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Working in Landscape Orientation to make a To-Do List

I'm essentially trying to re-create the following (Which may have been created in Microsoft Word) with LaTeX. I have figured out how to get into landscape orientation but it goes down onto a new page ...
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3answers
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How to make LaTeX not “Look like Lab Notes” [closed]

I often use LaTeX for general writings, as well as for my Lab and lecture notes. (Often, but not always via LyX). A large portion of this is RPG homebrew. One of my friends (who wouldn't know what ...
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1answer
401 views

Positioning of the chapter number in the margin note space

How can I fix the position of my chapter number? I would like to put it right in the middle of the space for the notes, and aligned with the first line of text of the chapter. I am undecided for the ...
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1answer
149 views

Misalignment of Chapter number and chapter title in memoir southall chapterstyle

I have the number and chapter title in the southall chapterstyle in memoir class not aligned vertically. How to fix it?
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Preparing a report but sections are twisted [duplicate]

I'm on a Mac (10.8.2) running with the latest TeX Live from MacPorts working with the latest TexShop. As stated above my sections are twisted, meaning I've a section for the table and one for the ...
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1answer
80 views

figure environment and contiguous images [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with? I have a set of images and I want them all to appear in the same \section of my document, ...
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1answer
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Custom environment move to end of chapter

I have written a custom example environment for formatting mathematical worked examples. These are currently included in the sections they are related to, however are sometimes looking a bit ...
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740 views

Customised section overlapping in margin

How can I fix the following overlap happening in the margin? I want the numbers to follow each other with a comma in between them. Edit: Clarification of the question. The text needs to be flowing ...
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2answers
118 views

Place section later in document than defined

Is is possible to have a section appear later in the document than where it is defined? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section{Intro} This section appears first. \section{Arcane ...
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Two small chapters side by side on one page

I've got two very short chapters and I want them to appear side by side on the same page like being arranged in a two column layout. I've got other chapters before and aftere these two which should ...
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0answers
311 views

Placing all floats before continuing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with? Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned How to avoid splitting tables ...
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4answers
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Force LaTeX image to appear in the section in which it's declared [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with? Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned How can I force an image in a ...
4
votes
1answer
4k views

How to bind figure (table) to a section? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How to avoid splitting tables between sections How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with? I have the following problem: when I ...
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vote
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how to ensure formatting in tex doc remains same once it's compiled

Using \clearpage or \newpage will work sometimes or will ensure that the figure stays in the same section, but I cannot always get the heading of a subsection and the introduction to it to appear ...
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2answers
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How can I inhibit LaTeX to float a table across a section boundary? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How to avoid splitting tables between sections. How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with? I have a couple of tables that ...
4
votes
2answers
420 views

Positioning footnotes before the bibliography

I don't want a separate page for my bibliography, so the references simply follow after the end of the actual document. However, there happens to be a footnote on the last page which is then displayed ...
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How to avoid splitting tables between sections

I have 5 tables and a section after them. After creation of an output file I have two tables on one page, then a section and last 3 tables on next page. What I want to achieve is to put tables and ...
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2answers
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How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with?

Often floats may land quite a bit later in the document than the point they are created, sometimes after a section break. Is there a way to force a new section to start on a new page, after any ...