{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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Can I reuse the window/orphan mechanism of section titles to bind something else (like theorems with their proofs)?

LaTeX layout mechanism can somehow try to avoid window/orphan paragraphs and section titles, i.e. it's very rare (or impossible?) for a section title to appear at the end of a page with the first ...
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Blank pages with horizontal line and header [closed]

I am writing my thesis paper in LaTeX. I wrote the main program like below, but whenever I compile the .tex file one extra blank page is added after every chapter, and it doesn't take into account if ...
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Defining a screenplay dialog environment for breaking across pages

Edit: consider this a followup to the answer here http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/63847/64528 I'm trying to create a LaTeX/XeTeX template for screenwriting, specifically to output from an Emacs major ...
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Framed theorem environment spread across pages [closed]

I wanted to put a vertical line in front of examples to make them easier to distinguish from the regular text. For this I used mdframed, and it mostly seems to work. However, if an example happens to ...
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How to put something on a page without disturbing the main vertical list?

I'd like to put something on an arbitrary place on a page. I'm using \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] ... \end{tikzpicture} inside \nointerlineskip\vbox to 0pt{\vss ...
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Linguex glosses and translation separating across page break

I use linguex and I don't want my examples to be separated from their interlinear gloss and translation by a page break. Currently I have to check the .pdf output and use the package {needspace}, but ...
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Page breaks and memory [duplicate]

Note the following passage in the TeXbook (p. 110) TeX breaks lists of lines into pages by computing badness ratings and penalties, more or less as it does when breaking paragraphs into lines. ...
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penalize page breaks in \lstlistings [closed]

I have a document with some rather lengthy \lstlisting's (source code snippets). It looks really bad if there is a page break within a listing/snippet. Thus I tried to avoid page breaks in listings by ...
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long abstract not continuing to next page in ERDC style

I am trying out a report format with the ERDC style, but using pdflatex, the abstract is limited to 1 page - the text just disappears off the bottom of the page and won't continue. I've looked through ...
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How to avoid widows-orphans with mdframed?

I have a document with a lot of mdframed boxes ; which option can I set to avoid 'widow' lines at the end of the box (that is, avoid to have small parts of boxes on new pages)? ...
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Repeating top-level index entries on the next column (done right)

Yes, I want exactly the same thing as in this question. However, I'm trying to get rid of the following three issues with repeatindex/afterpage: afterpage causes loathsome small vertical space after ...
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Blank page with page number after list of figures [closed]

I am getting a blank page after list of figures after compiling my TeX code. When I use \clearpage command, the page is removed but it reduces the total number of pages in my entire document. I am ...
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Custom environment splitting between pages [closed]

I created a custom environment for theorems using mdframed package: \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \newtheorem{twierdz}[theorem]{Twierdzenie} \newenvironment{twierdzenie} ...
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How to avoid page overrun using scrreprt document? [closed]

I'm in the process of writing a requirements document and have been using a template based on the scrreprt document class. The problem I'm running into is that when I compile my document, in certain ...
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Minted in listing: break code across pages? [duplicate]

I'm using minted to highlight code. And I put that into a listing environment in order to get those numbered. By it self minted breaks code across pages. But when I put it into a listing, I get code ...
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Split custom float over pages? [duplicate]

I use a custom float example, but some of the code is running longer than a page. Is there an easy way to split the float across pages? The definition is as follows: \floatstyle{ruled} ...
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Supertabular across pages [closed]

I am using the supertabularenvironment to split tables over pages. Does anybody know, how I can give LaTeX a hint, where to break the table and turn to the next page? There are some rows, which should ...
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Breaking a proof between frames [closed]

I have the same question in here Proofs in Beamer In the answer, the author used beamertemplate to examine breaking the frames. But how can i change it to my paragraph? For example, i need to ...
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How to avoid hyphenating a word on page break [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Suppressing hyphenation across pages I'm writing a paper and it is bad style to hyphenate over page break. Is there a way to tell LaTeX not to hyphenate if it is the ...
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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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How to prevent page breaks inside words? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Suppressing hyphenation across pages I would like to prevent page breaking from happening inside a word. In other words, hyphenation should not take place between pages. ...
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XeLaTeX, hyperref and page breaking [closed]

Using XeLaTeX, loading the hyperref package apparently changes the way in which (reconfigured) widow and orphan penalties work — so they reappear, just as if I had not altered the values for the ...
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How to make breqn work across multiple pages? [closed]

I'm creating a document programmatic and use breqn to automatically break equations across multiple lines. But when a single equation is larger then a page it fails. ...
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Is there an easy way to fill the empty space of the page with empty rows in longtable environment? [closed]

I am typesetting tables in longtable environment, each one has different amount of rows (sometimes exceeding one page, sometimes not) and the \newpage after each table. I want to add empty rows at the ...
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Editing the bibliography without changing citations in the text

Preparing my manuscript for publication, I need to manually redact the bibliography I generated with biblatex (style authortitle-dw) and Biber. This is mostly about fixing the line and page breaks ...
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Why can't I prevent page break?

I am newbie to Latex and I am just making some lists of some common commands and learning the syntax. This is what I have at the end of my first page. using left and right bracketing commands\\ ...
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How to start document with empty page followed by table of contents?

In a book class document, I am trying to insert one empty page before the table of contents. I tried with the following code : \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \begin{document} ...
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tabular extend beyond a page

I have a large dataset to show in tabular format. The problem is that it doesn't page break into more pages. And the excess is not being displayed. This is how i used the tabular tag ...
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Reactivating “\clearpage” in LaTeX after turning it off with “\let\clearpage\relax”

My document has a table of content in it. As i found out, after inserting one (\tableofcontents) LaTeX does a \clearpage by default. A method to ignore \clearpage is the command \let\clearpage\relax, ...
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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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Creating Table of Contents / Section Headings

I found this article and would like to know how can one create a template (generic) to accomplish this. It would be great to implement a (generic) template to be able to make it for a table of ...
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How to use samepage environment in the middle of a table?

I use the following code to generate a document: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{ltablex} \usepackage[top=2.5cm, bottom=2.5cm, left=2.5cm, right=2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{bibentry} ...
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How to define potential page breaks in a long table?

I have a huge table that covers multiple pages: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{ltablex} \usepackage[top=2.5cm, bottom=2.5cm, left=2.5cm, right=2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{bibentry} ...
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Tables does not fit [duplicate]

I have a pretty long table which is of the size of one page. The thing is that I want that this table is broken in pieces if my whole text is about to jump to the next page so that one part of the ...
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\newpage does not seem to create a new page

Brand new to LaTeX, using LaTeXit on OSX 10.10.1. Here is my preamble and my code after the preamble. \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[usenames]{color} %used for font color ...
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Why does LaTeX move my section to a new page?

I'm using LaTeX to create a CV, however, parts of my table move to another page. The following 'experience' bit of the tabular thing goes to a new page. How do I stop this?! ...
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Seemingly random left margin after page break

My document seems to be switching left margins at random and I do not know what is causing this. I am running MacTex and compiling it like this latex thesis.tex bibtex A bibtex B latex thesis.tex ...
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How to keep page numbering below text?

I have started writing my report using LaTeX. I have hid the page numbers for the first pages, table of contents included. However, after table of contents page numbers seems to be above the lowest ...
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Breaking verse across multiple pages

I am using \begin{verse} ..... \end{verse} and I have a problem splitting it across pages. The verse environment is leaving half a page blank. How can I spread verse across multiple pages. I ...
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Can not change page

I am using Texmaker in windows 8 and I can not go beyond the second page in my document. This is a very similar problem to other questions answered here, yet I am asking because none of the solutions ...
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What to do if \clearpage does not flush the floats exactly?

Consider this MWE: \documentclass[% 12pt, journal, onecolumn, twoside, draftcls, letterpaper, ]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} \usepackage{adjustbox} ...
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How to break page result of Maple output?

I have a file which Maple out put. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[left=20mm,right=20mm,top=15mm,bottom=20mm]{geometry} \usepackage{maple2e} \def\emptyline{\vspace{12pt}} \DefineParaStyle{Maple ...
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How to define a breakable, resumeable three column list environment

How can I obtain the following? It should have some features: List environment is able to break over pages; Each line in list environment has 3 columns. 1st column (counters) is left aligned. 2nd ...
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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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How do I prevent pagebreak in some piece of text? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unbreakable block I have quite small article section like: \subsubsection Some title some text about figure: \begin{figure}[h] \centering ...
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How to have the article mode presentation for multibib with report mode

I make a bibliography divided into two parts using multibib with this code \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrreprt} ... \usepackage{multibib} ... \newcites{doc}{Documentation citees} ... ...
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The last section goes beyond the bottom border

I have my last section which consists only of {tabular}, it is longer than 1 page, so I need to split it to 2 pages. So I have done something like that, hoping it displays the first {tabular} on 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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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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Breakbox box placed on a new page instead of breaking the page

I made a list of serveral items that I'd like to be framed. That was no problem with \fbox{...}. Since the text is not longer than 1 page, it goes straight to the next page insteat of starting in the ...