{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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Need help starting long, text-heavy table

I am new to LaTex and trying to teach myself. Currently I am trying to write a unit plan for graduate school (MA in Math Ed), which would look something like that provided image. One question, one ...
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how is it possible to automatically break a long table with many columns?

I would like to have a single table that automatically breaks when it does not fit on the page. Is it possible? I have manually made an example illustragin the desired behavior. I created multiple ...
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Right alignment of column in table column

I have a table defined as follows where the first column is right-justified: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{array} \begin{document} \begin{table} \centering ...
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Giving spaces between rows in a (multicolumn) table

I managed to make a multicolumn table, but it looks ugly and need some fix. How to move the label "Min width" in the center? How to give more space between the first and second row? ...
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Multi level timeline

I am fairly new to LaTeX and I want to write my internship report with it. I have briefly summarized the history of the company and I want to use something visual. I tried to reproduce this (done ...
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How to keep table in the chapter title page

In my thesis I have two chapters at the beginning, list of abbreviations and list of symbols, that consist only of a table. Unfortunately while converting to pdf LyX puts the tables on the next page, ...
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Is there a way to make symbols in a table?

I am trying to make a table and I keep getting errors once I add symbols like \Theta. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \section{Problem 1} %\begin{tabular}{l c r} ...
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Expand a macro with parameters in tabular head

My eventual goal is to create my own tabular-like environment in which all entries are in math-mode by default, let's call it fancytable. (One requirement is that the first column be separated from ...
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Question about code for tables [closed]

I have been trying to understand why my code won't produce a table: \begin{enumerate}[label=\bfseries Exercise \arabic*:] \item 5 + 7 = 12 \item 9 + 1 = 10 \item 2 * 2 = 4 \end{enumerate} ...
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Vertical alignment of menukeys output in tables

I want to collect a number of menu entries and associated shortcuts in a table with additional information and references. The actual table is quite large, so here is an abbreviated example: ...
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fitting a wide table in centre of a page

I want to fit this table in the centre of a page. I couldn't find any way to fit this table on the page. Can anyone suggest a solution? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Color overshoots when using \cellcolor without intercolumn space

When creating highly regular tables, I'm quite fond of the custom C column type shown below that accepts a width and centers the content, without having me worry about intercolumn space messing ...
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Overlaying a tabular on a lstlisting in a book

I am relatively new to LaTeX and am trying to move a tabular up by about 2cm to overlay a lstlisting. The \hspace command works as expected; the \vspace command however moves the text following the ...
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Need help formatting table without row and column header cell borders

How do I make a table like this in LaTeX?
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top align minipage in tabular

I have one table with 2 minipages. I wish to top align the two minipages. e.g. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{adjustbox} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline ...
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vertical line in tabular and size

In the code below, how do I add a vertical line to separate the second column from everything to the right of it? Also, the content of the table is too wide horizontally. I can see though that if ...
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Errors in table, missing \endgroup inserted <inserted text> \endgroup

Below is the latex example i am working on, it should generate two tables. One table with two columns, the other table is just one column. And i have a software program it makes any word in the table ...
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A simple line from start of the page to the end

I need on one specific page a line from the very top to the end of the page (it is for folding). Everything I tried so far stopped at the head/foot room. Someone got an idea?
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Dynamically calculated Row height in Tables

I am trying to dynamically allocate the height of rows in a table based upon a number, specifically the number of minutes that are devoted to a specific activity in a class lesson. The table ...
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Vertical lines in a table

% Table generated by Excel2LaTeX from sheet 'paper2' \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Comparison of the CCSHR estimators based on beta and logit-normal distributions} ...
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Long list of tabular figures inside minipage goes off page

Using the follow MWE, I'm able to create a beautiful lists of photos on the left and a caption on the right (similarly, I could also use the sidecaption package or floats directly). MWE [LuaLaTeX]: ...
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xtra alignment tab has been changed to \cr?

I get the error mentioned in the title of the question. Can you help me please ? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[siunitx]{circuitikz} \pagestyle{empty} ...
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Table for Binary Operations

I am trying to build a table used for different binary operations, especially with thicker lines on the sides separating the elements in the set from the "products" of the operations. I know this ...
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Landscape table will not be in centre of page

I read all the questions and answers on this, but they only left me more confused. I want my table to be in the centre of the landscape page, but it's always aligned on the left instead. Is there a ...
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In table cell, how to break long words after “::” or “_”?

I have a software program can generate tables which may be very long and may contains words with many letters,so i use longtabu package. Some words may look like this: AAA_BBB_CCCC_DDDDD_CC ...
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How to sort footnotes in tables in two columns at the page end?

I have come across a problem and have searched the internet for a solution for two days now, but no luck. I have a couple of tables in my thesis with a lot of footnotes. I have read about the problem ...
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Floating and non-floating items in one document

till now my tables were like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{capt-of} \begin{document} \begin{table} \begin{minipage}[h!]{\linewidth} \centering ...
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How to align contents within table cells vertically?

Sorry for opening up another thread when there are so many already, but I can't find the correct solution to this right now. I would like to align the contents of the third column (the parts put in ...
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Auto colour numbers in range

If I had some numbers in a tabular column, is there a way to automatically change the font colour of them if they are outside a range; eg red if under 10 and green if over 50? \documentclass{article} ...
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Latex align table within itemize

I am trying to write my CV using latex. I have the following problem. I want a table within itemize environment. This is how my code looks: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Recalibrating \hline vertical spacing to that of \cline

How do I alter the spacing dimensions of \hline so as to replicate those of \cline? I have drawn a series of (empty-celled) tables using \hline for lines spanning whole tables and, e.g., \cline{1-2} ...
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How to adjust spacing between caption and table / figure in beamer?

I want to adjust spacing between caption and table/figure in beamer. However I am not able to overcome the warning Package caption Warning: \caption will not be redefined since it's already ...
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In table, how to make one column has different font size for different line?

I use longtabu to create a table, below is the realted code \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth {|>{\footnotesize}X[1 , p ] |>{\footnotesize}X[1 , p ] | >{\footnotesize}X[1 , p ]|} I want the ...
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A table with some cells selected

I have an assignment at university and I have to write some documents written by hand into a TeX document. I'm facing a problem with the following table: Is it possible to achieve a result similar ...
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My table is larger than the text box and I want to make it smaller

I have some tables that larger than my box text, but not my page. If I don't want to use the rotate package, what can I do to solve this problem? For example a picture of one of my pages is below ...
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Extending Text Outside Table Cell

I have a simple graphic I'm trying to make with a table, but for it to work I need to extend the text beyond the table cell - through something like a negative margin - is this possible? Specifically, ...
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Is there a semantic way to typeset table headers in LaTeX?

Usually, when I add tables I use \usepackage{booktabs} and code that looks like this: \begin{table}[ht] \centering \begin{tabular}{l|rrr} \toprule Country / Property & Population ...
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Table alignment help

I have three fairly minor problems, but I can't seem to figure out how to fix them. First Problem: Even though I have 'gaps' in my Latex editor between the semi-colon and the number after it (e.g. ...
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Several caption problems in longtable and tabulary

I'm trying to typeset some multipage tables with tablenotes and repeating captions on each page. I found this question, which marries the longtable environment with tabulary. This is quite nice, ...
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Getting `tables` R package to print a text file that I can import into my .tex file

I'm trying to write some R code that takes data from my (evolving) experiment, makes a summary statistics table, and inputs it into the .tex document that I'm writing. I want to avoid copy-pasting. ...
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How to remove the extra vertical lines in a table

There are two vertical lines on top of my table that are not supposed to be there. It looks something like this: | | Table 1: Title This is the beginning of my ...
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Can anyone help me create the table below?

I try to use \multirow to create the table below, but it failed. Making the "unit" below the item causes table creation difficult for me. Anyone can help me out?
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Adjusting the overall width of a table

My table extends past the margin of my .pdf file. I already set the margin using the geometry package. How will I be able to adjust the width of my table so that it will be within the specified ...
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Issue with table captions

I have been writing my thesis in LaTeX and has always managed to fix any issues that arose but I just can't go anywhere with this one... :s. Basically any table that I have in my document has the ...
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how to modify the following table

In the example below, you might see that I have a table: I would like to change/introduce and understand the following: How to change the column separator say to \Rightarrow. Normally one can do ...
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Wrong bottom-alignment of rows of two independent tables, where the last row contains a nested table

I wanted to create a page, where I put some information in the left and some on the right side at the bottom of the page. The bottom lines of the minipages are supposed to be aligned as kind of an ...
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ComplexTable of Contents

Id like to create a table structure within my document based upon a \newlesson command for example. \newcommand{\newlesson}[1]{ \newpage \addtocounter{LessonNumber}{1}\subsubsection{{Lesson ...
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Tabular cells with exact same width and multicolumn

I tried to design a table with some very specific preferences: The table should span across the whole width Each cell can have a different alignment Each cell has exactly the same width Some cells ...
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Table of results is not closing from above

The problem is that the table is not closing from above. Secondary problem (which I don't really care) is that a vertical line is replicated. Here is the code: \resizebox{\linewidth}{!}{ ...
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Blank lines in tabular environment

I have a problem. I am making a table in the tabular environment; it has multirows and multicolumns and cell colours and all the usual haberdashery. However, there are lines missing in the table ...