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Have new line between paragraphs, no indentation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an easy way to have my whole document with a space between paragraphs rather than indentation? I am sure that this must be a dup, but I can't find the right keywords ...
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How to insert vertical space between paragraphs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an easy way to have my whole document with a space between paragraphs rather than indentation? Googling didn't give required results. (Many, but not applicable or ...
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Paragraph spacer: blank line and no indent, instead of indent [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an easy way to have my whole document with a space between paragraphs rather than indentation? I would like to have my paragraphs separated by a blank line, with no ...
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Paragraph spacing affecting table of contents [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an easy way to have my whole document with a space between paragraphs rather than indentation? I am trying to increase the spacing between paragraphs, using \...
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How do I insert an empty line? [duplicate]

How can I add an empty line between to paragraphs, thus separating them more strongly?
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how to not indent all paragraphs in the document [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an easy way to have my whole document with a space between paragraphs rather than indentation? I would not indent all paragraph of my document. instead putting \...
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How to cancel the indentation of first line in paragraphs? [duplicate]

I just want to cancel the first line indentation in every section paragraph (include the Abstract). Thank you for any kind help. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{titling} \newcommand{\...
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LaTeX spacing in carriage return [duplicate]

I'm writing a document in LaTeX, using the package setspace with the onehalfspacing setting. I'm satisfied with the space between two lines of text, but I can't find a way to start a new paragraph ...
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Why my first text line is indented? [duplicate]

Here is my LaTex code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{color} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \definecolor{blu}{RGB}{31,111,130} \definecolor{gren}{RGB}{39,110,13} \...
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Increasing space between paragraphs [duplicate]

I want to know how to increase the distance between two paragraphs but not between two lines of the same paragraph. For example, if I type a long line, I want to wrap that line into a paragraph, but ...
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Empty line between paragraphs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an easy way to have my whole document with a space between paragraphs rather than indentation? Adding an empty line between paragraphs does not work, \newline does ...
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Inserting new paragraphs [duplicate]

I want to make a new paragraph, but when I try to put some text, and then a blank line in my code, it gives me a BadBox error. How can I make paragraphs with the following format, without receiving BB ...
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there is no line here to end how to introduce space of a line [duplicate]

I am having following code section Security Centre uses following technologies \newline \subsection{Intelligent threat intelligence} \newline It looks for bad actors by using I get error there is ...
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Paragraphs and indention [duplicate]

Latex by default indents the first line of a new paragraph, but does not leave empty vertical space. Currently, I am writing a text with many formulas in it. I don't think this paragraph style works ...
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Add space between paragraphs in Beamer

Customizing spacing between paragraphs in Beamer plagues me constantly. To split two paragraphs by one empty line I usually put \medskip tag between paragraphs, but this is very ugly solution. Now I ...
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How to use the parskip package? (space in between paragraphs)

Sorry, because I think it's a many times asked topic. But I don't find an example which help me to understand how to create a white space between paragraphs. I think parskip is the package I need to ...
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vspace equivalent of newline

I am writing one report using LaTeX and R. I just found \vspace can be used for \newline. May I know how much \vspace == \newline? \vspace{x cm} = \newline x = ?
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Is it good style to use \newline instead of just leaving a blank line in order to get a new paragraph?

The two alternatives in my question of course lead to very different results. If you use \newline, then your paragraph will not begin indented. Also the spacing between the paragraphs differs. I am ...
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When to indent a paragraph?

I use indentation of the first line for paragraphs. When a new paragraph starts after a code listing (or some other figure), this looks a bit unpleasant to me. What is the typographical convention for ...
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Shorthand for empty line or \\ \indent

This page says that \\ starts a new paragraph. However, it does not end up looking the same as inserting an empty line in my source code (which I have always used to define paragraphs), which also ...
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Occasional gap between paragraphs, no indent on first para

In LaTeX I'm using memoir class. I want to break long passages into logical units with some white inter-paragraph space. \medskip etc. indents the first subsequent paragraph - I want it unindented, as ...
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How should I do manual line breaks?

How do I break lines manually? Methods I use: \linebreak \\ \n Which is the recommended one? Example: If I just put like this in my tex file, This is for people who love VIM and for people who ...
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No paragraph indentation everywhere, except for specific paragraphs

By default, I prefer to have no paragraph indentation (which I have implemented by putting \setlength\parindent{0pt} in the preamble of my document), but for my current document I would like to be ...
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Indent all the normal text

I decided to write my first own latex class that has to reproduce template used for some intenal type of documents made in word. I cannot find how to do one thing. In the template, all standard text (...
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Empty line does not yield a new paragraph [closed]

While most people want to want to remove the default "the-empty-line-generating-a-new-paragraph"-function, I myself do not even have it working on my system to begin with. I recently installed the ...
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Fool-proof paragraph skipping

I'm using XeLaTeX, and I need to have paragraphs that are only separated by vertical space, and with no indentation. However, no matter what I try, I always get indented paragraphs. This is my ...
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Separating some paragraphs with a blank line, and other paragraphs without a blank line?

I want to be able to write blocks of paragraphs that share the same idea like this. __1. This a a sentence about something. I continue with another sentence. With this sentence I conclude an idea, ...
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Hspace* at each linebreak

Here a minimal working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \parindent0pt \begin{document} \end{document} I don't want to use hspace* all the time. Is there any possibility to ...
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“Enter” between paragraphs [duplicate]

I am using the code \noindent where $rc$ is density ($\rho$) multiplied by heat capacity ($C_p$), $k$ is thermal conductivity, $h$ is the heat transfer coefficient, $ambT$ is the ambient temperature, ...
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1answer
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Unwanted right indent in document

Super noob here, so please forgive any blunders! :) My problem is that in my document (example below), the paragraph starting from the second dingbat is getting indented automatically. I don't want ...
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Problem creating 2 subsections within the same section

I have a document Latex that contains many sections. In a given section I want to create two subsections that contain each different subparagraphs. I don't know why I get an error when compiling it (! ...
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Why are some paragraphs indented and others aren't

I've got this little problem. Page one shows my paragraphs the way I want them to look but starting from the second page, they all start to indent for some reason and I don't want that. How can I fix ...
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Do not use TAB (clear tab) at every new line -> flush both

Code .... \makeatletter \def\flushboth{% \let\\\@normalcr \@rightskip\z@skip \rightskip\@rightskip \leftskip\z@skip \parindent 1.5em\relax} \makeatother .... \...
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Underline without Indentation [closed]

How do you underline in LaTeX without indentation? I am using the \underline command: CODE: So then Black History Month for All Americans is a time to remember, a time to dream and a time to ...