{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 ytick after rotating polaraxis

I rotated a polaraxis 90 degree CCW. \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{report} \usepackage{pgfplots} %Plots direkt in LaTeX aus externen Dateien berechnen \pgfplotsset{compat = newest} % Use the latest ...
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Regular Polygon with tip on the bottom

I have a set of three regular polygons with six sides which I create using regular polygon from the shapes tikz package. However this always creates the polygon with the flat side on the bottom. How ...
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Rotate Tikz-UML sequence diagram

I'm trying to rotate a Tikz-UML sequence diagram by 90 degrees, but the lay-out is completely screwed up when I do. At the moment, I use following code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} ...
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Is it even possible to rotate the whole 'text' frame on a ConTeXt document?

This is 100% curiosity. Just came to mind if there's possible to rotate to some degree the whole text frame of a ConTeXt (Mark IV) document. I guess the \rotate command would do the trick, but I ...
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\clearpage produces an extra blank page

I'm trying to insert some sidewaysfigure environments between segments of text. The output should be like Title Page Text (ends about halfway down the page) Sideways Figure Sideways Figure Text ...
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Turning entire page by 90° degrees [duplicate]

what is there a way to turn the page by 90 degrees? I know there is a package called lscape, but that only rotates the content of the page, instead of the entire paper. Basically, I imagine it like ...
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rotate caption of table [closed]

I am trying to rotate a two tables with one caption. It is a complete mess and I've been trying the whole evening to fix it but it just does not work. Another problem is that I would like to have the ...
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How can I design book cover pages?

How can I design the following cover with \latex in A4 paper, landspace? Related to: http://tug.org/pracjourn/2007-1/robbers/robbers.pdf
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How to attach properly spaced subscripts to a rotated symbol?

I'd like to attach letters to my rotated symbol and then shrink it down. However, when I do this, the spacing is very much different than when I do the same exact thing to the original symbol. Is ...
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Centre vertically rotated text in table

So far I've a table with rotated text but it's appearing at the very top as you can see. I want the text in column 1 to be vertically centred in it's cell. The code I have is below. ...
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How to rotate a large matrix in Lyx?

I have a large adjacency matrix in LyX. How can I rotate it to fit the page? Alternative: you see that the commands such as the \begin{landscape}...\end{landscape} are not interpreted as commands ...
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sidewaysfigure wrong numbering

I am writing a document where the second figure must be sideways. I do this by using: \begin{sidewaysfigure} FIG2 \end{sidewaysfigure} But this changes the order of the figures. Now FIG2 comes ...
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Q: How to rotate the figure without rotating the page

I'm trying to insert a figure in landscape format by using the rotate package. The resulting pdf show that the figure and the page were rotated to landscape. I found a solution on tex.stackexchange ...
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Writing from middle of the page, upside down and from the right hand side?

How do I start writing from middle of the page, upside down and from the right hand side? I would like to write from the middle of a page in two directions. The A4 paper will be folded at three ...
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Help with a special picture

inspired by the following graphic, I tried to copy it with tikz. I'd like to modify it in some details: The rim of the coloured background should be homogeneous. I don't want the bonds between the ...
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Problem with multirow (tabular, rotatebox, cellcolor)

I am a standard user of LaTeX code but I have not used much \tabular. I would like to get a table with vertical text on the left of the table. To do so, I need to merge two cells vertically. For ...
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How can I rotate an ellipse

I am drawing rotated ellipse and hyperbola side-by-side for an illustration of effect of cross product terms in a quadratic. I am learning plotting in tikz through pgfmanual.pgf. I do not find it easy ...
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In Miktex (Latex), how do I rotate figure and fill the entire page with it?

I have a horizontal (say A3 page) .eps figure which I want to import into Miktex generated text, rotating it so that it will fill the entire A4 page rather than occupy only it's say 30% when imported ...
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is there a possibility to rotate text in a tree (tikz)?

Is there a possibility to make my tree a bit more well-arragend? At the moment I think, there is a lot of mess and you do not get which description refers to wich line and so on. I hope you understand ...
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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 ...