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LaTeX: diplay two headers over a two-column page

I need to make a header using a package like fancyhdr that spans only one column of my two-column page. the code is here
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Tablefootnote in table* environment?

Is it possible to use the tablefootnote package in the table* environment? With the following minimal example, I see the footnotemark in the table, but no footnote text ...
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Two columns in alltt environment

How do I make two columns in an alltt environment?? \begin{alltt} \hlkwd{options}\hlstd{(}\hlkwc{BingMapsKey} \hlstd{=} \hlstr{"clave de acceso de Bing"}\hlstd{)} \hlcom{## código para Bing} ...
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Pagewide (single column) footnote in double column document

I am trying to write a long equation in footnote in a double column document (IEEEtran) similar to the attached image. I have tried using "multicols" command but the footnote is starting from the ...
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Switching from two columns to one column environment and back

I am using a two-column template to write an article in LaTeX. I would like to insert in the text tables which have one column only. Is there a way in which I can switch from a two-column to a one ...
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Two-columns figure at current page (below other figure)

I'm wondering if it is possible to show a two column figure in a page where another figure has already been displayed. In other words, I didn't want to spawn the two column figure to a new page. I ...
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vertical alignment of two columns in a beamer frame

I'm trying present two concepts side by side in a frame. And I want each lineitem to be vertically aligned. Here is is an example where they are not aligned. \begin{frame}{An Example of using columns ...
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How to change number of columns in acm_proc template

I am using sigproc paper template. It has two columns, how can I convert it to one column paper? (with the same font and other attributes)
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Two column bible style headers

I found this nice(see last code on the page ) example I'd like to have two column text and when i use \documentclass[paper=a4,twocolumn,pagesize=pdftex]{scrbook} section (leading paragraph) ...
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Page Breaks in Two-Column, Multi-Page Table

I'm currently using xtab to create long tables that span two columns, and multiple pages. What I'd like to do is have a finer degree of control over when the table is broken on a page / column ...
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Massive gap between text when I force my figures to appear where I wanted it to be in a two-column report

I want the text to fill up the massive gap shown in the picture below: This is to code I used: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{float} ...
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Reordering columns across pages [duplicate]

I'm producing a pamphlet, so I'm using the twocolumn option to \documentclass, and \usepackage[landscape]{geometry}. The goal is to print out some pages, and fold each 8.5"x11" sheet along the middle, ...
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Side-by-side algorithms in two columns paper

I am trying to put two algorithms side-by-side on a page so it is easy to compare their differences. I am using the acm template, algorithm2e package and minipage environment. but I get this error: ...
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How to center an equation at the center of one column in a two-column paper

In a two columns paper, how can I center an equation to the center of one column? Originally, what I have is: \begin{equation} y = ax \end{equation} But this fits the equation to stay, as normal ...
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How to set the equation width to be contained within one colum

I am using a two-column layout in my latex source file, and I have a series of (inequality) equations to show, which I wanted to keep them inside the left column. However, with \begin{align*} ...
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Prohibiting figures from the left column

Is it possible to have a twocolumn document with text and figures, where text can appear in either column, but figures must be in the right column? This question is superficially what I need, but it ...
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Reduce white space below \headsepline and above \footsepline

I would my body text to be closer to both \headsepline and \footsepline. Is anybody sufficiently familiar with scrpage2? Here is a minimal working example: \documentclass[twocolumn]{book} ...
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Workaround mysterious bug, involving minitoc, twocolumns, and abstract

In the following MWE, the mini table of contents of Section 1, comes out to be of Section 2, while Section 2 is missing its mini table of contents. The combination of two components creates the ...
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Make a smart chapter command that adjusts horizontal width based on title width

I'm currently testing a two column layout in a document using the book class. I would like to change the behaviour of the \chapter command. Right now, a short chapter title produces a lot of ...
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Place a table on a new landscape page in a two column paper

Very related to this question and some of the comments therein, I need to insert a landscape page for a wide table, in a two column document. As suggested there, I have tried to use \afterpage{% ...
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Two \maketitles in one page

If I wanted to include two titles in one page, what can I do? I've seen the titling package as this QA suggested, but the titles came out in separate pages. \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} ...
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Paracol package: undefined environments

I got the LaTeX Error: Environment leftcolumn* undefined with the next MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{paracol} \begin{document} \begin{leftcolumn*} \subsection{% Environments ...
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Two-column figures not displaying in IEEEtran document class

I have a two column document in which I display a lot of figures. I also have to display some figures spanning the two columns. To display "normal" figures I use this piece of code, for example: ...
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Line breaks for cases environment in two column

I have case environments that breaks into the other column when used in two column. How can I break the cases to prevent the intrusion? This is the source code. \documentclass[11pt, ...
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Suppressing page number in list of abbreviations in LaTeX report

I have a LaTeX report as follows in a file called Main.tex: documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{report} \usepackage[acronym,nomain]{glossaries} \makeglossaries \begin{document} \tableofcontents ...
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The footnote does not show at all before widetext in two column environment

Sometimes the footnoot does not show at all if the code \footnote is before widetext in two column environment. Here the footnoot appear before widetext. Can someone make the footnoot appear after ...
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Fitting unbreakable large equation on one line in a twocolumn layout

I have an equation in my document which is unbreakable and does not fit on one line using the twocolumn global option. Am I forced to shrink the text size here? And how do I go about doing it? ...
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Figure in Revtex4

I'm using MiKTeX2.9 for writing paper: \documentclass[twocolumn,aps,showpacs,prl,superscriptaddress]{revtex4} .... \usepackage{epsfig} \usepackage{graphicx} and I'm trying to place an eps figure ...
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Wide figure in a 2 column document (figure* doesn't work)

I am new to this environment, but I believe I have checked other questions related to mine problem, still couldn't find a solution. What I want is to have a wider figure in a two column document. I am ...
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How can insert a full-width listing in a two-column document? [duplicate]

I'm new to LaTeX; I'm using IEEE format. How can I effectively add Java code snippets in one full-width column?
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\thanks within @twocolumnfalse environment

Following this answer I added one column environment to my two columns article. Yet the \thanks{} footnote is not typeset by LaTeX. Here the MWE \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} ...
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Problem with twocolumn ledger format in scrbook

currently I am trying to get a thesis in architecture into a ledger (tabloid, double letter) formatted srcbook document. The issue is that it should have twocolumns - at least for the main part of the ...
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Layering/twocolumn conflict using tikzmark

LaTeX gurus, inspired by the ideas and code in Automatic background coloring in listings using tikzmark, I attempted to create my own macros for teaching programming. What I really wanted, just to ...
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Justify text from right in two column springer document class

I am facing one problem in justifying text in springer document class. my code is as below \documentclass[twocolumn]{svjour3} %\documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Issues with multicols when using a template

I am using this template to write a paper. My paper starts with two column format but in the middle I need to show a big table. Hence, I have to switch to one column. I am trying to use the multicol ...
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Create a LTXexample environment ala figure*

How can I patch LTXexample to have the behavior of span two columns when used as LTXexample* (like using figure* in a twocolumn mode document)? Thus, the following code doesn't work due to the ...
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two columns column breaks

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper,BCOR10mm,DIV11,toc=listof,parskip=full]{scrbook} class and two columns there via "\twocolumn". It works fine mostly but in some instances of the texts involved I have the ...
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Text column side by side minipage

I hope to be clear in the following question. I want to create a Newsletter with latex, in which the first non-blank page contains one gray column (highlighted, as it were), and under this in a ...
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embed 2 side by side figures in a two column style. (not spanning the whole page, just say the second column)

I have a typical 2 columns journal template. I wanted to insert two side by side figures in the second column. How can I do that. My current code goes like this, but the figures never showed up. ...
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How to arrange several tables in a two column article?

In case of my previous question in enter link description here I have a question: For a page of my article I should have two columns of text, where on the right column there are two tables following ...
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How do I put a table following the other table in a two-colmuns layout?

my page is of two columns layout and I want to put two tables in consequence on the right column like below: text here Table 1 goes here text here text here Table 2 goes here text here while ...
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centering abstract on a twocolumn layout [duplicate]

I'm using the twocolumn layout with article. I would like to have my abstract span the two columns (after title and authors, but before the first section). Is this possible?
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How to add an image in second column after some text of a two-column article

In a two column article, after some text in the second column I want to add an image. While the pace has required space for it, but it is skipped and it is shown in next page (in case if I use figure* ...
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Latex using footnotes in a two-column page

I am using a two-column format for my paper. In the bottom left column I have the following: Beginning introduction text. Next sentence with links to the terms Skype\footnote{http://www.skype.com}, ...
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Bigwedge with multiple lines

I have a long equation, which I am trying to fit in a column. I use a big wedge and I am trying to fit it in multiple lines. When I go for a new line, the alignment is not proper. You can see the ...
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How can I arrange multiple figures in rows of 3 in a two-column document?

I have 8 figures, which need to included in a two-column style paper. The figures should be added at the top of the corresponding page, three figures in each row (figure alignment is not as the ...
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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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Column break and beginning two new columns on same page

I am new to LaTeX, so please bear with me if my question does not meet the requirements, or if the solution is obvious. I am creating a document with two colums, and after my text, I want some kind ...
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Placing a wide matrix in a two column paper

The terms in the matrix below are actually very wide and it should be inserted in a two column page format, so I would like to put it with the whole width of the page at the end of the page. I was ...
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How many pixels, inches or centi meters is a linewidth in a two columned article?

I'm writing an article. The article consists of two columns and is created using: \documentclass[10pt, aps, prb, twocolumn]{revtex4-1} How long is a 1.\linewidth in pixels, inches or centi meters?