{tabbing} is a LaTeX environment to typeset text using tab stops.

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Create tab in line 2 [duplicate]

I want to write line such that there is no indentation of the beginning line for the paragraph, but there is an indentation from second line onwards. For instance. This is what I am saying. This is ...
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When to use tabbing

When should I use the tabbing environment? Whenever I want to line things up I reach for tabular, and I have this vague worry that I sometimes miss a simpler solution because I don't think in terms ...
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Interlinear glosses with overlaps, line numbers, and speaker labels

I am trying to come up with a way to represent linguistic examples of naturally occurring dialog. I have not used LaTeX for linguistic glossing yet so I could need some help what package(s) would be ...
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Neatly tab multiple items

From the code below, I have the items tabbed. I wanted to know if the colon ":" can also be aligined to get a neater look? Here the code that I have so far: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{...
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LaTeX tabbing Error: Undefined tab position

I am getting an error "! LaTeX Error: Undefined tab position." for the following snippet of latex code. I am new of Latex, could you help? \hypertarget{structwiced__bt__hfp__hf__event__data__t}{}\...
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Tabbing environment with automatic tab stops

I'm attempting to define a custom tabbing environment which allows me to align subsequent lines of text with elements in a previously generated block which cannot be inside the tabbing environment. ...
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how to give horizontal offset to the section heading and align multiple tabs

I am a beginner in latex and trying to prepare my CV. the output of the following code \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{sectsty} \usepackage{amsmath} \sectionfont{\fontsize{11}{15}\...
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Footnotes in a tabbing environment that breaks across pages

I am trying to use footnotes in a very long tabbing environment that breaks across two or more pages. I would like the footnote text to appear at the bottom of the page on which it occurs, however I ...
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Tabbing environment with special characters

Inside a tabbing environment, certain symbol combinations (such as \') are reserved for defining tabs and increasing/decreasing indentation of the text. However, I would like to include special ...
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Tabbing alignment and over-length sentence auto line break

【Question】When using "tabbing" under math mode with cases, how can I achieved the following at the same time: (1) alignment in cases by "tabbing" (2) over length element such as a long sentence in ...
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Why does tabbing inside tabular create extra vertical space?

MWE: \documentclass[english]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[latin9]{inputenc} \usepackage{array} \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.5} \usepackage{booktabs} \...
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Simple way to align text within tabbing environment

I want to align text within a tabbing environment without using a new environment. That means flushleft and flushright are not options. Ideally smething like this would be nice: \begin{tabbing} \...
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Tabbing from the beginning of a line

I want to tab a list of items like in Microsoft Word, where the tab command always tabs by a fixed number of spaces from the beginning of the line. Here's a sample of what I'm looking for: Kav ...
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Reproduce lhs2tex’s code indentation in LaTeX

The preprocessor lhs2tex has a very neat way of aligning code. Consider this snippet: let t1 = foo x in let g x = if x > 10 then t1 else let t2 = bar x ...
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How to make nice list of item IDs arranged in colums?

I would like to make a list of IDs or whatever properties of items in different groups. It should look like this: Article group 1 Article 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ID Second article ...
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Alignment in an align environment using “\hspace*{2em}”

I am making a multiple-choice test. For some problems, the choices are nicely displayed in the tabbing environment. For some problems, since the choices display quotients, I don't think the tabbing ...
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Can I align something to the right using tabbing?

I have two questions regarding the "tabbing" environment. Basically I am trying to set up formatting for parallel translation. I would like the original Chinese aligned flush left with the English ...
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How to set tab in latex

I am trying to write something like that: \begin{enumerate} \item text <tab> text \item text <tab> text ... \end{enumerate) I found some solutions such as using \...
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Hyphenation with \RaggedRight

This is based on egreg's code and comments to Indenting text in \tabfill (tabbing environment), in which a command \tabfill is defined so that it wraps lines in a tabbing environment. One problem ...
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Why is there an indent on first line of tabbing environment

I'm trying to use tabbing environment at title page of a scrartcl to format content. Unfortunately there seems to be some indent on first row of my text (giving minimal example) I'm not sure where it ...
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Tabbing environment in tabular environment cancels set table width

I have a table with a tabbing environment in it. I don't want the table to exceed a certain width, but the tabbing environment seems to ignore this. So while inserting a lot of 'blas' in row 5 results ...
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How to format equation description?

A small piece of code after equation \begin{tabbing} where \= $fTTsc$:~ traveling time (office to site and back to office).\\ \>$fTIsc$:~time to get safety ...
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Tab limited exceeded? ‘Undefined tab position’

I'm using latex to do syntactical analysis, using the following specifications: For super-script \tss{super-script} \newcommand*{\tss}[1]{\textsuperscript{#1}} \newcommand\tabspace{1cm} % ...
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Straight quotes in tabbing

I need to display source code using the tabbing environment and \sffamily. (Please note that I cannot use neither listings nor verbatim since I cannot dynamically set my tab stops). I defined an ...
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LaTeX math tabbing: Can we make alignat work this way?

The second alignat below illustrates my problem. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{alignat*}{2} a &= & b \\ & & + c \end{alignat*} \begin{...
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Indenting text in \tabfill (tabbing environment)

I am not an expert in LaTeX. Thus, the question may sound trivial. I am using the tabbing environment, and I have long lines to wrap. Thus, I am using the \tabfill command in order to do so. \...
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How to get this side by side?

I have the following code: $ax = b \Leftrightarrow$ and \begin{tabbing} $a_{11}x_1 + $ \= $a_{12}x_2+\dots +$ \= $a_{1n}x_n$ \= $= b_1$\\ \> $a_{22}x_2 + \dots +$ \> $a_{2n}x_n$ \>...
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Accent commands (e.g. \'e) don't work in a tabbing environments

How to write international accent like é or è in LaTeX? I've tried every possible combination using \'e, \'{e}, within \textbf or alone, but absolutely nothing works. Below is the code I've tried \...
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Right Alignment of text

i am a newbie on LaTeX. After writing a simple code \documentclass[margin,line]{res} \begin{document} \begin{tabbing} Sample1 \` sample2 \\ \end{tabbing} \begin{resume} \end{resume} \end{...
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Latex: Tabbing environment not working within fancyhdr footer and usage of longtabu

I have problems when I try to use the tabbing environment within a fancyhdr footer and using a longtabu table within the document. The error message is: ! LaTeX Error: Undefined tab position. I ...
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Please help me fix a problem of tabbing

I typed a paragraph in tabbing environment. I use \= to place tab, and \> to move to tab position. It's alright with short line. But with long line, it out of line width. I don't know how can fix ...
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tabulation minted xelatex

When I use tabulation inside the minted environment in pdflatex, they show as normal (several spaces). But when I use xelatex, they appear as ^^I. Example (before each letter a b c, there is space-...
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\framebox and tabbing not working together

I wanted to frame in a box a text which includes tabbing. Both \framebox and tabbing works fine separately but cannot make them work together. \framebox{ \begin{tabbing} \textit{Input:} \hspace*{...
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Error with nested environment and forced linebreak inside tabbing

I reduced the offending code to this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,notitlepage]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} \newenvironment{foo}{}{} \begin{...
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Tabstop and line wrap inside itemize

What I am trying to achieve: some list: - some text - Def.: Some long text which should both automatically wrap to a new line and be tabbed as displayed here. - some sublist * with the ...
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Tabbing and line-wrapping

I'm making a CV. I use the tabbing environment so that my sections start with a 1cm indent, and I can also right-justify dates. For example: Education University of Coolness ...
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Selective alignment tabs in tabular/array?

For a while now I've been thinking about an array/tabular feature that would be quite nice to have. It doesn't seem to exist yet, as far as I can discover. And unfortunately, I can't spare the time ...
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tabbing numbering and alignat numbering

Is there a way for the tabbing environment \begin{tabbing} to number equations and sync up with the align or alignat environments? If I use align or alignat, each successive use is numbered ...
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Tab stops and text direction; Latin and Hebrew/Arabic

Is there a package available which offers the following functionality (or if not, does someone have an idea how to achieve this): I would like to use tab stops but also define the "side" of the tab ...
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Alignment of text in itemize environment

I would like to generate a list of "Aims" (1,2,3...etc) as the \item label, with the text for the aim located adjacent (with \hspace{Xmm}). For items that exceed the width of the line, the alignment ...
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How to Change tabsize in tabbing-environment?

I did a lot of Google searches, but I did not found any ideas how to change the tabsize (~~ the indent) for a tab in the tabbing-environment. I think the indent is set to around 4 characters. But how ...
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Tabbing and automatic line breaks without columns

I'm making dense revision notes so I'm trying to use all space possible e.g. tabbing and adding short notes whenever the previous item takes up significantly less than half the line \begin{tabbing} ...
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Tabbing and font size change

As a follow up of a previous question Paragraph break when combining tabbing and font change I need to type snippets of code within a tabbing environment, but sometimes I need to change the size of ...
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Inlining aligned tabular material in block of text

Edit. Some comments might be outdated. I would like to do the following: The blue parts should be treated as normal paragraph text, with normal automatic hyphenation. The green part is what you ...
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Paragraph break when combining tabbing and font change

I have found a strange behavior when combining the tabbing environement with a font change. When I write the following code blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah \begin{tabbing} ...
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Getting an “undefined tab position” error in tabbing environment

I'm not entirely sure what I'm doing wrong here, I'm using a \kill'd line to mark the tabs first, but it's still giving me an undefined tab position error. The error is reported for line 0 so I'm not ...
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\raggedright behavior with minipage and tabbing

In the following 3 examples a minipage with a nested tabbing environment is used to show several aligned lines of text. (This is part of a larger example.) Output of pdflatex : The first example ...
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Force column break within tabbing environment

Basically following the instructions here, I'm trying to enfore a column break in my text. My text is, however, embedded within a tabbing environment, and following the said instructions results in ...
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Horizontal enumeration in multiple columns

Consider the following minimal example: \documentclass{article} \setlength{\parindent}{0mm} \usepackage{paralist} \usepackage{tabto} \begin{document} \NumTabs{3} \begin{inparaenum} \item text \...
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Tabbing for math mode?

I'm looking for something synonymous to tabbing, but for math mode. I read that alignat* should do the trick, but this behaves differently it seems. For example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...