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Underbraces with text inside a list

I am using uderbraces to annotate text. When I want to have an itemized list though, the bits of text involving underbraces are awkwardly indented w/r/t the bullet point. Is there a way to have it be ...
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How can I define bullet style for itemize with french option babel?

I would like to use itemize environment with the bullet style before each item. I found out that the french option with the babel package seems to define the dash style for the itemize environment. It ...
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Beamer keeping line position constant on itemize

I want to have a slide in beamer with itemize exposing new line on each click while at the bottom part of the slide there are some equations. This is my attempt \begin{frame} ...
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Alphabetically display the items in itemize

I am wondering whether it is possible to display the items alphabetically regardless of the order we type on the backend? For example I am using itemize as follows: \begin{itemize} \item ...
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Tabstop and line wrap inside itemize

What I am trying to achieve: some list: - some text - Def.: Some long text which should both automatically wrap to a new line and be tabbed as displayed here. - some sublist * with the ...
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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. ...
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Itemize in tabular [duplicate]

I really don't get it. I've made e.th. in theory and still it says that I've probably missed "}" somewhere. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{bpchem} ...
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Change bullet point symbol without changing \item [closed]

I have the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pifont} \begin {document} \frame{ \frametitle{Test} \begin{itemize} \item test \item test \end{itemize} } \end{document} ...
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I don't know what is wrong: cases and itemize

I don't know what is wrong, because I can see the output but it is compiling with error. \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item \begin{tabular}{cc} ...
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Define a custom command to wrap easylist

I've installed the easylist package and am using it just fine. I've tried to create a custom command to shorten my typing as I've done before with the regular \begin{itemize}. My regular one that ...
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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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Including wraptable in itemize list

Attempting to use wraptable/wrapfigure from within a bulleted list results in the table going below the list, and not within the list itself. The text in the bulleted list should be paragraph-sized, ...
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how to tag an equation within an itemize - using amsart

I'm doing the following thing \documentclass[leqno]{amsart} \begin{document} Example. \begin{itemize} \item Such and so \item the following holds \begin{align} x - 2 \end{align} ...
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How to correctly shrink the bullets of itemize

How can I shrink the bullets of itemize without change its positioning and the centering versus the items? My code below show that behaviour in fact the two item underneath have a bullet shifted down ...
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emacs+auctex: prevent region filling when inserting itemize

When inserting an itemize environment around some text (using C-c C-e) AucTeX insists on doing paragraph-filling on said text, which messes up my layout. Is there a simple way to prevent that ? ...
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Empty List Environment

I created commands for resume fields. This is a simplified example of the desired outcome: Currently, I have to create two separate commands to do this, one with \begin{itemize} and the other ...
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Full Customize of Itemize and Enumerate

Suppose, it's necessary to change the most of itemize or enumerate parameters globally (it's not elegant to change the parameters inside every itemize or enumerate environment). If to write something ...
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Multiple Images in one frame Beamer

I have to do a presentation for an interview and I want to show in a slide in which there is a list of items after an item a sequence of 3 images that appear one over the previous in a specific ...
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Display the definition of each items in beamer one by one using onslide or any method

I have three items in a slide and there is one block where I would like to show the definition of each items. On each click or button press I want to change the item name and the corresponding ...
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itemize: How to change horizontal spacing to subitems in beamer

Bugged me for some time: how to change the space pointed out below? * abc * cde > fgh ^^^^ this
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How do I remove white space above itemize command in beamer using enumitem

I am new to \LaTeX. I am trying to use solution give on How to remove the whitespace BEFORE itemize/enumerate? to remove vertical space before itemize environment using enumitem and beamer. But I ...
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How to use a ballot character instead of a bullet? [duplicate]

I want to use the ballot box character instead of a bullet in an itemize environment. How many wives did Henry VIII had? ☐ 3 ☐ 6 ☐ 8
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How do I set itemize options in the theme (style) file

I have had a look at this thread here but that did not help me solve my problem. This post suggests defining another environment so that nothing breaks, but since I am using a style file, it is not ...
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Itemize inside longtable

I have the following (Non-working) example. \renewcommand*{\arraystretch}{1.8} \begin{longtable}{lcl} \caption{Summary of proven determinants for falling}\\ \toprule ...
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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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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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Customised format floating itemized list

I'd like to add floating itemized lists in a format illustrated below: More specifically, I would like The title above rather than below the float, with bold font for title and horizontal line ...
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How to change list options during a loop?

I currently have a beamer presentation, which, using the forloop package, looks basically like this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{forloop} \begin{document} \newcounter{ctr} \newcounter{gulp} ...
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Automatically start a new line at the beginning of a proof environment?

I use amsmath to provide the proof environment. However, if a itemize (or tikzpicture) environment immediately follows the proof environment, xelatex will produce a messy result: \begin{proof} ...
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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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Globally setting the separation length for _subitems_ in Beamer

How can I globally change the item separation length for subitems in Beamer? I need a command such as the below, only working. \setbeamertemplate{itemize/enumerate subbody begin}{\normalsize ...
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Tabular and itemize

I'm having a big problem...I am trying to make a nice table which in the left side has just text and in the right part it may contain some itemized elements. This is how i'm doing it: ...
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Test for empty possibly itemized argument in tabu

For some reason, I can't test if #2 is empty in the following tabu use case. An Incomplete \ifx; all text was ignored after line 14 is thrown executing the following code. ...
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Text wrapping in checklist items

I am having some difficulty with text wrapping for items in a checklist I'm writing. Here is an image that illustrates the difficulty (see the second last checklist item): Would you have any ...
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How to make columns in itemize?

I want to put two/three columns of short formulas under one item in itemize. Like this: Item name % and now here come two columns under this item formula 1 formula 2 formula 3 ...
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How to change the default marker of itemize environment globally [duplicate]

I was wondering how can I set globally itemize lists to use dashes instead of bullets using the memoir class. Right now I have to always do: \begin{itemize}[-] ... \end{itemize}
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Uncover items piecewise

I would like to uncover items piecewise, but have two items appear at the same time. I use the beameruserguide page 215 to do so as \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \frame{ ...
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Can \items be made indented all the way down?

Can \items be made indented all the way down? Using the standard itemize environmnet, and a \hspace the first line gets indented. However, if the bullet point is on more than one line, it looks a bit ...
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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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Using \item within \newcommand

I tried defining a new command \Quest as follows but the error Lonely \item--perhaps a missing list environment appears. \def\solnversion{0} %%set this to 1 to get solutions ...
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Spacing problem while using itemize in minipage

I am using itemize in minipage and observe unexpected spacing among items. \documentclass[11pt,table,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[framemethod=TikZ]{mdframed} \usepackage[top=.5cm, bottom=2cm, ...
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Different colours for the bullets in itemize environment

In the following list, the colour of the bullet will be fixed: \begin{itemize} \item Good point 1 \item Good point 2 \item Poor statement 1 \item Poor Statement 2 \end{itemize} Is there anyway to ...
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Is it possible to get the current item number and perform arithmetic on it in enumerate environment?

That is, suppose that I am at item n and I want to make a reference to item n - 3 without explicitly specifying it.
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Vertically aligning list bullet when using \infer

I have a list where one of the list items is an \infer{...}{...} command. In this case, the list bullet is not vertically centered with the item, as you can see in the picture: How can I move the ...
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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} ...
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How to control spacing in end of itemize?

This refers to my previous question How to reduce space in begining but not in end of itemize Now I need to control spacing in the last of itemize like I could control in the beginning as suggested ...
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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} ...
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Minimal syntax alternative to enumerate environment [duplicate]

Is there an alternative to the enumerate environment in LaTeX where I can define a nested list with a minimal syntax like that of Markdown or something similar, e.g.: \begin{minimallist} - Fruit ...
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Sorting a list based on the length of each entry

Is there a way to sort an itemized list based on the length of each item? Something like \begin{Itemize} \item a \item aaaaaa \item aaaa \item aaa \item aaaaa \item aa \end{Itemize} which results ...
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Two-column itemization with title in each column

I'd like to make a two-column list with some kind of titles, with "normal" text before and after. I tried it with the package "multicol" an with "minipage", neiter turned out well. Since the problem ...