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

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Title page with title in a fixed vertical position

I'm making a custom (kind of) title page. Vertically, it contains a tabularx with a set of logos, then comes the title, the author, ... I want to remove the tabularx but keep everything else in the ...
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How to fix tikzpicture vertical position in beamer frame?

In the following MWE I have to frames with the same figure and some stuff below. It works but when switching from frame 1 to frame 2 the tikzpicture element is shifted producing a bad visual effect. ...
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Wrapfigure: skip some lines

I am having a wrapfigure at the bottom of my page in the last paragraph which refuses a nice looking position. x -> text, # -> wrapfigure: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx ...
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Barcode with text wrapping and on every page

I am trying to get a dynamic \psbarcode barcode (it changes based on the page) to display in the top right corner of every single page and I would also like the text of the page to wrap around this. I ...
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How to add text into a QR-Code?

I want to add a text to the QR-Code. I want a small numbers in one of the four black squares. \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, parskip]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{pst-barcode} ...
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Force placement of currently unplaced figures before a certain block of text

A paper I am writing is quite figure-heavy, and one of my sections has more figures than text. Unfortunately, because of this, the figures get spread out through the rest of my paper and even end up ...
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How can I position an image in an arbitrary position in beamer?

I am making a presentation using beamer, and I want to be able to position a certain image the way I want in a frame. I am not sure how to do that. Is there some way you can specify coordinates in the ...
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Floating figures and tikzposter

I'm trying to use the class tikzposter to write a scientific poster. I need to link the figures to my text, therefore I need to use \caption and \label commands. It seems impossible to use floating ...
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How to force oversized figure off of the bottom of the page and up to the top

I have a figure that is bigger than the margins. In the long run, the size won't matter. But for now, Latex is putting it on its own page (which is fine) and placing it at the very bottom of the ...
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Rotating text in marginnote?

I am creating a one-page conference flyer featuring a background image. I would like to add a photo credit positioned to the lower right corner of the page, but rotated 90 degrees. How to do this ...
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Location and size of pgf plot axis in a tikzpicture - with tikz positioning library?

This could be a second part to Positioning pgfplots axis in tikzpicture , I guess ; consider the following MWE: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} ...
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Subscript. Superscript. Middlescript?

What's the best way to vertically center inline text for both math and text modes? Is there something similar to \textsuperscript for non-math mode?
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Text on one side and figure on the other side of A3 paper

For now, I have two minipages in a minipage on a A3 page, and the text should be on the left in normal height and the figure to the right (which works). I have a problem with the text in a minipage ...
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How to control the space allotted for a signature in letter documents?

I want to type my name in block capitals and in italics in the space highlighted in the blackbox, but I can't seem to be able to. Everything else is fine with the cover letter, I just need to type my ...
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Position \tikz\node on running text flow, aligned at baseline?

In the MWE below, I'd like the inserted "y" nodes to be aligned at baseline, so there is no difference from flow of running text; then finally, I want to align the "X" node with one of the "y" nodes, ...
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Apostrophe placement issue

I'm trying to typeset word form DARPA's and I'm experiencing some issues with spacing the apostrophe in relation to the neighboring letters. In particular, if I just use the text as is, LaTeX places ...
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Beamer Overlay — Reveal box around line of {align} environment

Summary: How can I create an overlay slide where the only thing being done is boxing/circling the last line of an align environment? In a lot of math classes, we begin with some initial problem, then ...
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Positioning of text and table always at the bottom of a page

I need to align some content (text/tables) always at the bottom of a page. In between there is a tableofcontents - this is obvisouly of relative length. That's why I cannot use absolute distance with ...
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Pgfplots: Placing legends individually to the end of lines

I have a few days of experience with LaTeX. It seems almost everything is possible if you just find out how. So, here is a challenge... If a plot has many lines it is much more readable to have ...
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Placing a rectangular node in tikz by specifying two opposing corners

In \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (bottom left) at (10,10); \coordinate (top right) at (20,20); \draw[rounded ...
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Adjust size and placement of \diameter symbol

I'm trying to match the size and placement of \diameter (from wasysym) with that of \circ. I want the two symbols horizontally aligned with the same size circle. Any suggestions? MWE: %XeLaTeX ...
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Multiple figures in a two column latex file

I have a two-column latex file that I am writing into (I am using \documentclass{mn2e}). I would like to add 4 figures, with a 2X2 (2rows, 2columns) format, with two figures using the first column of ...
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Side by side figures adjusted to have equal height

I have two graphics of different dimensions which I would like to put into my document side by side such that: The two figures are scaled to have the same height. The two figures take up the entire ...
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How can I set margins and positions in my list environment

I'm quite new to (La)TeX stuff like macros and custom environments, so I'm not sure, whether I'm using the right approach. I want to create my own list environment, which should produce something ...
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Align an image at the right of a text in LyX

I am LyX user and I would like to align an image at the right side of my title but I don't know how..:/ I am using as module "report". I've attached a screenshot in order to illustrate where I want ...
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How to place all floats currently in holding queue at specific point

I read a great post by Frank Mittelbach on how floats work, but I still have a problem: Is there a way to empty the float holding queue, thus placing all figures/tables ect at a certain point. Namely ...
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How to place a caption in the bottom right corner of a grid of images?

I have a grid of images as shown below. This is achieved using the code below (taken from: [how to insert a fixed number of figures per row/col])2 \begin{figure} ...
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Placement of three figures in beamer

I want to position 3 figures in beamer, with the first two justified at the left, the second being below the first, and the third at the right. However, I need the third image to be vertically ...
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Line between two lines

I'm trying to make a business card using LaTeX. This is what I have come up with so far. The only thing I'm unhappy with is that I'd like the phone number to move down half a line so that it is ...
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TikZ: Move text a little higher

What do I have to change in the following definition, so that the text is a little bit higher? \newcommand{\header}[3]{% \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] \node [rectangle, ...
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Misplaced figure

I don't understand why the figure is above the section title. \documentclass[paper=a4, fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \clearpage \section*{Códigos} \begin{figure} ...
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Placing images in entries (Friggeri CV)

Sorry for another Friggeri CV-related question, this is the last one. I feel like the solution should be really easy with tikzpicture nodes, but I just cannot make it work... I am using Friggeri's CV ...
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How to move Beamer headline below frametitle?

I am creating my own Beamer theme based on the Berlin theme and what I want to do is to move the navigation bar below the frametitle, instead of the default position (i.e., top of page, above ...
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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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How to include 3 vertically aligned subfigures, while making them appear as 3 separate “Main” (and not sub-) figures?

I want to place 3 figures on top of each other and I figured out a way to do that using subcaption package. But, they appear as sub-figures and not the "main" figures. I think it's because of the ...
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angled fraction like superscript [duplicate]

I would like to draw a fraction like symbol that looks similar to \frac{a}{b} BUT is angled so that the a is higher than the b and the slash is angled. Sort of like a % sign but not as drastic. Not ...
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Positioning/ Size of MarginText in CV (classicthesis/curvvita)

I'm trying to write my CV in LaTeX, with classicthesis and curvvita for style format. I've got the following code: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{marginnote} \reversemarginpar % Move the ...
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Mismatched figure positioning in twocolumn landscape format

I'm trying to create a twocolumn landscape document with four images per page (two per column, two columns per page). Except for the first figure, all are identical in form. The first figure is to ...
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Centering full-page tikz images - with mid-document paper size change

I just got this question answered: xetex - Centering full-page Tikz image on page without margins with xelatex? - TeX - LaTeX ... and all works there.   However, here is my problem - I ...
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Why is my minipage in beamer foreach environment moving horizontally?

I am preparing a presentation with several very similar slides so I would like to use a \foreach loop with \only to generate them. The frames also contains minipages and these minipages seem to cause ...
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Text added after and outside the tikzpicture environment lies on top of the image

I have added a rectangle using the tikzpicture environment. But whatever text is added after and outside the environment lies on top of the image. I've been searching for a solution but haven't come ...
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Text in framed boxes with arrows [duplicate]

A question similar to How can I construct a page layout with framed boxes? I need to construct a very simple flow chart with a few vertically and horizontally aligned boxes with arrows betweem them. ...
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Correct positioning of diacritic mark over capital char [closed]

I'm implemeting the specific standard caled as hip, in which I have ', '=', as a diacritics marks. So I know about \'s\'S, but since the are not in the hip standard I can't use them. So I have a two ...
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flipbook-images in even pages

I have made a flip book but I would like to ask a couple of questions. First, I want I would like to place the images only in even pages of the book. Also, I would like to place the images in the ...
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\centerline + \href

I want to center a hyper link, using the following commands has the same results in the created pdf file but LaTeX gives me error \href{URL}{\centerline{text}}------>>> error: there's no ...
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include graphics overlapping figures, (sig-alternate.tex) format

I have several images that span the entire length of the two-column sig-alternate format I am using. I would like to avoid images on the same page from overlapping. How can I achieve this? I am using ...
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Get current position in the line / get space untill end of line

How can I get the current position within the line? Or how can I find out how much space is left until the end of line? (With the help of \linewidth it is easy to deduct one value from the other) ...
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positioning a node on a path rather than “above” or “below”

Is there a third alternative for nodes on a path, that means "on" rather than above or below? The default appears to be above. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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drawing a line that stops at the edge of a shape

Is there any way to modify this example so the line to "Hey!" stops at the edge of its node boundary? (Or at least stops drawing some distance short of its final position) I know I can use a fill but ...
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Node position based on two nodes

I'm trying to position nodes with tikz to draw a schematic. I would like to position nodes containing explanations text stacked below each other and at a specific x shift from the related word. My ...