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minipage across two columns

I am trying to align a graph and its corresponding equations in a \twocolumn environment. The minipage part works as expected when we have one column text. However, when we have it in the twocolumn ...
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Show frame/margin in two column layout

How can I show the frames for inter-column margin under the twocolumn document class option? The showframe package only draws the page margins + headers and footers. But I want to see a line for the ...
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Error when trying to compile tccv document class example

Downloaded the tccv document class and tried to compile one of the bundled examples using TeXMaker and MikTeX on Windows. First error I received for scrart.cls not being found, so I found a copy of ...
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Using label in multicols

To produce 4 figures (2 on top followed by 2 at the bottom) in a two-column article, I am currently using: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{floatrow} \floatsetup[table]{capposition=top} %caption on ...
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Beamer: Two columns with parallel text lined up?

In Beamer I want a frame with text in two columns, with parallel content, like the following: 1 This is the first item in english 1 Este el primer item en español 2 Second english item ...
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Long tables (spanning multiple pages), put side by side

I have looked in all previously related questions but I have not yet found the solution. The problem is the following: For a business report, the requirement is to report the data in two different ...
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\onecolumn introducing empty page

I have a 1.5-page two-column table in a two-column document, which I created with \onecolumn and xtabular. Unfortunately, this introduces an empty page before the table. How can I remove this empty ...
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How to set dynamic separation rule height in twocolumn document?

I want that the line height matches the text height. \documentclass[twocolumn]{book} \setlength\columnseprule{1pt} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1] \end{document} The line ...
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Table width reducing for a table with few long lines

I am working on a table in a 2-column document. How do I get the table to fit the column My table tex: \begin{table}[h!] \centering \begin{tabular}{l|ccc|ccc} \hline Sequence & \...
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No space between columns on certain pages - with sigplanconf

I'm writing an article using the ACM SIGPLAN's sigplanconf document class (with options letter,10pt,twocolumn,preprint). I'm using a bunch of packages, and cannot easily reproduce this issue, so ...
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Too much white space above and below equation in two column mode

I'm converting a paper to two column mode (using \documentclass[twocolumn]{article}) , and one of my equations now has too much white space above and below it. See the attached image (equation (8)). ...
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Twocolumn: count columns instead of pages

I have a document in twocolumn mode. Is there a way to print column numbers in the footer instead of page numbers? Like so: Page 1, Column 1: 1 (left-aligned) Page 1, Column 2: 2 (right-aligned) ...
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Lyx - side-by-side figure inside two-column layoutt

I have created side-by-side images in Lyx using this link It works just fine in 1-column article. But If I switch to two columns, images started to overflow page. I have set image scale for each of ...
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In a two column documment, figure* and figure are placed non consecutively

I am using the sigplanconf docummentclass, which has a two column layout. The environment figure inserts a figure in one column while figure* insert the figure covering two columns. The problem is ...
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How do I create a split column in one part of a page?

What I would like to do is be able to do something like this in the header. I want to split it up. How do I do this? I know that I could just use the moderncv package, but there are parts of the ...
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Is there an alternative for samepage for a multicolumn environment?

In my document, I successfully use samepage to force content to be on the same page. I want to do the same in a 2-column document so that the heading and the text are in the same column. How can I ...
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Convert a two-column class into a one-column

I am using tccv document class in order to create my academic and my working cv. However, I believe that an one-column variance of this class could be more convenient for my academic purposes. For ...
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moderncv - two column \cventry within \section

I'm writing a resume with the moderncv package. Due to the lack of space, I want to make one section use two columns, separated by a vertical line. I've saw those solutions here, using \...
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simple two column CV

I have already read LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae. What I need is just a simple two column latex cv. it should look like this: Please note that this is added at the bottom of an ...
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combining pictures and algorithm in two columns document

I tried a lot to prepare such a following format for my paper but it always put algorithm in a separated place. here is \begin{algorithm*}[] \KwIn{$L_1$, $L_2$ } \Return{$F$} \label{algo:...
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Why my title of elsarticle is in onecolumn?

I use elsarticle document class to format my paper. However, it comes out that my title and author are in one column. My code is as follow, \documentclass[a4paper, 10pt, twocolumn, frontmatter]{...
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Insert table in document with 2 columns layout?

I need to insert the following table to a document that has a 2 columns layout: \begin{table}[] \centering \caption{Three possible values of the difference in the probability of course completion of ...
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Fix wide-figure positioning in 2 column Latex

I have a two column formating of latex. I know that I can use * to wide the figure in two column: \begin{figure*}----\end{figure*} For fix positioning I know, I have to use \usepackage{float} plus ...
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Multi-page table over two columns

I can create tables over both columns in two-column mode using table* with tabular and multi-page tables using longtable or supertabular but I am not able to combine both. \documentclass[twocolumn]{...
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Figure: Sidecaption while text floats next to figure

I am restricted to a two-column and have a figure that I want to include in \textheight height with the caption on the other column. The figure spans exactly one column, but I don't know how to let ...
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iosart2c table* will make next table caption overflow into second column

In the two-column layout of iosart2c, the very next "table" after a "table*" will have its caption incorrectly flow into the second column, thus overlapping with the text there. Is this a known ...
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2nd Column EnvironmentTable and figure 2x2 on the top of 1st and 2nd page

Can anyone help me revise my code so that I can achieve the following goals. 1.How to make the table to be on the top of the first page? Now it skips the first page and jumps to the middle of the 2nd ...
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Subfigure captions of EPS file formats do not align with images in two-column paper

I have trouble getting EPS images aligned work properly in latex. First, my figures were rotated by 90 degrees in the pdf output. So I rotated them by using "angle=90". But I am using a two-column ...
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`strip` Environment Does Not Work in Empty Document / Interaction with `\afterpage`

I have a question about the interaction of the packages afterpage and cuted in two-column mode near the document end - or about cuted's strip environment in otherwise empty documents for that matter. ...
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Two-column note

I have to write a thesis and I want to use Latex but I don't know how to do this thing: I want to write a one-column text in the top of the document, and I want to create a table with 2 column that ...
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Different number of columns in multiple indices

For a book project I have created two indices using imakeidx. In addition, I am using idxlayout to control the layout of the indices. I would like the first index to be two columns and the second ...
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Balancing lines in two-column document containing figures

How to balance lines in two-column document that contains figures? In other words - how to set the vertical margins of figure with caption so that the line after the figure corresponds to the line in ...
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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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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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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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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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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 : \documentclass[twocolumn]...
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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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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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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 "xcolor=table"...
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How can I create two columns with pictures?

I need some help. I need to put some pictures in a document with two columns and right now I'm using: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[width=1\linewidth]{1} \caption{Réactions catalytiques ...
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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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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 ...