{spacing} is about both horizontal and vertical white space, e.g. space between letters or words, or space between paragraphs. For adjusting the space between the lines of a document, use {line-spacing} or -- if your question is specifically about the package of the same name -- {setspace}.

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Space between Figures [duplicate]

I am trying to find a way how to reduce the space between two figures which are not on the same page. Basically the screenshots explains it: On the upper page the space between the Header and the ...
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after figure before section spaces

While I am writing my thesis, I have a problem with spaces. I have a figure(or table) at the end of a page. The following page starts with a section(or chapter). The problem is if a figure(or table) ...
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Vertical space in longtable

I have the following table in which I have placed an extra vertical space between the lines. That space "works" in every line but in some cases it show no effect (space between the derivative and the ...
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Vertical spacing options in tables built under the tabularx package

Goals: Add a space above and below the text line containing the Table 1's column headers. Add a space below the second hline. Add a space above the third hline. The code below contains the ...
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Classicthesis remove cleardoublepage after part

I am trying to remove the double page break after the start of each part in classicthesis v4.1. I believe I need to modify the following code on lines 376-381 of classicthesis.sty: ...
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Mapping ‘space + character’ into ‘non-breaking space + character’

I have files containing fragments of Old English texts. These files use the letter wynn (ƿ (U+01BF) and Ƿ (U+01F7)) which I want to print as modern w (U+0077) and W (U+0057). This I have no problem ...
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Aligning a parbox inside titlesec

I'm trying to produce a document with section numbers in the page margin. I found a pseudo-solution which llaps the section numbering to mimic the result. I'm not happy with the way the number and ...
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Twoside footer produces extra vertical space

The below code produces the correct spacing for odd side pages but incorrect spacing for even side pages. Correct spacing: Wrong spacing: In my attempt to optically distinguish between the two ...
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phantom command not working in beamer poster template [closed]

I am using the Jacobs Landscape beamer poster template, and want to simply add a little phantom space at the beginning of a line within a block, but whatever I have inside the {} prints. The block is ...
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Vertical space between two tables

When doing something like this: \begin{longtable}{llll} % Stuff here \end{longtable} \begin{longtable}{llll} % Stuff here \end{longtable} What command (I don't know the name of those, I mean ...
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Rotated Text in Table Extending into Rows in Lyx

I'm trying to create a table with some rotated text in it, but the rotated text is extending into the rows below the cell, as shown here: Here is what my screen looks like in Lyx: I've tried ...
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Remove the spacing on the left of a section title

I'm using this to modify my \section, \subsection and \subsubsection commands: %Sections \makeatletter \def\section{\@startsection{section}{1} {\z@}{10pt minus 0pt}{10pt minus ...
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Vectors and indices

I'm trying to write a vector, r, which is raised to the power two. Currently this is what I'm using $\vec{r}_{i}^{2}$ but the vector arrow and power of two are overlapping. Is there anyway I could ...
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Uneven spacing between parbox

I have uneven vertical space between two parboxes and between a parbox and beginning of a new text paragraph. How to fix these? Here is a minimum working example. \documentclass{article} ...
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mdframed breaks vskip option in quoting

Csonsider the following MWE. Without the call to \surroundwithmdframed, the vskip argument to quoting works. With it, it doesn't. Can anyone suggest a workaround or fix? Thanks. ...
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Unwanted spacing in bibliography entry / white space in reference

EDIT:after fixing the first problem with Harish Kumar's renewcommand, this problem came up: I have a problem with the "white spaces" which are produced in the bibliography. I've found a couple of ...
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Change horizontal spacing for subscripts in equation environment

I would like to adjust the spacing prior and after a subscript to reduce the required horizontal space. With this small mwe \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ...
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\hphantom in \tabulary produces extra vertical space instead of horizontal

Inserting an \hphantom to indent a table row works in tabular, but in tabulary it produces extra vertical space instead. Since these are left-aligned L columns I would expect the space at the left ...
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How to leave spaces in a formula [closed]

I want a space in between the variables in this formula (monadic first order temporal logic). I tried using \, and \hspace{} but both do not seem to work. Can somebody help me out? sample formula: ...
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How to set total space of footnotes?

How can be set the size of the footnotespace? I'm trying to get a visually constant body text, i.e. the main text should always look the same block. In order to do that, I'm leaving a large amout of ...
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Negative space equal the length of a string?

I'm trying to create symbols, like the Interrobang (basically the ? and ! combined into one punctuation mark), that are the result of two overlapping symbols. Something like this can be produced with ...
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adjust vertical space between horizontal line of the radix in denominator and the horizontal line of the fraction [closed]

Even in display math I guess that there is too little space between the top horizontal line of the radix symbol and the horizontal line of a \frac. How can I control that vertical space? I have a ...
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Remove blank space in text - Latex table rows

I want to typeset a table and I used following code. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] \centering \begin{tabular}{|p{9.0cm}|p{1.5cm}|} \hline User-agent string & dummy\\ ...
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indentation of enumitem after number to match specific format

I'm required to produce a document containing a list of items in a very specific format. To do this, I need to use the enumitem package, but I need to specify some level of indentation AFTER the item ...
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change the fontsize of text and space between columns in a table

I try to make a table to a two columns document but the space between columns and the fontsize in the table is big and extend more than the space I would like to fill. How could I reduce the space ...
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Reduce space between header and headrule in standard fancyhdr, no dotfill required

I want to reduce the space between the headrule and the header itself in the standard fancyhdr package. All topics with similar title did not gave the solution for me. Please help me with this simple ...
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Pandoc, Section Spacing

By default the vertical spacing on sections is quite large with the pandoc default.latex template. Is there a way to pass an argument to reduce the size of the spacing? I see that there is a titlesec ...
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Inconsistent Vertical Spacing Using Multicol

I've been getting random vertical spaces between paragraphs using multicol. Oddly enough, if I change the margins to 1cm I get perfect spacing. The problem gets worse if I attempt to add an asterisk ...
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Setting the spaces in a beamer mini frame

I am writing a custom beamer template and I'd like to use mini frames for the navigation in it, however I'd like to avoid having the spacing that they have by default: the problem here is that ...
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My frame is too big for the limits margins, How do I add more space. to have all my content complete in my presentation

My frame is too big for the limits margins, How do I add more space. to have all my content complete in my presentation. This is the code \documentclass[aspectratio=169,draft]{beamer} ...
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How to change spacing in a template?

I am trying to write a two column biological review using a downloaded template. I had to add few pictures(one column) in between. So to adjust the spacing the template generates spacing in some ...
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lingmacros.sty: Add chapter numbers and decrease the space between examples

I am using the lingmacros package for numbered examples. By default it works like this: \enumsentence{This is the first example.} \enumsentence{This is the second example.} (1) This is the first ...
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Additional horizontal space when the last line of an environment is full

I have created an environment env which just adds a \medskip and some text (say "Blablabla") after the text inside \begin{env} ... \end{env}. The problem is that if the last line is full, then I get ...
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large space between section header and content

I'm using an external file to add appendices to my thesis. The external file called (supplement.tex) contains a huge list of figures similar to this. \subsection{Testing} \begin{figure}[H] ...
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How can I narrow down these gaps?

I am writing my curriculum vitae, but I have one question. In the first image, there are spaces between different sections. (Between contact and phone, between education and Seoul~~,....) Thus, I ...
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Space after comma in empheq package

My MWE, \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage{empheq} \begin{document} 0,5 \begin{empheq}{align} 0,5 \end{empheq} \end{document} Good (normal) is comma in first 0,5 . But not good in ...
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How to implement a macro for normal ordering of operators?

I am looking to typeset the normal ordering symbols :O: commonly used in quantum field theory in a way that makes them easily discernible from regular colons, especially the 'defined as' symbol :=. ...
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Prevent exsheets from creating newline at beginning of question

I want to use the exsheets package for some homework sheets in combination with enumitem. When I encapsulate an enumerate environment inside a question environment, the first item of the enumeration ...
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Adjust space between chapter number and caption in TOC

I have document like this: \documentclass{book} \renewcommand\thechapter{\Roman{chapter}} \begin{document} \chapter{Some title} \chapter{Some other title} \chapter{One more title} \tableofcontents ...
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Correct superscript spacing for new mathbin

I redefined the \div command so that it's U+2215 aka ∕, but for some reason when I use it as a superscript the spacing between this symbol and its numbers is really tight (works fine in displaymode or ...
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Redefine obeyspaces to newline

I want to typeset code snippets from different programming languages. I couldn't get listings to do what I want (one complete height of an empty line takes up too much space for my liking) and neither ...
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Latex Bussproofs Package Prooftrees on Same Line

I'd like to know how to put two prooftrees on the same line rather than under/ontop of one another. Is that possible? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{bussproofs} \begin{document} ...
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Reducing spacing between section headings and text in resume

I want to reduce vertical spacing between end of text in education section and the title of the following section , i.e. ACADEMIC APPOINTMENT. Also, the space between PUBLICATION and Economics ...
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algorithm2e, caption space

I am using the package algorithm2e within the IEEEtran class. I need to provide a space between the caption and the Algoritm. Currently, the caption is very close to the algorithm. Is there any ...
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New/blank line in itemize

I have an itemize area with several point inside it. I want to have the following result: - one - two - three Is there is an appropitate way to do so? As a workaround I used the following code to ...
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Too Many Blank Lines between sections

I'm writing in a TexMaker, between the sections and the subsections, there are two much unwanted blank lines, how can I limit the amount of blank lines inserted by TexMaker between subsections and ...
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how to set a fixed interatomic distance in chemfig package?

Using - with the \chemfig command of the chemfig package, interatomic distance is automatically calculated and the link between atoms is drawn. But interatomic distance is set as the distance between ...
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Does spaces in $xy=1$ have differences between $x y = 1$?

Which way is more correct? I don't see any differences, but maybe I something missed?
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Spacing between consecutive displayed equations

I'm trying to adjust the spacing between several display equations, without having to put them in AMS align environment. I inserted several display equations in a row, each creating its own new line, ...
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Completely hide bullet when using itemize

When using the following command \begin{itemize} \item[] foo \item[] bar \end{itemize} I guess the margins around the bullets are still visible, and thus my items seem to be indented. How can I ...