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How to move an enumerate environment to the right? [duplicate]

How can I horizontally align \begin{enumerate} more to the right? At the moment I'm using the code below: \begin{enumerate} \item sometext \item sometext \item sometext \end{enumerate} But it goes ...
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Suppressing line break in enumerate environment

I'm using the gather environment within the enumerate environment. After creating an item/before entering the gather environment, LaTeX adds a linebreak which I don't like. \begin{enumerate}[(a)] ...
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How to include wrapfigure inside '\begin{enumerate} \end{enumerate}'? [closed]

\documentclass{article} usepackage{xypic,wrapfig,enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Let $X$ be an annulus surrounded by two concentric circles $C_1$ and $C_2$ and $C$ be any ...
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Problems with xparse and enumerate

I am trying to get the following document to work \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \newcounter{foo} \newcounter{bar}[foo] \addtocounter{foo}{1} \usepackage{xparse} ...
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Uncover items piecewise

I would like to uncover items piecewise, but have two items appear at the same time. I use the beameruserguide page 215 to do so as \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \frame{ ...
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Numbering of Questions in Different Way

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{center} Exercise-1 \end{center} \begin{enumerate} \item 1st question. \item 2nd question. \begin{enumerate} \item sub numbering of 2nd ...
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Can \items be made indented all the way down?

Can \items be made indented all the way down? Using the standard itemize environmnet, and a \hspace the first line gets indented. However, if the bullet point is on more than one line, it looks a bit ...
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Controlling the indentation of the second line in a list

I'm using enumitem to label text, and I'd like the text to all be aligned to the same indent as the first line in the list. The second line begins underneath the label. I'm sure there's a simple ...
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Variable itemize indentation on Beamer slides

I'm not sure if what I want is possible at all, but asking doesn't hurt... I've adjusted the itemize environment so that the item text is aligned with the text outside the environment. This might ...
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Customizing inline enumerate with enumitem still not working?

I have the latest version of the enumitem package and I'm trying to use different labels for enumerate lists which are set as normal lists and enumerate lists which are set inline. However, it doesn't ...
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Description environment, indent first line

Is there a neat way to push the first line of an item in a description environment over to the right so that it is flush with the second line of the item? I'm trying to define a LaTeX list ...
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How to combine label and counter in enumerate?

Essentially, I would like the following: X1. text text text X2. text2 text2 text2 X3. text text textaaa So, talking code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item text ...
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How to skip an \item in sub-enumerate level

I would like to skip an \item in a sub-enumerate level. More specifically, I want the output to look something like: 1. a) b) e) f) etc. 2. However, when I use ...
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How to implement a floating text box? [duplicate]

I'm trying to write an environment that creates a new float type for text boxes. These are used for example in some books to provide interesting tidbits that aren't really part of the main line of ...
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\crefname for several layers of an enumerate: problem with enumitem

I want to use the \crefname macro from the cleveref package to set the label names on several layers of an enumerate environment. The following code works very well: \documentclass{article} ...
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Different colours for the bullets in itemize environment

In the following list, the colour of the bullet will be fixed: \begin{itemize} \item Good point 1 \item Good point 2 \item Poor statement 1 \item Poor Statement 2 \end{itemize} Is there anyway to ...
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Automatic numbering of nested environments / items

I would like to have an environment, let's call it nested, which produces output like Case 1: top level item 1 Case 2: top level item 2 Case 2.1: nested item 1 Case 2.2: nested item 2 Case 2.2.1: ...
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Numbering of \ref within the list environment [duplicate]

This took me a while to find an answer for, and I couldn't find an answer on here, so I thought I'd post and answer my own question. Somewhere in a latex file, we might have some figures, like so ...
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hide a certain item and remove the left empty line

Is there a way to define a new command \noitem where its contents are hidden, in the same way I put in MWE? \documentclass{article} \newcommand[2]{\noitem}{\item[]{}\vspace*{-\baselineskip}} % ...
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How to let enumeration start at (0) automatically?

As we know the enumeration usually begin at (1), then followed by (2), (3),... My question: How to start at (0)? I know \item[(0)] will work, but how do I do this automatically? That is, make it as a ...
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Overlapping label and text in description environment [closed]

I'm relatively new to LaTeX, and I am having this problem with the description environment: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{IEEEtrantools} \usepackage{amsthm} ...
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How to set the different fontsize according to different levels in an enumitem list in beamer?

I use enumitem in beamer to create a enumerate list as follows: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Dresden} \useinnertheme{circles} \usepackage{enumitem} \newlist{enum}{enumerate}{5} ...
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Enumerate inside a theorem environment

I use the enumitem package: \usepackage[shortlabels]{enumitem} And I put some numeration like this in a theorem environment with \theoremstyle{plain}: \begin{prop} We have ...
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picinpar in list environment

I want to use pininpar package inside a list environment. But as it can be seen from attached files, it doesn't work properly. Any help is appreciated. \documentclass{article} ...
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Uncovering items with changing bullet color

In this case consecutive items get covered. How could I change this behaviour so that all items would be black and only bullets would get different colours? \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to control spacing in end of itemize?

This refers to my previous question How to reduce space in begining but not in end of itemize Now I need to control spacing in the last of itemize like I could control in the beginning as suggested ...
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color fill an item of an enumerated list

I've recently seen How to "bubble in"/color fill an item counter ((A),(B),(C),...) in an enumerated list and I just wondered: what if I'd like to enumerate my list with the arabic numbers, ...
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\overprint inside \itemize problem — shaky frames

I'm having troubles with a presentation. I want to create something like this \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{ulem} % To strikeout text \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} ...
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Creating an enumerate-description style environment

I've been trying to create a list environment to produce something that does the following: It has a counter (like the enumerate environment). The first line of each item is an overview of the item ...
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How to achieve enumerated list or perhaps table of this form?

I'm trying to replicate a list in some mathematics that I'm looking at and am struggling to figure out how to do it. So far I've tried using a table and it's not looking great. Below is a link ...
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enumitem-shortlabels: How to change the counter of items? [duplicate]

I use the enumitem package with shortlabels. \usepackage[shortlabels]{enumitem} Now I've got \begin{enumerate}[(L 1)] \item blablabla \item blablabla \end{enumerate} and it goes like ...
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Minimal syntax alternative to enumerate environment [duplicate]

Is there an alternative to the enumerate environment in LaTeX where I can define a nested list with a minimal syntax like that of Markdown or something similar, e.g.: \begin{minimallist} - Fruit ...
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How to create enumerate environment with item number in the format (i,j)?

\begin{enumerate}[(i)] \item \end{enumerate} This gives the items with roman numbering. But I want to numbering in (i,j) format, i.e. I want my items numbered like (1,2),(1,1), (5,4) etc. What to ...
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Sorting a list based on the length of each entry

Is there a way to sort an itemized list based on the length of each item? Something like \begin{Itemize} \item a \item aaaaaa \item aaaa \item aaa \item aaaaa \item aa \end{Itemize} which results ...
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Two-column itemization with title in each column

I'd like to make a two-column list with some kind of titles, with "normal" text before and after. I tried it with the package "multicol" an with "minipage", neiter turned out well. Since the problem ...
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enumitem: newlist with description and bullet [duplicate]

I've seen quite a few questions here on how to use enumitem with descriptions and bullets. I couldn't however find a solution where they created a newlist and that's where I have my problem: I ...
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Applying commands within custom list environment

I am trying to redefine an enumerate environment that would look something like this in use: \begint{customItemize} \item $-6x^{2}-2x=-2x(3x+1)$ \item $-5x+15=-5(x-3)$ \end{customItemize} And be ...
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How to “bubble in”/color fill an item counter ((A),(B),(C),…) in an enumerated list

I'm trying to make an answer explanation guide for a test where the correct answer is "bubbled in". I've tried using the enumitem package and tikz as shown in this post (Enumerated list with blue ...
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How to reduce space in begining 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 begining not ...
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Enumeration with several items per line, several lines and nicely formatted

Based on Alan's answer here, I would like to be able to create nicely formatted "inline" enumerated lists. The issue I have is that the space between items on a line is always fixed, which does not ...
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Itemize - set default option

I have plenty of lists, all with the [noitemsep] option: \begin{itemize}[noitemsep] \item foo \item bar \end{itemize} Is it possible, to setup itemize to use this option by default? Or do I ...
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Disable chapter separation in \listoffigures and \listoftables

I use \listoffigures and \listoftables. Both commands create line breaks for items from different chapters. How can you stop that? Screenshot:
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Aligning items inside a list

I'm trying to recreate a list in some work I'm doing and struggling to get all of the component parts to align. The list in the middle there is what I'm trying to replicate. Does anyone have any ...
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Flexible grid layout to list addresses

I've been using LaTeX to typeset my CV for quite a few years now, and I've always had one nagging problem that I've never quite managed to solve adequately. The very last section in my CV is always ...
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Defining a list environment with multiple optional arguments

I'm trying to define a list environment with multiple optional arguments and with a default values for those arguments. For example, creating a new environment with a name newenv, which accepts two ...
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Disable indentation in enumerate temporarily

I would like to place an unindented \fbox inside an enumerate environment. \begin{enumerate} \item Some text. \par\fbox{a} \item Some more text. \end{enumerate} The above code produces: ...
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How to get a properly indented custom enumerate list (with checklist-style blanks)?

I'm trying to make an enumerated checklist that looks like this: Paragraph text here that says really cool stuff. Notice how the list after is properly indented ___ 1. Thing 1 ___ ...
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Making text in {braces} of an \item appear bold

Is it possible to redefine \item to have the text in braces appear bold? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item{Paper}: a white substance used for writing symbols. ...
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Custom list labels in ConTeXt

I have just started learning ConTeXt and I have to say that I am pretty amazed by how intuitive it is to use. But I can't find a way yet to achieve automatically a list with the following labels. C.1 ...
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Optional argument to \item in enumitem list

I'm trying to set up a list environment for typesetting a problem set. I'd like to be able to input something like the following: \begin{pset} \item First solution. \item[2.2] Second solution. ...