When you create a Markdown document with template, the template is defined in the YAML of the file. To amend the elements of the template, you will need to edit the YAML parameters.

General parameters
KeyTypePossible Value
documentClassstringarticle, book, report, letter, beamer
baseDocumentClassstringarticle, book, report, letter, beamer
documentClassArglatexString-
titlestring-
authorstring-
datestring or \today-
headingLevelnumber3, 5
headingUnnumberedbooltrue, false
fontPackageNamestringSee catalogue.
familyDefaultstringsfdefault, ttdefault, rmdefault
geometrylatexString-
lineSpreadnumber-
noPageNobooltrue, false
makeTitlebooltrue, false
tableOfContentsbooltrue, false
noIndentbooltrue, false
parIndentlatexString-
parSkipbooltrue, false
xColorbooltrue, false


To have more control over specific documentClass, here are the special parameters:

documentClass: letter
KeyTypePossible Value
openinglatexString-
closinglatexString-
signaturelatexString-
pslatexString-
encllatexString-
cclatexString-
toAddresslatexString-
fromAddresslatexString-


documentClass: beamer
KeyTypePossible Value
useThemestringSee catalogue.
useOuterThemestringSee catalogue.
useInnerThemestringSee catalogue.
useColorThemestringSee catalogue.
subtitlelatexString-
institutelatexString-
setBeamerTemplate_NavigationSymbolsbooltrue, false


documentClass: book
KeyTypePossible Value
stylestringnovel, textbook
lettrinestring-
lettrineFontHooklatexString-
lettrineTextFontlatexString-
publisherstring-
isbnstring-
licensestring-


documentClass: article
No special parameters.

documentClass: report
No special parameters.
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