{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 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. ...
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Problem with vertical space in enumerate environment

I have a problem regarding the vertical space between \item and an image. I use the following code and the image doesn't move vertical as it should. Why is that? And how can I fix it? ...
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Changing the whitespace before the List of Schemes header

I'm using chemstyle to create a list of schemes and also tocloft. I noticed that the whitespace above the List of Schemes header is larger than the whitespace above the Table of Contents and List of ...
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How to vertically align text in table cell?

Here is the latex code to create a table in BibTxtMng \begin{table}[!htbp] \centering \caption{Spanish Traffic Sign according to the color and shape \cite{Paper12}} ...
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Table: vertical alignment with variable height [duplicate]

I have the following code \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} \begin{table}[t] \begin{center} \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.3} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{crX} \hline \textbf{Chapter} & ...
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Vertically Aligning text at top in tabular* - [t] is ignored

I am setting a small tabular environment using tabular* (note the asterisk!), which is supposed to be used as a list item. My problem is that the [t] option I am passing to tabular* is getting ignored ...
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how to vertical-align a figure

how can I vertical-align a figure? I've tried with: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{chngcntr} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Anchoring Table (Tabularx) from the Bottom of Table

Can you anchor a table at the bottom, inline with text? I have another question posted which I seemed to have solved myself - List Numbering Through Multiple Tables - but I have since found my way ...
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How to align these tqft cobordisms?

I find placement and alignment with the otherwise great tqft package irksome. I'm trying to align several cobordisms in a tikz matrix: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tqft} ...
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Temporary removal of `\ChapFrame` used in 'Chapter Title in rotated vertical box at the margin'

I would like to, temporarely, not assign new coloured boxes for some chapters. Is that possible, e.g. using or resetting the \ChapFrame command?
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Horizontal and vertical alignment of an element to the centre of a whole page

I am trying to place a code frame generated with listings package in the middle of a page both horizontal and vertical. How can I do it? Edit I: My code is this: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Vertical aligment with tikzpicture

I have a problem with vertical alignment in a tabular environment with tikzpicture. My code so far is: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ccccc} ...
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parcolumns, Vertical Misalignment of Columns

The columns produced by parcolumns are not vertically aligned. Why, and how can this be fixed using the parcolumns package as intended? I have found similar questions with answers that I find ...
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Need vertically centered text in latex table

I want the text in each cell vertically centered. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,onesided]{report} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Nested itemize with large lines in ConTeXt

When I try to nest lists like this: \starttext \startitemize[n] \item bla \item \startitemize[a] \item bla $\displaystyle\int$ \item bla \stopitemize \stopitemize \stoptext I get this ...
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How to specify row height and align the text vertically in middle of a cell?

How to align the text in middle by specifying the row height could someone help me. The latex code is as follows.. \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \begin{tabular}{|c|l|c|} \hline ...
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Move tabular entry to bottom of row

How do I get the last column text to be at the bottom of the row? That is I want the XXX to be aligned with the line containing the arrow. I tried playing around with \multirow{3}{-3ex}{XXX}, but ...
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floatingfigure doesn't start at first paragraph after page wrap

A floatingfigure I created is not aligned at the first possible paragraph. It is put directly after subsection. The space on the page does not fit for the figure, so it wraps to the next page (which ...
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Vertical Justification of Elements of Enumerate Environment?

How do I automatically vertically justify (evenly vertically space in a page) the \items of an enumerate environment? Is adding \vfill after each \item the only way to do this?
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Alignment of bullets within the itemize environment

I have a question regarding the alignment of bullets within the itemize example, here a short example. Basically I have an \item with an inserted table and I want the bullet to be at the top of the ...
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Images stacked horizontally : unwanted vertical gap

I am trying to stack three images horizontally. The images have the same size, I want to align them without any vertical gap. I followed the instructions that I found on this answer: \blindtext ...
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Minipages' vertical alignment

I use three minipages so to make a table and two images be placed next to each other and although the images are in the right place the table is placed much lower producing an ugly result. Why is ...
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Aligning .tikz pgfplots with semi custom styles

Previously I was helped with how to align and position graphs in a table with optional subplots in this question: Overlay two .tikz files from input It worked great, but I was not happy using scaling ...
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Vertical spacing in matrix environment : how can I have the same?

Here's my problem : I'm trying to write a Jacobian matrix as a product of two other's, but the result is wrong because they don't have the same height. Here's my code : \documentclass[11pt]{book} ...
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tikz-figures in minipage: Captions at the same height and top alignment

I want to place two tikz pictures next to each other, both of them should be figures I can reference to. Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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Problem with sidecaption and memoir alignment

I try to use sideCaption with memoir class, and i have two problems (red anotation in image 1) : sideCaption doesn't respect the margin at left ... how can i say to saidCaption to align the figure ...
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Vertical Alignment of Digits with MinionPro

First of all, thanks for your great help and support - I have been able to find answers to pretty much all my latex questions on here. For this one, however, I could not find a solution. I am ...
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Move title to top of page but keep the top margin value

Having a lot of problems with LaTeX at the moment. I need my article to have a top margin of 33mm, but for some reason my title page has a much larger margin. Is there a simple fix I have overlooked? ...
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How to align enumerate and image [duplicate]

I have the following code which doesn't align a) and b) with the top of the image. How can I align them? ... \begin{enumerate} \item Find the unknown values and in each case, give a reason. ...
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\marginnote misalignment in \begin{split}

When I use \marginnote in \begin{equation}\end{equation}, it seems to work fine, but if I try to place a margin note inside a multiline equation (at least when I use \begin{split}\end{split}), there ...
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Restore default \raggedbottom footnote behaviour when using one of the Koma script classes

Using the standard LaTeX classes (article,...), footnotes are set directly below the text if the page is in \raggedbottom instead of \flushbottom mode. The KOMA script classes change this behaviour, ...
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Uneven columns' height!

I'm new to LaTeX and, although I find the program quite interesting, it is difficult to get things right immediately. This time I need to do something simple, but I haven't managed to find a solution. ...
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Aligning several '=' symbols across two lines

I'd like to write two lines of equations, each containing two '=' symbols, in such a way that the corresponding '=' symbols will be vertically aligned. I tried using the align environment thus: ...
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Center frame title vertically in beamer

Is it possible with beamer to center the frame title vertically (as well as horizontally), together with the frame content? That is, have the frame title and content appear together in the center of ...
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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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Why is \txt element of \xymatrix moved downwards?

I wonder why is the textual "A" in \xymatrix{A \ar[r] & \txt{A}} moved downwards. All I want is to have textual elements in xymatrix with possibility of line breaks inside the element. I thought ...
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Aligning two pictures without subcaptions to the top with the subcaption package

My problem is similar to this one: Align by the top borders of figures when using subcaption I want to align two pictures to the top. The solution given works fine for pictures with subcaptions. ...
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Enumerate environment without vertical space in tabular

I am trying to typeset a hierarchical proof structure as defined by Leslie Lamport in How to Write a Proof. In particular, I am trying to typeset the portion Assume: 1. $r \in \mathbf{Q}$ ...
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rotated text and figure side with vertical alignment

I am using subfig package to place three figures and a one rotated text side by side. Attached below is the mwe \documentclass[draft]{article} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} ...
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vertically center to text height

Minimal working example: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Linux Libertine O} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} % correct spelling and hyphenation ...
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Locking boxes vertical position

The fboxes and section titles generated with this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[left=6cm,right=6cm,top=3cm,bottom=3cm]{geometry} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \vspace*{1cm} ...
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vertical alignment of text with slides class

I would like the content of each slide to be aligned at the top of each slide. How can one achieve that? By default the text is centered vertically, and that looks sloppy. There are many answers ...