{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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Asterisk as a value input?

I saw this code in a latex template: % An itemize-style list with little space between items \newenvironment{innerlist}[1][\enskip\textbullet]% ...
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Remove whitespace before enumerate

I am using a list like this: \section{My section} \begin{enumerate} \item My first item \item Second item \end{enumerate} The problem is that enumerate produces a vertical whitespace just before ...
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error while loading enumitem

I have a big document and I'm trying to remove the indentation of itemize. I found that I could do this by using the enumitem package, but when I try to load it I get the following error: ...
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How do before= and after= work in enumitem?

I've tried to define a new description environment for quotations from Wittgenstein's Tractatus, indented on both sides and single space. The main text is one and half space: ...
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Enumerate with enumitem and \newcommand macro

% !TeX spellcheck = he_IL \documentclass[titlepage=false,12pt,titlepage]{scrreprt} %\pagenumbering{roman} \usepackage{ucs} % unicode support \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How do I convert a character into ascii code?

I have a custom enumerator: \newenvironment{subp}{% \begin{enumerate}[label={\textsc{\alph*.}}] }{\end{enumerate}} In the environment sometimes I need to skip to specific labels, I will do it ...
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How do I put subscripts on referenced items with enumitem?

I have an enumerated list with the labels in parentheses. I want to reuse a label using \ref but with a prime symbol or a subscript. How do I do this? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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Counter name of inline lists with enumitem

I am using the enumitem package and need to access the counter values after the end of the environment. With a standard \newlist{Example}{enumerate}{2} for instance, the counter value is simply ...
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Place \mbox around elements in a list

I am trying to achieve essentially the same effect as asked for in this question, except that I want to redefine \item to achieve the result automatically. Specifically, I am trying to use an inline ...
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Aligned Equations With Itemized Number [duplicate]

I have been trying to make the aligned equations in the same line with item number. I have tried array, aligned, alignat, and eqnarray, but they dont work out for me. The picture is from align* ...
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Redefine optional argument to item

Similarly to this question, I would like the optional argument of the \item command to print the number of points. Since I don't want to define a new list environment or a custom \item command I tried ...
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Changing the font of item text using a macro prefix on \item

MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{menukeys} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{xcolor} \newcommand\alternate{\color{gray}} \newcommand\alternatereset{\color{black}} ...
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Enumerate text crosses the boundaries

I have simple enumeration (using enumitem package) with disabled hyphenation. \documentclass[12pt, oneside]{extarticle} \usepackage[a4paper, left=3cm, right=1.5cm, top=2cm, bottom=2cm, ...
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Custom enumerate label with short horizontal rule [closed]

I'd like to make an enumerated list with a short line in front of the item label. Like this: _____ 1. Item #1 text _____ 2. Item #2 text _____ 3. Item #3 text My original idea was to use this ...
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Table in latex and enumeration [closed]

I have written the following code: \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{enumerate}[label=\let\textdexiakeraia\relax(\alph*)] \item \item \centering \begin{tabular}{ |p{3cm}|p{3cm}|p{3cm}| } \hline N ...
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Customize list label via optional argument

I'm writing a syllabus for a class for which I created a custom enumerate environment, class, that formats it the way I want. The key is that it automatically adds the word "Class X", where X is the ...
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summarizing option enumerate in a command

How summarize option enumerate in a command. like this \newcommand{\enumseting}{leftmargin=.7cm,itemindent=0cm,labelwidth=0cm,labelsep=.2cm,align=right}‎
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How can I create a nested list with resume property in inner list?

I want to create a nested list in which the outer list have the letters counter and the inner lists continue numbering from the last number of a list which ends outside of the outer list. Here is an ...
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Description environment with line break and no indent in labels but indented body

I have a description list with a label that does not a fit on one line. I want a line break in the label such that the second line of the label is not indented. I still want the body text to be ...
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Add vertical spacing of a long sentence in description

code \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm,amssymb,amsfonts} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{description} \item [First] This is a short sentence. \item ...
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To have non-serial unique labels?

The code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} Nephritic syndrome \begin{enumerate}[label=\textbf{S.\arabic*}] \item Lorem ipsun. \label{treatmentOne} \end Hello world! \end{enumerate} ...
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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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Why is this environment giving me trouble? (enumitem package)

the next environment definition is giving me some trouble: \newenvironment{properties}{\textbf{\underline{Properties:}}\begin{enumerate}[style=(P_{\arabic*}]}{\end{enumerate}} When I try to use it, I ...
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resume doesn't format well

So here is the link to tex file of my resume and here is how it is shown: As you see, things like Research and Honors and Awards are clipped. Anyway you can help me to fix it?
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Setting enumitem options for an entire document

What commands do I put in my preamble to set enumeration labels once and for all for a document. I'm not finding it easy to get this information from Bezos's instructions in enumitem.pdf. I want ...
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How can I label / reference description items that contain macros by name?

This question is related to Reference name of description list item in LaTeX, because that is the same as what I am doing. The answer provided there works in most cases, but I found a case where it ...
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What are the default settings of enumerate

In my document, I need to temporarily modify the settings of enumerate environment, using the options offered by theenumitem package. Hence I use : ...
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How can I correctly use lists as descriptions to items of description lists?

I am writing a manual using description lists to list off GUI menu items with their subordinated parameters. An undesired effect occurs when embedding lists as the description of an item of the ...
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Bolding a single number in a enumerated list

I want to bold a single number in the bulleted list to identity the problems my students need to turn in for homework. I am using the enumitem package and this is what I am talking about. ...
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Horizontal and Vertical spacing in itemize environment

I am trying to adjust the itemize environment. With the following code I get a result as seen below: \documentclass[a4paper,9pt]{extarticle} ...
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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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Updating from an old enumitem package - Lubuntu

I've installed Texmaker on my netbook running LXLE (built on Lubuntu 12.04) and when I tried to compile a file I'd been working on with Texmaker on Windows, I get an error saying: Unknown option ...
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Remove whitespace above and below itemize in a table [duplicate]

I have a table where some cells contain a bulleted list produced by itemize. I want to present these lists in a compact way. I use the enumitem package and \setlist[itemize]{nosep} (plus other ...
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How can I suppress the line break before the first item of a list?

Using enumitem, I can typeset inline lists with the following \documentclass{article} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \begin{document} % Text before list. \begin{enumerate*} \item My first item. ...
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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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enumitem: description with unbold item - math mode (hepthesis)

I would like to have a normal font symbol (in math mode) as description item in the hepthesis document class. Example: \documentclass{hepthesis} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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How can I force all text to continue to the next line when using style=nextline in description lists with enumitem?

This question is related to this answer: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/69525/13552. The documentation for enumitem (on page 7 in Version 3.5.2 2011-09-28) says that nextline: if the label does ...
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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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how to highlight an item label?

Is there any way to highlight (say put background yellow) on the label of itemized list such as (1. 2. 3 ... or A. B. C. ), not the item body itself, to make them stand out?
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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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How to continue hierarchy of bullets in new slide?

I have some hierarchy in one slide that i want to keep in the follow slide. How i can do that? Code example: \documentclass[ps,clariphy]{prosper} %% clariphy it's the company where I work. I Think ...
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remove first label in inline enumitem

I'm using an inline enumitem with bullets, but I would like there to be no bullet before the first item. After reading the manual, I tried the following, but it still leaves an unwanted space before ...
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Vertical alignment in sections beginning with itemize

I'm working on a résumé which places section headers in a widened left margin. In the example below, I am trying to get the itemize in section Bar to be vertically aligned with the section title, ...
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\ref and \nameref with alpha enumerated items

Is there a way to keep the enumeration list with (a), (b), etc., and have references provide the complete context like 1.1.1(a)? The section and sub-section references display as I’d like with 1.1 ...
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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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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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Alphabetized list labeling with boxed alphabets in enumeration

I want to create itemized list with its labels as Alphabets, written inside boxes. I tried to use \begin{enumerate}[label={$\boxed {\Alph*}$}], but it does not work. Pl. help.
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Add same text to each item

I have a question. I have list which each item contain same text. For example: 1. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. SAMETEXT 2. Fusce blandit, orci vel cursus mollis, elit dui ...
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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 ...