# How to create long underscore before the text? [duplicate]

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Long underscore in LaTeX

a sample output would be like:

__________ hello

__________ hello

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## marked as duplicate by Werner, Peter Grill, yo', egreg, Stefan Kottwitz♦Nov 11 '12 at 13:31

Something here or here might help you. For more options, search the site for "long underscore". – Scott H. Nov 11 '12 at 3:20
I think you should take a look here .... at the point \newcommand{\Qline}[1]{\noindent\rule{#1}{0.6pt}} – karathan Nov 11 '12 at 12:57

You can write it in a number of ways, but the easiest is probably \rule{<len>}{<width>} hello where you specify <len> and <width>. Typically, <width> is 0.4pt.
\documentclass{article}