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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 ...
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Rotate a PGF figure, and being able to center it

I have a figure, created in MS Visio, a PDF figure. I have added text to the figure using qtix. The code is pasted below: \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=0.30] ...
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How can I tell ConTeXt to automatically rotate images to fit their dimensions most accurately?

I have high resolution images that would be much more effectively executed in landscape format. Is there a way to tell ConTeXt to automatically place images in landscape format to suit their ...
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Centering content in cells adjacent to Sideways Headings

I have a table produced by the following code: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{rotating} \begin{document} \begin{table}[ht] \begin{center} ...
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Translate and rotate an object in TikZ (2D)

Is there a way in Tikz to translate and rotate a, lets say, rectangle by an arbitrary distance/angle? As an example Translation: 3 in x-direction, 5 in y-direction Rotation: 45 degree Now my goal ...
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Problem with position of table using sidewaystable environment

I am using the sidewaystable environment to rotate a table and its caption. My problem is that when compiling, there is a blank space at the bottom of the page and the table is moved to the top, ...
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Confused about TikZ \draw[rotate=angle] [duplicate]

I was trying in vain to use a rotated ellipse today and finally got it to work in an extremely hackish way. Trying to follow up, I turned to the manual (pg. 26): You can also append an ellipse to ...
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Create rotated prime symbol

I would prefer to work with a prime symbol that is less rotated. I tried the following \usepackage[figuresright]{rotating} \newcommand*{\p}{\turnbox{12}{$\,'$}\;} which is visually what I desire. ...
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sidewaystable misplaced in twocolumn document

I need to format an existing document to accord to the guidelines of a paper. The existing document contains a big table, contained in a sidewaystable environment: \begin{sidewaystable}[p] ...
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How to rotate a picture in 3 dimensions?

I have a picture like this: I want to use this picture rotated like this (inline with the text as well as separately): Is there a way to achieve this?
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Left align sidewaystable

Is it possible to left align a sidewaytable to make use of the extra space at the left of it? Similar to the \LTleft\fill in longtable? I have not found a way to do this yet.
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Landscape caption for a rotated figure in a portrait page

I've managed to rotate an image 90 degrees to be as if in landscape mode, but I still need to change location and rotation of the caption to match the image's orientation, while keeping the page in ...
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How do I rotate a tikz rectangle about a specific axis?

I am trying to create a beamer animation using tikz, but I can't even get basic rotating of a tikz image working as desired. I have a rectangle specified by \draw[rounded corners,dotted] (-3.5,0) ...
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Inserting table and figure vertically in a full page

I have a table with large number of columns and few rows. I need to insert this table vertically in one single page. How to do. I need to do the same with a figure also, wherein I need to insert a ...
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Rotate node text and use relative positioning in TikZ?

In TikZ, I sometimes want to rotate the text within a node and then position the node relative to another. However, the approach below doesn't work as expected: \documentclass{standalone} ...
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“Foldable” “Booklet” like Toodledo's one (pocketmod)

How to achieve in pdfLaTeX foldable booklets similar to those provided by Toodledo ? (to make question usable to others LuaTex, ConTeX and other systems answers are highly welcome) Note: look, how ...
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Rotate picture with caption

How can I rotate both a picture and its title in TeX? Parameter in \includegraphics allows to rotate only a picture.
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Is there something like “sidewayslongtable”?

Unfortunately my table is too wide to use longtable. In sideways it fits on width. Unfortunately it's too long to fit on one page. Is there something like sidewayslongtable, a way to combine ...
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Landscaped Longtables [closed]

I am currently using the longtable environment, but I would like to change the orientation of the table and make it landscape. Using the lscape environment I am only able to modify the orientation of ...
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Get combine a `sidewaystable` with a `subfloat` from `subfig`

I use the subtables environment from the subfloat package to combine table numbering (i.e., any tables I wrap in the subtables environment get labeled 1a, 1b, and so on). But I just learned on the ...
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How to write vertically in a cell

I know that with \begin{sideways} ... \end{sideways} I can write a text vertically, but it rotates the text by +90 degrees. What should I do to rotate it by -90 degrees?
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Rotate single PDF page when viewing

I got a Latex document which renders fine, some content is rotated using the turn environment from the rotate package. Everything works like it should. Except: It know that it is possible to display ...
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Line break in rotatebox in table?

I use \rotatebox to create a table with vertical headers, like so: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{rotating} \begin{document} \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|} \hline ...
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Wrapping table column headings in -turn- environment?

I'm trying to wrap the text in table column headings in the turn environment (from the package -rotating-). Is there a way to perform this using turn or do have to embed a minipage (e.g., ...& ...
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How to synchronize sidewaystable with the odd/even page?

I have two tables, T1 and T2. I want these to appear in two pages as if the head-side of the table remains at the binding side of the book. Like this |||||>|<||||| |||||>|<||||| ...
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TikZ: How to rotate and then shift?

I'm trying to rotate a node and then shift it along the X axis. If I do [rotate=90, xshift=-20pt], the node will first shift and then rotate.