{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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Using Openright and twoside with multiple page numbering styles

So I am getting the shell of a document ready and I have noticed a problem with openright in the report document class. In this document I have preliminary pages and my main document pages. The ...
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Only allow pagebreak between lefthand and righthand page in double sided document

I'm working on a songbook, using the class scrbook. Every song is a single file imported using \input. I'm using \enumerate for the verses and refrain. At the moment, I put the whole song in a ...
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Notes and page bibliography on verso pages

I thought this would sound crazy, but there have been similar questions already: Placing text and footnotes on separate pages A pagestyle with note taking area on the verso page Figures on left ...
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Marginpar on a fixed side of two-column double-sided memoir document

I have a two-column, double-sided document class based on memoir, where the wide margin is always on the left. I would like the \marginpar to always be in this left margin, irrespective of whether it ...
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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 one (...
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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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Error using tikzexternalize when placing an image on the verso page

I am preparing a thesis in the same manner as detailed in this question. Namely, I am looking to write a thesis with the text appearing on the right (odd) page, and images appearing on the left (even)...
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Original on odd, translation on even pages

I have a text and its translation. I want to print the original text on even pages and the translation on odd pages. Paragraphs of the two versions should be aligned to each other. Do you know an easy ...
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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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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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Text vertically balanced across two pages

In a previous question, I asked how to keep two columns on one page, vertically balanced. The solution was perfect for that purpose. \newenvironment{overview}% {\onecolumn\vtop to 0pt\bgroup\...
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Large figure and legend on opposing pages in a two-sided book

I have a 500 pages book with some figure and tables. Sometimes a figure needs to fill an entire page. The legend for this large figure is going to the previous or the next page. I wonder whether this ...
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How can I print print a calendar double-sided (duplex)?

To print a Filofax-like calendar I installed the package tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/calendar. Processing \documentclass[German,a4paper]{weekly} \begin{document} \begin{weekly} {pageheight=5in,...
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Are margins correct for two-sided memoir?

The default twoside memoir document style makes the right margin really large on recto (odd) pages and the left margin really large on verso (even) pages. This seems counter-intuitive to me. It ...
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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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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} \usepackage[strict]...
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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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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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What are acceptable (inner/outer) page margins for a CD booklet

I am typesetting a CD booklet. Before starting I only got the information of the actual paper size (121x120mm) and the direction to supply individual pages with crop marks. After submitting the PDF I ...
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Add single empty page before the cover page of the dissertation

I would like to add a single page before the cover page so that the cover page starts with a larger margin on the left, thus placed on the right hand side of the book. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,...
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Forced page numbering start on the lift with twoside option

I have used TexMakerX to write my articles that will publish in Journal, My question is how can i force start numbering on the lift page (odd numbers in the left and even numbers in right). im using ...
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Flipbook package deactivates bindingoffset

I'm writing my thesis with the book class package. In this thesis, I'm willing to add a flipbook in the top right corner of each odd page. For now, this works fine. However, whenever I add the ...
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Change oneside to twoside mid-document, different page number position on chapter titlepage

I am writing a report on which: I need to have several pages in oneside format and then mid document change it to twoside. I've tried using setboolean with ifthen package but it just won't work ...
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Trouble to get my thesis from 'oneside' to a 'twoside'

I am having troubles to edit my thesis file from a oneside to a twoside. When I change: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,oneside]{report} to \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} then the ...
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Two sided thesis with customize starting pages

Right now i am writing my thesis in two-side. But i want initial few pages only on one side (that is right hand side for certificate). For that i have used code \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, twoside]...
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Set start page number on pdf

Hi guys I hope you can help me with a PDF generated by LaTeX. I want to change my numeration on PDF file, its something like this: i, ii, "no number", "no number", I, II, III, IV, 1, 2, 3, 4, .... ...
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page numbering in frontmatter using double sided book class

I posted this qustion: How to not count blank pages in frontmatter of two-sided document But after i registered lost access to it... The second answer by @egreg works very well in the frontmatter, ...
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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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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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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 ...