{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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How to add a percent symbol in table column along with vertical and horizontal cell padding?

I want to create a similar table as in image. I don't know how to customize table border thickness and color scheme as in picture to achieve the desired output. Code: How many rows should i span 4 or ...
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suppressing a column in tabular [duplicate]

I have a tabular in a paper of which I now want to use only a few of the columns in a presentation. I can manually delete the columns I don't want but that's a pain and can lead to editing mishaps. ...
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Hide \multicolumn's

I place the same table multiple times in my main document. For that, the content of the table is placed in a file called model-values.tex. On every \input, I alter the part of the table to be ...
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I can't get roman page numbering to work for pages before main writing section (e.g. TOC,LOF, abstract etc..)

I would like to make all pages before my introduction (TOC,LOF,LOT,abstract), excluding first 3/4 pages (title page, blank page) to be roman numerals with the first page of my introduction =page 1. ...
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multiple page sortable tables

Look at the following MWE. Here we have to tasks that I am trying to solve. Task 1: First. If i try to use the command dtlloadrawdb (instead of dtlloaddb) everything wents fine, until I use the ...
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Table-like lines in tikz matrix

I am trying to draw a "table" in tikz, and more generally, to work it out so that it is easy to write a lot of them. The matrix library makes it a lot easier to place aligned nodes. The next step ...
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Align text and image topwise [duplicate]

I would like to top align an image with a text. The problem is that the text is aligned with the baseline of the image. The current code I have is this: \documentclass[margin,line]{res} ...
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Problem with \tabular \tabularx and \multicolumn

I am trying to write the following "gothic" table but I have many troubles with equally distributed spacing and size of the text. I try the following with tabular: \begin{table} ...
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How to increase the space between text and a table?

Here is my code: Volume of the hall V = 1500 $m^3$ \\ \noindent \begin{tabular}{| c | c | c |} \hline \textit{Surface} & \textit{Area ($m^2)$} & \textit{Coefficient of absorption}\\ \hline ...
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Table caption longer than table

How do I make the table caption the length of the table please? \begin{table}[ht] \caption{Empirical Model Results} \centering \begin{tabular}{l c c c c} \hline\hline & ...
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Column with math mode in beamer won't center under multicolumn row

I am having trouble getting a table to behave as I expect (and want) and I don't know if the problem is with beamer, multicolumn, or math mode. \documentclass[table]{beamer} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Centering tabular data horizontally, without giving it its own page

I have a fairly basic table set up right now: \documentclass[paper=a4, fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fourier} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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How to fully justify tabular columns

I would like a tabular environment with fully justified columns. I my best guess of how to make this happen is to use a tabularx environment (so the tabular knows how wide to be) and then put \hilll ...
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plots and relative table on the same page

I have 4 plots and 4 tables: the tables define tha values used in the plots. I wish to have a layout of this kind: table A plot A \newpage table B plot B and so on. All plots are .jpg figures. ...
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Error when placing tabular inside table environment

I have a working tabular (maybe not that elegant) that I want to place within a table environment in order to get caption and to get it in List of Tables. However, this is not as simple as i thought. ...
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Table positioning and floating problem [duplicate]

Here is my question. I want to put my tables exacty where I want in document so I use \begin{figure}[H] code. but then, this problem appears. If table does not fit the page, LaTeX puts it next ...
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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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endfloat leaves space even when marker text off

I am using endfloat to process all my tables at the end of my document. I am also using the option to suppress in-text markers. However, endfloat still seems to insert a space where the marker would ...
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Spurious leading horizontal space with \multicolumn in tabular

When I use a \multicolumn within a tabular (or tabularx) there seems to be additional horizontal spacing added at the beginning of the column even though the left alignment was specified for ...
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My table is refered in Alphabetical order! [duplicate]

In my text i put my table \ref{table:3} AND IN MY TABLE I START BY \begin{table}[H]\label{table:1} \centering But imagine my surprise when I see my table being referred as table a in my ...
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How to code this table

I tried to produce this table but I have problem with my code. How can I change my code to obtain the desired output? \documentclass[11pt,a5paper]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} ...
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Why does center not center \halign?

With the following code: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \begin{document} \begin{center} \halign{\vrule \hfil # \hfil & \hfil # \hfil \vrule \cr a & b \cr\noalign{\hrule} c & d ...
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Align text at the bottom of the table cell

I need to create table of content in a table format with text wrapping in the subject titles. The page number is currently at the top of each cell. In the rows where the title is wrapped, I need the ...
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What is the command \span?

I have bumped into the \span primitive a couple of time. I got the impression it is defined in the TeX program, not even in plain.tex. Is that right? And what does that command do and what is it for?
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How to change the color of all the text in a column?

Is it possible, in the following simple table, to change the color of all the text in a specific column? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ll} one & two \\ three & four ...
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Why the extra line in my tabular, using beamer [duplicate]

Below is a minimal example that displays my problem. In the top row I have an \onslide<+-> command that seems to introduce an extra vertical space in the table, which is not there (as desired) ...
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Wider vertical space with some tables (those causing overfull \hboxes?)

With the following code: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} a \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} \hline Ord & Esplicito (Adam-Bashforth) & Implicito ...
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Centering multicolumn table entries

I have the table below: I want all of the cell entries to be centered. But I couldn't manage it. How can I do that? My source code is below: \documentclass{article} ...
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row and column specifications in xtable output

Using xtable I am trying to format a table x<- 1:5 y<- 11:15 mytable <- table(x,y) print(xtable(mytable)) Which gives I want to add x and y tag also at the top of the rows and sides
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latex table, divide a column in two columns with multi-row option

I want to create multi-row tables. Here is the baseline table. documentclass[prodmode,acmtecs]{acmsmall} % Aptara syntax \usepackage[ruled]{algorithm2e} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} ...
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Split wide table into two but keeping the same caption and table number

I have a wide table that doesn't fit in one page so I split the table in 2. The problem is that I need to keep almost the same caption (the second one has to add the word Continued to the caption) and ...
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I have problems with the alignment of the table on my pages [closed]

Any comment to improve the below code would be a great help. \begin{document} \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish,mexico]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to draw two lines between text

How to draw two lines between text as shown in this picture. This is my code \documentclass{article} \thispagestyle{empty} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} ...
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Inserting \begin{figure} and \begin{table} enviroments into the \AtBeginDocument{} command

Is it possible to insert either the \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} or the \begin{table} ... \end{table} environments into the \AtBeginDocument{} command? Consider the MWE below: ...
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Decimal point alignment in LaTeX tabular environment but in math mode

The dcolumn package works well for plain numbers but not if these are in math mode eg \begin{tabular}{ld{1}l} \hline \textbf{Species} & \multicolumn{1}{c}{\textbf{Calculated}} & ...
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Is there a dummy package like Lipsum or Blindtext for Tables and Figures?

Lipsum and Blindtext offer paragraphs, lists, and even whole documents of dummy content for testing LaTeX layouts. Is there a package that will generate tables and figures in a similar way?
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Text automatically goes to the top of a table even if text position immediately after the table [duplicate]

This is the top \begin {table} \caption {Table Title} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{| l | l | l |} \hline Measurement& Uncertainty & Range \\ \hline \hline \end{tabular} \caption*{What is ...
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How to fit this table in a page?

I'm working on a manual that should be finished this week, so I'm in a hurry, sorry if this silly question was done before. My MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Insert a Matrix in a Latex Table

How can I include a matrix as a value in a Latex table? For example, in the code provided below, I need C to be written in matrix format with the brackets. @code \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{c c ...
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longtable side by side

I've two longtables and I'd like to place them side by side. Tabular environments work very well, but I think it is not possible to place longtable side by side (why?). It needs to be a longtable or ...
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Set some horizontal border in my table

I have a big table and I want to put something, in order to divide the table in 3 parts. Here is my table: \begin{center} \begin{large} \begin{tabular}{|l|l||l|l|l|l|l|l|l|l|} \hline ...
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How to remove (2) border lines from this table?

Any clues on how to easily remove those lines? I read other articles explaining the use of 'cline' command, but couldn't get it working myself. \begin{table} \scalebox{0.85}{ ...
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Table off the page

I know there is a plenty of resources that deal with tables off the page. And I tried all of them. And they all either do something undesirable, or are not working for me. Please help me position this ...
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How do I write text on the right side of my table?

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h!] \centering \begin{tabular}{c|c|cc|c} & & $x_1$ & $x_2$ ...
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Two tables side by side placed ; need to to align vertical top

I've two table placed next to each other as mentioned HERE Brief copy of code is mentioned below: \parbox{.2\textwidth}{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline $\textbf{Q\#}$&$ ...
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Table Environment with Surrounding Spaces like Normal Paragraph

Around a tabular environment, LaTeX produces different vertical spaces than a normal paragraph. There are some answers here in LaTeX Stack Exchange that advise setting \intextsep, but I see no ...
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Flushing something towards the bottom of a tabular cell, without affecting the calculations for the height of the tabular

I'm trying to produce lines at the top and at the bottom of two cells of my tabular. The two cells both have some text in them, from which I want to take the larger cell to determine the width of both ...
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What is the correct expression to exactly divide \textheight into n rows?

I want to create a table exactly occupying the whole printed area with no space left. The table consists of 5 rows per page, as follows. \documentclass[table]{article} ...
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How can i change a table column's size and its text justification at the same time in Latex?

I am a newbie in Latex but I know that this command {|>{\small} l | p{2.8cm} | p{2.93cm} | p{2.85 cm} | p{2.58 cm} | } will change first column justification to left and set the size for other ...
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\upbracefill filling entire tabular cell and package colortbl

In my documents, I have found that when I call \upbracefill in a tabular cell, the resulting brace IS NOT taking the entire width of the cell. After creating the smallest example I could that ...