{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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Set space between list and following paragraph to equal one line

My question is best formulated with an example, which is given below. I've tried to play with topsep, but that seems to modify the space both before and after the list. I need to only modify the space ...
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Enumerating nested item with skips

I need to do some nested numbering of items, but with skips. I can skip outer numbering, but similar method is not working with inner numbering. I have the code below, where the numbering starts from ...
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Resume option in enumitem with \includeonly

If I use \includeonly to include file foo2.tex, \begin{enumerate}[resume] does not resume the numbering of the last enumerate environment in file foo1.tex. What I've done is to run all parts, see ...
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referencing nested \items

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{cleveref} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Show that \begin{enumerate}[label = (\alph*)] \item ...
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Automatically set description list `labelwidth` based on widest label?

How do I create a description list where the item text is automatically indented to the width of the widest label? This is the same question as Description list with aligned descriptions but I would ...
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enumitem: referencing items in enumerate

Say we have a huge document with many sections, subsections, and subsubsections. In a few of these sections, we have enumerated environments. The package I am using is enumitem. One of the ...
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The use of enumerated options [closed]

I am not sure what would be the best-practice approach to type setting an observation that has an enumerate list. For instance, consider: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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Aligning bullet and text in itemize

I want to make the bullets in itemize to align at 0 mm (no indent). Using the enumitem package, this can be done by specifying the option [leftmargin=*]. At the same time, I would like the texts to ...
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Remove extra space from framed environment

I would like to remove or better said have the framed environment (box) aligned with the content in the description. Notice below how the box is out of alignment and aligns with the margin. See a MWE: ...
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Center Aligning Labels in a enumerate environment

I am trying to get enumerate environment do the following: (subgroup) some description of a subgroup of a group G. (hello!) This subgroup is a hello subgroup of G and satisfies an ...
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Spacing between item and description using description list

How can I get the same result as the code below without having to use \quad spacing? Is there any parameter in enumitem to adjust the horizontal spacing? \begin{description} \item{Item 1} \quad ...
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Fixing itemization alignment and line wrap inside tabular

I'm trying to construct a table using the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{p{.3\linewidth}p{.7\linewidth}} ...
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Enumitem: using the resume command in enumerate

\documentclass[11pt, letter]{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label = \arabic*] \item \item \end{enumerate} \begin{enumerate}[resume] \item \item ...
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Equal spacing with enumerate and multicol

I want to create a worksheet that gives equal vertical spacing for all problems. I have two questions. What can I do to interchange parts (b) and (c) so that parts (a) and (b) are on the same line ...
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references with enumitem

I'm sorry if this question was asked elsewhere. I searched all over but couldn't find it. I'm writing a document with lots of lists and lots of references. I'd like to refer to an entry of a list ...
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Grab the new list label

My question is very simple: when I define a new list using enumitem how can I get the label that is used? I now that I can do that with \label ... \ref (as it is in the MWE), but I need a descriptor ...
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Start the content of an item on a new line after the item label in enumerate environment

How to have the full content of an enumerate item to start on a new line below the item label and number, and aligned to the left margin of the document ? This question is closely related to this ...
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From paralist to enumitem, using tabto too

This is a follow up question to the one I asked a while back: Horizontal enumeration in multiple columns . There I was using paralist and now I feel it is better to switch to enumitem (since I can ...
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Indentation of Lists in Environments

Based on the answer of Markus Scharrer, I am using the custom lstnewenvironment to get code and Section with my environment. Since I use an environment in an environment (I know it may not be the best ...
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Weird vertical spacing problem with (adjusted) enumerate

Based on Nested enumerate (enumitem) interferes with suppressing vertical space after theorem heads. I use the following code. After a while, I ran into a weird behavior: As you can see, the sub-lists ...
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Referencing enumeration items by number and name

I'm currently using enumitem for automatically numbering several requirements in my thesis. However, as each requirement has not only a number but also a short title, when referencing to it using \ref ...
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Package pdfpages interrupts customization with enumitem

I have a longer work and in that I want include a pdf-file and also I have customize enumerate-items with package enumitem. With inculded package pdfpages I get errors. Is it possible to include ...
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vertical spacing on enumitem

In the example below I want the enumerate list to essentially be ``inline'' with the word Example from the example environment. It works perfectly with text or enumerate* (inline list), but I cannot ...
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Spacing after itemize (without parskip package)

This piece of code seemed to be working fine for a long time, until I try to remove the parskip package. Without this package, it seems that I need to include two hacks: Add a ...
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pdflatex and enumlist counter problems

I am trying to use the line that is commented out, but it fails unless I don't use hyperref. The error message is rather cryptic as ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> I ...
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Full Customize of Itemize and Enumerate

Suppose, it's necessary to change the most of itemize or enumerate parameters globally (it's not elegant to change the parameters inside every itemize or enumerate environment). If to write something ...
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Resume numbering within the \tcolorbox environment

I have used this site so many times but this time, no answer to my problem. I am creating a lab manual for my ocenaography class. I am using the \tcolorbox package to highlight my multiple choice ...
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Using before as a Global setting in enumitem

I am working on a small project and am using the enumitem package reasons for beyond this example. I read the docs and managed to produce this example. Currently, I am using the before argument on the ...
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Indent paragraph to horizontally align with enumerate environment

I have an enumerated list with points, intersected with comments to each point. I would like to align my comments vertically with the itemized points in the enumerated list. Below a MWE with its ...
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How do I remove white space above itemize command in beamer using enumitem

I am new to \LaTeX. I am trying to use solution give on How to remove the whitespace BEFORE itemize/enumerate? to remove vertical space before itemize environment using enumitem and beamer. But I ...
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referencing an item from enumerate in an article calss

I misspoke I meant I used enumerate not cases sorry. Is it possible to reference a case? I have \begin{enumerate} and then cases 1 to 4 where each case is a rather detailed. I would like the refer ...
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How to reduce vertical space itemize environment inside table

I have this: I want for the first item to be vertically aligned with my other cells. How can I do it? The answers provided here suggested to play with topsep and partopsep: How can I change ...
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How can I stop my description text from going beyond the margin

The text is going over my page. How can i fix that? \documentclass[DIV=15, paper=a4, paper=portrait, pagesize=auto]{scrartcl} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} ...
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Create \ref for nested enumitem \item without nesting in the output

Sorry the question is a bit awkward. Basically I have nested \begin{enumerate} lists. I'd like something to appear like this: 1 Foo 1.1 Bar Please see additional information in subsection 1 ...
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How can I left align the labels in a customized description list

I have this code: \SetLabelAlign{rightbox}{\hss\llap{#1\quad}} \setlist[description,1]{align=rightbox,labelsep=0pt,leftmargin=0pt} \section{Project 55d5396fed} ...
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enumitem conflict with french babel

The following crashes with the error: ! LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[francais]{babel} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} ...
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Aligning equation numbers within enumitem

Take a look at the following minimal working example: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, leqno]{article} \usepackage{amsmath, enumitem} \title{} \author{Who knows?} \date{} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Fixing a list issue

Let us consider the following MWE: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage[marginparwidth=2in]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage{marginnote} ...
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Problem with enumitem and \raggedright [duplicate]

I want my items in lists (enumerate, itemize and description) to be raggedright. So I use enumitem package to make things easier \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[enumerate]{before = \raggedright}% In ...
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Numbering exceeding the 26 letter alphabet

After reading this answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/52604/10898 I am unable to employ the alphalph package to replace the counter in either levels. See the code below: ...
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Controlling the indentation of the second line in a list

I'm using enumitem to label text, and I'd like the text to all be aligned to the same indent as the first line in the list. The second line begins underneath the label. I'm sure there's a simple ...
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Horizontal alignment of margin notes in nested enumitem list

I would like to be able to 'tag' certain list items in an enumitem list with a mark in the left margin. I would like the marks in the left margin to be horizontally aligned with respect to each ...
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Customizing inline enumerate with enumitem still not working?

I have the latest version of the enumitem package and I'm trying to use different labels for enumerate lists which are set as normal lists and enumerate lists which are set inline. However, it doesn't ...
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Controlling parindent in enumerate inside customized list environment

I'm trying to control the indentation of paragraphs in an enumerated list that is inside a customized list environment. I find that changing \parindent in the inner list has no effect. Here's an ...
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Description environment, indent first line

Is there a neat way to push the first line of an item in a description environment over to the right so that it is flush with the second line of the item? I'm trying to define a LaTeX list ...
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enumitem-zref: reference items automatically [closed]

I am trying to use the enumitem-zref package in order to reference automatically all item of an enumeration. Here is a simple example (found on the Internet, but seems to agree with the ...
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Optional argument to \item to appear in brackets after the counter

Usually, when you have the following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Mary \item[had] a little \item lamb \end{enumerate} ...
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\crefname for several layers of an enumerate: problem with enumitem

I want to use the \crefname macro from the cleveref package to set the label names on several layers of an enumerate environment. The following code works very well: \documentclass{article} ...
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Different colours for the bullets in itemize environment

In the following list, the colour of the bullet will be fixed: \begin{itemize} \item Good point 1 \item Good point 2 \item Poor statement 1 \item Poor Statement 2 \end{itemize} Is there anyway to ...
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How to set the different fontsize according to different levels in an enumitem list in beamer?

I use enumitem in beamer to create a enumerate list as follows: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Dresden} \useinnertheme{circles} \usepackage{enumitem} \newlist{enum}{enumerate}{5} ...