{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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Problem with formatting two tabulars and long caption in table*

I am using 2 tabular inside the same table*, with the same caption. everything works fine if the caption length is small, say a single line. But when I add a really long caption which also contains ...
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Caption in table [duplicate]

I'm trying to keep the following format for some tables: [Table] [Caption] I used this code \begin{table}[h] \centering \begin{tabular}{ |c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline \textbf{Class} ...
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Is there a way to `\kill` a row in {tabular}

Is there a way to \kill a row in a {tabular} or {array} environment? I want to provide text that will set the column widths but then have that row not appear.
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loop in tabular that uses \the\count to access current line number

I would like to generate an autmatic table using loop. As suggested here before, it is best to first generate the lines in a toks and then pass them to tabular. However, I have problems with accessing ...
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caption with ltablex and ThreePartTable - the caption is increased by 2

I'm using threeparttablex and tabularx packages. I have 2 problems: caption only enumerates right if put before \begin{tabularx}; notes are not center aligned with the table; My code is the ...
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How to draw multi row multi colum table with many filelds

I need to create a table of the type given below. But I am not getting this. Could anyone here help me? Thank you
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I want to make a table but its when I want to add a double line, it gives me two tables [duplicate]

So I tried to make a table using this code: \begin {tabular}{|l||c|p{8cm}|} \hline test & test2\\ \hline\hline test3 & test4\\ \hline\hline \end {tabular} Between the 2 rows of thext I ...
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Conversion of table from tabulary to tabular

I have table A.3 that I want to convert into a layout more like table A.4 so that it fits the text width. I know this is best attained by using tabular. I actually had a solution similar to A.4 ...
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Using a package only for certain tables

I am using the tabularx environment since it the X component of the columns is very useful and necessary for the tables I want to produce. However, a single one of my tables is longer that a page, and ...
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separately centered table headers, separately centered table content

edited for clarity: dear texperts: I have an interesting puzzle. I am thinking that the following format is better than one in which the middle column is all 'r' and the right column is all 'l'. ...
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Table doesn't fit page even with rotating

I have two tables (only one is shown in above picture) that are too wide and even with rotating the tables with the sidewaystable package they don't fit to one page. It is a must for me to fit both ...
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Rotating caption title together with table

As presented in the above picture, when I use the command \rotatebox{90} to rotate a table the caption (title) of the table doesn't rotate. How can I make the title rotate with the table? Note that ...
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fp alignment in tables

Can anyone explain why the output from these two entries is different? Does anyone know how to make the second one match the first? \documentclass{article} \include{fp} \newcommand\entryOne[1]{ ...
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How to solve a “Misplaced \omit” error in a table?

I'm trying to code table in LaTeX; however, the following code isn't working: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{a4} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{xfrac} \usepackage[normalem]{ulem} ...
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Using MinionPro Tabular Figures in Tables and Proportional Figures in text

I am trying to use MinionPro tabular figures in tables because they look much better than proportional figures. However, I would like to keep proportional figures in text. This is the configuration ...
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Increase margins from table line to text

In the following tables I'm trying to increase the margins of the two lines below the years (1881 and 1907) so that the text (inhabitants...., km2....) is not so near to the lines. I can't seem to ...
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How to use ERT command to long tables that is provided for float table

I have been provided with ERT (Evil Red Text) command which when used for float tables, displays the caption of the table as Table 1.1 in List of Tables. I want to know how I can use such command for ...
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Insert labels inside table rows

I have a long table with different equation, I need to make a label and then refer to them in some cells, trying to do that by putting usual label giving me wrong results in LyX, more precisely if the ...
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\resizebox and page sizes

What is the exact operation and syntax for resizing an object? I am writing a macro package for printing on multiple paper sizes, including A4 2-column, eBook-size, portrait and 9inx6in WEB browsable ...
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How to adjust alignment and column width (tabular)?

I would like columns 2 and 3 to be aligned to the right hand side. However, it does not seem to work. Though several questions relate to this issue and my question will probably be marked as ...
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Cell overlay in beamer

I used the code posted in this thread to highlight cells in a table: \documentclass[xcolor=table]{beamer} \rowcolors{1}{gray!30}{gray!10} \makeatletter ...
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How to circle multiple cells? (special case)

I need to circle multiple cells, on different rows/columns. This is a problem which has been solved. However, I have a more particular case of the problem. I need to draw a circle that needs to ...
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Complicated trilingual dictionary, help formatting to look more professional?

This dictionary is for Taiwanese, English, and Chinese. First off: Here's an example PDF of the first few entries: http://goo.gl/aNfGnN And here's the full .tex in its current state: ...
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Can \pbox{max width}{text} be used in tex4ht

Can \pbox{max width}{text} be used in tex4ht? If it can't, is there an alternative that will let me wrap text (manually or automatically) in htlatex. In my reading there was an option ...
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Adjusting exact height of the table rows

I am trying to adjust exact height of the row in my table, but the output is not good: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{color, colortbl} ...
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Fully Customized Table in Latex

Is it possible to have a customized table in LaTeX that has the following features? Be able to define Width and/or Height for specific row/column Be able to highlight/color a specific row or column ...
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Tables or other ways to achieve complex page layout

Posting it as a new question, also related to this question as well as maybe relevant in this context of table formatting... What about some things that, to my knowledge, no (other) word processor can ...
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Cross out arbitrary table cells with diagonal line

I'm looking for a way to use a diagonal line to cross out a table cell which may or may not be empty, and without having to manually specify the cell's width and height. (It would also be great if ...
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Wrong numbering of tables in appendix

I have an appendix with 26 tables. Strangely, table 22 which should be positioned after table 21 gets automatically positioned after table 2 (cf. picture). This happens for the two tables that I use ...
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Tabular fixed width

I'm using the p column type in order to force the width of the columns of my table. However, the total width of the table becomes larger that the textwidth. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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Add vertical line in tabular head when using multicol

I have the exact opposite problem described in this question : Remove vertical line in tabular head In my case, I am using this code : \documentclass[a4paper, 10pt]{article} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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array and command in column' s definition of table

to develop a specific class, I would like to define columns in a table by a macro definition. Like in this MWE \def\titi{c|c|c} \begin{tabular}{\titi} a& b&c\\ a& b&c\\ a& ...
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How to make whole longtable align to the top?

\item \begin{longtable}[l]{l l} 1 & 2 \\ 3 & 4 \\ 5 & 6 \\ \end{longtable} Inside an enumerate environment, the above code produces a longtable that is not beside the item number but ...
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tabu package - gaps in vertical lines

I'm in the unfortunate situation that I have to make a table in LaTeX which has thick vertical lines. Since this does not seem to be possible with the default tabular environment, I chose the tabu ...
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Brackets spanning multiple lines in a single column inside table

I would like to typeset round brackets so that they span multiple lines inside a tabular environment, but only for a specific column. In the example below, I would like the brackets to appear around ...
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Using floatrow or \FBWidth to prevent captions from wrapping around

I have two tables side by side like so: \documentclass[11pt,reqno]{amsart} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{enumerate} ...
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table over two columns in twocolumn mode [duplicate]

Here's my code: \documentclass[fleqn,10pt]{SelfArx} \setlength{\columnsep}{0.55cm} \setlength{\fboxrule}{0.75pt} \definecolor{color1}{RGB}{0,0,90} \definecolor{color2}{RGB}{0,20,20} \begin{document} ...
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You can't use a prefix with `\char"FB': error when importing csv into latex

I'm trying to use the package csvsimple to create a table from a csv file. This worked so far, but when I try to add new figures/tables afterwards I get multiple errors. It looks like the \end ...
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Very slight discontinuities in table borders

Tables in LaTeX all seem to have slight discontinuities in the outside vertical borders - little notches that are only really visible if you zoom in. Example: \documentclass{article} ...
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Table spacing and alignment

I'm having some problems with tables: 1) Right now cells are centrally aligned (horizontal & vertical). I would like to centre the cells horizontally only so that the text remains at the top of ...
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How to extract each pair of two adjacent cells of a table into a separate tight page?

For the sake of simplicity, I provide a table as follows. I cannot make it simpler because simplification probably no longer match my real scenario. The code below was written by me and modified ...
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How to generate a professional table in LyX? [closed]

Many academic journals ask authors to make tables in a professional style, i.e., only have horizontal rules (usually 3 horizontal rules) without any vertical rules. In LaTeX, the booktabs package ...
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Table format is not proper

I have a weird problem. My table is not formatted properly. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table} \centering \caption{Dataset Description} \setlength{\tabcolsep}{0.15cm} ...
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Multiple Table Horizontal Alignment

I am trying to put up multiple tables together. (Scroll down for MWE). I can not figure out why the last table is misaligned. I tried the solution here but it did not work for me as I am not using the ...
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Automatic tabulars : create a table from a list

I just found out about the commands \autorows and \autocols in the memoir class that will wrap a list into a table. For example \autorows{c}{5}{l}{one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, ...
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ltablex - Multirow problem: rows don't continue to the next page

I'm writing a thesis document and I have many longtables with tabularx, so I've decided to use the package ltablex for that matter. The problem with multirow is that it doesn't seem to cross pages ...
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Tabular environment misalignment with the section title

Why do I have this misalignment of the table respect to the section title? How can I get rid of it? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section{Education} \vspace{\baselineskip} ...
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create table with multicolumns and multirows

the code I am workin on this thsi \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \newcommand{\head}[1]{\textnormal{\textbf{#1}}} ...
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hide specific table, keep cross-references and caption in \listoftables

I have some supporting tables in an article that need to be submitted as a separate pdf file, however I need the cross-references and table numbers with captions (\listoftables) in the main document. ...
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Positioning of text in table cells

In the above depicted table I am not happy with the positioning of the text "Job category" and "Distribution of 1000...". Ideally, I would like the job category text to be aligned in the centre of ...