package that makes it easy to add some picture commands to every page at absolute positions

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TikZ externalized figures render incorrectly when eso-pic is used

I am having some trouble using eso-pic in conjunction with externalised tikz figures. Content added to other document pages using \AddToShipoutPicture*{} is drawn on the TikZ figure. This does not ...
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How to clear the background of just the current page?

eso-pic provides \AddToShipoutPictureBG to add content to the background at every page and \AddToShipoutPictureBG* to add it only to the current page. \ClearShipoutPicture clears all the content. But ...
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Overlapping text using eso-pic with scrlttr2

I'm using eso-pic to annotate this letter, using scrlttr2, courtesy of an earlier answer by daleif to the question "Writing TeX file name at the top of the processed document for article class". As ...
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Image in upper left moved down toward center

I'm trying to insert an image at the upper left corner, and then move it down toward the center of the page. Similar questions lead me to try the following: \documentclass{article} ...
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Execute a command automatically for each Page

my code save groups inside environment topr and topl to two sbox , the command \border draw a frame devided into two parts and put in them the two sbox , here is my MWE \documentclass{article} ...
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Broken pgfornaments with eso-pic

I really like the ornaments that this block of code makes for me: \usepackage{eso-pic} \makeatletter \AddToShipoutPicture{% \begingroup \setlength{\@tempdima}{2mm}% ...
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Background-image on titlepage at upper right corner

I am trying to add a background image at the upper right corner of my titlepage with 1cm margins to the top and the right. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Inserting a colored box to page background leaves gap

I'd like to have a colored box in the upper part of every page. Even though it's a simple task, I cannot make it work. Having looked for answers here and in the eso-pic package discription does not ...
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Custom-positioned page number appears in arabic-indic numerals

I am using LaTeX (TeXmaker) to give format to an article in arabic and spanish (with some special characters to represent a transliteration of arabic text). I used this solution to locate my page ...
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Why does eso-pic turn off the Tikz text opacity?

Without eso-pic: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] ...
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Rotatebox in eso-pic background rotates whole page with scrbook, but not in pdfLaTeX

I am using the eso-pic package to create a draft sign in the background of my document (scrbook-class). The sign is rotated 45° on the page. Everything works fine. I use TeXLive and Kile with Suse ...
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Making one side of a rectangle wavy

Following is the MWE for putting a black rectangle on the left side of a page to hide black marks that printer leaves on every paper (? old cartridge). How can I make the open side of the rectangle ...
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Eso-pic and data-tool

Csv files can be easier to prepare for the person who is not used to LaTeX syntax. I would like to use a csv file containing Id, myauthor, mydate, myaddress Sebastian, 12.12.2012, XYZ road, ...
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esopic and repeating part of document

This answer nicely illustrate the use of eso-pic to repeat part of document. Repeating part of document on every page But when the text entered is large, it is cut-off from the page. It possibly ...
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eso-pic, watermark NOT on title page

I use eso-pic package to put watermark in my document. It works very well. But I have a problem with the first page - I would avoid this watermark on first page. In describing of eso-pic I am not ...
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Color influences layout?

To verify a layout template, I use eso-pic. In this example, all boxes should start at 20mm from the left, but as soon as I use \color...put \color...put the X-coordinates of the boxes are deferred. ...
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Getting Atbegshi to start on first page and reset content when overwritten

I'm trying to add titles at a specific location (over a letterhead) for a number of pages (1-2) and then add a new title to the following 2. I have two problems. First AtBegShi starts at the second ...
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eso-pic colorgrid overwriting pdfpages page

this may be really obvious but I'm trying to use pdfpages to annotate a pdf "form". To help with filling it in, I'm trying to put a grid on the page. The following code places a grid on the page but ...
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pst-abspos and afterpage not producing the effect I want: is there an aftereverypage?

I'm trying to create a document which looks like it's been printed on a ruled page. I know I can probably do this in tikZ, but I would like to be able to do this in pstricks. The option absolute for ...
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Package conflict between eso-pic and wallpaper

The following code gives me a conflicting options message. Does anyone know if there is a way to fix it? \documentclass[10pt,landscape]{article} %\input{this-preamble} \usepackage{wallpaper} ...
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EveryShipout errors when using TikZ with conference style [closed]

Using the conference style cvpr.sty from the CVPR 2013 Author Kit, the following small example works for me: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{cvpr} \def\cvprPaperID{0} % necessary for cvpr.sty ...
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Multiple rotated text boxes with absolute page positions

As part of a layout for a home made recipe book, I'm trying to lay out a series of text boxes at absolute positions on a page. I'm using eso-pic to put a background image on the page which has ...
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Tikz externalization figure placement problem with hyperref / eso-pic [closed]

I am facing a problem with the placement of my externalized TikZ/pgf/pgfplots figures. The externalization works well and the external figure is included into my document. The placement of the figure ...
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Redefine the \AtBeginShipout command (eso-pic, atbegshi) [closed]

I don't understand how to redefine/clear/reset a running \AtBeginShipout-command. So far, I've used \AtBeginShipout{\AddToShipoutPicture*{...}} to place proper images running through the document, ...
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Multiple AddToShipoutPicture

\myTileWallPaper is defined in the classfile like this \makeatletter \newcommand{\myTileWallPaper}[4]{% \begingroup \setlength{\tileYoffset}{\wpYoffset} \setlength{\tilewidth}{#1}% ...
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tikz/eso-pic watermark isn't transparent on the first page

I'm seeing odd behavior when trying to use a watermark with tikz and eso-pic. Here is my example document: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{eso-pic} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How can I write multi line text on the foreground of pages, and how can I align it?

I'm using this to write on the foreground of individual pages of a large PDF (hopefully), i.e one with white spaces to enter in LaTeX notes. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfpages} ...