{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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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} \usepackage[usenames,dvipsnames]{xcolor}...
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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, anchor=...
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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} paper....
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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} \end{...
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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 ...
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tikz-3dplot: Rotate arc around specific axis

\documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz-3dplot} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=2] % draw arcs \draw[canvas is zx plane at y = 1, line width = 1pt] (2,...
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TikZ rotating coordinate problem

I am trying to rotate point (B0) by 90 degrees ccw around (A1) and then loop it to get (B\k) and (A\k). What am I doing wrong? \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[...
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Booktabs table with rotated and aligned header, multirows, and tabularx columns

I have a problem with the alignment in a bit complicated table setting (see MWE). I have a table normally stretching the complete width of the paper (for illustrating here the nr of columns is reduced ...
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Two inline rotated text snippets

I want to achieve this (in math mode): blabla will be something like \foreach x, c1 and c2 \supset A, \subset B, and lalala the rest of the formula. What's the best way to achieve this? I'm ...
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Long text in rotated multirow

I created a minimal example with the bad table in red. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} % To align the numbers later on \usepackage{booktabs} \newcommand{\ra}[1]{\renewcommand{\...
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How can I rotate some pages keeping the same header/footer sequence as the other pages? [duplicate]

Original text Estoy intentando rotar hojas específicas de cuadros o imágenes un poco anchas para lo cual algunas hojas deben estar rotadas para facilitar la lectura. Translation by Gonzalo Medina ...
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Changing the font size of rotatebox

How can we change the font size of the text appearing in the rotatebox? For example: \rotatebox{90}{test text} I would like to change the size of "test text".
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Stack three tables sideways

I need to stack three sideway tables. My code makes Latex remove the captions somehow. It reports floatrow error, caption(s) lost. Is there also a way to align all three tables to the bottom of the ...
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Rotated table exceeds width of text block

I have a table (code in the final) that is rotated 90 degrees counterclockwise. However, it is too wide. How can I solve that (fit to the width of (rotated) text block)? One solution could be to make ...
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flip all sideways figures

I am using sidewaysfigure for many of my figures. When I print out my document, for reasons I don't understand, the figure captions are on the inside and not the outside. Is there a quick way to ...
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remove headers on pages where there is a sidewaysfigure

I have a Latex document with headers on each page. On the pages where I have a 'sidewaysfigure', I want to remove the headers, because sometimes, the white borders of the large sideways figures ...
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How is it changing macro in my MWE?

MWE \documentclass[a5paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \rotatebox[origin=c]{90}{{OZGUR}} & \includegraphics[scale=.25]{o.jpg} \...
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Rotating text in marginnote?

I am creating a one-page conference flyer featuring a background image. I would like to add a photo credit positioned to the lower right corner of the page, but rotated 90 degrees. How to do this ...
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Rotating a crossed out node

I need a crossed out word in Latex like here: How to cross out a word in LaTex But I need to rotate my cross 45 degrees. Whenever I add a rotate=45, I also rotate my word, which is not what I want: ...
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How to typeset inverted characters in ExLaTex on Mac OSX

How do you represent a text that contains printers' pie: specifically letters the are upside down? I am using ExLaTex and attempting to reproduce 19th century newspaper articles faithfully: including ...
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included pdfs won't rotate using pdflscape

As far as I know pdflscape is able to rotate pages* horizontally if you use the landscape option. However, this won't work with included pdfs for me. Is there a syntax I have overseen? turn=false won'...
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Rotate all but one table header

I want to rotate all table headers, except the one to the top left. The attached MWE does the job, but there is some space there that is caused by the one header that is not rotated. How can I avoid ...
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Flip a landscape environment

I have a page that needed to be in landscape mode, so I've used something like: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{pdflscape} \begin{document} \lipsum \begin{...