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The Tufte-LaTeX project provides book and handout document classes that mimic the design of Edward Tufte's books.

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Tufte marginfigure caption is outside the page

Figure 3.2's caption is showing outside the page and cannot be read. How do I prevent this. here is the code: \documentclass[marginals=raggedouter,notoc]{tufte-book} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} \...
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Using \marginnote in \tcolorbox in tufte-latex

The tufte-book class provides a \marginnote command for putting notes in the margin. I am using the tcolorbox package to create a sort of environment that has a border, and I would like to be able to ...
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Package marginfix swallows some margin notes

I'm using marginfix together with the tufte-book class and I've noticed that sometimes margin notes simply disappear. It rarely happens (the book is at about 500 pages now and I've seen it only two ...
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tufte handout document class not recognized when compiled in Emacs

I don't understand why tufte handout is not recognized when I compile it in Emacs. The standard tex engine there is xetex. I understand that this might be the key problem but I was unable to figure ...
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Tufte margin caption effect with floatrow

Is it possible to acquire a caption in the margin of the next paragraph (as in the example below), but using floatrow instead of the entire tufte class? This is the standard beside caption from ...
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tufte-book doesn't work with autonum

the following gives me an error \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{autonum} \begin{document} \begin{equation} 1=1 \label{eq:1} \end{equation} \end{document} I get ...
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Margin figure sometime looks awkward

I'm typesetting my document with tufte-book class which has an environment called marginfigure. it's good but sometime it doesn't fit my picture in document well. for example in this MW: % !TEX TS-...
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tufte handouts hyperref problem on arxiv

I'm uploading a very simple tufte handout based paper to arxiv and I'm getting an error: ! LaTeX Error: Option clash for package hyperref. but I am not loading hyperref anywhere. I'm only loading ...
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Number of Chapter isn't showing (Tufte-book)

I'm trying to write a book using the Tufte-Style, and this problem has been bothering me for a while. I want to format the chapters titles showing the numbers by the side of it. Simple enough, but ...
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Preventing overlap of section and figure

I used titlesec package to produce a section style which takes all paper width. when I use maginfigure environment in tufte-book package sometimes my figure and my section overlap. How can I prevent ...
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Making header width align with both columns

I'm trying to design a header for tufte-book class. I've managed to do this: But I need to have a header aligned with both columns, not just one: please help me to do this. % !TEX TS-program = ...
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Make a section style like picture

I need to design a section looking like this: which obey this rule on both even and odd pages. I've done this so far: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{xcolor} % for colour \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Title page centering in tuftebook

I'm trying to create a title page in tufte-book class. It is what I want when I use PDFLaTex for typesetting : But when I use xepersian package I have to use xelatex for typesetting which result in: ...
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Using a tufte-like figure and caption in memoir

I'm writing a book using a tufte-like style but implemented using memoir. (I don't want to use tufte itself as memoir has lots of nice features.) Thus, I have a relatively narrow textwidth, use ...
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Side notes in outer margin (»outer column«)

I have a text with lots of comments. I would like to typeset it in quasi twocolumn fashion, bookstyle -- inner column: text, outer column: comments as sidenotes. Headers and headings above both ...
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tufte-book: footnote within thmtools theorem environment produces errors

I’m having trouble applying the tufte-book class to my document (previously book class). Currently I’m trying to find a solution on how to use footnotes within a thmtools environment. PdfLaTeX gives ...
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Tufte Class | Marginnotes on left and right side, having a different size (width)

I am using the Tufte-book Class to create a landscape thesis document. I am struggeling with the following. (1) First, besides the regular margin on the right, in which I place the sidenotes, ...
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How can I prevent automatic body subscripting when using the tufte-book class? [duplicate]

I'm using Overleaf with the tufte-book class to create lecture notes for an aviation course. When departing from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, one of the possible departure procedures is ...
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Tufte-latex: Full-width table

I'm using Tufte LaTeX, but I want to add a rather big table to my document (for detail see my example below). Due to the large tufte-margin this is becoming a bit of a hassle. I know it's easily ...
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Natbib and tufte-book: is it possible to change the conjunction between authors?

I can't find the way to change the conjunction and between authors in a tufte-book class with natbib and apa style. This is what we get but it should be as follows: Lagardera, F. eta Lavega, P (...
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Ordinal captions of figures with Basque-Babel in tufte-book

Basque numbering of figures and tables must be ordinal but Babel implementation produces them as in English or Spanish: Irudia 1 instead of 1. irudia. \documentclass[]{tufte-book} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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How to prevent font substitution?

Im trying to make tufte-book to use EB Garamond. It does, but sadly, i have quite a few overfull boxes because many packages/styles use bold fonts. An MWE for the complaint would be this: \...
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Mysterious tufte-book error

I'm getting a flurry of errors in at line 175 and 243 of the following document: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,nobib]{tufte-book} \hypersetup{colorlinks} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Chicago Author-Date in tufte-book Bibliography

I'm trying to format a bibliography in a tufte-book document in Chicago Author-Date style. There are no citations in the document itself. Can anyone help? Here is the syntax: \begin{document} \...
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How to cite within mdframed using tufte-book

I am using tufte-book and mdframed. When I try to use \cite inside the theorem environment I created with mdframed I get errors of the sort "Missing number, treated as zero...". Is there a way of ...
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What is the default font in the Tufte handout class?

I'm wondering what the default font in the tufte-handout class is, and how I could use this font in a different document class (specifically amsart.)
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Newenviroment with the full width option tufte-book

I'm using the Tufte-book but I need a new figure-like environment, with the asterisk full width option. This is an example \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{framed, color} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Correct way to pass options to (class) loaded packages

I write a document with the book class and have a file (mainstyle.sty) with a number of packages that I use (pdfx, lipsum, placeins, etc\ldots). I recently started playing around with tufte-book and ...
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Modify Tufte-book to make first page of each chapter different

I'm a pretty new LaTeX person, so I apologize if this turns out to be a silly question. I'm working on a class that's a thin modification of tufte-book in a few areas. The one thing I haven't been ...
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How can I format a Tufte handout with footnotes instead of sidenotes?

I write most of my essays in a Tufte handout using the fullpage command. For the latest one, I need footnotes instead of sidenotes or endnotes. Is there an easy way to modify the template (or ...
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References in tufte-handout don't appear

I'm a newbie trying to write a tufte-handout including references. My file compiles fine; however, the references do not appear in the text or the margin (MWE): \documentclass{tufte-handout} \begin{...
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biblatex fancyhdr inconsistency

In the following MWE the chapter title in the header gets set \smallcaps which is defined as \renewcommand{\smallcapsspacing}[1]{\textls[50]{##1}}% \newcommand{\smallcaps}[1]{\smallcapsspacing{\...
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titlesec entered into horizontal mode during tableofcontents or printindex [closed]

I am trying to convert a 300 page book originally done with pdflatex and the tufte package into an ebook. For the conversion I have been using LuaLaTex and the tex4ebook package as described here At ...
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placing the full width table caption on top of the table in tufte-latex book [duplicate]

I am using tufte-latex book format for writing my thesis. I have a full width table which I can easily define within table* environment in tufte book. As far as I understood, the caption should also ...
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How to put a full-width front cover page on a Tufte-class document? [duplicate]

I would like to put a full width picture on a front cover page using the Tufte-Latex class. How can I do it? This is my MWE: \documentclass[openany, justified]{tufte-book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Using Tufte-Latex class in French

I am trying to use Tufte-Latex class, but it seems that it is not possible to write in French even if I use \usepackage[frenchb]{babel}. How could I do it? Thanks.
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How to remove this title from mini ToCs?

How to remove "Whatever it is" from just the two mini ToCs? (I want it to remains in the main ToC.) \documentclass[notoc]{tufte-book} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} \begin{...
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Why do I get this error in this very simple mwe?

Why do I get this error in this very simple mwe? It seems that the same error appears in the book class, two. \documentclass[notoc]{tufte-book} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} \...
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change margins of book class

I'm typesetting a book using the tufte-book class. All pages have left-side margin but in some pages I have to set the margin on the right side! Any ideas on how to get this?
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Avoid linebreak in abbreviation

I use the macros for i.e. and e.g. from the tufte-book example. They look great, but sometimes a linebreak occurs in between like in the following example: \documentclass[nobib]{tufte-book} \...
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How to color just the section numbers in the Toc in the tufte-book class?

This is a follow-up question to How to color section numbers in the TOC? How to adopt the answers in the link above to work in the tufte-book class? here is my MWE: \documentclass[notoc,numbers]...
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Organize list of publications according to type of article

With the tufte-book template (which uses natbib), I'd like to include at the end of the document a list of my publications, organized by type: I'd like to have a section for conference papers and one ...
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Is it possible to omit references at the bottom using tufte-handout in Lyx?

I find the bottom references to be redundant, while using the tufte-handout layout. Is there a way, in Lyx, of omitting the references at the bottom, leaving only the citations in the sidenotes?
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\title flowing off page in \documentclass = tutfe-book

I suspect this is something in the inner workings of the tufte book class, so I'm not sure how readily it can be diagnosed or solved. The following code: \documentclass[]{tufte-book} \geometry{...
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Retrieve only chapter name in fancyhdr

In the tufte-book document class, I am having a hard time figuring out how to insert the chapter name in the header of right odd-numbered pages with the fancyhdr package. Something like: Chapter 2....
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list of algorithms with tufte-book

The following MWE produces a "List of Algorithms" heading but no list below it. \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,justified,marginals=raggedright,nofonts,nobib,]{tufte-book} \RequirePackage[noend]{...
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Create a chapter with different style, using Tufte book

I'm finishing a book using Tufte-Style Book (b5paper,twoside,justified). I just arrived at the last chapter (10th) and want it to be different from the previous 9, as it contains different information ...
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How to add markers to each page with the number of the first and last numbered environment/equation which appear in the page?

I would like to know if it is possible to achieve the following dictionary-like functionality: Add markers to each page with the number of the first and last numbered environment/equation which ...
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how to cite several enteries in tufte-book

I am using tufte-book for my document and I am trying to cite several entries in one \cite command but what I get is only one number for all the citations and also the citations are listed one after ...
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Problem with circuitikz, subfig and current directions

I've been searching for hours and I can't find a hint about what did go wrong, except that nobody ever tried to do what I intend (?). I need to include several circuits (via circuitikz) in a document ...

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