I am writing a 350-400 page document using the report document class. The entire document uses the oneside flag as per regulations however I need the document to switch to twoside at a certain point. Mainly at the introduction of appendices.

I am using \newgeometry; however as per the doc this removes all geometry formatting used in the preamble. I would like to keep all margin definitions or settings such as headheight or headsep and simply switch to twoside.

I have just tried

 footskip=20mm - 1em}

This correctly switched to two side however it destroyed setting such as openright which I can only set in the preamble.

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For anyone wondering for the solution for this, just put oneside,openright in the documentclass. Then later switch to twoside as you wish using \newgeometry.


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