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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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Add an indent to appendix line in ToC for included appendix

I asked how to add an indent to a toc line for an appendix here. In my real structure I am including the appendices: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \...
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Indent problem in list of tables (and figures) captions

I am using amsbook document class and the list of tables and figures is has a very small indent (from the left) and collides with the chapter and table/figure numbering. I cannot use tocloft package ...
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Subfigure with caption within an itemize list not indenting correctly

To make it short, I have exactly the same problem as described here Figure with caption within an itemize list not indenting correctly except, the fact that I am using the subfig package and the ...
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Blank page before titlepage using indented sections

I'm trying to indent all my contents except for all headings. I tried using the method described in this method for indenting all the normal text. However, if I combine it with either a \title command ...
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Indent appears after changing section spacing (scrbook, Xetex)

I have a problem in an scrbook document that I could isolate to this element: \RedeclareSectionCommands[ beforeskip=1.5em, afterskip=3pt ]{section} \RedeclareSectionCommands[ beforeskip=1em, ...
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How to wrap lines correctly inside algorithmic + more indentation for children lines

Please refer to this answer. I used its parState command to create this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm,algpseudocode} \makeatletter \newcommand{\algmargin}{\the\ALG@thistlm} \...
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How to remove minted indentation level with correct latex indentation?

When writing with minted code snippets I dislike to remove indentation in latex source, so correct results are generated. Is there a way to substract latex indentation-level from minted indentation? I ...
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Grid width not textwidth when using fillwithgrid (exam package)

When inserting space for answers by \fillwithdottedlines the resulting lines have the same width as textwidth. When using \fillwithgrid the resulting grid is smaller on both sides: \documentclass[...
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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 second line of an item enumerate

Here's my code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Solve the equation \\ \hspace*{24cm} $x^2 = y$ \end{enumerate} \end{document} I want it such that there's a ...
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I want to set first paragraph of text environment to no indentation

I am using evironments to typeset some paragraphs of text with different fonts. I want the first paragraph after \begin{environment} to have no indentation. My code is \newenvironment{aut}{\par}{\...
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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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\indent and \par not providing indentation within proof environment

I have a proof nested within an enumerate. I have set \parindent and \listparindent but still do not paragraphs indented inside proof environments. Code below \documentclass[12pt]{article} \pagestyle{...
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Align text under a colon

In plain text, this is what I want to do: Explanation: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Phasellus volutpat eu orci vitae eleifend. Praesent sed orci commodo, ...
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\hangindent and RTL text

while \hangindent works perfectly for left to right text, it does not work for RTL text, with bidi. Cf this example running with xelatex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage{...
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How to correctly indent a paragraph

I want to indent a paragraph so that each new line of it starts from the same position as shown below: line 1 line 2 line 3 The LaTeX code below generates paragraph indented as follows: line 1 ...
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\theoremindent adds space to left side when used with RTL languages

Trying to use ntheorem's \theoremindent seems to indent the left side rather than the right side when used with polyglossia and right-to-left languages: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ntheorem} ...
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indent block within verse environment

I am printing a song. The song (several stanzas) has one chorus stanza that should be further indented and italicised. I am using the verse environment (not package) and want to know the best way ...
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Indenting all lines of lists item to the same extent

I'm using the enumitem package, and am having trouble setting the horizontal spacing parameters (leftmargin,itemindent,labelsep,labelindent,labelwidth) so as to get the following effect: ...
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Apply ToC part indenting to chapter

I have a problem with my ToC chapter titles similar to one posted a long while back about part titles. I'm looking for guidance on how to apply these changes to chapter titles. I'm working with the ...
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Changing tabular alignment in Friggeri CV

I'm actually dealing with the Friggeri CV. This template uses friggeri-cv.cls as class file. In this file you can find everything you need to customize the final CV. The CV is divided in parts: ...
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Section title shifting in mdframed with \hangindent used

I have a code like this: \documentclass{article} \parindent = 0pt \usepackage{mdframed} \mdfsetup{everyline=true,splittopskip=15pt,innerleftmargin=2em,linewidth=1.3pt} \begin{document} \section{...
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Slight indentation of customised BibLaTeX bibliography entries

I've customised the formatting of some bibliography entry types using biblatex. For reasons unknown, the first line of each customised entry type within the bibliography is slightly indented relative ...
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Remove left and right indentation of abstract

Trying to remove the indentation which is appearing around my abstract for some unknown reason. A MWE is below: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,10pt]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} % formatting ...
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How to make a section heading indented using value of parindent?

While trying to use the titlesec package to format subsection headings, I have run into some trouble. I need subsection headings formatted so that they are indented using the value that is set with ...
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Long indexes style with imakeidx

I'm using imakeidx package: \usepackage{imakeidx} \indexsetup{othercode=\small} \makeindex[program=makeindex,columns=2,intoc=true,options={-s index_style.ist}] With style: headings_flag 1 ...
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Side by side figures portrait landscape

I am trying to include two figures one is of portrait kind (tall) and other landscape (wide) kind. I am using the code as below \documentclass[11pt]{scrbook} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[ht] \...
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Indentation on items

I do I indent the "Output" item label, the same as the "Input" item label in the following code while keeping all other indentation the same as now: bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla bla ...