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

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How can I make a line break on HostMath [closed]

I want to express the following: I need to express it on HostMath, where \nextline somehow doesn't work. What I have so far: \text(If ) \frac{x-3}{3}=k \text( and ) k=3, \text(what is the value ...
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Line break in arabic text?

i'm stuck trying to insert a line break in an arabic text, any suggestions are welcome I'm using \usepackage{arabtex} Here is the complete example \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[...
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Breakable \colorbox? [duplicate]

Given a phrase in the middle of which TeX will place a return carriage, if we place this phrase within a \colorbox, TeX no longer places the return carriage and the phrase protrudes in the margin. Is ...
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How to insert a break line in LaTeX just like hr tag do in HTML?

In HTML, I can insert a line below any text using <hr> tag. How can I do same thing it in LaTeX?
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Automatic Line Breaking Under Gradient Color Text

How could I add automatically line breaking for a gradient color text? I would like to add gradient color for separate words and long ones are just causing trouble. The code I am using is \...
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Customizing Memoir Class's \fancybreak

In response to No indentation after empty line @jon supplied the following \fancybreak macro lifted from memoir.cls: \makeatletter \newcommand{\fancybreak}{\@ifstar{\@sfbreak}{\@fbreak}} \newcommand{\...
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hbox badness with line breaking in tables and use of \raggedright

I am hunting for hbox badnesses in my document at the moment and have some problems in resolving issues with a table using tabularx. As suggested in this thread I am using \raggedright to relax the ...
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Theorem header and *all* content on separate pages

I have in my paper a theorem-like environment which consists only of an enumerated list. It looks bad if I just type it in vanilla, so I add a $\,$ before the enumerate (see also enter link ...
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Repeating certain signs after linebreak in inline math expressions

I use LaTeX to type my University Maths notes. In that, I often find myself faced with linebreaks in inline math expressions. In such a situation, I usually want to double the sign just before the ...
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hyperref : break long lines in pdftitle and other fields

I have a problem with hyperref: how to break long lines in pdf fields : the pdftitle is very long and I want hyperref to begin a new line, just like it does for key-words. I compile with pdflatex, ...
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Some questions regarding tikz tree

I have a tree working written in tikz, however, it's not fully what I wanted it to look like \begin{tikzpicture}[level/.style={sibling distance=60mm/#1}] \node [circle,draw] (equal){$=$} child {...
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Earlier line breaks in TOC

Is there an option in tocloft to decrease the maximum length of lines in the TOC? I'd like long section titles get a line break earlier, to increase the white space before the page numbers. \...
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Justify manual line breaks at the bottom of a column

I'm trying to reproduce a justified multi-column document, and am therefore using manual line breaks throughout. However, this doesn't work for lines at the bottom of a column, because \linebreak ...
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Linebreak in definition heading (theorem package) [duplicate]

I have a problem with a too long line in the theorem environment. The following example shows the problem, I need a line break in the heading, but there is none. Any suggestions? \documentclass[...
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How to prevent line breaks in code listings?

I am adding a big Linux terminal output as a listing and would like to prevent these line breaks from happening: e.g. user@pc ~ $ top PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR S %CPU %MEM ...
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What is the command to add newline linebreak in \sum \prod? [duplicate]

I am sure this question or similar has been asked but I cannot find it by searching so adding it to make it more accessible: what is the command/environment to add newline linebreak in \sum \prod so ...
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How to force a subfigure's caption to be on one line?

I want the caption for each subfigure to be on one line because it isn't so long that it should line-wrap. Is there any way I can force it to be on one line? Here is a minimum working example: \...
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How can I make the appendix one column to fit my very long equations? And also keep equations from running off the page?

The rest of the document is two columns, just the appendix needs to be one column to fit the equations. Here is the code, any help greatly appreciated! \documentclass[twocolumn,showpacs,...
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LaTeX produces lines containing only a point in the bibliography

If citations have a distinct length, the automatically set point at the end of the citation appears in the next line: I am using natbib with bibiographystyle agsm for my references. Here's my ...
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How to add an empty line between two formulars

I have the following code \listfiles \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} %\usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[fixamsmath,disallowspaces]{mathtools} \begin{document} \...
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Change some basic details about document type resume

I am writing my resume and using template "9b" from this website. However, there are a couple of items that I would like to modify. Here is the .tex file and corresponding screen-shot after ...
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linebreaking when using raisebox in section

How to break the line when using raisebox command in \section. My MWE is : \documentclass{book} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{xcolor,lipsum,...
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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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Words with dot and linebreak

I have a sentence with the word "ASP.NET", but half of the word doesn't fit in the current line anymore. There is no hyphenation which is quite ok, but latex doesn't insert a linebreak before the word,...
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Listing linebreaking not working

got a listing where the code include a very long sequence of characters (letters, numbers & other). With linebreak=true, the sequence gets broken at non-letter characters. However I still got a ...
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make a title for a poster

It will be very helpful if someone kindly help me fixing the title of the code below: \documentclass[a0,portrait]{a0poster} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,snakes,arrows,shadows,petri,...
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jurabib: every field in a new line

I'm trying to make use of some of the features of jurabib-package which are quite essential for me now. But I'm still facing one problem: I use the package with the bibformat=tabular, which nearly ...
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I can't find/fix the errors in order to be able to compile it

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} $These are two truth tables for the following: $\neg (p \vee q)$ is logically equivalent to $(\neg p) \wedge (\neg q)$ \begin{...
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How to break the make of a new line?

I'm trying to break the make of a new line by \begin{itemize} for a more appropriate view of longtable. I can't find how to achieve this. Any help, please ? \begingroup \setlength{\LTleft}{-20cm plus ...
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how to deal with Long URL in LaTeX

I am a green hand in LaTeX. I sought online and found a lot of posts about the question I asked. However, I cannot follow their instructions. Could anyone give me a hand ? (OS is ubuntu 12.04.) The ...
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Qtree Text Positioning

My document looks like this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tikz-qtree,tikz-qtree-compat} \usepackage{...
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How to add a line break

Sometimes I need an empty line like this If I write $\Rightarrow \mathcal{I}_1 = \{\{A\}, \{B\}, \{C\}, \{E\}\}$ \\ Generierung der häufigen $2$-Itemsets: I'll get an error "There's no line here ...
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Line-breaking long cell contents when using longtable through datatool

I'm trying to display a table loaded from a CSV file and displaying it like this: \DTLloadrawdb[]{myDB}{myDB.csv} \DTLdisplaylongdb[% caption={myDB caption},% label={tab:myDB},% ...
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Automatic forced line breaks in latex table

Im making a table where the last column contains a URL which may be quite large, so I want to make automatic line breaks in this column. If I use p{3in} in the table, some of the URL are seen as one ...
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Preventing space instead of linebreaks

How to prevent space at a line break? a b c produces: a b c I want abc.
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Using split to break a long equation

I am trying to break a long equation over multiple lines. It is here as follows: \begin{equation} \begin{split} L(\textbf{q})=&\prod_{t=0}^{36}{q_{1}^{iB(t)sB(t+1)+iC(t)sC(t+1)}\\ &\quad\cdot ...
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Tabbing and automatic line breaks without columns

I'm making dense revision notes so I'm trying to use all space possible e.g. tabbing and adding short notes whenever the previous item takes up significantly less than half the line \begin{tabbing} ...
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How to get the abstract title to runin

We have written a style class file and I need the abstract to be in a special format to the rest of the report. It ought to look like such: Abstract - text text text... But with the current ...
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Big Table with line and pagebreaks

For a technical documentation (two columns: function name left, description right) I need a way for automatic line and page breaks in a table environment in case the descriptions get a bit longer. I ...
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Text Alignment problem [closed]

I am having a problem with the alignment in my pdf. The pdf is compiled with Xelatex. Some words instead of being separated with a "-" and continue at the bottom line are written whole in the upper ...
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LaTeX + Django templating and margin run on text

I am rendering LaTeX templates with Django template tags in them and for testing when I put a very long string of text, no matter if I used \raggedright, or \sloppy, the text always seems to run into ...
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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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Automatic new line to my macro [duplicate]

I've created that new macro: \newcommand{\undbf}[1] {\textbf{\underline{\smash{#1}}}} To get underline closer to letters but, for instance with this code: \documentclass[8pt,a4paper,dvipsnames]{...
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Automatic line-breaks in a table

I need a short table that I have to add to my document. I'm afraid, LaTeX does not seem tp break the lines at the spaces. My table currently looks like that: \begin{table}[!ht] \centering \...
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line breaking has no effect in doublespace

I am trying to break a doublespace content without any success. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb, graphics, setspace} \begin{document} \begin{doublespace} \noindent \(\left\{\...
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Removing carriage returns in LaTex file

I have huge list of references in \bibtex format that I need to alphabetize. Unfortunately, the original list included carriage returns to wrap the individual entries and keep them compact in the .tex ...
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newline just before \cite

Is there anyway to insert a newline just before \cite command i tried with \\ and \newline but i could not compile my document i got errors just where i inserted the \\ and \newline here is my latex ...
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How to break long sequence of fractions in math mode? [duplicate]

I tried few solutions, such as using seqsplit and breqn but no success. splitting-very-big-numbers-over-several-lines I want to break long sequence of fractions. Here is MWE \documentclass[12pt]{...
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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 ...