{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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Indent and caption left aligned simultaneously

I need to make it indent each paragraph. I also need that caption was aligned to the left, and I do not want to be limited to floating objects. I use the following text: ...
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Change text height and pragraph indent in text block

I am trying to create a title page for my thesis. I did this code with the help of friends on this site. Now I have a new problem. In my code I want to change the text height and line spacing in only ...
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How to correctly indent a paragraph

I want to indent a paragraph so that each new line of it starts from the same position as shown below: line 1 line 2 line 3 The LaTeX code below generates paragraph indented as follows: line ...
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Lyx Paragraph Settings not working

I keep unchecking the indentation box in the lyx paragraph settings, but after I apply the change, and go back to my work, it never seems to work. I will then write a new line, and press enter and it ...
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Specific horizontal alignment for enumerated items

In my document I have such construction. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label*=\textbf{\arabic*.}] \item Item One ...
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Indenting not working (MikTeX/XeLaTeX)

I'm trying to use LaTeX, fresh install of MiKTeX and TeXworks, and so far looking this issue up I get: "Use double spaces after paragraphs", which I'm already doing. \parindent parameter must be ...
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Remove indentation of second line of section headers

The display of all my headings in sections, subsections, etc is indented for all lines, like so: 1.1 A very long heading that goes over multiple lines. This starts to look a bit silly ...
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Vertically align the subsequent lines of centered long sub/sub/section title

I use the article class and define my section format as \def\@seccntformat#1{\rmfamily\bfseries\upshape\llap{\csname the#1\endcsname\hspace{0.16em}<8)>\hspace{0.16em}}\normalfont} ...
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Indentation inside algorithmic environment [duplicate]

Consider the following snippet: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[textwidth=8.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \usepackage{parskip} ...
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I want to set first paragraph of text environment to no indentation

I am using evironments to typeset some paragraphs of text with different fonts. I want the first paragraph after \begin{environment} to have no indentation. My code is ...
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hanging indent in RTL

I have a RTL Arabic doc. Because I want most of these to have a hanging indent, I don't want to wrap each paragraph in a special environment. Instead I want to be able to turn on and turn off ...
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Hanging indent within a TOC entry with titletoc?

Is there a way to add horizontal space to the second and subsequent lines of every TOC entry with titletoc, whether the entry's title wraps to the second line (as in the first section below) or ...
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indent block within verse environment

I am printing a song. The song (several stanzas) has one chorus stanza that should be further indented and italicised. I am using the verse environment (not package) and want to know the best way ...
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Side by side figures portrait landscape

I am trying to include two figures one is of portrait kind (tall) and other landscape (wide) kind. I am using the code as below \documentclass[11pt]{scrbook} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[ht] ...
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Copyable tabs in minted

I'm preparing tutorial for students with code fragments that they will copy to a text editor. Is there a way to make syntax-highlighted code copyable to text editor so that indentation is preserved, ...
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Section line is indented too

I'm trying to add indentation to my documentation. Every time I wanted to indent a paragraph I put a \hspace*{1cm} command before it. I want to write a command into the preamble. I found ...
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\indent doesn't work as expected in custom nested environments

I have a custom environment that I use as follows: \documentclass[12pt,draft]{memoir} \usepackage[dvipsnames,usenames]{color} \definecolor{shadecolor}{gray}{0.85} \newenvironment{Myenv} ...
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How to indent everything but titles?

While passing parskip=half to scrbook removes all indentation, I (unfortunately) should indent everything by 10 mm, excluding chapter/section/... titles. How can this be achieved easiest? I was ...
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New hanging format for all paragraph in a newly defined environment

I'm trying to define a new environment where all paragraph should adopt a new indention. I tried to use \hangafter and \hangindent to do this. However, these commands only apply to the first para ...
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How to stop indentation of new paragraph in tufte-handout? [duplicate]

I'm using the tufte-handoutclass, but I want to deviate slightly from the template. I would like to separate paragraphs through a small space, not through indentation. I usually do this in my Latex ...
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Remove indent from proof in IEEEtran

I use proof of amsmath package. With IEEEtran by default there is an indent before proof. Is there a way to remove it?
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Indent proof environment

This is standard proof environmet. But I want to indent the body of proof like this. How should I code? This is my header. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,oneside]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Structure like itemize but with no indent

I am writing an IEEE conference paper, and I am looking for a structure like itemize to list a bunch of properties but I would like to remove the indent from each item. As you might know I can not ...
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Indentations in Algorithm floats in LYX

I am using LYX and I'm trying to enter algorithms in an algorithm float. Is there a way to have indentation?
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Need help reformatting PowerPoint slide containing latex code

Consider the following PowerPoint slide: This was produced with the help of IguanaTex plugin, which allows you to generate pictures from latex snippets, and add them to your PowerPoint slides. ...
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changing quotation margins temporarily

I wish to change the margins of the quote environment, but just for a one-off occasion. I don't wish to change the quote environment throughout the document. I tried to do the following, but it ...
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Getting rid of bullet point and indentation in itemize

I'm writing my resume in LaTeX and am using itemize to list my employment history. Example: \begin{itemize*} \item \headerrow{\textbf{Google}}{\textbf{Cambridge, MA}} \headerrow{\emph{Software ...
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Changing indent after question exam class

A friend of me had to change her exam style, so everybody uses the same lay-out. As she works in TeX, and has no experience with Word, she needs some help. Some problems are solved: ...
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Koma-Script scrbook remove indention of entries within lof and lot

I'm trying to remove the indention of the entries within the list of figures and list of tables. Thus that the entries (here the entry 0.1 Test) are left aligned with the header. However, I can't ...
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How to indent text within captionof?

Does someone know how to indent the text within captionof? I have a long caption that I want to make two paragraphs out of but indent does not seem to work. \documentclass{article} ...
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Setting custom margins using geometry package results in incorrect indent style of itemize

I'm currently writing a report and the professor asked me and also other students who do that to use a specific margin. My documents uses the article document class and also \usepackage[left=25.4mm, ...
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non-indentation of the second line of bibliograpy

I would like to print my references part non-indented. I have found information regarding how to indent bib items, but not regarding my problem. I am trying to have the second line of references ...
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Indentation in newtheorem environment

I already have a personalization of the "newtheorem" environment, as follows: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Remove indentation to \texttt

I'm writing my thesis using the book document class. Each paragraph is indented automatically. This is fine with me for the whole thesis except in small pieces of "code" that are enclosed between ...
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Automatically add \noindent for short paragraphs

Is there a way to activate \noindent to each line which is so small that there is no line break in the paragraph? An example: The code This is a long paragraph: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, ...
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Indentation of the second line in a very lone sentence after \textbullet WITHOUT itemize environment

I have a very long sentence after a \textbullet. Because it is very lone, it goes to the second line. But there is no indentation in the second line. How could I add indentation and align the second ...
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Indent many lines in Theorem environment

If I want to indent the first line in the theorem environment I just write \indent. How may I indent several lines - a paragraph - in this environment? Here is a MWE: \documentclass[fleqn]{scrartcl} ...
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How to write logs in latex without default indent

The output I want is like the following photo: We can see the middle log lines have different font type and indent compared with other plain text. I have searched a while. The font type seems ...
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amsmath equation identation wrong with text

I have a problem creating an equation, where I first want to write it as text and then resolve it to numbers. This is a minimal example: \documentclass[headings=small,12pt,a4paper]{scrartcl} ...
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Indentation not restored after \quote{}

MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} This is the first quote: \quote{\lipsum[1]} This sentence and the following quote should not be inside the first quote: ...
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ConTeXt \definedescription: How to get the description's label on a line of its own?

ConTeXt: How do I get multi-level descriptions? The contextgarden example does not work shows how to get nested descriptions, but each description begins on the same line as the label that it ...
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Enforce automatic breaking of long lines and and indent broken lines

I have many tex documents like that below which I want to translate with pdflatex. The files are the output of a vim-plugin which generates formatted output from vim's internal syntax highlighting. ...
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Decrease indentation of header text (fancyhdr) to 0.15 cm (same as \titleformat)

I'm using fancyhdr for the header. I want to decrease the indentation of the text in it (header - italic text): Now is like in the image but I would like to have the same indentation in both ...
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Changing the Hanging Indent Within a Custom Environment

The hanging indent for my sorted entries (see here) is seemingly unchangeable, I've tried placing \hangindent's and \hangafter's all over the place and nothing seems to change what looks like a half ...
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Description environment with line break and no indent in labels but indented body

I have a description list with a label that does not a fit on one line. I want a line break in the label such that the second line of the label is not indented. I still want the body text to be ...
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Make all single line paragraphs \noindent

I want to make all multi-line paragraphs with indentation and all single line paragraphs without. Similar to what is described in Turn off paragraph indention for a single line. But! I need to ...
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Adding a new line between itemized lines

I'm having a problem trying to format my homework in LaTeX: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper,margin=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[dutch]{babel} \usepackage{parskip} ...
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List and justified text

I'd like to indent every line of a paragraph but the first one. I found a solution here (Indent all but first lines of paragraph.) and I use the approach with the adjusted list. The only problem is, ...
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Independent hanging indent subject to word length under “Description”

When using description, how can I adjust particular indent by given wordlength for every description? Or to say, how can I get command such as \settowidth, \hangindent and \mbox to work under ...
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custom indent length

How can I apply custom length of indent by giving a "precise word length" instead of estimate numbers under trial and error e.g. x pt or x mm?