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

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Latex longtable not working?

I have some data I have put in Latex in order to make a table for a report. The table would extend over two pages but my longtable code seems not to make it to the second page. The code I am using is ...
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Longtable caption too separated

I'm using \longtable for a wide table (wider than the example) and the caption appears too separate from the table. I know I could use the option skip like \usepackage[skip=0pt]{caption}, but this ...
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Adjust margins for long table on a landscape page

My minimum working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{array} \begin{document} \begin{landscape} \section{My First Section} ...
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Package array Error: Illegal pream-token

I get the following error: Package array Error: Illegal pream-token (\renewcommand): `c' used \renewcommand When I run my minimum working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} % ...
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Itemize environment of longtables?

I want to make a list of longtables. The example shows that the table is not indented and the bullet point is not next to the table. How can I do this? It works if I use a tabular environment but I ...
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How to write multiline in a cell of table in latex?

I have multiline table. \documentclass[11pt,table,a5paper]{article} \usepackage[top=2cm, bottom=2cm, outer=2.1cm, inner=1cm,twoside, headsep=26pt]{geometry} \usepackage{collcell} ...
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Table: problem in right most vertical line :(

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper,onesided]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[showframe, nomarginpar, left=1.5in, right=1in, top=1.5in, bottom=1in,]{geometry} \usepackage{array} ...
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Heading of paragraph on left side

I want to list something in my document. Each point in the list has a short heading (one word, for example "Usecase"). This word should be on an own column to the left of the text which gets added ...
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Very long table with 25 columns

How can I make a table with 25 columns and 30 lines in one page or more? Result is Thank you
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multicolumn in longtable with span dependant on number of columns

How can I use \multicolumn in a longtable environment to span all columns except for one? The \LT@cols counter is probably the way to go. However, doing arithmetics in LaTeX seems somewhat ...
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How to split long table into two columns ?

I have a table which is very long, so I have used long table to split it across multiple pages, now that still it is spanning many pages, I want to further split the table into two columns in each ...
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My longtable is not fitting in the pagewidth

It looks like this question has been asked many times, but I was unable to solve my problem as I am new to latex. I have the following longtable in my .tex document \begin{longtable}{@{}lll@{}} ...
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How do I remove the space before the first item and after the last item of an enumerate list inside a longtable?

I have several longtables in one document and they all have a fairly big gap before the first item and after the last item of every enumerate-list. Does anyone know how to get rid of that? ...
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Underfull \vbox (badness 10000) detected at line

I have a not-that-complicate table like below, but I always got a error "Underfull \vbox (badness 10000) detected at line 127", hopefully you can reproduce it. Does anybody know the reason and how to ...
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Long table doesnt print out all items [closed]

I hope someone could help me with this, since I'm new to latex and I have very little latex knowledge which help me to solve this problem. I've been struggling googling the answer for days already. ...
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Creating a table within a longtable

I have created a longtable by using information from the question asked here. Now I want to create a table with two columns with 3 rows each within the right part of this long table. A pictorial ...
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longtable wrong caption

What is the right way to put the caption with longtable? My numbering starts at 2 and I don't have nested tables. This is corrected if I put \caption{Bla} before \end{longtable}, but it will always ...
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Change the font size in longtabu table

I was searching here to find a way to change the font size from normal to \footnotesize for the longtabu tables. However, the answer in longtable question didn't work in my case. They made corrections ...
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longtable caption formatting

I'm having some troubles with captions in longtable tables. I'm trying to typset for a thesis (so am using a class that I didn't write) and my school requires double spacing for body text but single ...
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How to exceed left margin with longtable

I'm trying to make a longtable that is wider than the textwidth at a certain moment. I've tried different things always ending up with a different problem: First possibility: If I use the adjustwidth ...
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Splitting a code listing inside a longtable

Is there a way to have code listings split across multiple pages when included inside a longtable? For example, the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Table widths have changed - rerun LaTeX

I have an application which stores LaTeX documents, and then (when the user clicks on a link) renders them into PDF files to be downloaded or viewed. This works well in general, but I'm running into ...
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Adjusting longtable fontsize in latex [closed]

I am not very good at Latex. I have to write a table spanning multiple pages. The following code produces the a table exactly the way i want, however it reduces the font size. If i do not use the ...
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Rotated multipage table at start of chapter

I'm working on an article in which I have to put a large and wide table. This table is directly at the start of a new chapter. Because it is very wide, I want to rotate this table (or use it in a ...
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Longtable overflowing with ESKDX

When I try to create a longtable with \linewidth width in portrait orientation it handles very strange. Here is the MWE ...
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balanced longtables, multicol and page breaks

For a long time, I have been looking for a nice way to have balanced tables inside a multicol environment. Especially, I would like to have automatically balancing multicol-tables inside a table ...
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How to solve longtable is not in 1-column mode error?

I'm trying to compile a document with the example code for longtable but I get an error saying that longtable is not in 1-column mode. Suggest me the correct way?
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Word wrapping for long strings with no spaces in a long table

I have the following tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{dcolumn} \usepackage{graphicx} \newcolumntype{d}{D{.}{.}{2}} \begin{document} \centering ...
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How to use maximum space of page to include long tables [closed]

I am writing a report and facing similar problem. I want to included a long table (spreading over many pages) in the appendix of the report. The tale contains around 100 columns but only four rows. I ...
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Longtable fill entire page

I'm using the longtable environment inside the landscape environment, as I have a large table, which spans several pages. However, I would like my table to fill out the entire page with little to no ...
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Spacing text in table cells

How do I to space these two cells on this way? And not on this way: Code: \begingroup \setlength{\LTleft}{-20cm plus -1fill} \setlength{\LTright}{\LTleft} ...
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Dynamic table column generation

I'm trying hard in finding a way to streamline my table generation. As you can see in the attached code, the problem is related with the code "\@for \el:=#1\do{\textbf{\el} &}", where "&" ...
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longtable vertical column separators

I have a quite complex longtable design and I would like to add white column separators. I can add black separators using | but the placement of the lines does not seem ideal either. ...
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Fit coloured longtable to pagewidth

There is a similar question and solution posted here. However, I can't use this solution as I have a coloured table, and the given solution causes white gaps between each column. Is there a way to ...
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Vertically align individual cells in a table

I am wanting the ability to vertically align any cell within a table. This appears possible but only on a per column or row basis. At the moment I can horizontally align the contents of individual ...
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How to disable / suppress bad box warnings within a longtable?

I have a quite long (3 pages) longtable in landscape and it is generating me a ton of bad box warnings (overfull \vbox and \hbox messages up to 30.0000pt too wide). But the table is perfectly fine for ...
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Adding longtable to \listoftables

How to add a longtable into a listoftables, please ? I've filled my longtable, but, the listoftables still empty. How to deal this please ? The code tht I've used : \begingroup ...
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Landscape longtable display only one page

I really try to display this table as landscape, but I always get only first page of it. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,titlepage]{article} \usepackage[english, czech]{babel} \usepackage[T1] {fontenc} ...
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Strange behaviour with longtable

Consider the code \documentclass{report} \usepackage[margin=2cm,showframe]{geometry} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1-2] \begin{longtable}{p{8cm}} \lipsum[3-5] ...
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Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr end template?

I get the error mentioned in the title of the question. \begin{table*}[!ht] \centering \caption{\textit{first scenario : heuristic methods}} \label{Table2} \resizebox{2\columnwidth}{!}{% ...
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Creating table without problem of exceeding page

I would like to create a table like this, but the first row is too long and exceeded the width of page. How can I create and fix this problem in latex?
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cannot create longtable

could you please help me with the following matter? I am trying to create a long table using the longtable environment. But I keep getting errors. Thank you. Here is my code: \documentclass[11pt, ...
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Bad pagebraks in longtable (empty table on second page)

I have some strange problem with my longtables. In some tables there is a pagebreak after the last row and on the second page there is the table header printed again without following content. I use ...
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How can I import an excel table into latex longtable [duplicate]

I want to import some data from excel which is in table form (raw from that it not formatted) and I want to import into a longtable with the appropriate formatting (if indeed it can be done in one ...
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How to retrieve the caption of a table (longtable)

I want to repeat the caption of a longtable on different pages. Is there any way (other than defining a new variable to save the caption) to get it. How can I get rid of the extra line after the ...
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Altering only header \hline colors with longtabu and colortbl

I'm trying to make a table with the following properties: If the table is very long, the header should be repeated on each new page. Each row should be separated by a line. The line immediately ...
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import latex longtable into lyx with format changing [closed]

I apologize if my question was asked alot previously i am generating my tables from stata into latex then i try to import those tables (longtables) inside a table float in lyx the result is a mess ...
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Split lines, keep a table/aligned text within textwidth and span several pages

I have a very long table that I use to align some text, therefore I don't need it to be (specifically) a table (please consider that in the answers). I am using supertabular for the table to span ...
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longtable: alternating column names/splitting wide table across pages

Need to split some wide tables across multiple pages using longtable. The code below provides an example of what I’m trying to do. Some of the column names need to vary by page. Specifically, ...
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longtable caption (make it look like table caption as defined by a LaTeX class)

I have the following MWE with a table and a longtable, and I just want that the longtable caption looks exactly as the table caption without modifying anything from the table above (just the ...