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My question is after I redefine the length of footrule, the footrule doesn't change the position on even or odd page, it's always at the left side. Did I lost something or there's the other way to redefine it? sorry for updating late.


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If you're using geometry to set your page layout, you need to do that before setting the header/footer via fancyhdr. See Adjusting the line width of the header with geometry and fanchyhdr. Is this the case? – Werner Aug 13 '12 at 23:01
Do you want to change the length or the position of the rule? – Gonzalo Medina Aug 13 '12 at 23:28
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If I understand your question correctly, you can check if the page is even or odd and place the rule accordingly; here's an example illustrating this with the help of the ifoddpage package:

\usepackage{lipsum}% just to generate text for the example

\fancyfoot[LE,RO]{\normalsize BlahBlahBlahBlah\\BlahBlahBlahBlah}



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Thank you very much!!!!!!This is exactly I what I need!Thank you! – Jrsy Aug 13 '12 at 23:37

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