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Using enumerate with no indent

I have a enumerated list that start on the left of the text margin. How can I remove this so the word "Step 1" start on the same left margin like the rest of the document? \documentclass[paper=a4, ...
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Table with list

How would you make this kind of table? How can you line the numbers with each item in the list? I'm trying to use \multirow{17}{*} for the list, but it doesn't seem to work. This is the source ...
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How to Use Fillable Checkboxes from Hyperref with Lists

I would like to create a fillable PDF form with a list of items that each have a checkbox to its left. It would look similar to this: \documentclass[11pt, letterpaper]{article} ...
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Setstretch for a table

I am trying to put a list inside a table, using paragraph mode, but the space between the items is too wide, so I was thinking about using the setstretch{} command. Do you know how can I set it in the ...
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Show only top-level bullet points of list as an overview

I have a list that looks like this: Overview of item 1 Part 1 of more in depth description of item 1 Part 2 of more in depth description of item 1 Part 3 of more in depth description of item 1 ...
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References to figures has bad hyperlinks

In my LaTeX document I have some figures. They are automatically numbered using the chapters they are within, for example. Fig 1.1, Fig 2.3 etc. I am using mwart document class. My problem is that the ...
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Related enumeration inside another enumerate environment

How may I have a enumeration using the enumerate environment from which the inner environment counter relates to the item number which is already there for a previous environment? Using an [already ...
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Line spanning across page inside list [duplicate]

I need a horizontal line to span across the page, up to the right margin (where the text would end). This works: \rule{\hsize}{0.4pt} But, when inside a list, the line goes over the margin because ...
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Enumerate starting at equation number

The following MWE contains proofs of equations numbered (2) through (4). I structure the proofs using an enumerate environment, so that the proof of equation (2) is labeled with 2., the proof of (3) ...
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Enumerated list with headings / titles

I need an enumerated list that has titles like the description environment. I'v looked at the enumitem package but I'm not sure if / how I can use it for the desired effect. I want the list to look ...
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Automatically setting the label width in a description environment, for each page

There are a couple of questions asking for a description environment where the width of the label-portion is the width of the widest label: Label: Text text text text text text ...
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Set math mode as default for each item in list

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item $x + y = z$ \item $e^{i\pi} + 1 = 0$ \end{enumerate} \end{document} I have a long list in which 95% of the entries are to be ...
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Inverting a boolean to create a list of alternate items

Does anyone know how to invert a boolean in LaTeX? It looks like once you are inside a logical test, resetting the logical value has no effect. Using the etoolbox package, I tried \foreach \n in ...
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Should \minipage restore the default definition of \@par?

I came across the issue hinted at in the title while I was reflecting on this question (“Irregular spacing around a user-defined environment”) and its answer. The \@endparenv command is called by ...
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My Abbreviation list is gone?

My MikTeX version is: 2.9 My TeXnicCenter version is: 2.02 My document is generated, everything is in their, content, references, but not my abbreviation list, though it did it yesterday and the name ...
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Alignment in custom description environment

I have to list the hardware of a computer, and I'd like to use the description environment from the enumitem package. I have several problems of alignment as you can see on the picture. I want the ...
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enumeration, full stop and \ref-\label formulations

I have a question regarding enumeration. I am busy setting exams in LaTeX and using the enumitem package. I would like the questions be numbered as follows with a fullstop after the number (because ...
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Easylist inside ntheorem

I want to use easylist inside a ntheorem environment. But it doesn't indent nested lists. Cropped PDF: Minimal example: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Insert Unicode private char

How I type the unicode char  in latex?
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Removing a line break following \item before \begin{align*} [duplicate]

I'm trying to remove the line break that occurs when trying to start an equation within a list. This is what I'm trying to do, and the output that occurs: ... \item \begin{align*} ...
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Continue list environment using normal list coding

I am using normal list coding in tablenotes environment. MWE: \documentclass{article} \makeatletter \def\TNmakelabel#1{% \gdef\@tempa{#1}% \ifx\@tempa\@empty% \else% ...
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Enumerate List with Different Base number

Some old tests around here had questions that consisted in analyzing several items (each with a different number associated with it) and adding up the numbers of all the correct ones. To avoid having ...
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Writing results of some code

I am doing some homework on Newton's method and would like to display results after five (or so) iterations. I was hoping for something along the lines of > 0.001 > 0.011 > 0.111 > 0.111 ...
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How to use aligment in a list?

At the moment: What I want: Here is the code: \begin{enumerate}[(a)] \item $3,6,9,12, \dots$ \item $3,5,7,9,11, \dots$ \item $2,3,5,7,11,13, \dots$ \item ...
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Vertical spacing in list — latex3 syntax

Consecutively to this question, I need to add something after the inclusion of on itemed file to be sure that what comes next begins on a nexwline. I don't want skip blanck line in the source I'd like ...
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List and minipage indent problem

Some times I need to enclose a list of questions in a minipage to put a picture on the right. When the minipage starts with a list there is an indent problem, when there is somme text before it works ...
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Enumerate with prime numbers

I was making a numbered list in LaTeX, but I was wondering whether I could make the numbers of the list prime numbers. So I'd like something like: 2. List item 3. List item 5. List item 7. List item ...
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How I do I make enumerated lists in columns (see image)

How I do I make lists like the image below? Is there a package that will do something like this automatically? Something where I can specify the number of columns and it will space items ...
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What is a better way to link questions and answers on a problem sheet?

I write many problem sheets. The basic structure is thus: \section{Questions} \begin{enumerate} \item Question 1 \item Question 2 \item Question 3 \end{enumerate} ...
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Add items to List of Figs

In my thesis, two of my chapters are published articles and I've simply included them by inserting the pdf versions. So, for those two chapters, the figures don't appear on the list of figures ...
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Description with labels at the margin

I am working on a "book" class, which means that the margins are on the right for odd pages and on the left for even pages. My goal would be to write a description list in which the labels are ...
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Issue with natural indentions for enumerate

Following this post, I have attempted to remove the natural indent for enumerate/itemize. To my dismay, it's not entirely removing the indent. How do I fix this? The following is a minimal working ...
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Checkboxes in front of labels

How do I create a checkbox in front of the label in an enumerate environment. I don't want to change the label to a checkbox, but want a checkbox in front of the label. So for example. Answer the ...
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Check if list item is emtpy

I need to detect the presence of an empty item to shift the next one, as in the following example. I don't kwnow what's the best way to do this with luatex. Thanks for nany help about this. ...
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Referencing a custom labeled item in enumitem inline list

I'd like to have a list where most items use the standard labels but one or two have custom labels. I'd like to be able to reference each item and have its label show up. I use enumitem, and this ...
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Avoid empty line after quote environment when last element in footnote

Is there any way to redefined the quote environment (or the list environment in general) so that it does not issue an empty new line. I need to have block quotes in footnotes and the extra empty line ...
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Own Chapter and section

I know there are probably tons of question like this but I cant figure the whole out for myself. I'm searching for an way of defining own chapters or sections in an only slightly bigger font like: ...
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How to renew the number list?

I am writing a PH.D thesis, download the template from https://github.com/weijianwen/SJTUThesis, I encounter a problem when I try to modify the template. The question is as follows. How to renew the ...
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How to remove indentation and vertical spaces in list in a table?

I am trying to make a CV and there is a section where I want to list the projects I have done with bullets, so I use itemize list inside a tabularx environment like this: ...
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Modifying the enumerate spacing

I often type \itemsep1pt \parskip0pt \parsep0pt after every instance of \begin{enumerate} to adhere to the spacing of the rest of the document. How can I define a new environment that keeps all ...
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\topsep, \itemsep, \partopsep and \parsep - what does each of them mean (and what about the bottom)?

The enumitem package documentation says: \topsep, \itemsep, \partopsep, \parsep? Look it up, n00bz. L0L Ok, it doesn't quite say that, but - can I get a diagram with what each of these means? ...
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Multi-line delimiter alongside list environment and normal text paragraph

I would ask how to add a multi-line delimiter (e.g. curly brackets) inside a list environment, preferably little past margin. Also it will be useful to know how to add it alongside normal text ...
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An appropriate value for `after-item-skip` in tasks package

I have two lists. The vertical space between the items in the second list looks fine - the expressions in each row are polynomials. The vertical spacing in the first list looks cramped - the ...
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Omit page number in list of symbos using nomencl [duplicate]

I'm typesetting a thesis using a custom class based on book class and to meet the university requirements, all pages in frontmatter must not show the page numbers but must be counted, starting at the ...
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Using itemize and enumerate at the same time

I want to have an enumerated list with bullets. So far I've been writing stuff like \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item a. First \item b. Second \end{itemize} ...
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TikZ: Missing parts of flow chart

Could sameone kindly help me in this tikz flowchart that are missing texts and lines, please? I have tried to solve by myself, but I am stuck now. Original image My Code ...
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how to specify other symbols for items

I want to give a big symbol to my items as titles, how can do that? \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item \textbf{L'algorithme} %my title \end{itemize} ...
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Encoding with the tasks package

How do I encode problems 3.) and 5.) that is consistent with the remaining code? The display is what I want. \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \newlength\labelwd ...
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Aesthetics of enumerations [closed]

I am currently writing my master's thesis and I try to avoid using enumerations as much as I can, as they look rather ugly/unprofessional to me. However, sometimes I can't escape using some them and ...
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Terminate and Start and environment from within the environment

How can I terminate and resume an environment by another environment? This also seems to have broken the resume feature which was resolved in Define a List that is Always Resumed. The code ...