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I have specified the right, left, top and bottom margins in the Lyx settings under Page margins, but the page numbers appear outside those margins. How can I force the page numbers to be within the ...
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How can I lower position of page number?

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Consistent placement for page number with changing margins

I have a document (letter paper) with a cover letter, some single column pages and some two-column pages. For readability I would like to use 1.5" margins for the single column pages and 1" margins ...
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How do I put page numbers as sidenotes? [duplicate]

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I'm writing a two-sided document with a binding margin. For certain reasons, I need to change the page number at some point, so what used to be an even-numbered page is now odd-numbered. This makes ...
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I am typesetting an application that has pretty strict formatting requirements, which includes 12pt Times New Roman font and a 1 inch margin on all 4 sides. I have the following in my preamble. ...
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How to force LaTeX to put even pages on the right hand side in documentclass article

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Page numbers vertically centered in the outer page margin

Even though it seems to be a non-standard position, I'd like to place my document's page numbers vertically centered in the outer page margin – i.e. where you usually have your thumb when you skim ...
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LyX: Different margins for page numbers

How can I modify the page numbers to have a different SIDE margin. I've got the vertical margin set right but my advisor wants my page numbers for the thesis 0.5" from both top and side edge (1" ...
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I need to move the page number to the very bottom of the page, so it scrapes the bottom edge of the actual sheet (US letter). How do we do that?