{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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Multicolumn enumerate [duplicate]

How can I do this and how can I make a multicolumn enumerate with, for example, three items and another with seven items?
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How to avoid outer list setting affect inner list list? What is the default setting of enumerate?

For example, \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{description}[leftmargin=2cm,labelindent=-0.25cm,labelsep*=1cm] \item[first] test ...
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Single occurrences of special refererence style (using the automatic numbering) to a list item (without changing the style of the other occurrences)?

I have a list: \begin{enumerate}[label={[\Roman*]},ref={[\Roman*]}] \item\label{item1} The first item. \end{enumerate} What I want to achieve is this: In the most instances, I want to refer to ...
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How can I modify the settings of the margin item in a list?

In the article class I have this section of code \if@twocolumn \setlength\leftmargini {2em} \else \setlength\leftmargini {2.5em} \fi \leftmargin \leftmargini \setlength\leftmarginii {2.2em} ...
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Setting up enumerate list with custom titles

How do I change the beginning of each elements of an enumerate list. I have a list with 3 elements, all of them appearing as 1. 2. etc. How do I change that to become Example 1: Example 2: etc ...
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Rolling bullet points in beamer

Often when I use beamer for slides I use an itemize environment with \pause to show off one bullet point at a time. Also, often all the points I want to show on a single slide does not fit and I need ...
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Global setting of spacing between items in itemize environment for beamer

I'd like to modify the spacing between items in the itemize environment. This post shows how to modify a specific itemize environment (\addtolength{\itemsep}{0.5\baselineskip}). However, I'd like to ...
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Etoolbox: how to compare two lists?

My wish is to have two different lists: \listone{a,b,c} \listtwo{a,c,d,e} and to have two macros: \iflistincludedAND{lista}{listb}{<true>}{<false>} which returns true if every item ...
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Can we use itemize specially nested itemize without itemize environment?

I am writing in Markdown a LaTeX doc. In this special environment I apply a R Code after every \item. It means I cannot use itemize environment! And I know that there is HTML possiblity like we ...
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How to insert a “skip” after every row using the task package?

Currently, I am using mainly the tasks package. Works quite well. The only problem is that to find a way to make after-skip=6\baselineskip work for every row? Is that possible? ...
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mixed-language nested enumerate

In a previous question I was given a simple way to switch temporarily to English enumerate whilst in a Arabic mainlanguage document. This solution works for the first level of enumerate. It doesn't ...
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ConTeXt: change distance between inmargin bullets and text in bulleted list

Can some kind soul show me how to specify the amount of horizontal space between list symbols (bullets, numbers, etc.) and item text in ConTeXt? Specifically, I'm trying to create a bulleted list in ...
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How to change itemize bullets with specific alphabet?

I have an itemize bullets in beamer as follow: \begin{itemize} \item Condition 1 \item Condition 2 \item Condition 3 \end{itemize} which produces as you know a list of bullets: ...
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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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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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Left align labels in itemize

I want my itemize environment to output something like Email: my@email.com Address: Street name City Country Phone: My phone number I have tried using ...
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Insert image and list inside a table

I am trying to add both an image and list inside a table but I face various problems. As shown in the picture, the image is above the first horizontal line and also the lists are not properly ...
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Horizontal bibliography listing

Using the following commands I'm able to get the bibliography being displayed vertically as usual (this case in a poster): \nocite{*} % Insert publications even if they are not cited in the poster ...
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How to start itemize on same line as text?

I've created a new environment called 'Example' like this: \newenvironment{example} {\textbf{Example:} \begin{itemize}} {\end{itemize}} The environment works fine, but the items are ...
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How to type a sentence inside a list? [duplicate]

I was wondering whether it's possible to have sentences within a list but without a sentence being part of the list. For example, in the image below the sentence "Moreover, ..." starts just like the ...
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Simple chronology using the description environment

I'd like to create a simple chronology/biography such as those you see sometimes in books: The most straightforward way that comes to my mind is by using the description environment. But if I try ...
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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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Lyx nested enumerate creation

I try to create the following in LyX. But it does not give what i want. 1 (a) text OR (b) text 2 (a) (i) text (ii) text OR (b) text LyX does allow only to produce as shown ...
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How to remove vertical space between enumerate list and sub-list? [duplicate]

I'm putting together some homework sheets for my maths class using LaTeX (more specifically via LyX) and there's something to do with the bullet points that's annoying me. Look at the following image. ...
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Align beamer slides with frame breaks

As addressed in First slide of references in beamer starts one line further down, a bibliography across several slides is not vertically aligned from the first slide to the next. In that case, it ...
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Automatic alternating labels in the description list

I need to use the description environment in such a way that I don't have to write alternating labels over and over again (as shown in the example below). Is there any way that these labels become ...
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How to create a list with numbering greek letters?

I was wondering if there is a way to create a list in LaTeX (I use TeXstudio) where the numbering are greek letters. So far I have written this: \begin{enumerate} \item[($\alpha$)] ...
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spacing within block and between blocks with list in beamer

I am using beamer blocks in the default theme to delimit "paragraphs" in a frame. When I use a list within a block, the vertical spacing is different compared to the spacing for a block with no list, ...
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Combine tocloft and minitoc to create custom lists in document sections

I created custom lists with tocloft and succesfully typeset them as a replacement for a toc (It is about music sheets with songs being grouped in groups of songs). I now would like to have a list of ...
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Counter name of inline lists with enumitem

I am using the enumitem package and need to access the counter values after the end of the environment. With a standard \newlist{Example}{enumerate}{2} for instance, the counter value is simply ...
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Prevent exsheets from creating newline at beginning of question

I want to use the exsheets package for some homework sheets in combination with enumitem. When I encapsulate an enumerate environment inside a question environment, the first item of the enumeration ...
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List of images used in the document latex [duplicate]

I have written a book and inserted a lot of illustrations. All illustrations are input in my document as: \begin{center} \includegraphics [scale=1]{image/1_12.pdf} \end{center} I have about 500 ...
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Spacing problem after a list at the beginning of a theorem

In the following example, how (if possible) can one make the line after the fruits be formatted in the same way as the line after the vegetables in a "clean" way without moving the apple to ...
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Redefine optional argument to item

Similarly to this question, I would like the optional argument of the \item command to print the number of points. Since I don't want to define a new list environment or a custom \item command I tried ...
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how do I add line numbers to itemize environment?

I have an itemize environment that I use in a figure to describe, say, an algorithm or a process. I want to include line numbers, all aligned on the left most side of the figure so that I can refer to ...
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Lists don't work with the abntex2 class and paralist package (a memoir based one)

I'm writing a research project using the abntex2 class, which was built over memoir. Everything was fine until I found out that lists (itemize, description, enumerate) weren't working anymore... ...
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Multicolumn list with same number of items in each column

I want to make a multicolumn list with the same number of items in each column. I tried this with multicols, but some items have bigger heights than others so I got a column of 5 and a column of 3: ...
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Good method for typesetting meeting minutes?

Can anyone suggest a good way of formatting minutes from business meetings? [Update:] I'm particularly looking for an easy way to have an 'action items' column at the right side, and possibly a ...
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How can I add a list of mathematical variables to my appendix?

I would like to include a section in my appendix which shows a list of mathematical symbols, operators, etc. with a textual explanation right next to them. Ideally they should be separated by dots ...
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Small Caps in Description Label?

The description environment allows an optional heading, like \item [<heading>] text, to be used. By default this makes the text <heading> bold. I'm having the issue that this style of ...
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Creating a list

I have to create a list of abbreviations. In the list, I have to write the short form on the left side and the fullform on the right side. I don't need a fancy style of creating this list of ...
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Itemize list misaligned in Moderncv

EDIT: Updated Tex Live and problem no longer occurs. Thanks! -- Im writing my CV with the moderncv class. When I insert a list in a cventry the bullet points in the description don't line up with ...
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Create math-exams with lists of student names

I am a math teacher form Germany. I want to create tests for my students. As is customary I will design two test groups: Test A Test B I will also have a list of names: Joe Peter Julie ... I ...
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How can I embed lists within tcolorbox correctly?

tcolorbox I am using this package over mdframed because it offers a plethora of features to create robust boxes (handles single and multipage situations). How can I embed lists e.g. description ...
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Changing left margin in itemize environment of beamer class

I can't figure out how to line up the symbols of an itemize environment in beamer with the left part of the main text. In other words, I would like to supress the left margin in beamer itemize lists. ...
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Spacing between lines with bullets

How to reduce spacing between lines with bullets? \item[$\bullet$ Text1] \item[$\bullet$] Text2 What command will include spacing between the lines generated by the above?
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insert greek letter in enumerate list [duplicate]

When I type \alpha my list get crazy...What I am doing wrong? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \pagestyle{empty} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{ifxetex} ...
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ConTeXt \definedescription: How to get the description's label on a line of its own?

ConTeXt: How do I get multi-level descriptions? The contextgarden example does not work shows how to get nested descriptions, but each description begins on the same line as the label that it ...
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Customize list label via optional argument

I'm writing a syllabus for a class for which I created a custom enumerate environment, class, that formats it the way I want. The key is that it automatically adds the word "Class X", where X is the ...
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Multi-column enumerate environment

Is there a simple way to produce a 2-column enumerated list like this: a. A short bit of text d. And so on b. Another short bit e. Down to ... c. Yet another f. ...