{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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Package algorithm

I am using algorithm package in order to create a pseudocode. But I would like to modify the way it appears some lines. Here is my code: \documentclass[twoside,12pt]{book} \usepackage{algorithm} ...
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Enumerate margin and linespread

How do I go about defining an enumerate environment (using the enumitem package) (or possibly another environment?) such that the distance from the left side of the text to the LABEL is, say, 5 cm. ...
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My CJK punctuation sits in a margin

I'm trying to forge a macro to produce nice formatting for pairs of sample Japanese sentences and their translation, but I seem to have run into a problem with indentation. If I have a hard line ...
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Align multiple graphics at different indentation levels

I want to include centered graphics with items at different levels in an enumerate environment, such that the images line up with each other horizontally. I currently have \documentclass{article} ...
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How may I keep a horizontal-space for the following statement towards the right-hand side?

I would like to have 1.1., 1.2., and 1.3 shifted towards the right-hand side horizontally. I appreciate if someone could guide me to achieve this task. Thank you very much! ...
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how to put a paragraph left in a list (summary)

I'm using \paragraph to simulate a \subsubsubsection but my summary is appearing with this paragraph spacing. Does anyone know how to remove this space leaving the left? Using this code: ...
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Python indentation lost in minted when export to bearmer/latex in orgmode [closed]

I have a strange problem when exporting to beamer in org-mode. I use minted to export python. But for a reason I don't understand, I lost sometime the indentation. For instance: ** NDVI is SciPy 1/2 ...
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Justify without indent

I was wondering how I can justify the text without making it indenting with \justifying. I'm using \usepackage[parfill]{parskip} Secondary question: Any way how to increase the parskip distance, ...
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List Items with Horizontal Spacing

When I try to build list of companies with no bulletin. I get the output as below Actually I want is correct spacing between the colon. Exactly like the below example. Can anyone help me out.? ...
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How to define the indentation for the second line of a multiline item with custom label?

I have a multicolumn list and I am a little limited in vertical space, for that reason I used the property leftmargin=* of itemize to get rid of some of the white space between the custom label and ...
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\parindent only works for very few paragraphs in latex [duplicate]

I used the \setlength\parindent{12pt} to try to add indent at the beginning of every paragraphs. But it only works for very few paragraphs (7 paragraphs in chapter 1 only 1 paragraph got indented.). ...
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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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moderncv class: prevent indentation in address section after making it left-justified

I am using the moderncv class (http://www.ctan.org/pkg/moderncv) to write my CV. In order to modify the address section, I modified moderncvstyleclassic.sty. I want to get the text of the address ...
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Indent fancy quotation box in latex

I want to write latex to implement below fancy quotation box as per solution Fancy Quotation Boxes in Latex. However, I don't know how to indent the quotation box such as: You may observe the ...
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How to ignore left margin and move centered math equation to the left?

I have a following equation I need to move it a little bit to the left because it is way to close to the right side and may get clamped while printing. Those equations are using $$ R=... $$ syntax. ...
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Macro indent line even on newline

I'm new to creating my own commands (this is my first) and I can't seem to achieve what I set out to do. My current command looks like this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} ...
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Why is there an indent on first line of tabbing environment

I'm trying to use tabbing environment at title page of a scrartcl to format content. Unfortunately there seems to be some indent on first row of my text (giving minimal example) I'm not sure where it ...
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How to number with indent? [duplicate]

I have a list of exercises that I want to answer using LaTeX. Is it possible to format it like this? Is it possible to jump right from a) to c) in LaTeX? I have looked at the exercise-package, ...
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Tab stops and consistent indentation in headings

I'm trying to create a documentclass that has some unusual headings and indentation. My goal is to have the width of chapter/section number + whitespace equal to the text \leftskip 2.5cm. I get an ...
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How to wrap lines correctly inside algorithmic

I am having problems displaying algorithms. The wrapping is really ugly and I can't, for the life of me, find a fix that doesn't involve manually tweaking the hell out of everything, to the point that ...
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Changing indentation of pseudocode including line numbers with algorithm and algorithmic

If I have pseudocode as shown below using the algorithm and algorithmic packages, is it possible to indent the pseudocode, including the line numbers, so that it lines up with the indentation of the ...
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Reliable code for automatic \noindent after specific environments?

This question led to a new package: noindentafter There are a number of environments which I never want to follow up with an indented paragraph. itemize, enumerate, theorem, definition, etc. I ...
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No indent in description list

I have the following text in LaTeX: I want that the second sentence of item A starts below the first word of the first sentence (So 'It is raw...' is outlined with 'Data are facts...'). I have ...
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Indentation in footnote

I have a small Problem with indentation in LaTeX footnotes: \documentclass[draft,12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[footnote,printonlyused]{acronym} \begin{document} foo\footnote{foo: ...
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Biblatex, Use of prefixnumber changes indentation of all subbibliographies

I have a problem with my three subbibliographies. I am using two styles numeric and alphabetic. In one of the subbibliographies I would like to use a prefixnumber. Unfortunately this affects also the ...
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Biblatex using shorthands and numeric style - label sizes

Current situation: I'm required to cite "normative" documents (read: standards and manuals) separately from articles and books etc. Using biblatex and biber with the numeric style I'm doing that by ...
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footnotes indentation issue

I have checked the whole forum for finding solution to this problem. Problem: I have added some footnotes to my LaTeX template. All footnotes work fine except this one. This is how it appears Here ...
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Suppress indentation on the opening line of a letter

Here's a simple example: \documentclass[12pt]{letter} \setlength{\parindent}{15pt} \signature{Doorknob} \begin{document} \begin{letter}{} \noindent \opening{Dear TeX Stack Exchange,} ...
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Shift Verbatim environment to the left using \hspace

I pasted some code into a document in a Verbatim environment from fancyvrb. Because it is within two nested enumerate environments, the code is indented quite far over. As a result, one long line of ...
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Changing indentation in friggeri CV template

I am pretty new to latex and currently in the need of writing an CV, so after some googling I found the friggeri CV template (https://github.com/afriggeri/cv), which looked very promising. ...
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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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How to indent entire section heading and indent second line, if it comes, further

I am formatting my CV in latex, and I currently have all my section headings indented by 2em. The first item is the date of the \NewEntry and after that I have \hspace{1.5em} inserted to separate the ...
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vim LateX-Suite indentation and line breaking

I'm now setting up Vim for use with LaTeX. This is about setting up the indentation. In the picture below, there are many things that need tweaking. Everything between \vskip .5cm and \vskip 1in is ...
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Indent first paragraph after section and don't indent new lines!

I would like to indent the first paragraph after a new section, but I don't want indent new lines.... I know indentfirst and parskip packages but they don't work together! I would like to combine the ...
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LaTeX verse package no indent for the poem

I am typesetting using the verse package. I have trouble getting what's inside the verse environment not to get indented. In the minimal working example below, I would like the "Blessed are" to be ...
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Remove Indentation for a Single Paragraph

Is there a way to remove the indentation at the beginning of a paragraph for a single paragraph. I know I could do \setlength{\parindent}{0cm} This is my paragraph. Blah blah blah. ...
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How to remove indentation for all paragraphs?

I am finding this very inefficient, every time I type up something MiKTeX just indents for me and I have to enclose everything in \noindent{...}. Is there a quick way of going past this?
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Automatic indentation with AucTeX within \[…\] environment

AucTex works fine automatically indenting most environments, for example \begin{displaymath} \cos x \end{displaymath} but doesn't indent when I use \[ and \], and automatically takes away any ...
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Exercise list using enumitem: how control indentation and labeling of sublists?

For a book project, I want to define exercises in each chapter, having printed labels like Exercise 1.1 and TeX labels like lab:1.1 that can be referenced as "see Exercise \ref{lab:1.1}". [I've read ...
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How to achieve no indentation for a single equation?

I'd like to have a single equation without indentation at all. I know I can set it globally with \setlength{\mathindent}{0cm} But I don't know how to return to the default value after the ...
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Set indentation of choice in exam documentclass

I want to create an multiple choices question with this indenting format 1. ######## A. ### B. ### C. ### 2. ######## ######## A. ### B. ### C. ### The choices have same ...
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How can I remove the indent after every section in new page? [closed]

I am using a preconfigured LaTeX file and have a problem. After I use \section{}, everything works well, but only on the current page. If I reach the new page, I have an indent on the left side and ...
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Indentation of my list of equations

I have problems with my list of equations. The list is generated, but if I compare the list with for instance list of tables or figures, there is different indentaion of each lines. Can someone help ...
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Is there a general command to disable indentation of paragraphs after figures and tables?

I am typesetting a manual, that uses normal indentation for paragraphs. The pages have a lot of figures and tables and I would like to have the paragraph after tables and figures to have no ...
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How to prevent LTXexample from ignoring the paragraph indentation?

How to prevent LTXexample from ignoring the paragraph indentation? \documentclass[preview,border=3pt]{standalone} \usepackage{etoolbox} \edef\keptparindent{\the\parindent} \patchcmd{\preview} ...
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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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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 ...