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command \equal{#1}{} produces error if compactitem is in argument

I want to check if a variable is empty or not in a custom command. This works well, as long as it contains "normal text" but as soon as there is an itemize environment, I get an error message: ...
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Custom itemize environment which takes color as argument

Using beamer, I would like to change the color of the itemize bullet according to a passed argument, something like \begin{myitemize} \item[red] no \item[green] yes \end{myitemize} Is ...
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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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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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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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Newline between beamerboxesrounded and itemize

In Beamer class, I try to put an itemize within beamerboxesrounded. Now when I try: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{beamerboxesrounded} % Add a ...
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Changing your bullet points in beamer block, maybe boadilla?

Can anyone give me a list of the different styles of bullets in beamer? I am looking for the command that will give me the typical 3d looking blue ball in a block I know where to input it in my ...
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Alignment of bullets within the itemize environment

I have a question regarding the alignment of bullets within the itemize example, here a short example. Basically I have an \item with an inserted table and I want the bullet to be at the top of the ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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How do I put a note after an image into an itemized environment?

Following the question How do I insert a full screen picture inside an itemized environment?, I was able to insert an image into an itemized environment. Now I would like to put comments on my slides ...
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How to put an itemize label on multiple lines?

I was wondering if it was possible nicely display a long label when using the itemize environment? e.g.: \begin{itemize} \item[long ugly displaying label] Stuff \subitem more stuff ... ...
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Change itemize symbol in a Beamer note

I'd like to change the symbols used for itemize lists inside beamer notes. Setting for example \setbeamertemplate{itemize item}[triangle] affects only my itemize lists outside of notes (besides the ...
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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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Strange error when using makebox inside a item

I would like to define a command that takes three arguments; a question number, the question text from the problem, and finally my answer. Though there are a lot of different solutions out there I am ...
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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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\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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\itemize vs. \begin{itemize} not behaving as expected

I want to write a wrapper macro for an itemize environment. I would like to use the enumitem package (though the MWE here doesn't use or need this package). The problem is the parameters that I'm ...
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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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Indenting First Paragraph in a List

I have an enumerate environment and each item contains several paragraphs. Normally, none of the paragraphs are indented, but using the enumitem package, I can set the listparindent to make all but ...
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Setting colour of beamer itemize bullet depending on alert mode

I know how to globally set the colour of beamer's itemize bullets. I've defined my own symbols for them and I'd like to colour them in \alert mode. (At the moment only the colour of the text changes, ...
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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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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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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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Beamer highlight only a part in an itemize frame

How could I highlight only certain points in itemize environment. The examples I found here shows other parts also highlighted in the next slide. What I want is a single slide with one part ...
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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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Customizing itemize inside a node in beamer

I am working with the MWE below and I am trying to do something that seems to be easy, but I cannot figure out. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Beamer blocks and itemize

I am using the beamerposter package and I have adjusted the beamerblock so that the columns line up and have correct spacing. However itemize now runs from the very edge of the block on the left to ...
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How do I fix baseline alignment of bullet-items in beamerposter?

In beamerposter, 2008/03/11. v.1.07. (the version in Tex Live 2011), itemize bullets are misaligned: \documentclass[final]{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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stack.sty and \end{environment}

I'm writing a multilevel itemize list environment to simplify the process of putting nested lists in Beamer slides, and I want it to support enumerate lists as well. The mitemize environment is ...
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Implement shortcut in LyX for Itemize environment nested under Lemma

I want to implement a shortcut in LyX that I can use to insert my own itemize environment. Well, the reason for implementing is the following: because when you want to add a itemize environment the ...
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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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Too deeply nested (itemize) [closed]

So I'm writing this summary for a lecture and I am using itemize a lot. The problem I get now is the two times the error (NB: \bi is my alias for \begin{itemize}) ! LaTeX Error: Too deeply ...
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How to create columns within an itemize environment?

I want to generate a list of the following syntax for a resume. * <Description of Activity> <empty space> <right aligned date> Currently I have been using a form such as ...
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How to use `\newline` after an item list?

Concretely, this is what I am trying to do: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item This \item That \item Where \end{itemize} %if I put \newline or \\ here it ...
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Table in itemize

Is it possible to include a table in itemize? \begin{itemize} \item item 1 \begin{tabu}[X X] \toprule 150 & 150 \\ bottomrule \end{tabu} \item item 2 \end{itemize} The alignment should be: ...
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Moderncv: bulleted list in cvitem

I am using moderncv to write my CV. Therefore, I want to use a bulleted list withing \cvitem. In principle this works, but an extra line is added so that it is not on the same height as the first ...
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How to change the list structure indentation?

In the example below, the item "Long item text" will be wrapped to the next line if it exceeds the width. But this continued second line is further indented to the same extent as "Item description" ...
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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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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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Environments with thmtools => too much space if using itemize at the end (also problem with q.e.d. symbol)

I want to use the thmtools package, because it provides some awesome features for declaring environments (proofs, theorems, examples etc.) And I especially like the "qed" feature which places some ...
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beamer: how to increase space between bullet and text in itemize environment?

I am using \documentclass[final, hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}, xcolor=svgnames, mathserif]{beamer} and \usepackage[orientation=portrait,size=a0,scale=1.4,debug]{beamerposter} In an itemize ...
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Beamer itemize doesn't work

I have a document \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[L7x]{fontenc} \usepackage[lithuanian]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \frame{ ...
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Why won't ball show up? \ball is undefined control sequence

%A.DOCUMENTCLASSes. %The document class produces a style for the document. %Most papers work fine with the next one. %For letter style see the letter document on the website. % For presentations, see ...
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Why does LaTeX tell me that a { is missing?

Whenever I compile my document including the following code, it produces satisfactory output on the pdf, but gives me an error: 43 Missing { inserted. <to be read again> ...
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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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TikZ: Flow Chart

Kindly help this messy tikz flow chart. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows} \tikzstyle{block} = [rectangle, draw, text width=10em, text ...