# Visual editor for multi-column table layout [duplicate]

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Comprehensive list of tools that simplify the generation of LaTeX tables

Is there a visual tool which can generate tex code for more complex tables as shown? The idea is to drawn them and generate the latex code as shown:

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## marked as duplicate by Werner, N.N., Guido, egreg, Paul GaboritDec 20 '12 at 7:50

Excel supports merged cells, and you can convert a table to LaTeX using the Excel2LaTeX add-in (this works for multirow and multicolumn cells). However, you would have to manually change the generated code if you want to use the `tabularx` environment.