{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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Using position arguments with starred tcolorbox environment

The {tcolorbox}* environment is interpreting position arguments in a way I would not anticipate. When I include the *, the placement is unexpected--\begin{VocabBox}*[b]... does not get placed at the ...
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Centering Xcircuit Figure

Hi I am using a program called xcircuit to make circuit diagrams and I cant seem to get the figure centered. I have tried \begin{center}, \centering. I have tried messing with \flushleft but it needs ...
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Framed float Box, Spanning Two Columns in {paracol}

I'm looking for a simple, framed, float box-environment that has (or can have by construction) a star equivalent (like figure* or table*) so that it may span both columns in the {paracol} ...
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Align decimal marker with thousands separator using siunitx

My table consists of two groups of rows. The first group contains large values (X,XXX). The second groups contains smaller values (0.XXX). Siunitx aligns all numbers based on the position of the ...
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TikZ graph not aligning

I am having two issues with TikZ pictures. I have three graphs side by side, and I am having issues, but only with some of them, which is very odd. First the x-axis is going out of alignment (some ...
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Evenly split the columns of a multirow table in lyx

I would like to have a table like this: % Preview source code %% LyX 2.0.6 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless you really know what you are doing. ...
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siunitx table alignment

I want to align both the numbers and the text to the left using siunitx' S column type. I tried: \documentclass[ngerman]{scrreprt} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage[locale=DE]{siunitx} ...
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Split lines, keep a table/aligned text within textwidth and spawn across several pages

I have a very long table that I use to align some text, therefore I don't need it to be (specifically) a table (please consider that in the answers). I am using supertabular for the table to spawn ...
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Chapter and its name not on the same line

Sorry for being unclear. I am a LaTeX beginner and have been struggling to place the chapter name with its number on the same line where chapter is. This is how it should be: The code itself was ...
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Subfigure plot in conflict with psfragfig

I am trying to place 2 graphs one next to the other using pstools. I have generated 2 graphs using the commands hFig = figure(1); set(gcf,'PaperPositionMode','auto') set(hFig, 'Position', [0 0 300 ...
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How to left-align particular equations using own environment?

I'm trying to left align particular equations. To do that I created a new environment (because I need it a few times). Now, I found that there are various options to do that: using the fleqn option ...
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Does justifying and `frame breaks' conflict in Beamer?

I tried the justifying techniques proposed here: My presentation in Beamer document class also have long bibliography. I have used allow frame breaks in a new frame which recommended here. ...
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Even horizontal distribution of choices in exam document class

I want to display the options for multiple choice questions horizontally within the exam document class. The oneparchoices environment displays the options horizontally, but the choices remain ...
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How to arrange/aligned the choices in MCQ type question?

This is my second time that I am asking your help. Last time I post one of my query regarding the nesting of files and sub files when I was preparing my book on a MCQ type for mathematics. And I got ...
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How can I change the side of all (or single) pages of a twoside book?

My book's first page is righthanded the second page is lefthanded the third righthanded and so on but I want it of the form: first page to be lefthanded the second page to be righthanded the third ...
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Horizontal alignment (problem with minipage)

I'm new here. I just have a problem with the minipage environment. The problem is that the tables aren't horizontally aligned. I want these table aligned one by one, but I don't know what's wrong. ...
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Wrapfigure issue of table & figure in 1 line

I tried to use wrapfig package to arrange a small table in the left & a figure in the right in 1 line while text floats around them but failed. My code is: \documentclass[10pt]{article} ...
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Edit Customize Change Justification rules to solve losse lines in tight columns or spaces

I'm working on a table and have a column (column 3) which is about 5 cm wide (specifically set) where I'd like text to be justified. However, due to the tight column, the paragraph style (in combo ...
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Moderncv - Centering name and informations

I'm using moderncv to write my CV but right now, the name is in the top-left of the page, and the information (Age, address, email etc...) in the top-right. Is that possible to align name and ...
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problem with block environment

I am naive in preparing slides using beamer. I wanted to create slide with a block in it. I used same code which is already posted in this website. The codes goes as follows \documentclass{beamer} ...
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LyX : Some Parts and Sections Full-Justifying

LyX / LaTex newbie here. I have a document I'm working on and for most part and section headings the text is being outputted as left-aligned (which is what I want). However I have a handful that ...
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Using the semantic package. How can I properly align proof derivations?

I am using the package semantics to write logic derivations, such as the following: $$ \inference{\neg \phi \vee \neg \psi& \inference{\inference{\inference{}{\phi \wedge \psi}[2]}{\phi} & ...
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Left align caption and underline it (Memoir)

im using LyX and documentclass memoir. I would like to have a set up like in the attached file when inserting figures and tables, however, I just don't know how to implement it in LyX. Can you help ...
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Superimposing characters in text mode (pdfTeX)

I'm trying to compose a non-Unicode character by arranging Unicode characters one above the other or one next to the other close-up, but I'd need a negative space which in text mode isn't available. ...
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Problem with \hfill and hyphenation

When I use \hfill and in the previous line the last word is hyphenated, the \hfill doesn't work the same way as usual: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{book} \begin{document} Spellings attempt to ...
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Alignment of item[] in itemize environment?

I am using the itemize environment with the [] from description. \begin{itemize} \item [\textbf{My Heading}] \item Awesome item \end{itemize} It looks awesome. My problem is that the alignment of ...