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For enumerated list such as:

\item One
\item Two
\item Three

the center and centering commands don't seem to work, and the list sticks to the left hand side of the page. Is it possible to centre such a list, or would I have to use something other than enumerate?

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Have you tried using a minipage or box? – Mario S. E. Apr 8 '13 at 12:49
do you want to centre the block as a whole or to centre each item separately (both are possible) – David Carlisle Apr 8 '13 at 12:50
@DavidCarlisle the block as a whole – Danger Fourpence Apr 8 '13 at 12:52
up vote 7 down vote accepted

You can center the list in a minipage but rather than have to guess a width for the minipage you can use the varwidth package:

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X\dotfill X

\item One
\item Two
\item Three
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thanks, I've added a reference after the list, to the bottom right using \hfill, so I've found that center works better than centering. – Danger Fourpence Apr 8 '13 at 13:12

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