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pdflatex and enumlist counter problems

I am trying to use the line that is commented out, but it fails unless I don't use hyperref. The error message is rather cryptic as ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> I ...
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Full Customize of Itemize and Enumerate

Suppose, it's necessary to change the most of itemize or enumerate parameters globally (it's not elegant to change the parameters inside every itemize or enumerate environment). If to write something ...
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Adding an asterisk to specific numbering in the multienum package

@egreg answered beautifully my question on adding an asterisk to an item locally by introducing the command \moditem. I am wondering if this is possible with specific items in the multienum package. ...
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Curious behaviour of nested list environments

Could someone explain what is happening in the example below? It looks like a bug in the exam document class to me. \documentclass{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \question This is a ...
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Bold enumeration in multienum package

I am trying to bold the enumeration in the multienum package. The MWE illustrates what I have so far: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{multienum} \begin{document} ...
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itemize: How to change horizontal spacing to subitems in beamer

Bugged me for some time: how to change the space pointed out below? * abc * cde > fgh ^^^^ this
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Is there a list environment with (double sided) page headers?

This question is an extension of Headers and footers for listing environment?: I have a list of objects (like tables or simply boxes) that should be vertically stacked (so it's a list) and is longer ...
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Indent paragraph to horizontally align with enumerate environment

I have an enumerated list with points, intersected with comments to each point. I would like to align my comments vertically with the itemized points in the enumerated list. Below a MWE with its ...
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Aligning columns in beamer with a list

I often run into a problem with beamer. I have a picture on the left and an itemize environment on the right. However the itemized text appears at the very bottom and is often cut off. I then need to ...
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Formatting a comma separated list of values

I'm creating a set of mathematics worksheets, and I'd like to have an upside down "answer key" below a set of enumerated questions. Here is what I have at the moment: \usepackage{graphicx} Answers: ...
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Insert a symbol before the item [duplicate]

I'm preparing a guide for my students and I want to put a symbol before the item’s symbol in the enumeration of the exercises for indicate that this exercise is more difficult, very similar that the ...
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How do I set itemize options in the theme (style) file

I have had a look at this thread here but that did not help me solve my problem. This post suggests defining another environment so that nothing breaks, but since I am using a style file, it is not ...
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Itemize inside longtable

I have the following (Non-working) example. \renewcommand*{\arraystretch}{1.8} \begin{longtable}{lcl} \caption{Summary of proven determinants for falling}\\ \toprule ...
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Enumerate alignment

Is it possible to improve the alignment of the first item? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{tabular}{cccccccccc} $x[n] = $ & \{1/3 & -1/2 & ...
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Description list looking like a glossaries list

Is there a package or something that allows me to create a list (like description) that looks like a glossaries list, where the descriptions are indented the same length? Like it is if the ...
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How do I generate in LaTeX a list of random questions avoiding repetitions?

How do I generate in LaTeX a list of random questions avoiding repetitions? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[pdftex]{exerquiz} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to typeset a list of specifications?

I need to make a list of technical specifications like this: It looks like description but I would like to have numbers flushed right like in my example, how could I do that ?
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Latex Enumerated List referencing

In latex, when I'm trying to cross reference an item from an enumerated list, instead of getting 6.3, I'm getting 66.3, My list is a normal list just like any other, only I'm declaring the codes ...
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Setting text indentation inside itemize

Inside my LaTeX file I code something like this: \begin{itemize} \item Item NO 1 \\paragraph no1 paragraph no1 paragraph no1 paragraph no1 paragraph no1 paragraph no1 paragraph no1 paragraph no1 ...
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How can I stop my description text from going beyond the margin

The text is going over my page. How can i fix that? \documentclass[DIV=15, paper=a4, paper=portrait, pagesize=auto]{scrartcl} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} ...
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How can I left align the labels in a customized description list

I have this code: \SetLabelAlign{rightbox}{\hss\llap{#1\quad}} \setlist[description,1]{align=rightbox,labelsep=0pt,leftmargin=0pt} \section{Project 55d5396fed} ...
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How to align all description labels with section

I am using this code \documentclass[paper=a4, paper=portrait, pagesize=auto]{scrartcl} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \definecolor{orange}{HTML}{FFC296} \begin{document} ...
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Customised format floating itemized list

I'd like to add floating itemized lists in a format illustrated below: More specifically, I would like The title above rather than below the float, with bold font for title and horizontal line ...
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How can I make the items aligned in section?

I have this code \documentclass[paper=a4, paper=portrait, pagesize=auto]{scrartcl} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \setlist[enumerate,1]{label=\textit{\alph*)}} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} ...
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How to change list options during a loop?

I currently have a beamer presentation, which, using the forloop package, looks basically like this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{forloop} \begin{document} \newcounter{ctr} \newcounter{gulp} ...
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Enumerate with different first line?

I want to do an enumeration, but the first line should be bolded, see e.g. this picture: What is blue I want to have in bold. In addition, I don't know how to generate a new line for the other text ...
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List of equations, tocloft package, giving me error [closed]

I know this question was answered earlier at: http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=428, but I am having problem using the tocloft library with my schools thesis template. When ...
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New enumeration

\begin{enumerate} \item \item \item \item \end{enumerate} How to define new numeration: I would like to have bigger spaces between every two points and equal indents for all points. ...
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Hyperref warning when using amsthm and enumerate

hyperref gives the warning that something has been referenced but it doesn't exist. When I use the enumerate (or an itemize) list, I get the warning. Here is the minimal working example (MWE): ...
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Is there a way to get reverse numbering on the enumerate environment?

To build a list of publications, I wish to show the most recent on top of the list, while keeping the numbering similar. This can be achieved manually by doing something like: \begin{enumerate} ...
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is it posible to make a multiline itemize justifying the text inside

I am writing technical specs of a programming API. I am using itemize to highlight the method signature as it follows: \begin{itemize} \item[\texttt{packeteer.send(message)}] \hfill \\ is ...
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How to change the color of bullets in a list

How can I change the color of bullets in a book? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{pifont} \usepackage{xcolor} \definecolor{myblue}{RGB}{0,29,119} \begin{document} \begin{dinglist}{110} ...
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Style same type of element throughout document

I am new to Latex and am wondering if there exists anything like a class in HTML. I have been writing a bunch of documents lately and all my \items have needed to be italized, is there some way to ...
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Fixing a list issue

Let us consider the following MWE: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage[marginparwidth=2in]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage{marginnote} ...
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Tabular and itemize

I'm having a big problem...I am trying to make a nice table which in the left side has just text and in the right part it may contain some itemized elements. This is how i'm doing it: ...
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What's the differences between the kernel commands \trivlist and \list?

LaTeX defines the two environments \trivlist and \list. Both can be used creating own environments. What exactly is the differences between \trivlist and \list?
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Misplaced label mixing list environments

I am hacking the dramatist package. My aim is to get speech-prefixes to align with speeches for the verse environment, as they do for the prose environment. I've got it working except for a problem ...
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Set indentation of choice in exam documentclass

I want to create an multiple choices question with this indenting format 1. ######## A. ### B. ### C. ### 2. ######## ######## A. ### B. ### C. ### The choices have same ...
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Enumerate with multiple numbers (comma-separated) for a single item

I'd like to get a list that looks like this: 1. Text addressing #1. 2,3. Text addressing #2 and #3 together. 4. Text addressing #4. The motivation is that the list items are referring to a ...
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How to define environments for questions and answers

I wish to do a simple question and answer sheet for my students. I'd like to have something like this: \section{Differential Equations} \begin{questions} \begin{question} ...
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No space above first \item inside mdframed [closed]

Problem This is what happens: But I want the same vertical spacing before the first list item inside the mdframed environment as outside of it. How can I do this? Code \documentclass{article} ...
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Enumerate list - numbers with prefix

How to make enumerate list format numbers like this: REG/001 (content) REG/002 (content) REG/003 (content) I already managed to do the following: ...
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How can I set single line spacing for \enumerate amd \section?

I want to set \enumerate and \section to use single line spacing and small font like the table of content in this document. How can I do that? Thank you.
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Randomised LaTeX based multiple choice test

I would like to create a multiple choice test with LaTeX. It has the following boundary conditions: 20 questions (q) per test . 20 students (s) take the test, the order of the question should be ...
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Can enumerated lists be centred?

For enumerated list such as: \begin{enumerate} \item One \item Two \item Three \end{enumerate} the center and centering commands don't seem to work, and the list sticks to the left hand side of the ...
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Is it possible to number an enumerate list?

I have an enumerated list using {enumerate} that looks like the following: \begin{enumerate}[i.] \item Cat \item Dog \item Horse \end{enumerate} But I want to know if it's possible to number the ...
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Alignment of text in itemize environment

I would like to generate a list of "Aims" (1,2,3...etc) as the \item label, with the text for the aim located adjacent (with \hspace{Xmm}). For items that exceed the width of the line, the alignment ...
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Text wrapping in checklist items

I am having some difficulty with text wrapping for items in a checklist I'm writing. Here is an image that illustrates the difficulty (see the second last checklist item): Would you have any ...
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How to create multicolumns list environment with the package 'enumerate'?

Let us consider The following example \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Which of the following numbers is the largest ?\\ ...
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Defining \@ifnextchar to detect a newline [closed]

At the end of a list (eg in \enditemize or similar) I need to detect if there is a blank line before whatever comes afterwards. Can this be done by \@ifnextchar or has someone already done this ...