{longtable} is a package for making tables that can be broken across pages.

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Longtable with dynamic footer

In the example below, what I want is for the foot row, which longtable adds on every page break, to be the opposite background color of the row above it. It seems that the footer code is evaluated ...
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equal column spacing in longtable

Does anyone know how to get equal spacing between columns in longtable? My code is attached below. Thanks. Franz \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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longtable next to longtable [no multicolumn]

I'd like to place multiple tables (two or three) next to each other, with the following requirements: They need to be able to span accross pages They need to be aligned next to each other I need to ...
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Lots of text in one table cell

I need to place lots of text in one table cell. I tried to use longtable, but it seems to work, say, only on a row basis and gives terrible result in case when one row isn't fit in a page. Something ...
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How to combine ‘float’ and ‘longtable’ packages functionality

I want to use exact placement for my table. As I read on SO it can be done with [H] option for table environment provided by ‘float’ package. But this doesn't seem to work with longtable which I have ...
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How to use Spanish Unicode characters while wrapping text in a longtabu cell

Some time ago i referred to this stack exchange to solve the problem of wrapping long text in a longtabu cell. The provided solution worked, but now my requirements have changed to having to be able ...
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how to make longtable continue a long row to next page?

I have a long table of 4 rows. I'd like help to make the table look better. (based on comments, this is not possible to do using longtable. Is there a different table environment or package I can use ...
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Problem with 'longtable' and the width of the table

I'm using the package longtable to define a table in two pages but it has too much width when I write long text in a cell that fills until the border of the page and doesn´t have room for all the ...
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How to combine bigdelim and alternate row coloring inside a longtable in LyX? [duplicate]

It seems that it's quite a conflict to use some big (multirow) delimiter (bigdelim) and applying alternate row coloring inside a longtable at the same time (using LyX). The following example ...
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Longtable: Double header caused by a page break in front of the table

when i place a longtable at the bottom of the page a page break occurs and the table starts at the next page. This is absolutely correct and the expected behaviour. But instead of the first header i ...
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Using longtable inside xparse \NewDocumentEnvironment

I am trying to create a wrapper for the longtable environment and it works fine with the standard \newenvironment command. Now I want to use \NewDocumentEnvironment from the xparse package to allow ...
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Longtable captions do not wrap inside threeparttable environment

I'm using the threeparttable package to automatically wrap my captions to table width. However, I occasionally need to use longtable to split a table across multiple pages. When I do so, the caption ...
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Caption appears with ugly head at end of longtable

I want to put a lengthy caption at the end of a table, and, as currently formatted, the caption doesn't fit on the page with the last row of the table. The result is a rather ugly header on the last ...
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Using longtabu with multicolumn produces errors sometimes

I have a document which uses the longtable package as well as \multicolumn to have certain cells which span multiple columns. This seems to work just fine: \documentclass[10pt]{report} ...
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Row-wise and Column-wise break of extra wide tables, and add a proper label

There is a question "Column-wise break of extra wide tables" Column-wise break of extra wide tables and a very useful answer to it. \documentclass[twoside]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Command \longtable* already defined

When I compiling latex the following error occurred. Can any one help on this? ! LaTeX Error: Command \longtable* already defined. Or name \end... illegal, see p.192 of the manual. ...
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How to prevent longtable to put header alone in one page

How to prevent longtable to put header alone in one page like in image below. I used endhead to prevent this but this will print the header on each page. Sorry I don't give MWE because I haven't ...
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How to split a long table into pages with multicolumn in each page?

I have a very long table (64 rows) with 14 columns. I split it with lontable package, but it keeps error for multicolumn syntax. Any suggestion please? part of the table is here: And I couldn't ...
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Table column partially colored and how to vertically center text inside table

I have this MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{colortbl} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{multirow} ...
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longtable counter

please forgive me if this has already been answered, but i could not seem to find a resolution on any of the boards. i have a longtable that spans multiple pages. I would like to add a footnote at ...
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Longtable in two pages

I have a table over two pages. Every question of my table is separated with \miderule. However one question is quite long. I want this to span over two pages but because I structured it with midrule ...
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Prevent page break after \midrule in \longtable

I'm trying to tell longtable to only issue a page break at one specific point (by using \\*. Putting a \midrule anywhere near that point causes a page break after the midrule, and not where I want it ...
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Longtabe + multirow + page break

I have with longtabu and multirow. Latex does not display them properly in a page break. \begin{longtabu}{| X[2,l] | X[2,l] | X[2,l] |} \captionsetuptableBegin \caption{Main Objects} ...
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Really big table troubles

I have a really big problem here. I have to insert a big table in a document. No matter how I tried to make it smaller, my boss does not want it to be changed. He made it using word, and I have to ...
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hyperref for longtable jumps to first page of PDF [closed]

I have have longtable in my document, but when I click the caption name in the list of tables, or any reference to the table (using \ref{tab:table label}) it takes me to the first page of the document ...
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Long table to fit on 2 pages

In a middle of a page I have a long table with a lot of maths formulas and I would like to make it fit on 2 pages automatically. Here the code : \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{article} ...
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Moving a table all the way to the left side of the Page

I'm having trouble with a table I have made. It is too long and goes off of the page to the right. I have already made the font smaller and made the page landscape. What I need to do is have the ...
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How to color a single cell in a longtable [duplicate]

We are using XeLaTeX and the longtable package to visualize information, one of those reports must have a colored cell. A single cell, not the entire row. An example output is here: Is there a way ...
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Automating hline in longtable spanning many pages

Typesetting a document with lots of multipage longtables, How is it possible to automate a \hline at end of page. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Write an extremely wide equation in LaTeX

How do you write an extremely wide equation in LaTeX without any type of breaks/align/. Do you need a special type of class? Can one use A3 or bigger format? It's not for printing rather just to ...
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Different vertical alignment with multirow

I have longtable with multirow: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{makecell,array} \begin{document} { ...
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Longtable & siunitx

So this is the first time I am attempting to use the longtable package and for some reason, I can't even get MWE to run - Pdflatex gets stuck after loading the booktabs package. I honestly can't see ...
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Caption of table is too small and does not align with other captions of tables

I am making a paper and for one table I have to use the longtable package, after struggling a lot I am almost done with this table. One problem left, the caption does/header of the table is too small ...
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Longtabu, \tabucline placed on wrong page

See the following longtabu axample: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \tabulinesep=1.5mm % <---- ...
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Caption in the outer margin using longtable within a tufte-latex document

The tufte-latex class has a page layout with a wide margin on the side; the class redefines the figure and table environments so that the captions are put in the margin, side to side with the floating ...
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Long text in multirow

I have long text in a multirow cell. And the text takes more rows than the rows in the second column. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{longtable} ...
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Displaying caption of a long table on multiple pages

I'm trying to display a table on three pages. What's the best way to display captions on these three pages and how to do that, please? \documentclass{report} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} ...
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Is it possible to pagebreak a longtable if the next “n” amount of rows won't fit on page?

I want to produce a longtable where some "elements" consist of multiple rows (see picture). I want the longtable to pagebreak if the next element doesn't fit in the table. Is there a way to tell ...
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Creating a table fitting one column of a two column style page

I want to create a table, in a two column style page (IEEEtran) but I want the table to fit only one of the columns. The table which I make is exceeding the single column width of the page. Please ...
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How to generate a “<section>-continued” heading after page-break which works with longtable?

I have read the question and answers about the "-continued" heading. The code given in the answers doesn't help me. Thats why I am posting a follow-up-question here. I want to re-display the ...
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Using a fp variable in a longtabu header

So, I am using the tabu package (which I need to use over tabular others for several reasons) to make a long table spanning several pages. This table contains currency amounts in a column, and I'd ...
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Updating length variable inside longtabu working strangely

I have a table, and I want one column to show a running total on each line, i.e., it has to show the total of the values of another column up to that row. I thought about accumulating the total into a ...
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Longtable LoT 'Table' caption [on hold]

I am writing my master thesis using the provided styles by the faculty. Some of my tables were too long, so I used longtable package. However, in list of tables, tables created with longtable don't ...
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In list of tables,longtable caption repeats equal to the number of pages occupied by a long table

In list of tables,longtable caption repeats equal to the number of pages occupied by a long table. i only want to show the caption and pagne number once for a whole long table.
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How to achieve same table width with different column numbers

I have to print several tables with distinct number of columns. I'm using lingtable because sometimes these tables contains over 300 rows each. Here's the problem. Even defining a fixed width in cm, ...
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Help formatting longtable for landscape oriented table

I am having trouble setting up the code using longtable for a table that will span multiple pages and be presented in landscape format. It will not show the "continued on next page" tag or "Continued ...
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Missing \cr inserted [closed]

I have a problem with the tabu environment. When I compile my code starting my longtable with \documentclass{srrreprt} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} ...
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Head line alignment of top row in a long table

I am unable to set alignment (right aligned) of the top row of long table. \documentclass[english]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[latin9]{inputenc} \usepackage{array} ...
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Reducing Row Height in a Longtable

How can we change the line spacing in a long-table? I used package setspace and \linestretch command, but its not working. Minimal Example is attached. \documentclass[english]{article} ...
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How to break table horizontally [duplicate]

I would like to know how I can break a table horizontally without reverting to landscape the page. I did not find anything about this issue. In my special case (s. code down below), I would like to ...