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

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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 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 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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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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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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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. ...
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LaTeX chord making

I'm making a ukulele songbook and i used this code to make chords rise above the text. but it makes a small space before the word (when you put chords above). Do you know how to fix it? ...
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How align many figures in a single figure?

I am trying to build a single image with multiple subimages but the problem is I want the image in this below given format and I don't know how:
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Align text in equation

\begin{align*} \text{min } \mu \ \\ \text{s.t. } P^t(X) &\le y_t,\ (\forall t \in T)\\ \sum_{t \in M_k} y_t &\le \mu , \ 0 \leq k \leq k_{max}\ & \\ ...
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How to display code formatted with lstlisting in a bussproofs proof tree?

I wish to include Java-code formatted with lstlisting as a conclusion in a bussproofs proof tree. The code has to be in boxes so two peaces of code can be displayed next to each other in the same ...
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Place sidewaystable together with text

My sidewaystable is always placed on a separate page! How do I make it appear exactly where it is defined? Is that possible? text sidewaystable page break text I've done something like this: ...
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How can I resolve this figure margin issue caused by geometry margin options?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2.5cm,top=2.5cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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Lower the exponent in $\hat{h}^2$ [closed]

In Mathjax, h^2 \hat{h}^2 (\hat{h})^2 results in I want the middle block, but with 2 lower.
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Curriculum vitae with publication image

I would like to insert small image for my publication list, similar to this one:
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Write the caption of table in left

I want write the caption of table like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} \begin{table} \caption{Caption} \label{tab:1} ...
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In tikz, is it possible to define a node and set its position later?

I'm trying to draw a diagram and my code is getting too cluttered and difficult to read. For code style purposes, is it possible to define a node in one place and mess with its positioning later? ...
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Include figure on the same page above \chapter

In a book, with the book documentclass, I'm typesetting I want to include a figure above the \chapter title. This however has turned out to be hard. With the following code: \chapter{Uppväxt} ...
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\marginpar inside figure environment fails

I am working with marginpar to put some comments in the margin of my document. In one case I would like to put a comment on a caption of a figure, a MWE of which looks like this: \begin{document} ...
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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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Why has no one told me I can use rubber lengths for graphics? Is that bad?

I just had a thought. Quite commonly when I define a figure graphics I write something like: \begin{figure}[btp] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.95\textwidth] ...
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How do you center a statement and italicise it without making it a theorem?

I want to have a statement in my proof with an implication sign in it, I want it centred and italicised and I want it numbered. (1) How do you do this? \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} ...
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The caption of the table moved to the left

I am trying to add a table to my Latex document but the caption of the table shrunk in the left corner and does not extend to the whole width of the table. This is my table: \usepackage{graphicx} % ...
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Gluing text to longtable

I am an occasional LaTex user. My question relates to the use of longtable. If I understand the standard table constructs, then "tabular" defines the layout of the actual table grid with contents, and ...
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Enforce figures to be placed in the same section [duplicate]

I'm having some sections in a report with more images (figures) than text. I include the images in the following way: \begin{figure}[h] \centering ...
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Two-columns figure at current page (below other figure)

I'm wondering if it is possible to show a two column figure in a page where another figure has already been displayed. In other words, I didn't want to spawn the two column figure to a new page. I ...
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How to print addresses

I have a list of addresses. How can I print those such that I can print those and glue to envelopes? I mean, I would like that every page has three addresses in every row and eight addresses in every ...
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How can I put the angle more right than I put here? And how can I make a subtitle also?

Is it possible to adjust the angle more than I did: [ABOVE RIGHT] \draw [black, thick] (0.7,0) arc [start angle=0, end angle=110, radius=0.7cm] node [above right] {$\theta=\phi-\ang{90}$}; ...
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Tikz node command changes (0,0) position?

I am trying to preapare a poster with a0poster. I wrote: \noindent\begin{tikzpicture} \fill[DarkOrange,rounded corners=20pt] (0,0.5) rectangle (\linewidth,5); % \node (myfirstpic) at (0,0) ...
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placing of floats referenced with varioref

In my text I use \vref{<label>} from the varioref package for referencing figures and tables. In most circumstances this works satisfactory. Exceptions are cases, when in a text line \vref ...
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Center float vertically in space at the end of a page

I have half a page of text, followed by a short table under it, followed a large table on the next page. The short table is placed at the bottom of the page under the half page of text which is ...
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Positioning of \hrule and \vrule

I try to construct a symbol from 4 rules, one horizontal and three vertical ones. \showoutput gives me the correct dimensions for all of them (see below). However, the horizontal one somehow ...
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Text with overlay is vertically displaced in beamer

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Displacement of text} \only<1-2>{This text will be displaced.} \only<2>{Did you see it?} ...
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How can I add offsets to coordinates in tikz?

I’m trying to add offsets to two coordinates with tikz like this: \draw[line width=4] (coorda) ++(0.3pt,0) -- (coordb) ++(-0.3pt,0); The first ++ instruction works just fine, but the second one has ...
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Cannot determine the size of graphic [duplicate]

I know this question asked here before, and I've seen all your answer but it didn't work with me just \includegraphics[width=0.8\textwidth,natwidth=610,natheight=642]{first.png}work, but if I do ...
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Overlapping labels in tikz barplot

I have a problem with the placement and size of nodes in my barplot. I changed the size in the code from \small to \tiny: every node near coord/.append style={font=\tiny} but, the numbers are still ...
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How to force caption above a custom text float?

I am trying to make a supplementary information text, which I would input to my main document. I want to have the caption above the text and use caption package for formatting of the caption (required ...