{blank-page} is about creating and handling blank pages in (La)TeX

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Blank pages after \include in LaTeX report class

I'm writing my thesis as several separate chapters and incorporating them into one .tex file. Some of the chapters are pdfs of articles, and they are simply added to my master.tex using \input. ...
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How to remove blank pages with random numbers coming between two chapters? [closed]

I am writing my thesis using \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} but at the end of some chapters I am getting a blank page with a random number on the top of the blank page.Can anyone ...
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blank page shows up after adding \usepackage[pdfpagelabels]{hyperref}

I have index.tex that I made a copy of it. renamed the copy to index_bad.tex, and added the line \usepackage[pdfpagelabels]{hyperref} to its preamble. So the 2 files are identical other than this ...
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Make chapters start on odd pages [duplicate]

I need to make my chapters start on odd pages and keep heading and page numbering for the blank page before it. I read somewhere that Latex makes this in book documents by default, but I'm still ...
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How do I put a blank page between two pages of the table of contents? [duplicate]

My table of contents have two pages, page ix and page x, but I want to just let even pages have contents, so I have to put a blank page between those two. So I need to have the TOC at pages ix and xi, ...
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How do I put a blank page IN summary?

my summary have two pages, page ix and page x, but I want to just let even pages have contents, so I have to put a blank page between those two. So I need to have the summary at pages ix and xi, and ...
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Unwanted blank page prepended to large table

Problem-ku: A page-long table Gets a blank page prepended I do not want this The table is very large (69x20) but fits on one page. Here's the code I'm using at the beginning and end of the ...
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How to start document with empty page followed by table of contents?

In a book class document, I am trying to insert one empty page before the table of contents. I tried with the following code : \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \begin{document} ...
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Inserting a blank left starting page in a Koma-script book

I am finishing my dissertation, and I'm using the Koma-script scrbook class. My text starts on a right page, which is exactly what I want, but for printing I need to add a completely blank, unnumbered ...
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How can I get rid of a blank page that appears me before my references?

I'm using WinEdt 7. I would like to know how can I eliminate the blank page that appears before my references. This is my code (.tex): \renewcommand{\bibname}{ ...
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Avoiding empty page between a very full page and the index?

I'm getting an empty page between the last page of the book and the index. The reason seems to be an over-full last page of text. I'm already using openany. In the following example, all the "bla" ...
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Latex inserting blank pages between figures

I have a large number of (.eps) figures which I want to put into a stand-alone .pdf document. I have a script which puts together the code shown below twice (but is repeated dozens of times). The ...
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Why is a blank page inserted in the middle of the first signature when impositioning with Context?

Tonight I'm impositioning a book for doublesided printing on A4 sheets. The book is in A5 format and will be bound with octavo signatures (4 pieces of A4 sheet are folded in half to form 16 pages of ...
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How do I use \hfill and \maketitle without creating a blank page?

I'm trying to put my name in the right-hand side of the header and have a title that is not on its own page. When I put \hfill before \maketitle, I get a page with just the header, followed by the ...
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How to remove blank first page in document that contains only tables and figures [closed]

Actually I want to move my figures and tables to a separate LaTeX file. But when I compiled that new file I got a blank first page. So I want to know how can I remove that blank first page. By the ...
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Force scrbook class to have only oneside option

In my custom .cls class file I'm using the following code \LoadClass[10pt,twoside=true,open=right,cleardoublepage=empty,chapterprefix=true]{scrbook} This is ok, but I would like to force oneside ...
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How do I get a blank column?

I'm trying to create a program (i.e. the paper kind you hand out) in LaTeX. I've got \documentclass[landscape, letterpaper] and I'm running into problems with the columns. I've tried multicol, ...
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Deleting blank page after title page

Using amsbook, I get a blank white page after the title page and before the TOC. Any way to delete this page? Many thanks. Here is a MWE, for what it's worth: \documentclass[openany]{amsbook} ...
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blank page not created

I create a blank page using \newcommand\blankpage{ %comando pagina vuota \null \thispagestyle{empty}% \addtocounter{page}{-1}% \newpage} Here it is one my page: ...
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delete page number in cleardoublepage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove headers and footers for pages between chapters? I created a document using \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, twoside, openright]{book} ...
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How to remove empty page after appendix and the next chapter?

I am using LaTeX for my thesis and I am getting a blank page after Appendix and the next chapter. My document class is book: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,12pt]{book} I have tried inserting the ...
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How to redefine default macros of document class

When choosing a document class, I find they all generate some unwanted change to my document, but I'm having trouble changing the default macros to set the formatting right. In my preamble I'm ...
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why isn't a blank page inserted?

Shouldn't the following code \documentclass{book} \usepackage[absolute]{textpos} \providecommand{\insertblankpage}[0]{ \newpage \leavevmode \thispagestyle{empty} \newpage } \begin{document} ...
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Remove blank pages after title and Table of contents

I'm using the book style, and I've got a title and ToC, they generate a lot of blank spaces after them that is completely unnecessary; how do I stop this behaviour? Here is my example code ...
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Can images and tables be always placed immediately after the paragraph they are first mentioned, even if white-space needed to move to another page?

I would like to ensure that when I mention a table/figure in the text, the figure/table will appear after that paragraph ends. Even if this means leaving the rest of the page blank and putting the ...
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Latex, remove blanks between sections in a chapter [closed]

I am writing thesis with 10 chapters, each of them has multiple sections. In Latex, I put each section in a separate file. But, there are blank spaces between sections in each chapter in the pdf ...
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Blank pages with a message [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I make pages which were “intentionally left blank”? I want to produce the effects as in a conventional book, wherein you have \cleardoublepage with a ...
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Additional empty page in songbook

While compiling a songbook, with the songs.sty package from http://songs.sourceforge.com/, I get an additional empty page after a song, which fills the entire page. A small example where this is ...
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\newpage and \clearpage does not work

The following problem shows up: Usually after the end of every chapter, there's a blank page before the new chapter starts in my document. Funnily enough, there is one point in my pdf where is no ...
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blank pages and fancyhdr package [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove headers and footers for pages between chapters? I have a document class set as book and added the \usepackage{fancyhdr} package. but now I have some blank ...
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blank page without number page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Add a new empty page I would add to my latex document a blank page.I tried using \newpage but I receive as result a new blank page with page number at the bottom. How ...
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Add a quote to a blank page centered

I would like to start my thesis with a blank page with a quote of a famous scientist. I however do not find an elegant way to create the following in a estecially pleasing way (a larger font, stylish ...
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How I can automatically add a page if the total number of pages is odd?

I need automatically add a blank page (also without document header, numbering and footer) at the end of the document, if the total numbers of pages is odd. How I can do that? And preferably without ...
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Blank page after bibliography

I want to create a blank page after the bibliography which has no page number or any other things I've defined in fancyhdr. Just a blank page, where I can input some text. How do I do this?
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Full page table template

I am making a manual with LaTeX and at the end of the manual I want to insert a full-page blank table where I can have people sign to acknowledge that they have read the manual. Currently I am doing ...
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Problem with image position on an empty page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Table in LaTeX appearing in middle of next page I'm triying to make an image appear on top, but only works if I have some text, otherwise, the image appears at the ...
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How to insert a blank page or other annotation space next to each page

For a questionaire-alike document, I want to add a blank page next to every other page. These pages must get the default headers, footers etceteras and should be included in the page numbering. This ...
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LaTeX inserts blank page between figures

I am writing a relatively long text in LaTeX. At some points I need to include a bunch of large figers (2 figures per page, no text) using \figure and \includegraphics. In order to avoid pages with ...
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Insert a blank page after current page

I want to insert a blank page in a document so that the text would be added to the content of the current page till it reaches end of the page, the next page would be empty, and the text continue from ...
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Add a new empty page

I have a .tex file which is like my main, \documentclass[spanish]{article} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Adding empty pages to fill up a book page quota

I am writing a book and have already made contract for x pages with the printing company, so I want to create a PDF containing x pages. However, say that I only have material enough to fill x − y ...
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Prevent \listofalgorithms from producing blank page

I'm writing my thesis with latex, and there's a chapter in which are described some algorithms using the algorithmicx package. What I want to do is to place an index of algorithms at the very ...
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Blank pages header [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove head- and footlines for pages between chapters? I have a problem that I'm not able to solve with LaTeX: I'm in book mode. Then LaTeX leaves a blank page ...
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Why does [pdf]latex not produce a page when nothing is in the body?

Having a blank PDF file may be useful for a certain situation that I don't know. Neither \documentclass{minimal} \begin{document} \end{document} nor \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Is there a way to leave the even pages blank within one chapter only?

I'm writing a thesis and would like the contents to be printed on odd pages only (when using a duplex printer, the rest of the thesis should be printed double-sided). I would also like to have this ...
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Avoiding page numbers in empty pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove head- and footlines for pages between chapters? I have empty pages in my document, many created using \cleardoublepage. I want the page number not to ...
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How to have a blank even page before every chapter

I've started to use Latex to create a book. I feel like I've gotten the basics down, but I am still very much at the beginning of my learning curve. Google has been a great resource, but I have not ...
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Ensure last page is even and blank [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How I can automatically add a page if the total number of pages is odd? I am writing a report in two-sided mode. Report is based on the erdcclass file (with ...
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Remove unnecessary blank page after creating an appendix

Declaring appendices, an unnecessary blank page is created immediately after. Leaving a 1-page break before the first appendix!? How can this blank page be removed. MWE below. ...
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unwanted blank page inserted before tabular

i have a document that consists of a single multi-page table. Unfortunately it gets a blank page inserted as the first page, I absolutely don't want this (it screws with page numbering, etc). If I ...