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Question about centering an image having a badbox

If you have a large image and you get a warning about an overful box then when you try to center that image will you have a result the image centered around it's center or nothing will happen? And why ...
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How to disable / suppress bad box warnings within a longtable?

I have a quite long (3 pages) longtable in landscape and it is generating me a ton of bad box warnings (overfull \vbox and \hbox messages up to 30.0000pt too wide). But the table is perfectly fine for ...
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todonotes package causes badboxes

I use the todonotes package in my document and I noticed that every todonote that goes into the margin (so all without the inline option) causes two badboxes and one warning: Overfull \hbox ...
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The badness value is always 10000

I use WinEdt8.1 to create my TeX files and I prefer PDFTeX instead of TeX or LaTeX. I noticed that when I create an underfull box (horizontal or vertical) the badness value is always 10000. For ...
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badbox of “underful hbox (badness 1158)”

I wrote the following reference in my .bib file: @ARTICLE{Auvinet11, author = {E. Auvinet and F. Multon and A. St-Arnaud and J. Rousseau and J. Meunier}, title = {Fall Detection With Multiple ...
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How reduce badbox sensitivity locally?

In my document I have a Underfull \vbox (badness 2662). I want to ingnore this specific badbox but none of the others. Therefore, I want to make LaTeX locally less sensitive to badboxes. I tried ...
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underfull \hbox (badness 1342) in paragraph

This message of warning appears at the line 967, which says: Las ecuaciones en \eqref{eq1.32} sugieren un m\'etodo para calcular las factorizaciones \QR reducidas. Dados $a^1,a^2,\dotsc$, podemos ...
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Penalty or badness for linebreak near start or end of sentence

I would like to set a penalty or badness for breaking a sentence (or the contents of some \command{...}) too early. More specifically, I would like the penalty of a line break to be dependent on the ...
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\newcommand creates underfull\hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph

I have a 2-column document with repeating boxes. So I created these macros (don't mind the colors and boxheight): % ------------------------------------------------------- % aitparagraph % % gives ...
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Badbox from PGF layer using fit

Why does the code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{backgrounds,fit} \tikzstyle{internal} = [draw, fill, shape=circle] \begin{document} ...
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Tabular: Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph at lines

I read all the questions regarding the error message Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph at lines but I am still not sure if my code is correct. The problem is with the tabular of a table. ...
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Ignore badness 10000 in \ttfamily

Due to zero stretch in \ttfamily the lines get Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) often. I would like to ignore these, still being informed about other badnesses in the same paragraph. See the example: ...
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Underful hbox badness 10000

A while back I ran across a web page that explained how to avoid this error by not using \\ but hfill or hspace. I can't remember which one or find anything else about it. It was a very simple ...
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How to properly code a TeX file, or at least avoid `badness 10000`

I'm coding a TeX file and although the .pdf is correctly rendered, I'm using "stone age" tools to code it. As some examples, I use \\ to leave a line space between two paragraphs, or \noindent in ...
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Changing the color of the typeblock by changing the color of the text

Admittedly a looooooong shot... We're all taught that one of the prime objectives of typesetting is providing a uniform typeblock color (ie. the proportion of ink / no-ink on a page) as that is ...
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Adding a cost of extra pages / forcing a page limit

TeX creates a document by solving an optimization problem, where different spacings etc. are assigned different costs, or "badness". All writers of papers, especially for conferences proceedings have ...
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How does \everyhbox work?

Knuth in the TexBook Chapter 24, gives a short list of the every commands. The \everyhbox command inserts a token list - as its name implies- before a horizontal box. Here is a short example: ...