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enumerate with description and label for reference

I want to create an enumerated list with description of items and a label assigned so that each item can individually be referenced by \ref or \nameref It is obvious how to do this manually but I ...
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How do I show the theorem body in thmtools \listoftheorems

I would like to add a list of theorems to my document so I have included thmtools. This gives a list of theorems but in the following format. 1.1 Theorem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ...
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For programming a command: emit \newline iff we are within a paragraph

Short version: I am defining an environment: \newenvironment{myenv}{\begin{trivlist}\item}{HERE something\end{trivlist}} Now at the point marked with "HERE", I need a "conditional newline" doing ...
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Todo comments:Not include and left align?

Is there a way to to do a \todo*{Hello} and not have the note show up in the ToDo and Notes area? Does anyone know how to do that? Or vise versa? Also, what about in the left side margin instead. I ...
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Vertical alignment of tabular to baseline in an itemize environment

I have a tabular inside an itemize environment: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[(b)] \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} ... \end{tabular} ...
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Description-like environment with fixed labels width

Which is the right way to do something like 'description' list but with customizable and fixed-width labels? I.e. something like this: Label: Text text text text text text text ...
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Giving each Task a solution with the answers package

Currently I've this one as a starter MWE. It's messed up right at the start because it counts a c) at the beginning of the solutions but it is something to work with. How do I fix this? MWE \...
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enumerate tag using the alphabet instead of numbers [duplicate]

The default behaviour for the \begin{enumerate}tag is to sequentially list the items given by \item over the numbers {1, 2, 3, 4, ...}. Is it possible to change this to the alphabet {a, b, c, d, ......
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How can I make an enumerate sublist start at something other than .1?

I changed the list order \renewcommand{\labelenumii}{\theenumii} \renewcommand{\theenumii}{\theenumi.\arabic{enumii}.} \begin{enumerate} \setcounter{enumi}{2} \item Third item \end{enumerate} ...
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In LyX, how do I indent the paragraph right after an lists (itemize/enumerate) environment

See the example above, I want to indent the second paragraph. The generated .tex file is %% LyX 2.0.4 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless you really ...
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Automatically setting the label width in a description environment, for each page

There are a couple of questions asking for a description environment where the width of the label-portion is the width of the widest label: Label: Text text text text text text ...
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Prettifying headings in sublists

I am putting together a list of exam questions, and I would like to group some of these questions because they share a common topic (for example, they are about different parts of a proof of a large ...
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Space difference between list of figures and list of listings

See attached gif You got any clues how to fix that? I’m using a Koma class.
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Indenting in a description environment margin problem

I have a problem with the solution in this post if I don't want bold text for the items. I changed the code as described below. But the text of the item (e.g. Animal1:) is now in the left margin of ...
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How to add custom-made bullet points? [duplicate]

I want to write a reference with the bullet numbering of the form: [1] For example, [1] Drucke, D., 1992, Reflection Properties of Curves and Surfaces, Mathematics Magazine, v.65, p.147. is a ...
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List of equations including the ones inside eqnarray

I am able to write my list of equations with the following commands: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{report} \usepackage{tocloft} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \newcommand{\listequationsname}{...
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Defining a list with label unindented and item indented

I sat down tonight to try to define a simple list that looks something like this: 1:23 Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa. ...
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Break in the list

I would like to continue my enumerate list. But when I use: \begin{enumerate}[label={(\arabic*)}] \item Jeżeli będzie padać, bierzemy taksówkę. \\ (If it is raining, then we are taking a taxi.) \...
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Spacing after displayed maths, before an \item

This question concerns spacing after displayed maths, and how it interacts with spacing inside an enumerate environment. Specifically, here's a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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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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Count and use the number of items in advance

When writing LaTeX code, I often successively make changes like adding or removing items. I'd like to have TeX count and update the number of items in the list automatically, as in There are \...
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equation, equation number and itemize bullet all on the same line

I think the following sample says it all. I need to get the item bullet in the right place on the same line as the equation, and have this followed by an normal equation number. Someone asked the ...
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Intertext like command in enumerate environment?

I would like to insert some explanatory text between two items of a numbered list. Is there a command that can do this in the same way as the \intertext command in an align environment?
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How can I divide an Xparse generated list by “section-like” environments?

I mostly use the xparse library to create organized lists. Here's an MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} \newcounter{quest} \newcommand{\quest}{\noindent\stepcounter{quest}{\bf Q}{\bf \...
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Indent itemized list with custom item names

How would I reproduce the typesetting in the screenshot below? In particular, I'm interested in the nicely indented list of hypotheses with the following features: The item names (H1, H2, H3) don't ...
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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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I am loosing vertical space befor and after minipage/parbox/vbox within a list

I have a two column list. Some of the items are supposed to be grouped by a huge brace so I am trying to use minipage or parbox or vbox to group them, however I am loosing the vertical space between ...
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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

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 ...