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

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Problems with \newgeometry by using landscape and minipage

I try to rotate a tikz-tree and a table which are in a minipage environment by using \landscape because the tree besides the table is to wide. Now, the tree and the table are not centered. The last ...
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minipage horizontal alignment

I'm using minipage to put two tables next to each other, and instead it is putting them in vertically. It seems like this is usually caused by having blank lines between the minipages, but that isn't ...
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Dividing page into equally sized sections, vertically and horizontally

I am the editor of a student-paper for mathematicians and physicists, which is made entirely through LaTeX. Right now I need to make a page with several different sections, a lot like the ad-pages of ...
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Minipage inside MetaPost label within GMP - what is wrong?

Any clues please?? The following MWE will not compile. Line where minipage environment was used seems to be the offensor. With that left out compiling is OK. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Minipage with vertical and horizontal lines

I want to create a minipage like the one shown in the picture. Any ideas how to do it? Thanks!
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Strange unicode characters when centering a minipage

I need a somewhat centered box to emphasize a quote. I dont know where I found it, but my current approach is the following: \begin{center} ​\begin{minipage}{0.9\textwidth} How can we build computer ...
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TikZ tree beside table

I would like to place a TikZ tree beside a table. The document type is apa. So the tree has four branches and therefore I want to place a 4 x 6 table to the left of the tree. The height of the ...
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Text column side by side minipage

I hope to be clear in the following question. I want to create a Newsletter with latex, in which the first non-blank page contains one gray column (highlighted, as it were), and under this in a ...
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Caption inside of a minipage

I'm looking to include my a figure title (caption) inside of a footnote below the figure rather than above. I commonly use the minipage command, thought including the caption below destroys my ...
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Hopeless table formatting [closed]

I have a document where I enter a command \tab and that creates a table for me. The right part of the table always stays the same and the left part of the table is entered with arguments of the \tab ...
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Why is a minipage using \textwidth generating an overfull hbox? [duplicate]

In the following example, I'm using a minipage that should span the entire text area. \documentclass[parskip]{scrartcl} \setlength{\overfullrule}{10pt} \begin{document} before before before ...
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Weird line spacing of last paragraph in mini page - why?

I'm playing around with the titlepage package and have run into a formatting issue. Basically, I need to change the font size for some of the back title contents, and while this works for most of the ...
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Set distance between Captions

I've got a question about the placement of captions, specifically the distance between the captions. The problem is that I have two figures next to each other (through minipage) that both require a ...
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Aligning two minipages - one with lstlisting, one without - on top?

I'm already aware that two minipages with [t] align at the baseline of the top line, not at the top of their respective boxes/containers; however, this is somewhat different: when I use a small ...
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How to vertically center a minipage within a tabular environment

My goal is to have the minipage of the second column vertically centered but I could not manage do do it. I tried the array package with the 'm' option : \tabular{c|m} but it did not worked, I also ...
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\begin{alltt} inside \subfloat

I am trying to use the alltt environment inside a \subfloat element, and inside a minipage. The problem is that if I use \subfloat the indented text looses its indentation. Do you know any solution? ...
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Duplicate footnotes when tabulary is inside minipage

I want to make table footnotes by nesting a tabular or tabulary inside a minipage, and that inside a table. When I do this with tabular, it works exactly as it should. But with tabulary, it produces ...
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documentclass{book}: Page content aligned on bottom of page

I'm still a beginner on LaTeX, but at the moment I'm working on a book. I'm working with Gummi and for some reason I started my work with \documentclass{article}. As I changed the \documentclass to ...
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Vertically align minipages caption (no subfigures used)

After aligning a table and a plot horizontally I want them to be vertically aligned at the top of their captions(see last image). I have found solutions using subfigures or the floatrow package but ...
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Itemize in tabular // minipage resulting in `Missing \endcsname inserted` error

The minipage solution of this accepted answer is also what I'm looking for, that is, this one :-) not this one :-( The commented-out part of the MWE below tries to implement that minipage ...
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Two mini pages side by side vertically aligned on top

I would like to have two mini pages side by side, vertically aligned on top. The left hand mini page features a table, the right hand side simple text. Alas, the right mini page is a little lower ...
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Moving minipage on page to flush right with text

I would like to place a box on every page of my LaTeX document that does not interfere with the typesetting of the rest of the document, and found that the watermark packages are suitable for the ...
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minipage misalignment when using multicol in a tikzposter

Is there anyway to align the multicolumn text with the fiure in the follwoing MWE? \documentclass[25pt, a0paper, portrait, margin=0mm, innermargin=15mm, blockverticalspace=15mm, colspace=15mm, ...
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Alignment of images in \minipage environment

I have a problem with \minipage alignment: I want to place two images side by side with a top alignment, so I used this code: \begin{figure}[!h] \begin{minipage}[t]{0.5\linewidth} ...
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\leftskip, \linewidth and minipage

I have an environment with a minipageof the length \linewidth-\parindent (using the calc package). When I stick this in a place where \leftskip=\parindent it protrudes in the margin. Shouldn't ...
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Algorithm floating like figure with border

This is my document (LuaLaTeX): \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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Starting Numbering of Footnotes in Minipage at 1

If you don't use any additional code, the footnotes in the minipage environment will continue with the number of the last footnote + 1. Is it possible to start footnotes with an arabic 1 again in a ...
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How do I make uniform spacing for minipages in multicols

I'm trying to make a A3 page for the wall of our office, we have a coffee maker and with there are different options for each capsule. What I want to do is have an equally spread set of minipages ...
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framed or colored box with text and margin notes

I am using pdfTeX and I have in my text an example which just is a kind of a short story. What I want is: The story should be visually distinct from the normal text, by frame or background colour. I ...
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Placing a tikzpicture next to an align and add an equation number

I want to place a tikzpicture next to an equation and equip both of them together with an equation number. The reason is that the tikzpicture is a kind of explanation (visualization) for the equation. ...
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Customizable size of image [duplicate]

I have the following problem: I have a document with image on title page. User can select custom image for title page. I need some space, fixed space for image. this space should be fixed, and it ...
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Center text directly beneath a right-aligned heading

With LaTeX, how do I center text directly beneath a right-aligned heading? Maybe it's better explained with my attempt so far: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ hmargin = 1in, vmargin = 1in ...
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Problem with tikzpagenodes and minipage

Using the anchors defined by tikzpagenodes inside a minipage produces unexpected results; this is not the case for the current page family of anchors defined by standard TikZ as the following example ...
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Empty body centered on the page and vertically splited

I want to have an empty page such that the body is centered. Next I want to have two minipage's each half the width of the body and of its height, such that they will vertically split the body. Here ...
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Displaying two plots side by side not displaying titles correctly [duplicate]

I’m writing a report and using the following code to display a bode-diagram. To save some space (I have several of these figures), I’ve displayed them side by side, but the title of the right plots’s ...
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Why are the tables in minipages left out of the list of tables?

I have some tables inside of minipage enviroment but they don't appear listed like the others in my \listoftables; see the code below. \listoftables . . . \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{c|c|c} ...
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4 side by side pictures in poster latex

I look for an example to put 4 pictures side by side in the case of a poster with baposter package. thanks
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Centering does not work within minipage

I cannot place my plot centered on the page. I tried the following code: \begin{figure}[ht] \begin{center} \begin{minipage}{\columnwidth} \includegraphics[width=5in]{plot1.pdf} \end{minipage} ...
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Footnote in environment as parallel (2nd part)

I refer to this tread: Footnote in environment as parallel. If I build a little more complex environment to enlarge the text width in two columns quotation, there is a trouble with notes number. ...
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Put two figures side by side

There are already several threads that deal with this: they suggest having one figure and putting putting minipages inside, or using the subcaption package and having subfigure environments. However, ...
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An double arrows between two systems

I'm trying to have 2 equations systems separated by a double arrow, something like this : I'm actually using 3 minipage : the first and the third with and array and the arrow at the ...
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How to get minipages in a Beamer presentation?

I'm writing a presentation with Beamer and I need the minipage package. When I worked on Linux there was no problem: apparently, minipage does not exist for Mac OS. I've so tried to install genmpage, ...
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captionof increases count by 2

I face a similiar problem like the one described here. I created a command that will output a caption besides an image (in this example replaced by simple text). ...
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Trying to make a title left aligned in a minipage

I have tried various different ways of attempting to implement this. I want a title and author flushed left and an image flushed right on the same level. However I am using 2 columns so I should use ...
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Three tables side by side, want only one caption

I have three tables and I want to use one caption under them. I tried the following but then nothing prints except the caption - \begin{figure}[!h] \begin{table}[h] \centering ...
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home page ,Cover Page

dear professional latex. I would like to ask you that how I can create a Latex page with the same size, font and colors. I am waiting for your cooperation is highly appreciated.
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Why does a linebreak in minipage flow this to the next page?

I am using zwpagelayout (see this question) but if I put a minipage with a line or paragraph break, I get weird two-page output. \documentclass{article} ...
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Multiple images and proper side-caption positioning

I would like to put three images on one page (as one figure). First two of them stretched over 100% of textwidth and the third one over 50 % with the caption beside the third picture (to spare space). ...
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Margins on a minipage [duplicate]

I have a formula which very nearly fits on one line, and I'd like it to sit on one line as it looks silly split onto two. If I reduce the left and right margins for the whole document to 1cm, the ...
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Caption beside image in minipage

What i'm trying to achieve: Have two images in one page, one image on the top half of the page and the other the bottom half. Ive managed to do this by: \vbox{ ...