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I have to change the orientation from portrait to landscape in the middle of a document. Only for 1 until 3 pages after that it have to portrait again.

I use this code in texmaker and running well

\newgeometry{landscape}

and use restoregeometry to get portrait again

But when I try to insert the code in LyX, I don't get an error message but the result is still in portrait. could anyone tell me why? And how to produce landscape pages in the middle a document in LyX?

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I set degree to rotate the picture in lyx graphics. –  mnKamarudin Feb 4 at 3:17
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I am not familiar with LyX, but instead of \newgeometry{landscape} you could try using the lscape package from the graphics package bundle (\begin{landscape}...\end{landscape}) or pdflscape package (if you want to produce a pdf, same \begin...\end) or another package found at http://www.ctan.org/search/?search=lscape&search_type=description.

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I solved my problem by trick : set degree to rotate the picture in lyx graphics, but it seems can't be used to rotate the caption. btw thanks for the references. –  Verly Sep 18 '11 at 6:53
    
@Verly: Don't hesitate to post your solution as an answer of its own and to accept it afterwards, if that's how you solved your problem. –  doncherry Oct 17 '11 at 18:10
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