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{lists} is about list environments. If your question deals with a specific list environment, such as {itemize}, {enumerate}, or {description}, add that tag along with this one. {enumitem} is a popular package for customizing lists. For registers like a "List of figures", use {table-of-contents} ...

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Multi-level ordered list with prefix in different parts of the text

I'm writing a document with a list of items that must be ordered. The result should be something like this: Title 1 R1. Requirement 1 R1.1 Requirement 1.1 R2. Item 2 R2.1 Requirement 2.1 R2....
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How to skip items in reverse enumerations?

I'm using the etaremune package to create a reverse enumeration and I would like to be able to alter the counter so that an item is skipped but the enumeration still ends at 1. \documentclass{article}...
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Longtable-like headers/footers in a list based environment

The longtable package enables you to specify a first header, a recurrent header, a recurrent footer, and a last footer as part of the table. These elements help the user make sense of the table as it ...
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Customizing newlistof{Floats}

Im building a custom list for "boxes" (or closed tables). Note they can't be named as table. The only way to to add boxes as a environment was over the Floats. Any tip here could help. Something ...
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Hide item number without removing numbering from list

What I would like to do is removing the item number from an enumerate list like the one below \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Automatic theorem list

In my need of writing a list of theorems I wrote the following code: \documentclass[b5paper, twoside, 12pt]{memoir} % packages \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, fancyhdr, geometry, hyperref, palatino, ...
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Reference with entire number in enumerate

So I have made this file where I list my exercises as 1.A, 1.B,... for the exercises in Chapter 1, and 2.A,2.B,... for the exercises in Chapter 2. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{...
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New Table of Contents + Environment (Empty List)

In Brazilian text rules (ABNT) we have different environments for Tables and Boxes(Quadros). I'm trying to add this second one. The full body is working properly, but my entries are not going to "loq" ...
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How to make an infinite (to some n) enumerated list?

What I want is to get something like this: 1) 1st item 2) 2nd item . . . n) nth item But I can't figure it out. \setcounter{enumi}{n} doesn't help, as it can only set counter to numbers. Is there ...
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ConTeXt: advanced enumeration item setup

This question is a refinement of ConTeXt: avoid enumeration items across pages. Given an itemgroup, each \item contains one or more paragraphs or itemgroups, possibly mixed. I only want pagebreaks ...
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Indent of members of a set in biblatex

Using a @set container (at least something similar but for this question a @set should do it) I get the following: Since this is a bit hard to read I would like to have this instead: Everything I ...
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Why does \setlist{nosep} doesn't work in a tabular environment?

I want to have nice tight lists with no spacing before, after or in-between the items. I managed to do this according to the answer from this question: How to remove the whitespace BEFORE itemize/...
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ConTeXt: avoid enumeration items across pages

If each \item is one or more paragraphs, sometimes ConTeXt will break these paragraphs across pages. In this specific case I would rather ConTeXt break between each item if a single paragraph or ...
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How to use ball style for enumerate list-

I want to use, ball style for an "enumerate list", specifically I want to include this ball item style in the part of my code where is written "ball", I have tried to add this option adding the ...
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itemize/enumerate - how to turn the very first \item of the environment, including the bullet/item-number, into a hyperlink?

When in LaTeX2e using the hyperref-package, you can apply the command\hyperref[⟨referencing-label⟩]{⟨tokens that form the text of the hyperlink⟩}for turning phrases of text ...
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What is the recommended method to have an image lie side by side with a list?

What I am doing below should suffice but I invite any other better ways. Is there any other better ones? \documentclass[preview,border=12pt,12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{enumitem,graphicx} \begin{...
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Add word to abbreviation list

How is used \chapwithtoc that write a list of abbriviations? How to add a word to this list? Thank you.
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Why conflict between mathtools and Gonzalo's solution for auto-adjusting description environment?

Gonzalo Medina provided a nifty solution to "Automatically set description list labelwidth based on widest label?." (The goal was to define a description environment where the item text is ...
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How to change number position in list of tables?

I have list of tables below: This list of tables is numbered in the middle of each table. I need to transfer this numbering to the area of the top line of each table (as shown in the figure). How ...
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How to make a numbered list which start numbering from number of title?

I need to make like this: As seen in the picture, the number of each new title also increases by one. I found a similar example, but this is slightly different: stackoverflow.com/q/2007627
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Using a list with much text inside a fixed width table

I want to format interviews which are pretty long. I decided to split each interviews into sections with relevant tags. You can see a screenshot of this idea below. How can I accomplish something ...
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How do I get this descriptive list aligned nicely?

I have worked out an exercise consisting of multiple parts in LaTeX, as a descriptive list consisting of part a, b and c. However, it aligns in a very weird way and I can't get it to look better. Is ...
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How to show bullets for subsections in the table of contents?

I am writing my thesis with overleaf. I have used a book document class and I am proceeding in the enumeration of the chapters, sections and subsections. It looks fine from section to subsection where ...
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Custom referencable items

I have a list of conditions I want to reference, so I use \begin{enumerate} \item \label{foo} ... \item \label{bar} ... \end{enumerate} We reference the condition \ref{foo}. This way the ...
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Top to bottom multicolcolumn command?

With the multicol package, you can insert \LRmulticolcolumn or \RLmulticolcolumn to get the items to appear from left-to-right/right-to-left but I'm looking for one that let me arrange the items from ...
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\setlength\itemsep throwing a weird bug

I have to edit a LaTeX template for an assignment, which involves solving multiple choice questions. The code for one of these questions is as follows : \begin{list}{$\square$}{} \setlength\itemsep{-...
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Make subitem behave like a nested itemize

Is it possible to make \subitem work like a nested itemize? For example, this is what I want the output to look like: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \begin{...
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How to arrange a list of elements in an array table in Latex

Suppose we have a list of elements {1, 2, ..., 18}. I have to write a Latex program so that the elements can be written in the following dynamic table. Please help me. Thank you in advance.
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glossaries: How to add a column for the page of definition/first appearance of symbols in the list of symbols?

I'm trying to produce a list of symbols for my PhD thesis including a column with the units of the symbols. Therefore, I used the latex code provided in the following link: glossaries: add additional ...
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How to represent 1) in LaTeX?

I tried just 1) foo; 2) bar; in LaTeX, but I found it looks strange.
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Why can't I create an equation in my list? [duplicate]

\documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{physics} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{cancel} \usepackage{sidecap} \usepackage{array} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Enumerated list same textwidth

I'm using a lot of enumerated list in my report and it feels like the margin at the left is bigger than the right. I'm using the enumerated lists because I don't want to have a title like this 3.2.4....
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List of entries (newlistof) pointing to sections in non-sequential order (using contentsline and hyperref)

I would like to use the contentsline command in hyperref to add a reference to a document and be able to create a table of contents (list) where the entries do not necessarily appear in the order of ...
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How to get three nested enumerations in LaTeX?

This is my current code. I've managed to get one next enumeration but I want a third nesting to replace me having to write 1.1.1, 1.1.2 etc. \begin{enumerate} \item Top Levek \begin{enumerate} ...
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Roman numeration in an xlist environment

How do I set an xlist environment inside an exe environment to use lowercase roman numeration? It always defaults to lowercase letters.
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Enumitem settings have no effect on enumerate environment

I've read this question: Vertical space in lists but neither solution offered there works for me. When I add this: \usepackage{enumitem} \setitemize{itemsep=-10pt,parsep=-10pt,topsep=-10pt,partopsep=...
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Create checklist with pgfkeys -> multiple /.is if needed

I want to create a checklist with "static" content, but with every instance of this list I want to be able to check or uncheck some items of the list. As I want to learn PGFKeys, I tried to do it ...
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contentsline in hyperref: setting the target link

I am using the fourth-argument version of \contentsline defined in hyperref. Is there any way to compute the right hyperlink for the last argument of \contentsline in the hyperref package ...
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Colors for sections with list doesn't work for section 0

As you can see here, I wanted to color in sections of my lecture notes, meaning that the theorems, headings etc. would have a different color each section. I now use the proposed \usepackage{...
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How to refer to single item in custom enumerate

I have defined an enumerate environment with custom item names: each item should start with a bullet point and then "Type X case", where the X denotes the item number. Later in the text, I want to ...
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Resuming a customized list

I am using a list that has only even numbered items for the exercises that my students are working on. I have run into a few issues: Commonly, questions begin with instructions for a small set of ...
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Description environment within footnote

Using a description within a footnote puts a line break after the footnote number instead of starting in the same line. MWE \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, oneside, draft]{Report} \begin{document} ...
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Add list items to a table

I want add a list inside a table. My actual code is the following \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside,openright]{book} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} \newcolumntype{L}{>{\centering\...
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Continuing the enumerate numbering from other the enumerate list in the document

I have an enumerate list in my latex document as below: \begin{enumerate} \item 1 \item 2 \end{enumerate} I want pick the numbering of that particular list somewhere else in the document, i.e., ...
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Referring to element in a list macro using index

Here is a minimal example of what I want to accomplish: I have defined a list, such as this: \def\listA{1/a/A, 2/b/B, 3/c/C} I am now able to successfully loop through this list using \foreach ...
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Bulleted list with vertical lines

I want to add different positions within a company in a similar fashion to what LinkedIn uses, i.e. the vertical line connecting the dots of the bullet list. How can this be done? Edit: now with a ...
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Specifying itemize with \addtolength

I am writing an additional page to my cover letter and cv, so I am using moderncv. Therefore the style of the itemize is defined by the package. For my additoinal page I want a new itemize style that ...
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List with various \item styles

I'm trying to design a basic "interview format" consisting on a series of questions and answers, which I want to typeset in different styles like, for instance, boldface for questions with a leading "...
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Use normal spacing within a minipage (same as outside)

I was wondering how to have the contents of a minipage look exactly the same as “normal” text (i. e. with respect to spacing, indents etc.). These minipages can contain arbitrary content such as ...
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Latex macro lists in \foreach

I have the following code, where I define two separate lists. I want "foreach" to pick items of these two separate lists. This question is updated to make it clear that "AA" and "BB" are also needed ...