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I am trying to write cover letter using Latex, I found out about newlfm class, I almost got what I wanted, but I can't make him indent any paragraphs.

What I want is to get first line of every paragraph indented. Is it possible to achieve something like that using this class?

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How about \setlength\parindent{5pt} (Place this in the preamble.)? You can change the paragraph indentation with this for the entire document. –  azetina Jun 7 '12 at 21:30
    
Easiest solutions are the best it seems :). Thanks –  Andna Jun 7 '12 at 21:33

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You need to modify the paragraph indentation command \parindent with \setlength\parindent{length}. For example:

\documentclass{newlfm}
\usepackage{lipsum}
\setlength\parindent{1cm}

\begin{document}
\lipsum[2]
\lipsum[3] 
\end{document}

See result:

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