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Make two-columned list start at same line as its section

Following this: Make list start at same line as its section I now have two columns, instead of four, but things don't work out, see for yourself (you can get res at CV in Latex): \documentclass[...
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itemize within a multirow

I am a newbie. I wanted to use an itemize in a multirow. But latex shows an error. I found some similar questions but couldnt solve my problem. \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} \usepackage{...
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How can I make the label text in description lists wrap in the label area over multiple lines if needed?

I use the enumitem package to customise description lists. Here a MWE printing some fictitious personal details: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[description]{leftmargin=5em, ...
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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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How to center an `itemize` in beamer, together with its headline?

I failed to center an itemize in beamer, together with its headline. In my second try below, although the items are centered, their headline (i.e. the text My second try: Centering the itemize) is not ...
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Verse or quote environment inside list

I want to explain a poem line by line for a poetry class, and the effect I want to get is But I encountered some difficulty to format the three lines after point 2. Google does not provide much ...
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how to align the environment description so that it mixed with text

I want to produce the following paragraph: But when tried the following codes: {\bf 8.} \begin{description} \item[(a)] Show that $\mathbb{R}$ has the greatest lower bound property. \item[(b)] ...
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Theorem environment : interaction with enumerate/itemize

My question is related to this one : Is it possible to skip the first line in a theorem environment? Actually, I am looking for a way to implement the solution given there in a somewhat systematic ...
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How can I get the correct align

I copy this code from Enumerate alignment problem in theorem environment and add \usepackage[unicode,bookmarksnumbered]{hyperref} \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{fouriernc} \...
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problem creating lists inside custom environments

it's my first post here on LaTeX stackexchange, and it has to do with some problems I'm experiencing in using custom classes. I'm trying to write my CV in LaTeX. I copied some code online to create ...
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itemize, removing natural indent

When you itemize items you usually have the entire list indented. This is expected when you have a title or description of what you are listing. I want to itemize but not have the natural indent. I ...
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Numbering in nested lists

Is there way to modify according to this example the tags to each item? \documentclass[8pt,a4paper,dvipsnames]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Aligning numbers in a list [closed]

I am trying to align the numbers in a list as in the picture below. Currently when I do it the (i) and (ii) are aligned on the left just by starting a new line of code, but how do I get them to be ...
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How do I show the theorem body in thmtools \listoftheorems

I would like to add a list of theorems to my document so I have included thmtools. This gives a list of theorems but in the following format. 1.1 Theorem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ...
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\framed and \itemize with custom item labels

This question is a slight extension of this previous post and in particular the answer by @knut. Unlike the situation in that post, I also have my own custom labels for each item, i.e. my code looks ...
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why does proof use trivlist?

Consider the following definition of the proof environment: \renewenvironment{proof} % so we can use wrap fig in proofs {\noindent\emph{Proof.}} % close enough? {\qed\vskip\topsep} % close ...
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How to place a enumerate environment within an if statement?

Why does the following minimal working example produces an error unless the enumerate environment is removed? Is there a simple workaround? \documentclass[10pt,presentation]{beamer} \newif\...
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How to hide path in lstlistoflistings?

When I am making a list of listings in my latex report, using: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{language = Matlab, inputpath=./Code/} \begin{document}...
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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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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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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 ...
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Horizontal spacing of second line in a custom list

I am trying to construct my own custom list environment, and it would be a great help to solve the problem below. I would like a list environment that took a mandatory argument which gave the text to ...
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How to make list of mathematics symbols in a book?

I want to make a list of mathematical symbols in a book. I know that using the command \index{}, we can make a list of symbols. Is there any such easy way to make list of mathematical symbols?
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Remove indentation for items of not the same level in a list

I need to make a list look like this: a) First level item b) First level item 1° Second level item 2° Second level item Instead of what is obtained by this: \documentclass{article} \renewcommand{...
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Align tabularx in list: missing [t] option

With a tabular, the optional argument [t] can set the alignment to top, which is handy when putting a table inside a list item. This aligns the first line of the table with the list number. Is there ...
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Todo comments:Not include and left align?

Is there a way to to do a \todo*{Hello} and not have the note show up in the ToDo and Notes area? Does anyone know how to do that? Or vise versa? Also, what about in the left side margin instead. I ...
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Vertical space between list items in OPmac

I want to add some space between items in a list: \input opmac \def\itemhook{\vskip 7pt\relax} \begmulti 2 \begitems * $y=3x^2=x=2$. * $y=3+8x-x^2-x^3$. * $y=7-18x-3x^2+4x^3$. * $y=6-15x+18x^2-4x^3$...
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Section-Headline of a new paragraph under a list

My TeXstudio doesn't show a section or a paragraph headline in the structure view if an \begin{...} ... \end{...} construct is above this headline. For example: \section{test1} \begin{itemize} \...
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enumerate with description and label for reference

I want to create an enumerated list with description of items and a label assigned so that each item can individually be referenced by \ref or \nameref It is obvious how to do this manually but I ...
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For programming a command: emit \newline iff we are within a paragraph

Short version: I am defining an environment: \newenvironment{myenv}{\begin{trivlist}\item}{HERE something\end{trivlist}} Now at the point marked with "HERE", I need a "conditional newline" doing ...
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Vertical alignment of tabular to baseline in an itemize environment

I have a tabular inside an itemize environment: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[(b)] \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} ... \end{tabular} ...
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Description-like environment with fixed labels width

Which is the right way to do something like 'description' list but with customizable and fixed-width labels? I.e. something like this: Label: Text text text text text text text ...
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Giving each Task a solution with the answers package

Currently I've this one as a starter MWE. It's messed up right at the start because it counts a c) at the beginning of the solutions but it is something to work with. How do I fix this? MWE \...
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enumerate tag using the alphabet instead of numbers [duplicate]

The default behaviour for the \begin{enumerate}tag is to sequentially list the items given by \item over the numbers {1, 2, 3, 4, ...}. Is it possible to change this to the alphabet {a, b, c, d, ......
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How can I make an enumerate sublist start at something other than .1?

I changed the list order \renewcommand{\labelenumii}{\theenumii} \renewcommand{\theenumii}{\theenumi.\arabic{enumii}.} \begin{enumerate} \setcounter{enumi}{2} \item Third item \end{enumerate} ...
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In LyX, how do I indent the paragraph right after an lists (itemize/enumerate) environment

See the example above, I want to indent the second paragraph. The generated .tex file is %% LyX 2.0.4 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless you really ...
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Prettifying headings in sublists

I am putting together a list of exam questions, and I would like to group some of these questions because they share a common topic (for example, they are about different parts of a proof of a large ...
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Space difference between list of figures and list of listings

See attached gif You got any clues how to fix that? I’m using a Koma class.
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Indenting in a description environment margin problem

I have a problem with the solution in this post if I don't want bold text for the items. I changed the code as described below. But the text of the item (e.g. Animal1:) is now in the left margin of ...
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How to add custom-made bullet points? [duplicate]

I want to write a reference with the bullet numbering of the form: [1] For example, [1] Drucke, D., 1992, Reflection Properties of Curves and Surfaces, Mathematics Magazine, v.65, p.147. is a ...
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List of equations including the ones inside eqnarray

I am able to write my list of equations with the following commands: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{report} \usepackage{tocloft} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \newcommand{\listequationsname}{...
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Defining a list with label unindented and item indented

I sat down tonight to try to define a simple list that looks something like this: 1:23 Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa. ...
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Break in the list

I would like to continue my enumerate list. But when I use: \begin{enumerate}[label={(\arabic*)}] \item Jeżeli będzie padać, bierzemy taksówkę. \\ (If it is raining, then we are taking a taxi.) \...
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Spacing after displayed maths, before an \item

This question concerns spacing after displayed maths, and how it interacts with spacing inside an enumerate environment. Specifically, here's a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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How can I get proper paragraph handling in itemize environments?

I'm using the itemize environment to answer a list of questions, because the output is compact and neat. However, when I need more than one paragraph in one item, the second one is not indented, as it ...
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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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equation, equation number and itemize bullet all on the same line

I think the following sample says it all. I need to get the item bullet in the right place on the same line as the equation, and have this followed by an normal equation number. Someone asked the ...
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Intertext like command in enumerate environment?

I would like to insert some explanatory text between two items of a numbered list. Is there a command that can do this in the same way as the \intertext command in an align environment?
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How can I divide an Xparse generated list by “section-like” environments?

I mostly use the xparse library to create organized lists. Here's an MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} \newcounter{quest} \newcommand{\quest}{\noindent\stepcounter{quest}{\bf Q}{\bf \...
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Indent itemized list with custom item names

How would I reproduce the typesetting in the screenshot below? In particular, I'm interested in the nicely indented list of hypotheses with the following features: The item names (H1, H2, H3) don't ...