Questions tagged [indentation]

{indentation} is about the first-line indentation of normal {paragraphs} as well as about the indentation of, e.g., {lists}, {quoting} environments, {captions}, and the various elements (sectioning numbers, titles, ...) in a {table-of-contents}.

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Noindent on new type of footnotes

Thanks to some advice I wrote the following command to avoid manually editing a footnote's number. \newcounter{fncntr} \newcommand{\fnmark}[1]{\refstepcounter{fncntr}\label{#1}\footnotemark[\...
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Indentation of unordered lists

When I'm forming an unordered list, if one of the list items involves a long line of text, the corresponding bullet is not indendented in line with the other items. Here's my example: \begin{itemize}...
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Using the algorithmicx package If Then Else, when line is to long indentation breaks

Ignore the Spanish in the code. The problem is that I am getting the then clause of the nested if with the wrong indentation because of the line break. \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{article} \...
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How to indent the text within a theorem?

I would like the text of a long theorem to be indented, so that the text of the second line starts exactly below the text of the first line (and not below the word "Theorem") like this: Theorem 1: ...
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Remove indent from specially defined footnote command

Following the top answer to this question, I've created an unnumbered footnote for use in a document like so: \newcommand\blfootnote[1]{% \begingroup \renewcommand\thefootnote{}\footnote{#1}% ...
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Add indentation for printing

I'm about to print my thesis (A4 size) and the publisher has requested me to extend the size of each side of page in 3 mm, so the paper cutter can do its thing properly. I can't change the size of ...
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Nomenclature with nomentbl - remove indent

Is there a way to remove the indent in the nomenclature. I want the headings (e.g. "Latin Letters") to flush left. MWE: \documentclass[fontsize=12pt, paper=a4, british,...
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How to indent your footer and how do you add a line above the footer? [closed]

I wish this to be in my footer but indented and with a partial line above it. Can someone please help with this? Thank you \fancypagestyle{specialfooter} \fancyhf{} \renewcommand\headrulewidth{...
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How can I indent and enumerate text (somehow like what the equation environment produces)

I want to achieve the following output in LaTex: The enumeration should be automatic (so, the next indented text should be labeled by (2)) and the text should be left-aligned. So, I'm looking for ...
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Horizontal space after tikzpicture[overlay, remember picture]

I'm writing a document using a template that is not mine, in which, after an equation, some arrows are added using TikZ, by defining tikzmarks and using the overlay, remember picture options to the ...
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Aligning paragraph around centered word

I would like to align/indent a paragraph such that a specific word or phrase is in the horizontal center of the page, but I have no idea where to start to accomplish it (perhaps by calculating a ...
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Select text in vertical in TeXstudio (or in any other Latex Editor)

Is there an easy way of selecting the text in vertical? Something similar to the action described here. Why am I asking it? Because I would like to fix the indentation of an entire section in a ...
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Deedy-Resume: how remove hanging indent in list

I'm trying to make things as compact as possible on the Deedy-Resume template, and I've reduced the space between the lines, and I've made multiple adjustments to save space. I'd like to remove the ...
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How to avoid automatic indents after \input caused by a preceeding line break

MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \section{Some Section} First (long) paragraph. \\ Second (long) paragraph. \\ \input{some_figure} Third (long) ...
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How to delete indentation, but keep text in-line with that above it?

Currently, I am formatting a document, and the section looks like so with the following code \hrule \vspace{4mm} \textbf{Publications} \vspace{4mm} Author, ``The World is Going to End in a Month ...
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How to change circle bullet to square bullet and remove indent before the bullet?

I'm trying to edit this LaTex template, which I downloaded from https://www.overleaf.com, into my desired CV. Here is its code: %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%...
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Improper first paragraph indentation after grouped sections

I have a KOMA-based document where section footnotes and text footnotes are formatted differently: \documentclass{scrartcl} \setlength\parindent{24pt} \usepackage[symbol]{footmisc} \usepackage{...
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How to indent locally while using the package `parskip`?

I have searched if this question has been asked before, but I have only seen (what I understood to be) global solutions, not local ones. I am using the parskip package to avoid indents, but there are ...
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Incorrect indentation for the “end” word of a for loop

I'm writing a pseudo code in latex using algorithm package, however, I have problem with indentation of the last end word for the for-loop if this for-loop contains an if statement. If it doesn't ...
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Can I make indent over many line on overleaf in \newtheorem?

I like to make it so that when I used \begin{pf} everything in the area is indented in a bit and when \end{pf} the text after is indented back out again, and if there are others inside it is indented ...
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Removing the indentation with \abstractrunin in Memoir

I'm in the process of typesetting my thesis, and I'm running into some trouble getting the chapters (which are actually papers) to look precisely the way I want. No matter what I do, I'm getting the ...
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Indentation of First Paragraphs

Sorry for this silly question, but why does LaTeX indent the very beginning paragraph? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{abstract} Here \LaTeX{} indents this paragraph. \end{...
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LyX: Inhibit indentation after quote

Is it possible with LyX and without having to use ERT everytime to inhibit indentation in standard text after (short) block quotes? (similar question) When the quote environment is using a spacing ...
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Paragraphs not indenting

My paragraphs don't indent anymore and I don't know why. My start settings are: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \linespread{1.25} \setlength{\parindent}{15pt} \usepackage{ifxetex,ifluatex} \newif\...
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Setting the indents in bibliography

I want to set the indent of the first (1) and the second (2) (third..) line. In addition, setting the space (3) between first and second cite. Is it possible? Thank you. My MWE is here: \...
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Some items in enumerate jump left out of margin

I have a boxed list in latex, and for some reason some items jump out of the box out of the left margin. I cannot figure out what is causing this and already have searched and tried some fixes. The ...
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Indent itemize/enumerate lists with the jfm document class

When using the article documentclass, itemize lists over 2 or more lines automatically indent. However, when using the jfm (journal of fluid mechanics) documentclass, they do not. I have the same ...
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How to remove Indent while using book document class

while working on a project I noticed that some pages have a slight indent over the pages above them. you'll notice that all text on page 12, for example, is slightly more indented than page 11. I ...
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Whole bibliography is indented

this may be a simple question, but I can't find the way to configure all this properly. My bibliography is moved to the right, it doesn't start at the beginning of the line: My code is like that: \...
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How to add indentation at the start of new paragraph?

I am a wirting thesis, and I have to add indentation at the start of each new paragraph? my code for paragraph: \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} % set linespacing = 1.5; equivalent to word ...
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Indentation of bullets only for first line

I see some questions regarding the indentation of lines in bullets via itemize. However, still I am seeking for a working method for my problem. The default layout is xxxxxxxxxx: * ...
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Indent at automatically generated line breaks is lost for long single statements in algorithm

MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,notitlepage]{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{algorithm}% http://ctan.org/pkg/algorithms \usepackage{algpseudocode}% ...
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ConTeXt: How to suppress indentation after setup

Let's say I have a setuo foo, and I always want to suppress indentation for the next paragraph? Is there a way to achieve this? \startsetups foo FOO \stopsetups \setupindenting[yes,medium,next] ...
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How to prevent \raggedright from removing left-indent of \parshape?

Output with \raggedright looks good when greater indentation is specified for \parshape, but \raggedright eats up smaller indentation. If a word doesn't fit on a line, is there a way to prevent ...
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glossaries-extra remove indentation of a long text in \glossentrydesc

I would like to remove the indentation of long text in the description of a glossary entry. Actually a really simple task but I can not find the solution. Somehow \glossentrydesc{##1} does the ...
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Paragraph Indentation in LaTeX

I need my paragraph to be indented, but not after the section. The remaining paragraph needs to be indented. Please check the image.
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Use of spaces between elements

I was working on my own document template for the first time and I came up with a question that I couldn't find the answer online. I was writing spaces between elements (see example beneath) but I ...
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Adjust the indentation of the items in the list of figures

I want to adjust the indentation of the items in the list of figures. Right now it looks like this: I want to move the items to the left to match the indentation of the title "List of Figures" The ...
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Paragraph formatting with neg indentation of first line

The follwoing result is easily accieved in Word: How is this possible in Latex? Description: First line without indentation and fixed tabulator at, say, 2 cm Starting from the second line, ...
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LaTeX - Change the overall indentation of algorithms in a book

I am writing on a document that is formatted as a book (two pages with an indentation on the left side for even page numbers and on the right side for odd page numbers). \documentclass[10pt,twoside,...
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Aligned column text with the title of the section

In the following MWE adopted from here and modified how is it possible to have each entry aligned with the name of the section, that is, without indent? Also I want each entry to span the whole text ...
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exam: Creating a solution environment whose width is set by an optional argument corresponding to the question level

Inspired by this answer, I would like to have a customized solution environment which accepts an optional argument. This argument can be either numeric or alphabetic, and its value corresponds to the ...
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Indentation of glossaries and index in TOC not synchronized with other unnumbered chapters

I would like to synchronize the indentation of unnumbered chapters in the TOC to the position of the number of chapters (preferred) or at least synchronize them while using KOMA-Script, glossaries and ...
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Indentation Tex

I need to put the text as follows, but i don't see how. Please help me. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb} \begin{document} $$\llbracket \Phi_{1}(\vec{a})\wedge\Phi_{2}(\vec{a})\...
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Plain Tex | Setting hanging indent

Returning to TeX after too many years away and so the simplest of tasks is throwing me… I have set up a hanging indent so: \hangindent=12pt \hangafter=1 and an example of my input file is \mark{...
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How to have a uniform indentation

I have the following content on LaTex. First we need to know the equation of the curve. Since it crosses the $x$ axis at $x=1$ and $x=4$, it must be of the form $y=k(x-1)(x-4)$. When compiled (...
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With indentation set to `0em`, when using a line break, there is still an indentation of a size of a space

Problem Description I am quite a newbie at *TeX, but I defined some \newcommands as some kind of paragraph styles (maybe not the proper way to do so, maybe someone could tell me how to accomplish ...
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How to begin with a paragraph in latex [duplicate]

I am writing my B.Sc. report. Here I have write a part of introduction. but the problem is I want begin the sentences with a gap like... **
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Hanging indent in an amsthm theoremstyle [duplicate]

I'm aiming to have a theoremstyle which has hanging indentation, where all lines after the first line are indented by some amount of space. I've searched for previous answers to similar questions, but ...
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Remove indent after optimization problem using optidef

Can any help me remove the indentation of the text after defining an optimization equation using the optidef package? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[...