{lists} is about list environments. If your question deals with a specific list environment, add the respective tag, if existing, such as {itemize}, {enumerate}, or {description}. A popular package is {enumitem}. For registers like a "List of figures", use {table-of-contents} instead.

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Description numbering

I have an article document. In this document I have sections and subsections. In a subsection there are nested 'description' lists. I want that items of this description have numbers which use the ...
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Unexpected list spacing when trying to implement vertical lists in paragraph style (with enumitem)

I'm trying to create a styling for certain numbered lists where they are formatted as normal paragraphs; i.e., a paragraph indent before the label, with all subsequent lines of each item unindented. ...
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how to return protected command with one argument already validated in latex/tex?

I want a command that will create an unevaluated bit of LaTeX/TeX code (to be evaluated at the end of an environment, but this is not necessary information) that has been created using an evaluated ...
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itemize without line feed

When I write a document with \usepackage[french]{babel} my \begin{itemize} \end{itemize} list begin with '-' before each item and no extra line feed before each item. But when I don't use this package ...
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Possible to create bullets for \subitems using \itemize without a nested list?

I have made a list of questions and subquestions using nested \itemize commands, like this: \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage[british]{babel} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} ...
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Undesired \parindent in front of first label when using asparaenum environment

When using the asparaenum environment from paralist, sometimes the \parindent in front of the first item is undesirable. For example, if one uses the asparaenum environment directly after starting the ...
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Latex \item{} help required

I am writing a IEEETran paper in Latex and encountering following error. My code snippet is as under \begin{description} \item[\textbf{1. Business}], how to make profit from your products. ...
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Hyperref under section dont 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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modify enumerate environment to pre-pend characters before the number

i would like to generate an enumerated list that looks like this: D.4(1) Something (else): plaintext. D.4(2) Something (else): plaintext. etc. in other words, the counter is after some other ...
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Prevent figures from breaking lists, paragraphs and stay in current section [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to protect text from being split by a float? I have quite some images in my report and I insert them with this command I made: \newcommand{\image}[3]{\begin{figure} ...
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How to get a customized counter in enumerate environments and how to label and refer to the items?

In my enumerate environments, I want to have something like \myitem which automatically prints 3(a)., 3(b). etc. (and of course, the regular \items which still print the regular 1., 2., etc.) BTW, I ...
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Change every first level item in document to bullet

How can I have bullets for every first level item in the document ? Putting renewcommand{\labelitemi}{$\bullet$} in the itemize works well but just for this itemize. I tried putting it on top of the ...
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Automatic insertion of \item in Sublime Text 2

Is there a way to automatically insert \item whenever I hit enter within an itemize or enumerate in Sublime Text 2?
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Can individual items in an itemize list be labelled and hyperref linked?

If I try to label items in a list as in \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item blah \label{list:blah} \pagebreak \item foo \label{list:foo} ...
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how to align item bullet to the top of the table in the item

Consider the following example: \section{abc} \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{tabu}[t]{c|c} \hline $p$ & $p \oplus p$ \\ \hline T & F \\ F ...
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enumitem - labels fine - but references defined empty

Folks - the various hints as how to get to an enumeration/description listing elsewhere (e.g. Enumerated description list, Automatically number a description list) work splendidly. However - somehow ...
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list environment to set different paragraphs within an item

I'm trying to create a document with exercies and solutions. Since exercises often come in different parts (such as (a), (b) and so on), I want to use lists for the solutions. However, solutions are ...
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enumerate custom label

I writting a project documentation with LaTeX. I am doing the user requeriments and the structure that I want to put in the documents is something like this: UR-1: The client ... UR-2: ... UR-3: ... ...
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Why when I add package paralist into my beamer presentation, enumerate stops working?

I try to simple use beamer with enumerate and compactenum from paralist. But when I add paralist package in document, enumerate just stops working. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{paralist} ...
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Formatting the bibliographic references

What should I change in order to make my bibliographic references (see latex code bellow), look like the ones attached in the form of image bellow? If you run the code you will see that only the ...
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Hanging indent inside list

I would like items in a list to have a hanging indent (that is, for all lines after the first to be indented by a space or more), but the traditional \hangindent command doesn't work for this. ...
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space between paragraph and list

In this code, I'm confused about why the space between First paragraph and Second paragraph is not equal to the space between Second paragraph and First bullet. How can I make them equal? ...
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Can I get a list of all sections as a simple enumerate-list?

I am currently creating a template for transcripts (I don't know if this is the right word: you write a transcript if you have a (business) meeting and you want to record all important stuff that was ...
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Examples of list macros in plain TeX

I'm writing macros to typeset lists in plain TeX. Please can you suggest some examples of macros for numbered lists? I'd prefer examples from "living code", from CTAN packages and so on. But any kind ...
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Manipulating list items

Is there a way to get the n'th element of a list, e.g. an enumerate? Itemize, enumerate and others are all wrappers for the list environment, defined in the LaTeX kernel. Regardless of the existence ...
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No symbols inside a multilevel numbered list in Lyx [closed]

I have some numbered lists in Lyx with 4 levels of indentation. On the first level there are numbers (1,2,3,....), on the second small letters ( (a),(b),(c),...), then Roman numbers (i, ii, iii,...) ...
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misplaced qed symbol after displaymath inside item of inline list

My problem involes a qed symbol which appears too early. My observations are that it happens after a displaymath inside an item of an unboxed inline list. All of this seems to be necessary to produce ...
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more margin before block

I have the following: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{xcolor} %\usepackage{colordef} ...
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Indent/leftmargin of itemize environment without using enumitem

I would like to have a smaller left margin or indent for the itemize environment. Currently, I tried so far \leftmargin and \itemindent but I did not affect the following lines of an entry. Does ...
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Table in cvline using moderncv

I would like to create in my CV, using moderncv, a table with two columns. It should look like: -------- Experience * Item 1 x x ...
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Nested enumerate labels with parent label appended plus a single set of enclosing parentheses

I want to have a list like (1) foo (1.1) foo (1.2) foo (2) foo I am using the package enumitem and \begin{enumerate}[label=(\arabic*)] \item foo \end{enumerate} I know that i can append ...
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Nested enumeration numbering

I write homework assignments in LaTex and the assignments are always divided into subparts (i.e. Problem 1 is divided into 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, ...). Currently what I do is I have nested enumerations, but ...
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How to create an inline list via a macro

I want to create a macro that yields an inline lists. I can easily do this using enumerate* form the the enumitem package, but when I attempt to wrap this in a macro, I get: Extra }, or forgotten ...
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How to center a text line within an itemize environment?

How to center a text line within an itemize enivornment ? What I tried: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item {\centering text to center} \end{itemize} ...
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How to remove \vskip from beginning of multicols-environment

In the documentation of the multicol it reads that as a first action of an multicols environment (if there's enough space etc.) “[…] a \vskip of \multicolsep is added.” I use enumitem and combine it ...
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How to put the labels of enumerated images at the middle left of the images? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Aligning enumerate labels to top of image? The current code produces the labels at the lower left corners of the enumerated images. \documentclass[a6paper]{article} ...
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Indentation within an Itemized List [duplicate]

I am using res.cls to write my resume. I have changed the indentation of my itemized list using: \setlength{\itemindent}{-.5in} This works great for the first line, but if the item goes onto the ...
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Numbered examples in linguistics that I can refer back to

I do linguistics and I'm looking for a way to enumerate language examples that lets me reference to them in the text. (1) This is an example. Sentence \ref{...} provides a good example of ...
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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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More on dealing with long description environment items in beamer

This is a follow-up question to Dealing with long description environment items Gonzalo Medina was very helpfully resolving an issue I had with his solution to Dealing with long description ...
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How to put a list and an equation side by side

I'd like to get a list and an equation side by side so that I fill the page width better for aesthetic reasons, I've tried the following but doesn't compile: \begin{tabular}{cc} Known values: ...
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How can I make a custom \item for use in a list?

I would like to change the color of an \item in a list and I would like the item to look like a regular item. \begin{itemize} \item item one \reditem item two \item item three \end{itemize} and ...
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How do I set \itemsep to rubber length?

I know that I can set \itemsep to any length like this, \setlength{\itemsep}{0pt} But if I want to set \itemsep to a rubber length (e.g. \bigskip), how do I do this? \setlength{\itemsep}{\bigskip} ...
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Table with two columns aligned, one not aligned

I'm trying to make a table with three columns, the first two being aligned on a row-by-row basis (the usual way) but with the third column only aligning with the first two at the top. Here's what ...
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Shorthand overlay specifications for bold text

The following MWE shows the list piece by piece and each item is alert when displayed and back to normal when the next item is displayed. How can I add more default overlay specifications to the ...
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Writing CV, need some advice on achieving structure similar to this

I'm a LaTeX beginner and under a heading (e.g. Interests) I want to have the text laid out as above. Specifically, my problem is getting the part on the right to stay aligned to the line above when ...
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How to have an itemize inside a tabularx

I am trying to have an itemize inside one of the columns in a tabularx, but when trying to compile this code: \begin{table} ...
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ConTeXt enumerate in margin

For short answer quiz, I like to provide an answerblank in right margin with same number as the question: In pdfLaTeX I do this with a newcommand: ...
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How can I mix itemize and tabular environments?

I have the following list: \begin{itemize} \item És associativa:$\qquad(x+y)+z=x+(y+z)$ \item És commutativa:$\qquad x+y=y+x$ \item Té element neutre:$\qquad\exists 0\in\K : 0+x=x+0=x$ ...
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Theorem Spacing in Lists

I was wondering how I can change the spacing in my lists when I start my list off with a theorem environment. An example of this is that I have my list using the enumitem package with my code: ...