{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 “bubble in”/color fill an item counter ((A),(B),(C),…) in an enumerated list

I'm trying to make an answer explanation guide for a test where the correct answer is "bubbled in". I've tried using the enumitem package and tikz as shown in this post (Enumerated list with blue ...
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Enumeration with several items per line, several lines and nicely formatted

Based on Alan's answer here, I would like to be able to create nicely formatted "inline" enumerated lists. The issue I have is that the space between items on a line is always fixed, which does not ...
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Indenting First Paragraph in a List

I have an enumerate environment and each item contains several paragraphs. Normally, none of the paragraphs are indented, but using the enumitem package, I can set the listparindent to make all but ...
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How to get a properly indented custom enumerate list (with checklist-style blanks)?

I'm trying to make an enumerated checklist that looks like this: Paragraph text here that says really cool stuff. Notice how the list after is properly indented ___ 1. Thing 1 ___ ...
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Optional argument to \item in enumitem list

I'm trying to set up a list environment for typesetting a problem set. I'd like to be able to input something like the following: \begin{pset} \item First solution. \item[2.2] Second solution. ...
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Inserting non-indented mdframed object in outline

I want to be able to put an mdframed object inside of an outline environment without it being indented to the indentation level that I'm at, and so that I can continue the outline after the mdframed ...
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Enumerate and numbering

We are using the enumerate in the following form \begin{enumerate}[leftmargin=*,label=\bfseries${\textbf{{C}}}_\arabic*$.] \item \end{enumerate} Which produces out-put as C_1, C_2, ... But we ...
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labelsep in enumitem: stretch ignored

As the title says: labelsep setting in the enumitem package ignores the stretch part. I would be happy to have a stretch there (in the end actually the current font's interword stretch achieved by ...
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Stopping hang into left margin with enumitem

I'm trying to use enumitem to present various numbered principles, and to keep a running count on these principles. I'm getting stuck because I can't get enumerate not to shift the label into the ...
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Annoying box next to the letter

Ηow can I get rid of this annoying box next to the letter as well the full stop update-1: but to keep the Greek alphabet to the second level \documentclass[b5paper,10pt]{book} ...
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A new environment based on enumerate

I have defined the following simple environment: \newenvironment{renumerate}{\begin{enumerate}\raggedright}{\end{enumerate}} I wonder how the above can be modified to use with, say, the following: ...
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Unable to Remove Vertical Space Before and After Lists within longtable

All the tricks to remove vertical space before and after itemize lists (using enumitem) seem to work well in table/tabular environments, but not in longtable. The following MWE illustrates the ...
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How to resume list numbering (enumerated lists) with multicols environments

This question is related to "How to interrupt-resume a list in latex". I am making an exam for my students and I want to use the multicols environment for various portions of the test. The problem ...
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Bullet and number indenting in list

I would like to make a custom indenting for lists: Bullet or number is indented 1.2 cm from the left margin Text (all lines) is indented 1.8 cm from the left margin I am trying to use the enumitem ...
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Mixing normal and inline lists in one environment

I'm redoing my résumé and would like to produce a certain style of lists using enumitem, as shown in the image below. If it isn't possible, it isn't the end of the world, but I'd really like it if ...
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enumitem revert nolistsep

With enumitem package, I have used \setlist{nolistsep} for some part of the document. For another part of my document, I need to revert the separation in the list entries to its default. I wonder ...
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Compilation problems with custom enumeration

For some reason or other the following code does not compile. Could anyone provide an insight into why? \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{fullpage} ...
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Custom enumeration with undesired kerning

The following code produces the desired result as shown below: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,calc,bbding} \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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List with arrows instead of bullets

I want a bullet list with arrows instead of bullets, like: => Line 1 => Line 2 I tried this, but it returned some error: \begin{itemize}{labelitemi}{$\Rightarrow$}[leftmargin=1em] \item ...
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Unexpected list spacing when trying to implement vertical lists in paragraph style (with enumitem)

I'm trying to create a styling for certain numbered lists where they are formatted as normal paragraphs; i.e., a paragraph indent before the label, with all subsequent lines of each item unindented. ...
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Undesired \parindent in front of first label when using asparaenum environment

When using the asparaenum environment from paralist, sometimes the \parindent in front of the first item is undesirable. For example, if one uses the asparaenum environment directly after starting the ...
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How to add vertical space between two lines of tables

\documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \begin{document} \section{abc} \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{enumerate*} \item ...
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enumitem - labels fine - but references defined empty

Folks - the various hints as how to get to an enumeration/description listing elsewhere (e.g. Enumerated description list, Automatically number a description list) work splendidly. However - somehow ...
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How to remove indents for the initial list but indent all nested lists?

I'm trying to use enumitem to modify my lists so that they're flush to the left side of the paper but so that any nested lists are properly indented. This is what I've tried: ...
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Two-colum task list with status information

I'm trying to generate a two-column task list with status information in the second column. It has to allow page breaks and should look more a less like this: I managed to hack something together ...
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Incompatibility between currfile and enumitem? [closed]

The MWE below yields: Missing number, treated as zero. <to be read again> enit@cv@currfiledepth \item testing. for the itemize ...
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misplaced qed symbol after displaymath inside item of inline list

My problem involes a qed symbol which appears too early. My observations are that it happens after a displaymath inside an item of an unboxed inline list. All of this seems to be necessary to produce ...
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Nested enumerate labels with parent label appended plus a single set of enclosing parentheses

I want to have a list like (1) foo (1.1) foo (1.2) foo (2) foo I am using the package enumitem and \begin{enumerate}[label=(\arabic*)] \item foo \end{enumerate} I know that i can append ...
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How to create an inline list via a macro

I want to create a macro that yields an inline lists. I can easily do this using enumerate* form the the enumitem package, but when I attempt to wrap this in a macro, I get: Extra }, or forgotten ...
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Theorem Spacing in Lists

I was wondering how I can change the spacing in my lists when I start my list off with a theorem environment. An example of this is that I have my list using the enumitem package with my code: ...
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How to change list settings globally?

I'm new to latex, so this might just be a stupid error on my end, but I've downloaded the enumitem package and am trying to globally change the style of {enumerate} so that I don't have to type ...
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Define a colour enumeration

The following code is very interesting as it adds an asterisk beside an enumeration. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% %% CODE thanks to egreg ...
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Unbold referenced label

I'm fetching references from an enumeration. The problem is that I want the labels of the enumeration to be bold (hence, I've added a \textbf command) but I want the references in the text to be plain ...
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List elements without indentation

I am using the enumitem package to tweak the enumerate environment. I would like to have all the items in different levels aligned in the left margin. I tried with different parameters of the package ...
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Enumitem, Listings, Tabbing to a Certain Point

I was wondering whether it was possible to align a lstlisting environment to a certain point within an enumerate . The purpose of my doing this is to fit as much code sample on the page as possible, ...
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Question about enumitem, suspend/resume enumeration, last item of list, nested list

How do I suspend / resume an item of a list, multiple levels, if it is the last item of the list? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item first ...
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How would I code the following using enumitem?

I would really (really) appreciate it if someone could give me the code in enumitem that does the following: I need just one indexing set (roman numerals) and the flexibility to change space between ...
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Make the contents of a sentence fit to a line?

I have been working on a resume. However, some of the text is going beyond a line. For instance, the "Thesis topic" here exceeds the single line as seen: Here is the code: ...
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enumerate in multicols

The following image illustrates what am looking for: Essentially I want the numbering to occur as shown above but using the multicol and enumitem package. But when I try it by using the following ...
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Description list with aligned descriptions

This forum thread is exactly what I'm looking for. I want my description environment to produce this: Label is long text lab2 blalballalaa label3 possible second rule label ...
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enumitem line separation within a single item

I have this happening when the item wraps: The code I have so far is: \setlist{leftmargin=!, align=left, font=\large\textsf, itemsep=20pt, labelwidth=10pt, itemindent=-28pt} How can I adjust the ...
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How to suppress vertical space between proof environment heads and itemize environments?

The user 'egreg' recently helped me to suppress vertical space between theorem heads and enumitem environments (such as itemize; see the link below). I now have a similar problem: When a proof ...
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How to create numbered examples potentially with letter suffixes, e.g. using enumitem?

I have a weird numbering problem in a manuscript that uses sequentially numbered text examples. When an example demonstrates something which is e.g. wrong and later to be corrected they have suffixes ...
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Formatting for body of \item in itemize/enumerate/description environment

What I am looking for is a way to specify some formatting, say italics, for the body of each \item in an itemize/enumerate/description environment, up front, without having to do it explicitly for ...
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Remove top and bottom margin in tabular (around lists)

If I create a table with several (short) lists, currently I'm using a table construction with enumitem to (almost) remove the left margin. Now I still have a rather large margin at the top and the ...
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\usepackage{enumitem} produces “Environment description undefined” error

If I run pdflatex on the following: \documentclass[class=minimal,border=0pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{varwidth} \usepackage{upquote} % \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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how to define inparaenum in the preamble

I'm using both \inparaenum and \enumerate in my thesis and I would like them to set them in the preamble so that each item is set off with a). I used \setenumerate[0]{\itshape a\upshape)} in the ...
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How do I control the font of the item text in an enumitem list?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{description}[style=nextline] \item[Label 1] {\sffamily\LARGE item text 1} \item[Label2] Item text 2 \end{description} ...
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Add an asterisk left of an enumerate

I am looking for a simple way of adding an asterisk or some small image to the left of an enumerate such that the indentation of the enumeration is not affected by the latter. I have read Add asterisk ...
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Create a bold enumerated list with parenthesized lower case letters

I can create an enumerated list with parenthesized lower case letters by using the enumitem package (with the [shortlabels] option) in the preamble and then using \begin{enumerate}[(a)]. I can also ...