{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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ConTexT, disable node text indenting

I have a problem with TikZ picture under ConTexT. If I set it up for document wide indenting such as "setindenting[medium,yes]", then the problem is that tikz will always indent the text in a node as ...
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longtable inside enumerate

When I have a longtable left-aligned inside an enumerate, it isn't indented properly. For example \begin{enumerate} \item text % \setlength\LTleft{\itemindent} % \setlength\LTright{\fill} ...
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Indent the word “Proof” in environment proof of amsthm

I'm working with the amsthm package, especially using the proof environment. I would like just the word "Proof" to be indented (and to keep the QED symbol). Can we do that?
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Graphics against page border

Using \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0, 0) node[inner sep=0] {\includegraphics[width=\paperwidth]{kleurlabel}}; \draw (5.9,0) node (example-tabular) { \begin{tabular}{rr} \LARGE\color{white}\bfseries ...
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Unwanted, and unwarranted?, indent after \section [duplicate]

I've got a template for my CV which I grabbed from somewhere years ago, and the preamble has been mostly added to, with bits being modified along the way. I thought enough is enough so I have set ...
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How to increase space/indentation of lists like labels and enumerations in LyX?

When I use a label, it leaves a default space between the label and the following text. I want to increase this horizontal space/indentation by a lot more in LyX, but I'm not sure how to do that. ...
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Setting \parindent to 2em or \quad

I would like to set \parindent to 2em (or \quad which is the same if I know correctly). How can I do it? \setlength{\parindent}{...} only accepts values with length units, for example, 15pt, 1cm, ...
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In algorithm/algpseudocode, when writing long lines within loops how can I adjust the left indentation? [duplicate]

Q: In algorithm/algpseudocode, when writing long lines within loops how can I adjust the left indentation? To illustrate the problem, this is what I have: But this is more like what I want it ...
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Indentation different level of appendix entries in ToC

I'm writing my thesis paper, I got a tough question. How do I change the indent of A.l Coverable Region 1 inch after the Appendix A, so on and so forth for A.1.1 and A.1.2 ...
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indentation of appendix entry in toc [duplicate]

I'm writing my thesis paper, I got a tough question. How do I change the indent of A.l Coverable Region 1 inch after the Appendix A, so on and so forth for A.1.1 and A.1.2 the code is was like:
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no indentation at hyphenated word in quote environment

I'm typesetting a whole bible and I'm trying to reproduce some special quotes of it using the quote environment and some macros. These quotes have indentation when there is a new line (\\), and the ...
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Article abstract affects indent in the whole document [duplicate]

Using the abstract environment in my article seems to affect the whole document in regard to indentation. What am I doing wrong? \documentclass[11pt]{article} \setlength\parindent{0pt} % sets indent ...
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Indenting part of a paragraph

I'm trying to get this result in LateX. I've looked at a few questions about indenting an entire paragraph but can't find how to keep my abstract label at the margin and then indent the rest of the ...
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Indenting description lists

Is there a way to change how description lists are indented? I have something like: Normal text List item List Item I would like something like: Normal text List item List Item
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First paragraph indented after section title in margin

How do you keep the first paragraph from being indented, even when indentation is off, when using section titles in the margin? I'm pretty new to LaTeX, but I thought I was getting pretty good at it, ...
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In LyX, how do I indent the paragraph right after an lists (itemize/enumerate) environment

See the example above, I want to indent the second paragraph. The generated .tex file is %% LyX 2.0.4 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless you really ...
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Section Text Alignment

I need to define customize head levels. The numbered section wrapping text indentation should be removed. The below mentioned pictrue is my required output: MWE: ...
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lst include has first line indented [duplicate]

When I'm including a source file, by way of \lstinputlistings{file/path/to/file} However, This results in the following below: Why is the first line not being formatted correctly? And how do i fix ...
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Layout of multiple lines footnotes

I have a question about footnotes with LaTeX: I would like the multi-lines footnotes to look like: 1 This is the first line of the very, very long footnote and this is the second line of the ...
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After “Theorem”, “Definition” the actual content should start at the same indent

Since "Thm 1.2", "Def 1.33", etc. all have about the same width, I'd like to try a layout with a fixed indentation. The actual content after the label and number should begin at the same indendation ...
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Fixing first paragraph indentation in custom class

I've downloaded a LaTeX dissertation template from my university that comes with its own custom .cls file. One of the first things I noticed is the paragraph indentation. Every single paragraph is ...
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Remove Indentation of Theorems

I am working with amstheorem and amsbook, and I'm trying to remove the indentation before the numbers of theorems so that they are aligned exactly to the left. Is there any way to do this? In ...
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\thanks{} footnote indented when using amsart and doc

When using the amsart document class in combination with the doc package, I get an extra indent in the thanks footnote of the first author: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{doc} \begin{document} ...
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Why isn't LaTeX indenting my paragraphs?

I am trying to get latex to indent the first line of each paragraph, but whatever I try I can't seem to get it to work as I would expect reading the documentation. I expect that since I am using the ...
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Indentation in Latex for Resume

I just started to learn to build my resume using Latex. The problem I got is that I wish to align "Thesis" and "Advisor" with the degree "M.S in Engineering". I also wish to wrap the long line of the ...
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Centering graphics without indenting lines afterwards [duplicate]

Is there a way to nicely place a graphic on a separate new line and centering it there, without using a \begin{center} environment, which wraps around the graphic ? I don't want to use that ...
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Removing indentation *after* certain objects have been used

Is there any way to automatically remove any indentation of text right after \includegraphics or a \begin{center} environment is used ? Consider the following MWE pertaining to the use of ...
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Format Section Headers within Verse Environment

I'm working with potentially long poems that may have (sub)section headers. Here's a famous example. The trouble is: I seem to be unable to control the indentation of section headers within the ...
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Unwanted horizontal space right after \begin{document} [closed]

I have a package of my own loaded when a certain option is passed to a class of my own (based in turn on the memoir class). The package is devised for typesetting letters. Except for the body of the ...
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Do not indent second paragraph after macro was used

I defined a macro that I occasionally use at the beginning of sections. After this macro has been used, I do not want the first `real' paragraph (which technically is the second paragraph) to be ...
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Classicthesis + multiple paragraphs in footnotes

Some of my footnotes consist of multiple paragraphs. Normally, a new paragraph will be indented just as new paragraphs are indented when they're not in footnotes. In classicthesis, however, something ...
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Indentation inside tcolorbox

I have a environment solution created with xparse and tcolorbox. I do not understand why package \usepackage{indentfirst} does not work inside solution. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{xparse} ...
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TeXShop Command Completion Indent

In TeXShop, I am editing the CommandCompletion.txt file. I simply need to add an indent (which I would normally use tab for) directly before item. Here is the line of code I am trying to modify: ...
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Make sublist look like first level list

I'm using a wide list of the enumitem package. Except for having a label at the beginning of each item, the items of the wide list look like ordinary text. I would like a list inside the wide list to ...
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How to get headings indented as the first lines of paragraphs?

I would like the chapter and (sub)section headings to be indented as much as the first lines of paragraphs (\parindent value). By default using koma-script I get them aligned with left boundary of ...
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Specify left-hand margins for different bibliography segments - Biblatex

In my document, I am printing varies subbibliographies using biblatex. Since I cite some norms and would like to use their full number for a shorthand, I get really wide margins on the left side. Is ...
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Change horizontal alignment of equation tags [duplicate]

By default, equation numbering seems to left align. However, I would like instead to indent the equation number just slightly. The motivation for this is to align the equation number with the body ...
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Can't get \hangfootparindent to work with \footmisc

I use \footmisc to style my footnotes, with the hang option (in combination with raged2e). I'd like to set the second and subsequent paragraphs in multiparagraph notes with an indentation, but can't ...
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Indenting Texts to the left and right on the same line

I need help on this. I am making a template for our assignment. On the top page, the first line contains Name placed on the left and Subject on the right. Second line contains Date placed on the left ...
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Remove indent of first paragraph when using titlesec package

I use the titlesec to format section in book class. The section pos to leftmargin, but when I compiled, the firs paragraph have indent. How to remove indent automatically. \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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Fixing wrong indentation in nested lists

I need to write an enumerate list nested inside a description list, like in the following example: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \title{} \date{} \begin{document} ...
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Why does hanging indent with \everypar mess up table spacing?

I'm trying to add a hanging indent to every paragraph of a particular column of a table: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} ...
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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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How to change indentation of while loop in embedded pseudo algorithm?

I am writing an algorithm, which has some sub-algorithms, and I want to have all in one pesudocode. How can I do this (manage the indention)? As long as I am using \State, I can use ...
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How would you typeset this type of programming documentation?

Consider, for example, this pdf document which defines the standard for the C programming language. The description of the library functions follows a fixed structure composed of three sections, as ...
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Indentation problem with the 'para' option of bigfoot

Continuing the questions concerning the layout of footnotes for a critical edition, I am reporting the last issue I am facing. I am using the para option of the bigfoot package to typeset the ...
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Suppress paragraph indentation after tcblisting environment?

I am writing a document containing lost of snippets of code, and I've defined an environment using tcblisting from the tcolorbox package to do this. The environments work fine. What I want to do ...
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ConTeXt: How do I get multi-level descriptions? The contextgarden example does not work

The following contextgarden example from http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Description to produce a two-level description using ConTeXt doesn't work for me. The resulting pdf is as if all four items form ...
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Indent paragraphs

I wrote all my text using the command \paragraph{} and now I'm difficulties to indent and set the spacing between paragraphs. I would like to indent the first line of paragraphs with spacing of 1.25 ...
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How to limit the figure caption width?

Figure captions seem to wrap at the page width. How could I make them wrap at the figure width instead? Currently, they can easily be mistaken for normal text. \begin{figure}[!htb] \begin{center ...