Questions tagged [titling]

{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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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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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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IEEEtran appendix in new page with new title as if it was a new document

How to make \appendix or the \sections after \appendices appear in new pages and with the title style as the main title in an IEEEtran document class? The following images show an example of what it ...
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Why \protect doesn't work with \linebreak?

This question is merely educational and it does not intent to find a solution to a problem, please don't provide an answer like "just use \\ instead of \linebreak". In the following code, the ...
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polyglossia and titling packages conflict

I did some search with no chance about the problem I have using these two packages together. I use TeXStudio under Linux to write TeX docs. This is the code I use: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{...
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How do I use titling with hyperref and unicode?

I want to use the titling package to access title and author with \thetitle and \theauthor, which I want to include in the PDF metadata with hyperref. But both title and author can contain umlauts ...
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What is an alternative to \thanks for an author's footnote?

I wonder what besides \thanks can be used for author's footnote. The problem is that when I have two different titles with two different authors and two different \thanks, the second footnote shows ...
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Biblatex is zeroing Bob! Is Biblatex incompatible with titling, Memoir and more?

Consider the following Minimal Working Example (MWE): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse,titling} \NewDocumentCommand\makethis { } {% {\LARGE\theauthor\bigskip\par} } \author{Bob} \...
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switch the positions of date and author

\documentclass[letterpaper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{titling} \usepackage[margin=4cm]{geometry} \newcommand{\subtitle}[1]{% \posttitle{% \par\end{center} \begin{center}\large#1\end{center}...
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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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Chapter style for a book of complied articles

Say each chapter is an article (manually copying or typesetting the article). Naturally, article title will be used as chapter title. How do I define sections for subtitle, author, date, and source ...
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Macros for redefining \maketitle

I have a document with multiple \maketitle tags. I would like macros that will allow me to redefine the title with a single command. While the code below produces the output I want, \documentclass{...
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Check what kind of document class is used

I have defined a .sty-file which I use in a report, which holds a lot of good information and styles for how my documents should look like. This have been working great, until when I tried making a ...
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How to reduce the spacing for empty dates in title (when using the titling package)

I am looking for a marco which changes the behaviour of date (while using the titling package) in the case the date is empty. This MWE A should give a document as normal: \documentclass{article} \...
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multicolumn in titlepage with titling package

I want to use the multicolumn command in the author environment, but it creates the error incomplete }iffalse, all text was ignored after line x \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,ngerman]{article} \...
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Modifying \maketitle with the titling package

Modyfying the \maketitle command with the titling package is challenging, as the documentation has very little explanation and examples to let users like me understand what to do. This gets even ...