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How can I define bullet style for itemize with french option babel?

I would like to use itemize environment with the bullet style before each item. I found out that the french option with the babel package seems to define the dash style for the itemize environment. It ...
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Grab the new list label

My question is very simple: when I define a new list using enumitem how can I get the label that is used? I now that I can do that with \label ... \ref (as it is in the MWE), but I need a descriptor ...
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Inserting day of the week into custom datetime format

I'm using a custom datetime format and a custom environment to generate a list of dates (for a course syllabus), and would like to modify it a bit more to add the abbreviated day name after the ...
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Making a list with dates for labels, automatically skipping days

I'm making my first syllabus in LaTeX and would like to know if there is a LaTeX-y way to generate the course schedule. Something like: 7/5 Friday: Read blah 7/8 Monday: Blah 7/10 ...
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Organized list with border

I saw this list type in a Latex generated document, but I cannot for the life of me figure out what the syntax for it is supposed to be. Here's an image of the list in question: I know this is ...
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Indentation of Lists in Environments

Based on the answer of Markus Scharrer, I am using the custom lstnewenvironment to get code and Section with my environment. Since I use an environment in an environment (I know it may not be the best ...
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Lists of displayed math

How do I format a list of questions like this? I'm getting the equation on a new line below the i) when using enumerate and \list. I don't want to get rid of \[ and \] either as I like the long ...
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Enumerated list of displayed integration questions [duplicate]

How do I format a list of questions like this? I'm getting the equation on a new line below the i) when using enumerate and \list. I don't want to get rid of \[ and \] either, as I like the long ...
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How should I prevent images from floating between list and paragraph before

I have a list which has some text that describes the list and an image that gets in between of those: The LaTeX code looks similar to this: \begin{figure}...\end{figure} \textbf{\textit{...
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Changing color and fonts of itemize

How can I change the font and color of a particular command in a LaTeX document? For example I want all the text that follows the \item tag to be gray and the font should be different from the rest ...
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environment and newcommands

I am writing a summary of my methods in c++ where the outputstyle is always the same like that: TestFunc (Title as subsection) Method Boolean TestFunc(Integer MyPar) (this should be in a Lstlisting ...
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How to make Directory List in LaTeX?

I am writing an article using LaTeX. It is a research report about developing mathematics ebook using LaTeX. It contains directory list consists of folders and files, like this: - [folder_icon][...
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Tabstop and line wrap inside itemize

What I am trying to achieve: some list: - some text - Def.: Some long text which should both automatically wrap to a new line and be tabbed as displayed here. - some sublist * with the ...
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Itemize in tabular [duplicate]

I really don't get it. I've made e.th. in theory and still it says that I've probably missed "}" somewhere. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{bpchem} \...
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Enumerate Package

I'm trying to write an exam paper using LaTeX. I use the enumerate package, e.g. \begin{enumerate} \item This question is about balloons. \begin{enumerate} \item What shape are balloons? ...
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Shared counter between enumerate and equations

I'm currently writing some math stuff in LaTeX and I've encountered the following problem: I'd like to have "shared" counters in equations and specific lists, s.t. for example \begin{equation} a +...
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Referencing enumeration items by number and name

I'm currently using enumitem for automatically numbering several requirements in my thesis. However, as each requirement has not only a number but also a short title, when referencing to it using \ref ...
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Theorem with separate tikz environments for header and body

My initial question: I'm writing my lecture notes in LaTeX and used some customized theorem environments with amsthm so far. Now I wanted to redesign those theorems with help of tikzpicture. That's ...
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“Description” for compactitem on the same page

Sometimes a have a construct like: Some examples: \begin{compactitem} \item first \item second \item third \end{compactitem} With the samepage environment, I can enforce to put the entire list on ...
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No spacing between enumerated items with \usepackage{enumerate}

I use this code now: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item a \item b \item c \end{enumerate} \end{document} I want to decrease the line ...
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Extraneous empty line within memoir's list environment (for very tight lists) if used with memoir's Spacing environment (for single-spacing)

In order to typeset lists with very tight interline spacing, I normally define my own tightlist using memoir's list environment. Even though my definition (see shortly) (1) ensures that all vertical ...
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How to center dmath equation under an item?

I have this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{breqn} \usepackage{blindtext} \eqinterlinepenalty=0 \intereqpenalty=0 \begin{document} \blindtext[3] \begin{itemize} \item ...
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Define a custom command to wrap easylist

I've installed the easylist package and am using it just fine. I've tried to create a custom command to shorten my typing as I've done before with the regular \begin{itemize}. My regular one that ...
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No indent in description list

I have the following text in LaTeX: I want that the second sentence of item A starts below the first word of the first sentence (So 'It is raw...' is outlined with 'Data are facts...'). I have ...
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Box around several but different items in an itemize environment

I am trying to highlight, at the end of my slide, several items in a list with a box in something similar as in the method shown in Box around a few items in an itemize environment. The difference ...
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Including wraptable in itemize list

Attempting to use wraptable/wrapfigure from within a bulleted list results in the table going below the list, and not within the list itself. The text in the bulleted list should be paragraph-sized, ...
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How to correctly shrink the bullets of itemize

How can I shrink the bullets of itemize without change its positioning and the centering versus the items? My code below show that behaviour in fact the two item underneath have a bullet shifted down ...
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Right alignment of description items (similar to default enumerate)

Let us consider the following example : \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[left=.45in,right=.45in,top=.6in,bottom=.6in,headheight=14.5pt] {geometry} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{...
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emacs+auctex: prevent region filling when inserting itemize

When inserting an itemize environment around some text (using C-c C-e) AucTeX insists on doing paragraph-filling on said text, which messes up my layout. Is there a simple way to prevent that ? ...
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vertical spacing on enumitem

In the example below I want the enumerate list to essentially be ``inline'' with the word Example from the example environment. It works perfectly with text or enumerate* (inline list), but I cannot ...
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Follow up Question: Label and Reference Equation inside Enumerate Environment

I have seen the answers to How can I center text/math inside a list environment. The accepted solution there, however, does not allow me to reference displayed equations. Another solution given there ...
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Spacing after itemize (without parskip package)

This piece of code seemed to be working fine for a long time, until I try to remove the parskip package. Without this package, it seems that I need to include two hacks: Add a \vspace{-\baselineskip}...
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How to incorporate counter in list label [duplicate]

I want to label my enumeration like SOMETEXT01, SOMETEXT02, ..., SOMETEXT10, etc. I read through a couple of questions and know how to create a counter that adds in leading zeros. \newcounter{counter}...
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Break theorem style in amsart [duplicate]

I want to make a theorem's header stands in a separated line like (as style break in ntheorem) Examples 1 (1) GL(n) (2) SL(n) I copied the solution from Theorem formatting, but it doesn't work ...
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Empty List Environment

I created commands for resume fields. This is a simplified example of the desired outcome: Currently, I have to create two separate commands to do this, one with \begin{itemize} and the other ...
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Does LaTeX dislike putting floating figures within an enumerated list?

I have a big floating figure that is being shifted a little more far than the usual and I suspect it might be because LaTeX does not like to put figures within an enumerated list (which is filling up ...
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Tighter-spaced bulleted list should have ordinary line spacing to paragraphs/lines above and below

To get tighter line spacing (my document's main spacing is 1.5-spacing, and I'm using memoir), I normally use a self-defined "tight list" (tightlist in the code below). This works well. However I ...
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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} \begin{...
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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 \label{tab:...