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{calendar} concerns the tikz-pgf calendar library and how to make assorted forms of date based graphics

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Showcase TeX Typography for TUG's Calendar

I'm making a calendar. The calendar will be for TUG, 2015. Last year I also made a calendar but because of time constraints most examples were graphics. Since this is a lot of work, I need your help. ...
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LaTeX Classes or Styles for Schedules and/or Calendars?

Maybe TeX isn't the best for this particular problem, but any teachers out there use a particular class or package to plan lessons? Right now I'm just using a spreadsheet, but I always find myself ...
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How to colour the pgfgantt canvas based on calendar dates

I am working on a pgfgantt document where all timelines are governed by real dates and where the titlelist shows week days based on the TikZ calendar library. I have used and modified the code from ...
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TiKZ calendar: Easter related holidays

I wrote some code for finding the date of Easter. Now I want to use it with the TiKZ calendar to mark the Easter related holidays. Here's what I have so far: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]...
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Make a holiday calendar with automatic “school week numbering” in tikz

I am trying to make a two sided holiday calendar (DIN A4, two pages for one school year). For this I started with an example from Robert Krause and tried to modify it. Here is how it looks so far: % ...
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Custom calendar using TikZ

I am trying to build a custom calendar using some features of TikZ. My starting point was a piece of code available in a comment of texample.net. I would like to know if it is possible to mark some ...
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Schedule in LaTeX

I'm looking for a way to type a weekly schedule in LaTeX. The only problematic part is that it's possible that there is overlap in entries. I looked at “LaTeX Classes or Styles for Schedules and/or ...
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Gantt chart using pgfgantt with years divided into quarters?

I'm preparing a Gantt chart for a two year project; at this stage the timeline is pretty rough, and I'd like to set up the chart with three rows at the top: the title, the years, and then the quarters ...
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Typesetting a calendar with pgfgantt

How can I use pgfgantt to typeset a calendar for 2013? I would like to have calendar that displays the day-dates of the corresponding months; instead of the number 1 to 365 it should give 1,...,31,1,.....
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Help automating calendar creation

I'm doing calendars for all the family, and I have a problem automating the process. I'm using the calendar tikz library. I need to include the moon phase in the calendar. I can do it with this code ...
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TikZ calendar: stretching day list to exactly the linewidth

I'd like to create a wall calendar where the bottom of each page is a tikzpicture, stretching the list of days always to the \linewidth, as if it was justified text. How can I set a calendar style ...
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Calendar instead of table of contents

Situation I am planning to take some notes in a 'laboratory book'-ish latex document (compare these templates 1,2). The protocol will span a large time and entries might vary from a few items to ...
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How to combine a timeline with a calendar

I'm using the pgfgantt package to create a timeline. This is what I've got so far: \documentclass[landscape]{article} \usepackage[dvipsnames,usenames]{xcolor} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfgantt} \...
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Weekday captions with the TikZ library “calendar”

I use the TikZ library calendar to produce a week list. The code looks like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calendar} \begin{document} \tikz\calendar[dates=...
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Misaligned month label in TikZ calendar

I'm putting together a multi-month calendar in TikZ and am seeing some awkward and undesired alignment in the month labels despite using the month label above centered style. In particular, the month ...
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How to translate tikz calendar names?

TikZ-calendar uses English names like Monday, Mon, Tuesday, January, February etc. How to I automatically translate them to - say - German? Looking at the pgfcalendar.code.tex file I see all those ...
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Calendar with TikZ; only print week days

I'm trying to compose a TikZ calendar, but only want workdays printed. From the manual (I'm using v2.1): 57.1.2 Checking Dates ... workday Passed by Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, ...
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Calendar in LaTeX

I've been searching for a while how to make a calendar with LaTeX and I've found some templates, however none of them fitted my needs. What I want is just a basic monthly calendar with some space for ...
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Customising a tikz calendar

I am trying to make a simple calendar, this is how far I have got so far... \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nomessages]{fp}% http://ctan.org/pkg/fp \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{ifthen} \...
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Setting weekend background color

I'm making a calendar in LaTeX with tikz-pgf and I would like to set to gray the background color for the weekend. In the examples I found on the Internet and in the documentation, I can see how to ...
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Need help making a calender template in LaTeX

Here is a picture I mad in Scribus how the calender (hopefully) should look like. The red coloured days are sundays. In the left corner the month should be shown. It would be nice if you could help me ...
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vertical week list in TikZ calendar

I read about week list in the PGF/TikZ manual, but I couldn't find an example that arranges the days of the week vertically: June 1997 M 2 9 16 23 30 T 3 10 17 24 W 4 11 18 25 T 5 12 19 26 ...
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pgfgantt chart with weekdays and dates

What i have is this: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{pgfgantt} \usepackage{pgfcalendar} \usepackage[a4paper,landscape,left=1cm,top=1cm,% bottom=1.5cm,right=1cm]{geometry} \begin{document}...
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Change the line spacing in PGF calendar

2 questions really: in the following example I would like to 1) change the line spacing in the calendar 2) move the calendar to the left I couldn't find the way to increase line spacing in calendar; ...
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PgfGantt: Customization of canvas to mark Vacations

I've looked at the documentation, search on the forum, etcetera... and found no answer to my question. I'm writing a Gantt chart, \begin{ganttchart}[% x unit=.4cm, y unit title=0.5cm, ...
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How to create a weekly based schedule (for a complete year)?

I want to create a simple week-based schedule in some automatic fashion. Like a cleaning schedule among roommates, a winter-service schedule among neighbors etc. Basically I want to transfer a simple ...
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Package or macro to calculate the next business day?

Is there a package, or macro in an extant package which will calculate the next business day or nth business day (taking a list of Holidays into account) from today or an arbitrary date? (If there isn'...
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Calendar with tikz

I borrowed the following code from here and made changes according to my requirements. I want to show year at each corner of the border and would like to know how to change the year to custom year. ...
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LaTeX calendar layout in Moleskine/Leuchtturm weekly format

I am trying to create my own A5 pages with weekly calendar format similar to the standard Moleskine or Leuchtturm weekly calendars (see left part of attached image) in order to make my own calendar ...
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How to make a cleaning calendar?

I would like to make a Cleaning Calendar in Tikz. We are thirty people living on my storey, and we clean the floors three times a week: Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. I have changed a calendar ...
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Calendar front page

I would like to make a calendar front page like this here. Can someone help me please? Here is what I have done untill now (but it doesn't work): \documentclass[ngerman,landscape,fontsize=14pt]{...
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Tikz / LaTeX Indian Calendar [closed]

There are many calendar templates out there but it did not give me good ideas on how to create the one for my requirement. Indian calendar has lot more information on days other than just the numbers. ...
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German calendar with tikz

Based on the answer of the topic calendar with tikz I tried to translate the names of the days to German. However, it somehow doesn't align very well. How can I fix this? Screenshot MWE \...
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Tikz calendar: Loop through array of dates to mark vacations

I'm programming a Calendar in TikZ and I'm running into a problem while trying to display vacations. In the code below, the loop is what I'm trying to do, because it's more dynamic and I don't have to ...
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How to change the distance between month label and calender

I want to know, how to decrease/increase the distance between month label and the calendar. There seem to be no "month label xshift" key. Here is an MWE to play with: \documentclass{standalone} \...
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Right to left week list style in tikz calendar

I found this question vertical week list in TikZ calendar and I need to create a similar style RTL week list with row for week starting from right side Here an example with xelatex \documentclass[...
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Calendar with TIKZ-PGF: How to highlight current date?

I am trying to generate a 365-day notebook that contains the current date and a small calendar of the current month. I wwould like to highlight the current day in the small calendar, for example by ...
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tikz calendar, month label position

I would like to make a smaller distance between month label and day headings. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[top=3cm, bottom=3cm, left=2cm, right=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Can someone explain what TikZ Calendar code is doing step by step?

I am baffled by some Jedi Master code. This impressive calendar code would be nice to grasp. I can manipulate it by trial and error, but I would like to move to the next level and understand it. ...
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How to create Page-a-Day Calendar Template

Recently I got a page a day for math Puzzles. I was wondering if there is a LaTeX Template out there. I am trying to learn new Language and for that I thought to create page a day calender. Any help ...
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How can I customize TikZ’ calendar?

I'm playing around with the TikZ’ calendar library to make a simple course calendar. I want to make weekend days and days when there is a week break or something to be grayed out, lecture days to be ...
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tikz day list calendar to show only Sundays

I would like to create a list calendar of days showing only Sundays, and be able to annotate the day as well. The following loathly hack sort of approximates to what I want, but has a number of ...
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How to change the date format in termcal?

I'd like to remove the ordinal numbering and month names in termcal but have been unsuccessful so far. The original code, according to the package documentation is: \newcommand{\calprintdate}{% \...
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Termcal prints the calculated days on the table border

The termcal package works fine for two or more \calday entries. However, if there are six \skipday entries, than the calculated days on the table border. Here is a snapshot of the problem: This ...
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TikZ-calendar: How to refer to the node of current date?

I am trying to draw a rule under the node of each sundays in my calendar. Therefor I use if (Sunday) {\draw (<current_node>) -- +(0,-4cm);}. However, I don't know how to access the positionning ...
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dodecahedron calendar specific weeks colors

I've seen this calendar : http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/feature/paper-folding/ and I would like to add colors for specific lines (weeks) but I don't know how to do that. Any ideas?
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How to change label of \pgfcalendarweekdayshortname?

I will build the calendar in other langauge (thai) with tikzlibrary. I can change the \pgfcalendarmonthname but the \pgfcalendarweekdayshortname, I can't. The following code has errors. \...
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Wrong positioning of month label tikz calendar

I have the following code: \begin{figure}[t] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} [every calendar/.style={ month label above left, month text={\textit{\%...
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Why are my height and width calculations incorrect when aligning TikZ Calendar days on a page?

I am trying to put together a dynamically sized calendar for the current year. I just need to specify these things width of calendar (set to \textwidth for dynamic resizing) height of calendar (set ...
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TikZ calendar and conditional tests

I would like to specially mark national holidays in my calendar. Some of the rules are "First Monday in June" and "Last Monday in October". I have been looking at the example on p. 280 of the PGF 2....