{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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Errors occur when moving the same code to \AtBeginDocument and \AtEndDocument

My objective is to create a table with the following properties. For even number of items: For odd number of items: The minimal working example is given as follows. ...
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How to create a table (and nothing else) in Latex

I like the look of the tables LaTeX makes (using booktabs). However, I cannot use LaTeX to format my entire document, as it must be written in Word. I would like to make a table with LaTeX, save it as ...
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table - error: Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr

I get an error message for a table. Strange thing is that I already have a similar table in my file, and thereby I don't get an error message... Can someone help me out? The table is the following: ...
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Formatting and aligning of floating point numbers in table

I've got the following table: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[intlimits]{amsmath} \usepackage{floatflt} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{listliketab} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Making a table so that its title does not widen the columns

I have a table with two columns. Since the entries are single-digit integers, I would like the columns to be only wide enough to contain the entries. With my code, the title makes the columns too ...
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Paragraph column problems

This is maybe noob question but i have problem with paragraph column type 'm'. I was trying a lot of combinations but this problems i can not solve: Text with in is not in the middle (vertical). ...
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Problem with including table in latex report

I am using kile (Ubuntu version) and writing a report. I am unable to include a table using the \begin{table}[h!] command. The errors are like: \begin{document} ended by \end{table}.\end{table} ...
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Make different vertical alignment at cells

I have longtable with 3 columns. I need: 1st column - short word. Vertical alignment = top 2nd column - long text. Vertical alignment = top 3d column - short number. Vertical alignment = ...
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Left justified comment in table caption without caption package

I need to left justify long table captions, without overwriting all the special formatting (font etc.) of the style file I am required to use. I tried to use \usepackage{caption} ...
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Missing equation numbers in aligned environment inside tabular environment

I try to create a tabular environment containing a two-lined description on the left side of an equation on the right side. It looks like this: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[intlimits]{amsmath} ...
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Tabular size \textwidth and exacly columns dimensions in cm?

I need make table which have /textwidth width and its columns have exactly dimensions in centimeters. Specifically - table width: 24cm and columns (in cm): 4,2 ; 7,6 ; 6,4 ; 3,5 ; 2,3 My document ...
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tightly packed tables in a page

I have many tables that I want to squeeze in one page. The output of my current code shows lot of space between two tables. I want to reduce the space between the tables as small as possible and want ...
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Images not spaced properly

I'm placing images into a table, but they aren't lining up vertically, even though they are the same height. A complete example is: \documentclass{llncs} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{array} ...
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Create Table with no borders with columns varying depending upon row number?

I currently have a tag called "specEntry" that uses an env definition to document the following entries: i.e. \begin{specEntry}{\-N\-A\-M\-E\-:} \-f\-o\-o \end{specEntry} ...
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Left-aligned headers but centered entries in the remainder of the column

There are three edits that I want for the table the following code gives. First, I want the column headers left-aligned and the remaining entries in the columns centered. Second, I would like to ...
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Disable \tabulinesep for some rows with tabu package

The \tabulinesep parameter with tabu package provide good paddings for tables with variant heights. But when using it with diagbox package, the paddings cause problem. \documentclass{article} ...
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A table not displayed correctly

I provide two attempts at code to make a table with 4 rows and 5 columns. There are several unexpected features in the tables that are displayed. In both tabular environments, I have ...
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esthetic of typesetting panels within tables

(my question is not so much TeX as typesetting related. it is also related to Tables with multiple panels in LaTeX, R and Sweave .) I have always wondered about how to typeset panels inside tables. ...
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Create table with automatic row numbering

I am trying to create a table with subheading and automatic row numbers. The original table looks like this: The latex to generate the table is as follows: \documentclass{article} ...
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Changing middle line to some other symbol. Latex Table

\begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline $ \langle R_1.Y \rangle$ & $ \langle \dot{-}R_2.X, \dot{-}R_2.X \rangle$\\ \hline $\langle a \rangle$ & \\ \hline \hline $\langle b ...
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Tabular error: \begin{tabular}{ c | c | c } [duplicate]

I can't understand this error message: ERROR: Class memoir Error: . --- TeX said --- See the memoir class documentation for explanation. Type H <return> for immediate help. ... ...
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How to apply attributes to a single column of a tabular excluding one cell

I am using this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{collcell} \usepackage{array}% actually already loaded by `collcell` \newcommand*{\mymacro}[1]{\fbox{#1}}% Do anything you like with `#1` ...
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Making \xrightarrow longer but without using spaces

I have this table, and as you can see I make the last arrow longer with loads of spaces. Is there a better way to make it as long as the other \plusarrows but at the same time with a centered text ...
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Aligning two tables side by side and adjusting spacing

I read the similar question here, but I cannot manage to adjust the spacing correctly. Following the answers in the linked question, I wrote this: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{float} ...
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Incorrect multirow height

I need to create a table representing hierarchical decisions, something like this: +---+---+---+---+ | | | C | x | | | B +---+---+ | | | D | x | | A +---+---+---+ | | | F | x | | | ...
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Alignment problem of footnotes inside tables

I have a problem with footnotes inside tables. I am using the pifont package to produce dots (\ding{108}). These dots should be aligned. This works very well until I add more then 9 footnotes. Then ...
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One table for all? Searching for a comprehensive yet simple table package [closed]

While I get the concept that LaTeX is different from WYSIWYG editors, formatting tables seems to be a rather complex process in LaTeX (especially for a newbie). I am thinking of the following basic ...
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Tabular in tabular: Strange behavior of rowcolor

Starting with the following document: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|r|r|} \rowcolor{yellow} \hline Head 1 & Head 2 \\ ...
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Multicolumn - Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr [closed]

I'm trying to build the following table, but I get the error in the title. I'm sure it has something to do with the \multicolumn function, but I can't see what's wrong with it. Help? \begin{table} ...
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Table caption above, figure caption below in ConTeXt

My definition looks like this: \setupcaptions[location=top] \setupcaptions[way=bysection,prefixsegments=section,headstyle=\bf] And placement of tables ...
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multicolomns and rows

I want to do a table in latex like : ------|---------------------------- no. | name ------|---------------------------- 1 | equation ------|--|-----------|------------- name | name ...
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What is the generic workflow to place objects relatively to others (or previously set anchor points) in beamer?

Coming from MS Powerpoint I usually use SmartForms or other objects to highlight specific points in a picture or a table to draw the viewers attention. Just imagine a technical drawing and I want a ...
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How can I use the ampersand (&) as a delineator for tabs in LaTeX3 (expl3)/xparse syntax?

This idea evolved from the question: How can I get a count of the optional arguments with xparse? Problem I cannot get the ampersand to function as a delineator (for tab stops) inside the ...
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Formatting tables

Could you help me formatting these two tables? I'm close to submit my thesis, but I found some problem in formatting these tables. This is the preamble I'm using ...
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Fit table to textwidth AND textheight

The table below was too long to fit the textheight and not wide enough to fit the textwidth. I would prefer the height of the table to conform to the height specified by the commented-out line ...
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Making thick horizontal lines and a thick vertical line in a table

I have the code for a table. What is the default thickness for the lines? I would like to double the thickness for the vertical line to distinguish the "total column", and I would like to double the ...
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Siunitx adding the \cdot and \chemfig to get extra top space in a tabular

i am having a problem compiling, i get an error of missing $ and { also } when i use \si....... [siunitx package] ----> I tried the \sisetup... but it gives me an error, may be it has conflicts with ...
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Table - disable auto numbering

I was wondering whether it was possible to skip numbering one of my tables and carry on numbering the rest as if that table was not there.
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Multirow and Multicolumn with missing lines

I am trying to create a table which uses both multicolumns and multirows, and I am getting some graphical problems. As you can see on below image, the top right corner is missing a line and the ...
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How to properly place a pgfplotstablestyleset in a floating environment

I am trying to make a really basic table with values I read from file using pgfplotstablestyleset. However, the placing of this table seems completely off. If I use \centering it is glued to the right ...
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What does \processtable{}, and where can I learn about what it does?

LaTeX Companion does not mention \processtable{} command. It seems to obviate the need for \caption{}... where do I go to learn more?
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Vertical table line is missing (tabularx and multirow)

Can anyone tell me, why my table is missing the vertical line on the right? It has something to do with that \multirow, but i can't find it. \documentclass[11pt, twocolumn, a4paper]{article} ...
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Automatically colour previously defined strings of text

I'm creating some tables with conjugations for nouns, adjectives, etc., for certain languages. I wanted to colour certain endings of these instances but doing it manually is very tedious, so I tried ...
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error in repeated column header

I want to repeat a column header and add a footer but face error. Please help me to make the header of table. Here is the code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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How change numbering table just in one chapter?

I have set book and numbering a table is 1.1...second chapter 2.1.....and one chapter just in one I need numbering my table just table 1 table 2.... any help ? ...
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How do I make part of my table caption in italic font?

I am very new to Latex and I am trying to make a very simple table with a species name in the title (caption). I want all of my title to be normal font except for the species name, which should be ...
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Plot file could not be opened

The following code is from the "gallery of examples in the manual - PGFPlots". \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} ...
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Putting Line Breaks in a table

I have the following latex code: %\usepackage{multirow} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline \multirow{2}{*}{Position} & \multirow{2}{*}{CF ...
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Table changes distance to preceding line depending on rows

This seems to be such a simple issue, but I still have not found an answer to this question. I am using a non-float tabular environment. Depending on how many rows my table has, the distance to the ...
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Tabular* environment stretching table more than page width

I am using trying to use the tabular* environment to stretch a table to the page width. However the table gets stretched more than the page width defined on the preamble ... Here's my code: ...