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Questions tagged [eso-pic]

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

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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

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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How to put a textblock above the background image?

I'm trying to implement this solution while using textpos but the textblock*s seem to land below the "background" image instead of above. Can one overcome this? A minimal example would be: \...
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Problem with background pictures (\AddToShipoutPicture)

EDIT: adding \usepackage{grffile} did the trick!!! I'm having some troubles with the frontpage of my document. I use \AddToShipoutPicture*{\BackgroundPic} to print 2 .eps files as background on which ...
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Problem with eso -pic package ?

I have problem with eso -pic package and my MWE like this : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{eso-pic} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begingroup \thispagestyle{empty} \AddToShipoutPicture*...
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TikZ externalized figures render incorrectly when eso-pic is used

I am having some trouble using eso-pic in conjunction with externalised tikz figures. Content added to other document pages using \AddToShipoutPicture*{} is drawn on the TikZ figure. This does not ...
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How to clear the background of just the current page?

eso-pic provides \AddToShipoutPictureBG to add content to the background at every page and \AddToShipoutPictureBG* to add it only to the current page. \ClearShipoutPicture clears all the content. But ...
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Overlapping text using eso-pic with scrlttr2

I'm using eso-pic to annotate this letter, using scrlttr2, courtesy of an earlier answer by daleif to the question "Writing TeX file name at the top of the processed document for article class". As ...
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Image in upper left moved down toward center

I'm trying to insert an image at the upper left corner, and then move it down toward the center of the page. Similar questions lead me to try the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Execute a command automatically for each Page

my code save groups inside environment topr and topl to two sbox , the command \border draw a frame devided into two parts and put in them the two sbox , here is my MWE \documentclass{article} \...
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Broken pgfornaments with eso-pic

I really like the ornaments that this block of code makes for me: \usepackage{eso-pic} \makeatletter \AddToShipoutPicture{% \begingroup \setlength{\@tempdima}{2mm}% \setlength{\@tempdimb}{\paperwidth-...
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Background-image on titlepage at upper right corner

I am trying to add a background image at the upper right corner of my titlepage with 1cm margins to the top and the right. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}...
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Inserting a colored box to page background leaves gap

I'd like to have a colored box in the upper part of every page. Even though it's a simple task, I cannot make it work. Having looked for answers here and in the eso-pic package discription does not ...
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Custom-positioned page number appears in arabic-indic numerals

I am using LaTeX (TeXmaker) to give format to an article in arabic and spanish (with some special characters to represent a transliteration of arabic text). I used this solution to locate my page ...
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Why does eso-pic turn off the Tikz text opacity? [closed]

Without eso-pic: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] \node[color=red,...
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Rotatebox in eso-pic background rotates whole page with scrbook, but not in pdfLaTeX

I am using the eso-pic package to create a draft sign in the background of my document (scrbook-class). The sign is rotated 45° on the page. Everything works fine. I use TeXLive and Kile with Suse 12....
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Making one side of a rectangle wavy

Following is the MWE for putting a black rectangle on the left side of a page to hide black marks that printer leaves on every paper (? old cartridge). How can I make the open side of the rectangle ...
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Eso-pic and data-tool

Csv files can be easier to prepare for the person who is not used to LaTeX syntax. I would like to use a csv file containing Id, myauthor, mydate, myaddress Sebastian, 12.12.2012, XYZ road, ...
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esopic and repeating part of document

This answer nicely illustrate the use of eso-pic to repeat part of document. Repeating part of document on every page But when the text entered is large, it is cut-off from the page. It possibly ...
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eso-pic, watermark NOT on title page

I use eso-pic package to put watermark in my document. It works very well. But I have a problem with the first page - I would avoid this watermark on first page. In describing of eso-pic I am not ...
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Color influences layout?

To verify a layout template, I use eso-pic. In this example, all boxes should start at 20mm from the left, but as soon as I use \color...put \color...put the X-coordinates of the boxes are deferred. %...
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Getting Atbegshi to start on first page and reset content when overwritten

I'm trying to add titles at a specific location (over a letterhead) for a number of pages (1-2) and then add a new title to the following 2. I have two problems. First AtBegShi starts at the second ...
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eso-pic colorgrid overwriting pdfpages page

this may be really obvious but I'm trying to use pdfpages to annotate a pdf "form". To help with filling it in, I'm trying to put a grid on the page. The following code places a grid on the page but ...
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pst-abspos and afterpage not producing the effect I want: is there an aftereverypage?

I'm trying to create a document which looks like it's been printed on a ruled page. I know I can probably do this in tikZ, but I would like to be able to do this in pstricks. The option absolute for ...
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Package conflict between eso-pic and wallpaper

The following code gives me a conflicting options message. Does anyone know if there is a way to fix it? \documentclass[10pt,landscape]{article} %\input{this-preamble} \usepackage{wallpaper} \...
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EveryShipout errors when using TikZ with conference style [closed]

Using the conference style cvpr.sty from the CVPR 2013 Author Kit, the following small example works for me: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{cvpr} \def\cvprPaperID{0} % necessary for cvpr.sty ...
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Multiple rotated text boxes with absolute page positions

As part of a layout for a home made recipe book, I'm trying to lay out a series of text boxes at absolute positions on a page. I'm using eso-pic to put a background image on the page which has ...
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Tikz externalization figure placement problem with hyperref / eso-pic [closed]

I am facing a problem with the placement of my externalized TikZ/pgf/pgfplots figures. The externalization works well and the external figure is included into my document. The placement of the figure ...
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Redefine the \AtBeginShipout command (eso-pic, atbegshi) [closed]

I don't understand how to redefine/clear/reset a running \AtBeginShipout-command. So far, I've used \AtBeginShipout{\AddToShipoutPicture*{...}} to place proper images running through the document, ...
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Multiple AddToShipoutPicture

\myTileWallPaper is defined in the classfile like this \makeatletter \newcommand{\myTileWallPaper}[4]{% \begingroup \setlength{\tileYoffset}{\wpYoffset} \setlength{\tilewidth}{#1}% \setlength{\...