{framed} is about framed document elements, e.g., boxes and environments. A popular package is {mdframed}.

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How to remove the red boxes around toc [duplicate]

This is in with regards to the below post How to add an extra level of sections with headings below \subsubsection The code works flawlessly. But do I remove the red frame boxes which cover the ...
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Fragile frame in lyx

I'm working on a document in LyX and I'm trying to create a frame around some verbatim text. I've tried a number of different things including ERT \begin{frame}[fragile] and \end{frame} around the ...
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Box around caption in figure

I am wondering if it is possible, in a figure, to put a box around just the caption and not the whole figure. \documentclass[12pt,letter]{article} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} ...
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niceframe border gets cut when the content spans multiple pages

I am trying to dress up my pages with curlyframe of niceframe but is seems that it cannot support multiple pages. Am I missing some option for that? Can I place the curly lines at the edges of every ...
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Adjust width of tcolorbox to contains long Equation

My work based on that subject Create Beamer-Theorem like boxes i want all long equations be inside a box and the width to be adjust based on the content also the my box can't be split on different ...
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background framed box with newenvironment “encadre”

I want to use a floating framed box that could be nicely placed in the text. \fbox needs to be placed by hand. I wrote this code which was exactly what I want to get...but with a floating object. ...
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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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Eliminating space at the end of list environments

I am attempting to eliminate the vertical space at the end of listing environments (enumerate, itemize and describe) but only when the list environment is at the end of a leftbar environment from the ...
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Tabular in frame: get rid of horizontal spacing

I'm trying to surround a tabular with a thick frame: \setlength\fboxrule{2pt} \setlength{\fboxsep}{0pt} \fcolorbox{black}{gray}{ \begin{tabular}{@{}p{2cm}|p{2cm}@{}} A & B \\ \hline ...
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Frame for a title page

The cover of Gonzalo Medina from here : Presentation Beamer [title page] is beautiful and bright i tried to do it like him but in \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} here is my try ...
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An environment for fixed figures

I am trying to create an environment that I can use to include "figures" within a framed environment. Because floats aren't allowed inside framed environments, I want to create a new environment ...
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Adding “continued” text to framed paragraphs using tikz and framed

I trying to adapt the following example: http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/framed-tikz/ So far I have managed to change the colour scheme and replace the irregular edges with a simple rounded ...
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How to insert mathematical symbols between frame boxes side by side?

I want to put two frame boxes containing some text side by side and put a mathematical symbol (e.g. a plus sign) in between them. How do I do that? Here is the code: \documentclass{article} ...
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Does some one know how to create a specific kind of block on Beamer?

I would like to create a block in Beamer exactly as the one illustrated below. Does someone know how to do it?
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how can I make an fbox like command with certain color, shape and width of border?

I am using a style file that has a certain color for section headers. I want to create a macro, which will behave the same like fbox, only: There will be some (predefined) padding below, above, ...
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Small box just surrounding the equation, not the whole line?

The following example makes a huge box that's the full width of the text, including the equation number: \begin{framed} \begin{equation} x=y \end{equation} \end{framed} Is there a way to get a ...
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using fbox in a newenvironment [duplicate]

I am trying to write a new enviroment to add text into a \fbox, when I use \fbox on its own, it works quite nicely \fbox{\begin{minipage}{0.9\textwidth} does this work, I would love if it did ...
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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 keep the first item invisible before I click the screen?

See the picture. The current situation is that the frame title and the first item appears at the same time. But I only want to let the frame title visible at first, and after I click the screen, the ...
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how to write make rectangle box and write in it

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amssymb} \begin{document} \title{GROUP THEORY}\bfseries \maketitle \section{ALGEBRIC SYSTEM :} NOTE: The algebraic system define over operator ...
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How to typeset a frame with the title across the boundary?

How could I typeset a frame like: ? I've always used mdframed or tcolorbox to typeset frames but I cannot find mention of such functionality. Is there a simple way of achieving this effect with ...
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How to make a semi - shading stripe in resume with LaTeX

I want to make some semi-shading strips in resume to highlight each field, like this image: However, the template code which I use is as below: \newcommand{\resitem}[1]{\item #1 \vspace{-2pt}} % ...
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How to highlight words or sentences? [duplicate]

I would like to create something similar to . To begin with, I would like to create a rounded and background-colored highlight of a word (or a short series of words). What package should I use ? ...
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Space just before minipage

This is my .tex file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{framed} \setlength{\FrameSep}{3pt} \begin{document} \noindent{}The king\\ \begin{minipage}{0.9\textwidth} is dead, ...
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How to wrap text around framed floats in ConTeXt?

The goal is to embed an image into a coloured box with text. I tried with \placefigure and \starthangaround. They work fine outside a frame, but once put inside a frame the text collides with the ...
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Snugshade Environment too wide

I'm using the snugshade environment to draw a quote box, but it's a little to wide and not flush with the text on both sides. I have absolutely no idea if i can fix this with this environment or if i ...
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Use deeptextcommand and custom register in ConTeXt

Background Looking to emphasize the first letter of the index chapter title. Code The following code does not work as expected: \defineframed[StyleChapterFramed][ frame=off, ] ...
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Nested boxes of different thickness

I would like to create nested boxes in LaTeX that look like this: I know how to create the outside boxes, but I don't know how to create the thick black box inside.
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How to change global figure setting?

I did \floatstyle{boxed} \restylefloat{figure} so all of my figures are with frames. This works well, but there is a place I do not want frame, how can I change it locally?
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Create Beamer-Theorem like boxes

I would like to create frames / boxes for equations or text like in the Beamer class: outisde of the beamer documentclass, for example in the article class. Is there any package or trick to do this? ...
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Self-defined Width of the Pseudocode Box with algorithmicx?

This post has beautifully shown how to make the algorithm pseudocode box as wide as one column or two columns. I am now writing a pseudocode with many if layers. So a one-column box cannot suffice. ...
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Fancy box around equation

I am trying to get my equations to show up like: This is my attempt thus far: \documentclass[11pt,fleqn]{book} \usepackage[top=3cm,bottom=3cm,left=3.2cm,right=3.2cm,headsep=10pt,a4paper]{geometry} ...
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How to make a box around a section

I'm trying to put a box around a section, both the title and the contents. I've found ways of doing one or the other, but not both. +-----------------------+ | Title | | ...
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\framebox and tabbing not working together

I wanted to frame in a box a text which includes tabbing. Both \framebox and tabbing works fine separately but cannot make them work together. \framebox{ \begin{tabbing} \textit{Input:} ...
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Single-column framed minipage spanning two or more slides in Beamer

I searched and could not find an easy non-labour intensive solution to this one. In making a Beamer presentation, I have some framed minipages with various arbitrary content I am transferring from a ...
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Create a frame for a title page

I have already created my title page with \begin{titlepage} command and I want to put a single boxed frame around it. I've tried fbox, framebox, makebox and a few others and none of them put the frame ...
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How to prevent the source code overflow over the frame in a listing? [duplicate]

I am trying to ident my source code in a frame using the listing package. An example code is given below: \documentclass[article]{llncs} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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How to obtain formatted page number in ConTeXt?

Problem The \pagenumber macro does not reflect the conversion attribute value within the context of front matter vs. body matter. The front matter uses Roman numerals, the body matter uses regular ...
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Remove extra space from framed environment

I would like to remove or better said have the framed environment (box) aligned with the content in the description. Notice below how the box is out of alignment and aligns with the margin. See a MWE: ...
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I can't seem to get \fbox and \itemize to work together

I'm trying to place some text inside of a box, here's what I'm writing that is not working: \fbox{The \textit{two-step} model of XMCD: \begin{itemize} \item[In the \textit{first step}, circularly ...
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Spacing with framed and mdframed packages

I have a slight problem with the framed package when combined with the itemize environment: \documentclass[parskip]{scrartcl} \usepackage{fancybox} \usepackage{framed} \newenvironment{simpages}% ...
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Decrease padding in \boxed

I am using \boxed to draw a small box around a symbol in math mode. I would, however, like to decrease the padding between the symbol and the box. While I found solutions involving other ...
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TikZ frame paragraph span across pages in ConTeXt

I tried to reproduce the following example in ConTeXt: http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/framed-tikz/ How can I substitute the LaTeX framed package, that is make the frame span across multiple ...
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Moving the chapter name in a titlesec frame?

I'm messing around with titlesec to make a frame with the chapter name in it. I can't figure out how to move the chapter name ("Chapter Foo" in the example). Here's the MWE: ...
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Adding captions and “cont.” to framed quotations broken across multiple pages

I have to include transcriptions of interviews I had conducted in my thesis, and the institute to which I'll be submitting said thesis is imposing some limitations. The rules are: Excerpts should be ...
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Creating a question box

We are writing a book for kids, and it has some question & answer boxes like the following, I'm not sure how to achieve this. Is there any built-in command for this purpose? Or should I create ...
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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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Footnotes in tables and shaded environment [closed]

I have a problem with having my footnotes on the same page with the footnotemark. What I use to have them inserted into the table or a shaded box is \footnotemark and \footnotetext pair. But the text ...
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Draw custom frame around text

I would like to obtain a custom frame, which is different from the ones given by mdframed. Here is the image comes from the package fancytikzposter, which consists in a minipage inside a tikzpicture ...
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Wrapping text inside framebox

I would like to wrap the text inside a \framebox, such that it continues on the next line instead of running out of the margins. A minimum working example: \documentclass[]{report} \begin{document} ...