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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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One column figure blocks text in adjacent column

I am facing this strange problem where a figure in one column of a two-column page is blocking the second column. In other words, text is not going there in other column with a figure in the adjacent ...
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Push the right column

What's the way to push to the right the second solumn when using twocolumn? I'm just using \documentclass[10pt,twocolumn]{article} \begin{document} \end{document} I've tried ...
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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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Overfull with two columns, one small box and one big box, how can I deal with the overfull without breaking the boxes?

I have a twocolumn document with some sections where I use some box type of content (tcolorbox for instance) On one of the page, I have two boxes, one small and one big. The big one is too big to fit ...
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How to insert flexible float/text separation in two-column mode

To avoid ugly extra white space in the text, i want a flexible glue between the float and the text in two-column mode. In one-column mode, I can add extra glue using \textfloatsep, and I hoped I could ...
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XeLaTex Undefined control sequence []] with \twocolumn

I'm using the IEEEconf documentclass. I want the abstract to span two columns directly after the title so I added the following: \twocolumn[ \begin{@twocolumnfalse} \maketitle ...
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table spanning only one column width in a multicol document

I have a two-column document and what to inset a table. My problem is that the some of the columns in the table overlaps into the other side column. I have found a question which deals with generating ...
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How to make a figure span on two columns in a scientific paper?

If I just try to set the figure's size to 0.9\textwidth my figure will just end up on the right column, sized to be two-columns wide. Has anyone done this before?
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Text on the right hand side column overflows to adjacent column

I need to have a parallel column layout with Hebrew on the left and Greek on the right. Within the test I need to add footnotes. However adding footnotes causes a disruption on the column layout ...
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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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Two-column RevTex blank space issues

I am a first time user of LaTeX and I am attempting to write a report featuring many graphs. I am using the adapted from the American Physical Societies REVTeK-4 Pages format with the following ...
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IEEEtran: Placing a two-column figure on desired page

Using the IEEEtran class, I have problems positioning a two-column figure on the desired page: The figure is always plotted on the next page. Here my minimal code: ...
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line numbers across multicols in scrartcl

The answer to the following question suggested by @IanThompson with left and right column numbers works sufficiently when we use \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} However I am using a different ...
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How to make a template like this using xepersian?

How to make a template latex like the one below? Abstract should be in a single column, but the entire document in two columns. I found a template like this in web, but with the xepersian package ...
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Setting different environment setup depending on the location in two column

I have a lstlisting environment that shows a line number either left or right side of the document. Setting up lstlisting environment by passing parameters Setting the ruby code in a two-column ...
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Setting different environment setup depending on the location in two column (also considering the figure environment)

I asked about using listings environment to put the line numbers left or right side according to the location. Setting different environment setup depending on the location in two column The code ...
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Figure with Text beneath [duplicate]

I am trying to place a text in single column with the text having a two column format. But the figure comes on top of the text. How can this be solved?
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How to produce a double column document in Latex?

I want to write double column document and I used this command \documentclass[twoside]{article} but it is not working, I do not know what is wrong and why it is disabled.
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Switching from two- to one-column mode after loading the ftnright package

The first part of my document is in two-column mode. I load the ftnright package in the preamble so that all footnotes in this part of the document will appear in the right-hand columns. The second ...
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How to align text and floats on the top of text line in a two column environment

I have a LaTeX document below which generates two column text. When I insert a float environment, the top line between two column is not aligned. My question is how to align them. Thanks a lot. ...
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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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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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listing in two-column mode

I want to place a listing, with colored background, in a two-columns document. For safety (for cases when the width of listing only slightly exceeds column width) I put the listing in a \maxsizebox. ...
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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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Centred “Contents” in TOC in twocolumn document with custom sections

I want to adjust the TOC for my twocolumn document. I want to have the word "Contents" at the top and centre of the page, and the toc entries following in two columns afterwards. I found this which ...
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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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Columns with varying widths - one with text and one with images

Is there a way to make two columns in a document? One column for images and the other for texts. But I want the column of images to be smaller than the column of text. And I want to be able to adjust ...
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How to obtain fully indipendent outputs on two columns without using tables

I have the following problem: I would like to find a way to have as an output two columns, where the content of each column is written independently of the other (i.e. no tables way of writing). To ...
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onecolumn titlepage, twocolumn rest of document

I recently switched from using multicols to twocolumn in the documentclass since multicols tends to mess with my graphics. However, this also means that my title page is now also two colums, which I'd ...
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Landscape, multipage table in document with two text columns (pasa class document)

I am writing a paper which has a style file with a 2-column text layout. I need to insert a table in landscape mode and spanning multiple pages. I have tried various combinations of landscape, ...
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Figures displacing text in two column layout

I have a two column layout (set in the document class) with text and a figure. I've stopped the abstract being split by using: \twocolumn[ \begin{@twocolumnfalse} \maketitle ...
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Elsevier format 2 columns in Lyx

I would like to use Elsevier class to create paper in 2 column format as shown in authors guide: http://cdn.elsevier.com/assets/pdf_file/0011/109388/elsdoc.pdf (last page). I am using Lyx and kept the ...
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Twocolumn article and supertabular env: unbalanced columns [duplicate]

I would like to ask how I could balance more nicely the columns of a twocolumn document, when using supertabular better. The screenshot below is the pdf bottom of page, from the pdf reader (the gray ...
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prevent page break while returning to twocolumn

I'm writing a IEEE conference paper. The format of paper is \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} For inserting a wide image i switched to one column using \onecolumn The image took half of my page. ...
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Split the selection area of two columns (tabular, or minipage, or whatever works)

I use a tabular environment to do this 2x2 table: These are input and output samples of a program. In a PDF viewer, I wanna be able to select only one of the sides of this table, but my viewer ...
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Putting two-column wide figure in Revtex4-1

I have a problem with APS's revtex4-1. I want to place an twocolumn-wide figure at the bottom of the page. I know \begin{figure*}[position] picture \end{figure*} in {article} document class ...
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Span columns with a 'center' environment

For the question How to place a "banner image" at the top of a paper the solution was to use a center environment to create a non-floating figure: \documentclass{acmtog} ...
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Double spacing in body but not two-column footnotes with eledmac package

With two-column footnotes using eledmac (based on this question), line spacing via setspace is applied to footnotes as well. How can I preserve single spacing in these two-column footnotes? ...
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twocolumnfalse overlaps Image and Text

I am writing a document in the two column format and wished to spread an image spanning both the columns. So,my code snippet for the image is as follows: \twocolumn[\begin{figure} ...
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How to correctly use resizebox in a revtex document?

I am writing a report using revtex4-1 with a two column style and I have an equation that is too big and I don't want to "cut" using eqnarray. I tried using resizebox but it doesn't work for me. ...
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Problem with columns in a newsletter template

I am trying to use a ready-made template for a very simple publication. However, there is a problem with the columns in the document. Here is the template: And this is the newsletter that I'm ...
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I would like to move one picture (i want a part of my document divided in 2 columns)

I would like do change my document. One part of it in two columns, because I want to left in left the text and in the right the picture. I past the picture. The code is this one. \begin{enumerate} ...
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How does one break columns in LaTeX?

Some time ago, I had a problem with \columnbreak. This question solved it. But now the problem has come again, and this time the linked solution doesn't work. Here is the code: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Custom two column text

I have a problem that can be seen in the below picture. Basically, I want to have one line on the left side of the page, and a description on the right side. The way I have tried to do this, is by ...
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Justify manual line breaks at the bottom of a column

I'm trying to reproduce a justified multi-column document, and am therefore using manual line breaks throughout. However, this doesn't work for lines at the bottom of a column, because \linebreak ...
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How can I place a one-column-abstract in a two-column document?

How can I place a one-column-abstract and after that two-column-section in a LaTeX template?
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Figures and Tables 'push down' text in the right column

When I use the IEEE two-column latex template, sometimes the text in the right column does not start at the top, but gets 'pushed down'. This happens sometimes when adding figures or table. A similar ...
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How to put two column images to the right or left column?

The paper is two-column format. The two column images latex code looks like this: \begin{figure*}[t] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.2\textwidth]{Paper_Fig1} ...
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hyphenation of long words in twocolumn template

I would like to have control on how Latex hyphenates long words. In my example it tries to have a right handed alligment of the paragraph but by doing so it creates big spaces. How do I get rid of ...