{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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How can I indent an example environment?

I am making some presentation material using beamer. Because I am not used to using Latex, and this is the first time to use beamer, I am very not good at grammar of Latex and beamer. :( Please let ...
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Footnote indentation 1.25cm of multiple lines footnotes

I am trying to indent multiline footnotes 1.25cm after and including the second line. This is the code fragment that my template uses to set-up footnotes, which needs to be adapted: \...
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Using blank line as indentation: some sections it works, others it inserts a white line

I have a problem. It used to work perfectly, but right now it changed and I can't figure out why. So, the first section (for example 1.1) I used blank lines. These blank lines were converted to ...
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Indentation comments algorithm2e

I am trying to use algorithm2e for my pseudocode. I am having a weird behavior with the comments. I want them to appear right after the code, on the right, while there seems to be a random (quite ...
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Horizontal space for subsection header

I want horizontal space between section and subsection as shown in the picture. Please help!!
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How to indent a long sentence in an algorithm

In this algorithm format I want the the "Considering the jth...." to be having the same indentation throughout even in newline. The Code is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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Indent itemized list with custom item names

How would I reproduce the typesetting in the screenshot below? In particular, I'm interested in the nicely indented list of hypotheses with the following features: The item names (H1, H2, H3) don't ...
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Using paragraph hanging inside itemsize

I am making a CV on overleaf and I want to do paragraph hanging inside an item. \item \parindent=0pt \parskip=\medskipamount \hangindent=7em \hangafter=1 paragraph start: First Line ...
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How can I get rid of indentation before my code? [duplicate]

My Javascript code has a large amount of whitespace in its block in the output pdf file. How do I get rid of this without un-indenting my latex code? Thanks in advance. \documentclass{article} \...
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Left indent in tcblisting code

In this MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[most]{tcolorbox} \newtcblisting{myexample}{ width=1.01\linewidth, sharp corners,% beforeafter skip=0.5\baselineskip,% sidebyside gap=2mm,% ...
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Unwanted outdent in the first paragraph of a section

for the first paragraph of some of my sections I have an unwanted outdent as the following picture: I used noindent after the section, but has no effect. There is also no extra hidden character ...
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Using enumerate with no indent

I have a enumerated list that start on the left of the text margin. How can I remove this so the word "Step 1" start on the same left margin like the rest of the document? \documentclass[paper=a4, ...
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how to start a new line after inserting a figure without indentation at the beginning of this new line?

\section{last paragraph} Here are some words in the last paragraph. Now a figure is inserted below. \begin{figure}[H] \centering \includegraphics[width=5cm]{...jpg} \caption[Example .]{.,,} \label{...}...
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First line exceeding margin

I am writing my thesis, and I have a problem with indentation. The first line of the following paragraph exceeds the margin, and I don't understand why. This is the code: \documentclass[12pt]{report} ...
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Add an indentation in a fbox

I'm trying to create an abstract for my report and I would like use \indent to indent the first line in a \fbox, but it doesn't work and I don't find any solutions... My code is : \fbox {\parbox [t]{...
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Indentation superfunction LaTeX

There are a lot of questions on here that are about indentation and I feel like what most people are looking for is something similar to the following. It would be nice to have some sort of function ...
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Alignment of long item labels [duplicate]

I tried looking for this but I honestly could not find anything for my particular issue. I am designing a poster in LaTeX and I sometimes use custom list items. The thing is, as these get wider, they ...
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Insert indent in algorithm at line break of the same \State

I have the following code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm*}[t!] \caption{...
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Indent the footnotetext of author affiliation

I use authblk package to manage the title block and authors. In the corresponding author address in the footnote I want to write: Corresponding author at: Institute address ... The address is so long ...
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List and minipage indent problem

Some times I need to enclose a list of questions in a minipage to put a picture on the right. When the minipage starts with a list there is an indent problem, when there is somme text before it works ...
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Adjust space between acronym and glossary-mcol description

To save page space I additionaly use \usepackage{glossary-mcols} to get the acronyms printed in two columns. The same space trick from here (Nicola answers) unfortunately doesn't work after calling \...
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Issue with natural indentions for enumerate

Following this post, I have attempted to remove the natural indent for enumerate/itemize. To my dismay, it's not entirely removing the indent. How do I fix this? The following is a minimal working ...
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Stop automatic indenting of tabular in apa6e with p type

In apa6e, tabular environments indent automatically. This does not match APA's guidelines. How can I stop the indenting of tabular environments (without using the work-around)? The solution in Stop ...
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Minipage reset indent. How can i set again to standard?

I have the following code. \documentclass[a4paper, titlepage, 11pt]{article} \begin{document} \section{Introduzione all'astrofisica} \begin{minipage}{12cm} In astrofisica, differentemente ...
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Indentation and lacking space when using gb4e with minipages

The normal behavior of a gb4e example environment is seen in (1) in the MWE below. But when I want two examples side by side, using minipage, the example is indented, and there is no space before or ...
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Changing the width of second page and so on in friggeri cv, keeping first intact?

Lots of people are interested in this at different places, but I couldn't find a direct solution. One can use the template from here. A part of it is answered here and a simple tweak would be to ...
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Blank page before titlepage using indented sections

I'm trying to indent all my contents except for all headings. I tried using the method described in this method for indenting all the normal text. However, if I combine it with either a \title command ...
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Supressing indent on the following paragraph

I have made a environment that formats some example text in a box that sets it apart from the main text of the book. It becomes a sort of a figure that the other text refers to. There is plenty of ...
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Section Title indents too much at the start of a new page

I have an issue where my consecutive sections when added are being alternatively indented in or out. \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, twoside, titlepage]{article} \title{Bla \\ Bla\\ Bla } \author{Bla ...
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How to indent for loop

I would like to write the following pseudo code : data_points.foreach { point => for(i <- point.size()) { do something.... } } But when I try to use \For \EndFor I loose ...
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Customizing Memoir Class's \fancybreak

In response to No indentation after empty line @jon supplied the following \fancybreak macro lifted from memoir.cls: \makeatletter \newcommand{\fancybreak}{\@ifstar{\@sfbreak}{\@fbreak}} \newcommand{\...
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How can I indent the whole paragraph instead of only one line?

To comply with the braindead thesis style guide for my university, I need to be able to indent a whole paragraph using the same indentation level that is used to indent the first line in regular ...
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Hanging indent in expex preamble

expex has a great way of displaying long glossed lines with a hanging indent by defining \glhangindent globall via lingset. I would like to achieve this also for preamble (\glpreamble) and free ...
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Outdent all lines except first line | first line spacing word-like! [duplicate]

How can one create a single first line indent? The idea is to produce the same exact effect as the Microsoft Word "First line indent": Word First line indent That produces an output, such as: ...
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Accidentally deleted automatic paragraph indentation, how do I get it back?

Somehow, I'm not sure how, I managed to accidentally delete the automatic indenting for each new paragraph in my LaTeX file. Could anyone please suggest how to get it back again? Thanks.
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If I linebreak 2x in source, does latex automatically assume a new paragraph?

If I linebreak 2x in source, does latex automatically assume a new paragraph? Since I am noticing that when I do, whatever I write next comes with extra indentation. something_1 something_1 ...
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How to creat hanging indent reference list in Classicthesis LyX version

I already have a completed hanging-indent reference list in word, which I want to reproduce in LyX. I want common hanging indent without [number] in front (this is an example from the APA website): ...
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How to remove indentation and vertical spaces in list in a table?

I am trying to make a CV and there is a section where I want to list the projects I have done with bullets, so I use itemize list inside a tabularx environment like this: \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{...
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How to format bicaption

I've got some troubles with formatting the bicaption package and would like to ask, if someone can point out some hints to solve it. I guess it was too late yesterday, so first my dear apologies Axel!...
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TOC Indent CHAPTER past PART

I'd like to figure out how to indent Chapters in my TOC past the Parts headings. I'd like to do this to improve legibility. This is how my document is laid out in main.tex \documentclass[oneside,11pt,...
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How do I get a space or line break between paragraphs rather than an indent? Parskip is not working [closed]

So when I first started out with my file I had gaps between paragraphs and no indent, as I was using the parskip package as listed below in my pre amble. At some point for a reason unbeknown to me ...
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Removing the indent of the first paragraph of a section (in French language)

I want to remove the indent just for the first paragraph of a section. I am looking for an automatic solution. (I mean, it should be invisible for the "user", who does not have to type no indent) I ...
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How to remove the tab from the listofalgorithms (ToA)

How can I remove the tab from the \listofalgorithms so that it always starts without indent? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} \begin{...
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How to remove tabcolsep in the first column of all tabulars in one place?

I want to vertically align the first column of all my tables the text. I can change the \tabcolsep using @{} but I how can I declare this in a single place as a default value? Edit: I added an MWE ...
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controlling indentation with biblatex alphabetic style

I have the following minimal code using biblatex: test.tex \documentclass[twoside,twocolumn,10pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[backend=biber,style=...
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Indentation for floatfoot command

I am using a variety of footnote commands for my thesis: \bibnote to add numerical footnotes to text. The note should appear both on the same page (as a footnote) and in the bibliography (as an ...
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Abstract same indentation as rest of sections

I want my abstract to not be indented ( or the to be aligned center) is there anyway I can align my abstract to the left to match my sections? For instance by abstract is quite centered and the rest ...
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\marginnote leads to paragraph indentation

I am using the marginnote package in combination with scrbook. Normally the first paragraph after a heading is not indented. When I now use \marginnote at the beginning of the first paragraph it gets ...
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Auto-indent the second line of a paragraph

When working with numbered lists with long content, I get outputs like this: However, I would like to produce an output like where "z" and "planes" are aligned with the word "Giving". Using ...
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How do I completely suppress paragraph indentation in quoting environment without \noindent?

\documentclass[oneside,12pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[enumerate,1]...