{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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Start only some chapters on right-hand side after a set page/chapter

I'm working on my masters thesis, and have a fairly decent structure (I feel..), but I have one issue. I want my chapters to start on the right-hand side, which in itself is not hard to do. However, ...
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In Lyx how do I get chapters to start on odd pages

I'm using Lyx and I want the pdf output to print Contents, new chapters and bib on a odd page. How can I do this? What information do you require from lyx? Class is Report. Document > ...
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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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Figures on left pages, text on right pages

I'm writing a thesis in the book document class and I'm using a lot of figures to explain the working method. If I use the method proposed in Figures on left pages, text on right ones with class book, ...
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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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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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Margins for even and odd page using the Memoir class

I have read a lot of posts about this topic now but still I cannot figure out why the even and odd pages has the same margin. I would like them to have different margins to make Space for the spine of ...
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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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Rotating figures to point to the outside edge

I am writing my thesis in LaTeX book style. I have a large figure that I want to rotate to make it viewable sideways. I can do this with the includegraphics option angle=90. My question: Is there a ...
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How can I place marginal notes always on the right but show normal odd/even headers?

I would like to typeset a book where the odd/even pages have the same format: each has a long text section on the left and a place to put small marginal notes on the right. If necessary, I want the ...
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marginfix makes KOMA's \marginline flush towards the outside, rather than the inside?

The marginfix package seems to do something funny to KOMA's \marginline command. Here is an MWE: \documentclass[mpinclude=true]{scrbook} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{marginfix} ...
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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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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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Geometry package unexpected interaction with global twoside option and baselinestretch

The gif animation is obtained with the following tex code (by commenting out and restoring the corresponding parts of the preamble) and demonstrates that if twoside option is supplied as a global ...
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Table of contents only on right-hand side pages

I need to have a table of contents only on right-hand sided (even) pages, a goal similar to what was described here: Table of content only on right-side pages. However, I have a table of contents ...
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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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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 ...
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Chapters only on even pages, sections without pagebreaks?

I'm having a few questions about KOMA script configuration and would love if you guys could help me out: How can I make all chapters only appear on even pages? How can I make all sections NOT have ...
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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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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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Odd problem with spacing using memoir when switching from oneside to twoside

For reasons I won't bore anyone with, I being forced to change my document at the last minute from oneside to twoside using memoir. However, when I do, I suddenly get odd problems with spacing; the ...
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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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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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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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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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Different \marginparsep for odd and even pages?

What is the most robust way of increase the effective \marginparsep on even pages only? I have been playing with outdented lists, section heads etc. which leads to an issue with margin notes: I need ...
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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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\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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Blank pages header [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove head- and footlines for pages between chapters? I have a problem that I'm not able to solve with LaTeX: I'm in book mode. Then LaTeX leaves a blank page ...
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Automatically switching the margin

I created some new commands to type the question and answer in the margin under "You Try It": \newcommand{\margins}[1]{ \marginnote{ \flushleft{\color{framerule}{Simplify: \; #1}}}[-1cm] } ...
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Twoside footer produces extra vertical space

The below code produces the correct spacing for odd side pages but incorrect spacing for even side pages. Correct spacing: Wrong spacing: In my attempt to optically distinguish between the two ...
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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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\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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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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page layout problem

I have a knotty (at least for me) problem to solve. I do apologize, I'm a beginner. I'm trying to find a solution to misalignment. My document is as follows: page 1 xxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxxx ...
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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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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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What is required to format a document with alternating margins?

What is exactly the command or the document class which is required to format a document such that it has alternating margins? Default values for margin space which are appropriate for dissertations ...
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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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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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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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How to reverse margin of tufte-book?

I want to change position of tufte-book(twoside) class in my thesis. In normal mode, margins for odd pages is on the right side and for evens, is on the left side of page. I want to change the ...
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Make titlepage one-sided (centered) while all other pages are two-sided

I am using scrbook to write a small paper. I am trying to create a title page which displays its contents (title, author, institution) with a one-sided layout, while all other pages should use a ...
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Is there package to create a “Problem-Solution” environment that is symmetric for “twoside” pages?

Background The following screenshot shows a Problem-Solution environment that is symmetric for twoside papers. NOTE: The problem heading is on the right side for odd-numbered pages. For ...
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Wrong vertical spacing in twocolumn mode

I want a consistent spacing between the top of the page and the table-of-content-title/ chapter-titles throughout my document. However, in two-column mode, it appears that the space between the top of ...
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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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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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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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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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Centering the frontpage using memoir

I'm using memoir (two-side layout). I have the problem that my front page is centered with respect to the margins, which are not equal in left and right side. \begin{center} will not solve this, since ...