# [texhax] Text vertical shifting in output

Rodolfo Medina rodolfo.medina at gmail.com
Thu May 14 12:14:26 CEST 2009

Rodolfo Medina wrote:

>> Suppose that I put here:
>>
>>  <some text>
>>
>> , but I want that in the output it is shifted a few lines vertically down,
>> i.e. in the output it should not appear where I put it in the source tex
>> file but a few lines below.
>>
>> Is it possible, and how?

"Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd)" <P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk> writes:

> Precede it by \vskip n\baselineskip,
> where n = "a few".

I'll try to better explain what I want: only <some text> should be shifted
down, but not the text following it.  In other words, <some text> should be
output by TeX n lines forward respect to where it is in the source, but not the
rest of the text.

Rodolfo