{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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Ignore pagebreak at some pages

I need to have no empty lines at some pages of the document. The reason for it is that I'm putting a table on some pages that is pretty long, and I used scalign \scalebox and \centerline for it, but I ...
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Splitting a 2-column very long table into various multiple columns across different pages

I have a 645-row table to be included in one article appendix. Such table has only two narrow columns where each row is composed of a Month-Year in the first cell and one date in the last cell of the ...
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How to output Bibliography on separate page in 2-column layout (LyX)

I'm using LyX with the default document class & settings, except with 2-column layout. How do I get the Bibliography to output on a separate page? I tried inserting a New Page, but that just bumps ...
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Auto-break Cell in longtable Enviroment

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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Switching from two columns to one column without adding a page break

I am trying to adapt this solution of multiple authors and multiple affiliations, i.e.:                     to a format where, title and authors go ...
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longtable package: Stretch height of last row on page

Consider the following code \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{|p{5cm}|} \hline \lipsum[5] \\\hline ...
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Longtable: Keep the last two rows on the same page

I know there are similar questions, but using \\* did not work for me. What I want to achieve is that the last two rows of my table will be on the same page (and therefore no page break between ...
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No separated page for a table of content in a book class document [duplicate]

I am using a book class (exactly scrbook) for my paper. Still I don't want to have a separated page for my table of content -- the paper is a MSc thesis and I want the toc to start at the same page as ...
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split longtable over even and odd pages (2)

I am a first-time user of LaTeX, trying to typeset my thesis. My problem is that some of my tables are large and do not fit on a single page; both in length (many rows) but some also in width (many ...
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Joining lines and text together (and a grey footnote) in a new environment for grey text

I defined an environment called bewertung that's delimeted by two lines. I observe three problems I can not solve: Pagebreaks after the first line (page 1 of MWE PDF). Pagebreaks before the second ...
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Drop the current page

I need to use a command of a 3rd-party package, which inserts multiple pages of content into my document. Is there a way to tell LaTeX to ignore the last of these pages? E.g. the command inserts 3 ...
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How to make a table wide in a twocolumn-mode document?

How could I make a table wide (like using table*) in a twocolumn-mode document, that can break a page? Below the expected result (made in any ordinary text editor). Page 1 Page 2 UPDATE By ...
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Unwanted page break

My code generated unwanted page break once I start the align environment. The best way to show it, is to provide the relevant code so someone can compile it. My code looks like this ...
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biblatex: extract fields without starting a page

I'm trying to extract some data from bib entries for further processing. Sadly if I use a cite command it starts a page: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{biblatex} ...
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Pages interchanged; unwanted

Consider the following: \documentclass[ danish, dvipsnames ]{article} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage[ hmargin=2.4cm, vmargin=3cm ]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{pst-solides3d} ...
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Preventing to start a new page with the temporary change to landscape mode

When I use When I insert a picture with landscape mode, the new page break is introduced to make a big blank. Can I prevent this? \section{A} \label{sec:flow-data-through} Figure \ref{df} shows ...
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Change \textwidth and \textheight in mid-environment

First, this is not a copy of Change \textwidth and \textheight in mid-document as I can't set a manual \pagebreak and \newgeometry or \restoregeometry thereafter. I want to change the footer size for ...
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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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Force pagebreak after every sentence/paragraph

Is there a way to force a pagebreak after every sentence or paragraph? This may seem like an odd thing to do, but for catching typos and just general editing I find it much easier to look at a ...
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How to undo the feasible breakpoints of `lstlisting`?

Is there a way to prohibit pagebreaking at the beginning/end of an lstlisting environment? I'm trying to keep together the following two pairs of lines: the first line of lstlisting and the line ...
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How to prevent pagebreak in quote environment?

\begin{quote} ``No matter how far apart the particles are when we try to collect one of them the relative probabilities of finding it in different places are strongly affected by the `interference ...
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IEEEeqnarray page breaks

I am using IEEEeqnarray and have an equation of many lines. LaTeX insists on placing this equation on a new page as there is not enough space remaining at the bottom of the current page for it to fit. ...
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longtable(tabu) with multirow and page breaks

I'm trying to place a bunch of images into the multirow within longtabu. But it looks messy if row is splitted by page break. The same problem with long text in multirow. Neither image nor text are ...
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Three minipages side by side but over several pages

Im searching for a way to typeset the following scenario: With three minipages this works fine: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \begin{minipage}[t]{0.1\textwidth} ...
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Adding some text on a page break

How can one test if certain chunks of text (say, numbered questions in a questionnaire) is split between two pages and add automatically related text ("Continued question NN") on the top of the second ...
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Removing extra page before and after \tableofcontents

My main file generate extra page before \tableofcontents with header title "Table of contents". How can I remove this page? I am copying the main.tex file code for your reference. ...
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Does the package csvsimple support auto pagination?

I have a csv file that will probably take two pages, and doing \csvautotabular{Foo.csv} just makes my table run off the page. I checked the documentation but did not see anything about pagination of ...
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Included PDF as first page creates empty page before it

For my thesis I have to use a specific first page, which is only available as Word. I filled it and saved it as PDF and included it with my thesis with ...
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How to make longtable occupy its own standalone pages?

There is some text and now I want to insert some pages containing a longtable. How can I achieve this goal? To state my question clearly, I want (Main text A) -----------page break---------- ...
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Center longtable parts vertically on page

I am using \longtable to split tables into two parts which are displayed on two pages in a double page layout. I do not let longtable break the table, but instead use \newpage on a line where it makes ...
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Insert newline if this line is the last one before a new page

I have this simple Idea: I want to have LaTeX keep count of the number of text-parts (which already works fine): \newcommand{\newpart}{ \bigskip \begin{center} ...
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Avoid page break after last line in lstlisting [duplicate]

I have a listing as follows: \lstdefinestyle{yamlCode} { numbers=left, language=Yaml, backgroundcolor={\color{lightgray!40}}, breaklines=true, frame=single, columns=fixed } ...
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Conditional column break in ConTeXt

Background Trying to determine whether a column break must be inserted on a two-column page. There are multiple sections on the page. Before the last section on the page, I want to insert a column ...
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Bad page break with \newenvironment, \refstepcounter and hyperref

I tried to define some environment but came across bad page breaks sometimes. The minimal working example is as follows: \documentclass[b5paper]{article} \usepackage{hyperref} % page break is correct ...
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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 prevent page break between section title and table

I have several consecutive subsections which only contain one longtable each, right after the subsection title. So it happens that some of the subsection titles are at the bottom of the page and the ...
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The titlepage option and the table of contents in KOMA-Script

The KOMA-Script document classes provide the titlepage option which when set to true typesets the title at its own page and otherwise allows for content to immediately follow the title on the same ...
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What is the proper way to ensure/avoid non-break with item and subitem?

This is a rather basic question, but I wanted to know what the proper bracketing is or options to protect page breaks between items in 'itemize'. That is, items can be broken across pages but not ...
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Disable or heavily penalise pagebreaking at a specified place

Is there a way in LaTeX to disable (or heavily penalise) pagebreaking at a specified place? Here's an example: \documentclass[]{minimal} \usepackage[a6paper]{geometry} % demonstration use only ...
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Widow Orphan lstlisting

I have a listing of 6 lines. The listing box does not seem to fit on one page (it is on the bottom of the page) so the rest of the box is printed on the next page. There is nothing actually in the box ...
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Captioning an mdframed box without making unbreakable

I would like to a have a caption below my mdframed box (outside the border if possible) which sometimes span across multiple pages. I managed to create a caption several ways but the pagebreaks are ...
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parameter description with long descriptions and long lists — possibility of page break?

I have a series of equations with following parameter description. Some of those descriptions are relatively long, meaning that I nead a line break. I use so far table, and to accomodate the long ...
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How to avoid page break after \part entry in ToC with memoir

I am using the memoir class for a document with many chapters and parts. In the ToC sometimes there is a page break between the name of \part and the name of the next chapter. Table of Contents ...
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mdframed does not split correctly between pages

I use mdframed to make boxes and split them across pages. However, sometimes mdframed splits! very strangly across the pages. In this example he prefers splitting, while there is enough space to put ...
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Page break after \maketitle

Hi I have some problem again with my first page, this is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \title{balalla} \author{someone} \begin{document} ...
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Elsarticle: pagebreak before abstract

I am using the elsarticle template and according to the preparation rules the Abstract should be presented in page 2. Yet, the newpage is ignored. Any suggestion? Note that the Abstract is part of ...
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Longtabu table broken by another float table

I have come across a problem with using longtabu together with tables created in the table environment which makes them float. When a long table is broken across two pages with the longtabu ...
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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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Break line only if it's too long, but breaking won't create a new page

I'm the author of the contracard package/class for typesetting calling cards for traditional dances. Currently, if you typeset a particularly long figure on a calling card it wraps like this (look at ...
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Using lstlistings in two columns

My goal is to display source code (awk, Python, R and SAS) and text (their output) side-by-side. Both are loaded from external files, and can be pretty long sometimes (pagebreaking is inevitable), the ...