{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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Keep item and includegraphics or figure on same page

I'm creating a software guide where I use enumerated list for the steps. Many of the steps have a screenshot I display under the item. I'd like to keep the item and the following figure or graphic ...
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The problem of empty page when starting new chapter with an image on first page

This is a tough one. I have many cases where I start new chapter, and the first page of the new chapter is a pdf page, which is loaded using \includegraphics (I have lots of documents, I scan, then ...
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How to avoid border breaks in the table?

I have a table, and in some pages I have border breaks, how to fix that? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[russian]{babel} % Включаем пакет для поддержки русского ...
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My sections are automatically shifting to the next page [closed]

I'm relatively new here, and to LaTeX, so apologies if I break any of the rules! I'm writing my CV on LaTeX, and it was working fine until I added another item to one of my sections. Once I did that, ...
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Forceably deleting the last page

My document has a blank page at the end, Is there an easy way to forcibly delete it? ideally \deletepage{2} I have already tried altering the margins, but it screws with friggeri-cv layout edit: ...
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How to let minted break across pages but keep the caption together with the end of listing?

I want to create a listing using minted that has background colour and can be split across pages. The usual advice in that case is to use the mdframed environment and I have written a command that ...
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How to use patchcmd to insert \clearpage before \chapter to avoid breaking page

I want my document to not start new pages when there is a new chapter. My code is the following: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{etoolbox} \patchcmd{\chapter}{\clearpage}{}{} \begin{document} ...
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Breakable tcolorbox causes ragged bottom

When using a tcolorbox with the breakable option, this may cause a "ragged bottom" in some special situations. The following MWE demonstrates this behaviour: \documentclass[DIV=10, BCOR=10mm, ...
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mdframed breaking pages in weird places

I defined a new environment which puts the frame title in the middle of the frame \newenvironment{coloredframe}[2]{ \mdfsetup{ hidealllines=true, leftline=true,topline=true, ...
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wrapfig - Make wrapped image respect margins and page ends

I need to insert images wrapped in text. wrapfig obviously comes to mind. The problem is the wrapped figure, by default, ignores margins and even page ends. I mean, if I put the image less than its ...
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forcing breaks in gigantic footnotes

I have huge footnotes with linguistic examples in them. For some reason xelatex (texlive 2015) decides to put everything onto the next page and leave a huge hole. I was reading around and found the ...
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Creating a new environment that combines samepage with align

I want to avoid pagebreaks within an align environment. I can accomplish this with both the samepage and the minipage environments. However, when I try to create a new environment that combines align ...
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No page breaks at all [duplicate]

Would it be possible for latex to generate the text of my latex document to a pdf consisting of one single giant, very long page. This pdf would not be for printing, but just for online viewing.
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“Page intentionally left blank” with twoside openright

I'm using twoside,openright in my document class, and I'm wondering how to have "Page intentionally left blank" text on the pages that openright makes blank. I've seen people redefining ...
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Typeset a biblatex bibliography in a cv4tw CV

I'm using the cv4tw package to produce a CV. This package provides a \story command for typesetting individual CV entries; one of its arguments is a label which appears on the left, and most of the ...
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How to avoid page break after table?

I have a small LaTeX table (tabular) created in R with the xtable package and I would like to place a figure underneath the table on the SAME page. I have tried various things (using packages float, ...
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Why \newpage needs at least \null to create a page?

Trying to answer to Include a cover page then title page in book class I've found that \newpage only creates a new page if there is some contents, i.e., \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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How do I remove extra spacing on a new page following an align*?

I have the following code: %... \begin{proof} Let $P=(x_P, y_P, z_P)$ be a fixed point on the plane, $R$ a fixed length, and $X=(x,y,z)$ a variable point such that $XP=R$. As $X$ varies, it is ...
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Unwanted page break between a section heading and its subsection heading

My scenario consists of some sections and subsections. A slice of the aforementioned group has been presented, as below: \tableofcontents \clearpage \section{parent} %\subsection{child} ...
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draw a line on a given page #

I am writing a conference paper and want to have a big black line drawn across the bottom of page 12 (the conference has a 12-page limit). Is there any way to do that, and specify it at the beginning, ...
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Is it possible to keep connecting loop lines in algorithm2e and to implement a page break?

I have to formulate many and long algorithms. My problem is that my algorithms are very long and need to break over pages. In order not to lose structure it would be very good to have those vertical ...
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Why is it so hard to prevent a page break?

Why won't LaTeX just let me keep things together on one page whenever I want to? Why isn't this straightforward to do? There is this: Absolutely, definitely, preventing page break. Maybe that works, ...
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Setting bilingual text

How might one set a Greek text on even pages with English translation on odd? I suppose one could break the pages manually unless there is an easy better way.
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Extra large row longtable in tcolorbox

I use longtable into a tcolorbox to spread it on multipage. I manage to do it but, I think that there is a best way for the size calculation : p{\linewidth-55mm-6\tabcolsep}} I want to know if ...
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How to get a footer line in a longtable

I'm trying to do this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \title{A longtable example} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}[h!]{|c|| c|| c|| c|| c|| c|| c|} \hline \hline {Data} & ...
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Wrapper around `picture` environment causes page break [duplicate]

A picture environment at exactly the size of the text area can fit snugly on one page. However when I replace the environment with a wrapper environment with exactly the same definition, it takes two ...
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How can I control the minimum number of lines (rows) that should be kept together when a page break is necessary?

What to do when tabular alignment just doesn't cut it? I designed (perhaps not efficiently or with the "right" approach, yet using some helpful LaTeX3 answers from egreg) a way to enter data into an ...
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Chapter start gets pushed on following page (NOT the “openright/openany-problem”)

It is hard to find answers to this question, as it sounds similar to the basic "How to start chapter on every page"-question. But this is different. Latex pushes the start of a chapter that contains a ...
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How can we force one line proof environment to stick to its associated theorem environment?

In my LaTeX document, some of the proofs are one-liners: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{lipsum} \theoremstyle{plain} ...
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How to Make Claims and Proofs start on the same page if possible?

I have a document where sometimes proofs start on a separate page than where their associated claims were stated. Is it possible to force is so that (unless the statement of the claim is more than ...
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allow minipage to column break but not pagebreak

I have a twocolumn document with many sections. I want to allow sections to break across columns of the same page, but not allow sections to break across pages. The most closely related previously ...
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\nopagebreak in longtable results in undesired negative vertical space

System: XeTeX Version 3.14159265-2.6-0.99992 (TeX Live 2015/W32TeX). MWE (with a grid superimposed to help visualizing the issue): \documentclass[12pt]{book} ...
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Forcing page break of a minted listing with \centering on

I am using minted to create a code listing. I need the listing to be centered so according to this solution, I use the \RecustomVerbationEnvironment to escape the verbatim environment so that it can ...
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Allow line breaks but not page breaks

How can I avoid that a \parencite{key} will get broken over 2 pages? Linebreaking is fine, but page breaking is not. The reason I do not want this is that I have TIKZ customization for citations, ...
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\goodbreak vs. \pagebreak

I recently came across the \goodbreak command, which seems to indicate to TeX that this is a good place to put a page break. How does it differ from, say \pagebreak[3]?
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Insert a blank page on every page break?

I have slides (slides.pdf; my own construction based on scrartcl) to teach from. Students asked to put in blank slides (to have space to put down notes). I first tried to write a shell script (getting ...
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How to force newpage on tabularx

I wanted to make a table, but needed to force a couple of rows go to the next page. However, I got a strange error. How can I force a newpage using tabularx? \documentclass{article} ...
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Automatic pagebreaks between several samepage environments

I am using the mathpartir package to display some inference rules. I defined my own LaTeX command based on the samepage environment to add some explanation below a rule where there should be no page ...
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Figures are sent to the right column on the next page

I have a two columns document with several figures and in a certain part the page breaks in the middle of the right column, where two figures should be, and then the next page starts with an empty ...
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Longtable in tcolorbox makes itemized lists unbreakable

Structure: Using tcolorbox to take advantage of page-breakable paragraph or list contents, I am trying to use a long table above this to align some summary information. But I am observing that if I ...
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Leaving the current page empty and starting on the next

I'm trying to format a document in lyx so that each chapter or section begins on its own page. Following this question and adding the following to the latex preamble: \usepackage{afterpage} ...
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How to remove extra page in Lyx

I am working in Lyx and compiling a book layout. After each chapter an extra blank page appears. How can that extra page be removed? \batchmode \makeatletter ...
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Compile a document without traditional pages

I want to compile a document so that each "page" will be one chapter (or section). These "pages" wouldn't be of any standard, they wouldn't even be the same sizes. I want to influence the width of the ...
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Forcing a page break in \VerbatimInput (fancyvrb)

How do I force a page break within a file included with \VerbatimInput? It's C code, and I would prefer a solution that is transparent to the C compiler - something like a form feed (^L) in the ...
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Weird page breaking in letter style after closing

I want to add text to a letter after the signature. This is a sort of appendix. However, the page breaking after the closing is very strange. If I include a LaTeX list in one of the paragraphs ...
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Suggested objects permitting table-like-column formatting and page breaks amidst long lists of breakable content

My preferred way of structuring and formatting large lists of content is with longtable. Some of my cells contain a lot of text, both in paragraph and itemize or enumerate environments. For reasons ...
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Modify a tabular environment so that it can break over pages

I am working with a template which has the following new environment for defining a list: %% List environment %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \setlength{\tabcolsep}{0pt} \newenvironment{entrylist}{% ...
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The longtable environment pushes content below it into the bottom margin of a page

When I have two floating environments on a page (one figure and one table), the longtable can push the content below it into the bottom margin of the page. Here is a minimal example: ...
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Flexibly start a new page for proof environment

I would like to redefine my proof environment so that if the content of the proof environment is only, say, 3 lines or fewer, then the entire proof environment will just start on a new page. Here is a ...
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FloatBarrier starting a new page

I have a document with a large list of tables that should appear, in order, in an appendix before the bibliography/references. Initially I had a problem with tables appearing all over the place in my ...