{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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scrartcl / section / itemize: Why empty page?

I am quite sure it is my fault, but I can't explain this behaviour of LaTeX using the scrartcl class: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt,onecolumn]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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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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distribute contents of two input-files to left and right pages

Is it possible to import two tex files with \input and to have the content of the one file be always on the left page facing the content of the other file being always on the right? The page numbers ...
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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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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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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 can I split a beamer bibliography across two slides?

I have several citations in a beamer-based presentation. Is it possible to split the bibliography across two slides? I'm using natbib / bibtex. And I currently just have: \begin{frame} \tiny ...
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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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force at least two lines on a page in using lstlisting

I use the lstlisting package a lot in my theses. Unfortunately, it sometimes renders the caption (at bottom of the listing) on the next page or starts the listing at the end of a page, renders no line ...
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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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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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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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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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Beamer Presentation References slide can't allowframebreaks and have \frametitle

I am writing a Beamer presentation and my references are too long for one frame. So I tried to use [allowframebreaks], but then I get the TeX capacity exceeded error if I have a \frametitle. I can ...
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Subfigures on next page cause text not come in correct order

I have a problem when using subfigures: When there is not enough space for the two side-by-side subfigures they are put on the next page, which is fine of course, but then the text following the ...
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How to split only 1 page of my documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} and add vertically a big table on a side

I am wondering on how to split in 2 a single page of my whole document, and add a table vertically. As a matter of fact the table is so large, that I used to reading it on a newpage in a landscape ...
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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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Start new chapter on same page

I am using report document class. When I create a new chapter, it starts it on a new blank page in which only the chapter name appears. I want to be able to start new chapters on the same page as the ...
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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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When does \nopagebreak work?

There are many examples where \nopagebreak doesn't work as expected: Nopagebreak nopagebreak nopagebreak - why won't LaTeX listen to me? How to make longtable respect \nopagebreak in the ...
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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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Unexpected change in pagination when 'no' change in contents, using `boxedmini2e`

I am using the package boxedminipage2e to produce several framed boxes with some text inside. Because these boxes have a fixed height and width, I am expecting that whether or not these boxes contain ...
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Keep all footnotes on the according page

Is there a way to keep all footnotes on the page where they belong to? I have several (20-30) footnotes per page (some short, some stretch over multiple lines). Sometimes latex places the last one or ...
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Allow \listoffigures captions to break across pages

I'm using the command \listoffigures to list all figure captions after the contents page. Many of my figure captions are quite long and as a result LaTeX is placing 2 captions on a page with a large ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Keep the word Abstract in the same page as the actual abstract

I am writing a report and i am using a specific .cls file for the layout and fonts etc. The abstract is defined as follows: \newenvironment{abstract} { \btypeout{Abstract Page} \thispagestyle{empty} ...
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How can I stop my affiliation from creating a page break on my title page?

When my code looks like this: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{url} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{hanging} ...
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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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How to nicely split proofs into different parts?

I often break long proofs into smaller pieces, in order to make it easier to read and understand. I'm doing that by adding a fbox with "Part X: ...". However, this doesn't work out very well all the ...
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Breaking pictures across multiple pages

I am a relative TeX newbie trying to write a new package to generate timelines that can span multiple pages (the existing timeline solutions are not suitable for me, and I would like to write ...
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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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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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\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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Question about exercise 23.3 in TeXbook

This is exercise 23.3: Explain how to change the output routine of plain TeX so that it will produce twice as many pages. The material that would ordinarily go on pages 1, 2, 3, etc., should go ...
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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 ...