{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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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. ...
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Vertical text in multirow

I'd like to realize the following: But I can not bond the vertical text and the line together. I use a tabular environment and this is what I get: My code is this: %!TEX program = xelatex ...
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Typography of sideways figure [closed]

Since my figure is too wide to fit the layout, I rotate it using sidewaysfigure environment from rotating package. I'd like to clear out some typographical issues with respect to international and/or ...
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Avoid latex rotating pages orientation [duplicate]

I am writing a document with the memoir class. What happens, for no apparent reason, is that latex starts rotating pages containing single figure at a certain point. I basically end up with a ...
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Customizing title page in beamer

I put the following tikzpicture, borrowed from http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/86310/10898, in my beamer title page. Nevertheless, I would like to try two things. On one hand, put the tikzfigure in an ...
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Multirow cells with centered multiline text

I use tabu package to easily typeset tables. Now i need to typeset long table. So i used longtabu. The head of the table consists of much columns. Also there are lots of text in each cell and some ...
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Define \shearbox with \rotatebox and \scalebox

Similar to this problem, I want to define \shearbox with \rotatebox and \scalebox using singular value decomposition: The latex code is as follows: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Controlling the orientation of a Tikz decoration markings arrow?

I thought that my woes in Decoration marking arrow style ignored in custom node shape? were temporarily solved, but alas: if I do a dimension line (A) -- (B), then all is fine; but if I do (B) -- (A), ...
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Rotating (and mirroring) draw lines in a custom node tikz shape?

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \makeatletter \pgfdeclareshape{circtest}{ % \inheritsavedanchors[from={rectangle}] % ...
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How can I rotate \in by 90 degrees?

I am currently trying to show the domain of variables in a simple equation: \[\begin{matrix} x & \cdot & W_{1,2} & = & o\\ \in & & \in & & \in\\ ...
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Sloped Tikz node with rotation and scale

There should be an easy way to place a sloped node along a path. Using sloped works great (as in the black text). However, if there is a rotate= applied then the text is no longer along the path (as ...
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draw a smooth dendrite

I want to draw a dendrite and here is what I have done till now, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{3d,calc} \newcommand*{\hd}{1.0}% ...
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Sideways in table

I created this table: with this code: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{L*{2}C} \toprule Propriedade & Equipamento & ...
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How to get the rotate key to affect clickable regions produced with hyperref's \hyperlink? [duplicate]

I'm doing some experiments with \hypertarget and \hyperlink (from hyperref) used inside some TikZ nodes and I noticed an unexpected behaviour. Please consider the following example code: ...
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Tikz: rotating point coordinates over a labelled coordinate

From Tikz: drawing a straight line down in a rotated scope, Paul Gessler pointed out that rotating labelled coordinate (P) in the opposite direction of the initial rotation would counter act it. ...
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Tikz: drawing a straight line down in a rotated scope

I would like to draw a straight line down from (P) to y = -2cm. I tried issuing \draw[rotate = -45, xshift = 0.1cm, >=stealth, |<->|] (P) -- +(0, -1cm); but this doesn't cancel the initial ...
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How to center cells vertically in sideways table?

I'm trying to build a comparison table, I want to center the symbols vertically on the cells and I tried a lot of methods that I found here unsuccessfully. This is the last code: ...
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Two rotated tables in one page

I'm writing a paper using the IEEEtran style, which uses two column per page. At some point, I had to make some two big tables, so I used \sideways to rotate them. The pages' height fill all ...
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Sideways table cut off

I'm trying to create a sideways table with the informs3 class. After running pdflatex the table is cut off at the top and not properly centered on the page. If I change the document class the ...
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two rotated tables on same page as heading

I am sorry, there seems to be a similar question already, but I didn't get the answer. I have a chapter heading and then two wide but short tables with captions, which I would like to rotate. But ...
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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 rotate wide table in page thatnot outside of page [duplicate]

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 ...