{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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Display uncertainty in table using pgfplotstable, read value from file

I have a text file with 2 columns. The first column is the principal value and the second column is the uncertainty. How to read and display them together in a single column in a table using ...
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Vertically aligning fixed height tables

I'm trying to create a table with fixed height and width cells, which I have accomplished through other posts, but now the content inside my cells seems to begin at the halfway mark. As of now, the ...
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Table cells are out of line / sync with each other, itemize

I'm trying to have a tabular section that has bullet points next to it. There might be a better way to go about this, but currently it seems as though the cells are out of sync (though this might be ...
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converting a table to png using standalone

I am using standalone to convert a table to PNG. I have followed the following example. I got the output in PNG as well, please see the attached. However, when I view it with any of the image viewers ...
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Formatting a table to take a paragraph nicely

I am formatting something at the moment and there's a table which is pretty strained. There's a lot of information in it and I think that it would look better in a similar format to the modern CV ...
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Can not wrap text into table [duplicate]

I am using EasyThesis template to write my thesis. I use a file where it contains all the packages I am using. That file contains: \usepackage{fixltx2e} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} % for writing ...
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why is the first column of the tabular environment not in alignment with the rest?

I would like to make a simple answer sheet that fits the width of an A4 paper. To make some space between the columns, I specify the width of each coloumn so that I can write answer key later on for ...
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Make a linewidth table with booktabs

How do I create a table with booktabs which is \linewidth? I tried different approaches among others to use tabularx environment or to put everything in a table environment but that did not change ...
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\multirow in the tabular environment

How to make vertically centered the text in a multirow in the tabular environment? If I type \documentclass[11pt]{amsart} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ | p{1cm} | ...
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Text in table cell not wrapped after using fix width

I'm trying to make a text wrapped in a cell. I read that I can use p{width} if I want to make the text wrapped. The cell width change following the width that I set, but the text still not wrapped. ...
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Scale column of a table in percentage of \textwidth

If I make different tables on one page, it doesn't always look as good as I wanted. The biggest problem is that some tables are wider then other. Therefore I would like to control the columns of a ...
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Table lines (vertical/horizontal) not meeting up

First of all, I tried searching Tex.SX for this, and didn't find an answer, but did find lots of people saying not to use vertical lines. That part, for me, is not up for discussion, as I must fit in ...
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Table + caption in landscape on same side as section header

I am working on my master thesis, and I would like to add two tables as an appendix. There will be a header on the first page ("Appendix"), and I would like the two tables to be in landscape, along ...
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How to add full page table in two column style?

here is my table code : % Please add the following required packages to your document preamble: % \usepackage{multirow} % \usepackage[table,xcdraw]{xcolor} % If you use beamer only pass ...
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My table seems to be too wide for a page. How do I adjust it

\begin{table}[ht!] \centering \caption{Implementation of Volt/VAR Control and CVR.} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|} \hline Step & Description & Phase & Benefit \\ \hline \multirow{5}{*}{1} ...
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How do I adjust landscape tables in this journal template?

I am trying to design landscape tables within a journal template (jfm.cls). Here is an example table: There are two issues with this table: The journal automatically adds a toprule and ...
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How to fit a table with long header cells in “S”-type columns?

Well fit tables in LaTeX is hard for me, and I don't know if there is a manual with good practices about it. I need to create a table with S columns contending numbers, but the header of those columns ...
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code working well in \document{article} fails in {revtex4} when dealing with a table [closed]

The .tex file with a table in it works well in \documentclass{article} or \documentclass{ctexart}, but fails in \documentclass{\revtex4}. \documentclass[twocolumn,amsmath,amssymb]{revtex4} ...
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Insert table with fixed width

I want to insert a table into my article. The following code can work. \begin{table} \centering \caption{Table 1 Normal function table} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|} \hline & $x<0$ & ...
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Center-set column headers in siunitx S columns

I'm using the siunitx package to automatically put thousand separators in all my tabular environments. It works fine, but not if you have a column header. This seemingly innocuous MWE fails to ...
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Import tables into master latex file (like graphics).

I am working with R and Latex and using R to generate a series of tables that I am exporting as a unique latex script each (e.g. it exports the table formatted for latex in a new script). I would like ...
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Table with the same column width

This is a table where is shown an exercise on long division. The grid needs to look like a notebook. I have one problem with column width in the table, depending on the character shown, the column ...
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How to fix and keep the table in the page?

\begin{table}[ht] \centering %\footnotesize %\tabcolsep %\arraycolsep %\node (table) [inner sep=0pt]{ %\footnotesize \caption{Potential of nanotechnology applications in petroleum industry} ...
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misplaced \omit with \multicolumn

Having typed \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{toto} \\ \hline a & b \\ \hline \end{tabular} I have as error \omit \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{toto} Having read ...
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Problem with tabular

It's my first time utilizing latex, and I can’t get rid of this problem. im doing an article with two columns, using \begin{multicols}{2} but the problem, is that when I put a table with ...
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Making a longtable that does not interfere with table numbering

I would like to use longtable to make list of abbreviations in the front matter of my thesis. I did not caption it, so it (rightly) does not show up in my list of tables. However, it does throw off ...
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Overlapping part numbering in table of contents

I'm having a few problems with my 'Table of Contents' as it the numbering interferes with the chapter and part labels. I've added a screenshot of the problem here. I would prefer to keep the roman ...
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Separate content from formatting - i.e., “just type”

What exactly does "separate content from formatting (style)" mean? And if it's "necessary", how do I do it practically? After reading many LaTeX documents and TeX Stack Exchange, I keep seeing ...
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latex is one page enough

I want to place three consequent tables and data in these tables is generated automatically. I want third one to be in the same page if there is enough space or to be in the new page if space is not ...
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Border of table does not fit together

In my latex file I want to create a table. My current code looks like the following: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{|l|X|} \hline \multicolumn{1}{c}{{\bf \ul Type of ...
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Help need, Tables jumps to next page

I'm a new to LaTex. I'm trying to make my CV using Latex. I used tables. But when I use table, it jumps to next page instead keeping continuous with others. Here is my script, ...
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A header in a table with two lines

The following code has LaTeX make a table. In the header, I want "End of the" over "kth week"in the first column and "Total Number of" over "Copies Sold" in the second column. ...
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Extra line space being inserted, unrequested

I have created a survey form over two A4 pages, using tables. I have fancyhdr on top of each page and have suppressed the \maketitle command. Both tables have almost exactly the same content (the ...
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Wrapping text and changing column width in latex table

I recently asked for help in reducing the width of my tables to that of the text for my thesis. The answer worked perfectly for tables with lots of small columns but not ones containing lots of text. ...
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Table and bullets next to each other - how?

I am trying to get the table below to the left and the bullets (below the table) to show up to the right of the table in Beamer. Can anyone show me how to do that? \documentclass[10pt,t]{beamer} ...
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How to trim the length of \toprule

I want to be able to trim the left and the right of a \toprule and \bottomrule as you can do with \cmidrule(lr){<column range>}. My attempted solution using \cmidrule[\heavyrulewidth]{<column ...
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Can I get the effect of \halign to \hsize using a LaTeX tabular environment?

I'd like to get the effect of doing \halign to \hsize ... while retaining all the convenience of LaTeX's tabular environment. The particular problem I am trying to solve is to use \tabskip to set a ...
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Different column widths under a multicolumn prevent appropriate centering

How can I center the two columns inside the multicolumn? MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{siunitx} \sisetup{input-ignore={,}, ...
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Rotated Table ignore lower margin (and remove page number)

I have a big latex table which I rotated to fit the page. However, the table is to big for the page. Is there anyway I can make the table ignore the lower margin and remove the page number on this ...
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Is there a Simpler way to create this Assignment Problem table?

I just want to know if there's a faster way to create this table or array without or minimally using the \multicolumn command in tables. The one I used is here \begin{tabularx}{200pt}{c c c c c} ...
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Tables and equations in a 2 column paper

I am trying to write a paper with 2 columns and I need to insert tables and formulas in it, however, they are not fitting. Is there a way how to make these shrink to fit the page size? MWE: WIC is ...
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Connect tables with arrows

I'm trying to do something similar to what is shown in the picture, but do not even know where to start. I can get something similar with three tables and minipage environment. But I have no idea how ...
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Why does the table title does not follow directly after the table number?

As shown below, my table title does not follow directly after its number, it starts from another line. I need your help to figure out why this happens. How I can fix this problem? My code is as ...
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In nested tables, how can I make an inner table stretch to fit its column?

I'm trying to design a layout that has tables nested within tables, and I'm having trouble getting things to line up. The question is quite similar to How to make width of an inner table use full ...
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Adjust table spacing and cells centering

I want to make a formal table in a report. I used the following code; however, I still need to remove the gaps between the cells contents and data to save space. Also, I want to center the cells ...
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How to \caption a longtable imported from a file by \input{file} and use a smaller font?

I'm generating a boring longtable from a database into a file. My goals are: Import the generated longtable into another document. The longtable data is dynamic and must be imported periodically. ...
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How to create a custom “short” table of contents

I'm very new to Latex and I need to make two table of contents, one in the beginning and one in the end. The one in the end should be very detailed and the one in the beginning should just be a ...
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How to make the table in latex?

I already install all the packages but its still not working error given below Table generated by Excel2LaTeX from sheet 'Sheet1' \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Add caption} ...
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Tables: text wrapping and maximal stretch

I have a table with say two columns, the first column contains only small items, in the second column is some text, something like this: \begin{tabular}{lp{0.8\linewidth} 1 & Lorem ipsum ...
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How to create a table with table of contents like attributes?

Is there a simple way to create a table of contents like table? In detail i want the same layout like the toc, the same width and especially the filling of the white space with dots, but with a ...