{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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Indenting part of a list

So I'm trying to indent a list that I have to look something like 2) 1) random stuff 2) random stuff I'm using \item[2)] \hfill \item[1)]Hello World but it isn't working for ...
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Enumerate: only indent numbers

I want to make the enumerate environment look like this: 1. First item [...] [first item continued] 2. Second item [...] That is, the text should look like normal body text except with ...
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Indenting and removing numbers of bibliography

I followed the instructions here on how to indent the second line of a bibliography, Indent second line of a bibliography but now I also want to remove the numbers as well. Can someone tell me how ...
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Formatting verse: How to change indent for all even lines?

Is it possible to format a verse like this: (sorry for an example that is not in English, I just don't have English text with such formatting on hand. ) I mean the following formatting: each ...
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Commands that could include another command

I am writing a novel using TeX. I need to indent lines of dialogue by 0.25in from the left margin and by 1in from the right margin. I have thought of using a minipage to accomplish this as the ...
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How to remove indent on non-item text inside an enumerated environment?

I'm using the enumerate environment to make a numbered list. I want to write a paragraph that serves as information for the next items. I want to remove the indent on this paragraph of text, so that ...
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Arara and latexindent with texmaker [closed]

I am new to latex and I try to auto indent my latex file using arara and latex indent. I use texmaker as IDE. I installed arara exactly as: How to install arara with MiKTeX / Windows? and tested it. ...
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Indentation inside of text

I know that the title of this question might be a little bit confusing, but I don't know how can I solve my problem and even how to search for the solution. I want to make inside a long text something ...
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\begin{alltt} inside \subfloat

I am trying to use the alltt environment inside a \subfloat element, and inside a minipage. The problem is that if I use \subfloat the indented text looses its indentation. Do you know any solution? ...
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Indentation in TOC and Lists of Figures/Tables

I am just starting to use Latex to write a university report. It does feel like a steep learning curve, and is at times frustrating, but I guess it is because I'm very new to it. I got a question ...
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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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Indentation of a code block in lhs2TeX

What's the (quick and) easy way to set the indentation of a \begin{code}/\end{code} or \begin{spec}/\end{spec}? That is, I want to set only the indentation of the whole block, not the indentation of ...
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Paragraph indent, both \indent and \par, not working

Preamble. I use Win 8 Pro x64, MiKTeX 2.9, TeXnicCenter latest version. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage{xltxtra} \usepackage{xunicode} ...
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How can I change the margins for only part of the text?

Sometimes the margins need to be changed for a particular page, paragraph, or other section of text. For example, if I'm writing a letter and want the left margin to be almost at the right side of ...
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\raggedright removes paragraph indentation

This code \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \raggedright \lipsum[1-3] \end{document} produces three paragraphs with a ragged right edge and no paragraph ...
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ConTeXt: Disable Hyphenation, Enable Indentation, and Enable Sorting for Bibliography Entries (Items in List of Publications)

Enable Indentation I've tried: \setuplist [pubs][ before={\indentation}, ] and also: \setuppublications[ indentnext={yes}, indenting={yes}, ] Unfortunately, no effect. I would like both ...
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How to align the new environment

I have to define the new environment, similar to the proof environment. I learned on our site how to define it, but I do not know how to customize it. In particular, I design a book by using gsm ...
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Is is possible to make indentation within enumerate item?

This is some of my code : \begin{enumerate} \item {\bfseries For} all $v \in V(D)$ whose weight isn't 0 with $u$ {\bfseries do}\\ \indent {\bfseries If} $l(v) < l(u) + w((u, v))$ \textbf{then}\\ ...
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Moving a table all the way to the left side of the Page

I'm having trouble with a table I have made. It is too long and goes off of the page to the right. I have already made the font smaller and made the page landscape. What I need to do is have the ...
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Disregard environment indent for equation

I have a large equation in nested itemize-environments, which creates a lot of indention for the equation, such the equation is only placed on the right side of the page. It would look nicer if the ...
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Paragraph indents with optional line break

I am writing a document in which I would like to be able to use different kinds of paragraph breaks. I want to use indented first lines without a parskip for most of the new paragraphs, but for ...
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Theorem style - define indentation

I have a real issue with defining my theorem style. I need indentation after the theorem, but cannot achive it. I google for hours and didn't find a solution. Hope you can help me. By the way, I'm ...
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Noindent in \thanks, left align

I am using the following command in WinEdt to have the corresponding author contact info at the footnote. I used \\ to have a new line since it was long. I have two problems. First I need to left ...
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itemize, removing natural indent

When you itemize items you usually have the entire list indented. This is expected when you have a title or description of what you are listing. I want to itemize but not have the natural indent. I ...
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Can't make a list of symbols align correctly

I created a quick manual list of figures using some code from a previous answer but I can't get it to align properly. The second part will jump a few characters backwards and forwards making it look ...
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Correct indenting in a description environment [duplicate]

I would like to create a description enumeration which looks like the following: keyword 1: Short Description of the keyword A characterization of the keyword keyword 2: Short Description ...
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How to automatically keep the indentation level when a line has to be broken

I'm using the algpseudocode package with two custom commands, \Let and \LongState to handle automatic indentation of (broken) long lines in the spirit of Werner's answer, which uses \parbox to wrap ...
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How do I indent ALL lines of a paragraph so that it looks like a blockquote?

I understand that there is a \quote (correct me if I'm wrong) macro to do this; but I'm using this for something else (not prose). I also want it to obey the right margin. My minimal working example ...
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How to add indentation

I am writing my Thesis report using LaTeX, I need to add indentation because every thing is right but only thing is every new paragraph is starting at initial stage but I need to add some indentation. ...
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Hanging indents for \section headings

Sometimes, I do have long section headings that take more than one line. I would like to make second and each subsequent line of \section heading indented (so called 'hanging indent'). I know I can ...
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Specific indentation for enumerate item

MWE: \documentclass{beamer} % Custom theme from https://bitbucket.org/marczellm/beamerports/src/30de28e687e2dfad6ebe0765d2eb622ed12fdbfe/beamerthemeKlope.sty?at=master % It overwrites the default ...
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algorithmicx or algpseudocode custom command indentation within a while loop or if statement

I have been trying all day to set-up the commands necessary to represent the Haggis pseudocode format using the algorithmicx package in Latex. I have managed to create the commands I need for the ...
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Getting shaded boxes in lists to indent

I'm trying to make a list which also contains theorems in shaded boxes. I'm currently using the framed package to do this. However, the shaded boxes do not properly "tab" inward to align with the ...
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parskip package, keep the indents

That may be a stupid question but is there a way to keep the indent while using the parskip package? I use parskip to keep spacing between my paragraphs while leaving the table of contents and lists ...
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Indentation in enumerate/list

I'm trying to get rid of indentation in enumerate. The code below shows the indentation with enumerate, and then the only partial fix I could implement. With enumitem package I could avoid indentation ...
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Indenting inside enumerate in Latex

I am trying to do an enumerate in Latex that ends up in the following way: First Step. Second Step Third Step Fourth Step I am trying to use \indent before an \item, but it doesn't work. Here is ...
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Allowing cell to overflow without affecting indentation

I wish to allow a specific table cell to overflow horizontally without affecting indentation of the column that the overflowing cell reaches into. How can this be achieved? Google/Stackoverflow isn't ...
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Why is the first section indented

I have been using LaTeX for a week now, How come the section title for a plan of investigation and the subsection title, research question aren't aligned with the rest of the document: ...
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Left indent for figure with program

In my document, I have some pseudocode sections created using the program environment (tried several alternatives, but liked that one most, so I want to stick to that). Now I would simply like to ...
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newlfm how to change closing indent

I would like the signature to be indented past the center of the page, but not so far as the default stdletter. The problem with stdletter is that I don't have enough room to write my signature ...
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Horizontal space before block of text

Hi, I wanted to create column of text after bolded "Lorem Ipsum 1.", which has no specified linebreaks. This space before text (marked on image with red line and question marks) should have exact ...
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Indenting text and still allowing sections, pagebreaks and floats

I have a document where there are some sections with and some without subsections. When there are subsections, I want them (and all their content) to be indented. I have found several approaches to ...
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Indentation of a block in beamer

I'm facing problem with indenting a paragraph in beamer. How can I do that? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \indent ffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffddddddddddddddddddd ...
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How to mantain verse indendation and numbering when copy from PDF

I am trying to adapt this answer to produce the same result with a verse environment: I want to be able to copy a poem out of a PDF maintaining its indentation (numbering included) as typeset in the ...
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\rule not aligned

The \rules not aligned. I want to be in parallel to be each other and start from the same position horizontally. Here is the code: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} ...
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paragraph indentation inside an indented environment

I have used the thmtools-package to create a new proof environment. With the following code I indented the whole environment: \AtBeginEnvironment{prf}{ ...
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Removing a half-blank line and precisely calculating a space

Consider the following MWE: Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text, Some text \begin{enumerate} \item This is a line ...
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Problem with indent in enumeration of paralist

I have the following enumeration: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{paralist} \begin{document} \begin{compactenum}[i.] \item foo \item foo \item foo \item foo \item foo \item foo \item foo \item ...
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No indentation after theorem environment with amsthm

I use the amsthm package and dont want lines which start right after the theorem environment to be indented. I consulted the manual of the package and it said to define a new theorem style. I expected ...
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Why does \noindent not work properly here?

I defined a new environment, similar (but not equal) to listings: \documentclass{ltxdoc} \usepackage{lipsum} \newenvironment{lines} {\par\begingroup\nobreak \vspace{3pt}\parindent0pt\hrule\kern5pt ...