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Special Table Spacing in Latex

I have a table in which I display a row with say "x" and in the following row below "x" I display the standard error of "x". However, I want those two rows to be close to each other and also to be a ...
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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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Vertical skip between p{…} rows of tabular

I want to increase a bit the vertical spacing in my tabular table. I did something like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{p{4cm}p{4cm}} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet ...
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space between top caption and table

Im have a question concerning the space between table and it's caption. When I use the three part package the caption is nicely placed in the top of the table, but once I added the table environemnt, ...
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Adding vertical space between two \hline

How can I add vertical space between the double line in the example below? I tried to use \vspace, but that results in a Misplaced \noalign error. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Increase vertical space in table

Creating a table using tabulary I am confronted with the problem that the lines of my table are too small, resulting in that the formulas touch the borders of the table. The code I used is given ...
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removing extra white space between columns in a multi page, landscaped, longtable

Hi I am trying to make a table that is landscape and takes up multiple pages. I am using a longtable in landscape mode to do this. Everything compiles fine but for some reason there is a large white ...
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Including a Table in a Figure Environment

In order to close the vertical space between this figure and table, I'd like to place the table inside the figure environment. Is that possible? %!TEX TS-program = xelatex %!TEX encoding = UTF-8 ...
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Minipage make different space between tables

I have the following problem. I use a minipage to show two table next to each other. As you can see in the figure the first two rows of the tables are okay, but the thrid has a problem with the ...
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Figure overlaps Table

When placing a table then a figure, the figure overlaps half the table.. Here is what the tex looks like: \begin{table}[h] ...
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removing space after first hline of tabular

How can I either remove the space after the first hline of the right tabular (the second tabular in the following code) or if that is not possible, what kind of value do I have to pass to the ...
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Variable column spacing in a table

I have a relatively complex table with quite a few sub headings. I am trying to adjust the column spacing so that the separate "groups" are more visible. Here is a bit of my current table: ...
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Tabular derivations with bussproofs

I am trying to typeset derivations in the CCG grammar formalism. These are just derivations as in type theory, but with words as the initial premises. I've tried to typeset them using the bussproof ...
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Eqnarray vs align environments [duplicate]

I keep reading that \begin{align} is preferred to \begin{eqnarray}. Unfortunately, I can't get align to justify rcl. I'll change between align and eqnarray, and the rightmost column is right ...
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Tabular in frame: get rid of horizontal spacing

I'm trying to surround a tabular with a thick frame: \setlength\fboxrule{2pt} \setlength{\fboxsep}{0pt} \fcolorbox{black}{gray}{ \begin{tabular}{@{}p{2cm}|p{2cm}@{}} A & B \\ \hline ...
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More aesthetically wrap text in a table?

I have a table that I must fit in one page but have difficulty doing so in any aesthetically pleasing manner. A MWE is pasted below. Are there any suggestions to improve this? Regretfully I haven't ...
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Table and Longtable environments reproduce different spacing in LOT

I have been using the table and longtable commands quite a lot for my thesis, and I've observed they reproduce different spaces in the list of tables. Here is the MWE: ...
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How do I adjust the width of a grid column?

I've tried looking up the code and couldn't find something that allows me to adjust the width of a column. I want to make the width larger (in the vertical direction). This is what I have so far: ...
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\rowcolor truncating cells in table

I am working on formatting a table a coauthor originally created for publication, and running into a problem when trying to color-code rows. The degree symbol in the first data row is formatted in an ...
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Balanced vertical padding in table & Why does \vphantom has width?

I think I have a simpler & better solution to these questions on how to add vertical padding to tabular cells so they looks less crammed. However, my solution which make use of \vphantom somehow ...
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Unwanted vertical space before tabular on title page

I worked on my title page, and there is some undesired vertical space before a tabular environment. I made two fboxes to illustrate the vertical distance I wanted to be the same 116 pt. But after the ...
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Control space between paragraph and table in LaTeX

I have large white space between paragraph and table in a LaTeX file, see the following figure. how to control this space? MWE is uploaded in this link MWE the paper should not exceed 1 page
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Vertical space between chapter heading and table

In my appendix I have only chapters followed by one or more tables each. These tables are captioned. But I'd like the tables to begin after the usual vertical space which is put if you simply write ...
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Table overlapping text in conference document class

I have a problem with my table overlapping my text. I give the MWE and a picture of the result: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[table]{xcolor}% http://ctan.org/pkg/xcolor ...
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How to force a text to appear after a table

I have to show a set of four tables: one after another. Each table has almost middle page of information, and I really need them to appear before the next block of text. An example of LaTeX code is ...
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table and caption distance

I am quite new to Latex, and I was wondering, if there is way to change the distance between the caption and the table. If you compile this example you can understand what I mean. ...
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Simple list of abbreviations manually

I have written my whole document without using any packages like nomencl or acronym because it wasn't necessary in my case, that means I only have a few abbreviations which should fit on one page ...
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Fill a table cell with empty lines

This is a follow-up question of Set table background hatched and shaded using tikz. I want to specify the height of the orange cell as "number of lines" like it is done for the \ShadeCell[5] command ...
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Vertical space only after every second row in a table

I have several tables in the following custom format, to which I would like to add vertical space (e.g. 6 pt) after every second row. I know this can be done manually. I am only wondering, if there is ...
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1answer
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Produce 2 side-by-side tables from tables as external files (source: xtable in R)

Is it possible to put two tables next to each other, which are in separate .tex files, and added to the document via \input? If it's not, I could also create just the 'raw' contents of the tables, ...
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Top padding inside tabular when using parbox

I need to fake a caption under an image, since you can't use figure/caption inside tabular/longtable environments (afaik). The data inside the table are generated dynamically so I don't know the ...
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1answer
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Short hand for \\[space] [duplicate]

Hi I am following the method here How to specify the row height in LaTeX table? To increase the table row height, I was wondering is there a way to create a new command for \\[space] to ...
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Large empty bordered cells in tabular environment

I am trying to build a worksheet for students and I am having difficulty getting my table to behave the way I want it to. I am trying to build a large empty cell, which I mostly have using ...
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Positioning of images/graphics in tables

I need to create a table where cells in one columns are images, not text. This is the code I'm using: \begin{table}[hbtp] \centering \begin{tabu} to \textwidth {|c|c|c|c|} \hline ...
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In multiple tables, how to align columns again after variable-width columns?

There are multiple (e.g., 2) tables that contain similar information. Between them is one table row of white space. All tables have 3 columns. The first two columns belong together, which is why the ...
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Ignore \extrarowheight for \cases

I'm using \extrarowheight (in combination with booktabs) to make the tables in my thesis more readable. However, this also affects the layout of the cases environment, which now look strange; in the ...
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Push table in a gb4e exe environment (almost?) to the margin

I use the package gb4e to number my (linguistic) examples in tabular format. In some of these tables, I add an extra letter counter to (some of) the rows. When there is a letter counter in the first ...
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Create tabs in tabularx environment

I just have a question if it's possible to insert tabs into one cell in tabularx. For a better illustration of this problem I will include pictures. This is what I have in textbox in my program. So ...
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Issues With Tabular And Left-Side Spacing

I'm having an issue where my "Course Work" section, which is tabular, is offset by a space or two - whereas ever other section lines up perfectly. I've read up on the tabular environment but could ...
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Removing space in table with itemize environment

I have a table that has enumerate environment in it. The issue is that I have a blank line before the first item in the itemize environment. How can I remove it? \documentclass{article} ...
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dpfloat affects table caption spacing with floatrow

I am trying to format two full-page tables such that they appear side-by-side on consecutive pages in a double-sided report. Typically this is easy to achieve using dpfloat however, I have found ...
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How do I remove unnecessary spacing before and after a table?

Example: Let A = \{$\alpha$,$\beta$,$\psi$\} be a set operates on $\star$ then \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{l|lll} \textbf{$\star$} & \textbf{$\alpha$} & \textbf{$\beta$} ...
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1answer
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form field alignment with a table cell

Is there any way to horizontally centre the checkboxes in the following MWE? Also is there any way to adjust the size of the checkboxes so that (i) they do not touch the cell border, and (ii) they are ...
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Mysterious whitespace around table

I've been trying to remove the whitespace around my table 1 but without any luck. I have attached the MWE, can someone please help me to take a look, thanks! \documentclass[11pt]{amsart} ...
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Add space before and after tabular environment

The tabular environment does not add any vertical space before or after it. This looks odd, in my view. What is the "correct" or "best" way to add some space? Also, why is there more space after the ...
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Spacing rows in a table

I am having a very difficult time typesetting this Cayley table. When I use this code, it gives me an error and tells me that I am using an illegal unit of measure. I know I do not have the correct ...
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1answer
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Vertically stack parboxes in a cell of a table

I need to insert an enumerate environment in a table. Following hints from this page: itemize in a tabular environment, I used \parbox to prevent error (Putting itemize environment in a tabular ...
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How to shorten the space of the entry in a table?

My code is as follows, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{ulem} \usepackage{float} % fix the table \usepackage{bold-extra} ...
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How do I create an align environment without space between cells?

For example, I would like to create a macro to draw a tableau with letters in the cells. First I create a macro to take in a tabular-like data argument, called \tableau, in which I created a \halign ...
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Too much spacing in my table rows

My problem is that there appears to be a double-spacing between my rows. The spacing is also too much in between the lines of my column headers. I'm very new to LaTex and I don't know how to rectify ...