{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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Alignment of exponential numbers with non-exponential number

I would like to align non-exponential and exponential number at their decimal point in a table. I tried \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} ...
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Align math sequence next to text

I am writing an assignment and I have a long algorithm that takes up almost a whole page. I would really like this to be shoved to the side so I can write besides it. For the algorithm to look correct ...
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Vertical alignment within table

My MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{booktabs}% http://ctan.org/pkg/booktabs \newcommand{\tabitem}{~~\llap{\textbullet}~~} \begin{document} \begin{landscape} ...
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How to arrange the figure along the line itself?

How to arrange the figure along the line itself? My picture must be along the question itself. How to do that?? help me. Thanks in advance \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{exam} ...
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Theorem linebreak in an itemize environment

I'm using the itemize environment to take notes and sometimes I want to add definitions and theorems in the flow. However, amsthm adds a linebreak between the item bullet and the theorem statement, ...
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! You can't use `\unskip' in vertical mode. … How to get space between lines?

I searched the error, but I didn't seem to find anyone who actually wanted the spacing. Also, this is my first question on Tex Stack Exchange, so let me know if I've formatted anything incorrectly, ...
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Why the text goes a little up when comparing two minipages?

I am trying to add a second name in the supervisor list and when I do it the list goes a little up compared with the Authors name. How can I do it to be in the same height: block code for the first ...
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Vertical adjustment of side caption

I have a long table, which I want to start in the margin of my document. However, I am using side captions, and to avoid the table to overlap the caption, I would like to move the caption down a bit. ...
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Fancy part title page with titleformat and centering problem

I would like to create a fancy part title page but I have some issues with titleformat. Currently, I use : \titleformat{\part}[display] {\normalfont\filcenter\thispagestyle{empty}} {}{0pt}{ ...
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Vertically center text or math in a framebox

I have the following commands in my code (taken from Creating uniformly sized boxes around text) to manually adjust the height of frameboxes (the reason is that I often put several in a row with ...
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Align baselines of underset elements in display math equation

I am trying to create a display equation showing the coefficients of an example polynomial for use in the quadratic formula. Basically, I want each coefficient of the polynomial to have an arrow ...
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Why do I need an \hbox inside \vcenter to make it work?

I want to vertically center an object in an equation. I thought: "Ok, \vcenter is the way to go." But I don't understand (not even from the TeX primitives reference), why I need an \hbox inside my ...
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How to center text in a cell of a longtabu (horizontal and vertical)

I have a long tabu like the one defined last in this question and online here. It looks like this when compiled: As you can see the "point" and "score" text is placed in the buttom right corner. ...
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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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Vertical alignment of table text

I'm trying to align my table text vertically: MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{array,pifont,xcolor} ...
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Add some vertical text on the margin of document?

I like to put url in the left/right margin and align it vertically like arXiv (see figure below). Here is a MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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QED placement with `prooftree` package

I am using Paul Taylor’s prooftree package to typeset natural-deduction proof trees. When a proof ends with a proof tree, how can one obtain the correct placement for the QED symbol? For instance ...
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\tabucline alignment problem

I'm trying to use \tabucline to generate line with a gap. I get proper result using following code \cline{1-1} \cline{3-6} Result: However, when I use \tabucline to change line width, it ...
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tcolorbox equation and fleqn: not vertically centered

Using tcolorbox with ams equation, there is sometimes additional leading space before the equation comes: \documentclass[fleqn]{article} \usepackage[many]{tcolorbox} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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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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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 ...