{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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How can I recreate this two tables in LaTeX?

In this case, the real text is irrelevant; the format and layout is what I'm interesed in. All my tries with it have seen deceptive. I'm impatient to study your ideas!. Thanks in advance.
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Table reference not compiling correctly

I'm hoping for some guidance on why LaTeX isn't properly referencing this table. \begin{table}[ht] \caption*{Table 2 \\ Number and Percentage}\label{tab:table2} \centering \begin{tabular}{rrrrrr} ...
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Need vertically centered text in latex table

I want the text in each cell vertically centered. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,onesided]{report} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Annotating Tables With Tikz; Adding Arrows

I'd like to be able to draw an arrow with some text on top connecting two arbitrary (i.e. possibly non-right-/left-most, possibly nonadjacent) cells of a table with a left-looking arrow. In ...
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Borders of tables

I have been working on my first LateX report, and everything works fine, except tables. It seems that some of the lines appear and other don't (In all my tables). I have tried adding and removing ...
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Annotating tables

I'm trying to annotate a table by highlighting and annotating the final column, yet once I use the\tabnode together with coloring I get misalignment. Either the content of the cell marked with ...
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Labeling Multiple Equations Per Row of a Table

I am trying to create a table with two columns of independently labelled equations (1-6). Unfortunately, everything I have found so far either has not worked or would number them as sub-equations (1a, ...
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Bold row in table aligned with dcolumn

I am generating a bunch of TeX-tables (with Stata), in which one particular row has to be highlighted (bold). I can however only modify the first column in there, hence I want to place a command in ...
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Trouble with table borders

I want my table to look like the one below: But this is what is turning out: Here’s an MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} \cline{1-3} ...
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Move tabular entry to bottom of row

How do I get the last column text to be at the bottom of the row? That is I want the XXX to be aligned with the line containing the arrow. I tried playing around with \multirow{3}{-3ex}{XXX}, but ...
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Is there a tool to make a complicated Table like this one (“Auswahlliste” from “Pahl/Beitz Konstruktionsmethodik”)?

I’m developing a product as a part of my thesis for my university in Germany. We are supposed to use standard methodology for decision making. One of the tools is called “Auswahlliste”. (I don’t even ...
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align icons to dictionary entries

I'm trying to typeset a small dictionary. Many of the entries come with a couple of icons that I would like to display in the margin just left of the entry, top-aligned with the beginning of the ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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How can I combine endfloat and chngcntr?

Is there any way to combine the packages endfloat and chngcntr? I would like to have all tables at the end of the document (with endfloat) and a numbering that includes the section number (e.g., ...
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How to break the table elements in LaTeX?

I am setting up my bibliography in LaTeX. I have used tabularx but the problem is it tries to set the entire table all together, since the list is long, it will go over the limits of the page. Is ...
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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 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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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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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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\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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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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I can't find/fix the errors in order to be able to compile it

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} $These are two truth tables for the following: $\neg (p \vee q)$ is logically equivalent to $(\neg p) \wedge (\neg q)$ ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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\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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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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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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Math mode inside LyX tables

If I insert a math mode environment inside a table cell, then the output will show no vertical space between the borders and the equation, here is an example: Is there any way that will make ...
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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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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 ...