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

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How to make fbox around minipage fit the whole minipage inside it?

I have long equation, Ax=b that I want to put a frame around. I can't use mdframed since I need to also compile this with tex4ht, which still does not support mdframed. So I use this trick setup: ...
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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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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 ...
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Nested boxes around cells in a table

I would like to nest two boxes in my table. It looks like this: content content content content content +----------------------+ content | content content | ...
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Attractive Boxed Equations

I often used \boxed{...} from the AMS math package to place a box around important equations. However, this approach often produces somewhat awkward looking output. Consider \documentclass{article} ...
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Frame only around theorem in scientific two column poster

I am creating a poster in beamer, I would like to have frame only around my theorem, not to the end of the page (especially having two columns), if anyone know how to modify the code to do that? ...
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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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Beamer: transparency of a picture on section frame depending of section number

I'm a new Beamer user. The following code is there just to explain what I intent to do: Put on the "sectionpage" frames a picture with transparency, the transparency level being function of the ...
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How do lines of \framebox'es line up?

I want to stack boxes. The frame lines of the boxes should be exactly on top of each other. The original question However, when I define two boxes, so that one starts where the other ends (spatially ...
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How to create protocol flows inside a centred box?

Could you please give some directions how to create the following figure in latex? It is the situation of describing a two parties protocol centered in a box. It is like a 3X4 table but i have ...
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Simple frame around page

I need add a frame around all page in latex. If I search on google, I find many options, but anything work well for me. Also I need that page would be A4 and have margin 1.27cm. And on the top of ...
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Adding a border around beamer poster

I am trying to find a simple way to add a uniform border around a LaTeX poster, made in beamer, preferably in such a way that it is easy to modify the thickness. Here is the first part of the ...
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putting algorithm in box

Below is my code snippet. Please help me to put a framed box in my algorithm. \documentclass[journal,12pt]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{algorithmic} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{algorithm} ...
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How we can design our own boxed titles?

\begin{tcolorbox} \centering I am a fool..\\ I dont know How to make this box small as text has. \end{tcolorbox} I am using the above code to create boxed titles in my notes.. My output is ...
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framebox and margins

I have 2 minipages, the second of which is \frameboxed. The \framebox command seems to push the minipage out into the right margin, as you can see. [This is not the same as a previous question: ...
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Shadowboxing theorem environment

This is how I would like to redefine my theorem environment. %\newenvironment{sbtheorem} % {\shabox{ \begin{minipage}{0.8\textwidth} \begin{theorem}} % {\end{theorem} \end{minipage} }} ...
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Putting a line into a frame with proper positioning

I wanted to use a header which looks like the image attached below. At first I tried using a fbox with a parbox but I had issues with the right widths because the text wasn't properly aligned at all. ...
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Align mathematics equation in a box

I have the following code of maths equation in a box : \begin{framed} \begin{align*} &C_\star \rightarrow E_\star : &x=3\dfrac{5\phi^2+24\phi+12v+24}{\phi^2}, ...
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Noframe option for mdframed

mdframed is a great package for defining environments to differentiate different types of content from one another. It's versatile and highly customisable. However, looking through the package ...
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fbox without additional v-space

it's a little bit related to Non-invasive replacement for \fbox? , but not really. think: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \begin{document} \footnotesize \begin{tabular}{lc} a & 1\\ a & 1\\ ...
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Horizontal placement of a framebox

I would like to horizontally offset a framed paragraph of text so that the sides of the frame coincide precisely with left and right margins of 2em on a page with a text-width of 6.5 inches. ...
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how to put Verbatim inside minipage that has fbox around it? “Paragraph ended before \FV@BeginScanning was complete. }” [duplicate]

I am surprised that I get an error when I add Verbatim to content of minipage that had \fbox around it. Removing the \fbox removes the error. But I need to put frame around the minipage. I can't use ...
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How can I set the horizontal separation only in a framebox?

I'm using the command \fcolorbox to add a framebox around an image. I want to set the horizontal separation only. With \fboxsep I set the separation all around. \documentclass[oneside]{article} ...
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Frame with padding/margins (without using mdframed)

I'm wondering how to add paddings in a frame (as you can see, left and right paddings are the same, but not the same as top and bottom paddings). I know it can be done using mdframed, but sometimes, ...
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Difference between \framebox{$$} and \boxed{}

I want to put an equation in a frame box. Is it the same that if I create a framed text box environment first then put the equation inside or use the environment \boxed{}? ...
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Customized frame with title over frame

I'm trying to have sections within titled-boxes in my document. My minimum almost-working example is: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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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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Can I have framed blocks in beamer?

Is there a simple way to have the body of a block environment in beamer to have a frame around it, rather than having a background colour? I tried putting a \fbox inside the block, but it just wrote ...
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Reducing upper and lower margin in shaded enviroment

I am using \begin{shaded} from \usepackage{framed} to highlight some formulae and theorems in some notes I am writing. I would like to reduce the upper and lower margin: how can I do it?
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create a framed environment for a margin note

What am trying to achieve is the following: Of course, if this can be done so that there is a switch between even and odd pages. Currently I am only interested in the not appearing on the LHS ...
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How can I construct a page layout with framed boxes?

For a report I'm writing, I have got an MS Word template for a page that needs to be included. The page looks like this (print screen from Word): However, there are a few things that makes me not ...
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Framed minipage and `comments` package

I am preparing a classroom workbook with two versions: one with answers and one without. The student version has big, empty, framed boxes to handwrite their answers. The teacher version has suggested ...
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How to draw a colored framebox without filling the background?

I like to draw a \fbox{..} which is colored. The xcolor package gives \fcolorbox{<frame color>}{<background color>}{<text>} But this forces me to set a background color. I like ...
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How to create a page like this?

I'm a LaTeX newbie. I want to create a page layout like in the picture below on every page. Can someone help please? Thanks.
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LaTex: Adding cell padding to a text frame

I'm trying to create a box as below in LaTeX. \framebox[40em][c]{ I certify that the work presented in the dissertation is my own unless referenced. } I want a little bit padding between the text ...
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Why is listings' frame width a little larger then \textwidth?

Here is the sample code: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{ basicstyle=\ttfamily\footnotesize, frame=single, % adds a frame around the code } \begin{document} ...
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How can I write framed formulas in my LaTeX document?

I am interested in this thing because I think that the framed formulas make my document more beautiful. For example how can I make this formula framed? $F=m\cdot a$ I would like to make a light ...
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lstlisting framed with the caption inside the frame

How do I made a lstlistings look like following? The best I could get was: The code for the second image is: \begin{lstlisting}[caption=id(in), frame=single] out <- in; return out; ...
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using framed within itemize or enumerate

I have the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{classicthesis} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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How to force the tcolorbox package to cover the upper and lower part of pages?

The code \documentclass{book} \usepackage[many]{tcolorbox} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \chapter{Foo bar} \lipsum[1-2] \begin{tcolorbox}[size=tight,oversize, sharp corners, breakable, ...
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How to place a shaded box around a section label and name

In working with a publisher, I need to format section headings like this (using ASCII art): +-----+-------------------------------------+ | 1.2 | Section name | ...
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How to abbreviate “\begin{frame}”, “\end{frame}”, and “\frametitle”?

Aware abbreviating those commands need not always be helpful, I would like to know how to abbreviate them? The following is what I tried, which does not work: \documentclass[11pt,handout]{beamer} ...
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Exclude a line of text in a tabular environment

I have this problem: inside a framebox there is a line of text which should not be a part of the tabular enviromnent because it widens the first tab. Here is the code \documentclass[12pt, ...
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Dotted frame around the text

I need to do a dotted frame, something this one: Is it possible to do?
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Frame with only crosses in two opposite corners

Is there one package to produce frames looking like the one above in the following ASCII example ? I don't want dashed lines. | ...
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Framed environment with striped background

Dear friends, I have the following environment in a document: which is produced the following code, except the dark green line, I kept it back for keeping my the minimal component in my MWE. :) ...
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Aligned equations in a colored box

I would like to put a set of aligned equations into a colored box. After a quick search on tex.stackexchange, I have found the following solution to put (apparently) one equation in a color box : ...
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Box around equations in align environment and no indentation

I have the following code and I want to do two things to it.First, I want to have the output maximally on the left, that is I do not want any indentation of the stuff in the align environment, I want ...
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Package for framed boxes

I saw the following framed box in a Tex-generated PDF and was wondering what package had been used to make it: Does anybody recognize it?
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How to add a frame around a float with caption?

I've created a new float element to define examples: \usepackage{float} \floatstyle{plain} \newfloat{example}{thp}{lop} \floatname{example}{\textsc{Example}} I want to set my example in an frame. ...