{line-spacing} is about adjusting the space between the lines of a document. A popular package is {setspace}.

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Unequal linespacing, but why?

I'd like to create a very basic letter template with a "heading" part (address information, location and date) and a text part. The heading part should always have the same height and the same format. ...
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`doublespacing` environment application onto the typographical properties

I'm just working on a tex file to build a personal template. In the case of the title, I'm gonna increase the space between lines of the title. So, just tying to use setspace package and doublespacing ...
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Reducing the width between the section space [duplicate]

I came up with a minimum MWE to explain my predicament. I wish to reduce the space in between the sections as demarcated below: \documentstyle[12pt]{article} \setlength{\oddsidemargin}{0in} \...
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Title page space between lines [duplicate]

I'm in the process of creating a template, and hence the question—this is different from the search results I got from the forum. I have a title running for two lines, and I'm using the titleM style ...
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Uneven vertical space in tablenotes when using `subdepth`

When using subdepthfor nice looking equations, the tablenotes in threeparttable get messed up. Any idea how to get even vertical space between items in tablenotes? Have tried using \usepackage[low-sup]...
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Spacing after displayed maths, before an \item

This question concerns spacing after displayed maths, and how it interacts with spacing inside an enumerate environment. Specifically, here's a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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Wrong line-spacing with fbb package within footnotes

The following example results in a file with incorrect line-spacing. The line containing the Ä and Ö has a slightly bigger spacing than all other lines within the footnote. Other fonts don't seem to ...
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what's wrong with my (smaller) quote environment?

In baseline seems to change automatically I noticed that the baseline in some pieces of text was changing without an obvious request from me to make it change. Barbara Beeton helped me figure out ...
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Custom spacing of figure

I'd like to custom place a figure beside some text. I tried two approaches. First, I placed the text with tabbings in one minipage and the figure in a second minipage...and both minipages into a ...
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Issue with row spacing in tabular environement

I have the following macro to format all my table together inside of my CV. \documentclass[a4]{article} \usepackage[left=1.5cm,top=2cm,right=1.5cm,bottom=2.5cm,nohead,nofoot]{geometry} \setlength{\...
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vertical spacing of multlined inside align*

\begin{align*} Z &= \begin{multlined}[t] \sum_{k=0}^{N-1} \tr \bigl\{ Q^{-1} \bigl[ (P_{k+1} + x_{k+1}^N x_{k+1}^{N\prime}) - (P_{k+1,k}^N + x_{k+1}^N x_k^{N\prime}) A' \\ -...
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Place a specific part of the text in a certain horizontal coordinate

I am new to Latex and I am using a function in moderncv, \cvitemwithcomment, that requires three inputs and print three texts. In my case, what I insert is: \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{...
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Undefined Control Sequence on \onehalfspacing

I am new to latex. So new that I never heard of this a month before. I am using wissdoc.cls, macros.tex, titelseite.tex and diplarb.tex from the following template. I have an error as follows: l....
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Nomenclature double interline… why?

unfortunately I have some issue with the nomenclature. It works fine but I have double interline between each nomenclature. Could you help me please? How to get a normal nomenclature? I attaching the ...
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Title page line spacing

I have a simple problem but I didn't manage to find any answer for it. In my title page, I just used \title{Name of the title} then \hrule height 0,1cm \leavevmode \\[0,5cm] {\Huge{\textbf{\@...
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Short interline spacing after \item in customized description environment

I'm working on a technical guide, and I have a list of descriptions of different commands that can be run. Some of these commands have aliases or alternative invocations, and I want them to have the ...
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Placing words one below the other in Moderncv [closed]

I am trying to place words one below the other in the following sentence: {\textbf{Computing} - Matlab } \hspace{88pt} {\textbf{Office tools} - MS-Office} \hspace{90pt} {\textbf{PLM} - Teamcenter}\\...
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Row spacing in align environment

In the folling example there is not enough space to list all sets begind the "forall" in one row. Moving a part to the next row creates an unnecessary space between the rows (see picture). How to make ...
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How to change the line spacing in my list of figures?

I am using the book documentclass and have a list of figures. After much trouble I noticed that there is a blank line to separate figures that are in different chapters, but not if they are within the ...
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Reducing line spacing in sidepar [memoir]

I'd like to reduce the line spacing in sidepar. A slight reduction could result in a better placement of my sidenotes. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Create vertical line by calculating length of a text

Line 1: "Someeeeeeeee Textttttttttttt" (custom font is used, italics,font size say 24) vspace(10mm) Line 2: "Someeee Textttt" This should be centered below line one wrt to text above. vspace(10mm) ...
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how can we set some line spce at 2 and other at 1.5

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[left=1.5 in,right=0.5 in,bottom=1 in,top=1 in]{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} \linespread{1.5} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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The diagonal line in the matrix

please tell me how you can draw this matrix?
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TeX (not LaTeX) tables, lines, and alignments

Note: I use TeX and not LaTeX. So for many years, I have been using this code to create tables with lines: \def\tablerule{\noalign{\vskip1pt\hrule\vskip1pt}} \vtop to 4truein{ \halign{ \strut\...
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Curious about TikZ [remember picture,overlay] spacing

When I use \tikz[remember picture,overlay] there is vertical space inserted wherever the command is used, as in the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{...
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too big distance between the lines in a table with Arabic letters

I use the package semtrans in order to print Arabic letters in a Table in my document. My problem is that line spacing between two lines of Arabic letters (probably because of the used font) in the ...
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Confusion: \onehalfspacing vs. \spacing vs. Word vs. the world?

I have to write a paper with the requirement to use "1.5 line spacing" 12pt Times New Roman. Naturally I used \usepackage{setspace} \begin{document} \onehalfspacing Lorem ipsum… So far so good. But ...
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tufte-latex: MinionPro linespacing

I would like to use MinionPro with the tufte-latex document class. However I do not know much about typography. I seems that MinionPro is smaller than the default Palatino for which tufte-latex was ...
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Obtaining only minimal line wrapping in thin columns of a custom tcolorbox

This answer: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/170767/69378 is (to me) an incredibly useful and versatile tcolorbox. This answer has satisfied my page design for almost a year now, but I am curious to ...
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Uniform line spacing in columns

I have 2 columns of text, with most text in regular size, and few paragraphs in smaller size. I'd like to have the line spacing (roughly) uniform - that every line in the left size will match a line ...
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Starting text at newline after title of subsection

I am typing my document in amsart class. I created a subsection with small title, and then wrote the paragraph of the subsection: \subsection*{Examples} Consider a group of order 8..... In the ...
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Math symbol taking up too much vertical space

I am using the symbol $\partial_p^{(K,L)}$ in inline mode in several place in my master's thesis and it takes up too much vertical space---so much that the spacing between the line containing the ...
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Line Break in Equation with Text

I would like to include an equation, which mostly consists of text elements, however I am having trouble with aligning the last argument which spreads over two lines in order for the equation to still ...
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parskip (or line spacing) for conversations

I post the example here to illustrate what i want. \documentclass{article} \setlength\parindent{0pt} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \section*{default} \setlength{\parskip}{10pt} This is the ...
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Double spacing, not in titles [duplicate]

I aim to write paragraphs with double spaces lines, so I decided to use the setspace package : \usepackage{setspace} \doublespacing But the result is that even in titles, figures, nearly ...
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Line spacing without using setpace - change line spacing for a single page

I have a problem. I want all texts to have 1.5 linespacing, so I use \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5}. The problem is that in one page (don't ask me why) the spacing has to be 1.0. If I use ...
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More space between the lines in cases

I'm using the cases environment in one of my formulas. Each case is a fraction so I'm using \displaystyle to let them appear bigger. However, the result looks quite ugly because there is no space ...
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baselinestretch vs. setspace

In my preamble I use \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} to get "onehalf" line spacing. This works fine. Then I started to use tnote in a threeparttable. I changed font size to \scriptsize as I ...
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Changing spacing for \thanks generates empty line

In a double-spaced article, I'm trying to keep the \thanks note single-spaced. I use this topic to change the spacing of \thanks back to single-spacing. This works, but it also generates an empty line ...
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Different line space for the same document

In my thesis I use \linespread{1.3} to set 1.5 line space for the entire document. However, as the following screenshot shows, the two paragraphs have different line space. Is this because of the ...
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Is there something between singlespace and onehalfspace?

Is there anything between singlespace and onehalfspace. The reason is that, when I use singlespace it seems to be very compact while onehalfspace puts more space between lines than I would like it to.
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Control space between lines

I have need to control line spaces in the certification page that has following format: Line 1.1 Line 1.2 Line 2.1 Line 2.2 ... Line n.1 Line n.2 (These are short lines.) I need to single space ...
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Auto-indent the second line of a paragraph

When working with numbered lists with long content, I get outputs like this: However, I would like to produce an output like where "z" and "planes" are aligned with the word "Giving". Using ...
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Changing linespacing in Chinese

I am going to write a document containing Chinese and English words. However, the linespaces for the two different language are not the same. Now, I take "Temporarily increase line spacing" as the ...
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Unwanted different line spacing

I'm using Awesome-CV template, and I keep having different spacing for exactly the same thing. One line says Educaction and the other says Experience. Everything else is the same, but the first one ...
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Spacing after \vtop

There is insufficient spacing between the lines in the MWE, made using an \hbox filled with two \vtop boxes. \parindent=0pt \newdimen\linewidth \linewidth=4in \newdimen\colsep \colsep=1em \...
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Change fontsize of an array within an align environment

I am trying to label several lines at once in a very long equation. From this question I have come up with the following minimal example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[onehalfspacing]{setspace} \...
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Need help to change vertical spacing and margin in my messy document

Over time I have added a number of commands at the beginning of my document and I am getting lost and I now fail to simply modify vertical spacing and margin. Current Document Here are my packages ...
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Use single or compact spacing in side notes

I have a document that by default uses double spacing. This is fine for the main text, but side notes use lots of space. How can I disable double spacing for margin side notes? \documentclass[...
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Single-space chapter titles with double-spaced document

I am typesetting a thesis using the book class and need the chapter titles to be single-spaced while the main text must be double-spaced. Inserting \singlespacing before the text in the definition ...