{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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Formatting table with siunitx: problem with parentheses and signs

I basically need to create a regression table with coefficients on one line, and t-statistics in brackets on the second line. However, I have a problem when the t-statistics are negative. When I ...
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Table, siunitx, render + sign

I have a table with number formatting through siunitx. In one column, I have values which show an improvement (or worsening) of one approach over another. To make it really clear, that I'm giving a ...
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Using one group separator for integer part and another for decimal part (siunitx)

I thought I was able to do something like this before, but I can't find my solution. I would like to format my large numbers as follows: 12,504.3124 2359 3 I know I can use siunitx to partially ...
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Scanning all the siunits in a document

When the macro \tableofcontents, is given it takes all the chapters, parts, sections, ... and generates the Table of Contents for the Whole Document. Even the \listoftables and \listoffigures do that. ...
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Change text for a unit in siunitx

I am using siunitx package. When I type \SI{60}{\second}, the output will be 60 s. How can I change the appearing text in the output to be 60 sec?
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Alignment in Siunitx with Comma separators

How can I right align the following two columns, just specifying that there will be at most 5 integer digits and never any decimals? I can't seem to get the right combination of options. I can align ...
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How to get rid of an error when I load array or siunitx?

When I load array or siunitx or (probably other packages that I haven't tried), I get an error saying: ! Package array Error: Illegal pream-token (\specifier): `c' used. ...
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Why do you need both list-pair-separator and list-final-separator in siunitx?

I wanted to translate the automatically written words in the siunitx package to Danish (at least the parts I use) and found the answer to Problem with \SIlist with two values and list-final-separator ...
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siunitx with product-units, mixed units

Is the following possible with full siunitx syntax? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} $\SI{80}{\micro\meter}\times\SI{1.25}{mm}$ \end{document} For clarification: I ...
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Problems using \addlegendentry in a loop with pgfplots

I have some spectra to plot, which I exported from the Siemens Xray toolbox, which works nicely with pgfplots. Since these are multiple files that look the same I think I can do it with a for loop, ...
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Using SageTeX with siunitx

I have the following problem: I'd like to do calculations using SageTeX and use the result in an siunitx expression, so that (for example) \SI{\sage{3.5^2}}{kg m} would give me the same result as ...
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Selectively use scientific notation in siunitx “S column”

My question is similar to Scientific Notation Only For Large Numbers and Adjust the exponent to switch between notations using siunitx I have a table which, for the most part, has numbers between ...
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Old Style Fonts not applied to whole document

The old style font is not applied to the whole document. Whats the issue there? The MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage[osf]{libertine} \begin{document} 92\si{\percent}\par ...
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Remove leading 0 in siunitx

I am trying to create a big table without leading zeros using siunitx \num{}. Namely, I have a bunch of number formated like this: 0.001 0.1 1.000 and I want to remove the 0. part. So the output ...
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How to print negative value with currency

At the moment my report print currency values with siunitx with \$\numprint{12} But negative values displayed as $-12.00 I would like to display it as: -$12.00 Or you think $-12.00 is ok too for ...
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how to get square brackets with \SIrange{}{}{}?

I'd like to get something like this: [-40 ; 80] °C Instead I'm getting: Below is a MWE. I've tried to include all necessary packages for siunitx, as written in its documentation; there are more, ...
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Removing space around tabular columns set with siunitx

OK, first off, this table is horrendous looking and desperately needs help. But what I'd really like to know is how to eliminate some of the extra white space between the columns set with S in the ...
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Put brackets around value and uncertainty with exponent in tables with siunitx [duplicate]

I have a number with an exponent and an uncertainty that I want to display in an S-column in a table. When I just put it in, the spacing is terrible, and if I tell the column how much space to reserve ...
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Why does siunitx remove the space after \percent?

When using siunitx to write percentages, I run into a problem with missing spaces. Why does that happen? And what would be the best practice for writing percentages in text? \documentclass{article} ...
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How do I write $\sim$ approximately with the correct spacing using siunitx?

This question is similar to this one, only that I'm using the siunitx package: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} The temperature is \SI{\sim 200}{\kelvin}. \\ The ...
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How to put numbers in parenthesis in the S column using siunitx package

In the following minimal code, when I replace the l columns by S I get an error message saying invalid-number!! Invalid numerical input '(4.36)'.!! See the siunitx documentation for further ...
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Fundamental Physical Constants in SI Units with siunitx

I would like to write e.g. the Bohr magneton in SI units without writing yJ/T and the nuclear magneton (the following code is inconsistent with siunitx-notation: $\mu_\text{N}\approx \SI{5\times ...
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Using is siunitx, how do I put symbols in the number, e.g. to format $\mu_0$

The permeability of free space I have $\mu_0$ = 4$\pi$ $\times$ \SI{E-7}{\volt\second\per\ampere\per\metre} because $\mu_0$ = \SI{4$\pi$ E-7}{\volt\second\per\ampere\per\metre} How do I ...
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How to make temperatures with decimal comma? [duplicate]

I was asked to write a document where I have to put temperatures like -51,4 degrees celcius. How can I do that in LaTeX? I tried \usepackage{siunitx} ... \SI{-51{,}4}{\celsius} but it turns the ...
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Custom font family with siunitx

I'm trying to set some relatively large tables in my document. I used fontspec to create a new font family, which I use only to set tables. Specifically, I'm using the Bell Centennial font to set my ...
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Improve legibility in a siunitx table

I am a rather basic user of LaTeX, so please be kind. ;) I am using the siunitx package to align numbers on tables, and this is a rather similar question to this one: Centering table column titles ...
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Centering on the decimal separator, figure font selection

I'd like to format a column with numbers with a decimal point. In my body text I use old-style figures for numbers, and lining figures in equations. If I use dcolumn my tables use lining figures, ...
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'e+08' (don't suppress 0) notation in columns with S-specifier

for symmetry reasons in a large table I want the scientific format with 2 digits (i.e. e+08). By default it suppresses the 0. Here is what I do: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{siunitx} ...
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MinionPro, siunitx and some character substitution: Bad mathchar (32768) [duplicate]

I've been using a solution that allows me to: Use proportional figures in text and tabular figures in tables; Force siunitx to set "symbols", e.g. ( ) - in the text-font instead of the math-font, ...
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siunitx with reciprocal option misses \cdot between numerator and denominator

I have a minimal example of an siunitx usage which has some unwanted behavior, maybe a little bug. \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,fleqn]{book} ...
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Is it possible to make siunitx typeset exponents in “cramped” style?

I'm using siunitx to typeset physical quantities. The result is not always ideal with many exponents in my eyes, because the exponents increase the line to line distance. At least this is my ...
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How to use siunitx with mathdesign and Adobe Garamond fonts?

I have seen this question, but in making an MWE I discovered that this happens without fontspec loaded at all. I would expect that siunitx's mode detection would cause output to match the numerals in ...
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Line break in siunitx product numbers

I was wondering if there is a way to allow for line breaks within product lists of the siunitx package: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{showframe} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} This is ...
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Typesetting longitude or latitude followed by a comma

How do you typeset a latitude followed by a comma? Using siunitx it looks like there's too much space: \documentclass[12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} At the latitude ...
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Controlling the decimal position of the uncertainty while using multi-part-units in siunitx

How can I write the following without \pm? (66 ± 4.4) s I can achieve the same result with \SI[separate-uncertainty=true]{66 \pm 4.4}{\second}, but I thought the plus-minus symbol could be ...
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Scientific Notation Only For Large Numbers — with uncertainty

I've been using Betohaku and Bruno Le Floch's answer to Scientific Notation Only For Large Numbers to turn scientific notation of as follows: \documentclass{standalone} \RequirePackage[ ...
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How to properly format number in denominator with siunitx

I'm discussing fuel efficiency in liters per 100 kilometers (L/100 km). My first thought was to do the following: \si[per-mode=symbol]{\liter\per\num{100}\kilo\meter}} % renders: L/100km However, ...
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How do I use IfStrEqCase within a siunitx command?

I am having trouble using \IfStrEqCase from xstring inside \num from siunitx: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xstring} \usepackage{siunitx} \newcommand{\bla}[1]{% \IfStrEqCase{#1}{{a}{1}% ...
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Combination of siunitx and light weight font fails to compile …?

Question I am trying to use the package siunitx in combination with the Opensans Light font. To make siunitx detect the font weight, I pass \sisetup{detect-weight}. However, the document fails to ...
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Problem aligning binary and hexadecimal numbers in siunitx table

Could you tell me what's wrong with next code? I want to get a three columns tabular where numbers are typeset with typewriter family and centred below its header. Numbers won't have any decimal part, ...
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siunitx: Detecting \mathversion{sans}

Is there a way to tell siunitx to use the \mathversion{sans} font in the following example? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{helvet} ...
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How to change the 'verbatim' font in biblatex references?

Cross-post of http://latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=48&t=24483 but since I get no answer there I'm hoping someone over here can help. The Goal: I want to use a custom font (Calluna and ...
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Hightlight specfic digits within siunix's \num

I would like to highlight specific digits in a number. Since the number is large I would like to use \num{} from the siunitx package. Of course I can do it manually as in the MWE below, but was ...
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Automatically spacing the tilde (~) symbol as a prefix number using the `siunitx` package

I'm trying to work out if there is a way to get siunitx to natively handle the ~ symbol (\sim) in the same way that it can handle the < and > operators before a number, as I would like to be able ...
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siunitx package use with tex4ht and generation of invalid mathml for units

This file \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \SI{10}{\square\meter} $\SI{10}{\square\meter}$ \end{document} Builds fine in padlatex, but fails in the HTML generated by ...
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Problem with uline and table-format in siunitx table

I asked a previous question about underlining data in a table when using the siunitx S column definition (see Use of underline and siunitx in a table). The advice given was perfect until I added ...
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Unit spacing with siunitx in an equation

I'm just starting to get to grips with the siunitx package, but I've noticed that there seems to be some issues with regards to unit notation spacing in an equation. With siunitx it is possible to ...
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siunitx: localisation not working

I have just discovered the siunitx package and want to use it in a German language document. Unfortunately, I can't get the German word 'bis' instead of 'to' with the \SIrange command: \listfiles ...
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Remove trailing zeros when using siunitx

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multido} \usepackage[ round-mode = places, round-precision = 4 ]{siunitx} \ExplSyntaxOn \cs_new_eq:NN \calc \fp_eval:n ...
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Use of underline and siunitx in a table

I have a table of numbers that are aligned using the 'S' format of siunitx (so they are aligned by the decimal point). I need to mark the statistically significant numbers somehow, and using bold font ...