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Is a \vspace placed on the end of a paragraph a bad LaTeX coding?

After a comment of @DavidCarlisle in a question about \vspace usage I tried to find out if, when and why a \vspace command should be avoided to added as a last command of a paragraph in order to add ...
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Change position of graphics in multicol environment

In a three-column document (using the multicol environment), I am having trouble to position inline graphics. From my understanding, no floating objects can be used in the multicol environment. I ...
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context: line between margin and text

I work with ConteXt. Here at StackExchange I found a code for LateX to put a line between the text and the margin/marginparagraph. This line is visible in the image below. After that, I switched to ...
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how to add vertical space between words and the underline effect?

I searched around here and did not find anything accurate to what I wanted. I would like to know other ways to increase the decrease in the space between underline and words as well as in this MWE ...
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How do I use \includegraphics with booktabs?

I'm making a reference document for my students regarding the 14 Bravais lattices. I've gotten this table to work but it is messy. Does anyone have suggestions on how to clean it up? (I've added ...
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Picture in LaTex table vertical centered

This is my first post here so please understand if I did something wrong. I want to have a table in LaTeX where icons should be displayed in the first column (centered) and text (vertically centered) ...
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Increase lstlisting vertical space in toc

I have found this post but the solution is not working for me. Grouping the list of listings by chapter I am using the package listings \usepackage{listings} \lstdefinestyle{sharpc}{language=[Sharp]...
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Add vertically-aligned text between two enumerate items

I'd like to get something like this: MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item $Y^2 - 1 = 0$ \quad (text) \item $Y^2 + 1 = 0$ \quad (text) \end{enumerate} \end{...
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Vertical line in chapter name

I added the vertical line after chapter number with following comma nds: \usepackage{titlesec, blindtext, color} \newsavebox\theCT \definecolor{gray75}{gray}{0.75} \newcommand{\hsp}{\hspace{20pt}} \...
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Vertical spacing inside \equation

I am writing my master's thesis and noticed that the spacing when using fractions is very small. T \begin{equation} \label{ASF} f_{ij}^{t}=\dfrac{\sum_{d=1}^{365}(Unique\; daily-user\; searches\; ...
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Glossaries increase vertical spacing without affecting the rest of the document

I need to increase the vertical spacing between the glossary entries. I found this solution: How to increase vertical spacing between entries when using glossaries long style? The problem is that if ...
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Avoid vertical spaces before figure to fill the page

I'm writing a latex document which contains a table. This table is doesn't fit the actual page so it's placed in the next page. The problem is that vertical spaces are added automatically in the ...
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How to left align equation numbering within multicolum?

I have the following code: \documentclass[11pt, spanish]{article} %\usepackage{babel} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{legalpaper, a4paper, %top=25mm, %bottom=25mm, ...
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align* has extra leading vertical space in mdframed

The problem Inside an mdframed environment, placing align* at the start of the environment produces extra vertical space above, whereas using \[\] instead does not create as much vertical space. ...
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Commenting an equation with a vertical bar

I want to use a vertical bar to comment on solving a simple equation. Do you know a way to do that with LaTeX ?
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Complex tables with multiple rows and columns and text in vertical

I am having difficulties with making this table, as it has multiple columns and rows and some text in vertical. Does anybody know what commands should I use? Thank you
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How can I make a curved graph in Tikz and vertical lines from the x-axis to that graph?

I am basically trying to make this figure in Tikz only better, but I can't figure out how to make the vertical lines from the x-axis to the graphs M(x). The function is M(x)=−1/2·q·x^2+1/2·q·L·x, ...
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Put vertical rotated text within minipage environment

I am creating a cheat sheet for a class and wanted to add some vertical text here: How do I go about doing this? Here is the code that I have thus far: CODE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[...
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How to generate a matrix in a box with lines separating the lines and columns?

This is what I'm trying to do, can anyone help?
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How to define vertical line correctly in axis environment?

I Would like to have three vertical dottetd lines from top to bottom to visibly divide the 4 functions. How can I do this. \documentclass[letter,12pt,twoside]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Vertical Centered Horizontal Line on the same line as text?

I'm trying to modify awesome cv so that the horizontal line is centered vertically in the line. The relevant line of code in awesome-cv.cls is the following declaration: \def\vhrulefill#1{\...
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Irregular Vertical Space Between (Customized) Sections

I created the following code with help from a template (already hollowed it out as far as I could such that the effect still remains): \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[margin=0.75in]{...
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Add vertical labels on left side of tikzpicture

I have a flowchart using tikz, and I'd like my legend to include a vertical label on the left side of the tikzpicture. Like above text. (Excuse my 10 second Paint MS flowchart)
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Space around vertical bar/pipe

I am new to Latex and am giving it a try on a homework assignment. My professor's notes (which are written in Latex) include a formula that looks like this: When I try and recreate this formula ...
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Align equations on equal and vertical bars between equals

I am aligning some equations using the \begin{aligned} from amsmath package. This aligns the equations using the = as alignment point, which is nice, but I also want a vertical line drawn between ...
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Vertical spacing from a reference point (beginning for me)

I know \vpace{} give us vertical spacing but I want something special. A code, or a group of codes, called it \x{} \x{2cm} gives as 2cm vertical spacing from the beginning of the page \x{6cm} gives ...
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Problem with \vline in tabular

is there a way to have the solution in the figure? without \multicolumn{}{} in every number? Thanks \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside,openright]{book} \usepackage{makeidx} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Summary spacing problem

Goodmorning, I'm trying without any success to vertically align the "abstract" word in the first page of my final thesis. I'm able to do it if I don't insert the "edit with latex" sentence but I'd ...
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Tables in LyX: too much vertical space in cell with fixed column width and wrapped text

In a cell with fixed column width and wrapped text in a table - the table is generated entirely in LyX, rather than LaTeX - there is too much vertical space in that cell. Image below; problem ...
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\begin{array}{ccc:ccc} : No error, but just not working properly

I would like to add a vertical dashed line between the third and fourth column. The following is my code. This code is working well with my thesis template, but a vertical dashed line is not appearing ...
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Create custom chapter template in scrbook

I am in the final format alignment of my dissertation with the publisher. Unfortunately, there are some requirements that I need to fulfill but struggle with implementing. I am using scrbook. In the ...
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How to get rid of vertical white space in general?

There seem to be a lot of specific examples online -- how to get rid of white space around an equation, how to get rid of white space around a list. Is there no one way to remove these big bands of ...
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tabu m-column vertical alignment not working after package updates

After MIKTEX package updates vertical m-column alignment in tabu does not work anymore. See MWE below \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabu} \begin{document} \tabulinesep=3pt Result using tabu: ...
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Divider between two specific table columns?

I have a table that logically looks like this: ----------------------------------------- | METACOLUMN A | METACOLUMN B | ----------------------------------------- | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 1 | ...
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vertical spacing in one equation (not align)

\begin{equation} I_D=\frac{I_{sc_n}+K_i\Delta T}{exp\left(\frac{V_{oc_n}+K_v\Delta T}{nN_sV_t}\right)} \end{equation} That's my equation and here's its appearance I think I can change the vertical ...
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Title page layout with vertical line and central figure [duplicate]

I'm sorry if this is somehow related to some other question but I have to submit my thesis in a few days and, as you may imagine, I'm running out of time :) I've tried to look up any other related ...
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Text on both side of vertical line

I want text on both sides of a vertical line, that expands over several rows. Until now it worked for me using this code. But apparently that works only if the text with more than one row is on the ...
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Require height of certain box

I want a way to create a command (or the equivalent) like \boxspecifiedheight{8in}{This is some text.} which uses 8 inches of vertical space. If the sentence was replaced by 5 or 6 sentences, that ...
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“Actually” plain beamer's frame with (left) sidebar themes: problem with footnotes' vertical position

I'm in the process of creating a customized beamer's frame "actually" plain with a sidebar theme (PaloAlto). By: setting the frametitle's width to \paperwidth instead of \paperwidth-\beamer@...
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Fit vertical text into table cell

I am making a relatively simple table in LaTeX however, I came across a problem. I am trying to make the following table: However, I get the following: My MWE is the following: \documentclass{...
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How to draw such figure?

I am trying to draw figure shown below, how do i proceed to get i don't know Here is my MWE which i tried so far \documentclass{article} \usepackage{chemfig} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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Controlling vertical space within a cases environment

I'm trying to define a function that requires a large amount of text in a cases environment. By adding a \\ I can create some space between the top and bottom lines, but i'd rather create a ...
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PGFplots: Vertical line attached to x-axis

I want to plot a small vertical line from y = 0 on certain x coordinates, connected to a node. However, the vertical line does not stick/connect correctly to the x-axis. \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
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Fitting row space in an array

I have a simple array and some fractions are lying in under \displaystyle. The problem is that they collide with the upper and lower \hline, i.e. they lack of horizontal space. I know there might be a ...
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Discontinuous vertical dash lines in tabularx, booktabs environment

I have a very large table includes results of 4 different methods, and my supervisor suggested me to use vertical lines to separate methods for readability. However, when I use vertical dashed lines ...
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short vertical line in footer fancyhdr

I'm having trouble to get the vertical line in the footer shorter. I don't want the line to be pulled through to the bottom of the page. Instead I want it either only the height of the page number or ...
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Replicating a tricky vertical design on LaTex

I've been writing my own class for a document, mostly because the document uses several unconventional design requirements, and I though writing a class from scratch would be better than adapting an ...
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How to change vertical spacing on frontmatter chapters

I'm new to latex, and I'm writing a document (book), since vertical space above \chapter is to big I want to reduce it, for chapters in the mainmatter I have no problem, because I use \documentclass ...
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Cant make vertical line that fills the page

Hello everyone, im trying to make this, this is made in word where you can insert a marginbox with a line. But i just can seem seem to make the: 1: margin box with line, and so that normal text doesnt ...
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A simple table with a (baseline?) problem

I am trying to make a simple table with vertical centering, but after I compile there is a larger vertical space between "She" and "He" in the output. I have taken the table down to its simplest and ...