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Change bullet type for each level of Outline Environment

I love using the outline environment (outlines package) for taking notes in class. \1 uses a standard bullet, \2 uses a dash. I wanted to make \3 a bullet and \4 a dash as well. How would I go about ...
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Specific bullet list

I'm looking to create a bullet list as follows: (a) first item (b) second item (c) etc. I've tried to google it and found the following code: \begin{enumerate}[(a)]%for small alpha-characters ...
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Linebreak at itemize

My MWE is the following: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[about] Foo\\ Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur, adipisci velit \item[about] sort rules(...) ...
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description environment with italic, non bold labels, bullets and normal font in the description

I think I am lost in something very easy with the enumitem package. I would like a description environment where the label is in italics and the description in normal text. I tried this ...
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How can I automate this item overlay (in beamer)?

For a presentation, I would like to reveal several items in a list in succession. Right now, the code is as follows; the corresponding (and desired) output is shown at the bottom of my post. ...
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set character/symbol from a particular font instead of bullet in beamer

I am using fontspec and beamer and would like to change the bullet symbol of "itemize" to a given character. I have tried \setbeamertemplate{itemize item}[] Before and after \begin{document}, ...
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Aligning \item dots partially in minipage

As you can see on my added image, I have added the first \item in a minipage together with a figure which results in the "item dot" is a little more centred then the two other "item dots". I have ...
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Select specific items located outside a main file

I have a data base of questions (simply individual .tex-files) and include some of them in a main file with the help of simple \input commands, in order to create an exercise. Some of those question ...
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How to change the color of itemized text using `\color<>[]{}` in Beamer?

I want to change the item text color in Beamer. I checked the Beamer User Guide and found the \color<>[]{} command in page 80. \color<2-3>[rgb]{1,0,0} This text is red on slides 2 and 3, ...
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Can I make an environment that defaults to include \item\relax tags in front of paragraphs?

This certainly sounds lazy, but my use case is designing a crude template for power point presenters to use in converting their content to a company's specific presentation standard, without their ...
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Beamer customization - itemize not changing color

I am trying to recreate this presentation in beamer. I finally made a proper header, but for some reason my {itemize items} won't change color. Here is a code sample %&latex ...
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How to start itemize on same line as text?

I've created a new environment called 'Example' like this: \newenvironment{example} {\textbf{Example:} \begin{itemize}} {\end{itemize}} The environment works fine, but the items are ...
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Custom alignment of text in itemized environment

I want to describe the variables involved in an equation in an itemized environment such that every item begins with the variable name and subsequently comes the description for it. I'd like to have ...
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Changing the itemize label causes an error

I need to change the itemize symbols. Firstly I tried this: \renewcommand{\labelitemi}{\cdot} which led to an error: "! Missing $ inserted". Then I tried this one: ...
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Draft mode breaking with listings in sublists

%sublisting.tex \documentclass[draft]{beamer} \usepackage{listings} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks] \begin{itemize} \item Here follows the source code of this document. ...
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How to redefine itemize for Beamer moderntimeline slide

I am preparing a slide for my PhD defense with a list of research stays with some tasks and publications. My question is how to modify the itemize environment to act like in a article template so that ...
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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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Sublist without bullets

I know that I can suppress indentation bullets using \item[], but nonetheless, the vertical space taken up by the bullet still stays empty. I thought of using a custom list environment, but this did ...
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Paralist with alwaysadjust

I want to align elements in an itemization list such that no item label uses part of the page margin. I am using the paralist package for this. However, the item indentation is not right in all cases: ...
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Too deeply nested error with beamer

in this code I get a too deeply nested error I used this command \usepackage[loadonly]{enumitem} to fix error,but all items become on the same level. Any help please? ...
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Change the bullet of each \item

Sorry, may be the title is not clear. In fact, I need to make a list of advantages and disadvantages and I want to note the advantages as + and disadvantages as -. How can I change the full circle of ...
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How can I change the item body in beamer LaTeX

In the following code, I want to show item 5 in place of item 1. How I can fix that, or is it possible to change the name of an item? For example, in this case, the item point1 will be point5 in slide ...
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how can I extend the width of item?

Please see the picture first. I want to keep the first width of item rectangle, meanwhile extend the second item rectangle, make it longer. I mean that I'd like to let the leftmargin & ...
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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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Problem with itemisation

\subsection{IDENTITY :} \begin{itemize} \item Left Identity $:$ e_{l} $ \star $ a $=$ a \item Right Identity $:$ a $\star $ e_{r} $=$ a \end{itemize} i am not getting alphabet 'a' in the second ...
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How to place the item bullet at the top of a multiline item?

I have the following LaTeX code: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \newcommand{\A}{\begin{bmatrix} 1 & 0 \\ 0 & 1\end{bmatrix}} \newcommand{\B}{\begin{bmatrix} ...
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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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Missing bullet when itemize \item content is empty and buried within a group

When writing my question about various approaches to creating loops, I stumbled across the following anomaly \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgffor} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \foreach \x ...
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Tranparent items (not visible!) on a beamer presentation, inside a column and with overlays

My purpose is to make a frame with 2 columns: on the left, a series of items, and on the right, figures (with one exception). The items are meant to appear one at a time, with different figures (or ...
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Spaces with list environments in beamer class

In some slides I am writing with the beamer class, I want to eliminate the additional horizontal and vertical spaces that appears in list environments like itemize and enumerate, so that the ...
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Why are subitems in beamer columns spaced wider?

As seen in the picture, the sub-sub-items within the column are vertically spaced significantly wider than their counterparts outside any column. As I replaced the bullet points with depth numbers ...
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Columns in sublists

Long lists of short bullet points look better when put besides using multiple columns. With top-level itemizations, this works easily with the environment columns. But when I try to use it inside a ...
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Handling margins and indent in itemize

I have looked around the site for a while and haven't found a specific answer about this particular problem: I am typing up a paper and was asked to separate different sections with headings. I would ...
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How to remove indent from list in table?

I've table with list as mentioned below: \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|p{2cm}|p{3cm}|p{3cm}|p{3cm}|p{3cm}|} \hline \textbf{Attribute} & \textbf{P1} & \textbf{P2} & \textbf{P3} & ...
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How to insert list inside table column? [duplicate]

I want to draw table mentioned below using LaTeX. If I insert list inside a column, using itemize it's giving an error. \begin{itemize} \item One. \item Two. \end{itemize}
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Write a line without listing inside a list [duplicate]

How can I write a line without listing inside a list like below
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Store and reuse distance between items

I am creating a table in which I have cells containing itemize environments. For a given row I have either zero or two cells containing this environment and working together. However the text for the ...
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itemize doesn't work in IPE

I want to use itemized lists in IPE. Everytime when I try to do this I get following error: Assertion failed on line #511 (ipegeo.cpp): 't != 0' Aborted (core dumped) I've read that itemize ...
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\newcommand with optional multi-line argument and implicit itemize environment

While drafting a text, I want to subdivide and group text pieces and keywords to easily reorder them throughout the document. Examples for such a group of text pieces would be: Example 1): Two ...
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enumeration in enumeration

Using the hints in this post: Defining a command that accepts multiple but non-determined in total number of parameters, I have a new description defined. The issue is that when I add enumeration ...
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What is the proper way to ensure/avoid non-break with item and subitem?

This is a rather basic question, but I wanted to know what the proper bracketing is or options to protect page breaks between items in 'itemize'. That is, items can be broken across pages but not ...
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How to insert a listing inside a definition in LyX [duplicate]

My problem is that when I want to insert a list after having inserted a definition, LyX seems to end the \begin{defn} block and start the \begin{itemize} block. What I want is to have the ...
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Align to the Right - Itemized Items

I am using the following template for a document. The only problem I have is the last digit of the number "1900" does not line up with the "s" in the word "apples" on the right side of the file ...
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Align points with text vertically

I have the following code: \begin{itemize} \item SPOJ - everyone loves SPOJ\\ - I love SPOJ \end{itemize} And what I'd like to do is display the two hyphens at the same position. ...
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No indentation for non-item within itemize

When using itemize list, I would like to include text which is not part of the bullet points. Is it possible not to indent it the way items are indented? \begin{itemize} \item One Subsequently, we ...
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beamer block inside an itemize environment with overlays

I have a frame like this, there is a block inside the itemize environment, and there is an overlay : \begin{frame} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \frametitle{Comparing two Gaussian means: ...
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How to add and subtract numbers and indexes for automatically counting list items?

What is the easy way of adding and subtracting numbers so that the number of list items can be counted? For example, the following list contains three items \begin{enumerate} \setcounter{enumi}{5} ...
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How to prevent page breaks from appearing at the point where a sub-itemized list begin in ConTeXt?

I have a lengthy document containing lots of itemized lists, in two levels. It is like this, but often much longer: \startitemize[r] \item This is a statement. \startitemize[n] ...
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How to place an “Ex.” item at the beginning of an itemized list in ConTeXt?

I created a macro which displays an list of numbers, where readers can write in their answers to a question. \def\answers{ \startitemize[n] \docursive{3}{\item} \stopitemize } In ...
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Nested itemize environment affects vertical spacing of parent itemize environment

I have two itemize environments, one is nested in the other. Somehow the nested itemize environment affects the vertical spacing of the adjacent item of the parent itemize environment. As you can see ...