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Item list inside multicolumns not correctly centered

I have a table with item list inside multicolumns which are not behaving as expected (vertically and horizontally centered): \newcolumntype{C}{>{\centering\arraybackslash} m{2.3cm}} \begin{table} ...
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amsthm: \newtheoremstyle, headspace, \mbox{}, and lists

Q: How do I define a newtheoremstyle which will start the theorem text on a newline after the header even when the theorem text starts with a list, e.g., enumerate? If there's no way of doing this, ...
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Include paragraph number in enumerate numbering

Similar to this question, Include section number in list number, I would like to prepend the paragraph number to the list item labels in a enumerate environment, e.g. Paragraph 1. Some text 1.1. ...
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Width of structured abstract in revtex4-1

revtex4-1 offers structured abstracts through a description environment inside an abstract environment. However, this messes up the right margin in reprint mode: \documentclass[reprint]{revtex4-1} ...
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Print list in columns

I have a long list. I want to reduce the length this list uses. Can I somehow encapsulate all the entries in an environment which prints all the entries in a "3-column table", making me use more of ...
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Using lower-case roman numerals in enumerate lists

when I use \begin{enumerate}[I] \item ... I get I II how I can get i ii ? I try with \renewcommand{\theenumi}{\roman{enumi}} \renewcommand{\labelenumi}{\theenumi} in the begin of ...
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How can I move labels to above text in enumerate?

I am using enumerate together with the enumitem package. I have set up my code as per the MWE below. This puts the label and number to the left of the text. I am wondering it there a way to adapt this ...
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How can I add line feed after itemize?

How can I add line feed after itemize? Some vertical spacing would be even better, I think. My document: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{mwrep} \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[itemize]{label=--} ...
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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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Nested list and parbox

I am writing a paragraph with the \parbox into nested list. My problem is that I want justified the text to the number of main list, and the other hand I want that the nested list is justified to main ...
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Table/Summary of Theorems and Definitions

I was wondering if there are any packages out there that will automatically print out a table or summary of the theorems and definitions in my document. I do NOT want a list of the theorems and ...
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Changing example numbering with gb4e

I want to change the default behavior of gb4e for a small portion of the text. I have a series of modifications of an example that I want to be labelled as if they were subexamples. For example: ...
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How can I create an itemize list with date custom bullet

I would like to have this render with an itemize environement : Anyone to tell me clues about how to get it ? I don't care about color and i can draw the arrows with tikz. Best.
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How can I change the order of an alphabetic enumeration?

For instance, in Welsh the alphabet starts a, b, c, ch, d, dd, etc. Is there a way to automatically alter the ordering of lists to match this?
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enumeration lists with special decorations

Within an enumerated list, I would like some "meta"-level annotations: Mark a single, specific item in boldface, or another colour, or have an arrow point at it from the left margin, or surround it ...
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How can I set margins and positions in my list environment

I'm quite new to (La)TeX stuff like macros and custom environments, so I'm not sure, whether I'm using the right approach. I want to create my own list environment, which should produce something ...
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Repeat an enumerate list in different order - an enumitem question

I want an enumerate list be repeated in a different order (for example, a list of two statements and later a list of two proofs: first the second statement proof and then the first statement proof). I ...
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Latex Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item for labeling environment

\begin{labeling} \item[ Frequency range: \SI{200}{\mega\hertz} to \SI{1000} {\mega\hertz} in steps of \SI{1}{\mega\hertz}] \item[ Stirrer positions: 36 ] ...
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Create structure / outline manually

How do I create such a construct in LaTeX: 1 Point A 1.1 Point A1 1.2 Point A2 2 Point B 2.1 Point B1 2.1.1 Point B1a ... Any suggestions?
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Layout problem when mixing tasks and enumitem

There seems to be a layout issue when attempting to incorporate a tasks environment directly within an enumerate environment, when no text is specified between the \item (enumerate) and the beginning ...
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How to create checkbox todo list?

I am having trouble trying to create a simple to do list in LaTex. Basically, what I want is a list with empty squares/boxes down the left side instead of bullets, numbers, letters, etc. Here is ...
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Customizing enumerate bullets in .sty

The default enumeration style with the enumerate package is as follows: 1. First item a) first item, first thing b) first item, second thing 2. Second item a) second item, first thing I ...
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Enumerate alignment problem in theorem environment

I'm using amsart. When I create an enumeration inside a theorem environment, the numbering is not aligned properly: Theorem 14. (1) (2) (3) (4) How do I shift the (2),(3),... to be aligned with ...
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How can I get proper paragraph handling in itemize environments?

I'm using the itemize environment to answer a list of questions, because the output is compact and neat. However, when I need more than one paragraph in one item, the second one is not indented, as it ...
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Grabbing data from website and use it in LaTeX document

This is a follow-up question to "Line breaking and alignment in list". \documentclass[ a4paper, 12pt ]{article} \usepackage[ hmargin=2.4cm, vmargin=3cm ]{geometry} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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Stop indenting the second line in list

I want to be able to stop indenting the second line in the list and still keep the indentation of the first line. Is it possible? \documentclass[multi={minipage}, border=5]{standalone} ...
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Reference name of description list items in latex [duplicate]

I want to refer to a description list item by name instead of number. To that effect, I've added labels to each item, but when referencing them I only get the name of the section, not of the list ...
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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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foreach — iterating over two lists [duplicate]

I need to iterate over two lists: \begin{tikzpicture}[x=5mm, y=5mm] \foreach \x in {0,2,...,8} { \node[] at (\x, 0) {value}; } \end{tikzpicture} The "value" has to be a value from ...
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How can I apply actions to specific items or after specific items in a sequence in LaTeX3?

Let's say I have a sequence of items. I would like to allow for the user to provide a key (here named "mainitems") that equals a number (default 1 as there is always at least 1 main item). Special ...
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Optional parameter of the \item command in the margin: is that behaviour normal?

The following code \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[A very long line that will be in the margin of my document] This is a test \end{itemize} \end{document} produces ...
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Making a small modification to a itemize environment for arabic presentation with beamer

I would like to change the alignment of lists to the right ( for Arabic presentation ) with beamer. With the enumerate environment we can add some code if it is used frequently, like this : ...
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Latex list of listings wrong formatting [closed]

I have a problem with my list of listings in Latex. I have changed the title of list of listings with this command: \renewcommand{\lstlistlistingname}{Seznam zdrojových kódů} For printing list of ...
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LaTeX command or environment to selectively print one out of several given options

I'm currently wasting my time by trying to create a proof-of-concept class to show that writing our university's curricula with LaTeX instead of MS Word would have some benefits. Since these curricula ...
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Extra spacing before and after gb4e examples

I am using the gb4e package. When I have a list of examples, there is a large skip after the prose and before the first enumerated item. I do not want that skip there; instead, I want there to be ...
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How can I wrap a description term in a macro?

This syntax obviously doesn't work, but it's the gist of what I want to do: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \newcommand\DoSomething[1]{Hello, #1} \begin{document} ...
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List renders incorrectly

In output of following LaTeX markup, the list is rendered incorrectly. What is wrong with it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \newfontfamily\faFont[Script=Arabic]{Tahoma} ...
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Making cross reference to nested enumerated item show periods and parentheses

I want my references to nested items in an enumerated list to include all the punctuation that was in the list. Here is a simple example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} ...
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Friggeri Resume template: problem of having several nested items inside an entrylist

I am using Friggeri Resume/CV template, which can be found here. I have a problem in adding items to an entrylist which has several nested items. To replicate the problem, I have added 21 of the ...
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Preventing page break after the first or before the last list item

Is there a way to globally prevent all lists from having a page break inserted between the first and second items or between the last and second-last item? I'm fine with page breaks that are after the ...
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Preventing outer list separation affect nested inner list

I have increased separation between list items using \itemsep in itemized environment. How do I keep the item separation for inner list unaffected in minimum effort? One ad-hoc solution could be ...
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Add a few letters of text before a list item

I currently have a small list, where the outline spacing is pretty important. Currently I have this short list: However I want the 'accent' to be only on the D, so that I get something like this: ...
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How can I create this aligned bracketed thing?

I'm trying to create a list of items that looks something like this: but I can't figure out how to position the bracket properly. Here is what I currently have, minus the brace (which I edited into ...
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Reduce indent in description in beamer

In beamer, text in description items is over-indented: \documentclass[14pt,handout]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}\frametitle{} \begin{description} \item[FooBarBazZot] - foo bar \\ baz ...
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Description list automatically adjusting style at different levels

Is is possible to have a description list which changes the style of the item label depending on the level of the list, i.e. and environment say description* which would make \documentclass{article} ...
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Adding an arbitrary symbol after the number in an enumerate environment

I want to create an enumerated list, but after the number I want to be able to add a symbol. Right now I can do it with: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} ...
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Verbatim description list item

How do I make an item in a description list verbatim? \verb in \item[] seems to be not allowed: \begin{description} \item[\verb+list comprehension [f a | a <- M a]+] bla bla bla ...
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FloatingEnviroment over two pages

In my Latex project I have defined a new enviroment to be able to reference enumerates. \DeclareFloatingEnvironment[placement={!ht},name=Liste]{mylist} The only problem, is when putting the ...
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Define a list variable

I am using etoolbox for list processing, specifically \forcsvlist. When passing the comma-separated list directly to \forcsvlist, it is able to parse each item in the list. However, if I define the ...
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How do you put a vertical line through the bullets in a list?

I'm migrating a document from InDesign to Latex and can't seem to figure this part out. The title says it all. I've attached an image just in case. I thought about making a table where each cell ...