{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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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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paragraph command not working from a particular section [closed]

I have a singular problem to which I couldn't find a solution in any of the previous posts. In my dissertation, the paragraph command \par works fine until chapter 4 , but from chapter 5 section 3 ...
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How do I make a hanging indent for numbered paragraphs?

The code I have is: 1. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit, sed diam nonummy nibh euismod tincidunt ut laoreet dolore magna aliquam erat volutpat \\ But as you can see in ...
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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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Is there a free LaTeX IDE that keeps indentation when word-wrapping?

I've used TeXnicCenter almost exclusively over the rather short amount of time I've been using LaTeX. I like it quite a bit, except that wrapped parts of long lines are not indented at all. I would ...
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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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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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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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Indenting and removing numbers of bibliography

I followed the instructions here on how to indent the second line of a bibliography, Indent second line of a bibliography but now I also want to remove the numbers as well. Can someone tell me how ...
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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

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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How to make a new line without indenting?

How can I make a new line without it being indented? Here is what I have so far: \documentclass[11pt, oneside, reqno]{article} \usepackage{amssymb, amsthm, amsmath, amsfonts} \usepackage{bardmacros} ...
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Indentation in TOC and Lists of Figures/Tables

I am just starting to use Latex to write a university report. It does feel like a steep learning curve, and is at times frustrating, but I guess it is because I'm very new to it. I got a question ...
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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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Indentation of left-aligned equations (flalign) without fleqn

I would like to have some math not centered but left aligned. So I found on this site various answers that pointed me to this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{showframe} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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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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Paragraph indent, both \indent and \par, not working

Preamble. I use Win 8 Pro x64, MiKTeX 2.9, TeXnicCenter latest version. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage{xltxtra} \usepackage{xunicode} ...
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How can I change the margins for only part of the text?

Sometimes the margins need to be changed for a particular page, paragraph, or other section of text. For example, if I'm writing a letter and want the left margin to be almost at the right side 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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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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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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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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Noindent in \thanks, left align

I am using the following command in WinEdt to have the corresponding author contact info at the footnote. I used \\ to have a new line since it was long. I have two problems. First I need to left ...
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itemize, removing natural indent

When you itemize items you usually have the entire list indented. This is expected when you have a title or description of what you are listing. I want to itemize but not have the natural indent. I ...
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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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How to automatically keep the indentation level when a line has to be broken

I'm using the algpseudocode package with two custom commands, \Let and \LongState to handle automatic indentation of (broken) long lines in the spirit of Werner's answer, which uses \parbox to wrap ...
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How do I indent ALL lines of a paragraph so that it looks like a blockquote?

I understand that there is a \quote (correct me if I'm wrong) macro to do this; but I'm using this for something else (not prose). I also want it to obey the right margin. My minimal working example ...
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Why default paragraph indents disappeared after I use a tocloft package?

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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How to add indentation

I am writing my Thesis report using LaTeX, I need to add indentation because every thing is right but only thing is every new paragraph is starting at initial stage but I need to add some 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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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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Indenting inside enumerate in Latex

I am trying to do an enumerate in Latex that ends up in the following way: First Step. Second Step Third Step Fourth Step I am trying to use \indent before an \item, but it doesn't work. Here is ...