{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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Using LyX, how can I make a 6 column table with the second row having multiple lines of text?

Using LyX, how can I make a 6 column table with the second row having multiple lines of text? I am trying to create the following layout in LyX: I'm using LyX 2.0 for mac. What are ways to ...
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How to force multiple tables onto a single page?

I am doing the final layouting pass on a book, and while LaTeX does "the right thing" most of the time, and the occassional ugliness can be tweaked with minor touches to the text, there are cases ...
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Bold, horizontally and vertically aligned, multiline table headers

I'm trying to print a table where the first row, containing the header, should be bold and both horizontally and vertically centered. Additionally, I'm using longtable environment from this package, ...
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Include tabular in list of tables [duplicate]

I am currently having issues with a very long tabular which I had to divide across several pages (for my purposes \table did not work) and which I now want to show up in the list of tables. Is there a ...
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How to render this table? [duplicate]

I would like to render the following table: ---------------------------------- | Col1 | Col2 | ------------------------------------------------- ...
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Save table using savebox

I want to save a tabularx using a savebox, such that I can define it in one place and print it in another. While the code below worked for a listing, I could not make it work for a table. Is there any ...
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Specifying columns using cellspace

I'm using cellspace to try get some more padding around fractions in tables and I'm stuck on this gibberish: \begin{tabular}[b]{ >{}l*{2}{| >{$}Sc <{$}}} What does it all mean? For ...
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Rotated Text in Table Extending into Rows in Lyx

I'm trying to create a table with some rotated text in it, but the rotated text is extending into the rows below the cell, as shown here: Here is what my screen looks like in Lyx: I've tried ...
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Vertical space around table

I'm using tabu to create a table. I wish this to be center-displayed, so I am using it as follows: Body of text preceding table. \begin{center} \begin{tabu}{llX} text & text & text ...
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Row spacing of multi-line paragraph cell in `tabular` in the `res` document class

I was trying to compose my CV (as a mathematician) in LaTeX, and found the document class res on CTAN that appealed to me aesthetically. The cls file for this document class can be found here: ...
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Caption label font: will sc and bf conflict with each other?

I want both bold and small capital effect for my table caption label. Could anybody tell me what's wrong with my code? Why doesn't it work? Thanks \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { ...
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overfull vbox if multirow is bigger than usual

I have the following table which gives an overfull vbox because the multirow takes more vertical space than each of the rows it spans. Also, I would like the multirow to center vertically if possible. ...
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How to place text right next to table

I am trying to use minipage to get a table next to some text like in the image below. I read on the topic but can't seem to get it together. Any help is appreciated. I am very new to this so if ...
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Why should a table caption be placed above the table?

In the papers I read the caption in figure floats is placed below the figure and in table floats the caption is placed above the table. I recognize that this is a common style that a lot of people ...
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How to create multi-row and multi-column table?

I want to draw the following table : I have used the following latex code to do the above table : \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper]{book} ...
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Vertical align content of table - with using automatic linebreak (tabularx)

I'm searching for (simple) method to get rid of the unbeatiful white spacing that is creating by using for example this minimal example. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Automatic right justify in table - multiple choice question

My code part \newcommand{\iib}[5]{ \begin{center} \begin{tabu} to 0.42\textwidth {@{}|X[l]@{}|X[l]|} \textbf{A)} #1 & \textbf{B)} #2\\ \textbf{C)} #3 & \textbf{D)} #4\\ ...
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tikz remember picture inside a latex table for posterior tikz drawing

I am working in a latex table that has tikz figures in it. This is fine, however I want to use elements inside those independent figures to overlay an extra tikz figure on the top of the table. The ...
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How to create a tabular of contents?

Given some latex code like \section{the first section} some text \section{the second section} some text \section{the third section} some text \section{the fourth ...
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Formatting a specific cell in a table

I am trying to format a table with no success. I basically trying to add a line after the case 3 (first set). There should basically be a separation between the first set of cases (after -7) with the ...
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Aliasing a variable argument command into tabular enviroment

I am making a multi-language document. With the big help of Mr. Steven B. Segletes, I am able to deal with several languages mixed document, which can only output in wanted one or several laguages. ...
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Booktabs table with multirows: alternative to vertical rules?

I am trying to format a booktabs table with multirow content. I am aware that vertical rules go against the booktabs style. However, in this table, it seems to me that some kind of vertical guide ...
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How to make a table's columns fill up the page horizontally? Better solution required

I need a better solution for this problem. Specifically, I need a solution that does not require that I manually break up the table into pieces that are displayed next to each other. The reason is ...
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How to fix table's caption that is overlapping the content.

I have an table: \begin{table}[h] \begin{center} \caption{Test wydajnosci wykonanej aplikacji mierzony w czasie odpowiedzi serwera 000webhost.com w milisekundach na wybrane zapytania.} ...
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Commutator table for Lie algebras

What function in LaTeX (\begin{}, etc.) would you use to create a commutator table for a Lie Algebra? I tried to use the generator at http://www.tablesgenerator.com/ but it doesn't compile properly. ...
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How to adjust this table?

I'd just like to adjust this table here. Something in the code is putting the table in the top of the page instead below the subsection designed. Moreover if possible, add some horizontal and vertical ...
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Label and Ref with Table [duplicate]

I defined a Table with lable the following way: \begin{table}[t] \centering \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline Transaktionsnummer & Enthaltene Items \\ \hline 1 & ...
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LyX: put space between first and second columns of table

When inserting a table in LyX, there's a space between the first and second rows, which I can get rid of by selecting the first row and turning off "bottom line", or selecting the second row and ...
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Color in Table with Multicolumn and Multirow - How to achieve?

Yet another question, this time with coloring the table. This is the code for the table I got with your help here: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] ...
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Table with Multirow --> How to get rid of the errors?

I have got a serious problem with a table. This is my code so far: \begin{table}[h] \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|c|cl|cl|cl|cl|cl|} \hline \multicolumn{3}{|l|}{} ...
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footnotemark problem

My problem, footnote doesn't all appears. This question may be duplicate. But I don't find it. It doesn't work that I found questions. Where did I wrong? ... \begin{table}[h] \begin{center} ...
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Anybody can help me please to present this table better? It does look nice table. Any idea?

\begin{table}[H] \label{ch:four:t6} \centering\small \begin{tabular}{c c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \multicolumn{2}{c}{Chunk Range} (0.5sec./chunk) &\it 1-2 &\it 2-3 &\it ...
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Creating a list of labels automatically for use by datatool

The following is partly a followup to an earlier question, and Enrico's answer, as given in Automatically creating a table from datatool using references in the text. The method outlined there works, ...
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Text wrap in tables (multirow package loaded)

I searched a bit, but I could not find a reliable way to wrap text in tables with columns spanning more than one row. Any ideas on how to fit this table in the page?: ...
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Issue in using longtable within table environment

I have an issue making a long list with wrapped text. The table can be several page long. I use longtable and assign the width for each column but as soon as I put it in the \begin{table} \end{table}, ...
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Converting a Table to LongTable

I need to convert the table below to a longtable. I checked the other topics related to this issue in this website. I removed \begin{table} and \end{table} tags and I also replaced all \begin{tabular} ...
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Implementing Quine McCluskey representation [closed]

I've been trying to represent the Quine McClusky method for simplifying boolean expressions in LaTeX as part of a homework. The default way I used was to create tables with varying number of columns. ...
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Baselineskip not interpreted in a tabularx keyvalue environment

I'm trying to write a key:value environment which would allow me to create a dual columns tables where the columns are separated by colons. Typically, I've implemented this using parbox in my own ...
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Tool for manipulating LaTeX tables (HTML to LaTeX)

I am wondering if there is any tool that can help me work with tables in LaTeX. Specifically I'd like to be able to import HTML tables (or small Excel tables) into LateX Are there tools that can help ...
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span two rows but wrap the text in one row (!)

In the following table, the left most column should span two mini rows. As you can see although the text is wrapped, it is fit in the first mini row. I want to wrap the text so that all two mini ...
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Asking spreadtab to add all rows above?

I love the idea behind spreadtab. The author should be congratulated. However, it seems to require that I specify specific numbers for the rows that I want to add. What if I have a document, where I ...
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Extension of double vertical line problem in the table

I would like to make $Des_e$ bold, and a vertical double line between $Des_e$ and $Des_o$. However I tried many times, I could not make it. Could you someone help me about it ?? thanks alot.. ...
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Alias normalbaselineskip to \\ in a tabularx environment

I'm still on my way to my key:value table, and this time, I'm trying to alias [\normalbaselineskip] to \\. I still want to use the standard \\. What I want is to consider \\ as [\normalbaselineskip] ...
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Split the title of a table into more than one row

Suppose I had the following; \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{Table1} \\ \hline A very long equation with k as input & Answer \\ \hline 1 & ...
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Elements in tabular enviroment won't right align

I'm trying to format my resume and everything is working fine except in one table the dates won't right align. The weird thing is that I use the exact same code for another tabular environment and it ...
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Tables landscape

I have the following table \begin{sidewaystable} \caption{Add caption} \begin{tabular}{cccc} & a & b & c \\ % \midrule 1 & 835344,615874329 + ...
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table number is off in cross-references

I have a longtable and a regular table that were generated by a statistics package. I am inserting then into an article like this: \input{../Tables/sum_stats.tex} \label{sum_stats} and then ...
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Table in double column paper format

I am writing a research paper in double column format but the table is not fitting in the format . It looks like this My table is not displayed properly. This is my code. \begin{table}[!h] ...
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deluxetable format all jumbled inside ApJ format [closed]

I have followed an example on here and just pasted the code into my paper to see if it would work. I then compile and it all seems to work but the output I get out looks like the following: A ...
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How do I add curly arrows with labels to a table of numbers?

I want to add curved arrows with numbers underneath them, to a table of numbers, as shown below: ! Any suggestions as to how to do this in LaTeX, please? I want the arrows and the numbers below the ...