Questions tagged [tabbing]

{tabbing} is a LaTeX environment to typeset text using tab stops.

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tabbing environment with no surrounding vertical space

This probably applies to tabbing, enumerate and itemize blocks, if not others. How to get rid of (or specify) the default vertical spacing that "wraps" / surrounds the block of items? Normally I want ...
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How to align contents in tabbing in longtable?

This is my code. \documentclass[a4paper, pdftex, english, 10.25pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{times} \usepackage[top=1cm, bottom=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \...
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tabbing two or one column depending on content length

I have names (random data from outside source), that I want to list in two columns. My problem is, that some of the names are too long to fit in one column, so they should span both columns (they will ...
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How to supress extra-Line in tikz node

is there a way to supress the first line within this tikz-node? So that the text is aligned to the upper-boxframe . \documentclass[margin=5mm]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \...
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How to tab within the description of a description list?

Is there an easy solution to bring all paths after the HTTP method on the same vertical line? \begin{description} \item[\texttt{GET \quad/}] Test \item[\texttt{GET /users/sign\_in}] Test \...
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Put horizontal lines above and below tabbing and prohibit page breaks between the lines and the tabbing contents

I wish to put a horizontal line above tabbing and another one below it in such a way that there are no page breaks between the tabbing contents and the two lines. Here is what I tried so far: \...
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Setting Tab Stops with \hfill

My starting point is the following code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Section Number: \hfill A01: 8:00--8:50 am \hfill A02: 9:00--9:50 am \hspace*{\stretch{1}} \end{document} This ...
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Remove horizontal space incurred by \' in tabbing

Consider the following code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabbing} FOO\=\kill FOO\>BAR\\ \>O\'BAR\\ \end{tabbing} \end{document} The output is How to remove the space ...
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indent after {\small\begin{tabbing}…\end{tabbing}}%

Consider the input \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabbing} A \end{tabbing}% B {\small\begin{tabbing} A \end{tabbing}}% B \end{document} Compiled with pdflatex, it produces I'm ...
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How to frame text of different lines

I'm trying to reproduce this: I was able to reproduce everything but the frame below "John sleeps": I first tried using gb4e, but I didn't find a solution. Now, my examples are written by hand, ...
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Flexible workflow with tabular-based content [closed]

A language-related project I'm working on involves lots of vocabulary lists. (About two thousand words in total.) Not only that I haven't made up my mind as to how to present the lists, it is possible ...
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Listings and tabbing combined

I am trying to define a command which contains a tabbing environment. However, when I try to use the \lstinline command from the listings package it produces the "Improper Alphabetic Constant" error ...
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Enjoy `tabbing` logic in equation mode

I always find myself writing this: \begin{align} once\ &upon \\ &a\ long\ &time \nonumber \\ % introduce a new mark &i\ was\ &time-aligned \end{align} and getting ...
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Spanning content within a tabbing environment across multiple pages

I'm trying to update a CV I wrote a long time ago based on the Wilson Resume template. However, I've run into an issue in which the content I've added for a job listed in my career history is too ...
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Conflict between eqnarray and tabstackengine

I seem to be getting conflict between the eqnarray environment and the tabstackengine package (which is very useful for matrices, column vectors, etc.). \documentclass{report} \usepackage{...
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Horizontal line in tabbing environment

I have a tabbing environment and I want next to some text lines a horizontal line up to the end of the page. \hrulefill won't work because of the tabbing. The \noindent\rule{x}{y} will put a line, but ...
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How can I indent formula to different tab position across a couple of pages?

I am very new to Latex and trying to document a long list of mathematical transformations. I would like to indent certain formula, so that the whole thing looks like one would do as a DO/FOR-loop in ...
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Absolute ident of section heading text but not number [duplicate]

I'd like to (resp. have to) ident the text of all section headings in a document (+ the abstract and quote enviornments, but that should be easy--by comparison) to 0.4" from the left margin of the ...
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tabbing environment text is overlapping

I am trying to layout some text to follow the BDD-style scenario format: Given some condition When an action occurs And some other action occurs Then some result happens In a ...
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A question about the tabbing environment

On page 122 of Gratzer's book More Math into LaTeX, he says that The tabbing environment has to be typeset with typewriter style font. And on page 123 of that book, he says that You do not ...
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How do i use `tabbing` with `itemize`/`enumerate`?

I want to use tabbing with itemize/enumerate. What is the proper syntax for it? I want the result to look something like this: 1. Bullet text -> More text -> Some more text * Sub bullet -...
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instruct tabbing to never skip back

I personally like the tabbing environment very much to typeset table-like listings without having to worry about linebreaks, pagrebreaks and the like. However, I now encounter a problem: I have a (...
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Adding more vertical space between text and a tabbing environment

I have choices typeset in a tabbing environment for a multiple-choice test that require more inter-line spacing. I use \\[1.2\normalbaselineskip] to separate the rows. Preceding the tabbing ...
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Filling blank space \hspace with \dotfill in \tabbing environment?

How can I fill blank spaces with \dotfill in \tabbing environment? How can I adjust the length of \dotfill? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabbing} \hspace*{3cm}\=\hspace*{2cm}\= \...
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Automate Multiline Alignment in Gregorio for Litanies and Verses [closed]

I'm trying to use Gregorio to create a multiline file in using Latex. I have successfully compiled scores using my system, so in terms of a working Gregorio install, things are working fine. In ...
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Tabbing environment with automatic headers

I'm trying to make a page with table-like form. There are a couple of characteristics: The columns are evenly distributed. The examples show that the two or four column tables are evenly distributed ...
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Create tab in line 2 [duplicate]

I want to write line such that there is no indentation of the beginning line for the paragraph, but there is an indentation from second line onwards. For instance. This is what I am saying. This is ...
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When to use tabbing

When should I use the tabbing environment? Whenever I want to line things up I reach for tabular, and I have this vague worry that I sometimes miss a simpler solution because I don't think in terms ...
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Interlinear glosses with overlaps, line numbers, and speaker labels

I am trying to come up with a way to represent linguistic examples of naturally occurring dialog. I have not used LaTeX for linguistic glossing yet so I could need some help what package(s) would be ...
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Neatly tab multiple items

From the code below, I have the items tabbed. I wanted to know if the colon ":" can also be aligined to get a neater look? Here the code that I have so far: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{...
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Tabbing environment with automatic tab stops

I'm attempting to define a custom tabbing environment which allows me to align subsequent lines of text with elements in a previously generated block which cannot be inside the tabbing environment. ...
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how to give horizontal offset to the section heading and align multiple tabs

I am a beginner in latex and trying to prepare my CV. the output of the following code \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{sectsty} \usepackage{amsmath} \sectionfont{\fontsize{11}{15}\...
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Footnotes in a tabbing environment that breaks across pages

I am trying to use footnotes in a very long tabbing environment that breaks across two or more pages. I would like the footnote text to appear at the bottom of the page on which it occurs, however I ...
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Tabbing environment with special characters

Inside a tabbing environment, certain symbol combinations (such as \') are reserved for defining tabs and increasing/decreasing indentation of the text. However, I would like to include special ...
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Tabbing alignment and over-length sentence auto line break

【Question】When using "tabbing" under math mode with cases, how can I achieved the following at the same time: (1) alignment in cases by "tabbing" (2) over length element such as a long sentence in ...
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Simple way to align text within tabbing environment

I want to align text within a tabbing environment without using a new environment. That means flushleft and flushright are not options. Ideally smething like this would be nice: \begin{tabbing} \...
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Tabbing from the beginning of a line

I want to tab a list of items like in Microsoft Word, where the tab command always tabs by a fixed number of spaces from the beginning of the line. Here's a sample of what I'm looking for: Kav ...
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Reproduce lhs2tex’s code indentation in LaTeX

The preprocessor lhs2tex has a very neat way of aligning code. Consider this snippet: let t1 = foo x in let g x = if x > 10 then t1 else let t2 = bar x ...
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How to make nice list of item IDs arranged in colums?

I would like to make a list of IDs or whatever properties of items in different groups. It should look like this: Article group 1 Article 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ID Second article ...
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Alignment in an align environment using “\hspace*{2em}”

I am making a multiple-choice test. For some problems, the choices are nicely displayed in the tabbing environment. For some problems, since the choices display quotients, I don't think the tabbing ...
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Can I align something to the right using tabbing?

I have two questions regarding the "tabbing" environment. Basically I am trying to set up formatting for parallel translation. I would like the original Chinese aligned flush left with the English ...
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How to set tab in latex [closed]

I am trying to write something like that: \begin{enumerate} \item text <tab> text \item text <tab> text ... \end{enumerate) I found some solutions such as using \ ...
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Hyphenation with \RaggedRight

This is based on egreg's code and comments to Indenting text in \tabfill (tabbing environment), in which a command \tabfill is defined so that it wraps lines in a tabbing environment. One problem ...
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Why is there an indent on first line of tabbing environment

I'm trying to use tabbing environment at title page of a scrartcl to format content. Unfortunately there seems to be some indent on first row of my text (giving minimal example) I'm not sure where it ...
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Tabbing environment in tabular environment cancels set table width

I have a table with a tabbing environment in it. I don't want the table to exceed a certain width, but the tabbing environment seems to ignore this. So while inserting a lot of 'blas' in row 5 results ...
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How to format equation description?

A small piece of code after equation \begin{tabbing} where \= $fTTsc$:~ traveling time (office to site and back to office).\\ \>$fTIsc$:~time to get safety ...
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Tab limited exceeded? ‘Undefined tab position’

I'm using latex to do syntactical analysis, using the following specifications: For super-script \tss{super-script} \newcommand*{\tss}[1]{\textsuperscript{#1}} \newcommand\tabspace{1cm} % ...
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Straight quotes in tabbing

I need to display source code using the tabbing environment and \sffamily. (Please note that I cannot use neither listings nor verbatim since I cannot dynamically set my tab stops). I defined an ...
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LaTeX math tabbing: Can we make alignat work this way?

The second alignat below illustrates my problem. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{alignat*}{2} a &= & b \\ & & + c \end{alignat*} \begin{...
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Indenting text in \tabfill (tabbing environment)

I am not an expert in LaTeX. Thus, the question may sound trivial. I am using the tabbing environment, and I have long lines to wrap. Thus, I am using the \tabfill command in order to do so. \...