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{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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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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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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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{...
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Creating a bibliography with fixed indention and authoryear labels using biblatex and biber

I am using biblatex and biber with the authoryear styles for my documents. Now I've been asked to format my bibliography like this: It looks like a mixture of the numeric style (labels left of the ...
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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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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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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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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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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 achieve two levels of indentation inside align environment?

I'm trying to indent an equation further away - basically to achieve two levels of indentation. Let me explain a little bit more... I have the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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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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Noindent in \thanks, left align

I am using the following command in WinEdt to have the corresponding author contact info at the footnote. I used \\ to have a new line since it was long. I have two problems. First I need to left ...