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

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Including word-generated A3-table with screenshot-pictures and Excel-generated diagramms in the cells

I have a A3-size Sheet made with Word, some columns contain jpgs from screenshots and some excel-generated charts. When I created this table I wasn't aware that it will go into my latex-pdf file. I ...
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tables across page (ltxtable vs ltablex)

In the past I worked with the ltxtable package, which unfortunately require the table in a separate file. Now I found the ltablex package which claims to be a rewrite (or it rewrites) the tabularx ...
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Multiple 'List of Tables' entry for single threeparttablex type table that spans multiple pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use a longtable with only one entry in the list of tables I have a single table that spans three pages using threeparttablex/longtable. The table: ...
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Longtable caption numbering

I am trying to prevent a table from showing up in the list of tables. I used long table to create the table. This is the first table in my document. I know \caption*{} command should do the trick but ...
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Editing *existing* multipage TeX tables in a spreadsheet-like interface?

Is there any GUI/interface/package that will enable me to edit existing data in columns of my super-complicated multipage TeX table? Currently, I count the "&"s to get to the correct column and ...
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Center wide longtable (not tabular or tabularx)

I have a long and wide table that does fit on A4 format, but is too wide for the text margins. I want that table to be able to spread over multiple pages, but I also want it to be centered on the ...
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'longtable' caption without incrementing 'table'?

For reasons both complex and confusing, I would like to caption a longtable without incrementing the table counter in the process. I want to have two consecutive longtable environments to be ...
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How to measure the width of a longtable dynamically and use this width in footer?

I'm having trouble computing the width of a longtable and using it later in the table. This site offers several suggestions and I have implemented one of them. However, because of scope, or because ...
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How to eliminate the \\ at the end of a longtable

I define a macro \mycmd like this \newcommand\mycmd[2]{{some complicated format #1}&{some complicated format #2}\\} to simplify the input. So I can just write: sometext \begin{longtable}{cc} ...
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How to decrease sep between longtable and text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove top and bottom whitespace of longtable? code like this Maintext \begin{longtable}{c} tabletext \end{longtable} Maintext please tell me how to ...
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How do I eliminate the vertical realignment when using arrayrulecolor with cmidrule?

I'm using consecutive \cmidrule commands in conjunction with \arrayrulecolor to alternately hide and unhide horizontal rules in a table. However, when \arrayrulecolor is used with \cmidrule, some odd ...
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Watermark for table row

I have a longtable with some columns, all of fixed with (e.g. p{3cm}), so all rows are of the same known width. I want to add a textual watermark (like "New") behind some rows. Of course the rows can ...
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longtable with large cell content possibly bigger than a page

I am modifying an existing C program which trawls through a database and creates a Latex document from the guff it finds. The majority of the data needs to be plopped into tables, so it uses the ...
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Table counter increasing by 2 for every table

I'm having some issues when using tabularx within a table environment. The most annoying of these issues is that the table counter seems to be increasing by 2 for every table. So instead of having ...
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Is there an easy way to fill the empty space of the page with empty rows in longtable environment? [closed]

I am typesetting tables in longtable environment, each one has different amount of rows (sometimes exceeding one page, sometimes not) and the \newpage after each table. I want to add empty rows at the ...
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remove colon from table name

I'm using two-column article document class. Long table Name is displayed in the following format: Table 1: table caption goes here. But I want to change in this way: Table 1 table caption ...
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How can I break up longtables at regular intervals?

I have a table where the data is in groups of 5 rows, so I'd like my longtable to have page breaks only between these five row groupings. Because there is text on the first page (prior to the table), ...
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longtable: avoiding multiple captions

I have some problems using longtable with a caption. The caption repeats every page therefore multiple entries are created in the list of tables. I only want one caption per table - for the following ...
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Make a table span multiple pages

I have a table that takes up a full page, but I want it to start on a page that already has some text and then continue onto the next page (i.e. it's ok if the table gets broken up and spans two ...
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Transaction Report Advanced Formatting

I am in the process of transitioning internal reports to latex from manually created PDF files. And, for the most part I can get the information on the page, but formatting is proving to be more ...
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New command for creating long tables

I am new to Tex and using below code to create a long table. I am creating a book using this where each verse's words are explained in the table format shown below. my document has large number of ...
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How to use a longtable with only one entry in the list of tables

I'm using longtable to spread my table over three pages. Unfortunately the caption is also added three times to the list of tables. Is is possible to have it displayed only once?
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How to manage big and smaller tables in LaTeX?

When big tables are created in LaTeX, then the table extends to the footer as well. If I use the longtable package then it works fine for tables which are longer and it does not extend to the footer ...
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Caption of longtable tables when using memoir

It seems the longtable package provides its own captions totally separate from the ones provided by memoir. There is a question on this site hinting at using the caption package for styling the ...
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longtable: Keeping some cells together on the same page

I'm using longtable in my CV to list work experience, so it can continue over multiple pages. However I like to keep some rows together, such as employer and job title, is there a way how I can do ...
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Cell shading without removing lines

I was wondering if there is any way to shade some cells in table without removing lines. I starged with this command \cellcolor[gray]{0.9} however upper line of the cell disapeard. Is there any ...
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Custom (or any) environment inside tabular adds unwanted vspace

I wanted to define my own version of a verbatim-like environment, that has some less line spacing and uses alltt instead of verbatim, so what I can use \(\cdots\) inside. What I tried was: ...
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Booktabs and longtable - strange spaces between lines

I needed to make some horizontal table lines bold so I used booktabs package. However if I use \toprule command to make line bold I get strange outcome - there are some spaces between bold line and ...
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Preserving table width and header, when using tables across multiple frames in Beamer

When using the beamer class, how can I create a table which preservers the contents of the header and the width of the columns across multiple pages, without naming this width explicitly? longtable ...
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Why longtable adds vertical skip after head on subsequent pages and how to fix this?

Why longtable adds vertical skip after head on subsequent pages and how to fix this? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[a6paper,margin=4mm]{geometry} \usepackage{booktabs,caption,longtable} ...
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Help on converting table to longtable

How can I convert the following table to longtable with the same result (but being able to break across pages)? \begin{center} \renewcommand*{\arraystretch}{1.5} \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{ ...
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Multirow and lines - how to draw line going through selected columns

I was wondering if it is possible to draw line which goes through some columns in table(not all columns). I have a table which looks like that \begin{longtable}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} ...
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longtable: how to avoid duplicated midrules below table title?

I want to typeset a longtable which is structured by midrules, as the rows are divided in groups. If it happens (which is in general desirable!) that a group is not split by a page break, in other ...
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A few problems using longtable

I am quite new to LaTeX but I love its typographic clearness and I'm using it to create pdf for some geometric drawings, nothing involved with scientific writing. Now I'm working with some Lissajous ...
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How to avoid duplication of longtable setup code

I have many longtable's in my document. Everything is the same across all the tables, except for the caption and the content (of course). How can I avoid duplicating the stuff required to set up ...
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Using parindent within the longtable environment

Here is a simple test case of the problem I'm having: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{p{2in}|p{5in}} foo & \parindent=1in bar \\ ...
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How to change font size of longtable-lines without changing font size of caption?

I'd like to change the font size of all contents of a longtable to footnotesize. However the rest of the document and also the caption (!) shall be (stay) in normal size. (pdflatex is used) How can I ...
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longtable example+error:Package longtable Error: Column widths have changed in table…

I'm trying to use a longtable in landscape. I obtain a compilation error (I use XeLaTex) and I don't know where is the problem. The code is: \begin{landscape} \begin{longtable}{ccccccc} \caption{My ...
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Variable Column Names using longtable?

I've been using the longtable package in order to create a multiple page table. However, I want all of my column names to be different and am having a hard time getting it to work properly. While ...
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How to make a given table line bold

Hi is it possible to make a chosen line of table (created by longtable) bold ?? I saw this question Make first row of table all bold but the answer refers to array package. It is possible to ...
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longtable - strange lines at the end of table

I have strange problem with longtable package. Almost all my tables looks great but some of have strange lines at the end of tables. Please take a look at the picture I create the table like that ...
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Longtable - aligning caption to left [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Formating captions in longtable tables Is it possible to align longtable caption to the left side of paper ? Standard table and tabular command align caption to the left ...
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Strange line spacing effects in longtabu

I got some strange effect with longtabu: As you can see the line with λ seems to be closer to the above line than to the one below of it. I cant’t figure out why … This is the code with which I ...
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Same Header on different slides with beamer and longtable

When using the Longtable package in a LaTeX Beamerdocument, how can I create a table header shown on every slide containing table contents? The following approach seems not to work: ...
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Longtables and caption: spacing problem

I have been using the \longtable environment and I have an issue with the captions. All captions appear at the bottom of each part of the table, which is the result I wanted. However, there is a quite ...
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Aren't the sectioning commands supposed to work inside longtable?

Using sectioning commands such as section, subsection inside a longtable produce the following error: ! LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. Is this normal? Here is the code ...
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How can I set the maximum number of rows in a page for longtable?

Making a complicated table is a pain in LaTeX. I am using a longtable in my TeX and need to change the maximum number of rows in a page. Is there any way to set the maximum number of rows in a page?
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How can I set the maximum number of rows in a page for longtable?

Making a complicated table is a pain in Latex. I am using a longtable in my tex and need to change the maximum number of rows in a page. Is there any way to set the maximum number of rows in a page?
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table overflows the page

I use \documentclass[a4paper,14pt]{report} and the longtable package. Also I have \usepackage[left=3cm,right=1cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm,bindingoffset=0cm]{geometry} in the preamble. I have some ...
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Figure filled with longtable

I am currently creating a figure which is filled by longtable inside, why I do this is because I need the caption to be figure, while on the other hand, I need the table environment. The thing is, ...