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How do I prevent widow/orphan lines?

How do I prevent a line from appearing by itself: Orphan: at the bottom of the page, or Widow: at the top of the page?
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Justify text in moderncv cover letter

I am writing a cover letter and CV using moderncv. Everything works fine so far, but the text in the cover letter is not justified. I think it is good that it is not hyphenated, but it would look much ...
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What are 'pagebreak hints'?

The FAQ refers to "pagebreak hints". I can't find any mention of these by searching (for "[page-breaking] hints" and various other things). What are pagebreak hints and how does one use them?
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How to get image and text on same page?

When i run the following code i get my output on two pages. On first page the text line and my image on page 2. How can i get my output on the same page that is text and image on the same page. Please ...
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\clubpenalty and \widowpenalty seem to have no impact

I have a KomaScript Project and i have set the following parameters as it is suggested everywhere around the web: \clubpenalty=10000 \widowpenalty=10000 \displaywidowpenalty=10000 \raggedbottom % ...
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Margins of Section Title is Out of Bounds

I want my section titles to be same as the margins of the text. Here is an example of the problem (see title in section 1.1). I want a similar behavior as title (1.2). Any suggestions? What am I ...
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No hyphens in biblatex

How can I suppress hyphenation in biblatex? (I know that only one sentence usually is considered bad question quality, but why over-complicate a simple (?) problem)
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1answer
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Penalty-enhanced approach to float placement

Background I have seen Increase badness based on distance between float and reference which was closed as a duplicate of our generic How to influence the position of float environments like figure ...
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1answer
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How do I get rid of the white space around included graphics? [duplicate]

I know that my question may be a duplicate, but I couldn't find a solution that worked for me elsewhere on the site. Here is the MWE : \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{...
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\hrulefill not working as expected in \newcommand

I'm trying to make a simple new command for that creates a break in the text for a "Question and Answer" block preceded and succeeded by a horizontal line. With the existing code (listed below) the ...
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Penalty between paragraphs

How do I modify the penalty given to a pagebreak between paragraphs? I looked everywhere and could not figure out. If I really need to I can redefine \par but I'm unsatisfied with such a hack.
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Disable hyphenation in footnotes

I want to disable hyphenation in footnotes, because I have special codes for a special program and the readers should copy this code into his program and therefore its not good, that there is a hyphen ...
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Automatic \newpage for sections at the end of a page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Avoiding page breaks shortly after section/subsection headings Imagine that I've got a \section (or \subsection, \subsubsecion, \paragraph) at the end of the page X: in this ...
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Prevent LaTeX from splitting footnotes across two pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Footnote runs onto second page In my KOMA-Script document … \documentclass[smallheadings,a4paper,twoside=false,12pt]{scrbook} … I currently use the following header options ...
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1answer
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Better spacing for justified text by increasing hyphenation

Is there a way to make LaTeX hyphenate much more to make spacing in justified text more even? I am trying to achieve the justification used in Renaissance-era typography (Bram de Does and other ...

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