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

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How to remove headers and footers for pages between chapters?

To ensure that a new chapter starts on a right-hand page, the book class (and the report class with the options twoside and openright) will insert blank pages between chapters if necessary. However, ...
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How do I make pages which were “intentionally left blank”?

I have a scrbook document with an openright option, i.e. every once in a while a blank left page appears in the document. Not that I really want to do this, but how could I include the infamous "This ...
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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} \usepackage[...
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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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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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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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How to remove a blank page “before” the title page

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXniCenter for writing my thesis. I have a lot of packages and everything was going well, until last night that a blank page with ".0" written in the top left corner kept ...
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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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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 modifications), ...
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Landscape A3 page in Portrait A4 Document - adds a blank page or reorients previous page - please help!

I've got an landscape A3 page in an A4 document, but the way I've written the code, it requires a blank page, or orients the previous page landscape too. Can anyone advise? Also, is there an easy ...
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Per-chapter blank page disappears after Chapter 2

I use LaTeX with the document class book. I´d like a blank page between chapters but it works only after Chapter 1. I've tried to force a blank page with \newpage, \clearpage and \cleardoublepage and ...
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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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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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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 appear ...
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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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Trouble with Bible Style page header lines

I'm attempting to typeset a Bible for my mom and I'm running into a few problems and I was hoping someone here could help. First I'll start with the easy question. I'm currently using two columns ...
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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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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. \documentclass[twoside]...
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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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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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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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\pagestyle{plain} between chapters without page number after titlepage?

I've found numerous posts about removing the header/footer on the blank pages between chapters, and they work fine with one big exception... I need a \pagestyle{plain} (i.e. single centered pg#) at ...
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Phantom or blank pages between chapters

I am setting a book for Springer using their style sheet and have hit a problem where I am getting phantom pages between chapters. The complete book comprises front matter, toc, list of tables, 36 ...
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Blank page before titlepage using indented sections

I'm trying to indent all my contents except for all headings. I tried using the method described in this method for indenting all the normal text. However, if I combine it with either a \title command ...
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Empty Last Page in IEEE Conference Format

I am writing a conference paper with a preamble like this. \documentclass[conference, 10pt, letterpaper, twoside, twocolumn, final]{IEEEtran} The conference has a page limit of five pages. After a ...
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Why do I get an unnecessary blank page between abstract and acknowledgement?

There is an unnecessary blank page between abstract and acknowledgement. The content of abstract.tex is between \begin{abstract} and \end{abstract}. The content of ack.tex starts with \chapter*{...
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How to insert blank page after tittle in two sided document

I have a two sided document and I want to print. The abstract comes on the back side of the title which is not neat. I want the abstract to be on a separate page (right sided). I will have to do ...
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Blank page removal

I have two questions please: (1) I have a blank page in my Latex document, and I don't know how to get rid of it. (2) I don't understand why my Abstract has no title. My code: \documentclass[12pt,...
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How can I modify the preamble in Lyx? [duplicate]

I am using Lyx and need to modify my document's preamble. Where should I add \documentclass[openany]{scrbook} \usepackage{classicthesis} \begin{document} \chapter{A} in order to remove blank ...
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\begin{flushleft} creates a blank page before title page

When using flushlefta blank page is added before my title page. I would like to remove this but am not sure how. I've read many of the similar "blank page" questions, but didn't find one related to my ...