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

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Add box to labeled sections

I want to add a box to a repeated section of a textbook, which provides question discussions. Is it possible to do it by adding "tex style setting" command(s) to the preamble? I am using the memoir ...
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LaTeX is putting a border around my figures

I'm trying to embed a few images in a figure, but LaTeX keeps putting a border around three of the sides. Is there any way for me to keep it from adding this border? The code that I used to create ...
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My frame is too big for the limits margins, How do I add more space. to have all my content complete in my presentation

My frame is too big for the limits margins, How do I add more space. to have all my content complete in my presentation. This is the code \documentclass[aspectratio=169,draft]{beamer} ...
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two different framed box in running head using fancyhdr

I would like to get the two different filled framed box in the odd and even side running head. Expected are: my MWE is: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{tikz,lipsum} ...
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Stretching a framebox over the whole page

Does anyone know how to stretch a (framed) box down to the end of the page? In effect something like \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} sometext ...
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mdframed package bug version 2.0?

I've found that using mdframed package v2.0 is having an error: see error below \DeclareListParser*{\mdf@dolist}{, } What should be the correct version that has no ...
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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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ConTeXt: How to enforce spacing below a columnsetspan?

I'm using columnsets with floating columnsetspans, and I would like to enforce a small amount of vertical space below a columnsetspan and the following text, outside the frame. Here are some example ...
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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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Create page break for entire frame without breaking the text flow

I'm including a large, one page box using framed package, with simplest example being: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{framed} \begin{document} Some text ...
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Framed float box, spanning two columns in paracol [duplicate]

I'm looking for a simple, framed, float box-environment that has (or can have by construction) a star equivalent (like figure* or table*) so that it may span both columns in the paracol environment. ...
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Creating stackoverflow like tags

I'm trying to create stackoverflow like tags. Currently I'm using an \fbox{text} to create the tags, which works, but not all boxes have the same height (it seems that letters like 'p' make a box take ...
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Control the height and the length of a frame

By using the following code, I draw a framed figure that contains an array of 3 rows: \usepackage{framed} \usepackage{float} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h] \begin{framed} \[ ...
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How do I make one minipage the same size as another?

I'm writing a LaTeX document into which I want to put two boxes, in a row next to each other, which will contain varying length content. I want each box to be the same height, and that height needs ...
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How to control the vertical height of boxes

I would like to create boxes where I can control the height of the boxes. Right now I have used the command. \colorbox{calcclr}\makebox[\textwidth-2\fboxsep][l]{#1}}} This gives me a box that ...
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Framed theorem environment spread across pages

I wanted to put a vertical line in front of examples to make them easier to distinguish from the regular text. For this I used mdframed, and it mostly seems to work. However, if an example happens to ...
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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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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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How to put a framed box around text + math enviroment

I am looking for something like \fbox but it seems that you cannot use it when a math environment is included. However its not only a math environment (then you could use \boxed I know) but also text, ...
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Border around image is clipped

I want to add a border around a PNG image so I followed the steps here: How to add border for an image? My resulting code is: \begin{figure} \centering {% \setlength{\fboxsep}{0pt}% ...
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how to make fbox produce similar result to boxed from amsmath when used inside display math?

I use Scientific word to generate Latex, and from its GUI, it only supports \fbox to put a frame around a displayed equation. i.e. I select the equation from the GUI and click on a button which adds ...
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Framed box with border inside margin

I would like to use something like framed, but where the verticals borders are fully within the margins and the position and width of the actual content is unchanged, and with support for nesting the ...
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Chapter No. in Theorem style

I'm using \documentclass{book}. I'm also using the code below to create a theorem style, however, it only puts the title on top. I want to modify the code so that I get => Theorem ch. no. theorem no. ...
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No space before first section in framed box

I am looking for the correct way to lay out content in a framed box. In my opinion the space before the first section in a box looks odd in comparison to the same content at the start of a page. How ...
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Highlight elements in the matrix

I have a matrix and need to highlight some elements in the matrix. I have found how to highlight a single element (I want to put the cell in the square): $$ A = \begin{bmatrix} \fbox{0} & ...
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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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Errors using mdframed and also framed packages with tex4ht to put a frame around text

I googled around, and did not see something about this. I just found out that one gets an error using mdframed with tex4ht. \documentclass{article}% \usepackage{mdframed} \begin{document} ...
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Framed environment covers caption of figure in afterpage

I'm using packages framed to create my own quote environment with a nice frame. However, when using the package afterpage to shift a figure to the next page and the first thing on the next page is a ...
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frame around image and caption

I have an image wich is beside some text, and I would want to frame the image and the caption. My code is for now: \begin{wrapfigure}[4]{r}{8cm} \centering ...
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Add a black border to block quotations?

I have a Markdown file that I'm converting to PDF with Pandoc. And I'd like that the block quotation of the Markdown file get a 1px black border around them in the PDF. I already managed to edit the ...
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Work around 'Dimension too large' using `framed` with `listings`

I'm including an external source code file as an appendix using the listings package. The framed package is being used to ensure multi-page listings frames are fully closed. The problem is if my ...
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\begin{framed} with background-color

Does anybody know how to set the background-color of a framed element? \begin{framed} Let me have a background :( \end{framed}
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Framed environment: Define custom textwidth for a box

I discovered the framed package while I was loooking for a way to frame long paragraphs spanning over multiple pages. I need to to higlight certain passages, e.g. releace candidates, todos etc.: ...
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\framebox as \labelenumi

for a questionaire where possible answers appear as enumerate entries, I'm trying to have one document with plain squares and one where the squares are filled with either W or F. I tried ...
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How to remove image boundary while using LaTeX in wordpress [closed]

I'm using LaTeX in my blog in wordpress but the formulas are coming inside a rectangular box. Please refer here. How can I remove them?
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How to continue the framed text box on multiple pages?

I am using framed package to create text boxes using begin{framed} and end{framed}. My problem is that my framed box goes on for two pages, and I don't want the text box to complete itself at the end ...
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Formatting new environment with borders

I have defined myself a new environment as below: \newenvironment{myquote}{\list{}{\leftmargin=0.3in\rightmargin=0.3in}\item[]}{\endlist} What I would like to do here is to be able to format this ...
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Boxed equation with number

My minimum working example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{center} \boxed{K_{k+1}=P_ka_{k+1}^T(a_{k+1}P_ka_{k+1}^T+I_N)^{-1}} \end{center} \end{document} ...
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I want a Page Border around my Latex document. as in the image

I'm trying to make a project report and the format is the same as in the image below. I'm stuck where I need to give border to every page as shown below. I do not know anything about LaTeX so what I ...
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Getting shaded boxes in lists to indent

I'm trying to make a list which also contains theorems in shaded boxes. I'm currently using the framed package to do this. However, the shaded boxes do not properly "tab" inward to align with the ...
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fancy text boxes like in Redhat documentation or mercurial book

I would like to have framed texts with an Icon on the side like the ones here http://www.centos.org/docs/5/html/5.5/Release_Notes/ar01s06.html or ...
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making boxed or framed sections that flows to the next page

I want to enclose a text in a box and i want the box to overflow to the next page when the box cannot fit in one page. With my code the box immediately jumps to the next page and then omit the text ...
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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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Boxed notes in MusixTeX

I need to put a box around some notes in a MusixTeX score. I've tried with \fcolorbox, but I get a white background (not transparent), covering the staff lines. I've also tried with Tikz, but I don't ...
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How do I make uniform spacing for minipages in multicols

I'm trying to make a A3 page for the wall of our office, we have a coffee maker and with there are different options for each capsule. What I want to do is have an equally spread set of minipages ...
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framed or colored box with text and margin notes

I am using pdfTeX and I have in my text an example which just is a kind of a short story. What I want is: The story should be visually distinct from the normal text, by frame or background colour. I ...
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SWOT Table - how to convert to an article?

I need a SWOT analyse in color, and I found this one at http://www.mostlycolor.ch/2013/10/colored-blocks-in-beamer.html : Can someone help me by converting the beamer, so I can use it in an ...
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Listing with two columns in a single fancy frame

I am playing a little with lstlistings and I wonder whether such a thing would be achievable for all my listings: How to achieve this kind of things? Note : I am searching for a solution I can ...
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Border/frame for special text in latex

I'm writing about hash strings like this: "1DGooBsCL8eBHRq4UHPwiYbvu2Weiuw837" etc. I would like to do some border box or decorations for hash strings. Is it possible in latex?
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box around theorem statement

Is there an easy way to put a box around a theorem in LaTeX? For example to state an important theorem. I tried using page 20 of the ntheorem documentation ...