{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}.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
1answer
10 views

Indentation of Sublists of Wide List

The wide feature of enumitem package effectively makes the item label part of the text, instead of setting the margin of the following text left of the label. I would like to use the wide feature, but ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

How to bring my text to the beginning

How does one bring the text in latex to the beginning? For example, how do you bring "1 Problem " to the left most?
1
vote
2answers
56 views

Disable indentation within a section [on hold]

I want the text inside a \section{} tag to be unindented, how do I accomplish this? I have tried \noindent and \parindent0pt{text} and neither one seems to affect the text inside a section.
4
votes
1answer
42 views

Indentation problem with the 'para' option of bigfoot

Continuing the questions concerning the layout of footnotes for a critical edition, I am reporting the last issue I am facing. I am using the para option of the bigfoot package to typeset the ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

How to reduce indentation in itemize?

I have an itemize block in my latex code (XeTex actually). I wish to reduce the indentation of a multi line item. Can you please help me with this? My code and how it looks are below. ...
4
votes
1answer
87 views

Print immediately before first word of paragraph, without altering its first line indentation?

Although my case can be generalised, perhaps it would be clearer if I describe a specific example. I need to print a digit as a subscript, immediately to the left of the first line of each paragraph, ...
4
votes
1answer
36 views

how to indent the first line of an mdframed environment?

i've been requested to indent the first paragraph in an environment defined with mdframed. i've looked at the question Paragraph indenting in an mdframed environment, and while it provides a ...
2
votes
1answer
60 views

suppress indentation only after equation in LaTeX

I am trying to make my LaTeX document only have indentation after equations. Other cases, including any lines of a paragraph block, no indentation. This is a paragraph block that has many lines ...
3
votes
1answer
25 views

Different indent only the first line in Section, subsection,

I am writing a document with different indent (spacing) in all section (0.3in), all subsection (0.8in) and all subsubsection (1.4in). Only the first line in each paragraphs should be indented but ...
3
votes
1answer
128 views

Package algorithm

I am using algorithm package in order to create a pseudocode. But I would like to modify the way it appears some lines. Here is my code: \documentclass[twoside,12pt]{book} \usepackage{algorithm} ...
2
votes
1answer
29 views

How may I keep a horizontal-space for the following statement towards the right-hand side?

I would like to have 1.1., 1.2., and 1.3 shifted towards the right-hand side horizontally. I appreciate if someone could guide me to achieve this task. Thank you very much! ...
3
votes
1answer
33 views

Enumerate margin and linespread

How do I go about defining an enumerate environment (using the enumitem package) (or possibly another environment?) such that the distance from the left side of the text to the LABEL is, say, 5 cm. ...
4
votes
4answers
126 views

Align multiple graphics at different indentation levels

I want to include centered graphics with items at different levels in an enumerate environment, such that the images line up with each other horizontally. I currently have \documentclass{article} ...
2
votes
1answer
50 views

My CJK punctuation sits in a margin

I'm trying to forge a macro to produce nice formatting for pairs of sample Japanese sentences and their translation, but I seem to have run into a problem with indentation. If I have a hard line ...
3
votes
1answer
27 views

how to put a paragraph left in a list (summary)

I'm using \paragraph to simulate a \subsubsubsection but my summary is appearing with this paragraph spacing. Does anyone know how to remove this space leaving the left? Using this code: ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views

Python indentation lost in minted when export to bearmer/latex in orgmode [closed]

I have a strange problem when exporting to beamer in org-mode. I use minted to export python. But for a reason I don't understand, I lost sometime the indentation. For instance: ** NDVI is SciPy 1/2 ...
1
vote
2answers
96 views

Justify without indent

I was wondering how I can justify the text without making it indenting with \justifying. I'm using \usepackage[parfill]{parskip} Secondary question: Any way how to increase the parskip distance, ...
4
votes
2answers
73 views

List Items with Horizontal Spacing

When I try to build list of companies with no bulletin. I get the output as below Actually I want is correct spacing between the colon. Exactly like the below example. Can anyone help me out.? ...
3
votes
1answer
45 views

How to define the indentation for the second line of a multiline item with custom label?

I have a multicolumn list and I am a little limited in vertical space, for that reason I used the property leftmargin=* of itemize to get rid of some of the white space between the custom label and ...
1
vote
1answer
40 views

\parindent only works for very few paragraphs in latex [duplicate]

I used the \setlength\parindent{12pt} to try to add indent at the beginning of every paragraphs. But it only works for very few paragraphs (7 paragraphs in chapter 1 only 1 paragraph got indented.). ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

How can I add indentation when my template requires parindent to be zero?

I'm using a template (by force of reviewing panel, not by choice) in which the following code: \setlength\parindent{24pt} moves the entire page to the right, including the page frame, probably ...
4
votes
2answers
45 views

Change margins of quotation environment asymmetrically

I need to write an essay in MLA style and have a block quotation consisting of two paragraphs. I found a way to keep the indentation of the first line of each paragraph intact by following ...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

moderncv class: prevent indentation in address section after making it left-justified

I am using the moderncv class (http://www.ctan.org/pkg/moderncv) to write my CV. In order to modify the address section, I modified moderncvstyleclassic.sty. I want to get the text of the address ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

TeXShop Command Completion Indent

In TeXShop, I am editing the CommandCompletion.txt file. I simply need to add an indent (which I would normally use tab for) directly before item. Here is the line of code I am trying to modify: ...
2
votes
1answer
38 views

How to ignore left margin and move centered math equation to the left?

I have a following equation I need to move it a little bit to the left because it is way to close to the right side and may get clamped while printing. Those equations are using $$ R=... $$ syntax. ...
1
vote
2answers
72 views

Macro indent line even on newline

I'm new to creating my own commands (this is my first) and I can't seem to achieve what I set out to do. My current command looks like this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} ...
4
votes
1answer
174 views

Why is there an indent on first line of tabbing environment

I'm trying to use tabbing environment at title page of a scrartcl to format content. Unfortunately there seems to be some indent on first row of my text (giving minimal example) I'm not sure where it ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

How to number with indent? [duplicate]

I have a list of exercises that I want to answer using LaTeX. Is it possible to format it like this? Is it possible to jump right from a) to c) in LaTeX? I have looked at the exercise-package, ...
3
votes
1answer
24 views

Tab stops and consistent indentation in headings

I'm trying to create a documentclass that has some unusual headings and indentation. My goal is to have the width of chapter/section number + whitespace equal to the text \leftskip 2.5cm. I get an ...
4
votes
1answer
37 views

How to wrap lines correctly inside algorithmic

I am having problems displaying algorithms. The wrapping is really ugly and I can't, for the life of me, find a fix that doesn't involve manually tweaking the hell out of everything, to the point that ...
1
vote
1answer
39 views

Changing indentation of pseudocode including line numbers with algorithm and algorithmic

If I have pseudocode as shown below using the algorithm and algorithmic packages, is it possible to indent the pseudocode, including the line numbers, so that it lines up with the indentation of the ...
2
votes
4answers
118 views

Indentation in footnote

I have a small Problem with indentation in LaTeX footnotes: \documentclass[draft,12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[footnote,printonlyused]{acronym} \begin{document} foo\footnote{foo: ...
1
vote
1answer
62 views

Biblatex using shorthands and numeric style - label sizes

Current situation: I'm required to cite "normative" documents (read: standards and manuals) separately from articles and books etc. Using biblatex and biber with the numeric style I'm doing that by ...
3
votes
2answers
72 views

Suppress indentation on the opening line of a letter

Here's a simple example: \documentclass[12pt]{letter} \setlength{\parindent}{15pt} \signature{Doorknob} \begin{document} \begin{letter}{} \noindent \opening{Dear TeX Stack Exchange,} ...
2
votes
2answers
70 views

footnotes indentation issue

I have checked the whole forum for finding solution to this problem. Problem: I have added some footnotes to my LaTeX template. All footnotes work fine except this one. This is how it appears Here ...
5
votes
3answers
99 views

Shift Verbatim environment to the left using \hspace

I pasted some code into a document in a Verbatim environment from fancyvrb. Because it is within two nested enumerate environments, the code is indented quite far over. As a result, one long line of ...
1
vote
1answer
98 views

Changing indentation in friggeri CV template

I am pretty new to latex and currently in the need of writing an CV, so after some googling I found the friggeri CV template (https://github.com/afriggeri/cv), which looked very promising. ...
1
vote
1answer
94 views

Indent fancy quotation box in latex

I want to write latex to implement below fancy quotation box as per solution Fancy Quotation Boxes in Latex. However, I don't know how to indent the quotation box such as: You may observe the ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

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?
2
votes
1answer
84 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
75 views

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 ...
2
votes
3answers
213 views

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 ...
6
votes
2answers
95 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
80 views

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 ...
6
votes
1answer
150 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
47 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
56 views

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 ...
5
votes
3answers
124 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
86 views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
42 views

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: ...