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Using newgeometry — how to prevent moving the top outer page numbers?

I used \newgeometry to enlarge the printing space to include more graphs on a couple pages of my document (article class), but it moved the page number on those pages too. If I want to keep the page ...
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Newsletter Formatting

First post here but I'm trying to create a newsletter. However, I'm having some difficulties. I want it to look similar to this example: http://www.calvin.edu/admin/hr/newsletter/MAY%202012%20(e).pdf ...
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Distance between top edge of paper and header

EDIT : Please apologize me. I forget to add two lines to MWE I think very essential to handle the problems. Please re-check the MWE. There is parameter defining distance between bottom edge of top ...
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Extra 0.1cm after setting geometry top margin

I try to set 3cm for top margin of the paper with geometry package. After I measure the real length of top margin with PDF, this is actually 3.1 cm. There are a 0.1 extra space there. Also, I spot ...
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Fancyhdr adding multiline header causes footer margin to be inconsistent?

I have been searching to fix this problem for a while now. When I use the fancyhdr package to create headers and footers, and I run my code, as long as the header does not take up multiple lines, the ...
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Changing the margins of a single page while keeping the headline the same

I need to print a huge figure in my latex document on one single page. I'm currently using \newgeometry{left=10mm, right=10mm, top=25mm, bottom=30mm} \begin{figure}[thb] .... \end{figure} ...
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Header superimposed over text

The header in my report is superimposed on the text. I've tried altering voffset and header height but it didn't get me satisfactory results. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Different margins in title and chapters

I am struggling here with adapting school template for my document. The problem is that I need different margins on the title and on the chapter pages. Here is the code. On the title page is all easy. ...
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Change margins for all, but the first page [duplicate]

I've read Setting different margin sizes in different pages and Change \textwidth and \textheight in mid-document, but it doesn't work to well for my use case. I'm using the geometry and fancyhdr ...
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NIH class tweaks

I need to change a few settings from the NIH document-class to make my document more similar to NIH's most recent sample (ugly, I know). Having been told to leave the .cls file well alone, I'm going ...
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Space between text area and footer area

How to control the vertical space between the text area and the footer area? If I change the value of \textheight the footer comes together. If I change the value of bottom using geometry package, ...
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New textwidth for End Matter (but preserve fancyhdr)

Can anyone suggest a strategy for changing the textwidth for the end matter, but preserving the look of fancyhdr, whose offset is calculated using the old geometry. Can't seem to get \newgeometry to ...
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Change \textwidth and \textheight in mid-environment

First, this is not a copy of Change \textwidth and \textheight in mid-document as I can't set a manual \pagebreak and \newgeometry or \restoregeometry thereafter. I want to change the footer size for ...
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How to move the footer margin closer to the bottom, manually

I have a page built in latex that has a footnote. I am not satisfied with the distance from the bottom to the footnote: it is too large. I want to have a bigger place to write, so I want the footnote ...
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Header and Footer offset in Exam Document Class

I am using the exam document class and I want to implement a layout where the headers and footers span over both the text body and the margins. I tried using the \fancyhfoffset command from the ...
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Bottom margins for two title pages are not equal

For thesis it is needed two title pages but in my code page layouts are not equal. Problem is in the bottom of the page. the part of the code is: It is the cls file. Update: the problem is with the ...
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Header and margins

I would like to set a thicker header line I want to have a larger margin from the top and the bottom of the page. I have a problem with the header, which takes the name of my section which is two ...
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What do headheight, headsep, etc. do in the vmargin package?

In the vmargin package, the \setmarginsrb command sets margins, among other things, with this syntax: \setmarginsrb{left margin}{top margin}{right margin}{bottom margin}% ...
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Eliminate topspace and bottomspace in ConTeXt

Background Looking to put the page number flush to the bottom of the page using ConTeXt. The key lines in the Minimum Working Example (MWE) below are: \setuplayout[ topspace=\zeropoint, ...
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Problem with geometry and headers

I am trying to setup the margins such that from the top of the header text and the bottom of the footertext there is exactly 1.5cm space. I was not able to achieve this so far and I would highly ...
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Variable header height [duplicate]

I want to create invoices with LaTeX, and they need a header (containing some company information and maybe a logo) which must be repeated on every page. My problem is that I do not know the header ...
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Headers with vertical rule with Koma-Script

I am trying to obtain the following headers with scrbook: numbers half-way into the margin, a a rule that extends up to (touches) the upper edge of the page, running heads should be within text ...
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How to set `footskip` on a landscape page? [closed]

I'm using geometry and pdflscape to have a particular page in landscape (detailed here). However, setting footskip via \newgeometry{..., footskip = 1cm} does nothing, because the system still assumes ...
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Different \headheight in one document

I'm studying at a Cooperative State University and need to write a report about my activities at work. Our department provided us with templates for all kind of document we have to fill out and attach ...
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How to determine head height automatically

I'm creating three documents with three different headers, containing images or large banners. Is there a way to determine the head height automatically or even better a way to change the head height ...
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Trouble setting margins with Resumé header

I am trying to typeset my resumé in LaTeX and have created a header that I am really happy with. However, now that I am starting to fill in the rest of my information the margins I have set up to ...
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How to define margins of a document with page numbering at a specified place

I have to follow specific rules for an A4 document: upper and lower margins at 4.5cm page numbers centered at 3.5 cm I've succeeded to defined the margins with the geometry package but I'm ...
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How to have headers, section headings, and figures expand into the margin?

I am interested in the following page layout. How to have headers in margins (up to margin) Is it possible to start section headings from margin How to set figures occupy the margins. I can ...
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What is the proper way of moving my content but not my header/footer?

My header and footer are all set. Size and position are good. However, I want to push the actual content to the right and down (creating big margins at the top and left of the document). See this ...
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Inconsistent margins using fancyhdr and geometry

For my homework assignments I usually use the fancyhdr package to create a header that contains the group (A, B, C etc), homework title, my name + student number and the date. Besides that I ...
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Really thin footer

I am using the below LaTeX template to create small posters with coloured background and with a wide variety of dimensions, usually very far from the ordinary paper formats. This of course sometimes ...
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How to enlarge the header of a fancy page style? [closed]

I am using a fancy page style for my report. I am using the following code to set the width of the body: \usepackage[left=3cm, right=2.5cm, top=2.65cm, bottom=2.65cm]{geometry} However, the bar in ...
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Memoir: Increase header height for title page

I have to use a particular latex template. On the titlepage there is a logo in the header which is to high. Class memoir Warning: The material used in the headers is too large (78.7743pt) for ...
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How to move frame down in LaTeX?

I am writing one article using top and bottom margin. \usepackage[top=.5cm, bottom=.8cm, left=1cm, right=1cm, includefoot,showframe]{geometry} I observe some spacing between frame and footer ...
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How to move footline up a bit?

I want to move up my footline a bit, say 0,5cm , but still keep it within the bottom 2,5cm margin. How to do so as easy as possible? Here is my MWE: ...
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Page number in the margin and separator

I want to produce this kind of header. My first attempt includes the use of fancyhdr package but still I can't figure out how it is possible to move the page number in the margin and put the | bold ...
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1answer
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KOMA-Script: Adjust text region based on header height

I'd like to put an image into the headline using scrpage2, but the text runs through the image, because the height of the headline seems not to be adjusted. The KOMA-Script documentation doesn't seem ...
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First page bottom margin problems — fancyhdr / geometry

Can anyone please help me understand why the bottom margin on the first page spills over if I only use the geometry definitions inside the square brackets of \usepackage[]{geometry}; however, placing ...
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Bad margins while printing

I'm using geometry package like this: \usepackage[landscape]{geometry} \newgeometry{twocolumn, left=0.25cm, right=0.25cm, top=0.8cm, bottom=0.4cm} and fancyhdr package like this: ...
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My footer disappears when I increase headheight

I have created a custom simple layout with the fancyhdr package. Because the header I must use is somewhat big, LaTeX instructed me to increase the headheight to at least a minimum value. The problem ...
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Custom geometry for a first chapter page?

On normal pages I have header and no footer. On first chapter page -- I have footer (with page number) and no header. Hence I need: \newgeometry{top=2cm, bottom=1.2cm, left=1.5cm, right=1.7cm} for ...
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How to change page margins but keep the placement of the pagemark?

I use the package geometry to adjust the page margins for my needs. However, the first page should be different. To accomplish this, I used \newgeometry, \restoregeometry which works fine, except that ...
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Page margin, header and footer configuration

This is how my letter looks like \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{letter} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \newcommand{\DocumentTitle}{Motivation Letter} \newcommand{\Author}{John Smith} ...
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Can I have bigger margins on pages containing only floats?

Latex sets the margins to give a good reading experience for text. For pages containing only figures this generally does not matter and I would like my figures to fill as much space as possible, in ...
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Longtable doesn't work well with geometry [closed]

I would like to produce document with multiple longtables inside. I need to customize my headers with fancyhdr placing graphics inside it and modyfying page geometry. But then longtables have problems ...
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votes
1answer
352 views

Change fancyhdr settings in preamble after they have already been set

I have a "standard" preamble (portion in the code below that I indicated that I really don't want to change) that I am trying to reuse. But, I want to adjust the right margin for one particular ...
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votes
1answer
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How do put a header inside the margins?

I have to create a document that obeys the following guidelines: "Margins must be set at a minimum of ¾" (1.87 cm); Your name must appear outside the set margins of the page, at the top ...
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How to set colored ruled margins for different pages?

I want to write a LaTeX document, and I want to have document rules (colored margins distinguishing sections and/or even/odd pages). Here is a model of what I have in mind: How can this be ...
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vote
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scrbook margin - ratio between top and bottom is wrong

I use the following document class \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside]{scrbook} with default header and footer (chapter/section in header and the page number in the footer) My problem is, that ...
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votes
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Change geometry for 'empty' page style only [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change \textwidth and \textheight in mid-document Change page layout after first page I need to make the margins on the first page of my article larger than those on ...