The command \hfill align to right, but if i want to align to the left what command i must use?

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    That's not the meaning of \hfill. Please show more clearly what you need to accomplish. – egreg Jun 2 '12 at 12:50
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    You are confused. \hfill has no left or right preference. Can you give a more detailed explanation of what you are trying to accomplish? – Harald Hanche-Olsen Jun 2 '12 at 12:50
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    Oh, now the question was edited. Perhaps the answer is this: Just put \hfill to the right of the thing you want to align, rather than to its left? But only context can show if this is the right answer. – Harald Hanche-Olsen Jun 2 '12 at 12:52
  • @all i have added the code ! i want to put all to left ! i want also to ask you why the left margin is bigger then the right margin.. Thanks ! :) – Aurelius Jun 3 '12 at 15:02
  • Why are you using \centering if you want everything to the left? \begin{flushleft}...\end{flushleft} is what you seem to need. – egreg Jun 3 '12 at 15:06

As noted in the comments \hfill doesn't have a left or right preference

 \noindent aaa \hfill bbb

aaa is pushed to the left and bbb is pushed to the right equally.

Normally though you don't want this at all but something like

flush right\\

flush left\\
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    Your welcome. Maybe you’d like to add a few word’s about \raggedright/\raggedleft?! – Tobi Jun 2 '12 at 21:40

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