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The basic problem here is that pdfjam exhibits non-standard behaviour and is rather poorly documented. Since pdfbook is basically a minimal wrapper for pdfjam, it inherits these deficiencies while further obscuring the source of problems. In this case, you can workaround the problem using pdfbook --paper letter --outfile out.pdf -- in.pdf Note that the ...


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You can use the tocloft package to adjust the spacing: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{tocloft} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \setlength{\cftchapnumwidth}{2em} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \chapter{A}\chapter{B}\chapter{C}\chapter{D} \chapter{E}\chapter{F}\chapter{G}\chapter{H} \chapter{I}\chapter{J}\chapter{K} ...


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Both mdframed and tcolorbox are powerful and offer highly customizable boxes; below I show some options to achieve the desired box using each of those packages. Since both packages offer the possibility of designing the frames from scratch and an easy system of predefined coordinates, the possibilities are endless. For each package I will show two ...


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Solution with nothing \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{blindtext} % just for the example \renewcommand{\chaptermark}[1]{} \renewcommand{\sectionmark}[1]{} \makeatletter \renewcommand{\@mkboth}[2]{} \makeatother \begin{document} \blinddocument \end{document} Explanation The text in the headers is controlled by the argument given to ...


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Solution with fancyhdr \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{blindtext} % just for the example \fancyhf{} \fancyhead[R]{\thepage} \pagestyle{fancy} % redefine the plain pagestyle \fancypagestyle{plain}{% \fancyhf{} % clear all header and footer fields \fancyhead[R]{\thepage} % except the center } ...


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The text in the sample you linked is in FF Scala and the headings are in FF Scala Sans, which you could use with LuaTeX and fontspec. These are both great typefaces, but unfortunately they have only a few basic mathematical symbols and lack a full Greek alphabet, so they might not be the best choice if you have a lot of maths in your thesis. Finding truly ...



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