{flowfram} is a package that allows the user to construct frames in a document, such that the document text flows from one frame to the next in the order that the frames were defined.

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Flowfram doesn't transition from one flowframe to another after updating flowfram package

Today I updated my TeX distribution due to another issue, from a TL13 distro around september 2013, to a TL14 distro (most recent). After I updated, flowfram ignores one of my \newflowframe ...
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Weird spacing issue mid-paragraph when using natbib, microtype, flowfram and the charter BT font

I'm using natbib, microtype, flowfram and the charter BT font (through the command \usepackage[bitstream-charter]{mathdesign}), and I'm getting the following results: Other instances in my main ...
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(color-) Box spanning two out of three columns

I desire a layout that has, say, an "info-box" (for the lack of better wording). The main layout of my document uses a three column layout. I intend to place a colorbox (two columns in width) in such ...
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Alternating layout for every odd and even page (tikz frame with text in a flowframe)

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{flowfram} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{changepage} \usepackage{ifoddpage} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Flowframe not moving to next page

I tried to extend this flowframe to next page which is not happening. Even tried defining page numbers [1-2], still compiler is not aligning the text. I need the flow continue over next page. It is ...
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How do I specify what text is in thumbtabs

I'm using flowfram to add thumb indexes to the edge of the book I'm writing. I want to specify exactly what is printed in the tab. Right now it is the same as what appears in the ToC. I'd prefer ...
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Picture over half of the page

I would like to have a picture that covers half of the page. The text should be in the rest area of the page. See attached picture, worth thousand words... Can somebody help me? Update: I want only ...
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How do You print flowfram book?

I prepare a brocure in which the color gets to the border of the physical paper (which is called bleed in printing). I also have to set the crop marks. But if any colorful object is in contact with ...
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Using flowfram for creating several frames in landscape

How can I create the following frames in landscape, using flowfram package? The dashed lines should not be visible in the output; they are just drawn here to make the boundary of the frames clear.
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Dynamically position of a flowfram box on the same page as the heading

i want to position a flowfram-box dynamically on the same page as the caption. So that the box is allways next to the a certain heading as the document is growing. In my following example the boxes ...
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Different column widths using multicol

Is it possible to specify different column widths in a multicol environment? For example, in a two column layout, can the left column be set to twice the width of the right column?
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3 columns in a landscape document with flowfram

I'm trying to create a simple 2 pages document in landscape format, with 3 columns on each page. I'm trying the \Ncolumn{3} command of package flowfram because multicols refuses float figures inside ...
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flowfram: more dynamic page range

My purpose is a document template which allows me to set up various text frames on each page including columns/graphics/... . To realize this, I chose flowfram because it seems to be the only package ...
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Three-columns text with figures of 2\columnwidth

Although in multicol environment (not the twocolumn option in document class) is problematic to place floats, there are some ways to put figures within a single column or occupying the entire width of ...