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

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Unwanted space before hyphen in longtable

I have a minor typesetting problem inside the longtable environment. I am writing my CV and I need to write a list of skills inside a table cell. Since I'd like to keep the document length down to ...
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line break in math mode within longtable environment

I have a long mathematical expression within parenthesis which is larger than the column width that I have specified for my table. How do I force it to break the expression onto a new line? ...
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Longtable and floats: wrong table breaks on pages with floats (part 2)

I think I may have stumbled upon an undocumented feature regarding page breaking in longtable. The following MWE produces (at least in my TeXlive 2014 setup) a document in which the last paragraphs ...
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Longtable breaks afterpage

My problem is that I want to have a certain footer on the first, or the last, page. The solution I've tried with is by using fancyhdr together with afterpage. Here is a working example, without ...
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How to generate a table with items into a box?

\documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish,mexico]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{booktabs}<br/> \usepackage{ltablex,array,ragged2e} ...
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Constructing a longtable with several images

Can someone please help me to make this table with several images into a long table with several images? I tried changing it into a longtable but I'm not sure I can use my specialcell that I declared ...
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Lasthead section in a longtabu environment

Longtabe environment has sections for first head and other head. I want to add third section for last head wich must be on the last page of a table with slighly different text. Is it possible? PS. ...
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Configure long table caption

I have to prepare several long tables in a conference proceeding book. Editor told me that I had to suppress captions of long tables on odd pages. Is it possible? EDIT: Minimal working example here: ...
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longtable side by side

I've two longtables and I'd like to place them side by side. Tabular environments work very well, but I think it is not possible to place longtable side by side (why?). It needs to be a longtable or ...
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Formatting a longtable

I have a longtable, but I'm unsure how to do two things, listed below. NB: The MWE given at the bottom of this post is not an exact representation of how the table appears in my document. This is ...
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How to merge two rows of 2 columns into a single row of 4 columns without modifying the data entry?

At the beginning I designed a table with a huge number of rows of acronyms. The table has two columns and occupies \textwidth, as follows. \documentclass{article} ...
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Can someone help me please? it is about width of the table [duplicate]

My table is too wide and too long to fit one page. i want to seperate it to 2 pages. i used longtable package to seperate it two pages bu i cant fix the wideness. her is my table code, (it look a ...
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How can I make a long and wide table fit the text width?

My table is too wide and too long to fit in one page. I want to separate it in 2 pages. I used longtable package to separate it in two pages but I can't fix the width. Here is my table code, (it look ...
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Avoid multiple entries of caption in list of tables using pgfplotstable with longtable

I'm using pgfplotstable to display data from .csv files and it happens that displayed tables break over three pages. The problem is, that for every page an entry is placed into the list of tables. ...
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How to create a table with long text and which packages use

Please, Help me inserting a table like this. I could not prepare this table easily because the long text i have to insert into the columns. I have been trying from some examples of stackechange but ...
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Centering defined width columns with long table [duplicate]

I have been trying to get a long table with specified column widths and centered text. I found away to do this (>{\centering}p{1cm}) which works until I apply centering to the last column, at which ...
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Longtable with two column

I need a longtable with only two columns. I saw this topic Two column list with and I managed to convert into longtable. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Need help starting long, text-heavy table

I am new to LaTex and trying to teach myself. Currently I am trying to write a unit plan for graduate school (MA in Math Ed), which would look something like that provided image. One question, one ...
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Put longtable caption in marginpar and keep compatibility with caption package

After some research I found a way to place the caption of a longtable (ltablex) into the left marginpar, aligned with the top of the table. Therefore, i adapted this solution stackexchange.com: ...
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Longtable new column widths on each page

Let's assume that I have a longtable of two pages. On the first page there are only short cells but on the second page there are some longer ones. Here's an example: \begin{longtable}{|l|l|l|l|} ...
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Errors in table, missing \endgroup inserted <inserted text> \endgroup

Below is the latex example i am working on, it should generate two tables. One table with two columns, the other table is just one column. And i have a software program it makes any word in the table ...
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Longtable issue

I have a long table spread over multiple pages that I code using the package longtable package. A sample of my code is this: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} ...
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In table cell, how to break long words after “::” or “_”?

I have a software program can generate tables which may be very long and may contains words with many letters,so i use longtabu package. Some words may look like this: AAA_BBB_CCCC_DDDDD_CC ...
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Vertical alignment of images in longtable

I am trying to create a longtable where the first column contains only images. The longtable is defined as (with only one row): \begin{longtable}{m{0.2\linewidth} m{0.7\linewidth}} \hline ...
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In table, how to make one column has different font size for different line?

I use longtabu to create a table, below is the realted code \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth {|>{\footnotesize}X[1 , p ] |>{\footnotesize}X[1 , p ] | >{\footnotesize}X[1 , p ]|} I want the ...
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Several caption problems in longtable and tabulary

I'm trying to typeset some multipage tables with tablenotes and repeating captions on each page. I found this question, which marries the longtable environment with tabulary. This is quite nice, ...
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Longtable, landscape in tufte-latex

I am using tufte-latex to write a document. I want to include a table which has many columns and rows in the document. For this purpose I am using longtable and landscape environments to produce the ...
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longtable multirow problem with cmidrule and nopagebreak

I'm trying to reimplement the David Carlisle solution given here for breaking long tables over certain rows (breaking in \hline commnands instead \cline ones). This solution is complemented with the ...
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What do I need to change if I change table to longtable?

I just used excel2latex to import a table, but the table is too long and across pages. I tried several times but found the table is shrunk and I don't know how to center all the contents of the cells. ...
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Converting -sidewaystable- with -dcolumn- to -lscape- -longtable- in order to span multiple pages

I would to like to change my question from the previous one (Subtable as sidewaystable over three pages): Instead of putting subtables I would just like to have one table spanning over multiple pages. ...
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How to automatically break “a long word with underscore” in a cell of table, using longtabu package?

I use longtabu package for creating tables, because the table can be very long (several pages) and i need automatic linebreak(or wordbreak) if the sentence(or a single word) in certain cell is too ...
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converting threeparttable tabular to threeparttablex and longtable

I am trying to convert an existing threeparttable to a threeparttablex table with longtable so I can break the table over multiple pages, but I'm having some trouble. Specifically, I'm getting an ...
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long table working in TexNiccenter but not in R Studio GUI

I'm having a weird error where my code is working just fine in TexNiccenter but unable to compile within the R studio GUI (probably not an R studio problem just R problem). Here's some background: my ...
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Latex Longtable - Caption starts at margin

I am having a problem using longtable \caption. The captions are not set to \textlength and run into the margins. I would like the multi-line captions to be restricted to \textlength and centred under ...
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Longtable: how to force a page break?

I am writing an application and I have to complete a table similar to this: and since the descriptions in the second column will be lengthy, I have decided to use longtable. Some of the ...
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Latex longtable misalignment after pagebreak

I have a longtable spanning multiple pages but the verticle alignment is forced at the pagebreak, so the first page is pushed down to the bottom while the second page is glued to the top. How can i ...
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How to right-align whole longtables

Say I have the following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{|lr|} \hline A & 1\\ B & 2\\ C & 3\\ \hline ...
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Colorbox not working with longtable

I have some tables that I want to entirely color in light grey, but the same command lines that work for the tabular environment (see second table example) do not work for the longtable environment ...
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Table does not align properly after \newgeometry settings

I have a huge longtable and used \newgeometry to make it fit the page. After the table there is a short text (which I could align successfully) but another small table that comes after the text won't ...
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How to continue a very long table on multiple pages? [duplicate]

I have a long table in latex. I used the commands: \begin{table}[ht] \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{cccccccc} (..the table..) \end{tabular} \end{center} \end{table} However the table length ...
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How to right-justify URLs inside a table?

I have a table containing a URL, and I want the URL to break so that the URL is right-justified along with the other text. In my example below you can see that the last few lines are not ...
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How to make automatically line break when use longtable?

I use longtable package to produce a table covers two pages, but if there are too many words in one column, the sentence can not switch to the next line automatically, see picture, the 4th column. ...
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Prevent longtable to split cells while using \hline

although the question seems to be trivial and to be answered several times, I have not found a solution yet :-( I'm using a longtable to describe a set of computer benchmarks. Each benchmark entry ...
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Any alternatives for longtable package? (produce tables can continue to the next page)

I have a program and I want to output the program results as PDF. I am considering to use LATEX to do the work. My results may contain many big tables, I just realized it is not so direct to output ...
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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 ...