{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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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. \...
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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} \begin{...
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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 ...
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Incompatibility between enumitem and answers packages?

I am facing a strange problem while using the enumitem and answers packages. The following code compiles with no errors. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{answers} \...
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Automatically label every item in lists

This is somewhat a follow-up question to "Vertical spacing in enumitem list". Note that the question is incorporated into the example below. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \...
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Nested list and parbox

I am writing a paragraph with the \parbox into nested list. My problem is that I want justified the text to the number of main list, and the other hand I want that the nested list is justified to main ...
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Vertical spacing in enumitem list

Consider the following example. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} % New line after \item (http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/29518/15874) \makeatletter \def\myitem{% \@ifnextchar[ \@...
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A file does not compile (with enumitem.sty)

The following does not compile. What is the error? \documentclass[english]{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \newlist{wideenum}{enumerate}{4} \setlist[wideenum]{wide} \begin{document} \begin{wideenum}...
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Repeat an enumerate list in different order - an enumitem question

I want an enumerate list be repeated in a different order (for example, a list of two statements and later a list of two proofs: first the second statement proof and then the first statement proof). I ...
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Bad math delimiter in enumerate using enumitem

Please consider the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label=\arabic*$\star$] \item ABC \end{enumerate} \end{document} Does anyone know ...
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Layout problem when mixing tasks and enumitem

There seems to be a layout issue when attempting to incorporate a tasks environment directly within an enumerate environment, when no text is specified between the \item (enumerate) and the beginning ...
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Using key value in enumerate to another key value

This is a follow-up question to Enumitem \SetEnumitemKey and conflict between multiple key before and after. I want to use a key value in a list in the definition of another. Here I use a better ...
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Enumitem \SetEnumitemKey and conflict between multiple key before and after

I try to make life easier by setting key to list with the package enumitem. But, the options before and after seem to be in conflict when used more than once. Here is some code that show four ...
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Stop indenting the second line in list

I want to be able to stop indenting the second line in the list and still keep the indentation of the first line. Is it possible? \documentclass[multi={minipage}, border=5]{standalone} \usepackage{...
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`fontspec` changes indention of itemize

When I add the fontspec package, the items in an itemize environment get an additional indention. You find the code in the following example, it is mainly from this question: \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
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Removing empty line before enumerate

I've got a tabutable with two columns, one of which is supposed to contain a list: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{enumitem} \setenumerate{topsep=0pt, ...
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Horizontal space in lists with image labels

I construct a list with icons to document. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{blindtext, enumitem, graphicx, longtable, tabu} \newcommand{\myicon}[1]{% \smash{% \...
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How get bold and normalfont item into theorem?

I have a numbered list into theorem. Example \begin{enumerate}[label={\bfseries\normalfont{\roman*.}}] \item \end{enumerate} But the picture below show the item is with normalfont but non-bold ...
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Change enumeration from numbers to alphabet does not work if I manually edit space between items first

I am trying to change enumeration from numbers to alphabet. i.e. instead of the list 1. 2. 3. I want to have the list (a) (b) (c) For this I use the following commands: \documentclass[12pt, ...
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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 [closed]

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: \...