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Questions tagged [enumitem]

{enumitem} is a package that provides user control over the layout of the three basic list environments: {itemize}, {enumerate}, and {description}.

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Additional left margin using enumerate

Does a code like leftmargin=* plus 2.5ex exist? I want to move the whole list to the right. \documentclass[ a4paper, bibliography=totoc, toc=listof, captions=tableheading, listof=entryprefix, ] {...
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Removing additional right hand side margins of lists items

I use xepersian package for my thesis. I have some nested descriptions and enumerates. Is it possible to remove right margins of items? I have used enumitem package, but using ‎\begin{enumerate}[...
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\textit causing problems when used with enumerate

I use enumerate for making a list. The first sentence of an item should be italic. Unfortunately the first capital letter (item b) and c)) looks wrong. It looks as if it is indented. Has anyone a ...
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enumerate with itemsep newpage and variable page heights

I would like to have a macro that sets each enumi level item from an enumeration list such that: it appears on its own page and the page is cropped to just that text Hence the resulting pdf will ...
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indentation for nested lists and short labels with enumitem

I am trying to have a nested list with a label, using the enumitem package with the "shortlabels" option. But when I add the label "Note" to the list items, the indentation is aligned with the number ...
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Remove indent of first item without producing empty line

I would like to add keywords to my article. I used \renewcommand{\abstractname}{Keywords} to create the environment in style of the abstract. If I now add keywords using \itemize, the first item will ...
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Enumitem: Right align the label

I am trying to use the enumitem package to create the following Farmer: It is a hard day today. The sun is burning and we still haven't brought ...
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Access optional item label when defining label style with enumitem

I want to define a personalized description environment, which adds a boldface and brackets around the label name, so I'm using enumitem: \newlist{named}{description}{1} \setlist[named]{label=\textbf{...
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How can I force labels in `description` environment to stay within the margins?

The labels in description exceed the margin by default. I tried using labelwidth=\widthof{Described Item} + 2.5\labelsep and it works well. However, I would like description to handle the alignments ...
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Enumerate in tabular creates unwanted vertical space

Consider \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{l p{4cm}} Head & Content\\ \hline Foo & \begin{enumerate}[label={\textbf{\arabic*.}}, ...
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lamport pf2.sty and hide/show parts of nested enumerate environment

I am currently getting acquainted with Leslie Lamports pf2.sty (http://lamport.azurewebsites.net/latex/latex.html). Which unfortunately is not on CTAN. It intents to encourage a certain proof style,...
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Cannot specify enumeration label in Frontiers style

I am using the Frontiers style (FrontiersSCNS.cls) and could not find a way to change the enumeration label. In all other styles, I could easily do something like this: \begin{enumerate}[label=(\...
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Problem with inline version of enumitem package

The following document doesn't compile. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate*}[label=\alph*)] \item We have ...
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Vertical alignment of nested itemized lists in tabular

Why are A1, B1, and C1 not aligned? Shouldn't p align them on top? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{adjustbox} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{...
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Boxing The Entire Align Environment

Here's my code : \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \section{New Section} \begin{multicols}{2} \begin{enumerate}[...
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Optional enumeration environment

Please just help me to create a enumerated environment like the one shown below with number 1,2. Thank you very much]1 I tried with: \begin {enumerate} [option] \item \end {enumerate} but not ...
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How do you prevent the “list” environment from printing out the spacing before the list?

When using \begin{list}{-}{1em}, my expected result would be - List item - List item However, it displays as: 1em - List item - List item or 1em - List item - List item EDIT: Minimal working ...
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Fix itemize indexing without enumitem [duplicate]

I have a really large tikz image which is difficult to fit onto one single page. My workaround was to load enumitem, but that makes my list crash: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Itemize Bullets Don't Show Up [duplicate]

As the title says, I don't get pointy triangle bullet lists. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{svg} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{chains, ...
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Insert small line above an item in a list without adding extra space (Continued)

This is a follow up to Insert small line above an item in a list without adding extra space. I would like to control the length of the horizontal line to be the same widths as the widest \item in the ...
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Force list-like indentation

Here is an MWE: \documentclass[13pt, a4paper]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english, greek]{babel} ...
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How to adapt the option wide of Enumitem to nested lists? (with MWE)

Consider the following MWE \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} % PACKAGES LOADING \usepackage{blindtext} % To get blind text. \usepackage{enumitem} % To customise lists. % INDENTATION \setlength\...
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Space between item label and paragraph, enumitem

In the MWE below, how can I reduce the space between the (i)/(ii) and their respective paragraphs, i.e. the blue lines? I would like to keep the "exercises" labels hugging the left margin keep the "...
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Equations in list environment

I am trying to write some equations and follow each by a comment using a list environment. I wanted to start off with an equation and follow it with a comment using the \item tag, so I tried this \...
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Paracol package creates \endcsname error with footnotes

TeXShop 4.01 Default Command: LaTeX Default Script: Pdftex Sync Method: SyncTex Error message: Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> \protect Occurs when ...
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Unnecessary white space between words in latex table

My code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{enumitem} \newlist{tabitem}{itemize}{1} \setlist[tabitem]{nosep, topsep ...
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Controlling itemsep at bottom of page with enumitem

I use the enumitem package to create lists of questions with space automatically left for answers. A combination of the itemsep and after options, along with stretchable space (my document uses \...
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Autonumbering and spacing for custom label using enumitem and enumerate

I would like auto numbering to continue after the custom label if possible? I tried setcounter{enumi} but I don't know how to get the last auto number and then add one to it. I would also like the ...
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Continue enumeration counters with letters

I want to continue an enumeration with letters instead of numbers. I use the enumitem package and the resume option. Example: text a) Some text b) Some text Some text c) Some ...
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Enumerate with arabic numbers and letters

I'm trying to get the following structure: (Items with arabic numbers, sub-items with letters) Here is what I tried so far, using the very cool enumitem doc: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \...
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Behaviour of enumitem \setlist

I have a package which creates some lists using enumitem. The standard way to change list parameters globally is to use \setlist, but this sometimes produces errors if the list is a custom one. Here'...
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Unable to use display math inside starred enumerate: Missing $ inserted / Bad math environment delimiter

Trying to use display math \[ \] inside a starred enumerate* environment gives an error Bad math environment delimiter or Missing $ inserted. I can imagine this is by design, and that the idea ...
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Comma-separated list of acronyms [closed]

I am trying to create a comma-separated list of acronyms with the packages acro and enumitem. The following example used to work, but with the newest (2.8) version of acro, it produces several errors (...
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inline itemize list with no label or label indentation

I found out about inline lists with the enumitem package and it works exactly how I wanted except for the fact that there is some leading spacing before each item. I tried reading through the manual ...
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Making the only first label of a list (itemize) empty (on preamble)

I'm currently using \begin{itemize} \item[] \item \item \end{itemize} each time I create a list to make sure that the label of the first item is empty. This is cumbersome and might be ...
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enumitem itemize items alignment

I am very new to Latex so please be indulgent. I have a list of items, one of these items is a sentence that can go through multiple lines. I want this particular item to be justified and I can get ...
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Correct hyphen/style to use in bullet lists

I have several lists in my thesis document that look like this: \begin{itemize}[nosep] \item 0x0000 - free cluster \item 0xFFFF - last cluster of the file (still including file data) \...
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Nested arabic enumeration without last dot

I like to change the labeling of an enumeration to the following structure: 1 First Item 1.1 First Sub-Item 1.1.1 First Subsub-Item 1.1.2 Second Subsub-Item 1.2 Second Sub-Item 2 ...
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Remove bullet and leading space before list item

I have some nested lists that I'm trying to format. I would like to remove the bullet and the leading space from the outer list while leaving the inner list unmodified. Here is some sample code: \...
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Multiple enumitem global setups

(I am sure somebody should have asked this before, but I cannot find it.) Is it possible to name enumitem global setups, so that one can define multiple global setups and refer them by name? \...
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How to get different types of enumerates in one document

I want to include different enumerations in my paper. For Section 1, I want to have the enumerate the this: However, for the code below: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{...
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White space in a theorem beginning with a list

This question is about how to get rid of the white space in a theorem beginning with a list between the theorem caption and the first item: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{...
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Vertical spacing for list with parbox items

I'm struggling to achieve a desired spacing between list items when the items contain a custom macro, \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[paperwidth=297mm, paperheight=420mm]{geometry} \...
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Why does enumitem not start on a new line after a labelled item?

Consider the following MWE \documentclass[preview,border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \thispagestyle{empty} \trivlist\item[Boring dummy text] \begin{enumerate} \item Foo ...
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\setcounter{enumi} isn't set when resume within enumitem list

The following MWE shows the situation. Although I set enumi back to 1, the resume which comes afterwards still maintains it's effect. I know that I can simply remove the resume option but I was rather ...
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Multicolumn list does not align vertically properly

I have a list of 10 items each having again 10 sub items. To fit it on one single page, I use the multicol package to create 3 columns. However the 3 columns do not align properly. I the following ...
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Error Custom List Using enumitem

I am trying to create a customised list, but keep on getting an error message. I feel it's best if I post a MWE and a screenshot of the output. \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \...
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Redefine item environment command can't have empty line

EDIT:Fix the typo in the original code I try to define a new environment called revisions, which is like enumerate, but accept 1 optional parameter and 2 other parameters for \item command. The main ...
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print counter as enumerate

I am using a custom counter to number some paragraphs, but I would like to print the counter as if it were part of an enumerate with hanging indent (as the package enumitemprovides). Unfortionately, I ...
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Hyperref insert spurious space before list and minipage

Just including the hyperref package seems to be inserting spurious space before a minipage and before a list. The MWE below produces the image on the right, but if the \usepackage[colorlinks,...