{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 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 ...
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How to stop indenting paragraphs in memoir? [duplicate]

I am using the memoir document class. My first paragraph is not indented, but all others are. No indent in the first paragraph in a section? explains how to indent them all. I want none of them to be ...
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Placing a fleuron in a paragraph indent without altering the spacing?

I'm trying to place a fleuron at the beginning of an indented paragraph without pushing the text of the first line forward. I want the fleuron to be flush with the left margin of the paragraph, while ...
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Indentation inside align environment in Emacs + AUCTeX

I use Emacs + AUCTeX for writing LaTeX. I want in my code to have 4 spaces of indentation so I used these in my .emacs file: (setq LaTeX-indent-level 4) (setq LaTeX-item-indent 0) Everything works ...
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Stop indenting the second line in list

I want to be able to stop indenting the second line in the list and still keep the indentation of the first line. Is it possible? \documentclass[multi={minipage}, border=5]{standalone} ...
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Adding blank line (between) and indenting first line of all paragraphs

I would like to have a blank line between all the paragraphs in addition to the indent on the first line of the paragraph (instead of just the indent). As of now I am using the following to add just ...
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Problem with alignment

I currently have \textbf{Theorem 4: } $\mathrm{E}[XY]=\mathrm{E}[X]\mathrm{E}[Y]$ \begin{flalign*} \textbf{Proof: } \mathrm{E}[XY]&=\sum_j\sum_i (x_i y_j)\mathrm{P} ...
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Table of Content, indentation within long title

My question is similar to following one: Table of Contents: Nice Titles for Parts However, the solution didn't help me enough to resolve my problem. My question is: In the Table Of Content, I have a ...
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references section - no indent in first line + formatting

hope you can help me out with this one. here's the issue: I'm trying to create the references section in my paper. I already have a long list with the authors. But the problem is that the first line ...
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`fontspec` changes indention of itemize

When I add the fontspec package, the items in an itemize environment get an additional indention. You find the code in the following example, it is mainly from this question: \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
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Can I make an environment which treats the first paragraph differently to the rest?

I am trying to make a new environment which creates a hanging indent on the first paragraph only but leaves the other paragraphs indented: My code for the above image is: \begin{hang} ...
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Suppress indentation in custom environment

I have defined a custom tabularenvironment that has a heading for each table. I have managed to get some vertical space between the heading and the table itself. However, the first column of the table ...
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lstlisting package indents code too much [closed]

I cannot figure out why this happens. I have been trying to figure it out for some hour now but I can't seem to find what is causing it. The lstlisting code snippet indents like crazy, which causes ...
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Change template parameters

I have this overleaf template: Template If i have a long chapter name it seems cut This is the result How can insert a new line? i tried with \\ and \newline command and i get this: Or how i can ...
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formatting thesis keywords

I need to format multi-line keywords in this way: Keywords: keyword1 keyword2 keyword3 keyword4 I use a given LaTeX class and the corresponding definition of the keywords environment ...
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How to do certain indentations

I tried searching for an answer, but franly I'm so new to LaTeX that I don't even know what I'm searching for, so I'll explain what I'm trying to find below. I would like to have this as one of my ...
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Control biber's bibliography entry field name lengrh

When I run biber, with options biber --tool --output_align --output_indent=2 --output_fieldcase=lower I get: @inproceedings{foo, author = {One, Some}, booktitle = {International Conference ...
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Paragraph indentation after lstlisting environments

I tried to indent first paragraph after a customized lstlisting environment \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings,lipsum} \lstnewenvironment{mycode}{}{\par} \begin{document} \lipsum[1] ...
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Indent paragraphs in a beamer block

I want every new paragraph except the first one in a \begin{block} to be indented. This is the standard in other document classes. I already put \setlength\parindent{1cm} in my preamble, but this ...
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Remove indent when using enumerate

When we use the enumerate environment, there's an indent created as you can see in the picture: Is there a way to remove that indent so that everytime I use the enumerate stuff doesn't give me such ...
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Custom environment with horizontal indentation

I am trying to create a simple environment that consists two parts: bold text followed by a rightarrow (multiple) lines of text with indentation, below the bold text What I have so far: ...
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Indentation of tabular-like environments in AUCTeX 11.88

AUCTeX 11.88 introduced a new style of indentation for tabular-like environments. I understand this is implemented in LaTeX-indent-tabular. Is there an easy way to revert to the old style?
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Command : \noindent not working

I'm want a simple paragraph in my document with no indentation. I'm using the command \noindent at the beginning of the paragraph, But its not working. Here's the code I'm using ...