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Changing font size of list items and subitems

I've noticed that when I change the font size of a list, the font size is not automatically changed for its sublists. Is there a way to change the font size for a whole list? \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How can I shift an {itemize} list to the right?

I am making an {itemize} list whose labels are so wide that they stick into the left margin: \begin{itemize} \item[(MPT1)]... \item[(MPT2)]... \item[(MPT3)]... \end{itemize} How can I shift ...
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Present a list as a “tree”

I want to present an "itemize" list as a tree. I.e, the current list is: Root Child 1 Child 2 Child 3 And I want it to look something like this (but with continuous lines): ...
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Custom font size for itemize

I am making a checklist to print, where users can check their answers on a printed paper. For this I am using itemize and \renewcommand{\labelitemi}{\Box}, \renewcommand{\labelitemii}{\Box} etc..., ...
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add a fake item in itemize as a placeholder

How to make phantom item in itemize environment? I want to 'animate' items in my beamer slides, so when I go from one slide to another new item pop up in a right place. I have workaround for one item ...
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Make enumerate have beamer themes when using enumitem

I really like the enumitem package, but it seems to have compatibility issues with beamer. I could get them to work together for itemize lists by using the following: ...
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Change beamer notes list type for in-frame notes

When you use the \note{} command within a frame, the notes are appended to a notes frame after the current frame. If you use \note[item]{}, each note is an item in an enumerated list. Can this be ...
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aligning a multiline formula with the bullet of itemize

I would like to use a multiline equation into an itemized list, but such that the bullet of the list is aligned with the first line of my equation. The current code I use is like this: ...
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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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Using overlays in itemize with nested items for stepwise alerts

I am wondering if there is a default (or manual) overlay specification that produces the following - \begin{itemize} \item<alerted on slides 1-2> Parent 1 \begin{itemize} \item<alerted on ...
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Suppress left indentation in itemize environment

I used itemize code as follows: \begin{itemize} \item \item \item \end{itemize}, and the assoicated results are displayed as: But I want no left indentation about the round point mark. I ...
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In LyX, how to have itemize inside a proof?

LyX is great. I use it to write everyday documents. But it seems that its environment can only have one type; different types of environments can't be mixed. For example, you can't have itemize inside ...
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Customize line-spacing and indentation of a list in LyX

I am currently using a list with bullet-points; however, I think the lines are spaces too far apart and they're indented way too much. I don't see any way to correct this in LyX, however.
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Beamer - show all bullets in itemize environment but reveal the text for each bullet slide by slide

I would like to show in each of my slides all bullets from the first slide on so that the audiance can see how much information is to be expected on each slide, but the text for each bullet shall come ...
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How to focus on some items?

I have 3 items in beamer as follows: \frame{\frametitle{Frame1} \begin{itemize} \item<1> Self-X1, $\cdots$. \item<2, 4-> \color<4>{red}{Self-X2}, $\cdots$. ...
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How can I reference an (unnumbered) list item?

I have the following code: \documentclass[]{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item first item \label{first} \item second item \end{itemize} In \ref{first} we find the first item. ...
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Blank line occurring between description term and itemize list when using style=nextline

In my Sphinx project, I have description lists that start with either a paragraph or a list. Since I want the description term to be on its own line, I use enumitem with {style=nextline}. The problem ...
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Prevent itemize from creating newline at end of list

I'm using the itemize environment with the enumitem package, and one of the issues I'm having is that the itemize environment seems to create a newline, or at least add vertical spacing at the end of ...
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Define command for bold list-item

I have a set of commands for producing various kinds of specific list-items, such as \newcommand{\staritem}{\item[$\star$]} % not really, but you get the gist All the ones I currently have can be ...
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How do I make a really long bullet point next not dissappear off the left of the page?

I'm trying to put text as my "bullet point" but it's far too long as extends beyond the left of the page. What can I do to stop it doing this? \begin{itemize} \item[\textsc{Contact Information}] ...
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is it posible to make a multiline itemize justifying the text inside

I am writing technical specs of a programming API. I am using itemize to highlight the method signature as it follows: \begin{itemize} \item[\texttt{packeteer.send(message)}] \hfill \\ is ...
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How to make the text of list horizontally in beamer

The MWE is \documentclass[14pt]{beamer}% http://ctan.org/pkg/beamer \let\Tiny\tiny% http://tex.stackexchange.com/q/58087/5764 \usetheme{Berkeley} \makeatletter \beamer@headheight=1.5\baselineskip ...
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Vertical space before list environment within a macro

UPDATE My problem comes down to the following: vertical space is added before the \items of a list within a macro. The layout I want to use is based on the classicthesis-styled CV (currvita) template ...
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Including an itemized list within a tabular column using the paralist package

The paralist package offers the option of typesetting an itemized list with a \topsep length of zero, and this is especially useful in a tabular setting. However, the following minimal example does ...
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how to make the choices be near to the title?

I'm making a latex slideshow. I want to let the four choices be near to the title. It means that I don't want any gap between the question and the choices. How can I achieve that? Be grateful with ...
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List with arrows instead of bullets

I want a bullet list with arrows instead of bullets, like: => Line 1 => Line 2 I tried this, but it returned some error: \begin{itemize}{labelitemi}{$\Rightarrow$}[leftmargin=1em] \item ...
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Uniformly itemize list in two columns throughout the document

How can I get lists arranged in two columns throughout the document. I would like to make changes only in preamble and not in the list. I am thinking of this structure . First item . second item ...
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Beamer enumeration, continue counting but keep item at fixed position

I want an enumeration list. The list should however be fixed at its position. Furthermore at all time only 1 item should shown. So what I want is sort of this \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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writing inside a ball in a itemize/enumerate in Beamer

I am doing a Beamer and I don't know how to put something like that: \begin{enumerate} \item item1 \end{enumerate} \begin{itemize} \item[1'] % I want that the 1' appears inside a ball. \end{itemize} ...
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How to modify itemize vertical spacing within blocks in beamer?

I have noticed that when I have "itemize" environments defined within blocks in beamer, that they introduce more vertical spacing between the top and the bottom of the blocks, than vertical text. ...
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Remove Bullet Symbols from List

I have to typeset a document which contains several dozen lists which are already numbered. For various reasons, I cannot use LaTex's enumerate automatic numbering feature for these lists--the numbers ...
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Problem with itemize and ifthenelse in a tabular environment

I want to fill a cells of a table with only a \item command, and the \begin{itemize} should be automatically inserted. The following code works : \newenvironment{matable}[0]{% ...
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Make notes next to a piece of text (not margin notes) I'm not sure what they're called (image included)

EDIT - I'm not sure what these are called but how would one go about doing something like this in LaTeX : Cheers EDIT #1 This partially works - not very well though \documentclass{book} ...
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Problem resizing an itemize environment with a \scalebox: “Something's wrong”

I have a \block containing a \itemize: \begin{block}{title} % \scalebox{0.8}{ \begin{itemize} \item 1... \item 2... \end{itemize} % } \end{block} I try to use \scaleboxand ...
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Lists in Tabular Environment

So I'm writing up a CV and I would like to use the nifty itemize environment to list some things within a tabular environment. Unfortunately, things end up looking a bit this, which isn't at all ...
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\pause messes up the page layout

I'm having a frame in beamer which compiles just right when I do not use pauses (\pause). However, when I pause the different list items, the last items do not appear on the frame anymore (actually, ...
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How can I indent paragraphs within an itemize environment?

I'm sorry to ask such a simple question, but I've been searching around without finding a simple way to make each new paragraph indent when I'm in the \itemize environment. Number 6 on this document ...
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Horizontal alignment within itemize

My minimum working example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item 1. First \item 2. Second \item 3a. Third \item 3b. Third \item 4. Fourth \end{itemize} \end{document} ...
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How to reduce vertical space itemize environment inside table

I have this: I want for the first item to be vertically aligned with my other cells. How can I do it? The answers provided here suggested to play with topsep and partopsep: How can I change ...
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How can I mix itemize and tabular environments?

I have the following list: \begin{itemize} \item És associativa:$\qquad(x+y)+z=x+(y+z)$ \item És commutativa:$\qquad x+y=y+x$ \item Té element neutre:$\qquad\exists 0\in\K : 0+x=x+0=x$ ...
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Beamer - list items replace one another

In a certain frame, I would like to have a picture at the bottom of the frame and several list items that describe it. So my plan is to divide the frame vertically, put the picture at bottom and the ...
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How do I make a list of items in Latex using recursion

I was trying to use recursion in LaTeX to create a list of items. I don't have much experience with LaTeX so kindly explain any uncommon commands used. Here's my code for the same. \makeatletter ...
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Lyx itemize returning to last number

I would like to have the following output: Text (a) Text Text Text That is, after a subitem, I want to return to the last number without creating a new one. Is there any way to do this without ...
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Variable itemize indentation on Beamer slides

I'm not sure if what I want is possible at all, but asking doesn't hurt... I've adjusted the itemize environment so that the item text is aligned with the text outside the environment. This might ...
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Positioning of tcolorbox in list environment

For emphasis some key features in my texts I use tcolorbox, which is pushed to the outside border. in normal text this work fine but in itemize environment it is pushed more outside then I desire. ...
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I get dashes instead of bullets in \itemize

When I use \begin{itemize} ... \end{itemize}, the items are displayed as dashes. But I want them to be displayed by bullets. Those are my headers: \documentclass[11pt]{llncs} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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How to get larger item symbols for some lists in a Beamer presentation?

I am writing a Beamer presentation that mixes normal-size font for some slides, and large-size font for other slides. When I use the itemize environment with a large font, the item symbol (a small ...
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How to indent a new paragraph within items?

I'm using: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item something something else \item something something else \end{enumerate} \end{document} And I get: 1) ...
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Default parameter values

What are the default values for the itemize environment (\itemsep, \labelsep, \labelwidth, etc.)? The below is an example of what I have so far: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Same indentation of itemize and itemize in columns

How can I get the indentation to be the same for normal itemize and itemize in columns? Like in the example code below, the itemize in a column is less indented. \documentclass{beamer} ...