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

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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{ ...
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minipage does not work properly

I am trying to get two sets of equations to show up in line with the text width in a minipage environment, however, I am not getting the correct output. The second minipage goes outside the ...
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Minipages' vertical alignment

I use three minipages so to make a table and two images be placed next to each other and although the images are in the right place the table is placed much lower producing an ugly result. Why is ...
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Problem with minipages' images overlapping

I am trying to place two images next to each other and I use minipages for that. I create two minipages and when I compile it the one image overlaps with the other. Shouldn't be the one next to the ...
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tikz-figures in minipage: Captions at the same height and top alignment

I want to place two tikz pictures next to each other, both of them should be figures I can reference to. Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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Placing figures adjacent to exam choices

In the following mwe, I'd like the circular ohm formula figure to be positioned further to the right and the bottom of the figure lined up with choice D of question 4. I don't want the blank space ...
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Minipages images location problem

I'm a n00b with LaTeX and I'm having some trouble with the minipages command. The pictures in this example end up floating overtop of the caption at the bottom for some reason. ...
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Beamer - building footnote example with columns and minipage

While trying to construct a beamer slide illustrating usage of footnote command I hit upon the following problems. When I compile a slide with the following code: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to arrange a large picture on the side on the current page?

I have a decorative picture that I want to display on the right side current page. The picture should fill the whole vertical length of the text body (maybe even 1cm larger). The picture is long and ...
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Minipage make different space between tables

I have the following problem. I use a minipage to show two table next to each other. As you can see in the figure the first two rows of the tables are okay, but the thrid has a problem with the ...
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Left position of minipage

I'm trying to put an optimization problem inside a box. After some research I found this method (please fill free to propose a better method if you know something better): ...
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Formatting text inside minipage

If I use \begin{textbf} and \end{textbf} (for example) inside a minipage, it seems to apply only to the first character. Here's a simple example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Minipage width not acurate

I have the following document, with several minipages of 12cm width. Each minipage contains a different number of minipages (with a sum of 12cm for all of them). So every *sub*minipages should fit ...
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Inline math overflow does not happen with minipages, but everywhere else

When writing in a minipage environment, unsplittable math formulas never spill into the right margin. Instead, spacing is introduced in the current line and the formula is moved to the next line. ...
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How to draw a polygon with height exactly equals to the text's height

I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and XeLaTeX. I have a minipage with some formatted text: \centering \begin{minipage}{\quotewidth}% \centering\small\textit{Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing ...
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\vspace behaving elastic in scrbook

In the following minimal example, I want to have three paragraphs. Paragraphs should be ... Spaced 1 cm apart each other OR Pushed to the next page, if the don't fit entirely on the present page I ...
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Memoir page headers and minipage

I'm trying to work with a custom pagestyle. I want to have the chapter name and the section name in the odd page header... but I also need to use a mini page environment (or WANT to use one anyway) ...
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Putting Figures Side-By-Side Using Minipage

I am trying to put two figures next to each other. However, it is not working. Here is my code: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \begin{minipage}{1.0\textwidth} \centering ...
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Spreading out text vertically inside a parbox or minipage automatically [duplicate]

How can TeX (whether it is in its own terms or in those of LaTeX2e) be told to typeset the text spread out vertically and evenly inside a parbox or a minipage that has been defined with a given ...
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Minipage or parbox doesn't work in bcbar label (bchart package)

The code below works very well on an article document. But, when I put it on a chapter of a book document class, it doesn't work. The problem is the minipage use. The book class document doesn't ...