{indentation} is about the first-line indentation of normal {paragraphs} as well as about the indentation of, e.g., {lists}, {quoting} environments, {captions}, and the various elements (sectioning numbers, titles, ...) in a {table-of-contents}.

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Create structure / outline manually

How do I create such a construct in LaTeX: 1 Point A 1.1 Point A1 1.2 Point A2 2 Point B 2.1 Point B1 2.1.1 Point B1a ... Any suggestions?
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How to indent entire section heading and indent second line, if it comes, further

I am formatting my CV in latex, and I currently have all my section headings indented by 2em. The first item is the date of the \NewEntry and after that I have \hspace{1.5em} inserted to separate the ...
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LaTeX verse package no indent for the poem

I am typesetting using the verse package. I have trouble getting what's inside the verse environment not to get indented. In the minimal working example below, I would like the "Blessed are" to be ...
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Indent first paragraph after section and don't indent new lines!

I would like to indent the first paragraph after a new section, but I don't want indent new lines.... I know indentfirst and parskip packages but they don't work together! I would like to combine the ...
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Automatic indentation with AucTeX within \[…\] environment

AucTex works fine automatically indenting most environments, for example \begin{displaymath} \cos x \end{displaymath} but doesn't indent when I use \[ and \], and automatically takes away any ...
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Exercise list using enumitem: how control indentation and labeling of sublists?

For a book project, I want to define exercises in each chapter, having printed labels like Exercise 1.1 and TeX labels like lab:1.1 that can be referenced as "see Exercise \ref{lab:1.1}". [I've read ...
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How to achieve no indentation for a single equation?

I'd like to have a single equation without indentation at all. I know I can set it globally with \setlength{\mathindent}{0cm} But I don't know how to return to the default value after the ...
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How to get nested asparaenum properly indented?

I'm using asparaenum to list some paragraphs, and they get indented properly. But when I use nested asparaenum, the inner paragraphs get no indentation at all. I wish them to have more indentation ...
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How can I remove the indent after every section in new page? [closed]

I am using a preconfigured LaTeX file and have a problem. After I use \section{}, everything works well, but only on the current page. If I reach the new page, I have an indent on the left side and ...
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Indentation of my list of equations

I have problems with my list of equations. The list is generated, but if I compare the list with for instance list of tables or figures, there is different indentaion of each lines. Can someone help ...
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Indent in figure group producing warning [on hold]

I am getting a warning Delete this space to maintain correct pagereferences. due to my figures being indented, for example: % \QBasic is a simple macro: \newcommand{\QBasic}{\mbox{\textsc{QBasic}}} ...
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My Own CV Template - Help!

I wanted to develop a hybrid of moderncv and article class, another CV template. I am facing difficulties. Here is my code till now: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{libertine} ...
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Unexpected indent for all bold paragraphs after first

After the first lines in a paragraph I have an unexpected indent. My question here is why is it there and how can I avoid it? My .tex file is like this: ...
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How to indent in TeXnicCenter?

I am using TeXnicCenter as my LaTeX editor. My problem is with indentation. When I select text and I use tab the text will not be indented correctly. It will look like this: Original text: ...
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how to align multiple lines on same indent without enumeration?

I want a similar effect as desired in the question How to align multiple lines on same indent?. But I don't want the enumeration or bullet point list. I want only more indentation for some lines like ...
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How to prevent enumerate to indent a long text? [duplicate]

How could I prevent enumerate to indent a long text? I am using this style for my enumeration: \begin{enumerate}[label=\textbf{\Alph*)}, ref=\Alph*, leftmargin=*] \item Item \\ Lorem ipsum dolor sit ...
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Adjusting the caption of an algorithm2e code

I'd like to typeset the caption of an algorithm environment such that it is bold, fills the available width of the paper, and neither the caption nor the line numbers encroach into the margins. In ...
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Indenting part of a list

So I'm trying to indent a list that I have to look something like 2) 1) random stuff 2) random stuff I'm using \item[2)] \hfill \item[1)]Hello World but it isn't working for ...
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How do I make placements within my resume?

I'm currently writing a resume. Consider the below LaTeX bit of code: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[scaled]{helvet} \renewcommand*\familydefault{\sfdefault} %% Only if the base font of ...
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Enumerate: only indent numbers

I want to make the enumerate environment look like this: 1. First item [...] [first item continued] 2. Second item [...] That is, the text should look like normal body text except with ...
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Formatting verse: How to change indent for all even lines?

Is it possible to format a verse like this: (sorry for an example that is not in English, I just don't have English text with such formatting on hand. ) I mean the following formatting: each ...
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Commands that could include another command

I am writing a novel using TeX. I need to indent lines of dialogue by 0.25in from the left margin and by 1in from the right margin. I have thought of using a minipage to accomplish this as the ...
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How to remove indent on non-item text inside an enumerated environment?

I'm using the enumerate environment to make a numbered list. I want to write a paragraph that serves as information for the next items. I want to remove the indent on this paragraph of text, so that ...
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Arara and latexindent with texmaker [on hold]

I am new to latex and I try to auto indent my latex file using arara and latex indent. I use texmaker as IDE. I installed arara exactly as: How to install arara with MiKTeX / Windows? and tested it. ...
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Indentation inside of text

I know that the title of this question might be a little bit confusing, but I don't know how can I solve my problem and even how to search for the solution. I want to make inside a long text something ...
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\begin{alltt} inside \subfloat

I am trying to use the alltt environment inside a \subfloat element, and inside a minipage. The problem is that if I use \subfloat the indented text looses its indentation. Do you know any solution? ...
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Indentation of a code block in lhs2TeX

What's the (quick and) easy way to set the indentation of a \begin{code}/\end{code} or \begin{spec}/\end{spec}? That is, I want to set only the indentation of the whole block, not the indentation of ...
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\raggedright removes paragraph indentation

This code \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \raggedright \lipsum[1-3] \end{document} produces three paragraphs with a ragged right edge and no paragraph ...
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ConTeXt: Disable Hyphenation, Enable Indentation, and Enable Sorting for Bibliography Entries (Items in List of Publications)

Enable Indentation I've tried: \setuplist [pubs][ before={\indentation}, ] and also: \setuppublications[ indentnext={yes}, indenting={yes}, ] Unfortunately, no effect. I would like both ...
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How to align the new environment

I have to define the new environment, similar to the proof environment. I learned on our site how to define it, but I do not know how to customize it. In particular, I design a book by using gsm ...
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Is is possible to make indentation within enumerate item?

This is some of my code : \begin{enumerate} \item {\bfseries For} all $v \in V(D)$ whose weight isn't 0 with $u$ {\bfseries do}\\ \indent {\bfseries If} $l(v) < l(u) + w((u, v))$ \textbf{then}\\ ...
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Moving a table all the way to the left side of the Page

I'm having trouble with a table I have made. It is too long and goes off of the page to the right. I have already made the font smaller and made the page landscape. What I need to do is have the ...
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Disregard environment indent for equation

I have a large equation in nested itemize-environments, which creates a lot of indention for the equation, such the equation is only placed on the right side of the page. It would look nicer if the ...
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Paragraph indents with optional line break

I am writing a document in which I would like to be able to use different kinds of paragraph breaks. I want to use indented first lines without a parskip for most of the new paragraphs, but for ...
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can someone please explain the enumitem horizontal spacing parameters?

I am still struggling with enumitem. I don't understand the horizontal spacing parameters at all. I have indeed read the documentation, and numerous answers to numerous questions, but despite all that ...
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Can't make a list of symbols align correctly

I created a quick manual list of figures using some code from a previous answer but I can't get it to align properly. The second part will jump a few characters backwards and forwards making it look ...
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Correct indenting in a description environment [duplicate]

I would like to create a description enumeration which looks like the following: keyword 1: Short Description of the keyword A characterization of the keyword keyword 2: Short Description ...
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Theorem style - define indentation

I have a real issue with defining my theorem style. I need indentation after the theorem, but cannot achive it. I google for hours and didn't find a solution. Hope you can help me. By the way, I'm ...
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Why default paragraph indents disappeared after I use a tocloft package? [on hold]

I used a tocloft package to customize my toc, lot and lof. (all following codes are in preamble) \usepackage{tocloft, calc} % adjust titles showed in toc, lot and lof ...
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Specific indentation for enumerate item

MWE: \documentclass{beamer} % Custom theme from https://bitbucket.org/marczellm/beamerports/src/30de28e687e2dfad6ebe0765d2eb622ed12fdbfe/beamerthemeKlope.sty?at=master % It overwrites the default ...
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algorithmicx or algpseudocode custom command indentation within a while loop or if statement

I have been trying all day to set-up the commands necessary to represent the Haggis pseudocode format using the algorithmicx package in Latex. I have managed to create the commands I need for the ...
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Getting shaded boxes in lists to indent

I'm trying to make a list which also contains theorems in shaded boxes. I'm currently using the framed package to do this. However, the shaded boxes do not properly "tab" inward to align with the ...
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parskip package, keep the indents

That may be a stupid question but is there a way to keep the indent while using the parskip package? I use parskip to keep spacing between my paragraphs while leaving the table of contents and lists ...
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Indentation in enumerate/list

I'm trying to get rid of indentation in enumerate. The code below shows the indentation with enumerate, and then the only partial fix I could implement. With enumitem package I could avoid indentation ...
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Hanging indents for \section headings

Sometimes, I do have long section headings that take more than one line. I would like to make second and each subsequent line of \section heading indented (so called 'hanging indent'). I know I can ...
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How can I decrease the indent of itemize inside a column in Beamer

I am using a package Beamer to create my presentation file. But I need to have some itemize information along with a table, in two different column. But the final shape is not good. I want to reduce ...
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Allowing cell to overflow without affecting indentation

I wish to allow a specific table cell to overflow horizontally without affecting indentation of the column that the overflowing cell reaches into. How can this be achieved? Google/Stackoverflow isn't ...
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Why is the first section indented

I have been using LaTeX for a week now, How come the section title for a plan of investigation and the subsection title, research question aren't aligned with the rest of the document: ...
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Left indent for figure with program

In my document, I have some pseudocode sections created using the program environment (tried several alternatives, but liked that one most, so I want to stick to that). Now I would simply like to ...
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newlfm how to change closing indent

I would like the signature to be indented past the center of the page, but not so far as the default stdletter. The problem with stdletter is that I don't have enough room to write my signature ...