{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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Is there an easy way to create a partial \toprule?

Is there a relatively simple equivalent to \cmidrule (a partial horisontal line in a table) but with the characteristics of a \toprule? It seems the booktabs package does not provide a \ctoprule ...
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Split table in 2 or more pages using table* and tabularx

I need to put this large table distributed in more than one page. As she has a lot columns also, I could only do fit all columns on the page using tabularx and resizebox. A part of the table is as ...
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Long text in rotated multirow

I created a minimal example with the bad table in red. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} % To align the numbers later on \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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How to change this table so that it fits in the available text block?

I'm trying to insert a table. If I scale the table via \resizbox, the glyphs are not readable as they are too small. How do I fit it so the contents are easily readable? \begin{table}[] ...
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Macro for creating a table

I want to have a macro that creates tables of a specific type which specialize in multiple choices questions. The required command \createtable{#1}{#2}{#3} has three arguments: The total number of ...
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Add an \hline to every \\ using colortbl and/or [table]{xcolor}

I'm creating my own tabular environment to speed up my work and to enable others to quickly use my styles and templates. One of the things I do is force an \hline on every row. I accomplish this ...
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vertically align column in a table with wrapped text

In the following table, I want the first column to be top-aligned and the second column to be vertically-aligned. In contrast, LaTeX is aligning with respect to the baseline of the first line of ...
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Color with Table Environment

Please have a look at the following code: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[]{graphicx} \usepackage[]{xcolor} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \colorbox{yellow!20}{ \begin{table} ...
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How to align items in a table

I am using the following code \begin{figure}[H] \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline Something & Else \\ \hline $(W/L)1$ & $\dfrac{28}{3.6}$ \\ [5ex] \hline \end{tabular} How do I get the ...
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How to set figures and tables captions in APA style (without using APA6 class)

As one can see in the given link, APA style requires a very special format for captions in figures and tables. How can I realize this in standard article format? (I do not want to use the APA6 class ...
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Mixed and specifig aligment for table using tabular(x)

Is it possible to specify the alignment for each single column? I have this table: \begin{table}[H] \begin{tabularx}{\columnwidth}{*{5}{>{\RaggedLeft\arraybackslash}X}} \toprule & ...
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Tables: count occurrences of a value in column

I have a big table made with tabular, in which each cell is either a "YES" or a "NO". I would like to put at the bottom a "totals row", ie: a row that counts how many "YES" there are in each column ...
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Format a enumerate environment like a tabular [duplicate]

NOTE: The point is not to modify the enumerate environment. I need to convert it to the tabular like environment automatically. I would like to format an enumerate environment of 4 items ...
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How can I only make table headers center and bold?

I would like to center and bold the table header. Here are codes. \begin{center} \begin{table} \caption{table decription} \label{t_sim} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline Key & Value \\ \hline $x$ ...
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Colouring columns of a table which uses booktabs

I'd like to highlight a couple of columns in a table I have. I'm using booktabs in order to access better horizontal rules, however this also has the side effect of introducing extra (uncoloured) ...
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Cutting a table along columns

How do I split a table by its columns? \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{document} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{llllllllllllllllllll} very long text & ...
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Linenumbering problem

When I am using line numbering I am getting to this problem: Basically the command for line numbering is perfectly working until page 8 from 11 of my document. It seems that from this point the ...
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How can I rotate some pages keeping the same header/footer sequence as the other pages? [duplicate]

Original text Estoy intentando rotar hojas específicas de cuadros o imágenes un poco anchas para lo cual algunas hojas deben estar rotadas para facilitar la lectura. Translation by Gonzalo Medina ...
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Table alignment and text overflow

I have problems with the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \pagestyle{empty} ...
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How to add notes below tables

I've been trying to add notes below a table but keep on getting error: not in outer par mode. could someone please help me? aobal \begin{table*}[ht] \caption{Table 2 Top 10 Philippine Exports to ...
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How to make one row longer in tabular?

I'm using the tabular environment. I would like for one row (where I describe each subsection) to go horizontally across the table, and not to stay in one column. This is what I currently have: ...
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How to make more-than-9-argument-commands work with tabular?

I have a command that needs more than 9 arguments. I stumbled over this solution: How to define a command that takes more than 9 arguments. This works fine in regular text. But I tried using this ...
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Drawing a line in a table in latex

I am using LaTeX with the following code \begin{tabular}{ | l | l | l | p{5cm} | } \hline Parameter & Equation \\ \hline Compensation \\ Capacitor & $some equation$ \\ \hline ...
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Two tabular aligned on top of each other

I want to have two tabular centered but the bottom one to be aligned with top one I don't want it to look like that still the top should be centered and the bottom aligned \begin{table}[!h] ...
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Numbering appendix tables with endfloat

I would like to produce an article in which tables/figures are on separate pages at the end of the document (using endfloat), each being numbered sequentially from the main sections, and numbered with ...
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mathcal error with multicolumn multirow

I get the error \mathcal allowed only in math mode when I try to compile this MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \[ \left( \begin{array}{c c c c} ...
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Problem reading csv file with csvsimple

I have a document that roughly looks like \documentclass[12pt, titlepage, twoside]{article} \usepackage{csvsimple} \begin{document} \csvautotabular{a_square.csv} \end{document} a_square.csv exists ...
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Two tables (not hard-coded) side-by-side in LaTeX that will page break

I wrote my original question here: (Two tables side-by-side in LaTeX that will page break). Then, I realized I needed to revise my question, by also including an additional problem that comes with it. ...
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Change name of table in caption and reference

I have multiple tables in my thesis with model results. I want to change these tables' names, meaning it wouldn't say Table 1 but Model 1 (also when referencing them). Also, a special table of content ...
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Creating a table [duplicate]

I am puzzled how to create in LaTeX the following table I have spent much searching internet and books about latex but I cannot find something relevant. My problem is how to include the first row ...
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Unwanted space above pictures in table cells

I'm new to LaTeX and have a question about placing external graphics in table cells and align them correctly. Yes, I did read a similar posts but couldn't find the solution to my problem yet. Here is ...
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Stack three tables sideways

I need to stack three sideway tables. My code makes Latex remove the captions somehow. It reports floatrow error, caption(s) lost. Is there also a way to align all three tables to the bottom of the ...
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Two tables side-by-side in LaTeX that will page break

I am creating a .Rnw file in Rstudio. I then knit it using: knit("code.Rnw","code.tex") I am trying to get two tables side-by-side. In case they are long, I would like them to automatically page ...
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Trouble aligning table on landscape page

I am trying to print a large amount of data onto pdf files using LaTeX. I have tabulated this data (a selection of which is in my example below). In order to fit all these data onto the page I have to ...
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\endhead in tabulary: “Undefined control sequence. \end{tabulary}”

I am using the packages tabulary, booktabs and longtable. However when using \endhead I get the stated error. \begin{tabulary}{\linewidth}{RRRR} \toprule $U$ [kV] & $\lambda$ [$10^{-11}\,$m] ...
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Exclude a line of text in a tabular environment

I have this problem: inside a framebox there is a line of text which should not be a part of the tabular enviromnent because it widens the first tab. Here is the code \documentclass[12pt, ...
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Double backslash or \cr in \newcommand to be used in a table

I have a \newcommand*\mycmd[3]{#1 & #2 & #3 \\} that is used in a tabular environment later, like this \begin{tabular}{ccc} \mycmd{a}{b}{c} \mycmd{d}{e}{f} \end{tabular} But the double ...
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Longtable spacing

I am using longtable and I cannot find a way to adjust its column spacing. I want a table like this: But I am getting this: This is what I am doing for defining table size: ...
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Table with figure using 2 rows?

I need a table with 2 rows and 4 columns. The 1st column should contain an image, which uses both rows (centered). How? The closest I can make is this: \begin{tabular}{ | c | l | r | r |} \hline ...
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How to align column names in the second row?

Here are my example and the code. \begin{table}[H] \begin{tabular}{lrrrr} \toprule \multirow{2}[3]{*}{Method} & \multicolumn{2}{c}{group} & \multicolumn{2}{c}{variable} \\ ...
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Making a multiple column table in this fashion

I want to create a table like this: Title Name Title Name Mr Tom Mr Tim Mrs Eliza Mr Ohm so I want a table with multiple columns, but I don't want ...
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hyperref link jumps beneath table's top caption when floatrow is included

I use the following packages related to captioning, tables and hyperlinks: \usepackage{hyperref,caption} \usepackage[style=Plaintop]{floatrow} \usepackage[referable]{threeparttablex} I have a table ...
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Item list inside multicolumns not correctly centered

I have a table with item list inside multicolumns which are not behaving as expected (vertically and horizontally centered): \newcolumntype{C}{>{\centering\arraybackslash} m{2.3cm}} \begin{table} ...
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Multicolumn table with different size

I have the following multicolumn table, but I would like to have these columns in different width. For example, columns "Cast name" should be wider that columns "percentage". Could someone kindly let ...
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Rotated table exceeds width of text block

I have a table (code in the final) that is rotated 90 degrees counterclockwise. However, it is too wide. How can I solve that (fit to the width of (rotated) text block)? One solution could be to make ...
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A nicer way of writing a table

I was wondering if there's a nicer way to write such a table... Any suggestions? Thanks! \documentclass[12pt,oneside,a4paper,fleqn]{report} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Fixing the form of a table

I am writing the below to get a table... Once I build it, there's something that doesn't look good... I can't figure out how to fix it ! Please help :) ...
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Center heading over the border between columns in a table

I have a table that looks like this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{rl} \multicolumn{2}{c}{heading} \\ \toprule string & much longer ...
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Table numbering by section with letters

I have a 2 part table that I wish to label as "a" and "b", that also includes the section number and the table number within the section (e.g., "Table 4.1a" and Table "4.1b"). I use the basic ...
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Insert a multiply symbol in multiplication of maths

\documentclass{article} % My MWE original version % I did use mtpro fonts % how to use slop since I don't have the package 'slop' \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ l r r ...