# chip Lyx 4.2 latex

I am a recent user of Lyx. In settings, I have chosen the French language, but after compiling my text, symbols Itemize (dot, dash, star, small point) all have the same shape (the dash). At each level, it is always a tiret. I have tried to add to the beginning of the document this TeX command \noextrasfrancais but still have the same problem.

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The correct way should be to add \frenchbsetup{StandardItemLabels=true} after \usepackage[french]{babel} –  egreg Nov 5 '12 at 20:25

You should add \frenchbsetup{StandardItemLabels=true} in your preamble:

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
\usepackage[french]{babel}
\frenchbsetup{StandardItemLabels=true}

\begin{document}

\begin{itemize}
\item a
\begin{itemize}
\item b
\begin{itemize}
\item c
\begin{itemize}
\item d
\end{itemize}
\item e
\end{itemize}
\item f
\end{itemize}
\item g
\end{itemize}

\end{document}


How to do it in LyX is beyond my knowledge.

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One can add stuff to the preamble by going to Document --> Settings --> LaTeX Preamble. –  Torbjørn T. Nov 5 '12 at 22:59