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 to add several authors with different affiliations in beamer?

Is it possible to do this in beamer? Or do I have to use other packages?
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Elsarticle frontmatter corresponding author

I believe I have followed the template exactly but as this following MWE shows I am getting an asterisk on both authors and not just the corresponding author. Do I have something in the wrong order ...
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redefine \maketitle

I am using a template which defines \maketitle to include the date, in addition to the author and the title. I cannot find the file in which this is defined, but there is the following comment in the ....
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How to add background only to title frame and an other only to the last frame?

I just want to add a background only in the beamer title page. I can add it in the .tex as follows: \setbeamertemplate{background canvas}{ \includegraphics[width=\paperwidth,height=\paperheight]{...
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Using \author and \thanks for authors with common affiliations

What is the correct way to use \author and \thanks when I want to have multiple authors having common affiliations? For instance, using \author{ABC\thanks{XYZ} \and DEF\thanks{UVW} \and GHI\thanks{...
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Centered title page in twoside report

I'm writing my thesis using a twoside report. However, when it comes to the title page I think I want to have it centered i.e. the left margin and the right margin to be equal. How can I achieve this ...
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Creating a titlepage

I want to create a titlepage as the one shown here. But I don't know how to put a line under the logo and get the text and all the stuff in the right position. I've tried some things with: \begin{...
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Add additional text on title page

I want my title page to look like this Title Author Date Coordinator1 ...
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title too long when using amsart

I am going to submit an artcile to a conference, and it requires the authours to use amsart document class. When I use this class, on the top of each page, it shows the title or authros name(and ...
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How to write a footnote attached to the author in a LaTeX paper?

I want to attach a footnote to each author of a paper and write that their research was supported by different grants. How do I do that? Simply \footnote after each author does not work.
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Forcing page number to start from the title page

My code is the following: \documentclass[12pt,titlepage]{article} \usepackage{harvard} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{multirow} \...
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Multiple authors in a Journal style (llncs) Document

How to display multiple authors in a journal style e.g. \documentclass{llncs} document? The solution suggested in What's the correct use of \author when multiple authors? does not work for me, as ...
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Beamer, framebreaks with different subtitles

A frame in Beamer presentation can be broken in number frames with the same frame title. Those titles can be subsequently enumerated. Is there way, that in such cases each slide in common frame with ...
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Different header and footer on the title page (first page)

I have been racking my brains over how in bloody hell can you have a different header for the title (or first) page of a document. I am not asking here how I can not have a header by clearing the ...
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Image within \maketitle - not separate page

I would like to put a logo above my title, but I would also like to keep the title/author/date on the first page of text. All of the solutions I've found so far relate to the title page package, ...
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how can I make inverted letter

Please, is it possible to do this in Latex? Thank you.
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section title in \frametitle beamer

I want to create a new environment, based on the frame environment, but I want to modify the command \frametitle so it also shows the title of the current section.
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OldStyle Numbers in Body Text Only—Lining Numbers Otherwise

My main font numbers are set to OldStyle. How can I set Lining numbers for: Titles (chapter, section, subsection, &c...), Beginning of enumeration, Page number, and Footnote numbers (but not ...
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Removing the 'and' from between two authors, revtex4-1

Basically I'm trying to separate multiple authors names using a comma instead of 'and', here's what I'm doing... \documentclass[aps,prl,a4paper,twocolumn,superscriptaddress,notitlepage]{revtex4-1} \...
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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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custom footer on title page using \maketitle and book document class

I'm trying to add a custom footer to the title page of my thesis, in order to insert some text that is required by my university. I'm using fancyhdr to do so. However, the footer appears on the second ...
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UNAM thesis title page (portada tesis UNAM)

I am trying to write latex code to generate a title page for a UNAM's thesis, which has an unusual graphic design. It's hard to define the position of each element and get the desired result. It will ...
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elsarticle class not displaying email addresses

I am trying to format an article using the elsarticle class. I have followed the documentation included with the class file, but for some unknown (and incredibly irritating) reason the email ...
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Preventing page break in \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} after \author{}

A page break appeared between \author{} and \date{} after I added the \twocolumn[] section. The \twocolumn[] section was added to achieve a single column abstract in the twocolumn document. How can I ...
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Footnote on document author with footmisc

I'm using the following: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[bottom,flushmargin,hang,multiple]{footmisc} \title{Title} \author{Joe Blow\footnote{Address}} \begin{document} \maketitle Hello.\...
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How to insert logo in exam document class?

I would like to insert a logo for the exam questionnaire on the upper right where the title is placed but i dont know how.. i would like to appear it this way.
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sidebearings and precision left/right alignment

As was suggested, I will rephrase my previous question, which is not confined in a coffin. As @MartinScharrer rightly points out, I am asking how to optically align text at the margins after ...
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author not appearing in \maketitle in amsart

I am new to the amsart document class. For some reasons \author (etc..) is not showing after I use \maketitle. This is my tex: \documentclass[12pt,reqno,a4paper]{amsart} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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How to reset the list of authors

I'm trying to put a few articles together into a small publication. Each article has been sent to me in .tex format, so I want to include them into one file, for the whole publication. My code is ...
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How to print the corresponding author

I am using the authblk style file. I want to print the corresponding author and address to the left of the complete list of authors (and in addition to this list - so the list should also contain the ...
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Installing missing fonts in Texlive on Ubuntu

I switched from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 14.04. The following code was producing this output. \documentclass[oneside,english,a4paper, 12pt]{book} \usepackage{a4wide, fullpage, color, fancyhdr, lastpage, ...
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Make picture horizontally fill out page and stay at top

I'm working on a title page (this is my first day of LateX) and I want to start a titlepage with a picture that touches the top and the sides of the page, without changing its aspect ratio on A4 paper....
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Adding custom image in title slide

I use beamer with the warsaw style to create presentation. I would like to insert an image in the title slide as part of customization. An image that fills the whole breadth of the slide but limits to ...
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logo in the first page only

I want to insert the logo in the title page only. However, it displays on all pages! How can I make these two figurs display as logo in the title page only? I type in the preamble: \logo{% \...
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How to remove the copyright box on a paper that uses the ACM sig-alternate.cls class file?

The ACM provides a LaTeX template called sig-alternate.cls (webpage, class file). The current version is 2.4 released in April, 2009. I would like to submit a paper for review using this class file. ...
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How can I change the font size of the authors and the affiliation in Latex?

I have something like this: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper, twocolumn]{article} % 11pt for all the article \begin{document} \font\myfont=cmr12 at 16pt \title{{\myfont MY TITLE}}%Title in 16pt \author{MY ...
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Changing the default title/author/institution/frametitle font in Beamer

I sadly haven't been able to answer this questions using Google. In beamer, I'd like to make the default font for the entire title page, as well as frame titles, to be the default font from the old ...
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Left and right aligned on same line

I am currently busy typesetting my thesis in LaTeX, but I am stuck on something with my cover/title page. At the bottom of the page, I need to type my name and my supervisor's name. This is a rough ...
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How to use \date{\today} without using \maketitle?

I am making my own title page. I'd like Latex to display the date automatically using \date{\today} but this does not work, since I am not doing \maketitle So instead of setting the date manually ...
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Beamer - Multiple Authors - Formatting the title page

I have 4 authors for the beamer presentation. I tried to put them but its not properly aligned. Here is a snapshot: Here is the MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \useoutertheme{...
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using IEEEtran document class — how to align multiple rows of author

Say I am using IEEE Transactions journal class \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} How I should align the author properly so that it appears in this format?
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titlepage with article class

I use article document class and want to make a titlepage. But I need to put more than just author, year and title. I also need to put my university and my supervisor and that is my bachelor thesis. ...
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How do I manually break a line in the title of my thesis — using the U of Maine package

I'm using the LaTeX class package to write my thesis according to University of Maine formatting guidelines. I'm running into an issue with line breaks in the title. I'm required to break my title ...
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How to make a title of two or more lines?

My document has a long title, so I want the title spans two lines. I've use this: \title{my title that must be in two or more lines} but it doesn't work. How can I get it done?
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Create a frame for a title page

I have already created my title page with \begin{titlepage} command and I want to put a single boxed frame around it. I've tried fbox, framebox, makebox and a few others and none of them put the frame ...
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Title does not appear when LaTeX code is compiled

I use Texmaker 4.0.1 to write LaTeX code. I have written the following code: \documentclass[12pt,onecolumn,oneside,a4paper]{article} \begin{document} \title{test} some text \end{document} I saved it ...
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Titlepage with tikz

I need some help with a titlepage for tikz I want to create the following... 3 red lines, a gray space a green space but I already fail with just creating a line across the whole page... \draw (0,0)...
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Title page using TikZ

Based on the question on Use TikZ to draw frontpage, I have taken the liberty to create my own custom LaTeX title template for my school's reports. So far I created this. \documentclass[paper=a4, ...
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Change font of document title

I have used fontspec to style all of my headers with a new font with: % Specify different font for section headings \newfontfamily\headingfont[]{Gill Sans} \titleformat*{\section}{\LARGE\headingfont} ...
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How does \thanks work in LaTeX article class?

I am trying to figure out how it happens that \thanks in the standard LaTeX article class (with no options specified) is typeset with an asterisk for the footnote mark. I got lost trying to trace ...