{page-breaking} is about how (La)TeX breaks pages (and, in multi-column documents, columns) and how page/column breaking can be influenced.

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Change page layout after first page

currently I'm trying to prepare a letter head with XeLaTeX. The first page of the letter should have a sidebar on the right. For this sidebar, the text width should be shrinked to approx. 80% of its ...
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Landscape forces premature pagebreak

After some trouble I have managed to make a table in landscape orientation that breaks over three pages. I used tabularx and the landscape package. Now my problem is that the thing won't float like ...
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bibnewpage option using apacite not working

I am having difficulty with getting the references to show on a new page using apacite. According to the documentation the bibnewpage option should do it, but it is not happening. It is displaying ...
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figure between date and bottom of the title page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to insert an image in the front cover of a report? I want to insert a .eps figure on the title page of a report. This figure has to be placed after date and then ...
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Why does LaTeX longtable start on next page? [closed]

I have a 3-column-longtable that spans over several pages, there's no problem with that. The thing is that there's some text before the longtable. Instead of starting right under the text, LaTeX ...
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Can I have a table that spans multiple pages using ctable?

I'm currently working on a paper and I have a bunch of tables. Currently I'm using the ctable package for my tables. One of my tables is rather long and it spans more than one page. However currently ...
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Vertical line & list environment

I would like to make a good looking environment for my proofs. Some are spread on two pages so i thought of the list environment. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[francais]{babel} ...
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section numbers (\thesection) and names have next page's values

I have customized my headers to display section numbers and section names. However: (a) The section number (\thesection) in my header often shows up with the next page's value. (b) The section name ...
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ConTeXt equivalent of LaTeX samepage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the proper way to prevent text from splitting across columns and pages? I'd be surprised if this has not been asked a zillion times before, but really I couldn't ...
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How to wrap text around a landscape table over multiple pages? \sidewaystable or \landscape + \longtable

I am trying to create a landscape table that breaks over multiple pages. I have successfully done this with the following code: \begin{landscape} \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth{some columns} ...
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Two margin woes

I have two problems with my margins. One is that when I print the margins, I can't seem to get them to come out properly. I have \usepackage[top = 1in, bottom = 1in, left = 1.5in, right = ...
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Page break in incorrect position in resume

The pagebreak in this resume is in the wrong spot. I would like latex to automatically put a page break in the right spot. EDIT I would like items to be cut off by a page break and continued on the ...
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\AddEverypageHook at end of page

\AddEverypageHook works at the start of a page. How can I add a hook to the every last part of a page right before a pagebreak? Essentially I want to watermark the pages BUT I want to do it after the ...
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Keep text together without page break [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unbreakable block Hello I am trying to print this poem together on a single page except it keeps getting broken in the middle. Is there a way for me to group it ...
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Putting table of contents in a page without other elements

I want to put the table of contents in a separate blank page where it will be alone without any other element. How can I achieve this?
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How to prevent column break in multicols environment

I am typesetting a simple songbook and would like some songs to be displayed in two columns (I use the multicol package). However, I would like to prevent inserting a columnbreak within a stanza. It ...
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using \marginnote inside a math environment in tufte-book

I've recently started using tufte-book for typesetting solutions to math problems. I like it very much that you're encouraged to use the margin, which is very nice for giving hints, pointers and ...
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Headers and footers for listing environment?

What I need to be able to do is apply a header and footer when I use the listings environment. I have a few requirements: The header and footer should be outside the listing itself, i.e. they are ...
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Break PDF booklet into pages

I have a PDF with booklet-odered pages (like the one below). I would like to break these PDF A4 pages back into the original twice as many PDF A5 pages. |-------| PDF page 1 | 8 1 | |-------| ...
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\addtotoc starts new page

I have a section which I don't want to be numbered, but which I still want in the table of contents. So I have written \addtotoc{section}{My section} \section*{My section} I have done the same ...
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how to suppress “Underfull \vbox (badness 10000) … while \output is active”?

when using an inflexible document class, one is often faced with the warning Underfull \vbox (badness 10000) has occurred while \output is active [] on pages that contain no display math. in ...
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Figures on left pages, text on right pages

I'm writing a thesis in the book document class and I'm using a lot of figures to explain the working method. If I use the method proposed in Figures on left pages, text on right ones with class book, ...
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Suppress/remove sectioning (heading) from table of contents?

(NB: not the same question as How to remove “Contents” line from table of contents [closed]) Please consider the following MWE, compiled with pdflatex test.tex: \documentclass[twoside,a4paper]{book} ...
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Tables environment

I have a question about breaking lines and pages in table environment. I know, there are some solutions as using longtable package, however, it is quite complicated and I don't know how to work with ...
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Long table in landscape mode with alternating row colors does not work with \multicolumn

I am trying to put together a longtable in landscape mode over several pages using the longtable package. The idea is simple. I want alternating row colors in the main body of the table. However, ...
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Wrapfig and page breaks after section heading

I'm experimenting with typesetting "pull quotes" using wrapfig and noticed some strange behaviour. Under certain conditions, having a wrapfigure at the beginning of the first paragraph after a new ...
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prevent “action” if top of page

I have a manual list of stuff that are sometimes separated by an hrule(or my own custom ruler) for visual purposes. Sometimes the hrule ends at the top or bottom of a page which makes it useless. Is ...
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Using expex across pages

I am using the expex package to align two types of text, doing it as if it were a gloss, and it works fine. There is one problem, though: Many of the texts I'm working on are longer than a page, and ...
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How to avoid page break after \end{multicols*}?

I am experimenting in LyX to create a page which has a single column and two column text. I inserted the following TeX code in the file. \begin{multicols*}{2} \lipsum[1] ...
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Memoir: Subbottom over several pages?

In the Memoir class, I use the subbottom command to create subfigures, labeled, e.g., 1(a), 1(b), 1(c) etc. And this works very nicely. However, if I include more figures in subbottoms than what can ...
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How to control mdframed on multiple pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Conserve the frame in a mdframed box that spans more than one page I am using mdframed for writing citation information but citation list is too long which comes in 2-3 ...
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Error while trying to start chapters on the same page

This is my first post here. I have tried the solution proposed in this site to start chapters in the same page as the previous one ended but I always get an error. I am a TeX newbie and I feel that ...
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Removing spurious pagebreak in index?

EDIT: To clarify my question: I am not looking for an index that will start without a page break; I, rather, want an index where I manually would take care of the page break. Say you've inserted a ...
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No page break before a heading, while preserving some vertical space before heading?

How can I prevent a page break before a run-in section heading while preserving vertical spacing before the heading? Based on the suggestion in How to prevent a page break before an itemize list?, I ...
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How to remove empty pages in document class article

Between sections/section or sections/subsection I have empty pages if a pre-section or pre-subsection does fill one page. My document class: \documentclass[9pt]{article} How can I avoid this? ...
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fancyvrb always creates new page

I'm having trouble using the facyvrb package. I have the following code: \section{My section} \subsection{Subsection} \begin{Verbatim}[frame=single] ...lots of code... \end{Verbatim} However, ...
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Where to place a two-page table of contents / list of figures?

In my Master's thesis, I use scrbook and start every chapter on odd pages. Now both my table of contents and list of figures span exactly two pages. My question is therefore more related to style and ...
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mdframed: large texts with equation arrays skipping pages in \documentclass{memoir} (or book) [closed]

The package mdframed works very well enclosing plain texts with decorated frames: even when they span many pages the frame breaks accordingly! :-) Unfortunately that is not yet the case when the ...
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How can I allow lists to appear on odd page?

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper,openright]{mwrep} \usepackage[top=2cm,bottom=2cm,left=3cm,right=2cm,twoside]{geometry} \usepackage[section]{minted} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \tableofcontents ...
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mdframed: New bug with page break?

The package mdframed works well breaking framed plain texts. I am trying hard to make it work also when the text contais equation arrays, but I keep getting strange compilation errors! My last try ...
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Beamer: how to skip only some `notes' frames

I'd like to hand out a printout of some slides, including some printed notes and a bit of space for handwriting. The following is (more or less) working: \documentclass[handout,notes]{beamer} ...
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Implementing page break in tabularx environment

Please consider the following example for better understanding. I would like LaTex to use page breaks within the tabularx environment, so that one part of the contains of \LongText will be displayed ...
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How can I create a chapter with graphics only divided into different sections?

I'm trying to create a chapter with pictures only, but keep running into troubles. The chapter is an appendix, where only some graphics should be displayed, placed in different sections. I don't need ...
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Onecolumn till end of page in twocolumn mode

I know about using the widetext environment for setting text in onecolumn mode and the multicols package for effortless switching between one- and twocolumn mode, but I think this is not too great if ...
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How to put footnotes in the page where they belong in a mdframed environment

I have a large bunch of text in a mdframed environment, that span more than one page. As it seems reading the documentation, the mdframed environment put every footnotes at the end of the frame, by ...
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Image on top specified page

How can i place an image on the top of the specified page. For example odd pages will be filled by image, even with text. Or, i just want to make sure that (lua)latex will place images on page 2,3,6? ...
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\newpage and \clearpage does not work

The following problem shows up: Usually after the end of every chapter, there's a blank page before the new chapter starts in my document. Funnily enough, there is one point in my pdf where is no ...
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Chapter title and abstract in the same page

I'm writing a report and I need to write an abstract for the chapter after the chapter title in the same page. How can I do this?
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Forcing footnotes to appear on the next page

I need a way to make some footnotes appear on page 2n+1 when the text that they're "attached" to occurs on page 2n. Is there something like a \newpage command that I could use in the middle of ...
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Include thebibliography on the same page

My paper has a page limit and the spec says to include the bibliography on the same page right after the text. I'm using the thebibliography environment (its a very simple bibliography). How can I ...