{minipage} is an environment providing a paragraph box which is a complete mini version of a page.

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Paragraph spacing within minibox

I have tried all kinds of gimmicks, but I am stuck trying to reduce the double-spacing within the minibox to single space. (Obviously, I want to keep the global \onehalfspacing option.) This sounds ...
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Set minipage width to the available space

I am trying to fit 2 minipages next to each other, and I would like one to take 20% of the \textwidth, and the other one the rest of the space available, with a margin between both minipages that I ...
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Caption misalignment with minipage and adjustwidth

I'm trying to fit two over-sized figures side by side on one page. I tried using minipage and adjustwidth, but the caption on the second figure kept mis-aligning to the left, as shown below. I tried ...
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Adjusting figure and caption in rotated minipage on landscape

Already the title sounds complicated since I need to use the caption on the side of the rotated image in landscape mode. I tried some spacing as you see in lines commented with %, but it did not work ...
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How can I put a minipage that fits to the actual line width inside of a TikZ Node?

Question I would like to put a minipage environment inside of a tikz node. I know this is done already with the align=left command, but if you set a minimum width of the node to \linewidth, then the ...
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Aligning three columns differently; with images, manually broken and wrap-around text

I am trying to create a situation with three columns from left to right: one with an image top-edge aligned to the top of the center column and the left of itself; one with wrap-around text having ...
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Text boxes that go into the the margin in a two column article

I'd like to highlight some important quotes in my article by writing them into floating (invisible) boxes, that go half into the (left/right) margin and half into the respective column. I'd prefer a ...
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Table and TikZ object on two columns

I'm trying to have a table generated by the tabular environment and a plot generated by TikZ placed side by side. I tried using the table and minipage environment since it works for having multiple ...
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Putting algorithm in minipage

I have the following algorithm. Could any one please let me know how I can put it in a minipage? \begin{algorithm}\small {Start}\; \eIf{A is bigger than B}{ \eIf{if A is bigger than C}{ A; }{ ...
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minipage intelligent management

Is it possible to let LaTeX manage minipage placement similar to how LaTeX manages figures and tables to be placed? This question comes from my previous question. I could move the minipages around ...
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minipages: multi sized minipages that use all space on the paper and automatic scaling

I am creating a sheet with solutions to different qualifying questions. Each solution takes up a different length but I don't want to waste any white space. I want to put other minipages that will ...
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Malplaced minipage in fancy header

I have a rather complex layout for a letter. It needs to have a certain part of a header on every page while another part should only be shown on the first page. The whole thing can be found here: MWE ...
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two minipages next to each other: the right is shifted vertically

Hy,first post here. Hope I will do well. I have a problem with setting up two minipages next to each other. The right one is always shifted vertically downwards. Here is my example code: ...
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Using whole page with minipages

I'm preparing template for dynamic content. Content will be printent in blocks, as presented here: Page format a4, no margins. Special printer provided. There are 21 blocks. Each block size: 70mm x ...
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How to align rotated column headings in a table?

I have this code which I adapted from Big table with rotated column labels using booktabs: \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{table*} \centering \begin{tabular}{cccccccccc} \toprule ...
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How do you make text flow to another part of a page?

I have a nasty paragraph with tables, long math and enums which I want to flow between two regions of my page. Here is an example of what I am trying to accomplish: I figured I could somehow do it ...
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miniframes problems with header

I am having issues with my minipages header -- the left most part that says "introduction" never changes. I would be happy even totally getting rid of, which I can't seem to do. ...
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vertical alignment of two columns in a beamer frame

I'm trying present two concepts side by side in a frame. And I want each lineitem to be vertically aligned. Here is is an example where they are not aligned. \begin{frame}{An Example of using columns ...
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Why the text goes a little up when comparing two minipages?

I am trying to add a second name in the supervisor list and when I do it the list goes a little up compared with the Authors name. How can I do it to be in the same height: block code for the first ...
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Why does minipage have different top/bottom margins for math environments? [duplicate]

My goal is to create a framed minipage environment that will contain text and math environments in varying combinations. I noticed that the top (and bottom) margin of the minipage is quite a bit ...
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Add figures to a minipage

I've been trying to add figures to a minipage in lyx but couldn't really find a way. Does someone know how this is done in lyx?
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Floats lost error

I tried to combine this answer: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/73983/4011 with minipage but got an error: ERROR: LaTeX Error: Float(s) lost. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{showframe}% ...
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Center content of a minipage inside of a longtabu

How do you center the content of a minipage that is placed inside of a longtabu? My minipage looks like this and can be found online here: ...
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Using Tikz to position a background image in mini page

I'd like to use tikz to position a graphic at the lower right hand corner of a minipage. I've gotten this far (this isn't quite an MWE, since it depends on a locally available imagefile). ...
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Split page first vertically, then horizontal, and finally vertical again, for folding into eighths. Reflow?

I would like to make a letter sized document for folding into eighths for a pocket size pad to take notes and include references, for instance tasks for the day. I may use org-mode exporting ...
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How to change text arrangement on page

Currently I'm using pdflatex to print content on page with width of 6 in and height of 9 in. It's printing in standard print orientation as mentioned in the diagram below "Current Printing format". ...
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How to decrease horizontal and vertical space between figures?

I want to insert 24 figures each two of them side by side. I'm doing this through \minipage but I'm not satisfied with the result because although figures appear small but I can have just 4 of them in ...
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Footnotes in minipages without footnote separator and increased indent

How do I cancel the footnote separator line in minipages only? I would also like to increase the indent of footnotes in minipages only. This is handy after tables, for instance. Ideally, I would use ...
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Minipage inside MetaUML Activity Diagram

I want to use Minipage environment inside MetaUML Activity Diagrams. The following MWE will not compile (tried mpost and mptopdf). When using the next line instead of the minipage-line, compiling is ...
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How to achieve multicolumn item lists with independent content?

I need three item lists next to each other, with a centered heading for each list. Using the multicol-package doesn't seem to fit my needs as it doesn't allow me to fill my columns independently, does ...
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Beamer — Revealing image in one minipage moves stuff in the other minipage

I have two vertical minipages and when I reveal a picture in the right minipage, the text in the left one moves down a bit. I tried to use the columns environment, but I get the same result. I'm ...
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minipages in fbox horizontal misalignment when figure is included (not float)

I am trying to place some text and a figure next to each other and trying to avoid wrapfigure at the same time :-) Placing two minipages inside a framedbox works just fine: the text can be aligned by ...
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How to keep tikzpicture minipages in position?

I found these pretty boxes on texample.net: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,snakes} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \begin{document} % % Define box and box title style ...
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consistent spacing using tabular/ minipage/ parbox

Even though I've read numerous threads on how to achieve consistent spacing, I still cannot figure out, why it doesn't work when using any of the macros \testD to \testG in the following example. ...
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Minipage inside long table

I have large table going more than one page . \documentclass[useAMS]{biom} \begin{table*} \centering \def\~{\hphantom{0}} \begin{minipage}{140mm} \caption{Models and Explicit Estimates} ...
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Aligning minipages inside list environment

I use an own environment to typeset exercises with exercise-numbering at the left and exercise-body at the right. When I want to put two minipages in the exercise-body, they aren't aligned anymore ...
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Three 'side to side' figures using minipage

I'm trying to set up a main figure containing three sub figures. The idea is to split them in such way that it shows a two columns figure where the second column is made out of two sub figures located ...
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How to increase vertical spacing between minipage and text?

I was trying to include two equations side-by-side in a document, while retaining the labels following this answer. However the spacing between the minipage and the text is too small. How can I ...
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Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) message

I made a mini page like below. It compiled without any error, however, I am getting following message in log: Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph at lines 104--109 I am trying to fix above ...
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Wrong placing of captions for minipages

I have problems placing subcaptions and captions for minipages. A picture depicts what I want, but a figure included in one graph. Maybe, the right solution wasn't \picture in a previous post. I hope ...
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top align minipage in tabular

I have one table with 2 minipages. I wish to top align the two minipages. e.g. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{adjustbox} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline ...
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Long list of tabular figures inside minipage goes off page

Using the follow MWE, I'm able to create a beautiful lists of photos on the left and a caption on the right (similarly, I could also use the sidecaption package or floats directly). MWE [LuaLaTeX]: ...
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Two problems with my homework template: overlapping text in footer, and large fbox minipages

I begrudgingly used this template for homework through undergrad, ignoring or working around its minor issues. I would like to finally figure out how to fix some of the problems I have with it, and ...
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Two Minipages, two times itemize - how to correct alignment

I wanted to use a minipage to reduce the size of my itemize list \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[!htbp] \begin{minipage}[b]{0.4\textwidth} \begin{itemize} \item ...
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Space between two column minipages [duplicate]

I'm using the OpenFonts version in this repository, which is a resume template for CS majors: https://github.com/deedydas/Deedy-Resume In the resume template, there are two column minipages created, ...
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How can I arrange the table and the image in a minipage vertically?

I need the table and the image arranged vertically in the minipage instead of horizontally. I also add the pictures used in the code in the end. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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how to ensure items in two minipages are in same line

By including a tikz-picture in my two (tabular) minipages my items are messed up. Ideally there is a corresponding item for each (except there's an empty entry for the last item in the left table). ...
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spacing in the table's minipage

In my thesis I have a lot of tables and some of them have a minipage for notes. For all thesis I'm using 1.5 in spacing. For this I'm using \linespread{1.5}. But I don't want the same spacing for ...
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Setting background color of minipage without overflow

I would like to set a color to the leftmost minipage in the following code: \usepackage{xcolor} \fcolorbox{red}{gray}{ \begin{minipage}{0.33\textwidth} some text \end{minipage} } ...
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How to reduce the size of the equation

I wish to put two equations into one line using minipage, but they are too wide, any solution for reducing the size of the equation without removing words so that I can put into one line to reduce ...