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How to label a list / make a line before list stick with the list?

I am getting frustrated by not being able to "label" lists in a way where the "label" would stick with the list and a page break (or column break) would not be introduced before it. Here is a MWE: \...
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Using paragraph hanging inside itemsize [closed]

I am making a CV on overleaf and I want to do paragraph hanging inside an item. \item \parindent=0pt \parskip=\medskipamount \hangindent=7em \hangafter=1 paragraph start: First Line ...
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How to fit long equation into a cell of table and how to use table in general

I am using tabular for the first time and found it to be unbelievably difficult to use. But the primary goal for now is to fit a long equation into the cell of a table \pagebreak \section{List of ...
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Make multiline list items line up horizontally

I'm trying to make a list in which each item has multiple lines, and I want the items to line up horizontally, like this: 1. this is the 2. and this is first item in the second item ...
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Make enumerate indent stretch

Some of my enumerate lists cause overfull hboxes. For example. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[scaled]{helvet} \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\sfdefault} \...
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Side by side checkboxes

I'd like to put some checkboxes side by side, but I don't know how. The only thing I found so far was this for checkboxes, but that's just an explanation for how to do them. How to create checkbox ...
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Pass a list to a keycommand or keyenvironment

I want to define command or environment using the keycommand package and pass a list to one key. In my case this would be a list of images. To be more explicit: How can I make the following ...
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My Abbreviation list is gone?

My MikTeX version is: 2.9 My TeXnicCenter version is: 2.02 My document is generated, everything is in their, content, references, but not my abbreviation list, though it did it yesterday and the name ...
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Vertical alignment of align* in enumerate

Related (but not the same): Align number from enumerate with equation Displaying an equation in a list Earlier today I asked a question about aligning equations in an enumerate environment and ...
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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} \begin{...
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Using enumerate with no indent

I have a enumerated list that start on the left of the text margin. How can I remove this so the word "Step 1" start on the same left margin like the rest of the document? \documentclass[paper=a4, ...
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Table with list

How would you make this kind of table? How can you line the numbers with each item in the list? I'm trying to use \multirow{17}{*} for the list, but it doesn't seem to work. This is the source code:...
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How do I change the `enumerate` list format to use letters instead of the default Arabic numerals?

I've seen documentation whereby an \alph command is put around the \begin{enumerate} somewhere, but I'm not entirely sure how that operates...
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Bulleted lists in moderncv cventry

I'm working on my CV in moderncv, and am trying to have a bulleted list that is correctly aligned when the text wraps around the page. I've been using $\bullet$s and newlines, but the text wraps ...
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How to Use Fillable Checkboxes from Hyperref with Lists

I would like to create a fillable PDF form with a list of items that each have a checkbox to its left. It would look similar to this: \documentclass[11pt, letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{enumitem}...
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Setstretch for a table

I am trying to put a list inside a table, using paragraph mode, but the space between the items is too wide, so I was thinking about using the setstretch{} command. Do you know how can I set it in the ...
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How can I make an enumerate list start at something other than 1?

Sometimes, I want to have enumerate lists in LaTeX start at other than the first value (1, a, i, etc.) How can I make an enumerate list start at an arbitrary value?
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Vertical line enclosing items in itemize

I want to LaTeX some notes. The result should look like this: The numbers are fine with me. The problem is how to draw those vertical lines (with the hook), particularly inside the itemize ...
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References to figures has bad hyperlinks

In my LaTeX document I have some figures. They are automatically numbered using the chapters they are within, for example. Fig 1.1, Fig 2.3 etc. I am using mwart document class. My problem is that the ...
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Will it ever be possible to use wrapfig with an enumerate or itemize environment?

wrapfig is incompatible with the enumerate and itemize environments. Is there a typographical reason not to wrap a list around a figure or is it a technical limitation of LaTeX? If it is a technical ...
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Show only top-level bullet points of list as an overview

I have a list that looks like this: Overview of item 1 Part 1 of more in depth description of item 1 Part 2 of more in depth description of item 1 Part 3 of more in depth description of item 1 ...
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Renewcommand labelitem doesn't work with multiple languages

I'm having troubles with the bullets for itemize. I need to have one part of my document in English and one part in French. Therefore I use: \usepackage[english,french]{babel} then in my document I ...
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Related enumeration inside another enumerate environment

How may I have a enumeration using the enumerate environment from which the inner environment counter relates to the item number which is already there for a previous environment? Using an [already ...
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Set math mode as default for each item in list

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item $x + y = z$ \item $e^{i\pi} + 1 = 0$ \end{enumerate} \end{document} I have a long list in which 95% of the entries are to be ...
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Line spanning across page inside list [duplicate]

I need a horizontal line to span across the page, up to the right margin (where the text would end). This works: \rule{\hsize}{0.4pt} But, when inside a list, the line goes over the margin because ...
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Enumerate starting at equation number

The following MWE contains proofs of equations numbered (2) through (4). I structure the proofs using an enumerate environment, so that the proof of equation (2) is labeled with 2., the proof of (3) ...
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How to create a separate List of Appendices like List of Figures or List of Tables in Lyx [closed]

My university requires a separate "List of Appendices" to be placed after the List of Tables and List of Figures in the dissertation. I created an Appendix from a normal chapter with Document->Start ...
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Enumerated list with headings / titles

I need an enumerated list that has titles like the description environment. I'v looked at the enumitem package but I'm not sure if / how I can use it for the desired effect. I want the list to look ...
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Should \minipage restore the default definition of \@par?

I came across the issue hinted at in the title while I was reflecting on this question (“Irregular spacing around a user-defined environment”) and its answer. The \@endparenv command is called by ...
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Inverting a boolean to create a list of alternate items

Does anyone know how to invert a boolean in LaTeX? It looks like once you are inside a logical test, resetting the logical value has no effect. Using the etoolbox package, I tried \foreach \n in {1,2,...
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List spacing being ignored in parcolumns environment

I am trying to make a 2 column resume using parcolumns but I am having a problem where any changes I make to the itemize or description environments are ignored if they are inside the parcolumns ...
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Items from file in itemize environment

Is it possible to import items from a file into an itemize environment? For example, consider a file with just words and no formatting: Elem1 Elem2 Elem3 Elem4 ... Elem120933 I like to read in this ...
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Alignment in custom description environment

I have to list the hardware of a computer, and I'd like to use the description environment from the enumitem package. I have several problems of alignment as you can see on the picture. I want the ...
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enumeration, full stop and \ref-\label formulations

I have a question regarding enumeration. I am busy setting exams in LaTeX and using the enumitem package. I would like the questions be numbered as follows with a fullstop after the number (because ...
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Easylist inside ntheorem

I want to use easylist inside a ntheorem environment. But it doesn't indent nested lists. Cropped PDF: Minimal example: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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How to reduce space in beginning but not in end of itemize

This refers to my question. How to reduce space in begining of itemize? [topsep=0] also reduces space between the itemize and text below to itemlist. I just want to reduce space in the beginning, ...
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How to reduce space in begining of itemize?

I am writing one list after one text. Following is list items: 1. Pen 2. Hen 3. Ten I need to reduce spacing between text (Following is list items:) and beginning of list (Pen). How can ...
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Insert Unicode private char

How I type the unicode char  in latex?
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Removing a line break following \item before \begin{align*} [duplicate]

I'm trying to remove the line break that occurs when trying to start an equation within a list. This is what I'm trying to do, and the output that occurs: ... \item \begin{align*} P(J|B,I,M)&=P(B)...
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Continue list environment using normal list coding

I am using normal list coding in tablenotes environment. MWE: \documentclass{article} \makeatletter \def\TNmakelabel#1{% \gdef\@tempa{#1}% \ifx\@tempa\@empty% \else% \textsuperscript{#1}%...
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Is there some way to add text between the items of an enumerate or itemize environment [duplicate]

The title says it all. This does not seem possible with a regular enumerate or itemize enviroment. Do you need to use a special/custom environment for this, or am I missing something? I thought this ...
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\topsep, \itemsep, \partopsep and \parsep - what does each of them mean (and what about the bottom)?

The enumitem package documentation says: \topsep, \itemsep, \partopsep, \parsep? Look it up, n00bz. L0L Ok, it doesn't quite say that, but - can I get a diagram with what each of these means? ...
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Enumerate List with Different Base number

Some old tests around here had questions that consisted in analyzing several items (each with a different number associated with it) and adding up the numbers of all the correct ones. To avoid having ...
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Writing results of some code

I am doing some homework on Newton's method and would like to display results after five (or so) iterations. I was hoping for something along the lines of > 0.001 > 0.011 > 0.111 > 0.111 &...
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How to use aligment in a list?

At the moment: What I want: Here is the code: \begin{enumerate}[(a)] \item $3,6,9,12, \dots$ \item $3,5,7,9,11, \dots$ \item $2,3,5,7,11,13, \dots$ \item \includegraphics[scale=...
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A five level deep list

I would like to create a five level deep list using the enumitem package. I found this suggestion on stackoverflow and implemented it as follows \documentclass[twoside,a4paper,12pt]{report} \...
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Enumerate with prime numbers

I was making a numbered list in LaTeX, but I was wondering whether I could make the numbers of the list prime numbers. So I'd like something like: 2. List item 3. List item 5. List item 7. List item ...
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Vertical spacing in list — latex3 syntax

Consecutively to this question, I need to add something after the inclusion of on itemed file to be sure that what comes next begins on a nexwline. I don't want skip blanck line in the source I'd like ...
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List and minipage indent problem

Some times I need to enclose a list of questions in a minipage to put a picture on the right. When the minipage starts with a list there is an indent problem, when there is somme text before it works ...
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Checkboxes in front of labels

How do I create a checkbox in front of the label in an enumerate environment. I don't want to change the label to a checkbox, but want a checkbox in front of the label. So for example. Answer the ...