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Easiest way to write Avery 11137 template

Trying to get a template to work for the Avery 11137 label template and it is exceedingly harder than one would think because the geniuses over at Avery put it on an 8.5x7 page and, although it is not ...
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The text in a tabular environement goes out of margins [duplicate]

I need to write a long paragraph in my table, but the text goes out of the margins.. Here is my code: \begin{tabular}{l l} \textbf{P1.1} & ...
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Header and footer with tables. Right margin go off the page

I'm not completely sure if this topci is repeated, but anyway... I'm writing some company reports that have a special header and footer layout containing tables. I have been able to configure the ...
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Tables extending into the right/outer margin

I have some wide tables (might be figures, too) that don’t fit into \textwidth. If the draft document option is active, there’s a black border on the right indicating that it’s wider than allowed. ...
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Stop table going off page (vertically)

Much like this question, I want to force a table to fit within the vertical page margins. Any ideas? Edit: Margin size: \usepackage[left=3cm,right=3cm,textheight=23.5cm]{geometry} Present ...
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More aesthetically wrap text in a table?

I have a table that I must fit in one page but have difficulty doing so in any aesthetically pleasing manner. A MWE is pasted below. Are there any suggestions to improve this? Regretfully I haven't ...
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Margins- table how do i put the table inside the margins

This is my code, i don't know how to write a tabel on my own yet, so i used an online maker to do this, how do i make sure that the table won't go over my textwidth? \begin{table}[h] ...
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Rows exceeding margin in tabulary environment

The main issue I am having is that the second column becomes squished and the table exceeds the 1 inch margin that exists. What's the best to fix the issue? I also need the table to have the table be ...
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Table way out of margin

I have a really long table and it is out of margin. I read other post about this issue but I still cannot figure it out: \begin{table}[htbp] \begin{center} ...
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Making table width fit into text width [duplicate]

I'm using p{} format to adjust the width of a table. I expected using {p{0.1\textwidth}||p{0.2\textwidth}|p{0.2\textwidth}|p{0.2\textwidth}|p{0.2\textwidth}} makes the table width smaller than the ...
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Specification of the Layout for Q-A Reference Cards (Flashcards, Visual Cards)

I'm relatively new to LaTeX and I've used Microsoft Word so far for virtually all work with documents. For college, to use own question-and-answer reference cards, I decided once to split a portrait ...
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Fixed Sized Grids

I'm trying to create a latex document that is split up into grids that will match up with the dimensions of perforated paper. The dimension of each block is height: 38mm and width: 70mm. This should ...
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problem with longtable in landscape orientation in a twocolumn mode document

I have some trouble formatting a long table in landscape orientation using a predefined document class (provided by a journal editor): - the standard page size is shrunk: the height of the page (width ...
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Table going past margins

I'm trying to create a header for my resume. I'm almost happy with the result, but there's a small formatting issue. I'm using a table to control where my name and contact info are placed. My name ...
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Add vertical line margin-aligned from a given point through subsequent pages

Using the memoir package, I would like to have a vertical line on my margin like this: Some leading content ... vertical space ... ---------------------------------- XYZ | Content A | ...
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Top-aligned table cells with different font sizes and controlled spacing

I am trying to achieve a table where a few things have to work simultaneously. Several of these things have been discussed before, but I have been unable to make everything work at once (and some ...
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Linebreak in table cell at document margin

In order to allow line breaks within a table cell, I use \parbox. But when the cells I want to have line breaks in are in the last column of the table, the best thing would be to break them at the ...
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How to fix a table that is too wide for margins?

I have created a table that is too wide for the margins. What I tried to do was implement \hspace*{-50pt} before \begin{tabular} and \hspace{-50pt} after \end{tabluar}. Which gets rid of the overfull ...
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Tabular: messed up margins

Why isn't the table adjusting the text to make line breaks when necessary? Can I make them manually? What could be done to fix these margins? Edit: MWE below: ...
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Table out of margin

I created this table using siunitx package since values must to be represented in scientific notation. Unfortunately the table goes out of margin. How can I fix the issue? ...
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changing margins for a page with tables

I have a document with a table that is rather large. I have already decreased the size of the font but it still bleeds into the right margin. I would like to decrease the margins on that page so it ...
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Automatically change the text width for all table environments using memoir

I'd like to redefine the table environment in a document I'm writing so that the tables and captions are wider than the text block. I'm using the memoir class, and an example given in the manual is ...
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Fit table a bit outside of text margins

Following my post here, how could I use the command: \resizebox{\linewidth}{!}{...} to place a table a bit outside of the text margins? EDIT: At the moment this works fine for me. My only problem ...
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Set Table height to fixed height

I found the \resizebox command but I don't want to scale my table. I want to be able to set it to X height and have it stay there. Is there a way to set the height of a table and leave it there no ...
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Subtract height from column

The following latex example is kicking the third table down to the second page. But I don't need it on the second page, I need it all on the first and currently it's set at 3.5in but I really need it ...
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Remove top and bottom margin in tabular (around lists)

If I create a table with several (short) lists, currently I'm using a table construction with enumitem to (almost) remove the left margin. Now I still have a rather large margin at the top and the ...
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latex tabular width the same as the textwidth [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to force a table into page width? I am generating some table as follow: \begin{tabular}[l]{|l|l|l|} \hline Input & Output& Action return \\ \hline \hline ...
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Table Spanning the Textwidth

I am trying to create a very simple, one row table that spans the linewidth. When I use the following command: \begin{tabular*}{\linewidth}{l@{\extracolsep{\fill}}r} Entry 1 & Entry 2 ...
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excel2latex table: output out of page

I generated the following code for a table using excel2latex add-in. However in the PDF output the table is ugly and morely cut halfway and moves to the right. Please suggest a solution. % Table ...
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Using tabularx package with xtable package in R

I am trying to solve the problem of having a latex table (produced using the xtable from R, then combined into a tex file using Sweave), exceeding the margins of my LaTeX document. I found that one ...
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Dealing with a wide table that exceeds the document margins

I am looking for "global" and "local" solutions to the case where I have a table that goes "much" beyond the right and left margins of the page (meaning: cases where having no margins to the page ...
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argument in \begin{subtable}

I use \begin{subtable}{.5\textwidth}...\end{subtable} to produce two (or more) subtables side by side (from the subcaption package). But I don't understand what {.5\textwidth} means. I tried different ...
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Overriding margins with longtables

I am trying to create a large table, it is both wide and has a lot of rows. I've gotten long table to work and break it up, and I've managed to turn it landscape. However, due to the size of the ...
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Tabular content spilling over right column margin

Tabular content spilling over right column margin. What's going on here? How can I fix it? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \author{Peter Cao} \date{} ...
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paper edition of my university facebook

I'm trying to make the paper edition of the face-book of my university. I got some constraints; for example, I have to do very small margins. \documentclass[a5paper,twoside]{book} ...
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How to force a table into page width?

I have the following table: \begin{table}[htb] \begin{tikzpicture} \node (table) [inner sep=0pt] { \begin{tabular}{ l | l } {\bf Symptom} & {\bf Metric} \\ \hline Class that has many accessor ...
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How to make a landscape table fill the whole width?

It seems that neither \textwidth nor \textheight can force the table to fill the whole width. \documentclass[dvips]{book} \usepackage[a4paper,margin=20mm,showframe]{geometry} \usepackage{lscape} ...