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Using widetext.sty, keep unbalanced columns on last page

I use the twocolumn option for more compact layout and better placement of my typically small figures. For some parts I additionally need the widetext package and the command with the same name. ...
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Double column float number with IEEEtran and dblfloatfix

dblfloatfix allow to place floats at the bottom of the page, however if by lack of chance there is another float on the same page, the correct numbering is not achieved (i.e. the double column float ...
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Sharelatex CVPR ruler

I am using sharelatex (great tool) but I haven't been able to find a way to show the ruler (blue numbers on the sides of the paper) that comes with the CVPR template. I was wondering if someone has ...
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Supertabular in twocolumn mode: Unwanted pagebreaks

For my current project I need multiple tables with 2 columns that span over multiple pages, and all in twocolumn mode! Supertabular should be the right choice for this, if I'm not wrong. The problem ...
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Vertical stacked parboxes: Spacing and Calculating

I need a table which will work in twocolumn mode and can span over multiple pages. Since I've given up with supertabular (too buggy, too less control), I wrote a simple solution for my purposes with ...
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Force placement of currently unplaced figures before a certain block of text

A paper I am writing is quite figure-heavy, and one of my sections has more figures than text. Unfortunately, because of this, the figures get spread out through the rest of my paper and even end up ...
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IEEEtran - Two tables on top of page, two column

I can't put my tables on the top of page two column, searched for several other tex.stackexchange questions. None of them did help. My table, two tabulars inside: \begin{table*}[!t] \centering ...
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Put some environment on left column and some others on right in article with twocolumn option

I use the article class with the twocolumn option. I would like to put definition environments on the left column and example environments on the right column. For example : ...
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Latex widetext environment without the lines

In a two column latex document, I use widetext environment which results in a line above and below the widetext. This is to guide the reader from the two column to the widetext but I want to get rid ...
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how to remove half line in twocolumn in first page?

I want half line in twocolumn article but in first page like this first page second page \documentclass[landscape,12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1cm,top=1.3cm,bottom=1.3cm,headsep=5mm] ...
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Inserting a vertical table in a two column article

I'm writing an article in a a twoside format and I want to insert a vertical table in one of the columns so I can write up the results in the next column. Following several threads from this webpage ...
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Two column document, 2X1 figure placement

I need to place 3 figures in a two-column document, wherein the 3rd figure at the bottom needs to be centred! How can I do this? I want something like this: To do the same for 4 figures I have ...
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Glossary like Two column supertabular problem

First thing first, my code, \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{supertabular} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[letterpaper, top=0.2in, bottom=0.15in, ...
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Creating tables with borders in IEEE conference two column format

I'm new to LaTex. I'm trying to find some sample code that shows how to create a single column table with borders (and if possible a grey header row) in a two column paper.
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Biblatex bibliographystyle chicago-style with two columns [duplicate]

I'm about to finish my thesis in LaTex but there is still an issue with the bibliography style. I'm using biblatex (with biber as backend) with the chicago-style. My tutor wants a two column ...
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Multiple figures in a two column latex file

I have a two-column latex file that I am writing into (I am using \documentclass{mn2e}). I would like to add 4 figures, with a 2X2 (2rows, 2columns) format, with two figures using the first column of ...
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Force figures and figures* to appear in order of appearance

I am using the MNRAS latex template to typeset a preprint. The MNRAS template is divided into two columns and I am using the figure and figure* environment to place graphs either into one column or ...
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How to add full page table in two column style?

here is my table code : % Please add the following required packages to your document preamble: % \usepackage{multirow} % \usepackage[table,xcdraw]{xcolor} % If you use beamer only pass ...
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How to create left hand Column

How to create left hand column like that picture. Please. Thank you
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Mismatched figure positioning in twocolumn landscape format

I'm trying to create a twocolumn landscape document with four images per page (two per column, two columns per page). Except for the first figure, all are identical in form. The first figure is to ...
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Problem with examdesign and twocolumn in Debian 8

I have a problem when I compile a tex document of the examdesign class, with the "twocolumn" option and have Debian-8 (Jessie) on my computer. I have the XFCE 4.10 desktop, just in case the ...
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Making marginnote to appear either side of twocolumn, twoside document, part II

This is a follow-up question to Making marginnote to appear either side of twocolumn, twoside document, taking into account Marginnote right after \section: how to prevent page break? (the main ...
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Show two pseudo codes in 2 columns in the middle of one-column article

I have two pseudo codes in an one-column article. To save space I would like to put them in two columns. When I use \begin{multicols}{2}, \end{multicols} before and after the algorithms they totally ...
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figure in two column while using a one column environment

I am using one column book class and I would like to have just one page in my document consisting of two figures spreading along two columns, as the example in below. I would appreciate if some one ...
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How to do horizontal letterpaper in two halves with imposition?

I'm going to be manually binding the pages I print to turn it into a physical hard-cover book. To do this, I plan to print it on letter paper, fold each paper in half, and hold it horizontally to ...
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How to start the introduction from the first page in article in two column

I've tried to start the introduction from the first page but I don't why started from the second page. Here is the code: \documentclass[12pt]{iopart} \bibliographystyle{iopart-num} ...
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Balance/flush columns at the end of each chapter in twocolumn layout

In a twocolumn layout, how can I balance columns at the end of each chapter? Package multicol is not appreciated because it doesn't offer nice float placement in the columns (floats are not allowed ...
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include graphics overlapping figures, (sig-alternate.tex) format

I have several images that span the entire length of the two-column sig-alternate format I am using. I would like to avoid images on the same page from overlapping. How can I achieve this? I am using ...
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Cases with long text at the end.

So I need an outlup like this: And this is the code i use: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,5p,twocolumn,preprint,review,authoryear]{elsarticle} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[fleqn]{amsmath} ...
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Wrong vertical spacing in twocolumn mode

I want a consistent spacing between the top of the page and the table-of-content-title/ chapter-titles throughout my document. However, in two-column mode, it appears that the space between the top of ...
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How to add logo at exam class with two column?

I have a problem about "How to add logo at Exam class with two column ?". My MWE like this : \documentclass[11pt,addpoints,answers,twocolumn]{exam} \usepackage{graphicx,lastpage} ...
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How can I stop revtex from sending a tall figure to the end of the document?

I am writing a two-column document in revtex 4.1 and I have a very tall figure, which revtex insists in sending to the very end of the document. The figure is tall but it is short enough that it will ...
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Appearance of second item list above the first one

I like to have the second item list to appear at the top of the frame, i.e. over the previous item list. At this frame I have two columns where each item on the left column are associated with several ...
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Describe Icons similar to \DeclareMacro

I would like to describe icons in a column- or table-wise layout. In my opinion a table is not the best tool for this task: \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{blindtext, longtable, tabu} ...
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Two-column text within a caption environment

I have a particularly wide figure with a particularly long caption that I've lovingly put in a landscape page in a memoir document with pdflscape. As the figure is relatively thin and wide, and the ...
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Referencing to full width table in two-column environment [duplicate]

I am using two-column environment and there I have some tables that have to bu displayed full-width. \documentclass[ DIV=calc,twocolumn]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{subfig} ...
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One-column figure in a two-column document : top and bottom alignment with text

I have a tall image in a figure float in a two-column document that I want alone in a single column. I would like the top of the image and the bottom of the figure caption to be both vertically ...
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eledmac two column footnote balancing

I wonder how to influence the column balancing algorithm eledmac.sty is using for twocol footnotes (which is, as far as I understand, the \rigidbalance command from The TeXbook p 398. In the ...
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How to find the \textwidth in two-column mode?

Sometimes I find that floats don't fit nicely on a page, so I use \resizebox{\textwidth}{!}{ <blah blah blah> } so that the borders match the margins. However, I'm now working on a paper in ...
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How to put a full-width table at the top or bottom of the same two-column page as the reference text?

I'm posting today because I would like to reduce white space in a document I'm writing. The content is two-columns but I have floating tables that span across both columns (table*). At some point, ...
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Issue with overwritten abstract in two-column elsarticle [duplicate]

I have a question related to Elsarticle - Abstract two columns wide. I would like an output like the first one in David Carlisle's answer, unfortunately I don't have enough reputation to comment on ...
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PNAS two column not displaying

I'm trying to use the PNAS two column class (pnastwo.cls). I include it by writing \documentclass{pnastwo} in my tex file. However, it still shows the text as one column. Why is that happening and ...
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Table ref not displaying in PNAS format

I'm using the PNAS two column style (pnastwo.cls). As per the answer here, I need to wrap my text in the article environment to have it actually display in two columns. However, this makes it so that ...
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Linebreak with algorithm environment in two column mode [duplicate]

I want to integrate an algorithm in a two column article, but I'm not happy with the output (screenshot below). I'm wondering why the algorithm environment don't break the code and go on the next ...
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bound width of a single lstlisting to one column inside a two column IEEE template

I use IEEE double column template and inside it I add a C++ code. I expect the code to be bounded within a single column however it infringes to the next column. How to fix this code? I would avoid ...
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How do I get a blank column?

I'm trying to create a program (i.e. the paper kind you hand out) in LaTeX. I've got \documentclass[landscape, letterpaper] and I'm running into problems with the columns. I've tried multicol, ...
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When a figure environment contain many figures so that the paper is not long enough, how to make these figure be inextenso typed?

I want to make each figure has its on subcaption, so I have to put these figures in a figure environment. However, the paper is not long(high) enough to type all these figures, and the \pagebreak or ...
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wide table in a two-column document

I have a two-column LyX document. I want to add a table that will be as wide as the entire page, so that it will not have to be squeezed into a single column. I found some suggestions: table too wide ...
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Spacing in a two-column document in ShareLatex

I have the following source code. When I compile it in Emacs+AUCTex I have the expected result, but when I compile it in ShareLaTeX there are huge gaps between paragraphs as ,I can only guess, ...
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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 ...