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controls the amount of vertical space inserted between paragraphs

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The List of figures contents overlap the title with the parskip package

I'm making a report and I'm trying to add the list of tables and figures to it. The list of tables renders completely fine, but the list of figures ends up looking like this, and I'm not quite sure ...
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Indent with \parskip in minipage

Here is my preamble: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{sectsty} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage{enumitem} \...
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How do parskip and similar parameters behave

Im trying to format a twocolumn article document with some twocolumn spanning graphics, small tables etc. I used \raggedbottomfor evading huge whitespace/glue in my text, but sometimes the space this ...
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Add vspace only if immediately preceded by paragraph / if not at the beginning of a proof

My question is very similar to this one, however my situation is more specific and I'm wondering whether there isn't a simpler (and more performant) solution than executing code for every paragraph: ...
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Listings and Float package ordering cause \parskip to be ignored in list of listings \lstlistoflistings

Ordering matters with listings and float packages else \parskip is ignored I was trying to figure out why in my list of listings (\lstlistoflistings) the \parskip was being ignored, when eventually I ...
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Set interparagraph spacing to line spacing

I have an assignment which the instructor is requiring to have no extra spacing between lines and double spaced. I currently have \linespread{2} to get the double spacing but I'm unsure how to go ...
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Single Line Break in Latex to Single Line Break in Text?

This definitely seems like an answered question somewhere, but how can I make a single line break in the latex source code correspond to a line break in the text? For example, I'd like \...
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Problems with \parskip

I have some problems with the usage of the \parskip package. For me it seems to have no effect on my document. I am using \usepackage{parskip} but there is no space between two paragraphs. If I do ...
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Reledmac and KOMA-Script: How to fix parskip when enumerating paragraphs?

I try to use the reledmac package to enumerate paragraphs in my document, which I generate with pandoc. Unfortunately, the commands \pstart and \pend needed for the enumeration break the parskip ...
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Change value of parskip only for indented paragraphs

I'd like to have some vertical space between paragraphs, but both \setlength\parskip and the parskip package mess up the spacing for things like theorems and the title. Is it possible to make Latex ...
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Avoid extra space from vspace if section follows list (and questions related to enumitem)

Why is that when I create a new length, and set it to \parskip, it becomes 0? (See earlier parts of MWE) I would like my lists to appear right below text, and start a paragraph after. When doing this, ...
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enumitem and paragraph spacing: blank line between for parskip, no line between for regular line break

I would essentially like to have two spacings between lists and paragraphs, for two separate purposes. If the list is in the middle of a paragraph, use the regular line spacing. If the list is the ...
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Is there a good practice for when to use `\smallskip`, `\medskip`, or `\bigskip`?

Is there a (scientific) standard in articles or books for when to use \smallskip, \medskip, or \bigskip?
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Additional space around `proof` using `parskip`

I'm using the package parskip with the amsthm environments, and I noticed that additional spacing are added above and below the proof environment: Any idea how to fix this? A similar question was ...
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Adjusting parskip only between regular text paragraphs

If I use the package parskip with something like \setlength{\parskip}{5mm} it adjusts parskip not only between text paragraphs, but also between text and e.g. itemize environments. In the example ...
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Problem with linespace and parskip and font size

I am writing a thesis template with properties like word template. in MS Wors: Font size=14pt, linespace=1.2, space before chapter/section/subsection title = 30pt/27pt/20pt. What I have done so ...
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What is the proper way to add parskip to a document class?

In the documentation for the parskip package, it says : [The parskip package] still is and will remain an inferior choice compared to a properly designed document class. What is the proper way to ...
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In the enumitem package, how can I independently adjust the vertical spacing between the final item in a list, and a brand new paragraph?

I'm typesetting a document for which I face certain constraints: The .tex file contains unicode characters, therefore I need to use a unicode-capable engine such as XeLaTeX to compile it. The ...
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KOMA-Script - paragraph new line without space and parskip

I am currently writing my master thesis with KOMA-Class srcreprt and I am a little bit weird about blank lines in paragraphs, parskips and sectioning vertical space. As I have learned usage of \\ as ...
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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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Increase parskip after first paragraph in environment

I have an environment and I'd like to increase the \parskip between the first and second paragraphs in the environment, but only the first and second paragraphs. I can achieve the effect manually ...
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Pagebreaks and parskip with lots of small sections

I'm having trouble with page breaks in a LaTeX document. LaTeX seems to occasionally (and inexplicably) move a few lines onto a new page, even when there is clearly enough room for those lines at the ...
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Equalise spacing before and after tcolorbox environment

I don't like tampering with the AMStheorem default theorem styles (theorem, definition and remark), I find they fit my needs well. In this instance, I am using tcolorbox to draw boxes around ...
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Negate the effect of parskip on headings

The tex file to produce the image on the right is given below. The image on the left is produced by uncommenting \usepackage{parskip}. My aim is to set distance between headings and also distance ...
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Why vertical spacing discrepancy with parskip for paragraph command?

I have a LaTeX document that contains something similar to the code below. When I compile with pdflatex on Windows and Linux, there is extra vertical space just before the \paragraph command on the ...
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Ignore parskip if using dialogue package

I am using the dialogue package in my document and I'm using scrartcl with option parskip. How can I switch off parskip inside the dialogues? I don’t want to have that space between the lines. \...
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How do I adjust vertical spacing above \rule line to match that below the line?

I want to know how to adjust vertical spacing above \rule line to match that below the line. I have attempted to solve this problem using the solutions presented for similar questions hrulefill ...
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Why do enumerated lists become more compact when using `columns` with `parskip` loaded (beamer)? [duplicate]

When I use columns environment to include enumerate items, the presence of parskip will force enumerated items to become more compact. The output above will not be the same if parskip is disabled. ...
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Avoiding parskip at end of column

In a two column text (with multicol), the first column is composed of a long paragraph, ending a line before the column end. Then a parskip is added, which makes the last line of the column empty. The ...
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How to layout left margin and bullets using parskip

There is a fairly typical layout style in technical manual in which headings are numbered and left justified. The text then is indented about 1cm so that it appears as if there is a larger left ...
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tcolorbox: parbox=false AND hyphenationfix=true

I want the text in a {tcolorbox} to exhibit the same paragraph style as the main body. As far as I know (as per the first reference) this requires using \RestoreParskip: \newcommand*{\RestoreParskip}{...
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Using wrapfigure with custom paragraph breaks

In my document, I've modified \parskip to give a nice break between paragraphs. But this means that \wrapfigure calculates the number of lines wrong, and gives itself a significantly larger margin ...
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Theorems and parskip

This is my code: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{book} \usepackage{parskip} % paragraph spacing: without this command there is spacing between the paragraph and the proposition \usepackage{amsthm} ...
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How to make parskip in minipage match that of parskip outside minipage?

Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{parskip} \usepackage{multicol} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nam scelerisque purus eget arcu eleifend ...
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parskip package causing some problems in parbox itemize content

Here is some simplified content to describe my problem \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin = 0.7 in]{geometry} \usepackage{parskip} \begin{document} Some notational items: \begin{...
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Why `parskip` package makes margin notes misaligned?

I have to merge two lengthy files, one of which is using the marginnote package and the other needs the parskip package. If I use them at the same time the command I use to label years in the margin, ...
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Lower baselineskip in leadsheets

How can I lower the space between lines in the leadsheets package to make the songs more compact? \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \usepackage{leadsheets} \usepackage{lmodern} \renewcommand\...
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parskip=half garbles sometimes pages

I am making documents with the option parskip=half. I have observed, that I sometimes get garbled pages, where I have no explanation for. I would expect a problem inside of Tex or Latex. With some ...
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mdframed and parskip

This seems pretty easy: how can I get a paragraph skip in an mdframed, same as outside the box? Is it somehow `disabled', and if so, is there a reason for that? Here is how it's set up, in a ...
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Reduce vertical spacing of paragraph-section

How can I reduce the vertical spacing from a paragraph-section into a half parskip on global level? I desire the same vertical spacing as parkskip=half. MWE: \documentclass[numbers=noenddot,parskip=...
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parskip Causing amsbook Table of Contents Header to Appear Below Table of Contents [closed]

I'm using the amsbook document class along with the \parskip package, but when \parskip is added, it causes the default header "Contents" above my table of contents to move below the table of contents ...
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Minimum paragraph lineskip when flushing bottom

For my thesis, I have \documentclass[twoside]{book} along with \flushbottom to fill the page all the way to the bottom. However, on a number of pages the spacing between paragraphs is too small to my ...
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Page looks sparse, space between paragraph is too big (KOMA-Script) [duplicate]

This page looks very sparse, LaTeX inserts way too much space between the paragraphs. I use \documentclass[paper=a4,twoside,parskip=half,12pt]{scrartcl} for a short manual. I would not mind if the ...
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Change the Space Between Paragraphs Without Messing up Other Parts of the Document

For quite some time I was trying to adjust the space between paragraphs by tweaking parskip but after asking two question in here I saw that messing around with it is not a good idea. That is because ...
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Parskip and Space Above Enumerate List

I have changed the value for parskip but this also affects the space between the last paragraph and the first item of the enumerate environment. My questions are: Why would parskip affect something ...
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Equal Spacing in Title Headings - Parskip

I have formatted the titles of chapters, sections etc but I can't get the spacing between their elements equal to each other because as I have seen the command \setlength{\parskip}{10pt} adds to those ...
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scrreprt: parskip = full in text but not in footnotes [closed]

I write a document with the scrreprt class in which I use the option parskip = full. This automatically applies to footnotes, too. How can I set several footnotes on one page without a parskip ...
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With an underfull vbox, how to push everything to the top of the page?

I'm preparing some text where pictures shall be placed really "H"ere. Due to the mix of text and images, that actually works pretty well. But I keep one page with not enough content (larger image ...
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Using tocloft and parskip generates a warning about redefining \@starttoc

If you use both tocloft and parskip packages, a warning is generated about the redefinition of \@starttoc. The MWE is straightforward. This code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{parskip} \...
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Most elegant way to invoke \parindent but not \parskip when going to next line

As can be seen from the MWE below, we define: \setlength{\parindent}{3em} \setlength{\parskip}{3em} wherein parindent will set a horizontal space of 3em before the start of a new paragraph, and ...