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

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How to avoid underfull boxes in itemize?

I am using an itemize as shown in this example: \begin{itemize} \item \textbf{The First}\\ Some text here over fifty lines.... bla blah \item \textbf{The Second}\\ Other text here ...
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Long glossary description and line-break for the short form of the acronym

I've been struggling with some long glossary word descriptions that are not breaking correctly. I found a link to a question about hyphens, but it only solves part of a part of my problem. For the ...
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How to check if a macro can be followed by a newline

I'm trying to create a class that allows you to define a name using \name{Whatever} This is defined as \newcommand{\name}[1]{\def\gsy@name{#1}} Whatever is passed to this is used in the header, ...
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Prevent line breaks after specific words in general

I am sorry if this is duplicate but I couldn't find it... or, more specifically, I've found something even more general, but I didn't understand a word from it :D Prevent line-breaking after short ...
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Semantic Package: Multiple Lines in Conclusion

I am using the semantic Package and I would like to place line breaks in the conclusion part of an inference rule. For example, I would like to write something like: \inference{A}{B \\ C \\ D} ...
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Avoid the insertion of spaces when using newlines in latex source code

I have a problem with some Latex code that I need to write. In this code, I am putting elements into a table using a macro. This Macro also does some magic with the content it is inserting into 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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How to adding vertical spacing in \raggedright or \RaggedRight

I usually use \\, \par, \newline, etc. to add whitespace to LaTeX. However, when I use raggedRight, the pdflatex spits out a ton of messages saying "There's no line here to end." Ultimately, all ...
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LuaLaTeX vs XeLaTeX hyphenation and line layout [closed]

I am typesetting my journal just for the fun of it. I am using KOMA-script's scrartcl with two columns. I am testing with both LuaLaTeX and XeLaTeX. I haven noticed page count is different between the ...
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How do I completely suppress paragraph indentation in quoting environment without \noindent?

\documentclass[oneside,12pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[enumerate,1]...
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Ideal file path line breaking within a cell longtable tabu

I am creating a table which has file name, source and destination file paths, and a short description of each file. The description and flag fields have spaces so the line break can be automatic. MWE:...
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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] \usepackage[...
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wrapfig not breaking lines properly in beamer

I have a very simple situation where wrapfig is not correctly choosing line break positions correctly. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{wrapfig} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \...
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Problem with too large table

I'm trying to make a large table with latex, but I have a problem with text inside it, it depasses, the page. here the code : \begin{table*} \centering \begin{tabular*}{\textwidth}{@{\extracolsep{...
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Lines with texttt reach into the page border, how to prevent?

MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \RequirePackage[utf8]{inputenc} \RequirePackage[T1]{fontenc} \RequirePackage[a4paper,includeheadfoot,inner=2.4cm,outer=2cm,top=1.78cm,bottom=1.5cm,twoside,headheight=1....
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Linebreaks in KOMA-script captions

Using the captions package, linebreaks can be incorporated into figure-captions easily: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[htbp] ...
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How to make a title of two or more lines?

My document has a long title, so I want the title spans two lines. I've use this: \title{my title that must be in two or more lines} but it doesn't work. How can I get it done?
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References spilling out of margin in bibliography

I have a search for this problem but all I could find was the case of reference citations in document spilling over, not the bibliography. Quite simple problem I hope... In my bibliography some of ...
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Linebreak does not work in section headings modified with tikz

I have a problem with long sub/section headings: \\ is not wirking. As I'm new to Latex, I adopted this beautiful template http://www.fluortools.com/misc/LaTeXtemplate and modified it for my needs. ...
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Creating a multi-line colored box in LaTeX

I am trying to create a colored box in LaTeX that has two lines. I would like the text to be centered. Ideally, I want to be able to change the text font and the size of the colored box. So, an ...
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Force equation numbering to the same line of case equation

It seems that the column is so narrow that it can not bear the whole equation: \begin{equation} R(p_i|G) = \begin{cases} ep_{p_i} + (1- UA(p_i|G))\cdot ({r_G - ep_{p_i}}) ...
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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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tabularx automatic line break and aligned over several tables

I found here a solution to the problem of having an automatic line break: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{listliketab} \usepackage{lipsum} % only for this example \begin{...
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Change color line in hline

Recently I asked a question about how to draw a line under titles but this line should be flexible is a picture is included or not. I am trying to change the color of this line but nothing works? ...
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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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How can I split an equation over two lines

I am having the following equation: \begin{equation} Q(\lambda,\hat{\lambda}) = -\frac{1}{2} P(O \mid \lambda ) \sum_s \sum_m \sum_t \gamma_m^{(s)} (t) \left( n \log(2 \pi ) + \log \left| C_m^{(s)} ...
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Linebreak in a longtable

I use the longtable package to create a table that covers multiple pages, but the problem is that the linebreake does not function correctly.This is my code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \...
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Include a line break in algorithmic while maintaining indentation

I have this code: \DeclareCaptionFormat{algor}{% \hrulefill\par\offinterlineskip\vskip1pt% \textbf{#1#2}#3\offinterlineskip\hrulefill} \DeclareCaptionStyle{algori}{singlelinecheck=off,format=...
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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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How to prevent words from running into the right margin?

I'm revising one of the final drafts of my thesis and on several pages there are words running into the right margin. My question is whether rewording the paragraph is the only way to get rid of this ...
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How can I control the minimum number of lines (rows) that should be kept together when a page break is necessary?

What to do when tabular alignment just doesn't cut it? I designed (perhaps not efficiently or with the "right" approach, yet using some helpful LaTeX3 answers from egreg) a way to enter data into an ...
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Best choice between using \\ or leaving space after each paragraph to end the paragraph

Here is the thing, I have always used a blank space between paragraphs in order to tell latex that there is a new paragraph. But there is someone I work with very often that keeps using \\ to break a ...
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how to let the long web-link automatically break line?

I use the \tt in the latex, however, it can not break line automatically. Then, I add \\ in the link, e.g. \tt{http://tex.stackexchange.com/ \\\\ questions/ask}. Then, in the generated pdf file, it ...
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How to break lines in tables without vertical spacing?

I'm building a table and I need to have line breaks in each cell of one column. I have found the following example: How to add a forced line break inside a table cell Here is the code: \...
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Obtain \badness or glue adjustment for each line

This might be interesting for perfectionists and/or fastidious typesetters who would like to improve the document even further (beyond the beyond the magnificence of a book with zero bad boxes). We ...
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Newline in table cell possible?

I am trying to add linebreaks in my table cell but found that LyX doesn't allow me to. How can I insert a newline inside a table cell?
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Macro to capture until end-of-line as argument

Is it possible to capture the contents to the end-of-line as a macro argument? For example, consider the following naive visualization: \documentclass{article} \newenvironment{myitemize} {\def\...
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How to add a linebreak in a tikz UML Sequence Diagram instance/thread

I'm writing a UML sequence diagram with tikz package pgf-umlsd. Currently the code looks as follows: \begin{sequencediagram} \newthread{controller}{Special Task Controller} \newinst{servicea}{...
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How can I prevent non-math overflowing into margin when using textsubscript?

I am using \textsubscript for subscripting a non-math data . but it is long enough to cause overflow into the margin. What are the possible solutions?(may be like writing subscript in 2 lines)
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Ifx and end of line [closed]

Can anyone shed some light on this? I have an interesting problem involving the "There's no line here to end" error. EDIT: Variables. I did not think to include this as I thought there was only one ...
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How to prevent a linebreak before align/equation environment in itemize? [duplicate]

The following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item \begin{align} a&=b\\ &=d \end{align} \item \begin{equation} a=b\\ =d \end{equation} \...
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Breaking Typewriter-styled Detokenized Text

The goal is to have snake_cased elements typewriter-styled breaking properly. I am using \detokenize rather than simply \_ because otherwise the snake_casing looks wrong, namely like this: rather ...
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Disallow line break in \cite

How can I disallow line break in \cite? Two bibtex entries are @book{is, author = "Mörður Árnason", title = "Íslensk orðabók", publisher = "Edda", address = "...
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Function throws error only on first call in a section

I'm setting up a template for my homework for this semester in LaTeX, and I'm getting an error that the first time I call a function it fails but every later time in the document it works. Here's the ...
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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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Justified text with predefined line breaks

I want to set a text following the line breaks in a certain edition, and I want it to be justified. I suppose I should use \obeylines, but don't know how to get the lines justified.
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Dealing with slightly overfull \hbox's

Generally, how do you deal with lines that are slightly overhung, when microtypography is already enabled, and there's no way of hyphenating the hanging word and no desire to put it on the next line, ...
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Auto-linebreaking in underset

I often find myself writing explanations to passages in (in)equality chains directly under the (in)equality signs, by putting an underset which puts a vertical line starting from the sign and going ...
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Quote environment with reference at the end right

I want to define a quote environment such that after the quote on the right occurs the author with page number. My solution is yet the redefinition of the quote environment \usepackage{amsthm} % ...