{tables} is about the tabular environment and related packages such as {array}, {booktabs}, {tabularx}, {tabu} and {longtable}. For questions about the table environment (i.e., about floating or positioning), use {floats} instead.

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I want to create graph with nodes as in the image:

I wrote an example graph with \xymatrix - that's OK. I added circles with &*+[Fo], that's OK too. I added table inside first circle with \begin{tabular} - it is OK. But table needs to be rotated ...
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tabular margin left overflow [closed]

I try to build a tabular with latex and experience a little overflow of the horizontal line on my tabular on the left. whatever I tried everything just switched the overflow so it sometimes happens on ...
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Centering figure consisting of subfigures

I currently have a graph that uses subfigures as follows: \begin{figure}[!htbp] \centering \begin{subfigure}[b]{0.3\textwidth} \centering ...
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aligning numbers with brackets in tables

I am attempting to use Latex to present financial statements. The majority of the work involves the tabular environment with numbers presented in columns which I have set as ragged right. My problem ...
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Centering all tables in a document with etoolbox

(I know there are already other questions about centering tables such as this. This question is specific to etoolbox.) How do I center all tables using etoolbox? I can do ...
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Multiple references to the same footnote inside a table environment

I followed the steps in this answer to get multiple references to the same footnotes working. As shown in this minimal example, the solution is working great for footnotes in the text, also getting ...
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Use \fill (or similar) to extend a table to the end of the page

I am currently trying to make an invoice from a template which requires a table to extend to the end of the page regardless of the content. I tried using \fill as below (in \tabularnewline[\fill]), ...
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Continued 'figure' after 'table' Error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: ContinuedFloat, and Subfloat The error is associated to the addition of a Caption in a Table when, in the same section, there is a figure split between two pages using ...
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Adjustbox not showing caption with key option chosen

I can't get a caption to show up in the following MWE. I've put caption at the end of the key list, and in the actual example the BLAH BLAH BLAH is replaced with an \input{table.tex} variant, but the ...
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How can I edit the caption of a LaTeX table

I have a problem with the caption of LaTeX tables. Is there any way to edit the caption of my LaTeX tables so that not all captions start with “Table1” Can I edit the second file into displaying ...
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format two tables inside a figure

I have a figure that contains two tables, I would like to give format to them. What would be the best option? {\footnotesize\begin{figure} [h!tb] \centering \begin{tabular} {l } \hline ...
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Multiple Column Height

I need to put three lists of data into three columns. After putting the first set of data this happened: But I need all the data to be in the FIRST column only, the next sets of data will go in ...
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Frame individual cells in a table

I'm aiming to make an RPG character sheet in LaTeX, but I'm having a little trouble with the boxes one usually asociates with this kind of thing. Is there a way to individualy frame table cells in ...
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set width of table column to whatever's left in page width

I have some columns with a very short entries on the first column and a rather long entry on the second column. \begin{ctabular}{\textwidth}{ll} \toprule Name & Recipe\\ \midrule Freezing ...
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Beamerclass not showing tikz paths as expected

I tried the following codesnipped: \begin{frame} \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzstyle{every node} = [draw, align=center,circle, scale = 0.5, thick] \begin{tabular}{ccc} \tikz\node (n1) {N1}; & & ...
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Vertical alignment of cells in LyX

How can you set the vertical alignment of table cells in LyX? The right-click menu shows three choices ("Top", "Middle", "Bottom") but none of them is enabled, they are all greyed out.
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Table column widths disproportionate due to multicolumn cell being too long

I'm trying to typeset a table that would have a header in the first row (I'm not looking for a different/better solution to adding a header, but for a fix to this solution. Thanks). I want to achieve ...
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Incorrect table array [closed]

I want to build a table like this: I have tried a code but it doesn't work properly: \begin{table}[htp] \caption{The temporal outlier detection accuracy of hourly mean values with respect to the ...
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Creating table with sub-elements [closed]

I want to build a table like this: I have tried a code but it doesn't work properly: \begin{table}[htp] \caption{The temporal outlier detection accuracy of hourly mean values with respect to the ...
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“[” as first character in table row

Whenever I try to compile a table that has a "[" as first character in a row it gives me the error: Missing number, treated as zero. Illegal unit of measure Example: \begin{table}[htb] ...
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Floating LaTeX longtabu table

I have a table that takes multiple pages, so I use longtabu. However, if I embed longtabu in table environment, the table won't break into pages. How do I create a mult-page table that support ...
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Aligning Tuples of Decimals with PgfplotsTable

In this question, Jake gave an awesome answer that shows how PgfplotsTable can be used to read tab-delimited data from a file, and typeset the parsed decimals in scientific notation such that all of ...
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Odd results using FP package inside table environment

I'm trying to create a number of running totals using the FP package. I define a macro for adding numbers to a running total and then I define a macro to output the final value. The problem I'm ...
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IEEEeqnarraybox [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “[” as first character in table row I am usually constructing nested equations in latex using the IEEEeqnarray-toolbox (typeset_equations.pdf ). However, I noticed an ...
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Forcing a table or image on a specified page

I would like to enforce a table on a page. I tried \startpostponing[2] but it doesn't seem to work and gives me an error: Undefined control sequence \startpostponing Is there any other way by ...
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Mismatched Height in Table Due to Image

I am making a table with a geometry proof that contains an image I need four lines on the in the area of the table across from the image, but the image only takes up one line of code. Because of ...
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Float table with subfloat extend to multiple pages LyX

I have a float (table) which contains several subfloats. The last of these subfloats does not fit on the page and is cut off. I would like it to extend to the next page. I know of longtable but that ...
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Using Symbols in tables

I have a table and I wanted to replace 2 variables with appropriate symbols: Code: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, oneside]{Thesis} \usepackage[square, numbers,rotating, comma, fancyhdr,here, ...
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Problems with \toprule and \midrule in a table

Having the following siunitx table code in LyX, for each occurrence of \toprule and \midrule I obtain an error message: The control sequence at the end of the top line of your error message was ...
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How do I color table columns?

I've found question How do I fill table cells with a background color?, but the link to the documentation isn't helping me at all. I'd like to know how to color a table column given my column code, ...
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Vertical alignment with array package when the line width is fixed

I created a post earlier on the same topic (Vertical alignment in tables). I got an answer but it triggered another question. Below the solution that has been provided. I would expect vertical ...
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Vertical alignment in tables

I would like to create a table where I control the height of the cells and wish to vertically center all the cells. At first sight, the issue here might look quite similar to Problem with Table ...
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Table column fixed width does not fire

I have the springer svjour3 template and the user guide says that for tables the usual Latex 2e commands are used. Now, I would like to produce a table that goes over the whole page (the error is the ...
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How to edit tables in LyX?

I have a problem with re-sizing the table in LyX. When I export it to .pdf its too wide so it goes far out of the border. Any ideas on how to shrink it, or make it readable in .pdf? p.s. In LyX, ...
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Space between table and caption in Beamer

I am making a slide using Stockton beamer theme. I have added a table to a frame, however as you can see in the screenshot, that space between caption and table is too much. I made some search and ...
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Problem with rowcolor in tables

Please help me. I have a problem with this table. I have other tables in my document, but rowcolor worked fine. Particularly, this code of my table has something wrong. I want the header colored with ...
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A matrix inside a table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Column padding in tables I am trying to insert a matrix inside a table, and I am looking for a good way to do this. Usually when I write matrices in equations, I use ...
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location of tables in page

I have the code below for a table creation but the table is appeared before the referred site. Code: \begin{table} \caption{The properties of the fitted linear model} \label{tab: varpar} ...
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Itemized list in table, creates an unwanted gap

I'm trying to add an itemized list in a tabular environment, it does work however it adds an unwanted space above the list... Here's the code... \documentclass[10pt]{article} % packages ...
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How can I draw a very thin row?

I want to draw a table like the attached with LaTeX. I'm using the table and tabular environmnet. My problem is how I can represent the line which goes from the begining to the end of the table at the ...
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Table centering in latex

I created a table, but it is a little skewed to the right. Any idea how to fix it? The code is : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{lllllll} \toprule ...
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Getting both columns to wrap around a table

I'm trying to make a table around which text in both columns will wrap. I've looked around and wraptable from wrapfig has been suggested, but it seems to just make things worse. ...
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Error Table Creation

I have code for table creation but it doesn't work: the code: \begin{table} \caption{Hourly mean values of WSN Observations in $2007-09-29$. } \label{tab: wsnhmn29} \centering ...
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Resize table and caption

I usually apply a \scalebox to resize things, but I always stumble upon the fact that I cannot simply include a \caption{...} in the \scalebox. As an alternative to \scalebox, I found I may use ...
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Fancy tables in LaTeX

I am terrible at LaTeX tables. I managed to produce a table, but it looks so basic. How do I make it fancier? Here is the table's code: \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|l|} \hline ...
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How to remove space between table and caption? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to reduce space between image and its caption? I am working on one example in which i need to draw one table and its caption. How can i control the space between ...
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Displaying genetic algorithms on data

It is useful for explaining how a genetic algorithms works to display things like in the two following pictures. In those pictures, it could be useful to have two more features. Display dotted ...
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How to put white line separator for cell/column?

How can I separate columns and cells with white lines. I googled and found we can put \hline and | in table definition but that produces black line. \documentclass{article} ...
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Adding color to table columns with alignment

I am trying to add color to certain columns in a table for highlighting purposes. In said columns, I have positioned the data presented to be aligned by the decimal point. However, when adding color ...
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Errors using standalone package to create a table

I'm learning using standalone package. I tried to create a page including a table but I got errors: Error Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. \begin{table} Something's wrong--perhaps a ...