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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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} ...