{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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Vertically center a table inside a subfloat

The following MWE produces two tables side by side: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{siunitx} ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Decrease vertical whitespace when stacking above and below arrow

I'd like to have symbols below and above an arrow. The best result so far is accomplished using \stackrel{\tau}{\underset{\equiv}{\rightarrowtriangle}}}} However, the vertical distance between the ...
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Tables: vertical alignment of cell

I have a tabu-table and my default row-style is and has to be p. But I want the head-row (Column 1 and Column 2 in the MWE) to be vertically centered. How can I achieve that? MWE: ...
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putting two indices and exponents side to side

I did not find the answer to my following question on the web. I apologize in advance if this question has already been answered somewhere. I would like to write a matrix with the two subscripts and ...
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How to center cells vertically in sideways table?

I'm trying to build a comparison table, I want to center the symbols vertically on the cells and I tried a lot of methods that I found here unsuccessfully. This is the last code: ...
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Vertical centering of text in Beamer Boadilla [duplicate]

In the Boadilla theme of Beamer, text in each frame is vertically centered: Example of vertically centered text \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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How do you align equations parts vertically?

I have read many other solutions but this situation seems unique. \documentclass{exam} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \question Simplify the following: ...
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Vertically align text to the top

I have some issue with latex. My content is vertically aligned to the middle. How can I change it my contents starts like \onecolumn \begin{table} \caption{Topics found by LDA} \label{table:topics} ...
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Reason of existense of the extra space in align environment and removal of it between two align environments

This is a follow-up question regarding the extra vertical space in amsmath's align environment. Why when in use align uses so much vertical space in contrast with other environments like for example ...
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latex typesetting multiline alignment with flalign

I'm trying to align the second line equation below the integral in the first line. How do I go about doing that? I have used \right. commands to be able to move onto the next lines. I didn't have to ...
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Which package defines \smash?

I sometimes see \smash used to control local vertical alignment. Which package defines it?
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Simple vertical text in TikZ

How do we write this title vertically in TikZ - similar to vertical text (not in table)?: T T I H T I I M L S S Y E
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Vertical alignment of image an text within tabular environment placed in header using fancyhdr package

The adjustbox package provides a way to vertically align image and a paragraph of text within the tabular environment; I have included an example which shows this: mwea.tex \documentclass{article} ...
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Streched vertical space between two subfigures

I want to add vertical space between two subfigures so that so that the upper figure is aligned with the top of the page and the last line of this figure caption is aligned with the bottom of the ...
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How to keep footnotes to the bottom of the page with \sloppybottom in memoir?

I am using the the memoir class to typeset a book, where the text has many footnotes. To avoid widows and orphans I use the option \sloppybottom. That has the result of under full pages. memoir ...
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Why is the second column of my tabu not vertically aligned to the middle? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats) table, which is a basic 4x2 table. The cells that aren't part of the header will contain itemized text. All cells have to be ...
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How to align `tcolorbox` at the top?

I want to align Some text with Lead Programmer like this: But the leftrulebox (a tcolorbox) inside the description environment doesn't align properly. The following code gives this: The code: ...
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How can I achieve this aligned two-column word-list-like layout? [duplicate]

This is my first tex question. I couldn't find a duplicate since I'm not even sure how to describe this layout in English...It looks like this: [item1] [explanation of item1......may be very long ...
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How to reduce page margins and center text on it?

I need a custom title page, where the margins create a tighter area for the page contents and a title text is centered horizontally and vertically. How do I do that? By tighter margins I mean margins ...
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Centering vertically inside a block with figures

I want to center vertically different height figures inside the block they reside in. I use the 'tikz-qtree' for the trees, and I want the '5' tree and the right arrow aligned vertically. ...
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How to start a paragraph from the middle of the page?

How to start a paragraph from the middle of the page, when something is already written in the first half of the page? e.g. \chapter*{Blabla} \lipsum[1-2] \gotohalf \lipsum[3] <- the first line ...
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Remove spacing after blank section with title formatted with leftmargin

I have some sections that have no direct text (other than subsections). For these blank sections, I am trying to make the subsection text (or heading) start at the same place as those sections that do ...
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Avoiding breaks in vertical bars in a tabular environment

I'm having problems defining the width of a vertical line. I want those 2 lines in the pic to join: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{r|p{11cm}} \ {Feb, 2014 - } & Master ...
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Align formula with amsmath

I know similar questions have already been asked, but still I couldn't get the alignment to work. I know that align is supposed to replace eqnarray, but I just don't manage to achieve the same ...
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Multiline footer with bottom of text aligned to bottom margin

When a single line of text is added to a footer, it is bottom-aligned to the margin as I would expect: However, when I add a second line of text, the alignment is still with the first line of text. ...