{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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How can you adjust the vertical position of a marginal footnote?

I'm redefining \footnote to put them in them in the margin using \marginpar. Occasionally, the paragraph will extend below the bottom of the text block when a note appears near the end of a page. I ...
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Vertically aligning minipages, subfigures, and subtables (not with baseline)

The goal My goal is to align side-by-side figures, tables, and text in minipages according to the top, middle and bottom of the largest such minipage. This makes it different (I believe) from the ...
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Vertical Table Alignment - the nightmare

People, I've looked to multiple questions already asked about this theme but I can't find a straight answer! I have the following table: And, as you can see, there are multiple problems! I have ...
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A specific problem with alignment of arrays with brackets

In the example below I would like to have the "on" exactely below each other, i.e. to put it in one table - that is of course without any problem, BUT the bracket and the numbering! How to get it in ...
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Aligning more than two columns with alignedat?

Consider this MWE, modified from Aligning conditions in cases environment: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \[ f(x) = \left\{\begin{alignedat}{3} & mx^2 +nx +1, ...
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Problem with vertical alignment nesting align and aligned

I'm trying to write a good-looking optimization problem in LaTeX using amsmath. The MWE is this: \documentclass[letter, 10pt, conference]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ...
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Arrow box aligment

I have to align vertically "arrow boxes" in the picture below? So I have two questions: How to read "inner sep" register value and bounding as well connecting lines thickness register values of ...
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Text alignment difficulties

I am new to LaTeX and I have a little problem: How can I align the "Name Name" to be on the same line with "st.gr FAF", and "Prof Name" to be on the same line with "lect.univ". Right now I have the ...
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moderncv classic vertical-alignment header top

The following code is my moderncv in the classic style. At the moment there is roundabout 4 to 5 cm space between the page(top) and the picture. How can I reduce this space to bring to complete header ...
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Bold, horizontally and vertically aligned, multiline table headers

I'm trying to print a table where the first row, containing the header, should be bold and both horizontally and vertically centered. Additionally, I'm using longtable environment from this package, ...
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Better two-column balancing?

I am looking for a better way to balance columns at the end of each chapter of a two-column layout. I have found several relevant approaches: use \documentclass[onecolumn]{memoir} and ...
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Unnecessary vspace for align/equation when it's first on page

I'm using the align environment and now I have the problem that one of my formulas is the first object on a page with some vspace before it. But this looks a bit odd, because it isn't in line with the ...
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Vertical align content of table - with using automatic linebreak (tabularx)

I'm searching for (simple) method to get rid of the unbeatiful white spacing that is creating by using for example this minimal example. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Line spacing before and after align*

Just a quick question about line spacing (which seems to account for at least half of my LaTeX woes). I'm writing a proof in align* environment and can't seem to get rid of the spacing before and ...
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Vertical alignment of legend entries in pgfplots

I have multiline legend entries in my plot. The default styles uses centered alignment for both legend image and legend text. How can I change that such that the legend image is top-alignment next to ...
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How to obtain absolutely fixed line spacing

I use Xetex with eledmac and eledpar to produce a bilingual document with facing pages. I add some endnotes only inside the even pages. I have a problem with corresponding paragraphs (one on the left ...
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How to change footnote style (position) for a single page?

I am attempting to get the following result (following my school's dissertation style guide): The one-inch margin must be maintained on each page except the last page of each chapter. When the ...
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Understanding (la)tex calculations: distance from top of page

I am deriving a class from article. My first task was adjusting margins and widths. My second task is putting a header on top of the title page. Instead of placing each component individually, I ...
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Booktabs table with multirows: alternative to vertical rules?

I am trying to format a booktabs table with multirow content. I am aware that vertical rules go against the booktabs style. However, in this table, it seems to me that some kind of vertical guide ...
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Trying to adjust alignment of figure on page in landscape style

I have a page in my document with the following LaTeX code: \begin{landscape} \begin{figure} [htbp] \centering{\includegraphics[scale=0.65] {DocsAndImages/DFD.png}} ...
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Plain Tex: Get cell in table to span multiple rows, and contents to be centered

For PlainTeX (I did find similar questions for latex): Q 1: How to ensure upper left cell is two rows tall? Q 2: How to ensure entry in upper left cell is vertically and horizontally centered? ...
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center an image in a custom minipage

Sorry for my broken language, I'm a Frenchy ! I have to create a page template for a personal project : a box without margins in the 72% of the page, aligned to the top which contains a big image ...
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Moving caption of the algorithm upwards

I have the following code: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[linesnumbered,ruled]{algorithm2e} \begin{document} AAAA BBBB \begin{algorithm} \vspace*{-1cm} \caption{My Caption\ldots} My ...
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How can I calculate the distance added between a title and a titlerule?

Question How can I calculate the distance after a title such that I can place a node where the title rule would go? Example I would like a bar to drop from the top righthand corner of the page down ...
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Different alignment for frame content in beamer

I am searching for a way to align the content of a frame in beamer. I want to have one part of the text of the frame top aligned, while the rest of the page is centered in the middle, as its normally. ...
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Why unbalanced multi columns work with standalone but not work with article?

I want to have unbalanced multi columns for 5 multiple choice options. It means that the last option must not be aligned with the third option. By default multicols makes balanced column in which the ...
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Align bullet points in two side-by-side itemized lists

I'm trying to create two side-by-side bullet point lists in a document, where each point lines up with the corresponding point in the other list, even when one of the points has multiple lines. So ...
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align text and equations in columns in beamer

I have a beamer frame consisting of two columns (top aligned) using the [T] option. The second column contains a align equation block. Even though I am using the [T] option the column containing the ...
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How to line up 2-by-2 equations in align environment

I know how to line up equations by "=", with each line containing only one equation. But suppose I have a 2-by-2 equation matrix, and I want two equations in each column lined up by their "=". What ...
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Vertical alignment in tables without multirow

My MWE is \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|>{\centering\arraybackslash}m{2cm}| p{8cm} ...
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Image covers whole of a column and not at desired location

I am new to Latex and want to insert a figure into my document. I used following commands: \begin{figure}[hbtp] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{PTS.eps} \caption{Figure PTS} \end{figure} ...
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Vertical alignment problem

I'm trying to draw a callout that has a nice big i on the left side, and then a bunch of text filling most of the body. The following code almost works: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside]{article} ...
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Is there a way to fix the thickness of hrule?

Latex keeps adjusting the thickness of \hrule and I believe it may be due to the vspaces around it, i.e. I am using the following section demarkation in my resume \hrule \vspace{-0.4em} ...
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Aligning (Scaled?) Greek Letters

Is there a good way to align letters that fall below the line of text? In the below I was hoping to have the bottom of the 'x' and the chi to be aligned. \usepackage[11pt]{article} \begin{document} ...
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Footnote including \tabularx results vertically wrong alignment of footnote number

Using the \tabularx inside a footnote with the code: \footnote{\label{statistik1}\begin{tabularx}{\textwidth-3em}{lrrrr} \noindent Jahr~& Eheschließungen~& Ehescheidungen~& ...
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Wrap text around a figure starting at the same vertical level

The title may sound like a duplicate and you may think that the package wrapfig deals with that. But, what I am asking for is quite different. I am not sure if the wrapfig package could help. I have ...
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LaTeX: Text/Parbox at bottom of page

I have a problem similar to this question, but slightly more involved. I need for the parbox in my example to always appear at the bottom of the page, regardless of whether TeX places it on a page by ...
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Write math in two columns in a page

Is there any simple way to split my page in two without using a multi column document to achieve this result: What I currently have is this: \begin{align*} T\left(n\right)&= 2T(n/2)+(c_2 + ...
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Vertically center column separator in tabular

I'd like to vertically center a custom column separator in tabular. I have tried \begin{tabular}{c @{ $\vcenter{\rightarrow}$ } c @{ $\vcenter{\rightarrow}$ } c}...\end{tabular} to no avail. Other ...
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Problem with horizontal alignment in align environment

My MWE, \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{empheq} \begin{document} \begin{align} \left(\frac{4}{2 \cdot 2 ...
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Fully Customized Table in Latex

Is it possible to have a customized table in LaTeX that has the following features? Be able to define Width and/or Height for specific row/column Be able to highlight/color a specific row or column ...
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Matrix equation align - letters and matrices

I am trying to align a matrix equation so that the alignment it with the top of the column matrix A (not the centre as it is at the moment). Any help would be appreciated. Here is what I have at the ...
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How to make whole longtable align to the top?

\item \begin{longtable}[l]{l l} 1 & 2 \\ 3 & 4 \\ 5 & 6 \\ \end{longtable} Inside an enumerate environment, the above code produces a longtable that is not beside the item number but ...
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Underfull \vbox - how to find offending page?

I am compiling a large latex template, here, and always have a few underfull \vbox warnings. I know that they're just issues with the spacing, discussion here, but is there a way to configure the ...
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Align the author names in Handout of Beamer by Tabular environment

Consider the following framework: \documentclass[9pt,handout]{beamer} \title[]{Title} \author[]{ Author 1: "name of author 1"\\ Author 2: "name of author 2"} \institute[]{} \date[]{} ...
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Tabular environment misalignment with the section title

Why do I have this misalignment of the table respect to the section title? How can I get rid of it? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section{Education} \vspace{\baselineskip} ...
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Column vertical alignment in twocolumn mode

I would like to achieve a column alignment in twocolumn (note: I need to place many pictures so multicol environment is not an option) and place the letters directly after aligned two column text. The ...
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aligning plots in pgf plots and a couple other associated questions

I am fumbling my way through pgfplots. I have 3 plots on a page. I have a few issues: The bars in the plots are floating above the axes to various degrees. How do I anchor the bars down to the axis? ...
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LaTeX is stretching vertical paragraph skip although parskip=false

How can I stop LaTeX from creating vertical space between paragraphs to fill the page although parskip=false is set (actually by default in scrbook). Usually not a problem it becomes really ugly when ...
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Vertical alignment in tabular cells with variable height 4

I am new in LaTeX. Could the headings of a LaTeX table to be set bottom aligned, and the other cells top aligned? This feature is important for the revisions according to my school standards, and I'm ...