{double-sided} is about double-sided document layouts, e.g. different margins for left and right pages or chapters always starting on a right page.

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How to override a subclass of book to get TOC on even page?

I am trying to get my table of contents on a verso page (i.e., an even-numbered one). I have seen several threads on similar topics here, and many of them recommend making your own command more or ...
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How can I change the side of all (or single) pages of a twoside book?

My book's first page is righthanded the second page is lefthanded the third righthanded and so on but I want it of the form: first page to be lefthanded the second page to be righthanded the third ...
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Memoir class forces recto page after \mainmatter

The memoir's \mainmatter forces the next page to be a recto page. How can I disable that?
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Remove blank pages in twosided book class without openany

I am writing my thesis using \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} At the end of chapters, I get a blank page. This is because chapters start from right side (Odd page number, [RO] and that ...
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How to make landscape mode rotate in a twoside book both for pdfviewer and printer?

I wanted the even pages' text, to face outwards, to be easy to read the text/table. I combined two different approaches that made the desired result happen for the pdf viewer. But when I print the ...
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Addmargin on even and odd pages

I have large outer margins and I want some time more text, on the left for even pages and on the right for odd pages. I tried: \begin{addmargin*} ... \end{addmargin*} But the result is good only ...
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Footnotes per page spread

Now, I heard of footnotes per page, section, chapter, part or document, used all of them, but recently I got a (strange?) request to have footnote counter reset per page spread, i.e., after every odd ...
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twoside page, outside border on right side smaller than on the left

I have to hand in my thesis tomorrow and it's not working. I want to print it like a book (print front and rear of a page). That's why I am using twopages. But the outside border is different for the ...
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Page numbering and binding offset

I have a two-sided document with a few unnumbered introductory pages, and I want to start page numbering from 1 after these pages. To do that, I suppress page numbers with \pagenumbering{gobble}, and ...
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Header on even or odd pages

Hi everyone I have been trying to create a different header for even or odd pages where I want to see the name of the section and the name of subsections. This is what I have done but it is not ...
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Line numbers on different margins in two-sided document

I'm using the lineno package to print line numbers in my two-sided document, but they are always printed in the left margin. \documentclass[twoside]{book} \usepackage{lineno} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Exclude line numbers from margin width

I am using the lineno package to add linenumbers on my twosided document. However, I have a restriction to leave a margin of 2.5cm inner and 4cm outer margin. This has to be completely free space. ...
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How to split a footnote only to odd pages

I have a document which uses the eledpar package to edit parallel texts. On the even pages, I have a original text from an author and on the odd pages I have my commentary of the text. All is ...
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A5/B5 papersize book with margin notes

I am trying to make a diary that will have a book-like page structure with side notes in A5/B5 paper size. I was able to create the style I want, but it can only be applied using an article ...
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How to remove margin notes space in book class?

By default, the "book" class produces a layout with a big space for margin notes. One consequence of this behavior is the binding side has a smaller margin than the other side (with the twoside option ...
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Package for game/playing cards (not only poker)

Is there a package to design playing cards (NOT ONLY POKER and similar card games, but board games like this and that) in TeX (and friends)? I'm well aware of this one and a half years old topic ...
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Moving equations and aligns into outer margin

I have rather narrow text width, so sometimes I have to move floats to the outer margin. In case of drawings and tables I use command \widefloat defined below \documentclass[11pt]{scrbook} ...
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Extending figures into the margin on even vs. odd pages

I am using KOMA script for my document. Occasionally, I have a float that is wider than text width, and I want the float to be pushed into the outer margin. This is why I defined \widefloat command, ...
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KOMA script - widening text width

I have a longtable that is about 14cm wide and the text width of 12 cm. Therefore I would like to widen the text width on two pages for 2 cm, toward the outer edge of the page. I have "discovered" ...
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Deactivate twoside for bibliography and glossary

since the bibliography and glossary barely fit into their columns and start using several pages, I would like to deactivate twoside for them. How can this be acomplished or is that a bad practice?
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Wide table in twoside document

I am using a twoside document style and have a wide table crossing the right margin if it is on a right page. How can I disable the twoside style for just the table to center it. What is the correct ...
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How to put a symbol always in the right margin, even in twoside mode, like line numbers of lineno?

I discovered the package lineno which in twoside mode of the class article can force to put the line numbers on the right. I really like that because I want me QED symbol to do the same. Currently, ...
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How to use one-sided pages formatting in classicthesis without shifting title page?

I'm using the classicthesis package with the template provided on latextemplates.com (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/classicthesis-typographic-thesis) to write my MSc thesis. I am required to ...
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How to vertical align lines of facing pages

It is a good typographic practice* that lines of two facing pages are aligned. Also, the lines at the two sides of a paper should be aligned. How can I achieve this with LaTeX? Especially when having ...
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Specification of the Layout for Q-A Reference Cards (Flashcards, Visual Cards)

I'm relatively new to LaTeX and I've used Microsoft Word so far for virtually all work with documents. For college, to use own question-and-answer reference cards, I decided once to split a portrait ...
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Problem with margins using amsart and geometry packages

I do not want different margins on even and odd sides, I just want the usual page setup from the amsart package. However, consider: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Problem with margins

I need to set margins. The odd pages should have left margin 3.5 cm and right margin 2.5 cm. The even pages should have left margin 2.5 cm and right margin 3.5 cm. I tried to do it but for example by ...
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strictpagecheck and adjustwidth - buglet in memoir and related questions

My documents have frequent material that requires checking whether I am verso or recto (either marginals or material where I am adjusting the margin width via adjustwidth). Generally I have not had to ...
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Full-width figure, odd/even pages + margin

situation I'm using the memoir class, two-sided. I left place for margin notes. Thus the text block is not at the center of my "sheet of paper" and this non-central position is different for odd and ...
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Switch to one-side layout in KOMA-Script scrbook

I'm using scrbook as document class for my thesis. The two-page layout is just fine in general, but I want the Appendix to be one-sided only. I read the following post Switch to one-sided mode in the ...
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Make every other page a float page (or empty) [duplicate]

I would like to be able to make every other page in a double-sided document be a float page or empty (apart from header w/page number). Ideally this would be the verso page and all floats (unless ...
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Show footnotes on odd pages only

I'm writing my thesis using the scrbook-class. Is it possible to display footnotes only on the odd (right) pages? This should mean that \footnote{something} should be collected on even pages and ...
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How to create a short caption (as \listoffigures entry) with \twopagepicture?

Using the \twopagepicture command like in this example (How to include a picture over two pages, left part on left side, right on right (for books)?), is there any chance to create an entry to the ...
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problem with change of pagenumbering with twoside

I am using scrartcl with the twopage option to get a two sided document. The result is as desired. If I change the pagenumbering after the first few pages (title page, list of contents, ...) from ...
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wrong twoside margin

I am using the twoside margin in a book classes but I have inverse margins. On odd pages left margin is wider than the right one and viceversa on even pages. It is a subclasses, I attached it below, ...
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Ensure figures are placed on an odd page

Is there a way to ensure that figures (or other floats) are always displayed on an odd page? I'm using memoir for writing my thesis, which can be set to automatically place e.g. chapter beginnings on ...
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Nonstandard quotation margins

I would like to create a document with nonstandard quotation environment. The goal is that on odd pages quotations have to be indent on the left, and on even pages in opposite way (indent on the ...
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How to put equation numbers on the left or the right, depending on whether the page is odd or even

I'm trying to create a document that has labels on different sides on even and odd pages. I would like the labels were on the even-numbered pages on the right and on the odd-numbered pages on the ...
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scrbook twoside=off but alternating headings like with twoside=on?

I use scrbook for a large document and decided to print it out one sided only. So I added twoside=off to the scrbook class options. However, that's not quite what I wanted to achieve. There is only a ...
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How to create different margins for odd and even pages?

I'm trying to create a document that has different margins on even and odd pages. This is what I've tried: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[slovene]{babel} ...
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Margin vertical rule on outside margin of twosided memoir

So I have found this code which puts a rule inside the left margin. How can I get the code to switch to the outside margin on a two sided document? I can't locate the original post, as it was on ...
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Ho do I draw a line on the INNER margin in a double-sided document?

With the mdframed package one can draw nice lines on the left or right of the text. For example: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,11pt]{article} \usepackage[framemethod=TikZ]{mdframed} ...
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Is it possible to use tcolorbox in XeLaTeX?

This is a trivial color box, which provided by tcolorbox package: \begin{tcolorbox}[colback=red!5!white,colframe=red!75!black,title=My nice heading] This is another \textbf{tcolorbox}. \tcblower ...
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How can one ensure that footnotes page-wrap only from verso (back, even-numbered) to recto (front, odd-numbered) pages?

How can one ensure that footnotes page-wrap only from verso (back, even-numbered) to recto (front, odd-numbered) pages? With the following code, the line to which the second footnote is attached ...
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heading breaks with twopage option for book class

I had to switch from oneside to twoside option for book class to get the binding right. Unfortunately this breaks the chapter headings if they land on even pages (on uneven pages the heading looks ...
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Section name on the right hand sides (odd numbered) [closed]

Here are the command lines that appear in the preamble of a book manuscript: \pagestyle{fancy} \lhead{\nouppercase{\rightmark}} \rhead{\nouppercase{\leftmark}} \renewcommand{\chaptermark}[1]{% ...
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Placement of margins notes on even pages

I'm writing a textbook and am using \marginpar to put a mnemonic on the margins (a triangle and a writing hand symbol from the marvosym package) for the reader to work out the derivation in the text. ...
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Is there a list environment with (double sided) page headers?

This question is an extension of Headers and footers for listing environment?: I have a list of objects (like tables or simply boxes) that should be vertically stacked (so it's a list) and is longer ...
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How to make a doublesided longtable with a doublesided header? [duplicate]

I'm currently struggeling to extend a onesided longtable with fixed column widths to a double-sided layout (where the position of the columns changes depending on even/odd pages). My current approach ...
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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} ...