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This package is designed for typesetting lists of numbered items (like Wittgenstein's Tractatus or - more likely - the outline of a work yet to be done) with a single active character acting as the only command. Various options are available to achieve greater control over the general appearance of the list.

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Default enumerate environment with easylist syntax

With the package easylist, we can create nested lists easily: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[at]{easylist} \begin{document} \begin{easylist} @ First % -> 1. First @@ Second % -&...
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Is it possible to nest easylists? [duplicate]

I would like to have a combined list like this: item • sub item • another sub item ... I have this: \begin{easylist}[enumerate] & item \begin{easylist}[itemize] ...
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Spacing between counters and text in easylist

I have a list with some positives and negatives, so I'm using plus and minus sign instead of the bullets in the itemize style, but there isn't any spacing between them and the text. Which I solved by ...
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Add caption/label to easylist

I want to add a caption (or a label) to a list. I figured out that I can do it with figures, but it's really messy \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ampersand]{easylist} \usepackage[labelformat=...
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Indenting the whole easylist

I want to indent an easylist under a \subparagraph so that it looks the same way as it would be under regular \paragraph. Doing \indent\begin{easylist} doesn't work, the indent size is the same as ...
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How to make easylist always start from 1? And few other things

I did find how to make easylist always start from 1 in this Q. \let\OldEasylist\easylist \let\OldEndEasylist\endeasylist \renewenvironment{easylist}{% \OldEasylist% \ListProperties(Start1=1)% ...
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Easy list with multi-language documents

For the shown MWE, the [easylist] package is working fine with the default language of the document which is set to "Arabic" language, however upon using other language "English", the bullets are ...
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Various table settings and options

For the shown MWE, I managed to put the data in tabular form in conjunction with using [itemized] list, however, I have the following issues: I need to use the [easylist] package instead of the [...
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Settings for easylist and itemize

In the following MWE (I am using Lualatex), I need a way to: Decrease vertical spacing between bullets of itemize/easylist so that they match the vertical spacing as that of the lines within ordinary ...
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Easylist: Vertical Spacing

Using easylist, how do I set up vertical spacing between various "levels"? (Page 8 in the manual seems to be the appropriate section for this question but I am still confused.) For example, the ...
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Combining two macros

Creator of macro Easylist is @egreg (Easylist inside adjustwidth) \makeatletter \newbox\Easylist@box \newenvironment{Easylist} {\par\xdef\Easylist@tpd{\the\prevdepth}% \setbox\Easylist@box=\vbox\...
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Problem with spacing after Easylist

Creator of macro Easylist is @ereg (Easylist inside adjustwidth) My MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[ampersand]{easylist} \usepackage{changepage} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Easy list; creating new style

Creator of macro Easylist is @ereg (Easylist inside adjustwidth) My MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[ampersand]{easylist} \usepackage{changepage} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Easy list; Hide with FinalSpace

My MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[ampersand]{easylist} \usepackage{changepage} \usepackage{lipsum} \makeatletter \newbox\Easylist@box \newenvironment{Easylist} {\par\...
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Easylist inside adjustwidth

My MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor,amssymb} \usepackage[ampersand]{easylist} \usepackage{changepage} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{adjustwidth}{...
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Minted package clash with `easylist` with `#` as list keyword

Here's an example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[sharp]{easylist} % use # symbol to denote a list \usepackage{minted} \begin{document} \begin{easylist}[enumerate] # Profile Python \begin{...
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Indentation problem in lists using easylist

I am making a summary of Hindi grammar in Latex, and am having a small issue with enumerating items using the package easylist. The indentation is fine when the whole list is on one page, but i get ...
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Define custom named easylist styles

Is there a way to define custom named styles with easylist? I am aware of using \ListProperties() to define an easylist style in the document and you can globally define an easylist style for all ...
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Using subscript in easylist numbering

I just wanted to add a small issue I encountered with the use of easylists and subscript. Using easylist, I had an issue with my parenthesis appearing with subscript style. \documentclass{article} \...
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Tufte-LaTeX Fullwidth with EasyList

I am trying to use tufte-latex's fullwidth environment in some sections, but I can't get it to work with the easylist-package as it removes the indentation. \documentclass[nobib]{tufte-handout} \...
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easylist and \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}

With the following MWE: \documentclass{article} % \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{easylist} \begin{document} \begin{easylist}[enumerate] § A first item §§ A sub item §§ another ...
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Package easylist: How to move the marker (like period) from right side of number to left?

I use easylist to create lists in a document. Normally we get a list numbering scheme like 1. and 2. etc. I would like to move the period symbol from the right of the number to the left like .1 and .2 ...
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Get label counter

When I do \ref{mylabel} to refer item from easylist, I'm getting 3., so the numbering enumerate works fine. But I want just 3... How can I get the numeric value, associated to this particular mylabel?...
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easylist and cleveref

I'm trying to reference an item in an easylist using cleveref's \cref. Here's a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[at, 5]{easylist} \usepackage{cleveref} \begin{document} \section{S1} \begin{...
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Glossaries description with easylist

I'm trying to use easylist in the description of my glossaries entries. However, the list easylist isn't formatting. Does anyone know how to get this to work? I've tried using the \Activate and \...
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Bullet points in Mindmap annotation

I want to have bullet points in front of the two items in the blue annotation. I tried it with easy list, but it didn't work. Is there a way to use bullet points in annotations? \documentclass[...
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Formatting of description environment with convenience of easylist

When writing my notes, I like to set them up like a sort of dictionary, with a bolded term, followed by a definition/description. I was delighted to happen across the description environment and have ...
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Easylist inside ntheorem

I want to use easylist inside a ntheorem environment. But it doesn't indent nested lists. Cropped PDF: Minimal example: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Small wrapper for easylist using \item like syntax and a new environment

I'm trying to create a new environment for using the package easylist so that some users that are not used to LaTeX can easily make use of it. Right now the environment and its custom commands are ...
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Easylist is incompatible with theorem environment

I noticed that the package "easylist" is incompatible with theorem environment. Here is an example. There is unusual space at the left of theorem 1. Could you fix this strange behavior? This is a ...
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Can I stop columns from breaking easylist items?

I have this code... \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[ampersand]{easylist} \usepackage{multicols} \begin{document} \begin{multicols}{2} \begin{easylist}[enumerate] & The alphabet ...
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Extra spacing above items

I am trying to put list items inside a table. So far everything is fine except the fact that there exists large margin above and below the itemlist. I want to reduce that margin. I didn't define any ...
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Nesting a itemized style easylist within a enumerate style one

I need to have a list like this: Do action 1 Choose between those two options: either do A or do B Do action 3 In LaTeX, I have \begin{easylist}[enumerate] \ListProperties(Hang=true, Margin=4em) @...
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Delayed expansion of StrSubstitute argument with active characters

This is an extension of my previous question. The accepted answer provided a way for me to delay expansion of a marked-up easylist list until the string was processed inside the environment. I'm ...
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Command doesn't expand into other commands after string substitution

The MWE should explain it all (use LuaLaTeX): \documentclass[11pt]{memoir} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xstring} \usepackage{easylist} \begin{document} \newcommand{\...
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Trouble controlling vertical spacing for easylist

I am trying to get more control over the vertical spacing when using an easylist. The MWE code below, gives me the following output. Two questions: I'd like to reduce vertical spacing after each ...
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Using Easylist and leaving one entry bullet blank

So I have a checklist using the checkboxes. I want to make occasional ones not have the check box because there are several indented checkboxes I want to choose from. I see Choosing the bullet of a ...
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How can I have [Fragile] Notes? [closed]

I want to use Easylist to make dot points in my slide notes. Easylist would be great for that. So I used: \documentclass{beamer} \setbeameroption{show notes} \usepackage[at]{easylist} \begin{...
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easy list with beamer?

Can we use in beamer? Is there any efficient way to itemize and sub itemize in beamer?? The following code not working \documentclass[mathserif,serif]{beamer} \usepackage[at]{easylist} \begin{...
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Choosing the bullet of a single item in Easylist

Since I could not find a sufficiently customizable note taking software, I have decided to make a LaTeX template for doing so. I found the EasyList package suggested for creating lists fast, but I ...
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convert string to active character

in my book I will have to itemize a lot of things in different lists. That's why I want to reduce my commands to a minimum. This script is just part of a bigger macro. \documentclass{book} \...
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easylist in tabular

I'd like to build this table: As I have a very long list to itemize, I'd like to use easylist. Obviously the easylist-group causes problems in the tabularx-environment. That's what I coded so far: \...
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easylist global properties

I generally use easylist in the following manner \documentclass[english]{article} \usepackage[at]{easylist} \begin{document} \begin{easylist} \ListProperties(Progressive*=3ex, Start1=1) ...
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How to imply the format-like picture with LaTeX?

How to imply the format-like picture?
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Adding in extra vertical space with a new bullet point (using easylist)

I'm using easylist to take notes and so far have really liked it. The only big problem I'm running into is it just doesn't quite look good sometimes because if you have multiple lines of text, then ...
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