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Questions tagged [newlfm]

A let­ter class that utilizes {fan­cy­hdr} and {ge­om­e­try} to generate let­ter­head sta­tionery for writ­ing let­ters, fax, and memos.

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Class newlfm letter does not have bottom margin for the second page [duplicate]

I'm writing a letter with class newlfm and I have a somewhat big issue, the second page does not seem to have the bottom margin. First page bottom: Second page bottom: This is my code: \...
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What is the cause of this error when using newlfm package? [duplicate]

On using the newlfm package, I get an "undefined control sequence" error. The code is on overleaf at the following link. Also, there seems to be some comment on CTAN. My TEXlive is the 2016 version (...
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Margin issues with newlfm class and hyperref package

Is there a way to realign the margins with the hyperref? The bottom margin seems to be out of alignment when used with the newlfm class. \documentclass[busletter,dateno]{newlfm} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Remove space in the beginning of the page

In fact, I want tor remove the space in the beginning of the page, here is the code: \documentclass[12pt,stdletter,orderfromtodate,sigleft]{newlfm} \usepackage{blindtext, xfrac} \setlength\parindent{...
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Margins with newlfm

How do I adjust margins with newlfm? I've set everything I can find to zero, but there are still vast expanses of whitespace. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass[11pt,stdletter,...
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newlfm stopped working

I have been using the newlfm package for many years for my correspondence. Recently when I compile a letter, I get the following error message: ! Undefined control sequence. \@zfancyhead ...1\hbox ...
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Error: undefined control sequence. \begin{newlfm}, but document compiles [duplicate]

I have a lot of documents formatted like that: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,stdletter]{newlfm} \newlfmP{addrfromleft,addrtoright,dateright,orderdatefromto,sigright,noLines} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Undefined control sequence error on \fancy@reset, \f@ncyolh and \f@ncyorh when using newlfm class

I updated to TeXLive 2017 and couldn't get newlfm.cls to work without errors. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{newlfm} \begin{document} \begin{newlfm} \end{newlfm} \end{document} LaTex is ...
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Changing color in newlfm headline

I would like to change color of the Headline and Footline in newlfm package. I have changed width of the line using: \newlfmP{Headlinewd=4pt,Footlinewd=4pt} and now I would like to change the color ...
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Formatting newlfm document: (1) top alignment, and (2) disappearing margin

I'm attempting to format a letter using the newlfm class. I have two questions: How do I align the top of the body text on first page with the margin text? How do I generate margin text to appear on ...
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How to Edit newlfm

I found a perfect template in latex that fits my need. But I am struggling to make it look exactly the way I want. The template is here. This template is using newlfm. This is the code: %%%%%%%%%%...
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newlfm bottom margin problem

I'm using a Long Lined Cover Letter LaTeX Template Version 1.0 (1/6/13): \documentclass[11pt,stdletter,dateno,sigleft]{newlfm} \usepackage{charter} \newsavebox{\Luiuc}\sbox{\Luiuc}{\parbox[b]{1.75in}{...
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How can I remove the header and footer rules from a letter with the newlfm class?

\documentclass[12pt]{newlfm} \usepackage{charter} \widowpenalty=1000 \clubpenalty=1000 \newsavebox{\Luiuc} \sbox{\Luiuc}{% \parbox[b]{1.75in}{% \vspace{0.5in}% \includegraphics[...
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How to reduce top margin with newlfm?

I am using a standard letter from newlfm. I already adjusted it a bit to my needs (not in the below example code), but I cannot figure out how to reduce the space to the top (between the address and ...
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How to force signature part to remain on the same page?

I am trying to write a one-page cover letter by using newlfm package. When I write everything that I want to write, the signature part "Sincerely, Name" shows up in the next page. I tried to decrease ...
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Problems combining packages newlfm with babel[spanish]

I am writing a letter with package newlfm and babel[spanish], and some construction from spanish do not work commands from newlfm. Here is a minimal working example: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,...
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Problem with newlfm package

I am downloading an sample of a cover letter and I need to modify it. Here is the code : %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% % Long Lined Cover Letter % LaTeX Template % Version 1.0 (1/6/13) % %...
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How to remove signature from newlfm?

I am using the \newlfm package and I need stdletter format. I was wondering if there is a way that I can get rid of signature? \documentclass[10pt,stdletter,dateno,sigleft]{newlfm} \usepackage{...
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Page numbers on first page and no logo on second page in newlfm

I am trying to write a cover letter with a header and footer on the first page, but no header on the consecutive pages. I also am having trouble adding a page number to the first page. Any help would ...
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Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) detected with newlfm class

I am getting an annoying Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) detected on this MWE. Can anybody please look into it? \documentclass[10pt,stdletter]{newlfm} \namefrom{FROM\_PERSON} \addrfrom{FROM\...
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How to print the date in newlfm

I have set up my letter with the \usepackage{newlfm} and am very happy with it but are struggling with one minor detail. I want to print some information within the header, but can't seem to find a ...
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Five questions to the newlfm document class

I have fives smaller issue with the newlfm documentclass. How can I place the \addrfrom{} below the name at the bottom of my letter? How can O get the \regarding{} command to aling on \\ like the \...
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How to removing telephone and email from newlfm letter?

I am trying to remove Telephone and Email from the address in a newlfm template in WriteLaTeX. I commented them in this way: %\PhrPhone{Phone} % Customize the "Telephone" text %\PhrEmail{Email} % ...
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Adding a EPS file to a cover letter created by newlfm package

I am working on a cover letter provided by latextemplates.com that uses newlfm package: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/long-lined-cover-letter I would like to add my signature (as a EPS) ...
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Align two lines of text inside a \emailfrom

I am very new to TeX and I am trying to do a simple cover letter using LaTeX. I've downloaded a template for a cover letter and it has a component (don't know how you call these things) named \...
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No “to address” in a newlfm letter

The newlfm class has an option called nofromaddress which deals correctly with the spacing at the top of a letter in the case where there is no sender address. There is no corresponding notoaddress ...
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header and footer in all pages of letter class newlfm

Following this other question, I would just want to have the footer in every page of the document, but I don't find a way... besides, could I put it a little bit up, without changing the bottom margin?...
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unable to add page number on newlmf document

I tried to follow all advice I could find, esp. How can I add "page # of ##" on my document?, but somehow have been unsuccessful in inserting page numbers into my cover letter. Is the method ...
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line exceeds margin in cover letter [duplicate]

I used newlfm to create a cover letter. However after I made some pieces of text bold, italics and underlined, some lines exceeded the margin. I then used \sloppy. Still, there is one line that juts ...
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newlfm how to change closing indent

I would like the signature to be indented past the center of the page, but not so far as the default stdletter. The problem with stdletter is that I don't have enough room to write my signature ...
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newlfm package missing documented \greettoskipbefore command

While writing a letter using newlfm, I tried using the \greettoskipbefore command from page 8 of the manual and I received an "undefined control sequence" error. Looking at the source, it looks like ...
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newlfm with multiple “from” names

I am writing a letter using newlfm with several "senders", as though the communication comes from several people writing as one. When I write the following, only Kit II gets listed: \namefrom{Kit} \...
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Newlfm horizontal line too low on second page

I'm using the newlfm document class and find myself bothered by the problem that the lower horizontal line (which on the first page is some centimeters above the end of the page) starts being exactly ...
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header and footer in letter class newlfm

I am trying to write letters using newlfm. The first page is fine but on subsequent pages it puts bars for the header and footer but doesn't include the address, logos etc. that appear on the first ...
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Remove end marker from press release template in newlfm

I'm trying to remove the end marker # # # that gets printed automatically at the end of the press release template in the following newlfm example: \documentclass[11pt,pressrelease]{newlfm} \...
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Can't remove page number with \thispagestyle{empty} or \pagenumbering{gobble}

I'm using the template available here but it shows a 1 of 1 page numbering at the bottom. I'm trying to remove it to no avail. Adding \pagenumbering{gobble} removes the numbers but the output still ...
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How to get a title at the top of a cover letter?

I am using the newlfm package to create a cover letter. And I am trying to replace the logo at the top of this cover letter with a title. Now I know how to remove the logo, but I have no idea how to ...
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Setting \textwidth when using newlfm

I want to set the width of the text in a letter that uses the newlfm package. Take the following basic example: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{newlfm} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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How to right-align signatures on newlfm

I'm trying to use the newlfm class to write a letter, but I've run into this problem. It's customary in some places to have the signature aligned on the right side, as on stdletter, but everything ...
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Blank page when using newlfm and pdfpages

I am using newlfm for a document and am also loading pdfpages to append some external PDF files to the end of this document. My problem is that I get a blank page at the end of the document, ...
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Remove header and footer lines in newlfm

I'm trying to write a cover letter using the newlfm into \documentclass{...}. It's okay for the letter but every page introduces a hideous top and bottom rule line. Has anyone used this and knows how ...
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Can't Left Align Date with newlfm.cls [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tex Cover Letter Doesn’t Display “Sincerely, My Name” Here is what my current output looks like: I can't get the date on top to align with the text, that date is circled in ...
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Can't Remove Date from newlfm

The date in the picture below is still appearing. If I remove the \begin{newlfm} and \end{newlfm} lines, it removes the date. But I also need to have things in my newlfm like the body of my cover ...
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Tex Cover Letter Doesn't Display “Sincerely, My Name”

I'm using the cover letter example from this website: http://www.matthewjmiller.net/howtos/customized-cover-letter-scripts/ What it should look like and the source of the tex is on that website, I ...
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How can I supress horizontal rules in newlfm letterhead?

I'm trying to use the newlfm package to put together a LaTeX letterhead. (Thankfully, my college's letterhead is text-only, so I don't have to worry about fancy logos or the like.) I've gotten ...
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Sectioning in letter-type documents

I want to use sectioning in letters (section, subsection, etc), but here I read that basically all of these sectioning commands do not apply to letters. What is the proper way to create sections in ...
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How to use the geometry package with newlfm documents?

I am using the newlfm letter documentclass, and try loading the geometry package. This returns the following error: ! LaTeX Error: Command \geometry already defined. What I want to do is put more ...
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Newlfm class and indentation

I am trying to write cover letter using Latex, I found out about newlfm class, I almost got what I wanted, but I can't make him indent any paragraphs. What I want is to get first line of every ...
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newlfm date annoyance

I have been using newlfm a part of TeXLive since 2007 for my official correspondence. I noticed that newlfm broke backward compatibility since TeXLive 2009. I read documentation (which is very long) ...
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newlfm - addrfrom and addrto on the same vertical height

Is there a way to put addrfrom and addrto on the same vertical height when one of them is left-justified and another is aligned to the right? This is basically the layout I'm trying to achieve: ------...