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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How can protrusion in the headings of document divisions be fixed when using pdfLaTeX and titlesec?

How can protrusion in the headings of document divisions be fixed when using pdfLaTeX and titlesec? In this answer I provide a tentative patch which allows character protrusion to work normally in ...
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Keeping section heading with body paragraph & image (context)

How can you get Context MkIV to automatically put in page breaks to keep \section, etc. headings with the paragraph when accompanied with a floating image, instead of putting the heading at the end of ...
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Extremely weird formatting of text in section

\documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{book} % Packages \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} % For images \usepackage{titling} % For adjusting white space above headers \usepackage{titlesec} % ...
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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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Unwanted vertical space at top of page before subsection heading

I have been using LaTeX for a while now, but I am very new to defining my own commands in the preamble. I am working on my thesis, and I'm using a custom .cls file which has been passed down by other ...
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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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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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Computer lagging when writting in section or subsection

I'm writting a long document. Each time, in a LaTeX document, I had a new section, subsection or subsubsection, the computer is lagging for each modification I do. It could be just adding a section or ...
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How to avoid page break after section titles in parallel columns

I am using parcolumns to write some parallel columns documents. Everything works fine but some section titles show at the end of the page. I want them to be in the next page or at least some content ...
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Different margin in pages

Here is how i set margin \geometry{ paper=a4paper, % Change to letterpaper for US letter inner=2.5cm, % Inner margin outer=3.8cm, % Outer margin bindingoffset=.5cm, % Binding offset ...
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How to define \section to compile conditionally

I would like to create a structural delimiter that behaves identically to \section but compiles conditionally. In the mwe below I have labeled it \draftsection. The content of this section should ...
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How to make a space between section's number and the title

I was so confused of thinking about this. I'm trying to make a space between the section number and the text after it. I want to make a chapter as illustrated below. I have no idea about this because ...
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Paragraph Styles

Trying to set up a section mimicking U.S.C. format: Question - Is there a way to set up personal paragraph styles. ie. paragraph section; paragraph subsection; clause, etc. Indents are set at 2em ...
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Unwanted vertical space between \paragraph objects

I have the following LaTeX code: \section{Related Work} \paragraph{Paragraph 1.} This is a very nice paragraph, it contains some words. \paragraph{Paragraph 2.} This is a very nice paragraph as well, ...
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Why vertical spacing discrepancy with parskip for paragraph command?

I have a LaTeX document that contains something similar to the code below. When I compile with pdflatex on Windows and Linux, there is extra vertical space just before the \paragraph command on the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Embedding a matrix inside a subsection tag

I recently encountered a problem where the computer displays the following errors Argument of \@sect has an extra }. [}}] Paragraph ended before \@sect was complete. when I ask it to run the ...
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I want to implement the code in the same way as the image, but what should I do?

I want to implement the code in the same way as the image, but what should I do?
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How is sectioning information from the next page being pulled into this one?

I'm getting some behavior I can't yet explain on page 5 of the MWE: it seems to be grabbing the breadcrumbs of the section that begins page 6. Why is this happening and how could I prevent it? See ...