{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 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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How can I reverse the positions of two (unequal width) columns so that the wider one is always against the inner margin?

I'm new to LaTeX and I'm trying to use it to write a spotlessly-typesetted draft of my novel (from the rough, typewritten hard draft) for MFA program applications, and eventually to send to ...
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Switch from two sided to one sided type

I'm trying to write a document using LaTeX using IEEEtran.cls (two sided by default). In my document, I have a portion of code, which has a big width. It would look nice to switch from the two sided ...
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Geometry Package - Layoutoffset: Distinction Between Odd and Even Pages Possible?

Currently I'm preparing a book for publishing. My printer wants a non-circumferential bleed around the pages, 0.125" at the top, bottom and outer side, but no bleed at the inner side. As far as I have ...
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Switch to one-sided mode in the appendix of a double-sided document

I have a larger document (book class) which should be typeset double-sided, i.e. with the twopage class option. However, in my appendix I have some technical diagrams which should not be printed ...
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Centered title page in twoside report

I'm writing my thesis using a twoside report. However, when it comes to the title page I think I want to have it centered i.e. the left margin and the right margin to be equal. How can I achieve this ...
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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 can I make selected sections always start on an even page when using document class article or book?

The reason I want this is as follows: I want my printed paper reports to have a results section where the result description is on the left side of a facing double page, and the results table is on ...
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Placing figure on an even/odd page

I'm writing a two sided document (it will be printed as a book) and I've got two figures which takes up a whole page each. These two figures are related so I want them to be side by side in the ...
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How to make specific items only appear in recto pages in ConTeXt?

I would like for some items in my book to begin only on recto, or right-hand pages, such as, e.g.: The first page. The table of contents. The beginning of a \part. I believe such a configuration ...
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How to give different margin sizes for verso and recto pages in ConTeXt?

I am creating a simple page layout for a book, which should have 1 cm margins along the top, bottom, and edge, but leave 3 cm in the middle margin, where the pages will be glued together. ...
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Problem when imitating one-sided printing with double-sided printing in Memoir Class

I use memoir class and I imitate one-sided printing with double-sided printing thanks to the command (find in the memoir manual) \setlength{\evensidemargin}{\oddsidemargin} The problem is that I ...
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Make all pages odd

I have a memoir document, with custom settings for margins, headers and footers, etc. I just found out it is being printed single-sided instead of double-sided, and I was wondering if there is a ...
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How to make different caption placement for figures on odd and even pages?

For small figures, I want for captions to go on the right or on the left depending on the page number, whether it is odd or even. To do that I define the command \row as follows: ...
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doublepage but with almost every leftside blank

Short Version Can I create a pdf for doublepage print where the left pages does not interact with the pagecount and having most of them blanks while content on others? Long version I have a printer ...
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How to make all figures float on the outer margins of two-side document?

I want to make a double-sided problem booklet that contains several questions. Each question has a distinct number and may have zero or more figures. Each figure has a caption and floats on the outer ...
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Centered page numbers although set “twoside” option

Using article class and the twoside option still gives me the page numbers in the center of the page. Isn't the twoside option supposed to put the page numbers on the left in even pages and on the ...
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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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Make sections begin on even-numbered pages in documentclass article

I've understood that it's easily solved in the book class. But is there a simple solution for how to do this in the article class?
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Problem with odd/even margins when environment crosses page boundaries

In this question, I described a problem I have with marginpars appearing on the wrong side of the page when they occur near a page break. I ran into a different, but perhaps related problem described ...
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fancyhdr: How get part on even and chapter on odd pages

I am trying to use fancyhdr to set the part no. and name on my left pages and chapter no and name on the right pages. My document is ...
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verso and recto page margin swapped

During thesis writing, I noticed the recto and verso page margins are swapped. In other words, e.g. page 23 is on the right side (as should be) however it has verso margin setup. The text is thus ...
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Removal of binding offset when submitting digital version of document

I'm writing my dissertation in LaTeX, and we're required to submit a paper copy and a PDF copy. For the paper copy, I'm using: \documentclass[twoside]{scrartcl} \usepackage{fullpage} ...
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Different \section for odd and even pages

I would like to make the section titles look different on even and odd pages. I have the following MnWE with the trivial approach. The problem is that you don't know that your section header gets ...
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Open right for front matter

My front matter (abstract, table of contents, etc) does not start on the right hand side despite my chapters doing so. How do I ensure that these pages also start on the right hand side? The latex ...
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How can I use the layout and twoside options of the geometry package?

When I use the geometry package (2010/09/12 v5.6) for a twoside document with one paper size (e.g. A4) and another layout size (e.g. A5), I had expected that I could print a page, turn the paper, ...
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Problem with rotated pages (pdflscape package) and double-sided printing

I am using the pdflscape package to rotate pages with wide tables on them. This works fine, but there is a problem when I print the document in duplex mode. Its a double-sided document (left and ...
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\includepdf changes left and right pages

I've followed advice at "How to start new chapters on the right hand side" and found that including as title page, one PDF page is braking left&right orientation: ...
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Figures in odd pages, text in even pages; if no figures, then odd=even pages (i.e., no blank pages w/ numbering and headers…)

I'm writing my thesis using \documentclass{book}. I have plenty of figures and I want them to appear always on the right hand of my manuscript (since this is the "attraction" page when reading, and ...
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How do I put a note into the right margin, regardless of whether it's an even or odd page?

Suppose I am writing a book in which some sections are especially important. I would like those sections to be identified by a * after the page number in the table of contents. How do I get it ...
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Quotes on a new page using \quotchap?

I am trying to use \quotchap to put some text before the chapter title using \begin{savequote} The Quote \qauthor{Quote Author} \end{savequote} What I wanted was to put all the text on a page ...
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How do I make the first page double sided in a single sided LaTeX document?

How do I make the first page double sided in a single sided LaTeX document? Is there a way that I can tell LaTeX that I want something on both sides of the first page, but everything after it to be ...
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Illogical twoside margins

Shouldn't the twoside option produce a wider margin at the binding/spine edge, rather than the other way around? I'm using \documentclass[twoside]{report}.
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Defining page margins with \geometry for two-sided documents

How do you set page margins using \geometry for a two-sided document? So far I've used the twoside option in my documentclass, which automatically widens the left/right margin on opposite sides of odd ...
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Place a TikZ picture on every page

I am looking to place a picture (TikZ picture) on every page of my document. How can I do that? In essence I would like to control the placing of the image on even and odd pages. For example the ...
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Margins of mdframed without any effect

This code \documentclass[]{scrbook} \usepackage{mdframed} % \usepackage{boxedminipage} \begin{document} \noindent \begin{boxedminipage}{1.0\textwidth} Box of 100 \% width \end{boxedminipage} ...
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bigfoot: only break footnotes across double-page spread

The bigfoot handles the breaking of footnotes across pages quite well, but personally I don't like it if I have to turn the page to read a complete footnote. Therefore my question: Is it possible to ...
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How to synchronize sidewaystable with the odd/even page?

I have two tables, T1 and T2. I want these to appear in two pages as if the head-side of the table remains at the binding side of the book. Like this |||||>|<||||| |||||>|<||||| ...
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margin location in tufte-class

By default I have observed that the margin is always on same side of the page, i.e irrespective of the page being the left page or right page the margin is always on the right hand side of the page. ...
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How to keep the last page number even?

I want to make sure the last page always be even, so I defined command as the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[paperwidth=302pt,paperheight=400pt, offset=0pt, ...
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Problem with captions at top of page for tufte-latex

I'm using the tufte-latex layout, and running into problems with the double-sided mode. I found a proposed bug-fix here and applied it to the most recent version of tufte-latex available on github % ...
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Non rectangular page geometry

I am interested in using non-rectangular page geometries for my flipbook idea (in fancyhdr with image and flowing text). The page geometry that I'm after is that the text has a little rectangle ...
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Printing a double-sided A5 document on A4 paper

I have a doubled-sided A5 landscape document with the following page order: As my printer supports only A4 paper, I want to print two of these pages on one portrait A4 paper so that I can cut it in ...
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Placing text and footnotes on separate pages

How can I place the main text of a document on only verso (left) pages and the footnotes on recto (right) pages (or vice versa)? Update: The expected appearance is not unlike moving the whole ...
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LaTeX abntex package, twoside putting the page number on the wrong side of the page

I'm finishing writing my thesis, and to save paper I'm trying to use the twoside option for the package abntex. The problem is that the number is in the wrong side of the page! How can I put it on the ...
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How to change the page number from even to odd while keeping the page as verso?

I'm writing a two-sided document with a binding margin. For certain reasons, I need to change the page number at some point, so what used to be an even-numbered page is now odd-numbered. This makes ...
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How to float until on left (or right) page?

I have two sideways tables that I want on two facing pages so the reader can turn the entire book and read them both in one turn. For the moment I keep moving them around to keep them on facing pages. ...
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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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Forcing a new page for first chapter only in article style under memoir class

I am using memoir class with article style as I want the short chapters to run continuously. I would like the first chapter alone to start on a recto page. \newpage does not force an extra blank left ...
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fullwidth environment doesn't work across pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to switch between two margin sizes? As a young in LaTeX days now trying to find a solution to my problem. I try to use fullwidth command at tufte-book but because ...