about typesetting in margins using the marginnote package.

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Marginnote and Paracol

I would like to write numbers into the left margin. The package marginnote does not work, presumably, because I use paracol (?) My solution at the moment is an ugly macro \para, which uses a (0,0)-...
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Automatic mark my text with margin braces without using box

I use the tcolorbox or mdframed advantages for several months to mark my text automatically, according to Gonzalo Medina tips in question Automatic margin curly braces text on multiple pages. But I ...
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tcolorbox in margin notes

I'm trying to create a command that will allow me to add little "important notes" on the margin of my document. I have managed to make it work as long as as I use the "left" option for the box and the ...
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a title command that lists the date in the margin

I would like to keep a sort of diary in LaTeX, and in this context I have the need for a command like: \entry{date}{title} such that the following is satisfied: each 'diary entry' corresponds to a ...
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Clash between amssymb and MnSymbol

Following from another post Margin notes on both left and right? I am having problems while using both MnSymbol and amssymb in the same document. It says ! LaTeX Error: Command\centerdot' already ...
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Todo comments:Not include and left align?

Is there a way to to do a \todo*{Hello} and not have the note show up in the ToDo and Notes area? Does anyone know how to do that? Or vise versa? Also, what about in the left side margin instead. I ...
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How to use a margin note and locally indent paragraph

I want to put a note in the margin of my text, but I do not want to change the margins of the entire document. I only want the margins of one or two paragraphs to change so the margin note can be ...
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Prevent marginnote from creating extra paragraph

I use the marginnote package to create, well, margin notes. However, I observe some unwanted behavior when adding a note directly after a section heading, or between section headings. It seems like ...
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How to make marginenote text fully justified?

This MWE example, compiled with lualatex \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{marginnote} \usepackage{showframe} \usepackage[letterpaper,outer=1.8in,bindingoffset=6mm,top=1in,...
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Pagenumber change; causing margin (and marginnotes) to switch sides

I am using \documentclass{article} to formulate an a4paper in twoside mode; Every thing is fine ... Well nearly, there is a small glitch somewhere in the standard LaTeX defaults between the page ...
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How can I put marginnotes next to each other?

I’m typesetting a part of the bible and want to put the verse numbers at the margin rather than typesetting them inline. To separate a verse I use an asterisk. When it comes to very short verses, ...
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tufte-latex: math tag into margin

How can I push a \tag of a math environment into the margin when using tufte-latex? I tried to modify the answer in margin note left of an equation? but I didn't understand the command. Here is a MWE ...
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How to add marginal notes on the right in `ltxdoc` document class

I am having an issue inserting marginal notes while using the ltxdoc document class. I see that the default layout is the following: From what I understand, the margin notes are set up this way ...
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Align sections titles with margin notes

I want to align sections titles with margin notes as shown below. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside,openright]{book} % Page format \usepackage[left=2cm,right=6cm,top=3cm,bottom=2.5cm, headsep=1.5cm,...
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\marginnote leads to paragraph indentation

I am using the marginnote package in combination with scrbook. Normally the first paragraph after a heading is not indented. When I now use \marginnote at the beginning of the first paragraph it gets ...
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How to make marginal boxes that respect page breaks

At the moment, I'm using a combination of \makebox and \parbox to insert labels into the margin in my thesis. For the most part, this works, but occasionally I have a long label that doesn't quite fit ...
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Force marginnote to change page

Got my code here \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{marginnote} \begin{document} Some text \marginnote{\lipsum[1-4]} \end{document} How can I avoid marginnote to go down beyond ...
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New environment with marginnote

I'm trying to make a new environment that uses marginnote like so: \newenvironment{myname} { <some stuff> \marginnote{ } { } <other stuff> } so that when I do \begin{myname} My Text ...
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How to put bibitem-labels as side margin notes?

Inspired by the beautiful template of Manuel Kühner, I am using the package marginnote in combination with scrbook to be able to annotate in my main text, which works fine. Unfortunately this has ...
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Repeat margin note for every page within section

Basically, I want to add chapter/section thumbs to my document but I do not like the thumbs from the thumbs package. What I have been trying to do is make my own thumbs using tikz and marginnote. For ...
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Alignment options for marginpar

I'm searching for more powerful annotation library than marginpar. In particular, I would like to have the feature to center the annotation vertically in the corresponding paragraph. marginnote seems ...
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Note does not appear in the minipage and the minipage exceeds the margin boundary

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs,threeparttable} \hyphenpenalty=2000 \exhyphenpenalty=2000 \begin{document} \begin{minipage}{\marginparwidth} \centering \begin{tabular}{r r r} ...
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Problem with \inouter and text justification

I am trying to add margin notes in ConTeXt (lastest beta) and for some reason I do not understand when having them in the main text, the main text which normally would be fully justified (without ...
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Multiple marginnotes on the same line overstrike

If you have more than one marginnote on the same line, they overstrike: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{marginnote} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum\marginnote{X} dolor sit amet,\marginnote{O} ...
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verse numbering in gutters

I have the following LaTeX code: \documentclass{book}% \usepackage[margin=0.75in, paperwidth=6in, paperheight=9in]{geometry} \usepackage{parskip} \usepackage{marginnote} \newcommand{\VS}[1]{{\...
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Problem with \sidenotes in harvard-thesis class

I am using \sidecaption for some of my figures in the document. I have two problems with it: When I use \LoadClass[12pt, twoside, a4paper]{book}, with twoside the marginnote in\sidecaptiondoes not ...
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Marginnote in Table of Contents

I use a star in the margin section to sections header to indicate more advanced or more important material. I use the marginnote package for that purpose, as in the following example : \...
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Wrong marginnote positions inside a tikzpicture with XeLaTeX

The marginnote package offers the \marginnote macro. I use this inside a tikzpicture environment to place notes into the margin. While this works without problems when compiling with pdfLaTeX, this ...
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Align top of an image in \marginnote to \baseline+\height

My document contains some info graphics in the margin. I realise it by the marginnote package. How do I align the top of an image to the top of the paragraph (\baseline+\height) with different factors ...
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Margin note on adjacent page

I was wondering if there was a way to put margin notes (and possible footnotes) on the adjacent page. I want to put together a document that incorporates a large amount of references and "margin ...
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How to put figures in the margin beside text? [duplicate]

For my thesis, I would like to be able to put some illustrative pictures in the (exterior) margin, beside text as it is the case in following example (original document, p. 16) However, I cannot ...
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problem with the cite at the bottom of the page

I am using Tufte-style template. When use a citation at the bottom of page, the cited text crosses the margin of the page. Here is the MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,nohyper]{tufte-book} %abstracton \...
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Why does inclusion of titlepage mess up margin note placement?

UPDATE: I managed to reduce the problem to the following (turns out it does not relate to classicthesis) \documentclass[twoside]{report} \usepackage{marginnote}`enter code here` \usepackage{lipsum, ...
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Height of singlespaced marginnote in a onehalfspaced document

I have a onehalfspaced document in which I want to put marginal notes that again should be singlespaced. See this example: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,11pt]{article} \usepackage[onehalfspacing]{...
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Marginnote - apparent bug with geometry

First can I note this previous similar question -- Marginnote with geometry package -- the answer to that mis-diagnoses the cause of the problem, but gives a correct solution for memoir users. If I ...
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add margin figure in lyx local layout

Now I added margin figure and margin table by this package: \usepackage{capt-of} in lyx preample. and I inserted marginal note from the main menu (insert>marginal note), then I clicked Ctrl+L to ...
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Margin notes in listing with float environment – Error: Float(s) lost

Based on this question: Margin notes in listing with float enviroment - Error: Float(s) lost I have now other question. The solution is working fine. But I want to use floats for listings, to prevent ...
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Section Titles in Margin Notes

I am struggling to reproduce the following layout in Latex. I have tried using the package marginnote, and playing around with geometry and fancyhdr. I end up going around and around in circles, ...
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Justification (both right and left) and page-break for margin enumeration

I am including an enumeration in the margin. I am able to get this to work, but noticed two problems. First, I am trying to justify the text. Currently, it is justified on the left, but not on the ...
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Rotating text in marginnote?

I am creating a one-page conference flyer featuring a background image. I would like to add a photo credit positioned to the lower right corner of the page, but rotated 90 degrees. How to do this ...
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Is it possible to make margin notes in moderncv?

Is it possible to make margin notes in moderncv? Its not working for me nor the todo package.
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Making marginnote to appear either side of twocolumn, twoside document, part II

This is a follow-up question to Making marginnote to appear either side of twocolumn, twoside document, taking into account Marginnote right after \section: how to prevent page break? (the main ...
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Marginnote right after \section: how to prevent page break?

Another update: when applying John Kormylo's answer to karlkoeller's answer from Making marginnote to appear either side of twocolumn, twoside document, make sure that \marginnote is followed by %, ...
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How can a marginnote be inside textwidth?

Possibly, I ask the wrong question. What I would like to achieve is to have my notes as a part of textwidthn, I think. Can I tell LaTeX to decrease my textwidth by the amount of space the marginnote ...
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Adding extra conditional to a sidenote command

Below is an adapted part of the code from the sidenotes package, which I intend to include in my class file. I'm trying to extend it with an optional argument [flip], with usage \sidenote[flip]{Text} ...
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Problem white space and \newline in margin note

\documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[left=1.5cm,right=1cm,top=3cm,bottom=1.5cm,marginparwidth=5.5cm,marginparsep=1cm,outer=8cm]{geometry} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}...
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How to avoid marginal notes in TOC

Short Version I want to stop marginal notes from being copied to the TOC   Long Version I use LyX to write notes in class. When a lesson starts, I mention the date of the lesson in a marginal ...
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Is it possible to have tufte-like citations in a general documentclass?

The tufte packages/class is very nice. But (opinion based) it is too invasive for simple documents. I want to selectively use some features in a normal article class. Is is possible to have tufte-...
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Nicely showing 'special' index entries in the margin

I want to show index entries in the margins. Here's what I'm doing: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, twoside]{report} \usepackage{kantlipsum} \usepackage{marginnote} \let\oldmarginnote\marginnote \...
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How would you reproduce the Leibniz binary table

I would like to reproduce the original Leibniz binary table (as seen here). The most precise the better...