{lists} is about list environments. If your question deals with a specific list environment, add the respective tag, if existing, such as {itemize}, {enumerate}, or {description}. A popular package is {enumitem}. For registers like a "List of figures", use {table-of-contents} instead.

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Creating a list from CSV files

I do have a CSV file containing a list of collaborators to a book. I'd like to know if theres is an automated way to import this file into Latex and generate a list of collaborators (in twocolumn ...
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How do I create a numbered list that starts with a letter and new items are added in descending order?

I am a beginner at LaTeX and one of the projects I'm using to teach myself has been to recreate my CV in LaTeX. I want to list my publications so that each category starts with a letter in the ...
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Custom item in enumerate

I would like to have an enumerate - list in which, after 1, 2, 3, 4, I need to put 4bis. How to do it?
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Items from file in itemize enviroment

Is it possible to import items from a file into an itemize environment? For example, consider a file with just words and no formatting: Elem1 Elem2 Elem3 Elem4 ... Elem120933 I like to read in this ...
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Stop LaTeX adjusting vertical spacing when fitting more text onto a page

I need to place two pieces of paper side-by-side. Each piece of paper is a printout of a compiled LaTeX document. The second document starts in an identical way to the first, but has more text ...
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put \item's in minipage

Is it possible to have an enumerate- or description-like environment, with \item redefined in such a way so that each \item puts its content inside a minipage? Ideally, including the item number/title ...
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Reorder long bullet list in LyX

In some document I have some long bullet lists (numbered or not numbered), for instance: 2001: ... 2002: .... 2003: ..... but I would just like to have the list reordered in just its inverse ...
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Is it possible to break and resume in a reversed list (like etaremune)?

I am trying to find a way to break and resume using a reversed list. It seems that the environment etaremune and the option resume are not compatible. Is there something I can do? Thanks.
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How to prevent alignment changes in beamer due to changing line height in list items?

Consider this simple setup: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{block}{The One} \begin{itemize} \item \only<1>{This is a tall row.} ...
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list environment where some items don't start new paragraph

I want to use a list-like environment, but I need to put some short items on the same line. The user interface will be something like: \begin{enumerate} \item First very long element \item* shrot ...
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How to create a hanging bullet list in ConTeXt

The only way I have found seems somewhat hackish: \setupitemize[leftmargin=-18pt] \starttext \startitemize \item one \item two \stopitemize body text \stoptext
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Nested lists without hyphenation using sloppypar

I use XeTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.4-0.9998 (TeX Live 2012/W32TeX). I want to create a nested list without hyphenation. I am using the sloppypar environment with hyphenation command to turn off ...
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Equivalent command for itemize lists to \insertenumlabel

What is the command for inserting the current itemize lists shape in Beamer ? Or is there another way to get this label ?
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Alphabetized list labeling with boxed alphabets in enumeration

I want to create itemized list with its labels as Alphabets, written inside boxes. I tried to use \begin{enumerate}[label={$\boxed {\Alph*}$}], but it does not work. Pl. help.
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Horizontal list inside equation

I'd like to have a horizontal list with roman enumeration (i.e. i), ii), iii),...) inside an equation. The idea is for each item of the list to be individually referenceable. This is what it should ...
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How can I iterate over a newline-delimited text file?

Would I need to use a token list? For the purpose of removing confusion, let there be two delimiters: input delimiter (what LaTeX reads as input) output delimiter (what is seen on paper) I would ...
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Format a enumerate environment like a tabular [duplicate]

NOTE: The point is not to modify the enumerate environment. I need to convert it to the tabular like environment automatically. I would like to format an enumerate environment of 4 items ...
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etaremune with beamer

I'm trying to use the etaremune package to create an enumerate environment numbered in reverse, as described in this question. However it seems that the bullet points do not show up, as can be ...
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Properly writing an enumerated list in different lines within a sentence

My question is similar to this one but my items are bigger so I would like to write my items each in a different line. I am currently doing as follows The way to propose a solution that ...
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Margin settings ignored by subsection titles and list items

My apologies for asking such a simple question. As a first time user, I am not using LaTeX to its fullest extent, although I do need its basic formatting option to work. While 99% of my document ...
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How to make nice list of item IDs arranged in colums?

I would like to make a list of IDs or whatever properties of items in different groups. It should look like this: Article group 1 Article 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ID Second article ...
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Item list inside multicolumns not correctly centered

I have a table with item list inside multicolumns which are not behaving as expected (vertically and horizontally centered): \newcolumntype{C}{>{\centering\arraybackslash} m{2.3cm}} \begin{table} ...
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Include paragraph number in enumerate numbering

Similar to this question, Include section number in list number, I would like to prepend the paragraph number to the list item labels in a enumerate environment, e.g. Paragraph 1. Some text 1.1. ...
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Width of structured abstract in revtex4-1

revtex4-1 offers structured abstracts through a description environment inside an abstract environment. However, this messes up the right margin in reprint mode: \documentclass[reprint]{revtex4-1} ...
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Print list in columns

I have a long list. I want to reduce the length this list uses. Can I somehow encapsulate all the entries in an environment which prints all the entries in a "3-column table", making me use more of ...
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Nested list and parbox

I am writing a paragraph with the \parbox into nested list. My problem is that I want justified the text to the number of main list, and the other hand I want that the nested list is justified to main ...
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Changing example numbering with gb4e

I want to change the default behavior of gb4e for a small portion of the text. I have a series of modifications of an example that I want to be labelled as if they were subexamples. For example: ...
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How can I create an itemize list with date custom bullet

I would like to have this render with an itemize environement : Anyone to tell me clues about how to get it ? I don't care about color and i can draw the arrows with tikz. Best.
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Table/Summary of Theorems and Definitions

I was wondering if there are any packages out there that will automatically print out a table or summary of the theorems and definitions in my document. I do NOT want a list of the theorems and ...
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Repeat an enumerate list in different order - an enumitem question

I want an enumerate list be repeated in a different order (for example, a list of two statements and later a list of two proofs: first the second statement proof and then the first statement proof). I ...
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Latex Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item for labeling environment

\begin{labeling} \item[ Frequency range: \SI{200}{\mega\hertz} to \SI{1000} {\mega\hertz} in steps of \SI{1}{\mega\hertz}] \item[ Stirrer positions: 36 ] ...
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How can I set margins and positions in my list environment

I'm quite new to (La)TeX stuff like macros and custom environments, so I'm not sure, whether I'm using the right approach. I want to create my own list environment, which should produce something ...
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Layout problem when mixing tasks and enumitem

There seems to be a layout issue when attempting to incorporate a tasks environment directly within an enumerate environment, when no text is specified between the \item (enumerate) and the beginning ...
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How to create checkbox todo list?

I am having trouble trying to create a simple to do list in LaTex. Basically, what I want is a list with empty squares/boxes down the left side instead of bullets, numbers, letters, etc. Here is ...
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Customizing enumerate bullets in .sty

The default enumeration style with the enumerate package is as follows: 1. First item a) first item, first thing b) first item, second thing 2. Second item a) second item, first thing I ...
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Stop indenting the second line in list

I want to be able to stop indenting the second line in the list and still keep the indentation of the first line. Is it possible? \documentclass[multi={minipage}, border=5]{standalone} ...
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Reference name of description list items in latex [duplicate]

I want to refer to a description list item by name instead of number. To that effect, I've added labels to each item, but when referencing them I only get the name of the section, not of the list ...
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foreach — iterating over two lists [duplicate]

I need to iterate over two lists: \begin{tikzpicture}[x=5mm, y=5mm] \foreach \x in {0,2,...,8} { \node[] at (\x, 0) {value}; } \end{tikzpicture} The "value" has to be a value from ...
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How can I apply actions to specific items or after specific items in a sequence in LaTeX3?

Let's say I have a sequence of items. I would like to allow for the user to provide a key (here named "mainitems") that equals a number (default 1 as there is always at least 1 main item). Special ...
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enumeration lists with special decorations

Within an enumerated list, I would like some "meta"-level annotations: Mark a single, specific item in boldface, or another colour, or have an arrow point at it from the left margin, or surround it ...
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Making a small modification to a itemize environment for arabic presentation with beamer

I would like to change the alignment of lists to the right ( for Arabic presentation ) with beamer. With the enumerate environment we can add some code if it is used frequently, like this : ...
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Latex list of listings wrong formatting [closed]

I have a problem with my list of listings in Latex. I have changed the title of list of listings with this command: \renewcommand{\lstlistlistingname}{Seznam zdrojových kódů} For printing list of ...
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Extra spacing before and after gb4e examples

I am using the gb4e package. When I have a list of examples, there is a large skip after the prose and before the first enumerated item. I do not want that skip there; instead, I want there to be ...
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How can I wrap a description term in a macro?

This syntax obviously doesn't work, but it's the gist of what I want to do: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \newcommand\DoSomething[1]{Hello, #1} \begin{document} ...
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Making cross reference to nested enumerated item show periods and parentheses

I want my references to nested items in an enumerated list to include all the punctuation that was in the list. Here is a simple example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} ...
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Friggeri Resume template: problem of having several nested items inside an entrylist

I am using Friggeri Resume/CV template, which can be found here. I have a problem in adding items to an entrylist which has several nested items. To replicate the problem, I have added 21 of the ...
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Optional parameter of the \item command in the margin: is that behaviour normal?

The following code \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[A very long line that will be in the margin of my document] This is a test \end{itemize} \end{document} produces ...
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Preventing outer list separation affect nested inner list

I have increased separation between list items using \itemsep in itemized environment. How do I keep the item separation for inner list unaffected in minimum effort? One ad-hoc solution could be ...
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Add a few letters of text before a list item

I currently have a small list, where the outline spacing is pretty important. Currently I have this short list: However I want the 'accent' to be only on the D, so that I get something like this: ...
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How can I create this aligned bracketed thing?

I'm trying to create a list of items that looks something like this: but I can't figure out how to position the bracket properly. Here is what I currently have, minus the brace (which I edited into ...