{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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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 ...
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Including a two-page size picture?

This is question with regards to the previously asked question How to include a picture over two pages I think this is a great little bit of code, however it doesn't seem to be working for me. I've ...
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double-page spread chapter page with chapter number

I'm creating a thesis which should have a double-page spread chapter page with an background image. I'm almost there, however when using \thechapter is gives me the previous chapter number, wich ...
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Combining the caption and fltpage package when using twopage setting in book class

I have run into a strange problem when using the caption package and the fltpage package in the book documentclass with the twoside setting. After eliminating all kinds of variable it turned out that ...
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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 set a binding offset with tufte-book class?

I'm typesetting a book using the tufte-book class. For printing I need to set a binding offset (say, 0.5in). However, I can't seem to get this to work using the geometry package settings as one would ...
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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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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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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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Equation across a double page

How can I achieve typesetting a long multiline equation across a double page, like this: ________________ | 1 | 2 | | ---- | ---- | | ---- | ---- | | E=|mc^2 | |_______|_______| ? ...
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Output pdf margin VS attributed margin in Latex

After a very long search on the net, I post these two questions: The code is: \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{report} \usepackage[a4paper,left=3.5cm,right=3cm]{geometry} ...
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How can I print index cards two-sided with multiple cards per page?

There are several answers about "learning cards" here on Stackexchange, pointing to several solutions, but this particular part of it is not my problem. I already designed them, created them (DIN A 6) ...
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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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Twoside: headsepline is missing at beginning of a new chapter

Today I changed in my latex document for my dissertation the option to "twoside". After that I got a problem with some headseplines. Everytime when it comes to a new chapter, the first side doesnt get ...
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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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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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Twosided book with same page setup for every page (I want to use fancyhdr)

Here is my problem: Im writing my thesis using the book class. I want my thesis to be onesided (left and right margins of same size), but I would also like to use the fancyhdr package to give me ...
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twoside page number alignment on first page

I have a document which doesn't have the first page as "front", but rather the content follows immediately after \maketitle. It starts with: \documentclass[twoside,a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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Full header in scrbook

I want to produce full header including margin. Even page header is correct. But Odd page header does not include the margin in the left side. \documentclass[12pt]{scrbook} ...
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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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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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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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oneside option gives error

I'm writing my thesis and I have a problem: if I put twoside in the options I obtain no error. I need to print oneside so I put the option oneside but I obtained hundreds errors. This is my code: ...
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Page layout for two-sided document

In the minimal example pasted below I would like to have: left margin on even pages = 1.5cm right margin on odd pages = 1.5cm (understood as absolute values, not added to/substracted from default ...
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How to switch from one sided to two sided document?

I have been writing a thesis that is currently in one sided layout, but I would like to switch everything except for contents, abstract, acknowledgement and dedication into two sided layout. Is it ...
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Image placement when \cleardoublepage command is called

If I start a new chapter or a new section, preceding it with \cleardoublepage command, which may or may not produce a blank page so that the new chapter or section starts on an odd numbered page ...
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Pre-text (cover, dedicatory, table of contents, list of figures) printed one-sided, rest two-sided

My thesis commitee demands that the pre-text elements, including table of contents, list of figures, list of algorithms goes only on the odd pages, with the body of the thesis go two-sided, with new ...
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Handling header part in report class

I have a small problem with the report class file. Actually I need that the odd pages have chapter title and page number in the header, while the even pages should have page number and chapter title. ...
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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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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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Margins on two-sided documents using LyX

I have an issue trying to set my margins on LyX. I am using a two-sided document, the box for this option is checked. I've set the value of inner margins (4cm) and outer margins (2cm), but on my Pdf ...
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Table in double column paper format

I am writing a research paper in double column format but the table is not fitting in the format . It looks like this My table is not displayed properly. This is my code. \begin{table}[!h] ...
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Avoiding widows while keeping text height even across two-page spread

In The Elements of Typographical Style, the author notes (§2.4.8) that widows—single lines occurring at the top of a page—should be avoided. Yet the text height of two facing pages should be the same, ...
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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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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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Latex Table is moved by Appendix Chapter Heading

In the screenshot we see two tables and I want them on the same level.. I am pretty new to Latex so I really dont know what to do.. Thanks in advance!
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Remove blank page after end of chapter [duplicate]

I have used a double-paged template and it currently creates a blank page such that the new chapter always begins on the left side. However, my report is quite small and I would like to remove these ...
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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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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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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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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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Appendices one after another

I am writing a document with the following documentclass: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,openright,12pt]{report} Since I have some Appendices to the text and they are rather small, I was thinking ...
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Recommended margin and binding offset

I'm soon going to deliver my Thesis for printing. The printing office are not going to do anything to the margins before printing, nor binding offset. I showed them the default twopage LaTeX margins, ...
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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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Insert a figure on odd pages

I would like to insert a logo on each odd pages of my document (but the first) I know how to do it for each page but cannot figure out how to only do it on odd pages. So I have \makeatletter ...
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Make page numbers alternate between the right and the left corner when using apa.cls

I'm using the apa.cls (with the doc-style option) to typeset my document. This puts the number of each page in the top right corner. However, I'm going to print this document so I would like every odd ...
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How can I preserve the page numbers between a twoside and a oneside layout?

I want to publish a document in both printed and electronic versions. I use twoside,open=right for the printed version and oneside for the electronic version. Due to the empty pages which are ...
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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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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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How to not count blank pages in frontmatter of two-sided document

I'm writing a thesis using two-sided Book style, and in the frontmatter I would like to either be able to enter the page numbers on the pages manually or to alter the page counts to not count blank ...