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

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Insert linebreak between authors

For a publication, I am trying to follow a template. The way of adding authors is the following in the template: \documentclass[10pt,emptycopyrightspace]{ewsn-proc} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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How to add background for texttt (and allow line breaks)

I use texttt{} to write names of software, commands etc. within the text. Sometimes the texttt text is longer and there is a line break within it. It works well, no problem here. I wish to add ...
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Allow line breaks but not page breaks

How can I avoid that a \parencite{key} will get broken over 2 pages? Linebreaking is fine, but page breaking is not. The reason I do not want this is that I have TIKZ customization for citations, ...
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Break line in $ $ mode [duplicate]

I have a long list of vectors written between the signs $ $, the problem is that the list is so long it does not fit the page. I want to make the list break at some point and continue in the following ...
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`\Hy@raisedlink` block hyphenation and perturbate line breaking

the \Hy@raisedlink (used because of what explaned in this answer: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/17138/7712) seems make trouble with hyphenations. Cf this MWE \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \...
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Avoid splitting of math expressions in text [duplicate]

I am writing a math expression, $P = \omega \tau$, in the middle of my text, and LaTeX splits it such that "P =" is on one line and "\omega \tau" is on the next line. I would like the whole expression ...
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URL linebreak in footnote

I use a footnote with a too long url, so that I'd like to see a linebreak. The url package does linebreaks automatically as far as i know, but in the footnote it won't do it. Anyone have a solution to ...
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Splitting equations

I'm very new to this. This is what I'm trying to do: \begin{equation}\label{eq.7} \begin{split} CTS = {P_1}_1 \cdot {L_1}_1 + {P_1}_2 \cdot {L_1}_2 + {P_1}_3 \cdot {L_1}_3+{P_1}_4 \...
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Nonbreaking dash that allows hyphenation

The babel package provides useful dash variants, e.g. "~ for a non-breaking dash that forbids hyphenation in the parts, and "= for a breaking dash that allows hyphenation in the parts. However, "...
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Title of beamer presentation runs outside the screen

the title does not continue on a second line but runs outside the screen Different .sty files are used but i'm not sure where the problem is located. The main .tex files is as follows \...
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How can I make tabu break lines at any character? [duplicate]

I have a table created with \begin{tabu} whose columns contain lengthy strings that it won't wrap because they are not English text, they are actually programming language identifiers. How can I ...
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linebreak with \lstinline

Why does \lstinline not break lines correctly like with \begin{lstlisting}? The text goes over the documentborder with \lstinline. Thank you! \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{listings} \lstset ...
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force line break in list of figures (url link problem) [duplicate]

I'm getting this error due to a url link in the title of a figure , how can force the break ling even if it is a long word ? Thank's
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ConTeXt: Avoid text overflow into right-hand margin

Minimum Working Example (MWE) \starttypescript [serif] [storybody] \definefontsynonym [Serif] [name:couriernew] \stoptypescript \definetypeface[story] [rm] [serif] [storybody] [default] \...
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How do I force the title of a bibliography item to not go into the margin?

I have a citation for which the title is overflowing into the right margin. Any ideas on how to force it to not go into the margin? Here is my mwe: \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*...
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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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How to typeset a backslash and get line breaks in URLs?

I have a lot of Windows file/folder paths and register paths in my document. And I'm having 2 problems: The \ is seen as and escape character which obviously doesn't compile. \\ Starts a new line ...
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Prevent LaTeX to break an inline math equation

I hope this question was not asked before. At least I haven't found it. I have an inline math equation and LaTeX is breaking it into two parts. In this case I'd prefer to have the whole and short ...
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Width of the table

i have a problem with the the width of a table,this is the code: \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{|cl|c|c|} \hline & \emph{\textbf{OWL ...
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Missing \item when putting image in beamer [closed]

I attach my MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Frame title} \begin{figure}[!htp] \includegraphics[height=0.5\textheight]{example-...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 [duplicate]

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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Why \\ increases interline spacing before the command in center environment?

This is about the effect of the line breaking command "\\" in center environment. It appears that the command has the effect of increasing the interline spacing of text appearing before the command. ...
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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 href="../...
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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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No hyphen for a word

I want to put pdflatex to not put a hyphen in a word went it comes to the end of the line. I tried to put a \- in the beginning or the end of that word but it doesn't work. For example if I put:This ...
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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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Why does it appear in english?

I have used the following commands: \begin{proof} \begin{enumerate}[i.] \item \begin{description} \item[Βάση επαγωγής] : Για $m=2$ έχουμε $X_2(a)+\alpha (a)Y_2(a)=(\alpha (a))^2=a\alpha (a)+1$. ...
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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: \documentclass[...
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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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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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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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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 add a forced line break inside a table cell

I have some text in a table and I want to add a forced line break. I want to insert a forced line break without having to specify the column width, i.e. something like the following: \begin{tabular}{|...
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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]{\ }% \newcommand{\...
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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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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 (...