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{rotating} is for general questions about rotating document elements as well as for questions about the `rotating` package and its `sidewaysfigure` and `sidewaystable` (floating) environments. For general {rotating} questions add other tags specifying what should be rotated.

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Rotate Title Page

I have a document that uses a landscape format. However, I can't figure out how to rotate my title page so that it fits with the rest of the text. Right now the title page is lying on its side. I'm ...
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sideways for equation (a big matrix)

I hope to use sideways for my big matrix, like this and this. It looks straight forward. But it's not working for me. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{rotating} ...
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longtabu and rotatebox resulting on too wide table

I'm trying to produce a fixed full-width table, that can potentially span multiple pages. I found that rotating headers with \rotatebox messes up the dimension computation, but I can't find a way to ...
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Rotate section headings

I'm trying to create a document according some brand guidelines which require the use of angled and coloured section headings. I have the colours working using the xcolor and sectsty packages, but ...
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Switch a vertical Letter size frame to a horizontal Letter size frame at a specific page

Is there a way to change a vertical Letter size frame to a horizontal Letter size frame in the revtex4? I have a huge figure which suits better in a horizontal Letter size frame. For example, in ...
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eforms textField gets rotated in landscape environment

Minimal working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[useui]{eforms} \usepackage{pdflscape} \begin{document} \begin{landscape} Text input: \textField[\ui{value={Test ...
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How do I rotate arrows, write text on it and then position the text correctly?

I know it's a little localized, but bear with me as I need to know how to do this. Here's an image of what I have to do: So as you can see I have to draw these lines. I know how to add text on them ...
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Tikz - Rotated Gaussian

I would like to plot a rotated curve (gaussian) but I've got no idea how. I searched in the internet and found that I have to define the gaussian curve because it's not included. But how can I plot ...
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Struggling with rotate and itemize

as the title suggest, I encountering some trouble with the association of the package rotating and the use of itemize : I would like to have my text rotated right next to my list but this code : ...
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rotate box in reverse inside a rotate box ? possible?

I need to make brackets of various kinds stretch with the length of the argument below and above. They require rotation of text inside a rotated matrix. For example, I am trying to make a round ...
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How to rotate text in a cell and center it vertically and horizontally?

I am creating a table and, after using \multirow, I want to rotate the text of this column and have it centered vertically and horizontally inside its cell. The code I am using would be similar to ...
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I can't rotate the caption when rotating image to face the left

How can I include the caption to fit below the figure when turned 90 degrees to face the left? this code should work but I'm not sure why it isn't, possibly due to the captionsetup? here is the code: ...
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How can I rotate a 'sidewaysfigure'?

I would like to rotate mysidewaysfigure to face towards the left rather than the right (i.e. from 90 degreed to 270 degrees). Does anyone know how I can do this using the sidewaysfigure environment? ...
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How can I rotate Figure caption to fit under rotated figure?

I wish to put the caption of a rotated figure underneath the figure, rather than at the bottom of the page. Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array,ragged2e,titlesec} ...
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Is it possible to have a footnote in rotated material?

I'd like to have a footnote in a rotated material but each solution I tried (with \rotatebox from graphicx package, rotate environment from isorot or rotating packages, etc.) fails: the footnote mark ...
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Rotate Tikzpicture including nodes

Is there any simple way to rotate a whole tikzpicture environment? If I apply the tikzpicture option [rotate=ang] nodes seem to be unaffected. In other words, I want to do ...
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Axis rotation and alignment

I have a problem to rotate an axis. Here is the code I use where the problem occurs : the two axis origins are not aligned. \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twoside]{article} \usepackage[pdftex, active, ...
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Sideway tables flipping back and forth

I'm joining my papers for my thesis and face an issue with sideways tables. I have several sideways tables. In each separate paper, they are fine, always top on the left. When I put the papers ...
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Text looks thinner after rotation

I want to rotate math text at 45 deg for a picture, but the text looks thinner. Here is a small piece of code with the same text, one "un-rotated" and the other rotated by 45 deg. ...
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sidewaysfigure with non-rotated section-title

I have a sidewaysfigure with consisting of 6 subfigures. As this is the first figure that appear in my appendix, I need to have a non-rotatet section-title. Following this question Rotating: Sideways ...
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Labels perpendicular to a c

I am new to all this. I intend to make scales some of which are curved. I would like to have the tick marks and the corresponding numbers erected perpendicularly to a given 2D curve, e.g. a circle - ...
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Bold Captions in figure and tables but not on the list of tables and figures

I am using "normal" table, sidewaystable and sideways figures. In my code I put per \renewcommand the captions of the tables (inclusive table numbering) in bold. But this does not work for the ...
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Sideways subfigure over several pages

I am trying to include "sideways" subfigures according to this question How to rotate a group of figures (subfigure) from Torbjørn T. I would like to put three graphics next to each other (for ...
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Subtable as sidewaystable over three pages

I am trying to create a sideways table over three pages. So my question is first: Is it better to use "one" sidewaystable that "continues" over several pages or to split them each up into subtables ...
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Rotate text in Thumbindex using thumbs package

I am using the "thumbs" package to generate tumb indices on my pages with the chapter information in them. \addthumb{First Section}{\thesection}{white}{lightgray} What I would like to do is to ...
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Sideways Table not created - Missing number, treated as zero

\documentclass[twoside,11pt]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[hang]{caption2} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage{psboxit} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Am I able to intersect curves after rotating?

I would like to intersect arc and sloped line as it's discribed in the code after having rotated the sloped line. Why doesn't the red point belong to sloped line? I hope my question is quite clear for ...
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Footnotes next to each other in a sideways table?

How can I put footnotes next to each other in a sideways table? The para option for footmisc does not work here. Minimum working example: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{rotating} % to ...
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Align text in multiple rotated multicolumns

I have a table with figures and rotated text in the first two columns. I don't understand 2 issues: How I can align and especially center the text? With the images I included (all same size and ...
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missing table caption with floatrow and sidewaystable

I am attempting to place two tables side-by-side using sidewaystable and floatrow. The second table features a number of sub-tables. The issue is as follows: when I place the caption command before ...
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Rotation transformation of a parametrized plot

I'm working on this plot with pgfplots: The image is from our sister-site Mathematica.SE and there's also a nice explanation how to do it with Mathematica. I follow these steps: Parametrize the ...
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Rotated figures and tables with xelatex in PoD book [closed]

We produced several Print on Demand books and the printed copies have the pages with sideways figures rotated: This is the book. The figure is on page 5. I know about the auto-rotate option, but ...
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How to write inclusion symbols diagonally?

I have two sequences of inclusions, say $A \subset B \subset C$ and $A \subset D \subset C$, and I want to combine these into one sequence. I don't know how to explain this very well, but the combined ...
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Function rotated about the x-axis

I try to reproduce some figure from that file: http://tug.org/TUGboat/tb33-1/tb103wolcott.pdf I exactly need Figure 7: f(x) = sin x rotated about the x-axis. The code for Figure 7 is in appendix B. ...
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Vertical text in multirow

I'd like to realize the following: But I can not bond the vertical text and the line together. I use a tabular environment and this is what I get: My code is this: %!TEX program = xelatex ...
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Typography of sideways figure [closed]

Since my figure is too wide to fit the layout, I rotate it using sidewaysfigure environment from rotating package. I'd like to clear out some typographical issues with respect to international and/or ...
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Avoid latex rotating pages orientation [duplicate]

I am writing a document with the memoir class. What happens, for no apparent reason, is that latex starts rotating pages containing single figure at a certain point. I basically end up with a ...
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Customizing title page in beamer

I put the following tikzpicture, borrowed from http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/86310/10898, in my beamer title page. Nevertheless, I would like to try two things. On one hand, put the tikzfigure in an ...
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Multirow cells with centered multiline text

I use tabu package to easily typeset tables. Now i need to typeset long table. So i used longtabu. The head of the table consists of much columns. Also there are lots of text in each cell and some ...
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Define \shearbox with \rotatebox and \scalebox

Similar to this problem, I want to define \shearbox with \rotatebox and \scalebox using singular value decomposition: The latex code is as follows: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Controlling the orientation of a Tikz decoration markings arrow?

I thought that my woes in Decoration marking arrow style ignored in custom node shape? were temporarily solved, but alas: if I do a dimension line (A) -- (B), then all is fine; but if I do (B) -- (A), ...
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Rotating (and mirroring) draw lines in a custom node tikz shape?

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \makeatletter \pgfdeclareshape{circtest}{ % \inheritsavedanchors[from={rectangle}] % ...
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How can I rotate \in by 90 degrees?

I am currently trying to show the domain of variables in a simple equation: \[\begin{matrix} x & \cdot & W_{1,2} & = & o\\ \in & & \in & & \in\\ ...
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Sloped Tikz node with rotation and scale

There should be an easy way to place a sloped node along a path. Using sloped works great (as in the black text). However, if there is a rotate= applied then the text is no longer along the path (as ...
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draw a smooth dendrite

I want to draw a dendrite and here is what I have done till now, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{3d,calc} \newcommand*{\hd}{1.0}% ...
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Sideways in table

I created this table: with this code: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{L*{2}C} \toprule Propriedade & Equipamento & ...
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How to get the rotate key to affect clickable regions produced with hyperref's \hyperlink? [duplicate]

I'm doing some experiments with \hypertarget and \hyperlink (from hyperref) used inside some TikZ nodes and I noticed an unexpected behaviour. Please consider the following example code: ...
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Tikz: rotating point coordinates over a labelled coordinate

From Tikz: drawing a straight line down in a rotated scope, Paul Gessler pointed out that rotating labelled coordinate (P) in the opposite direction of the initial rotation would counter act it. ...
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Tikz: drawing a straight line down in a rotated scope

I would like to draw a straight line down from (P) to y = -2cm. I tried issuing \draw[rotate = -45, xshift = 0.1cm, >=stealth, |<->|] (P) -- +(0, -1cm); but this doesn't cancel the initial ...
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How to center cells vertically in sideways table?

I'm trying to build a comparison table, I want to center the symbols vertically on the cells and I tried a lot of methods that I found here unsuccessfully. This is the last code: ...