{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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continued ctable: footnotes only at end of table OR only items referenced on respective page

The ctable package enables nice typesetting of footnotes in tables. However, I have very long and wide tables which I set with the sideways option and split them up so that each subset of rows fits in ...
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acronym - tabular — weird spacing while using \ac

I'm currently writing a Lab-Report, using a lot of acronyms and tables. What I have so far looks like this: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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tabularx \hline introduces blank line above

I am using tabularx and I successfully created some tables with it so far (not too nice ones, but thats another problem). One Table freaks me out, as the "header" is separated from the next lines not ...
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Multiple figures layout

I have 5 figures: A, b, c, d, e. I have a question in laying out multi-figures like below: --------- A | b c A | d e { A } is a single long figure using multirow --------- ...
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Longtable with multicolumn and parbox spacing issues

I've been trying to build a "complex" table of a certain size but I still have some problems with the spacing. As you can see in the attached pictures, some lines overlap the table row dividers, other ...
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Is there any way to export an Excel table that contains images to LaTeX? [closed]

If I use the Excel2LaTeX addin, the images are not exported and the column is left empty. Is there any way to export this table that contains images without having to export each image separately? Or ...
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multicolumn command with tabularx environment

Apologies if I am posting to the wrong thread - I'm not a regular user of boards and I know you guys can get pretty annoyed when the answer to my question is already out there. I've been searching ...
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Table with different rule widths

I wish to typeset a table with specific borders, where the the column rule separators are thicker, and also the first, second and last horizontal rules. I've tried using the tabu package and it ...
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Two table environments side by side

I have the follown problem. In order to save space I want to place two different table-environemnts side by side. If I use subtable from the subcaption package I have the problem that the tables are ...
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How do you overcome the minimum cell size limit?

UPDATE: Answered by David Carlisle in the comments. I'm creating a table using tabular for which I'm using code to make all the columns the same width: ...
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Odd spacing of two column tables & lists

I have an issue with the spacing of the first multiple choice question in my MWE. I have NO idea what is going on. I have run into issues of this sort before, but it was because of improper line ...
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Caption package error redux

I'm using the caption package, but it's not affecting the captions within my tables and figures. I've pasted my sample code below. How can it be fixed? \documentclass{article} ...
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Oversize table with nested tabularx->minipage->tabular* has columns that are too narrow (Memoir)

I am trying to lay out a table heading that looks something like this: TITLE --------------------- subtitle Name Value description Name A value of Name Value ...
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Selective alignment tabs in tabular/array?

For a while now I've been thinking about an array/tabular feature that would be quite nice to have. It doesn't seem to exist yet, as far as I can discover. And unfortunately, I can't spare the time ...
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Deleting colon while using \renewcommand for table names

I have to rename one of the many tables as Fig. But executing the below script resulted in ':' before the caption. \renewcommand{\tablename}{} \renewcommand{\thetable}{} \begin{table}[!h] ...
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Typeset the wildcard operator table

I just want to typeset the wildcard operator table at about 2/3 down the page. I have been working forever, it doesn't even have to look nice. What tool should I be using?? My work in progress ...
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How to position non-equal tables side by side, centering text of the small table

I made 2 tables, side by side, based upon egreg's answer here: table positions within a minipage \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs,lipsum,calc} \newsavebox{\leftbox} ...
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Longtable and multicolumn

I've been having some issues with the longtable package. I'm creating a table for some UML Case Details but there must be something that I cannot find which is continuously giving me an error ...
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Force table's width (pandoc / default.latex)

Pandoc is working great at the moment, but I've got a problem for large tables. Most of the time the tables get rendered outside of the page. I know it has something to do with p|cm=8 or something, ...
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Table not printing [closed]

I'm having difficult time making the table code work for my paper. The table code is \begin{table} \begin{center} \begin{tabular]{l l l} \hline v & a & b \\ 4 & 2 & 4 \\ \hline ...
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Mimicking (*office) CV-layout in TeX

To me (who considers himself a TeX-beginner for a long while to come) it seems like quite a mountain to climb, with much guessworking required, to convert this CV template into a (reasonably close, or ...
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Distinguish between list of of tables and table [duplicate]

How can I make the caption of the table different from that what shows up in the "List of Tables" For figures I used the non-float option with: \figcaption[short title for the index]{description for ...
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Decimals in table don't align with dcolumn when bolded

I am making a table using booktabs and dcolumn. It works perfectly until I tried to bold one of the numbers and then the decimals won't read properly. Are there any workaround here? ...
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Including HTML code side by side in Latex [duplicate]

I want to write HTML codes of two pages side by side in LaTeX like as follows: <html> <html> <head> <head> </head> </head> <body> <body> ... ...
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dcolumn italicize header for me

I am trying to use dcolumn to align the decimals for me. I am using booktabs while constructing the table. The code I have is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs,dcolumn} ...
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Spreading an associative table over several columns

In a paper, I'm using a large amount of associative tables. Tables with a key and value. Since both the keys and values are quite short, this is quite space inefficient. One could repeat the column ...
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Cut bottom of tabular by Zig-Zag pattern (in latex beamer)

I try to present a part of a huge table inside the latex beamer environment. A small part of this table is sufficient to understand what is inside so i decided to indicate the cut-out be a bottom ...
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Braces on either side of a list

I want to create this: The following code does this, but produces a number of overfull hbox and vbox statements in the log -- how can I get rid of those? On the other hand, if there is a better ...
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Alignement of tikz-pictures and tables in subfigures

Basically, I'm trying to explain the depth-first search. I'd like to align my images in the following manner: I'd like to put two graphs in each single line, with the corresponding 'table' ...
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Inserting a table made with ERT into a float in LyX

Is it impossible to insert a table made with ERT into a float in LyX 2.0 such that I can edit the height and placement of the table in my document?
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Why does LaTeX renewcommand not work inside tabular? [duplicate]

I would expect the following code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \newcommand{\foo}{NO!} \begin{tabular}{ll} FILLER & \foo \\ \renewcommand{\foo}{YES!}% FILLER & \foo \\ ...
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table rescaling and subcaption package

I am placing tables side-by-side using the subcaption package in the following way: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Add a curved arrow and a bracket to a table

I'm a beginner to LaTeX. I want to add a curved arrow pointing from one row to another. And I also want to add a { on the other side of the table to mark several rows. \begin{center} ...
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Wrapping text in Sidewaystables

I'm trying to make a rotated table using the sidewaystable package, and I cannot get the text to wrap. It compiles, but it I haven't been able to wrap the text within the columns or define the width ...
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Externalize pgfplotstable with csv file

This is a direct follow-up question to this: Adding units to pgfplotstable header After fixing the output I tried outsourcing the table. After figuring out that standalone does not work with ...
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Adding units to pgfplotstable header

I am plotting a table using a semicolon separated .csv file and pgfplotstable. The table shows up fine, but i need to have units within the head of the table. like this: what I have looks like ...
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Way too much extra space in my tables

I'm new to making tables and I'm having a problem with them taking up way too much of my page. \begin{table}[ht] \centering \caption{Table F8: Fertility Rates by Generation and Marriage Type} ...
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Line under one column

Simple question that I couldn't find an answer to anywhere: I am using \cline to create discontinued lines in my tables. Sometimes I want to have a line just spanning over one column rather than ...
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Bold font is offsetting text in separate table cell

I'm creating a table that emulates a 2 column proposal layout. The table has three columns: \begin{tabular}{|left column|empty space between|right column|} I have the text in the left column ...
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typeset large uncertainties using siunitx

I have some entries in a table where the uncertainties are very large compared to the value due to outliers in the data: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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New text header line in tabular?

I want to insert headers in table, but somehow I am not able to do so. The bold line in below text, I want these to just insert between rows as headers. From below code, column from 2nd to last are ...
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Drawing the following table

How can i produce the above table in latex? The first column width i want to be small. The second and third and fourth i want to be of desired size. Is it possible to do it. Also I want thick lines ...
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wrong positioning of figure with tabular in xelatex

I recently updated MikTex and it seems Xelatex is not able to place figures correctly anymore. Before updating all figures were shown correctly. I work with Texworks and Miktex 2.9 Here it is the ...
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Table width with multicolumn

I am producing lots of tables automatically with Stata (perhaps its useful to know that the top, content and bottom of the table are produced separately and then pasted together into one file I ...
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multirow position not correct, how to fix it?

I have three figures to be put in a way subfig1 -------subfig3 subfig2 And height(subfig3)=height(subfig1)+height(subfig2), so that the top of subfig3 is aligned with the top of subfig1, and the ...
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Clashing multirow with tikz

In order to get a diagonal line in a cell, I picked up a piece of code from Diagonal lines in table cell The code adapted to my situation works fine until I decide to use multirow. Here is the MWE. ...
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Table to set images on cover page, but text in the cell is not completly centred

First of all, excuse my English. I'm trying to make a cover page, I have made it on Word, but in LateX is much harder to do. Is like this, Same sized images at rigth and left of the text, textwidth ...
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Three graphics with tables of data

I need to create a figure like the following. If I have the color plots saved as png images (ie. test.png, rans.png and ddes.png), what would be the best way to create this sort of graphic in LaTeX?
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Making rotated adjustbox fit into cell

I tried \rotatebox, but was unable to make the rotated text vertically fit into one cell so I opted for \adjustbox instead. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{multirow} ...
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“align” inside “table” because of table caption - how to do pagebreak?

I have a table: \begin{table} \begin{align} \nonumber b_{1} & = 0,200 & \beta_{1} & = z \\ \nonumber b_{2} & = 0,022 ...