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enumerate with description and label for reference

I want to create an enumerated list with description of items and a label assigned so that each item can individually be referenced by \ref or \nameref It is obvious how to do this manually but I ...
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Only allow pagebreak between lefthand and righthand page in double sided document

I'm working on a songbook, using the class scrbook. Every song is a single file imported using \input. I'm using \enumerate for the verses and refrain. At the moment, I put the whole song in a ...
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enumerate tag using the alphabet instead of numbers [duplicate]

The default behaviour for the \begin{enumerate}tag is to sequentially list the items given by \item over the numbers {1, 2, 3, 4, ...}. Is it possible to change this to the alphabet {a, b, c, d, ......
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How can I make an enumerate sublist start at something other than .1?

I changed the list order \renewcommand{\labelenumii}{\theenumii} \renewcommand{\theenumii}{\theenumi.\arabic{enumii}.} \begin{enumerate} \setcounter{enumi}{2} \item Third item \end{enumerate} ...
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Automatic labels for shortenumerate items from the shortlst package

For usual enumerate environments one can easily setup automatic item labels via \begin{enumerate}[label=(\alph*)] for example. I am using shortenumerate from shortlst and this approach apparently isn'...
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Command like \item in different environment

I already have the command \newcommand{\atarget}[1]{ \noindent\begin{minipage}[l][0.49\textheight][t]{\textwidth} \begin{enumerate}[label=\thetarget. \raisebox{3 pt}{\ul{\hbox{\hspace{1 in}}}}, ...
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Adjusting the Size of Summation Symbol inside an Enumerate Environment

Situation: I am making a compilation of problems involving the summation symbol. Problem: I want to resize my summation symbols but unable to do inside the enumerate environment even with the relsize ...
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How to typeset enumerations with asterisk? [duplicate]

Minimal example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item See below \item [2\textsuperscript{*}.] This isn't right. Or? \item [3*.] This neither. \item [4.*] Even ...
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Using enumerate within theorem environment [duplicate]

I defined myself a \newtheoremstyle a \newtheorem + \newenvironment as in the following %Theoremstyle with \newline \newtheoremstyle{break} {\topsep}{\topsep}% {\normalfont}{}% {\bfseries}{}% {\...
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Don't break item (without disappearing footnotes)

I am trying to keep items (used within a command) from breaking internally, but the solutions I've found end up causing the footnotes to disappear. Any advice on how to keep the footnotes alive but ...
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Break in the list

I would like to continue my enumerate list. But when I use: \begin{enumerate}[label={(\arabic*)}] \item Jeżeli będzie padać, bierzemy taksówkę. \\ (If it is raining, then we are taking a taxi.) \...
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Intertext like command in enumerate environment?

I would like to insert some explanatory text between two items of a numbered list. Is there a command that can do this in the same way as the \intertext command in an align environment?
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Alignment: tcolorbox in enumeration

How can I align the bullet of the enumeration at the top of the tcolorbox? MWE \documentclass[parskip=full]{scrartcl} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[most]{tcolorbox} \...
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Changing the default numbering scheme in enumerate environment

Together with a colleague I'm writing a book (with the Springer template), and I am currently homogenizing the layout. I'd like to change the default numbering scheme in the enumerate environment ...
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How to create checkbox todo list?

I am having trouble trying to create a simple to do list in LaTex. Basically, what I want is a list with empty squares/boxes down the left side instead of bullets, numbers, letters, etc. Here is ...
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Debugging an error in the enumerate environment linked to {\quote text}

The following is a minimal working example of my document that is giving an error. Whenever I delete or comment out one of the {\quote text} lines, the error goes away. The line that LaTeX says is ...
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How to insert listing inside frame and between enumerate?

I'm creating a presentation and I want to add a one line code in the presentation between each itemize element. You can see below what I want to achieve. \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation&...
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Vertical alignment of align* in enumerate

Related (but not the same): Align number from enumerate with equation Displaying an equation in a list Earlier today I asked a question about aligning equations in an enumerate environment and ...
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How to make a enumerate list with no indent and no left margin like this?

I thank so much if anybody makes a enumerate list like this: Problem 1. Text text text text .................... text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text. ...
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Multiple Choice Answers with Graphs

I need to have 4 graph options for a multiple choice question in LaTeX. I would like it to look like this picture. I have the graphs(tikzpicture inside minipage) with code before the \begin{...
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Counter of nested enumerate environment isn't displayed

I am using two nested enumerate environments and the 6th's counter isn't displayed although I get no errors or warnings. Why is that? How do I fix it? MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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How do I change the `enumerate` list format to use letters instead of the default Arabic numerals?

I've seen documentation whereby an \alph command is put around the \begin{enumerate} somewhere, but I'm not entirely sure how that operates...
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Enumerate with item name breaking margin

I'm using LNCS style in my document. When I do enumerate with item names, the names seems to get out of the margins: Currently I use Geometry for the margins: \usepackage[top=1in,left=1in,right=...
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How can I make an enumerate list start at something other than 1?

Sometimes, I want to have enumerate lists in LaTeX start at other than the first value (1, a, i, etc.) How can I make an enumerate list start at an arbitrary value?
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Using the mdframed package with the quoting package affects the position of enumerate numbering

In the following MWE, the second number in the enumerated list, namely 2., is moved inwards. This is clearly caused by use of the \surroundwithmdframed command. Is there some way to fix this while ...
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Use enumerate to reference sections

I am writing a user manual for a few coworkers, and while the nature of the document does not need a table of contents, it does have an introduction with an enumerated list of the following sections. ...
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Special enumerate for MCQ

Please I want to modify the following code to get for example a red circle (fill=red!10) for the correct choice. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz,enumerate} \makeatother \def\mycirc\csname#...
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glossaries child numbering

I'm using enumerate in my glossaries entries. Some entries have children. The default for children is numbering with the same style as enumerate. Is there any way to change the child numbering from ...
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Enumerate package wont allow to change format

I have a [journal]{IEEEtran} document (I just don't want to change the document type). The command enumerate won't let me put, for example, roman numbers. I am doing it this way: \begin{enumerate}[i] ...
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How do I reference the current enumerant label without having to tag each one by hand

I am trying to build functionality similar to the exercise package, but exercise does not quite do what I want. MWE: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \newwrite\myfile \immediate\openout\myfile=\...
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Alignment of long item labels [duplicate]

I tried looking for this but I honestly could not find anything for my particular issue. I am designing a poster in LaTeX and I sometimes use custom list items. The thing is, as these get wider, they ...
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How to create very customized “numbered” environments

I want to have an environment alike or identical to the itemize or enumerate environments in such a way that I be able to fully customize each item. For example, I want to use my very own defined "...
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TODONOTES and \reserved@a - nested itemize/enumerate environments

I am having a problem trying to insert come environments into inline todo notes... This MWE should demonstrate. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{todonotes} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document}...
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Customizing item label style of a nested enumerated list

I'm working on a project that requires a nested, enumerated list, the outer most items styled as shown below: a background color on the label, shading over the rest of the line containing the item ...
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Custom horizontal alignment in multicols environment

If I utilize the two columns of multicols for my Kurdish sequence of numbers, it arranges the items in column like the following figure: But I want to arrange the items in rows splitted by some ...
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Related enumeration inside another enumerate environment

How may I have a enumeration using the enumerate environment from which the inner environment counter relates to the item number which is already there for a previous environment? Using an [already ...
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Place this enumeration in a table

I would like to put this in a table in a 2-column article with these lines as well as a caption except it should be the column width and it should have a caption at the bottom. \begin{quote} \begin{...
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Set math mode as default for each item in list

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item $x + y = z$ \item $e^{i\pi} + 1 = 0$ \end{enumerate} \end{document} I have a long list in which 95% of the entries are to be ...
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Line spanning across page inside list [duplicate]

I need a horizontal line to span across the page, up to the right margin (where the text would end). This works: \rule{\hsize}{0.4pt} But, when inside a list, the line goes over the margin because ...
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Enumerate starting at equation number

The following MWE contains proofs of equations numbered (2) through (4). I structure the proofs using an enumerate environment, so that the proof of equation (2) is labeled with 2., the proof of (3) ...
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Numbering in latex math document

I am searching for the latex code wich produces every numbering before the theorems, propositions, lemmas, corollaries, remark and other simple math equations like the following page of a book: In ...
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How to align the answer environment so that it has to look like Question Environment?

I am using these code to generate my Question paper... \documentclass[a4paper,addpoints]{exam} \newbox\allanswers \setbox\allanswers=\vbox{} \def\qn{\question} \newenvironment{answer} {% \...
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Multiply a label by 3 and print result

I would like to create a quiz for my students where the more parts I add to the question the more points it is worth. For each extra part, I want it to be 3 more points. In the following example, I ...
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Indent the footnotetext of author affiliation

I use authblk package to manage the title block and authors. In the corresponding author address in the footnote I want to write: Corresponding author at: Institute address ... The address is so long ...
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Enumerate List with Different Base number

Some old tests around here had questions that consisted in analyzing several items (each with a different number associated with it) and adding up the numbers of all the correct ones. To avoid having ...
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Prevent line break before equation environment in enumerated list item

I try to accomplish the same thing as in this question: Prevent line break before equation environment in enumerated list item (to have the equation in the same line as "some text"), except that i ...
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beamer, enumitem - enumerate ball label

So, i "need" to use the enumitem package in order to increase the allowed depth for itemize/enumerate. To use the ball like label in those listing environments, I've tried the following code : \...
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How to add primes in a numbering environment

I am writing my thesis, and I need to add primes to certain proposition numbers. For instance, I have a proposition: \begin{enumerate} \item Proposition \end{enumerate} Which prints out something ...
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A five level deep list

I would like to create a five level deep list using the enumitem package. I found this suggestion on stackoverflow and implemented it as follows \documentclass[twoside,a4paper,12pt]{report} \...
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Enumerate with prime numbers

I was making a numbered list in LaTeX, but I was wondering whether I could make the numbers of the list prime numbers. So I'd like something like: 2. List item 3. List item 5. List item 7. List item ...