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ConTeXt: Left-justify text to overlap hidden/disabled frame border

Background Looking to left- and right-align text in a footer. Problem The following image shows that the word "Betasec" is not left-aligned with the black horizontal line above it: I believe ...
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How to change the margins and insert the university banner in a poster?

I'm trying to build up a poster. This is the template I have to use: %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% % Jacobs Landscape Poster % LaTeX Template % Version 1.0 (29/03/13) % % Created by: % ...
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How to to set a padding around the page body, draw a frame/border around it, and then add some margin?

What if I want to set a padding around the page body (on all pages), draw a frame/border around it, and then add some margin? The geometry package doesn't seem to have an option for this among its ...
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Customize the size of the shaded box

I am using \begin{shaded} from \usepackage{framed}. The problem is I am using it for examples which come inside \begin{itemize}, the shaded box's margin does not begin with the \item margin instead ...
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Multiple border around page

I was thinking about giving a finishing touch to my resume by adding a border to the document in black color. I tried using \fancybox but not impressed with the output. ...
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(Badge printing) Why is there a margin in my framebox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where are the necessary places to be appended with % to remove unwanted spaces? I am trying to create a LaTeX template for badge printing (for a conference), based on ...
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Indenting text framed by a vertical rule

I would like to know how to modify the LaTeX based answer to this question so that the text left margin would be increased by a given amount. I've tried to change the value of \leftmargin, ...
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A beautiful border style

I need a border style that has a nice appearance. I've found something like this: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.pathmorphing} ...
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Creating Page Border for Single Page only

I am digitizing a book and there is only a single page which has page border as shown in the attached image. How can I create border to a single page? Is there a library where I can choose a border ...
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\fbox command destroys margin

I included a graphic the following way: \includegraphics[width=1\textwidth]{questionnaire1.png} Then I changed it so that a frame is drawn around the graphic: ...
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Draw true page border

Is there a way to draw a rectangle around every page? The problem is that my document (a Ph.D. thesis) is in a funny format (16x24cm). So to print it centered on A4 paper (for reviewing) I played ...
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Print page margins of a document

Sometimes when I'm reviewing my document and rearranging images and tables, It would be sometimes great to see the page margins. Is there any easy way to print the page margins when reviewing a ...
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Show pageframe for LNCS article class

I'm trying to see the "text boundaries" of an LNCS document to check whether my floats fit, as the package pageframe offers to do. I can't get it to work, unfortunately. ...
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Right margin discrepancy between framed and fbox/minipage

Here is an MWE which shows that something is weird in the framed package. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{framed} \setlength{\FrameSep}{3pt} \setlength{\fboxsep}{3pt} ...
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What is the easiest way to get borders around a page in LaTeX?

I want my document to have borders in all pages. I imagine I can do that using TikZ, but is there an easier way to do it? I also asked this question here, but as the main question was something ...