Questions tagged [line-spacing]

{line-spacing} is about adjusting the space between the lines of a document. A popular package is {setspace}.

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Reducing the line spacing for a rotated table cell

I'm trying to reduce the line spacing for the rotated table cells in order to reduce the width of the table and to make it look nicer. Also the cell "Material" looks kind of crammed. This is what it ...
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How to find/edit to double spacing of a conference given latex format?

I want to write in double spacing for my professor to read and write comment. However, the conference latex is given, I cannot figure out where to change to double spacing. I know \usepackage{...
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Microtype: How to disable protrusion for single characters?

I want to disable the protrusion for endashes and emdashes. The line filling does not look good there ... But how to do so? According to the answers here, I tried to manipulate the font packages but ...
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What is the function of \offinterlineskip

Please excuse me if this is silly question... Can any one explain the function of \offinterlineskip? And where should be applicable?
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Create Hand-Filled Form

I'm creating a form for people to print and fill out. Currently, I'm using \usepackage[normalem]{ulem} \begin{document} I, \uline{\hskip 3cm}, instated \uline{\hfill} \end{document} The only ...
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Is there any 1.75 spacing setting in latex? [duplicate]

I am using a template from overleaf. I am using \usepackage{setspace} and %\doublespacing \singlespacing But i feel doubespacing too large, single spacing too narrow. Is there a way to set 1.5 ...
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How can get Distance left in a row

I want to do some Q & A. The answer is on the right horizontal line. Here is what it looks like now: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} You answer: \underline{\hbox to [some length]mm{}} ;...
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How to show all margins frames and spacings in the text/equation?

The MWE below is showing the margins frame. This is cool, but not enough for me. I would like to show the text lines and the spacings around equations (above and below skips, etc). Is this possible?...
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List style and section style

I'm trying to change list style with a section style, but I have a problem. It looks without a new line between the first item and "Hello" \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{...
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KOMA Script: How to exactly reconstruct paragraph settings for parskip=… and others by using \setparsizes

1.) Verification: Is it correct to exactly reconstruct KOMA Script's paragraph settings for parskip=no in \documentclass[parskip=no]{scrbook} by using \setparsizes{1.0em}{0.0pt plus 1.0pt}{0.0pt ...
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KOMA Script: How to exactly reconstruct paragraph settings for parskip=full by using \setparsizes

How can I exactly reconstruct KOMA Script's paragraph settings for parskip=full in \documentclass[parskip=full]{scrbook} by using \setparsizes{indent}{distance}{last-line end space} ? I have ...
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How can I produce even line spacing in the following paragraph with loads of inline math formulas?

Normally when writing inline math formulas, in a paragraph of text, the line spacing is kept in tact but consider the following example produced with the following code \begin {document} \textbf{$...
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Writing \lineskiplimit=-\maxdimen produces blank space instead of equation when using the split equation from amsmath

I'm writing an mathematical article and find it not aestetically pleasing that writing math symbols inside plain text often produces uneven line spacing. I found a solution to this by writing \...
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How do you change the linespread for a just a certain part of the paper

I am trying to change the distance between lines for only a particular section of my paper. I am using \linespread{2} at the top of my paper and it seems that any other \linespread I use will be ...
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How to set a fixed baseline that doesn't stretch for ascenders or descenders?

Given many lines of text from a parameter or \input file, that contain end-of-line tags, ascenders and descenders: \documentclass{minimal} \begin{document} % Some Code <Here> to disable TeX ...
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How can I stop equations from moving up into blank space?

My document has a number of equations that are surrounded by text. After long sentences, the equations look fine. However, after short sentences, they do not: the problem is that the equations are '...
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Problem with linespace and parskip and font size

I am writing a thesis template with properties like word template. in MS Wors: Font size=14pt, linespace=1.2, space before chapter/section/subsection title = 30pt/27pt/20pt. What I have done so ...
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Distance between linebreaks differs

I wonder, why I get different gaps between linebreaks, depending on if the linebreak, innitiated by \\[5pt], is inside or outside the curly brackets. Why does it matter? Shouldn't it be the same? ...
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Line spacing in \tiny parallel footnotes

I'm using parallel footnotes in my document. Out of the box, it looks great: However, I want to reduce the footnote size to \tiny. Easy enough with this command: \renewcommand\footnotesize{\tiny} ...
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How to deal with underful vbox caused by formulas or floats?

In twoside documents, \flushbottom is automatically active in the KOMA classes. This works fine, as long as the text is filling all pages from top to bottom and formulas only appear in the middle of ...
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How add line spacing to a footnote with equations?

I need to add some footnotes that explain the equations used to obtain certain results. However, one is a fraction with a floor function and extends to the upper and lower lines. How do I add space ...
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Space Correction

I am using the deedy resume reversed and I am trying to correct the amount of spacing between "Kellstadt Graduate" (surrounded by the red box in the link below) that seems to be happening ...
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why my document class is not applied? [closed]

I'm so desperated, i'm writing the thesis and i can't configure the document-class. I'm naive of latex, so if you need more file, comment and i will provide. This is my document class, and the only ...
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Tabular-like alignment in algorithm

Is there a way to encapsulate every line in some dotted lines, and add on the right side 2 columns such that it would look the the picture below? And on every line I can write math equations or ...
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Same footnote spacing than baselineskip

I would like to know why exactly \setlength{\footnotesep}{\baselineskip} Is still not producing the same vertical spacing between footnotes than between lines inside footnotes themselves. This is ...
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How to get the \normalsize or \small font baselineskip size?

My documents uses memoir with \OnehalfSpacing and I am trying to get the \normalfont \f@baselineskip to set the \footnotesep with \SingleSpacing. I could just keep the default value of \footnotesep, ...
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\titlespacing* default values with amsart document class

I am using the amsart document class and I would like to change the spacing before and after section headings using the titlesec package. How do I find the \titlespacing* values (to insert in \...
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How can I see the line spacing between lines?

I have this command: \newcommand{\showfont} {% (\foreignlanguage{english} {% encoding: \f@encoding{}, family: \f@family{}, series: \f@series{}, shape: \f@shape{...
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Make longtable captions single spaced using memoir class

I am having a nightmare trying to solve this problem. It seems standard captions for figures and tables using memoir class are single spaced, but for tables created using longtable package they are ...
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Linespacing exception for tables and itemize and enumerate

With \setlength{\parindent}{4em} \setlength{\parskip}{1em} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{2.0} I am able to set the linespacing of my whole document. But I want to have my tables and itemize/...
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How can I make my LaTeX text look like Knuth's CWEB text?

I think this font is cmr, but what about the spacing?
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How do I shrink more letters/words into one line?

Basically, I'm looking for something like \mbox that won't break the document margins. I've tried using \sloppy but it didn't work. Both example are just a screenshots - both texts are written with ...
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Adjusting line spacing to original format with symbols with underset

I have set the line spacing of my Latex document to 1.5. In some part of my text, I use mathematical symbols with "underset". This has increased the line spacing compared to the original defined ...
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In the enumitem package, how can I independently adjust the vertical spacing between the final item in a list, and a brand new paragraph?

I'm typesetting a document for which I face certain constraints: The .tex file contains unicode characters, therefore I need to use a unicode-capable engine such as XeLaTeX to compile it. The ...
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Using Different line spacing in the paragraph of lyx

I am writing my thesis using Lyx 2.3.3. I have written my bibliography but the output is not looking how I want it to look I have a lot of spacing between lines. Can someone help me get the lines ...
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How to make one word render under another

I have text of word pairs and I want them to render by pair, one under another, like shown on the figure below: [UPDATE] In the source words arrive in pairs: word1 + word2, word3 + word4, so I need ...
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Negative line break command

Is there a command for a "negative line break" or for deleting line breaks? Something like -\\ such that: some\\ -\\ \\ \\text would display the same as some\\ \\text
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Remove spacing between repeated empty subsubsections

I'm writing a technical specification document, and each section is one part of the specification. But in many situations it makes sense to group together multiple parts of the specification and ...
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apply vertical set spacing for all align environments in document

I saw a lot solutions to this questions in here, unfortunately none of them works in my case. The code below works exactly as I would expect it. For my thesis however the \setlength{\abovedisplayskip}{...
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Why is the linespacing larger inside an empty environment? [duplicate]

I found myself perplex at the fact that the same command works a different line spacing when written inside an empty environment. Could somebody explain why, or at least give me a method to make the ...
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How to stop line width compression (line length limit)?

I need to generate pure Latex SVG files without any form of document layout or anything, just with a tight bounding box around the generated SVG. At the moment I am already achieving this using ...
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scrbook: Is \recalctypearea necessary when using \onehalfspacing?

Consider this simple Minimum Working Example (MWE): \documentclass[BCOR=10mm]{scrbook} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{blindtext} \KOMAoptions{DIV=calc} \onehalfspacing \recalctypearea \begin{...
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Change line spacing with setspace without changing space before chapter headings

I want to use onehalfspacing throughout my document except for the bibliography, the TOC and the list of figures and what so not. I could put all of these in groups and change the spacing within them, ...
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Change line spacing in code listings environnement

I can't get a small line spacing for the code environment. How to force it? basicstyle=\linespread{0.8} doesn't change anything. \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage{listings} \...
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Line spacing in Latex and Word

Currently, I am working on my master thesis, which requires to have 1.5 line spacing in the Word. Since I am working in TeXMaker, do you know which \linespread{} command gives me the line spacing 1....
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How to change linespacing according to font size? [duplicate]

I'm preparing some labels for sending some suitcases. How can I change the line spacing according to the font size? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{eurosym} \begin{document} \bfseries\...
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How to change line spacing to 1.15 lines? [duplicate]

How do i change the line spacing of my entire document to 1.15 lines?
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Creating custom environment changes line spacing [duplicate]

I want to create my own environment which I need to contain the equation environment within. However, doing so changes the spacing of the lines and how text behaves: Here is the code: \documentclass[...
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Single space but double space for paragraph separation

a bit new to LaTeX My paper is in single-space via \usepackage{setspace}\singlespacing but I have to use double-space for paragraph separation Any way to do this without having to get rid of \...
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Help With Spacing Correction

In the screenshot below, the spacing after the semi-colons are not identical, and the spacing after some commas are not identical. I have made red circles around the problem i am having. Why is this ...

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