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How do I make a sub bullet in latex?

Postby latexhelp2345 » Sat Jan 03, 2015 2:38 am

I am using \textbullet to make bullet points. What should I use to make a different style of bullet indented underneath it.



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Postby mas » Sun Jan 04, 2015 4:34 am

Have you tried using the itemize envirnoment inside another itemize envirnoment? It is as simple as that. Here is the code to work on:
  1. \documentclass{article}
  3. \begin{document}
  4. Some text goes here.
  6. \begin{itemize}
  7. \item This is top level item with a certain bullet.
  9. \begin{itemize}
  10. \item Line with a 'sub bullet'.
  11. \item Another line with a 'sub bullet'.
  12. \end{itemize}
  14. \item Back to main bullet list.
  16. \end{itemize}
  17. \end{document}

If you want to change the 'bullet', take a look at enumitem package. It provides ample customisation options.

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