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

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Tikz picture appears at the wrong location inside the document [duplicate]

I haven't found any question on this but I'm having problems when placing a Tikz picture in a document. It's enclosed in a Figure environment, and it uses \centerfloat to center it, with some code in ...
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tables side-by-side using minipage

I'm trying to get three tables side by side using minipage. In spite of my horrific efforts my tables keep stacking on top of each other instead of standing beside what drives me mad. Can anybody spot ...
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\part title does not result centered

The first \part title (\part{introduction}) does not result in the center of the page, but it ends at its top, with an horizontal line above. On the contrary, all the other \part titles are correctly ...
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TikZ Spacing Between Arrow and Node

I'm attempting to draw a simple diagram comprised of three nodes arrange in a triangle. I'm having a difficulty with getting the arrows to "connect" to one of the nodes, there's a small space between ...
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How to draw an arrow in the middle of the line of a circle and how to position the arrow?

My problem is related to TikZ: How to draw an arrow in the middle of the line?: My Example: I like to have two circles - I want to position the arrow of circle no. 1 at south.south west of circle no. ...
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Page Number Position scrartcl [closed]

is there any possibility to move the page numbering from the bottom middle to the bottom right in the scrartcl package? Thanks in advance
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Positioning second wallpaper on same page

I am trying to make a letterhead using two different logos on a page using latex. I am using the following codes. \ThisCenterWallPaper{0.3}{logo.png} \setlength{\wpXoffset}{-6.1cm} ...
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figure and figure* with inconsistent orders

How to have figures of both types \figure{} and \figure*{} ordered correctly among one another? I have elements of both types \figure{} and \figure*{} in a document (its class is ...
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hatching table cells fails when using positioning

I'm trying to hatch some table cells by following the code here. It seems to work fine, but then when I change the positioning to \begin{table}[!h] the hatching stops showing up. The correct result ...
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How to place a float at the top of a floats-only page?

I just got a short algorithm on my page, and it keeps getting aligned at the center of the page. But I want to have it aligned at the top, what do I have to do?
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text with double arrow

Please help me with the anti-circulant square matrix notation. It looks like the vector notation but has a double line arrow. \xRightarrow from mathtools wouldn't work because the arrow is in the ...
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Setting west, east, north, south to position with tikzmark

I'm using the library tikzmark with usetikzlibrary(tikzmark). The following code \newcommand{\DrawCircle}[1]{% \begin{tikzpicture}[overlay,remember picture] \draw[color=red] (pic cs:#1) circle ...
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Accented Character in ornamental drop-caps using Zallman Caps

I'm looking to use an ornamental drop-caps using Zallman Caps and the lettrine package. However Zallman Caps doesn't have all characters I'm interested. In particular, I'm interested in placing ...
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How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with?

Often floats may land quite a bit later in the document than the point they are created, sometimes after a section break. Is there a way to force a new section to start on a new page, after any ...
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Moderncv: picture below name and line in casual style

I found a screenshot of a cv that is obviously an adaption of the moderncv class with casualsettings: The two differences to the normal casualsetting are that the photo is below the name and title, ...
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Including a centered icon into a QR code

Some people like having a icon in the centre of their QR code... I want to use the QRCode library to produce such a QR code. For now, I'm using \documentclass[landscape,8pt]{minimal} ...
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Strange layout with multicol

I'm using multicol to lay out a series of equations in columns, here's the code: \begin{multicols}{3} \[ e^{f(x)} \rightarrow f'(x)e^{f(x)} \] \[ ln(f(x)) \rightarrow \frac{f'(x)}{f(x)} \] \[ ...
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Image/text positions?

tl;dr I need to shift a line of text down below an image, how do I do that? I have two sets of images and descriptions for them, but they aren't appearing in order; instead, they're showing up in the ...
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Wrong page number position with fancyhdr

The following commands produce page numbers that are correctly on the left on the even pages, but on the center of the odd pages. I can't understand where is the error, please can you help me? Silvia ...
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Horizontal alignment of plots (pgfplots)

I have 4 plots generated by pgfplots that I would like vertically and horizontally aligned. They are all included in my main file via \input. Due to memory constraints two of them live in one file ...
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Overlapping figures on underfull page

The following example gives me overlapping figures (figures overlapping themselves and figures overlapping the text) as can be seen in the image below. I can work around this if I change the ...
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Wrong table placement

I have following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[color=red,opacity=0.1,contents={}]{background} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{indentfirst} ...
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Problem with text position after inserted figure

I have following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[color=red,opacity=0.1,contents={}]{background} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{indentfirst} ...
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image position using figure

I have this document and I want that both images be located in same page or at least that every image be located at the top of the page. Is there anyway to put bigger? I tried to modify the scale but ...
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beamer, \vfill and itemize

I would like to place, in some frames, a text, on the bottom right of a beamer slide. I created a command which places this text by \vfill\hfill. In a normal class (as article), it works perfectly. ...
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Subfigures appearing offset

I have a figure made up of two subfigures but there is a slight vertical offset between the two. Here's the code: \begin{figure}[h!] \centering \begin{subfigure}{0.49\textwidth} ...
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circuitikz wrongly displays european voltages

The voltages arrows are misplaced with respect to the components, in this case a resistor. \begin{figure}[!h] \centering \ctikzset { bipoles/length=1cm} \begin{circuitikz} [european ...
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Margin content in Tufte's book class

Sorry, no MWE on this one, it's a general question about the Tufte book class. I noticed that margin content is top-aligned with the point in the main text that declares it: I know I can adjust the ...
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Image behind text in a tikz poster block

I'm trying to get an image to sit behind some text but my conditions are pretty unique so I've been struggling to find a solution anywhere. I'm using the tikzposter class and I want to put the image ...
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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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Problem with subcaption spacing

When using the subcaption package to place tables1 side-by-side, the spacing between a table and its subtable caption is too small if the table caption is placed above the tables and the subtable ...
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Change position of figure in fancytikzposter

I downloaded the source from fancytikzposter and I am trying to insert the figure inside. I met the problem with the figure, I don't know why all of my figures just move to right. I tried to add ...
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Invalid location of image in text [duplicate]

I have following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[color=red,opacity=0.1,contents={}]{background} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{indentfirst} ...
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Tikz node positioning in math-environment especially \frac

(this is my first TEX-question). I'm trying to label an equation within a tikzpicture. I did it this way: \documentclass[15pt,a4paper,headinclude, totoc]{scrartcl} ...
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Video in Beamer presentation: how to fill the slide

I am trying to fill the white part of the slide in a beamer presentation through a video (which I embedded through movie15 but I can easily use medi9). Do you know how can I do? A sketch of the code ...
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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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Including an image as an address in a letter

I'm a beginner at LaTeX and I want to write a letter where I can also include an image in the header and an image that represents the address. I found in tex.stackexchange how to include the image in ...
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Error while trying to left align the author section

I would like to left align the \author section in an article without using the memoir-package so that it looks like this: Author1 name Author2 name Author1 mail Author2 mail ...
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How do i get the grid to start exactly in the upper left corner of the page? [duplicate]

I'm using page relative positioning in tikz to draw a grid to can verify that my elements are at the right places. However, the grid does not start in the corner, which is what i intended. What's ...
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Automatically positioning a legend relative to multiple plots in groupplots

This question deals with centered legend placement in a set of plots aligned with groupplots. However, as the OP stated in a comment, the (accepted) solution requires some hand tweaking. I suspect ...
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Properly Positioning text in beamer using textpos

I am using textpos to control the position of text in a beamer frame. What I want to do, is to place some text on top of an image. I am using the package in absolute mode and I want to place the text ...
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IEEE specification for a two-column wide figure on the first page

I'm trying to put a two-column wide figure on the first page of my manuscript to be submitted to IEEE conference. It seems that with IEEEconf.cls it doesn't allow me to do so. It always appears on the ...
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Latex printing text

I tried the above code so as to print as it is typed but i need normal font instead of typewriter font.can anyone guide me
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How exactly do I place an object in the middle of a landscape page?

I often have large tables or images that I try to put in the center of a landscape page. Using the pdflscape package I turn the page, but I then have to do a whole lot of playing and recompiling to ...
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Why does \noindent have such an effect on \rlap and \llap.?

Without \noindent, \rlap and \llap seem to move down by \baselineskip every time. Is this deliberate? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \begin{document} \color{red} ...
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Formulas should start at the same position

I am a very beginner of LaTeX and I do not have any kind of experience with it. How can I make formulas start at the same position such that they are aligned exactly underneath each other. ...
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Change location of increasing text length

I have a very specific question and I hope someone can give me the benefit of their experience. I have around 17000 lines of text. I am printing this text onto somewhere around 80 double sided pages, ...
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How can I properly align two minipages under a table?

I have a table, and I want to put two legends underneath. These are minipages (I found no other way of getting this done), but I am having a hard time aligning them in the center of the page and on ...
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bad accent position

Can anybody tell me how to get the right position of grave accent (or accents at all) above Cyrillic letters? with this || \textbf{\mbox{сп\`{о}р-ен}, -ни} \textit{прил.\,м.} || \textbf{спор\`{я}} ...
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How to place text right next to table

I am trying to use minipage to get a table next to some text like in the image below. I read on the topic but can't seem to get it together. Any help is appreciated. I am very new to this so if ...