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Two-Column Document using Latex

  1. Oct 28, 2009 #1
    Hello,

    How can I generate a two-column document using Latex? I tried to use the multicol package, but any paragrah I wrote, it was splitted in two columns. I do not want this, I want when the first column finished, the corresponding column in the same page begins.

    Another question: I am usually see that the first letter in any paper is large and span two columns. How can I do that? See the figure, please.

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    Thanks in advance
     

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  3. Oct 28, 2009 #2
    Hi there,

    Which document class are you using??? I know that the multicol environment worked fine for me in the article class.

    Cheers
     
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