{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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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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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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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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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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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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Equation tag in twoside-mode outer

At the moment I thinking about the following think. When I use the twoside mode to write a book I want to print the number of the equation outer. I can modify it manually with these two commands: ...
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Marginnote with geometry package

In my document i'm using the packages geometry and marginnote. The problem ist the following: If I use a newgeometry, the marginnote will stay on odd pages at same horizontaly position as by the ...
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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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Notes and page bibliography on verso pages

I thought this would sound crazy, but there have been similar questions already: Placing text and footnotes on separate pages A pagestyle with note taking area on the verso page Figures on left ...
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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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Roman numbering, cleardoublepage and table of content not working

I'm currently doing the thesis report and I cant seem to get the numbering to work as well as the along with some other stuff. What I want is Abstract(eng) Abstract(swe) and Acknowledgments to all be ...
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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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Print two-sided B5 book on A4 “corners”

I have a B5 thesis to print and the printing houses proposed me to print and bind it on A4 paper and then make two cuts. I've used the crop package but the problem is for twoside document, you can ...
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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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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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Question about changing the position of the footnote rule

My question is after I redefine the length of footrule, the footrule doesn't change the position on even or odd page, it's always at the left side. Did I lost something or there's the other way to ...
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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 I implement a twocolumn template

How can I implement such template (two columns): In my case additional panel can contain images.
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Odd/even page wrongly detected if there is not enough space on the current page

I'd like to put: some text on the outer side of the page, some another text on the inner side of the page. For this, I make use of the (\checkoddpage) \ifoddpage test provided by the changepage ...
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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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Same margins when specifying “twoside” in memoir?

I'm using the memoir document class with options openright and twoside. However, as the document will be printed on regular paper instead of being binded into a book, I wish the left and right margins ...
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Memoir - set headrule on right hand pages only

I'm writing two-sided using memoir. I have modified a template to put content from the front matter only on right-hand (recto) pages. This, however, does not ensure that verso pages are completely ...
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Making marginnote to appear either side of twocolumn, twoside document

I have the following MWE in which the \marginnote need to appear at correct margin. For example the margin notes one, two, three and four need to appear on left margin of first page. In the second ...
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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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Force articles to openright with combine class

I'm using the combine class to combine several articles into a single document. I would like each document to start on the right, similar to the openright option available on the book class. Is this ...
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Make \sections begin on even-numbered pages in documentclass scrartcl

I am using the scrartcl class for a bunch of documents and I would like to start every \section (including \tableofcontents) on even-numbered pages. I am using custom headers, so I would also be ...
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Print A6 book on A4 double-sided in correct order

How can i print out a A6 sized book onto A4 paper, so that i can cut it into 4 pieces and glue-bind them to a book? i am NOT looking for a BOOKLET! i think the order i need would be: A4 sheet #1 - ...
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Rotate sidewaystable (twoside option): Top of table to the left

I have 3 sidewaystable's in a row, but have broken up the table into 3 separate tables, each of one page (much easier). I'm using the twoside option for the document. But this seems to affect 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. ...
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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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Set up sidewaysfigure to have the bottom of the figure toward the spine

I am typesetting a book. There are a couple figures that are wider than they are tall, and appear too small if placed on a page in the usual fashion. I have found that using the sidewaysfigure ...
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print double sided playing cards

My apologies if this is already answered somewhere (typical opening I suppose) but here goes. I've modified code from the thread Creating playing cards using TikZ for the purposes of my needs. Now ...
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Memoir footnotes in margin with ragged2e

I would like to set up memoir so that when I use \footnote{foo}, foo is displayed in the margin with the proper label and preferably break over pages. There is an option \footnotesinmargin which ...
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automatic flushleft/flushright for section headings (book class)

I'm preparing a large document using the book class. I want my chapter, section, subsection, etc headings to appear either flushed left or right depending on whether they appear on an even or odd ...
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How to keep material on one double page?

I have two side document(so I use twoside option) in LaTeX. I need to keep some material (text, pictures...) on one double page. In another words I want to allow page break from odd to even page but I ...
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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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Changing oneside and twoside layout

Is there any solution to use different layouts according to the oneside or twoside specification? The first part of my report (abstract, ToC, LoF, LoT) should be in oneside mode and the rest of the ...
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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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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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How can I allow lists to appear on odd page?

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper,openright]{mwrep} \usepackage[top=2cm,bottom=2cm,left=3cm,right=2cm,twoside]{geometry} \usepackage[section]{minted} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \tableofcontents ...
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Combine onesided and twosided layout in one document

I'm confused on how to do the following: The first 50 Pages (except the cover) should be printed only on the right side of my two page document. The last 100 Pages (Appendix) should be printed front ...
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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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Suggestion of activities calendar in LaTeX

Is there any way to make a kind of activities calendar to put five activities per month in LaTeX, what would you recommend to make it look nice. Something like: Month Activities ...
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Odd pages should be right

I'm writing a document using srcbook. It has quite many pages and I have the following scenario: The first ~10 pages are numbered with small roman numbers (i.e. i, ii, iii, iv, v, vi, vii, ...). ...
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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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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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Align horizontal footer rule to outside margin with memoir class

I'm using the memoir document class with the twoside option, and want to use a \textwidth horizontal rule underneath my header, but a smaller horizontal rule above my footer. Unfortunately, the footer ...
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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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Shift Odd Page in Duplex Print

This is more a printer problem, but I have no way to solve it on the printer side. When printing a two sided document, the sides do not match vertically. That means for example the line of ...
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Making text go on the odd page in a book class

In the book class, how do I make sure a particular text I type goes on the odd page? Is there a command to "flush" the current page only if it happens to currently be an even page?