{horizontal-alignment} is about aligning document elements horizontally, e.g. typesetting paragraphs using \centering or \raggedright or adjusting the horizontal position of several equation or table components. If your question is generally about (horizontal) white space, use {spacing} instead.

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Justification inside Substack

How can I left-justify inside substack? \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} $L_{\textrm{disk}} = L_{ \substack{\textrm{disk} \\ \textrm{orbital} } } + L_{ ...
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2 rows legend and alignment

I got a legend with two rows and I would like to have a different alignment on each row. Is it possible ? In my current code, the legend entries on the second line are much longer than ones on the ...
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Centering images

I made my images in Ipe. But there are some not centered: But, there are others centered: I use the same code for both (just changing, of course, the files names): \begin{center} ...
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Text always on the right

I am trying to create a macro which always places the text in its argument on the right side of the line and then the line should end. For example: Left-Text \mymacro{Right-Text} should have text ...
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after end axis messes up pgfplots axis position

Latex and Tikz are going to get the life out of me... I saw Need to do some changes to pgfplots axis #39099, and that example was working fine for me; so I modified it a bit, and came up with the ...
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Centering table header with \multicolumn and intercolumn space

A previous answer directs that, when using \multicolumn in a tabular, subsequent intercolumn space added in the tabular column spec should be repeated in the \multicolumn column spec. However, this ...
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How to align terms in alignat: too much spaces and too few

Please, help me this code has too much spaces and too few, how can I fix it? \begin{subequations} \begin{alignat}{2} \forall i \in[m] && \sum \limits_{e \in N_{out(s_{i})}} y(i,e) - \sum ...
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How can I align the itemize with its title?

I want to align the list of items with its title, all start from the left margin of the page. For decreasing the space between the items, I have used "compactitem" package. But the result is like ...
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Infinitely shrinkable glue except if surrounded by text?

Say \a and \b are two macros that expand to some text and either one may be \empty but not both. I want two put \a and \b in a line, centered and separated by a \quad. \hfil\a\quad\b\hfil Problem: ...
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Marginfix font size and flushright

i have a Problem with marginfix. first i used marginnotes but sometimes content ran "out of the page" so i found marginfix to solve that problem. in marginnotes i used: \usepackage{marginnotes} ...
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Caption of figure not centred [duplicate]

I'm using the template provided by IEEE: \begin{figure}[!t] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.8\columnwidth]{top} \caption{CAPTION} \label{fig-top} \end{figure} However the caption is not ...
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Unwanted graphic offset

I'm getting a small difference in horizontal alignment when using the two ways of placing an image as shown in my code below. I know it doesn't look like there's much point in what I've done, but this ...
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Alternating column layouts in LaTeX (beamer)

I have been using LaTeX beamer for my presentations for some time. My standard slide layout consists of bullet-points on one side, with a 'hook' image on the other. To keep visual interest, I ...
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List of figures / tables when using subfloat to combine a figure and a table

I want to have a plot and a table side by side which can be solved using the subfig package. However I'd like the table to appear in the list of tables and not in the list of figures. Is there a way ...
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Is it possible to make odd-numbered columns have implicitly a prefix {}?

Prefix {} is implicitly inserted for even-numbered columns of alignedat (and alignat). As a result, + (or -, etc) becomes a binary operator. The section "Left aligned" below \begin{alignedat}[t]{3} ...
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Constant alignment of centered text on different lines [duplicate]

I want to have multiple lines with three sections: a left-justified column, a center-justified middle column, and a right-justified last column. For any line this is mostly done with \hfill. The ...
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`helvet` and `moveleft` in resume

I have several questions about the following code: %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% % Medium Length Graduate Curriculum Vitae % LaTeX Template % Version 1.1 (9/12/12) % ...
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Raggedright not working inside a table

I have a table and i want to align elements left. This is my code : \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline Priorité&Description \\ \hline \multirow{4}{16 mm }{\centering 0} & \tabitem ...
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Is there a better and compact way to represent the expansion of products of polynomials?

Objective: to show the expansion process as readable as possible so we don't run the risk of misreading the coefficients of the corresponding terms of the expanded, long expressions. ...
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Help me with alignment

Anyone can help me write a latex for this? Except there should be no space between the letters because they are one word (ex. no space between d,e,and f). Thank you for your help!
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Placing text, includegraphics or a table above and below Tikz picture in standalone

The documents I am working with produce very large Tikz pictures (using Forest package) that span multiple horizontal and vertical pages in PDF. These pictures need to have titles, compbined of text, ...
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Text and picture top-aligned, where text is left-aligned and picture is right aligned

Using the answers from this sight, I tried to accomplish top-aligned text and image where text would have to start from the left side of the page, and picture would be at the right side. However, ...
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What is the correct way to properly align a split equation with continued parts prefixed with a binary operator?

Consider the following result with 2 methods. Don't hesitate to propose better ones if any. The question is: What is the correct way to properly align a split equation in which binary operator ...
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How to change flushright in order to set space between margin and text?

In my table I have got something like this: \multicolumn{1}{p{12cm}}{\rule{0pt}{1cm}\small\begin{flushright}\noindent keywords:\\ aaa\\bbb\\ccc\end{flushright}} \\ Does anybody know if it is ...
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How to align the new environment

I have to define the new environment, similar to the proof environment. I learned on our site how to define it, but I do not know how to customize it. In particular, I design a book by using gsm ...
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Moving a table all the way to the left side of the Page

I'm having trouble with a table I have made. It is too long and goes off of the page to the right. I have already made the font smaller and made the page landscape. What I need to do is have the ...
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aligning numerical data in columns on decimal marker

I created this table: I use this code: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper,openright]{report} \usepackage{color} \usepackage[portuguese]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Align text in tables in LyX

I want to align the text of one of my tables like this: However, I got this: The header of the table are centered and rotated (in case of the first column header) and the rest of the text are ...
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How do I add indentation between text?

I have to write my homework with LaTeX, and I don't know how to add indentation inside text. I want to write my text, like this : Input : Sebuah digraf berbobot dengan bobot sisi tak negatif Output ...
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how to align an image using Tex/LaTex so it is above text

I am using the res.cls class to write my resume. And I thought it would be nice to put an image of myself just above the name. However when I have used the \includegraphics[scale =.09]{josh.JPG} I ...
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Justifying code according to corresponding elements indentation [duplicate]

How do I justify my comments as to inner for loop indentation in the below code: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \pagestyle{empty} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} ...
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how to left justify comments to indent same as other text in Algorithmic

How do I left justify my comments in the algorithm. I am using algorithmicx package. What I want is: to pull the comment to left as shown in the attached snapshot. The code for my algorithm is ...
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How to h-alignment subtable to the limits of text?

I have this 2 subtables. How could I separate more the 2 tables, puttin the space indicate in the image in the center to get bigger the central distance ? I usually use \centering for center... are ...
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Align chapter and section headings after their number/counter

How do I align headings whithout interfering with my TOC? This what I have: 1 Chapter 1.1 Section 1.1.1. Subsection This is what I need 1 Chapter 1.1 Section 1.1.1. Subsection I am using ...
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Variable \hspace value in relation to outside margin (Two-sided Memoir)

So I have received a great deal of help on this. I myself did not create the code, but I have an additional need. As you can see from my MWE, I have a long two-sided memoir document that has a ...
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Align right (hfil) doesn't work for me [duplicate]

I am using TEXShop working at a MAC and I don't really know what I am doing, I am just trying to fill a template. But I want to add something that the template does not offer; align a section to the ...
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Maintaining Optical Margins with Hanging Punctuation

To achieve hanging quotation marks, I am changing their protrusion settings in my preamble: \documentclass{minimal} \setlength{\parindent}{0cm} \usepackage{luatextra} \setmainfont{Times} ...
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latex text bold, center and link issue

I created one doc here. It has two pages, code seems correct as per me but there are some issue with it. I used \hfill to put the title in center. IS it wrong? In email, I made only this word bold. ...
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Implicit \hfil at the end of each paragraph?

Why do Alpha \hfil\ Omega\par and Alpha \hfil\ Omega not flush "Omega" to the right?
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Centering siunitx columns

I have the following table, with the decimal aligning handled by siunitx (MWE): \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{siunitx} \sisetup{ ...
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Alignment of toc in beamer class

I have some problems with vertical alignment of toc in beamer class related to this question. The answer works for me, but i would like to center the toc and decrease the horizontal space between ...
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How to align text in title with \fcolorbox

I have defined a new command to make some titles for a newsletter. I'm using the article class for the document. The command is defined with the following code: \definecolor{myblue}{rgb}{0.16, 0.32, ...
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How to align a word below other which is on the right side

As shown in the picture, I want the date to be below the external examiner. This is on the right side of the page. Help me
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How to center \rhead

I currently have my header as follows \pagestyle{fancy} \setlength{\headheight}{39pt} \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} \lhead{\includegraphics[width=.1\textwidth]{Logo}} % Frist page only header ...
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Align and Center equations

I have the following equations . I just want to center them , such that the equality '= ' signs are one below the other. I tried \begin{align} but, that pushes them all to the left of the page. ...
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Alignement in table of contents (\titlecontents)

In the code below, I use \titlecontents{part} to customise the way the parts are displayed in my table of contents. \titlecontents{part} [0em] ...
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How to I move the from (sender) address position to the left in a letter document class

This one deals more with vertical, not horizontal, space: Positioning the address in a Letter I know about the scrlttr2 document class, but the letter class has much better default formatting (I only ...
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Authblk style file using but I can't able to find out the required output

I am using the authblk package. But I can't able to find out the output for below mentioned problems. I am using the below mentioned logic. If the same affiliation is repeated different author like ...
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How to align comments in algorithm code?

I will to align comments in another column, package algorithm. (Similar question: Faulty right alignment for comments in algorithmic package), but I will to become that result: ...
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Two figures with side captions next to one another

I currently have the following figure placed at the bottom of my page: \begin{SCfigure}[][h] \centering \caption{Georg Kantor (1845--1918)} ...