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

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Creating a command similar to \vrule

Upon trying to create a new border similar to the \vrule command, I have the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor,framed,lipsum} \def\bulletfill{\vbox to ...
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Highlight elements in the matrix (continued)

Using @Stefan Kottwitz's solution of Highlight elements in the matrix, is it possible to select one single entry in the matrix? Where does one need to place the left and the right marks?
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Place a background relative to the position of an environment

I am trying to place a background that extends the entire page width and whose height depends on the height of the environment contained. For example, the following code provides something to what I ...
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Put a frame around all pages, except one, in a book

I am writing a book and would like to put a red, 5pt thick frame around all pages, except around one page in the middle of the book, which contains a figure that is bigger than the frame. The frame ...
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How do I make frame environment play nice with \textbf?

I am getting a strange error message when I put textbf into a frame environment. Minimal Example \documentclass{article} \listfiles \begin{document} \begin{frame} \textbf{Lemma 1} \end{frame} ...
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Help with a framed environment

Upon trying to create a framed environment using the framed package, I stumbled upon a problem I have not been able to resolve. What I am trying to achieve is the following: Unfortunately with the ...
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framebox does not work for lstlisting environment

I am looking a way to wrap something with a frame. I try different approaches but finally choose to use fancybox package and minipage (because I need to control the width of the frame). It works ...
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Setting a wavy sidebar

Is there a way to have framed.sty's sidebar environment to use a long wavy line, constructed, for example, using the mathabx.sty's \lfilet variable-sized delimiter?
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Framed floats and background colors for captions

i wanted to edit my floats. Found the package floatrow and got the desired frames easily for them. Now i would like to add a backgroundcolor to the captions. The problem is that the \parbox, i ...
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Frame individual cells in a table

I'm aiming to make an RPG character sheet in LaTeX, but I'm having a little trouble with the boxes one usually asociates with this kind of thing. Is there a way to individualy frame table cells in ...
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A special example environment

How can I define an environment named "example" so that: can be broken over pages has a horizontal line above "Example \chap.\no" (e.g. Example 4.10), and vertical line that is spread to the whole ...
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Numbering a “new theorem”

I have a (simple?) question. I use the ams theorem environment for most of my theorems, but I want to box my definitions and find here a nice way to do it, simpler for me than mdframed. My problem is ...
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Getting lbr frame lines in a listing up to the caption box above it

I have a document similar to this: \documentclass[twoside,11pt,titlepage,a4paper]{report} %unterscheidung zwischen gerade und ungerade seite, 11pkt, kp, kp \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %inputcodierung ...
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Open ended frame with framed.sty

I made a frame using the framed package. When a pagebreak breaks it, it is divided in two separate frames. I would like the bottom and top of these two frames to be open, and an oframe option is ...
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Is there any package similar to verbatim but with support for icons?

I am looking for a package that provides verbatim environments but also supports different background color, frame style and icons (tips, error, warning etc.) shown on the upper-left corner.
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Putting pseudocode in a framed box

I added some pseudocode to my document in this style: \usepackage{algpseudocode} \begin{algorithmic}[1] \If {$i\geq maxval$} \State $i\gets 0$ \Else \If {$i+k\leq maxval$} \State $i\gets i+k$ ...
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How to avoid the break of framed/shaded?

I have a problem with the framed environment. I am writing a document (article), and several parts of it have a gray background. Unfortunately, when a new page comes, such a shaded environment is cut ...
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Removing vertical lines from the table header

This is what I already have, but for the moment. In the left corner and the right corner there are two little vertical lines, I don't want them, but I don't know how to delete them. Anyone who can ...
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Putting a coloured background behind text without adding whitespace

Consider this: I want to be able to highlight text like this without adding space around it -- so each word in the first line should line up with the corresponding word in the second line. (I know ...
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How can I add borders

Given this, how can I add a border around? \begin{ttfamily} \begin{lstlisting} g@g0001:~$ cd Desktop g@g0001:~/Desktop$ cat script.sh #!/bin/bash echo $1 `date` g@g0001:~/Desktop$ ./script.sh ...
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rounded corners using the framed package

Is it possible to create a frame, using the framed package, with rounded corners? I know for a fact that there are other packages such as the mdframed package but what I am looking for is an ...
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How to obtain the space left to bottom of page

Since it is impossible to use \vfill inside a framebox, is there any way of getting the current height position of text? I want to fill in a framebox so that it uses all the space left on a page, ...
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How to draw a simple 1mm thick page frame?

I'm trying to make a simple one-line 1mm thick page frame. Left line of that frame should be 2.5cm from edge and all other lines 0.5cm. Document includes tikz drawing, and text. The problem is that ...
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Drawing a box around certain parts of a matrix [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Highlight elements in the matrix i have a matrix: \begin{equation} \begin{bmatrix} 1 & 5 & 4 & 2 & 1 \\ 1 & 5 & 4 & 2 & 1 \\ ...
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Framebox with long paragraph and line break

I want to make a border to a paragraph, so I use \framebox to do it. But I have a problem that my paragraph is so long, I can't insert a line break and my paragraph cross the frame. ...
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Creating uniformly sized boxes around text

I want to put individual words in to boxes next to each other. I've used the \framebox command, but this has produced different sized boxes around each word. How could I get all the boxes to be the ...
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Design that imitate Google browser

I would like to write some tutorials about HTML, and I would like to do it efficiently without using too many screenshots. What I would like to obtain is a frame which looks like a web browser, such ...
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Adding figure in framed or shaded environment

I am currently using the shaded environment from the framed package for large calculation digressions in my papers. \usepackage{framed} \newenvironment{digression}[1]{\begin{shaded} ...
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Reduce the size of horizontal line

I want to reduce the size of horizontal line. \begin{frame} \restylealgo{boxed} \begin{algorithm}[H] \Setline \nl i\; \end{algorithm} \end{frame}
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fbox drawn incorrectly after \noindent

What's going on here that the first and last \fbox are not getting drawn correctly when immediately following \noindent? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-node} \pagestyle{empty} ...
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colored full width box with some verbatim text inside?

I would like to create a text box of "reminders" for my readers. I'd like the box to be gray, go full text width, and have both normal and verbatim text in it. Reminder ensure blah blah ...
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Generate a square and line

how should i write a command to automatically place a box on the left side wherein this box can contain text and beside the box are lines which depends on an argument.
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Redefining the \part environment to add a page border

How can I redefine the \part environment, in a book documentclass, to add a page border at the page margins? By the way, it must be possible (since everything is possible in LaTeX) to get a shaded ...
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Place framed text at top of page

I have chapters (using the standard "report" class), and I would like to place a frame of text - which gives succinct meta-details on the chapter - at the top of the first page of the chapter. What I ...
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How do I create a variant of the snugshade box from the framed package to wrap my definition environments in a blue box?

I'm already using snugshade to wrap my theorem environments in a grey box, but I'd like to have another bounding box just like snugshade to wrap my definitions in a blue box instead. Here is my ...
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lstlisting border bug when breaking lines

I have a certain bug regarding listings. I have used the \lstset command to configure my lstlisting environment. Somehow, when I have a line that is too long to fit into one row the listing breaks ...
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hbox out of margin, beamer

I wanna put a round image in a presentation il LaTeX out from the margin. I would like to show it just as a 1/4 of the image in the left bottom corner. I tried: \begin{frame} \tableofcontents ...
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Multicolumn block is narrower than the surrounding text

I need to typeset blocks of text in a multicolumn environment, with a title above, and framed with full line width. I'm using the multicol package for that. The issue I face is that the block of text ...
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Formatting – title with underline and box around paragraph

Can you help me please with formatting? I like this format: How can I define this title with grey underline (width of all page)? Font is sans serif (Arial). And how can I make grey box around some ...
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Wrapfig isn't working in my fcolorbox minipage

I'm trying to get text to wrap around my figure. This works fine in the main body of my text, but when I put it inside an \fcolorbox the text simply overwrites the image. I've reduced my code to the ...
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Problem with drawing borders around slides in latex beamer handouts with Adobe Reader [closed]

I am using the LaTeX beamer package and handoutWithNotes package to create a presentation with notes and rectangle around each slide. \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} ...
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nag complains about \centerline in environment “shaded” from package framed

Running this with Miktex, pdflatex, Windows, TeXnicCenter, everything fully up to date: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[l2tabu]{nag} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{framed} ...
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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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How to frame/shade a whole section?

Simple Question, but it seems to tricky for me. I don't know how to redefine the sectioning in a way, that the whole content (incl. subsections, ...) assigned to one \section{...} command would be ...
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Highlight equations in a typographically correct manner

I am presenting a model composed of a dozens of equations, some of them requiring a somewhat lengthy derivation. The equation that continue the actual model appears progressively along the derivation ...
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framed or mdframed? (Pros/Cons)

I'm currently thinking about using shaded and framed sections in my document. But for now, I couldn't clarify the differences between framed and mdframed (or other packages). Although the ...
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lstlistings: framed code [closed]

I use lstlistings to write Pascal Code. I'd like my code to be numbered and framed. Here is what I have as of now : \lstset{numbers=left, numberstyle=\small, numbersep=8pt, frame = single, ...
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Using \underbrace interferes with frame around Listings

I am having some issue when it comes to use a frame around my listings. The usage of underbrace breaks the frame. Can anybody help out and let me know how to fix this? ...
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Vector frame on all pages

I would like a regular frame about 0.5cm outside the text margin for every page in a report. I have checked different options such as the Wallpaper package, Showframe package and the showframe option ...
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How to format an email conversation?

I am currently writing my thesis and need to include a bunch of email conversions. I am using classicthesis. I wonder, how you would format stacked conversions. Moreover, how would you deal with the ...