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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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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. ...
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Bold face the author superscript

I have the following piece of code : \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{newtxtext,newtxmath} \usepackage{authblk} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \renewcommand{\Authfont}{\bfseries\...
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Vertically align two side-by-side minipages at the bottom of the page

MWE: % !TeX program = xelatex \documentclass[paper=A4,fontsize=12pt,titlepage]{scrartcl} \usepackage{showframe} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} \raggedright { Some text } ...
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Redefine \title for possibility of a forced line breaking in a predefined place

When we use the macro \title{Some Title}, the macro just assign the Some Text to another internal one \@title as defined in latex.ltx: \def\title#1{\gdef\@title{#1}} We can use the \@title in ...
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Include graphic in title page

I have been trying to figure out how to include a picture in my title page. I have used multiple suggestions found in forums but somehow none of them seems to work. The picture is either included on ...
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How to align authors in book title page?

I have the following \author declaration in a book document: \author{ Lorem Ipsum \and Dolor Sit \and Amet Whatever \and Bozo Clown \and Donald Trump \and John Smith \and ...
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Setting the position of date on title page

I am new using LaTeX and am therefore copy pasting a lot of packages and template into my LaTex. I am having an issue with the year on my title page. I need it to be below the department and not at ...
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How to prevent pagebreak between section/subsection title

How to prevent pagebreaks between section/subsection titles and the multicolumn content of the document when using the paracol environment like this... \begin{paracol}{2}[{\section[shorttitle]{title}...
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Standalone Title Page

I'm trying to create a title page that I can add to documents I create with standalone in xelatex. This basic code compiles: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} \...
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How to have title centered with multiple centered lines

Right now I try this: \title{I am an interesting \newline headline \newline that \newline sticks out} \maketitle \newpage But it looks like this: Instead, it should look like this (where everything ...
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Title Spacing in Bjornstrup Chapter, Removing Chapter Number From Contents

I would like to make it so that the vertical space below the title of each chapter is the same when using the Bjornstrup package (i.e. so that the descenders do not affect the spacing - as shown by ...
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How to include titles in Table of Contents?

I have a bit of an odd request––but I can't seem to find the solution anywhere. I have compiled one main document that includes multiple subfiles by way of the subfile package. Here are MWEs: Main ...
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Error: “! Undefined control sequence. \@maketitle …bf \@title \par } […]”

I get the following error (only error): \@maketitle ... \hsize \vskip 0.1in \@toptitlebar \centering {\LARGE \bf \@t... l.72 \begin{abstract} The control sequence at the end of the top line of your ...
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Changing the font used by \SetPaperName in 'newsletter' package

I'm trying to change the font of the newspaper template which you can find here and which is described there. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{...
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how do I italicize author and faculty adviser in title page?

how can I just italicize the the author name and faculty adviser's name in the following title page? \begin{titlepage} \begin{center} \vspace*{0.1cm} \Large \MakeUppercase {...
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Centering with 3 authors in Latex?

My paper having 3 different authors with a common affiliation. I am trying to center the third author position using centering command but it's not working. Its IEEE conference latex version.I used ...
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Long section names in beamer document: headers and section transitions

I have long titles for mi sections in a beamer document and they take a long size of the header where I have the index. I have named them with a short name and a long name. In both the header and the ...
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Add flag in LaTeX

Is it possibile to add a flag in LaTeX? I need to add a flag in the title page, near the title of the book. I don't want to insert e graphic or use TiKZ
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How remove the date in template [duplicate]

I want remove date in this template: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/wenneker-article I remove this line \date{\today} but this not work i modify to \date{} I want reduce the spacing
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Titlepage is not centered

I'm writing a report for an Economy class (I'm using the article class since the report will be few pages long). I decided to crate my own title page with LaTeX for the first time, here an example: ...
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Reduce font size of title in template article

I want reduce font size of title in template article. the template is http://www.latextemplates.com/template/wenneker-article When I modify the size of the title, it affects the title of all the ...
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How to create a title page like this?

I think this title page style suit my document very much, but it is made in MS Word. I think it's possible to make such title page style in LaTeX using TikZ, but I think I am not good enough in TikZ ...
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IEEEtran document class — how to align five authors properly

How do I align author names such that the first three authors appear in 3 column format and the last two in two column? \author{\IEEEauthorblockN{1\textsuperscript{st} Given Name Surname} \...
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Why authors name go out side the column in IEEE latex format?

I am using the following format to 6 authors to a paper that uses IEEE conference format. But the names is going outside the allowed width of the column. I do not know what the reason is but there are ...
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Weird behavior in \date field

I'm trying to "trick" the date field in \maketitle into allowing me an extra line to link to the latest version of my paper. I borrowed an example from here, and it works. However, when I try to edit ...
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Title format is going beyond the pages

I am writing a short note with a title at the top in LaTeX. While it appears in the page, it goes beyond the top of the pages. Can you please inform me how to control (some command) so that the title ...
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Strange behavior of \footnotesize in title page

Can anyone explain a rather strange behavior of \footnotesize in this example? The prelim2e’s bottom marker text size is bigger for title page than for further ones. Sizing commands other than \...
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Can someone - help me - create a titlepage for a master thesis

our university wants us to use an uniform title-page (link to a folder with a .dotx, pdf and the required images). Is someone willing/capable of setting me on the right track to mimic this A4-page in ...
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Title formatting

I have the following code: \title{ \begin{center} CLAXXX Homework X \newline Prof. Professor \newline First Last \newline Day, Month XX, Year \end{center}} \begin{document} \centering \maketitle \...
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Titlepage and Section 1 on first page? Not sure what I've done (Custom \titlepage)

\documentclass[a4paper]{article} and then I've just used \begin{titlepage} my stuff \end{titlepage} and put in my own custom stuff, then I do \section{} The problem is that the section ...
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jmlr.cls - hyperref author notes and \thanks command

I use the jmlr class and have issues with the \thanks command which seems to be related to a known hyperref limitation with respect to footnotes (see the LaTeX wiki book). Note that this questions is ...
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Space after \footnote / \thanks inside \author

If I type: \author{Alpha\thanks{} and Beta\thanks{}} then it is typeset as "Alpha*and Beta*" instead of "Alpha* and Beta*" as I would expect (i.e. there is no space after the first footnote mark). ...
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Vertically Centering a section title

How can I center a the section title "Summary Sheet" Vertically? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,titlepage]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[a4paper,margin=1.0in]{geometry} \...
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Adding title and alignment of adress, moderncv

I am modifying my cover letter with moderncv. In particular, I want to add a title line, justifying the body text and align both adresses on the same height (companies adress top left, my adress top ...
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Beamer title element

I am creating my own custom .tex beamer template. I have issues customizing the title. I insert the title within the \defbeamertemplate*{title page} command, and this is supposed to be overlayed on ...
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Proper spacing for texts added in between date and abstract on the title page?

As the code shown below, I want to add two lines between date and abstract head, while maintaining the proper spacing so that the title is moved towards the top. Right now, if my abstract is long ...
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Footer problem when using exam class with title

I'm using the exam class and I want to have currentPage/totalPages printed in the footer to hopefully avoid students missing a page. The problem is that when using /maketitle the first page always ...