{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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Creating a formatted table from a list of words

I am working on putting together a grammar book which has a lot of bilingual examples, and simultaneously trying to learn the memoir class. The book will have many tables which look like the ...
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etoolbox: problem with the last row in an table automated

I want to automate a long table as follows \documentclass{article} \usepackage{etoolbox} \newcounter{test} \newcounter{count} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|}\hline \whileboolexpr{test ...
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Insert a picture of a table and refer to it as a table [duplicate]

I have a picture of a table in my document. I want the label to be for a table, and the numbering should also be for a table. How is this done?
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Suggestions to improve representation of data

DISCLAIMER: I'm a bit of a LaTex newb, so I apologise for probably doing something wrong or stupid - I'm asking to become better. I have a number of processes which all have three properties: a name, ...
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Longtable's caption mixed with footnotes

I use longtable for building tables in my text works & caption in the bottom. I like this multipage table environnement. But sometime, I see a problem : awful ! My caption is mixed with footnotes… ...
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landscape table in horizontally oriented page

I'd like to insert a table in landscape form but I'd like page's orientation to remain horizontal. In the page, there would be only the section's title and the table. I've got them but in separate ...
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How to make glossary use the full textheight?

I am using the package glossaries to create a glossary in my document. My glossary is too long to fit on one page, therefore LaTeX automatically continues the table on the next page. However, the ...
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Table with wide headers and thin right aligned column text but entered with headers

I need some help creating a table with the following properties: Wide(er) headings Thin(er) text in columns Column contents should be right aligned Column contents should be centred with the column ...
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Conditional formatting of tables [duplicate]

I would like to format a row like shown in the screenshot taken from excel: The cells are color shaded based on how big a fraction of the column is represented by the cell. Is there an easy way to ...
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How to make table table references capture section and begin each section?

I would like to have table labels refer the section that they are in in addition to the order. For example, in Appendix A, the first table is A1 and in Appendix B it is B1 (rather than table 1 and 2 ...
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Rotate all but one table header

I want to rotate all table headers, except the one to the top left. The attached MWE does the job, but there is some space there that is caused by the one header that is not rotated. How can I avoid ...
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How to set arial font only in the table

I have a table. Latex code is given below. I want to set the font of this table arial - only this table not the entire document. How do I set this? \begin{sidewaystable} \small ...
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Creating a Payoff Matrix Using LaTeX Tabular Environment

I'm trying to use my limited knowledge of LaTeX to create a payoff matrix by hand. Here's my first try: \begin{tabular}{cc|c|c|} & & Player $Y$ & \\ ...
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Table is flushed to next page despite ample room on current page

I tried inserting a table below some text. The issue is, it seemed to have shifted the table to the next page although there is ample room for it to fit in the page with text. This is what I ...
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Positioning and fitting a long table in landscape in thesis

This code has lot of errors, probably it does not have the right usepackages in the .tex file . I just need to fit it in landscape mode in one page. Also There should be bold separation between the ...
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problem adding additional column under multicolumn option in table [duplicate]

First part of the question: I have a table \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|*9{c|}}\hline A & \multicolumn{2}{c|}{B} & \multicolumn{2}{c|}{C} & \multicolumn{2}{c|}{D} & ...
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Table columns out of sync in tabularx

I asked a very similar question yesterday that I thought I would be able to abstract into this problem but I can't. Here's an image of the table : Here's the code : \documentclass{article} ...
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Trouble putting text on a new page after a table

I have several large tables in my thesis that I want to isolate on a page by themselves as only two lines of text can fit underneath them. I have tried the \newpage and the \pagebreak commands, even ...
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Display uncertainty in table using pgfplotstable, read value from file

I have a text file with 2 columns. The first column is the principal value and the second column is the uncertainty. How to read and display them together in a single column in a table using ...
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Vertically aligning fixed height tables

I'm trying to create a table with fixed height and width cells, which I have accomplished through other posts, but now the content inside my cells seems to begin at the halfway mark. As of now, the ...
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Table cells are out of line / sync with each other, itemize

I'm trying to have a tabular section that has bullet points next to it. There might be a better way to go about this, but currently it seems as though the cells are out of sync (though this might be ...
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converting a table to png using standalone

I am using standalone to convert a table to PNG. I have followed the following example. I got the output in PNG as well, please see the attached. However, when I view it with any of the image viewers ...
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Formatting a table to take a paragraph nicely

I am formatting something at the moment and there's a table which is pretty strained. There's a lot of information in it and I think that it would look better in a similar format to the modern CV ...
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Can not wrap text into table [duplicate]

I am using EasyThesis template to write my thesis. I use a file where it contains all the packages I am using. That file contains: \usepackage{fixltx2e} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} % for writing ...
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why is the first column of the tabular environment not in alignment with the rest?

I would like to make a simple answer sheet that fits the width of an A4 paper. To make some space between the columns, I specify the width of each coloumn so that I can write answer key later on for ...
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Make a linewidth table with booktabs

How do I create a table with booktabs which is \linewidth? I tried different approaches among others to use tabularx environment or to put everything in a table environment but that did not change ...
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\multirow in the tabular environment

How to make vertically centered the text in a multirow in the tabular environment? If I type \documentclass[11pt]{amsart} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ | p{1cm} | ...
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Text in table cell not wrapped after using fix width

I'm trying to make a text wrapped in a cell. I read that I can use p{width} if I want to make the text wrapped. The cell width change following the width that I set, but the text still not wrapped. ...
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Scale column of a table in percentage of \textwidth

If I make different tables on one page, it doesn't always look as good as I wanted. The biggest problem is that some tables are wider then other. Therefore I would like to control the columns of a ...
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Table lines (vertical/horizontal) not meeting up

First of all, I tried searching Tex.SX for this, and didn't find an answer, but did find lots of people saying not to use vertical lines. That part, for me, is not up for discussion, as I must fit in ...
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Table + caption in landscape on same side as section header

I am working on my master thesis, and I would like to add two tables as an appendix. There will be a header on the first page ("Appendix"), and I would like the two tables to be in landscape, along ...
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How to add full page table in two column style?

here is my table code : % Please add the following required packages to your document preamble: % \usepackage{multirow} % \usepackage[table,xcdraw]{xcolor} % If you use beamer only pass ...
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My table seems to be too wide for a page. How do I adjust it

\begin{table}[ht!] \centering \caption{Implementation of Volt/VAR Control and CVR.} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|} \hline Step & Description & Phase & Benefit \\ \hline \multirow{5}{*}{1} ...
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How do I adjust landscape tables in this journal template?

I am trying to design landscape tables within a journal template (jfm.cls). Here is an example table: There are two issues with this table: The journal automatically adds a toprule and ...
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How to fit a table with long header cells in “S”-type columns?

Well fit tables in LaTeX is hard for me, and I don't know if there is a manual with good practices about it. I need to create a table with S columns contending numbers, but the header of those columns ...
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code working well in \document{article} fails in {revtex4} when dealing with a table [closed]

The .tex file with a table in it works well in \documentclass{article} or \documentclass{ctexart}, but fails in \documentclass{\revtex4}. \documentclass[twocolumn,amsmath,amssymb]{revtex4} ...
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Insert table with fixed width

I want to insert a table into my article. The following code can work. \begin{table} \centering \caption{Table 1 Normal function table} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|} \hline & $x<0$ & ...
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Center-set column headers in siunitx S columns

I'm using the siunitx package to automatically put thousand separators in all my tabular environments. It works fine, but not if you have a column header. This seemingly innocuous MWE fails to ...
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Import tables into master latex file (like graphics).

I am working with R and Latex and using R to generate a series of tables that I am exporting as a unique latex script each (e.g. it exports the table formatted for latex in a new script). I would like ...
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Table with the same column width

This is a table where is shown an exercise on long division. The grid needs to look like a notebook. I have one problem with column width in the table, depending on the character shown, the column ...
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How to fix and keep the table in the page?

\begin{table}[ht] \centering %\footnotesize %\tabcolsep %\arraycolsep %\node (table) [inner sep=0pt]{ %\footnotesize \caption{Potential of nanotechnology applications in petroleum industry} ...
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misplaced \omit with \multicolumn

Having typed \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{toto} \\ \hline a & b \\ \hline \end{tabular} I have as error \omit \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{toto} Having read ...
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Problem with tabular

It's my first time utilizing latex, and I can’t get rid of this problem. im doing an article with two columns, using \begin{multicols}{2} but the problem, is that when I put a table with ...
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Making a longtable that does not interfere with table numbering

I would like to use longtable to make list of abbreviations in the front matter of my thesis. I did not caption it, so it (rightly) does not show up in my list of tables. However, it does throw off ...
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Overlapping part numbering in table of contents

I'm having a few problems with my 'Table of Contents' as it the numbering interferes with the chapter and part labels. I've added a screenshot of the problem here. I would prefer to keep the roman ...
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Separate content from formatting - i.e., “just type”

What exactly does "separate content from formatting (style)" mean? And if it's "necessary", how do I do it practically? After reading many LaTeX documents and TeX Stack Exchange, I keep seeing ...
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latex is one page enough

I want to place three consequent tables and data in these tables is generated automatically. I want third one to be in the same page if there is enough space or to be in the new page if space is not ...
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Border of table does not fit together

In my latex file I want to create a table. My current code looks like the following: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{|l|X|} \hline \multicolumn{1}{c}{{\bf \ul Type of ...
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Help need, Tables jumps to next page [duplicate]

I'm a new to LaTex. I'm trying to make my CV using Latex. I used tables. But when I use table, it jumps to next page instead keeping continuous with others. Here is my script, ...
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A header in a table with two lines

The following code has LaTeX make a table. In the header, I want "End of the" over "kth week"in the first column and "Total Number of" over "Copies Sold" in the second column. ...