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

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Tikz wave not covering multiple tabular columns

This is a follow-up to my earlier questions here and here. In short, what I want to achieve is an arc over multiple columns, which I am achieving using Tikz. Code is shown below. ...
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Table is too wide to fit in one page

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{dcolumn} \begin{document} \begin{table}[htbp]\centering \def\sym#1{\ifmmode^{#1}\else\(^{#1}\)\fi} \caption{Cross-sectional regression} ...
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Compiling problem

I have had the problem of compiling my document with the following table in it: \begin{table}[!h] \centering\small \caption{Thickness measurements on the two tubes.} \label{tab:Thickness_measurement} ...
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“misplaced \noalign” error and missing column separator in “\tabular” environment

I am trying to a make a simple table in a document and I am having a few problems. I am somewhat new to LaTeX, so this is probably a stupid question! 1) I am trying to have a vertical line ...
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Multirow and decimal alignement

Here's my code \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{dcolumn} \newcolumntype{d}[1]{D{.}{.}{5}} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{c l l c ...
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texmacs enter latex source code [closed]

is there in texmacs an equivalent to the Ctrl plus L shortcut in Lyx where it is possible to insert latex code to get other tables than the table environments which are doable in texmacs by default?
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Table in Beamer

I have one problems about the table in beamer. The table can be compiled in \documentclass{article}, but not in \documentclass{beamer}. Below is the table I make: \usepackage{multirow} ...
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tabular & multirow: taking a multirow back to a single

I have a table that I needed multirow for say column 2, but for column 3, I am putting the best result from column 2. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} ...
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write latex code in Lyx for tables

I found this template for a table on TeX.SX: Beautiful table samples The table I would like to reproduce is \documentclass[12pt, oneside, landscape]{memoir} \newif\ifblackandwhite % ...
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How to add and align figure and texts like that [duplicate]

Please show me how I can do that. And I want to use many times. Help me write a macro so that I can use every time I need. For example, \begin{question} Texts in the question field. ...
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Confusion related to this tex

I have this confusion about what this line in tex does \begin{tabular}{|p{5cm}|p{5cm}|} \hline \textbf{Heading 1} & \tabularnewline \hline \end{tabular} I am not sure what this |p{5cm}|p{5cm}| ...
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Latex longtable not working?

I have some data I have put in Latex in order to make a table for a report. The table would extend over two pages but my longtable code seems not to make it to the second page. The code I am using is ...
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How can I produce this table of cumulative numbers?

How can I produce this table of cumulative numbers? I tried without success.
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How to create this figure?

I have now spend hours by creating this figure - without luck. I have tried different types of tikz, tikzpicture, pstricks and multido usepackage. Can you maybe help me? I would really appreciate ...
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Easiest way to write Avery 11137 template

Trying to get a template to work for the Avery 11137 label template and it is exceedingly harder than one would think because the geniuses over at Avery put it on an 8.5x7 page and, although it is not ...
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Creating a tabular data in latex

I want to create a tabular data something of the sort in the figure. It's empty. But it has some contents filled. How can I do it in latex. It's like I have a row title and its contents inside the ...
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bad boxes made by picture

I got bad boxes (3pt too high), It because of picture. I need it in multirow environment, I want it to be in the middle of all rows (5). How can I achieve this without bad boxes? ...
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Why are the tables in minipages left out of the list of tables?

I have some tables inside of minipage enviroment but they don't appear listed like the others in my \listoftables; see the code below. \listoftables . . . \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{c|c|c} ...
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Equivalent color for \colorbox{gray} as for \cellcolor[gray]{0.8}

In my table I have used \cellcolor[gray]{0.8} and I would like to mark some words in my text with the same color. I have tried \colorbox{gray}, but the resulting box in the text is too dark. How can I ...
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Creating a Color Key?

How can I create a colour key in LaTeX to show what the colours of this table mean?
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Meeting Minute with supervisor

I want to make a table of Meeting Minutes with supervisor. The format is as follow; ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ...
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How to make table floats work with preview/standalone environment?

Couldn't make a table float work inside the preview environment: \documentclass[fontsize=16pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[active,tightpage]{preview} \setlength{\PreviewBorder}{25pt} \begin{document} ...
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width of paragraph in multicolumn tables

I have problem that I don't know how to solve. Look at \multicolumn{2}{p{18.5cm}}{bla} and please tell me how to set paragraph width to fill whole multicolumn space? I discovered this (18.5cm) value ...
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One cell with multiple lines

I am trying to make a table that has some cells spanning across multiple lines, like this: (I used print screen on my table and then edited it to show how I want it). I have been searching around ...
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color multirow in a table

I am trying to color a multirow in my table, but withou success until now: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{hhline} \usepackage{colortbl} ...
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Using `\hhline` coloring cells of a table

Sorry for this simple question. I am trying to color some cells of my table. Unfortunately, if I color two neighbouring cells, the lines of the table disappear. I have found some questions about this ...
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How to align table and caption when table is centered on page

I haven't been able to figure out the best way to set up my tables. These are the features that they are supposed to have: Should be centered on page Caption should be "justified" and aligned with ...
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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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Align a Table with the Edge of Text

In a document I am working on, I want to use a table. However, the point at which the table belongs is heavily indented due to multiple enumerations. This results in the table being placed much ...
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Horizontal Table spacing problems

I've created a horizontal table using the tabular package. The rotating package isn't playing nicely with one of my other packages, so I can't use \sidewaystable. However, my table still runs off the ...
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First row in second table created is blacked out

I am a LATEX/R/Sweave newbie and am encountering an issue while creating a report. The issue is that as shown in the figure below the first heading in the second table is blacked out. I am able to ...
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Line break in table [duplicate]

I want to go on writing in the first array but in a new line. The command \\ is not working for this. Can anybody help me please? My code is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[landscape]{geometry} ...
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The \pbox makes the text crowded

The result is as follows: you will see it is too crowded. And the MWE is: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{fontspec,amsmath} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{pbox} % For multiletter ...
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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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\textwidth in tabular does not add up [duplicate]

I had the understanding that the constant \textwidth is the width of text from the left margin to the right margin. I have been using the same as width specifier in my tables with paragraph. However, ...
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A program to export latex tables to excel/ods/csv?

I know there are tools to export excel tables to latex, but what about the other way around? I get a lot of latex tables from functions in R (e.g.: texreg) that aren't perfectly customizable via the ...
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table with incomplete line

This is probably very simple question: I am trying to generate a table with multiple rows in the last two columns. I have tried the following: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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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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image inside a multirow: problems with the vertical space

I have a problem when including an image inside a table using the multirow option. My problem comes from the vertical space dedicated to this row. As you can see in the picture included, the image ...
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How to maintain numbering and labels inside of a tabular

I'm using gb4e in order to number examples in my paper. I want to be able to number a tabular as an example, and then have each line of the tabular be a, b, c, etc. \documentclass{article} ...
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two rotated tables on same page as heading

I am sorry, there seems to be a similar question already, but I didn't get the answer. I have a chapter heading and then two wide but short tables with captions, which I would like to rotate. But ...
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multilingual table content

I want to introduce table that has multilingual content which are (Arabic, English, Vietnamese and Armenian) as the following figure Any idea how to produce that UPDATE: code used to produced ...
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Generating a table but an error occurs

What is the most efficient way of getting the table at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electrical_resistivity_and_conductivity#Resistivity_of_various_materials into LaTeX syntax? I tried to get it in, ...
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How to fit big table

I'm a novice in LaTeX, started just few days ago, but I have to complete report in a few days and I'm asking for help. This is code for a table: \begin{table} \centering \caption{Measurements made by ...
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Images in table going over cell lines,

I'm trying to create a table with a few images in and it's mostly done apart from the images seemingly overlap with the cell lines deleting them. A shorter MWE is below (the full table will contain ...
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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 is the second column of my tabu not vertically aligned to the middle? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats) table, which is a basic 4x2 table. The cells that aren't part of the header will contain itemized text. All cells have to be ...
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Numprint gobbles row-terminating command

I use ctable for my tables, and I'd like to use numprint's autoformatting column types as well. Unfortunately, if the last column of the tabular is a numprint column, it breaks ctable's convenient ...
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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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Automatically splitting large square table across pages

I am writing a program that has to generate a PDF. I decided to generate LaTeX source and compile it with pdflatex. The problem is that one of printed elements is big square table (up to 97x97). First ...