{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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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. ...
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How to set different alignment for Name/Title in ModernCV?

I'm trying to write my CV using ModernCV template. As you see in the picture below, the Name/Title section at the left-top of the first page in this template is bottom-aligned to the personal ...
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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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Wrong padding when using 'm' column in table with `\lipsum`

I'm having some troubles with the 'm' column type in my tables. For some reason when using the m column type the content is offset bit to the top causing the top padding to be reduced and the bottom ...
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Vertical Alignment issue at random places in JCST Journal

I am currently, writing a paper for JCST journal and facing following problem. I have tried almost all possible solutions to fix it but all in vain. Here is the MWE ...
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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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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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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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Vertical alignment when title is empty in beamer template

I'm using a customized template for Beamer. Among other things, I have completely rewritten the headline template. However, when I use a frame without title, the vertical alignment is not the same as ...
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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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Align a picture partly outside a cell

I have this code: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{longtable,tabularx,ltxtable} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{multirow} ...
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How do I vertically align a theorem environment at the top?

The following code renders the picture below. \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{book} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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Positioning of text and table always at the bottom of a page

I need to align some content (text/tables) always at the bottom of a page. In between there is a tableofcontents - this is obvisouly of relative length. That's why I cannot use absolute distance with ...
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\qed vertical alignment in Beamer

I am using beamer for some presentation and when I end the proof with a multi-line equation, I cannot set the positition the \qed symbol at the end of the last equation line. ...
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TikZ: force two pictures to use the same baseline/frame of reference

I have two TikZ automata I would like to place side-by-side: However, I would prefer the 'start' nodes to be aligned vertically on the page. This happens automatically if I add help lines large ...
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Possible to vertically shift baseline without using a box?

I would like to adjust the relative vertical alignment (baseline) of stretches of text; I'm aware of \lower, \raise and \raisebox, but as far as I can see those commands require / represent boxes and, ...
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reledmac: in double-spaced document, single-spaced two-col footnotes not aligned

In a double-spaced document with two-column single-spaced footnotes in the reledmac environment (using this solution), the lines across the footnote columns don't line up vertically. This issue ...
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Why is trivlist used in center, theorem and other environments?

I've noticed that the trivlist environment is used in the AMS Theorem package and in the definition of the center environment. For example: \def\center{\trivlist \centering\item\relax} ...
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Left aligning centered equations

I have set of equations which I would like to just assign one number to. The equations should be aligned at the center of the page. The problem is that I would like all equations to begin at the same ...
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thmtools and mdframed (vertical space)

I dont know why I dont get the two examples closer together. How can I achieve a spacing of 0mm between the two Examples? %!TEX TS-program = XeLaTeX %!TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode % DEFINITIONS ...
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How to place two boxes on the same line?

I need to place two different boxes on the same line with the word 'and' separating them, if anyone could help it would be much appreciated, thanks. Something like this:
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Vertical space command which is between \intertext and \shortintertext

Is there a way to define a command like \notsoshortintertext with two parameters to define the vertical space before and after it? The problem I have is that \intertext is to wide on a specific page ...
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Baseline of aligned equation

How can I fix the alignment of this equation? \[\aligned A = \aligned \Bigg( &a \\ &b \\ &c \Bigg) \endaligned dt \endaligned \] Current output: Desired output: I know I can ...
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Extra space around nodes in forest multiline mode

In multiline mode (align=center) in forest, there is extra vertical space around the node. The first tree below is not in multiline mode. The second is in multiline mode, and there is extra space ...
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TikZ Circle/Ellipse Around Text

I'm making a multiple choice question and answer. How do I make an appropriate shape (probably an ellipse, oval, or rectangle in this case) around the correct answer without messing with the text ...
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vertical space after \hrulefill

I use the following as a title for my draft document: \documentclass[12pt]{article} % Various packages \begin{document} %%% Title \begin{center} \hrulefill\\ \textit{\bfseries \Huge The name of ...
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Beamer: Footnote vertical align problem

The usual trick to get rid of the Beamer navigation symbols and replace them only by a page number is to use % Make footline contain only page/pages \setbeamertemplate{footline}[page number]{} ...
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Vertical alignment in new macro

I have the following macro: \newcommand{\mycommand}[4]{ \begin{tabbing} \hspace{2cm} \= \kill \textbf{#1} \> {#3} \\ \textbf{#2} \> ...
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chemfig formula in table - vertical alignment

I want to create numbered chemical formula via chemfig environment. MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,fleqn,leqno]{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage{tikz,tikz-3dplot,graphicx} ...
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Aligning matrices

Sorry if this might be a very banal question. I am fairly new to LaTeX and I am having issues with matrices alignment. I am trying to achieve pretty much what is shown in this picture, I have tried ...
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Problem with centering header in pgfplots table

I followed some of the posts that deals with centering of the headers in the pgfplots table, line that found here, however, I still cannot seem to be able to center the headers over the number in the ...
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How to align something to the paper diagonal

I drew a very large proof tree using bussproofs. Now, it does not fit on the page in either horizontal or vertical alignment, but it would fit on the page if I could align it to the diagonal of the ...
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vertically align cell in table that includes minipages

In the following table (code included below), how can I vertically center the text RowName1? (note that each bulleted list must be within a minipage environment). Code: ...
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Multirow vertical aligment issue

I am having issues with creating my table with multirow. Vertical aligment is not centered properly (letters are more at "top"). I think that is caused by "hline". When I use "toprule, midrule,.." ...
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How to place amsmath equations at top of page ignoring \topskip?

I need every amsmath equation to place at the top of the page. So I use \noindent to do that. Everything is fine except equation+split environment. Than formula is placed a bit higher (by ...
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How to align two side by side equations at the top?

\begin{equation*} \begin{array}{ll@{}ll} \text{minimize} & \|Ax-b\|_\infty &\\ \end{array} \quad \begin{array}{ll@{}ll} \text{minimize} & t &\\ \text{subject to} & Ax-b \preceq ...
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Flushleft align text in in align environment

I wanted to flushleft align the text in my align environment. Basically, I wanted to get this effect: Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb,amsthm, bm} ...
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How to decrease vertical whitespace before and after an equation

I want to decrease the vertical space before and after an equation. But the effect should not be global! So I just want to change a the vertical space of a part of my equations. Here is an example of ...
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Common caption below vertically centered figure and table

I want to extend the answer from Table and Figure side-by-side with Table caption above, Figure caption below by making a common caption beneath the vertically centered image and table instead of ...
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Blocks alignment

I'm new with LaTeX, so to start I've downloaded a template of CV. I want to do a newline in the left block, but the result that i obtain is this: As you can see the two blocks are no more ...
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\begin{language} causes unwanted vertical space e.g. in tabular

The \begin{language} environment in polyglossia seems to create an extra vertical space which misaligns text, for example in a table. Here is an example. I have tabular with 2 columns of type p{} , ...
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Absolute value size! (\lvert doesn't scale) [duplicate]

Everyone seems to ask about this and the usual solution seems to be to use \lvert and \rvert with the amsmath package, but that doesn't work for me either. example: f_{3,2} = ...
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Vertical align text next to image in rhead without influencing the positioning of lhead

I try to vertical align a text next to an image in a fancyhdr environment. This is my LaTeX code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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vocalised arabic changes baselines in tabular environment

Using polyglossia I often set an Arabic text opposite and English text, and I want the baselines to match vertically within a tabular environment. Sometimes the Arabic text is vocalised, and ...
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How can I make wrapped figure float at bottom of page?

I have a wrapped figure and I want to make it float the bottom of the page (like one can do with the figure environment). Using wrapfigure I can choose left or right {l}({L}) or right {r}({R}), but ...
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Align beamer slides with frame breaks

As addressed in First slide of references in beamer starts one line further down, a bibliography across several slides is not vertically aligned from the first slide to the next. In that case, it ...