# [texhax] Reference to lists in Roman numerals

Rolf Turner r.turner at auckland.ac.nz
Sat Mar 28 01:47:58 CET 2009

Does the enumerate package provide the facility that you're looking for?

cheers,

Rolf Turner

On 27/03/2009, at 4:29 AM, Guse, Joseph wrote:

> Hey Diego I found your post a tex user site (pasted below).  I had
> the same question.  I realize its been some time, but just in case
> you still want a solution I figured something out which works,
> though it is not very elegant… (neither of the renewcommands worked
> by itself to solve the issue)
>
>
>
> \renewcommand{\theenumi}{\roman{enumi}}
>
> \renewcommand{\labelenumi}{\roman{enumi}.}
>
> \begin{enumerate}
>
>
>
> \item some point
>
>
>
> \item \label{needRefLaterA} some point referred to later
>
>
>
> \item another point
>
>
>
> \item \label{needRefLaterB} another point referred to later
>
>
>
> \item point which refers to item \ref{needRefLaterA} and item \ref
> {needRefLaterB}.
>
>
>
> \end{enumerate}
>
>
>
> How about outside the enumerate block can I still refer to items
> \ref{needRefLaterA} and \ref{needRefLaterB}?
>
>
>
>
>
> HERES HOW IT TURNED OUT IN THE PDF…
>
> i. some point
>
> ii. some point referred to later
>
> iii. another point
>
> iv. another point referred to later
>
> v. point which refers to item ii and item iv.
>
> How about out the enumerate block can I still refer to items ii and
> iv?
>
>
>
>
>
> YOUR POST FROM 2006 ….
>
>
>
> Hello there,
>
>
>
> I've created a list with roman numerals using the commands:
>
>
>
> \begin{list} {\Roman{enumi}.}
>
> {usecounter}{enumi}}
>
>    item \label{aaa}...
>
>    ...
>
> \end{list}
>
>
>
> However, when I want to make a reference to one of the
>
> items in that list, i.e.
>
>
>
> \ref{aaa}
>
>
>
> I get printed the value of the counter in arabic numerals
>
> instead of the Roman version. Is there a way for changing this
>
> value to Romans?
>
>
>
> Thanks,
>
> Diego Ruiz
>
>
>
>
>
> A. Joseph Guse
>
> Assistant Professor of Economics
>
> Washington & Lee University
>
> Lexington, VA 24450
>
> 540-458-8915
>
> gusej at wlu.edu
>
>
>
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