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Appendicies in LateX

  1. Apr 30, 2009 #1
    I have written

    \begin{appendix}
    \section{name1}
    blah blah
    \section{name2}
    \subsection{name3}
    \end{appendix}

    It calls them 'A name1' etc, I want it to write 'Appendix A: name1'

    How do I get it to do this?

    My class environment is article which I don't want to change because that will change other things like the numbering.

    help!
     
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  3. Apr 30, 2009 #2

    Dr Transport

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    You have to go into the style file and hack it to ensure that you get Appendix A etc..as opposed to A, B etc......
     
  4. May 1, 2009 #3
    how?
     
  5. May 1, 2009 #4

    cristo

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    Locate the article.cls file, find the line that defines the appendix layout, and amend it to what you want it to look like.
     
  6. May 4, 2009 #5

    turin

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    Noooo! First, COPY article.cls to a file with a different name and a .cls extension. Then, do the hacking.
     
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