Questions tagged [paper-size]

{paper-size} is about dealing with (above all, changing) the paper size. A popular package is {geometry}.

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Having issues with font size [closed]

I am creating a 6x9 version of my normally letter sized document. The font size does not seem to be working correctly, however. The 6x9 document is set up for 12pt using the book class, while the ...
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Varying page lengths with lualatex and memoir

I'd like to do exactly this Varying Page Lengths How can I vary the vertical page length per page? I want to have the page breaks at essentially >arbitrary locations in the document, specified by &...
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Unequal page margins

I have the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[paperheight=11.69in,paperwidth=8.27in]{geometry} \geometry{vmargin={1.4in,0.3in},hmargin={1.4in,1.4in},footskip=20pt} \newcommand{\...
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Printing envelopes for mailing with beamer presentation class

I was able to print several U.S. #10 business letter envelopes 4⅛”×9½” (10.4cm×24.1cm) for mailing with more or less the code I have included below, but the beamer documentclass does not seem to ...
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Standalone adds extra to paper width and height

I want to convert two or more pictures file into pdf. Searching in TEX.SE it suggested the following (TexLive 2021, pdflatex) \documentclass[multi=page]{standalone} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{...
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How change paper size in ElegantBook class?

I would like to get paper size A6 (105mm x 148mm). I have used paper=a6paper in document class option, but it is not working. Any suggest is appreciated in advance. MWE: \documentclass[10pt,fancy,...
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Paper size when using svg package [duplicate]

My texlive debian is set to a4 paper size (paperconf -p a4). Using pdflatex on the following simple document \documentclass{article} %\usepackage{svg} \begin{document} test \end{document} I either ...
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a5paper option in documentclass produces strange white space/margins and hyperref fixes it [duplicate]

I observed a very strange behaviour of latex when it comes to the pagesize: When I create a document in a5paper by just using \documentclass[a5paper]{book} then the output pdf seems to be in A4 but ...
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Modifying a class for a different paper size

I'm working on my cv based off the forty seconds class https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/forty-seconds-cv/pztcktmyngsk It's originally made with A4 paper. But since that size is virtually non-...
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Change pdflatex default paper size when installed using MacPorts

I have used MacPorts to install TexLive on a MacBook Pro running MacOS 11.5.2 How do I change the default paper size for pdflatex? Is there a way to do it without scrapping the MacPorts install for ...
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How to convert document from Letter format to A4 paper size in Latex?

All files generated by Latex are apparently set to letter size by default. My service's printer only accepts A4-size paper. Is there any way to force Latex to generate pdf files in A4 format? I've ...
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How can I get b6paper instead of a default letterpaper using the geometry package?

I'm working on a memoir that I need to have a B6 paper size, but everytime I compile with latexmk it generates a PDF preview with a letter sized paper. Here's what I have: \documentclass[10pt, ...
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why there is difference between b5 printed books?

I setup my environment and geometry to b5paper size, but when I print it to compare with some book references I see some difference. So when I check the exact paper size of those books they don't have ...
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Why the header is not following the large body using Longtable?

I'm trying to put a very long table in a latex document, it works the table is in more than a page but its header is not following the content size. The code is the following: \begin{longtable}[c]{|l|...
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First page margin different from others

I am finishing up paper formatting for final submission to IEEE conference for which I need to adjust the margins of other pages slightly different from page 1. The conference recommends the following ...
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How to use paper other than Letter, A4/5, B5, Legal, and Executive

I had a document printed on A5 paper, using the option \documentclass[a5paper]{article}. Now I need to print it in US, so it needs to be 5.5" x 8.5". I could not find an option to do this. ...
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Scale from A5 to A4: `mag` option of geometry package breaks output dimensions

I composed my thesis in A5 format, which is the final publishing format, however for review I need to print it in A4. This is a common problem, I have seen here a various times. However, I have some ...
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psnup can't open config file paper.cfg

I'm using Cygwin's psnup. Even issuing psnup --help generates the error can't open config file paper.cfg. The only thing I've found online about this is this message: A missing file is texmf-...
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Trouble getting A4 output from custom class

I am trying to get an A4 output from a document with a custom class (https://www.latextemplates.com/template/stylish-article). I tried \documentclass[a4paper,fleqn,11pt]{SelfArx} in the document file ...
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Display body margins [closed]

Taking as reference the image given here: https://www.overleaf.com/learn/latex/page_size_and_margins, I'm trying to display the body margins, that is, the margin corresponding to the region delimited ...
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A3 Paper landscape in A4 portrait document with same headers and footers KOMA

I need to have 1 A3 Page in a A4 Portrait document and I want the header and the footer to look the same, to have the same margin, to be on the same height etc and as well to center the footer. ...
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make image of a mathematics formula for inclusion in OneNote

I have found the pseudo-latex in the Macos version of OneNote frustrating---I can't get the formulas to look right. What is the simplest method to use LaTeX or pdflatex to make an image of a ...
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Can we guess the font, size, spacing , and page boarding size from a picture? [duplicate]

I am really interested in the following kind of typing: and I would like to type the same. The second picture is zoomed in to be more clear for the reader. Can we guess the font, size, spacing , and ...
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How to scale entire document or use bigger fonts?

I want to create a latex document for solving exercises online. Beamer is one option, but I would need a full A4 page for writing down the solution with my tablet using a PDF annotator. Since writing ...
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KOMA scripts: Unable to understand the mid document paper size changing behaviour

I have the following script (first and third page are same. But it shows something different paper size) \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{pdfpages} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage[automark]{...
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How can I change this Latex poster size to A3?

I want to use this template Link to make a scientific poster in A3 but this template seems to be in A0. Is there a way to change it into A3?
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How do I set a paper size other than A4 in the kaobook package?

It seems like it should be easy enough, seeing how the kao.sty file comes with this... % Set the default page layout \RequirePackage[ a4paper, bottom=27.4mm, inner=24.8mm, textwidth=...
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How to reorder included pdf-pages for bulk cutting ? [for paper saving]

How to reorder included pdf-pages for bulk cutting ? [for paper saving] Situation and Problem I receive continuously updated lecture scripts as (A4) PDFs that I need to print. The text area ...
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Book class: set page size

I want to set my document pages size to 16cm x 24cm. I did it as follow, but after running the following command pdflatex myDocument.tex the output of the document is not affected by what I have ...
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Beamer presentation with 16:9 aspect ratio and same height as 4:3 aspect ratio?

Beamer 4:3 presentations are a bit taller than the 16:9 ones (see Beamer user guide, section 8.3 Frame and Margin Sizes) : aspectratio=43 : 128 mm by 96 mm (6mm taller) aspectratio=169 : 160 mm by ...
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PDF page size is incorrect using LyX and XeTeX

I'm using LyX with XeTeX and non-TeX fonts. I'm using the LyXBook layout from the Editorium. Although I've set a custom paper format in Document>Settings>Page Layout (9x6 inches), when I compile a PDF ...
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How to set page layout in latex?

I need to set page layout in latex but the instructions I've got are for word. The instructions I have got are: Page layout: Normal *Margins: Top:1.0 cm Left: 1.0 cm Bottom: 1.0 cm Right: 1.0 cm ...
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Paper size changes for unknown reasons

I have a document that's supposed to compile in a4paper. Until recently, that worked just fine, however now it's using the same width, but a significantly increased height. It's pretty much a 2:1 ...
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Different A4 paper size in XeLaTeX compared to LuaLaTeX and pdfLaTeX

If I compile my document (see below for MWE) with XeLaTeX I get a pagesize of 595.28 x 841.89 pts. If I compile the same document using LuaLaTeX or pdfLaTex I get a page size of 595.276 x 841.89 pts. ...
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Proper way to switch paper size?

Related question: Changing a4paper to letterpaper I used to type all my LaTeX in letter size. Example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} asdf \end{document} However, we switched ...
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Fill 16:9 page with LaTeX in R-project

I'm programming a presentation based on different graphs inside R-project that use LaTeX to create pdf documents. I'm using LaTex with the beamer class and i would like to fill the page with the ...
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How to set paper size in LaTeX outside of documentclass

I am looking at How to use A4 instead of letterpaper? and wondering how I can create a custom documentclass like \documentclass{foo}, and then have another function like \foosetsize{a4paper} right ...
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change the page format

I have this picture which contains so many details. By using A4 Format it no possible to see all those details. I'd like to chang the format to A3 or A2 only for this page to make this picture visible....
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Placement of figure in two columns text

I need to place a 1 column-width figure at the bottom of the first column, but if I use [b] like in the following code, the figure is placed at the bottom of the second column... \documentclass[% ...
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Papersizes in leaflet class

I'm a user over at overleaf.com and would like to print an 11x17" leaflet using the leaflet package. The only papersize option in leaflet that gets me close is a3paper, but the results aren't ...
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How to expand beamer's slides vertically according to the length of the content?

I am looking for some kind of blend between a slide and a standalone document type where I can add as many comments/notes as I want. A slide because I am making slides, and a standalone in that the ...
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Floating figure extending to page borders

Is it possible to create two environments much like {figure} and {figure*} that place images, that extend to the page borders instead to the text borders. The starred environment should work in the \...
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Add a 3mm margin to every side of an A4 document [duplicate]

I have created a document in LaTeX and the document is complete, but the printers have asked for a 3mm white board applied to the PDF, so the overall size is 6mm wider and taller than standard A4. ...
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Resizing a table by textheight reduces the width [duplicate]

I have a large table (height does not fit in page) and I use this code in order to fit it in height. \begin{table}[] \resizebox{!}{0.65\textheight}{ \begin{tabular}{lllll} ... \end{tabular}} \end{...
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Scratch Paper Setup

I often use latex to write out scratch work, but I enjoy having lots of freedom when I write. Is there a way to have a document that expands as a write in any direction? I've found that you can make ...
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letterpaper margin to a4paper margin

I have a document typeset in letter paper size. I obtained it with the fullpage package, which sets all 4 margins to be 1 inch. Now I would like to use the a4paper option, but keeping exactly the ...
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Default paper size is A4 instead of US letter

Quoted from https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Page_Layout#Page_size: It will not have been immediately obvious - because it doesn't really cause any serious problems - that the default page size ...
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Different results of \mag statement

The following example gives different results for pdfLaTeX and LuaLaTeX. I use a recent TeX Live 2019 installation. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \mag=250 % \setlength\...
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How to place an A5 content in the center of an A4 page?

My PhD thesis needs to be in A5 format. During the review process my professor would ideally have the A5 document pages printed on A4 sized paper. I know that I could just generate the content in ...
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Using bmargin to remove whitespace

I interpret this as telling me that bmargin is what removes the whitespace between the bottom of the document and the bottom figures. But if you run the code you will see that the whitespace is still ...
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