{vertical-alignment} is about aligning document elements vertically, e.g. using \raggedbottom or \flushbottom or adjusting the vertical position of several equation or table components. If your question is generally about (vertical) white space, use {spacing} instead.

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wrapfigure at the bottom - no white space below wrapfigure

I want to place some figures at the left or right side of my book resulting into a reduced column width for the text. So I am using wrapfigure environment with number of narrow lines of 40. By this ...
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Breakable tcolorbox causes ragged bottom

When using a tcolorbox with the breakable option, this may cause a "ragged bottom" in some special situations. The following MWE demonstrates this behaviour: \documentclass[DIV=10, BCOR=10mm, ...
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How to center a cell horizontally and vertically?

I just have a question. I do have the impression that s21 (and also s22, s23, s24) is not exactly in the middle of the lines "Falls Spieler 1 'schiessen' wählt, wähle 'schiessen'." and "Falls Spieler ...
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Custom align, three \beta = statements, so the beta is custom aligned vertically, and the matrices/vectors are all vertically aligned

Something like: \beta = [], \quad \beta = [], \quad \beta = []. So that the three forms of beta fit on one line. I want the \beta = to valign with the first element of the vector/matrix. I want ...
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how to center cell-content vertically?

I really like to center the content of the cells vertically, but I do not know how to do it. Is there maybe someone who can help me? Thank you! \documentclass[a4paper, fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} ...
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Beamer, columns environment and text next to image

I am not able to get the text next to the image. As you can see, it is shifted downward. p.s. columns width can be changed. \documentclass[14pt,handout,t]{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Aligned figures and captions on one line

In LaTeX I'm trying to put two figures next to each other, with captions below, where the captions might have unequal numbers of lines in them. The images are bottom-aligned, and the captions are ...
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centering an animation in beamer

there's lots about centering in beamer and animation in beamer, but I'm not finding what I need. I have an animation made through R's animate, where I've set the center option TRUE. The resultant tex ...
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How to fully center a \Shapepar?

I'm adding a colophon at the end of my document inside a \shapepar, however it appears at the top left of the page, and I can't manage to center it, both horizontally and vertically. I've loaded the ...
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Alignement with marginpar

I am using marginpar to write something in the margin and then write some other things just next to that. However, the lines do not match properly and there is a slight difference (see print screen). ...
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Get Quotes to Top of Fraction Latex

I am trying to put a fraction in quotes in LaTeX. I have the following so far: \documentclass{article} \newcommand*{\mquote}[1]{\text{``\(#1\)''}} \begin{document} \[ \frac{f(x)}{g(x)} \implies ...
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Vertically centering label for three subfigures

Vertically centering label for three subfigures I want to put one label on the left corresponding to 3 images; it's on the bottom left and I'd like it to be vertically centered. This is my code: ...
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Tabular cell alignment

I feel like this is a noob question, but I've been busting my chops trying to find an answer to this. I'm trying to create a table with two side by side paragraphs. They don't appear side by side ...
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Tikz node text vertical align with linebreak

I want to vertical align text in a chain of nodes. One node has a linebreak. What is the best way to do this? This is my current example: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Vertically aligning captions in side-by-side figures

I'd like to put two side-by-side figures with two different captions. I used this: \begin{figure}[h!tbp] \centering \begin{minipage}[b]{0.6\textwidth} ...
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Text alignment in moderncv

I am making my cv with moderncv class. I have two questions: 1- How to align first and second column of "Programming Languages" vertically? So that, the text "Programming Languages" would be ...
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Locally reduce space between equation and qed / placement of qed [duplicate]

If (using amsthm) I have a proof which ends on an equation, and after that some text goes on, I have something like: text / (bit of space) / equation / (bit of space which looks huge because there ...
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2x2 Array of PGF Plots

How would I properly layout 4 PGF plots on one page. Currently I have the plots spaced horrifically, and am not sure how to correct the problem. Ideally, I would like all 4 plots on one page, but even ...
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TabularX Adjustments

I'm trying to make a table in TabularX to help kids understand fraction and decimal conversions. Questions: (1) How do I fix the vertical alignment of the bottom right merged cell? (2) Is there an ...
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Adjust vertical position of single character in WordPress' Latex

I'm trying to define a new operator (like \bigominus -- but it doesn't exist) to create an equation like But the problem is that I can't shrink the lower indices after vertical aligning everything ...
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How to vertically center cells (tabular) without altering the automatic column width?

In the following file I have a table with insertion of figures. I want to vertically center the cell contents. Only the cells in the second and third rows. But I do not want to leave intact the ...
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vertical align multicolumn heading

I created a table using this code: \newcommand{\ra}[1]{\renewcommand{\arraystretch}{#1}} \begin{document} \begin{table*} \centering\ra{1.3} \begin{tabular}{@{}rcccccc@{}} \toprule & ...
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Alignment of nodes with \addplot table

In the MWE below, I would like the nodes to align vertically. Giving them the same pos doesn't seem to do that. I can try to align them by adjusting the pos using trial and error but this is tedious, ...
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How to align equations in two columns?

Well, my problem is I'm trying to find a way to write many equations and divide these into columns as you would when writing on paper, cut in some part and continue. I have achieved almost using the ...
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Alignment of two equations

How can i make that the units are right under the corresponding term? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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Align equal sign in algorithm in vertical line

The Code described in [1] produces the following output : For the description of my algorithm I need the equal signs to be perfectly aligned in one vertical line but currently there is still a ...
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How to put horizontal space between two side by side figures, then automatically scale the pictures to that new width?

I've been working on how to put side by side figures with captions for a book but haven't managed to find a way to put a horizontal space in between the two figures. There has been some troubles ever ...
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Placing the blocks in their exact place

I am trying to create a title page. I create this sample with the help of this site. But i have a problem. In my sample my measurement is not real. When i print it the blocks are not in their place. ...
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Usage of \vspace command from top of the page

I am triying to write my thesis in Latex. I want to create a title page. In my title page i have some space with the texts. I tried to give it with \vspace but it works between text not from top of ...
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Automatic skip correction for flushend

Following up on Uneven space between bibliography entries using flushend, I wonder whether \atColsBreak{\vskip5pt} cannot be automatized in the sense that the necessary skip is inferred from the ...
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Align a cases equation with another equation vertically on the same line

I am using the following to align the two equations. However, they are not vertically on the same level. How should I fix it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ...
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How set margins to print when pdf files are inserted?

I am using book style to prepare a meterial(which has to be printed and binded) which contains so many pdf files.. To include the pdf files I am using \includepdf options by using the package ...
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Flashcards: Extra blank pages and text not vertically centered

I am trying to make simple two sided flash cards of quotations with one side being the reference and the other side containing the quote. In order to print the cards, they need to be landscape. My ...
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Aligning node with respect to two other nodes in tikz block diagram

I use left of and below of arguments to horizontally and vertically align blocks/nodes in Tikz. How do I align a node/block both vertically and horizontally with respect to two already defined ...
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Why the part question labels are not vertically left aligned in exam class

I'm using TexLive 2015 under Windows XP, and using the latest exam class. Here is the sample code build by Xelatex engine. \documentclass[a4paper]{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} ...
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Center the text in whole page

I have just a single line on one page. I want to bring it on the center of page both through length and breadth. How can it be done?
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Vertical alignment of \vdots in an align environment - a shift of \vdots by half the width of “+”

In an align environment, I have a sum of an arbitrary number of terms. I want to use \vdots to display the ellipses indicating the presence of terms that are not displayed. As I am vertically ...
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How to align text and floats on the top of text line in a two column environment

I have a LaTeX document below which generates two column text. When I insert a float environment, the top line between two column is not aligned. My question is how to align them. Thanks a lot. ...
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Locally put a float on a float only page on top

In this answer it is described how to place floats on a float only page on top with a global setting. However, I'm looking for a local solution which will effect only one float page. The other float ...
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Allignment of Tikz tree levels

I want to reproduce the following figure. And got the following figure with the code given below: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows, shapes, trees, positioning} ...
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Text too long for the cell?

I am doing this table, but my the phrases are out of the limits of the cells. How can I adjust them in two or three lines instead of one? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Alignment problem with enumerate

This simple table is not working out for me. The first item in the table does not align with the others, see picture. I can not figure out why not. Thank you. \begin{enumerate} ...
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Aligning numbered elements with custom spacing

I am trying to achieve the following result: 1. Section 1 Some text here 1.1 Subsection 1 Some text here (a) Some text here (b) Some text here (i) Some text ...
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Vertical text inside tabu environment

I tried to align the text of the first column vertically. Therefore I used rotatebox but I'm not fully satisfied with this solution because the text is aligned on top. Question What would be a ...
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Centering a line of text vertically

I have a piece of text (to be precise, a chapter heading) that is preceded and followed by a rule. The code looks as follows: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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Vertical alignment of itemize in tabular

Creating beamer presentations I want to display an itemize environment in the second column of a tabular. My aim is to have the first item on the same baseline as the content in the first column. My ...
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Create a table with tabu

I am trying to create a table which has a header with the text centred horizontally and vertically. The text in the first column (except for the header row) should be written vertically. So far I have ...
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Problem with table lines in a footer

Hello dear LaTeX users, I'm having difficulties with table horizontal lines positions. I'm using a table in a footer to obtain such an composition with page number: While everything works fine for ...
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Aligning answer choices vertically on a multiple choice test

I am making a multiple choice calculus test and have the following code. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{enumerate} ...
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Alignment problem with fancyhdr for a report page layout

I am trying to define a base class for some reports to share the same page layout. I use the fancyhdr package for creating the header and footer but I am experiencing some vertical alignment problems. ...