# [texhax] changing chapter (+ code)

Christian Deindl deindl at soziologie.uzh.ch
Fri Jan 9 14:35:00 CET 2009

I've got an off-list remark to give more information.
below you'll find the example I'm currently using.

I'm about to finish a report and I want to change the positon of the
chapter-headlines. the default is a large gap between the page and the
It shouldn't be that complicated but I couldn't find anything useful by a

secondly I want to suppress a pagenumer on the first page of each chapter.

christian

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%example

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report}
\usepackage[ngerman]{babel}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
\usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc}
\usepackage[marginal]{footmisc}
\usepackage{longtable}
\usepackage{graphicx}
\usepackage{float}
\usepackage{apager}
\usepackage{subfigure}
\usepackage{url}
\usepackage{setspace}
\usepackage{chngcntr}
\usepackage{lmodern}
\usepackage{lscape}
\usepackage[hang,bf]{caption}
\usepackage{eurosym}
\usepackage{dcolumn}
\usepackage{rotating}
\usepackage{fancyhdr}

\pagestyle{fancy}

\clubpenalty = 10000 \widowpenalty = 10000 \displaywidowpenalty = 10000

\setlength{\belowcaptionskip}{2pt}

\counterwithout{footnote}{chapter}

\begin{document}

\pagenumbering{roman}

\tableofcontents

\clearpage
\onehalfspacing
\pagenumbering{arabic}

\fancyhf{}

\chapter{Name}

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text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text
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text text text text text text text text text text text text text text

\end{document}