{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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Different vertical alignment with multirow

I have longtable with multirow: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{makecell,array} \begin{document} { ...
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Multicol: why do columns not align properly?

The following code does not align the contents of the two columns do not align properly; in particular, the content of the left column is a bit lower on the page than the content of the right column. ...
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Alignment of images in \minipage environment

I have a problem with \minipage alignment: I want to place two images side by side with a top alignment, so I used this code: \begin{figure}[!h] \begin{minipage}[t]{0.5\linewidth} ...
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vertically center text in a table

I've got the following table: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{rotating} \usepackage[ lmargin=1.0in, rmargin=1.0in, tmargin=2.0cm, bmargin=2.0cm ]{geometry} ...
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Bottom-aligning columns with tikzposter

I am using the tikzposter class to create a poster and have three columns extending almost to the bottom of the page. I would like to stretch the space in between blocks so that the bottoms of the ...
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\vfill throws my boxed text at the end and cannot be read

I'm trying to place a boxed text at the end of the page, but \vfill sends my box out of the page. There is another command that can do the same but in the way I need it? This is my code: ...
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How to prevent the paragraphs to spread out over the page?

I have a problem. I have several large equations within the text. And when LaTeX does not manage to put the equation on the same page and moves it to the next one, he spreads the paragraphs of the ...
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Problems with two sided print in Latex [duplicate]

I am trying to enable even and odd margins in latex. When I use \documentclass[12pt, twoside]{report}, the structure of report becomes very bad. I am attaching a screenshot of a page. There is ...
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Alignment of toc in beamer class

I have some problems with vertical alignment of toc in beamer class related to this question. The answer works for me, but i would like to center the toc and decrease the horizontal space between ...
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How can I change the vertical alignment of a rotated deluxe table?

I am working in AASTeX using the deluxetable package. I have a deluxe table spanning several pages which I have rotated (using \rotate) to the landscape orientation, but the right edge of the table is ...
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Improve inline xymatrix/tikzcd?

When I was typesetting commutative diagrams, I always put my \xymatrix or tikzcd in displaymath: For a long time I believed that this is the only way to do so. However, about last month, I saw ...
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Matrix row alignment on two sides of an equation, with rules

I have the following code to generate a matrix equation, on the LHS matrix, a couple of rules are added, that causes the RHS corresponding rows misaligned (vertically). How do I adjust subtle vspace ...
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Centering mutirow text in a table whose cells contain several lines of text

I'd appreciate advise in centering a multirow text. In the MWE below the multirow text "spring" is NOT centered over the three rows that it spans. ...
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Parcolumns: Unbalanced Columns

I'm using parcolumns to help design a resume but it's giving me some trouble by adding lots of extra space in the left and right columns. Code (compile with XeLaTeX): \documentclass[10pt]{article} ...
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Problem aligning multiple pgfplots due to different axis label sizes

I have two plots that comes back to back in my paper. One of these plots is generated from 1000 data samples while the other one from 320. The problem that I'm, facing right now, is that plots are ...
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title chapter in middle of page latex

I try to put title of my chapter in middle of page, so google it and i finish with this, \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\normalfont\huge\bfseries\centering}{\chaptertitlename\ ...
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Vertical alignment of text in a table

I have two images in two different column in a table and in the third table i want to have a text, ideally as a list, but when i write the text it begins at the last row and goes down from there, i ...
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Setting the vertical distance in \overline

I want to overline a piece of text, but the line is too close to the number, which is not nice, so I want to add some kind of padding between the overline and the text. This is what I've made up so ...
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Using \parbox in Beamer has unwanted effects

I want to change from an itemized list on one slide to an image on the next slide. I tried this with a \parbox with overlay specifications. It works ok when the inner position of the parbox is set to ...
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Aligning text in title between pictures

I need help with aligning text in my simple custom title page. I wish to have title text and some additional text below centered horizontally between two logos. It would be nice if the logos would be ...
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Tabulary = bad vertical alignment?

I am trying to make a table and I am using the tabulary package to have nice column widths. But here the 2nd and 3rd column values are top aligned while I would want them to be vertically centered. ...
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Latex centering figures and tables when alone on a page

I have 4 tables that need to follow each other (they are in the appendix). Two fit on a single page together but there is plenty of space left (thought not enough for another table). I would like to ...
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Vertical alignment of “nobeforeafter” tcolorbox

Is there a way to vertically center the little tcolorboxes ? \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[skins]{tcolorbox} \begin{document} \newtcbox{\LittleBox}[1][]{enhanced,nobeforeafter,#1}% ...
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Vertically center rule on a page

More precisely, I want to get a 18 × 26 cm² landscape box with a rule at the middle. Combining the crop package and this code I got: \documentclass{article} ...
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single table cell out of vertical alignment

Having been guided by the wisdom of those more experienced than me, I have been using this answer to my previous question to change all my tables into ones that look better using booktabs. One of my ...
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Split environment not vertically centering equation number

I'm trying to compile the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \newcommand{\invexpsqrt}[1]{{#1}^{- \tfrac{1}{2}}} \begin{document} \begin{align} \begin{split} \rho_{out} ...
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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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Figure placed on a separate page is centered and not on top

I have multiple figures placed in my document (all of which are using [htbp], [ht] etc. and are placed correctly). The last figure receives a separate page (which is alright) but it's centered on this ...
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TikZ graph not aligning

I am having two issues with TikZ pictures. I have three graphs side by side, and I am having issues, but only with some of them, which is very odd. First the x-axis is going out of alignment (some ...
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Alternative to aligned environment for enumerate

I'm using the aligned environment within an itemize environment. I need the aligned environment so the label for the \item will be on the same line as the equation. For example: \begin{enumerate} ...
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Making an array in the Table

So we have an Table and there is an array which we wish to have it in the Table: Here is the code \documentclass[onecolumn,amsmath,amssymb,nofootinbib,superscriptaddress,floatfix]{revtex4} ...
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Remove vertical lines in the table unsuccessfully

I have created this Table: via the LaTex source code: \documentclass[onecolumn,amsmath,amssymb,nofootinbib,superscriptaddress,floatfix]{revtex4} \begin{document} \begin{table}[!h] ...
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How to center image in 2 column tabular when one side is Verbatim?

I am having hard time finding the correct way to typeset this: I need to have code as verbatim on one side of the page, and show the output (an image) on the right side of the page. I have tried ...
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Alignment of subscripts inside and outside parentheses

$(X^n_i)_i$ This piece of code produces output where the inner i is placed at a lower height than the outer i. Is there a graceful way to place both i's at the same height?
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How to vertically align column members

How to make this all members of the last column get aligned vertically to top please? \documentclass[french]{beamer} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{array} ...
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Centering a tag on an align environment

I want to create a list of two items, labeled (1) and (2), with a $\star$ tagged to the left, and centered vertically in between the (1) and (2). If I use the following: \begin{align*}\tag{$\star$} ...
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Break page in \valign

Let's say I have a \valign like: \parindent=0pt \tabskip=\baselineskip \valign{& \hsize=.5\hsize\raggedright #\crcr Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod ...
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How to prevent the opening curly brace from going out over the top equation?

Constraints: I have to use top aligned aligned to let the baseline of the top equation be aligned with the enumerate label. Issues: The curly brace goes beyond the top equation so it does not look ...
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Page Content Misalignment

I've started using LyX to write technical specification documents. As a result of numerous hasty Google searches (many ending at this site) I have cobbled together a LyX file that mostly delivers ...
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How to align brackets in this diagram? [duplicate]

When I write the following : \documentclass[psamsfonts]{amsart} \usepackage{amssymb,amsfonts} \usepackage[all,arc]{xy} \begin{document} \[Q(M) :=\left[ \xymatrix{ &\Xi(j^*M) ...
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How can I adjust the position of multiple \vdots after multiple \begin{cases}?

Here's a MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsfonts, amsthm, amsmath, amssymb} %===== \begin{document} \begin{multline*} \\ % \text{Text} \begin{cases} AAA\\ AAA \end{cases}\\ % ...
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How to draw “stacked blocks” with tikz?

I want to draw using tikz a figure which looks like the following: I started writing it using nodes and positioning them using right of =, above of = but I don't know how to avoid using hard coded ...
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Tcolorbox sidebyside right side “top align” problem

When a tcolorbox is inside the right side of a sidebyside tcolorbox, it is vertically centered. Using "\vfill" or "align = top" don't put the tcolorbox at the top of the right side. The space between ...
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How do I create 6 parallel texts aligned by paragraph, with 3 texts on each page?

I want to typeset a hexaglot work. Each language will occupy its own column, and there will be 3 columns on each page. The text will be aligned by paragraphs and headings. Basically, I want ...
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Itemize exactly after description

I have an itemize environment in a description, unfortunately that doesn't look that nice. Here's an MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{description} \item[Long description] ...
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How to vertically align nodes of different sizes using relative positioning

I am trying to draw a timeline and I want to label an interval of time using a horizontal double arrow such as <--->. Unfortunately, because the nodes $t$ and $t + \ell_t$ have different ...
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Proper alignment of three boxes

I want two text boxes to appear next to a photo which is 5cm wide. The combined height of the boxes may be greater than or less than the height of the photo. If the combined height is less than the ...
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Vertical space between tables vspace won't work

I have 2 tables, one above the other. At the moment I can't make any space between them in my report. The strange thing is I moved them in to a new blank document with all the same preamble and ...
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pagestyle{fancy} will cause second page to have different alignment [duplicate]

In the below image I copied the second and third page above one another. As you can see the alignment is incorrect. After the third page (including the third page) everything works fine. I am using ...
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How adjust the vertical space in aligned equations (in the Preamble)?

I always find the standard \\ to be too little in aligned equations. I used to do \\[5mm] or similar in the past, but there must be some automatic way to do this once and for all in the preamble. Is ...