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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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Need a way to nest line breaks in tabularx environment for Calendar

I am trying to make an academic calendar package. I know there's a veritable horde of them out there and I've looked through many of them but can't seem to find one I like. Since I am (usually) pretty ...
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How do I indent the equation on the next line in the exercise environment?

I'm in the exercise environment in the following template: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm,amssymb} \newcommand{\N}{\mathbb{N}} \...
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Is there a way to have a constant space between the (sub)section number and the heading in the ToC

I have a document which unfortunately has a section 10.13 and a subsection 10.13.1 and I'm sure there will be many other such examples. Unfortunately, this makes for an extremely ugly table of ...
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Indent paragraph both on the left and right without any external packages

I am following the AAAI 19 Template from https://aaai.org/Conferences/AAAI-19/aaai19call/ where a text abstract is supposed to be formatted in a way that it is indented 10pt to the left and 10pt to ...
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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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Toc: subsection title of first line is not aligned with its second line

My subsection title continues in the 2nd line with an indent in the beginning. I want it to be aligned with the first line of the subsection title. Any suggestions? Solution should not contain \...
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Command using lettrine affects all paragraphs

I'm completely new to LaTeX. I found a template and it creates a command using the lettrine package: %An initial of the very first character of the content \usepackage{lettrine} \newcommand{\initial}[...
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\lstlistoflistings remove indent in \documentclass{article}

In my \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} I want to remove the indent of \lstlistoflistings. There is a possibility like in the following to remove the indent for LOF and LOT. Is there ...
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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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Add more indent of section and subsection in table of contents

I want to add more indent of section and subsection in table of contents, align with the name of the chapter, into this This is my code \documentclass[a5paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage{newtxtext,...
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How to make special indents for a block of text

This is what I need: Headline First item in list continuation of description of first item if first line gets full second item on list continuation of description of item 2 ...
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Indentation & Glossary

I am working on a book and I want to include a glossary at the end of it. I face a couple of issues: It seems that the glossary has a left margin (see the distance compared to the "Glossary" title). ...
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Another indentation problem within minipage using Overleaf

I will have to write my master thesis soon, so now I'm learning tex using Overleaf. I started with making resume, which I constantly have issues with indentation. I came across a lot of suggestion and ...
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Change indent of section* in cls file

I am using a custom latex class (https://github.com/quantum-journal/quantum-journal/blob/master/quantumarticle.cls). Using this class, the titles of unnumbered sections are indented slightly. However, ...
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How to remove the indentation after the optimization problem

\documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts \usepackage{optidef} \begin{document} \title{Title} \author{ \IEEEauthorblockN{Author} } \maketitle \section{Test} The ...
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Indenting paragraphs within a custom theorem environment

Issue: In my custom theorem environment I would like the beginning line of a new paragraph within the theorem environment to immediately follow the line above it and also be indented: MWE: \...
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Section and text left indentation

My MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{showframe} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{paper=a4paper} \geometry{bindingoffset=1.5cm,hmargin={1.5cm,1....
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Set subsection (Level 3) indentation to 0.5 inches from left margin

I am using the following class to type my thesis: https://interval.louisiana.edu/thesis-class/ULL-thesis-class-explanation.html What edits should I make to the class to fix the indentation problem? In ...
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Indent texts within an enumerated list

What I want to is to get is the sentence Next follows Items 3 to 6, to be indented not with the enumerated list itself but with the normal indentation. Appreciate any suggestions. \documentclass{...
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Change amount of hanging indentation in reference list

I want hanging indentation, by half an inch, in the References section. That is, apart from the first line, subsequent lines for each entry should start at 0.5 inch from the left. My MWE consists of ...
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Indenting and justifying a paragraph [duplicate]

I would like to force the justification (after a \raggedright command) of a paragraph while also having it indented. I tried the following commands but this doesn't seem to work (only the first line ...
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How can I force `intertext` command to retain the default indentation in `align` enrironment?

intertext command seems to remove the indentation. Is there a way to get the normal indentation while in math mode? \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb, ...
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Indenting individual elements in ToC

Sorry if this seems blatant and obvious, but I'm only beginning my adventure with LaTeX and I've run into a problem to which I cannot find a solution even among the existing questions. I need first ...
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Indentation in ntheorem with inserted picture

My question is additional to Wrapping about of a tikzpicture placed between two theorem-environments. As one can see from CTAN:Text flow, the method of wrapping figure inside theorem-like (lists,...) ...
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Graphic tree-like symbols in text

Just dont know how to properly form the question... perhaps it's easiest to show it in a picture.. I have a simple table: \begin{table}[] \centering \begin{tabular}{ll} 1 & Test1 \\ 2 & \...
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Indentation in package exercisebank

In using the package exercisebank, is it possible for "Exercise" header, "intro" material and "problem" numbers to start at the same column of the text? For example, the package prints Exersise 1 ...
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Text disappearing off page?

I am trying to put some items into a numbered list, and I know that to do this, I need to use the enumerate environment. However, when I do this with the following code, the text within the list ...
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KOMA Script tocstyle tocline, no indent on second line of large entry

How do I un-indent the second line of a large entry in the table of contents with tocstyle tocline on the KOMA Script class scrartcl? I found the same question here: ToC: How to no-indent the second ...
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Avoiding indent after \maketitle in twocolumn article

How can I automatically avoid the indent in the first paragraph of a twocolumn article.cls document with a title? Note that the document I am writing has a custom \@maketitle. For example: \...
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Curve rubric entry with hanging indentation

I was trying to get a hanging indentation, so an indentation from second line. There are multiple answers for how to achieve this in general texts or lists. But I could not transfer them to the curve ...
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How to add indent in non-numbered section of the table of content?

I'm using \setcounter{secnumdepth}{0} to show sections without any number. It works as expected, but I'd like to have some indentation to align the begin of the text. \documentclass{article} \...
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Indentation in algorithmic package when having multiple lines

I'm using algorithmic package and I've got this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \begin{document} \begin{algorithmic}[1] \Function {BalanceCascade}{} \...
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Bibliography from second line on aligned left with no indent

I would like to have my bibliography printed from the second line on aligned left so the text is in the the normal margin restriction, like here: The solution here provides only a very complicated ...
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Acronyms list indentation

I'm writing a acronyms list using acro package and \printacronyms to print a list of acronyms, but some of my acronyms are a bit long and their are getting over the description, so I wanted to add a ...
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Sort-of-a table by left indent

I try to cerate kind-of-a table in latex. The screenshot below shows how it should look in the end. Using Microsoft Word, I just set the left indents and a tab accordingly. How's the right approach ...
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Getting rid of paragraph identation after a figure [duplicate]

I'm writing my thesis with ShareLaTeX and is having a problem. For some weird reason, I now have a random indentation at the beginning of a paragraph under a float. I have used numoures floats before ...
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unnumbered sections aligned, including pdfborderstyle, in table of contents

Thanks to this question I manged to get my unnumbered sections aligned in table of contents, but as I'm using hyperref to highlight pdfborderstyle I get an outline, or highlight, that is not indented. ...
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LyX indentations are not kept under automatic line breaking

I am new to LyX (few weeks) and I am having trouble with line breaks. When I am writing in paragraph mode, I have my text indented (as intended :)), but of I have a long line, LyX doesn't know when to ...
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titlesec title around a wrapfig is misindenting

I've got a largish document with custom section titles set up with titlesec, and several wrapped figures. In one place, a title ends up at the same place as a wrapfig, and thus has a narrower ...
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Insert word, character, or symbol at beginning of all hanging indents in paragraph

In the same vein as this question (and somewhat similar to this question), I am trying to insert anything (e.g. a word, character, or symbol) at the beginning of each wrapped line in a paragraph. ...
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How to indent the items which are in a line

My aim was to make horizontal lists and followed this question(See the answer from @SDrolet): How to make horizontal lists? And now I have the following (UPDATE) \documentclass{article} \usepackage[...
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Algorithm in TeX

I am trying to write an algorithm with indentation. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm}% http://ctan.org/pkg/algorithms \usepackage{algpseudocode}% http://ctan.org/pkg/algorithmicx \...
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How to define the size of paragraph indent

How do I get this indentation?
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Inspirational quote editing

I am trying to use the Inspirational Quote that I found in this trend: "Inspirational" quote at start of chapter Sadly, as I don't have 50 reputation I cannot ask this question in that ...
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No indentation for first level enumeration

I usually use enumerations like this: \renewcommand{\labelenumi}{\arabic{enumi})} \renewcommand{\labelenumii}{\alph{enumii})} \renewcommand{\labelenumiii}{\roman{enumii})} Hello world hello world \...
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Enumerate with tabular-like characteristics

I want the text to display more like the first example, but automatically enumerate like the second one and be indented a tab away. \begin{tabular}{lll} (a)& $A\cup B=\{x:x\in A$ oder $x\in B\}$&...
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Itemize within itemize and reducing indent in beamer

I'm having this problem with itemize. I am preparing a presenation in beamer which requires an itemize within an itemize. Because of space constraints, I wanted to reduce the identation in the inner ...
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No indentation for paragraphs after floating figures

Is there a way of removing automatically the indent of a paragraph if it directly follows a figure? Other paragraphs should be normally indented. Because it is a floating environment it would be ...
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Cannot use minitoc package with offset

I am currently writing a report in LaTex. I am encountering a puzzling issue... I have looked on stackexchange and cannot find a way to solve my problem. Main source I found: minitoc suppress title ...