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show “continued” for nested description list item on page break

I'm using enumitem to create a description list. These lists can sometimes be nested and can get very long. When a list item with a lot of description text breaks over a page it is difficult to ...
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How to prevent a page break before an itemize or enumerate list? (continued)

My question is essentially the same as How to prevent a page break before an itemize list?. First, I don't undestand how the proposed solution (\par\nobreak\@afterheading) works. Why doesn't just ...
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Preventing page break after the first or before the last list item

Is there a way to globally prevent all lists from having a page break inserted between the first and second items or between the last and second-last item? I'm fine with page breaks that are after the ...
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1answer
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How to avoid page breaks between the paragraphs of a description item?

Is there a way of preventing LaTeX from putting page breaks between two paragraphs of a multi-paragraph \item in a description environment? Preferably without having to put in explicit \nopagebreak ...
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Vertical spacing for writing answers

I couldn't find any answers to this issue, so I hope you LaTeX gurus can help me out. I am formatting a study guide with the KOMA scrbook class. Throughout there are (enumerated) lists of discussion ...
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1answer
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What is the proper way to ensure/avoid non-break with item and subitem?

This is a rather basic question, but I wanted to know what the proper bracketing is or options to protect page breaks between items in 'itemize'. That is, items can be broken across pages but not ...
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parameter description with long descriptions and long lists — possibility of page break?

I have a series of equations with following parameter description. Some of those descriptions are relatively long, meaning that I nead a line break. I use so far table, and to accomodate the long ...
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Prevent page break without removing vertical space

I have a single sentence paragraph that introduces a list, and LaTeX is trying to insert a page break between the paragraph and its list, which I find unacceptable. I can prevent that page break with ...
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How should I prevent images from floating between list and paragraph before

I have a list which has some text that describes the list and an image that gets in between of those: The LaTeX code looks similar to this: \begin{figure}...\end{figure} ...
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“Description” for compactitem on the same page

Sometimes a have a construct like: Some examples: \begin{compactitem} \item first \item second \item third \end{compactitem} With the samepage environment, I can enforce to put the entire list on ...
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How to define a breakable, resumeable three column list environment

How can I obtain the following? It should have some features: List environment is able to break over pages; Each line in list environment has 3 columns. 1st column (counters) is left aligned. 2nd ...
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Page breaks within enumerated list

I'm writing a document with lots of numbered items, and I would like each of those items to be contained on a single page (rather than split across two pages). Is there a way to do this? samepage ...
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itemize without pagebreak

I have the following structure of my lists (commonly): ..... Here is the list: * item1 * item2 .... I would like to make my list inseverable (the list with its 'caption' won't be divided by ...
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Vertical line & list environment

I would like to make a good looking environment for my proofs. Some are spread on two pages so i thought of the list environment. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[francais]{babel} ...
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Nested enumerate list, Page breaks

I am currently writing a multiple choice exam: There is a enumerated list for the question number and then a nested list for the choices within each multiple choice question: 1. Question 1 a) ...
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afterpage + list = missing \item

I'm trying to use the afterpage package to automatically insert text at the top of each page (please see my other question Section reminders at the top of each page?) but I'm having trouble. ...
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Not breakable list across pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make a list of unbreakable items? How to prevent pagebreak in description environment My short list is split across two pages. Two bullets are on the end of one ...
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table and page break inside list

For a cooperative latex document with a lot of authors, it was decided to use tables for certain structures. Therefore, I have to cope with the problem of automatic page breaks of tables that only ...
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Avoid page break after \item-followed-by-newline

My document has multiple occurrences of the code fragment \item~\newline \begin{center} \includegraphics{...} \end{center} \item and occasionally, the first item comes right at the end of a page, ...
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How to prevent page breaks in lists? (“Exam” class)

I'm using the exam class to prepare a test. Unfortunately, the package allows page breaks inside the solution list of a question. Considering this toy example: \question Example of question. Choose ...
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How to prevent pagebreak in description environment

I have a simple List in the description Environment. \begin{description} \item [item] number one \item [item] number two \end{description} there is a new new page between the first item and the ...
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How to control column/page breaks in multicols environment with nested lists?

I've a nested list within a multicolumn like this: \begin{multicols}[2] \begin{list} \item main item1 \begin{list} \item this is a very long item \item this is a short ...
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multicolumn long table or enumeration

I would like to generate a multi-column table that wraps within columns of the document, and splits across pages. There are a couple of similar questions here How do I create a really long table in ...
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Page-breaking over titles of theorems that have lists

When I have multiple part theorems, I use an enumerate environment inside my theorem environment. However, I don't like the list to start at the same level as the theorem title, since this produces ...
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How to make a list of unbreakable items?

In continuation of this question, I tried to make a list of items each consisting of unbreakable text. This can be done manually using minipage: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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How to prevent a page break before an itemize list?

It is not nice to have a page break right after the colon and have the list start on a new page: And here, finally, is the list of mission-critical items: \begin{itemize} ... \end{itemize} How can ...