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{titling} is a package providing control over the \maketitle command. For general questions about titles and title pages, use {titles}. For questions about lower-level titles like \section and \chapter, use {sectioning} instead.

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(Titling) Why do figures and math squish my title, author and date?

It seems that when trying to add math or figures to a doc, all 3 get squished. It makes documents look unconsistent, and I'm wondering if there is a fix for this. \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt]{...
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Environment or command to inject in preauthor/postauthor to not print the author?

For a personalized class and some internal magic, I would like to define preauthor/postauthor in the titling package such that the user can define the author, but it will not be printed. Currently, ...
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No \author given for titling package with amsart

\documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{titling} \title{Title} \author{Author} \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} The code above gives the error message below: You have used the \maketitle ...
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How to make a box like this

Please how can I make something like this in LaTeX. Kindly, help.
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Remove the title, author from article but keep header

I want the title and date part to go away from the article. How do I do it? if I remove the \maketitle from the code, then the header also goes away but I want the header to stay. The doc content ...
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How to generate different title in other page other than the title in the title page with no author and no date?

I am using overleaf. This is my code in main.tex file- \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,graphicx,hyperref,ulem,physics,enumitem,mathtools,titling} \...
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Is there something like \emptyauthor and \emptyaffil similar to \emptythanks in TeX?

I try to implement 2 titles in TeX document using package titling. Something similar was considered in How to reset the author list?, but this solution works only for 1 author and 1 affiliation for ...
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titlehead disappears with titling-package

I would need a titlehead on my title page (see related question here) and, format the title page with the titling packages. Unfortunately the titlehead disappears when the titling package is loaded. ...
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Space size before a title in the Article class

What is the space size before a title in the Article class? I want to use \droptitle from titling to place the title immediately after the top margin and I need the value to drop. By immediately I ...
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Unwanted Extra Pages for Koma Script Title Pages with Graphics

Komascript. Book class. I'm trying to use a graphic on (as) my title page but it throws two extra empty pages that I can't get rid of. The order should be: 1-half title page 2-title page 3-lower title ...
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Using titlepages with memoir

I was wondering how to use the titlepage package together with the memoir package. I'm wondering what I'm doing wrong. The code is from \titleHGP on pages 48-49 of the titlepages.pdf I'm looking for ...
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acmart with two \maketitle

I'd like to create a paper and its supplement in one document (for easy referencing). Below is an example. The problem is that the teaser figure and the abstract are saved before the \maketitle, and ...
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How to make the title of the book bolder than \bf?

My code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} % Title \usepackage{titling} \author{} \pretitle{\begin{center} \huge\bf} \title{\uppercase\expandafter{\romannumeral3\relax} MY\\BOOK} \posttitle{\end{...
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Unable to left align title and author name using titling package in an existing template

I am using an existing template that uses "titling". By default, the title is center aligned. I wanted to left align the title so that I may write my name in the same line. I know that there ...
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Is it possible to use titling package with letter class?

An attempt to use the package titling with the class letter: \documentclass{letter} \usepackage{titling} \title{Title} \author{Author} \date{\today} \begin{document} \thetitle\par \theauthor\par \...
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How to apply title line breaks on the title page, but not in the page headlines?

I would like to have a macro which pass the book title both to the title page and to the page headlines. Unfortunately if I pass the title containing new line command (to break line on title page) ...
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Springer insert the author name and details below the title

I am using the Springer Latex template and when I submit the template to the journal in springer. they asked me to insert the author name and details below the title Springer template add the author ...
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Cover page formatting

Could anyone help me out with making a cover page as shown in the picture? I am stuck with making the parts after the date. Thank you! \title{ \normalsize \textsc{} \LARGE \textbf{{Electronics ...
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How to rename appendices according to the chapter number

I'm writing a book that includes some chapters. In some chapters, it's needed to prepare one or more appendices. Preparing a code for this style is simple as follows \documentclass{book} \usepackage{...
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Presetting xkeyval keys to \thetitle or \theauthor

I'm writing a LaTeX template and am almost done (!!!) but I'm having a very hard time understanding xkeyval's \presetkeys behaviour. I've managed to set some defaults, but when it comes to setting ...
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Author before title in the title page of article class

\maketitle in the article class prints the title above the author but I want to reverse that and print the author above the title. Any suggestions? \title{Can you find the solution?} \author{you} \...
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How can I put section title numbers in a box

How can I put section title number in a box and I want the numbers to be shifted like this picture : This is my code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{xcolor} \...
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Titling package gives "Undefined control sequence" error when using a macro that defines a dimen in the title

I have a macro that defines a new dimension (details have been stripped away for the MWE; in the actual command, I want to store an old value in the new one so I can modify it temporarily and then ...
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Error in default commands for pretitle/posttitle

I entered the default commands for pretitle and posttitle as defined by the documentation for titling to be: \pretitle{\begin{center}\LARGE} \posttitle{\par\end{center}\vskip 0.5em} \preauthor{\begin{...
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Section padding messes up line spacing in \maketitle

I was trying to reduce the vertical line spacing in the title of a LaTeX article by using the titling package and the \vspace command. A MWE is shown below: \documentclass[12pt, oneside, letterpaper]{...
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Fancyhead disappear during the application of title

I'm developing a business procedure template, and I noticed that by applying the title (with all its features) to the page, the fancyhead disappears on the page where the title has been applied. ...
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Put different title on the top of pages

I am writing a paper. Since, my title is too long, i need to write short title for top pages. For instance, this paper has a long title, but title of top pages are different. Does one help me ? I ...
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titling package in beamer class gives error: "! Undefined control sequence. \if@titlepage"

Using the titling package for a beamer class document results in an error even for the simplest possible setup (see example below). I did not find any documentation that would rule out using titling ...
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Start page numbering from first page

I have found that in books, there are a bunch of pages before the start of the actual content, such as a half-title, a copyright page, the table of contents, perhaps a dedication, etc. I tried to ...
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Does the oolatex part of tex4ht support the titling package?

I've been using the oolatex part of tex4ht in order to convert a LaTeX documet to an Open Office document (with the goal of eventually converting this to Microsoft Word), running it through the mk4ht ...
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How to make a by-language title both in boldface?

As shown in the figure below, I try to make the title all covered in bold face, but after trying to use \textbf with the specific character I want, I still get a medium series in English. Is there any ...
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Chapter Title and its name on middle of page

I use following code for sectioning of my title page of thesis. First two chapters title and chapter number is in mid of seperate page and text is started from next page,but next chapters start from ...
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Placing an image by the side of the title in LaTeX

I'm trying to place an image besides the maketitle command without messing it up, but after a lot of trial and error, I have something that just partially resembles what I'm going for and the source ...
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Flushleft package causes error

I managed to flushleft the article's title, author's name and the abstract, and to have an indent with the abstract and keywords. Although the code is executed on overleaf v2, once I compile the ...
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Anchor title at top of document

I have the following code: \documentclass[11pt, showframe]{article} \usepackage[margin=2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lipsum} %\usepackage{titling} %\setlength{\droptitle}{-...
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Horizontal alignment of pretitle

I'm writing a project relation and have pretty much achieved what I wanted. There is something that is bugging me and hav been trying to fix it but no luck. On the first page there are details of the ...
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Place author name between title and affiliation

I have the following code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[margin=2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \title{ {...
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Date next to the author

I created my own title format using titling. I would prefer that the date is in the same line than the author, seperated with a comma. Is that possible? \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \...
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How come I can redefine \maketitlehooka but not pass the same as an argument to \pretitle in the titling package?

I am attempting to change the font and size of the title through means of the titling package. In the documentation, it is described that the \maketitle now looks something like this: \renewcommand{\...
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Create a subtitle with titling for use with fancyhdr

I'm new to LaTeX and am trying to create a subtitle for a document. I'm using the titling package because it propagates values like the document title, author name, etc. even after maketitle is called....
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Logo at right of title on first page

I want to place a logo to the right of the title information on the first page of a document, like this: My current code looks like this: \usepackage{titling} \pretitle{\begin{center}\LARGE\...
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How to create two different title pages with the \maketitle command? [duplicate]

I would like to create two different title pages (one with the author information and the thanks notes and one without) by using the \maketitle command. Repeating the commands one after another wasn't ...
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How to reset the author list?

I am using titling package and authblk to manage multiple articles in a single file. Below is the code for example \documentclass[11pt,openany]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amsthm,dsfont,...
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How to put text after the author in title

I have one question regarding how to put text after the author in my document. This is my code : \documentclass[12pt, fleqn]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} \...
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How to decrease the gap between the title and the date in article?

I have the following .tex code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{titling} \begin{document} \title{Letter} \setlength{\droptitle}{-10em} %\author{} \maketitle \end{document} As you can ...
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Can't get unicode to work in \title (inputenc: Unicode char not set up for use with LaTeX)

I want to use bottom bracket ⎵ in a title: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{titling} \usepackage[lf]{venturis} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \title{Foo⎵Bar} ...
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Titling package and date formatting

I am using the titling package the resuse the defined date etc. using a plain \thedate command. However the date format is not what I need because of different type of localization. My first shot was ...
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Avoid \thanks text repetition and symbols in article when using multiple titlepages

I am trying to combine three papers written in the article class into one document. Therefore, it is necessary to define three titlepages that contain the authors, the date and the abstract of the ...
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Overlapping footnotes on title page

When I try to use footmisc and titling packages in a document, there are a problem with author footnote marks. Footnote marks overlap in a single point. Here my MWE. \documentclass{article} \...
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How to fix text alignment?

Update2: Never mind, i made the mistake of including a extra \begin{center}. removing it fixed the problem. Update on Thorbjørns solution I did not manage to get it working. When i include the ...
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