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package that makes it easy to add some picture commands to every page at absolute positions

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Format full header with figure and plain background

I want to configure my page header such as I've tried using the eso-pic package suggested in this answer, but it seems like it doesn't allow add images or text too. \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt,...
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Placement issue with eso-pic / AddToShipoutPicture

I'm trying to add some ornaments to every page using pgfornament, in the way it's described in that package's documentation. I ran into some problems there which -- I think -- relate to eso-pic and \...
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Show an image in the top right corner

I use this code to display an image in the upper right corner. It is displayed on all pages, including the title page. The important thing is to know how to show only in the content pages, that is, ...
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How to grow a block on each page

I would love to have a solid box on the right side of each page showing the manually set category of that page. That works so far, but the box is not adjusted / centered correctly and I don't know how ...
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Placing double line conference name in the header in IEEEtran class

I have been trying to add a conference name in the header of IEEEtran class. I have been following this format. It works fine for single line conference name. When the conference name is 2 line long, ...
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Coloured background on part of a page

I am trying to colour the background of the top fifth of a page. I thought that I should use eso-pic and tikz for this, and came up with the following: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{eso-pic} \...
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\AddToShipoutPictureFG* ignoring the \@title macro

I'm trying to make a colored box that takes all the paper width and is placed at (0, 0) on the page. So I tried to use eso-pic: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=4cm]{geometry} \usepackage{...
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How do I get a grid/lines UNDERNEATH my pdf pages in pdfpages?

I'm importing my lecture slide PDFs into LaTeX to edit them into a form more friendly for digital notetaking; that is, have 4 slides to a page with room to the side for writing. This is not an issue ...
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Is there a way to get correct eso-pic image placement within a tcolorbox?

Apologies for lack of MWE - this is an issue I'm trying to work around in PreTeXt-generated LaTeX, which is not so minimal. I have a book project using PreTeXt, where we want to place some figures in ...
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Remove designated waterprints made by eso-pic

I construct four waterprints by \AddToShipoutPictureBG from package eso-pic as the following code shows. Then I want to remove waterpint-1 and waterprint-2 from page 3. I know \ClearShipoutPictureBG ...
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How to make anchors on page numbers

This is an extention of How to jump into any page in an article I want to make an anchor on each page number with which clicking the page number will jump to the related page. But the following MWE ...
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With ltshipout, how to make some `picture` environment's content visible both if the pages are colored and only on the first page?

The following MCE shows that, if the pages are colored, a picture environment's content is: visible with \AddToHook{shipout/background} and \AddToHook{shipout/foreground} (but) on all pages, not ...
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problem with sectsty + eso-pic/background + \section on new page

The .cls file I am using uses the sectsty package to style the section headers. It also uses the eso-pic package to add a background picture. (It used to use the background package but I changed it to ...
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Using eso-pic to add a watermark text in front of everything

I'm trying to get a very simple watermark/draft text spanning my latex file pages. I was using draftwatermark package but after I needed it to stay on top of some plot images I have, so i tried ...
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Use eso-pic to set pictures on most pages

I understand that the eso-pic package can be used to add pictures to every page, or to a single page. But what about adding pictures to most pages? Ideal behaviour: eso-pic adds pictures to every page,...
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ClearShipoutPicture for next page?

I've managed to use eso-pic + calc packages in order to draw a vertical line on the right margin between a "begin" and an "end" statement. I made this for manuscript review in ...
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How to use eso-pic to print, right-aligned, at the top-right of the page?

How to use eso-pic to print, right-aligned, at the top-right of the page? The manual can be found here: http://ctan.math.utah.edu/ctan/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/eso-pic/eso-pic.pdf
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Automated ruler - how to have one set of rulers around each picture, 2 pictures side by side on a page

Considering this code: \documentclass[a4paper, landscape]{article} \usepackage[margin=0cm, showframe=false]{geometry} \geometry{paperwidth=15cm, paperheight=30cm} \usepackage{mwe} % Dummy images \...
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Placement of logo and putting text on it in scrlttr2

I would like to compose a header for the scrlttr2 class where my logo spans the top, but I need to be able to write into that logo. This is what I got so far: \documentclass{scrlttr2} \usepackage{...
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Background images leave a border

Having to put a background image for the title page of a book I've used the following lines in the preamble: \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphics} \...
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Header-Footer (text and background-image) positioning issues

I'm working on the header and footer section (which are supposed to appear on every page). I've looked around already but I haven't managed to find any answers close to what I need. I'm trying, but ...
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Returning TikZ arrow across multiple pages

I want to have arrows between my marginnotes and I achieved this with \tikzmarknode. I've also fixed the issue with multiple pages (see this question). However, when I put in a returning arrow, to ...
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LaTeX: Background image for one page only with no hoffset

I am using \documentclass{article}, how would I create one page with backround image without margins, so the background image would span the whole page? I am using this: \usepackage{eso-pic} \...
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Verbatim Environment is Changing Font of My eso-pic Labels

I create technical engineering documents that have header and footer images on every page. These images have blank spaces where I write document meta-data such as creation date, author, approver, etc....
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scrlttr2 - Using different background images for 1st page

I want to use different background images within a letter I created with scrlttr2, on the first page image A and on all other pages image B. Here is a working minimal example to use the same ...
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Background applied by AddShipoutPictureBG does not reach edge of page

I want to apply a background image to a document, but it seems to fail to cover the bottom and the right side of the pictures. I started using the eso-pic example from here. Simplifying my document ...
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Placing a logo in the bottom right corner of a document

I have made a Latex document that has a front page, and I have a logo on the front page in the bottom left corner. But this logo now needs to be placed in the bottom right corner instead and also on ...
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eso-pic together with bidi

I built a documentclass which uses the eso-pic package to place content on each page relative to the top left corner. Now I used this documentclass in a document which is (partly) hebrew. For hebrew I ...
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tikz picture in eso-pic

I construct a macro named \drawline to draw a picture by tikz package on every page(by eso-pic package). When I call this macro twice in order to pain two lines in different places and with different ...
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Adding image to every page of a letter created with scrlttr2

I created a letter using scrlttr2 package from KOMA-Script. I'd like to add an image at the bottom of each of its pages. Here is what I have for this purpose: \AddToShipoutPictureBG{% \...
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How do I put some space over and under my header and footer pictures?

So, I want a picture in my page headers, and one in my footer. This is the code I have: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside,article]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} % for lipsum text \usepackage{eso-pic}...
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How to align eso-pic & tikz coordinates

I have a grid on my beamer slides generated by: \usepackage[texcoord,grid,gridunit=mm,gridcolor=black!30,subgridcolor=gray!10]{eso-pic} I'd like to draw a rectangle in tikz with: \draw [textpos,...
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visual problem with eso-pic

I'm using this code to produce a pdf with three pages: the first with ad image (and no text inside), the second with normal text, the third like the first. \documentclass[oneside,a4paper,12pt]{book} ...
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Chapter page spanning left and right side [closed]

I am working on a document in which I would like to have a picture with chapter number on the left side and on the right the chapter number and title of the chapter. When having the chapter on the ...
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The numbered distances are 20 mm using eso-pic, regardless if I say "40 mm"

Using the very simple example: \documentclass[a0paper,landscape,final]{a0poster} \usepackage[texcoord,grid,gridunit=mm,gridcolor=gray!40,subgridcolor=green!40]{eso-pic} \begin{document} . \end{...
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Is it possible to use fancyvrb, eso-pic and TikZ simultaneously?

Consider the MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{eso-pic} \AddToShipoutPictureFG{% \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] \node[anchor=...
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How to center my logo on the page?

What I want The logo (example-image-a) should be centered on the page. What I don't understand Can somebody explain me what the coordinates in \put(100,100) mean? Are this mm, em or px? I don't get ...
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Hide text in a region on every page

I want to "blank" a specified region of every page in a document. I thought of puting a blank image over that region of the document that I want hidden, but I don't know if this is possible. I ...
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eso-pic code for page ornament changing geometry custom page settings to US-Letter

I am trying to use this page decorating code given in this answer. But using this is ignoring my geometry page setting and changing page dimensions to US-Letter. How to debug this? How to correct this?...
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eso-pic: different images on even and odd pages

What I want Graph paper as a background on every page with one margin: on odd pages the margin should be on the right on even pages the margin should be on the left What I got So far I managed to ...
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Conflict between two origins of coordinate in eso-pic

Two watermark prints need to be put at different places of the same page. One at lower left corner, the other at page center. To do this, macros \AtPageLowerLeft and \AtAtPageCenter from package eso-...
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Behind text but on top of beamer background

I would like to use Henri Menke's answer from another question with beamer. Unfortunately the tikzpicture is not visible. As pointed out here this is because the tikzpicture is behind beamer's ...
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Title page with a colored band from right side

I have in my file this command which creates a colored band in my page title from left to right, but restricted to 33% of the page. How could I add a similar effect but to right side of the title page;...
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Issue with synctex failing

The following minimal working example demonstrates that the vruler code causes the synctex mechanism to fail. You'll see this by rendering this TeX file and trying to click anywhere. It will not ...
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eso-pic background tikz picture offset

I try to place bacground tikz image in document using eso-pic. I think that the reference point is the lower left corner. But in fact there is "X bias" in the 0.15 cm. Is it software or hardvare ...
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How to Test for Page Style Inside eso-pic

I'm having trouble implementing this solution inside eso-pic: If pagestyle equal to... -- How should I ask it? It looks like \thepagestyle is coming out equal to "fancy" on every page, including ...
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Package interference between pdfpages and eso-pic when including pdf-pages

Is it just me or do the pdfpages not get included when using the texcoord option for eso-pic. Could someone confirm this. This is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,notitlepage,oneside]{book} %NOTE ...
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how to make the grid within eso-pic in a A3 poster less visible

I am making a A3 poster that has a square grid as background. I would place more texts and pictures on this poster using textpos package. My question is 1) as in the title: that is making texts and ...
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How much flexibility does the `eso-pic` package have?

I want to put a background image in the upper right corner of the text block. The eso-pic package looks about right, but the commands listed in the manual only refer to the left side of the page, as ...
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Troubles with eso-pic package, later to update MiKTeK 2.9

I have a .tex document in which I use the logo of the research center as watermark. In order to insert this watermark, in my LaTeX file I always add the eso-pic package. In the past, I had never had ...
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