{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 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} ...
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Fine Tuning Float Positioning [duplicate]

How can I make a float have a dedicated page AND be always placed on an EVEN page (ie left page of double sided book)? I explicitly do not want to have certain floats taking up a whole page on the ...
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Book style does wrong page shift

I'm writing my thesis in LaTeX and i'm using \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside,openright,titlepage]{book} but I have a problem. I want, as in books, that the odd pages are shift to the right and ...
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Different margins for odd and even pages, but not mirrored with memoir [duplicate]

I need a help with this page layout: top/bottom margins: 2cm for all pages on even pages: 3.5cm - 2cm on odd pages: 2cm - 2cm I tried: \setlrmarginsandblock{3cm}{2cm}{*} ...
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Memoir oneside/twoside question

I have a memoir-class document: \documentclass[oneside,letterpaper]{memoir} which I set to oneside or twoside depending on if I want to create either an electronic copy (one side) or printable copy ...
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TOC, LOF and LOT won't start on right [duplicate]

The Table of Contents, List of Figures and List of Tables won't start on the right page (recto) even though I put an openright documentclass option. I tried \clearpage before each one, didn't work. ...
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How to get dpfloat to take odd pages to be on left

This is a followup to the question: How to ensure that 2 couples of figures are on 2 facing pages?. The answer there was to use dpfloat. However, dpfloat assumes that even pages are on the left. In ...
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\twosides in KOMA - Why is my titlepage not centered

I'm using scrbook with the twosidesoption, and BCOR=10mm. The title page, being an odd page, has a large margin on the right, and a small margin on the left. I'm currently using the following to make ...
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Marginpar on a fixed side of two-column double-sided memoir document

I have a two-column, double-sided document class based on memoir, where the wide margin is always on the left. I would like the \marginpar to always be in this left margin, irrespective of whether it ...
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Two pictures, side by side on even and odd page

I am formatting a twopage book on latex and I have a diagram divided on two almost page size images. (Two captions). What can I do for putting the first image on an even page and the second on the ...
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Keeping consistent twoside margins across different pagenumbering styles

I'm writing a report which needs to be bound, and as such I'd like to use the twoside option. However, the first few pages of the report are causing some issues with the ordering. In the MWE below, ...
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Pagestyle wrong after \cleardoublepage [closed]

Using KOMA-script I have problems with a twosided document. I want my sections to start on an odd page, so i use \cleardoublepage before starting the next section. I want the section title to be ...
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Position two floats on opposing pages

I have some big body of text with a figure within it, and another figure that requires a full float page (I use \begin{figure}[p]). The two figures relate to one another, and should really be viewed ...
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Asymmetrical layout in two-sided document

I use two-sided document mode in Book class KOMA Script. It works well in the sense that the ToC, chapters, titles starts from the odd pages. Exactly we I need in a book. In a recent book I need to ...
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Have \cleardoublepage working in oneside scrreprt

That seems quite elementary, but I didn't find the answer. How can I have the \cleardoublepage command work in a oneside environment? That seems kind of odd to ask for that, but I have to send an ...
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write to back page of part

I have defined (using koma-script), that chapters only start on the right side. The same applies to part pages. So far this is ok. But now I want to insert a contents list (using titletoc) on the ...
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A pagestyle with note taking area on the verso page

Is there a way to create a pagestyle wich forces all of the content of a document to the recto pages and show a "note taking area" on the verso pages?
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Alternative for twoside

I'm using the report class and would like an alternative to the option "twoside". I want chapters and top level TOC-elements to start on right hand pages, but I don't want any of the other, layout ...
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komascript/scrpage2: odd page header in passages without a \section (two-sided docs)

Suppose you have a two-sided document. The even page's header contains the title of the current chapter; the odd page's header contains the title of the current section. Nothing too fancy, and pretty ...
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table of content, list of figures, list of tables in oneside in a twoside thesis [duplicate]

I am writing my thesis in twoside documentclass, but I want to put the table of contents, list of figures, list of tables and other frontmatter in oneside. I have been searching the google for many ...
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different type areas on even/odd pages

in some (very rare) cases, it might be desirable to have the type area, particularly the text width, be different on even and odd pages. Let's say we're typesetting a textbook that's supposed to have ...
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Odd-even margin

I am writing a book and I need to set the odd/even margin on the binding side. \usepackage[top=2cm, bottom=2cm, left=1cm, right=1cm, headsep=14pt]{geometry} I need left = 2.1cm for odd pages and ...
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Why does the \marginpar not appear on the left page?

I am working on a book right now and the margin notes are not appearing on the left-side pages. I tried using mparhack but it made no difference. Is my geometry, fancy style or another package ...
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How to make a long table split on even/odd pages?

On an A5 document, I want to print a long table, split on several pages (using longtable I know) but I also need the 2 columns of that table to be on each side of the document: left column on even ...
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Weird whole page indented and my goto preamble [duplicate]

The first page of my documents, after the title page is indented, relative to the whole document, ... I can't figure out why. Below I pasted a copy of my preamble. And I a new user of TexWorks, so ...
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Set different margins for even and odd pages

I have a class file for my document where I have declared margins: \setlrmarginsandblock{3.5cm}{2.5cm}{*}% with the left one bigger. But I wanted odd pages to have a bigger left margin and even ...
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Output two sided, but only on recto page — occasional images on verso

I am preparing a thesis. In order to reduce the number of physical sheets of paper, I need to print certain figures/tables on the verso side. However the university regs state that, while figs/tables ...
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Trouble with titlesec

I've been using titlesec for quite some time now and want to "pimp up my style" ;) I've read How to change header to list first section on page and not last section and tried to adapt the code for ...
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How to add binding space to memoir twoside

I'm using the LED template to MSc which uses memoir twoside. I need to print it and it requires extra margins for binding. How do I simply add the extra space on the spine side of the page? ...
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Citations in footnotes appear on a wrong page with the “twoside” option of scrreprt

For my work I'm using scrreprt and biblatex with the custom citation command from this answer. With the one-sided layout everything works fine but if I use twoside option then sometimes references in ...
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Margincaption (floatrow) in outer margin (twoside)

I'm using Want figure height to ignore side caption height to place a caption into the outer margin. Unfortunately, i can get it only to work with left pages. On right pages i can't muster bringing ...
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Why do \pagenumbering and \setpagecounter break \cleardoublepage?

It had taken me a few hours to hunt down a bug with my Thesis when I discovered \cleardoublepage does not have the correct behaviour for twosided documents. It should force a page following the ...
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problems with different margins for odd/even pages and openright does not work

I have two problems. The inner and outer margins on odd pages are different from those on even pages. On even pages the inner margin is a lot bigger. Desired outcome: bigger inner margin on odd ...
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Equation numbers in outer margins on a two-sided document

I'm looking for a two-sided extension to the solution for this question: Put equation numbers in the sidemargin with Tufte-Latex class This post seems relevant: Equation tag in twoside-mode outer ...
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Inconsistent rotations with \sidewaysfigure

In my document I'm largely using \sidewaysfigure. However, this results pictures with inconsistent placement and direction of included pictures and captions. By inconsistent I mean that figures and ...
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How to place all chapter titles on verso pages in ConTeXt?

I need to set all of the chapters within a document to begin on the verso, or left-hand pages. How can I get ConTeXt to add a blank page before each chapter title if the chapter title does not appear ...
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Change behavior of geometry for all pages

I'm using the llncs document class and wanted to change the margin of all pages, using the geometry package. I use the following command: ...
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Rotating sidewaystable [duplicate]

I use memoir to typeset a book. I've got a couple of one-page, horizontal tables. To typeset them I use the following draft code: \begin{sidewaystable} \caption{ } \label{ } \vspace{-0.5mm} ...
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Wide figures to spill out into the outer, not inner, margin in double-sided documents [duplicate]

I'm writing a text where I have some figures that need to be wider than the text width, and I want then to spill out into the outer (in my text, rather wide) margin. I have tried a solution which I ...
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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 ...