{letters} is about creating letters and similar types of written messages, and the various document classes created for this purpose.

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Removing the line and address from scrlttr

scrlttr2 seems to set a line with the address on it. I can't figure out which of the many scrlttr2 options turns it off. \documentclass{scrlttr2} \setkomavar{fromname}{Seamus} ...
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How to place the subject line under the greeting line in t-letter module in ConTeXt?

I'm writing a letter using the t-letter module available with ConTeXt. I want the subject line to be underneath the greeting line, but I can't work out how to do it. I think it is something like: ...
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How to place a list of attachments at the same hight as the closing?

I am writing a letter using KOMA-scripts scrlttr2-class. I would like to add a list of attachments at the end, and I would like that list to be at the same height as the closing, but on the right side ...
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Using BibTeX with letter class

I'm trying to use BibTeX with a letter; I hope this is not too eccentric. The letter class doesn't have BibTeX support, though. I found Environment thebibliography undefined when using letter. ...
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How to avoid empty space at the end of a page when using scrlttr2?

I use this class definition in the preamble for typesetting letters: \documentclass[12pt,ngerman,foldmarks=true,fromalign=right,fromrule=afteraddress, parskip=half, pagenumber=no,DIV=15]{scrlttr2} ...
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How do I write invoices in LaTeX?

I'm relatively new to TeX, which means I did nothing more than homework and some math things with it. Now I'd like to write invoices with LaTeX (for reusability etc.) I am not searching for a ...
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Looking for Cover letter template

I'm looking for cover letter template which would fit with this CV, PDF here. Can anyone suggest anything similar to that (just a regular cover letter, sender's address on top right, recipients lower ...
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Croatian/Serbian letters in CV problem

I'm using a currvita CV for something, but am unable to get Croatian/Serbian (I don't know how this will come out, but they are šŠđĐčČćĆžŽ). Haven't used LaTeX in a while but remember that in the ...
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Cover Letter Template

I am trying to use Matthew J. Miller's cover letter template - The PDF looks like this; however when I typeset the template at the first instance, I see that the date is misplaced and I am not able ...
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Complex alignments of blocks

How could the kind of layout below be achieved in LaTeX, without using a letter document class? At first, I thought of tables, but it would be impossible to align the first line of the second block ...
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Positioning signature on left in letter

I have this letter template, I found online. \documentclass[11pt,stdletter]{newlfm} \usepackage{charter} \widowpenalty=1000 \clubpenalty=1000 \newlfmP{headermarginskip=15pt} \newlfmP{sigsize=25pt} ...
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How do I make a subject with newlfm

I can't find in the documentation anything about how to make a subject in a newlfm style letter. What I would like is something like the following. Överklagande av Skatteverkets beslut om ...
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A clean letter class for office use, including serial letters

I'm using LaTeX for writing corporate letters, including serials letters. To incorporate our organization's logo, back address and so on I put a single A4-sized PDF containing all this information ...
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Adding/subtracting vertical space in »letter« class

Is there a way to move the to-address up (or, respectively, the date down) in the »letter« document class? With the to-address on the left and date on the right, I wish for the vertical alignment of ...
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Signature over printed name

I am writing a letter using newlfm, which implements the typeset signature with this code: \namefrom{\textbf{Juan de la Cruz}\\ "Expert" TeXnician\\ Telephone: \printphonefrom\\ ...
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Does newlfm define \InfoPathName?

I'm getting an error: ! Undefined control sequence. l.12 \InfoFileName {db.tex} For background \InfoFileName is the macro used to change where newlfm gets its address information ...
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Error message: There's no line here to end

In a letter-class document that had no previous errors I am suddenly getting the error message: "There's no line here to end" \opening{text} I've used this file many times and today it starts ...
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Multiple signatures in a letter

I've searched for this but haven't found a solution. Is it possible to have multiple signatures in a letter, one above the other?
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LaTeX letter with address field in the right place for a “C5 envelope with window”

Does anybody know of a good way to write simple paper letters in LaTeX, so that the formatting shows the receivers address on the right place so I will show in the window of those C5 envelops with a ...
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PDF letterhead as document background

My institution's letterhead is available as a PDF file. The PDF is not just of the logo (to be placed in a corner), but of the entire page. Is it possible to make this PDF the background of the ...
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Anyone know a good template for formal letters?

Occasionally, I write letters that I actually print out and send by snail mail :). I'd like them to look as formal as possible. Archaic (pre-typewriter) Dutch customs require the sender's address to ...