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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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How to make a section header span the whole page in a twocolumn document

I am writing a book in twocolumn format. Section headers appear in their respective column, and for most of the book, that is fine for me. But for a specific chapter of the book, I would prefer the ...
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Column break only if within first column of multicol

Background Creating books automatically using LaTeX-escaped user-generated content. Problem The book layouts make use of the multi-column package, with the book content separated into sections. If ...
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Several \begin{equation} \end{equation} in columns

I have 3 elements of the following form (approx ~20 equations for each one) : \begin{equation} \begin{aligned} % LOTS OF EQUATIONS % \end{aligned} \end{equation} How to put display these 3 elements ...
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Forcing separation of content in two columns

I've been using the multicol package lately because I was trying to typeset content in two columns and I like minimalist solutions. However I've been having trouble trying to force content to stay in ...
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Force column break within tabbing environment

Basically following the instructions here, I'm trying to enfore a column break in my text. My text is, however, embedded within a tabbing environment, and following the said instructions results in ...
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Place `tikzpicture` on the left of the text

Background I’d like to write a LuaLaTeX document for the Roman Catholic Liturgy of the Holy Week (from the Psalm Sunday through Easter Sunday). I do this in Slovak language (here’s a pdf that uses ...
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How to force to start to write in the right column in a twocolumn document

If I want to start to write in the right column of the document in a twocolumn document class how should I do? I have already tried \newpage but it startss new page and \columnbreak results ...
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Forcing a column-break in a multi-column page

This is a follow up to the question How do I force a column-break in a multi-column page?. Compiling code from the accepted answer at http://latex.informatik.uni-halle.de/latex-online/latex.php (and ...
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How do you adjust the margins for text in a minipage?

\documentclass[letterpaper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[none]{hyphenat} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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Multi column layout

I have been using LaTex for isolated mathematical expressions, so I'm quite a newbie in the text layout questions. Here's the layout i'm trying to achieve: The gray outline boxes are shown just for ...
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Enumerate and multicol [duplicate]

Following up the thread here: Generating a template and the answer provided by Andrew Cashner, my question now is: I decided to remove the \section stuff and adding the enumerate environment. The ...