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Questions tagged [double-sided]

{double-sided} is about double-sided document layouts, e.g. different margins for left and right pages or chapters always starting on a right page.

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Is there a list environment with (double sided) page headers?

This question is an extension of Headers and footers for listing environment?: I have a list of objects (like tables or simply boxes) that should be vertically stacked (so it's a list) and is longer ...
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How to place to-do notes in a two-sided document in alternating margins while using the todonotes package?

Here's the MWE: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, twoside, titlepage, openright]{report} \usepackage[left=1.5in, right=1in, top=1in, bottom=1in]{geometry} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{...
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Error using tikzexternalize when placing an image on the verso page

I am preparing a thesis in the same manner as detailed in this question. Namely, I am looking to write a thesis with the text appearing on the right (odd) page, and images appearing on the left (even)...
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Original on odd, translation on even pages

I have a text and its translation. I want to print the original text on odd pages and the translation on even pages. Paragraphs of the two versions should be aligned to each other. Do you know an easy ...
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Geometry package unexpected interaction with global twoside option and baselinestretch

The gif animation is obtained with the following tex code (by commenting out and restoring the corresponding parts of the preamble) and demonstrates that if twoside option is supplied as a global one (...
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First Pages only on Odd Pages with roman Page Numbers

I want to have the first pages (title, abstract, toc) of my bachelor thesis on right (odd) pages. The rest of the thesis should follow the twoside layout of scrreprt with arabic numbers. I ...
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Numbering counter out of order - reledmac / reledpar

TL;DR In a parallel type setting environment using reledmac / reledpar, the footnote numbering is out of order. I am currently creating a Latex document in a twoside class which contains a bilingual ...
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Include marginless pdf into article with altering margins

Situation: I've an article with altering page margins using the twopage option. The margins were set by the geometry package. Goal: I want to inject a pdf, which has no margins at all, into my ...
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Image on every page, possible empty box and non square images? (two sided report)

I've got an alternating backgroundimage (added with the background and iffoddpage package). These backgroundimages basically have a logo in the top left/right corner. The problem that arises is, that ...
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How to set a binding offset with tufte-book class?

I'm typesetting a book using the tufte-book class. For printing I need to set a binding offset (say, 0.5in). However, I can't seem to get this to work using the geometry package settings as one would ...
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How to vertical align lines of facing pages

It is a good typographic practice that lines of two facing pages are aligned. Also, the lines at the two sides of a paper should be aligned. How can I achieve this with LaTeX? Especially when having ...
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How can I get this Cover Page/ Title Page to work in my LaTeX file?

I am making my very first LaTeX typeset thesis. I am planning on printing two versions of this thesis (Onesided for corrections and two-sided for final submission). I want to incorporate this exact ...
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Different top and bottom margins for odd or even pages

I have a two-sided landscape document that I intend to bind on the long (top/bottom) edge. To leave space for the binding, I would like a larger top margin on odd-numbered pages and a larger bottom ...
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Can I turn off `twoside` for select pages?

I'm using the report class with the twoside option. I would like to have my title page with equal margins. I know I could do it manually with geometry, but I'm curious: Is it possible to switch ...
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Custom Table of Content for double-sided document using TikZ?

I am interested in customising a table of content, much like an example posted here in "EDIT 2": How to customize the table of contents using TikZ? but for double-sided format. I have figured out ...
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Formatting of double-sided document

I have a small issue with the final formatting of my thesis. I would like to print double-sided. However, my document is defined as one-sided and I individually defined the margins using the geometry ...
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Text vertically balanced across two pages

In a previous question, I asked how to keep two columns on one page, vertically balanced. The solution was perfect for that purpose. \newenvironment{overview}% {\onecolumn\vtop to 0pt\bgroup\...
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Large figure and legend on opposing pages in a two-sided book

I have a 500 pages book with some figure and tables. Sometimes a figure needs to fill an entire page. The legend for this large figure is going to the previous or the next page. I wonder whether this ...
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How can I print print a calendar double-sided (duplex)?

To print a Filofax-like calendar I installed the package tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/calendar. Processing \documentclass[German,a4paper]{weekly} \begin{document} \begin{weekly} {pageheight=5in,...
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brokenpenalty for two sided documents

A hyphenated word where one part is on the left and the other part on the right page of a doubled sided document isn't so bad and sometimes necessary to prevent ugly page breaks. However, I would ...
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Twoside margin width. How to take into account binding?

I came here to understand why latex had this "odd" habit to set the outer margin wider than the inner in two sided documents. As many have asked before me, I expected the inner margin to be wider to ...
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How can I influence in which margin the output of \marginnote gets printed?

Is there a way to specify the side of the margin note in a double-sided paper according to where \marginnote is called? The following figure explains what I mean: Here is my test code: %% PNAStwoS....
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A5/B5 papersize book with margin notes

I am trying to make a diary that will have a book-like page structure with side notes in A5/B5 paper size. I was able to create the style I want, but it can only be applied using an article ...
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specialized legends aligned with changing text margins in two-sided documents

I have a figure with multiple subfigures and tikz-type of figures therein. This figure contains a \pgfplotslegendfromname{named} type of legend. This legend, which is wider than the text width, is ...
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Include guides for staples within binding offset

I’m dealing with this setup: \documentclass[twoside]{exam} \usepackage[ letterpaper, twoside, bindingoffset=0.5in, inner=0.75in, outer=0.75in, top=0.75in, bottom=1in, ...
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Custom counter for oddside and evenside margins

When using the twoside in the article class, resetting the page counter creates an issue in regards to the odd and even side margins. Is it possible to declare a custom counter that article considers ...
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Local fullwidth environment in symmetric document with margin

In a symmetric twoside document with 5cm margin on the outer side of each page, I want to create an enviroment where I can place locally a piece of text of full page width. Any solution that I have ...
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Get page numbers to the outer side in twoside mode

I´d like to use the twoside mode for my print but unfortunately the page numbers are on the right side on left pages and vice versa. I´d like to see the page numbers on the outer side of each page. ...
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marginal notes in both margins depending on the page number

The lines of my text are numbered because I'm producing an edition with notes in the bottom. I'd like to have marginal notes as well on the left for even page numbers and on the right for un even page ...
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Problem with adjusting the width of even pages in a two sided document wifh changepage package

I am using changepage package to locally control the text margins of a twosided document. An example of what I am actually doing is the following: \documentclass[twoside]{article} \usepackage[strict]...
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Problem with appendix using article and twoside

I am currently finishing my thesis and struggling with an issue in my appendix. Today, I noticed that there is a problem if I use [twoside] together with the article class (I know, this is already ...