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

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What are the differences between mdframed vs. tcolorbox [duplicate]

I am familiar with the mdframed package and its usefulness when content crosses page boundaries. But lately, I have seen quite a few questions about the tcolorbox package and don't know much about it ...
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easylist in tabular

I'd like to build this table: As I have a very long list to itemize, I'd like to use easylist. Obviously the easylist-group causes problems in the tabularx-environment. That's what I coded so far: ...
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include section name, as well as number in mdframed (theorem) header

In a memoir class document, I am using the following mdtheorem definition to provide a heading inside an mdframe, which has the effect of providing an increasing count(er) to each new reference to ...
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How do I reset my theorem count (using mdtheorem)?

% define environments with counters \mdtheorem[style=mpdframe, style=wide ,% style=greyfr ,% style=wideln ] {discuss}{Discuss Topic} ...
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Mdframed: negative top margin with page break skips a page

I am using the development version (1.9d) of the mdframed package to customize the proof environment in the following way. I wish that a line runs down from the word "Proof." and that the text of the ...
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Defining mdframe style by reference to another style

I'm wanting to define an mdframe style "studies", by reference to mdframe style "mpdframe". In the example shown, the difference would be to add a frame title, "Studies". The following code does not ...
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Extra vertical space inside mdframed theorem environment

I have seen several similar questions on TeX.SE of a similar nature, but none of them seem to address my precise issue. I have been working with mdframed environments for a while. I read that there ...
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Space between rows in mdframed environment

i'd like to reduce the space between two rows in an mdframed environment. \mdfdefinestyle{round}{ innertopmargin=0pt,innerbottommargin=10pt,innerleftmargin=1pt,innerrightmargin=1pt, ...
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linewidth and middlelinewidth options in mdframed: wrong information in the documentation?

In the documentation of the package mdframed 1.9b, the author says (p. 7) If you are working width framemethod=tikz or framemethod=pstricks the option linewidth is an alias for the option ...
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mdframed example throwing error

I'm trying to get the following mdframedexample from the package documentation to work (mdframed-example-default page 5), but it's throwing the following errors Missing number, treated as zero T ...
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How to explicitly set the color to transparent/nothing in the options of mdframed?

Is it possible to explicitly set the backgroundcolor option in mdframed package, so that the background stays transparent (or, let's say "empty")? It could be \begin{mdframed}[backgrouncolor = ***] ...
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mdframe size not matching table size

I'm having some problems with the mdframed package in combination with tabular. After figuring out how to get the width of the frame to match the width of the object (a table in my case) using a hack ...
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To make one environment flow into another without empty space

I have this design at the moment. However, when you have many of those, they distract much. I propose to have Answer just on the same line with Question like Question 41 Lorem ipsun. Answer 38 ...
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Breakable boxes with Tikz and right and leftmargin

I've found a method to obtain breakable boxes, using polyglossia for arabic, and the Tikz package and I have two problems... 1) the commands leftmargin and rightmargin of Tikz have no effect on the ...
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boxed text between pages in arabic, rightmargin with tikz

First, I want to thank the members of the discussion of the message Boxed text between pages which was very interesting for my use, so I got a macro in arabic for my examples (which is ...
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Create box around text without creating a paragraph and with line breaking

I want to draw a box (no rounded corners, keep it simple ^^) around one or multiple words. There are two special things: 1) the box should support line break and 2) the box should not cover multiple ...
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How to set width of mdframed? [duplicate]

I am new to latex i want to set a width and height of the mdframed. can any one help me to achieve this task. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{mdframed} ...
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How to change the border of mdframed?

I want to change the border color of the mdframe box. By default it take black. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{mdframed} \newtheorem{mdtheorem}{Theorem} ...
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How to keep fixed height of mdframed in latex?

I am designing one page in which i need to write 3 mdframed side by side. but all three must be having same height. <mdframed1> <mdframed2> <mdframed3> How can i implement ...
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RTL theorem numbering problem - mdframed and xelatex

I have a problem with wrong numbering order when using mdframed theorem style. As in the MWE, the second theorem number should 2.1.1 (reading from right to left, 1.1 for the section and 2 for the ...
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To visualise Schematic Intersections of Sections over Parts

Assume you have Parts Eggs Bars Some of Eggs belong too to Bars. I can visualise this by a venn diagram, however I would like show this kind of structure in colours too. Assume you have items ...
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How to get more than 3 levels of nesting in mdframed environments?

Before I get to many of "don't do this as it does not look good", I have two modes of my documents: Final mode: where there is ONLY one level of nested mdframed Review mode: where there are numerous ...
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How to have bold font in mdframed environment?

I did not find bold word in the manual. My tex is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[framemethod=tikz]{mdframed} \newtheorem{question}{Question} \mdfdefinestyle{que}{ linecolor=cyan, ...
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Suppressing the frametitle in mdframed tikz frames

I really like the digression style created in mdframed digressionarrows style with custom header. I would like to extend it even further by displaying the frametitle (if it is defined) after the ...
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How to typeset programming code syntax with annotations?

If possible I would like to know how to this on latex/tikz to add this like (environment and graph) on my ebook. Thanks a lot!!! Code im trying to implement: \documentclass[11pt,fleqn]{book} ...
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Margin note left of mdframed images in a two column page

Is it possible to have a margin note to the left of the left column on the second page with this code and approximately halfway down the page? I cannot get it to show up using \marginpar or the ...
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Package “mdframed” creating arbitrary gaps in the border

I used to define a small environment with the package "mdframed". I've included the package in the following way: \usepackage[framemethod=tikz]{mdframed} This is how I've set up the environment: ...
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Text doesn't wrap correctly inside an mdframed frame (in tufte-book)

Here's a minimal working example illustrating my problem \documentclass[a4paper]{tufte-book} \usepackage{mdframed} \begin{document} \begin{mdframed} In mdframed the text is not correctly wrapped ...
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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 [closed]

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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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. ...