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Declared itemize list of enumitem package prints labels in the left margin. How to fix it?

I have borrowed a way for creating dialogues from the answer of this question: Create a dialogue. The code in this page works fine but when I added it in my document which uses geometry package the ...
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Change leftmargin in itemize environment

I have some problems with the itemize environment. I want to change the symbol in an existing environment and for it to look good also change the indents. But there it only changes the indents of the ...
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How to Push a Secondarily Defined Lettrine Out of the Margin of the Page

I am working on a document in which I would like to incorporate a secondary lettrine outside of the one which is mainly used. Consider the code \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{...
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Why does my table of contents not apply leftskip?

I want to use \leftskip in my document to achieve a specific layout effect. Note I'm using titlesec to format headings separately (I don't want leftskip on these). But how can I get the \...
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captionsetup works for one table but not the other

I've adjusted my question below: \documentclass[man]{apa7} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{float} \usepackage[singlelinecheck=false]{caption} \restylefloat{table} \renewcommand\thesection{\Alph{...
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Adjust overleaf Page Margins

I want to set my page margins as follow "The margins on each sheet must not be less than 40mm on the left-hand size, 20mm on the right-hand side, 30mm at the top and 20mm at the bottom to allow ...
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Reverse marginpar keeping marginparsep and marginparwidth with geometry

I have the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[bitstream-charter]{mathdesign} \usepackage[showframe]{geometry} \geometry{ includeall, ...
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Mark (highlight) a paragraph (\item{…}) with a squiggly line across several pages

I'm studying the nice code from Gonzalo Medina in from Mark (highlight) a paragraph (\item{...}) with a squiggly line for later attention . I love it! It will be very useful to me. However, I have ...
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Align section, subsection and paragraph number in left margin in left in report

I want to align section, subsection and paragraph number in left margin in left. This is my code: \documentclass[12pt]{report}\makeatletter .... \renewcommand\paragraph{ \@startsection {paragraph} ...
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Line with left margin and vertically centered text from environment using mdframed package

I am using the mdframed package to put vertical lines in some paragraphs. But I want the text to have a 2cm left margin and all the text to be centered vertically. Neither is working. How could I do ...
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Left margin set different for every /section /subsection

I need to set certain margins for every chapter, section... so each block appears to be 'in his own level'. Not only for the titles but for the whole text in each section. I need it to be ...
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Remove left margin from a single {turnpage} page in RevTex class

I have a large plot that I put on a {turnpage} page in a mainly portrait document using RevTex4. As shown in the attached figure below, I was able to \hspace*{-2cm} after the rotating command to move ...
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How do I move the left margin further to the left to give more room to type?

The default margin is too far over in my opinion which doesn't leave much room for typing out my long proofs I sometimes have to do. Is there a way to move the margin over to the left more?
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Justify box at the left margin while keeping \parindent glue/obeying \noindent if present

How to define a command which takes two arguments and from the first argument makes a new paragraph where the right margin of a box containing the second argument is justified at the left margin of ...
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Make `llap` respect bottom margin

I'm using \llap in a custom environment to write some text in the document left margin, aligned with a code listing (code listing is done using lstlisting). Whenever the code listing is at the bottom ...
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Query left margin of page

Obviously, TeX does know the horizontal position of the paragraphs on the paper. It is what geometry calls left. How can I access it? I suspect there is (or one can define) a simple length register, ...
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How to add extra leftmargin only for the body in an environment?

How to add extra left-margin only for the body in an environment? The extra margin should be of same space as the environment-head occupies. For example, what I am getting is this: And what I want is ...
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Resizing marginfigure to the side of a margin?

I want to resize a marginfigure in twoside margin Here is my MWE \documentclass{caesar_book} % -- use dummy graphics \usepackage{mwe} %auto generate the bib file \usepackage{filecontents} % -- ...
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How can I put text in the left margin using enumerate

I'd like to use\begin{enumerate} to create a list of numbered problems, but I want to place text to left of the numeral, in the margin, like this: Any suggestions?
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How to change margins for a table defined in tabularx environment?

I would like to move my table \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} \usepackage[top=2.5cm,bottom=2.5cm,left=3.5cm,right=2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{ltablex} \begin{document} \begin{tabularx}{\...
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problems with margins in textual minipages

I'm writing a restaurant menu and i have problems with the left margins of this page, in particular in the paragraph 'Wine'. If I omit \vfill, the code overlaps the two paragraphs but it puts them ...
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How to set the left margins of enumerate items and itemizes items separately in global ways?

A minimal working sample is as follows: \documentclass{amsart} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item maybe \item maybe \item maybe \end{enumerate} \begin{itemize} \item maybe ...
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