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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} \begin{...
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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} \begin{...
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Is there a way to get rid of my \vspace{} hack?

I am creating my CV in TeX from scratch and I have come across multiple invisible lines that make my formatting inconsistent. I have this command to make a bulleted list from delimited elements: \...
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itemize inside an equation

I am trying to use itemize inside an equation, but I am getting a bunch of errors \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \...
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Itemize environment within a tabular environment

I've got the following code: \begin{tabular}{r|l} {Column 1 content}&{\begin{itemize} \item Column 2 content \end{itemize}} \end{tabular} But for some reason, the editor I'm ...
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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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Change color of itemize in beamer alertblock

How can I change the color of bullets in an itemize list within an alertblock in beamer? I use \setbeamercolor{itemize item}{<color>} to set the color of the bullets throughout the ...
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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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Is it possible to scan until the end of the current `\item`

I do a lot of itemize lists in beamer presentation which, in a later step, I want to format nicely, for instance, typeset everything up to the first colon in boldface and the remaining part scriptsize ...
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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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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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Color Itemize inside tabular or minipage

What I'm trying to do is actually introducing a column in a beamer mode the as the second one next to it is in grey (transparent effect). But it will color only what is before the itemize. Suggestions?...
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Simple way of drawing a filled arrow/triangle for use as item bullet

I'd like to draw a filled arrow and use it as an item bullet in beamer. I already managed to draw the line with \rule[0.5ex]{0.6ex}{0.6ex} but I can't create the arrowhead. I though about using ...
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Nested indentation with xparse

this is my first question, so any help is appreciated. I want to achieve an indentation effect as shown in the image: Which can be obtained as follows: \begin{itemize} \item $a$ \begin{...
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Agenda management

i have only been using latex for about half a year, and do a lot of agendas for meetings and i when i do so i but bullets in, as i am typing in bullets i remember why they are on the agenda and want ...
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All lines itemized when mark is active

In AUCTeX I would like the behaviour of LaTeX-environment and/or LaTeX-insert-item to create multiple items for every line when called with mark active.
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itemize, mbox and unwanted line break

I have a slide in the beamer package with an itemize environment where some items slightly are too wide to fit in one line (according to LaTeX' automatic line break system). This is the code: \...
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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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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 for ...
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Uncovering items with changing bullet color

In this case consecutive items get covered. How could I change this behaviour so that all items would be black and only bullets would get different colours? \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamercovered{...
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\overprint inside \itemize problem — shaky frames

I'm having troubles with a presentation. I want to create something like this \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{ulem} % To strikeout text \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \onslide<...
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Why can't I use \pi or \equiv in a list?

The problem comes when I try to use a '\' inside an item tag. In my code: \begin{itemize} \item \pi\textsubscript{k} \item f\textsubscript{k}(x) \equiv .... \end{itemize} both \pi and ...
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Asking a tikz picture to render at a specific relative location and to not take any space

I was wondering if there is a way to get the following behavior using TikZ (overlaying text with at a location relative to the anchor point in the text) The code would look like this: Here is a ...
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Underlining an item

Is there a way to allow a new item inside an underline command? In my real work, I have a custom command generating the "item" with its text, so moving the \underline to the other side of the \item ...
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Want to build a table like that

I want to make a table like this, but I'm still having some problems: can't put the text in center of the box can't \flushleft the table title can't itemize in the table Help me! Here is my ...
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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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Itemize equation with bullets

I am trying to place an equation ''inside'' itemize environment. Basically I would like to avoid using \begin{cases} and just represent the equation by using itemize (one bullet for each case) ...
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I want to make a list of items and sub-items with the first item number of my choice

While writing a list, how can I get the following as output: N.1 String 1 N.2 String 2 N.3 String 3 N.3.1 String a N.3.2 String b etc. Here N is the number of my choice.
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Change the color of a single itemize item — command to do that?

My question concerns itemize items in Beamer slides. I want to obtain the following slide: This has been produced by the code: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Title} \begin{...
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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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How can I caption an enumerated list?

When I have a list such as \begin{enumerate} % List contents here... \end{enumerate} Or \begin{itemize} % List contents here... \end{itemize} How can I caption it, eg. as "List 1.1"? I could put ...
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Cleanest way to make itemize ragged right?

I want to make my itemize text ragged right. Is there a cleaner way than to redefine the \@item[#1]{...} from latex.ltx? This is what I have done now: \def\@item[#1]{% \if@noparitem ... \everypar{...
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itemize environment with a bracket

I want to enclose an itemize environment with a bracket inside an itemize environment. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{pifont} \begin{document} \begin{itemize}[...
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Vertical alignment of itemize in tabular

Creating beamer presentations I want to display an itemize environment in the second column of a tabular. My aim is to have the first item on the same baseline as the content in the first column. My ...
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Simplify itemize commands typesetting

If your document use itemize a lot of time, you are likely to get fed up putting \begin{}...\end{}. Is there any better way to do this? Something like a org mode of emacs use or lyx use?
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Change color of bullets within an ExampleBlock

I have redefined the color of my exampleblocks using the following code" \definecolor{trueblue}{RGB}{0, 115, 197} \setbeamercolor*{block title example}{bg=trueblue} However, the bullets within the ...
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Intercalate pictures and items in beamer presentations

I'm preparing a presentation in which I'd like to have pictures in a new slide between \items. The final result should look like: Slide 1: I want to discuss: 1) Cars Slide 2: [Picture of a car] ...
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“itemize” or “enumerate” IN section headings

Is it possible to use lists WITHIN section headings, subsection headings, etc.? I wanted to do so like \documentclass[11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{enumerate} %... \begin{document} \section{My three ...
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Using Beamer bullets in poster

I am creating a LaTeX poster with the Baposter template, and would like to use the Beamer 3D bullet as my itemize bullet, like the one shown below: Is there any way to achieve that?
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Itemize left margin

I'm using itemize with the option [leftmargin=5.5mm] How can I extend this option to all itemizes in the whole document? I'm on \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,book,twoside] Thanks!
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Aligning bullet and text in itemize

I want to make the bullets in itemize to align at 0 mm (no indent). Using the enumitem package, this can be done by specifying the option [leftmargin=*]. At the same time, I would like the texts to ...
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Table-type bullets

How does one organize bullets in an array instead of just as a list? For example, regular bullets would look like so: roses are red violets are blue I lost the game so did you What I am hoping ...
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Nested itemize in beamer while only first layer bullet-points appear one-by-one

I have two nested lists in a beamer presentation,i.e \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<+->] \item a \begin{itemize} \item 1 \item 2 \end{itemize} \item b \...
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How to modify the code `legal` in order to add some more lines to the items

Hi I want to add some lines in this code in order to have something like this: First item ------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------...
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How to have an itemized list in beamer conditionally appear

I would like to have an itemized list of points with follow-up points appearing once I am taking about that item. My guess is that this is going to need something like a pause, overlay, or the \only ...
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How to left align text in two column itemize

When I use following MWE for getting itemized text in two columns, the item in the list sometimes take a "justified" formatting and thus there is significant space in between two words. This produces ...
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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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Box around several but different items in an itemize environment

I am trying to highlight, at the end of my slide, several items in a list with a box in something similar as in the method shown in Box around a few items in an itemize environment. The difference ...
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How to number equations with a list environment

Hi I wish to number equations with a list environment \begin{itemize} \item Lol \begin{equation} y_t=h_t(\hat{x}_{t|t-1}) \end{equation} \end{itemize} I want y_t=h_t(\hat{x}_{t|t-1}) in the same ...
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Remove top and bottom margin in tabular (around lists)

If I create a table with several (short) lists, currently I'm using a table construction with enumitem to (almost) remove the left margin. Now I still have a rather large margin at the top and the ...