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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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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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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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How to create a separate List of Appendices like List of Figures or List of Tables in Lyx [on hold]

My university requires a separate "List of Appendices" to be placed after the List of Tables and List of Figures in the dissertation. I created an Appendix from a normal chapter with Document->Start ...
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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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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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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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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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Is it a good habit to use a colon in the description list? [closed]

I know that this question may seem stupid for many of you, but it is a point that confuses me a little bit. I used to always use the colon at the end of each item in the description list. Like this: ...
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List spacing being ignored in parcolumns environment

I am trying to make a 2 column resume using parcolumns but I am having a problem where any changes I make to the itemize or description environments are ignored if they are inside the parcolumns ...
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Items from file in itemize environment

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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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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How to reduce space in beginning 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 beginning, ...
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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 beginning of list (Pen). How can ...
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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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Is there some way to add text between the items of an enumerate or itemize environment [duplicate]

The title says it all. This does not seem possible with a regular enumerate or itemize enviroment. Do you need to use a special/custom environment for this, or am I missing something? I thought this ...
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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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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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Vertical line enclosing items in itemize

I want to LaTeX some notes. The result should look like this: The numbers are fine with me. The problem is how to draw those vertical lines (with the hook), particularly inside the itemize ...
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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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A five level deep list

I would like to create a five level deep list using the enumitem package. I found this suggestion on stackoverflow and implemented it as follows \documentclass[twoside,a4paper,12pt]{report} ...
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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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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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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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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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Justify text inside itemize environment with beamer class

I would like to justify text inside an itemize environment with the beamer class. Text appears to be justified by default with the article class, but not with the beamer class. The following code ...
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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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Hyperref under section don't link to items [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can individual items in an itemize list be labelled and hyperref linked? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[colorlinks=true]{hyperref} \begin{document} ...
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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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Add second enumeration item on the same line?

I'm writing a document that has a large number of lists containing short enumeration items, and I'd like to be able to [manually] put multiple items on one line. Thus, for example, I'd like to say ...
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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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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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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 ...