# [texhax] Beamer-Like Blocks in Normal Documents

Bernice Barnett jbbrus at comcast.net
Sun Nov 1 16:53:42 CET 2009

hh wrote:
> May I ask what do you mean with blocks like those in beamer?
>
> Maybe you should scan a page to give me a better idea. Even beamer
> accepts a lot of ideas and I know of no "blocks" as obligatory.
> hh
Beamer provides the construct "\begin{block){heading words} text
\end{block}".  Toss the stuff between quotes in a beamer frame and look
at the output. The original question, removed in your reply, wanted to
know how to get a block-looking thing in a regular document. Do you have
any suggestions?
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Jeff Barnett