{line-breaking} is about how (La)TeX breaks paragraphs into lines and how those breaks can be influenced.

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Lines don't wrap in my list of tables

On my "List of Tables" page, the descriptions of tables don't wrap. Instead, the text proceeds on the same line all the way to the far-right margin of the page (past the point where the page number of ...
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Character on hanging list

I'm the maintainer of the ledmac package (for critical editions). I would like to have the possibility to start all the lines with hanging indentation with some chosen character, like this (where ...
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Preserve linebreaks in command argument

I'm using the pdfpcnotes.sty style from https://github.com/cebe/pdfpc-latex-notes and I'm currently trying to make it preserve newlines, i.e. if I write \pnote{ * Foo * Bar } I want this to ...
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How do I minimize tabulary width, contingent on minimizing height or lines per row?

I frequently find that I want to make a table with final column (typically out of 3-5) that will automatically break over multiple lines. So I use \begin{tabulary}{\linewidth}{llL} [...] ...
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spaces in references in pdf view

I am using book document when I view my work on pdf, some of references looks like this with spaces. how to avoid them? Can I change "bibliography" to "references"?
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Nonbreakable space for bibliography

Why do we need to use a nonbreakable space ~ for the bibliography ? For example, in the book "More math into LaTeX" by G. Grätzer, on pp. 47, the following snippet of code is given: \bibitem{eM57a} ...
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Problem in combination of longtable and stepcounter{rowcount}

I am making a longtable consisting of 3 columns: linenumber of the text in the table, column with a short abbreviation and a column with possible a lot of text. Since the third column contains a lot ...
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theorem header still not breaking line

The question has been asked before at How can I get a line break in a theorem headline?, but the answers seem not to work for me: \documentclass[a4paper, twoside]{book}%[a4paper,oneside] ...
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colorbox highlighting: overfull hbox

For a current LaTeX-Document, I've done some highlighting using colorboxes around specific words or formulas. This works quite well, although, of course, the colorbox doesn't do line breaks when it is ...
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GitHub-hosted Jupyter notebook auto line breaks / wrapping [closed]

I would like to put a document containing a fair amount of inline math onto GitHub as an IPython Notebook. Because I don't like the typical Markdown sans-serif font, which wouldn't match the Latex ...
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Automatic linebreaks for equations in tabular environment?

I have so far tested the breqn's dmath environment example here but it does not work with tabular in rotating's sidewaystable, resulting into \cr errors in wrong place. So How can you automatically ...
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Reference a picture [duplicate]

I am writing a PhD thesis. Sometimes when I reference to a figure the following problem occurs. In PDF the word Fig.[number of figure] are written in two lines (Fig. and [] are separated). How to ...
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Lines with texttt reach into the page border, how to prevent?

MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \RequirePackage[utf8]{inputenc} \RequirePackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Automatic line break in writing pseudo-code using algorithm package

I am going to write a pseudo-code using the algorithm package. Everything is fine, however, I am not able to automatically break lines and you see what happens in the picture below: I am wondering ...
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What command can I use to break the formula to have the alignment acceptable? [duplicate]

Below, in the image, there is a math formula which has a pink underline (namely Ann_{f(A)+J}(J)=0). As you see the alignment isn't acceptable (highlighted). Question. What command can I use to break ...
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How to make the fully justified code at line-breaks?

I have a problem for using algorithm2e package. I am writing a algorithm just like \begin{algorithm} \caption{RM-MEDA} \label{alg1} Initial a population $Pop(0)$ and compute the $F$ ...
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Multiline latex equation

I have latex equations within \[ ... \] commands. Some of them doesn't fit page width and they have newline command \\ inside. I tried to surround these equations with gather* environment which works ...
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combination of \underset{} and \ul{} prevents linebreak

Here is the MWE. I am sorry for not putting it earlier. \documentclass [11pt,letterpaper,twoside,openright]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{soul} \begin{document} This is the example to ...
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Formatting latex code in lyx

I have been using lyx and have run into text formatting issues when using math inline formulas. For example, the code bellow: is converted to: How can I make the formula fit the numbered list?
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How do I stop \write and \message from inserting a newline at 80 characters? [duplicate]

I have the following file: \immediate\write16{abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz0123456789ABCDEFGHIJKL 80 char split is right here -><- this is on the next line} ...
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Eliminate \hbox badness in multiple verse-like environment [duplicate]

This is a question dealing with underfull \hbox badness when newlines are entered using \\. \documentclass[12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{polyglossia} % the multilingual support ...
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Small Line Inserted into Sharelatex

I'm trying to figure out how to insert a small straight and horizontal line segment into a Sharelatex text file. Any ideas?
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phantom does linebreak instead of invisible math mode character [duplicate]

I have the following two lines: $\Rightarrow$ Generate $\mathbb{G}^n$ and check the existence of a homomorphism\\ from $\mathbb{G}^n$ to $\mathbb{G}$! I want the second line to start exactly under ...
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Multirow reacting to rownumber instead of linenumber

I'm trying to create a table in LaTeX which contains a multirow as height as the rest of the table. This table appears lots of times in my document. The problem is that the second row can contain ...
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Automatic line-breaks in a long display-mode equation

I have a long sequence of equalities and inequalities in a display-mode formula. Currently, this formula is longer than the page width. Is there a way to tell LyX to automatically break the formula ...
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Why can't I break this formula into two lines? [duplicate]

\begin{align} V_{\alpha \beta} = \left\langle (K_{il} E_{i j}^{\alpha} K_{j m} \delta_l \delta_m + 2 \epsilon_i \delta_m E_{i j}^\alpha K_{j m} + \epsilon_i \epsilon_j E_{i j}^{\alpha} - N_{i j} E_{i ...
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\newline not working with longtable?

This table comes from SAS output. The \newline is not working correctly. E.g. "Percent trimmed in tail" ought to be Percent Trimmed In tail but it is showing up as Percent Trimmed In Tail Here ...
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How can I break lines automatically in tabular to fit to page width? [closed]

I expect to break a long text automatically in tabular. After searching this site, there are several ways: (i). Use p{dimension} in tabular, answered here \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} ...
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linebreak in bibliography with url and date

I have an issue with urls and urldate. The line is a little bit too long for one line, but I have no idea how to fix a manual linebreak in urldate. I've had a look into the bbl-file, but the ...
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Insert a line-break in online equation editor [closed]

How do you do a carriage return (line-break) when using the Online LaTeX Equation Editor](http://www.codecogs.com/latex/eqneditor.php)? I have written: \documentclass{article} {a_n^m} \Return ...
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Manual line break in tabular (tabu) breaks the layout of other columns if not using X column parameter

I know this problem has been discussed many times, and the proposed solutions were to use yet nested parboxes inside table cells, but I would like to avoid that. Up to now, I was using my table with ...
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Breaking lines of code using using mcode [duplicate]

I am using the following code in the main tex file: \usepackage[numbered,autolinebreaks,useliterate]{mcode} and this code in the appendix file: \lstinputlisting{C:/path/function.M} Considering ...
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How to prevent linebreak in the word “.NET”? [duplicate]

Sometimes, LaTeX breaks the word ".NET", leaving the dot on the previous line and putting "NET" on the next line. Can I force it to put all four characters either at the first line or at the second ...
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how do I make latex allow breaking a line whenever reaching line boundary [closed]

I started writing my HW in latex, I use an online latex editor+compiler. Sometimes, when I write long math expressions, the expressions exceed the right boundaries of the page. I've seen that it has ...
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line-breaking across all document/objects automatically?

I find myself manually fixing long variable names between $$ and \texttt{} and other objects (there are plenty of those in my document since . Those fixes don't hold well after text changes, and ...
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Change of chapter appearance

I got the following code for making the chapter appearance in [report] mode, which I would like to keep: \renewcommand{\thechapter}{\arabic{chapter}} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\bfseries\Large} ...
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How to avoid line break with \[ \] syntax [closed]

I know I should not use $$ $$ for math equations since it's deprecated, and instead I should use \[ and \]. But with this notation, every formula I type is centered on a new line. How can I have the ...
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Strange “No line to end error” from \newchapter{} Thesis Formatting

I'm using a document class from my University, {urithesis} and I'm receiving some strange errors I can't seem to clear up - I was hoping someone might have some experience with similar issues. This ...
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ArabXeTeX ignoring \allowbreak

I've got an issue with XeLaTeX ignoring \allowbreak on lines that overflow by a small amount. I've tried to recreate the issue with English text but it does not occur. We have a large amount of data ...
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Line break after \hfill [duplicate]

I hope this question is not a trivial one, but I was not able to find any answer to that. I found out that sometimes when I put an \hfill command in order to align some text to the right, there is a ...
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How to specify custom behavior on line breaking [closed]

Is it possible to detect when LaTeX breaks a long line of text and add some custom behavior to it? Specifically, If a long sentence breaks, I want to prepend some code to all but the first line, ...
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Putting an equal sign both at the end and at the beginning of the line (dmath)

I'm using dmath for my equations, because it breaks lines automatically. I've been taught that if I have two formulae separated by an equal sign and they are on different lines then the equal sign ...
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How to respect 80-character limit per line of text in source code

Suppose I have a long line of italicized text in a report or other document. If it is more than 80 characters long, I may want to move everything after the 79th column position to the next line in ...
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Text moving outside of justification margins [duplicate]

Apologies if the title is incorrect, but I'm not entirely sure how to describe the issue I am having. Please see the image below for clarification. The text should be justified, but in random spots of ...
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line exceeds margin in cover letter [duplicate]

I used newlfm to create a cover letter. However after I made some pieces of text bold, italics and underlined, some lines exceeded the margin. I then used \sloppy. Still, there is one line that juts ...
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Spacing between single line paragraph with lettrine

I'm having the following problem with lettrines and paragraph with a single line : \lettrine[lines=2, loversize=0.15, findent=1em, nindent=0em ]{1}{}% First step. \lettrine[lines=2, loversize=0.15, ...
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References citation does not go in a new line [duplicate]

An image is more expressive then words... How you can see, the citation of a \bibitem does not go in a new line. This is my code: \begin{thebibliography}{99} \bibitem[Documentazione ffmpeg x x x x ...
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Alternative for `\linebreak` in inline math mode [closed]

Looking at this question and the chat that followed it, I was wondering what would be considered best practise to include line breaks in inline math mode (breqn does not quite work; there's some ...
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How to force a newline after subsection?

I am trying to force a newline after subsection. How can i do that? I am using conference documentclass. Instead of 1. Subsection: This is a boy i want 1. Subsection This is a boy
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\relpenalty=1000 problem [closed]

I was trying use \relpenalty to fix a formula which was breaking and I tried to use \relpenalty=1000: turns out now my layout got crazy and most of my images are now at the end of the chapters, in the ...