[texhax] Query about using TeX

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Tue Apr 19 16:00:42 CEST 2011

On 2011-04-19 at 22:18:25 +1200, Anjukan Kathirgamanathan wrote:

 > Hi,
 > For a project report, the formatting requirements state that the
 > title page must contain a textbox which is 105mm wide x 50mm high
 > and positioned 57mm from the left hand edge of the paper, 72mm from
 > the top edge and 174mm from the bottom edge. This is so that this
 > text box is visible through a window in the cover. I am planning on
 > using Latex for this report. Would you kindly be able to provide
 > any assistance on how this could be achieved in Latex? I have not
 > had any luck with forums or the like. Thanks.

Hi Anjukan,
the textpos package does exactly this.  You usually get the
documentation if you type

  texdoc textpos

on the command line.


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