{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 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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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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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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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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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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Change twoside to oneside mid-document

Title says it all, i've found answers to changing oneside to twoside but the other way around won't work. So is this possible? And if so, how?
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Paragraph numbering (lineno for paragraphs)

How can I add margin numbering for paragraphs? It should be alternating (left and right) for odd and even pages. So basically like lineo with the switch option but for paragraphs instead of lines.
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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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How to start new chapters on the right hand side

I use the report document class, and I would like that chapters always start on the right hand side, anyone an idea how this could be easily done?
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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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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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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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Tufte Fullwidth Bibliography across pages

I am trying to print the bibliography in a tufte-book using the whole width of the page, since I don't intend to put marginalia into the bibliography. Edit: I am using an updated version of tufte ...
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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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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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scrbook pagemargins with titlepage [closed]

I've finished writing my Bachelor's thesis and want it printed like a book. So I need to make the inner margins a bit broader than the outer ones ("BCOR"). Additionally, I want my chapters always to ...
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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 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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change the options of documentclass for specific pages

I am using the following document class: \documentclass[11pt, twoside]{Thesis} As far as i understand the twoside option except from changing the margin in a book format style it also starts a ...
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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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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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brokenpenalty for two sided documents

A hyphenated word where one part is on the left and the other part on the right page of a doubled sided document isn't so bad and sometimes necessary to prevent ugly page breaks. However, I would ...
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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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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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Extending figures into the margin on even vs. odd pages

I am using KOMA script for my document. Occasionally, I have a float that is wider than text width, and I want the float to be pushed into the outer margin. This is why I defined \widefloat command, ...
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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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avoid two odd pages one roman and another arabic

I have a two-sided thesis, and tables of contents page numbering is roman and the chapter 1 starts with arabic page numbering. I set higher margin for odd pages, but I dealt with two pages in a row ...
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marginal notes in both margins depending on the page number

The lines of my text are numbered because I'm producing an edition with notes in the bottom. I'd like to have marginal notes as well on the left for even page numbers and on the right for un even page ...
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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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twoside making wrong margins [duplicate]

I'm using twoside on my article. The first pages in the report (Abstract and preface) has the correct margins (larger margins to the right for left-pages, and larger margins to the left for ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Start a specific chapter on the left page?

Using the book class with the twoside option, I get chapters that start on right/odd pages, which is the expected behavior. Still, I would like to have some specific chapters starting on a left/even ...
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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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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 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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Setting different recto/verso margins size (geometry) on this example

CONTEXT. Because of specific University requirements (1), I had to use this nice code found on tex.stackexchange http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/96366/50507 written by David Carlisle, that was ...
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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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Twoside margin width. How to take into account binding?

I came here to understand why latex had this "odd" habit to set the outer margin wider than the inner in two sided documents. As many have asked before me, I expected the inner margin to be wider to ...
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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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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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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 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 to prevent the paragraphs to spread out over the page?

I have a problem. I have several large equations within the text. And when LaTeX does not manage to put the equation on the same page and moves it to the next one, he spreads the paragraphs of 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 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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Stop switching content orientation in double-sided article

Is it possible to stop the switching content orientation of appendices when using a double-sided article? I want to keep the same fixed orientation of all figures, but every time an appendix is ...