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Custom enumerate environment inside Fancybox

I would like to put a enumerate environment (customized with the enumitem package) inside of a shadowbox created from the Fancybox package. Here's my MWE: \documentclass[letterpaper,10pt,american]{...
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Margin problem with enumitem

I'm using enumitem to have a custom enumeration like this : Step 1 : first step Step 2 : second step I looked up this answer, and adapted it : \begin{enumerate}[label=\bfseries Step \...
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Drawing a circle around text within itemize and enumerate on a beamer slide

I have the following code that defines a single frame of a beamer presentation: \begin{frame}{Focus on Merkel Cells} \begin{itemize} \item \textbf{1875}: Merkel cells discovered by Friedrich ...
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indent only first line in customized enumerate

As I enumerate huge blocks of words, Latex automatically indents the entire paragraph. To save some space I want Latex to indent only the first line and leave the rest with full width. Indent first ...
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Text Formatting: Using Enumeration

I'm new to LaTex and I want to use compactenum from the paralist package for an enumeration. So I wrote the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{paralist} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Redefine the bullets of the enumerate environment

I would like to redesign my enumerate bullets so they just look like Beamer, e.g. square bullets with a dark background (the colour of which I would like to define). All the answers I found do relate ...
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Question on the environment enumerate

Is there a way to list like 1. hello \ \ \ \ \ 2. hello 3. hello \ \ \ \ \ 4. hello 5. hello \ \ \ \ \ 6. hello with LaTeX ? (the \ are for the space).
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customizing individual enumerate keys

I want to customize (say underline) individual enumerate keys. Here is a MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item OK \begin{enumerate} \item Should be $\rm(\...
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How to make enumerate indent like description

I'm trying to typeset a numbered list in which I'm overriding the default enumerate behaviour using enumitem so that there's text in addition to a number. I'd like the text to be flush with the left ...
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First appearance of \begin{enumerate} conflicts with \section{…}

I have observed that a \begin{enumerate} before the first appearance of an e.g. \section{...} environment causes problems. Why do I need to move \begin{enumerate} right before the first \item? ...
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polyglossia list in one language followed by list in another language

I have a mixed-language document. It contains some enumerate lists written in English, and some numbered lists written in Arabic. I am using polyglossia. How can I fix this MWE? The second list ...
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Filling blank alignment

I want write a test with several question of filling blank questions. But I don't like the result. Because some sentences are shown in two or more lines, and a piece of the text is below the line for ...
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Storing enumerate in a macro breaks \endenumerate

I need to alter the enumerate environment so that I can store some data that I want to print later also in enumerate (at corresponding levels). However, when I do this, \end{enumerate} seems to be ...
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Centered math in enumeration

Writing \begin{enumerate} \item $$math1$$ \item $$math2$$ \end{enumerate} the math is not set exactly beside the numeration, but a bit lower instead. If I use \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{center}...
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How to get horizontal parts of an exercise? [duplicate]

My question is how may I specify that the parts to a question be typeset horizontally with the option to specify the amount of rows as well as shown below. It is also essential that the level of ...
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Enumerate within a list

Suppose I want to use enumerate within a \list. In my example, the first enumerate (before some text) works properly, but the second enumerate (after some text) does not. I would like to know why. \...
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How draw circle around \item for special item, enumi and enumii!

I can draw circle around the some of enumi, but I can not draw circle around the some of enumii. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{refcount} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes.misc} \...
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polyglossia and Latin enumerate problem

I use polyglossia package and when I try to enumerate in this way ( 6a,6b,6c,,, ) it changes to arabic alphabet. how can I write it in the way I want it (6a,6b,6c). \documentclass[a5paper]{article} \...
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Tikz inside a proof and enumerate environment

I am having a problem getting a tikz graph to correctly sit below the a) part of the problem in the solution: My code is as follows: \documentclass[12pt,leqno]{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amsfonts, ...
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Increasing the maximum number of enumerate environments?

I am using the outlines package to write some outlines, and occasionally four levels are not enough to present my data. I understand that this is a limitation of LaTeX, as you cannot nest more than ...
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How to style latex enumerate list

I'm trying to create a list like the one below: I've tried \renewcommand{\labelenumi}{...}, but it's not letting me put in anything beyond symbols and characters (e.g. I can't seem to get a \fbox ...
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Adjusting the counter of \startitemize environment

I tried to find this answer on tex.stackexchange.com, the ConTeXt Garden wiki and the ConTeXt reference manual, and I feel like I must be overlooking something simple. Basically, I have a list of ...
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I want to make a list of items and sub-items with the first item number of my choice

While writing a list, how can I get the following as output: N.1 String 1 N.2 String 2 N.3 String 3 N.3.1 String a N.3.2 String b etc. Here N is the number of my choice.
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Horizontal enumeration in multiple columns with custom labels

I have a question based on what I found here. I was hoping to change the labels of these items from numbers to a word followed by a number. In particular, I would like to see: Problem 1: stuff here ...
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Enumerate with \noindent

I am creating a custom macro for enumerated lists, but with this attempt, I haven't been able to eliminate the indentation of the item numbers. Every time I use \myitemize, the lists still indents. ...
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Equation tag alignment inside enumerate

I am trying to align my tag to left margin. I've seen this answer, but it did not help me muh as I don't want to change the class to ams. I have a solution (the code below), but I wonder if there is a ...
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Forcing enumerated list to put words underneath the numbers

Apologies if this has been asked before, but I couldn't find it. I want to create lists in using \enumerate where, if a passage of text for a particular item is long enough, then the text runs under ...
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Custom label in enumerate prints “label” before the items

I followed the demo in Customizing enumerated lists Using packages in LaTeX/List Structures. The code is \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label=\...
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Vertical positioning of a label in enumerate with multicolumn

I have the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \newlist{...
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\displaystyle for a part of the document

Is there a way to use \displaystyle for a part of my document? I do not want to change everywhere the inline math sizes, on the other hand it is a bit tedious to write everywhere (in a list of ...
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Change memoir sidecaption margin for correct oneside display

I use a memoir class to write my thesis, and i don't know why i write all my text using the twoside option. Now i need oneside option to print - yes, this is a silly situation :( - for impression, ...
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Enumerate every third item

Is there a way to have a enumerate environment that increment the counter every three item? I already see this question: Enumerate pattern: 1, 1, 2, 2, 3, 3, ... , etc but I'm looking for something ...
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Change structure of itemize/enumerate

I have the following code, which runs and formats nicely. \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{classicthesis} \...
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Using \item in the first column of a table

I have a list and a sublist both created with \enumerate, and each item in the sublist consists of two halves (both math). How could I separate the halves so that the first half of each row is left-...
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Paragraph above scrolling enumerate in beamer keeping position

I have done this before using tricks with absolute positioning of nodes in tikz, or more crude by repeating the content manually in slides and using \phantom. I would like to know if there is a nice ...
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using framed within itemize or enumerate

I have the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{classicthesis} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{...
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List spacing is different inside and outside of minipage

I'm preparing an exam and I want an illustration next to a multiple-choice problem. Usually for this purpose I put the question and/or choices in a multicols environment; however for this particular ...
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Defining environment for enumerate

I often write \begin{enumerate} \item [\textbf{1}] \item [\textbf{2}] . . . \end{enumerate} but is there a way to get \item [\textbf{1}] automatically by just putting \item? (I don't want to set a \...
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Custom item in enumerate

I would like to have an enumerate - list in which, after 1, 2, 3, 4, I need to put 4bis. How to do it?
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Nested enumerate lists and missing \item errors

When using nested enumerate environments, I am using the following syntax : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label*=\arabic*.] \item A question \...
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enumerate ignores right margin in items with long words

I'm having trouble with an enumerate list and some "\item"s that contain longer words. Here LaTeX fails to do a line break and "ignores" my right margin (see \items No. 2 & 5 in my example). I ...
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How to label items

Is it possible to label items in latex in the following manner: We have the following theorem: Theorem 3.2 (I) bla bla bla (II) ble ble ble (III) bli bli bli So I would like ...
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change the format of \ref (enumerate package)

I am writing a list of questions using enumerate package. Something like this : \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item \label{itm:1} ...
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How can I change the number of enumerate items? [duplicate]

Ok, since this question seems to be pretty easy (well I still don't know the answer and didn't find something on this site), I'll try it without MWE: I'd like to know how to change the number of items ...
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Change cross-reference name of enumerated items using cleveref

I feel this is a really basic question, but I haven't figured out a solution after searching for half an hour so maybe other people will find this question useful as well. I'm using the cleveref ...
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How can I include square brackets in the text of an enumerate item?

I am trying to use square brackets at the very beginning of an item in an enumerate statement (but not as the item label itself). So, I want something like: \item [Short term] blah blah To show up ...
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Customized bold labels for enumerate [duplicate]

I would like to have bold enumerate labels that both have a Roman numeral and a custom text in them, like on page 26 (pdf page 2) of http://www.ams.org/bookstore/pspdf/stml-48-prev.pdf. I'm using ...
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Reference to enumerate item with manually set label

In my document, I have made an enumerate with several items I will need to reference to. They are numbered with a simple (1), (2)... , but I need a (2') as well. To reference nicely, I was using ...
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How to center enumerate?

I have following code \documentclass[8pt]{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \geometry{top=1.5cm, bottom=3cm, left=2cm, right=2cm} \setlength\...
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etaremune with beamer

I'm trying to use the etaremune package to create an enumerate environment numbered in reverse, as described in this question. However it seems that the bullet points do not show up, as can be ...