{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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Sidecaptions next to sidewaystables

I'd like to place a caption left/right next to my table which is rotated by 90 degrees. So the caption should be next (e.g. bottom right) to the table and both, the caption and the table should be ...
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rotate table (90 degrees) and stretch to fill whole page

i'd like to rotate a table (90 degrees) and stretch it to fill whole page. That's what i've got so far: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{adjustbox} \begin{document} ...
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Rotating text at the side of a table?

In the following code I want to rotate the text 'Probability' 90 degrees and have it in a column to itself at the left hand side of the table. I would also like vertical bars either side of the top ...
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How to horizontally align text in rows below rotated text?

I have a table with rotated text in the uppermost columns, however in certain rows the X's are not horizontally centered. I thought that having the \centering or perhaps the origin=c command would ...
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Rotate figure and caption with floatrow

I have a problem with my LaTeX code: I want two things: Besides "normal" figures with the figure in the middle and the caption below, I want some pictures be rotated (because of their size) to ...
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sidewaystable doesn't fit on page [duplicate]

I have the problem, that my sidewaystable doesn't fit on the page. It is moved to the left. Can anyone help me? Here is a minimal example of what my table looks like in my document ...
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Problem: Sidewaysfigure automatically start a new page [duplicate]

Basically, I have a blank page, I inserted the subsection title and underneath I want to add a sideways figure. \subsection{Findings} \begin{sidewaysfigure} \centering \includegraphics[scale = ...
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Custom page number positioning in a rotated A4 environment

I have the following code: \documentclass[landscape,english]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[latin9]{inputenc} \usepackage{geometry}% http://ctan.org/pkg/showframe ...
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How to rotate a composition of Tikz nodes correctly, without rotating the text of their labels?

I have seen How to allow labels' anchors in TikZ to be affected by rotations without rotating the text itself?; but that question doesn't seem to answer my problem, so here it goes. With the MWE ...
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Rotatebox in eso-pic background rotates whole page with scrbook, but not in pdfLaTeX

I am using the eso-pic package to create a draft sign in the background of my document (scrbook-class). The sign is rotated 45° on the page. Everything works fine. I use TeXLive and Kile with Suse ...
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Continuous text around sidewaysfigure-command

I am using the rotating-package to rotate large figures including their captions. The fact that the sidewaysfigure-command shows the figure on a single page is perfectly okay, because the figures are ...
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How can I orient a figure in landscape only when it is placed on its own page?

Floats sometimes end up placed on a page of their own. When this happens, I'd like them to be rotated to landscape mode so that they take up the whole page. sidewaysfigure from the rotating package ...
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How to horizontally align rotated text in a table?

I am trying to horizontally align text that has been rotated in a table. I want the rotated "Lorem Ipsum" and the rotated "Lorem Ipsum & Lorem Ipsum" text to be horizontally centered in the cell. ...
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How to vertically align text

I am trying to vertically center text in a table but when I try to use vspace, the entire row is shifted instead of just one cell. I have copied the latex below that will demonstrate the effects if ...
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Vertically spelled words in a table

I have made the following table in LaTeX. In order to vertically rotate the headers (extraction/production, transportation,...) in the table I have used the \rotatebox command. However, I would like ...
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White space between caption and sidewaystable

I am using a sidewaystable from the rotating package. I am trying to add some white space between the caption and the table (caption is placed above table). I tried using ...
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How to rotate a Tswitch

How can I rotate a Tswitch (SPDT) 90 degrees? I'm out of answers (my Herbert Voss Bible is clueless). The following code gives me a vertical switch but I need it to be horizontal. Thanks, JL ...
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Rotate text next to right brace in multirow environment

The following LaTeX creates a simple table with some rows grouped with a right curly brace: \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{bigdelim} ... \begin{tabular}{l|l|l|r} \hline $a$ & $b$ & ...
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Rotating Mathematical Symbols without losing quality

I need to use the symbol \subsetneq rotated by 45 degrees. I can obtain the required symbol with \rotatebox[origin=c]{45}{$\subsetneq$} or equivalently with \begin{rotate}{45} $\subsetneq$ ...
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Vertical orientation landscape page in a PDF output file

I'm using the lscape environment to produce landscape pages in my LaTeX document for pages that have large figures or tables, so that my page numbering is in the right place when it comes to printing ...
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sidewaysfigure: how to suppress rotation in pdf output

I am using sidewaysfigure from the rotating package. The orientation of the figure is as desired for the double-page layout. In the pdf (generated through Latex->PS->PDF), the page is rotated so that ...
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rotated text and figure side with vertical alignment

I am using subfig package to place three figures and a one rotated text side by side. Attached below is the mwe \documentclass[draft]{article} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} ...
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Rotated multipage table at start of chapter

I'm working on an article in which I have to put a large and wide table. This table is directly at the start of a new chapter. Because it is very wide, I want to rotate this table (or use it in a ...
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How to have upside down text in body?

I have environments Question (described in To clearly separate block inside a chapter) and Answer blocks. I want the Answer block be the same as as Question block but the text upside down in it. ...
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Table headers colliding with table title

I have a table that has some vertical column headers, but they keep colliding with the table title. I've tried making the top row taller but that did not help the solution, simply moved all the text ...
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sidewaysfigure and landscape

I have some figures which I wish to display in landscape, with rotated captions. I can achieve this fine using the sidewaysfigure environment from the rotating package. I want to also ensure that ...
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How to fix issues after rotating a table with sidewaystable directly below the Chapter title?

I am trying to get a big table in the Appendix, directly below the chapter title. Sidewaystable from the rotating package works, since it nicely rotates the entire table, including caption and ...
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How to put table in portrait mode?

I put the table as below but it is coming out in landscape mode....else it ll go last page.... I need to have the table in the middle of my document and it should be in portrait. The code I have used ...
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how to rotate wide table in page thatnot outside of page

My table is very wide and gets the outside of the page how to rotate table that placed landscape. \begin{table}[!h]‎ ‎\centering‎ ‎\footnotesize‎ \caption{}\\‎ ‎\label{tab11}‎ ...
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How to rotate a TikZ text node depending on its content?

I would like to rotate a TikZ text node by a degree that depends on the content length. So a text node with 20 characters should be rotated e.g. 20*0.1 = 2 degree, a text node with 100 characters for ...
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Complex longtable with multirow, multicolumn, rotation of text, and a strange header

I want do a table like the next figures 1 and 2. The table go expand in many pages. The header is the same in all of them, and I want put the elements A, B and C in the headers of the tables, because ...
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sidewaystable on not landscape page?

Is it possible to have a sidewaystable that will be in the document but will be oriented like other pages in the document (non landscape)? I made a table that goes all over a page (well the length of ...
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Text in long multirow is not vertically centered

I have a large table, and the first two cells are multirow cells which span the height of the table. Instead of centering properly, they are centered in the top portion of the table, and I am ...
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How to make landscape mode rotate in a twoside book both for pdfviewer and printer?

I wanted the even pages' text, to face outwards, to be easy to read the text/table. I combined two different approaches that made the desired result happen for the pdf viewer. But when I print the ...
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How can I rotate and mirror a tikz picture in latex

I'm wondering if someone knows how to place one tikz picture cone face to the other in the horizontal position. \documentclass[varwidth,margin=0.5cm]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Special Table with Diagonal lines [duplicate]

Recently, I have to work with some problems that require to draw table like below in LaTeX. I used to think about diagonal line inside a cell, but it's not a good choice for this problem since the ...
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Rotating a one-page float for pdf viewing

I have a few long tables that should be rotated 90 degrees. These tables pretty much need to take up their own page. Rotating the table itself is not a problem, but I would also like to have an ...
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sidewaystable doesn't fit in a page

How could we fit these tables into a page each? TABLE 1 \begin{sidewaystable}[ht] \centering % used for centering table \begin{tabular}{l c c c c c c c c c c c} \hline %inserts double horizontal ...
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How do you vertically flip a figure in place?

I am using MiKTeX on Windows 7. I am trying to vertically flip a figure that is a component of a multi-EPS figure. The method I use is \scalebox as follows. \documentclass{article} % Specifies ...
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Sideways figures only are 50 % on the page

I am using the Springer Monography class and am trying to include sideway graphics. What always happens is that with rotating the Graphs end up about 50 % to the right of the page. They were fine on ...
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Rotating figure within a block of figures

I am using MiKTeK 2.9 on Windows 7. I am trying to make a single figure out of a block of eps files using the following code \documentclass{article} % Specifies the document class ...
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Sideways figure always rotates clockwise

I have a full page image I am displaying via \usepackage{rotating} ... \begin{sidewaysfigure}[counterclockwise] \centering \includegraphics[width=.9\textwidth]{visualizer} ...
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Rotate Figure using sidewaysfigure according to page number

I have a lot of tables and figures to include in my thesis. I am using sidewaysfigure to include them in a full-page landscape view. I need to put 90 degrees-oriented figures if the page is on the ...
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Tikz, rotate, how to specify a point as rotating center? [duplicate]

When I use rotate on a node, it seems to be rotated against its west(As in figure (up) and (middle)), however, what I meant is to rotate it against its center, like (bottom) of figure shows. I didn't ...
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Rotating: Sideways figure with Section title

Is there any way I can fit a sideways figure using the rotating package onto the same page as the title of the section? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[applemac]{inputenc} ...
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Legend position control within rotated polar axis

How can I shift (control) the position of the legend within rotated polar axis environment? (e.g. shift into the south-east corner?) \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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Rotate curly brace in tikz

I found this question that shows how to draw curly braces in tikz and to mirror them using decorations. But, how can they be rotated an arbitrary angle? .
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LaTeX - place more than one small pictures on top of a big one

I've been trying to put several small images on top of a large one. One way I found to place one picture on top of another one was to use the stackengine package. I couldn't figure how to place ...
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Rotate a path around a point

I have a named path (a triangle). How do I rotate it around point A in various angles without recalculating points B & C? Here's my code. I want to create the red and green triangles by simply ...
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How to produce a 3d surface plot by rotating the 2d plot of a function

What I want to do is to produce a 3d plot of a surface of revolution. So far I have achieved the following code... \documentclass[border= 5mm]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...