{siunitx} is a package that provides consistent typesetting of physical quantities, allowing application of various typographic conventions with the same input syntax. This package replaces the deprecated {siunits} package.

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Marking single table values with dot alignment

I have a table with multiple columns that I have aligned with the S column type from siuntx. In each column I want to mark some special values in a clear and subtle way, I've used the * symbol for ...
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Font of siunitx in captions not transfered by options of the caption package

The package option defines the caption text as italic, but this is not reproduced by measures inserted using the \SI functions are not. What can I do ? The MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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Siunitx, exponent-to-prefix, square

Update: siunitxis now updated with the feature requested/bug fix, and is available in Tex Live, and it works great. Reason for dragging this question up again With the answers I got the ...
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Siunitx, saving variables and calculation with FP

I am trying to store variables with some info about them, perform calculations on the variable number and display it correctly with siunitx. This works great when only saving numerals as the variable, ...
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Setvariable and siunitx exponent-to-prefix producing error“prefix-only”

I am trying to store SI-units in variables so that I can manipulate the number mathematically and show it afterwards with the correct prefix and exponent according to our schools scientific notation ...
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Calculations with siunitx and fp [closed]

I would like to use some variables for math-calculations, stored as SI-units, so that I don't have to retype their units every time I supply them into a equation. I am wondering if it is possible to ...
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siunitx option retain-zero-exponent not working in tabular

I'm trying to format a table using siunitx. There's a column I want to have with scientific notation in which zero-exponents are retained, but the output doesn't put the zero-exponent there even with ...
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Clash between siunitx and mdwtab

I just had the following error after including mdwtab while using siunitx inside a tabular block: ! Extra \fi. \@maybe@unskip ...skip \m@ne \lastskip \relax \fi l.18 1.0 & 0.0 \\ ...
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How do I automatically multiply columns by 100 to get percentage numbers in a pgfplotstable?

I have a csv file with percentages to load into a pgfplotstable. I already format them with siunitx but I did not find a possibility to shift the decimal point (multiply by 100) to get percentage ...
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Datatool and Siunitx - ERROR: Can't break out of anything

i'm constantly getting "! Package datatool Error: Can't break out of anything. " when using data tool and siunitx, if i change the S column definers to normal centered columns (thus not using siunitx) ...
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Symmetry between tables

I need to make these tables look the same. With the same column width I would like to make the top row independant and not have any vertical lines. Below the first row the columns should have a line ...
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Thermal conductivity unit

I am trying to type the unit for thermal conductivity w/mK in my document using the siunitx package but I get the wrong output. I'm writing \SI[per-mode = symbol]{113}{\watt\per\metre\kelvin} which ...
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Unit spacing in bibliography with siunitx

I am using the siunitx package to manage unit spacing in my text, but I just realized that it is not working properly when used in the references (using BibTex). TeXmaker does not through any errors ...
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How to use letter with SI unit in table using siunitx

I want this I (μA) and this ΔC (nF) but cannot seem to be able to use letter (instead off numbers) and how do I put the parenthese too. Thks in advance. \begin{document} \begin{table}[h!] ...
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siunitx inconsistent when using parse-numbers=false

In the MWE below I was expecting that even with the option parse-numbers=false. I would have the f written in math mode, not as regular text. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} ...
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siunitx produces number too big error with large numbers

minimal (non)-working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{pgfplotstable} \usepackage{filecontents} \pgfplotstableset{ header=true, trim cells=true, col sep=comma, ...
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pgfplots units breaks when using classicthesis

I have some math-expression I want to have as a unit in a PGF plot. However, the greek letter is replaced by a horizontal line, if I activate the classicthesis package. Here a MWE (it works if I ...
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Typesetting numbers in binary format [duplicate]

I am writing a document that occasionally contains large numbers in binary format. I originally typeset them with spaces between groups of four digits, e.g. 1010 0110 0111 1100. However, when copying ...
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Defining a new unit in siunitx that has a subscript

I would like to define a new unit, analogous to \electronmass, in the siunitx package but this time for the proton mass. So I just copy/pasted the definition of \electronmass from the style file and ...
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Does `ruledtabular` environment from revtex4-1 break the S column in `siunitx`?

I am trying to used the revtex4-1 document class for a paper, and I want to align the decimal point in columns of numbers. I am trying to use the S column type from the siunitx package. If I use the ...
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Packages siunitx and cancel not working together [closed]

So I tried to use the MWE in the answer to this question. However my output looks identical to the original post's problem. I checked using \listfiles and my version of siunitx has cancel support. ...
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Alignment of column headers in siunitx

I have the following table: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[locale = DE, round-mode = places, round-precision = 4]{siunitx} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] \centering ...
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package “charter” and “siunitx” problem with \textohm

Consider the following MNWE: \documentclass{article} %%% start code I can't touch \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{charter} % Serif: Bitstream ...
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Cannot declare molar units

I am trying to overwrite the small cap on \Molar to be a normal cap M and I cannot seem to change it. I have tried: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{chemmacros} \usepackage{siunitx} ...
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Missing padding for S column in tabularx

I am trying to create a table that has a filling column in between. However, my last column (an S type) has not padding on the right side for reasons I do not understand. Here a MWE ...
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How to use tabularx and siunitx together with siunitx 2.6h / texlive 2015

This is a follow up question of this question: How to use siunitx and tabularx together? Updating to texlive 2015 (with siunitx 2.6h) seems to have broken the accepted answer. So the question is How ...
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Thousand Separator in LaTeX and LyX table

I want to get thousand separator in LyX tables. I had the following LaTeX code. It works fine for the second column but not for the first column and also when I import it into LyX it adds extra ...
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siunitx: Bold single numeric cells with turned off alignment

Having a table with numeric values, I want to achieve: Automatically grouping digits into blocks of three Highlight some cells in bold However, no alignment is needed. To achieve the first, I use ...
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Using siunitx, \ohm results in an italic Omega

The title basically says it all. I use siunitx with \usepackage[binary-units=true]{siunitx} \sisetup{locale = DE} For \SI{...}{\micro\ohm}, the \micro is output correctly (non-italic), and \ohm is ...
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Currency group separators for India [duplicate]

I am typesetting some Indian currency using spreadtab for calculations. I want to obey the usual conventions followed in typesetting Indian money amounts: One thousand (hazar) = 1,000 One lakh = ...
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Different prefixes in SIrange

I use the siunitx package for typesetting numbers, units and ranges. When typesetting large ranges of numbers, for example "150 kHz to 8 MHz", I prefer the notation with different prefixes, i.e. ...
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Putting numbers in a column in parentheses

I am trying to put numbers in some siunitx columns in parentheses like this: ---------------------------------- time/s (efficiency/%) ----------------------------- ID strategy A ...
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How can I define table column by width and align it using siunitx at the same time in a longtable?

I have this MWE: \documentclass[12pt,landscape,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{longtable} ...
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siunitx error: “invalid-number” Invalid numerical input 'e'

Well I've been working in some tables and for the number alignment I normally use the siunitxpackage since Mico helped me with this question. But I've had in these new tables an error I don't ...
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Display French instead of English while using \SIlist

While using \SIlist from siunitx package, say something like \SIlist{-3;3}{\Pa}, the following is displayed: -3 Pa and 3 Pa However, I am writing a report in French. How can I change the default ...
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l3fp keeping trailing zero in math calc

I would like to keep the trailing zeros when the data, used for internal calculations with l3fp, are printed. For example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{expl3} ...
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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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Siunitx S column with line break

I have a table with many S columns of the siunitx package containing mean and errors. The table is to wide for the page width when the mean and error are typed in one line. However breaking a line ...
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siunitx : forced parenthesis

Is there a way to force siunitx use parenthesis systematically ? I tried bracket-numbers but it's only if : There are certain combinations of numerical input which can be ambiguous. I'd like to ...
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\luaexec inside \num causes errors

To me, an attractive feature in LuaTeX is the ability to effectively perform calculations directly in the document. Now say I want a command \proc that performs calculations and then formats the ...
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How can I show a leading + sign in siunitx S column?

I'm using siunitx's S columntype to align numbers in a table. The numbers are percentage values which should all have a preceding sign (some - and some +). The numbers with a "-" are shown with a ...
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Is it possible to set per-mode for math and displaymath environment separately in siunitx?

I would like to globally define the per-mode of siunitx for math environment and displaymath environment separately. Is this somehow possible? Here is a MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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Aligning number with siunitx in spreadtab including calculated numbers

I would like to have this kind of table \begin{spreadtab}{{tabularx}{\linewidth}{XS[table-format=4.2]l}} \toprule @{Was} & @{Betrag [\euro]} & @{Belegart} \\ \midrule @Nice People Charity ...
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Round numbers while using plus/minus sign

I'm working currently with the siunitx-package and I would like to use scientific-notation mode, while rounding the numbers. It all works well until I use the \pm command to seperate the uncertainty ...
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Problem with empty cells in siunitx 2.6f

I've just updated to TeX Live 2015, which updates siunitx to v2.6f. Now tables that include some empty cells do not compile anymore, with the error: ! Misplaced \cr.\reserved@c ->\ifnum 0=`{}\fi ...
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Speed up compilation of a document with a table created with siunitx

I have this table that I want to include in my document: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % kodovani ...
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Math font changing and siunitx?

Consider this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T2A, T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{mathpazo} ...
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pgfplotstable error on read

I have a Problem with a \pgfplotstableread command. I m always getting the output: Package PGF Math Error: Could not parse input 'VasconcelosEtAl2012' as a floating point number, sorry. The ...
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Currency formatting with siunitx

This is just an oddity. I use siuniutx to format currencies (with some spacing every three digits, and to 2 decimals irrespective of input). However the prefix does not like the usual \pounds symbol ...
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How to fit a table with long header cells in “S”-type columns?

Well fit tables in LaTeX is hard for me, and I don't know if there is a manual with good practices about it. I need to create a table with S columns contending numbers, but the header of those columns ...