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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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Unsucessfully, using BibLaTeX and running XeLaTeX, I tried to reduce the spacing of bibliography header

I tried by the middle of the following questions: How to reduce size of bibliography header Vertical space after Bibliography name Changing the heading style of references section How can I reduce ...
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LaTeX Awesome CV - Space after entries

for some sections, i do not wish to put a bullet/description, however a space is automatically generated regardless if the bullet or description is filled out. i want to make this space only generate ...
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if statement to remove spacing between lines

i am working on a resume using a latex template. in the template, there is spacing in case you wish to add an additional bullet point. however, if you don't add that bullet point, the spacing stays ...
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How to Make Two Different Headers

I wanted to create such a model, but it misconceived. I want one like that. The different headers because the second has a line that splits the text. In the first one besides the logo, the line, the ...
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ConTeXt: uniform line height

Returning to this example, I would like to change the "Left 1" \heading to a \subheading while keeping the two "Left 1", "Right 1" headings vertically lined-up. And assuming ConTeXt: uniform handling ...
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Spacing between footnotes similar to spacing in footnote

I add line spacing to my main text with \setstretch{1.18} and to footnotes with \setstretch{1.22}. When there are multiple footnotes on a page I of course want the spacing between the last line of one ...
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How to set particular spacing between first two lines?

I have this code \textbf{An example of description:} \begin{description} \item[enumerate] let you create enumerated lists. \item[itemize] let you create something \item[description] let you create ...
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Change line spacing for a table inside a document [duplicate]

I am writing a document using agujournal2018.cls template. The template could be found here. I have a lengthy table inside my document which do not fit A4 page with double spacing. I want minimum ...
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Spacing with French accents

I am writing a text in English where I frequently use sidebars with the spacing of 0.8. The French word Ecole creates a problem because there is an accent on E (\'Ecole), and TeX feels that extra ...
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Tikzpicture with remember picture and overlay inserting vertical space

I am trying to insert additional vertical space at the top, but instead this vertical space is inserted after the first title line: However, if I comment out \TikzDecorations[2], I obtain the ...
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set font size and line spacing

I need a font size of 12 pt and a line spacing of 1.5 lines. I try: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \linespread{1.5} %regulate line spacing \renewcommand{\normalsize}{\fontsize{12pt}{0}\...
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How to set hard line breaks in Texstudio

I am using Texstudio in Ubuntu 18.04 as a Latex editor. I need to set hard line breaks. Can't find any way. The main issue I'm having is that in my editor, I see the soft line breaks (i..e., a new ...
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Too much vertical space after displayed math in tasks environment

Tasks package inserts too much vertical space after displayed math: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tasks} \begin{document} \begin{tasks} \task \[ X\rule{10cm}{1pt}X \] \task \[ Y\rule{10cm}{...
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How can I stop LaTeX from spacing sentences to fill the width of the page?

N.B. I'm unsure how to phrase the problem that I have, which might be why I havent found an answer yet. The bibliography for a document I am writing justifies the sentences (in order not to split ...
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Line Spacing of a Node Label too big

I am creating a family tree in Latex. For styling reasons I wanted to insert some pictures and discribe this pictures with some information. For this I created some extra nodes which I placed by hand ...
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Formatting requirements

I need to follow the following formatting requirements: Paperformat - DIN A 4 Edge left - 6 cm Edge right - 2 cm Edge top / bottom - 2 cm (edge includes pagenumbers) Fontsize - Times 12 pt ...
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change the spacing between lines within a fullcite

I am creating a beamer presentation with references, listed as fullcites. Some of those entries are taking too much space on the slides because the spacing between lines (that belong to the same ...
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How to add space in between lines with \bfseries? [duplicate]

I have a title that I created with \bfseries, however it is long so it takes up two lines. There is barely any space between the two lines so I would like to add some space. I've tried changing some ...
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How can I change the space between lines in theorem?

I am using the amsthm package. I need to change the space between the lines of the paragraph in the body of the all theorems only in the theorem environment and not in the other parts of my report.. ...
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Tiny, tightly spaced, unnumbered footnotes in beamer presentation (possibly with columns)

For reasons outside my control, I need to put tiny, tightly spaced, and unnumbered footnotes in a beamer frame. The frame possibly contains columns, in which case the footnotes should be at the bottom ...
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Changing line spacing issue

I am using a university template, according to my reviewer my line spacing of paragraph is not 1.5. So while trying to change I found this in cls file. \def\setstretch#1{\renewcommand{\...
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Getting extra spaces in two-sided document, but not in one-sided document [duplicate]

When I changed the article type from one-sided to two-sided, the spacing between certain enumerated lists increased exorbitantly. If I switch it back to one-sided type, the spacing vanishes and the ...
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How to fix underfull \hbox in a template

I am using the following template for a resume (https://www.overleaf.com/latex/examples/curriculum-vitae/ztykfkztnqfh) with class moderncv, style banking. The problem is, there is an underfull \hbox ...
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Why does adding `\par` here add vertical space in a different place?

I've been playing around with LaTeX trying to really learn how spacing works in-depth. Here's a silly bit of code that I've been experimenting with: \documentclass[]{article} % Draw a raised \...
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Proper spacing for texts added in between date and abstract on the title page?

As the code shown below, I want to add two lines between date and abstract head, while maintaining the proper spacing so that the title is moved towards the top. Right now, if my abstract is long ...
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Make Tikz nodes look like text lines

I want to create a figure where I have multiple nodes of text and make them look like a proper multi-line text. Essentially I need two things: Figure out the proper node distance to use (I got this ...
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Adjust text spacing in tikz box

In the code given below (based off code found on GitHub), how do I go about reducing the distance from the text to the tikz box? CODE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[landscape]{geometry} \...
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Overfull vbox with koma and setspacing

I had got the same problem as in this question: Overfull vbox with scrbook and setspacing Adding \recalctypearea after \usepackage[onehalfspacing]{setspace} cleared the warnings, but I have a follow ...
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Extra space under first line of text after \section

Having fixed an earlier case of intrusive line-spacing, I now have white-space being added after the first line of a \section (not after the section title itself, after the first line of text below it)...
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match line spacing in different minted code snippents

I want to compare pseudo-code snippets from 2 made up languages side by side. I matched them in number of lines but the line spacing is different, so the lines are not aligned 1:1 even though they ...
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Extra blank lines in reledpar within paragraph

I am formatting a facing-page translation using reledmac/reledpar and I am seeing occasional (apparently random) extra blank lines in mid-paragraph where there is no break in the source text. You can ...
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Line spacing applied to wrong row of tabular

I observed very strange spacing problems in a tabular seemingly caused by the array package. Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{array} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{...
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Reledmac - interline (line spacing)

A simple question. Is there any way to change the interline of a Reledmac text (namely, between a \pstart and a \pend) without messing the algorithm of page-breaking? I tried to move up the 11.5 ...
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How to fix underfull \vbox error

I have to write a scientific report with a very specific set of rules regarding the layout of the page and a line spacing of 1.5. I finished the report with the default line spacing, and had no errors....
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Why does LaTeX automatically insert unwanted spaces after a float page generated by `\clearpage` command?

I have a paper with three large floats that go to the end of the document when compiling the source code, their position vary depending on how I update the content, but they even go to the middle of ...
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Different spacing between single- and multi-line intertext in align

I currently have an issue when typesetting an align environment. I have a relatively long list of equations which should all be centered on a single character, but I want text in between the equations,...
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How to reduce spacing in aligned equations?

I currently have the following markup to render aligned equations: \[ \begin{split} \sum_{j=1}^{n+1} j \cdot j! &= \overbrace{(n+1)!-1}^{A(n)} + (n+1) \cdot (n+1)! \\ &= ((n+1)+1) \cdot (n+1)!...
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Space between lines in center environment

How to give more space between two line when using the center environment. When I am giving 4 \\ it gives an error.
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How to set different line spacing in tabular and main body?

I want the main body to have 1.5 line spacing, while tabular environments should have the default (i.e. smaller) line spacing. However, the code below gives 1.5 line spacing to the whole document, ...
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Why I have different space between some par?

If I enable the ban of hanging rows: \clubpenalty=10000 \widowpenalty=10000 for some reason, the distance between several paragraphs begins to change. Especially to make it noticeable, I increased ...
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Line spacing 18 pt in r markdown [duplicate]

Iam writing my thesis in r markdown and want to change the line spacing to 18 pt. But i cant find a solution for it. I only found the setting for onehalf spacing or 1.5 spacing but no for exactly some ...
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Unexplainable change of line spacing

I am currently writing my bachelor's thesis and have encountered some very peculiar behavior in LaTeX which I frankly cannot explain. I am using the setspace package and have \onehalfspacing set at ...
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How to reduce spacing between list when used in columns?

I am not able to write code here so I am attaching a link to code ShareLatex .cls and .tex file In last bullets when it goes to next line, the spacing is more than rest of bullet points. How can I set ...
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Different spacing in itemize when using Beamer

When using the following example, the second item has a little smaller spacing. Using the same code without Beamer (e.g., in article class) the spacing is equal. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{...
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Vertical spacing with \cmidrule with datatool table

I would like to insert a cmidrule when I have an empty line in a table produced by the datatool package and also use \bottomrule. Both of these yield excess vertical space above the line: How do I ...
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Add extra row height except the first for “array”

I know for tabular, there is \extrarowheight that can add the extra row height to every row. Now I have a special purpose that I must need the array environment. However, \extrarowheight does not work ...
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How to use \SetSinglespace from setspace?

The file setspace.sty documents the command \SetSinglespace: % GT: Tue 10 Dec 1996: Instead of fixing singlespacing to exact unity, % allow user to redefine it (only slightly, please!) from its ...
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Strange vertical space in tikz text node

I am using chapter decorations from template "Legrand Orange book". But I am getting very strange vertical spacing with it. See the picture. because of capital letter H spacing between 3rd and 4th ...
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Line spacing with line in between

I would like to make an article that has a line spacing between each line and each space contains a horizontal line. The space needs to be large enough for writing notes by hand. The code below works ...
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setstretch and todonotes

I'm attempting to use the todonotes package to make margin annotations connected to points in a text. In order to give more space for the annotations, I'd like to be able to increase the line spacing ...