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How to rotate page in pdf viewer without xetex?

I want to rotate page with large figure in pdf viewer and it works only in xetex. I found many similar questions and tried answers here but no one works as expected for me. There happen unwanted ...
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How can I instruct draftwatermark package to exclude the first few pages

The package draftwatermark has been quite useful. However, I want to suppress the watermark only on the first 3 pages of my thesis. How can I achieve this? Here's a MWE. \documentclass{article} \...
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One single Chapter in the middle like “Appendices” on appendixpage

I like to center one chaptername like the appendices at the following example, but I dont know how to handle it. https://i.stack.imgur.com/f6H2o.png I thought about using \vfill, but then I think I ...
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Interaction between pdflscape, multicols and \twocolumn

Testing the following source code: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper,margin=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{pdflscape} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \...
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How to have a figure touch the top edge of the page?

I want to have a letterhead format with the corporate logo at the very top of the paper. I have figured out how the fill the graphics with the full breadth of the page with the information on this ...
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Suppressing page numbers

I am using the book document class and am trying to suppress the page number print out in the ToC. I am using the commands \phantomsection \addcontentsline{toc}{part}{lipsum} to include an entry ...
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problem with setting up a two side document

I do have the following problem: I wrote my theorem, and in the end I wanted to change it to \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{report} instead of \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report}. But when I ...
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Fancyhdr - Begin pagination with 2

I am trying to create a document using LaTeX, and the requirements of my university are very strict. The pagination has to be on the top right corner, no number on the titlepage, the second page ...
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New page appears indented (moved to the right)

When I begin a new page it seems like page x is normal but the next page x+1 is completely indented, the next page x+2 normal and the next x+3 indented, I don't find the way to solve this My code is ...
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Putting [Turn over at the end of a page

How to put the phrase [Turn over at the end of the first page (and the subsequent odd numbered pages) of the following code. Thanks in advance. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,addpoints]{exam} \...
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Adding text above page number on last page

I am wondering how to add the text "[Last Page]" above the page number on the last page of my latex document? Thanks. Hannah
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“Turn to the next page” at the bottom of the page

At the bottom right corner of a two-page document, how to put the phrase Turn to the next page or similar?
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Installation error “paracol” package

the "paracol" package when I give it to install appears the following message "File` paracol.sty 'not found. " Maybe I'm making some mistake but I do not detect it. \documentclass{letter} \usepackage{...
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Page with two columns

I am editing a book and I want each page to contain two columns, one larger and one smaller, as it appears in the example, so that when you print it you can fill it without any problem. If I use ...
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How do I create a PDF document whose height exactly matches the contents?

I have a document that is about 1/3 to 1/2 page long. I want to compile it to a PDF document. That PDF document will be included in another document, so I want it to be short - it should contain only ...
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Hidden pages in LaTeX

I'm trying to create a resume that would be one page only with 'hidden pages' (so the document would have a number of pages of which only main page would be shown). The idea is that on the main page I ...
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The structure for mathstyle in even and odd pages

I want to have the following structure: ifoddpage\everydisplay{\color{blue} ifevenpage\everydisplay{\color{red}} I made the below command: \newcommand{\ctt}{\checkoddpage \ifoddpage\everydisplay{\...
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How to emulate this page style from the comic book Watchmen?

Basically, I want to create a page so that it looks like a "photograph" of a piece of paper (with text) over another piece of paper (also with text). Is this possible in LaTeX? If yes how? I have no ...
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How to force a framed box not to be cut by the end of page

I would like to know how to keep a whole framed box on the same page. I am finishing a manuscript and I am quite afraid to move the text before/after to check this. I take this example, from here. ...
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Problem with header, footer and page number

I am using packages fancyhdrand fancyto customize header and footer. ..... \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \lhead{Team no.} \rhead{Problem no.} \cfoot{Page \thepage} \renewcommand{\...
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Find the page size in a PDF file using LaTeX

I sometimes use LaTeX in conjunction with pdfpages package to manipulate the pages of a PDF file (not necessarily created by LaTeX), operations like combining several pages into one, or changing the ...
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How to easily put two pages onto one page (2up on one page)?

Update Just to give a bit background information, full file is here. Or if you are a teacher, use this link. I am trying to make a table of content link page in the bigger document. At the moment, it'...
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Remove white page that appeared out of nowhere

This is (part) my code: \bibliography{biblio}{} \bibliographystyle{plain} \onecolumn \begin{appendices} \section{\\Images} \begin{figure}[H] \begin{tabular}{cccccc} \subfloat[Car no ...
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resetting page number with \pageref

I have a big book (about 2500 pages) in a single latex file, with a lot of cross references. The book contains 3 volumes in succession, each with a table of contents, an introduction, etc. At the ...
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Custom angle page rotation

I know it is possible to rotate figures, tables, tikzpictures. Also, I know that it is possible to rotate an entire page by 90 debrees (portrait/landscape), but is it possible to rotate an entire page ...
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How to decrease footer size?

I want to reduce footer size to the maximum extent possible and for that I am using the following command: \usepackage[top=1em, bottom=1em, left=0.2in, right=0.2in]{geometry} But some how, the space ...
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\enlargethispage but for double page in twoside mode

In twoside mode, when I use \enlargethispage on a page, it increase it height in the bottom. So, it is the regular behavior of this command. But it occure an ugly height distortion with the page in ...
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Create phonebook-like registers at the page margin [duplicate]

I try to create a little booklet with formulas that I need for university. Since we are allowed to use formularies (I'm not shure, if this is the right word for that!) in exams, it's absolutely ...
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Chapter in ToC without page number

I'm working in sharelatex and a requirement for my thesis is a summary in the ToC which is an unnumbered chapter and without page number. Now, I fixed the numberless chapter, but there is no ...
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Getting exact positions of page-breaks

I use Latex, specifically with the pdfLatex processor on Ubuntu 16.04 Suppose I have typed up a long document (say Hamlet) in Latex. After processing, suppose Latex produces a 300 page pdf. I want ...
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identify the begin and end of PDF page in latex

Is it possible in Latex to identify where PDF pages begin and end? E.g. PDF page X begins at line Y and ends at line Z in Latex.
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MDT Template - TOC Abbreviations

So, I am using the MDT template Link, and somehow I am having some troubles trying to add the \abbreviations section as an entry into the ToC, also the pagelayout of the \abbreviations is not ...
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Page break options in a TextField

Yesterday I helped a friend who was working on a template of a school certificate. Basically he has written it with OpenOffice. Now he wanted to see how it looks in MS Office. There are different ...
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How to tell Latex the preferred number of pages of the finished document?

I'm designing a booklet with 16 pages, and using Latex with Memoir class. Latex does a very beautiful layout, and seems to prioritize to make the page breaks in good places according to the chapter ...
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Let section start at a specific page [closed]

I am typesetting a document with a multiple-page TOC. Problem is, the TOC is cleared any time a compiling begins but does not successfully finish -- which happens quite frequently. Because my TOC ...
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Speech: last line reprinted on a new page

Is it possible to reprint the last line(s) of a page on a new page? I think this could be helpful for speeches... \documentclass[paper=a5]{article} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \...
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How to change page numbering to be adjusted with text

I was in need of having page numbering on the bottom right of the page. Achieved that by using following code: \pagenumbering{arabic} \fancyhf{} \rfoot{\thepage} \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} \...
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start numbering of abstract as page ii rather than page i

I'm trying to change the starting count (page number) beginning with the abstract to "ii" instead of "i". With the code below, the page number for the abstract is "i" at the bottom of the page. I ...
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How to fit\adjust text into given formate?

I want to fit the following text into an A4 size page but the text leaks out of the given formate. So, how do i adjust it? The text is written in latex file as follows: $\langle W(E_{1}), V_{1}, E_{...
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How to force text block on first page of chapter to line up with other pages?

Hello fellow TeXnicians, I am facing a frustrating problem when trying to typeset a book using the memoir class. I have designed a nice chapter and heading style, but I have broken it down to the ...
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roman page numbers problems OT2

I have a problem. I am writing a book in Cyrillic, but the numbers of pages are marked in roman letters also written in Cyrillic. How can they be written in Latin only? Instead of i, ii, iii,.. writes ...
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Markers in document for custom TOC

What I would like to do is place markers with custom keys into my document to generate a TOC from. I imagine this to look something like the following: \Section{A} Lorem impsum \marker{foo} Neque ...
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Special layout for first lines

Some publishers (at least some French ones) use the following layout at the beginning of each chapter of a book. The first line of the first paragraph appears in large font (say \Large) with no ...
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Adjust width of horizontal table on LaTeX

I am trying to create a long table and doing it horizontally. I want to adjust the table so it fits with the page (horizontally). It is currently like this: I would like to make it look like this: ...
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Removing header from empty page without removing page numbering

I'm using a two-sided openright report template for my thesis and I am trying to only remove the page header from the auto-generated empty pages (due to the even/odd page number interaction) and keep ...
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Mark/select pages for later extraction

I have a working, fairly complex setup to create a large-ish document (> 200 pages). I would like to create a "preview" of selected parts of the document. There are numerous questions about how to cut ...
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Custom page numbering does not affect whole document

I have a problem with page numbering. Till now I have just only seven pages of my document, but just only one has the desired page numbering. The rest of pages has different. As @Bernard says in the ...
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Restore default page layout in memoir

I managed to change the page layout (equal left/right margins) of a thesis' frontispiece with: \setlrmargins{*}{*}{1} \checkandfixthelayout and now I'd like to restore memoir's default page layout. ...
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How can I retrieve \thepage (or detect a page change) from Lua in LuaTeX?

I am writing (contributing to) a LuaLaTeX package where a Lua function is used to generate images that are inserted in the LaTeX document. One piece of information we need is the current page number ...
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an odd blank page before appendix

\cleardoublepage \pdfbookmark{\contentsname}{Contents} % shows appendix at page 12, but it links to page 11. \tableofcontents \section{AA} \begin{enumerate} \item BB\ref{apx:api} % points at page 11....