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How to reduce the gap between the header and the figure in Latex

Please help me reduce the gap between the figure and the header in my code. I tried using position specifiers like h! or H but those take the figure on to the header slightly. I tried using vspace* ...
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1answer
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Change words in a Tikz picture every page

I'd like to create a template, as below. But I'd like to make it so that I can have multiple pages of the same layout and be able to easily replace "Header 1" and "Header 2" with different words each ...
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1answer
201 views

Different headers/borders for each page

I'd like to apply a different heading/border for each page. The footers will all be the same. I want it to look like this: I can make the first two pages different but I don't know how to get ...
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1answer
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Newsletter Formatting

First post here but I'm trying to create a newsletter. However, I'm having some difficulties. I want it to look similar to this example: http://www.calvin.edu/admin/hr/newsletter/MAY%202012%20(e).pdf ...
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1answer
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Tikz footer and page numbering issues

I put a footer on all my pages using: \newcommand\Footer{ \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] \node[anchor=south, inner sep=0pt, outer sep=0pt] (footer) at (current page.south) ...
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1answer
153 views

Pushing text below an absolutely positioned box

I'm trying to create a document header, part of which is an absolutely positioned TikZ picture, and part of which is some text in a TikZ node. The northwest or northeast anchor of the node should be ...
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153 views

Koma-script tikz \lehead book separators

I am using the Koma-Script scrbook document class. I would like to print an tikz image in the left-top heading of all even pages, but the figure gets shifted toward the right at every new page,so that ...
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Questions about my cv header and cover letter

I am working on my cv and my cover letter and I have different questions. My current code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} ...
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TikZ externalize and number of pages changing

I am trying to create a small animation at the bottom (odd pages only) of my PhD thesis (a walking pacman). Therefore, I have change the fancyfoot so it display a tikzpicture. Every thing works ...
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1answer
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Additional vertical space resulting from TikZ image/macro

I am creating a document with a header image created in TikZ. I have encountered an unusual behaviour that is frustrating my attempts to control the positioning. If the header is left out (for ...
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1answer
724 views

TikZ header and footer across top and bottom of bulletin/newsletter page

I would like to have a simple TikZ coloured header and footer for a bulletin/newsletter template. I have in mind something such as this: Note the green bands spanning the width of the first page at ...
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1answer
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a tikzpicture on pages without chapter and index

I would get the result of the output below \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{book} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{% papersize={19.7cm,27cm}, centering, textwidth=380pt, textheight=650pt} ...
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headlines are not shown with tikz input (plain TeX) [duplicate]

I'm usign plain TeX with custom headlines. If I load Tikz packages with \input tikz then headlines are blank. The following are my headlines (some commands don't belong to plain TeX, but I think ...
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Code improvement and suggestions in template

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage[text={4.95in,7.5in},centering,bottom=1.5in,showframe]{geometry} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{xcolor} ...
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1answer
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pdflscape and tikzpagenodes problem

I am having problems getting the tikzpagenodes package to work with the pdflscape package. I want to access the nodes (current page text area) and (current page marginpar area) when rotating a page to ...
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How to draw a simple but beautiful decorative head-rule?

The picture shown below is the desired simple head-rule, but the rule width should be much thinner like 1pt. Real one: So how to use Tikz or other packages to draw this kind of line as a ...
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1answer
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Headers and page numbers in external borders

I am trying to recreate in *TeX the same aspect that you can see in the following picture showing a document that I created a while ago with MS Publisher. As you can see, page numbers are rendered ...
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3answers
384 views

Strange behaviour with PGF/TikZ and Plain TeX output routine

I noticed a strange behavior when running PGF/tikZ with pdfTeX on my Debian box : a simple session without tikz: pdftex **\relax *Hello World *\bye do output the page number on the page footer. On ...
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1answer
338 views

Different image in every page's footer

I found Using fancyhdr to create an image based header and footer which is helpful and gave some ideas but I want to basically put in the bottom right or center of the footer a different image file ...
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1answer
255 views

How to put tikzpicture aligned with the footerline?

I would like to put a tikzpicture near the footer line. The tikzpicture is used to show the page number on top of an image. The problem i am having is the tikzpicture is centered on the footer. ...
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votes
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Place a TikZ picture on every page

I am looking to place a picture (TikZ picture) on every page of my document. How can I do that? In essence I would like to control the placing of the image on even and odd pages. For example the ...
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votes
1answer
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Add text to absolute position in every slide automatically IN ADDITION to theme footer

I know this sounds like a repeat question, but I'm pretty sure it's not. I am trying to add text to an absolute position in every slide of the presentation, in addition to to content already provided ...
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1answer
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Footline placement after \begin{document}

I'm trying to place an image as a border in the footer (footline) of a beamer presentation. I've noticed that if I use \setbeamertemplate{footline}[large] after the \begin{document}, the vertical ...
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votes
2answers
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Section like heading with Tikz

I'm trying to make a new section-like heading with TikZ. I basically want it to look like this (nevermind the funky background): But I can only get something like this: In my LaTeX document I ...
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2answers
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\pause in tikzpicture breaks footline

I've discovered that you can \pause within a tikzpicture, which works well until I switched the theme to one with a footline. I've created a "test case" that illustrates the problem. ...