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

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Force an image to be centered alone on a page

I'm always facing problems with positioning images at specific places. I posted a question about one week ago and I got an answer for How do I place an image at the center of the page alone? Today I ...
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Letterhead : How to Position Images in Top Left Corner (Revisit)

I'm trying to use this exact template, but I'd like a to put a rectangular image in the top left corner ( I can give you the dimension of said rectangle if you need them). I don't know that the ...
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Trouble setting margins with Resumé header

I am trying to typeset my resumé in LaTeX and have created a header that I am really happy with. However, now that I am starting to fill in the rest of my information the margins I have set up to ...
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xcookybooky — too much vertical space between recipes

It seems to me that there is too much vertical space between individual recipes or between recipe and its hint. Is there a way to make it narrower? MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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xcookybooky — Ingredients and Steps positioning issue [duplicate]

I am seeing something odd positioning issue when my recipes flow from end of one page to next. The page screenshot bellow shows the issue. The "Ingredience" in top left is higher than the "Příprava" ...
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How to change position of symbols that are moved by transposition sign in equation?

I have equation \begin{align} \textbf{P}(k+1|k) = \textbf{F}(k)\textbf{P}(k|k)\textbf{F}^T(k) + \textbf{Q}(k) \end{align} where the sign of transposition \textbf{F}^T makes second the time symbol ...
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Position TikZ node relative to bounding box of overall picture

I would like to draw some points in TikZ, and position them relative to the bounding box of the overall picture. Specifically, I would like to give their y-coordinate explicitly, and have their ...
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Moving underset text closer to main text

I have an arrow with some text directly underneath, using the command \newcommand*{\tautrans}% {\underset{\scriptstyle \tau^*}{\longrightarrow}}% Since \tau^* is not close enough to ...
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Positioning inset image using overlap

I recently read the post about insets (Image inside another image) and am trying to implement the method that uses overlaps. I can get the inset to appear, but I can't figure out how to position it. ...
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How to put algorithm and figure side by side in two column document?

I want to put two figures and an algorithm side by side in a two-column document, and the figures and the algorithm should span two columns. I have surveyed previously asked questions such as How to ...
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Tikz flow chart questions?

I am totally new to the package tikz but I am going to make a flow chart for my poster. I used the template provided by this link I just modify some parts I can understand and the source code is ...
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Grouping cells in a tabular environment

I'm drawing a grid structure using a tabular environment. Some cells are empty, some cells are filled and some cells contain a symbol. Nothing spectacular there. \documentclass{article} ...
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How to insert text between two figures?

How to insert text between two figures or images in LaTeX? I have this code \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth]{1.jpg} \caption{Resala's Donation Page.} ...
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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 left align an equation, with a brace as left delimiter? [duplicate]

This is my code: \begin{document} $$ \sigma(s,i) = \left\{ \begin{array}{ll} \tau_{si} & \mbox{si } \{s,i\} \in E \\ \infty & \mbox{sinon.} \end{array} \right. $$ \end{document} I ...
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Make a minipage float

I am using the minipage environment to put a table and figure next to each other. Now I would like this to 'float' like a normal figure or table, such that LaTeX decides where to put it (using the ...
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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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put a footnote just in down margin no near of body text [duplicate]

i want put footnote just margin down no near body text i find this where i can handle the space between body text and down margin but is hard calculate space for all my footnotes ...
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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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Access loop variable outside loop

Here's what I have created, but how could I access the loop variable \n outside the foreach loop so that I could write sth like this: \n = \n + 1 % this is definitely not right, and it seems I ...
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How to define the default vertical distance between nodes?

Use positioning can control the individual vertical position of nodes. But is there any way to control the default vertical spacing? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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change position of figure in beamer

I need to put a figure in a specific position in a beamer presentation ... Does it have a solution using X and Y coordinate or another thing? What do I need to change in the following code? ...
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Title page report with TikZ [closed]

I want to make the front page shown in the attached PDF. Someone! help me?
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Equation and image in a row

I have example (defined as \newtheorem{example}{Example}[section]) and inside I have four-level equation of same size as an image ABC.png that I want to put on the right from the equation. But it is ...
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Beamer - Textblock and Show notes on second screen

my question might seem to have been already asked in Absolute positioning in beamer when using `show notes on second screen`: text on wrong page or in Title picture misplaced in Beamer when using ...
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Spacing issues with letterhead background

I have a letterhead background that I use on cover letters. I am having spacing issues with some text being obscured by the letterhead image. I have tried using \\, \\*, vspace{5in} etc to no avail. ...
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Chapter header is not placed right before pagebreak [duplicate]

I have a document that is followed by a set of appendices. In one of these appendices, I want to include flowcharts as figures that take a whole page. The way I want it to look is as follows: First ...
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Fine Tuning Float Positioning [duplicate]

How can I make a float have a dedicated page AND be always placed on an EVEN page (ie left page of double sided book)? I explicitly do not want to have certain floats taking up a whole page on the ...
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Tikz vertical alignement text and shape

I want to vertically align sans serif font with a rectangle. The following code show the problem: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary[positioning] ...
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Figure section including image goes above the section definition [duplicate]

Trying to use the following code: \subsection {Shop} \begin{figure} \makebox[\textwidth][c]{ \includegraphics[scale=0.65]{shop.png} } \caption{Shop Tab} \label{fig:shopTab} ...
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Page number position on page with table of contents

I want to position page numbers in my document in top-right corner. I managed to do so using fancyhdr (see below). \usepackage{fancyhdr} \hypersetup{% pdfborder = {0 0 0} } ...
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Tikz positionning on the baseline

I have the following piece of code \begin{tikzpicture} [mainbullet/.style={rectangle, minimum size=0.3cm,draw=orange!100, fill=orange!100,thick}, % maintitle/.style={rectangle,opacity= 0.5}, % ...
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Extra page at beginning of appendix containing big figures

I have an appendix that contains two full-page figures. The first page of the appendix is always blank except for the title -- I suspect this is a common problem with appendices of full page figures. ...
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How can I put the table caption on the top in pdfLaTeX? [duplicate]

I have this code \begin{table}[H] \caption{My Caption } \centering \begin{tabular}{*{6}{|p{3cm}}} \hline\hline But caption comes at bottom. I can't use this \begin{table}[Ht] as it ...
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TikZ picture positioning in landscape

I wrote a large game tree (using automata package) and need to display it in landscape mode. I already tried to use both textpos and geometry (newgeometry command) packages but without any positive ...
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How to set the distance between to subfigures each with a tikz-pic inside?

My code is as follows. I want to increase the distance between the two diagrams: \PassOptionsToPackage{usenames,dvipsnames,svgnames,table}{xcolor} \documentclass [11pt,a4paper] {article} ...
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Using Tikz Fit to draw a node covering a Tikz chains

A chain of nodes is drawn using tikz chains. I would like to draw a rectangle node covering the chain nodes (or, multiple rectangle nodes covering subsets of them). I am using tikz fit. ...
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How to arrage multiple figures?

I try to arrage multiple figures in one page, but I failed. I hope they display as follow: Any suggestion will be greatly appreciated.
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Eps Position Problem [duplicate]

I am trying to put a graph inside my TeX file it somehow misses its original places and moves somewhere else. What can I do to fix it? Here is my code: \documentclass{article} ...
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Positioning figures [duplicate]

I want to force a table and a figure to appear in a page with nothing except them. I've tried \clearpage but it makes lots of extra spaces in the document. Also some of the figs appear in the end of ...
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How to split the page with images on the right and information to the left

I would like to do the following but more correctly: I would like to have to have the images on the right and information on the left. I tried using wrapfigure package to do it but I don't think ...
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Picture “stuck” in a position [duplicate]

I am inserting several figures in my text with the \includegraphics command but some of them are not being placed correctly and they don't move when I change the command's parameters. This works ...
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How to force a figure and a table to stay on the same page in LaTeX? [duplicate]

I have an image and a table that I want to display on a page. Each eats up little less than half of the space available so there's not much room for any other stuff on that page, but I know there is ...
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Caption issue when placing figure side by side

I placed 2 figures side by side using the minipage method from this post, and the figures look perfectly fine. However, the caption of the right figure stick out into the margin, why is that and how ...
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How to arrange floating image top centered?

I am using image in my report as follows to make it top centered. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum}% http://ctan.org/pkg/lipsum \usepackage{graphicx,caption}% ...
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Adding a “take away” box to a beamer slide

In Powerpoint presentations (especially with slides produced by consultants), it's common to add a box at the bottom of a slide that indicates the main point. What would be some LaTeX code for adding ...
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Finding the current position on the PDF

I am trying to generate automated reports in R using knitr. There are a list of objects I need to print on the PDF and the size (rows, columns, length etc.) can vary. The problem is that when any of ...
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Dividing Scrolling text

Based on the video available here : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkBCeOBbAmM I try to understand what the following code does \def\text{\setbox\galley=\vbox\bgroup \hsize= 5cm \hrule} ...
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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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LaTeX XY positioning

I have not been using latex in a while and I would like to try to implement the tips & tricks given in this video during the TUG conference by Jean Luc Doumont : ...