{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 make different caption placement for figures on odd and even pages?

For small figures, I want for captions to go on the right or on the left depending on the page number, whether it is odd or even. To do that I define the command \row as follows: ...
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Controlling table at the beginning of a section [closed]

I have a document, and there is a chapter with few tables. In this chapter I have this section: \section{Some section} \begin{table}[H] \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|} --- \end{tabular} \caption{Some ...
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How can I render a large number of tables in succession?

In the following code an error !h' float specifier changed to !ht` I think because my tables span multiple pages. How can I get them to display properly one after the other? ...
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The place of my table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? My problem is that my ...
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Centered box, text inside it flushed right?

I have some text (like a title), that needs to be centered, and some notes to it (multiline - note 1 \\ note 2), which should be directly underneath it and on the left side of it: Some ...
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Making a table in LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? I want to insert a table ...
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How can I shift the text of a node?

I'm using tikz to represent an axe. The code is the following: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{xcolor} \usetikzlibrary{trees} \usepackage{relsize} ...
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Forcing a figure to appear on the next page

I have a figure which takes up an entire page of space. When I use \includegraphics to put it in my document, instead of appearing on the next page, it appears at the end of the section. However, I ...
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Adding a header to the right hand top corner from a specific page

This is how my page looks: What I want to do is, add a header to the blackened portion in this image: These are the settings that I am already using: \documentclass[letter, ...
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Label automatically positioned so that it doesn't overlap anything

I produce automatically generated LaTeX-files with nodes and links. Is it possible to put the label of the node outside of the node and it is automatically positioned somewhere, such that there is no ...
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Why the order of \inputs is wrong at my final pdf? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned I have a simple single ...
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How to create a 'fact box' or pull quote that is tied to the margins of your page?

I'd like to accomplish the following: Ut convallis libero in ------------------- urna ultrices accumsan. | | Donec sed odio eros. | "an important | Donec viverra mi quis ...
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Alignment of colorbar with colorbar to name

I am trying to make a group of plots with groupplots sharing the same colorbar and the same y axis. An example: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepgfplotslibrary{groupplots} ...
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Change distance between page number and bottom edge of page

I am trying to make my page numbers .75in from the bottom of the page. Currently they are about .5in or so. I think \usepackage{fancyhdr} will work but what is the option to change this without ...
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How to place two ctables side by side

ctable, not a regular table/tabular. How can I get two narrow ctables to go side by side? I want them to be subtables of a larger table, just two independent tables side by side. I've tried using a ...
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Alignment's \author

How I can put authors in list form. \author{ aaaaa \and bbbb \and ccc } Ok, but the names appear on the same line and I want to display them vertically.
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Change caption width together with subfloat

In the following code the package that give the problems is \usepackage[font=small,format=plain,labelfont=bf,up,textfont=it,up,width=0.85\textwidth]{caption} What I want to do is change ...
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Hyperlink button in the same slide that consists of “\includepdf”

I am making slide using beamer. I'd like to use hyperlink button at the end of the table from another PDF file named table4. I am trying the following, but "main" button shows up different slide. Is ...
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How to center two custom defined layout elements on a row?

So I am limited via some style doc on how image elements with captions look like: some code like in here does what they do: \renewcommand{\@makecaption}[2]{% \abovecaptionskip=-5pt ...
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Footer placement in LaTeX

I'm trying to write a footer in my document. I'm using the following command \cofoot{\so{\Large\Letter} abc@def.com \ {\Large\Telefon} (+12) 345-678-9101} How to manually place the footer in the ...
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Two pictures and text on one page

I got the following problem: I want to have two pictures at the end of a subsection just before the next subsections starts. I tried it with: \begin{figure}[ht] \centering ...
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Left Justifying the Date with Scrlttr2

I would like to left justify the date in the KOMA-Script scrlttr2 class so that it aligns with the left margin of the body. I have no other data in the refline. This question helped me to get my ...
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Image positioning problems [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned I'm having troubles positioning some images. Some appear where i want them to, others appear right at the end ...
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Problem with odd/even margins when environment crosses page boundaries

In this question, I described a problem I have with marginpars appearing on the wrong side of the page when they occur near a page break. I ran into a different, but perhaps related problem described ...
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How to arrange mdframed side by side?

How to arrange mdframed side by side, like mdframed1 mdframe2 \begin{mdframed}[roundcorner=10pt] table 1 \end{mdframed} \leavevmode \hspace{2cm} \begin{mdframed}[roundcorner=10pt] table 2 ...
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put ending text at the beginning of next page

I have some text at the end of my page and I would put it at the beginning of the next page.which could be the best way to have this result?
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Inserting a small vertical space in a table

Is there a way that I can insert a small space in a table? When I use a superscript, the number touches the \hline. \documentclass[9pt,letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{helvet} ...
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Positioning of equations (begin equation command)

This is a follow up from my previous question, Positioning of equations. I managed to get my equations alligned to the left, but in my latex document, I have also been using: \begin{equation} X^2 := ...
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Positioning of equations

How would I shift my whole set of equations/calculations at the left, to be aligned with "Example"? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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How to draw a not fully-connected elliptic arrow using TikZ?

I want to draw an arrow like this: I found this question which is kind of similar, but it relies on that the circle is fully drawn. What I want to do is to draw an ellipsis which has a small gap in ...
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tikzmark to have different behaviour if first run (and mark locations not yet available)

The macro \tikzmark has been incredibly useful to me, but do not like the default behavior upon first run. So, I would like to be able to determine if this is a first run (where there coordinates of ...
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Marginpar appearing on the wrong side (using memoir)

The subject line pretty much says it all: some marginal notes (beginning of the second page) do not appear on the correct side. (The question is: how can I fix this automatically?) Below is a MWE that ...
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Subfloat caption in wrong position

My subfloat command is standard and simple: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx,subfig,caption} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h!] \centering ...
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TikZ-equivalent of bordermatrix with automatic alignment of labels

I would like to create a TikZ matrix (containing pictures in the cells) and annotate rows/columns of this matrix is the same manner as \bordermatrix allows. This is (approximately) a picture of what I ...
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Move sidecap images to the end of the document

I'm trying to move all the figures to the end of my document, so I can judge its length based on text alone (My undergraduate thesis has to be no more then 20 pages, not counting figures). I've been ...
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Controlling the exact position of objects on a page

I'm using Linux on a server (CentOS 5) to generate a one page PDF report using LaTeX. The LaTeX distribution is quite old - latex --version returns the following: pdfeTeX 3.141592-1.21a-2.2 (Web2C ...
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Automated Newspaper Layout (with TeX and abroad)

Update: I'd like to revive (and revise) this question a bit because there have been some recent developments, and furthermore I would be happy to encourage some up-to-date discussion. I'm thinking ...
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Specific image layout

I can combine graphics with the following: \begin{figure*}[ht] \begin{center}$ \begin{array}{ccc} \includegraphics{Figures/fig1.pdf}\\ \includegraphics{Figures/fig2.pdf}\\ ...
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How to use the equivalent of a vfill in a tabular environment?

I have a table with two columns and one row. The first one is long and determines the overall height of the table (if need be it can be fixed to \textheight). In the second column I have two images. I ...
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Force impagination sequence

I want to force my document to be in this order: text tabular image This group is repeated some times; as you can imagine the compiler mix the elements (e.g. text1, tab1, text2, tab2, img1, img2). ...
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Figures and Tables 'push down' text in the right column

When I use the IEEE two-column latex template, sometimes the text in the right column does not start at the top, but gets 'pushed down'. This happens sometimes when adding figures or table. A similar ...
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How can I put a page of figures as the next to last page?

Right now, at the end of my document I have my bibliography and then I do \clearpage followed by my 4 figures which occupy a page in total. This figure page is the last page of my document. However, ...
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Graphics not showing up where I want them to [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Force figure placement in text Quite new to LaTeX so I apologize if this is a rookie/obvious error. I'm trying to include some figures in a college report I'm doing. ...
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How to place two line of text in front of the sum sign?

So I have this \[ min\sum_{i=1}^{n} \] which results in What should I change to get this:
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Image (figure) positioning

I got two cases with images I wish to use within a document. One is a logo, I would like to use it in the front page, at the top-right corner. How do I do that? The second are a drawings which I ...
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Problem with position of table using sidewaystable environment

I am using the sidewaystable environment to rotate a table and its caption. My problem is that when compiling, there is a blank space at the bottom of the page and the table is moved to the top, ...
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How can I add size of Tikz drawing into size of equation?

This is slightly modified code from Frédéric's answer to How can I add clips above matrix? \documentclass{mwrep} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Vertical alignment for tables [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Set table position to top How to place a float at the top of a floats-only page? I've got this problem... I tried with the search but I couldn't figure out! I've got ...
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Centering item along several nodes in bmatrix

How can I position X exactly in the middle of space between a and d column? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \[ \begin{bmatrix} a & b & c & d & e \\ ...
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placing caption on the top right or top left -

I would like to have my captions as shown in the image below. I want them to appear on the TOP left of the image. I tried SideCap, but it puts them at the bottom of image.