{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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Mysterious empty page + subsequent “Overfull \vbox has occurred while \output is active” during a long string of sectioning commands

Document in question: http://pastebin.tlhiv.org/nJhaYvfN Page 3 is typeset as a blank page, while page 4 has the overfull (by almost 160pts!) \vbox during a long string of sectioning commands.
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minipage breaking, or some other route to layout

I'm trying to make a resume with a 2 column layout, where I'll have something like [SECTION NAME] * space * [DETAILS] For example: Work experience[spaaaaaaaaaaaaaace]Some location, 2 years, etc ...
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XeLaTeX inserts blank double page compared to pdfLaTeX

I've tried recompiling some complex documents meant for pdfLaTeX using XeLaTeX. After a few fixes and \ifxetex in the preamble (regarding input, hyperref and font encodings), it went through... but ...
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Does the \bibliography command add a page break afterward?

I am trying to add an entry from my .bib file into a document. After the \bibliography command is issued, the following sections starts in a new page. I have looked around but have not been able to ...
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Unequivocally force first reference to same page as the referred item?

Background Writing a manual using LyX. All tables, figures, and source listings are always referenced in the paragraph (or enumerated step) that immediately precedes them. The preamble to the manual ...
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minipage with page break

I'm using LaTeX for writing math tests. Every task I wrap into an environment, which I defined like this: \NewEnviron{beispiel}[1]{\begin{minipage}[t]{0.76\textwidth} \BODY \end{minipage} ...
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Bibliography on separate page in Revtex 4-1

How do I force the bibliography in Revtex 4-1 to appear on a new page? The default is that it appears immediately after the main body text. "New Page", "Page Break", "vspace{}" and combinations of ...
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Start a new page and avoid blank page [duplicate]

I want my \section is always in a new page, so I need a \newpage before \section. What about the current page is new page already? How do I avoid it?
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How to write a onecolumn page while using the IEEEtran class?

I am writing a document in which I have to add a code in the appendix section. I am using the IEEEtran class but it does not help me while adding the code using the minted package. Is there a way I ...
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Separate bibliographies on same page

I would like to scan the bib file for entry type, put them into 3 categories, and show those separate with title. I got this working with the code below. I would like to change two things: Delete ...
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Issue with page breaks before section and toc hyperlinks

I need page breaks before each \section{...} of my document. According to this thread: Start new page with each section I am supposed to add following command: \newcommand{\sectionbreak}{\clearpage} ...
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How to prevent header being the last line of page?

Hi. How to prevent breaking of section header and section content? It is very strange behaviour for LaTeX, but it happened and I want to fix it. Code of this section is below: ...
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How to force section to not go to new page in article

I have a document like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \include{sect1} \include{sect2} \end{document} Both files sect1.tex and sect2.tex begin with \section{...}. The output pdf ...
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Vertical bar appearing except on top of page

I want a command \shybar which prints a \textbar except if it would be the first character on the page. In this case, it should do nothing. Because of this question, I tried the following code: ...
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Make Bibliography part and Conclusions part appear in the same page

I have a part of the document where the Conclusions and then the Bibliography are exposed, just as I show here: Conclusions is introduced with this code: \chapter*{Conclusions} ...
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Forcing paracol to look like a tabular [closed]

Consider the following tabularx construction: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{lipsum,tabularx} \begin{document} \noindent ...
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A figure-like environment that can contain many subfigures and break over pages: How to align double-column starts after the thing properly?

I have a problem similar to post 11059, i.e., I need a figure-like environment that can contain an arbitrary number of sub-figures. These may take so much space that the figure may span over multiple ...
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shrinking a page

In the reference list section of my paper, there is one reference alone occupying/creating one extra page, which is something i do not want. What could be a solution for changing this without ...
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Page breaks within the cases environment

I am using the cases environment multiple times within the align environment, inputting fairly long equations. This creates a lot of white space, which I would like to get rid of. Any suggestions of ...
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Figure location in the bottom of the document

In my paper the last page should contain reference only, but my figures keep popping in the last page. How can I force them not to appear in the last page / force the last page to consist of reference ...
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Page Layout of Songs Package problems

I'm creating a Songbook from the songs package. Currently I am having an issue with the format of the page. If the song is too long it doesn't break on the page end and goes to the second column. ...
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prevent page break after AASTeX deluxetable \tablecomments and the next deluxetable?

The issue is the following: there are two deluxetables (AASTeX) set after another. The \tablecomments of the first extends extends over a page boundary, such that one line of text lands on a new page. ...
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Prevent page break without removing vertical space

I have a single sentence paragraph that introduces a list, and LaTeX is trying to insert a page break between the paragraph and its list, which I find unacceptable. I can prevent that page break with ...
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How do I force LaTeX to show tables in the section where they are made? [duplicate]

I have the following problem: My section 7.2 contains a lot of tables. Now it shows 2 tables, and then there is a space left on the page, that is not big enough for the next table. Therefore, ...
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Place Image and Break Pages

I want to obtain the following format: Text Text Text Text endofpage image newpage Text Text Text Text I have three pages in total. The image occupies whole page and the text in newpage is ...
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Floating image spanning over newpage

I m wiring one report in which i need to add images in each section. Each section start on new page but i found when there is not enough space on one section, image float to another section and there ...
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Dedicated ToC page

Currently I'm using: \documentclass[twocolumn,notitlepage]{article} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{subfigure} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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Big Table with line and pagebreaks

For a technical documentation (two columns: function name left, description right) I need a way for automatic line and page breaks in a table environment in case the descriptions get a bit longer. I ...
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Avoid short sections at the end of page

I am using LyX and try to avoid the occurence of short text sections at the end of a page which start with a chapter/section etc. Is it possible to add a preamble line which can tell LyX that if a ...
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How to keep group of elements on the same page

I have a custom heading with dynamic content. My content is composed with tabulars, itemize and paragraphs. I am using the environment (samepage) with severals \nopagebreak in each part of the content ...
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How to change the page layout back and forth?

I'm trying to do some absolute placement on a page but because I use pdflscape, I can't use the textpos package for this. I tried around a bit with moving with \hspace* and \vspace* but this is very ...
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How to allow page-breaks in columns/list

I've got a following fragment to display in two columns: Some heading Some longer description * with * a * list I'm using ...
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scrreprt: No extra page per chapter [closed]

Is it possible to configure koma-script's scrreprt so, that it does not create a page only for the chapter information on the start of a new chapter? I am aware that scrartcl does not do this with ...
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Tricky pagebreaking problem

I have a problem with some pagebreakings in my thesis. I have used a recursive \afterpage{\clearpage} based macro in order to alternate text and figures, which works fine, most of the time. However, ...
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Page break in float pages

I have an appendix section with half a page of text followed by a lot of tables. I want all these tables to go on float pages for the nice distribution on the pages, so placement specified as [p]. ...
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Squeezing a paper into a page limit - with IEEEtran

I'm working on this draft for a submission to some conference which - woe is me - uses IEEEtran. I could rant about that class for days, but never mind right now... the point is, I need to squeeze ...
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Latex longtabu problem at page break

I am using longtabu for a table in a latex document. It gives a wired result at page break. Notice that the 'continue' part of the table is stuck in the page before the break. Page 14 shown in the ...
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How to achieve the functions of turned-page and continued-page

I'm making a template for a journal. The editors would like to achieve the following functions: When the page can not hold up the last part (maybe some references or sections) of an manuscript, the ...
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How to create multiple pages in LaTeX [duplicate]

I've started learning LaTeX recently from Wiki Books and I'm using Share Latex to compile the LaTeX code. I'm having a simple document with 3 sections Contents Abstract Introduction ...
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Algorithm pseudo code not published beyond one page [duplicate]

My algorithm pseudo code is not being published beyond one page though there is no syntax error. The PDF produced via LaTeX is of only one page but my entire algorithm requires more than one page. So ...
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How to draw arrows between colourboxes

I have written a Z specification and drawn boxes around the schemas. I'm trying to work out how to draw an arrow from schema to schema. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{zdra} \begin{document} ...
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ConTeXt: Prevent page break between heading and image

Using ConteXt, how could one prevent a page break between a heading and an image or text + image? For example, given: \section{With a Chart} \placefigure[here] {}{\externalfigure[Chart.pdf]} % or ...
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In row table page break

I want to generate a report automatically. I use python to replace placeholders inside a LaTeX template. The report contains large complex tables that span multiple pages. I have found a packet cals ...
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How do I keep a block of text on the same spread?

I am building a cookbook, and I need to keep each recipe's text on the same spread. I've wrapped each recipe in its own environment, so I can easily add commands at the beginning and end of each ...
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How to attach section-title to corresponding text? [closed]

My title (\chapter, \section etc.) should always be attached to the corresponding, followed text. It happens that the title is squeezed into the last line of a page and the corresponding text on the ...
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Multicols leaving blank pages

I am trying to create a formula sheet which I am going to use for my exams. I was able to set up the layout as I like it, bit I am having a problem on pages 4, 6 and others (as you can see from the ...
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How to get rid of blank page after Appendix title

After I have my page which says Appendix my document has a blank page before the page starting Appendix A. How can I get rid of this. I have \include{appendix} in my main file and in my appendix ...
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Make paperheight (page length) same as section length

I'd like a document where each section is followed by a page-break but otherwise is one page. The sections have varying lengths, mainly due to the size of the picture(s) in each one. So far what I ...
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Row-wise and Column-wise break of extra wide tables, and add a proper label

There is a question "Column-wise break of extra wide tables" Column-wise break of extra wide tables and a very useful answer to it. \documentclass[twoside]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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making boxed or framed sections that flows to the next page

I want to enclose a text in a box and i want the box to overflow to the next page when the box cannot fit in one page. With my code the box immediately jumps to the next page and then omit the text ...