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## Hot answers tagged multicol

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This is a bug in multicol similar to the one recently found about marginpars. At the end of a page LaTeX's normal output routine resets the variables \@mparbottom and \@textfloatsminheight. The multicol package neglected to do so, thus \@textfloatsminheight still contained the height from the here float from the first page --- as a result the available ...

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Here is a solution Edit just for example use \usepackage[scale=.9]{geometry} \documentclass{article} \usepackage[scale=.9]{geometry} \usepackage{array,longtable} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{>{\ttfamily}l>{\ttfamily}r} gi|161129|gb|AAA29941.1| & MSGSRKFFVGGNWKMNGSRDDNDKLLKLLSEAHFDDNTEVLIAPPSVFLH\\ gi|29841157|gb|AAP06170.1| ...

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Note that in the following comparisons, I have filtered out perfect matches i.e. I only show lines where my output differs from yours. My results for the MWE case with TL 2015: report.cls 2014/09/29 v1.4h Standard LaTeX document class size10.clo 2014/09/29 v1.4h Standard LaTeX file (size option) multicol.sty 2015/03/31 v1.8m multicolumn ...

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The following should get you started: \documentclass[21pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{forloop} \usepackage{blindtext} \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} \usepackage{lmodern} \newcounter{ct} \usepackage{pgfpages} \edef\pgfpageoptionheight{\the\paperwidth} % landscaped by default \edef\pgfpageoptionwidth{\the\paperheight} \def\pgfpageoptionborder{0pt} ...

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The easiest way would be to use a \makebox with some width specification, here set to 0.85\columnwidth and apply either a wrapper command for each item text, say \forcecenteritem or an automated list loop, doing the centering, using \forcecenteritem too. The later approach requires storing the item content into a list before, this is done with \forcsvlist. ...

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