# inline enumerate in Lyx [closed]

I am trying to get inline enumeration in Lyx. It's pretty handy for things like (i) this, (ii) inline, (iii) list.

In plain Latex I use

\usepackage[inline]{enumitem}


and later simply

\begin{enumerate*}
\item bla
\item bla
\end{enumerate*}


The same doesn't work in Lyx and when I try, I get "Too deeply nested" error and the solution here doesn't work in Lyx as there are many other Lyx-made environments in the document already.

How can I get inline lists in Lyx?

• Maybe Lix uses paralist? Jun 9 '17 at 16:49
• Can you post a MWE .lyx file where you get the "Too deeply nested" error? Jun 9 '17 at 17:57
• What you describe works just fine in LyX (I tried), so you must be doing something more than that. I do get that error if I have an inline list in the fourth level of a nested enumerated list though, is that what you're trying as well? A minimal example as requested would be useful. Jun 10 '17 at 7:20
• I had already a list >4 levels deep, but it was working fine I don't know how (I couldn't reproduce it later). Using the enumitem broke it somehow. Now I have used Mark's solution and everything works also with inline enumeration. Must make a rule of not trying hard on Friday evenings... Jun 12 '17 at 14:48