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

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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 have ...
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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: http://cloud.github.com/downloads/marcodaniel/...
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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: \documentclass[11pt]{...
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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} \begin{mdframed}[frametitlerule=true,...
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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 \documentclass{...
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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} \usepackage[pdftex]{...
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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} \usepackage{mdframed} \...
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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? [closed]

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 : \documentclass{...
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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 ...
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mdframed and supertabular disagreeing on positioning (supertabular bug?) [closed]

Finding that a certain table in my document had to span several pages, and that longtable doesn't fit the bill because I have to change the running header mid-table, I turned to supertabular. To get ...
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mdframed font option is not working [closed]

Although the mdframed manual (v1.3a) mentions the general option font, it is not being obeyed, as can be verified with the test document below. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{mdframed} \...
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mdframed with tikz method: putting line numbers outside of frame

I want to number the lines in a mdframed environment with the line numbers appearing on the left of the frame, outside of it. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[framemethod=latex]{mdframed} \...
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Excess vertical space in mdframed ending with display math environment

When the mdframed environment ends with an align there is excess vertical spacing at the bottom. I would like to adjust the MyBoxedEnvironment environment such that the vertical space at the bottom ...
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endless loop with mdframed

The following code leads to an endless loop. pdflatex is at 100% CPU and the log is constantly increasing with number counted upwards. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mdframed} \begin{document} \...
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drop shadow framed environment using mdframed & tikz

I'm attempting to make a drop shadow environment using mdframed and tikz. So far, I have (perhaps naively) tried \newmdenv[tikzsetting={fill=green!20,drop shadow}]{myshadowbox} I know that shadow-...
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Numbered mdframed environment but without using theorem hacks

I'm trying to make an mdframed environment for numbered multi-page boxes. The problem I'm having is that I can't seem to make the formatting and the numbering work as I want it to. I've tried the ...
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Margins of mdframed without any effect

This code \documentclass[]{scrbook} \usepackage{mdframed} % \usepackage{boxedminipage} \begin{document} \noindent \begin{boxedminipage}{1.0\textwidth} Box of 100 \% width \end{boxedminipage} \...
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Paragraph indenting in an mdframed environment

I'm using the mdframed package and I've defined my own environment. But it seems that paragraph indentation doesn't work inside a mdframed environment. I've used the settings option of mdframed to ...
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Create a verbatim mdframed environment

I'd like to use and mdframed environment with verbatim in it. I've read the both documentations, googled but I've found nothing regarding this matter. MWE below: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \...
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Suppress top skip between own frame environment and itemize

I need to typset a book with a given definition of {itemize} and I added a {framed} environment by using mdframed. If the first line inside {framed} is normal text everything is fine but if it ...
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mdframed and colortbl Connection problem

I'm using mdframed for bordered tables. Additionally I'd like to change the bg-colour of some columns using the package colortbl. However when I try to load colortbl with \usepackage, the document ...
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mdframed theorems within beamerarticle script

I need to use framed theorem environments the way they are made in Make an Example and shaded box like in the book. The realization with \usepackage[framemethod=TikZ]{mdframed} is working fine. But ...
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multline and mdframed bug [closed]

I do not think this bug has been reported anywhere. At least, I could not find such a report. Below is a piece of code to see the problem. The frame in the right margin is improperly calculated. \...
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Transparent background for mdframed environment?

Is it possible to specify a transparent background colour for the mdframed environment, so that anything which might be underneath will be visible?
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Overfull \hbox when using the mdframed package

UPDATE: 2011-12-12 As of 2011-12-12, I can confirm this issue has been resolved on TeXLive-2011. When using the mdframed package to generate nice frames for my chemical reactions, I encounter the ...
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mdframed and ntheorem counters

In the code below, counters defined by mdframed seem to not be accessible to ntheorem environments which is problematic but ntheorem counters can be read by mdframed. I could not find a work around ...