{landscape} is one of the two most common types of page orientation, the other one being portrait.

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How to change certain pages into landscape/portrait mode

How can I change some pages into document into landscape mode, while leaving the others in portrait mode (or vice versa)?
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How to place a table on a new page with landscape orientation without clearing the current page?

I'd like to place a table on a new page with landscape orientation. To do so, I use \usepackage{pdflscape} ... \pagestyle{empty} \begin{landscape} \begin{table}[htbp] \begin{center} ...
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Two-column LaTeX class for a photobook

I am looking for a solution to produce a two-column(ed) LaTeX-based photobook. Text and comments should go on the outer column (in a two-sided document)--something like a wide outer margin. Photos ...
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How to rotate landscape table page in PDF?

Currently I am using \usepackage{rotating} \begin{sidewaystable} \begin{tabular}...\end{tabular} \end{sidewaystable} to typeset landscape tables, which works great. But I want to rotate that page ...
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Change caption font size

I want to change the font size of a single rotated table caption (definitely not all the captions in all my tables/figures) Right now I can wrap the text inside the \caption around a \scriptsize{} ...
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How to translate and rotate the heading of landscaped pages?

Objective How to change the heading of landscaped pages from to ? Minimal Code \documentclass{book} \usepackage[a5paper,hmargin=3cm,vmargin=5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{lscape,lipsum} ...
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Two-column text, landscape pages

I wish to create a pdf-file out of a tex-file, so that the text is printed in two columns, and pages are to have the landspace orientation. The standard way to do this, as I see on the Net, is to say ...
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Should I prefer {pdflscape} over [pdftex]{lscape}?

I came across a problem with pdflscape and TikZ' external library where externalized tikzpictures in a landscape environment were rotated incorrectly ( Using tikzexternalize with pdflscape results in ...
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Landscape figure in LaTeX

I have a figure I'm trying to insert which is in landscape and I'm using the following (snipped) code: \documentclass[12pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{wrapfig} ...
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How to wrap text around landscape page

I have from time to time a landscape page. I would like that text around it just normally flows. So something how figure environment works. So that it is not really important where you exactly define ...
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How to make a landscape table fill the whole width?

It seems that neither \textwidth nor \textheight can force the table to fill the whole width. \documentclass[dvips]{book} \usepackage[a4paper,margin=20mm,showframe]{geometry} \usepackage{lscape} ...
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How to fit landscape multi-page table to textwidth

\usepackage{longtable} \begin{landscape} \begin{table}[!htb] \centering \resizebox{\linewidth}{!}{% \begin{longtable}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} % Table here \end{longtable}% }% \end{table} ...
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Landscape and page numbers with pdfpages

I am using pdfpages to insert PDFs into a master file. Some of the PDFs are portrait and some are landscape. I am using pagecommand=\thispagestyle{plain} so that the page numbers are in sequence ...
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Landscape caption for a rotated figure in a portrait page

I've managed to rotate an image 90 degrees to be as if in landscape mode, but I still need to change location and rotation of the caption to match the image's orientation, while keeping the page in ...
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Vertical centering of figure in landscape environment

I am using the pdflscape package to insert landscape pages in my document. On one of these I would like to have a figure that is vertically centered on the page, but I can't find how to do it. MWE: ...
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TikZ: anchors of special node “current page” seem to be incorrect in landscape

I've got a document that I wish to format in landscape in conjunction with some material added as an overlay via TikZ. I can get everything correct if I create a portrait page, but not if I create a ...
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Sidewaystable together with longtable?

I've a massive sidewaystable (code below). I've been trying different combinations of longtable, supertabular, lscape, rotating, sidewaystable, table, etc, and I can't get it to be sideways and also ...
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Geometry: showframe + landscape

I'm using \usepackage[showframe]{geometry} and I'm seeing that when I use a landscape environment (added by pdflscape package) the frame doesn't seem to be OK. Is this an erratum? Is there any way ...
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Rotating a one-page float for pdf viewing

I have a few long tables that should be rotated 90 degrees. These tables pretty much need to take up their own page. Rotating the table itself is not a problem, but I would also like to have an ...
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How to make landscape mode rotate properly in a twoside book?

How can I use pdflscape (or some other?) package in a twoside book so that landscape mode is always rotated so that top of the page points to the middle of the book? By default it seems landscape mode ...
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How to shift graphics/adjust placement of figure with \includegraphics

I composed a diagram that takes up the entire sheet of paper in landscape mode, called diagram.tex (compiled it to generate pdf). I'm trying to include that into an article, but only half of it is ...
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How to wrap text around a landscape table over multiple pages? \sidewaystable or \landscape + \longtable

I am trying to create a landscape table that breaks over multiple pages. I have successfully done this with the following: \begin{landscape} \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth{some columns} \caption[my ...
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Inserting a landscape table into a two-column document

I have a table that takes up the length of a normal sheet of paper (when in landscape) and is only as wide as a single column. I would like to insert the table in landscape mode into one column of the ...
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Landscape forces position of floats

I have a couple of large figures, which I'd like to put on separate pages in landscape mode. \usepackage{lscape} ... \begin{landscape} \begin{figure}[!t] \centering ... \end{figure} ...
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Page Layout in plain tex

I'm trying to start using plain tex (in fact, the pdftex that comes with texlive2010) to write a document but I'm having some trouble with the page layout. My question is at which point is it decided ...
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Insert A3 page with figure into A4 document with active references

Based on the first answer from a previous post "Insert foldable A3 pages in an A4 document with active references", I tried to get a figure on an A3 page in my thesis. However, it does not turn out as ...
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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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Resize longtable to width of landscape page [duplicate]

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{pdflscape} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{landscape} % \resizebox{\textwidth}{!}{ } ...
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Tabulary on a rotated page does not use correct \textwidth

I'm trying to have a tabulary-table on a landscape page in a portrait document. Because I want to have the table use the full width, I tried to set it width to \textwidth, but the width of the table ...
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Using footmisc's para option in lscape

I'd like to use the para option of the package footmisc to make a compact list of (short) footnotes. This works well for regular pages, but stops working when I switch to landscape mode. Does anyone ...
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Floats interrupt and push back text

I have a \subsection{Subsection} Text text text \begin{landscape} \begin{figure}[p] \centering ... \caption{Caption} \label{fig:dcspe} \end{figure} \end{landscape} Other text other text other ...
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Center longtable horizontally over two pages in landscape

I have a longtable in a landscape environment that ranges over two pages, and where I have introduced a page break where it is most appropriate contentwise. The table including descriptions is too ...
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\thispagestyle{empty} with longtable

I have a longtable and landscape table that spans 3 pages. I don't want a page number to be displayed on any of these 3 pages. However, setting \thispagestyle{empty} just preceding the commencement of ...
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Clickable links in PDF are wrong on landscape pages (pdflscape + LuaLaTex)

The hyperlinks in the PDF are not where they should be. It seems to be that glossary links are not "rotated" due to landscape mode. The following MWE illustrates the problem. The error occurs only in ...
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Putting sections and subsections in the page header

I am using LaTeX to display landscape longtables. Due to the nature of the contents, I regularly have sections, subsections, subsubsections and I use paragraph to proxy subsubsubsections (through ...
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Piecing together a diagram from other files

I'm in \documentaclass[landscape]{article} and I'm trying to figure out how I can put together a bunch of figures I've created (with the generous help of TSE users) on this document. What I'm trying ...
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Using pdfpages with mixed landscape / portrait pdfs

I am using pdfpages to include PDFs in my LaTeX document. Some of these pdfs have both landscape and portrait pages, and I won't necessarily know in advance where these occur. Is there a way to get ...
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lscape rotates the whole document

I have been struggling with this for a couple of hours: Including the package lscape immediately rotates the whole document. I have no clue why it happens. The document is very simple: ...
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Sideways table with rotated header on multiple pages

I am trying to have a sideways table on multiple pages with the header rotated at 90 deg. I have used landscape and longtable for the rotation and multipage span (sidewaystable doesn't work with ...
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newcolumntype leads to error with afterpage

when I'm defining a new columntype in an afterpage environment, LaTeX fail with an error: Latex Error: ./chapters/chapter3.tex:149 Illegal parameter number in definition of \AP@. When removing the ...
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memoir class - Mixed portrait and landscape pages

Section 4.2.2. in Notes on book design makes a reference to mixed portrait and landscape pages. I am aware of pdflscape, that allows such a mixing, but as this manual is written by the author of ...
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XeLaTeX forces readers to rotate their heads 90 degrees

My document contains some landscaped pages using lscape package. When I compile the input file using latex-dvips-ps2pdf, the landscaped pages are automatically rotated so readers don't need to rotate ...
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Adjust margins for long table on a landscape page

My minimum working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{array} \begin{document} \begin{landscape} \section{My First Section} ...
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Can I make this table fit in portrait mode?

I have a table which I want to make fit in portrait mode. Do you think this is possible? Here is the minimal example: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{ucs} ...
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Caption at the side of the PDF figure in landscape orientation

The PDF document page I need to include in my document is in landscape orientation. How do I get the resulting output page in the PDF file on one hand shown in landscape orientation with the rotated ...
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Paragraph-style footnotes with bigfoot and (pdf)lscape

I'm using the package bigfoot to declare a custom type of footnote: Thanks to the option [para], the footnotes of this new type will be grouped into a single paragraph. This new type of footnote can ...
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Caption on side of page

I have a image that I want to include in my thesis. It's long, so I have to rotate it, however when I do this the caption remains at the bottom of the page. How can I make the caption go to the side ...
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Extra space on right hand side of table

I have a table in landscape mode, and there is extra space on the right-hand side of my table (see yellow circle). What changes need to be made so that the text is spread evenly across the table? ...
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Center image in landscape mode

I've used the \usepackage{pdflscape} instruction and the following code for inserting an image in a landscape oriented page. \begin{landscape} \begin{figure}[p!] \centering ...
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Should I include page numbers with landscape?

In my paper I have two separate longtables that each go across 3 pages in landscape mode. Which is typographically better (i) include page numbers in the bottom center of these tables (ii) have no ...