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Using \vspace in articles

Is using a \vspace{} command a stable/proper way to remove the white space in the figures while using it in an article? If not, then can anyone suggest me a quick fix to this? FYI, I am making .eps ...
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Typography: floating vs inline illustrations

I understand the use and purpose of floats containing figures and tables. It makes a lot of sense if you think about the overall aesthetics of the page. However I find the graphical distance between ...
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How to reduce spacing between figure and text

I want to reduce spacing between figure and text (not caption) and between paragraphs. I'm using revtex4 package (two column style).
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LyX is leaving a big gap between paragraphs in the place where float (figure) should be

I just want to ask about why is LyX leaving a big gap between paragraphs surrounding a figure?. Not all paragraphs, but only between those paragraphs where I inserted a float (figure). The figure is ...
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How to reduce the gap between the header and the figure in Latex

Please help me reduce the gap between the figure and the header in my code. I tried using position specifiers like h! or H but those take the figure on to the header slightly. I tried using vspace* ...
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Spacing problem at List of Figures

I use Lyx 2.1, document class : Report. My problem is that the titles of figures are written on the numbers at List of Figures.
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Vertical spacing around lhs2TeX code block in floats

How do I get the appropriate vertical space around a \begin{code}/\end{code} or \begin{spec}/\end{spec} in a figure? Here is a basic example with fancyhdr added to show the top of the page: ...
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Vertical space between caption and main text

I am trying to adjust the vertical space between my captions and the main body of text below it. It is likely to be packages interfering with each other, but I am not sure which. Herbert suggested ...
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An .eps image, whose caption is too separated from the image.

I am writing a thesis in a large .tex file in Vim. I have an .eps image, whose caption is too separated from the image. I have extensively read similar posts, tried almost everything, but the ...
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How can I change the horizontal spacing in a figure environment?

I want to put two figures, one at the top and one at the bottom, into one figure environment. I only want one common label and caption. How can I adjust the horizontal positioning of each of the ...
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want to remove space above figure

I am using this code \RequirePackage[demo]{graphicx} % to deal with non-available graphics files \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Title } \begin{columns} ...
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Which macros define spaces around table and float environments? [duplicate]

I am trying to define the length of vertical space between tables and text globally in my document. So far, I have been using \setlength{\intextsep}{0cm} \setlength{\floatsep}{0cm} ...
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Image vs Text Arrangement [duplicate]

When I write a multi-page paper with imported images, I usually try to group the picture with the text referencing it. Sometimes, there is not enough room at the end of the page for the picture, and ...
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How can I remove an empty caption line

I'm generating LaTex automagically from a lengthy document that is written in the multimarkdown language, compiled by a software package called Scrivener. It's a workflow that works well, but this is ...
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Shifting (sub)figure caption in case of merged figures

I have a small piece of code that merges two figures: \begin{figure} \centering \begin{minipage}{.5\textwidth} \hspace*{-1.5cm} \includegraphics[scale=0.45]{images/Figure1.pdf} ...
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Titles directly below a float is causing spacings below the float to increase

I'm using \begin{figure}... \end{figure} with memoir class, and if there is a title (\section, \subsection, \subsubsection) right below the figure, the spacing below the figure is greatly increased. ...
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Including a Table in a Figure Environment

In order to close the vertical space between this figure and table, I'd like to place the table inside the figure environment. Is that possible? %!TEX TS-program = xelatex %!TEX encoding = UTF-8 ...
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Subfigure space adjustment — \subfigcapskip and \subfigtopskip

I want to adjust the space in a subfigure environment. Specifically, using \subfigcapskip to increase the space between the subfigure and subcaption, and using \subfigtopskip to reduce the space on ...
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How to remove white space above and below Tikz figure

I used GMS package to write a maths book, and used Tikz code genrated by Geogebra to draw the image. The problem is there are too much white space above and below Tikz figure, as in the following ...
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Figure overlaps Table

When placing a table then a figure, the figure overlaps half the table.. Here is what the tex looks like: \begin{table}[h] ...
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floatflt - removing extra white space on top

When I include a figure via floatfigure into my text, I can't get it to stick to the top margin of the text body. There is always some white space left. I even tried to look in the package code, but ...
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Local scoping of textfloatsep

I was wondering if you can set the scope of \textfloatsep locally. I have found an old thread on Google groups, which points out that you couldn't. Has that changed by now? So what I want to do is ...
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How to force a text to appear after a table

I have to show a set of four tables: one after another. Each table has almost middle page of information, and I really need them to appear before the next block of text. An example of LaTeX code is ...
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Reduce space below a figure?

Due to the page limit, I now wish to reduce the blank space right after a figure (a TikZ drawing). I personally find it too big. Below is my MWE. How may I fix it? \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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Equal spacing for figures and listings

I want to include figures and listings in my document and I want them to have the same spacings to text and captions. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,openany,parskip,oneside,ngerman,headsepline]{scrbook} ...
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KOMA script: How to reduce vertical space below caption

The vertical space below figure caption is large how to reduce it. \documentclass[a5paper]{scrbook} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \begin{document} \chapter{Sample chapter} \section{Sample section} ...
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Maximise vertical space between subfigures with \subcaption

I have 2 subfigures vertically arranged using the subcaption package. I can set the vertical space between the 2 to something specific (using \bigskip or \vspace), but I would like to put as much ...
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Formatting figures on a single page without leaving space at the bottom

When Using 6 figures in a single page, I am forced to make figures small. But, this arrangement leaves a lot of empty space at the bottom. How to enlarge image without having to move them to different ...
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Specify minimum vertical margins around all figures

I would like to specify minimum vertical margins equal to the height of three single-spaced lines around all figures in a document. By "minimum" I mean that if the figure already has this amount of ...
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\vspace is not working between table caption and table

I want some vertical space between the table caption and the table, and I am using \vspace{3mm}, which have always worked before. In this document however, the command works for some tables, for ...
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Increase the gap above table

I am aware that this might be a duplicate of: How to change the spacing between figures/tables and text? I've tried the methods described there but none of them increases the gap before the table for ...
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Reduce gap between a figure and a paragraph

I put 2 figures side by side as follows: \begin{figure} \centering \subfigure[a long sentence a]{% \includegraphics[width=0.23\textwidth]{figures/cells_time_23h29.eps}} \subfigure[a long ...
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Stacking floats vertically

How do I stack say three floats on top of each other vertically such that the height of each plot is approximately the third of the text height of the page? (i.e. so they all fit including captions ...
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About the distance between the caption and the main body

I found that there is too much space between the caption of the figure and the main body. (The caption is below the figure). I don't know how to reduce the distance among them? the code I use now is ...
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109 views

Spacing captions in a subfigure environment

I'm trying to use the subfigure environment to generate side-by-side images with captions, however because the images are different heights the captions come out at different heights. Also, they come ...
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How can I remove extra space after the figure, but keep it above the figure [duplicate]

Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} text text text text text text text text text text text text text ...
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Figures Taking Up too much space

I have two small figures that take up an entire page. How can I reduce the space between/after the figures so that I can start the next section on the same page? \begin{figure} \centering ...
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Space between floats and text after special declaration of font size for scrbook

Our designer suggested a font size of 10.5. We passed this as an option to the srcbook class and everything seems to work fine except the space between main text and floats. With fontsize=10.5 much ...
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Reduce space between subfigure and the subfigure captions

How can I reduce the space between subfigure and the sufigure captions ? Preamble \usepackage{float}%exact location \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} % for ...
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How to circumvent a late \pagetotal reset to 0pt?

Below example demonstrates at the beginning of each paragraph how \pagetotal is not always reset to 0pt at the beginning of the page. This appears to interfere with my attempt to automatically clear a ...
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How to measure the vertical space that was typeset without placing it into an environment?

I would like to achieve automatic clearing of a {floatingfigure} at the beginning of a new \section for texts automatically created by Pandoc. For this to work, I am in need of a way to measure the ...
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How can I redefine a list item to normal text in order to enable proper wrapping?

Consider the following LaTeX code, the bottom half of which was generated from MarkDown by Pandoc. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mwe} \makeatletter ...
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How can I prevent the next paragraph from overwriting the image of a description label?

LaTeX code generated from MarkDown by Pandoc: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mwe} \makeatletter \def\maxwidth{\ifdim\Gin@nat@width>\linewidth\linewidth \else\Gin@nat@width\fi} \makeatother ...
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Vertically centering a set of tabbed graphics

I have a lot of different graphics in three versions each. All those versions have a fixed width and I want those three versions to be displayed next to each other. So far, I've used a tabbing ...
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Adjust space below figure in a custom document style

In my two column LaTeX document, which uses a custom document class, I want to decrease the spacing that occurs between a figure's caption and the following text. An example of what happens can be ...
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737 views

Indented before caption in a Latex table or figure

I have a problem with the space before my caption. When I run this sintaxis Latex throw a table and a figure. My problem is the position of the caption. The first one (table) is ok; it is at the ...
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217 views

Vertical spacing for two consecutive figure environments

I think I'm not going to solve my problem with the Floats and positioning of figures. I have 4 diagramms and I need to place them on two pages and at the end of the second page the caption for all 4 ...
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wrapfig with {R} remains left and keeps white space to the right

I am using wrapfig inside normal text (no lists or anything), with the {R} option to make it float right. However, some of the figures end up being aligned left, with all the space to their right ...
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Remove the unnecessary white space between figures and the sentences [duplicate]

This is the command I used to have the figures. \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.2]{ch5} \caption{lalalalal} \label{llaa} \end{figure} However, ...
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Placing image in second column of two column page

I would like to use a two column layout and have images and text in the second column begin at the top of the page and continue down with even spacing. I've tried using the multicol package as well, ...