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Remove space around bullet points in itemized or enumerated list

How can I reduce the amount of space around items in an itemized or enumerated list? I would like to reduce the vertical space between items, the space to the left of the bullet, and the space ...
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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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beamer, how to explicitly call the “normal itemize icon”

I want to have beamer slides where the change between one slide and the next is that the standard itemize symbol is replaced by a tick or a cross. My first attempt: \begin{itemize} ...
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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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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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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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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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Figure with caption within an itemize list not indenting correctly

I'm trying to put an image with a caption on it within an itemize environment (within another itemize environment). When I had the image with no caption, simply using \includegraphics, it indented to ...
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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 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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Is it possible to use the enumerate/itemize environment within the proof/remark environment in a nice way?

I wish to use the enumerate/itemize environment within the proof/remark environment, but when I do this the first number/bullet-point is on the same line as the word 'Remark'/'Proof' indented to the ...
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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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Itemize with a dash “-” intstead of a bullet

If I use \begin{itemize} \item asdasd \item dsfsdf \end{itemize} the items are with a bullet, but how can I itemize these two with a "-" (a dash / a hyphen / a small line)?
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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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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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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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Add bullet points to description lists

I'd like to add a bullet point to description lists. \begin{description} \item[Term] Description \end{description} Basically what I want looks like the following, when rendered: \begin{itemize} ...
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How to reduce space in begining but not in end of itemize

This refers to my question. How to reduce space in begining of itemize? [topsep=0] also reduces space between the itemize and text below to itemlist. I just want to reduce space in the begining not ...
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Itemize - set default option

I have plenty of lists, all with the [noitemsep] option: \begin{itemize}[noitemsep] \item foo \item bar \end{itemize} Is it possible, to setup itemize to use this option by default? Or do I ...
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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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Making text in {braces} of an \item appear bold

Is it possible to redefine \item to have the text in braces appear bold? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item{Paper}: a white substance used for writing symbols. ...
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Count and use the number of items in advance

When writing LaTeX code, I often successively make changes like adding or removing items. I'd like to have TeX count and update the number of items in the list automatically, as in There are ...
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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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make transition effect in beamer

i have \begin{itemize} \item ... \item ... ... \end{itemize} I want to insert some transition effect to moving between item , any idea?
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Cannot achieve nice spacing in list items in beamer

I am trying to achieve the best spacing between items in a beamer presentation. I am using \documentclass[slidestop,compress,mathserif,12pt,xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \graphicspath{{images/}} ...
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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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Beamer: handouts and itemize not working as expected [closed]

I am trying to create handouts with beamer (it is the first time I am using it). As you can see from the minimal code below, I am passing handouts as an option. I would expect that overlays be ...
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How to reduce space in begining of itemize?

I am writing one list after one text? Following is list items: 1. Pen 2. Hen 3. Ten I need to reduce spacing between text (Following is list items:) and begining of list(Pen). How can i ...
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Beamer inline itemize and enumeration

My goal is to produce inline lists (itemize and enumerate) in combination with the beamer document class. The symbols of these lists should use the same symbols as their non-inline counterparts to ...
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labels for itemize in proposition

I have a Proposition which consists of an itemize with three claims, i.e. \begin{prop} \begin{itemize} \item[(i)] ... \item[(ii)] ... \item[(iii)] ... \end{itemize} \end{prop} I wish to insert ...
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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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settototalheight issue with empty lines

I am using \settototalheight to calculate the height of the text in order to use needspace correctly. This is the code i am using : \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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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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Bullet and number indenting in list

I would like to make a custom indenting for lists: Bullet or number is indented 1.2 cm from the left margin Text (all lines) is indented 1.8 cm from the left margin I am trying to use the enumitem ...
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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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Is there a better formatting option for an alternated enumerated/itemized list?

I'm making a questions/answers page where answer follows the question. The questions are enumerated while the answers are not. Questions are using one color while answers using another one. In order ...
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Possible to create bullets for \subitems using \itemize without a nested list?

I have made a list of questions and subquestions using nested \itemize commands, like this: \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage[british]{babel} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} ...
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Adjust vertical space before enumerated list in Beamer

In Beamer, I can easily set the desired vertical space between items in an enumerated list with itemsep. But how do I set the vertical space between the line that introduces the enumerated list and ...
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itemize without line feed

When I write a document with \usepackage[french]{babel} my \begin{itemize} \end{itemize} list begin with '-' before each item and no extra line feed before each item. But when I don't use this package ...