{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 make whole longtable align to the top?

\item \begin{longtable}[l]{l l} 1 & 2 \\ 3 & 4 \\ 5 & 6 \\ \end{longtable} Inside an enumerate environment, the above code produces a longtable that is not beside the item number but ...
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Underfull \vbox - how to find offending page?

I am compiling a large latex template, here, and always have a few underfull \vbox warnings. I know that they're just issues with the spacing, discussion here, but is there a way to configure the ...
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Align the author names in Handout of Beamer by Tabular environment

Consider the following framework: \documentclass[9pt,handout]{beamer} \title[]{Title} \author[]{ Author 1: "name of author 1"\\ Author 2: "name of author 2"} \institute[]{} \date[]{} ...
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Column vertical alignment in twocolumn mode

I would like to achieve a column alignment in twocolumn (note: I need to place many pictures so multicol environment is not an option) and place the letters directly after aligned two column text. The ...
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Tabular environment misalignment with the section title

Why do I have this misalignment of the table respect to the section title? How can I get rid of it? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section{Education} \vspace{\baselineskip} ...
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Vertically centering a set of tabbed graphics

I have a lot of different graphics in three versions each. All those versions have a fixed width and I want those three versions to be displayed next to each other. So far, I've used a tabbing ...
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aligning plots in pgf plots and a couple other associated questions

I am fumbling my way through pgfplots. I have 3 plots on a page. I have a few issues: The bars in the plots are floating above the axes to various degrees. How do I anchor the bars down to the axis? ...
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LaTeX is stretching vertical paragraph skip although parskip=false

How can I stop LaTeX from creating vertical space between paragraphs to fill the page although parskip=false is set (actually by default in scrbook). Usually not a problem it becomes really ugly when ...
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Vertical alignment in tabular cells with variable height 4

I am new in LaTeX. Could the headings of a LaTeX table to be set bottom aligned, and the other cells top aligned? This feature is important for the revisions according to my school standards, and I'm ...
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Vertical alignment in tabular cells with variable height

I have the code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ | X | c | } \hline \lipsum[1] ...
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Vertical alignment in tabular with overlays

In a beamer presentation, I use tabular with m columns in order to center content vertically. When I exchange the content of a cell via \visible, vertical alignment doesn't work anymore: ...
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How to align the quotient when using polynom

I am using the polynom package to illustrate long division with polynomials. Typically, when I do those problems by hand, I have the first term in the quotient aligned with the first term in the ...
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tikz foreach loop alignment failure

\documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[t] \begin{tikzpicture}[node distance=0.2em] \node (T0) at (0,0) {$T_{0}$}; ...
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Why does the text begins in the middle

I am making a project. When I made a frontpage and a table of content my text does not begin from the top of the page. Can someone help me to fix it
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Vertically align multirow in tabularx environment

I'am trying to align the first multirow column vertically centered. Unfortunately multirow does not determine the actual height. Instead it aligns the multirow it based on the height of three single ...
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Center Table entry vertically

i want the second "diffusivity" verticallay centered within its obvious scope MWE \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{table} \centering ...
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Align minipage to baseline of first or last line inside minipage?

The minipage environment has options for making the top, bottom, or center of the minipage box line up with the baseline of the surrounding text. Is there a way to make it line up to the baseline of ...
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Positioning content at the top of a beamer slide (by default)

When I create beamer frame, the content is centred in the slide. How do I make the content move to the top of the slide by default?
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How to align author names?

Consider the following example: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \title{A Paper} \author{\begin{tabular}{l@{\ }l} Advisor: "Name of Advisor" Candidate: "My Name" \end{tabular}} ...
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How to center a bullet in itemize using LaTeX?

I'm trying to create a list of bullets containing some math in LaTeX, but the default settings of LaTeX put the bullets in the beginning of the first line , due to the use of equation the result is ...
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Issue in handling image and table side by side in two column IEEE format

I want to add image and table side by side with different caption in two column format document of IEEE and I tried with this thing but it not working like that for me. Either the caption of table is ...
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Vertical spacing \vfill inside tcolorbox

Why \vfill does not work inside tcolorbox? Here is my MuWE (Minimal unWorking Example) \documentclass[]{scrartcl} \usepackage[many]{tcolorbox} \newtcolorbox{bilety} { enhanced, ...
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Add vertical space before a line

I have the following code: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper] {article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} \vspace*{1cm} \begin{center} \textbf{Text of ...
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Vertical chapter title in the table of contents

I'm about to write my thesis, and finally decided to do so in LaTeX. I'm still new to it though, and was wondering if something like this is possible in the table of contents: --+ | I | N | ...
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Picture and Table centered alignment

this looks messy right now. How can i achieve the following: Caption of picture is centered under the picture and caption of table is centered under the table. Both captions are on the same vertical ...
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LaTeX Multiple Table Alignment Horizontally and Vertically

I am trying to align multiple table and tried in several different ways, unfortunately none of them works. Here i have attached a sample code for your perusal. Will you please suggest me how to get ...
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Align at multiple points in math environment

Consider the following equation: which I produced with the following code: \begin{equation} \begin{gathered} \mathbb{P}\left\{\vect{x}_i \in \mathscr{N}(H_{\vect{\uplambda}})\right\} ...
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How to vertically center the cells of one column in a TikZ matrix?

Is it possible to vertically center the cells of one column in a TikZ matrix? Adding nodes = {anchor = center} vertically centers all of the cells, but I would like to retain the bottom alignment of ...
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align margin note to vertical center of text block or environment, with optional bar

Here is what I wish to achieve: section title as usual (optional) subsection in left-margin, aligned to top of its contents group of text/theorem/etc blocks within subsection margin note or label ...
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Sidebar or sidepar vertical alignment with objects

I am writing a document (memoir) with an extensive use of sidepars. I like a lot that sidepars are aligned vertically according to the line position of the word to which they are attached. My document ...
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tcolorbox & text vertically center align

tcolorbox and text does not vertically align to the center with one another. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tcolorbox}% for framed rounded boxes ...
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Strange vetical spacing in book Class [duplicate]

I am using the book class for my thesis. However, the default alignment is very strange as shown in the following sample. As it shows, extra space was added between lines so that the content is ...
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Vertically centering of text in multirow in table when using \cmidrule

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \DeclareSIUnit[mode = text]\kroner{kr.} \usepackage{booktabs,multirow} \newcommand*\mr[2]{\multirow{#1}{*}{#2}} ...
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How to define a figure size so that it consumes the rest of a page?

Sometimes I don't need to have a specific picture size, but for layout reasons I would like to scale the image so that the rest of the page is filled. How can I achieve that?
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Vertical align of multirow cell

I give you a little example, so it's more easy to explain: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{|c|c|} \hline ...
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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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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 ...