{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 Change tabsize in tabbing-environment?

I did a lot of Google searches, but I did not found any ideas how to change the tabsize (~~ the indent) for a tab in the tabbing-environment. I think the indent is set to around 4 characters. But how ...
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Leftmargin problem at the bibliography

I have some trouble with the bibliography alignment. It's similar to References to align with the rest of the text, but that solution doesn't work for me. Here is MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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Indent the footnotetext of author affiliation

I use authblk package to manage the title block and authors. In the corresponding author address in the footnote I want to write: Corresponding author at: Institute address ... The address is so ...
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\llap (or \rlap) at the beginning of an indented paragraph

If I use a \llap{text} command at the beginning 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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How do I get a space or line break between paragraphs rather than an indent? Parskip is not working

So when I first started out with my file I had gaps between paragraphs and no indent, as I was using the parskip package as listed below in my pre amble. At some point for a reason unbeknown to me ...
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amsmath equation identation wrong with text

I have a problem creating an equation, where I first want to write it as text and then resolve it to numbers. This is a minimal example: \documentclass[headings=small,12pt,a4paper]{scrartcl} ...
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Adjust space between acronym and glossary-mcol description

To save page space I additionaly use \usepackage{glossary-mcols} to get the acronyms printed in two columns. The same space trick from here (Nicola answers) unfortunately doesn't work after calling ...
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List and minipage indent problem

Some times I need to enclose a list of questions in a minipage to put a picture on the right. When the minipage starts with a list there is an indent problem, when there is somme text before it works ...
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Blank page before titlepage using indented sections

I'm trying to indent all my contents except for all headings. I tried using the method described in this method for indenting all the normal text. However, if I combine it with either a \title command ...
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Issue with natural indentions for enumerate

Following this post, I have attempted to remove the natural indent for enumerate/itemize. To my dismay, it's not entirely removing the indent. How do I fix this? The following is a minimal working ...
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Using my own title page in apa6 - problems with indentation in document [closed]

I am using the apa6 class for my thesis, but I have a problem with the \maketitle command. I want to do my own titlepage, not the one done by the class. The problem is that if I don't use the ...
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Stop automatic indenting of tabular in apa6e with p type

In apa6e, tabular environments indent automatically. This does not match APA's guidelines. How can I stop the indenting of tabular environments (without using the work-around)? The solution in Stop ...
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Indentation and lacking space when using gb4e with minipages

The normal behavior of a gb4e example environment is seen in (1) in the MWE below. But when I want two examples side by side, using minipage, the example is indented, and there is no space before or ...
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Minipage reset indent. How can i set again to standard?

I have the following code. \documentclass[a4paper, titlepage, 11pt]{article} \begin{document} \section{Introduzione all'astrofisica} \begin{minipage}{12cm} In astrofisica, differentemente ...
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Changing the width of second page and so on in friggeri cv, keeping first intact?

Lots of people are interested in this at different places, but I couldn't find a direct solution. One can use the template from here. A part of it is answered here and a simple tweak would be to ...
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Supressing indent on the following paragraph

I have made a environment that formats some example text in a box that sets it apart from the main text of the book. It becomes a sort of a figure that the other text refers to. There is plenty of ...
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How to indent for loop

I would like to write the following pseudo code : data_points.foreach { point => for(i <- point.size()) { do something.... } } But when I try to use \For \EndFor I loose ...
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Section Title indents too much at the start of a new page

I have an issue where my consecutive sections when added are being alternatively indented in or out. \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, twoside, titlepage]{article} \title{Bla \\ Bla\\ Bla } \author{Bla ...
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Customizing Memoir Class's \fancybreak

In response to No indentation after empty line @jon supplied the following \fancybreak macro lifted from memoir.cls: \makeatletter \newcommand{\fancybreak}{\@ifstar{\@sfbreak}{\@fbreak}} ...
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Hanging indent in expex preamble

expex has a great way of displaying long glossed lines with a hanging indent by defining \glhangindent globall via lingset. I would like to achieve this also for preamble (\glpreamble) and free ...
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How can I indent the whole paragraph instead of only one line?

To comply with the braindead thesis style guide for my university, I need to be able to indent a whole paragraph using the same indentation level that is used to indent the first line in regular ...
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Outdent all lines except first line | first line spacing word-like! [duplicate]

How can one create a single first line indent? The idea is to produce the same exact effect as the Microsoft Word "First line indent": Word First line indent That produces an output, such as: ...
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How to format bicaption

I've got some troubles with formatting the bicaption package and would like to ask, if someone can point out some hints to solve it. I guess it was too late yesterday, so first my dear apologies ...
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Accidentally deleted automatic paragraph indentation, how do I get it back?

Somehow, I'm not sure how, I managed to accidentally delete the automatic indenting for each new paragraph in my LaTeX file. Could anyone please suggest how to get it back again? Thanks.
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If I linebreak 2x in source, does latex automatically assume a new paragraph?

If I linebreak 2x in source, does latex automatically assume a new paragraph? Since I am noticing that when I do, whatever I write next comes with extra indentation. something_1 something_1 ...
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How to creat hanging indent reference list in Classicthesis LyX version

I already have a completed hanging-indent reference list in word, which I want to reproduce in LyX. I want common hanging indent without [number] in front (this is an example from the APA website): ...
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How to remove indentation and vertical spaces in list in a table?

I am trying to make a CV and there is a section where I want to list the projects I have done with bullets, so I use itemize list inside a tabularx environment like this: ...
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TOC Indent CHAPTER past PART

I'd like to figure out how to indent Chapters in my TOC past the Parts headings. I'd like to do this to improve legibility. This is how my document is laid out in main.tex ...
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Removing the indent of the first paragraph of a section (in French language)

I want to remove the indent just for the first paragraph of a section. I am looking for an automatic solution. (I mean, it should be invisible for the "user", who does not have to type no indent) I ...
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How to remove the tab from the listofalgorithms (ToA)

How can I remove the tab from the \listofalgorithms so that it always starts without indent? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} ...
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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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Description-like environment with fixed labels width

Which is the right way to do something like 'description' list but with customizable and fixed-width labels? I.e. something like this: Label: Text text text text text text text ...
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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} ...
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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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paragraph style - how to force line break? \paragraph{} \\ - make paragraph a header?

I want to format paragraph to work as a regular title \paragraph{title} text goes here output of that is: title text goes here how can I change the output to force line break and use the usal ...
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Changing left margin in itemize environment of beamer class

I can't figure out how to line up the symbols of an itemize environment in beamer with the left part of the main text. In other words, I would like to supress the left margin in beamer itemize lists. ...
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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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Margins of mdframed without any effect

This code \documentclass[]{scrbook} \usepackage{mdframed} % \usepackage{boxedminipage} \begin{document} \noindent \begin{boxedminipage}{1.0\textwidth} Box of 100 \% width \end{boxedminipage} ...
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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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Change Indentation Size in algorithmicx package

I'm using and enjoying the algorithmicx package, but would like to adjust the size of its indentations. In the algorithms package, I could do this with \algsetup{indent=1em}, but that doesn't seem to ...
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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} ...
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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, ...
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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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How can I make biber output uniform field name lengths for all entries?

When I run biber, with options biber --tool --output_align --output_indent=2 --output_fieldcase=lower I get: @inproceedings{foo, author = {One, Some}, booktitle = {International Conference ...