{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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Aligning TikZ graphic vertically to neighbor in multicol

For my documentation of a blocks world problem in Prolog, I'd like to show the example code (using the listing package) next to the real world equivalent, which I made using TikZ. For this I used the ...
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Customizing \maketitle output with \minipage's inside \titlehead => Alignment problems

I am trying to customize the title of my scrreprt class document. The \titlehead looks like this (basically, three 'columns' created with three instances of \minipage): \titlehead{ \large ...
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Include centered full page figure with no margins

I have a big figure that takes up a full page. I'd like to include it in my latex document on a separate page, centered horizontally and vertically. I managed to put it on a separate page (or it is ...
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Text block near image

I'm creating a photo address book for the community. Near the photo there are 3 text blocks 1. Names, 2. Address/phone/email and 3. native place). I want each of this blocks to be at top, center and ...
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Center image in landscape mode

I've used the \usepackage{pdflscape} instruction and the following code for inserting an image in a landscape oriented page. \begin{landscape} \begin{figure}[p!] \centering ...
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Correctly align vertical text on a baseline in pgfplots

I'm proud to announce that I have a large number of PGFplots in my document. But ... I have a small problem with the vertical alignment of text throughout my plots. What's the easiest way to align ...
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Why can I not vertically align the text in the 3rd table column?

I'm trying to make a table which lists some math functions. I've been searching the net on how to center the equations in the cells both vertically and horizontally. And I think I've found an answer ...
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Why is picture and matrix not drawn at the same height

I'm trying to put a adjacency matrix beneath a graph using subfloat. The graph is drawn with tikz. No matter what I do, the matrix is put below the graph as shown here: The code is here: ...
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Preventing newline from left column from forcing a newline in the right column

I'm writing a CV in LaTeX, and got started with the sample called Writing a CV in LaTeX. I'm trying to modify it so that a newline in the left column does not force a newline in the right column. ...
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How to left align any LaTeX code? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to move the whole block of {align*} to the left? How can I make this simple code to appear left aligned? \begin{align} \frac{cos2A}{1-sin2A}=cot(45^o-A) \end{align} ...
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Aligning subfigures both horizontally and vertically with memoir

I'm trying to place 4 subfigures of different sizes aligned. Here the box-k.pdf files contain boxes with marks at the midsides. The result has box-1 and box-3 aligned at the left margin, not centered ...
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Sideways text with rule as table label

I've been trying to achieve the following vertical sidebar effect in LaTeX for my resume, but turns out it's far more difficult than I thought (created easily in InDesign): I've tried everything ...
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Vertically center \makebox

Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor,hyperref} \makeatletter \def\Fld@bordercolor{0 0 0} % this works. \makeatletter \begin{document} \begin{Form} \setlength\unitlength{1cm} ...
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Multilines aligned to describe a set notation

I'm trying to write a set notation in multiple lines, for example: This is my code to get it. \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ... \begin{align*} Lookup &= \{\, \langle C, A.m, B.m ...
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\vspace after \vfill ignored

\vfill Text first line \vspace{1cm} Text second line \cleardoublepage The \vspace is unfortunately ignored by LaTeX: The resulting document has no vertical space added between the two lines. Why is ...
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Align text and logo

I'm trying to find a way to place a logo at the top left of the page, with at the same height and right aligned my information (eg name, adress). The rest of the text has to be placed below that. I ...
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Align text in minipage at same height

I need to put some text at the same height in my page, and I'm trying to do it with a minipage, but I'm not able to do it since they get centre-aligned. This is the LaTeX for the figure I've ...
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how to align item bullet to the top of the table in the item

Consider the following example: \section{abc} \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{tabu}[t]{c|c} \hline $p$ & $p \oplus p$ \\ \hline T & F \\ F ...
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LaTeX advanced use of subcaption package

I am trying to create a figure with subfigures aligned both horizontally and vertically in the same figure to explain this better i attached a primitive drawing. The labels are not of importance in ...
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How to keep the vertical position of pictures in a presentation

I like to have the pictures in the following presentation each on the same position. Unfortunately the position changes after the second slide. How to keep the (vertical) position? Pictures are all ...
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Beamer: column alignment with tikzpicture inside

I am having trouble with using columns in Beamer class. For some reason, I have to display a plot in the left column, then replacing it with another plot to display additional data on it (I can not ...
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beamer: How to align images in separate columns?

Here is a snippet of a beamer frame which is divided in three top-aligned columns. Each column contains: some top text an image some bottom text The problem is: because "some top text" in ...
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Safeguard against image alignments [closed]

Images in dictionary appear under the headword. I would like to control the behaviour of the placing with few rules. Controling of the placement should prevent undesired alignment that causes for ...
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Chemfig: how to write vertically?

I am trying to create a reaction scheme using chemfig. I can not understand though how to have text written vertically. Say my set of reaction A+B -> AB, A+C ->AC If I start writing \startscheme ...
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how to align the following in a table?

I am trying to have the cell on the left be aligned with the three cells on the right, so that they all start at the same height: \begin{tabular}{lp{2.5in}} ...
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Vertical align a marginpar with the first line of a paragraph [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Align marginpar with beginning of paragraph Is there a way to vertical align a marginpar with the first line of a paragraph, instead of the last?
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Why isn't a zero-width box in math mode aligned on the baseline?

I'd like to move equation labels into the margin for an article I'm working on, and the answers in Theorem Name/Numbering in Margin accomplish exactly what I'm looking for. Here is a small example: ...
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Difficulty with lineup of inner table inside a table cell

I need to create a table with 1 row and 2 columns where the first cell has an inner table and the second a photo where I specify the width and let the system take care of the height. My difficulty is ...
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Table rowspan and colspan

I need to create similar table using LaTeX: I have tried to use \tabular and \multicolumn, but every time I get something wrong. I want: Fixed width columns and fixed height rows; Centered cells ...
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Errors thrown when using (custom) thermodynamic states in chemmacros's reactions environment

An argument error is thrown when I attempt to use thermodynamic states (as well as custom state variables via \DeclareChemState) in chemmacros's reactions environment. The MWE provided at the end of ...
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nested equations numbering

Is there a way of playing with align, alignat, numcases etc environments that produces aligned and numbered equations which look like this : Blahblah text before equations : A = B \iff C = D ...
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Put the \encl at the bottom of the page (lettre class)

Using the lettre document class, I want to place the enclosures automatically at the bottom of the page, like this : This is the default behavior : This is the code I used to get the first ...
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Using a table: alignment issues and cell labels

I'm using tables with the tabular environment, with cells containing tikzpicture. I would like to center the contents of the cells both vertically and horizontally, and have little labels in the top ...
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Flushbottom columns when \parskip has no stretchable glue

In the following example, the columns on page 1 and 3 "sit" perfectly on the frame, while on page 2 (with the large float) the columns end a bit above the frame. Does anyone have an idea what I could ...
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Hyperlinks Vertical Alignment Inside tabulary

When trying to create a table using tabulary as: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{tabulary} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{tabulary}{6in}{rCJ} ...
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Aligning in the aligned equations in widetext

I have expressions that I'd like to have aligned so that the first letters are aligned, but that the whole thing is still in center. I have this: ...
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How to draw hierarchical boxes with vertical lines of sight? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Creating a node fitting the horizontal width of two other nodes I would like to draw a hierarchy of boxes where the borders of the boxes are vertically in the same line ...
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How to put a list and an equation side by side

I'd like to get a list and an equation side by side so that I fill the page width better for aesthetic reasons, I've tried the following but doesn't compile: \begin{tabular}{cc} Known values: ...
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Change part of table column size

I would like to know if there is a way, that I can resize part of a column, while keeping the rest the same size. Such that I would get this: Column ___| ___| ___| _______| _______| _______| I ...
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Table with two columns aligned, one not aligned

I'm trying to make a table with three columns, the first two being aligned on a row-by-row basis (the usual way) but with the third column only aligning with the first two at the top. Here's what ...
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A line of text with proper positioning but consuming no space?

Welcome to part 4 in a series of questions about me trying to improve my crazy layout! I'm using tabu to create a table with a central heading, and two small blocks of text on the left and right ...
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Specify alignment per column in align equation

Using the following mwe i have not yet found a way to align the formulas correctly. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools} % extends amsmath and fixes some of its quirks ...
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Aligned equations

I want to have aligned equations going vertically down a page. How do I get this style? Instead of the following: \[ x_1 + x_2 + x_3 x_2 + x_4 + x_5 \] What how should I do this?
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Alignment of nodes and scopes in tikz matrix?

I am trying to fix the positions of the arrows of the following diagram without much success. I would like the arrows to be centered (both horizontally and vertically) in the matrix cell no matter ...
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Multicols: use all vertical space before moving to a new column [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I force TeX to completely use the 1st column? I am using a three-columns template to create cheat sheets: \begin{multicols}{3} ... \end{multicols} When there ...
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Vertically align the tops of matrices in an equation

The following matrix equation looks great: \begin{align*} \overset{A}{\left[\begin{matrix}t_{1}&1\\ \vdots&\vdots\\ t_{n}&1 \end{matrix}\right]} \overset{x}{\left[\begin{matrix} ...
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Small text in table does not recalculate line spacing

I'm using tabu to create a table that has a couple multi-line cells (the m style). However, when I set the line spacing outside the table, it seems that the space between lines is not recalculated in ...
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Vertical and horizontal alignment with tabu package

Another question led me to use tabu for the purpose of fitting one column to its content while allowing the others to stretch equally. This is my current code: \documentclass{article} ...
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alignment mark inside box can't be seen from outside this box

I didn't really know how to write the title, hope it's clear enough (I'm willing to change it if anyone suggests anything better). My problem is the following: I want to align different items with ...
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Parcolumns: Matching height of two adjacent columns

I am using parcolumns package for my resume. I have following section in it: The LaTeX code corresponding to this section is as follows: \begin{parcolumns}[nofirstindent, ...