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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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Margins of Section Title is Out of Bounds

I want my section titles to be same as the margins of the text. Here is an example of the problem (see title in section 1.1). I want a similar behavior as title (1.2). Any suggestions? What am I ...
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Revtex 4.1 multiple affiliations

EDITED:11-23-2010 In case anyone stumbles upon this question and has a similar problem. The Ubuntu/Debian repositories have an old version of revtex that exhibit this bug. Until the repos are updated, ...
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ToC on the title page in a report

I am writing a thesis, and as long as it's a draft, I would like to keep the amount of non-content to a minimum. That said, I would like my title page to be just a heading with the name of the thesis, ...
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Adding the author photo along with the name in the title page

Friends, I'm trying to add a photo along with each author name in a beamer title page. Please consider the following code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[latin1]{...
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How to use the content of \title{} as a reference?

I want to be able to reference to my document title by name. How can I achieve that? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \title{Example}\label{title} \author{me} \...
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How to choose singular or plural form from presence of \and in argument

I need a new command \director (similar to author) to write project's director names. But I would like to write the word Director or Directors (if more than one) in front of the names. The easiest way ...
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Add a second website in moderncv banking

I wanted to include 2 websites in my resume which I am making using moderncv but it seems it allows only one website. How to show 2 websites in the header (showing the website icon for both)? I am ...
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Centered frame title in beamer

How to set up beamer in a document so that frame titles are centered? Most of the themes seem to use left aligned frame titles.
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Fill the left 1/3 of the title page with color?

This is my first time to try and write documentation by using LaTeX. The generated PDF is quite impressive, but there is one thing I have no idea of how to do it: I would like to have the left 1/3 of ...
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amsart option titlepage puts the address on the last page

The following code produces a title page with the title, authors, and abstract, but the addresses appear at the end of the article. Every variation I can think of produces the same problem. Putting \...
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ConTeXt: How to span the content across two pages?

Most of the pages in my document look like this, a layout common in books: ___________________________ | | | | Title | ........... | | | ........... | | ......
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Why does twocolumn mode break usage of \AtBeginDocument{}?

I've been happily using the multicol package to layout a set of documents that are generated for multiple output formats from the same source. By necessity this moves same code from the document ...
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Disappearing Footnote

Goals: I would like to have the title, author, date, and the table of content on the same page. I also want the capability of being able to have a footnote to the author. What I have done so far: I ...
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amsart.cls capitalizes the article title. How to disable it?

I am writing an article with amsart.cls. amsart.cls capitalizes the title of the article. I looked into amsart.cls and found that \MakeUppercase is used in \maketitle. I tried to turn off this, but I ...
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Multiple affiliations of an author in sig-alternate

I am trying to put two affiliations for an author in sig-alternate (ACM SIG Proceedings), for the second author. So effectively, the second author should be over both the second and the third ...
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Moving the date in amsart

I am using the amsart documentclass. I use \maketitle at the beginning of my file: \date{\today} \maketitle The problem is that amsart places the date in a footnote at the bottom of the first page, ...
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How to double space the \thanks footnote?

The journal I intend to submit my paper to requires all the text, including footnotes and acknowledgments, be double spaced. I use the setspace package and put \doublespacing and \renewcommand{\...
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“Thanks” note (footnote) placed below right column even though there is enough space on the left

In this two-column document, the "thanks" note is placed below the right column even though there is enough space below the left column, and a lot of space is inserted around the heading of the first ...
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To have two titles in the document at different pages with the same style

I have one document that combines many documents: Pathoanatomy and Pathophysiology, for instance. I want to start a new document from the body like \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \title{...
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Chapters in TeX

I've been writing in TeX for a few years, but this is my first time writing a long document. I have always used \title for the main title, and \section for smaller titles. It seems that it is only ...
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Change position of glossary title

I am a total beginner with LaTeX and I can't find a way to solve the following problem. I have a glossary which I have printed in two columns by adding the code that I have included at the end. The ...
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Creating a title page using \vspace or \vskip

I'm creating a title page and I'm asking if it's more convenient to use \vspace or \vskip to have distance between title, author and other elements in the page.
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Set a different layout for a single page in Memoir

I am setting a layout with facing pages and large outer margins, in order to accomodate a lot of margin notes. When it comes to the title page, I need to make a new layout in order to be able to ...
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A logo on top of a colored titlepage?

i want to place a logo on a colored titlepage, but google search and manual reading did not helped me out. May some of the experts help me out? Here is my coding-sample, inspired by the "Heidelberg" ...
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Insert text between title and author

I'm writing a book review, and I'm trying to follow the style template, after which the bibliographic details about the book I'm reviewing go in between the title (which is simply 'Review') and my ...
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How to put a brace and a title?

I would like to put a brace between the Q_s and Q_d of the following diagram \begin{tikzpicture}[domain=0:5,scale=1,thick] \usetikzlibrary{calc} %allows coordinate calculations. %Define linear ...
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How to have no indentation after \maketitle?

By default, the paragraph starts after \maketitle will be indented. But, I do not need the indentation after \maketitle. Could anyone suggest us how to control this in the template. I have attached ...
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Using the res.cls LaTeX file, how do I centre the address?

Right now, it would look something like this for the address area: Obviously the last line is not centred, but I'd like it to be. Here's the code so far: % LaTeX resume using res.cls \documentclass[...
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How can I add a director name in line with author name in beamer?

I would like to write director name in line with author name in a beamer like: \author{Made by:\\Author name} \director{Directed by:\\Director name} but if I try to define director: \def\director#1{...
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Confidential mark/ribbon top right of frontpage

My school requires a "Confidential" mark on the frontpage. I have something like this in mind, as it doesn't completely ruin the frontpage: How would I go about doing something like this?
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Increasing space between title and date (beamer class)

I'm writing my first document in beamer class and I'd like to increase the vertical space between author and date in the title page so that the last one is in the bottom of the page. My MWE is: \...
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No pdf is being produced while using moderncv [closed]

I am trying to make a CV using moderncv. I tried some example CV tex files, but got no pdf being produced, though there was no any error actually. So rather I tried a simple one like this: \...
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How to span \textit{} and \Large several lines in \author{}

I would like to span \textit{} in several line in \author{} tag. So far I know I can do this ( but here \LARGE will only affect the Name) : % title \title{\textbf{Cool title}} \author{\LARGE Name\\...
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How to center the titleframe in Hannover theme (beamer)?

I am using the Hannover theme in beamer and I am using the title frame as plain \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Hannover}%{CambridgeUS}% \setbeamercovered{transparent}...
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Align an image at the right of a text in LyX

I am LyX user and I would like to align an image at the right side of my title but I don't know how..:/ I am using as module "report". I've attached a screenshot in order to illustrate where I want ...
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Author footnote with number

I would like to schedule the authors with numbers and not symbols. Using the code below the authors are marked with symbols. Is important that the description appears as a footnote. \documentclass[...
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Overlapped Title and where to place the logo

I have prepared the front page of the book but the title is overlapped and I need some more formatting like the title Web Blog to appear at the center(its not centered) .And Where to put my college ...
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Title Page with LaTeX

Output I obtained the following output with code given below: \documentclass[oneside,english,a4paper, 12pt]{book} \usepackage{a4wide, fullpage, color, fancyhdr, lastpage, changepage, multirow, ...
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The \titlepage problem in beamer

When I put in the preamble. It has several warning as Token not allowed in a PDF string (Unicode) Because I use the $^1$ in the title. Then when I put in the document. the warning appears. How ...
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Title page plus table of contents

I am writing a paper for my candidacy exam. I am using book class, but I want my name and the title to appear on the first page with the Table of Contents instead of appearing in a sepearte page. ...
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How to include information about title, author, publisher on a title page?

EDIT: Border is not part of the final result - it's just a screenshot. I want my title page (first page after cover) to look like this (taken from word document): What is the proper way of laying ...
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Adding headings in contents causes links to wrong page

I have a document with a standard TOC generated automatically by pdflatex but by default this TOC does not include lists of figures, tables and the bibliography. So I am trying to force these ...
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Subtitle, abstract and multiple authors using Titling package

Following the excellent advice in this thread, I learned how to get a subtitle below the main title, using the titling package. Unfortunately, the trick runs into an error when you try including an ...
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Memoir custom title page and twocolumns

Using the package memoir, I am having some trouble creating my (Oh so simple) custom title page. In the preamble, I have this: \documentclass[medievalpage,twosides,twocolumn,pdftex,final]{memoir} ...
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Undefined control sequence \makecvtitle

I tried to use some Header modifications on my CV, made with moderncv.cls (moderncv 2015/07/28 v2.0.0) All modifications I found here did not work! Here is what I got Undefined controlsequence. ...
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How to add author an affiliation and their email address and all left aligned

How to add author an affiliation and their email address and all left aligned? title author 1, author 2, author 3 Authors affiliation author1 's email address abstract I'm using a single column ...
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Table of contents without title with 'tocloft' (class=report)

I would like my Table of contents to be without any title and vertical space skipping. How can I do that with tocloft package? I've seen Table of contents without title, but code \renewcommand{\...
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In memoir, remove all margins from a page?

I'm trying to implement a title page for a book-like document with memoir. It has some specific dimension requirements measured from the page edge, for example “place the upper edge of the title text ...
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Logo with text in title page above title

I am new to latex and I must make a lab report at my university . I am trying to put a logo on top left of the title page with text right next to it, above title, but without successful result. I saw ...
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Best way to include a line under title

I'm trying have a line that spans the width of the page after my name and title. Something that looks similar to this: I am hoping that there's a document class that will allow me to do it easily, ...