{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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Referencing in enumitem list levels

The following defines my enumeration parameters: %---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- % Enumeration Parameters ...
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How to format an enumerate differently only if it has a single item?

I want to do an enumerate that is formatted in a way if it has multiple items, but in a different way if it has a single item. Something like this: A list with multiple items: #1 Item1 #2 Item2 #3 ...
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Custom enumerate text is not left aligned

I have a list that I am generating using the enumerate environment and the enumitem package, so that I can specify custom text before the counter: Step 1, Step 2, etc. For some reason the text shows ...
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How to change colon into dot in description list?

I use amsbook document class. In description environment there is a colon after every item label. I want dot instead colon. How? Note that I already use \usepackage{enumitem} as it was suggested in ...
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Enumitem always throwing errors [on hold]

I have a very basic question. I am using LateX now for quite a while but haven't managed to use the package enumitem since it always clashes with my existing enumerate environments that are already in ...
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Combining different list types to work in one document

I would like to use \usepackage{enumerate} to write lists using both 1., 2., 3., and A., B., C. However, in some of my lists, I would like to save space in my paper and write, say, the first 3 items ...
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Change \item font in beamer's enumerate environment

Below I'm using oldstyle numbers in the document, but I've defined a new font with lining numbers to use in enumerated lists (I've also used Khaled's Libertine fonts, since the original Linux ...
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Make memoir class \flexlabelled left justified

In Memoir class, I can \usepackage{enumitem}, and then make a nice description list. I tried to do the same with Memoir's built-in flexlabelled environment, but the labels are fully justified. MWE: ...
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How to set custom enumii labels that cycle across items

I want to have something that looks like this: 1. A. B. C. D. 2. F. G. H. J. 3. A. B. C. D. And it keeps on cycling. Notice that the letters are sometimes not consecutive. ...
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Creating a list style with enumitem

I know it's possible with the enumitem package, to modify the list label to a custom format. I've hacked together solutions to a couple of other questions I found on StackExchange to give me the ...
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Left-aligning nested labels in enumerate

I'm trying to tweak the way nested lists appear for enumerate. Right now, using enumitem package, I've got something like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} ...
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Problem with enumerate and compactenum

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage{paralist} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label=(\alph*)] ...
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The format of references to enumitem's enumeration lists items

I have a list of axioms, and I am using enumitem to label them: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \newcommand\fmt[1]{$\mathbf{(#1)}$} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[format=\fmt] ...
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Evaluate \arabic inside \nth (1st, 2nd… in lists)

I'm trying to define the following environment: \newlist{aims}{enumerate}{1} \setlist[aims,1]{ label={~ \textbullet ~ ~ ~ ~ ~\nth{\arabic*} best ~~~ =}, leftmargin=*, align=left, ...
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Redefining the item label in beamerarticle

I want to use $\bullet$ for the item label. In most LaTeX classes I would use \usepackage{enumitem} \setitemize{label=$\bullet$} However this won't work in beamerarticle since enumitem doesn't play ...
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Enumeration for “regular” paragraphs

I would like to have enumerated paragraphs using the document's default paragraph layout. Currently, I achieve this using manual enumerations using the code listed below. How can I get the same ...
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enumitem & cref: referencing different exercises with cref for different chapters

I am using scrbook along with enumitem for exercises and cref for cross referencing. In my style file, I have set the following new list % Rename enumerate from item to exercise ...
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Text between before the actual description in a description list

How do I insert a custom (constant) text before all item descriptions in a description list? For instance, I want to create something like this: Question 1: My question Answer: My answer ...
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Customized enumerate items

I want to write following on my latex. Please help me. \documentclass[12pt,oneside,a4paper]{report} \pagestyle{plain} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How to make itemize/enumerate/description environment start from right to left?

Does anyone know how to make itemize/enumerate/description environment start from right to left ? i read this documentation: Enumitem but with no luck \documentclass{book} \usepackage{setspace} ...
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Uniform spacing around headings with special case of `\usepackage{enumitem}’ and `\baselineskip`

This question is a follow-up question to my question here. @karlkoeller's answer fully answered my question. However in my document I have some places where the itemized list is placed directly after ...
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vertical space between paragraphs and `topsep` in \usepackage{enumitem} cancel each other out

I'm using \setlength{\parskip}{\baselineskip} to insert vertical space between the paragraphs in my document. However this create a conflict with my list environments. To solve that I am using the ...
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Make sublist look like first level list

I'm using a wide list of the enumitem package. Except for having a label at the beginning of each item, the items of the wide list look like ordinary text. I would like a list inside the wide list to ...
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How to format a list of lists?

So I'm not really certain what to call this situation, but I need a list that looks a bit like this: Ia. Foo b. Bar c. Baz IIa. Foo b. Bar ... Any ideas on how to accomplish this with the ...
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Optional argument to \item

I am typesetting an ordered list where the entries may appear out of order, but should be assumed in order otherwise. I don't want to have to jump through \setcounter hoops to do this. That is, I want ...
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Number equations inside enumerate

How can I get begin{equation} numbers to be of the form (1.2), where 1 is the current enumerate item, and 2 is the equation number? M(not)WE: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Enumitem, resume, reset at section

I'm attempting to use enumitem to make a list that runs consecutively in a section and then resets. This question and accepted answer looks promising: How to use chngcntr with an enumitem newlist ...
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Setting the enumi counter under parametrized enumitem

This is a variation on two previously asked questions: Setting the enumi counter under custom enumeration with enumitem and Looking for a numbered List, with parameter, custom label and custom ...
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Nested enumeration with enumitem package

I'm having trouble enumerating with the enumitem package. While the command \item produces the enumeration, I cannot seem to do nasty enumeration. For example: 1. ..... i. ii. iii. etc. I ...
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Why unbalanced multi columns work with standalone but not work with article?

I want to have unbalanced multi columns for 5 multiple choice options. It means that the last option must not be aligned with the third option. By default multicols makes balanced column in which the ...
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Redefine optional argument of \item in enumitem

I am using the enumitem package, and I would like to redefine the optional argument of the \item command. By default, the optional argument accepts text to replace the default label. I never ...
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How to set a spacing parameter in customized list?

I am using the following code to generate my own list: \newlist{mylist}{itemize}{1} \setlist[mylist]{label=\textbullet} and am not sure how to introduce a spacing parameter there, like something ...
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is there a way to “suspend” the counter of the enumitem package?

I'm trying to set up a particular enumerated list, where I need to keep the counter in between \begin{enumerate} environments. Something like the following: \begin{enumerate}[leftmargin=0.85cm, ...
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Marking hard exercises in a book with enumitem

In a book, I'd like to mark hard or difficult sections and exercises with superscript \star s. I can do this for sections as shown below using macros for \hard, \very hard inside \section{}. I'm ...
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Can I use multienum and enumitem together?

I'd like to use some of the features available with the enumitem package with the multienumerate environments used by the multienum package. Is there a way to do this? I'm looking to use the series ...
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How can I create a new label for enumitem with tikz? [duplicate]

Question How can I create a new label for list items in the enumitem environment with tikz that include a variable (a counter in this case)? Problem Code does not compile. Runaway argument?.... ...
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right-alignment with enumitem

I have the following list with the enumitem package, \begin{flushright} \begin{description}[font=\color{black},before=\color{blue},nosep] \item[Item:] some text some text some text \item[Another ...
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list merging with text-columns and fixed space before-and-after

I have 250 number of lists and using enumitem and shortlst packages. I have required all the list should align in the leftside and all the item spacing before-and-after should be fixed 5 points. I ...
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List and Sub-list align with n number column automatically

I have using enumitem package for list alignment. How do split the list in 2 columns or 3 or 4 columns (i.e. upto textwidth) and how do align list with sublist as per below image: My MWE is: ...
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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 ...