{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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place bullet items in tabular form

I would like to get the items to show up with the bullet in a tabular form, however, when I try to place the items in a table, I get an error...here is the code: ...
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The exercise package in list form

I would like --- using the exercise package --- to make lists of exercises using the ExerciseList environment. The output is supposed to look like in the below example. The exercises are to be ...
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Spread bullet points across block in slide using beamer

I'm using beamer to create some slides for a presentation. I've got a block containing a bulleted list. The list only has three items, and all three items are bunched up in a small block at the top of ...
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right description list LaTeX beamer

How to do right align a description list using beamer? Name | Joel Spolsky Address | Some address Using the enumitem package as suggested in Description list with right alignment of ...
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How to remove space before enumerate?

How can i remove space before enumerate? % before \begin{document} \usepackage{enumerate} This is first line and i need to remove space between this line and item list below it. % after ...
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Choice between asparaitem, compactitem, and itemize

I am writing a conference paper (in lncs). I see people using different itemization styles: asparaitem, compactitem, and itemize. Because the spacing of these environments is somewhat different, I am ...
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How to enable line breaking in the standard proof environment with amsmath?

I want to redefine the proof so it accepts linebreaks in the name \renewenvironment{proof}[1][\proofname]{\par \pushQED{\qed}% \normalfont \topsep6\p@\@plus6\p@\relax \trivlist ...
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Align Scaled Image With Text Centered in Columns

Say given a list of items: Item 1: Item 2: Item 3: Item 4: I want this list to be split into two columns with images aligned on each side of them. Much like a centered bar-graph (If there's a way ...
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Format reference to items in nested list with cleveref

I'm using the cleveref package to format references in my documents. However I am having difficulties implementing different formats for labels referring to enumerate-lists, in particular nested list. ...
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New section-like environment based on enumerate

I would like to define a new environment which basically works very similarly to enumerate. I want to create sort of sections with the following features: the numbering should go in the left margin ...
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Correcting (removing) adjustwidth's vertical spacing

Consider the following example that uses changepage's adjustwidth to set a single paragraph at 80% of the text width (on the left). Compare this to the use of \parshape (on the right): ...
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Make a command start new line in a list if it is not currently at the end of another list

I am trying to typeset a structured proof as demonstrated by Leslie Lamport in his paper How to Write a 21st Century Proof. In particular, I am trying to typeset Figure 3 (shown below). My code and ...
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Set enumeration level explicitly

I have the need for a custom list environment at the outermost level, defined as follows: \newboolean{odd} \setboolean{odd}{true} \usepackage{environ} \newcounter{exnum}[section]% Exercise counter ...
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Compilation error when including enumitem and paralist packages

I encounter an error when I compile a LaTeX document which includes both the enumitem and the paralist packages. Here is my MWE code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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Listing items with specific alignment

How do I do list items so that the number is adjacent to the first item? For example: 1. a. Eggs b. Feathers 2 a. Mention two... b. How can we... c. List three... With good spacing and ...
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How do I get dots in numbering in enumerate

Consider this simple example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Blah. \begin{enumerate}[i.] \item \label{petite} Petite blah. \end{enumerate} ...
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ConTeXt: Font change shifts column content

Background I would like to place balanced itemized lists inside a two-column layout. Problem Changing the font affects the balanced layout; the fonts are: Chivo Gentium Basic Code The ...
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Having item labels in a description environment start with a paragraph indent

How can I make the item labels of a description environment start with a paragraph indent? I mean that they should be indented like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Description items inside table?

I'm new to LaTeX and trying to create a resumé. I know there are alternatives like moderncv but I'd like to try creating it from scratch. I would like to have dates displayed on the left, sort of ...
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Customizing subequations numbering in itemized list

This is a follow-up on the question subequation numbering in itemized list. \documentclass[10pt]{article} % for fancy math \usepackage{amsmath} % rank operator \DeclareMathOperator*{\rank}{rank} % ...
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Conflict enumerate in beamer

Why when using enumerate environment I got error when place \includeonlyframes{} to compile only single frame. But this error dissapear when I remove \includeonlyframes{}. This is my code: ...
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Working in Landscape Orientation to make a To-Do List

I'm essentially trying to re-create the following (Which may have been created in Microsoft Word) with LaTeX. I have figured out how to get into landscape orientation but it goes down onto a new page ...
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auto-starting itemize with \item?

I frequently write slides in beamer, and besides a few macros I use (e.g. for two-column frame), I often type \begin{itemize} and \end{itemize}. What would be a nice TeXish way for either starting the ...
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Tabbed enumerate that is aligned with previous line

I would like to be able to replicate the following image. I am not sure how to force the enumerate to align after $M_2 =$. Could anyone provide an example replicating this?
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Left margin for 'custom' item of enumeration

I'm recently started making my homework in LaTeX. I'm using the following style. \begin{enumerate}[leftmargin=0.5cm] \begin{enumerate} \item Question \item[answer (a)] Answer ...
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How can one refer to a part of an equation?

When having multiple equations inside one displaymath environment, it is sometimes desirable to refer to just one of them without having to break the environment up into smaller pieces. Take for ...
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How to make a list of unbreakable items?

In continuation of this question, I tried to make a list of items each consisting of unbreakable text. This can be done manually using minipage: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Two column? list with arrows between items

How would one achieve a list of two columns like this one: I only want list bullets on the left side, so in fact if each entry is a single item that's fine. Items never span multiple lines. I've ...
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Enumerate in Abstract (scrartcl-class)

When using the enumerate environment inside the abstract environment of the scrartcl-class, the intend for the first item does not match those of the following items: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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Table inside description list

I'm trying to put a table inside a list environment but without success. I'd like to have the table inside the item (matching \linewidth) and not floating in the next page. \begin{description} ...
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Eliminating space at the end of list environments

I am attempting to eliminate the vertical space at the end of listing environments (enumerate, itemize and describe) but only when the list environment is at the end of a leftbar environment from the ...
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How to make an enumerate list with a set margin

I simply want to nest lists for answering homework problems with multiple parts as such \begin{description} \item[3] \item[5] \begin{enumerate} \item \item \end{enumerate} \end{description} ...
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“Nice” way to list pro and contra aspects

I am currently evaluating different alternatives and would like to present a few pro and contra arguments for each possibility. My first thought was to present these arguments side-by-side using two ...
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How to numbering subs in a definition nicely?

The code what I've got: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \begin{document} \textbf{Definition 1.1} The definition contains following contents: \begin{enumerate} \item The first ...
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Nested enumerate with multicols

I am currently working with nested enumerate environments in which the second level is typeset using a multicols, as follows : \documentclass[12pt, letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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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 left align text in two column itemize

When I use following MWE for getting itemized text in two columns, the item in the list sometimes take a "justified" formatting and thus there is significant space in between two words. This produces ...
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How can I use align inside itemize without a newline? [duplicate]

I would like to use align inside of itemize as an item, but without a newline. How can I do this? MWE \documentclass[a5paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage{amssymb, amsmath} % needed for math ...
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Can I make an environment that defaults to include \item\relax tags in front of paragraphs?

This certainly sounds lazy, but my use case is designing a crude template for power point presenters to use in converting their content to a company's specific presentation standard, without their ...
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reference the table of contents/ hyperlink

when i use the \tableofcontents or \listoffigures, it creates a page with the hyperlink placed on the name of the section.There is a red square around the title. However i want the hyperlink to be on ...
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Problems with counters and frame splitting commands and environments in beamer

Using the package gb4e for linguists in the beamer environment in combination with frame splitting commands \pause or environments overprint, I face the following problem: The number are "jumping" ...
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messy/overwritten numbering in enumerate tag

I have the following in my LateX code: \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{lstlisting} ...
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Creating a simple list of symbols

Inspired by this great answer I tried to manually create a glossary-style environment for a simple list of symbols. Basically I wanted to create a command newsymbol that can be executed from anywhere ...
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Vertical alignment of lrbox with minipage inside

I'm trying to make an environment that prints highlighted notes, and I can't get the vertical alignment right. Here's a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} ...
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How can I get cleveref / enumitem to print, not 'item (e)', but 'Proposition 1 (e)'?

I currently make use of enumitem and cleveref to show references to theorems. Sometimes, I want to reference a point in a list inside of a theorem. It should show [Name of theorem type, e.g. ...
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Remove Bullet Symbols from List

I have to typeset a document which contains several dozen lists which are already numbered. For various reasons, I cannot use LaTex's enumerate automatic numbering feature for these lists--the numbers ...
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Vertical spacing for writing answers

I couldn't find any answers to this issue, so I hope you LaTeX gurus can help me out. I am formatting a study guide with the KOMA scrbook class. Throughout there are (enumerated) lists of discussion ...
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Uniformly itemize list in two columns throughout the document

How can I get lists arranged in two columns throughout the document. I would like to make changes only in preamble and not in the list. I am thinking of this structure . First item . second item ...
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how to cancel a space?

I'm trying to cancel the space made by \item using \hspace{0cm} but this haven't work. Any suggestion please ? \begingroup \setlength{\LTleft}{-20cm plus -1fill} \setlength{\LTright}{\LTleft} ...
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Reduce size of \bullet character in lists

Example for a list using mdwlist: \begin{itemize*} \item First \item Second \end{itemize*} The bullet symbol for the first level can be redefined with: \renewcommand{\labelitemi}{$\bullet$} It ...