{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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Automatic line-break in tabular

Sorry if I've missed the answer in another post, but I've literally spent 3+ hours googling this problem now. I'm making a tabular and I'd like to to automatically do a like break rather than going ...
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merge two tables into one

i have two sperate tables with the same number of rows and labels as follows: one: a 12 b 32 c 18 two: a 45 b 98 c 300 how can i combine those two tables into one? as follows: a 12 45 ...
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Table formatting

I want to create a table like this: Here is the code: \begin{table}[h] \begin{threeparttable} \caption{\textit{Sample Selection}} \centering \begin{tabular}{lcccccccc} \toprule\toprule & (I) ...
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How to make background in tabular cell (vertical lines)?

is there any way to make the following two horizontal lines on the background of a cell? Cell should contain either a blue or green horizontal line in the middle. Or the third option is both. Here ...
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Table Formatting - Width

Okay so I am having some trouble with tables in Latex. I tried to find a solution within the already asked questions out there, but I haven't been able to either make sense or get these to work. ...
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how do I ensure that the vertical lines show in the gray cells of my table? [closed]

how do I ensure that the vertical lines show in the gray cells of my table? \begin{table}[ht!] \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1} \normalsize \doublespacing \centering ...
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Vertical lines going beyond the borders of my table

I am very new to LaTeX so please excuse the amateur question. I am creating a table using the following commands: \begin{table}[ht!] \small \centering \caption{Effect of industry on \emph{Bad Self ...
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automatic list/table rendering

i'm looking for a solution to automatically render data lists. In the current scenario, my input data is a list of strings, which should be displayed in a three column list w/ sequential numbers: ...
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How to horizontally align rotated text in a table?

I am trying to horizontally align text that has been rotated in a table. I want the rotated "Lorem Ipsum" and the rotated "Lorem Ipsum & Lorem Ipsum" text to be horizontally centered in the cell. ...
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\setstretch is reset in \begin{figure}

I use \setstretch{1.3} to increase line spacing. It does increase line spacing in tabular environments as well, which is what I want. But if the tabular is in a figure environment, line spacing is ...
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Alignment of bullets within the itemize environment

I have a question regarding the alignment of bullets within the itemize example, here a short example. Basically I have an \item with an inserted table and I want the bullet to be at the top of the ...
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LATEX: Error when use 'cline' in a table

I use latex to prepare exam sheets. I use the exam.cls package. In the cover page, I created a table to include the question categories and their points: \begin{table}[H] \centering \large ...
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removing extra white space between columns in a multi page, landscaped, longtable

Hi I am trying to make a table that is landscape and takes up multiple pages. I am using a longtable in landscape mode to do this. Everything compiles fine but for some reason there is a large white ...
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Latex errors: undefined control sequence, outer par mode, underfull & overfull hbox

I am attempting to put a Stata regression table in Latex, but my code yields the following errors: Undefined control sequence \estwide{PEAssignment2tabl1.tex}{6}{c} Not in outer par mode. ...
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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 ...