{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 and Horizontal aligment with several figures and tikz figures [duplicate]

I've been having some trouble aligning multiple figures. The problem is present with png figures and tikz figures, so I guess I am missing something. tikz figures not properly aligned: the ...
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How can I vertically align the first line of a multi-line node to an object? [duplicate]

I'd like to have the first line of the node centered vertically with the object (here: a line) on the left of it. How can I do that? Of course I could split the elements into several parts and then ...
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Left align or right align the header

If I want to L-Align the contact info in the (right) header block. How can one align the contents in a header ? Package: \ProvidesFile{jobapp} \special{papersize=8.5in,11in} ...
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3 subfigures, 2 vertically aligned and one hortizontally [duplicate]

Hello, Does anybody know how to vertically align two subfigures with another subfigure horizontally? I mean i need to put two small images above each other beside another longer image as shown ...
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How to create horizontally aligned subscripts in latex

My problem is that I can't align subscripts properly. I want subscript 'ISI' to be at same level for both H and x. while (m,n) remains in italic format. The last expression gives aligned subscripts ...
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Force longtabu width + skip vertical space between tables

Here is an MWE: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[a6paper]{geometry} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{tabu} \begin{document} \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth {|X|p{10mm}|p{10mm}|p{10mm}|} ...
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Image not centering in fullwidth even page

My MWE is, \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,openright,11pt]{scrbook} \usepackage[left=1.5cm,right=1cm,top=3cm,bottom=1.5cm,marginparwidth=5.5cm,marginparsep=1cm,outer=8cm]{geometry} ...
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Vertical aligment of dinglist inside table cell with `parskip`

Why is the list text so close to the top line of the cell in some lists? I know it's a problem with the parskip package. I can solve this by adding this strut in every cell before the text ...
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vertical alignment of multiline equations

I tried in many ways to vertically align these equations but I failed to get it right. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fouriernc} ...
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Tikz-Create a Picture Legend

I am trying to create a legend inside a tikzpicture. The picture shows an accelerator and I would like to make a legend that will explain each part. My code is \documentclass{standalone} ...
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Specifying baseline in internal coordinates with graphicx package

I'm using the graphicx package. By default, included graphics are aligned with the baseline at the bottom of the image. I know how to make images vertically centered (using \vcenter) or top-aligned. ...
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Add vertical space between two tables in a single figure [duplicate]

Similar to this SE question but without the requirement that the tables be the same width: I have one figure containing two tabular environments: \begin{figure} \centering ...
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Comic book or graphic novel style panels in LaTeX

I have heard that LaTeX is not necessarily suited to make panels. That even two-column is difficult to get the text to align. I would like to draw stuff like this: --------------------------- ...
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What is the correct way to stretch the cell keeping it vertically centred in tabularX

I have this table, in which the text is touching the horizontal lines above and below, I tried some of the solutions to stretch the cells I found in the web. I managed to stretch the cell but I can't ...
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Vertical aligning for simple numbers

I need to typset a series of fractions with no line inside some paragraphs of text (they were used as proportional symbols). It is very simple, actually: $^2_1$, $^4_2$,$^8_4$ But when it comes to ...
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Increase row height and center, but only the first row

I have a table, built using the tabu package. My code currently looks like below. The \\[5ex] does increase the row height, but the contents of the third cell is aligned top instead of middle (notice ...
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Could I be able to left-align the following equations? (Please note that one of which is mult-lined)

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{mathtools} \DeclareMathOperator{\sgn}{sgn} \begin{document} \begin{flalign*} &D= ...
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how to change position of \Rightarrow

In the following example, how can I shift the \Rightarrow slightly towards left so that the first terms of both equations are vertically aligned? \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{mathtools} ...
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Overlaying a tabular on a lstlisting in a book

I am relatively new to LaTeX and am trying to move a tabular up by about 2cm to overlay a lstlisting. The \hspace command works as expected; the \vspace command however moves the text following the ...
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Is \\[<len>] as bad as \\ for new lines?

I have heard on multiple occasions that one should rather not use \\ to force new lines, unless one uses it in environments like tabular or align, and it is advised to use \par instead. How about ...
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Left alignment of a system of equations and extra vertical space between them

I am trying to obtain something like this \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fouriernc} \usepackage{mathtools} ...
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Alignment inside the \align enviroment-horizontally and vertically

Is it possible to make both expressions for omega's aligned with one another and do the same for the coefficients a,b,r and d,c,t? I tried to align them manually by using center but it does not work. ...
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Vertical alignment of images in longtable

I am trying to create a longtable where the first column contains only images. The longtable is defined as (with only one row): \begin{longtable}{m{0.2\linewidth} m{0.7\linewidth}} \hline ...
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Conditional spacing based on length of chapter title

In LaTeX, (or possibly XeLaTeX), how can one achieve the following: A double spacing a 1- or 2-line chapter title, and single spacing under a 3- or more-line chapter title. A triple space ...
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Wrong bottom-alignment of rows of two independent tables, where the last row contains a nested table

I wanted to create a page, where I put some information in the left and some on the right side at the bottom of the page. The bottom lines of the minipages are supposed to be aligned as kind of an ...
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tikz how to center text in a vertical rectangle

I am trying to put vertically rotated text inside a rectangle and I have not been able to get it centred vertically. Here is my minimal code and what I get. Any help would be appreciated. ...
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How can I arrange the table and the image in a minipage vertically?

I need the table and the image arranged vertically in the minipage instead of horizontally. I also add the pictures used in the code in the end. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Aligning listing frame width between two listings

I'm trying to get two listings side by side. One is shorter than the other, but I would like to have them aligned, meaning that the frame height of the short one should be longer to reach the baseline ...
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How to align the quotient when using polynom

I am using the polynom package to illustrate long division with polynomials. Typically, when I do those problems by hand, I have the first term in the quotient aligned with the first term in the ...
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Forcing graphic, table, plot .. out of page boundary

I am very new to latex, so this question might be very basic. However, I have been searching the whole evening, so either I don't know how to google this effectively, or what I am trying to do is not ...
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\vspace (\section?) misbehaving in amsart document

In the example below, I wanted to reduce white space above the first section header (it seems to be improperly or at least variably placed), and when trying to use \vspace{} above the first \Section{} ...
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Equal spacing between \begin environments, any text based environment and inline maths

I'm creating a document with a lot of \begin...\end environments, single lines of text with or without inline maths and long paragraphs with or without inline maths. The problem I'm having is that ...
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Line wrapping mathmode in ACM article-proc style

I am using the ACM document class acm_proc_article-sp. It is a two column page style. I keep running into a badbox where I have some line of text, and then a short equation in mathmode. For example, ...
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aligning arrows vertically and centered numbering with a text between two equations

I have been struggling with a couple of things concerning the following system of equations, this is the best I could achieve so far: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} ...
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Vertical centering in several columns in longtable

I would like to change the vertical alignment of the second column in this table (the names of the hypotheses) to be centered, just as in the 1st column. My mininal example: ...
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Add vertical space between lines without breaking a vertical line

I am writing a resume in TeX. I'm formatting my technical skills in a tabular environment. Currently it looks like: \begin{tabular}{ l | c c c } \textbf{Programming Languages} & Java & C ...
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Extra space not wanted at the end of a title page

I did a title page using the titlepage environment and used \vfill between the entries (for instance name, title, date, etc.) so that they would be equally spaced and the whole title page would fill ...
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chemfig chemname alignment in schemes

After careful consultation of the chemfig documentation and looking up a couple of questions here, I am struggling to find a solution to get these correctly aligned. They are inside a box which is ...
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cannot figure out how to produce some tikz pictures next to each other

Ideally I would like to have the tikzpictures be in one line centered horizontally with its caption each preserving its node size and line strength and vertically aligned to a common bottom line. I am ...
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titletoc: problem with “left” parameter (not working for LOF)

I am having trouble with changing the style of the LOF using titletoc. Everything works fine but the left parameter (i.e. the first parameter in the square brackets containing a length measure) of the ...
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Table position at Top Problem

I am trying to place my table at the top of page but it seems there is something I am missing. First of all here is what my document structure \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Remove padding in table with images

I have a table with 2 small images in each cell. I reduced the horisontal padding with \setlength{\tabcolsep}{0pt} But I still have a white vertical space between a table separation line and images ...
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How align the qedsymbol after of a big formula in display mode?

Description of the problem My problem is this. For the proof of a math theorem i use the proof environment of the package amsthm. It adds a \qedsymbol in the last line of the proof, but if the proof ...
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Latex longtable misalignment after pagebreak

I have a longtable spanning multiple pages but the verticle alignment is forced at the pagebreak, so the first page is pushed down to the bottom while the second page is glued to the top. How can i ...
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How to align a marginpar with a section title

I wish to have brief information in a marginpar (or other solution) that aligns with the corresponding section (not section*) heading. So far the margin information is above or below the section ...
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Cannot get large centered text vertically aligned with flushed text

I cannot get the name to vertically align with the text on the left or the right. Using a table seems better but its still off. Just to clarify below are my two attempts to vertically align the name ...
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Vertically center text across two rows

I'm using the "calc2latex" macro for OpenOffice Calc to easily create tables. However it doesn't always work perfectly. In this case, I created the following table, but the texts in the two multirows ...
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Problem with horizontal and vertical centering of multiline cells in a table

I'm having difficulties perfectly centering (both horizontally and vertically) a few cells in my table. Here is a screenshot of what it looks like right now: The problem line is the one which ...
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Problem with vertical alignment in tabular environment

I'm having a few issues with vertically aligning table elements. There seems to be too much space either above or below the text or image. Is this to do with the fbox environment? I want both the ...
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Vertical alignment in table

I am making a table with LaTeX, and I have trouble with vertical alignment of the texts. When I have \hline, the text crosses the line. Here is the code: \begin{tabular}{lcccc} \hline\hline & ...