{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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Tikz: Alignment of labels relative to a split rectangle

Is there a way for accurate placement of labels relative to the center of each of the parts of a split rectangle? The following example shows two errors: Alignment is with the left side of the ...
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How to draw two \hline and two vertical line?

I want to draw a table with two \hline and two vertical line. But as shown in the figure, the first vertical line do not cross the two hline. How to solve this problem? \documentclass{article} ...
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Adjusting the summation sign: [duplicate]

I would like the limits to be vertically above and below the summation sign. I also need a larger summation sign... This is currently what I have: $x^2sin(x) = \sum_{n=-\infty\atop n\ne \pm ...
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Alignment issue?

I am trying to align the 2 equals signs and the minus sign at the beginning of each line of the following code, but no matter what I do, it won't work. $C_{n}$ = $ \dfrac{1}{4\pi{i}} $ $ ...
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Aligning variables vertically in a cases environment

I'm creating a system of equations in LaTeX, using a cases environment, with variables $x_1$, $x_2$, $x_3$ and $x_4$. Here's my MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,onecolumn]{article} ...
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Unwanted vertical space before tabular on title page

I worked on my title page, and there is some undesired vertical space before a tabular environment. I made two fboxes to illustrate the vertical distance I wanted to be the same 116 pt. But after the ...
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Left and right aligned minipages, with table layout

I am trying to create a layout with two "columns," where the right-hand column itself has two columns, which are right and left aligned, respectively. For instance: This is some text in the first ...
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Vertical alignment of multiple consecutive tables

The aim is to align multiple (often quite large) consecutive captioned tables within respective chapters, for example: chap 1, table 1.1, table 1.2, table 1.3 --- chap 2, table 2.1, table 2.2... ...
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How to prevent distributing vertically over whole page in Lyx?

I work with the documentclass book (koma-script) in Lyx. In the final pdf, all text, pictures, etc., are distributed vertically over the whole page. I prefer to put them on the page from the top with ...
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Vertical space between chapter heading and table

In my appendix I have only chapters followed by one or more tables each. These tables are captioned. But I'd like the tables to begin after the usual vertical space which is put if you simply write ...
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Table: rule spanning two side-by-side tables

I have a little problem for which I desperately need help. Basically I want to span a midrule (or any other type of rule) over two vertically aligned side-by-side tables. As in the MWE below, I could ...
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Vertical space between align and alignat environments

I have a problem with the vertical space between align (1) and alignat (2). How can I reduce this space to the same vertical space as before (1)? How can I completely erase the vertical space? I know ...
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Align numbers with each other

In using the align* environment, how can I get specific numbers to align with each other? In the following example, I want each term of the top sum and the bottom sum to be aligned with each other: ...
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Displaying Examples Side By Side [duplicate]

I am currently learning LaTeX from 'The Not So Short Introduction To LaTeX' and in that book many examples are displayed side by side: $a^2$ 'Left side of page' --------------------------------- ...
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Custom pagebreak in align equation

I got the following problem: Right now I am checking my equations, which are usually written in align. This looks great in most of the cases, but sometimes the pagebreaks are weird, ie there is a lot ...
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Putting text next to a kmap

I want to put the equation next to the kmap, but it seems the kmap is located higher. How can I align the text and the kmap to start at the same height? \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Horizontal alignment (problem with minipage)

I'm new here. I just have a problem with the minipage environment. The problem is that the tables aren't horizontally aligned. I want these table aligned one by one, but I don't know what's wrong. ...
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How do I extend my text width while keeping the text in the center of the page [closed]

I don't like that latex makes the margins really huge. However, instead of changing my margin width, I want to change the width of my text. I added the following to my doc: ...
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Troubles with column width in the tables headings

Well, we all know that compose tables in LaTeX is not easy, however, despite the large number of existing packages and options to facilitate this, I still have some problems I could not solve, and I ...
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Uneven vertical alignment with $\in$

Here's a simple example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{commath} \newcommand{\st}{\text{ s.t. }} \begin{document} \[ (x_n) ...
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Possible solution to make tabulars fill page vertically!

I wrote this code which fills a tabularx with blank lines until the end of the page. It worked but has one problem: When the space to fill is less than one line (e.g. paperwidth=180pt), it inserts one ...
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How to center vertical one symbol in my table

I know that this question in some way is duplicate, but I spent 2 hours trying some solution that I saw on this csite and I failed to solve my problem. I made next table and I would like to center ...
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Vertical alignment of figures within tabular

\begin{tabular}{p{0.30\paperwidth}p{0.30\paperwidth}p{0.30\paperwidth}} \rowcolor{gray} & & \\[4ex] \rowcolor{gray} \multicolumn{2}{l}{\hspace{1cm} \textcolor{white}{\Large ...
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prevent \vadjust from influencing bottom line

In most circumstances, a \vadjust{\someverticalmaterialofzeroheight} is "harmless", but not so if it is issued in the bottom line of a page: Top of page\par\vfill Bottom of page\par and Top of ...
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Placing many floating tables

I have written a chapter with many tables (20+) that are all set to 'tbp' for bottom, top and page. There is also text around these tables. The placement of most of the tables turned out to be on top ...
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Vertical alignment of degree unit and other elements in table

I am trying to improve the appearance of the below table such that: The set union symbols \cup align vertically with the commas from the 2nd and last rows The middle column angle values are still ...
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Same vertical space at the top and bottom of the statement of changes [duplicate]

How to center horizontally and vertically cell contents of this table ? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[upright]{fourier} \usepackage[no-math]{fontspec} ...
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Vertical alignment between Figure and Table

I will have a meeting in a few and don't have much time to solve this "problem", I'm trying to vertically align a figure and a table, I provide a minimal working example \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} ...
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Vertical space only after every second row in a table

I have several tables in the following custom format, to which I would like to add vertical space (e.g. 6 pt) after every second row. I know this can be done manually. I am only wondering, if there is ...
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Can we set the contents of each frame be top aligned? [duplicate]

Is there any way to make the contents of each frame top aligned? We know that \begin{frame}[t]{The test} This is a top aligned frame. \end{frame} will work, but how to change it into one such ...
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Changing the vertical alignment of `multlined` from the mathtools package

Package mathtools provides the vertical alignments top, center, and bottom: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{mathtools} \begin{document} \makeatletter ...
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Problems with itemize inside tabular and rotated text

I have some problems with a table in LaTeX. I want to have itemize inside cells and at the same time 90 degrees rotated text in the first column, vertically centered. I have a screenshot of the result ...
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Alignment of TikZ pictures in enumerate environment

I want to draw some trees in tikz and align them like this (mockup): Note that the enumerations align to the top. Ideally, this should "just work", breaking lines as needed, and automatically ...
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vertical line between cells crashed after used itemize environment in Parallel

I used Parallel package. When I start itemize environment or long text in first cell Vertical line between cells is broken. Why it happened? Here is my result: Here is code: ...
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Aligning vertically centered and horizontally left text of cells in table

My minimum working example : \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[francais]{babel} %\usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to align colons on titlepage

I would like to align the two colons in the \author field of my titlepage. Is there a possibility to do this in a similar way as in the \align environment? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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Vertically center contents of table cell

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage{booktabs} \psset{ unit = 0.7, dimen = middle, ticks = none, labels = none } ...
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Table Vertical Alignment not functioning

So I'm creating some tables and trying to use the array package to vertically align the text in some of my columns. Unfortunately whether I use p{xcm}, m{xcm} or d{xcm} the column is always aligned to ...
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Align paragraphs in parallel environment

I used \usepackage{parallel} for typeset into two columns. But two parallel paragraphs do not align correctly. When I insert \subsubsection in the first column, the second parallel column has strange ...
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Footnote sticking to the end of content instead of the page bottom

I added a footnote to my LaTeX document. But, rather than appearing in the bottom of the page it appears right after the content ends in a given page. I am using the \footnote command -- nothing ...
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Centering cell content in multirow [closed]

According to the table code below, Could anyone please help me to: center vertically and horizontally TextB1, TextAB, TextC0, TextC1, TextC2, TextC17 and TextC18 Draw vertical line along the right ...
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How to put text between stacks of images?

I need to know how to put text between stacks of images in LaTeX in an elegant way. I have tried to use \par, \linebreak, \bigskip, but the results are not good. Here is the code: \begin{figure}[ht] ...
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How to make a column with an adaptive width?

I have two questions in creating the following table: 1) How to make the first sub-column (with title No.) adaptive in width? Now it has the same width with the second sub-column, but I'd like to ...
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Table Header with vertically centered alignment

I'm creating table header using latex code mentioned below: \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|l|c|c|c|c|} \hline $\textbf{Q }$&$\textbf{Header one}$&$\textbf{Test} ...
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begin{align} behaving oddly - Lines after (10) show up as exponents

I'll let the picture speak for itself. Full res here: http://i.imgur.com/YyXBPv1.png It's probably a silly mistake but I have been awake for the past 20 or so hours and in my current state I ...
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Problem having an aligned column using multicol

I'm having problems getting a good-looking column. (The text is in Danish.) What can I do to get them aligned? \section{Teknologianalyse} \subsection{Teknik} \begin{multicols}{2} ...
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TikZ: Crop images after placing them

I have a ton of microscopy images to include in a report, some of these images have rather uninteresting information I want to crop. Since I add scale bars using TikZ and therefore require all image ...
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Tikz matrix vertical alignment

I'm having trouble with the vertical alignment of the nodes in a tikz matrix. I have two plots next to each other. I want them to be aligned with respect to the center of their bounding boxes, but ...
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Math mode inside LyX tables

If I insert a math mode environment inside a table cell, then the output will show no vertical space between the borders and the equation, here is an example: Is there any way that will make ...
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How to align limits of double integrals?

I'd like to have the limits of two integrals vertically aligned. In this example, the x and b should be positioned on the same line. \[\int\limits_x^{\infty}\int\limits_b^{\infty} x^2+y^2 ...