Start new paragraph after list

Daniel xracoonx at
Sat Mar 7 12:35:24 UTC 2020

On 2020-03-07 13:30, Daniel wrote:
> On 2020-03-07 10:30, Jürgen Spitzmüller wrote:
>> Am Samstag, den 07.03.2020, 10:21 +0100 schrieb Daniel:
>>> I am trying to start a new paragraph after a list but failed so far.
>>> Attached is my attempt. In the LyX workarea it looks as I want but
>>> the
>>> output differs.
>>> Below is how one would create this in LaTeX. The empty line after
>>> the
>>> first list starts the new paragraph. But for some reason LyX
>>> comments
>>> out the empty line after the first list.
>> It does so since it's easier to add a paragraph break than to remove
>> one (and you often don't want a paragraph break after lists and or
>> quotations).
>>> Does someone have an idea?
>> Right-click on that separator inset and select "Paragraph break". (An
>> alternative would be to insert an empty note or ERT inbetween).
>> Jürgen
> Thanks, that works. I guess the plain separator does basically nothing 
> in this case. Wouldn't it be better if that were visible in the 
> workarea, i.e. there is no indentation?
> Daniel

Also, if I haven't overlooked it, there is no

1. way to insert those breaks via the menu (which also helps users to 
see what's possible)
2. documentation about these.


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