{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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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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How to do sidewaystable

I have a very broad table in one of my appendices LaTeX so I wanted to have it sideways. However, when I use sidewaystable, the table is placed on another page directly after my appendix, leaving my ...
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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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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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Transformation of general equation of second degree with respect to a rectangular axes [closed]

Question : The equation $3x^2+2xy+3y^2-18x-22y+50=0$ is transformed to $4x^2+2y^2=1$ with respect to a rectangular axes through the point $(2,3)$ inclined to the original axes at an angle $\theta$. ...
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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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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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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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How to translate and rotate the heading of landscaped pages?

Objective How to change the heading of landscaped pages from to ? Minimal Code \documentclass{book} \usepackage[a5paper,hmargin=3cm,vmargin=5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{lscape,lipsum} ...
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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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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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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] ...
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Spirograph, Continuous Rotations in TikZ or PSTricks

Spirograph-like drawings are obtained when one repeatedly draws a closed curve on a continuously rotated canvas. Is there a nice way to make spirograph drawings using TikZ or PSTricks? There is a nice ...
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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} ...
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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} ...
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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 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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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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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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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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Assistance on arabic text on TikZ

I attempting to use both arabic and TikZ pictures but, I have four problems: The Arabic words appear in reverse order, the first word appears finally ... The sentence is not in arc as in the English ...
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lscape rotates the whole document

I have been struggling with this for a couple of hours: Including the package lscape immediately rotates the whole document. I have no clue why it happens. The document is very simple: ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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multi-Figure with pgfplots with one legend and rotation

I would like to have in a page two figures like the one the code below at the same page using subcaption and sidewaysfigure. The first problem is that probably there is a mistake at the position of ...
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How can I rotate and mirror a tikz picture in latex

I'm wondering if someone knows how to place one tikz picture cone face to the other in the horizontal position. \documentclass[varwidth,margin=0.5cm]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Latex rotating my iphone 5s .jpg pictures

My iPhone pictures are automatically saved as .jpg files. When I want to load the Pictures to my latex document, they are somehow rotated 90 degrees. However if I edit the pictures and save them ...
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Sideways figures captions on previous page

My thesis guidelines specify that a full page figure must have it's caption on a preceding page, also on it's own page. For rotated figures I would like to be able to rotate these captions as well. ...
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pdfpages rotate odd pages 180º

I'm trying to create a booklet with pdfpages. So far it's working, but I would like to tweak the page orientation to put all the spreads/pages "straight" (rotate odd pages 180º). I've tried different ...
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Force placement of sidewaysfigure

I have several large figures which need their own page. I would like to force the figures to occupy adjacent pages, starting from where I place the code for the first figure. Regular figure ...
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Rotate code on file in lateX document

I want to include a file with Haskell code to my LaTeX document. Unfortunately, the code taking to much space, so I wanted to rotate it to have a landscape format, but somewhat, the code is almost ...
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How to Rotate a PDF?

Recently I found out that I can't use Adobe Acrobat to rotate a multi-page pdf file by .70 degrees. So I have a regular PDF file (flat scan - no text) that I need to rotate. But I've seen a hint ...
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Make rotated picture with caption fill page width and available height

I have a PDF image that I want to rotate (keeping the caption unrotated). The page where the PDF is included has a title/heading. Usually I'm using width=0.9\textwidth, but that doesn't work with the ...
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Landscape-oriented table over multiple pages

I would like to spread my vertical table over multiple pages. I tried it with sidewaystable and longtable, but that put everything on one page. Another idea would be just to create x tables, where x ...
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Rotated column titles in tabular

I'd like to create a chart where the column titles are rotated, as per this toy example: I used the rotating package to generate the above. It has certain shortcomings: the rotate command doesn't ...
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Text centers in the cells and leaning text

Please I would like to make a table as this one but I have some problem to make leaning a text and centered in the cells. \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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How can I set contents in a box of zero width and specified height, optionally rotating, using expl3 syntax?

Using Steven B. Segletes's answer, I can centre something horizontally, optionally rotating it, using \centering \makebox[0pt]{\rotatebox{<angle>}{<contents>}} \par However, I would ...
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how to achieve and draw the final rotation of a frame with Euler angles.

I would like to do the final rotation using Euler angles. In this link Euler Angles, the final rotation undergoes three successive rotations, starting from frame (x,y,z), going through (x',y',z') and ...
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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.