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

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How can I mimick the listing caption style for my custom “Listing (cont.)” caption?

I have the following LaTeX code which works fine: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[a5paper]{geometry}% just for the example \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{listings} ...
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TeX capacity exceeded when using mdframed inside figure

Sorry if this question has already been answered before. The following code always produce the silly error: TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000].<write>Package ...
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Problem with thmtools + scrbook + parskip=half

I want to draw a frame around my "thmtools" theorems. Theorems should look like the first example. The problem is that sometimes my theorems are getting quite long and should be spanned over two ...
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Shrink monospaced font in custom (verbatim) environments

I'm redesigning lecture notes for a university class since the students wanted to read the notes on their tablets, e-book readers, etc. I have code blocks in these documents, defined in the cdblk and ...
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Could not get round corner working in mdframed

Round corner is not working in mdframed environment although I followed the example shown in the mdframed package. Below is my code \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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mdframed - eliminating newline and top/bottom space /margins

I'm totally new to (La)TeX, but trying to learn to become more independent. So I'm writing a document which includes periodical revisions that need to be marked in a specific way (a thick black ...
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mdframed error missing begin{document}

I'm trying to use mdframed package. I had a problem running the file Makefile on ubuntu but I found and installed the md-frame-0-1-2-3.mdf files from another pc along with the .cls file my code is ...
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mdframed parchment layout

I have recently found a very nice example of how to create text boxes with a parchment-style layout: http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/framed-tikz/ Also, here on tex.stackexchange, there are ...
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Title above left line

I'm trying to create a mdframed environment where The title is repeated on every page (works fine with repeatframetitle) the title is left aligned relative to the normal text and this implies that ...
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How to avoid widows-orphans with mdframed?

I have a document with a lot of mdframed boxes ; which option can I set to avoid 'widow' lines at the end of the box (that is, avoid to have small parts of boxes on new pages)? ...
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“Call out box” in a two-column document

I suppose "call out box" probably doesn't have much of a meaning in the TeX world, but a (framed) "box" probably isn't specific enough for what I mean. Anyway, I am compiling the following with ...
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Framed box, over framed text with image

Hi all, I'm a newby in LaTeX but after researching online, I have seen that it is possible to create boxes and frames adjusted to text and images. I am trying to achieve something like the image, ...
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How can I apply a style to \frame{} that is similar to the style of mdframed?

I am often using a "mdframed" package to frame my paragraphs or important statements. I usualy do it like this (MWE): \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Diary in Latex with additional notes on side

I am trying to make a diary that will have the following format Each entry will be inside a colored box Each entry will have a title with the date and an optional title I want the possibility to add ...
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How to align bottom edges of mdframes with bottom of text area

I've got a problem with the alignment of the bottom edges of "mdframes". These aren't aligned with the bottom of the text area, as in the following example: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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How to typeset a frame with the title across the boundary?

How could I typeset a frame like: ? I've always used mdframed or tcolorbox to typeset frames but I cannot find mention of such functionality. Is there a simple way of achieving this effect with ...
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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 ...