{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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Word wrap in multicolumn and multirow table

I tried making this table and it still run longer than page width. Also it's longer than a page length. Does anyone know how to make this table work? Also this is the first time I ever use LaTeX and ...
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Formatting table using booktabs

I am having a bit of a trouble with a table. The code for the table looks like this: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} \newcommand*\rotbf[1]{\rotatebox{90}{\textbf{#1}}} ...
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Two Table Problems

We can't figure out how to remove "Game", so there is only two columns. We don't know how to make a new line to the left with "1. analyze" (the letters should turn into the text int he box as well ...
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extra line in table latex

I want to make a table in LaTeX and I wrote the following program: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{color} \begin{document} \begin {center} \begin {tabular}{| l | l | l | ...
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Serious table problems - something is wrong the text cell (it just continue?)

TWO MORE QUESTIONS: How do I add analyzes to the left side (so the letter turns into the figure and with a underline?)? And how do I remove "Game"-catogory, if I would like that?? It would be a ...
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Remove numbering from a table page, not in landscape

I have a very long table that should stay in portrait. I'm having trouble removing numbering on the page where the table shows up. I tried putting \thispagestyle{empty} and the whole table in a ...
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How can I change the overall direction of an table from RTL to LTR?

I'm creating my document in XeLaTeX. I type in persian with XePersian package. (a right to left language). By default it creates tables in right-to-left (RTL) direction. How can I change this, for my ...
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Beamer: always overlay first table on same frame

A similar question to this one, but now rather than overlaying list items I would like to be able to overlay table floats. While this does the trick for blocks: \begin{frame}[fragile] ...
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Vertical space between two tables

When doing something like this: \begin{longtable}{llll} % Stuff here \end{longtable} \begin{longtable}{llll} % Stuff here \end{longtable} What command (I don't know the name of those, I mean ...
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Breakline inside tabular whilst keeping the automatic line wrapping

I declared a macro like this: \newcommand{\itemcell}[1]{% \begin{tabular}[t]{@{}l@{}}#1\end{tabular} } Which is basically the macro that's always recommended on this website when people ask on ...
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hrule exceeding margin in second column

I'm using tabular to make two columns of different width. Ideally I would like to have the title of each column under which there would be a horizontal line until the end of the column, for the first, ...
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Change row vertical alignment in a table

I am trying to produce a table that changes the vertical alignment of the cells for different rows. At the moment I have set up my table so that all the columns are middle and center aligned. However, ...
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\textwidth within \resizebox

I want to the final row of a table to display the notes, spanning across all columns, using \multicolumn{#}{p{\textwidth}}{}. This does not work properly in connection with resize, because textwidth ...
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Vertical aligment of dinglist inside table cell with `parskip`

Why is the list text so close to the top line of the cell in some lists? I know it's a problem with the parskip package. I can solve this by adding this strut in every cell before the text ...
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Are there any tools that convert a table from MS Word to LaTeX tabular format?

I have a really big table in MS Word and would like to convert it to tabular format automatically. I'm using Texmaker and their quick tabular wizard is good but it doesn't let you copy paste data ...
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Tikz Inside Table Cell

With my severely limited LaTeX knowledge, I am trying to modify an existing macro to produce bridge diagrams. Inserted is a basic output. I would like to center the Tikz-drawn square in the (almost) ...
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problem centering table

I have tried many combinations for centering following table, but none seems to work... Help much appreciated.. \RequirePackage[l2tabu, orthodox]{nag} \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Short and easy way to create tables in LaTeX

Is there an easy way to create tables in LaTeX? I know there is one plug named Excel2LaTeX. But the table generated from this plug in is not satisfactory. Lot of customizations need to be done. ...
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Drawing a vertical line inside a tabular or inside the parallel package (and how to expand parallel to have more than 2 columns)

I would like to thank you all for any help in advance. Might I ask the following question? I am creating a translator document with 2 columns (as you can see in the code). I used the parallel ...
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A long list of glossary-items in two columns

I have tried hard to look for a solution to my problems, but I can't manage to find it on this site or with Google. I have tried: minipage, multicol, longtable, tabu. I've read the documentation on ...
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decimal column alignment in tables

I have some serious issue with my table. First, I would like to know how to put N in the middle of the two rows. Right now it looks like: Second, if I compile my document right now, it says: ...
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Improve my TeX-layout + Illegal pream-token

First of all, when I compile my TeX document it says: "! Package array Error: Illegal pream-token (D): `c' used." How can that happend? Second, I am gonna deliver a huge assignment in two weeks, so ...
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Tabular Horizontal Line Stops

I am using Tabular to make a simple table. For three columns, my table displayed fine. When I added a fourth column, the horizontal lines stopped reaching all the way across my table. I also have a ...
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Rownumbers on multi-page tables

Im trying to have automatic rownumbers on a multi-page table reset on a page-break. So far I got this, but I dont know, why the counter does not reset: \documentclass{article} ...
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Table from a defined layout / template for input

I'm doing a project where I need to copy a table several times throughout a document. The basic structure for the table is the same, however, some of the input needs to change. I was wondering if it ...
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Tables: - missing counter(number)

I generated table using this website. When I compile the pdf I get table without any sort of description. I don't need to have caption. How can I achieve that? I don't know how to google it...I found ...
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Changing the font size in a table

What's the recommend way of changing the font size in a particular table? Is there a better way than enclosing all values with, for example, the \tiny function.
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problems with table

I dont know how to make my tabel fit my document, can anyone help me? - Here is my code: \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{@{}|l|l|l|l|@{}} \toprule \textbf{Kategori} ...
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Problems with table layout

I have some issues when creating my OLS regression in LaTeX and I really hope, that some of you could help me. I have three questions: 1) How to make "Growth 91-92" and "Growth92-93" with a space, so ...
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Numbering tables sequentially [duplicate]

I would like to number my table so that I have, e.g. Theorem 1.3 Table 1.4 Lemma 1.5 How can I achieve this result? I am also using cleveref, so ideally \cref{ThatTable} would produce a linked ...
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Spacing around itemize in tabular

I'm working off of a resume template from writelatex.com. I'd like to use bullet points in my descriptions, rather than flowing text. However, it adds a bit to the separating line, as seen in item 1. ...
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Many tables on one page

I have 8 table in the document. I want to show them on one page. I am using 2 column ACM format. However, right now they are automatically placed as 3 (left column) and 5 (right column). How can I do ...
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Fix Tables in relation to subappendix

I am putting together a thesis file and I would like to have appendices for each chapter. Now, before the appendix, I have a bunch of figures and tables. I would like to fix the tables such that the ...
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“Vertical array” inside multicols? Translation problem

I am using a 2-column {multicols}{2} environment for a translation of a text. On the left column is language A and on the right column is language B. Now my text has some rules which are indented ...
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beamer overlays and table rules

I am trying to use \only{...} within a table to selectively add blocks of lines. This works as long as I don't have a \midrule or \bottomrule included or following the part contained in \only{...}. ...
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RTL and LTR columns in ONE table?

Is it possible to set some columns in one table as RTL while other are LTR? I want to do something like this: % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode % !TEX TS-program = xelatex ...
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Grouping numbers in a table without using S-column

This is bit different than my previous question. I have a huge tables with 7 to 8 digits. I need to make a small space between groups of three digits in the numbers. I have used the package ...
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Missing $ inserted error using smaller than and smaller equal

I have a compilation error trying to use the math symbols <= <, etc. the error looks like this: ./chapters/intro.tex:49: Missing $ inserted. [Delta & \delta], ./chapters/intro.tex:49: ...
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Tabular* environment in harvard-thesis template

I have one issue with tables in harvard-thesis template version 0.4. I cannot set column width with column types such as p, m, b or even custom column types. If I set width to any of the columns, the ...
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tabular tabularx automatic linebreak (p/m/b doesn't work as expected)

The following snipped should break at the end of the column \begin{table}[hb] \begin{tabular}{|l|p{.5\textwidth}|} \hline \bfseries Col 1 & \bfseries Col 2\\\hline \hline Line ...
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Stretched columns when trying to color individual cells

I'm trying to make a time plan for a project using tables in LaTeX but I've run into a small problem. The table below will look fine until I try to colour individual cells by adding ...
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Second Column too wide!

Hello Smart People of Latex Planet; I have this following table: \documentclass[draft,phd,inlinechaptertoc]{psuthesis} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsthm} ...
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Subscripts with tables

I have a magic square with cards as entries, and I am trying to consider all magic squares of order 3 (there are 8). My goal is to denote each square with a subscript M_1, ... , M_8. Right now I have ...
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How do I change font size in plain TeX tables featuring math (fontch producing unexpected results)

I've been having difficulty with setting the font size in plain-tex tables (i.e. haligns). I want to set the tables to use seven or (preferably) eight point font, including tables which contain math. ...
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dynamically generating tabular columns

Consider a table (regular tabular environment) with a fixed number of columns. I want to create a command that accepts a comma-separated list of strings, where the number of strings may differ between ...
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Automatic three digit grouping

I have huge numbers in tables (some of them are grouped in three digit groups but some are not). I need to make a small space (or comma) between groups of three digits. I have used two packages, ...
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Placing Two Generic Tables Beside Each Other

I have two tables that are virtually identical and look like so: \begin{table}[!ht] \fontsize{8}{8}\selectfont \caption{caption$.} \label{label} \center{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|} \hline ...
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Aligning three columns differently; with images, manually broken and wrap-around text

I am trying to create a situation with three columns from left to right: one with an image top-edge aligned to the top of the center column and the left of itself; one with wrap-around text having ...
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How to insert a table on the header

I am trying to insert a table on the header, just like the example below. The whole document where I was inspired to create this header can be found here Moshell User Guide. On this picture this is ...
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Resizing my table

I'm trying to fit my table on the page like this: But instead it goes like this: With the left side being the end of the page. How do I do this? This is what I have: \begin{table}[!htb] ...