{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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How to represent this data as a table?

I am trying to put this in a table inside my LaTeX document. How can I get this? Ctrl-K does it here but not sure how to do it in LaTeX. Left Right Bottom Top ...
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Creating a staircase shaped tableau

I want to create a tableau of vectors in LaTeX, like the one seen on Slide 7 in these slides. But unlike in the slides, I want to have vectors like the one given by the code below \begin{pmatrix} ...
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tikz picture inside a tabular environment

Why does the following code fail to compile? \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \begin{document} \tikzset{every path/.style={line width=0.66em}} \begin{tabular}{ll} $<$ 1 hour & \tikz \draw ...
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How to change Cell Height of table and control hline

I have a need to create a table, I have shown a MWE, its producing the table with the text I want. I have two question relating to the attached image. How to change the height of cells. How to ...
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How manually mimic the bullet in the itemize environment?

I have created the following tabularx environment (using the package tabularx, of course) to serve as a specialized bulleted list for a resume. \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{r \p{3in} X r} ...
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How to create columns within an itemize environment?

I want to generate a list of the following syntax for a resume. * <Description of Activity> <empty space> <right aligned date> Currently I have been using a form such as ...
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CSVTools and Lines Every Fifth line [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Checking if a number is a multiple of 4 First, let me apologize for probably a dumb question. I'm trying to make a table, but I want to use CSVTools because, well ...
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Fit table a bit outside of text margins

Following my post here, how could I use the command: \resizebox{\linewidth}{!}{...} to place a table a bit outside of the text margins? EDIT: At the moment this works fine for me. My only problem ...
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Error showing up when using multicolumn and colors

I have a document that is creating the exact output I'm looking for, yet when I compile it I'm getting two errors. After tooling around for a little bit, I was able to pinpoint their location to the ...
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Removing a few lines in a table

I have this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{c|lccc|c|} & \multicolumn{5}{c}{\textbf{Political Party ...
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Enumerate over two columns in tabular environment

I can't seem to figure out the minute details needed to use enumerate inside a tabular environment. If I just sort of brute force the code I can get something similar to what I'm trying to achieve, ...
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width multicolum not sum of combined cells

I have the following table, but the multicolumn cell width is not the same as the sum of the cells it is combined from. I assume, this is caused by some margins in each cell, i.e. that the cel width ...
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Align bottom of table cell when table cell has height

I currently have at able whose row's height is set, so I can control it. This is what it looks like: \begin{tabular}{ @{} p{1.60in} l @{} } \hspace{-0.8in}\textbf{Fundacion Tecnologica ...
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Set Table height to fixed height

I found the \resizebox command but I don't want to scale my table. I want to be able to set it to X height and have it stay there. Is there a way to set the height of a table and leave it there no ...
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Subtract height from column

The following latex example is kicking the third table down to the second page. But I don't need it on the second page, I need it all on the first and currently it's set at 3.5in but I really need it ...
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How to fit a wide table

I see that many people have already asked the same question, but unfortunately I can't make it work for me at the moment. So, once again, how can I centre and fit tables larger than that to my report? ...
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L-Tromino by using Tables with zero padding

I want to display a L-Tromino. L-tromino is a shape consisting of three equal squares joined at the edges to form a shape resembling the capital letter L. I have tried \begin{array}{cc} \square& ...
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Latex: rowcolor in tabular not respecting table width [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: colortbl: \rowcolor in tables with \begin{tabular}{@{}ccc@{}} I'm having some trouble with table row colors. Using rowcolor in an otherwise normal tabular works fine, ...
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Vertical alignment in 'tabular'

I have a problem with vertically aligning content in a tabular environment: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ p{2em} p{2em} } test & \begin{tabular}{l} s s s \\ s s s ...
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Making the table enumerated

I don't know LaTeX very well, and I don't know the proper words in LaTeX commands for my question, so I was going to ask it here. You know in the problem pages of mathematics books, where they have a ...
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Scaling figures / graphics inside table [closed]

I have the following code: \begin{table}[ht] \begin{tabular}{c c c} Name & Number of crossings & Arf invariant \\ \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{../images/unknot.jpg} & 0 & 0 \\ ...
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elsarticle table and figure caption

I want to change the caption of elsarticle in LyX for table to be and for figures to be Mine is the following: I use the caption package in document preamble ...
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How to refer to table in lyx

Inside the float table box I add lyx:label but when inside the text and choose insert crossreference and choose the table label the text appears as ?? The reference to numbered equations appear ...
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Tabularx “auto” width?

I would like to create a table whose width should be the minimum possible (lines don't wrap). I see that tabularx wants a width parameter, is it possible to specify something like "auto", instead, for ...
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tabular bibliography with biblatex

I’m working on a custom biblatex style as I have to meet very special requirements. The citation part (cbx) works really well, but I have a problem with the bibliography definition. I need a tabular ...
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Vertical aligning in longtable environment

i have got a longtable that spans over many pages and contents both graphics and text. Now i want to align both columns vertically to the top, but the text column is being automatically parsed to the ...
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How do I vertically center a single cell within a table?

I can't find a way to vertically center a single line within a table cell. Take a look at this screenshoot: I'd like to vertically center the text within the bottom right cell and I just can't ...
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Need help with table references [closed]

I'm currently using the aastex package and I'm having a problem with the \deluxetable environment. Here's what I want to do: I would like LaTeX to automatically convert my \citet{blah} entries into ...
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Can a table consist only of an image, e.g. a .pdf?

I have got a table that I would like to adorn with some coloured rings to pick out some overlapping subsets of its elements. The table itself consists simply of a rectangular array of numbers. I was ...
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How to represent a data set in latex?

I have below data.I would like to upload into latex doc in the below format. Length Left Right Bottom Top Diagonal 214.8 131.0 131.1 9.0 9.7 141.0 214.6 129.7 129.7 8.1 9.5 141.7 214.8 129.7 129.7 ...
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How to represent tic tac toe table in Latex?

Hi all I need numbers from 1.... 8 as below in a table. 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
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Remove whitespace before tabular within textblock*

Could you help me align Text2, within tabular and textblock*, to the baseline of Text1? Would be much appreciated. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[absolute,overlay]{textpos} \begin{document} ...
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How to modify this command to vertically align a table cell?

This minimal code example: \documentclass[helvetica,portuguese,narrow]{europecv} \usepackage[top=1.5cm, bottom=1.5cm, left=1.5cm, right=1.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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Two Captions for the table

I got tables working based on MWE. It was provided by @Yiannis Lazarides How to create new table environment How can I create two captions one on the top and one on the bottom. ...
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Setting placement of a table in inches

I am trying to place a table in my Latex document and margin it down and left and right. I can use the page margins \voffset and \hoffset but as you can see by my code below I am using a wallpaper ...
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Vertically aligned legend to PGFPlots subplots

What I want to do is to have 3 PGFPlots subplots and the legend arranged in four equally sized boxes. However, when I use the following code, in the output the legend is not vertically aligned with ...
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Clearing the footer inside tabular data after some of the content

The europecv package, which I'm using to typeset my CV, seems to use the longtable package for the whole content and this presents a problem for me. I have no direct access to the tabular commands, I ...
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Extra line in a tabular using expl3 syntax

I'm having trouble using (the amazing) expl3 package with a tabular environment. Specifically, I'm getting a full extra row in my tabulars when creating rows using \seq_map_inline. I can avoid this ...
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Align content with the bottom of a table

My sense is that I am missing something basic, but here goes: I have a \tabular object, and on the same line as it ends, I wish to put a \Box If I create a dummy column to store the \Box then the ...
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landscape with \addtolength messing up location of page number

I want a page number in the normal position but when I combine my methodology of margin stretching with landscape then the page number moves to the right a lot. Note that "TABLE GOES HERE" is ...
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Increasing height of single row in table

Possible Duplicate: Column padding in tables I want to make a table where one column heading has superscript which overlaps with hline above it. How can I increase the height of just that ...
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automatically insert data in a complex table

I have a relatively complex table that looks like this: The same table structure is going to be repeated so many times. I already have the tables in MS Word. My question is if there is an easy ...
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newcolumntype, siunitx, tabu and illegal pream-tokens

I use tabu with siunitx for making my charts with MikTeX 2.9, tabu 2.8 and now siunitx v2.5g. Since last time using the updater \newcolumn commands like \newcolumntype D{X[1,c]{% ...
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Converting a list of words to a table

I would like to convert a list of terms like : A, B, C, D, E, F to a table like: | A | B | C | | D | E | F | or | A | C | E | | B | D | F | but without having to rewrite my table each time, ...
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How to use \hlines and | column separators in a csv table uploaded with datatool

Hi I've been trying to use the datatool package to get data from csv files easily into documents as formatted tables. I seem to keep getting the lines on the first column shifted down by a row. If I ...
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Center align italic number in siunitx S-column

Here is a table with the siunitx S column type. I would like the italic value (the command with swapshift) to be still centered on the decimal point. The superscript can be variable, but will almost ...
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Transfer big table from stata to Latex

I am a new user in this forum so forgive ex-ante my mistakes. The story is: I have create a big table in Stata (in LaTeX environment it is approximately 3 pages) and when I try to fit it in LaTeX, ...
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sidewaystable in the list of tables

Sorry if this question is silly but I am still kinda new to LaTeX. How can I manage a sidewaystable to appear in the \listoftables? My normal tables appear in the list but not the sideways one. ...
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How to write program text in table

I have to write a table with two columns and in each column I have to place small C code snippets. Using the \code{} in each column seems to be very tedious because I have to write \code{} in each ...
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Setting width of lines in tabular

Is it possible to increase the linewidth of tables like it's possible to set the linewidth in PSTricks? Maybe you could show me how to do it on this example: \begin{tabular}{c|c|c|c} \hline ...