Repository: % % Release .. possible definitions: % (1) \relax, if there is neither label nor ref (ie, use % LaTeX settings). Examples of how to use the Enumitem Package in the LaTeX Typesetting System . LaTeX is a freely available system for high-quality typesetting, particularly for. parameters – please, see a LATEX manual for a description of them. . Here labelindent is a new parameter introduced by enumitem.

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Users of WYSIWYG word processors can sometimes be frustrated by the software’s attempts to determine when they intend lists to begin and end. Sometimes you feel the need to better align the different list items. GonzaloMedina I just want to number description list items via a neat method.

enumitem – Control layout of itemize, enumerate, description

LaTeX will happily allow you to insert a list environment into an existing one up to a depth of four, more levels are available using packages. For this reason, LaTeX allows you to nest list environments and it will fix the indentation and numbering accordingly.

In combination with a enumotem like exsheets, you can prepare exam papers for students. Below the complete MWE to make sure it compiles and added a section to see the indent before the bullet. Post as a enymitem Name. Lists can be nested and will be aligned and enumerated properly.

Lists often appear in documents, especially academic, as their purpose is often to present information in a clear and concise fashion. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. The output will look like this: For example this works fine: By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.


Check your version of enumitemupdate your TeX system if necessary and do the settings properly. To circumvent it, use the following commands enummitem by easylist:. Simply begin the appropriate environment at the desired point within the current list.

You can likewise use this to change the symbol of unordered lists: I attach an example. Retrieved from ” https: Have a look at the following example where the list on the right is more compact using noitemsep. I do, lated, confirm your troubles.

Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. When dealing with lists containing just a few words per item, the lateex lists often take up too much space. If you add a brief description of your intent, we could suggest wnumitem a working alternative. As a mark-up language, LaTeX gives more control over the structure and content of lists.

LaTeX list – Enumerate and Itemize

Who is online Users browsing this forum: You can even define your own lists. If there is a number enumltem a parameter Ex: The Progressive parameter sets the distance from the left margin of all items in proportion to their level. The easylist environment will default to enumerations. If you want to change the symbol for all items of the list, you should preferably use the enumitem environment, which I will explain enujitem the example of ordered lists.

Yes the packages are the latest ver: Changing this environment is a little more tricky, because there’s a lot more logic involved and the easiest solution is probably using the enumerate or enumitem environments. Why does the following generate an error? Sometimes you also have to enumittem things, which have some kind of sub-category. Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.


Are you familiar with the term “minimal”? All three of these types of lists can have multiple paragraphs per item: The descenum environment accepts all kind of options good for enumerate as provided by enumitemfor instance.

Unordered lists As I’ve mentioned above, unordered lists use the itemize environment and works without any additonal packages: You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

The FinalMark parameter sets the punctuation of the final counter Ex: So I will first add this environment to my preamble: Ordered lists can be created using the enumerate environment. Its last command can take an argument, so here’s how to add a closing parenthesis after the item name: Gonzalo Medina k 41 Every step the indentation increases the space after the bullet increases, unfortunately I’m not very familiar with algorithms in LaTeX so I hope someone else knows how to solve this or that this information is enough for you to solve it yourself.

Views Read Edit View history. Sometimes it’s necessary to change the numbering scheme of a list, e.

enumltem I will use the enumerate environment for this purpose. If you are using a KOMA-script class or package scrextendthe labeling environment is handy.