Take the 2-minute tour ×
TeX - LaTeX Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for users of TeX, LaTeX, ConTeXt, and related typesetting systems. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I'm using longtable package to create tables, that take more than one page. But be default longtable is centered. How to left-align a longtable?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 14 down vote accepted

The documentation says that one can use the optional argument


for getting left alignment for a single longtable. Use


if you want left alignment for all longtable environments.

share|improve this answer
it works! many thanks! i have to read manual more carefully next time. –  TheBug Mar 19 '12 at 9:04

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.