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

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Setting vertical spacing between different document elements at the same time

I have the following problem. Let's define three types of document elements: Titles, Paragraphs and Longtables. The problem is to setup vertical spaces between them independently. For example, let's ...
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One cell too many with datatool and longtable

I am aware of the previous post datatool with longtable, but it didn't solve my problem. I've a document with 10 tables or so, for each table I use this piece of code: \DTLsetseparator{;} ...
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longtabu and scrpage2: line breaks in page header cause compilation errors

Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{longtable,tabu} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{scrpage2} \chead[Headline 1\\ Headline 2]{Headline 1\\ Headline 2} ...
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Table does not break properly between tables

Table overdraw footer, when I expect that this should be break on new page after fifth line (after this text 'Uuuuuuuuuu ttt ppppppp') Here is the generated PDF: ...
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longtable package is not spanning table across multiple pages

I have a table which spans into multiple pages. but, I could not get the table spanning into multiple pages. here is my MWE. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{multirow} ...
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squeeze the text in table

I had gone thro this question and still in my case, i have the overlapping text in the table Here is my MWE \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{pdflscape} % to change certain pages to ...
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how to align longtable at the left side

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?
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Table spanning multiple pages with another embedeed table that can span two pages

I have found out that longtabu inside longtabu is not possible but maybe another solution exists. I am autogenerating lots of latex code for documenting a certain binary communication protocol and I ...
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Longtable nomenclature firsthead problem

After my question here: Format nomencl in table style Everything ran smooth, however, the list expanded and I was in the need to take advantage of the longtable properties: i.e. repeating the header ...
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Removing spaces between colored rows [closed]

I have a small tex document below, and I have tried various methods to remove the white spaces between rows, but haven't had any luck yet. Thanks! Here's the document: ...
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Complicated footnote within longtable environment

I have a footnote that explains color coding within a complicated longtable. I would like this footnote to appear on all pages of the longtable. However, the way I have it now, the footnote itself is ...
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How to create a document wide table style for border [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to separate table content and table style is it possible to create a document wide table setting for how table border are applied for each table? I want to have the ...
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How to set width of longtable

I have a longtable defined like this \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} \setlength\LTleft{0pt} \begin{longtable}[l]{ lllllllllllllllll } 00000576 & ...
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How to add vertical space struts after hline?

I know the table trick of adding "struts" in the first line after and the last line before a \hline. I use it throughout my document, and it looks good that way. However, now I am working within a ...
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Change running heads in longtable (or other “long table” package)

In a longtable, I list items of several categories, including some data on them. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{lll} \hline \textbf{These are ...
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Splitting a wide table or a longtable into two blocks

I have a very wide table (code below). I would like to put a small gap between the data under "First Group" and "Second Group" - two of the main multicolumns column headers. I tried putting in a ...
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longtable in footnote leads to overfull page

While longtable is good at breaking across pages on a row-by-row basis, I'm having a problem with some of them in footnotes. It seems as though not enough space is being "guessed" regarding the size ...
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Wrap text with both spaces and no spaces

Trying to wrap text using longtable combined with seqsplit but it won't format correctly for something like ...
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Usage of longtable (or equivalent) and pgfplotstabletypeset

I'm a new user of TikZ pgfplots and pgfplotstable and have been stoked to discover how easy it is to go between Matlab (via matlab2tikz and writing to CSV) and LaTeX. I'm getting a little more ...
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Page breaking prohibition in some rows of the table

I use the longtable package. Its allow command \\*, for page breaking prohibition on row. Here the code, where \\* does not prohibit page breaking. (on line 44) Generaed pdf here: ...
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Text alignment on multirow when it breaks between pages

How can I get properly displayed text on multirow cells, when they break between pages? Here the example http://web-engineering.com.ua/mtest.pdf Text '/importp' on the end of first page prints ...
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Overprint \hlines

How can I set \hline\endhead for longtable, that this line would overprint on \hline , when such present after \\ in row, which transmitted on next page? When I just type \hline\endhead, I receive ...
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Format nomencl in table style

For my thesis I wwant to format the nomencl in the same style as the rest. Simply put this means I want the nomencl to appear as follows: Symbol Quantity Unit t Time s rest ...
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Incorrect numbering on table broken over pages using longtabu

I've a problem with table numbering when using longtabu and my tables go onto a second page. This was picked up by the external examiner in my viva - how embarassing! Anyway, here's a MWE which ...
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How I can define last row on each page on multipage table?

Is there any way of determination last row of each page in multipage tables. For example if I want add double line on end of each page, or some special content of cells in last row. I use the ...
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How to use \footnotesize with longtable command?

I am using \longtable command in a thesis preamble. My problem is that my data are large numbers, and I need to reduce the size of the table to footnote size. I tried using ...
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Is there something like “sidewayslongtable”?

Unfortunately my table is too wide to use longtable. In sideways it fits on width. Unfortunately it's too long to fit on one page. Is there something like sidewayslongtable, a way to combine ...
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Longtable and wrapping text with underscores

I am currently using the longtable environment and I have set the width for each row. In one particular row I need to include some Prolog code which happen to have underscore characters. For instance: ...
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Landscaped Longtables [closed]

I am currently using the longtable environment, but I would like to change the orientation of the table and make it landscape. Using the lscape environment I am only able to modify the orientation of ...
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Incorrect running heads on last page of a long table

I'm setting a table of logarithms. I'm using longtable, and it works well. Every line of the table has a markboth reference, like so: \textbf{1.03}\markboth{1.03}{1.03} & .01284 & .01326 ...
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multirow with word wrapped columns in longtable

I am trying to create a table that looks like this using longtable. The table will have many rows so that it spans several pages. What I'm looking for is how to create this table so that the text ...
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How to create a table that spans over multiple pages, breaking single rows

With the longtable package one can create a table that spans over multiple pages. The problem is that it will never break a row in two: either it stays entirely in the current page or it is moved ...
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Overfull warning when using longtable

I am getting overfull warning (Overfull \hbox (17.10379pt too wide) in alignment) when using longtable enviroment (See MWE below) The warnings are on \begin{longtable} and \end* lines. The pdf ...
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datatool with longtable

I have a CSV file that has many rows. I want to typeset these rows into a table using longtable and datatool package. However just before before the "lastfoot" (which says concluded) I am getting ...
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is it possible to span multiples pages in multicolumn?

I have documents generated like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{|p{7cm}|p{7cm}|} \multicolumn{2}{p{14cm}}{ Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, ...
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Longtable does not break correctly when used with \specialrule instead of \hline

I'm writing an application that generate latex code, therefore the solution must be the most generic possible to ensure that it will generate clean pdf all the time. I would like to let my users ...
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Vertical alignment of tabulars nested in longtable

I tried to nest tabulars in a longtable enviroment. The content of the tabulars is still at the bottom of each row. \begin{longtable}[c]{p{153mm-2\tabcolsep}p{37mm-2\tabcolsep}}\hline ...
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longtable and floatrow: font commands ignored

If I load both longtable (ltxtable) and floatrow, then \sffamily is ignored and the table is typeset in roman. If I disable floatrow everything works as expected. floatrows \RawFloats command does ...
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Caption for longtable in Sweave

I'm using the following code in .Rnw file to generate a longtable <<label = tabggplot2df, echo = FALSE, results = tex >>= print( xtable( x = ggplot2df , caption = ...
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Does longtable not support the m column type?

I have the following problem: I would like to use the m column type in a longtable. But if I typeset \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} ...
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vspace before itemize in a Table cell, tabular vs longtable

In the following MWE, one sees the difference between tabular and longtable, with respect to the vertical space before an itemize, inside a cell : \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Longtable alternative for twocolumn documents?

Is there a recommended method for incorporating multi-page tables into twocolumn documents? It's clear that the longtable package isn't set up to deal with documents of more than one column. Is ...
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Three different captions: longtable

My problem is that I have tables that are three pages long. Thus, I would like to have three different captions when using the longtable package. The similar question How to use a longtable with only ...
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Caption spacing in longtable package [closed]

I am using a style file that sets a particular spacing for the List of Figures (LoF) and List of Tables (LoT) in my Table of Contents. However, I am using longtable for all my tables, and it is ...
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Longtable and modified \footnoterule [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I change the footnote line (thickness, length) I want to modify the \footnoterule and still be able to use longtable but the following code doesn't compile: ...
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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 ...