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Questions tagged [vertical-alignment]

{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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How to correctly vertical-center cells in a tabularx?

I want to add additional spacing to table rows/cells for a tabularx. However, after setting \arraystretch to something larger than 1 and setting \tabularxcolumn to m (see below), I notice that the ...
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Why is tikz boxes started on different y-levels?

I've this code that suppose to draw a schedule/schema/timetable \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[top=5mm, bottom=5mm, left=5mm, right=5mm]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Vertically Centered Table Header and General Table Aesthetics

What what be the best way of making "ID" vertically centered in the header in the table below? Also, are there any suggestions or recommendations that anyone would have to make this table more ...
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Beamer: Multiple blocks with images - vertical centering of rows

I have a slide with multiple blocks, each in a seperate column. Each block should contain two images on top of each other. In my use case these are tikzpictures, but here I just use includegraphics. ...
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how to fit this tree within the default margins?

i have the following code and wish it to fit the default margins without making he page vertical, is it possible to do this? \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{forest} \...
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Remove extra vertical padding before tabular in textpos absolute environment

I am trying to position a tabular using textpos in absolute mode. In my observation there is some extra spacing that gets added before the first row. This leads to misalignment in the the vertical ...
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How to align these two expressions, one has one more number?

I am trying to align (-(a-1)^2-1)x+(-(a-1)^2-1) and (-(a-1)^2-1)x+1 using \phantom command. Since (-(a-1)^2-1)x+1 is missing the (-(a-1)^2-1) part, I added \phantom{(-(a-1)^2-1)}, but there is an ...
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how i can move text?

How can I move a "text "or this part in image up ?
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color within cell interferes with vertical alignment [duplicate]

Adding \color{<value>} inside the rightmost cell of a 2x1 table creates a vertical offset relative to the leftmost cell. Why, and how to remedy it? \documentclass{report} \usepackage{xcolor} %...
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Typeset glyph boxes from The TeXbook, chapter 11

I've tried an example from The TeXbook but I do not get what Knuth says: see the snippet below. I should have got some rectangles but instead I've got the aligned text which has letters exactly as ...
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Space after exercise

The following example is of an exercise followed by a paragraph: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xsim} \begin{document} \begin{exercise} This is some text for an exercise. \end{exercise} And now ...
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Table text alignment problem

I have a problem with alignment in the table. I want to vertically center alignment the first column of a table like 'After' image. In the code I uploaded, the text in the first column is at the top,...
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Force text in minipage to top

Hi I am trying to force text to the top of a minipage, but nothing seems to be working. I am still new to Latex do I dont know much. I am using overleaf to edit the file I put two minipages side by ...
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Vertical alignment of node contents

In TikZ, I know that the relevant properties to control the shape and text-alignment of a node are: minimum width and minimum height (outer shape) AFAIU baseline is used to align the nodes themselves,...
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Newline after \hbox “Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph”

This question has been aksed elsewhere , but it is not obvious from answers there how do I achieve one more empty line after \hfill i.e. something similar to this without a Warning: \underline{motto:}...
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Even spaces at the top and bottom of body of text

Why isn't the tcolorboxvert. centered relative to the body of text? How to remedy? PS1: How doesn't the ruler specified by \DeclareNewLayer get displayed? PS2: this is a follow up to "disabling ...
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How do I vertically align all entries in a relatively complicated table?

I'm relatively new to Latex, but found it pretty useful in writing up my thesis. However, I'm having trouble with a slightly complicated table and how the it is presenting itself after running. I used ...
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Align enumeration list containing math items with tabular

I'm trying to have the following horizontal alignment of (enumerated) questions, but for some reason there is a misalignment in all the columns except for the first. Or maybe it is the first that is ...
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Controling the gap between footer and body of text

Since this is A6, trying to maximize body of text. Yet I also need a footer that has some room for itself underneath it. How can I narrow the gap between the two? To be clear, in this example, how can ...
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Vertical alignment of \mathsmaller letters

Some context: In denoting a perturbation of a matrix, $A+\Delta A$ (in $$ or \[\]), I do not like how large the Δ is. Makes $\Delta A$ look like "Δ times $A$" rather than a descriptive prefix showing ...
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Vertical position of minipages in a tabular

I have a problem with the tabular environment: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ccc} \begin{minipage}[t]{0.33\linewidth} \fbox{\parbox{4cm}{Texte 1 Texte 2 ...
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vertical align / vertical centering for custom defined \newcolumntype column

with the following code, I produce a table containing cells with one and two lines: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{...
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Table content alignment

I checked the questions related to this content, But i couldn't find a solution, that is helpful to me. I have issue in alignment of the table contents. I am using the multirow option and including ...
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Vertical alignment of binary relation symbol

As far as I understand, binary relations like $\Vdash$ are (vertically) centered to properly fit uppercase letters. For example, $A \Vdash B$ looks fine. I use this symbol in a context where it is ...
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Inconsistent spacing after multicols inside figure

I have a document with three columns of text in which I am positioning figures at the bottom of certain pages. These figures contain lists of items across three columns. Here is what this looks like: ...
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Horizontally and vertically centered multi-lined cells

I want a table where the cells contain either a single line of text or two lines of text, and the cell contents are both horizontally and vertically centered. The height of the cells should be 2cms ...
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Marginnote section alignment

I have a chapter table of contents inserted as a margin note. Is there a way to align the margin note and section header? I have tried inserting the margin note definition in the section header as ...
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Most practical way to create numbered ladder drop layout

I am searching for the most canonical way to create a skew or drop ladder equation chain layout (as described e.g. in sections 14.2.2 and 14.2.3 of the breqn package, except I don't want to use the ...
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Alignment of vertical equal signs

I'm using the method given by the first answer in this post, with a slight modifcation, to produce the following: This is pretty good, but there are two issues I'd like to fix if possible: The font ...
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Marginnotes get slightly misaligned with flushbottom [duplicate]

Flushbottom is "on" by default in the book class, but sometimes messes up the alignment of marginnotes when additional margin between paragraphs is added to ensure that lines end on the same height on ...
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How to fill landscape page with four images

I have huge set of weather related images with are plotted for 12 months for various cities. I would like to present these images to the users in the form of pdf in landscape layout in an organised ...
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Vertical alignment of equation and text in minipage

I'm trying to define a command (\formule) with two arguments: the first one is the math equation(s) and the second one the text to be displayed on its right side. The difficulty is that the second ...
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Aligning vector elements to rows of matrix (vertical alignment) in matrix-vector multiplication

When the matrix is complex and the vector is simple, the output does not look good: Code: \begin{bmatrix} \displaystyle\sum_{i=1}^M{(x_i)^2} & \displaystyle\sum_{i=1}^M{(x_i)} \\ \displaystyle\...
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How to modify this code to add more vertical space in timeline that uses Tikz

I am using code by @szantaii from How can you create a vertical timeline? I know there other timeline code in Latex, but I like to use the above solution, since the vertical timeline has the actual ...
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Children misalignment in forest

Problem I am trying to draw a tree diagram with forest package. I have multiline children including the \texttt command and a one-line child with normal text. This results in a misalignment among the ...
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How to vertically align and scale images within a tabularx environment

How does one scale the images and also vertically centre align the images. Relevant Research: I have looked at the following links to better understand and try out their recommendations: LaTeX \...
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How can I align multiple aligned environments?

I have this equations: \begin{align} \begin{aligned} x&=y & z&=w & k&=j \\ a&=b & c&=d & e&=f \\ \end{aligned} \\ \begin{aligned} x+a&=y+...
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Too much white space after large equation in memoir class

I'm currently writing my thesis using the memoir class and I have experienced some unwanted behavior when typing large equations. LaTeX adds a ridiculous amount of vertical white space to place the ...
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Text in table cells isn't in the center

Question: Here i am working with a simple table in which i am finding that some text are not centrally(vertically) align. How can i solve this issue? MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[ ...
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How to align node labels in tikz vertically if one of the labels has a superscript?

I've faced a problem trying to align vertically labels of 2 nodes. One of the labels has a superscript and that's why the label is not at the same level with another one. Here's the code to show what ...
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Manually adjust length and width of table (Cells)

Question: In the following table i would like to adjust length and height of every cell, how can i do this? MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{...
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A table, an image and a description (top aligned)

I have a similar problem to this one: How to top align text and image in table? What I want is a table essentially like this one over on Wikipedia, with an image in the first column and a textual ...
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How do I write a vertically-stacked definition of a sequence?

I'm trying to reproduce this notation in LaTex but to no avail. This means $e_j$ has the value of $0$ in all other coordinates except for the j-th one. I can only do the part without $(j)$: $e_{...
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Aligning several columns of varied-height subfigures of subfigures

I'm attempting to align a 3-column x 2-row grid of figures, where the top row is aligned to the top and the bottom row to the bottom. I define the subfigures as columns so that caption numbering ...
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Fix vertical space for all display equations for all possibilities

I'm having a much difficult requirement which I explained below in details (refer the screen shots) and the tags are as follows: \documentclass[10pt]{book} \usepackage{mathtools}%to load amsmath \...
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stackrel, vertical alignment and math operators

In the following MnWE, the macro \lhypbad produces a good vertical alignment but doesn't respect the space around the math operator <. See the picture below. What is the best way to fix that ? \...
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How to typset an “aligned” glossary (list of acronyms) with automatic widest-entry calculation (using glossaries-extra)? [duplicate]

I am currently using the package glossaries-extra with the IEEEtran class (in 2-column). I need to typeset a list of acronyms. So far, I have managed to get the basics working. However, the list of ...
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Center text vertically on page with \vspace*{\fill} — More space at top of the page

I want to center text on a page vertically and horizontally. I took the answer from here https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/2327/110351 and created the following document: \documentclass[pagesize=auto, ...
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Column specifier cm{10mm} does not horizontally and vertically align text in a cell

I want a slide with a table of 5 columns. Each column width should be 10mm. The text in each cell should be both vertically and horizontally centered. Code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{array} ...
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How to vertically align verbatim text and image in two columns to the top in Beamer?

Code: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[t,fragile] \begin{columns}[T] \begin{column}{0.45\textwidth} \begin{verbatim} Lorem ipsum dolor sit \end{verbatim} ...