I like the diamond setup.  Stake one corner down, run a line to a tree, or use a hiking pole, shorter line and a stake to prop up the opposite corner about waist high.  Pull out and stake down the loose opposing corners.  Quick, easy and provides lots of coverage.

 

Retired medical technologist and engineer
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