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I have a couple of tables in excel that i would put in my thesis. From this forum I learnt I could use excel2latex to export them into latex. Unfortunately when i tried, it is not working out as it should. The table goes over the page. I tried using p{with} but then latex complains with lot of errors. I have also tried save as Latex in Gnumeric with little success.

Am I missing something? Here is an example of the table in excel and the resulting output from excel2latxexcel table

excel2latex output

Thanks

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excel2latex is afaik only able to use the standard column types like l,c,r you can manually modify the column type afterwards to p{length} columns or you can use tabularx and X columns that allow limiting of the table width to the available textwidth.

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Hi thanks. O will give it a try today and see how it goes. –  Godey Apr 28 '11 at 11:18

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