{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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How to get rid of vertical space before first list item in custom environment

I'm using a \rule in a custom list environment to push down the text, but doing this seems to add vertical space both before and after. You can tell there is vertical space because the first item does ...
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Enumitem and nested lists behaviour

I have a problem with enumitem package and nested lists. I'm cloning description basic list (naming it notacion). As you can see in MWE below, when are same type lists, there's no problem, and every ...
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How to increase the spacing between the item and sub-item in latex?

I have the following LaTeX code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label*=\textbf{\arabic*.}] \setlength\itemsep{0.5em} \item Test item 1 \begin{...
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Special enumeration layout

How can I reproduce the following list layout using the enumitem package? (I did it just manually with a table): Note that the numbers should be aligned at the left border of the body (not total ...
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Remove vertical spacing from top/bottom of itemize environment within a table [duplicate]

I'd like to create compact itemized lists within a column of a table that are vertically alligned with non-itemized text from the same column. I'm using enumitem to get more control over these ...
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Renew itemize environment for customization in tex4ht

In a htlatex compiled document a standard enumerated list environment shows up as a <li class="itemize"> tag. For the pdf version I have loaded the enumitem package to aid with list ...
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Eyeglasses as item bullet

I would like to Customizing lists itemize and title of theorem to looks like that : as usual in order to Switch chip, size and color for itemize i use \usepackage{pifont} or we can use Math ...
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Make list start at same line as its section

I am trying to save space in my CV, so now please see this picture of it: Notice how Skills is aligned with its content, without leaving any blank line. However, Languages leaves too much empty ...
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topsep not working for itemize in longtable environment

My CV uses longtable for each "experience" block, so for example "Work Experience" is one longtable, "Research Experience" is another. I now need to write a few lines of description to elaborate on ...
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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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How do I understand the horizontal spacing of enumitem's enumerate list?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{enumitem} \newcommand{\currentsection}{3.5} \setlist[enumerate,1]{label=\currentsection.\arabic*.} \setlist[...
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Arabic enumerating inside an alpha enumerating

I'm wondering how to show the original enumerating instead of alpha inside the list. enumitem package is included. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[...
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Nested enumerate and inlineitem leads to inconsistent label spacing

I've typed an exam up, and my nested enumerates seem to cause a problem with the separation between my label and the actual line item. This happens specifically when using the inlineitem command, ...
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Normal paragraphs in a certain list environment [duplicate]

Consider the following MWE. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \def\widestnumber{25} \newlist{mylist}{enumerate}{1} \setlist[mylist,1]{ leftmargin=40pt, labelsep=1.0em, itemsep=...
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Problem with enumerate

I am using enumerate (with the package enumitem) and want to make lists as in the example below. Here is the first list: 1. Item 1. 2. Item 2. etc. Here is the second list: (i) Item ...
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itemize in beamer - alignment of custom bullets

I'm doing a beamer presentation and defined some custom itemize bullets, which look like this: \newcommand{\pro}{\item[\textbf{\color{green}+}]} \newcommand{\con}{\item[\hspace{-2ex}\textbf{\color{...
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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]% {\begin{itemize}[#1,leftmargin=*,parsep=0pt,...
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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: document....
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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: \usepackage[inline,...
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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}} \newcommand\keyify[1]{\keys{...
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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, bindingoffset=...
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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 [Second] ...
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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 : \setlist[enumerate,1]{align=right,leftmargin=0pt,...
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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} \usepackage[a4paper,left=2.4cm,right=1.4cm,top=1.4cm,...
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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. \...