Dear fellow TeXnocrats,

I wonder if it is possible to combine the sidewaysfigure package with \includepdf to the effect that every odd page of a multi-page pdf is turned 90° and every even page turned -90°. I would like to avoid to have to load each page separately.

The current code does not produce any PDFs to be included in the main document:


By itself, the \includepdf ... segment works fine, but not inside the sidewaysfigure environment.

Help would be appreciated. Kindly!

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    Please post a compile document or at least the document code that has this issue – user31729 May 6 '17 at 9:59
  • why sidewaysfigure is necessary? you can get what you want without it. – touhami May 6 '17 at 11:00
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    No. sidewaysfigure is a one-page float. You can't use if for multipage content. – Ulrike Fischer May 6 '17 at 11:06

Here is a solution. The idea is to define


and then use





\ifodd\value{page}%           % or another check like \isodd
\renewcommand*\side{90}%      % or -90


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