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

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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: \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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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]{\ }% \newcommand{\...
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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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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 label is moved to ...
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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: ...
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Bash script between report lines - Line Breaking

I'm using the following commands to introduce bash script text in the middle of a report: \newcommand{\shellcmd}[1]{\\\indent\indent\texttt{\footnotesize\# #1}\\} \begin{document} \noindent ...
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I am having some trouble making a newline in itemize section, unfortunately \newline \parbox \par or \\ is not working

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{banking} \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Prevent a new line before a theorem

Is there any way not to start a new line for a theorem? For example, in the following example, I would like the word Theorem to be on the same line as the number 1. \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{...
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There is no line here to end. What's the error? [duplicate]

Ans7)As we can see from the automata itself that it is $\epsilon$- NFA so we need to convert it into a NFA and then to a DFA.\\ The Transition table is:\\ \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} \...
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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} \message{...
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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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Line break in qtree edge labels

I am using tikz-qtree to create a (horizontal) game tree. While I have managed to create line breaks in the node labels, this does not seem to work for the edge labels, see MWE below. My questions ...
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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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Horizontal alignment issues and differences using \\ and \newline in the text

This minimal example shows the behaviour I am wondering about: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \begin{document} \frontmatter \pagestyle{plain} ...
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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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itemize, mbox and unwanted line break

I have a slide in the beamer package with an itemize environment where some items slightly are too wide to fit in one line (according to LaTeX' automatic line break system). This is the code: \...
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Problem with long URL

I have the problem with long URLs. They are not broken in an appropiate way for my thesis because they fill in the whole line and by doing so violating the rim constraint. For example I have the ...
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Prevent line break of dash inital words — hyphenation problems

As my question hasn't been answered yet, I decided to rephrase it. I will try to simply the working example and specify my question. I'm writing a dictionary that contains grammatical forms which are ...
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Listing creation fails with “dimension too large” given a large block of characters

When creating a code listing, we recently ran into a strange error from the listings package. Specifically, listings bails out on a large block of text. Here's a minimal working example: \...
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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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How to align lines and automaticaly break the lines if they are too long?

I'm trying to align in LaTeX all equal signs, but I'm encountering a problem. If the line is too long it won't automatically break. My code at the moment: \begin{align*} n &= \text{number of ...
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Indexing of equation

I have this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{gather*} \max\nolimits_X \min\nolimits_{\vec{Y}} F(X, \vec{Y})) = \sup\nolimits_{X} (\inf\nolimits_{\vec{Y}} ...
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How to make the align environment break at the right place?

I need to break an align environment. Is it possible to give hints to LaTeX about where to break or, better, where not to break? Here is a example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[paperwidth=...
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Why does TeX break the line between — and ,?

I have the following \hbox, and if I unbox it and put it to a paragraph (or when I just type aaa --, bbb or aaa --\nobreak, bbb), TeX is breaking the line between -- and ,. > \box0= \hbox(6.88875+...
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New line in equation

I have such code: \begin{equation*} max_X (min_{\vec{Y}} F(X, \vec{Y})) = sup_{X} (inf_{\vec{Y}} F(X, \vec{Y})) = \Gamma_1, \newline min_{\vec{Y}} (max_X F(X, \vec{Y})) = inf_{\vec{Y}}...