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Questions tagged [titles]

{titles} is about typesetting document titles, usually with the help of \maketitle or the titlepage environment. A popular package is {titling}.

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Missing Number error when creating newpage

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \title{words} \author{words} \date{words} \begin{document} \pagenumbering{Gobble} \maketitle {\centering \...
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What are typical reasons the title/section font being different from the body font?

I'm using a conference's suggested document style file. In my main.tex, I've added \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage[libertine]{newtxmath} which typesets the body ...
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Using \maketitle with custom title page

I have created a custom title page format within the titlepage environment. I'd like to put that in a class or package, and be able to use that format in every document by simply specifying the \title ...
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Get little endian paragraph title shape

As you can see in the MWE, I customize the chapter titles to be displayed in the center of the page with: \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\normalfont\huge\bfseries\centering}{\...
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putting logo on same line but after title, latex

I read all similar questions and their answers. But as total beginner they are not helping. Hope you can. \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[top=1in, bottom=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{...
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how to declare image,title,author,affiliation details in table format in twocolumn article document

currently am using minipage to bring side by side contents in title page. Is it possible to define this in tabular column format \begin{minipage}[m]{3cm} \vspace{0.1cm} \fbox{\includegraphics[width=1....
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subtitle on article [duplicate]

I have gone through all the questions and none seem to work or are the same as mine. I am using LaTeX for my math degree assignments. My code is this \documentclass[fleqn]{article} \title{\Large{\...
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How to capitalize section title in body document but not on table of contens

How do I capitalize section title in body document but not in table of contents. I use \renewcommand\section{\@startsection {section}{1}{\z@}% {-3.5ex \@plus -1ex \@...
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Title space of List of listings is too small

I am encountering the problem that the space between the title and the actual list is too small no matter what I do. But this issue only exists regarding the list of listings. All other lists (e. g. ...
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Title palettes provide small skipping below the title when it has two lines

The palette above has low skip which looks ugly. How can we add a little padding like the one we get with one line titles? \documentclass[aspectratio=169, xcolor={x11names}]{beamer} \usecolortheme{...
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How to detect if the date field is empty when designing a custom title page template?

I am trying to create a custom title page but I am not able to write a macro that detects whether the date field is empty or not. If it is then the block of the date entry should simply be bypassed. ...
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How change the size of title?

i need change the size the 'abstract', only the title must affect the content must remain intact, I want a letter size 20 \documentclass[11pt,letterpaper]{report} %\usepackage{etoolbox} \...
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How do I center the table of contents title without using tocloft?

I would simply like to center the title of the table of contents in my "book" document. I just added dot leaders to the table of contents, and this appeared to be best accomplished by forgoing the ...
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How to include a \newcommand in \maketitle

This is my first time using LaTeX and I really need help. I am making my College Seminar report. I am unable to make the newcommand \namesig appear on the title page. Here is the .tex code \...
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Reduce space between title and top margin in scrartcl

How can I reduce the space between the title and the top margin in my example document with KOMA-Script class scrartcl below? \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{blindtext} \title{This ...
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Prevent line break in title from being displayed in header

I'm writing a document that contains an ampersand in the title that I'd rather not remove, and I've inserted a line break just to make things look a little nicer. However, every odd-numbered page now ...
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Titlepage custom footnote - remove indentation locally (memoir class)

I am working on a template for a title page and I still cannot manage to adjust the indentation of my custom footnote using memoir class. Edit: I want to create copy the macro of \thanks{} that does ...
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Blank page with centered writing

I am wanting to create a page with the words "Research Plan" in the center. I currently have the following code \newpage \addcontentsline{toc}{subsection}{Research Plan} \vspace*{\fill}% * is needed ...
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How change position just of a chapter

It only has to affect the first chapter, the others have to remain intact, I have this code \documentclass{book} \usepackage{ragged2e} \begin{document} \chapter*{ETAPA} \label{cap:experimental} ...
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How put title in dedicatory?

I want to put the title bigger, without losing the alignment of the paragraph of the dedication \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[paper=a4paper,left=30mm,right=20mm,top=25mm,bottom=...
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How put title in a “Dedication”

I want to put the title bigger and make it nice my code have this result, but i need more the title \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[paper=a4paper,left=30mm,right=20mm,top=25mm,...
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\maketitle Missing number treated as zero. Illegal unit of measure (pt inserted). Undefined control sequence

I edited as you mentioned but the \begin{document} and \end{document} are placed as you mentioned from the beginning and still, the error exists. I have the following error and I can't find the ...
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Custom subsection title with image

I would love to use custom subsection title with image in my TeX project, can anyone help me how to do it? I don't need it exactly the same just the layout is important. Thanks a lot!
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Reduce spacing after glossary title

I would like to reduce the spacing after the Acronyms title to match spacing of a regular section, but don't know how. I tried to reduce it manually using \renewcommand{\glossarypreamble}{\vspace*{-\...
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How to put the title where I want

I'm trying to better myself at latex, but I also want to make a standard file for doing reviewing. So I'm trying to do something very compact but nice looking. I achieved a pretty good result, but ...
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! Undefined control sequence. \u8:´ ->\IeC {\textasciiacute }

I just get this error between my abstract and introduction. ! Undefined control sequence. \u8:´ ->\IeC {\textasciiacute } l.96 \keywords {asteroid -- ...
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Subtitle in tufte-book

I would like to add a book subtitle to a tufte-book. Alas, I've tried several methods to add a subtitle, such as those based on the package titling, but all disrupt the font, layout, author name, ...
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Reduce spacing between authors in article title

I am creating the frontpage of an article I am working with using the \maketitlecommand. So far this is what I have: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]...
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Figure and subfigures titles should be left justified

Could you please give me some advice about this situation? Thank you so much. I would like to move all the titles to the left. But if we want to draw the following figure with 2 subfigures then we ...
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Cover of Thesis? [closed]

I have a problems to make a cover of this document This my doing work \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb}...
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How to insert an image with width of double column between title and abstract in IEEEtran document

I am using the IEEEtran class. I tried the following code for inserting an image between the title and the abstract. However, texts are on top of the inserted image. How can I avoid that? \...
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How can I get this Cover Page/ Title Page to work in my LaTeX file?

I am making my very first LaTeX typeset thesis. I am planning on printing two versions of this thesis (Onesided for corrections and two-sided for final submission). I want to incorporate this exact ...
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Why is this tabular environment necessary?

In this post I discovered that the definition of \maketitle is: \def\@maketitle{% \newpage \null \vskip 2em% \begin{center}% \let \footnote \thanks {\LARGE \@title \par}% \vskip 1....
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How to change the title of Table of Contents of a Part

I need to change default title of ToC that \parttoc generates, without using titlesecpackage. Here is my code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{minitoc} \usepackage{...
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Section subtitle or supplementary information that does not show up in TOC, references, …?

I would like to have optional supplementary information (or subtitles) for sections that does not show up in TOC, references, ... For example... Some Title -- supplementary information ...or... ...
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ConTeXt XML: Configureable Titleblock

I am trying out XML processing with ConTeXt. The basics are working fine for me. Now I am trying to make the titleblock layout independent of where the data appears in the XML file. Let's consider ...
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How does one make just one word in the title a different color? [duplicate]

The following works to give the title all in black: \title{The Title} But this does not work to make the first word in the title red: \title{{\color{red}The} Title} How does one make just one word ...
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gantt chart issues

I have two problems: The title of the gantt chart contains dotted lines that I don't want. Is it possible to also provide the progression of the taskbars? If so, how would that be done? ( please see ...
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How to left align titles and author details in apa6

I am using the following document class: \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} My code is as follows. \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} \title{Example of journal article} \twoauthors{Author One}{...
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Why is my title so squeezed? [duplicate]

I print the title of my document like this: \begin{titlepage} \centering \vspace*{\fill} {\huge\bfseries \getTitle} \vspace*{\fill} {\huge\bfseries \getTitleGer} \end{titlepage} And the ...
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footnotemark misbehaves in titles, minipages, beamer frametitles

In titles or in minipage texts, \footnotemark puts the marks correctly, but the \footnotetext misbehaves: if the \footnotemark is used in \title, the corresponding \footnotetext always gets the 0 ...
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How to fix this capitalization issue of a macro in the title-command?

I wrote the following code to typeset the title page of a paper: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[USenglish]{babel} \begin{document} \title[...
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Use contour package in tufte-book title

I want to use \coutour for the title of a tufte-book document. Here's the codes: \newcommand*{\myfont}{\fontfamily{qzc}\selectfont} \newcommand{\undertitle}[1]{ \gdef\undertitle{#1} }% \...
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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 to set page borders very basic way

I want to set page borders but is getting confused between various answers and tutorials. All I want is simple, double-lined page borders (with black color) for my page. I am also getting confused ...
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Trying to replicate this title page: page grid and image

I am trying to achieve the following result: Get a grid over the title page Have a figure that looks like a stock price process Does anyone know how I can achieve this?
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Specifying horizontal spacing for section title from the margin instead of after numbering

I am modifying the available class file for my requirement using renewcommand in the preamble. \renewcommand\section{\@startsection {section}{1}{0mm}%spacing before numbering ...
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How do I only call \maketitle if \title{} has been called

I'm merging 5-10 pandoc generated tex files using the docmute package. The individual files build, however when I \subimport or \input them into my main document I get an error: ! LaTeX Error: No \...
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Margin in title page

I want to decrease the left margin of the University logo without disturbing other things on the title page. I have been using the following code written in .cls file. Present and targeted results are ...
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Create equivalent to maketitle for beamer template [duplicate]

I would like to predefine a closing slide containing the title of the presentation as well as the name of the author. For this I would like to define some kind of equivalent to maketitle (e.g. ...