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

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using \multicolumn in tabu

I want to use multi column in tabu environment. But it seem we can not use column type X in multi column. So table width exceeds text area boundary how can I solve this issue? any help would be ...
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Create shared row in table split into columns

How do I add a row across multiple columns such as the "maxpool" rows below?
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Drawing a table using multirow and multicolumn

I would really like to draw a table like on the photo. Everything I have tried does not work. Maybe I do something wrong right at the beginning. I only got the table you can see in the code below. ...
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How to set column width in tabularx?

I have a table, how to set width of 6th row, so the widths of columns be 25%|25%|25%|25% ? right now my code of it looks like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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dash line between rows in a table

Why there is no dash-line between the rows s12 and s1n like between the columns s22 and s2m? Normally there should be one. What I did wrong? Thank you!! \documentclass[a4paper, ...
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how to center cell-content vertically?

I really like to center the content of the cells vertically, but I do not know how to do it. Is there maybe someone who can help me? Thank you! \documentclass[a4paper, fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} ...
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Multicolumn and multirow (tabularx)

I have a table, and it should be also border betwen C and D in the second row and border between 12 and 13. How to do that? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to tell a column to span half the width of the table

Hi I am making a table with multicolumn and multirows. But I want the next line to have 2 columns that are exactly half the width of the table. Meaning if the width of the table changes when I add ...
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Cells merging (tabularx)

I have a table and I need to merge cells there, but I don't know how exactly do it. My code looks like this right now: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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multicolumn doesn't count columns property in pgfplotstable

Consider the following MWE where I would expect the multicolumn to span the number of columns in the pgfplotstable/longtable combination. \multicolumn{\pgfplotstablecols}{r}{{\small\tablename\ ...
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multicol is creating weird behavior by leaving almost-blank pages

I am using the multicol package to create a three-column formula sheet. I am also using the mdframed package to write theorems, definitions, etc. in differently colored boxes. Here is the result: ...
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How to adjust width of tabulary in landscape frame in latex?

I use tabulary to fit my tables in big size to the text width for its simplicity and word wrap feature. But when I tried to fit my table to the whole page using landscape, I encountered a problem. I ...
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multirow, multicolumn problems

Hello, Could somebody help me on how to produce this table in latex. I have tried, but the subheadings float away anytime I tried. I would be glad to have it as soon as possible. Thank you in ...
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creating complex table [duplicate]

Can anyone help creating this table,I can't figure it out. I tried this code but got some errors: \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline something & \multicolumn{4}{ c| }{something} \\ ...
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Table does not fit within predefined margin and text does not wrap

I have a table where I needed multirow and multicolumns as part of my data representation. I am facing 2 problems at this moment: My table does not fit within the predefined margin [picture ...
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How to vertically center cells (tabular) without altering the automatic column width?

In the following file I have a table with insertion of figures. I want to vertically center the cell contents. Only the cells in the second and third rows. But I do not want to leave intact the ...
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Width of column after multicolumn header

When multicolumn headers in tables use more horizontal space than the columns they are 'heading', then the additional width is entirely allocated to the rightmost column. The following MWE: ...
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! Misplaced \omit. \multispan ->\omit

I have tried to see if my error is the same as any of the numerous other threads on this forum with the same content, however I cannot seem to find any that match my problem. When trying to typeset ...
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Insert tabular with caption inside itemize environment

I am trying to insert a table with a caption inside an itemize environment. However I can't find a way to align the caption nor the table itself to the border of the outer environment. I already ...
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Rescaling column widths in beamerposter package

I'm trying to make a poster with three columns. The left-most and right-most columns should be the same width, and the middle column should be wider than the other two. The poster should be 44 x 36 ...
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Why does Latex add arbitrary spacing between equations when using multicolumn?

After using multicolumn to divide up the page into three columns, some of my equations massive space in between the texts For example: The left most column, we see that there are spaces between the ...
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How to create customized table

I need to create this table: I'm having problems on the second row, this is what I got: I'm not understanding where I'm wrong \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage{outline} ...
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\multicolumn in a {tabu} with non-X columns

In a tabu environment (tabu 2.8 package), I use \multicolumn to omit some cells' preamble (and occasionally span multiple columns). Unfortunately this breaks down the width calculations when there are ...
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Split odd numbered list into even columns

I am trying to split 5 items list into two columns, but the second column only write on the 1st and the 3rd line.. Do't know how to solve this, and how can i change the space between the two columns?. ...
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arydshln not working well with multicolumn

I am having some problems with arydshln and multicolumn. The following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{arydshln} \begin{document} \[ \begin{pmatrix} ...
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How to align 'subcolumns' in columns environment?

I would like to get an effect as here: meaning that I want to have text in two columns and those columns with numbers are supposed to be nicely aligned. I tried to use following code for my paper: ...
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Problem with vertical lines and multicolumn

I am having some problems writing the following table: \begin{table}[h!] \centering \scriptsize \begin{tabular}{|c| c |c| c| c| c| c| c| c |} \hline Denominación & ...
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Optional argument breaks command with multicolumn

I have a command to make a formatted header entry in a table. Most table header entries span 1 column, but others span multiple columns, so I defined the command as follows with an optional width ...
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Column width not equal in table [duplicate]

I have the following problem. In a multi-column table, some of the columns are not equally width-sized with the rest ones. If someone could help, I would be grateful! Below my code: ...
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Suggesting ideal locations for column breaks in the multicols environment

I've tried using minipages (and had overflow off the bottom of the page). I'm thinking of something along the lines of \pagebreak[0] but for suggesting column breaks. Almost a \columnbreak[0], if ...
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left alignment of multicolumn inserts extra space

how do I get \multicolumn to align left? I always get a small space at the beginning of the row. Here's a code \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{dcolumn} ...
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Four column LaTeX nomenclature, no overflow

I have made a four column nomenclature, my code looks like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{nomencl,etoolbox,ragged2e,siunitx,fullpage,parskip} ...
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Linebreak inside multicolumn [duplicate]

I have the following problem I want to create a table that use a \multicolumn, I want the following but I have this. This is the code that I'm using, Does anyone know how to do this? ...
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Problem in creating multi column tables

Im trying to create a multicolumn table in LaTex that would look like this: Unfortunately I tried pretty much all the codes for multi row and multi column tables but it never looks even remotely ...
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Sort of 'multicolumn' for align environment

I have something like this: \begin{align} a &= b+c & d &=e+f & g &=h+i\\ a &= b+c & d &=e+f & g &=h+i\\ %%%%% a+h+q &= ...
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Use \multicolumn in array environment in Lyx

I want to break an equation in a longer equation array in Lyx. In pure Latex I can do something like \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{eqnarray} ...
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Vertical alignment of text in a multicolumn, multirow table with different fonts

I'm struggling trying to vertically align my header rows, can anyone point out what I'm doing wrong? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{multirow} ...
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Defined tabular cells with different sizes

I'm trying to have a table where some cells are aligned and some are not. In the following figure I tried to define cell "Offering working unit" with a 6 cm. However, it is larger than that as the ...
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Longtable cell width problem

I've got a slight problem with my longtable using the IEEEtran article class. I'm using something close to this MWE, the original one is 4-pages longer than this, and the MWE captures the problem. ...
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Thesis title slide

I have to write a presentation for my thesis. I am using beamer. Here is the code: %!TEX TS-program = xelatex \documentclass[slidescentered]{beamer} \usepackage{color} \usetheme{Berkeley} ...
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In a multi-column table, is there a way to change only SOME text in a specific column (and not the entire column) to be bold or italic?

Consider the following table. Some of the text in the second column is italic and also the text is broken in order to fit the column width. When the following code is used, it generates a table ...
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Is there a way to change only SOME text in a specific column (and not the entire column) to be bold or italic in a table? [closed]

Consider the following table. Some of the text in the second column is italic and also the text is broken in order to fit the column width. I used the following tex code but it generates a table ...
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multicolumn in titlepage with titling package

I want to use the multicolumn command in the author environment, but it creates the error incomplete }iffalse, all text was ignored after line x \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,ngerman]{article} ...
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Difficulty in using multicolumn and multirow table commands

I am trying to implement the following table (picture seen) in LaTeX. I am facing difficulty in writing the code since it consists of both multicolumn and multirow table commands. I truly appreciate ...
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LaTeX error in compiling multicolumn table with math columns

I am trying to build the following table: \frame{ \begin{table} \begin{center} \singlespacing \tabcolsep=0.07cm \tiny \begin{tabular}{>{$}l<{$} >{$}c<{$} D{.}{.}{10} >{$}c<{$} ...
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Multiple columns in table

I have this table below and I have been ever since trying to make the column work, but it just does not appear like this at all. The first and the second column are fine, but when it comes to the ...
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imakeidx columns splitting

I need to second column of the index created with imakeidx began only after the first one reaches the bottom of the page. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{imakeidx} \makeindex[columns=2] ...
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How to use Nested multicolumn and multirows

I want to make a good table on table but I am not an expert. Below is my code for the label \documentclass{article} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} % Article top matter ...
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Vertical rule in tables with multicol span

I am trying to create a table to compare to set of methods for various parameters. My tex: \begin{table}[h!] \centering \begin{tabular}{l|ccc|ccc} \hline Sequence & ...
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Longtabu still not able to shrink text to textwidth even after using X columns

My problem is very similar to this one: Longtabu not able to shrink text to textwidth where the table goes outside the page, even after I explicitly set the width to \textwidth. I also followed the ...