{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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Trying to replicate a table from academic paper

I have this table: I'm trying to replicate something like this table: The main things that I wish to replicate are (i) How the text is appended very neatly to the top and bottom of the table ...
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Problem coloring an entire table due to \raisebox

I'm trying to make an ENTIRE table gray (see picture but I can't get it to work with \raisebox. Here's my code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{color,amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb} ...
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Can't get table border lines to meet in the corners

I'm trying to create a table with horizontal and vertical lines, but the lines aren't meeting in the corners and I can't work out why. Can anyone point out what I'm doing wrong? ...
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Using German umlaut in LaTeX tabular directive

I am trying to use German umlauts in a tabular directive. The file is encoded in UTF8 and the useage of umlauts outside of the tabular directive is working flawlessly so there should be no general ...
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How to export a table?

I defined a table in LaTeX : \begin{tabular}....\end{tabular}. Now i want to export that table to an image (PNG or something}. It is possible? How can i do that?
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Standalone package errors when creating table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Avoid paragraph due to trailing empty line in standalone file How to make a standalone document with one equation? Below is a MWE of a table that keeps outputting ...
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Numbering equations in tabular environment

I wish to number equations in a table, like numbering them in \begin{equation}. ... \end{equation} Since all the equations are written as "inline" equations (for example, $a = b+c$) in ...
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Multicol alternative

This post is a follow up to this post: multiple pairs of columns which was about generating columns of name/value pairs. There are sample outputs there. I now have several solutions and am at the ...
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multirow in a table

I have the follwing table \begin{table}[t] \center \footnotesize \caption{the capt} \label{thelabel} \begin{tabular}{ | c | c | } \hline %\multirow{2}{*}{\textbf{Name}} & ...
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Text column in array

I am trying to do something that seems relatively simple but I can't get it to work. Basically, I would like one of the columns in my math mode array to be text, so I am trying to use pre and post ...
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How to round to units of thousands or millions, etc., in a table column?

I have a table with lots of raw numbers in the billions and hundreds of millions. I'd like to abbreviate the figures in these columns to millions. So instead of 234,091,123 as per the input, I'd like ...
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Automatically adjusting the size table cells

Is it possible to automatically adjust the size table cells according to their content, or to make the size of all cells uniform ? This is an example: \begin{table}[t] \center \footnotesize ...
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Split paragraphs into table rows

I am writing a class file. I am defining a variable for my custom \maketitle like so: \newcommand*{\comment}[1]{\def\commentname{#1}} \comment{} I want to be able to write a list of comments like ...
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Type multiline equation in a table in LaTeX

Who knows the way to write a multiline equation in a table? I am using the code below: \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{|c| c| c|} \hline %inserts horizontal line &f1& f2 \\ ...
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Matching question

Is there a standard package for generating a matching question such as: Match the following states with its capitals: Michigan Raleigh North Carolina Lansing Minnesota ...
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Display wide and long table

In the appendix of my report, I would like to add a table. The problem is that I have a cell "description" that contains too much text to be displayed on one line, now the row "overflows" on the ...
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Changing the fontsize of selected column in table

I want to decrease the font-size of a selected column. I tried \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multirow,array} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} ...
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Using hfill to prevent expansion of text in table environment

I am using inline lists (from the enumitem package) within a table (see Comma-separated list environment) Originally, I had an issue where the inline list would expand horizontally to the width of the ...
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Tabular with p type columns to fill page width

I wish to be able to have a table (using tabular) that fills the page horizontally with each column using a fraction of that space, for now assume that they are equally sized. I wish to be able to ...
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URI with & in \href inside tabular inside a beamer frame

I have a strange effect, when I want to typeset a URI inside a tabular in a frame. Example: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Vertical placement of subfigs adjacent to another subfig

I have been using LyX, so I am fairly new to manipulating the underlying LaTeX. I have some images that I would like to arrange in a complicated fashion. The format I would like looks like | Fig_A1 | ...
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customize tabular

i want to customize my table using the tabular environments, i write : \begin{tabular}{|l|c|r|} \hline colonne 1 & colonne 2 & colonne 3 \\ \hline 1.1 & 1.2 & 1.3 \\ \hline 2.1 ...
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Big table in beamer

I have a big table that does not fit in the slides with Beamer, i write this : \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} % theme \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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bold table column in latex beamer

I'm trying to bold a single column of a table inside latex beamer. in latex i used \begin{tabular}{|l|c|c|>{\bfseries}c|c|} for example, to make the 4th column bold. in beamer, the bfseries ...
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Using \underbrace with table columns

I have the following code: \begin{displaymath} \begin{array}{|c|c|c|c} p & q & p\lor{}q & p\land{}q \\ \hline 0 & 0 & 0 & 0 \\ 0 & 1 & 1 & 0 \\ 1 & 0 ...
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Making an odd shaped table

I'm trying to make a table that looks like this: +--------------+ | Class 1 | +--------------+ | A | B | ...
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csvsimple and more filters

how do I use csvsimple (or what else? pgfplotstable?) with more than 1 condition as filter (i need about 7) to show a filtered csv-file as table? I tried things like: filter=\equal{\gender}{m} and ...
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aligning a table with a figure side to side using llncs format

using the \documentclass{llncs} instead of for example \documentclass{book} will not make the captions aligned together for the following example. How can I do to align them together: ...
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Erratic alignment inside table

I have got the following two-column longtable for items in my CV: \begin{longtable}{ r l } ... \end{longtable} Now the problem is: The second column containing the job descriptions is aligned ...
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How to use multirow inside a multicolumn with p attribute?

Is it possible to use the p attribute in a multicol, with a multirow embedded? A previous post doesn't provide a useful answer, since it only works with attributes other than p. It is exactly my ...
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Column format datatool

all. Suppose I have a csv file (let's call it data.csv): Solution,mol/L,Volume(mL),delta_v(mL),moles HNO3,16,5,0.2,3.125E-4 NaOH,6,20.2,0.2,3.367E-3 H2O,1;200,5,2.000E-1 H2SO4,6,5.2;0.2,8.667E-4 ...
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Many multirows in table

I am trying to achive something like this Name | Age | Sex | AverageGrade | Subject | Grade | --------------------------------------------------------- | | | |Maths ...
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Copy table row n times

I would like to copy the row of a table, let say, n times, but unfortunately my sample below does not compile. It is my understanding that the \foreach command should copy what is in its argument but ...
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LaTeX - Cline - Amendment at the right end

Cline command in connection with a text at the right end. Is this possible? Concretely, I want to present via the \cline command a time bar within tabular, which has at its right end a \triangleright ...
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How can I set the cell margins in a table? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Column padding in tables How can I set (modify the default values) the internal, i.e., top/bottom/left/right, cell margins in a table?
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Centering does not appear to work in table

Hi I just can't get the text in row 3 to centre. Array package is loaded. Any help greatly appreciated. \centering \begin{tabular}{|c|m{5cm}|} \hline STATE & EVENT \\ \hline The vase was ...
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Placing a .pdf file in the center with \multirow

The following is my code \begin{sidewaysfigure} \centering \scalebox{0.9}{\begin{tabular}{c|c|cc} \emph{}&\emph{a}&\emph{b}&\emph{c}\\ \hline \rotatebox{90}{text}&\multirow{2}{*}{ ...
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huge table + footnote-ish thing

I have a book, which is basically a 100-page table. I use xtab package to layout this book. The book has a list of 100-ish definitions, which are referenced multiple times in the table. Think of a ...
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Making scientific table with AASTex package - is there a better option?

I really like the formatting of tables offered by the AASTex package. AASTex Generator But it is not quite what I need in terms of flexibility. Here is some code for a table I am making. I don't ...
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Latex error: \begin{document} ended by \end{table}

I'm getting the following error from my Latex code: \begin{document} ended by \end{table} But the error is not what the message says, because the begin{document} is ended by \end{document}. The ...
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Tables environment

I have a question about breaking lines and pages in table environment. I know, there are some solutions as using longtable package, however, it is quite complicated and I don't know how to work with ...
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Long table in landscape mode with alternating row colors does not work with \multicolumn

I am trying to put together a longtable in landscape mode over several pages using the longtable package. The idea is simple. I want alternating row colors in the main body of the table. However, ...
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Multilevel enumerate inside tabularly environment generates incorrect numbering

I'm trying to include a enumerate list in an tabularly environment, but the numbering gets wrong when I add more than one level of depth to the list. \begin{table}[H] \begin{minipage}{\linewidth} ...
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Subequations inside a table

I am trying to insert a subequation system inside a table. This is the idea of what I want: \begin{table*}[tb] \centering \caption{Device Modelling Specifications.} \label{tab:deviceModelling} ...
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How to use alternate table coloring with wrapping column?

I am working on table in which the last column is wrapped with a command \Addbreakable. I need to color alternate rows as well. But I can do either \Addbrekable or coloring alternate rows. Note: ...
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Weird imperfect table, horizontal line overflow

I've this weird problem where the horizontal lines in a table are overflowing. It might be due to one of the many packages, I'm not sure. Is there a way to forcefully fix the table border. The latex ...
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table from pdf to latex

Ciao guys I am making a presentation using beamer. It is based on an online research article. Let's say there's a pdf file with a table consisting of 4 columns and 5 rows. What would be the easiest ...
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How can I anchor TikZ matrix cell contents to 'baseline' without shifting cell location?

The cells in my tables often contain expressions with superscripts. This results in a text baseline that appears to "wander" between adjacent cells. For example \begin{tikzpicture}[every ...
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endfloat and ctable are incompatible?

It seems that endfloat and ctable are incompatible: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{endfloat} \usepackage{ctable} \begin{document} \ctable[caption = Queries available, pos = H, center, ...
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Subdividing a column in a tabular

I recently had to make a table that came out more or less like this: \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|} \hline Head 1 & Head 2\\ \hline 1 & \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{A}\\ \hline 2 & ...