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

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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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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 ...
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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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! LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode

I am using an image within minipage and getting error message. ! LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode. Below is minimal working example. \documentclass[11pt,table,a4paper]{article} ...
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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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\fbox around type area

I'm trying to put a border around multiple lines. Here's a MWE with what I've achieved so far: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage{calc} \begin{document} \setlength{\parindent}{0cm} text ...
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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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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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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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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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How do I make one minipage the same size as another?

I'm writing a LaTeX document into which I want to put two boxes, in a row next to each other, which will contain varying length content. I want each box to be the same height, and that height needs ...
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How to control the vertical height of boxes

I would like to create boxes where I can control the height of the boxes. Right now I have used the command. \colorbox{calcclr}\makebox[\textwidth-2\fboxsep][l]{#1}}} This gives me a box that ...
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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 do a small box synchronized translation? [closed]

I would like to do something similar to the Artscroll Bibles, with a Hebrew text and a small box on the top with a synchronized translation. In the following picture, the box in question is the upper ...
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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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Set background color of a box with predefined width

I would like to have something like a minipage with colored background, i.e. a box where you can predefine the width and the background color. My attempt \colorbox{green}{\begin{minipage}{\slwidth} ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to have two adjustwidth environments starting at the same height?

When using minipage environments, as below, the left corner of the two environments are automatically placed at the same height in the document. \begin{minipage}{8em} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, ...
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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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Configuring minipage environment to incorporate width

I'd like to configure tex4ht to set the width of a minipage div class based on the width specified in the LaTeX source. Here's what I have so far: The tex file is: \documentclass{article} ...