{enumitem} is a package that provides user control over the layout of the three basic list environments: {itemize}, {enumerate}, and {description}.

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Break text in \item

\documentclass{report} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{description}[style=unboxed,leftmargin=4.75cm,labelwidth=!,labelsep=0cm,align=left] \item[C]High-level programming language. ...
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Enumitem: Indented list where new paragraphs are not indented

I want to create an indented list where new (non-itemized) paragraphs inside the list are not indented at all (that is, they are aligned with the left margin of the main text. See image below). I am ...
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List independent of surrounding list

I want that a list that is inside a list ignores that it is the second level of depth: \documentclass[11pt]{amsart} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item A ...
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Use Variable as optional input in enumerate

Can anyone tell me how to fix the following problem: The following code produces the error Package enumitem Error: topsep=0em,partopsep=0em undefined \documentclass[11pt]{amsart} ...
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Can I print two acronym lists with different layouts with the acro package?

This question is the equivalent to the 'Hail Mary pass' in American football! I'm trying to use the acro package to do something which it wasn't designed to do, so I'm probably going to luck out – but ...
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Remove top margin in multicolumn \enumerate

I am trying to combine the multicols and enumerate environments (alternatively, the multicols and enumitem packages). Basically, I want to get rid of the top margin when having enumerate inside of ...
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Defining a new list with enumitem that uses ref from surrounding environment

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm} \usepackage{enumitem} \theoremstyle{plain} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \begin{document} \begin{theorem}[Great ...
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indentation of enumitem after number to match specific format

I'm required to produce a document containing a list of items in a very specific format. To do this, I need to use the enumitem package, but I need to specify some level of indentation AFTER the item ...
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Setting the enumi counter under custom enumeration with enumitem

I have a several items in an 'enumitem' enumerate environment with custom label styles, and I would like to repeat them at various points later on. Something like this: (a) Unicorns don't exist. ...
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Customizing Lists

Using the enumitem package, is it possible to customize latex lists as shown below?
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Prevent exsheets from creating newline at beginning of question

I want to use the exsheets package for some homework sheets in combination with enumitem. When I encapsulate an enumerate environment inside a question environment, the first item of the enumeration ...
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Spacing of list of items using enumitem package

I want a list that looks exacly thus: Main text with paragraph indent. Now the list. Notice that the list labels aligns with the left margin, the text and paragraphs thereafter with the ...
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Customising description lists

Ok folks, I have a slightly bizarre set up and I'm hoping that someone can help. I have an auto-generated .tex file (made by pandoc from markdown) which has a description list as so: ...
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No effect when use the command setlist with enumitem and outlines packages

I want to change the default labels of outlines package by using enumitem package, but the \setlist command does not work at all. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb, amsthm} ...
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Lists: Handle Vertical Spacing Between Preceding Text and Following Text Separately

As I understand it, the topsep in enumitem package handles the vertical space between the list environment and the preceding text. But it also adds the same vertical space to the following text. How ...
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description, enumitem, beamer

I am looking for a similar solution as here Description list with aligned descriptions except that I want to use it with beamer. If I use enumitem with beamer, inner theme is replaced by enumitem. I ...
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Format list spacing enumitem, topsep does not work

I am trying to create a list within a table. However, I have a problem with the spacing before and after the list. I do not want any additional spacing due to the itimze/list etc. The first bullet ...
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How to obtain “tight” lists with nonzero parskip in memoir

This: \documentclass{memoir} \nonzeroparskip \tightlists % \usepackage{enumitem} % \setlist{nosep} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Ut purus elit, ...
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Remove indentation on description list

Ok, I looked at some answers, and they suggest to use the package enumitem and the option [leftmargin=*]. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \section{Foo} ...
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Unexpected horizontal alignment when using enumitem

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[ label = \arabic*), itemindent = * ] \item before ...
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Aligning Exsheets Question with Enumitem Inline

Follow-up question to For the inline enumerate: controlling the item spacing. I am having a problem with something using Exsheets and XeLaTeX to compile. \documentclass[11pt, twoside]{article} ...
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For the inline enumerate: controlling the item spacing

I have \documentclass[11pt, twoside]{article} \usepackage[top=1in, bottom=1in, left=1.25in, right=1.25in]{geometry} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \newlist{choices}{enumerate*}{1} ...
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Number to text - error results with fraction

When I use integer with following code, it works correctly. But fraction (say 4.7) is used, errors result. \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{fmtcount} \begin{document} \numberstringnum{4} ...
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Indentation of Sublists of Wide List

The wide feature of enumitem package effectively makes the item label part of the text, instead of setting the margin of the following text left of the label. I would like to use the wide feature, but ...
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Unseemly spaces at start of lines

I am making solutions to a problem with many parts. I want the parts to be indented by \qquad. The first line is indented about twice as much as the other lines, but I used the commands \noindent ...
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Problem with wrapfig and itemize

If I use an image with wrapfig into or near an itemized list, the result is the image overlapped to the text (see picture). I red a lot of posts related to wrapfig and itemize incompatibility but no ...
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Enumerated list with repeating triplet of numbers and letters

I would like to make a list that looks like this 1A 1B 1C 2A 2B 2C ... and so on. I've tried the enumitem package, but can't seem to make the numbers and letters repeat. \documentclass{article} ...
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Enumerate: make labels and items aligned left within a theorem

Just what the title says: I want to make an enumerate list in which both the labels and items are aligned to the left. I can currently only get one or the other. Minimal working example: ...
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Center labels in enumerate within a theorem

Here is a minimal working example, based on this answer: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{enumitem} \SetLabelAlign{Center}{\hfil#1\hfil} ...
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How can I move labels to above text in enumerate?

I am using enumerate together with the enumitem package. I have set up my code as per the MWE below. This puts the label and number to the left of the text. I am wondering it there a way to adapt this ...
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Typesetting Multipart Exercises

When I typeset exercises, I sometimes like to provide the exercise number in the left margin rather than as part of the paragraph describing the exercise. This poses a problem when I need typeset ...
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Problem with “\newlist” of the “enumitem” package

I don't know why this code generates an error. ! Package enumitem Error: Undefined label. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \newlist{mylist}{enumerate}{1} \begin{document} ...
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How to define the indentation for the second line of a multiline item with custom label?

I have a multicolumn list and I am a little limited in vertical space, for that reason I used the property leftmargin=* of itemize to get rid of some of the white space between the custom label and ...
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multicol list spacing before and after section titles

How can I get consistent spacing before and after an itemize environment inside a multicols environment when the list is immediately after or immediately before the start of a section? The list in ...
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enumitem: using label for a defined item

Whenever I try to label an item that is defined, it never seems to work. For example, consider the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage[noabbrev]{cleveref} ...
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Bold and color (*) asterisk before enumerate

Good morning. It's my problem, add the bold (*) asterisk before enumerate items and also colored. Here my code, \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,openright,11pt]{scrbook} ...
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Picture or text below (and part of) the number of an enumerated item

It's my problem, I don't know how to do picture or text, bottom in enumerate number. Therefore I couldn't write code, even. Bottom in enumerates have one picture or/and two picture or/and mini text. ...
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How to get single-spaced list environments in a double-spaced document

I am writing a double-spaced document based on the book class. I set the spacing using \linespread{1.6}. Is there a way to get all enumerate, itemize, and description environments to be single-spaced ...
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Modifying whitespace before and after list separately using enumitem package

I use the enumitem package to modify the amount of space related to lists. One of the options this package can easily modify is topsep. However, this variable controls the vertical space both before ...
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Spurious Vertical Space Introduced by multicols (Additional Case)

This seems to be a duplicate of Spurious [?] vertical space introduced by multicols, but the solution from there does not seen to work for me. Basically I want the case of using multicols to not ...
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Making an “answer space” before the item number in enumitem package

It is customary in our country to put an answer line just before the item number in test papers just like what appears below. I am creating a template that my peers who are just recently converting to ...
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Xparse macro not working when \obeylines is in effect

This is the most strange and hard-to-debug situation I have encountered in latex. When \obeylines is in effect, it seems that macros with optional argument defined by xparse will have some trouble. ...
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How to wrap content after \item[] in parenthesis?

I want to redefine \item[] to make it work like: \documentclass[fontsize=22pt]{scrreprt} \UsePackage[inline]{enumitem} \newlist{notes}{description}{1} \setlist[notes]{ ...
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Enumitem: Restart/Reset counter of new list

I use the enumitem package to manipulate the appearance of my list. Because I want to keep the default enumerate list, I defined a new list edulist and configured it. The list should be used in an ...
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Exercise list using enumitem: how control indentation and labeling of sublists?

For a book project, I want to define exercises in each chapter, having printed labels like Exercise 1.1 and TeX labels like lab:1.1 that can be referenced as "see Exercise \ref{lab:1.1}". [I've read ...
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The label of an enumerate list on its own line using enumitem

I would like to use the enumitem package to define a custom enumerate list such that the label occupies its own line. An example would be: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[shortlabels]{enumitem} ...
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Single item list based off enumerate

I have a successful questions environment that is based off of the enumerate environment using the enumitem package. It correctly continues numbering from the previous questions environments. What I ...
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Avoid paragraph new line after enumerate or itemize from package enumitem

I'm using my own macro to enqoute some parts of my text. When using the itemize or enumerate environments at the end of my quote, the double quote charaters end up in a new line, whereas I'd like to ...
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How to make a keyword list with enumitem with labels aligned right in the margin?

I kinda succeeded in doing with without using the enumitem package, by doing this: (disregard the lines, it's made with showframe) \newenvironment*{keywordlist}{% \list{}{% ...
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show “continued” for nested description list item on page break

I'm using enumitem to create a description list. These lists can sometimes be nested and can get very long. When a list item with a lot of description text breaks over a page it is difficult to ...