{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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why \usepackage{tablefootnote} puts the footnote at random locations

I wanted to make a footnote in a table. So I used tablefootnote http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/tablefootnote to do that as was suggested by google search since normal \footnote ...
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How to vertically align text

I am trying to vertically center text in a table but when I try to use vspace, the entire row is shifted instead of just one cell. I have copied the latex below that will demonstrate the effects if ...
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Customizing the height of the cells in a table [duplicate]

I have the following table construction in LaTeX: \begin{center} \begin{minipage}[c]{0.3\textwidth} \vspace{0pt} \begin{tabular}[b]{l||c|c|c|c|c|c} \textbf{0} & \textbf{1} & ...
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Multirow bad behaviour on partial last column

Here is \multirow documentation (where I didn't find my answer), and here is my MWE (but not working as intended, illustrating the problem) : ...
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Wrapping text in a table cell

My text alignment of the column headers - "Cumulative Number of Courses Required to be Passed" and "Cumulative Number of Senior Courses Required to be Passed" are clearly wrong. I do recognise that ...
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How to make table's height smaller?

I have a document with 3 tables on it. The tables look really nice, but I have one problem: they are too tall and so they overlap the footnote! I have tried reducing the size of the letters inside ...
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How to make 2 tables appear one next to another?

I have a document with three tables. These three tables currently are too long for the page, so I would like to make 2 tables appear next to each other and then make the third table appear below them. ...
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How to fix to force text to split in table?

I have a simple table in LibreOffice calc and I tried to convert it to latex using the Calc2Latex macro. Then using Latex I tried to improve it. However I cannot get the text correctly ! This is ...
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Symbols in between table columns

I needed to add some symbols in between two columns in tabular. The figure below is the output needed. I do not know how to achieve this. Googling gave me this question where the OP wanted ...
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How can I create a beautiful symbol table?

One part of my "Geometrie und Topologie" book is a symbol table that allows students to quickly find the right words when they don't understand a symbol. This makes searching via the index / Wikipedia ...
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Centering individual cells in booktabs

I would like to centre only the numbers in the following table. I have attempted some variations of the centering command, but they affect the entire table (I'm relatively new to Latex). MWE: ...
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Updating words throughout document

In my job we deliver several of hundred physical assemblies per project - typically to offshore platforms in Nordsjøen - each one has a corresponding tag (and also other metadata such as item ...
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Vertically spelled words in a table

I have made the following table in LaTeX. In order to vertically rotate the headers (extraction/production, transportation,...) in the table I have used the \rotatebox command. However, I would like ...
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'e+08' (don't suppress 0) notation in columns with S-specifier

for symmetry reasons in a large table I want the scientific format with 2 digits (i.e. e+08). By default it suppresses the 0. Here is what I do: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{siunitx} ...
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How can I align, break and fill tabular entries properly for my Curriculum Vitae?

I am trying to make a nice Curriculum Vitae in LaTeX but am having some difficulties with aligning, breaking and filling the tabular entries. A Curriculum Vitae has to be short and clear. I thus need ...
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Vertical alignment of p multirow in tabu

I'm using tabu to create my tables. In one of the tables, I would like to have a multirow row and vertically align its content to top. -------------- --------------------------------- This is p col ...
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\Vline for a table

I was hoping to get some help using tables in LaTex. I am using the tabular method with 3 columns. Basically what I want to do is separate column 1 from columns 2 and three using a vertical line. ...
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columns have not the same size although centered

I made a table like this one \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{table}[htb] \centering \caption{Reproduzierbarkeit der ...
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How to shrink tables so they fit in one page's length?

I have seen a similar question to this one: How to shrink a table automatically so that it fits onto a page? However, I do not want to resize my table so it fits inside the width of a page (I ...
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How to transform Google docs tables into Latex Tables?

I usually do all of my tables using Google Docs spreadsheet. This is a good and quick way to organize information and create quick tables. Now I am writing a document in Latex and I would like to ...
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Table with figure (include caption for figure) side by side.

I want to create a table with image on side by side. The problem I encountered is the alignment of the table. Can anyone fix the code to make the Lambda_1 and Lambda_2 become the caption for each ...
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Organizing tables and figures with captions horizontally and vertically

I need to organize my tables and figures (with a separate caption for each one) in the following manner: -------- -------- | | | | | | -------- | | Fig 7 | | ...
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How to make a table on more then one page by using the table environment

EDIT [Like some comments below are remarking the table environment doesn't allow tables over more then on page. However the solution works fine] I need to make a table over more then one pages. The ...
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How to have columns of different sizes using tabularx and make table respect page height?

I am using Kile and I am trying to learn how to use tabularx to have tables that fit within the width of my pages. However, I have two big problems: I have to use X for column size and therefore ...
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Avoid a weird error with ltablex

I'd like to have an table over many pages with the same headline. I use the tabularx package, and the ltablex is required according to link. However if I use ltablex I get sticky errors ! LaTeX Error: ...
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Force Kile to create tables that are inside the page width

I am using the Tabular Wizard on Kile to create a \tabularx environment for one of my tables, and I want it to fit inside a page. Currently this is my setup: {% ...
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Kile creates special character in empty cells for tables

I am using Kile as a Latex editor, and I particularly like the Tabular Wizard. However, when a cell has an empty value, Kile adds a special character, a pink ×. When I try to compile the document ...
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Table with equal columns

I need a table with 4 rows, 3 columns and a partial horizontal line in column 2-3. I tried: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table} { \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} \hline ...
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Drawing multicolumn table in latex

I have a problem for drawing a multicolumn table in ieeetran latex. This is what I want to draw: However, I couldn't manage it. I am having problem to add OBR and AR rows. I tried some codes, none ...
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How to make the third vertical bar disappear in the third row of my table?

How to make the third vertical bar disappear in the third row of my table?
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White space between caption and sidewaystable

I am using a sidewaystable from the rotating package. I am trying to add some white space between the caption and the table (caption is placed above table). I tried using ...
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Why does the vertical bar disappear in one cell of my table? [duplicate]

For some reason, the third vertical bar fails to appear in the third last row. Why? \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} \hline & & & \\ \hline & & & \\ \hline & ...
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Making a table with several lines in each box

I'm trying to make a large table where each of the boxes has several lines of text underneath each other. I have tried \newline and \linebreak to get onto a new line, but neither work. The command \\ ...
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Reducing height of multicol separator line

I am bodging a table using multicol and rule so that I can have cells of dynamic sizes and populate it using a macro rather than manually. It mostly works, however I would like to reduce height of ...
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Creating a special table with different row lengths in latex

How can I have a table like the following picture in latex?
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Boolean algebra [closed]

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{graphics} \begin{document} \begin{center} \textbf{\LARGE BOOLEAN ALGEBRA}\\[20pt] \textbf{\large PROJECT}\\[15pt] \end{center} \large ...
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How to fill a dynamically generated table with dynamic content?

how do I generate a tabular dynamically while filling it with dynamic data? Example: Let's say I have \def\N{10} and I want to generate a table with \N columns, where the top cell of each column ...
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csvsimple erros building csv table

I want to use the csv package to insert tables into my document. I am importing csv by using the \usepackage{csvsimple} command. Then, in the code, I use \csvautotabular{Tables/test} to create the ...
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Horner scheme with a tabular

I know there exists a standard code for a Horner scheme. But I would like to get the following tabular. I've got the next code but I can't find how I get that little vertical line at the right ...
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How to seprate words into two lines in one cell? [duplicate]

The table is too wide, and I want to make it narrower by wrapping the Second under the First, how should I achieve this? The latex code looks like this currently: \begin{table*}[t] \centering ...
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How to get a cell colored in \bordermatrix?

I tried to use \cellcolor as suggested in color only a cell of a table but it didn't work. Can it be done? That's my code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{colortbl,xcolor} ...
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Lots of tables, no go [closed]

I have a file with +30 tables that I would really like LaTex to parse but of course it gets all floaty and can't decide where to place them and so goes belly up. Any suggestions on on how to get this ...
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How to add tables to a list?

I would like to have these two tables as items of this list. Currently they are appearing outside the list, on the top of the page. \documentclass[12pt, oneside]{article} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} ...
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Creating a table within a longtable

I have created a longtable by using information from the question asked here. Now I want to create a table with two columns with 3 rows each within the right part of this long table. A pictorial ...
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Make the footnote in a table at the bottom of current page

Finally, I add footnote in a table. But it does not locate in the bottom of the page. It is below the table. And, \usepackage[bottom]{footmisc} does not work in my case. How could I make the footnote ...
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How can I create full page table with varying column widths?

Concretely, this is what I want to do as described in this picture. Create two columns, one of larger width and spanning the whole page. I understand there is multicolumn but I can't seem to make it ...
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how to put words in several lines in one cell?

The table is too wide, and I want to make it narrower by wrapping the Second under the First, how should I achieve this? The latex code looks like this currently: \begin{table*}[htbp] \centering ...
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adding significance levels under regression result table

I have a table as the following: \begin{table}[htbp]\centering \caption{Dependent Variable: Enrollment} \begin{tabular}{c c c c} \hline\hline \textbf{Variable} & \textbf{Model 1} & ...
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\the\thislevelcount is available inside a ForEachX loop, but \thislevelitem is not (the forarray package)

I'm trying to loop though a comma delimited list and print out the elements in a table. Here is the code that works half-way for doing this: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} % ...
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Add horizontal lines for selected shaded cells

I was trying to add a thicker horizontal line for columns 2-13 (above columns A, B, and C in the following example). My code did not not work for shaded columns. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance. ...