

I want another level of subsections (i.e. subsubsubsections). For that I am using; \setcounter{secnumdepth}{5} \paragraph{This is my subsubsubsection} However, this gives me an error saying that ...
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Change font for the \paragraph command

If I add something like \paragraph{Title} Paragraph text to my LaTeX document, "Title" will have a bold font. I want to change it to \textit. How can I do it for \paragraph{} and \paragraph*{} ...
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Structure paragraphs a bit more

I often try to group paragraphs together with \\[0.5cm]. For example I have a section with 5 paragraphs and I think the first two and the last three are more connected with each other I would group it ...
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How to properly have chapters in a thesis [duplicate]

EDITED: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{report} % \usepackage{eurosym}% you probably don't need this (most fonts have euro) %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%...
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Repeated section titles clipping / overflowing through page

So I am currently writing a report in Latex, I chose to use the "classicthesis" template in the Overleaf editor. The problem I have is that the repeated section titles (i.e. if I begin a section and ...
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How to show bullets for subsections in the table of contents?

I am writing my thesis with overleaf. I have used a book document class and I am proceeding in the enumeration of the chapters, sections and subsections. It looks fine from section to subsection where ...
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Showing Paragraphs in ToC in tex4ht

I've been fiddling with this for three hours and I feel so lost because it seems like nothing I do has any effect on the tex4ht generated html. I have a fairly large document that I'm building as a ...
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bad position of a section

I'm currently writing a thesis using Latex. Unfortunatly i'm facing a bad output since two days without resolving it. To explain the problem here is my output: The first page: The second page: As ...
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Avoiding page breaks after section headings followed by lists

I am writing a reference book in which every section heading is followed by an itemized list. I often get page breaks after the section heading and just one or two of the list items. In such cases I ...
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Automatic paragraph numbering within subsections

I'm attempting to create a similar format to a word document (example attached) within LaTeX but I'm having a lot of issues with achieving. The document is an article and every single single paragraph ...
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How to add subsubsubsection to acm conference template

I am using ACM conference template. I can not add \subsubsubsection and the \par does not add number. How can I overcome this issue? Can you please help me add another level section? Here is my ...
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How to remove a specific section from bookmarks

I'm trying to find a way to remove a specific section from the bookmarks. Suppose I have the following code \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage[colorlinks]{...
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How to get a skip line after use \paragraph{..} with sectsty package? [duplicate]

sectioning my document I had to use \paragraph{}, but the text appears in the same line. For customizing my section titles I'm using sectsty. How can I get a newline after using \paragraph{}? \...
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Math character in section (book)

I need to have sections titles with math characters but I get many warnings of this type Syntax Error (155862): Unknown filter 'DCTDecode' Syntax Error (226992): Unknown filter 'DCTDecode' Syntax ...
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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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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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Section and text left indentation

My MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{showframe} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{paper=a4paper} \geometry{bindingoffset=1.5cm,hmargin={1.5cm,1....
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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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apxproof changing appendix title

I need to use the apxprrof package because i have proofs that I want to show only in the appendix and this package does exactly what I need. However, I also need to place some tables (not all) in the ...
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spacing before and after titles

I am making a custom sty file in which I intend to change the spacing before and after sections, subsections and subsubsections. I use the command \titlespacing{<command>}{<left>}{<...
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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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Why is \paragraph treated as level below \subsubsection?

Note: This is meant as a question about the historical development of LaTeX conventions, and how they influence Editor design, not as question about how to implement it differently. One of my pet-...
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section without numbering, and text follow right after the section title

Anyone can tell me how to make such a section style: I searched internet and kind of know I need to do it with \titlesec package. But I can not find a way to both remove the numbering in front of the ...
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How to add rectangle or other symbols before section name?

This is what I want. MWE for test: \documentclass[UTF8]{article} \begin{document} \section{section I} \subsection{subsection I} \section{section II} \subsection{subsection ...
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How do I insert a new line immediately after a subparagraph?

I'd like to add a line immediately after a subparagraph as by default it does a weird bend that I don't like. This is my code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{changepage}% http://ctan.org/...
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Create new \subsubsubsection in custom class file

I've copied the default article.cls file and made some very minor alterations mainly to the \listoftables and \listoffigures titles, which is not connected to my question. I'd like to add 1 extra ...
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Placing a rule in a custom section title (scrbook)

Starting from the accepted answer of Customizing chapter and section style (scrbook) I did the following to get customized section titles in a scrbook (Minimal (not) Working Example): \...
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How to center part,section,… (LyX)

How Can I center a part or a section in LyX? I saw this question - Center part title in Lyx - but I want to know to do it every time without write any part, section,... \begin{center}...\end{center} ...
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Remove the list of dividers in the first row of the title slide (beamer)

I would like to remove the list of the sections that shows up at the top of the title slide, but I would like to keep it in the remaining slides. I know it's possible to do it, but I don't know ...
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How to define a name for paragraphs referenced by \autoref

I have defined the following command: \newcommand*{\namerefLabeled}[1]{\nameref{#1} (\autoref{#1})} It largely does what it's supposed to, i.e. turning something like: For further details, see \...
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How to have a line number in latex [closed]

I am writing my thesis using overleaf. Sometimes I need to paste some paragraph from one chapter and paste it on another chapter of my thesis. By doing so, I find that the pasted paragraph has no line ...
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Reduce vertical spacing of paragraph-section

How can I reduce the vertical spacing from a paragraph-section into a half parskip on global level? I desire the same vertical spacing as parkskip=half. MWE: \documentclass[numbers=noenddot,parskip=...
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Sections in table cells?

I'm working on a tool to export wiki content to LaTeX. In some cases the wiki syntax used generates sections inside table cells. In HTML this translates to the following for example: <table> ...
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Make subsection look like paragraph in appendix

I want to make a subsection look like a paragraph, while the numbering should stay like that of a subsection. Here is an image for clarification. So there should be normal text besides the numbering ...
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Rule after small caps subsection

I know that this question has been answered before for section and chapter titles, but I cannot seem to apply it to subsection titles. I would like to globally change the format of subsection titles ...
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How to number theorems depending on whether there is a subsection

I am trying to typeset a exam subject with the same numbering as this document by Concours CentraleSupélec. Sections are numbered with Roman, subsections are numbered with Alph and questions are ...
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Paragraph highlights before each section

In front of each section in my book I want to have a list of highlights for some paragraph, just like in this Darwin's book: I don't know what is the right name for this feature, that's why can't ...
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How to change the numbering of \subsubsection just *once*?

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} is my document class. Chapters’ are usually numbered 1, 2, 3, … Subsections’ numbers are, thus, usually 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, … Following this pattern, ...