{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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Dificulty in multiple multirow in one table and turning text

I need that text CT1 1mm and the other CT... was rotated and in multirow for two rows. A I dont know how to do that. Many thanks :) \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} ...
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Rotate ytick after rotating polaraxis

I rotated a polaraxis 90 degree CCW. \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{report} \usepackage{pgfplots} %Plots direkt in LaTeX aus externen Dateien berechnen \pgfplotsset{compat = newest} % Use the latest ...
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Regular Polygon with tip on the bottom

I have a set of three regular polygons with six sides which I create using regular polygon from the shapes tikz package. However this always creates the polygon with the flat side on the bottom. How ...
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Using sidewaystable environment with footnotetext

My new problem is this code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{rotating} \begin{document} \begin{sidewaystable}[h!] \centering \setlength{\tabcolsep}{5pt} ...
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Rotate a block in beamer

I wanted to add an example in my beamer presentation and I wanted the complete example block to be rotated by 90 degree. How I can do it? I have tried using following code but it doesn't work. ...
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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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Rotate Tikz-UML sequence diagram

I'm trying to rotate a Tikz-UML sequence diagram by 90 degrees, but the lay-out is completely screwed up when I do. At the moment, I use following code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} ...
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Is it even possible to rotate the whole 'text' frame on a ConTeXt document?

This is 100% curiosity. Just came to mind if there's possible to rotate to some degree the whole text frame of a ConTeXt (Mark IV) document. I guess the \rotate command would do the trick, but I ...
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In Miktex (Latex), how do I rotate figure and fill the entire page with it?

I have a horizontal (say A3 page) .eps figure which I want to import into Miktex generated text, rotating it so that it will fill the entire A4 page rather than occupy only it's say 30% when imported ...
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\clearpage produces an extra blank page

I'm trying to insert some sidewaysfigure environments between segments of text. The output should be like Title Page Text (ends about halfway down the page) Sideways Figure Sideways Figure Text ...
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Turning entire page by 90° degrees [duplicate]

what is there a way to turn the page by 90 degrees? I know there is a package called lscape, but that only rotates the content of the page, instead of the entire paper. Basically, I imagine it like ...
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rotate caption of table [closed]

I am trying to rotate a two tables with one caption. It is a complete mess and I've been trying the whole evening to fix it but it just does not work. Another problem is that I would like to have the ...
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How can I design book cover pages?

How can I design the following cover with \latex in A4 paper, landspace? Related to: http://tug.org/pracjourn/2007-1/robbers/robbers.pdf
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How to attach properly spaced subscripts to a rotated symbol?

I'd like to attach letters to my rotated symbol and then shrink it down. However, when I do this, the spacing is very much different than when I do the same exact thing to the original symbol. Is ...
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How to rotate text in multirow table?

I have a big table with a problem, when I want to rotate the text in a \multirow cell, the text is placed outside and is bigger than the dimensions of the cell, I took some advice from here, ...
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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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How to rotate a large matrix in Lyx?

I have a large adjacency matrix in LyX. How can I rotate it to fit the page? Alternative: you see that the commands such as the \begin{landscape}...\end{landscape} are not interpreted as commands ...
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Centre vertically rotated text in table

So far I've a table with rotated text but it's appearing at the very top as you can see. I want the text in column 1 to be vertically centred in it's cell. The code I have is below. ...
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sidewaysfigure wrong numbering

I am writing a document where the second figure must be sideways. I do this by using: \begin{sidewaysfigure} FIG2 \end{sidewaysfigure} But this changes the order of the figures. Now FIG2 comes ...
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Q: How to rotate the figure without rotating the page

I'm trying to insert a figure in landscape format by using the rotate package. The resulting pdf show that the figure and the page were rotated to landscape. I found a solution on tex.stackexchange ...
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Help with a special picture

inspired by the following graphic, I tried to copy it with tikz. I'd like to modify it in some details: The rim of the coloured background should be homogeneous. I don't want the bonds between the ...
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Writing from middle of the page, upside down and from the right hand side?

How do I start writing from middle of the page, upside down and from the right hand side? I would like to write from the middle of a page in two directions. The A4 paper will be folded at three ...
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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 code: \begin{landscape} \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth{some columns} ...
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Problem with multirow (tabular, rotatebox, cellcolor)

I am a standard user of LaTeX code but I have not used much \tabular. I would like to get a table with vertical text on the left of the table. To do so, I need to merge two cells vertically. For ...
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How can I rotate an ellipse

I am drawing rotated ellipse and hyperbola side-by-side for an illustration of effect of cross product terms in a quadratic. I am learning plotting in tikz through pgfmanual.pgf. I do not find it easy ...
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is there a possibility to rotate text in a tree (tikz)?

Is there a possibility to make my tree a bit more well-arragend? At the moment I think, there is a lot of mess and you do not get which description refers to wich line and so on. I hope you understand ...
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Problem with sideways table

I have this sideways tables, but the text doesn't wrap properly inside the cells, here's my code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to tell a column to span half the width of the table

Hi I am making a table with multicolumn and multirows. But I want the next line to have 2 columns that are exactly half the width of the table. Meaning if the width of the table changes when I add ...
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problem when using scope and rotate with tikz

I wish to take this picture with tikz turning figure generally this type of scheme does not ask me problem and I wrote the following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to adjust a big sidewaystable little bit lower vertically?

The rotating's sideways table just crosses the Chapter title: how can I adjust the table vertically lower? Ps. Dealing with big tables, other solution here contains multilinebreaks where prob with ...
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Automatic linebreaks for equations in tabular environment?

I have so far tested the breqn's dmath environment example here but it does not work with tabular in rotating's sidewaystable, resulting into \cr errors in wrong place. So How can you automatically ...
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Two large sideways tables on one page

I'm new to Latex and I've got two very large sideways tables. I want to put them into one page and used the minipage environment. But the result is way too large for the page and now I'm a bit ...
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Sideways picture shown on wrong page

My picture and my section won't be on the same page. I have tried the float package with [H] and [!] and so on but it won't work \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{float} ...
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How to produce a 3D surface plot by rotating the 2D plot of a function?

What I want to do is to produce a 3d plot of a surface of revolution. So far I have achieved the following code... \documentclass[border= 5mm]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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How to resolve conflict between `sidewaystable` and `statsoc` document class

The document class statsoc released by the Royal Statistical Society appears to conflict with the sidewaystable environment in the rotating package. In particular, the following does not compile with ...
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How to rotate a table?

I have a table and I want to rotate it. The table has 3 rows and 4 columns, and I want to rotate the text inside this table as well. How can I do this?
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Rotated math with correct font size

I would like a macro that takes a single argument, makes the argument bold, rotates it by -90 degrees around its center, and automatically scales it to the correct font size depending on where it is ...
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How to rotate text inline?

I used the rotating package to rotate the symbol 90 positive degrees and that worked well. But I also want to rotate it 270 positive degrees and then it ends up hanging down on the line below. How can ...
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PSTricks figure turned 90 degrees

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \def\RPut(#1)#2{% \rput[r]{90}(!#1 1980 sub 2 div 0){#2 \quad} \rput[l]{90}(!#1 1980 sub 2 div 0){\quad #1} } ...
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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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Arithmetic overflow with pax?

I am heavily using pdfpages to concatenate a set of papers. One of the papers has a big table, rotated, using the sidewaystable environment. That paper, by itself, compiles perfectly, with the desired ...
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How to make table with rotated table headers in LaTeX

I saw a table created in PowerPoint and wanted to know how to do it in LaTeX. The table is shown below. The aspects of the table that I'm most interested in are the rotated table headers as well as ...
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Text too long for the cell?

I am doing this table, but my the phrases are out of the limits of the cells. How can I adjust them in two or three lines instead of one? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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rotate text in {align} formula, move {cases} to back, and wrap text

I'm writing some formulas where I would like to move the cases bracket to the back, rotate some text, and wrap some text, among other things. I've made a working example of how far a got and a ...
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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} ...
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Tikz picture, rotate x tick labels

I have following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz,amsmath} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[!t] \centering \subfloat[A ...
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Make fireworks with only text

For the holidays, I wanted to follow up to the question about making fireworks with tikz (How can we display fireworks?): How can we make fireworks with only text? I have made a crude attempt below. ...
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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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Rotate matrix in LaTeX

I have a matrix size 25 and I need to rotate it in LaTeX so that it fits the page. How do I do?? PS.: I tried the landscape command, but it did not work because rotated the page but not its contents, ...
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My section heading and figure in two different pages

I'm having my section and figure in two different pages. What should I do to get it in the same page. Thanks. This is my code: \FloatBarrier %\label{sec:****} %\title{\\bfseries{Appendix A}} ...