{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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Nodes on arrows not aligned nicely

I've written the LaTeX for an automaton that looks like this: As you can see, the 'b' on the arrow from q1 to q3 is positioned lower than the 'a, b, c' on the arrow from q3 to q2. Also, the 'b' ...
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How to balance last page of a LaTeX document?

I am trying to balance the last page of my LaTeX document, i.e. a conference paper. I am using the flushend package to do it. All of it goes well except for the last line. The columns are balanced but ...
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Reposition Text around Images

So I'm trying to work on a visual layout for a kind of Xmas card. The idea is to have a pictures in the upper left and lower right corners with the family name and date centered in the upper right ...
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Align first line in tikz picture with surrounding text

I would like to align the baseline of the first row of the tikzpicture with the baseline of the surrounding text to get something like Let A → B be a function from A to B a → f(a) but at the ...
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Change row vertical alignment in a table

I am trying to produce a table that changes the vertical alignment of the cells for different rows. At the moment I have set up my table so that all the columns are middle and center aligned. However, ...
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Aligning several forest trees in centered way

I want to align three trees in the way shown in the following figure: What I have now is the following code: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{forest} \forestset{ tag/.style={for ...
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Vertical aligment of dinglist inside table cell with `parskip`

Why is the list text so close to the top line of the cell in some lists? I know it's a problem with the parskip package. I can solve this by adding this strut in every cell before the text ...
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Alignment issues due to vspace and hfill

Facing issues with alignment (the 3 and 4 are out of alignment), I suspect it has to do with the vspace and hfill issue. Please assist. \begin{enumerate}[\textbf{(\roman*)}] \item Using a scale of 1 ...
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Aligning stackrel signs beneath each other using split

I'm typesetting a proof by induction using split to align equality signs precisely beneath each other. One of the signs should have 'IH' on top of it to indicate that the induction hypothesis has been ...
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aligning several trees to the baseline

I want to have the following trees aligned to the baseline. There is a problem which is probably due to the "g" in some of the trees. How do I get these trees aligned? I tried \strut, but this somehow ...
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“Vertical array” inside multicols? Translation problem

I am using a 2-column {multicols}{2} environment for a translation of a text. On the left column is language A and on the right column is language B. Now my text has some rules which are indented ...
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How can I name a label node?

I have recently discovered the possibility to adjust the baseline of a tikzpicture via the baseline=... key. However, this requires the node at which the baseline should be oriented to have a proper ...
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arranging the arrows in align environment

I have the following code and I dont know how to align the two horizontal \Longleftrightarrows vertically higher than they are now. Ideally they need to be only vertically moved a bit up so that one ...
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Custom environment for second-level items not vertically aligning properly

While writing a document with lots of enumerate environments, I wanted to add a little subset, 1. So the item is here — and the inset is here Which I did pretty easily. However, when I ...
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Centering a table in a figure environment

I have the following code which I am trying to use to show the image of the lo shu magic square being translated into its numeric magic square equivalent: \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering ...
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Read graphics dimensions

I'm putting sets of graphics (i.e. figures and graphs) aligned in sets of rows using caption and subcaption packages. As figures and graphs doesn't have same with/height ratio the captions in rows are ...
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Aligning three columns differently; with images, manually broken and wrap-around text

I am trying to create a situation with three columns from left to right: one with an image top-edge aligned to the top of the center column and the left of itself; one with wrap-around text having ...
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adjust vertical space between horizontal line of the radix in denominator and the horizontal line of the fraction [closed]

Even in display math I guess that there is too little space between the top horizontal line of the radix symbol and the horizontal line of a \frac. How can I control that vertical space? I have a ...
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\vspace is swallowing my column

I am using \vspace*{1cm} in my table.. Unfortunately, the column seems to have dissapeared at the location where I am placing my /vscpace.. See the picture \multirow{3}{*}{Rayleigh } & ...
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Align the top of two tables horizontally (side-by-side with minipage)

I'm using \minipage to put two tables side by side. But when the two tables are not of equal length, the shorter of the two is vertically centered with respect to the other. I would like both tables ...
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Positioning of numbers in gb4e.sty examples

I'm planning to use the following numbered examples in a document (see example below). I would like the number to be at the top of the example, but for the ones with diagrams it ends up in the middle. ...
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Vertical alignment in multicols environment with figures

I have the following lines: \documentclass[a4paper,landscape,12pt,oneside]{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{multicol,lipsum} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to write text vertically right/ left to the margin to the whole document? [duplicate]

I want to write text vertically right/ left to the margin to the whole document. A sample figure is shown below. Is there any way to do this? Please suggest.
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Inconsistent Vertical Spacing Using Multicol

I've been getting random vertical spaces between paragraphs using multicol. Oddly enough, if I change the margins to 1cm I get perfect spacing. The problem gets worse if I attempt to add an asterisk ...
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Eliminate distance from phantom node in forest

Ignasi's answer to Forest trees on the same line shows how to effectively draw two trees in the same forest environment using the phantom trick noted in the forest documentation. Doing this, however, ...
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Wrong bottom-alignment of rows of two independent tables, where the last row contains a nested table

I wanted to create a page, where I put some information in the left and some on the right side at the bottom of the page. The bottom lines of the minipages are supposed to be aligned as kind of an ...
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top alignment of table in table

I have a small :) problem with latex. I wanted to put an enumeration into a tabular, but this didn't work. Than I worked on a workaround ending up with the following code. My Problem: The cells are ...
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Problem with tikz external library and chemfig - fatal error in external image

I have a document with a lot of diagrams created with PGFPlots and want to externalize those. All other tikz snippets should not get externalized. I achieve this by setting \tikzset{external/only ...
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Alignment of equations that contain Feynman diagrams

I want to insert a Feynman diagram into an equation, but when I do so, I find that the Feynman diagram and the rest of the equation are awkwardly aligned. The picture should make it pretty clear what ...
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How to have several overleftarrows of same height and length

I want to put arrows on top of various pieces of several formulas but I want the arrows to be of the same size and height. What is a good solution? For example consider \overleftarrow{x} \quad ...
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Align text in equation

\begin{align*} \text{min } \mu \ \\ \text{s.t. } P^t(X) &\le y_t,\ (\forall t \in T)\\ \sum_{t \in M_k} y_t &\le \mu , \ 0 \leq k \leq k_{max}\ & \\ ...
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Align table by dot - Not with siunitx

I'm trying to align numbers in a table by the dots. I know of one method using the siunitx package. But I can't load the package. siunitx error: "incompatible-package"! Package 'SIunits' ...
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aligning and logo shape in moderncv

How can I align the logos and the elements on their right side? Another, and more important, problem that I face has to do their shape. As soon as I close TeXworks and try to open the pdf document I ...
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Vertical Alignment or Centering

\begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline & \multicolumn{2}{c|}{Demand} & \multicolumn{1}{|c|}{} & \multicolumn{1}{c|}{} \\ \cline{2-3} AAA& Group 1 & Group 2 &BBB & CCC \\ ...
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Separate page vertically at variable height

Other Explanation: This is a template at mark #1 there is an table inserted and at mark #3 some text. The text and table which are inserted are of different size for each dataset. Normally both fit ...
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Stretching a framebox over the whole page

Does anyone know how to stretch a (framed) box down to the end of the page? In effect something like \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} sometext ...
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longtable Alignment

I'm using a long table with image and lots of text. The alignment of it is wrong for me. I'd like to know how to make the text start on top of the box, near the line. Here is my code for the longtable ...
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How to vertically align an image in a beamer column?

How can I vertically align the content of a beamer column? In the following example, I want the rule in the second column to be centered vertically. I could use \begin{columns}[c], but that would ...
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Alignment of numbers in table with wide columns

I have a table with numbers which get aligned using the S column type from siunitx. Some numbers are put into \multirow and with the \tablenum macro the alignment works perfectly as long as the ...
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Equation and image aligned on beamer slide

I'm trying to make a beamer slide which has some matrix equations and an image lined up with each other. Here is my attempt: \begin{frame}\frametitle{Transportation polytope constraints} A ...
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How To Make a Special Position Environment in LaTeX?

So I must admit I am way out of my depth and have no idea what I'm doing. I apologize in advance for a long and complicated question. I'm trying to build this output: Which I have successfully ...
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How to top center a picture in a table cell?

Hello I'm very new to LaTeX, and how it works. I want to make a table with 6 columns and x amount of rows. \section*{\centerline {Counter-Strike: Global Offensive}} Her finder du information om de ...
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Beamer: vertically centered slide content

I am trying to make a slideshow for a quiz. In between rounds, I want to put a blank slide with just the title of that round, vertically centered. The title slide should also be vertically centered. ...
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Aligning text vertically relative to other subfigures with subcaption

I want to add vertical (rotated) text at the beginning of a row of subfigures using the subcaption package. My solution right now is to create a separate subfigure: \documentclass{article} ...
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Rounded corner box in itemized environment

Here is the MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \newcommand{\rbox}[1]{ \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] \node[rounded corners=3pt, draw]{#1}; ...
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Book-style page filling in article documentclass?

Simple question. I feel like it should have a simple answer but I can't find anything. The documentclass book (and default multicols) stretches content so that it fills the page. Now, I want to use ...
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Increase LaTeX table row height

How to increase the height of the rows in a LaTeX table?
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longtable sometimes starts new page when we are near the top of the page

Most of the time longtable does exactly what is required, but sometimes it starts a new page when it is near the top of the page and there is plenty of space for the entire table on the current page. ...
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Tikz nodes with `fit=(top)(bottom)` slightly missized

I like to create textboxes via TikZ. I start with that flexible example. And, Yes :) I do create texboxes. Here it is. But I still have two problems.. Q1 I use fit to create light gray ...
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center align equation

I try to align a multiline equation, but im getting a large space. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{mathtools} \begin{document} \begin{align} AAAAAA &\, yyyyy ...