{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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Wrong placement for \preto using etoolbox

I'm observing that the adding a text to a list of tables (or figures) through \preto from etoolbox does not work properly when the table is placed on the next page if it does not fit the page where it ...
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How to change the label of one item in an enumitem list

I want to change the label of one item in a list. I am using the enumitem package, I am very fond of it, and I have to keep using it (lots of other code would break). MWE: ...
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How do I remove the space before the first item and after the last item of an enumerate list inside a longtable?

I have several longtables in one document and they all have a fairly big gap before the first item and after the last item of every enumerate-list. Does anyone know how to get rid of that? ...
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itemize inside an equation

I am trying to use itemize inside an equation, but I am getting a bunch of errors \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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automatic list/table rendering

i'm looking for a solution to automatically render data lists. In the current scenario, my input data is a list of strings, which should be displayed in a three column list w/ sequential numbers: ...
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Vertical Justification of Elements of Enumerate Environment?

How do I automatically vertically justify (evenly vertically space in a page) the \items of an enumerate environment? Is adding \vfill after each \item the only way to do this?
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Defining constant parameters

Sorry for the title, I don't know how to formulate the question in short. What I need is to define something like constant parameters, for example I have through the code this list: ...
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Display bracket and a text line in the same line

I want to get the following : For this I have used the the following code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item First item \item Second item ...
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Indent description

I'm having problems with indenting the label of a description. Tried to define a new environment, and set leftmargin to whatever, but the label stays put. How can I achieve what I want? This is what ...
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enumerate with Arabic numbers and right parentheses [duplicate]

Cannot really figure out how to create such a list: 1) List item 2) List item 3) List item Here's what I have to use so far: \begin{enumerate} \item[1)] List item \item[2)] List item ...
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Placing figures adjacent to exam choices

In the following mwe, I'd like the circular ohm formula figure to be positioned further to the right and the bottom of the figure lined up with choice D of question 4. I don't want the blank space ...
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Enumerating inside a proposition and inside a proof

I have one problem with enumerating. The symbols for items look differently when the enumerating is done ''inside'' propositions from the enumerating done ''inside'' a proof. The code ...
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How to use `\newline` after an item list?

Concretely, this is what I am trying to do: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item This \item That \item Where \end{itemize} %if I put \newline or \\ here it ...
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working with \noindent and \indent

How can I write a text with this style? Between the \section and the text, I want to place some bullets with smaller font sizes. Please note the no-indent bullets and the indentation of the first line ...
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hyperlinks in nested list

Say I have the following nested list: \begin{enumerate}[label=\normalfont({\alph*})] \item\label{itm:a} \item\label{itm:b} \begin{enumerate}[label=\normalfont({\roman*})] \item\label{itm:i} ...
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How to align enumerate and image [duplicate]

I have the following code which doesn't align a) and b) with the top of the image. How can I align them? ... \begin{enumerate} \item Find the unknown values and in each case, give a reason. ...
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Adding code at the end of each list item

My question is actually a generalization of this scenario: I'm using the xhfill package to fill the last line corresponding to each item in a given list (set through the enumitem package) with a ...
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ConTeXt: Custom register formatting

Background Looking to reproduce custom registers that resembles: Index entries are added using: \setregisterentry[index][entries={Kenji Fujimoto}][ title={Maguro}, author={Kenji ...
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newline in description of `newglossaryentry`

How is it possible to get a newline at the beginning of the description? So the description starts at second line? MWE: \documentclass[11pt,english,ngerman,numbers=noenddot, headsepline]{scrreprt} ...
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Add bold enumerate items on highest level only

Can somebody tell me how to make both the item number and the item itself bold - but only on the highest level of my list? So, 1,2,3 etc should be bold, while 1.1, 1.2 etc should stay normal. I'm ...
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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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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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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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broken hyperlink to items in etaremune or revnum environment

I want to create hyperlinks to the items of a etaremune or revnum environment. It works with the enumerate environment, but how can I do the same with a list with reverse numbering? Here is an example ...
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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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Defining a new command whose argument doesn't need braces

I created a \newcommand to allow me to quickly create one-item lists. \newcommand{\itemm}[1]{\begin{itemize}\item #1 \end{itemize}} When I used \item, I don't have to put braces around the text. Is ...
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Interrupting Nested Lists in LaTeX

How do I interrupt and resume nested lists at any level in LaTeX? Something like I. Item Level 1 A. Item Level 2 1. Item Level 3 comment at level 1 2. Item Level 3 B. Item ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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} ...