# Re: [NTG-context] \setuppapersize and \startMPpage

```On Tue, 9 May 2006, Johan Sandblom wrote:

> Dear expertise,
>
> I have the following:
>
> \definepapersize[thesis][width=169mm, height=239mm]
> \setuppapersize[thesis][A4]
> \setuplayout
> [location=middle, marking=on]
> \setuppagenumbering
> [alternative=doublesided, location=marginedge, state=stop]
>
> \starttext
>
> % Title page
> \startMPpage
> % Some metafun
> \stopMPpage
>
> % Some text
> \stoptext
>
> The resulting pdf has a smaller first page (thesis size) while the
> rest are A4 with the thesis pages place centrally. I would like to see
> the title page placed on an A4 sheet as well. What am I doing wrong?```
```
MPpage creates a page with dimensions equal to the bounding box of the
graphic. If you want to center a MP figure on your title page, use
\startMPgraphic