# [Tuglist] Text alignment

E. Krishnan tuglist@tug.org.in
Fri, 5 Apr 2002 07:59:04 +0530 (IST)

On Wed, 3 Apr 2002, G.S.Kumarasamy wrote:

> 1. right side and left side margin of the total body of the text window
>    are 1.3 cm and 1.9 cm respectively
> 2. top margin = 2 cm and bottom margin = 4.3 cm of the total body of
>    the text window
> 3. within the total body i want to get two columns of text of each
>    8.2 cms width,  and in between of 1.4 cm of gap

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{multicol}
hmargin={1.9cm,1.3cm},vmargin={2cm,4.3cm},
total={17.8cm,23.4cm}]{geometry}

\setlength{\columnsep}{1.4cm}

\begin{document}
\begin{multicols}{2}

.....................

\end{multicols}
\end{document}

--
Krishnan