# 5.7 Page Styles and Page Numbering - latex backmatter

## latex backmatter - LaTeX/Document Structure - Wikibooks, open books for an open world

The \backmatter command has the effect of changing numbered chapters to unnumbered ones, but not to change the page numbering format.. If you want roman page numbering in the backmatter, add the following lines in your preamble: \usepackage{etoolbox} \makeatletter \patchcmd{\backmatter} {\@mainmatterfalse} {\@mainmatterfalse\pagenumbering{roman}} {} {} \makeatother. Mar 08, 2015 · I'm doing my undergraduate thesis, and structure of the document given by the commands \frontmatter, \mainmatter and \backmatter is excellent, as these do this: The frontmatter chapters will not be numbered.

>What is the \backmatter for? "A Guide to LaTeX" says: In the book class, introduces the material that comes at the end bibliography, index) by turning off the chapter numbering of . \backmatter. which doesn't affect the page numbering but, like \frontmatter, suppresses the sectional unit numbering. Note: The abstract environment isn't defined by the scrbook class, as a book summary is usually incorporated into an introductory section. This is a simple \LaTeX \.

The \backmatter leaves the page numbering alone but switches the chapters back to being not numbered. See Larger book template for an example using the . typical problems that arise while writing a thesis with LaTeX and suggests improved solutions by handling easy packages. Many suggestions can be applied to book and article styles, as well. I would like to thank Fabiano Busdraghi who helped me to write sec.4, Massimiliano Do-.

How do I remove blank pages coming between two chapters in Appendix? Ask Question Asked 10 years, 7 months ago. Active 11 months ago. Viewed 177k times 76. 25. Is there a way to remove blank pages appearing between two chapters, in Appendix? latex. share | improve this question. edited Aug 9 '15 at 1:08. LaTeX: remove blank page after a. but the latex thesis cls file I use generates only the letter A followed by the appendix title: A (title for appendix A) The thesis cls file defines a "backmatter" command and the .