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Place multiple tables in a grid on a single page

I need to show several tables and figures on a single page. They are of different heights and widths and I would like to build a grid in which I could then put them. Is there a package that would ...
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Creating a Polar Grid with Tikz

I am trying to recreate the following image using tikz: So far, this is my code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[>=latex] \fill[fill=lightgray] ...
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show baseline in two columns

This is a follow-up to Drawing a background grid based on linespread value. In a two-column document, the background lines are drawn in the first column only. Is there a way to show them in both ...
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Does pgfplots ignore the minor grid?

I'm trying to plot an easy function and I would like to enable the minor grid. But it seems that this instruction is ignored. I used the grid=both option but it has no effect. The only grid I can see ...
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Drawing a background grid based on \linespread value

I’m trying to help a friend set an Arabic book in LaTeX and I’m facing this very same uneven line spacing issue (except that the book is completely in Arabic). Now I’m trying to find the \linespread ...
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Simple way to draw Hadamard matrices (black/white grids) from external input [duplicate]

I want to draw Hadamard matrices of different sizes. This are matrices which have entries +1 and -1 (plus some other properties). Hadamard matrices are often pictured as black/white grids like I'm ...
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Arranging multiple plots in a grid inside a figure/subfloat

I have a grid of pie charts which go into subfloats. The number is odd, and I would like to have them on a 3x2 grid, where the cell in the bottom left is empty. I have simulated this by putting an ...
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Grid of colorful boxes with shade

How can I reproduce this in Latex?
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MetaPost: Non-uniform periodic tessellations

Overview Looking to create backgrounds that have regular polygons aligned to a grid. Problem The space between the polygons varies, even though the radius for the polygons has been calculated in ...
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Use labels from file in Tikz

I want to compare data from two files in a 4 by 4 grid. The data files are like this: data1.dat: A B C D ..... data2.dat: 1 2 3 4 ......... I am able to set up the grid with the ...
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Grid and tick marks in the same PSTricks picture

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-plot} \begin{document} \psset{ xunit=0.05, yunit=0.003, algebraic } \begin{pspicture}(-17,-140)(213,2540) % Axes ...
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Vertical grid lines not showing when using `xticksize`

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-coil,pst-plot} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \psset{unit=0.6} \begin{pspicture}(-2.0,-0.7)(18.2,11.2) % ...
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How does one construct an abstract (n × n) empty grid of squares?

I would like to just create a grid like this, but without numbers or color, but I'd like to represent an n × n grid abstractly with ellipses like this: Also, I need just a simple—singular—grid ...
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Different xstep and ystep in TikZ with to[path] (precisely to[grid with coordinates])

As it's my first question, I want to say hello first! I am using [grid with coordinates] code from Andrew Stacey answer (link) for How can I show coordinates by grid in TikZ automatically?. I ...
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Is fine-grained grid control possible? [closed]

I want to make a variety of checklists which are essentially based on a grid layout. I care about having fine-grained control over the exact placement of labels and boxes. I do not care about ...
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Loop Over Grid File

I have a grid file with data such as: 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 2 2 1 0 3 0 0 3 1 where 5 is the width of the grid, 4 is the height, and each number in the grid corresponds to an elevation. I can ...
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Off Grid Circuitikz Symbols [closed]

Shouldn't circuits line up on the grids? Otherwise, drawing code get messy -- really quick. I have found pins-to-grid alignment to be common practice in most the Schematic/Diagram programs I have ...
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Tikz and pgf: Grid of Dots with Text and Circles

I wish to have a grid of points or dots along with the labels, and combine them into a single figure like the one below. I tried the closest graph I can for the first grid in the top left, and ...
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Change the appearance of grids in pgfplots

I am asking if there is a command in the pgfplots package that changes the appearance of the grid in terms of kind of the lines. What I mean is how to change the kind of lines. I have read the ...
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Small grid with no labels

How do I remove all labeling from a small grid to be used for a math test? I have created the grid with \graphpaper but get coordinate labels that I don't want.
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Missing horizontal or vertical lines when drawing backwards TikZ grids

Look at next code, when I want to draw a grid from right to left or top to bottom, vertical or horizontal lines are not drawn, even with xstep=-1 or ystep=-1 (as it's suggested in Jake's answer in ...
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How to only draw grid lines for ticks with labels in pgfplots?

I'm using the dynamic dict from mail-archive.com It generates automatically the data for the x axis. I want only every second (or every third, ...) tick and grid line. I've already managed to omit ...
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how to draw a hexagonal grid with numbers in the cells

The problem of drawing hexagonal grids has been discussed here: Drawing Hexagons I want the shape of the grid to be hexagonal and furthermore, I want to be able to add numbers in the hexagonal cells. ...
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Is there any way to remove mesh lines completely in a pgfplots faceted 3d plot?

I can not seem to find the way to remove the lines in the surface mesh in a 3d faceted plot. I need a solution that does not use the "shader=interp" (i.e. gradient filling) so that the faces are ...
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Creating a grid which fills available text area on a page in ConTeXt?

I have some pages containing only a small paragraph at the top and a large empty area where readers can add notes or draw, e.g.: _______________ | | | This is some | | text in a pa- | ...
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Grid missing horizontal lines

The following code: \begin{figure}[!t] \centering% \begin{tikzpicture}[xscale=1,yscale=1,auto, inner sep=0pt,remember picture] \node[anchor=north west,inner sep=0] (image) at (0,0) ...
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Changing grid size in tikz-timing package

The grind in the figure contain a grid of 2x8 squeezers (2 rows and 8 columns) and I use 4 elements. How could I tell tikz-timing to use a grid of 1x4 squeezers? Below is an example of my code: ...
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Best way to create a photo directory?

I'm trying to use LaTeX to create a photo directory. On a given page, I want it to have a grid of photos (which are of varying aspect ratios) with the information for that person above/below the photo ...
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Grid customized

I would like to build a grid such as the figure shown below where each grid point is surrounded by some of the two curves that describe below. First curve: an outline around the point forming a ...
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Canvas transformation of grid to curvilinear grid

I would like to draw a curvilinear grid/mesh like this (sorry for freehand drawing) I thought the easiest (and most elegant) solution would be to apply a canvas transformation to a regular grid in ...
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Background baseline grid with output routine

I am trying to get a baseline grid in the background of every page. I am using the plain format with XeTeX. This is what I have tried: \baselineskip=13pt \topskip=0pt \parskip=0pt \newbox\gridbox ...
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How can I show coordinates by grid in TikZ automatically?

I have the following TikZ code which draws a grid and shows the coordinates. To display the coordinates I am using the loop foreach. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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TikZ Grid Without Edges

I have a TikZ grid \draw[step=0.5cm,color=gray] (0,0) grid (3.5,3.5); But I'd like to draw the grid without edges, or with half of the edges cells missing, so that it appears to be a small section ...
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Tikz Polar Grid

I'm working on a Smith Chart using TikZ. Currently I'm writing it with everything scaled to a unit circle (centered on 0,0 with a radius of 1) without units. Then scaling so it's a reasonably sized ...
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Fill a grid with TikZ

How do I fill a grid in TikZ? I want to do something like: \draw[draw,fill=red!20] (0,0) grid (2,2); instead of manually drawing 4 rectangles.
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How can I create an angled grid in a 2D PGFPlots plot?

Is it possible to make PGFPlots display 45° height lines in an axis? Basically, what I am looking for is a grid defined by y=-x + k*1000, k being a natural number. My numbers are rather large, e.g. y ...
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Drawing a tree of grids

I need to draw a game tree that is similar to the image below. Is there any way to do this using the Tikz package so that the grids can simply be added as nodes?
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Missing TikZ grid borders

As in here, the code \draw[step=0.5cm,color=gray] (-1,-1) grid (1,1); gives me a nice finite 4x4 grid. But when I choose a different starting point, like \draw[step=0.5cm,color=gray] (2,2) grid ...
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Grid to facilitate positioning of objects with \put in beamer

In presentations with the beamerpackage I use \put a lot to place graphic objects like this: \newcommand{\putat}[3]{\begin{picture}(0,0)(0,0)\put(#1,#2){#3}\end{picture}} % just a shorthand ...
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Drawing hexagons

I have a case where I need to draw a hexagonal grid in LaTeX. I am considering just reading the grid from an eps file. Is there an alternative way to do it completely within LaTeX?
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How to draw triangular grid in TikZ?

Is there an easy way to draw a triangular grid in TikZ, like this?