<html><head><meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8"></head><body style="word-wrap: break-word; -webkit-nbsp-mode: space; line-break: after-white-space;" class="">Hi,<div class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">I think the following can solve your problem, but I don’t know whether it is the optimal way to achieve what you are looking for: in any case you can play with the dimensions used here as an example, in order to find the correct location.</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">Best regards: OK</div><div class="">%% begin rotated-text.tex</div><div class=""><div class="">\define\myrotatedtext{%</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span>\rotate[rotation=90]{%</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">    </span>\scale[width=50mm]{\startcolor[darkred] my rotated text\stopcolor}</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">        </span>}</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span>}</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span></div><div class="">\definelayer[myrotatedlayer]</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">    </span>[width=30mm,</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">      </span>height=100mm,</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">     </span>repeat=yes]</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">\setlayer[myrotatedlayer]</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">     </span>[x=180mm,y=100mm]</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span>{\myrotatedtext}</div><div class=""><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre">          </span> </div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">\setupbackgrounds[page][background=myrotatedlayer]</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">\starttext</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">\input knuth</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">\stoptext</div><div class="">%% end rotated-text.tex</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div><br class=""><blockquote type="cite" class=""><div class="">On 2 Feb 2018, at 12:41, dr. Hans van der Meer <<a href="mailto:havdmeer@ziggo.nl" class="">havdmeer@ziggo.nl</a>> wrote:</div><br class="Apple-interchange-newline"><div class=""><meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=us-ascii" class=""><div style="word-wrap: break-word; -webkit-nbsp-mode: space; line-break: after-white-space;" class="">I would like to put a (rotated) text on every page in the margin.<div class="">Please, how do I accomplish this?</div><div class=""><br class=""><div class="">
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