LaTeX forum ⇒ MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms ⇒ Spacing between columns in the index.
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As in a document with two columns this space is determined by the length \columnsep. Modify this length till it fits your needs. But it seems more to be a matter of hyphenation.
Thorsten, can you provide a sample entry of changing the column separation to add more space between the index columns? Everything I have tried is not working and generates about 20 errors.
mfiligree wrote:[...] Everything I have tried is not working and generates about 20 errors. [...]
And it seems that you want others to guess what you tried. Simply add the modification right before starting the index.
mfiligree wrote:I didn't want to embarrass myself by putting the wrong code up for everyone to see, since I was pretty sure it was incorrect. [...]
There's no reason for embarrassment. We all once have been beginners. But code is always better than descriptions and makes the solution to an issue easier.
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