{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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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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pgfplots: rotating a shape in 3D independent of the axes

I have a group of shapes I'm plotting in 3D via \addplot3 (such as a cone) and need to have them pointed in a direction specified by the macro arguments. I do not want to just change the view angle or ...
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Sideways figures only are 50 % on the page

I am using the Springer Monography class and am trying to include sideway graphics. What always happens is that with rotating the Graphs end up about 50 % to the right of the page. They were fine on ...
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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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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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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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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 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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Sideways figure always rotates clockwise

I have a full page image I am displaying via \usepackage{rotating} ... \begin{sidewaysfigure}[counterclockwise] \centering \includegraphics[width=.9\textwidth]{visualizer} ...
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Rotate Figure using sidewaysfigure according to page number

I have a lot of tables and figures to include in my thesis. I am using sidewaysfigure to include them in a full-page landscape view. I need to put 90 degrees-oriented figures if the page is on the ...
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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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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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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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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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Vertical rule to fill remaining page height

I need to have a vertically-oriented titles with rules on either side that fill the available space. For example, the vertical SOFTWARE and PERSONAL titles here: Here's the relevant code that ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Complex longtable with multirow, multicolumn, rotation of text, and a strange header

I want do a table like the next figures 1 and 2. The table go expand in many pages. The header is the same in all of them, and I want put the elements A, B and C in the headers of the tables, because ...
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How to make landscape mode rotate in a twoside book both for pdfviewer and printer?

I wanted the even pages' text, to face outwards, to be easy to read the text/table. I combined two different approaches that made the desired result happen for the pdf viewer. But when I print the ...
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Rotated table titles as in excel

I'd like to create a table with rotated headers. I know that this can be done as shown here, but I'd like them to look more like this: This is a screenshot of an excel table. Is there a way to get ...
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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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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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Rotate table in appendix result in a redundant page between the table and the appendix header

I am new user of latex and now writing my thesis with it. I am trying to fit a long table in the appendix. I use \rotatebox to make the table fit like this: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} ...
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Aliased arrow for vector

I write a vector in a tikzpicture and the text of the vector is rotated. The arrow on the vector is aliased and very ugly. I obtain this arrow using esvect package (for defining arrows with adjusted ...
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Rotate figure with package rotating

I'm trying to insert a figure into my appendix that is so wide, that I want to rotate by 90°. Therefore I use the packe "rotating" in the following way: \documentclass[12pt]{report} ...
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Switch a vertical Letter size frame to a horizontal Letter size frame at a specific page

Is there a way to change a vertical Letter size frame to a horizontal Letter size frame in the revtex4? I have a huge figure which suits better in a horizontal Letter size frame. For example, in ...
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Rotating ends up turning the whole page .. sometimes

Rotating package seem to change the orientation of the whole page in some situations. For example consider this bizarre example : \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{report} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...