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

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Build special table header (multicolumn, rotated) automatically

I have to build lots of tables similar to my MWEm only more complex and with many more columns. Manually adjusting the cmidlines and column width etc. is very annoying. What can I do to automatically ...
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Problem with duplicate copies of material in a table

I'm writing my PhD thesis and I have a problem with duplicate occurrences of material in tables. I'm doing a simple table for example: \begin{table}[h!] \centering \begin{tabular}{|l|c|c|c|c|c|c|} ...
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Wrap text in the first column of a table, before a multicolumn environment

I'm using this code snippet to create a table with multicolumn. Since the headers of the columns are long, I've rotated them 90 degrees. \begin{table}[H] \centering \caption{Accuracy of Bayesian ...
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Grouping of aligned table columns in combination with multicolumn and a long header

I want to create a table with three pairs of columns. The pairs should be identifiable based on the horizontal distance between the different pairs of columns. Each pair of columns consists of a ...
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Aligning the cell contents to the middle of the cell while using multicolumn

While using this table environment, I need to get the cell contents of the second row to be in the middle of each cell. But, I am getting all of them aligned to top of the cells (although there are ...
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Escaping ampersand inside of a variable within \multicolumn text

I am using PHP to generate a Tex file, and am passing several variables into a template file to be rendered. I want to create a table with several columns, but with a header that spans those columns. ...
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Vertical alignment of multi column cells

I'm working on a complicated table, having multiple columns and multiple rows and each column needs a fixed width. When a cell has a long sentence, I want the cell fixed in width, while other cells in ...
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vertical line crossing \multicolumn

I have a problem with vertical line and multi-column misalignment. Please find table example and code as illustrated. Can someone please help me with this problem? ...
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Missing “|” vertical line in multirow & multicolumn table [duplicate]

I am missing a vertical line in this multirow & multicolumn table. \begin{table}[] \centering \caption{Example} \begin{tabular}{l||ccccc|c|c}%hier zwischen dann die breite in {\textwidth} ...
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Table with multirow, multicolumn, interior braces and vertical entries

Partly as a challenge and partly because I wanted an electronic copy, I sat down last night to try to LaTeX the following complicated table: The first problems I encountered were the size and the ...
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Misaligned vertical lines in table

In my document I use different kinds of tables, as shown below in a simplified way. My problem only affects the first table shown in the output. Strangely, the vertical lines between columns "B" and ...
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mathcal error with multicolumn multirow

I get the error \mathcal allowed only in math mode when I try to compile this MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \[ \left( \begin{array}{c c c c} ...
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Multicolumn table with different size

I have the following multicolumn table, but I would like to have these columns in different width. For example, columns "Cast name" should be wider that columns "percentage". Could someone kindly let ...
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Align the baseline of two columns

I'm trying to get the baselines of the two adjacent columns here below to be properly aligned. The package grid cannot handle the floats as I want, so I've tried with gridset. It looks like it can do ...
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LaTeX - Let table be page wide in the IEEE template [duplicate]

I'm currently using the IEEE template, as it allows for the use of floats within a two column document. I am trying to make a table the width of the page (spanning both columns) at either the top or ...
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How to insert a multicolumn among columns?

I want to create a table in latex in which I have a multicolumn among columns. something like the following: How can I create it?
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Multiple alignment in math mode - a math equivalent to `\multicolumn`?

I have some quite long lines of maths I have to put into a two-colum document format, so the maths often needs to be split between multiple lines. In the example below, I'd like to align the open ...
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problem adding additional column under multicolumn option in table [duplicate]

First part of the question: I have a table \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|*9{c|}}\hline A & \multicolumn{2}{c|}{B} & \multicolumn{2}{c|}{C} & \multicolumn{2}{c|}{D} & ...
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misplaced \omit with \multicolumn

Having typed \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{toto} \\ \hline a & b \\ \hline \end{tabular} I have as error \omit \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{toto} Having read ...
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Different column widths under a multicolumn prevent appropriate centering

How can I center the two columns inside the multicolumn? MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{siunitx} \sisetup{input-ignore={,}, ...
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Is there a way to insert \caption{} inside a multicolumn on top of a longtable?

I have a coloured table and I'd like it to be sort of uniform and have the \caption inside the coloured space serving as a title as well. I can insert the table number with \thetable but then I'd have ...
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Border with multirow and multicolumn

Following example: \usepackage{multirow} \begin{tabular}{cc|c|c|c|c|c|} \cline{3-7} & & \multicolumn{5}{c|}{something} \\ \cline{3-7} & & AAA & BBB & CCC & DDD & ...
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No Vertical Spacing in Multicols

I just started using LaTeX this week. So currently, I am making exam-type files. I use the \itemsep=\fill option to make sure that there is a vertical space in between each \item. However, when I use ...
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How to create boxes within columns (Beamer)?

I need to have three columns and the text within each should be enclosed in a box. below is my code, but it is not working: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} ...
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Vertical and horizontal align in multicolumn and multirow

I have big issues with alllign in multicolumn and multirow. In I need vertical allign in multicolumn with content 'a' and 'b'. Also I need horizontal and vertical allign in multirow. Is there way to ...
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Command to automatically start new row

I need not trivial help. I have a command with parameters. This command fills in and prints the following table: \begin{longtable}{|p{3.2cm}|p{2.5cm}|p{2.5cm}|p{2.3cm}|} \hline Some Text: & ...
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How to space columns evenly in a table with multicolumns?

A hopefully very simple question. Why does the multicolumn in my example below screw up the spacing between the columns below? Obviously I would want columns A, B, and C to be spaced evenly (as they ...
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“non-text” in multicolumn

I am trying to add a recipe in a multi-column table. Something like so: \begin{tabular}{p{6cm}|p{6cm}} Some text & More text.\\ \multicolumn{2}{c} {\begin{recipe}{Lemonade, ...
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Multicolumn - Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr [closed]

I'm trying to build the following table, but I get the error in the title. I'm sure it has something to do with the \multicolumn function, but I can't see what's wrong with it. Help? \begin{table} ...
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Multicols{3} problem - how to reduce space between columns?

I want to reduce the space between columns in multicols I use \setlength{\columnsep}{<space>} but it reduces the space between the 2nd column and the 3rd column only How to make it reduce the ...
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!Misplaced \omit. \multispan -> \omit for stacked image figure

I am trying to create a figure composed of 2 images stacked vertically, with captions underneath each. There are 2 captions (horizontally) under the second image, therefore I use 2 columns. My latex ...
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Can I use multicol for column balancing in two column (eledmac) footnotes?

I am typesetting footnotes in two column layout using the eledmac.sty package. As I pointed out in this post, strange behavior in column balancing appears. Now I wonder if I could use multicol.sty to ...
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multicol: column balancing only after a minimum number of lines?

I am using multicol.sty for balanced columns on a small part of the page. Generally I want these columns to be balanced, but not if the resulting twocol part ist less than 3 lines in height. How can I ...
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Make column environment ignore frame margins in beamer

I'd like to define the exact horizontal position and width of columns using beamer. For example: Column which starts at .05\paperwidth and is .55\paperwidth wide Column which starts at ...
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How to correctly include a header image only on the first page

I found a nice Latex template here and I would like to include an image to to the header which is aligned in the right side. I like the template, which is why I would like to adapt it. I included a ...
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How to merge several columns as one column for a table like this?

How can I edit this table in order to have one column, for example, let's say I have this table: \documentclass[10pt,letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{siunitx} ...
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Some modifications for multicolumn and multirow

I'm using this code for creating a table in LaTeX: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{threeparttable} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{makecell} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{color, ...
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Multicolumns with equation format

I'm currently writing a summary for my semiconducter devices course and I'm trying to do it with Latex (just started today). I have the following problem: I have two chapters with two formulas each. ...
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3 Coloumn Layout

i would like to recreate a given PDF in the form given in the image. My problem is that I do not know which packages have been used and would like to ask for the best way to recreate the given image. ...
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\autorows style table with custom columns and dynamic row spanning

I'm trying to create a table environment similar to memoir's \autorow, (in that I can supply contents as a list, along with the number of columns) but with more complex requirements. I need to be able ...
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Two different height column — multirow table

I'm dealing with tables, I want to obtain a table like this: And I wrote this very basic code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{array,multirow,graphicx} ...
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Aligning and wrapping the text vertically in a table with multicolumn environment

My code is as follows: \usepackage{array} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{table}[h] \centering \begin{tabular}{>{\centering\arraybackslash}m{1in}|l|l|} \cline{2-3} ...
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Vertical alignment multirow

I have this code here and I would like to know how can I center (vertically) the first column. Now I have {Feb, 2014 -- Present} at the top of the table. \begin{tabular}{l|p{12cm}} \ {Feb, 2014 ...
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How can I use \multicolumn in a \pgfplotstable table?

In my experiments with pgfplotstable, I've run into some bumps: merging multiple columns adding formatting commands to text within cells Problem I cannot seem to properly add a \multicolumn{}{}{} ...
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How can I improve the style of this table in latex?

I would like to center all the elements of the table and improve the style of this one. \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|l|r|l|l|} \hline \multicolumn{1}{|c|}{text} & ...
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Multicolumn within tabularx: how to get p{'lengths'} right

I am trying to have the lipsum text fill the two cells to the right of the vertical ruler, without exceeding the table. My code is now: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Creating complex table with multicolumn and multirow

I am trying to recreate the following table in a more simple format in my latex document. However the more I work on it the more messy it gets. I cant really understand how to properly align every ...
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Improve table with several multicolumns and multirows

I've been working on a table with several multicolumns and multirows. Though the table is almost done, there are some details that I'm not very confortable. I don't think the last row Exarcebations ...
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How to put Verbatim inside \multicolumn in tabular?

I need to put Verbatim text in tabular cell, which works fine, except when I want to extend the cell to all the columns, then I get an error File ended while scanning use of \FancyVerbGetLine. ...
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Unequal width to columns in table

The following tables gives me unequal length for the row "Tower". WIll you guys please suggest me such that the column is divided exactly in the centre? \begin{landscape} \begin{table}{Variable ...