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Underfull \hbox section title with two column setting  Topic is solved

Postby Victor » Thu Nov 07, 2019 2:28 am

Hi everyone!

First of all, I'm new on this forum and have a no experience using LaTeX. Therefore I would like to apologize for any mistakes.

That being said, the subject may not be clear enough thus hopelly this will explain everything : I'm trying to do my own two-columned report with LaTeX. The issue comes while I'm writing the title of a section which is wider than the column itself.

The output is ugly and I have no clue how to solve it.

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  1. \clearpage
  2. \section*{Pourquoi sont-ils persécutés ?}
  4. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur...


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Postby Stefan Kottwitz » Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:26 am

Hi Victor,

welcome to the forum!

You can use for example sectsty to fix it:

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  1. \usepackage{sectsty}
  2. \sectionfont{\raggedright}

With a KOMA class, such as scrartcl, I would use a class feature.

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