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I am trying to add linebreaks in my table cell but found that Lyx doesnt allow me to. How can I do that?

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If you want to specify the width of the cell: How to break a line in a table. If you just want to break the line without specifying a width: How to add a forced line break inside a table cell –  Jake Aug 28 '11 at 10:01
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go into the menu of the tabular (right mouse click when cursor is inside the tabular) and then choose a width for the column. Then you can have linebreaks inside this cell with \newline or with an empty line for a new paragraph.

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