{multicolumn} is for questions concerning the formatting of table cells that span several columns.

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Multicol Help formatting

I am trying to create a notesheet for a class of mine. However, for the love of god I cannot force my text to go into the next column. I am using the multicol package; I've tried using \columnbreak ...
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Changing the order of equation numbering in minipage

I am trying to typeset Maxwell's equations using a minipage, and can't think of a good way to structure the document so the numbering of equations proceeds across the rows. \documentclass[]{article} \...
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Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr? in latex

I get the error mentioned in the title of the question. Can you help me please ? \begin{table}[htb!] \centering \caption{\textit{Résultats global}} \label{tableau4} \...
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Change settings of a multicolumn/multirow table

I just have a little question. I need to draw a payoff-matrix. I already have one, but I had to make some changes there. The are still some things I like to improve but I was not able to do so far. ...
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Table with fixed width columns with \multicolumn in every line

I want my two tables to look like in the example below, except I would like to get rid of the first row(s) (1 to 8). Both tables should have the same width and all fields should span the given number ...
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using multicolumn in latex table

I have the following table: I want the following: 'Short-crested' belongs to the value 1, 2, 5, 10 and 20. 'Long-crested' belongs to the value 100, 200, 500, 1000, 10000. I want them to move to ...
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Problem with multicolumn table

The following code works without a problem: \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{ m{3em} m{3em} m{3em} m{3em}} \multirow{3}{*} {\includegraphics[scale=0.3]{figures/leftFig}} & \...
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Multicolumn problem

I'm trying to have a series of titles using \multicolumn, but I'm systematically having the error "Missing \cr inserted." when I try to run the code below: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{multirow}...
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how to float long table to next page without influence the two column layout?

I'm trying to place a rotated long table in IEEEtran. In order to add long table, I added the \onecolumn before the table and \twocolumn after that. The table appeared on the right place but the text ...
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“Trimmed” minipage at the end of a column instead of alternate placement

I have a 4-column document and what I observed is that when a minipage doesn't fit in the column, then it is "trimmed" instead of being placed in the next column automatically. I thought that when an ...
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Multicolumn table issue

I am having an issue with a table with one column containing multiple columns. After the multicolumn (named "Power Factor" in this case) the remaining columns do not have a vertical line joining the ...
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Horizontal align text in multiple columns

I want to achieve something like this, 1. Question One The answer to the question. 2. Question Two The answer to the question that can span across ...
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Multicolumn and hline

If I run the following code I got a table with a multicolumn of 5 but if I place an \hline before the multicolumn as seen in the code it closes all the table in the upper part. How can I close only ...
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Centering column and adjust width in table

I have this table and I want everything center but when I use multicolumn the words are nor center and the two last columns have different width. The image below shows the result. The code I'm ...
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Put two columns into box

I wish to produce a PDF output like this : The closest I got so far was by using the multicols environment, as shown below. As you can see, the line contour of the box around the two columns is ...
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Table with Multiple Header Column Span and Footer Total Line

[][] I'm having issues formating this table. I have it set out, but i cannot get the \multicolumn to span two main headers and a bottom span. \begin{tabular}{ |p{.6cm}||p{2.5cm}|p{1cm}|p{1cm}|p{2....
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Making stats table with /multicolumn and /cline

I'm trying to make a table like the one above but with 5 variables under Females and Males instead of 2. Also under Treatment, I have more than those 3, but it's not that important. My codes keep ...
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Decimal alignment in a table with tabular and multicolumn

I have made a table in my document and the everything looks quite good to me. The issue is that when numbers with mixed signs appear in a column they are not aligned. \documentclass{article} \...
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how to create long table with multirows?

I'm new with latex and I'm trying to use this table which is long and divided into multiple pages. but I failed to add multirows and multicolumns to make it look like this table this is my code ...
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error in \multicolumn

I don't know why I am getting an error in the \multicolumn line of this LaTeX code : \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{dcolumn} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{...
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Table \rowcolor \multicolumn color displacement

I have the following table: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{book} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[table,xcdraw]{xcolor} \usepackage{tabularx, threeparttable} \usepackage{multirow} \...
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Combining Multicolumn & Multirow in a Complex Table

I am attempting to create a table where the every box in the table merges to be two columns wide and two rows tall. I currently have the code below commanding two columns, but I have failed to combine ...
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pgfplotstable, multicolumn sp

I am trying to make a table (code below) that should contain three headings and five equally spaced sub columns but the one on the far right does not want to agree. If I make the really long heading ...
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How do I put a text field inside a multicolumn cell?

New to LaTeX and new user on the forum; let me know if there's something I can do to improve my question. I'm creating a fillable PDF and can't figure out how to put a text field inside a multicolumn ...
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Problem with multicolumn

I'm working on a new environment based on tabularx and using some luatex functions. Actually, I have the following code. \documentclass[10pt,oneside]{article} \usepackage{luatextra} \usepackage{...
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Center text in mulrirow and multicolumn table

I just dont know how to centering the text in multirow and multicolumn table. And how to put a line to te right of the table. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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How to omit the 1st column and 1st row

I am not able to omit the row line after the area range and that two column which meets till the top of table. How to resolve it? Here is my code \begin{table*}[h] \large \centering \begin{...
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Table: One column percentage and the rest should be split equal

I try to have one column 30% of \textwidth and the rest should split equally. I achieved this, but it always destroys my table if I have the values in the table centered (left column should be left ...
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Formatting table to have column width in twocolumn article

I have these tables in an article which I need to be of the article column width with equal columns, or whatever looks the best. I also would like to not put a full line break between the rows, but ...
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centering rotated multirow in tabulary

I'm having the following table fixed up and working so far. I just can't get the Text in the first two rows to be vertically centered. My guess would be that it's the multicolumn hindering the ...
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Wrong column span with multicolumn

I have a four columns array or tabular. In the first row the second cell should span two columns, while in the second row both the first and the second cells should span two columns. The result is ...
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Generating a multicolumn table

I am trying to create a tabular and I am getting the following error: ! Misplaced \omit. \omit \@multispan {3}\begingroup \def \@addamp {\if@firstamp \@fi... I expect ...
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Center a fixed width text within a multicolumn

I am trying to make a table with the multicolumn package. I know that you can either align a cell with: \multicolumn{[# of columns]}{l, c or r}{[text]} Or you can set the width of said ...
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“Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr” error in a multicolumn table

I got this error: ! Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr. <template> \endtemplate l.41 & \multicolumn{3}{l}{\bf Head of Department } \\ When I attempted to compile my ...
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Using of \multirow with alignment in longtable

I've made a longtable and now try to add sells "lang1-2-3-4" like here: Could you please correct my code for longtable. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} ...
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Question about the use of \multicolumn

My question is probably quite simple but I do not know how to solve it. I have two stata table that I am trying to merge (I use stata options for latex). I want to add a title on my new table. I thus ...
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Bold table row style applying to multicolumn

I want to define a bold table row style, also applying to multicolumn entries I created a setup following Make first row of table all bold to define a new command \rowstyle{...} which can be used ...
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How To Centralise Multicolumn with Specific Column Width

Is there a way to force a multicolumn with column width specifiers to centre the context? For example, if I specify a new column type with a specific width, my column can still be centralised. However,...
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multicolumn table with a legend in latex

I'm not very experienced in drawing tables in latex, but for this paper I have no choice. Please forgive me, if this is a stupid question. So, here's my preamble: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{...
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multirow inside multicolumn: can't get rid of extra vertical lines

I've created a complicated (for me) table combining multirow, multicolumn, and almost everything is ok, except the fact that I've got 2 extra vertical lines crossing the multirow-multicol cell. It ...
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Vertical centering a text for multi row in an uneven table

i'd would like to center a text within a \multirow cell ("Predicted condition", see image), which is also working. But when I increase the size of the other cells("True positive" and so on, see image),...
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how to fit merged columns/rows content to the appropriate cell width (tabularx)?

This is a follow-up question to how to fit merged columns/rows content to the appropriate cell width? I am looking to make the same table but using the environment tabularx rather than tabular. the ...
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longtabu alignment cell won't get to the center

I'm using tabu package. The inside of the every cell doesn't get to the center except for the second and the third. And also the line for closing the table doesn't show. Can anybody help me to fix it? ...
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tabularx adding half column

tabularx with a \newcolumntype and \multicolumn adds another incomplete column to the right side \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \newcolumntype{s}{>{\hsize=0.5\hsize} X} \begin{...
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Layout Problems with tabularx and mathmode

I have a problem with a specific tabularx I'm using in my master thesis. I produced this code: \documentclass[headsepline,titlepage,oneside,12pt]{report} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \...
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\multicolumn in a booktabs table

I'm having a few problems with a table which uses \multicolumn and the booktabs package. This is what I've done: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1.8cm]{geometry} \geometry{a4paper} \...
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How do i get a table with this layout?

before i request help i already tried to find the way myself using \cline \multicolumns and \multirows without success. How do i get the table with the layout below ? EDIT: my attempt: \...
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Create Tabular from comma separated parameter list

I tried to find an answer to this but currently I have no idea how to get it to work. I want to create a new command which fills some lines of a tabular based on a given list with variable length ...
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Aligning table of data using dcolumn

I have a table with one index column and three columns of data. I would like the table have the data aligned using the decimal point. Following the answer to this question I try the following code: \...
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Problem with multirow (tabular, rotatebox, cellcolor)

I am a standard user of LaTeX code but I have not used much \tabular. I would like to get a table with vertical text on the left of the table. To do so, I need to merge two cells vertically. For ...