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Nested columns in beamer III

Edited/Revised Question The original question as posed implied a couple simple solutions, namely using \begin{columns}[T] and wrapping each column in a \vbox with a manually specified height. These ...
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Tabular: How to reset the {cols} specification

\begin{table} \begin{tabular}{r@{$\pm$}l} % two columns, a \pm between each two 4 & 5 \\ 2 & 3 \\ % ... after n row, I want to have two regular columns WITHOUT \pm ...
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ConTeXt: How to maximize width of column depending on fixed sizes of other columns?

In LaTex, I could do something like: \newcolumntype{C}[1] {>{\centering\let\newline\\\arraybackslash\hspace{0pt}}p{#1}} \newcolumntype{L}[1] ...
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Column Spacing using esttab & longtable

I am outputting regression results from Stata to Latex. The problem is that, no matter how many columns I have, the spacing between the last column and the rest of the table is wider than other ...
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Ideal file path line breaking within a cell longtable tabu

I am creating a table which has file name, source and destination file paths, and a short description of each file. The description and flag fields have spaces so the line break can be automatic. ...
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Floating image across 2 of four columns

I wish to design a four-column poster, and I have an image that I would like to float across the middle two -- but not all four -- columns. The standard things I've been able to find involving figure* ...
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Float(s) lost: Problem (Possible) from afterpage + double-column

I am working on a package which allows for figures with many subfigures which can break over multiple pages. So far, my figureSeries package is working in most scenarios, except that I sometimes get ...
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Wrapping text and changing column width in latex table

I recently asked for help in reducing the width of my tables to that of the text for my thesis. The answer worked perfectly for tables with lots of small columns but not ones containing lots of text. ...
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Beamer frame with text and two images

I am trying to build a beamer frame where I have an itemize on the left and two images on top of each other on the right. I just don't know how to put the second image on the right, so it won't be ...
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Specifying columns using cellspace

I'm using cellspace to try get some more padding around fractions in tables and I'm stuck on this gibberish: \begin{tabular}[b]{ >{}l*{2}{| >{$}Sc <{$}}} What does it all mean? For ...
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Fix the height of a column

I have several similar slides in beamer. Each slide has 2 parts side by side. On the left hand, there is a tikzpicture in a minipage, it is same for all the slides; On the right hand, there are ...
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Creating multiple columns of different width

I'm pretty new to LaTeX and am using it to write an exam. I'm using the geometry package to create two columns. I'd like one column to be 5" and the second column to be 1" with 0.5" separating the ...
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Longtable with different headers on different pages

I am compiling a longtable and would like my column headers to be repeated across multiple pages. However, my column headers change midway through the table. Therefore, is there a way of repeating ...
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How to control the width of columns in moderncv?

I would like to use 3 or 4 columns (with variable width) in a moderncv document. I think in the vwcols package, and with normal text, all works fine in the document, but when I try vwcols with lists ...
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How to omit the 1st column and 1st row

I am not able to omit the row line after the area range and that two column which meets till the top of table. How to resolve it? Here is my code \begin{table*}[h] \large \centering ...
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Missing some vertical and horizontal lines n tabular environment with colour [duplicate]

I have about 20-30 tables, and sometimes the vertical/horizontal lines and borders won't show after I have added >{\columncolor[gray]{0.8}}. \noindent ...
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define environment spanning two columns [duplicate]

In writing a two-column paper, I want to insert two figures. Fig. 1 has two subfigures (a) and (b); Fig. 2 has a single figure. So in total, there are three figures, each occupying about 1/3 of the ...
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Rotate table without rotating text [duplicate]

I'd like to rotate some tables, but the text should not rotate. I have 10 tables, which are really long, but not very wide, which looks ridiculous. How can I switch rows and columns and keep the text ...
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Two-column note

I have to write a thesis and I want to use Latex but I don't know how to do this thing: I want to write a one-column text in the top of the document, and I want to create a table with 2 column that ...
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How to add full page table in two column style?

here is my table code : % Please add the following required packages to your document preamble: % \usepackage{multirow} % \usepackage[table,xcdraw]{xcolor} % If you use beamer only pass ...
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Figure that spans over two pages with a column at the end of the right page [duplicate]

Anyone has an idea how to make something like this in Latex?
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Problem with controlling figure position spanning multiple columns and text columns in article template

I've tried all the tricks to force figure placement. The only one that worked was [H] with \usepackage[section]{placeins} in the preamble and then the text column filled the left side first, bringing ...
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Histogram with separate group of columns and common caption

I have to draw an histogram like the following one (I have uploaded the corrispondent Office Word version). As I could not find any solution yet, my main question is how I can separate groups of ...
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How to split slide in Beamer table of contents page? [duplicate]

I created a standard table of contents page in Beamer \AtBeginSubsection[] { \begin{frame}{Outline} \tableofcontents[currentsection,currentsubsection] \end{frame} } I have a lot of ...
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Multi-column formulas using align [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Two column align environment with one line spanning both columns I am new to the amsmath package, and I am using alignat to write a long proof, composed of a number of ...