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Optional argument to \item to appear in brackets after the counter

Usually, when you have the following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Mary \item[had] a little \item lamb \end{enumerate} \end{...
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Automatic numbering of nested environments / items

I would like to have an environment, let's call it nested, which produces output like Case 1: top level item 1 Case 2: top level item 2 Case 2.1: nested item 1 Case 2.2: nested item 2 Case 2.2.1: ...
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Is it possible to get the current item number and perform arithmetic on it in enumerate environment?

That is, suppose that I am at item n and I want to make a reference to item n - 3 without explicitly specifying it.
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How to let enumeration start at (0) automatically?

As we know the enumeration usually begin at (1), then followed by (2), (3),... My question: How to start at (0)? I know \item[(0)] will work, but how do I do this automatically? That is, make it as a ...
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Resuming in enumerate with roman numerals

I want to suspend and resume an enumerated list, with Roman numerals. I am using the enumerate and mdwlist packages and have the following: \begin{enumerate}[I] \item Item \item Item \suspend{...
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Enumerate inside a theorem environment

I use the enumitem package: \usepackage[shortlabels]{enumitem} And I put some numeration like this in a theorem environment with \theoremstyle{plain}: \begin{prop} We have \begin{...
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color fill an item of an enumerated list

I've recently seen How to "bubble in"/color fill an item counter ((A),(B),(C),...) in an enumerated list and I just wondered: what if I'd like to enumerate my list with the arabic numbers, i....
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Creating an enumerate-description style environment

I've been trying to create a list environment to produce something that does the following: It has a counter (like the enumerate environment). The first line of each item is an overview of the item (...
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How to achieve enumerated list or perhaps table of this form?

I'm trying to replicate a list in some mathematics that I'm looking at and am struggling to figure out how to do it. So far I've tried using a table and it's not looking great. Below is a link ...
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enumitem-shortlabels: How to change the counter of items? [duplicate]

I use the enumitem package with shortlabels. \usepackage[shortlabels]{enumitem} Now I've got \begin{enumerate}[(L 1)] \item blablabla \item blablabla \end{enumerate} and it goes like (...
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Minimal syntax alternative to enumerate environment [duplicate]

Is there an alternative to the enumerate environment in LaTeX where I can define a nested list with a minimal syntax like that of Markdown or something similar, e.g.: \begin{minimallist} - Fruit ...
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How to create enumerate environment with item number in the format (i,j)?

\begin{enumerate}[(i)] \item \end{enumerate} This gives the items with roman numbering. But I want to numbering in (i,j) format, i.e. I want my items numbered like (1,2),(1,1), (5,4) etc. What to ...
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How to “bubble in”/color fill an item counter ((A),(B),(C),…) in an enumerated list

I'm trying to make an answer explanation guide for a test where the correct answer is "bubbled in". I've tried using the enumitem package and tikz as shown in this post (Enumerated list with blue ...
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Enumeration with several items per line, several lines and nicely formatted

Based on Alan's answer here, I would like to be able to create nicely formatted "inline" enumerated lists. The issue I have is that the space between items on a line is always fixed, which does not ...
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Indenting First Paragraph in a List

I have an enumerate environment and each item contains several paragraphs. Normally, none of the paragraphs are indented, but using the enumitem package, I can set the listparindent to make all but ...
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Disable indentation in enumerate temporarily

I would like to place an unindented \fbox inside an enumerate environment. \begin{enumerate} \item Some text. \par\fbox{a} \item Some more text. \end{enumerate} The above code produces: ...
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How to get a properly indented custom enumerate list (with checklist-style blanks)?

I'm trying to make an enumerated checklist that looks like this: Paragraph text here that says really cool stuff. Notice how the list after is properly indented ___ 1. Thing 1 ___ 2....
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How do I have the list item appear on the top left of the image? [duplicate]

I am including an image with the graphicx package in an enumerated list. \begin{enumerate} \item \includegraphics[width=100px]{my_image.png} \end{enumerate} The list item number appears on the ...
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Inserting non-indented mdframed object in outline

I want to be able to put an mdframed object inside of an outline environment without it being indented to the indentation level that I'm at, and so that I can continue the outline after the mdframed ...
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Enumeration marker appears centered to the left of the table

\item \begin{tabular}{ |l| l| l| } ... \end{tabular} \quad \begin{tabular}{ |l| l| l| } ... \end{tabular} The following causes the enumeration marker (ie, "(b)"), to appear in the ...
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Alignment for equations with numbering in enumeration environment and in environment of cases

I have problem of alignment in the following, please check and suggest solution: \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{equation} \kappa_{a,b}(t)=\begin{cases} e^{at}, & 0\leq t<\...
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How to refer to number of items in a list before the list appears in the .tex file?

I would like LaTeX to "know" how many items there are in a certain list. I want this number to be stored in a variable. In such a way I hope that this variable is sampled during the first compilation ...
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Indentation of a label enumi by using renewcommand in LaTeX

I need to set the format of the enumerate so each time I use it, it always behaves like this way for example: chapter 1 Algebra 1.1. Introduction... Definition D1.1. (Vector Space)... A vector space ...
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Random shuffle itemize

Is there an environment (or macro for itemize) that shuffles all items randomly each time the pdf is generated?
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Enumerate and numbering

We are using the enumerate in the following form \begin{enumerate}[leftmargin=*,label=\bfseries${\textbf{{C}}}_\arabic*$.] \item \end{enumerate} Which produces out-put as C_1, C_2, ... But we ...
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Annoying box next to the letter

Ηow can I get rid of this annoying box next to the letter as well the full stop update-1: but to keep the Greek alphabet to the second level \documentclass[b5paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage[cm-...
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Latex replacing “Page 118” with “P1ge 118”

I am getting this very strange error in Latex using enumerate. My code is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[margin=.75 in]{geometry} \...
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Beamer inline itemize and enumeration

My goal is to produce inline lists (itemize and enumerate) in combination with the beamer document class. The symbols of these lists should use the same symbols as their non-inline counterparts to ...
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cross-reference with second level items

In the following situation \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{enumerate} \item \label{ii} \item \end{enumerate} \item \end{enumerate} Item \ref{ii} I obtain in the output (a) (b) 2. ...
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How to create a list with a fixed prefix and incremental numbers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enumerate with Properties How can I create a list with a mixed listing, i.e. made of a fixed prefix (e.g. a letter) and an auto incremented number. E.g. A1 my text.... A2 ...
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Left numbered equation inside list environment

I use the mathtools package with the leqno option in the memoir class. When inside a list environment, the equation label is misaligned. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[leqno]{mathtools} \begin{...
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TikZ: node at \item to use in [overlay]

In my beamer presentation I would like to reference an item by pointing an arrow on it's number. However, I don't know how to make \item a TikZ node. Otherwise it works well. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Modify the stored value of enumeration in output file

This question is in reference to a previous question: Write the value of enumerate to output file. I would like to take the solution one step further, but I couldn't get it to work. \documentclass{...
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How to change the numbering style for enumeration and sub-enumeration

I wanted to use the enumerate environment. I am using this code: \begin{enumerate} \item To define the outliers and events. \begin{enumerate} \item How can ...
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Bad interaction between comment package and enumerate environment?

I'm trying to use the comment package inside an enumerate environment, and it produces a compilation error. Minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{comment} \specialcomment{com}{}{} \...
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Inserting non-indented text in enumerate/outline

I'm trying to insert non-indented chunks of text/image/graphs into an outline. I would like to avoid nested enumerate environments. Anyone have a simple solution using something similar to what I have ...
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Bullet and number indenting in list

I would like to make a custom indenting for lists: Bullet or number is indented 1.2 cm from the left margin Text (all lines) is indented 1.8 cm from the left margin I am trying to use the enumitem ...
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Horizontal enumeration in multiple columns

Consider the following minimal example: \documentclass{article} \setlength{\parindent}{0mm} \usepackage{paralist} \usepackage{tabto} \begin{document} \NumTabs{3} \begin{inparaenum} \item text \...
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Macro to format text

Good morning, I have the following problem, I have a file with 8000 questions in the following format: COD: 7 ¿A qué número de revoluciones se alcanza la potencia máxima de un motor? A Al número de ...
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Redefine label in enumerate list

First: Some days ago I posted this question on The LaTeX Community but I have not gotten an answer so I post it here. Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[danish]{article} \usepackage{babel} \...
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Is there a better formatting option for an alternated enumerated/itemized list?

I'm making a questions/answers page where answer follows the question. The questions are enumerated while the answers are not. Questions are using one color while answers using another one. In order ...
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How can I create a Question/Answer format for reports?

I would like to create a question/answer format to use on lab reports. What I would like to achieve is something like this: a. This is the first question (in bold)? This is the answer (it is ...
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Write the value of enumerate to output file

I would like to save the present value of an enumeration into an output file. Using information from another question I have the following minimal example: \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\...
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Enumerate list not showing when using parallel package

I want to divide a paragraph with enumerate. First I use package "parallel": \documentclass{article} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{parallel} \begin{document} \begin{Parallel}{0.45\textwidth}{0.45\...
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Get number of elements in enumerate

Suppose, I have the following code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} We have totally 7 columns, describing the user: \begin{enumerate} \item ID --- users.name \item Forename --- users\...
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Adjust vertical space before enumerated list in Beamer

In Beamer, I can easily set the desired vertical space between items in an enumerated list with itemsep. But how do I set the vertical space between the line that introduces the enumerated list and ...
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Using \hangindent within enumerate

I would like to have a hanging indent within the paragraph of an enumerate item. I have the following: \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing ...
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Enumerate with a range of numbers in an item's label

I am preparing an outline of lectures for a course. Some topics will take more than one lecture. I want to create an enumerate environment that reflects this. I want to end up with something like ...
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How to remove the whitespace BEFORE itemize/enumerate?

I'm somewhat of a LaTeX noob, and this is driving me completely nuts. When I type \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} Some text \begin{itemize}[noitemsep] ...
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Link enumerate item to subsection

I have an enumerate like this \begin{enumerate} \item this is item 1 in \ref{SectionName1} \item this is item 2 in \ref{SectionName2} \end{enumerate} \section{AAA} \label{SectionName1} text \section{...