I want to create a whitebox with empty space (in order for people to write in it when the document in printed) but i can't find any solution to do that. I tried tcolorbox but I can't fix the height of my box when it is breakable. Other thing I tried is putting a vspace into my box but the frame does not fit the white space.

I basically need to be able to set a specific height of white space that can be separated between pages.

Do you have any clue ? Thanks.

PS : my attempt :

    my Question is bla bla bla ?
        \vspace{25cm} % space for the answer that should be breakable between pages

  • Welcome to TeX SX! Could you express the height in number of lines? – Bernard Jun 1 '16 at 14:32
  • no problem what so ever, any unit is good – KenH Jun 1 '16 at 14:38



\foreach\x in {1,2,...,60}


Simple solution this was answered here but with mdframed. Style can be tweaked as required. Slightly edited.









\blindtext \blindtext


\blindtext \blindtext


\blindtext \blindtext


\blindtext \blindtext


  • Except this type of box doesn't break between pages – KenH Jun 2 '16 at 8:26
  • You shouldn't use a number in an environment name for the same reason you can't use one in a macro name. Environments work by creating macros to begin and end them, but \boxtype1 is not valid. – cfr Jun 3 '16 at 3:13
  • noted and thanks. Very new to this world of TeX, yet started learning and answering. Thanks to this fantastic forum. – Rama Krishna Majety Jun 3 '16 at 12:13

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