{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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Is there a way to put subcaption labels on the side?

I need to save space in a document, and I would like to reduce the space on the figures. I'm using the subcaption package for subfigure. Is it possible to do something like shown in the figure with ...
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Vertically align the bullet image and bullet text

After I change the bullet symbol of an item to be an image, it seems the bottom of the image is aligned with the top of the bullet text. A minimal example below (note.png): \documentclass{article} ...
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How to adjust position of minipage

In my MWE below, developed from the template found here, how do I change the position of the minipage? Say for example that I wanted to move the minipage further down the page, how do I do that? ...
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TikZ node label alignment

I started learning TikZ today, and I got to the following image: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{graphs,positioning,arrows,shapes.misc,decorations.pathmorphing} ...
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memoir \vplace / \vspace that breaks pages on content starting with a section header

When using memoir's \vplace environment, I've noticed that LaTeX tends prefer break before a \vplace when its content starts with a \{sub}section. So for example: ...
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ModernCV classic - family name on separate line

I'm trying to create a resume using the moderncv classic template, but the lay-out of my name is a bit off. Since my last name is fairly long and the personal information box on the right includes a ...
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Multicol* in Beamer

I'm aware that you can't really use the starred version of multicol in Beamer due to the fact that Beamer typesets things in a box. However, is there another way to force multicol to not balance the ...
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Align tikz bullet in beamer

I'm trying to create a custom bullet for beamer using TikZ but for some reason it comes out improperly aligned (in particularly the bullet is slightly higher then the center of the text). How do I fix ...
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Why is it that the last columns cells dose not vertical center when i use the |m{ }| comand all the way? [duplicate]

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{textcomp} \usepackage[danish]{babel} \usepackage{lastpage} ...
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How can I define a unique vertical spacing value for all parts of my document which has lists and paragraphs?

I am trying to write my CV in LaTeX and I am not using a specific package for CV. I am coding it myself. My problem is: The space after normal paragraphs and the space after the lists are not the ...
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“Misplaced \noalign” error when compiling table made using \tabularx

Can someone help me fix the problem? \begin{table*}[t] \centering \caption{Message header fields (64-bit total)} \label{table:header} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|l|l|l|} \hline ...
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Why won't [t] option align minipage text at top?

When I compile the following, the text in the second minipage of the figure is typeset with center vertical alignment despite the fact that I've specified the t option for minipage. Is there ...
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Centering from array package won't work

I'm working on a table right now and I would really like to center it to make it look neater. Only problem is after I import the array package, and then use the m{width} function. It doesn't seem to ...
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Align Text vertically

Hey I'm trying to align text. I've searched for a while and have tried different variations of codes. Could someone help me out please? I haven't found all too many relevant examples, or at least ...
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Vertical Spacing and Alignment for Equations [closed]

How can I set the vertical spacing for all equations at once? And how can I align them to the left without use \usepackage[fleqn]{amsmath} in preambule? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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How to vertically align undersets?

How to vertically align the numbers beneath (with \underset or otherwise)? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \underset{1}{x}=\underset{1}{p_{A|B}} ...
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In the equation environment, how do I align an equation, AND an image AND the equation number?

I am trying to add an image adjacent to an equation in the equation environment. When I use the code below, the equation and the image are aligned but the equation number jumps to the next line. If I ...
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Vertical Center in Tabularx

I know this question has asked many times before, but is there maybe another efficient way to really vertically centre text in a tabularx environment? \documentclass[a4paper,9pt]{extarticle} ...
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Replace figures by Figure placeholder and move all of them to bottom in LaTeX

I was asked by the journal to do not embed figures and tables in the manuscript file Google says me only about this solution. However solution requires manual amendment of LaTeX file which I ...
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Place a $\star$ over a letter as an accent

I want to create a stylized version of the i where the dot has been replaced by a $\star$. I know how to stackrel, but that's about the only thing I know about stacking things on top of eachother.
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Sharelatex: Centered and left-adjusted text in section not working

I'm working in a document with two vertically seperated sections. Currently I have two version as can be seen in the screenshot: I want to combine the properties of the two. That is to center the ...
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Align pgfplotstable in enumerate

I want to align a table created with pgfplotstable to the top in an enumerate environment, but instead it's aligned to the center. How can I fix this? I'm looking for something like the [t] option for ...
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Add an image at the bottom of each beamer frame

For my presentation in beamer, I need to put a full textwidth image at the bottom of each frame. Currently, I am doing that manually: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Title} \vskip0pt plus 1filll ...
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How can I prevent wide equation having too large vertical space?

I have a list of equations of which one is probably slightly larger than a certain threshold. This somehow results in the equation being given more vertical space above it than the others. What can I ...
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Beamer: Top alignment of enumerations in columns [closed]

I want to place two item lists beside each other on the top of a slide. However the following minimal code example creates misaligned item lists at the top. How do I align them properly? I am using ...
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Vertically centering for multi-row table

I have a table that has multiple-row columns, and I could use booktabs and multirow package for it. \documentclass[12pt, twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} ...
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Beamer: Bottom align every frame

Is there a way to globally set the vertical alignment of the contents in a frame to be bottom aligned? In other words, I'm tired of adding [b] to every frame: \begin{frame}[b] ... \end{frame} I ...
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How to create a vertical line before a paragraph?

I want to make a formatting like the following in my document: | Remark: | This is my remark. I made an environment to encapsulate the remarks but i do not manage to create a vertical line that ...
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Clean inner upper left corner with single horizontal line (\hhline) and doube vertical line (||)

\documentclass[12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{hhline} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document} The basic table looks like: \begin{tabular}{|c||c||c|} \hline \multicolumn3{|c|}{1 + 2 + 3} \\ ...
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TikZ Stop and Check!

In my materials, I'd like students to have to verify at certain points with a teacher that they are ready to move onto harder materials. I'd like my students to see something like this: Maybe the ...
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minitoc suppress before/after space

Is there any way to easily customize \minitoc to avoid the big before/after space? Without using \vspace{-5mm} everywhere I use them (which is in a lot of chapters), and, only as a last case ...
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Spacing between lines with bullets

How to reduce spacing between lines with bullets? \item[$\bullet$ Text1] \item[$\bullet$] Text2 What command will include spacing between the lines generated by the above?
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How to place amsmath equations at top of page ignoring \topskip?

I need every amsmath equation to place at the top of the page. So I use \noindent to do that. Everything is fine except equation+split environment. Than formula is placed a bit higher (by ...
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Two tables do not align vertically

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \begin{tabular}{*{3}{c}} 1 & 1 & 1 \\ 1 & 1 & 1 \\ \end{tabular} \vspace{3mm} \begin{tabular}{*{3}{c}} 1 & 1 ...
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Why is there a huge gap on top of my TOC?

I tried to delete all the geometry and delete the usepackage{geometry} and all the margins and everything but end up the TOC is still away from my top a lot. I want it to have 50mm away from the ...
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Invisible and unselectable text

For alignment reasons (for boxes that align themselves on the text they contain), I currently use this command : \newcommand{\uplowtext}[1]{ \transparent{0.}TJPtjp \transparent{1.}#1 ...
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Vertically center text in tabularx

There are already many answers to this question, but no one seems to have the solution for my case. My table looks, written with the following code, like this: \documentclass[a4paper,9pt]{extarticle} ...
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Vertically Center Last Column of tabularx

How do you vertically center the last column of a tabularx table? I tried to create a custom column, though, TBH, I don't really know what I'm doing. Basically, I'd like the contents of the left and ...
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How to get limits aligned?

Assume the following MWE/Screenshot. How to get the "limits" x and y correctly vertically aligned? I tried already: \mathstrut and \vphantom{g} as discussed in How to align limits of double ...
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Trouble with vertical white space when using multicol

I am trying to reduce the space between a subheading and a two column multicol. I have tried to change the margins on both the mutlticol and the heading, however it has lead me to no avail. This is ...
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Vertically center elements in rows of array

In the following table, I would like to center the Venn diagrams vertically. Here is a MWE showing my diagrams aligned "top": \documentclass[letterpaper,10pt,american]{article} \usepackage[left=1 in, ...
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Alignment of bullet points in Friggeri CV

The template I am using is the Frigerri one. I am having a problem aligning bullent points properly. Whenever a bullet point goes on to a second one the sentence starts where the bullet point on the ...
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Table mid align

I have made two tables side by side as below. \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{c|cc} \hline + & 0 & 1 \\ \hline 0 & 0 & 1 \\ \hline 1 & 1 & 0 \\ ...
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Vertical space in bmatrix

I have matrices with dense expressions in them and I'd like to loosen the matrix brackets a little. I'd like to be able to control the horizontal distance from bracket to first letter (both sides) and ...
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Vertical Centering Table in Landscape Page

I'm trying to center this very wide and loooong table in a landscape page. I tried \vfill and couldn't do anything. Also tried to trim margins: nada. Anyone has an idea? \pagestyle{empty} ...
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How to specify address and telephone number in resume in a vertical manner?

Hi i am making my resume. I want to write some more details such as residential address, Skype address, tel phone number in a vertical manner. How do i do it? Here is my code. \namesection{}{name}{ ...
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Vertical rule to fill remaining page height

I need to have a vertically-oriented titles with rules on either side that fill the available space. For example, the vertical SOFTWARE and PERSONAL titles here: Here's the relevant code that ...
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How can I vertically center one element, instead of the whole group

So I can vertically and horizontally center a group with the vplace environment from memoir. \begin{vplace}[0.7] \begin{center} some text \\ more text \\ a third line of ...
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How to align vertically by right border?

Consider this example: \hsize.1in \noindent \parfillskip=0pt \leftskip=0pt plus 1fil \hfuzz=2em hello world \bye The result is: The expected result is: Why the example does not produce the ...
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Vertical alignment of text based on image height [duplicate]

Problem: Trying to use tabularx to align text to a number of images. I have opened a similar question regarding tabular but decided to open a new specifically for tabularx since the tabular approach ...