{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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positionning the boxes

As I have understood latex uses boxes, I thought it would be easy to do what I want as I know how to make these boxes (took me a few hours, but ok). But no. I can't find the tricks, eventhough I am ...
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Table doesn't fit page even with rotating

I have two tables (only one is shown in above picture) that are too wide and even with rotating the tables with the sidewaystable package they don't fit to one page. It is a must for me to fit both ...
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Rotating caption title together with table

As presented in the above picture, when I use the command \rotatebox{90} to rotate a table the caption (title) of the table doesn't rotate. How can I make the title rotate with the table? Note that ...
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Unintentionally rotated eps

I exported an eps graphic with OriginPro. When I include this into my document the graphic is rotated by 90°. Funnily, this happens only to two graphs of four although they are equally formatted (as ...
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Rotate `tcolorbox` with shadow

How to rotate a tcolorbox with shadow? I tried tikz={rotate=15} but as you can see on the bottom of the image, this gives not the desired result. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tcolorbox} ...
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rotate text in multirow table of figures

My question is similar to this one: How to rotate text in multirow table? but my table is composed of individual .eps files (which are all the same size, created in a different program) via ...
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Rotating images changes their position on the page

I want to rotate images in latex but when I put "angle=270" it changes the position of the image so that is almost off the page. The image also overlaps the text of the caption. If I put angle before ...
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Draw rectangle with two foci (like an ellipse)

How can the code be improved? Can I make the variables local? \documentclass[12pt,tikz,border=5pt]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{calc} % this is from % ...
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Make fireworks with only text

For the holidays, I wanted to follow up to the question about making fireworks with tikz (How can we display fireworks?): How can we make fireworks with only text? I have made a crude attempt below. ...
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Rotate figure with package rotating

I'm trying to insert a figure into my appendix that is so wide, that I want to rotate by 90°. Therefore I use the packe "rotating" in the following way: \documentclass[12pt]{report} ...
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Line break in columns in booktabs table

Hi I want to fit the following table on to one landscape page: Therefore I want columns 2,3,4,5,6 to have a line break in the header row only. Also I want to be able to use footnotes and I need to ...
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Rotating tikzpicture messes up intersections

I'm working on a picture using TikZ and I'm using intersections to draw some points (the $α(t_{j+i}$). I saw that the picture would fit better into the page if I rescaled it and rotated 90 degrees, ...
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Flexible inclusion of floating environments from external files

I'm interested in using the approach described in the following exchange: Move figures around in a document with a simple command In a nutshell, the idea is to store labeled figure and table ...
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Reflect / flip / rotate a table or array without rotating the elements

I have been working on an array environment, but I have realized that it would take up less space if it was reflected across the diagonal (I suppose this is not quite the same as flipped or rotated, ...
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Adjusting figure and caption in rotated minipage on landscape

Already the title sounds complicated since I need to use the caption on the side of the rotated image in landscape mode. I tried some spacing as you see in lines commented with %, but it did not work ...
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Diagonal line in table with vertical text

I want to add a diagonal line in a the top line of a table where the other entries on the first row are written sideways. I've tried \backslashbox and \diagbox and \diag but no matter how I change the ...
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How can I draw a twisted 3D arrow?

Does anyone know how I can draw an 3D arrow that in itself is twisted by 90 degrees? I need such arrow to show how polarized light is twisted in a liquid crystal. I would like to include that arrow ...
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Continue counting for footnotes in a sideways-table

I'd like my sideways-table footnotes to continue the counting of the normal footnotes. At the moment the footnotes in my sideways-table restart counting. Here's what I've got: \documentclass[11pt, ...
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phases (stages) of economic cycle

I would like to make the following figure: My already code is: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[english, greek]{babel} \usepackage{ucs} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} ...
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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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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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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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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. ...