{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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Creating language and skill sections in resume

How is it possible to get something similar to this: Languages: Language 1 Native speaker Language 2 Fluent speaker Skills: Working knowledge Skill1, Skill2, Skill3 ...
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How to add some spaces before z = 0;?

I'm trying to do a quick example with Pascal codes. \setlength{\parindent}{0em} \begin{document} program first; \\ const\\ z = 0; \\ var\\ n,m: integer;\\ p,q: real\\ begin \\ end. \end{document} ...
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How to prevent page breaks and force indentation in inner paragraphs of a command?

I'm trying to write a diary of a journey I did in the past but I'm facing a problem with paragraph identation and page breaks. I've written the following command (\EntradaDiario) ...
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lstlisting indentation versus editor-formatting [duplicate]

Whenever I use the listings package to typeset code, I encounter the problem that the way lstlistings work collides with the formatting my editor likes (I use vim). For instance, see this code: ...
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\raggedright in footnotes with hanging indent

This answer to Layout of multiple lines footnotes shows how to get hanging indent in footnotes (extremely ugly if you ask me, but the editors want what the editors want). \documentclass{article} ...
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I am losing my indentations after the figure's caption

I am writing my M.Sc. thesis (biochemistry). According to the Graduate Office, full-page figures require that their description be on a different page. Here is my main.tex file (sample) with the ...
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Indenting suddenly stops after first subsection

I am writing my dissertation using TeXworks and I wanted every new paragraph to begin with an indent. This works fine for the first written subsection but then the indenting suddenly stops for the ...
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Conditional indent of paragraph

Is there a way to indent paragraphs if they follow "long lines" of text? Graphical example of what I want my text to look like Here, only the paragraph "Duis autem..." is indented, because it ...
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Ignore section hfill in table of contents

I have a document which is similar to the MWE below: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} % toc dots ...
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Any command from KOMA-Script to set part title and partnumber in one line?

Is there any command from KOMA-Script to set the part title and partnumber in one line and if the title is long enough to get wrapped, indentation would be applied to the second line (align with the ...
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How to indent first paragraph after \section using Texstudio? [duplicate]

I am using Texstudio to compose my assignment. However, I have a problem with it. After I used \section*{}, and the my first paragraph in section is indented to the very left. I want the paragraph ...
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Enumerate with \noindent

I am creating a custom macro for enumerated lists, but with this attempt, I haven't been able to eliminate the indentation of the item numbers. Every time I use \myitemize, the lists still indents. ...
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Equation tag alignment inside enumerate

I am trying to align my tag to left margin. I've seen this answer, but it did not help me muh as I don't want to change the class to ams. I have a solution (the code below), but I wonder if there is a ...
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Forcing enumerated list to put words underneath the numbers

Apologies if this has been asked before, but I couldn't find it. I want to create lists in using \enumerate where, if a passage of text for a particular item is long enough, then the text runs under ...
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Compile Error: KOMA-script (scrextend) 'Command \setfootnoterule already defined'; Package clash?

I followed the instruction to indent a block of text in my document. So I added new package scrextend and simple code: \begin{addmargin}[1em] indented text text text \end{addmargin} but when I ...
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Indentation text at beamer

I am trying to indent just text in beamer, but I did not get it. I would like to indent the text at the all document. The problem is that the frame title has been indented and I do not want that. How ...
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Indent second line in table [duplicate]

This code create the table printed below: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} % outline different types table ...
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how to align words?

I have a sentence and I have a word that should go under another specific word in the sentence. Is there a way to do this without using the \hspace option (or using it with another unit of ...
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Why is there no indent to the first line in my quoted paragraph?

I wanted to indent some quoted content (both 1cm from left and 1cm from right), so I defined a new environment (MWE) as follows \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,openany]{book} \usepackage{latexsym} ...
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Can I remove the word “algorithm” from the header and keep only the caption,also I “want for loop” to be indented after step 3

\begin{algorithm}[h] \begin{algorithmic} \caption{Math algorithm} \STATE \textbf {Step 1} $\rightarrow $ gather the data \STATE \textbf {Step 2} $\rightarrow $ estimate matrix \STATE \textbf {Step ...
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indent 1cm from left second page onwards

How to indent 1cm from left margin from second page onwards? I've searched some it says below but using {description} instead of center. But I'd like to make my paragraph centered. ...
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Paragraph indent in marginpar

I use memoir and defined my own version of margin notes. I would like margin notes consisting of multiple paragraphs to have each paragraph except the first one to be indented. However, I can't figure ...
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How to tell LaTeX/Koma-Script about preamble of book?

Example code: \documentclass[paper=a5,titlepage=firstiscover]{scrbook} \title{Nunc rutrum turpis} \begin{document} \maketitle \cleardoublepage \thispagestyle{empty} % preamble: Lorem ipsum dolor ...
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indented bibliography w/out skipping a line between the items

There must be something wrong in the preamble % XeLaTeX can use any Mac OS X font. See the setromanfont command below. % Input to XeLaTeX is full Unicode, so Unicode characters can be typed directly ...
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indentation as displayed in the editor

Each time I tab, the entire paragraph is indented right, in the Tex editor (TeXstudio), instead of just the start of the paragraph. How do I set the options of TeXstudio to not indent the whole ...
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Indentation in numbered examples

The text of an example numbered with two digit number seems to be indented further then the text of examples numbered with single digit numbers (as in the example below). Can I control for this ...
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Hanging indent in headings

Good Evening, as I am new to this whole Tex thing, making bigger adjustments to the presets still poses a problem. Basically, I want to change the setting for the headings, so they look like this: ...
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How could I do this indentation?

What code could I use for making the indentation in the image below?
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Negative indentation for beamer bibliography

As a part of my project, I redesigned the beamer default margins to 12 mm left margin and 8 mm right margin. But, I do not want this for bibliography, where the same left and right margins are ...
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Intended Paragraphs Inside Environment

I have decided to come back to beautiful LaTeX typesetting after several years. I have just decided to hone up my LaTeX skills but have found out that it will be not easy. Here is my question: I have ...
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the \usepackage{parskip} and \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} could not solve my problem of indentation

in one of the chapters of my thesis , after some figures, the texts starts with some Indentation and I can not correct it with none of the above and other questions that were similar didn't help here ...
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Special nested footnotes

I’ve had a hard time finding an adequately robust footnote system. In the interest of sparing you my bankrupt descriptions of typography, I’ve provided a (crude) Photoshop mockup of the basic idea: ...
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Indents in scientific articles (ACM)

I am completely new to TeX and would like to create a document building on the ACM Guidelines. Papers I've seen using these guidelines such as "Driven by Food: Modeling Geographic Choice" have a small ...
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Indentation of a longtable

I have a table without borders, spanning two pages, the text contained in which I want to start with the same indentation as my hanging footnotes. I have a rough solution, but it relies on inserting ...
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Formatting a paragraph indentation

I am using TeXStudio. Can I please ask how to apply the hanging indentation to a paragraph? For an example, Step 1. I am using TeXStudio to write a thesis. The second line wants to be aligned up ...
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Tikz left margin indentation

Is there a better way to remove the indentation of a tikz figure? What I have so far is this \documentclass{article} \usepackage[top=0cm, bottom=0cm, left=0cm, right=0cm]{geometry} \begin{document} ...
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creating theorem-like environments within 'notes' (see example)

I would like to create the following style to write mathematics: In fact the above I created myself but some numbers and spacing I had to set manually (and I would like this to be automatic of ...
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How to indent formula in two different lines

Please see the uploaded photo. The formula is too long, so I have to let it breaks to the second line. However I want to indent the two formulas, so what should I do ? Please help me. Thanks.
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Indenting text in all paragraphs

I want to indent all the text in all the paragraphs in a document I am writing. Below is the method I am using to accomplish this. It works well enough but I was wondering if I could somehow put the ...
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Indent letter in moderncv casual style

I'm trying to indent the first line of each paragraph in the cover letter of the moderncv template. So far I added this at the beginning of the .tex to justify it, but I haven't found a way to indent. ...
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How can I replace tabs with spaces before compiling .tex file?

I want to indent text in the verbatim environment. I want to do this with the tabulator. The problem is that verbatim does not work as advertised ("prints unmodified text"). It actually replaces the ...
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How to have no indentation after \maketitle?

By default, the paragraph starts after \maketitle will be indented. But, I do not need the indentation after \maketitle. Could anyone suggest us how to control this in the template. I have attached ...
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Nested list and parbox

I am writing a paragraph with the \parbox into nested list. My problem is that I want justified the text to the number of main list, and the other hand I want that the nested list is justified to main ...
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Align items in itemize despite the diffrence

How can I align the two items in this case: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \begin{document} \begin{theorem} here is my theorem. ...
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indentation within the text

While preparing a report, I want to write the text (below the equations) similar to attached figure. I tried using \begin{align},\, commands (even after knowing that the align command is using for ...
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“Sign here” dotted line and names below [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a dotted line with a name below. It should be relatively simple. However, the dots appear indented with respect to the Name. They should be in line. I have tried \hspace{} before ...
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Avoid indenting one-liner paragraphs

Some weeks ago I've found here a thread about how to accomplish not indenting paragraphs when they consists on only one line. I can't find this thread now. What I want is that \parindent only applies ...
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Indent for itemize in IEEE papers

I would like itemize with no indent in a IEEE two columns paper. I already used: the solution proposed here: itemize, removing natural indent That is by adding \usepackage{enumitem} and ...
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Komascript - resetting geometry inside the document

In Indenting text after numbered paragraphs I was given excellent advice on how to indent numbered paragraphs in Komascript, \newcommand\secnumindent{1.5cm} .. command for the section itself ...
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What is the width of the standard paragraph indent in LaTeX's article class?

If no changes has been made to the settings of indentation of an article class LaTeX document, what is the width of the paragraph indent? texdoc article in the terminal opens the Standard Document ...