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The Legrand Orange Book Template: unumbered chapter* title get numbered

Delete \thechapter\autodot~ from \@makeschapterhead definition: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[paperwidth=20cm, paperheight=29cm]{geometry} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Why won't the titlesec package modify \chapter headings? (PDFLaTeX)

You could instead wrap your definition for \chapter inside an \@ifundefined (note to enclose this with \makeatletter ... \makeatother). \makeatletter \@ifundefined{chapter}{}{ \titleformat{\...
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Why won't the titlesec package modify \chapter headings? (PDFLaTeX)

The issue was that the article document class does not define \chapter headings, and therefore it is not possible to give them styles. The solution (Suggested in a comment by @Ulrike Fischer) is to ...
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Too many sections in a chapter cause large vertical spaces between paragraphs

I guess you're making a skeleton for your chapter, with the titles of the sections you plan to write. Then it's not time to worry about the typesetting, until you actually add the text in the sections....
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The Legrand Orange Book Template: cannot split chapter title

A more reasonable example that you could have posted is \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[paperwidth=20cm, paperheight=29cm]{geometry} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{tikz} %% \...
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Customizing Caption Formats for Figures and Tables in Numbered and Unnumbered Chapters in LaTeX

Thanks a lot I got the problem resolved using \usepackage{chngcntr} \counterwithout{figure}{chapter} \counterwithout{table}{chapter}
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Help with simple book layout

IMHO things like these are easier with more configurable classes like memoir or scrbook instead of the standard classes. Here an example with scrbook: \documentclass[paper=450pt:666pt,sfdefaults=false]...
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Help with simple book layout

Something like this? Or you could use titlesec, if you liked. I wouldn't, but people do. Note that your use of setspace is causing bad boxes, some infinitely so. \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{...
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chapter cover page that spans two pages

Without titlesec I think you want \documentclass[12pt, twoside, openright]{report} \usepackage[a4paper,width=150mm,top=25mm,bottom=25mm]{geometry} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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\chapter to visualize only "the number of the chapter" + "the name of the chapter"

Simply use a KOMA-Script class, either scrreprt or scrbook, instead of the corresponding standard class. Chapter number + chapter title in one line is the default with this classes (but can be changed ...
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How make the footer under the pages of the new chapters?

In the starting chapter pages, the book class uses the plain page style, so you just need to redefine it, which fancyhdr allows through \fancypagestyle. \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{geometry}...
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Suppress chapter number from the equation number but restart automatically in each chapter from 1

Admitteddly, if you hate your readers you could do it like this: \documentclass[a6paper,openany]{book}% options only for smaller snapshot \renewcommand{\theequation}{\arabic{equation}} \renewcommand{\...
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How to Prevent Automatic Chapter Creation with \printglossaries

Thanks a lot to @Dai Bowen for the link. This works: % Acronymes \usepackage[section=section]{glossaries} \makeglossaries \renewcommand{\glossarysection}[2][]{}
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Appendix Incorrect Format

As John already told in a comment, you are using \backmatter before the appendix heading. From the KOMA-Script manual, documentation of \frontmatter, \mainmatter, \backmatter (currently section “3.15. ...
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Chapter-like entries in TOC

If you are going to use that kind of functionality a lot, it would be better to wrap it in a command. \documentclass[12pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage[paperwidth=30pc, paperheight=30pc, margin=5pc]{...
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Chapter-like entries in TOC

\documentclass[12pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage[paperwidth=30pc, paperheight=30pc, margin=5pc]{geometry} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Linux Libertine O} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \...
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