{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 to align a group of nodes with respect to the widest one

Consider the following figure: How can I align the horizontal-text nodes so that their .west nodes are vertically aligned with respect to the widest node in the group? Also, how can I add the ...
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Align Headers of subfloats correctly

I'm using the following code but the columns headers are not aligned in the center of the columns, so if anyone could please advise: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{mwe} \newlength{\tempheight} ...
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Aligning multiple lines in long equations and arranging the line breaks in `\align` environment

I have the following code sample: \begin{align} \pi^{(1)}_{i j} \enspace & = \enspace -\frac{1}{4}\eta^{\lambda \sigma} \left( \eta^{\mu \alpha}\eta^{\nu \beta} + \eta^{\mu \beta}\eta^{\nu ...
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Strange alignment problems in longtable

I have written a few environments for formatting use cases. For some reason I am having strange alignment issues in my longtable. I think that there is some invisible placeholder in there messing it ...
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Vertically aligning content in table cell

I have the following code: \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ m{4cm} X } & Derivations \\ $v=v_0+at$ & test \newline test \newline ...
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How to specify horizontal space size

I'm learning pdfLaTeX, I've tried \hfill, but it makes text after \hfill on the line at right side. More specifically, I want to make something like shown in attached picture .
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Align resized tabular and image vertically

I'm using this code to put a large table next to a figure. \begin{figure}%[t!] \centering \begin{minipage}[c]{0.95\textwidth} \begin{tabular}{cc} \resizebox{0.45\textwidth}{!}{ \begin{tabular}{c c c ...
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Problem with balancing multicols with minipage inside

I have two minipages one above the other with [b] and [t] options set to have right baselineskip. Second minipage/varwidth is in the multicols environment and if it have more then two lines, it ...
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Hot to keep same baseline skip in two vertically aligned minipages [duplicate]

I have two minipages (actually one of them is varwidth) standing one above the other. How can I keep same baseline skip in them? I have somewhat strange layout, so I can't set [t] option for lower ...
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One-column figure in a two-column document : top and bottom alignment with text

I have a tall image in a figure float in a two-column document that I want alone in a single column. I would like the top of the image and the bottom of the figure caption to be both vertically ...
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Top alignment of subfigure [duplicate]

For some reason I'm not able to have a top alignment of figures using subfigure and the environmental option [t]. I have search the internet for solutions and found them pretty complex for such a ...
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Vertical alignment when using { or math symbols

How can I adjust the vertical alignment in the following table for the cell which have for example the value \{0.91,0.15\}: ...
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align image to left and text along the center of image

I have a logo/image which I want to the left of the page, and word CERTIFICATE written along the horizontal line crossing the center of the image. I have been using following but it writes the text ...
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tcolorbox: How to create layout of single box on one side, multiple boxes on other?

I have three tcolorboxes where I would like the layout to be similar to this: I can make the titles of the first and second box align using the adjustbox package (as seen here), but I'm unsure how ...
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Right alignment of two left ragged lines

I have two small lines of text with different width. I want flush them right keeping their left justification and the line height of previous text. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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How can I center text vertically in the middle of a multicolumn table cell?

When I enter this, why does the 'Type I stuff' and 'Type II stuff' break down into 2-3 lines? How can I have them written in one line without linebreak? When I use c instead of M for the multicolumn, ...
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creating a cover with spine for thesis

I'm trying to do a cover for my PhD. I was wondering if you could help. I have dificulties in the spine. It should look like this but with the text vertically aligned.
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How to vertically align text in a table

I have problems vertically aligning text in my table. I define new column type like this: \newcolumntype{M}{>{\centering\arraybackslash}m{\dimexpr.25\linewidth-2\tabcolsep}} And this works for ...
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Vspace in a table in a two column page

I made a table spanning the top of a two column page, but there is a problem in the last column where $j$ is very close to the hline above, while other elements in the same row are of the same ...
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Aligned underbraces between amsmath equations

I have an \amsmath aligned environment containing some equations aligned with &=. I want to be able to place underbraces between the equations in such a way that that both the contents and “point” ...
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Uneven spacing between subfigures on 2 different lines?

I'm trying to get 8 subfigures to stack on 2 lines so they match up vertically on the page. However, the top line seems evenly spaced across the page and the bottom line is evenly spaced but the gap ...
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Vertical alignment of fonts of different size on same line in ConTeXt

Given a document like this \starttext \setupbodyfont[palatino,8pt] small \setupbodyfont[palatino,12pt] normal \setupbodyfont[palatino,16pt] big \stoptext how would I center those words vertically?
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\hrule after descenders

I'm trying to redo my CV in latex, and I'm running into a minor issue with the placement of \hrule. I define a category environment for each section via \newenvironment{category}[1] {% ...
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Placing text between horizontal lines generated by \rule: equispacing

How to fix the vertical spacing between the text and the lines? In the following MWE the vertical space between the text and the line below it is much greater than the vertical space between the text ...
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Subcaption: Adjust vertical position of three images inside multirow

I want to put three images in a figure. Two shall be above each other on the right. The third one shall be on the left. The left picture shall be vertically centered. I tried several approaches using ...
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Subcaption: Vertical alignment of two images of different vertical size

I want to place two images of different size next to each other. Both shall have individual subcaptions. Everything works fine. My only question is: how can I center the smaller image vertically with ...
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Add image, after long space in begin environment [Title changeable]

MWE \documentclass[a4paper,twocolumn,12pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[turkish]{babel} \usepackage[listings,skins,breakable]{tcolorbox} ...
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Align text and image in table

My table looks like this: The left column will contain words, like it is now, and in the right column I want to add these small pictures (some are a bit bigger than this one) in every row. I have ...
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Vertically align text to graphic

At first this might look like a duplicate, but I couldn't find any solution, although I tried various (combinations of) vspace, minipage and box-commands. Situation: I have some pictures (all have ...
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Vertical alignment of tikz matrix and tree

I want to display a table as a tikz matrix next to a tikz tree in the same figure environment. Using the baseline option in every tikzpicture worked to align both pictures on the top for the case with ...
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Titlepage and vertical space

I need to reduce the vertical space up the title of the only front page. I'm using the book class and specifically the titlepage enviroment. \vspace{-2.0cm} doesn't work... Any suggestion?
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Adding words centered above other words with TikZ v2 [closed]

EDIT: Please vote to close this question as "Unclear what you're asking". My problem and my understanding of it have developed in such a way that this question is now too messy. I have opened the new ...
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IEEEtran Tabular Won't Fit Into 0.7in Margin

Using IEEEtran, I am trying to combine two tabulars in a single double-width table* environment. (This is the only way I could figure out to correctly order the tables in the paper, otherwise LaTeX ...
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Fixing the vertical position of subscripts

When I write $\chi_V$ the subscript outputs too high for my taste. Is there a way I can set the vertical position of subscripts for the whole document? Many thanks
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The beginning of the page to add a logo similar thing

As seen in the above image, there is a picture of the same size in eps format. I've set the page margins, according to the eps file. This picture is an example only. I want to use this file at the ...
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How to center an arrow between two images from circuitkz?

Searching the issue I only found answers for pictures... I would like to shift these arrows here: Here I would like to shift not only the arrow but the equation too. Is it possible? Here both ...
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Trouble with nested matrices

I have tried repeatedly to google for the solution to this problem. I have a matrix that looks like this. But I want it to look like this. Notice how the B, C, D and E are "very tightly centered" ...
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Remove vertical space before and after align with enumerate / make multicols align to the top

MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[top=3cm,bottom=3cm,left=3.2cm,right=3.2cm,headsep=10pt,a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb,amsthm} \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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Table of contents in multicol alignment problem

In my report I'd like to have a short table of contents, thus I printed it with multicol in two columns to safe space. But the alignment on the top is like in the picture. I'd more prefer it if the ...
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Make table 100 percent in width and add solid vertical divider

Problem: Making the table 100% in width and adding vertical lines only for letters A-K. Minimal working example (MWE): \begin{table}[htp] \centering \footnotesize\setlength{\tabcolsep}{2.5pt} ...
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Latex table centering

I'm wondering how could I center text in table vertically and horizontally? I've seen several manuals and answred questions, but there are many way to create a table and as I'm a begginer in Tex I ...
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Vertical alignment of a tabularx cell

I have a tabularx table with: a variable width column X on the left a cell with a nested tabular table on the right Like so: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ | X | c | } \lipsum[1-1] & ...
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Too much spacing of the paragraph before a long equation in Align environment

I am typing my paper and I get a very awkward page before an Align environment which contains a long equation (there are too much spacing in the first page, the second page contains only that long ...
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How to align text and picture horizontally and vertically?

I'd like to align text and a picture horizontally as well as vertically, based on the text area. So far I have tried using TikZ. I managed to get the effect alignment of the items in either direction, ...
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vertical alignment of paragraphs in separate paragraphs of text

Writing text in two-column format and I would like the lines of text to agree between both columns. Right now I use 12 point font on both sides, but the equations on one side are larger than on the ...
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Redefined abstract environment aligned incorrectly

In order to prevent the abstract environment from resetting the page numbering, I have redefined the environment as follows \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{report} \makeatletter ...
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How to align a paragraph exactly from the top of page, not from the bottom of last paragraph?

\documentclass{book} \usepackage[showframe,nohead]{geometry} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{epigraph} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setdefaultlanguage{english} \setotherlanguage{german} ...
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Vertically centering two separate paragraphs, why these spaces are not equal?

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[showframe,nohead]{geometry} \usepackage{fontspec} \topskip0pt \begin{document} foo \vspace*{\fill} bar \vspace*{\fill} \end{document} Second vertical ...
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Another problem updating flavour of linux (2)

I have several books made with Tex (pdf made with XeLaTeX) and I have encountered a problem updating my software. Currently I have installed texlive-full + kile. The distribution used is Debian 7. I ...
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Figure centered (horizontally and vertically) + subsection on same page

I want to center my figure (horizontally and vertically). I have a subesction that I want to keep on the same page (at the top), but it is "pushed" on the next page. I am using the following code: ...