{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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Dedicated pages for figures featuring automatic fit-to-page scaling and automatic portrait/landscape selection

There are some books where you have a couple of pages that contain only a picture with no footer, header or anything like that. I wanted to have something similar although I'd like to keep a uniform ...
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Problem with rotation of pattern in tikz [closed]

Consider the following example. Why does the pattern not rotate correctly both for the tikz rotate and for the rotatebox approach. How can I fix it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to rotate a table with caption and have a section name in the same page

I need to rotate a table with caption, but I need to have a section name in top of the same page. Already tried with sidewaystable, but it reserves a entire page only for the table. Then I've tried ...
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How does one split a column title into two lines?

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{array} \begin{document} \begin{table}[H] \setlength{\tabcolsep}{5mm} \begin{tabular}[h]{|>{\centering\arraybackslash}p{2cm}||> ...
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Table with rotated headings on fixed height rows

I am trying to create a 2 x 2 table with centered headings. The row headings need to be rotated as shown below (mocked-up in another program). The cells are supposed to be 1in tall and 1.4in wide. ...
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Sideways text with rule as table label

I've been trying to achieve the following vertical sidebar effect in LaTeX for my resume, but turns out it's far more difficult than I thought (created easily in InDesign): I've tried everything ...
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Rotate every letter/character by 90 deg, keeping left-to-right letterflow intact

I'd lik to rotate every letter/character of a paragraph 90 degrees counterclockwise, yet keeping the left-to-right flow intact. Everything I have found so far only rotates one letter at a time and ...
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assistance on good handling of text on TikZ paths

I am putting together an ornate logo using TikZ. The logo as it is currently is as follows: I request assistance on handling the lowermost outer text (which reads "UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW"). For the ...
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sidewaystable is positioned before normal table when using the apa6 document class

I tried to use a normal table together with a sidewaystable in an apa6 class document. Following the APA guidelines, the table order should equal the order of appearance. However, if the normal table ...
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Rotated xymatrix takes up too much space

When I do this... \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage[all]{xy} \begin{document} This text should come directly before the diagram. \[ \xymatrix@ru{ \bullet \ar[rd] \ar[d] \\ \bullet \ar[r] \ar[rd] ...
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How to make graphic caption rotate?

I have a large graph that has to fit the paper in the landscape mode, therefore I have to rotate the graph using includegraphics[angle=-90]. However, the usual \caption{} statement remains the same as ...
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Reverse a glyph? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Rotating a letter Given any printable glyph, is there some way to reverse it along the vertical (or any other) axis? So that, for instance, a sans-serif d would appear ...
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How to rotate a node and text independently in Tikz

How can I rotate the text inside a node independent of the node in tikz? Right now I am using the rotatebox. The other option I tried was to have two overlapping nodes. Is there a better way to do ...
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Rotating figures to point to the outside edge

I am writing my thesis in LaTeX book style. I have a large figure that I want to rotate to make it viewable sideways. I can do this with the includegraphics option angle=90. My question: Is there a ...
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How to make TeX fit rotated text into table cell?

This is what I have in HTML: <style type="text/css"> table, th, td { border: 1px solid black; border-collapse: collapse; padding: 2px; margin: 2px; } th { background-color: #dddddd; ...
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Rotated $\ltimes$ symbol

I'd like to use a rotated version of $\ltimes$ where the vertical line is at the top, and another where the vertical line is at the bottom. I tried using \rotatebox with graphicx, but it puts the ...
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Problems with newpage and pdfpageattr

I have a document (article class) in which sections of text are interrupted by sideways tables. In order to be able to view the document properly I am using \newpage ...
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rotating package: positioning does not match documentation

I want a sidewaystable to appear with its top against the inner margin of the body text. According to the rotating package documentation, these following settings: \rotFPtop=0pt and ...
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Rotate the fill pattern with the shape in tikz [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Moving tiles of the pattern in TikZ I have a rotated rectangle filled with a pattern, and I would like to also rotate the pattern by the same amount. In this MWE, the ...
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Table rotated text alignment

I have a code that produces a table. The three last columns have rotated text. I would like to align them to the bottom (not top as in the code below). In addition I would like to center the "nr" and ...
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Rotate table with caption on the same page

I want to rotate a table because it is too wide. I'm forced to use \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article}, so changing that is not a solution. Many packages rotate the whole page, but I just wan't to ...
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Rotated text failure with DVI

I'm using the following code: \begin{tabular}{r|ccc} & \begin{rotate}{60} Property 1 \end{rotate} & \begin{rotate}{60} Property 2 \end{rotate} & \begin{rotate}{60} Property 3 ...
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\rput does rotate my whole document

When using \rputwith the rotation parameter it seems to rotate my whole document if the rotated text is longer then the non-rotated text. See this minimal example: \documentclass[dvips]{article} ...
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Using sidewaystable enviroment with footnotetext

my new problem si this code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{rotating} \begin{document} \begin{sidewaystable}[h!] \centering \setlength{\tabcolsep}{5pt} ...
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TikZ diagonal text

Can you rotate text diagonally in TikZ / latex? I tried \coordinate (P) at (0,0) ; \draw[rotate around={45:(P)}] (P) node {hello} ; But it just draws the text straight (horizontally). I want the ...
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How to doublespace a sidewaystable using setspace?

As a follow-up to a previous question, How to doublespace a table using setspace?, I found that the solution is not compatible with the sidewaystable environment defined in the rotating package. I ...
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altering the orientation of column headers

I would like to generate a table that has each column header displayed sideways. For example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{rotating} \begin{document} \begin{sidewaystable} ...
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problem with image rotation

I am facing a weird problem. I am trying to include an eps file into my thesis. The code I am using is as follows: \documentclass[11pt,twoside]{ce} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{wrapfig} ...
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Multiple rotated text boxes with absolute page positions

As part of a layout for a home made recipe book, I'm trying to lay out a series of text boxes at absolute positions on a page. I'm using eso-pic to put a background image on the page which has ...
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Long vertical bar on titlepage with rotated text

Is there a nice and easy way to include a vertical colored bar on the titlepage with some rotated text? I would like to have something similar to ERDC sample, but covering the left 5cm of the page ...
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Enable automatic hyphenation for Cthulhu-style's document

This question is based on the following thread: How do I make my document look like it was written by a Cthulhu-worshipping madman? ,where doncherry has provided a nice answer with the highest rate. ...
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Rotating caption with image using a custom float

How do you rotate a caption with the image in a custom float? I've tried the savebox and rotcaption methods outlined in this topic. My image rotates 90 degrees but my caption stays untouched and ...
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Latex - \multirow and \rotatebox dont match together - how to align

Minimal example: \begin{table}[H] \centering \begin{tabular}{|l|c|c|} \hline Text A & Text B & Text C\\ \hline & \multirow{2}{*}{\rotatebox{90}{Gewichtung}} \\ ...
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How to wrap text around a landscape table over multiple pages? \sidewaystable or \landscape + \longtable

I am trying to create a landscape table that breaks over multiple pages. I have successfully done this with the following: \begin{landscape} \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth{some columns} \caption[my ...
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Caption does not appear under a figure

I need to put into my thesis (portrait format) a figure in landscape format. I tried using pdflscape environment but it didn't work for me. Now I am trying to use sidewaysfigure environment. The ...
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Sideways figure with rotated page number

The submission requirements require that any landscaped image have the page number on the 11" side of the page, at the bottom and centered. I can't figure out how to do this. I'm using ...
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Flush stacked rotated images

I have a series of images that I would like to line up horizontialy, all scaled to a given height, rotated 90 degrees and exactly flush with respect to each other. For example: ...
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Keep first column on every page of long sideways-table

I have a table with a lot of columns, so I am going to make it landscape.The very first column is a sort of header, so I would like to repeat it on every page. Is there a way to do that?
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How to force a hvFloat to be “Here”

A want to rotate my table but not on a newpage that is why i use hvFloat instead of sidewaystable. But with this one i have an other issue. The table won't get under the title. Is there someone who ...
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How can I make labels (or other elements) rotate with a node using TikZ?

Is there a way to get label text to rotate with the TikZ node to which it is attached. I can rotate the node and its text; but labels do not rotate along with the node, and instead remain "level": ...
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Rotating a set of pictures aligned in multiple rows

I made a figure that displays 2x3 images. However, I would like the whole figure, except the caption, to be rotated for 90 degrees. Here is the code that I tried to adjust by 'rotatebox' command: ...
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Rotate Header table

I've recently encountered PDF from a latex document where the header are rotated. As it's hard to explain I thought an image should be used: Does anyone have any idea how to create such table?
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Rotated, running text in right margin?

I want to place some (large) text, rotated -90 degrees and running the right-hand margin. After reviewing Chapter Title in rotated vertical box at the margin and the somewhat related (albeit for ...
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wrapfig and rotating place figure at end of document

With the packages wrapfig and rotating and calls to wraptable, sideways and tabular, I get a document where the table is placed at the end of the document. For instance, in a two page document defined ...
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Span sideways figure over multiple pages

I have to place two sidewaysfigure spanned each one on different pages. \begin{sidewaysfigure} \ContinuedFloat \centering \subfloat[Change in ...
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How can I draw a landscape picture using PSTricks?

I need to draw a figure using PSTricks which is quite a bit wider than than it is long. Is there anyway I can draw a pic like that in a landscape mode? Right now my pic starts at the top of a regular ...
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Rotate table with caption: “Not in outer par mode. \begin{table}[h]”

I would like to rotate one table with caption however it returns me an error Missing \endgroup inserted ...omparação de Gerenciadores de Documento} Undefined control sequence \end{sideways} ...
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What is the proper way to create a horizontal table?

I want to have a horizontal table, like this: However, when using the usual method of creating a table, it quickly becomes a pain having to pre-define the number of columns (especially since I ...
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Rotate individual letters of the text using TikZ

I would like to rotate each character in the text of the TikZ edge label while keeping the edge label's orientation unchanged. The following code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} % ...
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sidewaystable will not plot side ways [closed]

I am unable to get a sidewaystable to plot even with simple documents. I've copied this code directly and I can get it to plot as a normal table. It does not work when I change it to sideways. Does ...