{mdframed} is a package for creating framed boxes that can break across pages.

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documentclass{book} + mdframed + leftmargin [duplicate]

My problem is when I use documentclass{book} leftmargin and rightmargin has no reaction, but It works with documentclass{article}. How I can fix this? I have to use documentclass{book}. enter code ...
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How to highlight words or sentences? [duplicate]

I would like to create something similar to . To begin with, I would like to create a rounded and background-colored highlight of a word (or a short series of words). What package should I use ? ...
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Why are my margins ignored?

Based on this code, I added a title but now I face the problem that the margins are ignored when I use book or scrbook with the twoside option. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{book} ...
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What are the relative strong and weak points between tcolorbox and mdframed?

I think practically we will not use both tcolorbox and mdframed in a single input file. Correct me if I am wrong. So we have to choose either tcolorbox or mdframed. However, without knowing the strong ...
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Using listings inside mdframed causes unknown compilation error

I have a problem with the listings and the mdframed package together. The following code compiles with errors, but the only info I managed to get about it is that it was fatal. ...
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Captioning an mdframed box without making unbreakable

I would like to a have a caption below my mdframed box (outside the border if possible) which sometimes span across multiple pages. I managed to create a caption several ways but the pagebreaks are ...
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mdframed label multiply defined (with listings and paracol)

I use three packages (in a latex "book" document) to display source files (not only tex and sometimes loaded from external files) and their outputs (sometimes loaded from external files) side by side. ...
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mdframed does not split correctly between pages

I use mdframed to make boxes and split them across pages. However, sometimes mdframed splits! very strangly across the pages. In this example he prefers splitting, while there is enough space to put ...
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Putting frame only around equation using mdframed package

I am in the process of finalizing the notebook text, and I am into framing equations and figures. For this I am testing mdframed package, which produces nice frames. However, I don't know how to ...
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Box with rounder corners, but inverted

I am a long time LaTeX user, and recently I needed something which I could not figure out by myself, so I would appreciate anyones time and help. I need a box with rounded corners, which is easy to ...
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Installed .sty with tlmgr but latex can't find it

I have installed Tex live 2013 Version 3.1415926 and I want to install the package mdframed. My first try was to enter in the terminal tlmgr install mdframed but the terminal responded to me that ...
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Stretchable vertical skip with mdframed

I created an mdframed-based theorem environment as follows: \newmdtheoremenv[outerlinewidth=0pt, leftmargin=0pt,rightmargin=0pt, innerleftmargin=4pt,outermargin=0pt, ...
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How to make a simple framebox with round corners?

I have seen related questions about this one but ever since I tried, none of them worked out. All I want is to make a framebox with a slightly rounded corners with a table inside. I've tried this ...
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Long frames in mdframed

I need to use the mdframed package with frames extending many pages, e.g. more than 20 pages.. Consider the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[framemethod=tikz]{mdframed} ...
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Fading shadow with mdframed

I would like to create an environment like this: which I have created with this code: % % Boxed environment with semi-transparent shadow. % \newlength{\boxw} \newlength{\boxh} ...
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Incompatibility between mdframed and todonotes?

Is there an incompatibility between mdframed and todonotes? For example, try this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{todonotes} \begin{document} \begin{mdframed} x\todo{y} ...
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mdframed incompatible with paralist

Compare mdframed with boxed minipage in the following example: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[neveradjust]{paralist}% \usepackage{boxedminipage} \usepackage{mdframed} \begin{document} ...
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mdframed box of fixed minimum height

I would like my mdframed boxes from MyEnvironment to have a minimum total (title+body) height. The height can be greater (if the content warrants it), but not smaller than a certain size. I can ...
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Cleveref doesn't find the label

The following code gives me as reference the section and not the signpost. It is probably a beginner's mistake. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{mdframed} ...
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mdframed: setting up a global environment

How do I set up a global mdframed environment? Would I add something like this in the preamble: \newtheorem{laws} \mdfsetup{% background = blue!30,% roundcorner = 5pt } } but then I want to be ...
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Typesetting a definition

My current set up for type setting definitions is \newenvironment{definition}[1][Definition:]{\begin{trivlist} \item[\hskip \labelsep {\bfseries #1}]}{\end{trivlist}} ...
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Spacing with framed and mdframed packages

I have a slight problem with the framed package when combined with the itemize environment: \documentclass[parskip]{scrartcl} \usepackage{fancybox} \usepackage{framed} \newenvironment{simpages}% ...
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mdframed missing half the frame

Any obvious reason some of the frame is missing here: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{mdframed} \begin{document} \begin{mdframed} \begin{enumerate} ...
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Subtitle block in mdframed

I am having a small problem with mdframed.sty. The subtitle block seems to have a 0.4pt frame with the same color of the subtitle background. This causes the left and right ends of the subtitle frame ...
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No page break with tabularx in mdframed

I am writing my master's thesis and I encounter a problem with mdframed environment. I have a mdframed on several page and there is no problem. This frame is only composed with text. I want to ...
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Defining the position of a tabularx environment [closed]

In my report, I use a tabularx environment within a mdframed environment. I don't know why but I have to delete the table environment surrouding my tabularx environment when I want a table in my ...
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Mdframe environnment on multiple page : top margin

I am using mdframedd for examples in my report. The frames are split on several pages. My problem is that on the second page the frame doesn't have any top margin. And this is very ugly. Here is my ...
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mdframed: unable to reproduce the example environment with figures [duplicate]

I used mdframed but I am unable to reproduce the example environment (?) from this primer. The main problem is with figures (graphics, plots), of course. Any help?
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How to color my (custom) lines/rules in a table contained by mdframed?

As a follow up to my recent question: Now I'd like to put some color on to that line/rule. In the MWE below, \arrayrulecolor{blue}\mycline{1-1} throws an error (undefined control sequence with respect ...
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Why is mdframed inserting a blank page?

I'm using the awesome mdframed by Marco Daniel and I'm having some problems with pagination. Sometimes it will insert a blank page, depending on the exact height of the content. Here's the smallest ...
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Styled TOC not compiling

Done Major Edit, to make the question clear. Removing the last chapter line works. But keeping it makes latex go crazy. It prints numbers till 65536.. and errors: ** ERROR ** Page number 65536l too ...
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Ho do I draw a line on the INNER margin in a double-sided document?

With the mdframed package one can draw nice lines on the left or right of the text. For example: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,11pt]{article} \usepackage[framemethod=TikZ]{mdframed} ...
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mdframed with tikz-framework: roundcorner-keyword seem not to work completely

I got a similar problem to How to draw frame with rounded corners around box I try to make round boxex for a poster presentation, I could nearly succeed using mdframed-package with tikz-option. But ...
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How to create a framed proof attached to a theorem?

I am trying to create a customized "proof" environment attached to a theorem. It looks like this: So there is first the theorem, and then a gray bar starts on the inner margin. It ends, when the ...
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Not breakable box in mdframed package

In my previous post, title of a colored box, I've tried the first answer I was given typing the following code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,titlepage,twoside,openright]{book} ...
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Custom environment splitting between pages [closed]

I created a custom environment for theorems using mdframed package: \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \newtheorem{twierdz}[theorem]{Twierdzenie} \newenvironment{twierdzenie} ...
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list of and add to toc mdframed objects

Bellow is some developed example solution I asked here tikz and mdframed + shadow drop and shading \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} ...
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tikz and mdframed + shadow drop and shading

I'm interesting in Boxed text between pages 2nd version: exercise box with mdframed. Ho to add to this : Vertically shaded frametitle and Vertically shaded box with dropping shadow? Yes i have seen ...
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New environment using mdframed

I'm trying to write a collection of problems and their solutions for my course's textbook. I've created an exercise environment. I'm currently using the mdframed package to create a leftbar that spans ...
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Eliminate overfull hbox warning for mdframed frame that goes into margin

I like my mdframed frames to go into the margin, so that the text is not effected, by using a negative leftmargin and rightmargin. However this results in an Overfull \hbox (0.43031pt too wide) ...
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mdframed conflicts with \setmainlanguage{arabic}

I hope someone can help me with my problems. In the code given below, the mdframed width is exceeding the page width. This problem is due to \setmainlanguage{arabic}. If I set the main language as ...
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Color pages in specific sections in LyX

To show the difference between my theoretical an practical part, I want to change the background color of the page during practical sections/parts. Until now I used a new paragraph style, which ...
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Need to left align referenced image in mdframed Info box

I have been successful at creating a set of Warning, Note, and Info boxes using mdframed package, and they look very good. However, I need to left align an inserted image rather than have it on its ...
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Multiple left margin bars using mdframed package

How can I get multiple left-margin bars using the mdframed package? I can get a single left bar using, e.g. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mdframed} \begin{document} ...
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How to draw frame around side captioned figure

I want to draw frame around a side captioned figure. I have created side captioned figure using sidecap package and using \begin{SCfigure} \end{SCfigure} environment. I have tried mdframed package but ...
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Boxed text between pages

I've made boxed text into a manuscript using tikz by following the example in texamples, it works like a charm as long as the box is short enough to fit into a page. \documentclass{article} ...
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Single/Double side environment with different backgrounds

I'm having trouble aligning some of the elements. I would like align Check Box and Cross Box to be same size so that they look nicer below is what i got so far. Also it would be great if they can ...
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MATLAB like command box

hello i am trying to set up style for script box. so far i got \begin{script*} >> help \end{script*} working and displaying i want final version to look some what similar to this picture ...
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Split mdframed environment occasionally skips page

I'm currently using the mdframed package for a custom environment for my master's thesis. In rare cases, the environment shows some rather strange behaviour — the correctly split environment (i.e. the ...
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mdframed being cut across pages

Is there a way to prevent this (see image) from happening when you are going onto another page?