{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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Page numbering and binding offset

I have a two-sided document with a few unnumbered introductory pages, and I want to start page numbering from 1 after these pages. To do that, I suppress page numbers with \pagenumbering{gobble}, and ...
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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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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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geometry options problem

I am using geometry package with \LoadClass[twocolumn]{article}. But when I use geometry, the options for left,right,top,bottom are effecting only in even pages not in odd pages. How can i change ...
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“This page was left intionally blank” on center of page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I make pages which were “intentionally left blank”? Assuming I am forcing amount of pages to be even using Raphink's solution : ...
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\evensidemargin & \oddsidemargin geometry package

how can I put this length with the geometry package? \setlength{\evensidemargin}{92.58438pt}% \setlength{\oddsidemargin}{24.38356pt}%
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Using titlesec to have \chaptertitle and \sectiontitle in twosided report

I would like to customize the headers of my report. These should contain chaptertitle and sectiontitle. From here: Header not displaying correctly on chapter page due to subsection I have made an ...
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Issue with the lengths of the margins in article class in twoside mode

Simply, put the solution to my problem is that for everything before the first section, the odd margin must be swapped with the even margin and vice versa. At the first section, everything must be ...
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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 ...
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Report, how to start with a “right”-page?

I am writing a report and use the following preamble: \documentclass[10pt,b5paper,twoside]{report} \usepackage[lmargin=25mm,rmargin=25mm,tmargin=27mm,bmargin=30mm]{geometry} Now latex think that ...
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Alternating offsets for logical pages within larger physical pages

I'm typesetting a book using dblatex/XeLaTeX that will be printed 2-Up on 8.5x11 paper (double sided), then cropped to a smaller size and bound. I have external tools to take a pile of 5.5x8.5 pages ...
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Problem with adjusting the width of even pages in a two sided document wifh changepage package

I am using changepage package to locally control the text margins of a twosided document. An example of what I am actually doing is the following: \documentclass[twoside]{article} ...
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Force 'openany' half way through document [duplicate]

I am using a double sided document for my report, which always have new chapters starting on a page to the right, which sometimes means leaving a page blank. However, for my appendix I would like to ...
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How remove margin in a paragraph that continues in two pages with different margin?

I've created a document whose margins have different odd and even pages. I want to write a paragraph with no margin in two pages runs. If I use the command \newgeometry new paragraph starts at the ...
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Problems with two sided print in Latex [duplicate]

I am trying to enable even and odd margins in latex. When I use \documentclass[12pt, twoside]{report}, the structure of report becomes very bad. I am attaching a screenshot of a page. There is ...
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How can I influence in which margin the output of \marginnote gets printed?

Is there a way to specify the side of the margin note in a double-sided paper according to where \marginnote is called? The following figure explains what I mean: Here is my test code: %% ...
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Force placement of pairs of figures on even and odd page [duplicate]

Is there a possibility to place pairs of figures on the even page and the corresponding odd page, respectively? The scenario is that I have e.g. 2 figures showing the same statistic (separating males ...
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KOMA-Script/Twoside > Extra right margin on odd and even page :-S [closed]

I'm trying to use KOMA-Script with scrbook class but whatever I do, I always have an extra margin on the right of every page. Does anyone have an idea to strip of this space ? Here are some ...
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inserting two column image in desired place [closed]

I am creating an IJCA article.I have a situation where I have to insert a two column image at some place.After that normal text follow.I used the package float.I am attaching the code below. ...
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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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How to make landscape mode rotate in a twoside book both for pdfviewer and printer?

I wanted the even pages' text, to face outwards, to be easy to read the text/table. I combined two different approaches that made the desired result happen for the pdf viewer. But when I print the ...
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A5/B5 papersize book with margin notes

I am trying to make a diary that will have a book-like page structure with side notes in A5/B5 paper size. I was able to create the style I want, but it can only be applied using an article ...
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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]{% ...