{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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How would I code the following using enumitem?

I would really (really) appreciate it if someone could give me the code in enumitem that does the following: I need just one indexing set (roman numerals) and the flexibility to change space between ...
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Space after itemize only if no text follows [duplicate]

My problem with the following example: If there is text after a list (itemize), everything looks just fine. If there isn't, there is a blank line after the last list item which I would like to ...
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list item multilined ( `\newline` inside of item label ?)

How to make multiline item label ? Example \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[Great Item] \lipsum[1] \end{itemize} \end{document} I ...
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Itemized table layout

quick question: I copied this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,calc} \def\horizlist#1#2#3{% \setcounter{enumi}{0}% #3% \flushleft \newlength\stringlength ...
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Enumerated sorted list with datatool

How can I adapt a sorted list so that it becomes an enumerated sorted list? Here is the sorted list I currently have. \documentclass{report} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{datatool} ...
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Different styles of bullets of enumerate

I have an enumerate inside an enumerate: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Item1 \item Item2 \begin{enumerate} \item Item2. ...
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How to split and align equations when they are inside an enumerate environment?

How to make the first line of aligned equations sit in the same baseline as the bullet and make the equation left justified? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ...
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How to create Bullet-List with Fancy Bullet Shapes?

Can somebody please provide some hint on how to achieve the following 2 types of bullet-lists? Type-1: [Diamond Shaped Bullets] Type-2: [Round Shaped Bullets]
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Style/macros for outlines in Plain TeX

I'm seeking a style file or other macros for creating an outline in Plain TeX, of the traditional indented style, eg. I. Big Idea A. Sub idea B. Sub idea 1. Thought ...
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Problem setting lengths in an environment (spilling outside of the environment)

I am having with spacing between paragraphs in my document, and I think I have been able to trace back to a custom environment I have defined. \makeatletter \def\remarkname{Remark} ...
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enumerate in multicols

The following image illustrates what am looking for: Essentially I want the numbering to occur as shown above but using the multicol and enumitem package. But when I try it by using the following ...
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Description list with aligned descriptions

This forum thread is exactly what I'm looking for. I want my description environment to produce this: Label is long text lab2 blalballalaa label3 possible second rule label ...
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enumitem line separation within a single item

I have this happening when the item wraps: The code I have so far is: \setlist{leftmargin=!, align=left, font=\large\textsf, itemsep=20pt, labelwidth=10pt, itemindent=-28pt} How can I adjust the ...
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Problem with using the list command with cross-referencing

I am facing a problem with the use of list command. I need to generate lists with specific numbering systems and then cross-reference them in different parts. By using the list command I am able to ...
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How to suppress vertical space between proof environment heads and itemize environments?

The user 'egreg' recently helped me to suppress vertical space between theorem heads and enumitem environments (such as itemize; see the link below). I now have a similar problem: When a proof ...
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how to create enumeration spanning multiple paragraphs? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Resuming a list i want to create a list which has arbitrary sized paragraphs in between: How can i do this? (what i have now is done with centering and there is no ...
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Unbold qcounter or enumerate

I want to ask about my work... \documentclass{article} \newcounter{qcounter} \begin{document} \begin{list} {\bfseries{}\textnormal{Langkah \arabic{qcounter}~}} { \usecounter{qcounter} ...
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Indenting part of paragraph after \\ in a list

MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} A list: \begin{itemize} \item \texttt{abc def ghi}\\ This needs to be indented. \item \texttt{jkl mno pqr}\\ This needs to me indented, too. \item ...
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How can I randomize a text itemization in ConTeXt?

I've defined my item groups as: \defineitemgroup[institm] \setupitemgroup[institm][1][text][symbol=2, indentnext=no, ] And \startinstitm {\bf Contributors } \item Foo Pty Ltd {\sc nsw} ...
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How to create numbered examples potentially with letter suffixes, e.g. using enumitem?

I have a weird numbering problem in a manuscript that uses sequentially numbered text examples. When an example demonstrates something which is e.g. wrong and later to be corrected they have suffixes ...
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Centered, left-aligned list

I'm attempting to left-align a centered list of elements. \begin{center} \begin{align} \begin{description} \item[] lorem \item[] ipsum \item[] lorem \item[] ipsum \end{description} \end{align} ...
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Increasing indentation in an enumerate

I have a slide with an enumerate that's partially in the main slide and partially in a column on the same slide. Here's a minimal example to show my intention: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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description: paragraph as definition - get straight left margin for multi-line definition

With \item[keyword]explanation-that-goes-on-for-several-lines I get: keyword this is the first line this is the second line But I'd like it like this keyword this is the first line ...
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change the itemize from bullet to square

I am trying to change the itemize symbols. Using \begin{itemize} \renewcommand{\labelitemi}{$\blacksquare$} \item An extensively analysis \end{itemize} the problem is the dimension of the ...
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What environment to use in writing formal deductions?

Learning about mathematical logic, I have to write formal deductions*. How can I write them using TeX? Any feedback is welcome. (*)Roughly they are numbered lists over two columns, the first ...
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Vertical line & list environment

I would like to make a good looking environment for my proofs. Some are spread on two pages so i thought of the list environment. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[francais]{babel} ...
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Formatting for body of \item in itemize/enumerate/description environment

What I am looking for is a way to specify some formatting, say italics, for the body of each \item in an itemize/enumerate/description environment, up front, without having to do it explicitly for ...
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enumerate item within an custom environment and mdframed

I'm trying to define a custom environment within mdframed for handling questions in a document. The reason for the question-solution structure is to enable parsing into other formats (html etc). The ...
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vertical extra space below lstlisting environment inside a list environment

i want several code listings to be embedded in an item of a custom list environment. To achieve this i employ the lstlisting environment of the listings package. Unfortunately extra vertical space is ...
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Extended reference for enumerate item using parent environment

I want to reference an item of an enumerate list by it's normal label, if we are still in that same enumeration and by an parent.item syntax if we are somewhere else in the document. For example: ...
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Enumeration in theorem environment

I am puzzled with a formating question. I was asked to change that the enumeration gives me italic numbers in the theorem environment to non-italic ones. How can customize enumeration, such that it ...
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Using `environ` to make a list of environments?

In my document I use an amsthm environment called question, which I use to, well, pose questions to myself for later reference. However, they are spread out in the text. I know ntheorem has a ...
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Altering the position of bullet given by \item

I am working on my resume and for that I am using one of the following construct: \documentclass[letterpaper,9pt]{article} \newlength{\outerbordwidth} \usepackage[empty]{fullpage} \usepackage{color} ...
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How to typeset the formatted counter in compactenum (paralist)?

I am using the compactenum environment from the paralist package, and would like to know how I can typeset the counter. What I mean is \begin{compactenum}[a)] \item I would like to typeset "a)" ...
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Create a list of lists in LaTeX?

I'm creating a problem bank and each problem is named using a list (e.g., \item Parametric particle trajectory). I'd like to auto-generate a list of problem names from this list and I;d like that list ...
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How to force a linebreak in itemization?

I have a proposition which consists of two itemized bullets. I want both to be displayed in an offset way, but the first one keeps getting displayed as a continuation of the Proposition in bold. How ...
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Asking a tikz picture to render at a specific relative location and to not take any space

I was wondering if there is a way to get the following behavior using TikZ (overlaying text with at a location relative to the anchor point in the text) The code would look like this: Here is a ...
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Using hfill to prevent expansion of text in table environment

I am using inline lists (from the enumitem package) within a table (see Comma-separated list environment) Originally, I had an issue where the inline list would expand horizontally to the width of the ...
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Why have my itemize environments been corrupted and how can I fix the issue? [closed]

I am using the ut-thesis template, and this is what stock bulleted lists look like: \usepackage{enumitem} %... \begin{itemize} \item{I like margin} \item{I like margarine} \end{itemize} ...
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Comma-separated list environment

This question is somewhat of a follow up to an answer to a previous question (http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/11587/13522). I would like to create a list environment (similar to itemize and enumerate) ...
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In LyX: Skipping numbers in enumerate and changing symbol of enumeration

I would like to skip numbers in a list. Consider the following example: \begin{enumerate} \item text1 \item[3.] text2 \item[22.] text3 \end{enumerate} However, I cannot figure out how to do this in ...
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customize space between lines and space to the left in enumeration

I would like to modify the enumeration in such a way that: there is no margin on the left (in the default enumeration, the numbering is indented from the left) there is a vertical space between ...
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Paralist environment

I'm using paralist environment in this form: \begin{compactenum}[(a)] \item Results with no change in the statement (except the replacement of $[a,\infty]$ for $[a,b]$): \begin{compactitem} \item ...
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Indenting multi-line list items in an enumeration

I have an enumeration environment in my LaTeX document consisting of several numbered steps. Now I need to indent some of these steps. I am using the following command to achieve this indentation for ...
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Multilevel enumerate inside tabularly environment generates incorrect numbering

I'm trying to include a enumerate list in an tabularly environment, but the numbering gets wrong when I add more than one level of depth to the list. \begin{table}[H] \begin{minipage}{\linewidth} ...
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how to define inparaenum in the preamble

I'm using both \inparaenum and \enumerate in my thesis and I would like them to set them in the preamble so that each item is set off with a). I used \setenumerate[0]{\itshape a\upshape)} in the ...
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How do I control the font of the item text in an enumitem list?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{description}[style=nextline] \item[Label 1] {\sffamily\LARGE item text 1} \item[Label2] Item text 2 \end{description} ...
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Modify default description style

I need to modify description style. I want the description entry to be on the next line, with a different color and \newenvironment{mydescription}{% \let\olditem\item% \begin{list}{}{ ...
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Problem with \hbox inside list

In the example below, the first \hbox to \linewidth ends up at the left of the page, despite the fact that it is inside an itemize environment. The presence of \hspace*{0pt} before the second seems to ...
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Add an asterisk left of an enumerate

I am looking for a simple way of adding an asterisk or some small image to the left of an enumerate such that the indentation of the enumeration is not affected by the latter. I have read Add asterisk ...