# [texhax] Inner and outer "margin"

Luca Turchetti luca.turchetti at uniroma1.it
Wed Dec 3 14:24:07 CET 2003

```Is there a robust way of setting a length to the distance from the page
border and the beginning of the text? I'm looking for something shorter
and more elegant than

\newlength{\MyLen}
\setlength{\MyLen}{1in}