{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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Align a cases equation with another equation vertically on the same line

I am using the following to align the two equations. However, they are not vertically on the same level. How should I fix it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{...
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How set margins to print when pdf files are inserted?

I am using book style to prepare a meterial(which has to be printed and binded) which contains so many pdf files.. To include the pdf files I am using \includepdf options by using the package ...
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Flashcards: Extra blank pages and text not vertically centered

I am trying to make simple two sided flash cards of quotations with one side being the reference and the other side containing the quote. In order to print the cards, they need to be landscape. My ...
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Aligning node with respect to two other nodes in tikz block diagram

I use left of and below of arguments to horizontally and vertically align blocks/nodes in Tikz. How do I align a node/block both vertically and horizontally with respect to two already defined blocks/...
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Why the part question labels are not vertically left aligned in exam class

I'm using TexLive 2015 under Windows XP, and using the latest exam class. Here is the sample code build by Xelatex engine. \documentclass[a4paper]{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \question[...
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Center the text in whole page

I have just a single line on one page. I want to bring it on the center of page both through length and breadth. How can it be done?
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Vertical alignment of \vdots in an align environment - a shift of \vdots by half the width of “+”

In an align environment, I have a sum of an arbitrary number of terms. I want to use \vdots to display the ellipses indicating the presence of terms that are not displayed. As I am vertically ...
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How to align text and floats on the top of text line in a two column environment

I have a LaTeX document below which generates two column text. When I insert a float environment, the top line between two column is not aligned. My question is how to align them. Thanks a lot. \...
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Locally put a float on a float only page on top

In this answer it is described how to place floats on a float only page on top with a global setting. However, I'm looking for a local solution which will effect only one float page. The other float ...
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Allignment of Tikz tree levels

I want to reproduce the following figure. And got the following figure with the code given below: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows, shapes, trees, positioning} ...
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Text too long for the cell?

I am doing this table, but my the phrases are out of the limits of the cells. How can I adjust them in two or three lines instead of one? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Alignment problem with enumerate

This simple table is not working out for me. The first item in the table does not align with the others, see picture. I can not figure out why not. Thank you. \begin{enumerate} \begin{tabular}{p{...
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Aligning numbered elements with custom spacing

I am trying to achieve the following result: 1. Section 1 Some text here 1.1 Subsection 1 Some text here (a) Some text here (b) Some text here (i) Some text ...
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Vertical text inside tabu environment

I tried to align the text of the first column vertically. Therefore I used rotatebox but I'm not fully satisfied with this solution because the text is aligned on top. Question What would be a ...
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Centering a line of text vertically

I have a piece of text (to be precise, a chapter heading) that is preceded and followed by a rule. The code looks as follows: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \begin{...
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Vertical alignment of itemize in tabular

Creating beamer presentations I want to display an itemize environment in the second column of a tabular. My aim is to have the first item on the same baseline as the content in the first column. My ...
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Create a table with tabu

I am trying to create a table which has a header with the text centred horizontally and vertically. The text in the first column (except for the header row) should be written vertically. So far I have ...
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Problem with table lines in a footer

Hello dear LaTeX users, I'm having difficulties with table horizontal lines positions. I'm using a table in a footer to obtain such an composition with page number: While everything works fine for ...
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Aligning answer choices vertically on a multiple choice test

I am making a multiple choice calculus test and have the following code. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{enumerate} \...
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Alignment problem with fancyhdr for a report page layout

I am trying to define a base class for some reports to share the same page layout. I use the fancyhdr package for creating the header and footer but I am experiencing some vertical alignment problems. ...
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Align a picture partly outside a cell

I have this code: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{longtable,tabularx,ltxtable} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{...
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How do I vertically align a theorem environment at the top?

The following code renders the picture below. \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{book} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{...
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\qed vertical alignment in Beamer

I am using beamer for some presentation and when I end the proof with a multi-line equation, I cannot set the positition the \qed symbol at the end of the last equation line. \documentclass[10pt]{...
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TikZ: force two pictures to use the same baseline/frame of reference

I have two TikZ automata I would like to place side-by-side: However, I would prefer the 'start' nodes to be aligned vertically on the page. This happens automatically if I add help lines large ...
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Is there a way to switch columns in paracol without introducing a paragraph break in the pre-switch column?

(M)WE: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{paracol} \begin{document} \newcommand{\switchtoleft}{\switchcolumn[0]} \newcommand{\switchtoright}{\switchcolumn[1]...
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Possible to vertically shift baseline without using a box?

I would like to adjust the relative vertical alignment (baseline) of stretches of text; I'm aware of \lower, \raise and \raisebox, but as far as I can see those commands require / represent boxes and, ...
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reledmac: in double-spaced document, single-spaced two-col footnotes not aligned

In a double-spaced document with two-column single-spaced footnotes in the reledmac environment (using this solution), the lines across the footnote columns don't line up vertically. This issue ...
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Left aligning centered equations

I have set of equations which I would like to just assign one number to. The equations should be aligned at the center of the page. The problem is that I would like all equations to begin at the same ...
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How to place two boxes on the same line?

I need to place two different boxes on the same line with the word 'and' separating them, if anyone could help it would be much appreciated, thanks. Something like this:
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Vertical space command which is between \intertext and \shortintertext

Is there a way to define a command like \notsoshortintertext with two parameters to define the vertical space before and after it? The problem I have is that \intertext is to wide on a specific page ...
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Baseline of aligned equation

How can I fix the alignment of this equation? \[\aligned A = \aligned \Bigg( &a \\ &b \\ &c \Bigg) \endaligned dt \endaligned \] Current output: Desired output: I know I can ...
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TikZ Circle/Ellipse Around Text

I'm making a multiple choice question and answer. How do I make an appropriate shape (probably an ellipse, oval, or rectangle in this case) around the correct answer without messing with the text ...
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Extra space around nodes in forest multiline mode

In multiline mode (align=center) in forest, there is extra vertical space around the node. The first tree below is not in multiline mode. The second is in multiline mode, and there is extra space ...
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Beamer: Footnote vertical align problem

The usual trick to get rid of the Beamer navigation symbols and replace them only by a page number is to use % Make footline contain only page/pages \setbeamertemplate{footline}[page number]{} \...
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vertical space after \hrulefill

I use the following as a title for my draft document: \documentclass[12pt]{article} % Various packages \begin{document} %%% Title \begin{center} \hrulefill\\ \textit{\bfseries \Huge The name of ...
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Vertical alignment in new macro

I have the following macro: \newcommand{\mycommand}[4]{ \begin{tabbing} \hspace{2cm} \= \kill \textbf{#1} \> {#3} \\ \textbf{#2} \> \begin{minipage}{\...
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chemfig formula in table - vertical alignment

I want to create numbered chemical formula via chemfig environment. MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,fleqn,leqno]{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage{tikz,tikz-3dplot,graphicx} \usepackage{...
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Wrong padding when using 'm' column in table with `\lipsum`

I'm having some troubles with the 'm' column type in my tables. For some reason when using the m column type the content is offset bit to the top causing the top padding to be reduced and the bottom ...
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Cannot set up vertical indentation of some chapters [closed]

I have a class file to set up a very long report file (a thesis). So, this document is actually a modified report class. I haven't set up the class file myself but I have got familiar with the class ...
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How to align something to the paper diagonal [closed]

I drew a very large proof tree using bussproofs. Now, it does not fit on the page in either horizontal or vertical alignment, but it would fit on the page if I could align it to the diagonal of the ...
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Problem with centering header in pgfplots table

I followed some of the posts that deals with centering of the headers in the pgfplots table, line that found here, however, I still cannot seem to be able to center the headers over the number in the ...
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vertically align cell in table that includes minipages

In the following table (code included below), how can I vertically center the text RowName1? (note that each bulleted list must be within a minipage environment). Code: \documentclass[letter]{...
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Multirow vertical aligment issue

I am having issues with creating my table with multirow. Vertical aligment is not centered properly (letters are more at "top"). I think that is caused by "hline". When I use "toprule, midrule,.." ...
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How to align two side by side equations at the top?

\begin{equation*} \begin{array}{ll@{}ll} \text{minimize} & \|Ax-b\|_\infty &\\ \end{array} \quad \begin{array}{ll@{}ll} \text{minimize} & t &\\ \text{subject to} & Ax-b \preceq ...
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Flushleft align text in in align environment

I wanted to flushleft align the text in my align environment. Basically, I wanted to get this effect: Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb,amsthm, bm} \...
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Aligning matrices

Sorry if this might be a very banal question. I am fairly new to LaTeX and I am having issues with matrices alignment. I am trying to achieve pretty much what is shown in this picture, I have tried ...
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Vertical Alignment issue at random places in JCST Journal

I am currently, writing a paper for JCST journal and facing following problem. I have tried almost all possible solutions to fix it but all in vain. Here is the MWE \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{...
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Common caption below vertically centered figure and table

I want to extend the answer from Table and Figure side-by-side with Table caption above, Figure caption below by making a common caption beneath the vertically centered image and table instead of ...
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Blocks alignment

I'm new with LaTeX, so to start I've downloaded a template of CV. I want to do a newline in the left block, but the result that i obtain is this: As you can see the two blocks are no more ...
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\begin{language} causes unwanted vertical space e.g. in tabular

The \begin{language} environment in polyglossia seems to create an extra vertical space which misaligns text, for example in a table. Here is an example. I have tabular with 2 columns of type p{} , ...