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{two-column} is about the \twocolumn command and the class option of the same name. For questions about the {multicol} package, use the appropriate tag instead.

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Two-column Book document class, How to create a proper objective type question paper?

There are three problems: 1. All options of question are not just below the question, they are moving to the next column. (this can be sorted out by using \vspace \vfill \mbox etc.) Is there any way ...
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Using figure* to spread an image across two columns is adding a page break. How do I rectify this?

I have a 2 column scientific report that I am trying to write, and I would like a diagram to appear spread across both columns at the top of the second page. From what I've read, using the figure* ...
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Place double-column figure right below section heading

I have a document in double column format, and for the appendix, where I just list omitted figures, I would like to have a section heading ("A - Omitted Figures") and then several figures. However, ...
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Include multipages pdf as picture in the center of a a two-column paper

I have a two-columns paper in which I want to put a multipages pdf as an "image", in a sheet-wide style (that is, with the pdf contenct centered on the center of the page, and not just in one column). ...
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twocolumn with minipage over full width

I'm trying to make something similar to http://ww1.microchip.com/downloads/en/appnotes/00734b.pdf I'm using the twocolumn option, and have defined my own \showtitle command: \newcommand{\showtitle}{ ...
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Onecolumn without page break

How can I make a one column in a two column article, without page breaking??? I am writing an article to submit to NIM. The article should be 2 columns. In one of the pages I need to put a wide ...
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Prevent table rows from being split across pages

I have a twocolumn document with a very long supertabular table. Within the table, I have "subsections" that I want clumped together; not split over multiple pages. For this example, each "subsection"...
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How to make a figure span two columns for Oxford Bioinformatics Journal template?

Note: Please do not mark it as a duplicate entry although it may appear similar to already answered questions on figures spanning two columns. I am using the latest latex template provided by the ...
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How can I fill white spaces in two column when I have minipage?

I am writing an article in two column and I am using the minipage environment. The problem is that in the column where there is the minipage any text fills the white space ? Why this happens ? I tried ...
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Pin Figure to page and column in a 2-column document

I have a two column document and I try to place a figure not relative to the text but to a page and column (e.g second page, right column, even if I add text later). Currently, No matter where I put ...
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How to balance last page of two-column layout?

I create a document in two-column-layout with LaTeX (and Koma-Script, if that is relevant). The two-column-layout is defined in documentclass. The last page of an chapter fills the left column first - ...
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Can we use subfigure option using figure* environment. I want to place two figures side by side in two column paper and I want to use subfigure option

I read that for spanning two columns we use figure* environment. But using figure* we find it difficult to control the placement of figures while compiling PDF. Can I use figure environment for this ...
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How to place first two pages as two column, and thereafter one column

I am using following document class, \documentclass[aps,preprint]{revtex4} This is for one column page writing, In this document class, I wish to write 2nd and third page (first is for abstract) as ...
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Centred “Contents” in TOC in twocolumn document with custom sections

I want to adjust the TOC for my twocolumn document. I want to have the word "Contents" at the top and centre of the page, and the toc entries following in two columns afterwards. I found this which ...
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Mysterious column break in twocolumn supertabular, with page break prevention between certain rows

I’m trying to achieve similar results as described in ‘Use \nopagebreak (or similar) in supertabular’. I tried two solutions: first (before looking for the answer) replacing all \\ which I didn’t ...
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How to break a single page mode in a two column article

I am writing a two-column style article, using the A&A package. I'm trying to insert a single-column table, that is too large for one page, so I use the longtable package. Because longtable has ...
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\newpage stays in right column

I am using RevTEX 4.1 with the following parameters: \documentclass[aps,prb,reprint]{revtex4-1} This gives a two-column layout with a balanced two-column bibliography at the end. I would like to add ...
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Create a page (text) wide text box in twocolumn document

Background I'm typesetting a book for which I use twocolumn declaration in the documentclass (it's a very long science book with many tables and figures so I didn't want to redeclare the twocolumn ...
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Placing figures inside a two-column document

I'm trying to get images in my document in two different ways: On top of the entire page, centered On top of a single column I tried it with both twocols and multicols. I ruled out twocols because ...
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“Idiomatic” block-quote formatting in a two-column paper?

I'd like to use a short(ish) quote, of a paragraph, within my article. However, if I use an environment such as {quote}, there's a massive indentation - something like 25% of the entire column text ...
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Switch between double-column and single-column footnotes

(I’m picking up from a comment here that didn’t generate any answers.) Is it possible, using one of the available footnote-packages, to provide an intelligent two-column footnote-command that ...
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Converting a beamer two-column code into one that works in a normal `article` document class?

I currently have code that is written for beamer that aligns two columns so that I can display results side by side. It is: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[t]{Title} \begin{...
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Two column figures with figure* - bottom on same page - figure numbering wrong [duplicate]

So in order to have a full width figure on the bottom on the same page we have to move the figure to the previous page. But given that we have a figure before this, which is also referenced before it, ...
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How can I customise memoir's index to have more than two columns?

Is it possible to customise memoir's index so that it has more than two columns? My index entries are single Chinese characters, so even \twocolindex results in way too much whitespace.
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twocolumn article class - right side blank

I have set up a twocolumn article document that works fine. However, I need to leave all right columns totally blank, so the texts are only displayed on the left side of the twocolumn layout. The ...
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Error when trying to compile tccv document class example

Downloaded the tccv document class and tried to compile one of the bundled examples using TeXMaker and MikTeX on Windows. First error I received for scrart.cls not being found, so I found a copy of ...
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In ConTeXt, why are my float elements 'overlapping' between columns?

Here is an extract of a document I produced. On the right column, the red background stops for the height the left column table, even though it should not. If I remove the table on the left, then the ...
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Creating a large table in one without overlapping text in latex

I have used the following code to create a large table with vertical column names. However, the table overlapped on my text. I need to have a table on the whole page. I appreciate any help about this ...
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Using supertabular, how do I create a single column table in a 2 column document?

My document has 2 columns. I am trying to create a table that has a single column (i.e. a single entry in each line) but can split across both columns of the document, and even go to the next page. I ...
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Add image in Two - Column CV

Please find the format of two-column CV in https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv-or-resume/two-column-cv I wish to add my photograph within the yellow box. But when I am adding it, the yellow ...
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How to change column separation of two column footnote [memoir]

With the document class memoir and use of the built-in footnote setting \twocolumnfootnotes, how do you: Change the size of the column seperation to e.g. 0.2cm? LuaTeX MWE: \documentclass[twoside]{...
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Justify footnote text in two column footnotes [memoir]

The documentclass memoir provides a default option for two columns footnotes with the setting \twocolumnfootnotes, however the text in the footnote per default are aligned left and not justified. How ...
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Order of figure and figure* - figure* either goes to next page or order reversed

I have a two-column document. Figure 1 I would like in-line with the text followed by a figure* on the bottom of that same page. When I put the two figures in order and bunch them as close as ...
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“Call out box” in a two-column document

I suppose "call out box" probably doesn't have much of a meaning in the TeX world, but a (framed) "box" probably isn't specific enough for what I mean. Anyway, I am compiling the following with ...
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How to use full width table in LaTeX?

i am trying to use full width table in LaTeX. my latex code looks like this: \documentclass[12pt,journal,compsoc]{IEEEtran} %\usepackage{ifpdf} \usepackage{cite} \ifCLASSINFOpdf \usepackage[...
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Place footnotes at the bottom of floats in twocolumn mode

How can I place footnotes automatically at the bottom of floats in twocolumn mode? stfloats.sty works only for single-column documents, could you please provide a solution for this? Please find my MWE ...
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`twocolumnfalse` not running onto second page

I'm writing a two column article and want to have my abstract, ToC, LoF and LoT all spanning both columns. I can do this by using the twocolumn and twocolumnfalse environments. \documentclass[...
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Choose columnsep depending on page

I wish I could set a different columsep on the page if it is the title page of the chapter. So far I've tried using a conditional ifchapterpage with the code within makeatother found in here (by @...
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Put each text on each column

How can I put texts from different languages in each column on a two column book class? I tried the paracol package but it doesn't look good for my entire file. I put here a MWE of my code (compiled ...
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tikz `trim axis {left,right}` and y-axis automatic at margin side in a twocolumn layout

I have a few graphs plotted using pgfplots: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{filecontents}{data.csv} 0; 1 2; 3 \end{filecontents} \begin{document} \lipsum[...
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Two column list with only one with bullet points

I am trying to do reproduce a two column list: 1- the left column shows a traditional list (thus a bullet symbol) and each item is separated by a blank space (I'm guessing \bigskip) 2- the right ...
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Fill last semi-empty column

In the past I have written a series of columns titled Glisterings which were published in TUGboat which is a two-column format. I am now trying to collect them all together in a book following the ...
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Labelling subfloats in a two-column document

I am writing a two-column document and there are a lot of figures that I need to put in. I had a set of 12 plots and I planned to arrange them in three rows of four. \begin{figure*}[] \subfloat[]{ \...
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How can I structure subtitles and text in two columns

I'm writing a Techinician User Manual, and I need to know how can I structure text like this figure: Thanks for your help.
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figure* environment of multicolumn documents, full width without margin

Which width, instead of \textwidth (as suggested here), can I use here to avoid getting an "Overfull \hbox" warning? I expect it's the page width minus margins. \documentclass[twocolumn, draft]{...
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Is a three-column footnote layout possible?

I'm contemplating the idea of a document layout where citations are author-year-style, but given as footnotes. That is, those notes would be (for the most part) very short, which is a bad match for ...
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Scaling a figure in twocolumn environment [duplicate]

I am trying to rescale a figure while in twocolumn environment, but all attempts result in error. Here is what doesn't give an error: I want to, however resize the picture, and when I try I get this ...
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not able to find the right formatting for Elsevier double column style

I want to use a double column format for Elsevier like this paper, which basically should look like this. However I'm not able to find the right template or figure out the right settings. From their ...
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Get rid of multicolumn effect

How to get rid of 2 columns and have a single column in this code? \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} \title{Example of an APA style for journal article} \shorttitle{APA style} \twoauthors{Author ...
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Gap appears in Longtable once copied into main document [duplicate]

I created a longtable in a test file and made it work the way I want it. I then pasted that table in my main document, a two column book. Although the longtable was looking good in my test document, ...