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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Remove indent in subsubsection heading

I wish to remove the indent created by Latex at the start of the sub-sub-section heading 'Confidence Set', consider the below MWE \documentclass[journal,onecolumn,11pt, peerreview]{IEEEtran} \...
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Indent in multiline caption

I am trying to replicate a caption like the one below. Thus far I have made the following modifications: \usepackage{caption} \captionsetup[table]{labelsep=newline, labelfont=bf, singlelinecheck=off,...
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\paragraph command indentation depending on paragraph title

When using the \paragraph{Title} command is there a way of aligning the proceeding lines with the title of the paragraph. Or is there any package that makes the paragraph sectioning into an ...
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Can't apply no indent on tabular

I want to align the columns of this tabular but I can't with the following code. \bigskip \centerline {\large \textbf{Behaviour of A* on a 5x5 grid}} \bigskip \noindent \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{ &...
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Fully justification with indent paragraph [duplicate]

I am using the package ragged2e and then \justify to get fully justification of my text but it's seems that is avoiding the indentation. My code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,onecolumn]{report} \...
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How can I create custom an environment with default left margin?

--Edit-- (rewrite the code that I use currently to produce margin left) This is code that I try to make a new environment (leftwhitespace) of, instead of writing these code that create list with 1 ...
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Indenting multiple lines of a paragraph

I am looking to indent the first 3-4 lines of a paragraph, and have the rest start normally at margin length (see attached photograph for example). The lettrine package does this, but adding the big ...
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Remove numbers and add indent in bibliography using biblatex with bibtex backend

I want to remove the number labels from the bibliography, since I use (author, year) in my document. I managed to remove the numbers, but now I would like to second (and possibly more lines) indented ...
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Beamer Overlays within a tikz node has growing indent [duplicate]

I am using beamer overlays within tikz nodes, which yields the expected result, except for a growing indent. Here is a minimalistic example showing the behaviour. \documentclass{beamer} \...
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Abstract Indent

How can i indent my abstract? I've tried this: \begin{abstract} \indent My abstract is this. \end{abstract} But it's not working. I'm even using \usepackage{indentfirst} that seems to work in ...
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Underfull \hbox in paragraph without indent

I try to make a letter in the colombian's format but when I want to add the recipient information without indent I got a Underfull \hbox (look the line Ingeniero). This is my code: \documentclass{...
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How to un-indent the item in an “enumerate” that's also inside a minipage

I'm constructing a document aiming towards Wildcard's checklist and have come across an indentation that I can't convince LaTeX to omit. One of the requirements for the checklist is that each (sub)...
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Suppress parindent after list environments

I learned that the reason for parindents is to provide visual clues for paragraph ends. According to some people, is an error to use both \parindent and \parskip. Thinking about this, the logical ...
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Label and indentation format for list [duplicate]

I am building a list with the following requirements: Indent the description according to the longest label (ideally automatically). Enumerated list. Normal font for numbers. Bold font for "An item:",...
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How to correct the indentation of line numbers of algorithm2e package when used with beamer class?

When using the algorithm2e package with the beamer class I get a different indentation for the line numberings than when using it with other classes. With beamer class they look like this: \...
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Line-breaking between arrays

I have these lists of values but they're all packed together, how can I add a new line between them? I've tried \ and \newline and all sorts but it would come up with errors. Thanks! \documentclass[...
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Array and alignment

I'm trying to display a list of values in an array. The top line is fine but when I include another value it messes up everything. How can I fix this? Basically I want all the values to be equally ...
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How can I stop indentfirst from indenting?

I'm using indentfirst to indent the first lines of my paragraphs. But then I have a bibliography at the end where I want each paragraph to have hanging indents. Something like: \usepackage{...
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How to add space and indentation?

I'd like to have the values spaced out more but I have no clues how to do so. Is there an alternative way to add the indentation and the spacing between the x values? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{...
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How to insert a full column width block of text in the middle of an indented list

I'm trying to insert a block of text, set at full line width, in the middle of an indented and nested list item. I've asked the general question, though in my case it involves the listings package. ...
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How do I correctly align normal enumerate and enumitem items?

I have a mixed list of normal and enumitem numbered items. It is working perfectly apart from my inability to create the correct left hand margin and hanging indent for the enumitem. I've tried ...
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Tabulate Alignment and Indentation

I'm documenting the Python class I've built at my company. I'm struggling to make a table with the first column vertically centralized and the descriptions at the second column indented like this: ...
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How to make a non-indented, monospaced Chinese character layout

I want the text to be laid out exactly as it appears here in the monospaced code environment: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[left=0.7in,right=0.7in,top=0.7in,bottom=0.7in]{geometry}...
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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 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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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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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 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 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 ...