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This refers to my previous question

How to reduce space in begining but not in end of itemize

Now I need to control spacing in the last of itemize like I could control in the beginning as suggested in previous question. How can I control it?

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Surely this is a duplicate of Vertical space in lists? – Alan Munn Feb 28 '13 at 4:34
@AlanMunn, I think this is not what i want. I need to control spacing before and after itemlist list. – manish Feb 28 '13 at 6:14
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The following addresses both questions - how to adjust the separation above and below an itemize environment. It's done using a key-value approach (thanks to [keyval](ht, which allows you to set beforeskip and afterskip (defaults are 0pt).

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\usepackage{keyval}% http://ctan.org/pkg/keyval
\noindent Here is some text. Regular \verb|itemize|:
  \item stuff \item stuff \item 
Here is some text. New \verb|mylist|:
  \item stuff \item stuff \item
Here is some text. New \verb|mylist| with \verb|beforeskip=-\baselineskip|:
  \item stuff \item stuff \item
Here is some text. New \verb|mylist| with \verb|afterskip=-\baselineskip|:
  \item stuff \item stuff \item
Here is some text. New \verb|mylist| with \verb|beforeskip=afterskip=-\baselineskip|:
  \item stuff \item stuff \item
Here is some text.
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I changed 0 pt to 10pt still no change. I need to control its spacing in points. How can i do it? – manish Feb 28 '13 at 7:48

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