Commit 1179ad38 authored by Alessandro Di Federico's avatar Alessandro Di Federico
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Use LyX initials module

parent 61ebd96e
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\options openright
\use_default_options false
\master ../thesis.lyx
\begin_modules
initials
\end_modules
\maintain_unincluded_children false
\language english
\language_package default
......@@ -492,11 +495,7 @@ Fancy initial letters
\end_layout
\begin_layout Standard
Another thing that can be fancied are the initial letters.
This is a very simple modification that you can do to add a personal touch
to each chapter.
There is a package that permits to customize, with various options, initial
letters called
LyX supports the
\family sans
lettrine
\family default
......@@ -511,47 +510,62 @@ http://www.ctan.org/pkg/lettrine
\end_inset
).
There are a lot of options to create your personal style for each initial,
Figure
\begin_inset CommandInset ref
LatexCommand ref
reference "fig:initial-letters"
) package through the Initials module.
Go to
\family sans
Document
\family default
\family sans
\SpecialChar \menuseparator
\family default
\family sans
Settings \SpecialChar \menuseparator
Modules \SpecialChar \menuseparator
Initials and add it to the document.
A new environment will be available: Initial.
Then go to the Insert menu (or right click on Initial) and choose Initial
first, and then Rest
\begin_inset space ~
\end_inset
of
\begin_inset space ~
\end_inset
shows two possible styles of initials.
Initial.
\end_layout
\begin_layout Standard
\align center
\begin_inset Float figure
placement h
wide false
sideways false
\begin_layout Initial
\begin_inset Argument 2
status open
\begin_layout Plain Layout
\align center
\begin_inset Graphics
filename images/lettrine.pdf
T
\end_layout
\end_inset
\end_layout
\begin_layout Plain Layout
\begin_inset Caption
\begin_inset Argument 3
status open
\begin_layout Plain Layout
\begin_inset CommandInset label
LatexCommand label
name "fig:initial-letters"
his
\end_layout
\end_inset
Two examples of initial letters
is an example of how it looks.
Now I've to keep writing something so you can appreciate the fact that
the first letter of this paragraph is two rows high.
Isn't it cool? I wouldn't abuse of them though.
In Help
\family sans
\SpecialChar \menuseparator
Embedded Objects you can find further options you can use.
\end_layout
\begin_layout Section
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......@@ -44,6 +44,10 @@
\end_preamble
\options openright
\use_default_options false
\begin_modules
initials
customHeadersFooters
\end_modules
\maintain_unincluded_children false
\language english
\language_package babel
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