{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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Using LyX, how do you put a table and a figure side by side and caption them Table XX and Figure XX?

I have found solutions for them to be done in normal TeX, but how do I do this in LyX? What I wish to obtain is something like that shown in Table and Figure side-by-side with Table caption above, ...
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how to fit tab to the width of a paper using tabular

For the layout of a table, how could I meet the following two criteria at the same time ? Fit the width of table to the textwdith Be able to allocate the width of table to each column (not evenly ...
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Not in outer par mode

I am using the following code and getting the error "Not in outer par mode" when i create my tables: \begin{table}[ht] \setlength{\extrarowheight}{4pt} \centering \begin{tabular}{cc|c|c|} ...
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Problem in combination of longtable and stepcounter{rowcount}

I am making a longtable consisting of 3 columns: linenumber of the text in the table, column with a short abbreviation and a column with possible a lot of text. Since the third column contains a lot ...
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How do I make this table?

I need to create a table with a specific aspect. How did I create the table that I annexed to this message? \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{mathtools,float} \usepackage{amstext} ...
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How to get footnote text with elsarticle at the bottom of a table?

I am trying to place footnotes at the bottom end of a table as shown in figure with elsarticle, but so far I am not successful. MWE \documentclass{elsarticle} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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multicolumn table with a legend in latex

I'm not very experienced in drawing tables in latex, but for this paper I have no choice. Please forgive me, if this is a stupid question. So, here's my preamble: \documentclass[a4paper, ...
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Center-alignment in tabular in LaTeX

This is part of my code in TexStudio, I'm trying to center-align some text inside left-aligned table, but it doesn't work. The error is very strange, looks like Something's wrong - perhaps a missing ...
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how i put the text in the middle of a tabular and a figure?

I try to put the text in the middle of the tabular and the figure but when I transform the document in PDF the text doesn't stay in the middle. How I can solve this problem? ...
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Color in between lines - table

I wanna make a table with colors. How I do a table with colors that only the interleaved lines have color?
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ltablex caption text formatting issue

I'm using the ltablex package for creating long tables over multiple pages. For my other small tables I use the tabularx package and I noticed a formatting mistake or maybe a bug? The table caption ...
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paragraph over 2 columns in an article document

I have a two column format for an article and a small paragraph which i want to split in those 2 columns(hard break). I dont want to use \vfill, as I am intending to display a table after the ...
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How I can put the text of the table in two lines?

I wanna make a table with a large text but I can't put the text in two or more lines because the text in the document is cut. I put this in LATEX: \begin{table}[H] \centering \begin{tabular}{ccc} ...
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align numbers based on their decimal point [duplicate]

I have the following table: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{ lcccccccc } \toprule \multicolumn{5}{c}{\textbf{Training ...
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How to get table row sub numbering?

I am trying to get serial numbers in table, but some of the rows require sub numbering as shown below: S. No. X Y Z 1 1 12 1 2 4 34 3 3 5 54 2 4.a 6 34 5 4.b 8 32 7 5 1 ...
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Can someone help me out with odd spacing in a multicolumn multirow table using siunitx?

I wanted to put my data in a multi column and multi row table, whilst aligning the entries by decimal point. For that I am using the package siunitx. There problem lies within the formatting of the ...
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Creating a unique table

Hi I am currently trying to create a table in latex that looks something like the table below: So far I have been able to get this far but struggle to adjust the and Measure contribution header ...
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subsection after table appears before

I have the following code: \subsection{AAA} This data was taken from RStudio's fclust packedge. \begin{table}[] \centering \caption{Butterfly data - 3 clusters} \begin{tabular}{ ...
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How can I align the two tables?

Why my tables below are not horizontally aligned? My MWE: \documentclass[ignorenonframetext,xcolor={table,svgnames}]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} ...
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How to change the baseline of a rectangle in the tikzpicture environment in a table

My problem is that I'm making a table of flame test colors, but the colors on the right column have their baseline at the bottom of the square, so the ion symbols on the left aren't aligned in the ...
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How can I write explanations below tables?

I have two tables and these tables are in one page. I wrote explanations about these. Although there a lot of space, explanations cannot be located below the tables. How can I fix these problems?
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Stop automatic indenting of tabular in apa6e with p type

In apa6e, tabular environments indent automatically. This does not match APA's guidelines. How can I stop the indenting of tabular environments (without using the work-around)? The solution in Stop ...
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Additional line in table after changing textformat

I am trying to create a table with multicolumn and a fixed width of the multicolumn inside a tikz node. My code looks like: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} ...
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need to Adjust latex table horizontally or vertically (landscape) on multiple pages

Latex tables in ladscape or portarait format has been widly discussed here. I have almost tried all solutions presented here. However, I still face one issues. I have a table with more than 40 rows ...
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Show calculations to table cells

I have a table with a lot of financial data. I need to show the calculations behind each financial figure. I have considered to just use footnotes for each table cell, but I guess it's quite ugly to ...
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Generating a multicolumn table

I am trying to create a tabular and I am getting the following error: ! Misplaced \omit. \omit \@multispan {3}\begingroup \def \@addamp {\if@firstamp \@fi... I expect ...
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Inverted pyramid caption, but table not centered

I have managed to hack together a solution to the perennial "My university requires inverted pyramid style captions" problem. However, it isn't complete. I can make the captions inverted pyramid, and ...
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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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Increase LaTeX table row height

How does one increase the height of the rows in a LaTeX table?
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Continuous table numbering for ltablex with captionof

Problem: I want to have a independent table numbering in my appendix for tables that break at page break: Table A.1 Table A.2 Table A.3 Therefor i use \renewcommand{\thetable}{A.\arabic{table}} ...
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Modify arraystretch for a single row in table

I need to display fractions within a table and it requires to set \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{2.3} The problem is that not all rows contain fractions, and in this cases the white space below and ...
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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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Making a different table in latex

How can I make something like this? I know how to make a table but I don't know how to make that line between 3 and 5 in a table. Can someone please explain me how to do it?? Thanks in advance.
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How to get the pdf of a compiled table only

I would like to generate a pdf document by compiling a table using pdflatex. For that I checked this but the result there is a complete a4 page. is there a way to generate a pdf that has the size of ...
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Text in table is going outside of document. Automatic line-breaking needed

I'm facing some issues with my two-column table. The second column which contains a description is causing problems. I want the second column to automatically begin a new line whenever it is exceeding ...
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adjust table to fit text latex

i'm trying to make a table in elsarticle two side but the table seems to overwrite the text.. can someone help me to fix the problem , here the code \\\begin{table}[H] \centering ...
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How to use subfigure to make the following table of figures

|Fig A| FigC| |Fig B| - | FigC should span the entire column. Thanks for the help.
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How to produce a list of prime numbers in LaTeX

I would like to write a LaTeX script that produces all the prime numbers between the numbers n and m, where n < m. How can I do this? I feel it should not be that hard, but I cannot seem to program ...
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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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Center a fixed width text within a multicolumn

I am trying to make a table with the multicolumn package. I know that you can either align a cell with: \multicolumn{[# of columns]}{l, c or r}{[text]} Or you can set the width of said ...
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Adding colour to a cell

I have the following preamble: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{colortbl} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage[many]{tcolorbox} \usepackage{efbox} \efboxsetup{linecolor=fucsia!100, ...
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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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Add equation number to tabular that contains text + vertical and horizontal lines

I have the following code that makes a table, and I would like to add an equation number to it (so I can refer to it in the text by number). Any suggestions? Thanks! \begin{tabular}{ | l | c | c |} ...
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How to get rid of vertical offset in a table containing pictures?

While trying to compose some kind of "wanted poster" (Steckbrief), I could not get rid of the vertical spacing LaTeX automatically introduces! Here's an MWE, which should work on Linux/Mac OS with ...
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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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How to let table stay in example environment? [duplicate]

My table is choosing not to stay in the example environment I created for it, however the text I placed in there are included. I notice that when I remove the table environment and let tabular remain, ...
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Big picture with several smaller ones on the side

I'm trying to achieve an effect like _____ ___ ___ | | |___| |___| | | ___ |_____| |___| but I can't get it to allgn correctly to the top. I tried with two minipages, the second ...
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Resolve rowcolor and column separator clash?

I want to create a table with Text aligned around the separator "V-" and color it using \rowcolor. The normal column separator @{V-} doesn't work with \rowcolors, thus I'm searching for a way to do it ...
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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?