{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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Problem with sideways table

I have this sideways tables, but the text doesn't wrap properly inside the cells, here's my code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to tell a column to span half the width of the table

Hi I am making a table with multicolumn and multirows. But I want the next line to have 2 columns that are exactly half the width of the table. Meaning if the width of the table changes when I add ...
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problem when using scope and rotate with tikz

I wish to take this picture with tikz turning figure generally this type of scheme does not ask me problem and I wrote the following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to adjust a big sidewaystable little bit lower vertically?

The rotating's sideways table just crosses the Chapter title: how can I adjust the table vertically lower? Ps. Dealing with big tables, other solution here contains multilinebreaks where prob with ...
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Automatic linebreaks for equations in tabular environment?

I have so far tested the breqn's dmath environment example here but it does not work with tabular in rotating's sidewaystable, resulting into \cr errors in wrong place. So How can you automatically ...
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Two large sideways tables on one page

I'm new to Latex and I've got two very large sideways tables. I want to put them into one page and used the minipage environment. But the result is way too large for the page and now I'm a bit ...
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Sideways picture shown on wrong page

My picture and my section won't be on the same page. I have tried the float package with [H] and [!] and so on but it won't work \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{float} ...
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How to resolve conflict between `sidewaystable` and `statsoc` document class

The document class statsoc released by the Royal Statistical Society appears to conflict with the sidewaystable environment in the rotating package. In particular, the following does not compile with ...
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Rotated math with correct font size

I would like a macro that takes a single argument, makes the argument bold, rotates it by -90 degrees around its center, and automatically scales it to the correct font size depending on where it is ...
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Rotate a block in beamer

I wanted to add an example in my beamer presentation and I wanted the complete example block to be rotated by 90 degree. How I can do it? I have tried using following code but it doesn't work. ...
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Arithmetic overflow with pax?

I am heavily using pdfpages to concatenate a set of papers. One of the papers has a big table, rotated, using the sidewaystable environment. That paper, by itself, compiles perfectly, with the desired ...
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Text too long for the cell?

I am doing this table, but my the phrases are out of the limits of the cells. How can I adjust them in two or three lines instead of one? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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rotate text in {align} formula, move {cases} to back, and wrap text

I'm writing some formulas where I would like to move the cases bracket to the back, rotate some text, and wrap some text, among other things. I've made a working example of how far a got and a ...
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Tikz picture, rotate x tick labels

I have following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz,amsmath} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[!t] \centering \subfloat[A ...
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Rotate matrix in LaTeX

I have a matrix size 25 and I need to rotate it in LaTeX so that it fits the page. How do I do?? PS.: I tried the landscape command, but it did not work because rotated the page but not its contents, ...
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My section heading and figure in two different pages

I'm having my section and figure in two different pages. What should I do to get it in the same page. Thanks. This is my code: \FloatBarrier %\label{sec:****} %\title{\\bfseries{Appendix A}} ...
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Rotated text box for report cover

My school has presented me with the following template for report covers, but this only exists in .ppt-format. I wish to make a LaTeX-version of it, but i am unsure how to create the rotated text ...
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Rotate table without rotating text [duplicate]

I'd like to rotate some tables, but the text should not rotate. I have 10 tables, which are really long, but not very wide, which looks ridiculous. How can I switch rows and columns and keep the text ...
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Rotating axes in 3D for better viewing planes

I have this code: \begin{figure}[h!] \centering % Generat amb TikZ \begin{tikzpicture} % Note: the points have coordinates (x,z,y) \coordinate (O) at (0,0,0); ...
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Using rotatebox and multicol in a table for the same cell

I have a table which has column headings like this: There is a gap between the row with text beginning 'Segments...' and the numbering of the second row. I believe this is due to my use of ...
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rotate node in 3D

I am trying to draw this 3D shape I draw the 4 arrows and the cylinder, but can't rotate the arrows in 3D to put them on the top. \documentclass{standalone} ...
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Merge table rows vertically and align text vertically

I want to create a table that looks like this: So this is what I already got: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Multicolumn figure caption?

I have a landscape figure in a portrait article inserted as a sidewaysfigure* from package rotating. Now, when I add (also landscape) caption to the figure, the lines become ca 25 cm long, which is ...
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Caption spreading over two pages

I do not know whether what I am asking is even possible or not from what I know of float environment. I have two figures, actually made from a single figure too large for a single full page (Figures A ...
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Vertical (rotated) titles in margins

I want to write the chapter title or section subject in the margin of each page. I eventually managed to get some working code : \setuplayout[edge=3cm,margin=3cm,backspace=7cm,height=27cm] ...
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Problem of adjusting column width - multicolumn sideway table

Below is my minimum working code that I put together to create a multi-column sideway table in LaTeX. But my problem is I can't reduce the distance between "1996-1998" and "1998-2000" so that the ...
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Problem with tikz and rotating labels

I am fairly new to LaTeX and especially to tikz. I tried to draw a directed graph which actually turned out the way I wanted it to. I don't know how well written this code is, but it works. Code in ...
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How can I set the width of a column using multirow command with tabularx, sidewaystable and longtable?

I'd like to ask for a very big favor: I need to do a long table (more than 1 page) which needs to be in 90 degrees (sidewaystable) and well, I need to stablish the width of the columns while using ...
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Rotated table titles as in excel

I'd like to create a table with rotated headers. I know that this can be done as shown here, but I'd like them to look more like this: This is a screenshot of an excel table. Is there a way to get ...
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change page borders for sidewaystable

I'm using KOMA script and have a long table that I put sideways. I want to increase the margins for the single page that contains the table. I can do this with \KOMAoptions or \areaset both have the ...
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Fit sidewaysfigure to page width including caption and source

I'm trying to add a sidewaysfigure to my document, but when I set the width to \textwidth it comes out too wide. This is my code: \usepackage{rotating} \begin{sidewaysfigure} \centering ...
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pgfplots - How to rotate extra x tick labels

I made a pgfplot with lots of extra x ticks and extra x tick labels. But unfortunately it looks really confusing. Therefore I want to rotate them. First I tried xticklabel style={rotate=90, ...
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Section heading in sideways environment does not change header

The appendix of my thesis contains some large tables which I create using the sideways environment. As, in the appendix, every table is an own section, I include the section-command within the ...
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rotate \rput \parbox write on image

I want to create the illusion of a note stuck on top of the page. Here I have typed and saved in photoshop and then added to the xeLatex document with \includegraphics[angle =30 ]{paper.png} ...
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TikZ rotated filled rectangle with text along spine

For the last part of a slide I am drawing with TikZ I wish to draw a filled rectangle on left hand side at the papers edge from top to bottom and 1 cm into the page. In the greyed rectangle I want to ...
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rotate one entry of an array

I have the following matrix and I want to rotate the entry in row 1 column 2 90 degrees so that it actually looks like a column. \left[ \def\arraystretch{1.5} \begin{array}{ccc|c} ...
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How do I rotate the page and have two figures side-by-side?

I would like to dedicate a whole page to two figures, which I wish to place side by side in the horizontal layout. What is the best way to achieve this? Thanks in advance! This is what I have ...
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Rotating a Table and the caption

I used sidewaystable, as the table is very big. Latex is always turning the table in some way and I want it to be turn for 180 degree ( makes it easier to read, as it continues on the next page). I ...
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Why text is going out of cell when using \textbf in table and tabular block?

Why text is going out of cell when using \textbf in table and tabular block? In this snapshot MLP is a normal text but SVM and LR are \textbf. What should i do? Code sample (A part of the code): ...
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Latex landscape rotates one of two figures

I was trying to put two figures with separate captions (no subfigures) with following code: \begin{landscape} \begin{figure}[!htp] \begin{center} \includegraphics[width=1.7\textwidth]{figure1} ...
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Vertical rule to fill remaining page height

I need to have a vertically-oriented titles with rules on either side that fill the available space. For example, the vertical SOFTWARE and PERSONAL titles here: Here's the relevant code that ...
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Rotate and clip shading in TikZ

I'm trying to produce a copy of the right hand side of this picture using TikZ shadings. I thought it would be a simple task but it has proven itself difficult (at least for me). First I couldn't ...
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I want my rotated figure captions to be facing outwards

Edit 2: Curiously, as well as my captions defaulting to the inside, my headers are on the opposite side than I ask them to be using \fancyhead[LE,RO]{\leftmark} Something is making my document get ...
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Why are objects not horizontally aligned when using rotation?

This is my code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \def\magnet at (#1,#2,#3){\draw [rotate=#3] (#1,#2) ellipse (0.8 and 0.4) node at (#1-0.4,#2) {N} ...
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Shading in a rotation without a canvas transformation

I'm currently working on a magnifying glass as an object without making use of the spy library. It is written as a \newcommand since I have to use it to some extense. My problem is the shading for the ...
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What is a good way to produce side text on pages?

I'm looking for a flexible way to produce side text on pages similar to the attached picture. Side text should respect page sizes and be multirow like the one on the picture. Also there are should be ...
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Table - problem with two lines (NEW)

Dear TeX Stackexchange I have one issue, when I create my table. As you can see on the picture below, the three black lines don't go to the right but stops under (10): My text look like this: ...
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Rotating page incl. footers

I am trying to rotate a page in my thesis. I have now spend time by reading other questions about the same answer. I found this in preamble: \usepackage{pdflscape} And this in the thesis, where I ...
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Rotate landscape for single page and also the pagenumber?

I found here on tex.stackexchange.com an excellent & beautiful portrait-but-1-page-landscape-table snippet (see below). This is exactly what I need, however I want a pagenumber, but when I ...
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Is there a universal way to rotate stuff?

The rotating package documentation says Note that the package uses rotation facilities from the graphicx package. When generating DVI output, users should note that rotation is typically not ...