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Annoying space before the first item in an enumeration which starts a theorem

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \newtheorem{Theorem}{Theorem} \begin{document} \begin{Theorem} On the other hand, this one has only one claim. \end{Theorem} \begin{Theorem} \...
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Avoiding a line break at the beginning of an enumerate

How can I avoid the line break at the begin of an enumerate environment? I've noticed that theorem-style environments succeed in doing so. I'm using the enumitem package and my concrete example is: \...
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Inputenc: utf8 characters in cross-references

I am using the hack given here as accepted solution to refer to a description list item by name instead of number. It works nicely, except when one of the words in the name ends with a non-ascii ...
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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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beamer: Top-aligning columns within a top-aligned frame

According to section 3.10 of the beamer manual, the t option top-aligns either every frame (when used as a class option) or a single frame (when used as optional argument of a frame environment). ...
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How to have nested list overlays without wobble

I'm trying to use overlays to reveal successive bullet points in an itemize environment. Each item contains its own second-level itemize environment, which will also be revealed one item at a time. ...
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How to control column/page breaks in multicols environment with nested lists?

I've a nested list within a multicolumn like this: \begin{multicols}[2] \begin{list} \item main item1 \begin{list} \item this is a very long item \item this is a short ...
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Changing the entries of a list environment

If I have a new list environment like so: \newenvironment{textblockX} { \begin{list} {Question} {} } { \end{list} } How would I refer to an item of the list within the environment? ...
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Alignment of item number in list containing a minipage

I would like to have the list number at the beginning of the item, and not centered as is the case for item (b) the example below. If I comment out the \usepackage{nccmath}, I get this, but then the ...
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Draw a rectangle

How to draw a highlighted box around a bulleted item.
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Item displayed twice in beamer itemize

In a beamer presentation I'm trying to display two different images during the same item in itemize. If I add a \pause between the items the images are not displayed. So, how should I display the "...
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Formatting lengths of inner list environment are added to outer list environment

The code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[body={20em,100ex}]{geometry} \newcommand{\abc}{\rule{0.95em}{1ex}\kern.05em\allowbreak} \newcommand{\abcd}{\abc\abc\abc\abc\abc} \newcommand{\abcde}{\abcd\...
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Prevent itemize from creating newline at end of list

I'm using the itemize environment with the enumitem package, and one of the issues I'm having is that the itemize environment seems to create a newline, or at least add vertical spacing at the end of ...
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How do I use tab stops in enumerate or itemize?

Current code is: \begin{enumerate}[label=LEVEL \arabic{*},leftmargin=*] \item Description of Level 1 \quad L1 \\ \emph{more text} \item Description of Level 2 \quad L2 \\ \emph{more text} \...
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Should I place \noindent after enumerations, itemization, and descriptions?

I wonder if I should put the \noindent command immediately after enumerations, itemization, and especially after descriptions. For instance: \begin{itemize} \item One morning, when Gregor Samsa ...
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How to add more space between list items?

I have a list. Editor says it shall have more space between items. How to achieve such thing?
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Too much whitespace before lists when changing the \parskip length

I have the following in my preamble: \addtolength{\parskip}{\baselineskip} \setlength{\parindent}{0 pt} Now there is too much whitespace before an enumerate list environment, in the example I have ...
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Is there a way for a command to have a scope within item?

I defined a command \newcommand{\done}{\color[RGB]{124, 124, 255}} Is there a way to use it as \item \done la-la instead of \item {\done la-la} It bothers me to put brackets all the time. ...
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beamer: change individual bullet color in itemize list

Is there a "nice" way to change the color of individual bullet points? For example imagine a list like this: \begin{itemize} \item A \begin{itemize} \item pro 1 \item con 1 \item pro ...
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Tabbing inside itemize (or itemize inside tabbing)

How can I combine the tabbing and itemize environments so that I'll have a list in which I can use tabstops? - It would be nice foo bar - If I could get this working baz quuz I ...
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multicolumn long table or enumeration

I would like to generate a multi-column table that wraps within columns of the document, and splits across pages. There are a couple of similar questions here How do I create a really long table in ...
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Replacing entries in a csv list

I want to replace entries in a csv list, where the list parser can be arbitrary (eg: ,;:|). An example follows: \def\x{r;s;t;x;y;z} In this list I want to efficiently replace r,t,x by a,b,c via, ...
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`enumitem` package can't be used in conjunction with `numprint` (or how to set enumerate item has the type of 01, 02, etc.)

I want get a enumerate list has shape 01, 02, etc. The LaTeX code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{numprint} \begin{document} \nplpadding{2} \begin{enumerate}[label=\numprint{...
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Automatically number a description list [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enumerated description list I would basically like to produce some kind of combination of an enumerate and a description environment. Manually \begin{description} \item[1....
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Error with cleveref + enumerate + tikz-qtree

I get an error in my document in the following circumstance: Using the cleveref package And the tikz-qtree package (for drawing syntax trees) Inside an enumerate environment Here's a MWE: \...
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Specifying bullet type when using itemize

Is there a way to get a specific type of bullet instead of the filled bullets when you first activate the itemize command in LaTeX? I am trying to get hollow bullets from the start instead of using ...
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Spacing issues with itemize in a table

I've been trying to use lists of items in a table. This was easy to do but I could not find a way to align them in the same way as plain text in a table. Let me give an example: \documentclass{...
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Page-breaking over titles of theorems that have lists

When I have multiple part theorems, I use an enumerate environment inside my theorem environment. However, I don't like the list to start at the same level as the theorem title, since this produces ...
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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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amsart and enumerate environment

I'm using the amsart documentclass. Now the equation numbers are aligned to the left, I'm okay with that but what bothers me is the following: If I have equations in an enumerate environment it ...
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Defining my own description environment

I need help writing my own description environment. The only thing I want to change is the appearance of description label. I can achieve what I want universally just fine with the following bit in ...
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Can one replace bullet points with graphics?

Is it possible to replace bullet points in an itemize environment with graphics? I can find answers about replacing bullet points with other symbols, but in all the examples I can find, these symbols ...
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Where do I find \item definition to redefine it?

I want to modify the parameters used by \item in a {list} environment. Where can the original definition be found in my LaTeX distribution to copy and modify?
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How to change the space between the itemize “items” in LaTeX? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Vertical space in lists How to change the space between the itemize "items" in LaTeX so that I can continue to use the "itemize" and "item" tag without needing to redefine ...
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Outline of style I. A. i. a. 1. …

Is there an easy way to create an outline of this form? I. Header [tab]A. Subheader [tab][tab]i. Item [tab][tab][tab]a. Subitem I found an outlines package that let me specify levels with \1, \2, ...
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References to lists in theorem-like environments/writing # symbol to files

A little warning in advance: This will be quite lenghty. I spent quite some time over the last few days trying to solve the following problem: I'm typesetting mathematical lecture notes and have used ...
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LaTeX verbatim environment inside lists

I am using LaTeX and I have a verbatim environment inside an enumerate one. However, there is much whitespace between the verbatim text and the following list item. What I have now is something like ...
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labels for itemize in proposition

I have a Proposition which consists of an itemize with three claims, i.e. \begin{prop} \begin{itemize} \item[(i)] ... \item[(ii)] ... \item[(iii)] ... \end{itemize} \end{prop} I wish to insert ...
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How can I center text/math inside a list environment?

When using math (display) mode in conjunction with a list environment, the displayed material is not truly centered on the page; it is only centered with respect to the indentation of the item. ...
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Comma-separated list

I would like to produce comma-separated lists, like "a, b, c, d" or "a, b, c, and d". Requirements: In the Latex source code, each line of the source code should contain one list element, and as ...
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How to include enumerate in tabular?

I would like to have text in one column table with multiple rows, but I need to include an enumerate in one cell. I get errors and read on the Internet the problem is in combining environments with \...
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Create a series of connected, list-filled boxes (flowchart?)

I would like to create a series of horizontally linked 'text boxes', with arrows between each one. Each box will contain some text (probably a list with a title). I would like it to look something ...
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Change bullet style / formatting in Beamer

I like the Boadilla layout for Beamer presentations, but I find its enumerate bullet points illegible, as illustrated below (from the Beamer Theme Matrix). How can I change the formatting of the ...
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Enumeration flush right

How can I do enumeration like this: Some loresipsum, lores ipsume loresipsum, lores ipsume loresipsum, lores ipsume loresipsum, lores ipsume loresipsum, lores ipsume loresipsum, lores ipsume ...
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Custom itemize environment which takes color as argument

Using beamer, I would like to change the color of the itemize bullet according to a passed argument, something like \begin{myitemize} \item[red] no \item[green] yes \end{myitemize} Is ...
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List environment inside the tabular environment: extra line at top preventing alignment

I have a LaTeX question that is bugging me. I have been trying to get a list environment to appear correctly inside the tabular environment. So far I have gotten everything to my liking except one ...
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Custom font size for itemize

I am making a checklist to print, where users can check their answers on a printed paper. For this I am using itemize and \renewcommand{\labelitemi}{\Box}, \renewcommand{\labelitemii}{\Box} etc..., ...
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Vertical space in lists

What is the best way to globally change the amount of vertical space between items in list environments?
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How to enumerate equations?

I want to enumerate equations in the following way: An equation is in the same line as the bullet sign. All equations are align to the left. The number of an equation is align to the right. Any ...
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Using the itemize environment inside a caption

The following code does not compile. However, if I remove the itemize environment it does. I googled for this problem, and found suggestions that using the caption package would solve the problem, ...