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{marginnote} is about typesetting non-floating notes in margins using the marginnote package.

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Command \marginnote already defined

I have included the package typed-checklist in my journal document which uses the documentclass tufte-book. Now I get the error "Command \marginnote already defined." I use this command to ...
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How do I align a marginal note with the first line of the paragraph immediately following it?

I would like margin notes in the left margin, aligned with the first line of a paragraph, similar to this question. Basically these are headings for the paragraph. In the source code, I'd like the ...
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Margin note in two column report

I'm writing a two column report. I want to insert a symbol (a large exclamation mark) in the margin, corresponding to an area of text, at various points in the report. I always want the mark to appear ...
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marginnote and framed - workaround fails with lualatex

I have this code in my 12 year old Tex files that I currently like to upgrade such that they work with lualatex. I load this code in order to fix a problem with marginnote and framed. Unfortunately I ...
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newenvironment with an itemization in a margin note

I am trying to make a new environment that takes an undefined number of items and creates a list in the margin. Essentially doing the same thing as this code does: \marginpar{\fontsize{1.5cm}{1.5cm}\...
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Is there a way to display annotations/commentaries alongside original text?

I have a text composed of source material and commentary or annotations on the source material. I want a way to display both the source material and the annotations/commentaries side-by-side in a book....
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How to debug wrong marginnote alignment

I know this is a long shot since I cannot really post a minimal working example, but I'll try to describe the issue to the best of my capabilities. I'm running pdflatex twice for the compilation. I ...
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Is there better way to define a command to produce a breaking mark and a source page number?

First an MWE and its output are as follows. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{marginnote} %count source page number \newcounter{spnumber} %breaking mark \newcommand{\bmark}{$|$} %produce a breaking ...
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Footmisc-side: notes cut by end of page

I'm using the footmisc package with the [side] option, so that my \footnotes appear as margin notes. All works fine except when the note appears too low in the text. Since the package makes the ...
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Exam class points in margin at arbitrary positions

Using exam class I can assign points to questions, parts and subparts with \documentclass{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \question[20] \begin{parts} \part[8] ...
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Make dotfill on left page

Please help me code the left dots for note. They are repeated on all pages. Thank you in advance!
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Vertical alignment with marginnote in covington examples

I am writing a book where I use covington for linguistic Arabic examples in transcription and I use marginnote and babel to have the examples in Arabic script in the margin. I am facing some strange ...
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package marginnote doesn't type the margin note text in the margin paragraph section

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[oneside,leqno,fleqn]{book} \usepackage{marginnote} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{% left=70mm, textwidth=130mm, marginparsep=8.2mm, marginparwidth=50mm, ...
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Top Page Stacked Alignment of \marginpar, \marginnote or \sidenote?

I have tried several variations of moving my footnotes into a margin located at the side of the page. What I have not found in their respective documentations, however, is a way to break their ...
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How can we add some text in the bottom margin of the first page? [duplicate]

I want to know how can I add some text in the bottom margin of a document like the following picture? I tried to do it, but it is appearing on all the pages. I want this to appear only in the first ...
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Tell sidenotes package to use left / right ragged alignment

The sidenotes package is supposedly using the \marginnote command, but I'm getting a justified text rather than a left / right ragged one. I'm a little confused. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{...
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Side commentary (on every page) in two-sided book class separated with a vertical rule

I would like to write a book and have main text with a side commentary separated with a vertical rule on every page. Side commentary should be on outer side of a page (two-sided). I am not sure if I ...
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Displacing character vertically without affecting line breaks

I'm trying to set up margin notes with manicules. I'd like to use the actual unicode character for a manicule, and I'd like to have it offset to the left of the rest of the note, enlarged, and shifted ...
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Margin note/annotation with vertical text direction in APA7 manuscript

I am using apa7 package in writing a manuscript (\documentclass[man]{apa7}). I am trying to add margin notes/annotation next to (some lines of) some paragraphs that summarize the gist of it, to show ...
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Marginnote entries in Table of Contents

I am aware that there is a question on this site with the exact same title as mine, but what I am after is quite different. I have written some course notes whose contents could be organised in two ...
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custom margin notes

I am trying to set up a custom margin note command for my lecture notes but I encountered a few problems. First of all, this is how it should look: As you can see in the screenshot above, the margin ...
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Highlight text with colored underline link to margin notes

I am trying to achieve the effect in the image below where text is highlighted with a coloured underline and linked to margin notes with partial borders that are also coloured. I have done some ...
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Long sidenotes break marginfix or how to make breakable sidenotes

I have some long sidenotes in my document using tufte-latex. If the sidenotes do not fit in the text height of the page, they disappear below the page as shown below. An approach to this would be to ...
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Reverse marginpar keeping marginparsep and marginparwidth with geometry

I have the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[bitstream-charter]{mathdesign} \usepackage[showframe]{geometry} \geometry{ includeall, ...
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How to move fullwidth environment to right

Some formulas should be reminded in exercises. The leftnote is suitable for this situation. I use the fullwidth environment to shrink some paragraphs needed to add notes. On the even pages, the notes ...
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Highlight a postulate with an indicator on the margin

Currently I have a created a postulate environment that works as follows, \vspace{1em} \begin{postulate}\label{section:Schrodinger} {\bfseries{\textsc{(Schr\"odinger) }}} Time translation is ...
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hyperlink with % does not work inside a marginote?

In preparing answer for some mathematics question, I link the answer to some Wolfram Alpha link for checking. The error appears when I put some Wolfram Alpha link in inside a \href, in turn, inside a \...
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How does one get a margin note on the left on

According to the manual,\marginnote[left]{} should typeset "left" on the left margin, not? That's not what I get. Alternatively I could use \reversemarginpar, but is effect is permanent. \...
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Absolute vertical positioning of marginnote

I am using the "marginnote" package in a document as shown in the following example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{marginnote} \begin{document} Richard of York gave battle in vain.\...
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How to achieve automatically non-overlapping margin notes with the KOMA-Script document classes?

With the Memoir document class the vertical position of margin notes specified via \marginpar is flexible so that adjacent notes are prevented from overlapping: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{...
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Fixing a marginpar in (vertical) place so it does not move

I use memoir’s \footnotesinmargin, which typesets ‘footnotes’ in the margin, using \marginpar internally. I am very pleased with the result when combined with marginfix, but I have one thing I do not ...
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Text on the side

I need to put text on the left side from my lst listing it should look like on the photo. \lstdefinestyle{myStyle}{ belowcaptionskip=1\baselineskip, breaklines=true, frame=none, numbers=...
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marginnote within figure caption

I have a marginnote within a figure caption: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{marginnote} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Align marginnote with text

For marginnotes sized the same as the text, the first line of the marginnote is aligned on exactly the same height as the text line. I however want the marginnotes to be \footnotesize and be sans-...
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Putting marginpar always on the right in a two sided document

I'm drafting a document using a required style file for a conference, which is a two sided style. (i.e. odd and even pages are different.) During the drafting process, I like to use the marginnote ...
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how to manipulate textwidth of footnote?

I am using custom margins so I can include figures in the right margin and references in the footer. I would like the footer to span the linewidth of the text body and the margin. Here is my minimal ...
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Two-way link, marginnote to item wanted

In the following MWE, I am trying to link a \marginnote with an \item in the appendix. While the link does show in red, it is not active. If that is solved, my next step would be to create a return ...
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Extraneous spacing in marginnote with small font sizes

With \tiny and \scriptsize font sizes, marginnote adds extraneous vertical space after the first line. It seems to work fine with \footnotesize and upwards. By comparison, \marginpar does not have ...
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Graphics in every side page margin depending on odd/even

I want something working like a fancyhdr, but on the page margin: A colored box overlayed with the document title (or any other text) on every page, placed vertically inside the page margin. The box ...
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Marginnote in tcolorbox not showing near bottom of the page

I was using the code from this solution to add margin notes in color boxes next to the text in my document. When they are called "too close" to the bottom of the page they don't show at all. ...
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Prevent KOMA-script marginal note to split over page break

If a marginal note in KOMA-script is near the page end, KOMA-script just splits the note in whatever place it decides and moves the tail to the margin of the next page. For short notes it creates ...
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How can I adjust horizontal alignment of \marginnote?

When I use \marginnote inside a tcolorbox, it is shifted horizontally, as shown in the attached figure. Sorry for the lack of MWE -- this is a PreTeXt-generated LaTeX file, with about 1000 lines of ...
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How can I add a margin note right next to a table?

I would like to add a margin note right next to a table as shown below: Unfortunately the margin note appears at the bottom of the previous page although the table is located (correctly) at the top ...
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NotesTeX/marginote problem with header and consecutive odd/even pages

I'm trying the NotesTeX.sty (https://www.ctan.org/pkg/notestex) in an twosided article document but it gives me two warnings and the output is problematic. The warnings are Package marginnote Warning: ...
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mdframed + amsthm + marginnote hides itemize bullet

When using a marginnote inside a amsthm theorem inside an mdframed environment, the first itemize has its bullet destroyed: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{amsthm} \...
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Looking for a way to mark margin

Per the formatting requirements for a specific proposal, I need a way to mark sections of the documents (possibly breaking across pages) with asterisk symbols going down both margins. Ideally I would ...
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Class exam + marginnote: How to explain this indent problem?

I use the class exam and I want to use the marginnote package to put notes in the margin of some questions. When I use the last optional argument to change the vertical offset, it adds some indent at ...
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paracol with marginnote always on the right side

The goal I am trying to ultimately achieve is a document where I have explanation on even pages and corresponding images on the odd pages. Normally, I put figure captions, citations and footnotes into ...
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Break after Marginnote?

I'm trying to have the content continue after the margin note. I don't care that there will be a huge gap in the content, I don't want the margin note to overlap. Here's the result: Here's the MWE I'...
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How to make a framebox to override marginnote

I'm working on a book where I have to have marginnote's throughout the whole text but I also would like to include some tcolorboxand mdframedenvironments which override this margin. In the image below,...

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