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Changing margins for just one paragraph

If you want to indent a paragraph just by a certain length but the standard LaTeX environments don’t meet the requirements you could use the TeX primitive \leftskip. To limit its effect it can be enclosed in \begingroup … \endgroup. The equivalent for the right margin is \rightskip. Here’s an example:


A downscaled screenshot of the output:

paragraph with different left and right margin

This topic was discussed on Matheplanet and ChemieOnline.

02. May 2008 by stefan
Categories: Uncategorized | 3 comments

Comments (3)

  1. Thanks dear. It has made life certainly easy.

  2. Thx a lot Stefan Kottwitz……

  3. try this



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