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

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How to have the mdframed material flow in the top part of consecutive pages

Suppose you have the following layout: The gray area represents normal text. The orange area consists of one or more text boxes (inserts) of given height. Some textbook layouts present advanced or ...
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using mdframed with multicol causes some sort of overflow

I'm trying to make a cheatsheet in the style of the OpenGL Quick Reference Card by using multicol and mdframed. It seems to work fine, but at times mdframed's frames are seemingly-randomly cut off, ...
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Easy way to port environment defined in framed to mdframed? [closed]

I've been working on environment based on framed package, but wanted to port to mdframed due to fact that it plays better with footnotes and has more features and more active development. The issue is ...
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How to add mdframed in footer?

I am working on fancyhdr in report generation. Currently I am using fancyhdr which produces one line and I can add left, center and right footers below to this line. But I need an mdframed as footer ...
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enumerate item within an custom environment and mdframed

I'm trying to define a custom environment within mdframed for handling questions in a document. The reason for the question-solution structure is to enable parsing into other formats (html etc). The ...
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Disable warning from mdframed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to avoid repetitive compiler warning messages? When debugging some stuff I sometimes have empty mdframes and I get the log file littered with tons of ...
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add “tag” to every page containing mdframed

Suppose I have an mdframed that spans several pages. Each mdframed will have a title but because one frame may span many pages what actually is under discussion in the frame may be lost by the reader ...
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how to get the current chapter name, section name, subsection name, etc?

How can one get the current name of the following: Chapter, Section, Subsection(s), frame, label, mdframed?
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mdframed frametitle no page break [closed]

How can one prevent the frame title from breaking? I'm getting a break right between the title and the contents which looks silly. I still want the content to be broken as normal but I want the frame ...
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How to add newline while using everyline in mdframed?

I am working on mdframed and found solution of using mdframed on multiple pages by using everyline but it new box has no margin or newline. So it starts from beginning which looks odd? ...
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How to control mdframed on multiple pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Conserve the frame in a mdframed box that spans more than one page I am using mdframed for writing citation information but citation list is too long which comes in 2-3 ...
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Using sidenotes in mdframed environment

I get problems when I try to use sidenotes in an mdframed environment: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{mdframed} \newtheorem{mdtheorem}{Theorem} \newenvironment{theorem}% ...
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large contents in mdframed

I know this might not be an intended use case, but I get odd page breaks with the following MWE (tested with todays version 1.6c as well): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mdframed} ...
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mdframed: large texts with equation arrays skipping pages in \documentclass{memoir} (or book) [closed]

The package mdframed works very well enclosing plain texts with decorated frames: even when they span many pages the frame breaks accordingly! :-) Unfortunately that is not yet the case when the ...
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mdframed: New bug with page break?

The package mdframed works well breaking framed plain texts. I am trying hard to make it work also when the text contais equation arrays, but I keep getting strange compilation errors! My last try ...
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Frame over multicol columnbreak

Hello everybody out there using TeX, Is there a possibility to draw a frame over a columnbreak when using for example the multicol package? I've already tried several possibilities and done ...
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How to put footnotes in the page where they belong in a mdframed environment

I have a large bunch of text in a mdframed environment, that span more than one page. As it seems reading the documentation, the mdframed environment put every footnotes at the end of the frame, by ...
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mdtheorem is only framing the bottom-half of my text

I'm using the mdtheorem environment and for some reason the boxes seem to not print out correctly when I compile and open my pdf file. Everything compiles fine, but I get that my theorem is only ...
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How to align frame title of mdframed on custom place?

mdframed has an option of frametitlealignment, but the manual does not list possible values. I wonder if it accepts values other than left, right and center (apart from derivatives like raggedleft). ...
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Floating TikZ picture within text in mdframed

When there is not enough space for TikZ picture at the end of a text, it will goes to the next page, and leaves an empty space after the text. Is there a standard method for putting TikZ picture in ...
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Two columns within mdframed frame

I want to add a simple two-column text within framed frame. I tried multicols as \begin{mdframed} \setlength{\columnsep}{10pt} \begin{multicols}{2} \begin{itemize} TEXT \end{itemize} ...
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mdframed with label outside of box

I am looking to do two boxes with mdframed similarly to the following: The first box is easy but I don't know how to place a label to the left of the second box. The positions of the dashed lines ...
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How to have nested mdframes with different frame titles [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: mdframed nested frametitle bug This issue is fixed in version 1.6b mdframed at github It seems as if the frame title used in the mdframed environment can only ...
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How to put text in minipage top-centered?

I am working on LaTeX and R. I want to put text (here itemize top aligned) in minipage. In the attached image (dummy image with itemize text), how can I put itemize . First line . Second line on ...
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Conserve the frame in a mdframed box that spans more than one page

I am using mdframed to create big boxes that span more than one page, but they just leave an unframed side at the top and down of the page. Is there a way to solve this? \documentclass{article} ...
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Align \item labels at top of mdframed box

By default, enumerate's \item labels align with the top of the text: However, if the text happens to be a mdframed box, the labels align with the bottom of the box which does not look so good: ...
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Replace \item with \MyItem to box each list member with an mdframed

Since it was pointed out that redefining \item can be dangerous in strange interaction between `mdframed` and `\item`, I am wondering if there are going to be problems with this solution. My goal is ...
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How can I make mdframed boxes break at the bottom of the page? [closed]

I'm trying to get mdframed to split at the bottom of my page, such that there is no white space between the bottom of the frame and the footer. At the moment I have this: I'd like to have mdframed ...
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Different width of frame across page bounadries with mdframed

When a mdframed frame begins with a display math, and the break occurs just at the end of the display math environment, the widths of the frame are different across the page break boundary: Also ...
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mdframed digressionarrows style with custom header

Using the mdframed package, I've been trying to figure out how to add an option for changing the header in their digression-environment (example 6 here: ...
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mdframed package + align gives extra vertical space

I think I may have stumbled upon a bug in the mdframed package. I have an mdframed environment with just one align environment inside it. Consider this minimum working example: ...
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How to align mdframed inside another frame?

I tried to create a child frame inside a parent frame by mdframed as \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} ...
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Using enumitem inside mdframed

I tried to use enumitems within mdframed as \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{pifont} \newcommand{\pitem}[1]{{\item {\small #1}}} \begin{document} ...
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How to display mdframed title in header?

I have a series of mdframed frames in the document. Some frames are few pages long, and some pages have two frames within. How can I display the frametitle of the corresponding page in the header as ...
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Frame breaks inside mdframed environment with beamer class

The mdframed environment fails to break into several pages (slides) when used in a frame environment from the beamer class. In the other hand, the boitecoloriee environment from the boites package ...
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A working example of mdframed

I tried to make the basic examples of mdframed given in the corresponding documentation, but I get an error stating ! You can't use a prefix with `\begingroup'. The example is ...
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mdframed-Put something on the start of one vertical left rule

I would like to obtain something like in the following picture (I've put Z! instead of the danger symbol). In the following code, I would like to put the danger symbol on the vertical rule. I ...
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Excursus environment using mdframed: Issue with page breaks

This question is a follow-up question to: Access mdframed node coordinates with TikZ? @MarcoDaniel: Awesome package (mdframed)! Nice clean code, too. @Tobi: I really like your new excursus ...
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Is it possible to define a multicolumn environment with a background colour

EDIT: I should have given a MWE based on memoir (which I am using) where the inner and outer margins are initially different. I would like the margins to be the same in that new environment. (Inner ...
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How to use table in mdframed?

I am working on report format using mdframed and I need to add table inside mdframed. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{array,ragged2e} ...
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How to arrange mdframed side by side?

How to arrange mdframed side by side, like mdframed1 mdframe2 \begin{mdframed}[roundcorner=10pt] table 1 \end{mdframed} \leavevmode \hspace{2cm} \begin{mdframed}[roundcorner=10pt] table 2 ...
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\prevdepth error with mdframed and listings

I get strange errors with the last versions of mdframed (v 1.4) and listings (v 1.4). Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{listings} \begin{document} ...
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How to produce a tight box with a fancy border?

I'd like to be able to typeset a tightly-boxed formula with a fancy border. My progress so far has been to produce a box (with mdframed) with the fancy border I want (with tikz), but instead of being ...
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mdframed around figure with threeparttable

I'm trying to draw a border around a figure (using mdframed) with a threeparttable. However, the size of the border is not adjusted correctly. How can I adjust the border to correctly wrap around the ...
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mdframed nested frametitle bug

This issue is fixed in version 1.6b mdframed at github When nesting frames the inner most frametitle is used. The frametitle for all these is frame3. \documentclass{book} ...
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How to make mdframed ignore descenders in last line

How can we make mdframed to ignore the descenders of the last line in the calculation of the innerbottomsep. In my eyes there are two reasons to desire this: Inner margin The optical bottom sep is ...
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Access mdframed node coordinates with TikZ?

Is it possible to get a (breakable) frame like this with mdframed? Or as a more general question. Can one access the coordinates of the frame that is drawn with TikZ? With a pagebreak in it: I ...
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strange interaction between `mdframed` and `\item`

I would like to understand (and to find a solution for it) the following problem. First, the MWE : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{fancybox} \newsavebox{\mcBox} ...
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mdframed : Bug with page break?

I'm trying to use the package mdframed to handle framed boxes, that allow page breaking when the content of the box is too large. Nevertheless, i encounter the following difficulty : ...
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Inconsistent horizontal width of mdframed with only display math content

Update 2012-03-09: With an version of mdframed updated today, this is now fixed in the package and no longer requires the workaround provided below. In Excess vertical space in mdframed ending with ...