# [Tugindia] Help in twocolumn format

Dr. Anoop Sinha dr.anoopsinha at gmail.com
Sat May 14 15:15:43 CEST 2005

> multicolumn is not valid for this purpose, because I have to place figures
> and tables in single and two column mode also. Anyway thanks for your
> suggestion.

Package multicol can still be used... all you have to do is begin figures with
the \begin{figure*} ... \end{figure*} command for figures to span both
columns.

Regards

Anoop