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I'm trying to increase the vertical spacing in an itemize environment with the powerdot class. According to the powerdot documentation this is achieved by changing some parameters values in the \pdsetup{} command, I have tried but my code does not change anything:

\documentclass[
    size=12pt,
    paper=screen,
    mode=present,
    display=slidesnotes,
    nohandoutpagebreaks,
    pauseslide,
    fleqn
    ]{powerdot}

\begin{document}

\pdsetup{
    itemize={labelsep=10cm,leftmargin=*,itemsep=10cm,topsep=10cm,parsep=10cm}
}

\begin{slide}{title of the slide}  
\begin{itemize}
\item  Hello 

\item Hello
\end{itemize}
\end{slide} 

\end{document}
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    Try \pdsetup before \begin{document}. – mythealias Sep 19 '12 at 10:44
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    @mythealias Make that an answer, please. – lockstep Sep 24 '12 at 18:11
  • @lockstep I could not get powerdot to work on my install, so I was just guessing the answer based on other packages. – mythealias Sep 24 '12 at 18:51
  • @mythealias It was a good guess, though, and I'd upvote it. – lockstep Sep 24 '12 at 18:52
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Try \pdsetup before \begin{document}.

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you can also use it this way for local changes:

\begin{itemize}[][labelsep=1cm,leftmargin=*,itemsep=1cm,topsep=1cm,parsep=1cm]
\item  Hello 

\item Hello
\end{itemize}

the first [] is for Powerdot options and a second [] for package enumitem

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