{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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Tables with reference to R objects in sweave / latex

I'm using knitr/R-sweave to produce a pdf-document wit LaTeX-code. I want to make a table with some numbers produced by some R calculations in the R-code-chuck above this table. When I usually want to ...
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Vertically centered multirow with automatically wrapped multilined cells

I have the following code for a table. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{makecell, multirow} \renewcommand\theadfont{\bfseries} \begin{document} ...
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Vertical alignment of attributes on long table

I have created a longtable of 4 columns. As shown below. I would like to have the attribute on the first column, in this case "Business" vertical (sideways)instead of horizontal. What is the easiest ...
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Transparent table cell color

I have a simple table \documentclass{article} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{adjustbox} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{table} \rowcolors{2}{}{gray!10} \centering ...
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Need help converting table to longtable

How convert the following table to longtable with the same setting. I have problem with enumerate and correct size row and {tabular} not working in longtable \documentclass{article} ...
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Equation align to '=' in table with cell equation

\begin{center} \begin{tabular}{ ||l|r@{ = }p{4cm}|| } \hline Text & \multicolumn{2}{l||}{Text}\\ \hline ...
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Table: gaps in row color

I have the following table. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{makecell, multirow} \renewcommand\theadfont{\bfseries} ...
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Subsections not displaying in TOC despite \setcounter{tocdepth}{5}

I have a problem with my script, because the subsections aren't showing up at my TOC. What did I do wrong? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrbook} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} %Umlaute ...
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Table Border remains open

I'm struggling with properly closing the border around the following table (column 2 & 3). I'm relatively inexperienced with LateX and my searches yielded little result. \begin{table}[h!] ...
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Fixed width table with variable width columns [duplicate]

What I'm trying to achieve is a fixed width (full width of the page or column) table with variable column widths. Here's what I've got: \usepackage{tabulary} % Table Environment ...
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How to make the table fit in a page?

I have the following table and it doesn't fit in the page. I already tried looking for the threads which were relevant, tried all suggestions but no success. Here is my code: \usepackage{array} ...
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Sub caption of table produces large white gap

For tables I need a caption above, and sub captions beneath the table, to define all abbreviations used in the tables. The solution I'm using so far results in a large white space after the table/ ...
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How to create a complex table in Latex

I've tried making a table like this, but I failed letting the text in the first column be centered. Here is my code, can anyone give me a hint? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{book} ...
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Center tabular env around middle column?

I have a tabular environment with three columns aligned as {rcl} such that text in the middle column is centered internally within the column. I want the whole table to be positioned in the page such ...
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Overfull \vbox caused by multirow and multiline text

I have read this question, but i just can not explain why exactly overfull happens in my case, so i ask for help. First of all, two boxes in spanned cells (that ones with rotated text) produces 4 bad ...
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Making a thick vertical line in a table

I have a table that needs some edits. First, I would like a thick vertical line separating the first column from the remaining four columns. Second, I want "Percentage of base in organism's DNA" ...
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How to change font size of longtable-lines without changing font size of caption?

I'd like to change the font size of all contents of a longtable to footnotesize. However the rest of the document and also the caption (!) shall be (stay) in normal size. (pdflatex is used) How can I ...
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Place this enumeration in a table

I would like to put this in a table in a 2-column article with these lines as well as a caption except it should be the column width and it should have a caption at the bottom. \begin{quote} ...
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How to make figure captions lower case with the emulateapj.sty file?

When using the emualtepj.sty style file for papers (http://hea-www.harvard.edu/~alexey/emulateapj/emulateapj.cls), the table captions appear in small caps letters. \documentclass{emulateapj} ...
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Page break incorrect with sideways table

I'm having difficulty with a sidewaystable: after the section heading it will leave a whole page blank after having a separate page with the table. How can I get it on the same page? ...
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How to mix multicolumns?

I want to create a table, that is composed of 4 columns, but at the top I want to have just one whole row with a text, then underneath it two columns, then under each of two columns, another two ...
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Centering the last column [duplicate]

I have a problem centering the last column's cells. All columns are correctly centered except the last one! \begin{minipage}[b]{.5\textwidth} \centering \caption{Group assessment} %POS ...
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How to span or expand a a table

How can I expand a table like the one in the picture? I tried the following code: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{x x} \hline \textsf{Australia} & \textsf{OECD} \\ \hline \rowcolor{gray!40} ...
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How to create a table with 2 panels, each one separate page?

I wish to create a table with 2 independent panels. Both panels are big enough, so I have to put them on two different pages.What should I do? \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{subcaption} ...
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How to mimic cards generated by passwordcard.org?

Assuming we have generated contents of card (i.e. excluding top header row and left indexing column) , for eg. with some pseudo-random generator script. How to render such to mimic the look of one ...
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Minipage for table in IEEE not extending to full coloumn

I am using a minipage to contain a table in the IEEE class. The problem is that the table does not extend to the whole column and somewhat appears short. Here is a reproducible example: ...
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\cr extra alignment!

When I use the code below to create a table written in Persian, it gives me the following error: Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr. <recently read> \endtemplate code: ...
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Fit a table to page width

I am new to Latex and making tables using booktab. I made a table with hierarchy in the x-axis such that I have 3 columns and each column further has 3 sub-columns. But, the table fails to fit within ...
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Create table for each CSV file in a directory

Assume I have a directory which has a dynamic number of files match a certain pattern (e.g. tabledata0.csv, tabledata1.csv). Now I want to create automatically create tables out of it. Sometimes it is ...
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Split justified text between two pages with longtabu

I would ask how to split justified text between two different pages using longtabu. For now, if a single row exceed the space of the page, the entire text will be printed in the next page, leaving a ...
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Single column table, spanning multiple pages, on two column document

As the title says, I would like to create a single column table, that spans multiple pages, on a two column document. On top of that, the table uses multicolumns. Below is my MWE: ...
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Issues with table formatting and merging cells

I'm having issues formatting a table with certain merged cells. This is the code I have so far: \begin{table}[h] \caption{Results} \label{table_example} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{ | ...
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Overfull \hbox warning in tabular

I have the following table: \documentclass[border=3mm]{standalone} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{booktabs,multirow} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{stackengine} \begin{document} ...
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Centered tabular column, with narrow columns?

I'm trying to make a table in which most columns have the same width, and text in them is centered. However, the columns are very narrow, and the typical answer (make a new column type using ...
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Creating a Requirements Traceability Matrix

I am having some trouble creating a traceability matrix similar to the image shown below. How would I be able to create: Rotated column headings Heading row height different to the other rows any ...
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How can I modify the classicthesis margins only for the tables?

I would like to include some longtables and deluxetables in my PhD thesis written with classicthesis, but I find two problems: The deluxetable is not floating. The longtable is truncated on the left ...
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Why can't wrapfig indent tabular* and can it be done?

An MWE showing the behaviour of wrapfig next to a list of short tables below. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[]{wrapfig} \usepackage[]{booktabs} \usepackage[]{blindtext} ...
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How do diacritical marks impact centering and overshooting?

I am creating a table containing several foreign names with diacritical marks in them, and it seems to me that they ruin the vertical alignment, as they are too close to the top horizontal line. How ...
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Cross-referencing within table with set numbers

I need to reference in table cell to another cell in another table. In both cells should be exhibited a number - the same number (once as a plain text inserted by me and once as a cross reference). ...
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Fix spacing of a chemfig in tabular environnement

I have a tabularcontaining several chemical formulas and unfortunately, even though the text is spaced correctly the molecules touch the border like this: Code : \subsubsection{Groupes} ...
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Hyperlink and text fail to wrap in a table

Here is the code: \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{tabular}{ |p{4cm}|p{4cm}|p{4cm}|} \hline \textbf{Table} & \textbf{Info} & \textbf{Link}\\ \hline \texttt{sampsamp\_samp\_samp.sampsamp} & ...
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How to fit a table to one page in LYX?

I have created a floating (sideways) table in LyX, which is too large to fit one 'pdflatex' page ... Can anyone help me scale it down so it can fit?
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how to make a normal width of the cells,when some of them are normal and all other is too wide?

i tried to make table that looks like this: I wrote this: But i did something wrong and the result was What did i do wrong (or didn't) and how i can fix it? \usepackage{extsizes} ...
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Text formatting of document, without altering in-table text

I wish to change the font size/spacing of my text for my whole document, but keep the table text format the same as the LaTeX default. When I try implement change to the text, the same happens to the ...
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FontAwesome in the Tabular environment

I am not able to compile my latex document when I put a fontawesome command in a tabular environment. This is a snippet for reproducing the error \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Incompatibility with align and table option in xcolor?

Let's see this MWE, painfully reduced from an institution template. It chokes on the align environment, unless I comment out the table option in the xcolor package. I would like to understand why... ...
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Round numbers in a latex table with special character header

I am trying to round numbers in the following table. \begin{table}[H] \centering \begin{tabular} {c| cccc} T(sample size) & $\theta_0$ & $\theta_1$ & $\theta_2$ & $\theta_3$ \\ ...
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Place tables in the middle of the page

I have two tables, table1 and table 2. I want table 1 in the middle of page 1, table 2 in the middle of page 2. First, I tried, \begin{table}[htbp] \input{table1} \end{table} ...
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Automatically resize tabular to avoid it being pushed to next page

Context My document has one title phrase and one table containing texts. I would like to have them both on one page. The table's content may change (sometimes more or less 2-or-3-lines-texts ...
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Problem with tabularx's vertical spacing

I have a problem with the way tabularx (or is it booktabs?) is handling vertical spacing between horizontal lines and the cell content / background color. MWE: ...