# [texhax] Text vertical shifting in output

Rodolfo Medina rodolfo.medina at gmail.com
Fri May 15 14:17:07 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?
>>
>> [...]
>>
>> 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.

Ulrike Fischer <news3 at nililand.de> writes:

> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage{color,lipsum}
> \begin{document}
>
> abc
> \raisebox{-5\baselineskip}[0pt][0pt]{%
>  \color{red}some text shifted around}
>
> \lipsum[1]
>
> \end{document}

Thanks for your help.  But I should have mentioned that I'm a plain TeX user.

Bye
Rodolfo