{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 remove tabcolsep in the first column of all tabulars in one place?

I want to vertically align the first column of all my tables the text. I can change the \tabcolsep using @{} but I how can I declare this in a single place as a default value? Edit: I added an MWE ...
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controlling indentation with biblatex alphabetic style

I have the following minimal code using biblatex: test.tex \documentclass[twoside,twocolumn,10pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[backend=biber,style=...
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Indentation for floatfoot command

I am using a variety of footnote commands for my thesis: \bibnote to add numerical footnotes to text. The note should appear both on the same page (as a footnote) and in the bibliography (as an ...
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Abstract same indentation as rest of sections

I want my abstract to not be indented ( or the to be aligned center) is there anyway I can align my abstract to the left to match my sections? For instance by abstract is quite centered and the rest ...
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\marginnote leads to paragraph indentation

I am using the marginnote package in combination with scrbook. Normally the first paragraph after a heading is not indented. When I now use \marginnote at the beginning of the first paragraph it gets ...
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Auto-indent the second line of a paragraph

When working with numbered lists with long content, I get outputs like this: However, I would like to produce an output like where "z" and "planes" are aligned with the word "Giving". Using ...
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How do I completely suppress paragraph indentation in quoting environment without \noindent?

\documentclass[oneside,12pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[enumerate,1]...
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Turn off indentation for some paragraphs

I am trying to turn of the indentation for a group of paragraphs in my document. So I would like something like: \begin{noindent} Paragraph 1 Paragraph 2 Paragraph 3 \end{noindent} How can I ...
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indent algorithmic outside of a block

I want to change the horizontal position of the complete code. Remove the padding if you will. How can I do that? \begin{algorithm}[t!] \algrenewcommand\algorithmicindent{.1em}% \caption{With intent ...
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Indentation in floating minipages

I'm writing a two-column document, and I want to add some floating text boxes. I can do this with minipage environments nested in a figure* environment. However, this breaks indentation: \...
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Beamer: itemize indentation with respect to the previous

I have already tried searching (here for example) but I have not found a solution to my problem. When in beamer I use an itemize environment inside another, at the moment what I get is this: I ...
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How to indent second line of an item enumerate

Here's my code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Solve the equation \\ \hspace*{24cm} $x^2 = y$ \end{enumerate} \end{document} I want it such that there's a ...
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Different types of indentation

I was trying to make a longer indentation in a document. At the moment I have: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper, total={6in, 9in}]...
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cannot make an indented new paragraph

I basically cannot go to a new indented paragraph in LaTeX. I'm writing in WinEdt and when I leave en empty line between two paragraphs, it also generates an empty line at the output. But I don't want ...
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wrapfigure.sty failing to produce wrapping in indented paragraph

I wanted to have text wrapping around a figure, so I wrote the following (this uses pst-jtree.sty which is just a collection of macros over pstricks, very useful for linguists of my ilk, largely ...
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Some items in bibliography are not aligned [duplicate]

I am adding some items to my bibliography: \bibitem{ibm2}vander Meûlen, R. J. (2006). The immersed boundary method for the (2d) incompressible Navier--Stokes equations. Modelling, Analysis and ...
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Indentation issues with highlighting cell using tikzmarkin

I am trying to eliminate offset/indentation issues when using tikzmarkin to highlight regions of a table. \documentclass{beamer} \RequirePackage{booktabs,colortbl,caption,tabularx,chngcntr, tikz, ...
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Adding some horizontal space to an itemize environment where \tab is used

I would like to add some horizontal space to this itemize environment. (Note that I use \tab). I tried using [itemindent=4cm] and \addtolength{\itemindent}{4cm} but the result is this: How can I ...
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indentation of a whole paragraph

My problem is that I would like to write something like in LaTeX: But I can't seem to do it wihtout reading like: Which is pretty anoying to do all the time, in the middle of writting. Is there a ...
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How to indent all my paragraph in a single command?

I have a rather big document, my thesis actually, and I would like to indent all of my paragraphs. Of course, I could use the command \indent in every single paragraph, but that's extremely cumbersome....
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How to indent paragraphs in an adapted enumeration?

I'm writing a document with solutions for exercises. In the case of subquestions, I'm using an enumeration. Since a subanswer can be quite long, I don't want the items to be indented and I'd like to ...
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Loosing top/bottom theorem spacing when using adjustwidth

In attempting to match a convention used in my math book, I would like to have theorems, lemmas, definitions, et al., indented from both left/right margins. Wrapping the theorem with "\begin{...
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How to remove indentation in footnote?

On the first page, I put "corresponding author" in a footnote. However, there is unwanted indentation before * (see the picture below). I tried \noindent but didn't work. MWE is at below. ...
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How to tell AUCTeX to not indent an environment?

I'm using the comment package for the comment environment. This environment cannot be indented, just like the verbatim environment. How can I configure AUCTeX to not indent this environment? Thanks in ...
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Hanging indent for bibliography items

Just wondering, how would I reproduce this indentation formalism for certain scientific Journals: Currently for the following LaTeX input Draine, B. T., 2003, ARA\&A, 41, 241\\ Dufour, R. J. ...
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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: \documentclass[a4paper,14pt,...
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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 \begin{...
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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 \newenvironment{aut}{\par}{\...
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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 \setlength{\...
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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} {\begin{...
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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 [closed]

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. ...