[NTG-context] increase space on the left of pages included using \copypages

Curiouslearn curiouslearn at gmail.com
Wed Feb 23 12:11:34 CET 2011

Anyone? If it cannot be done, I would appreciate if someone can say that. I

Thanks you.

On Tue, Feb 22, 2011 at 9:16 AM, Curiouslearn <curiouslearn at gmail.com> wrote:
> Can someone please help me with this? I suppose I have not received an
> answer because there is no minimal example. I thought it would be
> straightforward for someone in the forum without seeing an example.
> Anyhow I have attached a pdf file (includethis.pdf) and a tex file in
> which I am trying to include pages from the pdf file. I want to
> increase the left side margin on the pages on which included file is
> present.
> Thank you in advance.
> On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 10:58 AM, Curiouslearn <curiouslearn at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I am trying to use the \copypages command to include a pdf file,
>> say file3pages.pdf with three pages in my context
>> document. First, I issued the command:
>>    \copypages[file3pages.pdf]
>> The pages from file3pages.pdf are too close to the left
>> margin. There is not enough white space on the left whereas,
>> there is a lot of space on the right of the included pages. So, I tried
>>    \hskip 0.5in \copypages[file3pages.pdf]
>> This creates appropriate space on the left of the included pages,
>> but only for the first page of file3pages.pdf. The second and
>> third pages of file3pages.pdf are the same as before (too close
>> to the left margin).
>> How can I apply \hskip 0.5in to each of the pages included from the
>> file3pages.pdf.
>> Can someone please suggest if there is a better way to
>> increase the space on the left. Please note that the included
>> pages do not respect the margins I have set for the document.
>> Thanks a lot.

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