{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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Unwanted indentation in custom environment inside tabular

I created two custom environment and a custom command to easily display an overview of modules and classes they contain in tabular format. However, I end up with unwanted indentation for the the first ...
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How can I extend quote's width in moderncv?

How can I extend quote's width in moderncv? I want the quote element to be wider so it would occupy less amount of lines. Here is my minimal working example: ...
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Have the chapter title stick out of the type area

I'm trying to place my chapter titles to the edge of the page, with a colored background box surrounding them. The surrounding boxes would need to be set outside of the body of the document. So far I ...
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Fixing indentation (and line breaks)

In our style guidelines we have basically this "rule": Each paragraph that followed another paragraph shall start with an indentation. Except when there is whitespace above - then there shall be no ...
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Create an indent in an algorithm (without using the algorithm environment) [duplicate]

So I'm trying to create an indent in an algorithm, but I'm not familiar with the \begin{algorithm} environment, so I would just like to do it in a math environment. I'm trying to create an indent, but ...
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Indent citations at bibliography [closed]

I'm using bibtex along with natbib package (option with numbers) to generate the bibliography, but I noticed a wrong indentation (blue line in figure) of lines after the first one. Is it possible to ...
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Smaller parskip than half for KOMA-Script?

I am using the documentclass scrbook. To mark paragraphs I need both vertical spacing and indentation. I know that KOMA-Script supports the option parskip or halfparskip, however, this disables the ...
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Enumerate in Abstract (scrartcl-class)

When using the enumerate environment inside the abstract environment of the scrartcl-class, the intend for the first item does not match those of the following items: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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Problem with indentation and alignment [closed]

I am writing my thesis in book document class. The command \indent is not working. Also, the lines are not aligned on the right side. What could be the problem?
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Fleurons and indentations

I'm trying to change the indentation settings on my latex documents. ATM, every paragraph is indented by default. I would fill the space of the indentation with a symbol, e.g. a fleuron. Obviously, ...
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LaTeX indentation in vim

Does there exist a good indentation option/plugin for vim? I tried different combinations of autoindent, smartindent and cindent, what I get is: \begin{tabular}{ c } foo \\ bar \end{tabular} ...
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First line of ltxtable/longtable indented

I am using the ltxtable package to be able to set the longtable to \textwidth I have \setlength{\parindent}{0pt}' in the preamble. The first line of each longtable is indented, how do I get rid of ...
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Weird list formatting with xwatermark and refstepcounter

I discovered some weird behaviour with xwatermark and \refstepcounter which I cannot explain. I created a list and the indentation of the first item is correct, but all others are too much indented. ...
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Make the lines of a description item line up

I am trying to line up the lines of a single description item. When I introduce a line-break or when the line becomes to long, the new line isn't lined up with the first one. I'm aware of the fact ...
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Indentation APA6 Class for > 2nd paragraphs after title

I'm not able to indent the paragraphs in my apa6 class document. For my masterthesis the supervisor wants all the paragraphs indented but the first one after the title. So far, I've tried the ...
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Why my first text line is indented? [duplicate]

Here is my LaTex code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{color} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \definecolor{blu}{RGB}{31,111,130} \definecolor{gren}{RGB}{39,110,13} ...
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Indent every \subsubsection element

I need to indent every \subsubsection element in my thesis. I think that the solution is something like this \renewcommand{\subsubsection}{some-magic-here} but i'm new of Latex and I have no idea ...
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I want to force a justification to both sides after using \newline

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[cp1250]{inputenc} \begin{document} \noindent In year 1000 somebody wrote something\footnote{\emph{something}} because he wanted to. Some thought he is ...
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Can't get rid of indentation (even with \noindent)

I'd like to have the indentation in front of \begin{tabular}{l} \textsc{code}\\ 11-22-33-44 \end{tabular}% removed: If it's a really easy problem, I must admit I'm not seeing it at the moment. MWE ...
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Properly indent comments with no line-numbering in algorithmicx

Writing comments in pseudocode, I wanted to insert comments to the right side of the line which is commented. This thread help me a lot. The algorithm is line-numbered, however I need the comments ...
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Indenting multi-line sentences

For example, in the actual .tex file, I'd like sentences like this: Due to this, some reasonable conclusion. Next sentence. To be formatted like this: Due to this, some reasonable conclusion. ...
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Emacs Indentation Problem

I started using Emacs/AUCTeX for writing my LaTeX documents. I now have an \begin{inparaenum}[(1)] \item An Item \item an other Item \item this is an item, too ! \end{inparaenum} ...
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How to indent the item in the theorem environment of ams-gsm package

I use gsm package to write my latex file. Normally, in the theorem environment, the item are indented a small space from the left margin. I want to indent it all to the left margin like the following ...
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endnote indentation equal to bibliography

I am using endnote to place my footnotes as endnotes at the end of my book and natbib for my bibliography. As such, i want both list to have the same indentation. I know I can set the indentation of ...
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How to adjust the width of abstract?

I would like to change my abstract's text width. For now I have something like this: \begin{abstract} \lipsum \end{abstract} I have tried wrapping my text with \begin{minipage}{0.85\textwidth} ...
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Change indentation depth when using spaces in lstlisting

I have an lstlisting that renders some lines of code. The code is indented by four spaces per indent. Is there any setting to change the indentation to only two spaces? I know that there is tabsize ...
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Defining a particular environment in LaTeX

I need help writing an Example environment. I just want it to look like the figure below which I took from an old book I have in my library. This is what I have done. ...
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footnotemark and footnotetext creates undesired indentation

I have looked for a solution for quite some time now, but I couldn't find anything useful. The problem seems to be minor but still visible. If I use footnotemark within align to create a footnote, ...
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How to indent a block in a beamertemplate?

I would like to design a beamer template in which the blocks are indented, i.e. their left outer margin is increased. How do I do this? The width of the block can be set using ...
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Custom table caption (Updated)

I'd like to achieve a custom table (figure) format with Table numbering and title (this is usually the title also used in the list of tables but does not have to be) in boldface, and the (longer) ...
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Move list of acronyms to the right

I'm using the acronym package and I want to move the list of acronyms a bit to the right. I have the list in an independent .tex file and the code I use is: \documentclass{article} ...
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Setting the left margin of a trivlist in an environment?

I'm working on defining an environment that's further indented than the rest of the page. This is my document so far: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} ...
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Define quotation environment without indentation of the first paragraph

I want to have a quotation environment that does not indent the first paragraph. \documentclass{scrbook} \begin{document} \makeatletter \renewenvironment{quotation} ...
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poem indentation different when text is longer than a page

I'm trying to compose a volume of poetry in the memoir class and the verse environment. To set the indent on a per-poem basis, I use \settowidth{\versewidth}{longest line of text here} as ...
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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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How can I get all paragraphs in a block to have a hanging indent?

I have a manual bibliography (i.e. not bibtex) that I'd like to indent with hanging indent (only second, third, etc, lines). Ideally, I'd like not to have to do this with a command on each line, but ...
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\hrule with indents in Plain TeX

I am trying to learn the 'metal' of TeX after 20 years of using higher level packages, such as LaTeX. In my test document I have an indented block representing simple recipes. I've created this with ...
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How to remove the indent after enumerate

I have made a list using enumerate. Here's the code. \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} % *** GRAPHICS RELATED PACKAGES *** %Custom Styles Defined Here % % \ifCLASSINFOpdf \else \fi ...
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Short blockquotes don't get indented?

I am using the csquotes package for my blockquotes. I want them to be indented regardless of length, but its not working for short ones (~3 lines), only for longer ones. MWE: ...
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Best way to add hanging indent to (almost) every paragraph

I want to have a hanging indent on every paragraph, but not on the section headers. I can achieve this with titlesec and \leftskip, but this solution feels dirty/hackish, and I'm sure there must be a ...
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Restore noindentafter functionality with polyglossia

When polyglossia is loaded noindentafter stops working: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Latin Modern Roman} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{polyglossia} ...
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Sublist without bullets

I know that I can suppress indentation bullets using \item[], but nonetheless, the vertical space taken up by the bullet still stays empty. I thought of using a custom list environment, but this did ...
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Can I use patchcmd to modify definitions in book.cls?

Below are the commands for \paragraph and \subparagraph in book.cls. \newcommand\paragraph{\@startsection{paragraph}{4}{\z@}% {3.25ex \@plus1ex ...
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\llap (or \rlap) at the begining of an indented paragraph

If I use a \llap{text} command at the begining of an indented paragraph, the text is not indented and is put on the line above the paragraph. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \parindent=2cm ...
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\textwidth does change its value inside list

If I understood it right, \textwidth should not change its value inside lists. But if I do the following, the indentation is not the same inside and outside of the list: \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
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How to use dotted line to make indentation clearer in algorithmicx? [duplicate]

I wish to indicate clearly when a block starts and ends with "enclosing lines" in addition to the indentation. I understand that I can do it with algorithm2e like so \begin{algorithm}[H] \SetLine % ...
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First character indent

My document begins like this: first line\newline second line\newline third line First characters of the first and second lines are indented? Could somebody explain me why? Actuallt there was some ...
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Indenting both label and content in description-environment

I'm trying to customize enumitem so that labels and item-contents will be broken into paragraphs with negative (hanging) indent when they get too long for the designated space: label one ...
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Set indent and width to beamer block for nice itemize

I want to have blocks within itemize environments. The code: \documentclass[8pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Bad Frame} \begin{itemize} \item Some item here ...
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Appropriate indentation for first item starting in the same line as previous text [closed]

I use the following code \newlist{longmainenum}{enumerate}{1} \setlist[longmainenum]{label={(\alph*)},font=\bfseries, align=left, leftmargin=0pt,labelsep=0pt, labelwidth=1.9em, ...