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Force new page in a two-column article [duplicate]

In a two-column article, \newpage goes to the start of the next column, which might be on the same page. How can I force moving to an entirely new page? I tried: \newpage ~ \newpage This works in ...
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What is the difference between \clearpage and \newpage? [duplicate]

I have a .tex document, with two subsections: subsection1 and subsection2, but I wouldn't like to cut any subsection in the middle. So my question is: What's the difference between \clearpage and \...
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How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX?

How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? This is a general question and should collect useful answers for all users. I hope we can use this as a reference
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How do I force a column-break in a two-column document?

Similar to How do I force a column-break in a multi-column page? I want to force a column-break in a two-column document. \columnbreak seems to be undefined without the multicol package.
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Comparison between \newpage, \clearpage and \pagebreak, etc.?

Can some experts give a short and succinct comparison between \newpage, \clearpage, \cleardoublepage and \pagebreak, and other related functions/commands (if there are some we should know)? What I ...
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A simpler explanation of \clearpage

I have read the manual, so am not trolling here. I REALLY don't understand the use of \clearpage. Especially, its difference with \newpage. A common explanation is that it "flushes" all pending floats ...
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Decrease space between paragraph and header

How can I decrease the white space marked with blue? I tried \vspace with negative marks but to no avail (it normally does the trick but not this time). I am using the 'fancyhdr'-package. \...
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Longtable exceeds page length

My longtable exceeds the page length. Any help would be highly appreciated. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \usepackage{fontenc} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{...
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Tabularray (longtblr) for wide tables in two column documents

Revised Question to Add Clarity When trying to incorporate a wide (wider than \columnwidth), long table (longtblr) in a twocolumn document class like article, the table will spill onto the next column ...
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How to disable \newpage

I would like to disable the command \newpage. I did the following but it does not work. \documentclass{article} \renewcommand{\newpage}{} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item A \item B \newpage \...
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Column break and beginning two new columns on same page

I am new to LaTeX, so please bear with me if my question does not meet the requirements, or if the solution is obvious. I am creating a document with two colums, and after my text, I want some kind ...
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Forcing new categories in splitbib to start on new pages

I use splitbib to create a sectioned bibliography in my CV, and I was wondering if there's a way to customize it to force new categories to start on a new page? I'm thinking that I'd have to do ...
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Put figures before the specified page

In some conferences in CS field such as KDD, last one or two page(s) must be only for bibliography. So, images should not be put on those pages. Is it possible to force figures insert before ...
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How can I get my footnotes placed similarly in the columns of my document

I just noticed that footnotes on the first and last page of a document get placed differently as demonstrated in this MWE. In this particular example, the problem shows up in a two-column document ...
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Blank page changes headings and footers

I am trying to insert a blank page in a article class document, and I want it to have the same headers and footers as the rest of the document (which I have already set up using fancyhdr). However, ...
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