{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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Alignment in custom description environment

I have to list the hardware of a computer, and I'd like to use the description environment from the enumitem package. I have several problems of alignment as you can see on the picture. I want the ...
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enumeration, full stop and \ref-\label formulations

I have a question regarding enumeration. I am busy setting exams in LaTeX and using the enumitem package. I would like the questions be numbered as follows with a fullstop after the number (because ...
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\topsep, \itemsep, \partopsep and \parsep - what does each of them mean (and what about the bottom)?

The enumitem package documentation says: \topsep, \itemsep, \partopsep, \parsep? Look it up, n00bz. L0L Ok, it doesn't quite say that, but - can I get a diagram with what each of these means? ...
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Enumerate List with Different Base number

Some old tests around here had questions that consisted in analyzing several items (each with a different number associated with it) and adding up the numbers of all the correct ones. To avoid having ...
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\ref is adding blank spaces to the label name depending on position in the paragraph

Ok, this is a pretty strange problem based on a workaround suggested here: Reference name of description list item in LaTeX I am trying to hyperlink/refer back to descriptions by their name in this ...
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beamer, enumitem - enumerate ball label

So, i "need" to use the enumitem package in order to increase the allowed depth for itemize/enumerate. To use the ball like label in those listing environments, I've tried the following code : ...
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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 ...
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A five level deep list

I would like to create a five level deep list using the enumitem package. I found this suggestion on stackoverflow and implemented it as follows \documentclass[twoside,a4paper,12pt]{report} ...
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Enumerate with prime numbers

I was making a numbered list in LaTeX, but I was wondering whether I could make the numbers of the list prime numbers. So I'd like something like: 2. List item 3. List item 5. List item 7. List item ...
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Problem with second-line indent when enumerating.

I am in trouble with the following situation. However, this is what I actually got. Here is my code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{times} \usepackage[inline, ...
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Checkboxes in front of labels

How do I create a checkbox in front of the label in an enumerate environment. I don't want to change the label to a checkbox, but want a checkbox in front of the label. So for example. Answer the ...
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How to underline enumerate label with dotted line?

The ulem package provides several commands for underlining text. I tried all of these commands to style the label in my enumerate environment. Some of the commands work, some of them do not. I'm ...
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Defining an 'optional' description list environment

I'm trying to create a variant of the description environment that coerces any present description to be on the next line. I can't seem to get the vertical spacing right when there's no description ...
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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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Referencing a custom labeled item in enumitem inline list

I'd like to have a list where most items use the standard labels but one or two have custom labels. I'd like to be able to reference each item and have its label show up. I use enumitem, and this ...
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How can I create context-sensitive reference names for an environment which defines label prefixes on-the-fly?

Background: I asked a rather muddled but related question earlier. I received an excellent answer from Manuel to that question but my confusion about the problem means that I unfortunately asked the ...
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Creating new counter formats on-the-fly with enumitem's \AddEnumerateCounter*

Aesthetic caveat: I am actually using small-caps with hanging figures and not lining. However, in creating a minimal example, I have succumbed to the defaults and created a typographical monstrosity. ...
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Enumerate: make labels and items aligned left within a theorem

Just what the title says: I want to make an enumerate list in which both the labels and items are aligned to the left. I can currently only get one or the other. Minimal working example: ...
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Use of enumitem breaks Bengali enumeration

Consider the MWE below. Here, I am trying to use Bengali numerals for enumeration as per the solution found here. \documentclass{article} % For bilingual document \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Mis-referencing of a label from an enumerate environment

MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{icomma} \usepackage[english]{babel} \newcommand{\bookcite}[6]{#1, #2: \textit{#3}. #4 ed. #5, #6 pp.} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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How to solve conflict between `biblatex`, `url` and `enumitem`?

First of all I would like to know why does this packages collide when working together. If I don't use biblatex there won't be any problem, but if I use it then the packages won't work any more. MWE: ...
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How to renew the number list?

I am writing a PH.D thesis, download the template from https://github.com/weijianwen/SJTUThesis, I encounter a problem when I try to modify the template. The question is as follows. How to renew the ...
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How to define a Lyx Layout for Custom Items?

I would like to have a list with two alternative bullets. Using the enumitem-package, I have already created an itemize-environment for one of the two bullets. For the other one, I would use ...
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Mark a question with an asterisk in enumeration mode [duplicate]

I am using the \usepackage[shortlabels]{enumitem} package for automatic enumeration of question in my LaTeX document. However, I would like sometimes to mark (a) question(s) with an asterisk as to ...
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Terminate and Start and environment from within the environment

How can I terminate and resume an environment by another environment? This also seems to have broken the resume feature which was resolved in Define a List that is Always Resumed. The code ...
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Define a List that is Always Resumed

I have a list that I need to behave as if it is always resumed. With the enumitem package, I know I can use series=<name> on the first list, and use resume*=<name> on subsequent lists. ...
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Skip after the label of inline description environment

I'd like to turn a paragraph containing several “subparagraps” into an equivalent inline list. See the following code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{enumitem} % ...
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Different output of \ref and \cref in lists with enumitem+cleveref

I'm using enumitem and cleveref packages and I would like to enforce a different behaviour of \ref and \cref for {enumerate} lists. More precisely, whenever I have lists in a theorem environment I ...
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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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How can I use hyperref hyperlinks inside of description list keys?

I already asked a related question, How can I label / reference description items that contain macros by name? Now I am having difficulty compiling description lists using hyperref's hyperlinks. ...
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Enumerate box environment

I want to write a book of close to 300 mathematics exercises. I want to list them in numerical order (and put solutions at the end part of the book). I think I am gonna use enuitem, however,in ...
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Modifying labels on some enumerated items

In an enumerate environment, I want a few (not all) of the items to have asterisks which appear before the number (I don't feel strongly about whether the number or the asterisk is horizontally ...
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inline and vertical enumeration in the same document

I want to implement both inline and vertical enumeration in my document. I know that inline enumeration can be achieved using inline option of enumitem package. In addition, I found this question ...
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How do I prevent an enumerate item at the second level from being split between two pages?

looks bad. How can I prevent this? I tried midpenalty, but it didn't work. The code is presented below. \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{microtype} ...
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Enumitem and Enumerate incompatibility

I am loading both enumerate and enumitem packages on my beamer preamble: \usepackage[shortlabels]{enumitem} \setitemize{label=\usebeamerfont*{itemize item}% \usebeamercolor[fg]{itemize item} ...
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How to add a symbol next to an enumerated item?

How could I add a symbol from bclogo next to an enumerated item like in the picture?
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How to produce this table in latex with inconsistent lists/items?

I want to produce the first two rows of this 5-column table in LaTeX: As you can see it is a special type of tables where we see: itemized lists inside but inconsistently, ie. column 4 all rows ...
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How do I indent a line in an enumeration environment?

This is what my document looks like so far: What I want is to have an indent at the line "I" is a subset of I'...". How do I do that within an item of an enumeration? This is my code: ...
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Beamer. How to put bullet lists inside a {?

I would like to obtain this The mwe is: (inside a beamer code) \section{Marco Teórico} \frame { \frametitle{Marco Teórico} $$ \begin{array}{l} \left\{ \begin{array}{l} ...
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Problem using enumitem's nextline style with nested lists

The enumitem package has a style=nextline option that can be used to make labels in description environments sit on their own line. This works really well unless you want to nest description, itemize ...
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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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For the inline enumerate: controlling the item spacing

I have \documentclass[11pt, twoside]{article} \usepackage[top=1in, bottom=1in, left=1.25in, right=1.25in]{geometry} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \newlist{choices}{enumerate*}{1} ...
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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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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 ...
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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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How to obtain “tight” lists with nonzero parskip in memoir

This: \documentclass{memoir} \nonzeroparskip \tightlists % \usepackage{enumitem} % \setlist{nosep} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Ut purus elit, ...
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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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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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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 ...