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Change paper size in mid-document

My document should be letterpaper and my attachments should be a4paper. I had high hopes for the \newgeometry command from the geometry package, but the documentation says \newgeometry is almost ...
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rotating vs lscape vs pdflscape

I'm asking this looking for the ultimate answer. What are the main differences between the three of them? When should I use anyone in particular? I know there is this question: Should I prefer {...
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TikZ: anchors of special node “current page” seem to be incorrect in landscape

I've got a document that I wish to format in landscape in conjunction with some material added as an overlay via TikZ. I can get everything correct if I create a portrait page, but not if I create a ...
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Should I prefer {pdflscape} over [pdftex]{lscape}?

I came across a problem with pdflscape and TikZ' external library where externalized tikzpictures in a landscape environment were rotated incorrectly ( Using tikzexternalize with pdflscape results in ...
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how to use fancyhdr package to customize headers in landscape page

I have used the fancyhdr package to customize the header of my pages. However, when I want a page to be landscape (by using the pdflscape package), it does produce a page in landscape orientation, but ...
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pdflscape and tikzpagenodes problem

I am having problems getting the tikzpagenodes package to work with the pdflscape package. I want to access the nodes (current page text area) and (current page marginpar area) when rotating a page to ...
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Change page orientation inside document

I need to create a document with a title page, some introduction pages and a lot of tables. Those tables needs to be on landscape pages. So I need to switch the orientation on a certain page. Also ...
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Using tikzexternalize with pdflscape results in rotated image

When using the external TikZ library to externalize an image in a pdflscape landscape environment, the resulting image is rotated by 90 degrees. This does not happen when including "normal" images. ...
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Why is TikZ not remembering the location of my node?

Question Why is TikZ not remembering the location of my node despite adding the remember picture parameter? (Also, how can I improve this question title?) Expected Result The blue line should be ...
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Vertical (rotated) titles in margins

I want to write the chapter title or section subject in the margin of each page. I eventually managed to get some working code : \setuplayout[edge=3cm,margin=3cm,backspace=7cm,height=27cm] \...
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How can I exclude a custom sectioning command from the table of contents?

Question How can I exclude a custom titling command (sectioning command) from the table of contents? Note that I do not want to simply inherit the \paragraph, because it is reserved for and extra ...