{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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Table of content with long entry across two pages

In my thesis, I have a section with a very long name, which must appear in its entirety in the table of content. The title consists of three lines and, unfortunately, it is split in two different ...
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Bad pagebraks in longtable (empty table on second page)

I have some strange problem with my longtables. In some tables there is a pagebreak after the last row and on the second page there is the table header printed again without following content. I use ...
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Auto-break Cell in longtable Environment

I try to build a document with a question-and-answer form using the longtable environment with two tabulars. The first one is for questions, the second one for answers. If my cell contains more data ...
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TeX4ht - prevent line breaking in HTML?

By default, TeX4ht breaks long lines of text in the input into shorter lines in the output HTML file. Is there any way to suppress these extra line breaks? (Note that I am trying to avoid extra line ...
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How to avoid widows and orphans in ToC?

I want the chapter's author name being shown in the ToC. So I have modified the chapter to add the author there and use it in the page header as follows: \documentclass[10pt,twoside]{memoir} \...
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Modifying a thesis class file

A friend of mine gave me a class file he had used for his dissertation, which he submitted this spring. This is a class file he wrote; it was not provided by the university. Between spring & ...
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How should I prevent images from floating between list and paragraph before

I have a list which has some text that describes the list and an image that gets in between of those: The LaTeX code looks similar to this: \begin{figure}...\end{figure} \textbf{\textit{...
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\newpage inside of \newtheorem

Ηow to enter \newpage in the environment so that each exercise is contained in its own page. \newtheorem{exercise}{ \color{magenta} \Large \bfseries }[chapter] Something seemingly simple but ...
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nomenclature page formatting

I have a list of symbols generated throught the nomencl package. It works fine. The only problem I have is: How can I redefine the margins for the page? by default it is using the margins for ...
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Open ended frame with framed.sty

I made a frame using the framed package. When a pagebreak breaks it, it is divided in two separate frames. I would like the bottom and top of these two frames to be open, and an oframe option is ...
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fixed distance and no page break between lines

I'm trying to make a quotation environment which puts the quote on a gray background, with a colored rule right on top of it: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{color} \usepackage[papersize={100mm,...
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Forcing new categories in splitbib to start on new pages

I use splitbib to create a sectioned bibliography in my CV, and I was wondering if there's a way to customize it to force new categories to start on a new page? I'm thinking that I'd have to do ...
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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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labbook/scrbook new chapter not on separate page

I am using labbook document class which relies on scrbook. It starts a new page for each chapter, which I don't want to happen. Is there a way to force it to procede with a new chapter on the same ...
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Quotes on a new page using \quotchap?

I am trying to use \quotchap to put some text before the chapter title using \begin{savequote} The Quote \qauthor{Quote Author} \end{savequote} What I wanted was to put all the text on a page ...
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table and page break inside list

For a cooperative latex document with a lot of authors, it was decided to use tables for certain structures. Therefore, I have to cope with the problem of automatic page breaks of tables that only ...
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Continue a sentence without page break [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Widow word on a page? I thought LaTeX wouldn't do that. How to eliminate unnecessary page break in LaTeX? I have the following problem: In the end of my document, the ...
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Macro after heading shall not allow page break.

In a previous question I needed a solution for the following problem: I had defined a command for inserting special custom notes in my document with the fixme package and if those notes followed a ...
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How do I prevent figure pages from interrupting passages?

I've written a text with some page-size figures in it. The problem is: The figure pages are interrupting sentences and paragraphs. The figures are supposed to be looked at for some time, so I'd like ...
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How can I render a LaTeX document without pages?

Almost always, I simply render electronic documents, so I don't need pages. Also, pages make it difficult to arrange images in a document. I want to draw TikZ graphs for my blog articles, and I don't ...
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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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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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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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Creating a newline breaks entire page?

I'm using LuaLaTeX and I tried using a template found at: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/deedy-resume-cv However, when I try running it using Texmaker, the page splits into 2. Any idea how I ...
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Marginnote right after \section: how to prevent page break?

Another update: when applying John Kormylo's answer to karlkoeller's answer from Making marginnote to appear either side of twocolumn, twoside document, make sure that \marginnote is followed by %, ...
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Make only one page for each chapter

Is it possible to generate only one page per chapter(or section) without splitting the document file? The page width is fixed but the page height should be automatically adjusted by the content ...
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Longtable goes wrong after page break

I am really new to LaTeX and I am using the following codes to make a long table cross pages: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{...
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suppress page break before chapter title in LyX

I'm using LyX and need to have the chapters to start soon after the end of the previous chapter. A LyX solution will be most appreciated. Document class report and I am not to change the document ...
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Avoiding widows while keeping text height even across two-page spread

In The Elements of Typographical Style, the author notes (§2.4.8) that widows—single lines occurring at the top of a page—should be avoided. Yet the text height of two facing pages should be the same, ...
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mdframed environment not breaking over pages

I apologise in advance because I cannot provide an MWE. I am writing a book with a custom (Springer) format and I wish to use mdframed to provide an example environment. I adapted an example from the ...
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Pagefilling pictures resulting in blank page before the next chapter

I've got a question in regards to pictures and chapters. It happened a few times now to me (like in the example below) that I have 1 or 2 pictures that fill up a page that suddenly the chapter ...
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Figure caption does not continue on new page

I have a large figure caption that I want to display. However, it just runs off the page into nowhere instead of onto the next page. What command do I need to fix this? Googling the problem doesn't ...
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\afterpage not called after page break

In this example \documentclass{article} \usepackage[a6paper,landscape,margin=1cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{afterpage,refcount,lastpage} \...
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Breaking pages with boxes in boiboites-like

I want to find a method for breaking boxes of my environments of examples (in arabic, with polyglossia.. see ECM below) I saw that mdframed do something like this, but I'm using my own package "...
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Change side wallpapers between pages

My document has graphics on its left and right border on each page, I use the package wallpaper for that: \newcommand{\dsaSetDefaultPageBorders}{ \ULCornerWallPaper{}{./fanpaket/balken-links.png} ...
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Prevent page from overflowing

Occasionally document overflows into the next page by few words or line. Though this can be adjusted manually by changing a font size or spacing, can it be automatically done? By automatic, I mean if ...
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How to change this \renewcommand\section to prevent page break just after the title? [closed]

I am using the following command in my class (thanks to this answer): \renewcommand\section{\@startsection{section}{1}{\z@}% {3.25ex \@plus1ex \@minus.2ex}% ...
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latex figure (or table) in a new page

I'm curious what's the best way to get the table of figure to appear on the next page in your document. I've tried the \newpage command, which works but is a hassle as I basically need to declare it ...
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Remove column break before bibliography

I am writing a document using the ACM SIG Procedings template whose summarized structure is as follows (it uses 2 columns). I am using PDFLatex and Bibtex. \documentclass{sig-alternate-2013} \...
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Pagenotes and printing

I'm working on a collection of questions for an anatomy course. For most of the questions there will be a collection of "inputs/answers" made as pagenotes ...which works out nice, but... I'm looking ...
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Why does adding hypertarget to TOC change pagination?

I'm trying to have links to lines in the table of contents, as suggested in, e.g., this question. It seems like the standard answer is to include lines like \addtocontents{toc}{\protect\hypertarget{...
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Prevent supertabular* from breaking too early

I have a similar question as ipavlic, that is, the break of a long table by the supertabular package comes too soon. The solution proposed by egreg works well for the supertabular environment, however,...
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How can I create a lstlisting environment that spans more than one page?

I am using listings package to show some algorithms in a LaTeX document. One of the algorithms I want to include is longer than one page. So, my question is: How can I create a lstlisting ...
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Prevent caption to appear on separate page

I'm using a custom listing environment which does not float taken from Code spanning over two pages with minted, inside listing with caption. The caption is done with the caption package. The ...
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Section headers not sticking with first paragraph

I'm seeing lots of section/subsection headers getting split up from their paragraphs across page and column boundaries. I've never seen this before, but I'm also using a class file that's new to me, ...
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Framebox and minipage causes white space and is not float

I have a \framebox (I don't insist on using this command) and a minipage that causes whitespace, because the drawn box is not allowing any text before or after and it itself does not break over pages. ...
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Multipages side by side listings

Could you tell me what should I do to be able to insert multipages, side by side listings in Latex document? I have already tried with \begin{minipage}, but it doesn't work with multipages. EDIT: @...
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After \clearpage move the figure to the top

I need to make a "pagebreak" after a figure so I use \clearpage. But I want the figure to stay at the top of the page and not centering at the now empty page. My code right now looks like: \begin{...
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Page formatting when using images [duplicate]

New Lyx user, not very good in page formatting. whenever i insert an image, the whole page formatting get messed up. like in the below figure. In my code the above paragraph was after the pic. but in ...