{positioning} is about positioning document elements. Use this tag in addition to other tags specifying what should be positioned.

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How to change the position of the Chapter Number (pedersen style of memoir)

I am creating a document using the memoir class and pedersen style. In my document which is mainly portrait, I have to display some diagrams in a landscape orientation. Unfortunatley, one of the pages ...
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Positioning of progress bar relative theme elements

I’m trying to position a minimal progress bar just beneath the frame title and frame title + framesubtitle bar of the Warsaw theme: \documentclass[compress]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { ...
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Text goes over image in two-column article document

I want to have two images side-by-side in a two-column article. I tried to use the second part of Gonzalo Medina's answer to this question but, my text flows over the second .eps image. I thought the ...
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How to position vertically more letters according to alphabetical order in the margin of the page?

The original question with accepted answers shows how to set a letter to the margin of the page and position it vertically according to alphabetical order. There appears two issues that I need to ...
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A Question of Latex Layouting Using \vspace{\fill} and Multi Columned Page

This question is related to this question. Read that question, and read the first and the only answer, and its comments. Answer I got was worked well. But there is a very little problem. Let's say ...
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image position problem

I have a problem with images positioning. I dont know why but latex puts the last figure on a new page. I want it all at the same page. And I cant find what is wrong. Here is my code: ...
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Tikz Cordinate Positioning

Good day all, I am trying to merge 2 objects which I have been helped to achieve earlier. I taught it should be easy but nay its not. Kindly see the attached. My dream is the figure on the right ...
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TikZ positioning problem

I am trying to draw a more complex one but with no success. I want the one with one stiffness and damper (KR and CR) to be joined with the open end of the one with spring alone (K4). Also I am using ...
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Arrows to text above and below line

I have been searching for an answer for some time but have not come across a solution. I am taking some notes from a programming course and need to take a line of code and identify each individual ...
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How to position an xypic diagram within body of text [duplicate]

I have an xypic diagram that I want to have within the body of text (article class). The .tex file looks like this at the relevant place: \section{A Framework} What we have now is a picture that ...
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How to add thumbnail photo to frametitles in beamer

Is there a beamer theme that allows one to add small thumbnails of authors to the right end of the frame title line? Ideally I'd like something that can easily work on successive pages throughout a ...
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Automating minipage positioning

Many times we have to use tables that do not accept footnote. This mostly happens with longtable environment. What I do for footnotes for these longtables is to actually use minipage, applying the ...
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How to position a node in the corner of the (current) TikZ picture?

I'm drawing a flowchart as a standalone TikZ picture and want to position the legend in the lower right corner of the picture. How can I reference this position or find its coordinates?
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Positioning of text in table cells

In the above depicted table I am not happy with the positioning of the text "Job category" and "Distribution of 1000...". Ideally, I would like the job category text to be aligned in the centre of ...
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How do I do complex positioning of my subfigures?

I'm writing my bachelors thesis, and I have som trouble positioning my subfigures. I have three figures in different sizes, and I would like to have an output like this: I tried typing the ...
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Adding Additional Arguments to \title{} command in moderncv classic format

I want to add an extra argument to the \title{} command in moderncv so that I can bring the "last updated"...... to the cross mark and the title should be at the top right corner like I have shown. I ...
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Big watermark for tiled pages

I want to arrange pages of my presentation in a rectangular array. I want to print on each page (what may be the equivalent of) a watermark which is a portion of a glyph. For this discussion let us ...
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Why is default origin off the page in picture environment

This may be a stupid question, but where is the origin on the page for picture environment? Every thing I read says that (x,y)=(0,0) is at the lower, left corner. But for me, x=0 is to the right of ...
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Rearranging subfloats with subcaption

I have some code which gives the following result: The code was: \documentclass[demo]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[hypcap=true]{subcaption} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[tbp] ...
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How to position text on a page exactly?

I have a preset background picture which is essentially a role playing character sheet without any text on it. I need to position a lot of information on it and it has to line up exactly with the ...
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Flafter sometimes ignores a section title

I'm using the flafter package to prevent floats from appearing before their positions in the LaTeX source code. When I put a float just after a section title and the section starts at the beginning ...
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Keep float out of a environment (for example definitions)

I knew that floats float around and sometimes are placed far away from where one wants them to be. With the times I learned to work with it, and there are already many posts about it. I have a kind ...
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Align minipage to baseline of first or last line inside minipage?

The minipage environment has options for making the top, bottom, or center of the minipage box line up with the baseline of the surrounding text. Is there a way to make it line up to the baseline of ...
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Avoid title moving when adding subtitle

I am writing a presentation using Latex and beamer. Each frame in my presentation has a title, and may or may not have an additional subtitle. What bothers me is that when there is the subtitle, the ...
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Bad height positioning when superscript and \dot appear together

I try to type \dot x^i to represent the time derivative of the coordinate x^i. But in \dot x^i the superscript i will be to high, while in {\dot x}^i the dot will be too high. My attempt \dot ...
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Issues with images in latex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned I want to to show three ...
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Break apart text in a two column page and place table

Is it imposible to insert something like \newpage to break up the text and place a table ? i have tried several float control packages, \floatbarrier and so on nothing gives the desired result - ...
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tikz left of = node.center

Following Problem with tikz: I want to Position my nodes as seen in the attached Picture. So "east" of my node "a" is my "west" of node "b"; (in short: a.east=b.west). in Addition i would love to add ...
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Vertically center tikzpicture in table

I'm tryin to vertically center a tikzpicture in a table. Here's a not-very-minimal example: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % UFT8 - danske bogstaver og andet godt fra havet ...
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How to make a graph inset

I have a graph where I want to place another graph as an inset. I now have the following code which creates an inset graph on the bottom left corner. How can I move the inset to the upper right or ...
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Wrapfig places picture at end of document

I'm trying to use a wrap fig to place an image next to some text. But when it compiles the image gets placed at the very end of the document several pages away from where it is supposed to be. The ...
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Positioning a node with respect to a group of nodes

I have a set of nodes that is generated by a macro, and I would like to position a node with respect to the north, west, south of this set of nodes. In my example I would for instance like to position ...
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how to put a same costum text at the end of every page

I have set the bottom margin to zero: \usepackage[margin=1cm,marginparwidth=1.5cm, top=0cm,bottom=0cm,left=0.1cm,right=0.1cm,showframe ]{geometry} and I want to put the same text at the bottom ...
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How do I draw arrow in my figure, such that the arrow points to a particular node?

I have a figure of a graph with 8 nodes. I want to draw arrows, s.t. they will point to some of the nodes (for example I want to draw arrows pointing to 4 of the nodes). Also, next to each arrow I ...
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How can I get the figures not to be pushed to the end of the document?

For some reason, my figures get pushed to the end of the document. I tried begin{figure}[t], [h] and other options, but none helped. Any ideas how to get the figures to appear much earlier in the ...
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Positioning tikz nodes to the top

I have four circles in a beamer frame, \begin{tikzpicture}[% common options for the circles: ball/.style = {circle, draw, align=center, anchor=north, inner sep=0}] \node<1>[ball,text ...
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A letter under word

How can I write a letter under a word. Eg: Assume that I have to write $\textbf{P}$ centered under the word "maximize". When I tried with "_", the output is \begin{equation} maximize_{\textbf{P}} ...
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How to position a TikZ picture?

I have a problem with positioning a TikZ picture. I want to position a half circle, but I don't know how I should do it. \begin{tikzpicture} \draw [domain=0:180] plot ({cos(\x)}, {sin(\x)}); ...
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Scheduling a float to appear on a specific, later page?

Consider the following MWE - let's say it's called test.tex: \batchmode % \ifx\article\undefined % \documentclass[12pt,journal,onecolumn,twoside,draftcls,letterpaper]{IEEEtran} % \else % ...
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How to put a full-width table at the top or bottom of the same two-column page as the reference text?

I'm posting today because I would like to reduce white space in a document I'm writing. The content is two-columns but I have floating tables that span across both columns (table*). At some point, ...
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Beamer ToC: vertical spacing compressed when making ToC in columns environment

I am trying to adapt the Beamer table of content to my needs. I use the columns environment to change the lay-out of frames with a lot of white space. This works fine in most cases, but when I use it ...
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How to position wide figures in two column documents

I want to an image at the bottom of a page in a two column document. Using figure* causes the image to jump to the bottom of the document. Is there a way to avoid this? Here is an example: ...
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Nodes on arrows not aligned nicely

I've written the LaTeX for an automaton that looks like this: As you can see, the 'b' on the arrow from q1 to q3 is positioned lower than the 'a, b, c' on the arrow from q3 to q2. Also, the 'b' ...
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CV image latex code

I want to add a CV picture to add the right side in this section (see image). The picture must almost fit in the data section. I tried many things, but none of them is working. Does anybody how I can ...
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Why I can not place my figure where I want?

I have some text and after that I want to insert a figure. The text almost finishes on the second page, so I want to place the figure on the top of the third page (right after the text), but I cant. ...
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Image and coauthor (sbtitle) in the very first page [BOOK class]

I'm sorry if you can find my questions very stupid, but I need some help. I'm actually writing my thesis and I've encountered a couple of problems. First of all, I notice, I'm using the class book ...
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Table and figure side-by-side with independent captions

Looking to put a table and a figure side by side so that the table and figure have their own captions. A crude sketch ------------ ----------------- TABLE | a | b | ...
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includegraphics, space after picture in multicol environment

I try to place pictures within the columns of a mulicol environment. The look should be register-true (even if there is no support for that in latex), i.e. all lines should be at same height across ...
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How to place a different background image on each part of a book

Do you know if it is possible to place a background image on each \part of a book? Ideally, for each part I would like to be able to put a different background image. Currently, I am using the ...
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Positioning of tcolorbox in list enviroment

For emphasis some key features in my texts I use tcolorbox, which is pushed to the outside border. in normal text this work fine but in itemize environment it is pushed more outside then I desire. ...