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

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width of paragraph in multicolumn tables

I have problem that I don't know how to solve. Look at \multicolumn{2}{p{18.5cm}}{bla} and please tell me how to set paragraph width to fill whole multicolumn space? I discovered this (18.5cm) value ...
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How to merge two tabulars into a single table the width of the column?

I am asking for advice on achieving two separate effects in the table environment. (1) I have two tables with a different number of columns. I need to merge them into a single table. I have this ...
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TeXcount counting \multicolumn

When using TeXcount on the following MWE \multicolumn macro is counted as a word and I get: Words in text: 6 What can I do to avoid this behavior and get the correct word count? ...
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Need help with multicolumn error

I am having difficulties with what I assume to be a simple issue. I'm in the process of learning LaTeX, and currently having STATA output most of my LaTeX code, which I then insert into TeXworks in ...
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multicolumn list of acronyms

Is it possible with the acronym package to produce two columns of acronyms? I checked the package guide, but didn't find any help, should I use a table? Not really sure on how to proceed. I am using ...
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Cell lines of table not aligned cleanly

I'm trying to make a small table, but where only certain cell lines are drawn. I followed a general code outline I found elsewhere (the "Spanning in both directions simultaneously" part of this ...
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Command with two arguments in tabular : misplaced \omit [duplicate]

I want to make a command that takes two arguments. The command should be called within a tabular environment. However, the command produces a Misplaced \omit error. \documentclass{article} ...
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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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Table \rowcolor \columncolor \multirow and \multicolumn Alignment

I'm trying to recreate this table from Word in LaTeX: I'm getting close, but the "Effectiveness" section is not aligned properly, and the "Probability" section is not fully filled in with color. ...
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Redefining multicolumn environment

I am using multicolum under tabularx a lot. Instead of removing spaces \multicolumn{2}{@{}l}{...} I want to create a new environment which removes trailing spaces from both front and end. Any ...
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Combining multirow and multicolumn

When combining multirow and multicolumn in the same cell of a table I am getting extra vertical lines: \documentclass[plain]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} ...
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Three columns aligned horizontally and vertically

I'm trying to make a list of three columns where the first column is on the left hand side of the page, the second column runs down the middle and the third column is on the right hand side. A table ...
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How to fix to force text to split in table?

I have a simple table in LibreOffice calc and I tried to convert it to latex using the Calc2Latex macro. Then using Latex I tried to improve it. However I cannot get the text correctly ! This is ...
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\multicolumn in array not showing column separator

I'm trying to write three columns of equations separated by vertical lines in an array, but when I use the multicolumn command it doesn't show the column separator. I've tried using the multicols ...
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adding significance levels under regression result table

I have a table as the following: \begin{table}[htbp]\centering \caption{Dependent Variable: Enrollment} \begin{tabular}{c c c c} \hline\hline \textbf{Variable} & \textbf{Model 1} & ...
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Center cell borders when using \multicolumn

MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline &\multicolumn{2}{|c|}{1} & \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{2} & ...
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Creating complex tables with multicolumn on different lines on latex

Can someone help me creating this table, I can't figure out how \multicolumn work. I can get to the first two rows of the table but no further. Please help. Thanks
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Figure* on first page in IEEEtran template

Is it possible to place a figure* (two column figure) on the bottom of the first page of a document? I'm writing an IEEEtran journal. A figure* is always placed on the next page, so it is not ...
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Misplaced \omit when using \multicolumn within \multirow

I'm trying to put a \multicolumn within a \multirow environment in the following manner: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{mwe} \begin{document} ...
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How to create table with inner columns inside larger columns?

I want to create this kind of table with 3 large columns and at one point the column is divided to two smaller columns. Please note that the column not divided in the whole space. How can create the ...
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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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Table with multi column

i have this code \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Add caption} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline \multirow{3}[4]{*}{Tested Text} & ...
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booktabs with multicol: horizontal rules too short

I need to typeset a two-column document (conference paper) & use the multicol package. I wish to insert a table & usually use the booktabs package as it gives nice spacing. However, in this ...
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Wrong width in multicolumn tabularx cells

I'm trying to create a table with fixed column widths. As most rows have a different number of cells (with LCM 12) I defined a 12 column wide table, where I add multicolumns of the wanted size. The ...
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Have a table-cell spanning entire table with automatic width [duplicate]

I'm formatting a table, and I the bottom row has to have the "table notes". I'm not allowed to use the threeparttable package (or any other special package). I know I can use something like ...
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Making a table with cols

Right now I am doing something like: \twocolumn {\footnotesize \begin{center} \tablehead{$x$ & $y$ \\ \hline} \begin{supertabular}{ccc} entry_x & entry_y \\ etc Is ...
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Table heading multicolumn problem

I have the following code, which needs 2 sub-columns in the last main column. I have written code as follows: \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{|c|l|c|c|} \hline ...
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Proper centering with cmidrule and multi- row and column

The code below produces the following figure: The issue I am having is that Sample is not vertically aligned, I get proper alignment if \cmidrule(l){2-3} \cmidrule(l){4-5} is removed. How do I ...
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How colorize a merged cell with a multirow?

How colorize a merged cell with a multirow? I want colorize the cell completly and I can't figure out what I must do. Thank you in advance. % XeLaTeX \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} ...
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Complex longtable with multirow, multicolumn, rotation of text, and a strange header

I want do a table like the next figures 1 and 2. The table go expand in many pages. The header is the same in all of them, and I want put the elements A, B and C in the headers of the tables, because ...
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Multicolumn is only using the width of the first column

I am using the multicolumn command to cover four columns in my table, but for some reason the text within the column is wrapping within a single column width leaving the remainder of the column empty. ...
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Coloring a Multicolmn [duplicate]

I am trying to color the following table: \begin{tabular}{ |c|c|c|c|c| } \hline 1,5h& 0,25h& 13h& 0,25h& 0,5h \\ \hline Flight preparation& Taxiing& ...
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Problem with making table

I have been in a problem with making a table in LaTeX as attached in the figure below. Please help me out. I am trying like: \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|p{1cm}|p{1cm}|p{5cm}|} \hline ...
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What is the correct way to calculate \multicolumn size when using tabularx?

What is the correct way to determine the correct size for use with p{} needed by \multicolumn to get the size correct? The problem is this: I want to use tabularx and also use \multicolumn. To do ...
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Latex: obtain an empty row with central alignment [duplicate]

Is there a way to produce a table in LaTeX in the way as is depicted in the attached image? I have tried the following code, but I am not able to obtain an entire empty row with, say, "cold cache" ...
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Table taking up full width

I am looking to adjust this table in two ways: -Firstly, I would like the second = to be more to the right, next to the $P_{S}(K|GB)$. -Secondly, I would like the table to take up as much width as ...
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How to use table in multicols env. with paragraphs p{} and \multicolumn as well?

updated question I am going to start all over. Will make the question very simple and direct. Will leave the original question below. I simply want to see an example of using \multicolumn in a table ...
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Please Help to prepare the following table [closed]

Please, Help me inserting a table like this. I could not prepare this table even after using the \multicolumn package. I am facing difficulties with merging the rows and columns. I am in an urgent ...
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\multicolumn issues

I try to achieve a table that resembles the one given in this link. Here is my code, and the result of running the code: \begin{tabular}{l|l|l|} \cline{2-3} & \multicolumn{2}{l|}{Inner Rings} ...
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multirow and multicolumn

I want to draw a table which has multi-column in one row, as it is shown by the uploaded image. I have the code of a regular table in this style and I tried to modify it but failed. The uploaded image ...
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Vertical alignment of figures within tabular

\begin{tabular}{p{0.30\paperwidth}p{0.30\paperwidth}p{0.30\paperwidth}} \rowcolor{gray} & & \\[4ex] \rowcolor{gray} \multicolumn{2}{l}{\hspace{1cm} \textcolor{white}{\Large ...
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Splitting a row to two rows in LaTeX

I have the following table in LaTex: \begin{tabular}{lll} \hline\noalign{\smallskip} first & second & third \\ \noalign{\smallskip}\hline\noalign{\smallskip} A & C & E \\ B & D ...
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How to make a column with an adaptive width?

I have two questions in creating the following table: 1) How to make the first sub-column (with title No.) adaptive in width? Now it has the same width with the second sub-column, but I'd like to ...
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Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr?

I get the error mentioned in the title of the question. Can you help me please ? \begin{table}[htb!] \centering \caption{\textit{others criterias : first scenario}} \label{Table2} ...
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Column re-sizing issue with Longtables

I am stuck on what seems to be a very weird problem within the longtable environment. What I'm trying to do is setting the column widths using the p{width} command. In practice, it works for every ...
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Missing lines in Multi-Column Table [duplicate]

So I have a table which uses multi-column headers and it seems to work great except for one thing. When I render the document, there are some missing vertical lines in the table header and I can't ...
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Different column number in rows

I would like to create a table like this: | H1 | h2 | <--- is centered vertically | T1 | | | T1 | text | text | text | | T1 | text | ...
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How can I centre merged columns with tabulary?

I'm trying to centre the content of the cells but I can't do it in merged cells. It's working properly in normal cells, but isn't working in merged cells. Does anyone knows how to fix it? Here is my ...
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How to combine multiple rows with multiple columns with headings in one table?

I am struggling to create a table with three dimension to look up a fourth. Consider the following binomial table as an example ##===##=================##===## || || p || || || n ...
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How to create table with multiple multirows and multi columns [duplicate]

I try to create a table like to one here: I tried many options with \multirow and \multicolumn, however, after few hours I'm not even close to the final result. Any ideas how could I achieve this? ...