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I am a retired software developer. I retired at the end of 2003 and since then my computer programming activities have been for recreational purposes. I find Mathematica excellent for that.

I started using Mathematica in 1997 (Ver. 3). I am currently using Ver. 9. Although I have used Mathematica for all kinds of stuff, I use it mostly to pursue my long standing interest in Euclidean geometry, both in the classical Greek synthetic form and in the more modern analytical form.


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This question appears to be off-topic because it is too localized; i.e, it applies only to the local situation and needs of its poster and answers will not benefit others.
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@Mr.Wizard. Edited answer to add code. It was posted in the chat room where we discussed this question. Sorry I didn't think to show it.
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answered Shift text upwards in graphics so characters with descenders clear horizontal lines
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Click on the stack exchange logo on the site toolbar. On the drop down menu, click on "chat"
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comment Shift text upwards in graphics so characters with descenders clear horizontal lines
Your sample code doesn't reproduce your problem on my system. Both h and g are aligned to same baseline, with the descender of the g going below the line. Might be good to discuss this in chat. I'll open a chat room.
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How do you want it adjusted? And with respect to what? Also, I think you need to post more code. Context is important here. An example pruned down to two or three time lines will do.
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