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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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\indent and \noindent: details from Knuth's The TeXbook

On page 286 in Knuth's book he writes: \noindent has no effect in horizontal mode. On the contrary on the page 283 he writes : This is exactly like \indent except that TeX starts out in ...
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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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How to fix the non-indent issue in bibliography? [closed]

I have conference package used in latex, but it automatically arrange the citation with non-indent starting from the 4th citations. Is there any way to add some command line to fix this problem? ...
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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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How can I place an indented list on same line after a word or phrase?

I need to approximate a document with the following format where a list starts after a word or phrase on the same line: word or phrase source language 1) First translated definition ...
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Use a checkmark as a bullet

I am using LaTeX to write up a marking scheme for a school test. I would like to use the checkmark character from the pifont (\ding{51}) as a bullet point. However, I am trying to copy the formatting,...
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How do I indent text within a tabular environment?

I'm trying to create a table in r markdown where the age groups such as 0-20 and 21-55 are indented: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{lccc} \toprule Factors & 2 & 2 &...
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Increase the horizontal space of before a line in algorithm environment

I have an algorithm like the bellow code. How can I align line seven with its upper lines (please look at the uploaded picture)? \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[fleqn]{amsmath} \...
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minipage placed where I choose and with the options of any page

I need to be able to construct a minipage inside a page (A4 paper) with the measures that I want, the position I want and the geometry I want (top, bottom, left, right; indention…), like any page. I ...
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QUAD After a New Line Inside ITEMIZE Doesn't Work [duplicate]

I'm using quad inside itemize. In detail, \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item Item 1a\\Item 1b \item Item 2\\\quad Subitem 2a\\\quad Subitem 2b \item Item 3 \end{itemize} \...
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How to linebreak and keep indentation? [duplicate]

While writing down an algorithm, I've come to the following construct: There are multiple for/if/while's before this one so it is quite indented. Example code: \usepackage{algpseudocode,algorithm,...
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How to indent and hanging indent

I am having trouble with indenting. I would like a non-indented paragraph to be followed by an indented multi-line example. That example should have a hanging indent. I've tried using the hanging ...
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How to correctly indent a local table of contents with etoc?

I'm using etoc to create local Table Of Contents of each chapter, but it doesn't indent it correctly. In the general TOC, it works all right, but in the local TOC, sections, subsections and paragraphs ...
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Lstlisting delimiters remove indentation

I am trying to change color of text in the listing. I use delimiters, but it seems that they remove indentation. Here is my setup: \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{color} \definecolor{javared}{rgb}...
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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 can I replace tabs with spaces before compiling .tex file?

I want to indent text in the verbatim environment. I want to do this with the tabulator. The problem is that verbatim does not work as advertised ("prints unmodified text"). It actually replaces the ...
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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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Enumerated list indentation

I noticed that when I use enumerated list environment it produces an extra indentation to the document. So that if I'm using \usepackage[margin=3cm]{geometry} and then the enumerated list, the left ...
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Figure with caption within an itemize list not indenting correctly

I'm trying to put an image with a caption on it within an itemize environment (within another itemize environment). When I had the image with no caption, simply using \includegraphics, it indented to ...
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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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Nested parenthesis automatic indentation in equation

Here is some code that produces a display equation with nested parentheses indented to different depths. \documentclass{amsart} \begin{document} \begin{align*} (\exists d) &\biggl( l'(...
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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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how to start a new line after inserting a figure without indentation at the beginning of this new line?

\section{last paragraph} Here are some words in the last paragraph. Now a figure is inserted below. \begin{figure}[H] \centering \includegraphics[width=5cm]{...jpg} \caption[Example .]{.,,} \label{...}...
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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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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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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 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 do I make placements within my resume?

I'm currently writing a resume. Consider the below LaTeX bit of code: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[scaled]{helvet} \renewcommand*\familydefault{\sfdefault} %% Only if the base font of ...
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My Own CV Template - Help!

I wanted to develop a hybrid of moderncv and article class, another CV template. I am facing difficulties. Here is my code till now: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage{...
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Indenting sub-bullet points

I had seen the following resume in the net and wanted to replicate the same. I tried out the following, but it does not seem to be working. \section{Technical Skills} \noindent\rule{\textwidth}{\...
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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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Creating language and skill sections in resume

How is it possible to get something similar to this: Languages: Language 1 Native speaker Language 2 Fluent speaker Skills: Working knowledge Skill1, Skill2, Skill3 ...
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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 in Latex for Resume

I just started to learn to build my resume using Latex. The problem I got is that I wish to align "Thesis" and "Advisor" with the degree "M.S in Engineering". I also wish to wrap the long line of the ...
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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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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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New section following subsection of previous section not indenting correctly

Good day, I am trying to end the subsection Proof on line ~65 and have the following section reset its indentation to be inline with the previous section, not the subsection Proof on line ~65. I will ...
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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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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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footnotes indentation issue

I have checked the whole forum for finding solution to this problem. Problem: I have added some footnotes to my LaTeX template. All footnotes work fine except this one. This is how it appears Here ...
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Indent the word “Proof” in environment proof of amsthm

I'm working with the amsthm package, especially using the proof environment. I would like just the word "Proof" to be indented (and to keep the QED symbol). Can we do that?
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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{...