{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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tabular to look identical to a list with and without parindent

I would like to define a tabular (yellow labels) type environment that looks identical to my list (green labels) environment. I can get them close but have not been able to get them exactly alike. If ...
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Checklist in beamer using enumitem package

I am working with beamer and wanna make a slide including a check list . What I wanna do is exactly like in this link: How to create checkbox todo list?. but in beamer instead. I know that enumitem ...
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How can I redefine description list items only when embedded?

I'd like to globally add a character to the front of any item that is part of a description list embedded within another description list. Hardcoded Example Character U+21B3 is the closest thing I ...
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enumitem: how to put a prime into certain parenthesized labels

How do I put a prime superscript on ii in (ii)? MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label=(\roman*)] \item\label{A} First \item\label{B} Second \item\...
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How can I make the label text in description lists wrap in the label area over multiple lines if needed?

I use the enumitem package to customise description lists. Here a MWE printing some fictitious personal details: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[description]{leftmargin=5em, ...
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Vertical spacing after enumeration in table altough all seps are set to zero

I have a strange vertical spacing after a \enumeration in a table although I have set all seps to 0pt ([itemsep=0pt, topsep=0pt, parsep=0pt, partopsep=0pt]. I want zero vertical spacing after the ...
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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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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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Disappearing custom length in enumitem

I am setting a custom length to equal the value of \leftmargin inside an enumitem list. Once I exit the list though the value disappears and my custom length reverts to zero. I have shown the ...
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Change color of itemize bullet

In the code below, I wanted to change the default color of the itemize bullet from black to blue with a shadow. Can you help me accomplish this? Here is the code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{...
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Getting Too Deeply Nested Error when trying to add a list to a footnote that is within a list

I am in a situation where I need to use custom lists and I don't know how to resolve this error. Also got the extra/missing } error but I can't seem to find it! \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Horizontal spacing of second line in a custom list

I am trying to construct my own custom list environment, and it would be a great help to solve the problem below. I would like a list environment that took a mandatory argument which gave the text to ...
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Interspersing text with enumerated items

I would like to intersperse my text with some shaded assignments for the reader to try to do. I'd also like to enumerate these with numbers to keep track of them. My current code is as follows, but I ...
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Change label in the middle of a list

I tried to use moreenum and enumitem to create a list numbered in hex. For flavour, I want the label to be 0x## (or 0x0# up to 0x0F) if possible. This was my first approach: \documentclass{scrartcl} \...
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Task is not breakable across pages

The MWE is simple as it is but the problem occurs when it has to span across pages. Please see the picture. All Tasks items go together. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Don't break item (without disappearing footnotes)

I am trying to keep items (used within a command) from breaking internally, but the solutions I've found end up causing the footnotes to disappear. Any advice on how to keep the footnotes alive but ...
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Break in the list

I would like to continue my enumerate list. But when I use: \begin{enumerate}[label={(\arabic*)}] \item Jeżeli będzie padać, bierzemy taksówkę. \\ (If it is raining, then we are taking a taxi.) \...
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Adding graphics to list label

Look at the following snipped image from a book, Is it possible to add some custom graphics like that shown in the image to the list label besides numbers? This is an MWE, \documentclass{book} \...
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Error: "Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item.'' using multicol in a \newenvironment, can it be fixed?

The below works, but produces an error message Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. Does anybody know why it throws an error, and how to correct my code? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Horizontal spacing in enumitem

I am using customized indentation in the enumitem package. The following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[align=left,wide=4pt] \item Compute the ...
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Tex4ht: Lists inside multicols

I use the multicol package to generate "2x2" lists (two rows, two columns), which works fine with pdflatex but not with tex4ht. While multicol works with tex4ht generally, there seems to be something ...
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How to Use Fillable Checkboxes from Hyperref with Lists

I would like to create a fillable PDF form with a list of items that each have a checkbox to its left. It would look similar to this: \documentclass[11pt, letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{enumitem}...
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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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Show only top-level bullet points of list as an overview

I have a list that looks like this: Overview of item 1 Part 1 of more in depth description of item 1 Part 2 of more in depth description of item 1 Part 3 of more in depth description of item 1 ...
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\printglossaries hangs in the presence of both enumitem and beamerarticle [closed]

Finally, I could pinpoint my question: What can interfere with glossaries to prevent printing? It looks like a combined interference happens here. \printglossaries will hang, if you uncomment \...
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Short interline spacing after \item in customized description environment

I'm working on a technical guide, and I have a list of descriptions of different commands that can be run. Some of these commands have aliases or alternative invocations, and I want them to have the ...
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Enumerate package wont allow to change format

I have a [journal]{IEEEtran} document (I just don't want to change the document type). The command enumerate won't let me put, for example, roman numbers. I am doing it this way: \begin{enumerate}[i] ...
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Default formatting for manually entered enumerate tags

How can I bold the item numbers in enumerate when I am manually entering them? Here's a MWE and its output: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[align=...
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Page break: enumeration with headline

In my document I created a new environment called examples. Basically it's an enumeration with the headline "Examples". The idea is to get something like: Examples Example 1 Example 2 Example 3 ...
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Cleveref sorting issue for enumerate lists with crefalias

Based on this question and on the useful answers, for each theorem environment I create a dedicated enumerate list which I "crefalias" to the theorem. By doing so, when I cleve-refer to a list item, ...
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While using \tab, long line of text jumps to the next line inside an itemize environment

In order to write a description of a list of items inside an itemize environment I use the \tab command. However it produces pretty large spaces, making long lines of text jump to the next line, as ...
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Enumerated list with headings / titles

I need an enumerated list that has titles like the description environment. I'v looked at the enumitem package but I'm not sure if / how I can use it for the desired effect. I want the list to look ...
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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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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, shortlabels]{...
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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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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} \usepackage{...
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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} \...