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How to split item in itemize over two lines

I have to use the document set up with the packages shown because this is dictated by the journal. I simply want to prevent the item shown below from disappearing off the right hand side of the page. ...
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Putting labels to itemize makes beamer slide overflow on right margin

MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} \begin {frame}{Upper gastro-intestinal endoscopy } \begin{itemize} \item[Esophagus] Four columns of grade IV esophageal varices ...
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Rounded corner box in itemized environment

Here is the MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \newcommand{\rbox}[1]{ \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] \node[rounded corners=3pt, draw]{#1}; ...
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Different colours (>2) for the bullets in itemize environment

I would like to have a itemize list using several different item colors, at least three. Basically something like described here taking the direction Alan Munn suggested: \documentclass{article} ...
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Definition of itemize spacing flags

There are numerous questions on SE (and elsewhere) asking how to change list environment spacings, but a lot of bad, ad hoc answers. The best answer is to use the enumitem package, which allows one ...
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Itemize a text with many lines without writing 'item' explicitly at the beginning of every line

Ok, this may be an easy one but I've been googling a lot without success. I have a long text with many lines separated by the new line character. What I want to do is itemize this text so that every ...
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Handling tedious casework

I'm typesetting a math paper, where at many points I need to break proofs into several cases. I've been putting these just in an itemize environment, but this is a confusing, because things like ...
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Same page number for slides using itemize

Is the Antibes theme the problem here? according to this post, the solution I put in my MWE (below) should do the trick but it doesn't. This answer doesn't work either. I got no error whatsoever, it ...
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marginpar in a macro steal the bullet of itemized list

I have an odd (to me) problem involving an itemize environment and \marginpar{}. The problem is illustrated in the following document: \documentclass{article} ...
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itemize environment inside theorem

When I have an itemize environment inside a theorem and refer to the theorem later on, the document doesn't point to the right location. For example, consider the following toy example: ...
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Conditionally inherit color in beamer

I'd like to change the fg color of the item symbol in beamer. In normal text it should be, e.g. yellow but inside an exampleblock or alertblock it should inherit from the block title.fg. Here is a NWE ...
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Follow-on to tabulary + longtable + captioning

I was able to use the coding provided by Justibus: Several caption problems in longtable and tabulary. What my question is - now that i've been able to make my table wrap columns and break over ...
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Second Beamer columns starts list lower (no overlays)

I'm trying to put two lists side-by-side in Beamer columns, but the list items are offset. For some reason, in the second column, the list starts a bit further down. I've tried all sorts of widths ...
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Help for a complicated macro: breaking pages at custom places and itemize environment

In this answer, there is a macro that allows one to have a precise control of the page lengths of a document. This macro is too complicated for me and I have found a problem with it. It behaves ...
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possible memoir bug with font sizes and \tightlists

It looks to me like memoir is not honoring \tightlists for certain font sizes (nor firmlists, btw). A picture is worth a thousand words: The source code for the screenshot is included below. You ...
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Problem with vertical spacing of equations in itemize after the first \item

I found one similar thread here (Removing strange vertical space after first (customized) \item), but I still could not resolve my problem. Please help. Description of the problem: I used beamer ...
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How to reduce indentation in itemize?

I have an itemize block in my latex code (XeTex actually). I wish to reduce the indentation of a multi line item. Can you please help me with this? My code and how it looks are below. ...
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List spacing being ignored in parcolumns enviroment

I am trying to make a 2 column resume using parcolumns but I am having a problem where any changes I make to the itemize or description environments are ignored if they are inside the parcolumns ...
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Texmaker keyboard shortcuts to move up/down item in list?

Is there any keyboard shortcut to move an item up or down a list within an enumerate/itemize or outline environment, using Texmaker in Win7? For instance EMACS in org-mode has M-↓↑ (up/down arrow) to ...
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itemize in table without excess space

I am trying to create a list of bullet points in a tabular environment. When I use itemize, the line separating different jobs on my cv is no longer separated. When I manually use cdot however, the ...
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References for asparenum enviroment with counters dependable from section

guys! I'm writing math lectures using my own enviroment for definitions: \newenvironment{mydefs} {\begin{asparaenum}[\P\slshape\thesection.a]} {\end{asparaenum}} So every definition is numbered ...
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Beamer (Boadilla theme): Color of itemize subitems inside blocks

When using the "Boadilla" theme in the beamer package, I noticed that the bullets of subitems in the itemize environment have different colors inside block environments than outside. The problem is ...
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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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How to achieve multicolumn item lists with independent content?

I need three item lists next to each other, with a centered heading for each list. Using the multicol-package doesn't seem to fit my needs as it doesn't allow me to fill my columns independently, does ...
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“Theres no line here to end” in custom command

I am working on creating a resume in LaTeX and have defined a command that allows me to input my work experience. The only problem is that whenever I try to use an itemized list, as seen below, I get ...
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How to stop nested itemizes being “again covered” in beamer-class

I'm using \setbeamercovered with transparency for "still covered" and "again covered" to make the current points pop out more. But when using an itemize in an itemize the points of the inner itemize ...
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Struggling with rotate and itemize

as the title suggest, I encountering some trouble with the association of the package rotating and the use of itemize : I would like to have my text rotated right next to my list but this code : ...
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item and subheading

\newcommand{\ressubheading}[4]{ \begin{tabular*}{6.5in}{l@{\extracolsep{\fill}}r} \textbf{#1} & #2 \\ \textit{#3} & \textit{#4} \\ \end{tabular*}\vspace{-6pt}} I am using ...
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Itemize inside a paragraph

I would like to be able to start an itemize environment after a sentence, on the same line of the sentence, and indent from that point on. Something like -exactly what I'm doing -here but the ...
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Enumerate replaces uppercase letter 'A' with numbers?

When I try to do: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[(A1)] \item blah \item blah blah \end{enumerate} \end{document} I get the output of: (11) blah ...
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How to not miss lines using equation enviroment

How can I stop the empty lines being put on - first between the itemization letter and the equation, and then between the two different equation \item \begin{equation} \begin{split} ...
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Why does beamer change the item spacing when there are sub-items?

When an \item has another itemize environment inside it, the interline space to the preceding \item is slightly less than if threre is no sub-itemize (right image). This has the effect of bullet ...
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How to modify itemize in beamer with conditional spacing between items depending on nested sublists?

I would like to modify the itemize command of the beamer package so that it adds some amount of vertical space before each item for which the previous item contains a nested sublist. Here is an ...
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Beamer nested lists: do not decrease the font size

Simple problem: I would like the nested lists to keep the standard font size: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item Top level \begin{itemize} \item Lower ...
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Subsubsection and enumerate combination

I can't manage to combinate the effects of enumerate and subsubsection in Latex. The output PDF shows a strange error. Here's my code: \begin{document} \chapter{Introduzione al Cloud Computing} ahem ...
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Names of items aligning out of frame in Beamer

MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{meh...} \begin{itemize} \item[Hello] World \item[Hey! Hello?] D'oh! \end{itemize} \end{frame} \end{document} The names of ...
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Place a list in the middle of the page

I have an itemized list: \begin{itemize} \item First item \item Second item \end{itemize} I'd like to place this list somewhere near the center of the page. But, I still want the bullet ...
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Picture or text below (and part of) the number of an enumerated item

It's my problem, I don't know how to do picture or text, bottom in enumerate number. Therefore I couldn't write code, even. Bottom in enumerates have one picture or/and two picture or/and mini text. ...
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Formatting and bullet points

Sorry for what may seem like a basic question. I've created a poster using a template, and have created bullet point lists inside various blocks. Within one of the blocks, the bullet points fall ...
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itemize bullet not appearing in beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a beamer with TeXMaker and when I want to put itemize environment in a frame, the bullet does not appear. I compile with PDFLatex and I look at the PDF. My code is: ...
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Two Minipages, two times itemize - how to correct alignment

I wanted to use a minipage to reduce the size of my itemize list \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[!htbp] \begin{minipage}[b]{0.4\textwidth} \begin{itemize} \item ...
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Personal counter is unintended reset after itemize environment [duplicate]

I created a counter named foo to add up so money which I want to get from my boss. When having an itemize environment the counter is reset accidently. Does anyone know why or how to solve problem (so ...
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Itemize after a FloatBarrier

I use \FloatBarrier from the package placeins to drop all floats before I move to a new chapter. This normally works fine. However, this time I encountered a problem. The section after \FloatBarrier ...
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Understanding the linebreak at the beginning of itemize

I have a fundamental problem in understand how latex is typesetting documents. Consider my code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin = 0.75in]{geometry} \begin{document} \section*{ABC} abc ...
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Trying to create a shopping list template, need guidance adjusting line spacing

I'm trying to get in the habit of planning out my meals more, and was looking for a template I could use to do so in LaTeX, but I couldn't find anything. What I did find was an already-created pdf ...
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Variable length blocks and long itemize

I have defined two block environments, one with fixed width, the other with variable length (the second based on a definition here). Generally things work. However, when I have a long line in an ...
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Having the same amount of space with and without multicol when using with titlesec and itemize

I am trying to use multicol and itemize to spread a list over several columns. I am also using titlesec to style my headings. One part of my document uses multicol and the other does not and both have ...
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Longtable: how to force a page break?

I am writing an application and I have to complete a table similar to this: and since the descriptions in the second column will be lengthy, I have decided to use longtable. Some of the ...
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Align itemize bullet to text

I am looking for a command to align text to the itemize's bullet. {\addtolength{\leftskip}{10mm} \textbf{Short text in here} \begin{itemize} \item A description of.. \item Another description of.. ...
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Itemize text in a table

I have such a table: \begin{table}[H] \centering \begin{tabular}{l|l} Feature eines Signales & Feature eines Bildes \\ \hline\hline Der Peak vom Spektral ...