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

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Cover page with banner image, following text overlaps

I am designing a newsletter. The cover page will have an edge-to-edge banner image at the top of the page. I will have images and text below that, which will be different each issue. I don't know how ...
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Position and spacing of pages with pgfpages

I'm trying to make some invitation cards and place eight copies on a single a4 page for printing. The invite was created on an a5 size page (since I also want some a5 copies), and I tried using ...
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TikZ: shift node text horizontally

I expect this is either a duplicate or a silly question, but after some looking (30 mins+) I haven't found an easy answer. I didn't find this question particularly helpful, despite the title. What's ...
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Wrong position of an image [closed]

i'm a new tex user. I'm using it to write my thesis and i'm having a problem with the position on an image. This is the code: But perceiving an inanimate environment is not enough for a ...
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Why those beads in my Tikz picture overlap each other?

I use Tikz to create this line of beads but this strange things happened in my picture but I really specify the position that can not overlap each other. % Rusting Iron % Author: Jason Waskiewicz ...
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Adding a separation line to a Tikz graphic

I have a graphics/tree which looks like the following: I created this figure using the following code: \begin{tikzpicture}[sibling distance=10em, every node/.style = {shape=circle, draw, align=...
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tikzpicture[ ] and axis[ ] do not align

I would like to combine figures drawn outside of the scope of axis but inside the scope of \tikzpicture with figures inside the \axis environment. However they seem to leave in a different reference ...
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How can I define the start point of an arrow in Tikz?

I have the following problem: With the code \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows} \everymath{\displaystyle} \begin{document} \tikzstyle{block} = [...
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Put section on the left of text instead of above

How can I get section headers on the left of the text, so I get something like My Section Header Some text More test [...] Another Section ...
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Arranging floats correctly

I have several floats arranged over several pages which LaTeX isn't quite ordering correctly, and I'd like to know how I can adjust this. My code is essentially of the form: paragraph of text ...
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How to put an image on the right side of a proof?

I tried but I don't know how to put an image beside a proof like this Edit: Please don't worry about the mathematics and the shape of the figure. My question is; How can I put a "proof"(\begin{...
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How to place a figure wrapped into the text after importing from inkscape?

I import a figure from SVG and insert it in my book. The environment wrapfigure doesn't work properly. LaTeX places it under the text: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{xcolor} \...
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How to place cross references in center margin between two columns

How can I put all cross references in the center margin, with those for the left column vertically positioned above those for the right column? The text will wrap to additional pages, and the cross ...
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Text on background-image footer and header

I'm trying to create a template for my article, which has an image on the header, and on on the footer. I also want to put text on these images. The result would look like this : (Blue and green ...
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Image is inserting on a new page when it should insert under previous image

I'm using the following code {\bf Problem 1a} \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[width=7cm]{x^2+y^2} \end{figure} \medskip {\bf Problem 1b} \begin{figure}[h] \centering \...
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PGFPlot : Relative positioning of legend according to axis

I am trying to move the legend of a PGFPlot above the top right corner, but using relative positioning like at={(current axis.above of north east)} in stead of manually giving a position like at={(1, ...
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How to move math symbols vertically and horizontally

How do I move the double arrow horizontally to the right? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{p{5cm}p{5cm}} {\begin{align} \underset{u(t), \eta(t), r}{\...
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position node relative to current bounding box

With \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (2,2) circle (3cm); \node at (current bounding box.north)[anchor=north]{north}; \node at (current ...
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How do I allow paragraph text to continue on a figure?

I have a figure (in a rectangular frame), with blank space on the top two thirds of the left half of the image. I want to let paragraph text continue through this blank area (as if the figure didn't ...
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Pictures of equal size have different position when exchanged by the only command in a beamer presentation

I want to have the same basic slide with different pictures. For this I tried to use the only command. My minimal working example is \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Goettingen} \usepackage[...
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How to add photo in moderncv's banking style above the title

I am using the site Overleaf in order to write my CV (moderncv's banking style) and I would like to try to add a photo into it but I don't know how. In the code says that the only thing I have to do ...
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Enforce single figure to be placed in its specific section, while figures in other sections unrestricted

I want to have a figure placed inside its designated section, so I read about it here: Link But, the problem with using \usepackage[section]{placeins} is that it will cause all other sections to be ...
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How to position a listing correctly?

I have a situation similar to the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{inconsolata} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{graphicx} \definecolor{pblue}{rgb}{0.13,0....
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tikz drawing label between nodes

I am drawing TCP packet diagram and I have been using coordinates to draw my packets and to place the socket end points (IP:port) on my diagram. I now need to include the TCP packet type. I would ...
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How to put a table and a matrix side by side on Latex

I don't know how to put a table and a matrix side by side. If you have to know the data on the table is just the entries of the matrix that I want to put at the right side of the table.
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Positioning of Figures in latex

How can I place figures like this:
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Yet another table that won't fit on page

After about 3 hours of looking through related material and failing to find a solution, I've concluded that there isn't a pattern that can be followed to fit a generic table to a generic page. Every ...
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Frame with two columns and one title

I need to produce a frame with two boxes and only one title as shown in this figure: My current code is the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage[top=1cm, left=2cm,...
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tikz y-shifting sections of tikzpicture

I am trying to draw a figure will 6 separate time lines that I want to display and have them all align at the zero point. I draw them all at the y=0, but I would like to y-shift the entire time lines ...
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Controlling placement of “set” of figures in a two-column document

I have 8-figures that need to come in sequence (no text/section in between) in a two-column IEEEtran documentclass (all fit in 1.5 pages if no text in between). How can I control the set of figures ...
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Make \item inside enumerate vertically aligned with a math block?

I am trying to use the align* environment (but I guess it also applies the math block $$...$$) inside the enumerate environment. It seems to have an extra line above my math block: Is there a way ...
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Need to print a page in three parts

I need to use TeX to fill in a form that is three parts of a page, the width is always 8.5in, the length of each part is 3 1/3 in each. The problem I am having is getting the 2nd and 3rd parts to ...
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arranging 3 subfloats, two small ones next to a big one

I am trying to place 3 sufloats on a figure, and I have found this post on the internet that is using the \subfigure command. In my document, however, I'm using the subfig package as I understand it ...
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tikz draw text inside rectangle above bottom border

I am trying to draw a label centered inside a rectangle just above the bottom border and I cannot work out how to place it there using tikz. Could someone point out how I can place the label at this ...
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How to format column widths in table to prevent table entering right margin

I have a table that is displaying like this: And I wonder if anyone can help in realigning the column widths so that the table does not enter the right margin of the page. I am quite happy for ...
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How do I place a table next to a chart?

I am doing my chemistry report where I have on the left side a graph and currently right below it the raw data. I like for them both to be side to side as I am going to be putting another set and I ...
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Displaying one figure above another figure causes caption/subcaption package error

I am trying to place two figures on a page, one above the other: \begin{figure} \centering \begin{subfigure}[b] \includegraphics[scale=1.00]{AB.png} \caption{A and B} \label{fig:...
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Tikz Node Positioning

I trying to create a cover page using tikz and I would like to position a tabular element in a colored tikz rectangle both horizontally left justified and vertically centered. In the attached example ...
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Placing an image below a table which relate to each other on the same page

I have a table made up of the following LaTeX: \begin{table} [htbp] \centering \begin{tabular} {lrrr} \toprule \multicolumn{1}{l}{\textbf{Category}} & \multicolumn{3}{c}{\textbf{Type}} \\ ...
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TikZ full page with absolute node positioning

I am new to tikz and trying to learn how to use it to draw a full page cover page for a report I am writing. I have successfully changed the margins and can render to the full page, but I am ...
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Positioning elements in beamer using a grid

I am looking for a way to simplify the painstaking process of positioning different kind of elements in beamer. I read this thread and obtained a nice grid using the command \setbeamertemplate{...
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how to ensure images are in section

Following is a snippet which shows my problem. I have three large (two half-page, one full-page landscape) which need to stay within the section titled "Schematics and Models." I thought that [H] ...
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Misaligned caption and table when positioned side-by-side

I wanted to put the caption of a table to its left, so I tried taking the approach suggested in this answer. As pointed out in the only comment to there, I had a misalignment issue as well. The ...
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How can I position a node between two node?

I would like to place a circle between two node, something like: \node [sum, pos=($(sys1.east)!0.5!(sys2.west)$)](sum1) {}; How can I do that?
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Symmetric HEADER and FOOTER in LaTeX

I just want to write some LaTeX code to get a Beamer style test. The problem is that, the default template is designed for one page printing. However, in my case, I want to get a Symmetric Header ...
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figure is in subsection but it goes to subsection [closed]

I need your help in solving the followings: \documentclass[a4paper, 10pt, conference]{ieeeconf} ... \subsubsection{C} \begin{figure}[h] \begin{minipage}[t]{0.3\linewidth} \centering \...
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how to adjust the position of my table

This is the case, when I type in: (a)\\ \begin{table}{h!} ... \end{table} (b)\\ ... I hope the table appears right below (a)(I leave enough space for the table), and then below the table is (b). ...
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Placing a label in specific corner of the chart

I plot two time series with pgfplots in one chart. I have a legend in the top right corner. Now, I would like to add a label (saying "Correlation = 0.86") in the top left corner. I have tried a lot ...
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Graphic in foot, how to position

I need to put a Logo in the footnote of every page. It works so far, but the Logo is positioned very high, and sometimes it's very close to the text. I need to either position the logo lower or make ...
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How do I position the quote in moderncv below the cv content?

Is it possible to position the quote below the CV content in moderncv? E.g. in the following MWE I'd like the quote to appear below section "B". \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \...