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

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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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FancyVerb error when % at end, when using \DefineVerbatimEnvironment

This MWE gives an error when % is at the end the line as show below \documentclass[11pt]{article}% \usepackage{fancyvrb} \DefineVerbatimEnvironment{Xsmall}{Verbatim}{fontsize=\small} \begin{document} ...
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Multi-line legend entry in pgfplots

In some of my plots the curve description in the legend is too long, making the legend going over the plot, even if the legend is placed as far away as possible. Therefore I want to have multiple ...
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Layout isn't shown appropriately with Thai font

I tried using a simple book template on TexStudio with Thai font. The result isn't quite good. Please help. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage[english,main=thai]{babel} ...
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Persistent Underfull \hbox Warning

I can't fix this no matter how I set the parameters \pretolerance, \tolerance, and \emergencystretch. Minimum Working Example with downloadable font using xelatex: \documentclass[10pt,twoside]{book} ...
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Center last line of the paragraph; but I don't like small lines

Attention: This is an advanced TeX problem. I usually dislike lines that are too small, and so I tend to add \parfilskip=2em plus 0.6\textwidth to my documents (apart from small lines, this also ...
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Lists with multiline elements to iterate with foreach

I want to have a list of elements that may contain new lines on them. For example, \def\mylist{ test, test with enter, end } However, if I try to iterate over that list with \foreach i get a ! ...
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How to break up table headings into two lines? [duplicate]

I'd like to have the headers of my table on two lines. For example, I would like Reaction Buffer to be ABOVE (150mM sodium acetate), and etc. for each column, but I don't know how to do this. Also, ...
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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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Multilingual bibliography out of margin

I am using sources in multiple languages in my BibLaTeX bibliography (in this case French and English). The main language of my document is English. In this situation, the references in French are ...
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Use \Updownright between two vertical expressions

I have a long equation \ldots - m \neq 0 \Leftrightarrow \ldots \neq m where \ldots is a long expression. Instead of having this on one line, can I instead format it to obtain \ldots - m \neq 0 ...
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Theorem environment with a line break after label and before an enumerate environment

What I want to achieve is very similar to this question, but the solution offered seems not to work in precisely the cases I need it to work! I'm placing enumerate and itemize environments inside a ...
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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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Problem with too long numerator/denominator in fraction

I am using Texmaker for a math document. My problem is that sometimes I encounter certain fractions whose numerator or denominator is too long to be accommodated in a single line. Therefore I don't ...
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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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Aligning equations across multiple lines with proper \left( and \right)

I have the following set of equations: \begin{align} y_1' &= y_2\\ y_2' &=\dfrac{1}{m}\left(0.05 \,k_f\, sin\left(\dfrac{2 \pi v}{10} t \right) + 0.05 \,k_r\, sin\left(\dfrac{2 \pi v}{10} t - ...
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lstlisting in tabular

I try to put code into a table. custom lststyle: \lstdefinelanguage{XML} { identifierstyle=\color{darkblue}, } \lstdefinestyle{my-xml-style} { basicstyle=\ttfamily\footnotesize, ...
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Blocks alignment

I'm new with LaTeX, so to start I've downloaded a template of CV. I want to do a newline in the left block, but the result that i obtain is this: As you can see the two blocks are no more ...
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Verbatim overruns text block

The problem when I export the document to PDF there is some text at the end of the lines does not appear to the print page. How can I fix this? \begin{verbatim} //Add staff.php <link ...
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Too long vertical lines in table when declarations must remain on distinct lines

I am facing a situation where I am somewhat faced with the modular and conditional assembly of a table which prevents the \begin{} and \end{} definitions from remaining in the same local context. ...
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how to give shift enter in latex as in microsoft office word

in few cases i need shift enter to move the word to next line in MS word by giving shift enter that word moves to next line how to do in latex?
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Automatically break line if it spans over x centimetres

I am using IguanaTex to insert latex text and equations to PowerPoint presentation. This plug-in uses a default template to generate latex images (it compiles it to pdf then to image). Here's an ...
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split a multiline bmatrix

I was attempting to split up a 2 row bmatrix in two lines but was not successful. Can you help me split up the matrix. This is the effect that I wanted to get: Here is my code: ...
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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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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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Place \mbox around elements in a list

I am trying to achieve essentially the same effect as asked for in this question, except that I want to redefine \item to achieve the result automatically. Specifically, I am trying to use an inline ...
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How to prevent textpos' textblock environment from inserting \par?

The following MWE confirms what textpos documentation says: The {textblock} environment will most often be used in vertical mode. If it is called in horizontal (ie, paragraph) mode, however, it ...
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How to get a carriage return (newline) in directlua (tex.sprint) inside a QRCode?

How can one get a carriage return at the end of each line (Lualatex) ? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nolinks,forget]{qrcode}% \begin{document} \newcommand{\Space}[0]{\ }% ...
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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 ...
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What does \newline do to the line justification?

I can't understand what \newline does to justify the line that it breaks. It's clear that \linebreak uses the justification of the paragraph and has the same effect as simply ending the paragraph ...
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Nomenclature with glossaries line break in name field

I'm using the glossaries package to generate a nomenclature for my document. The problem is that some of my entries have very long functions within the name field. How can I add a manual line break at ...
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Why doesn't \nolinebreak work in this case?

When I have something like: (Some-)Thing at the end of the line, LaTeX always breaks after the '-', even when I use: (Some-\nolinebreak)Thing I do know about solutions like using \mbox{}, but I ...
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Avoid pagebreak between equation and label

I have a very long equation which barely fits into one line, but the label does not and is positioned one line below. The problem is that if the equation is at the end of a page, the labels is moved ...
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Inconsistent line breaks instead of hyphenation

Working off of this question, I see that XeLaTeX is inconsistently applying hyphenation to my text. As you can see in the MWE, in the paragraph before the \entry, hyphenation is not applied, yet in ...
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One line header for two line section [duplicate]

In my code I have two line sections. But I want it in 1 line in header . What can I do? \documentclass{biditufte-handout} \usepackage{ptext} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} ...
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Proper way to linebreak

When not doing tables, it's \\ or to leave a blank line. I heard a few times that \\ should be avoided whenever possible. Thus, any doc with a bunch of different-line formulas would have lots of empty ...
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Putting a full stop in the end of an equation makes equation number appear one line below

I'm having a problem. I am writing my thesis in physics, so I use a lot of equations. Since equations are to be treated as part of a sentence they include punctuation in the end. I have all the ...
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How do I fit authors into a single line?

How do I fit authors into a single line? \title{An example} \author{Multiple authors with long name will be splited into two lines} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \titlepage \end{frame} I use ...
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Need linebreak when \fbox exceeds the text area

Need to align a "fbox", when exceeds the text area. MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Blah \fbox{Text within box in horizontal line} Blah ... Blah \fbox{Text within box in horizontal ...
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Problem with line breaking citation with bibtex

I'm having troubles with the the appropriate line breaking of my references with BibTeX with the author-date format. The problem is that each reference is cited in the format "(Author, Year)". When ...
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Avoid linebreaks when going from Emacs/Vim to Texshop?

I'm editing .tex files in Texshop, that others are editing in Vim or Emacs. However, when I open their files, I only get 10-12 words per line, so that there are very frequent line breaks. I believe ...
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Line break after \section number

I need to have a line break after \section number (I use Roman numbers), like: I Section ... some text ... II Section I've tried \renewcommand{\thesection}{\Roman{section}\\}, but it only creates ...
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Tabbing alignment and over-length sentence auto line break

【Question】When using "tabbing" under math mode with cases, how can I achieved the following at the same time: (1) alignment in cases by "tabbing" (2) over length element such as a long sentence in ...
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Bibliography with each entry not on a new line? [duplicate]

Is it possible to get Biblatex (or bibtex, I can change) to put out a citation with each entry not on a new line? Right now I have something that looks like: 1. Katz, M. J.; Ramnial, T.; Yu, H.-Z.; ...
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how to maintain text justification after forcing a new line

How to break a line of text (\newline or \\) and still maintain justification for its texts?
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Linebreaking in a correct manner

So this might be a really basic question, but I couldn't find anything about it. In my amateur style of LaTeX typesetting, I sometimes want linebreaks in random places for various reasons. I usually ...
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Auto line break in tabbing

When inserting contents into table cells, is there any simple, direct solution to make the content-line break automatically just like the paragraph showing above? i.e., I what the "cccc cc cc...." ...
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fancyref's \fref produces a line which is to long

I have the problem, that the line, where I have a \fref, is longer than the lines in the rest of the document. I am using KOMA Script with latexmk and xelatex, to generate the document. I have ...
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Enforce automatic breaking of long lines and and indent broken lines

I have many tex documents like that below which I want to translate with pdflatex. The files are the output of a vim-plugin which generates formatted output from vim's internal syntax highlighting. ...
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Widow numbers and \cite seprated from the previous words

I did search for this (even asked for help in meta), but found nothing. Sometimes I need to use tilde ~ to keep things looking good in situations I fell latex should do it automatically. Examples: ...