{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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Proofs in Beamer

I'm writing a presentation in Beamer, where I present proofs which are longer than one frame. How to make Beamer to break it automatically to another frame? If it is not possible how am I supposed to ...
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Pagebreak problem (stop my document from not pagebreaking) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the command to just slightly increase the text height of a particular page? Squeeze some more lines on the current page How would I shift up my text from the ...
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Longtable exceeds page length

My longtable exceeds the page length. Any help would be highly appreciated. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \usepackage{fontenc} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{array} ...
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Remove blank pages after title and Table of contents

I'm using the book style, and I've got a title and ToC, they generate a lot of blank spaces after them that is completely unnecessary; how do I stop this behaviour? Here is my example code ...
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Avoiding bottomrule to go to next page [duplicate]

Sometimes my longtable bottom rules end up in the following page. How do I avoid that?
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Onecolum at the end in twocolum

So I have two problems: first. how to add onecolumn at the end of article withtout breaking page? second. same but after table in the middle of text?
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How to have the mdframed material flow in the top part of consecutive pages

Suppose you have the following layout: The gray area represents normal text. The orange area consists of one or more text boxes (inserts) of given height. Some textbook layouts present advanced or ...
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Is there a distinct command for \widowpenalty and \clubpenalty in footnotes?

I have found that setting \widowpenalty=10000\clubpenalty=10000 in the main document has not prevented widows and clubs from appearing occasionally in footnotes in a long and complex document I am ...
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More sophisticated page breaks within aligned equations

This is my current method of allowing page breaks between my aligned equations {\allowdisplaybreaks \begin{align*} left &= right1 \\ &= right2. \end{align*}} It works, but it doesn't ...
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\newpage,\clearpage and \cleardoublepage not working

I'm trying to compile the following: \documentclass[twoside,11pt,titlepage]{article} \usepackage[paperwidth=5in,paperheight=7in]{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[absolute]{textpos} ...
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LaTeX: First page blank

I just installed LaTeX with TeXworks today. I need to create a simple PDF out of a couple large images, I realize this is likely very crude and roundabout but I somehow managed to get the thing done. ...
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Pagebreak and Verbatim environments

Given the following piece of code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \DefineVerbatimEnvironment{shell}{Verbatim}{ commandchars=\%\{\}, label=\shelltitle, ...
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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 ...