{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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Using \ContinuedFloat creating errors with table captions

I have a figure in my document that has 10 subfigures, and overflows onto two pages. I have used two figure environments and \ContinuedFloat to get the correct lettering between subfloats. The problem ...
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Help for reproducing a complex table in latex

Here is the table that i want to reproduce in latex, could someone help me.
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Need help to make a table

I need to make a table which looks like . I have written my code below. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{latexsym} \usepackage{amsmath, times, amsfonts, mathrsfs, amssymb} ...
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Title and table position in a paper

I am writing a seminar paper with latex, and currently working on Appendix. The problem is, that i want the title and the explanation of the table be on top of the page, but somehow LaTeX shows it ...
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Write the caption of table in left

I want write the caption of table like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} \begin{table} \caption{Caption} \label{tab:1} ...
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Is it possible to put a psmatrix inside a table?

I wanted to create a table in which one column is a diagram that uses psmatrix, and the other column is text. I got the following error: "Forbidden control sequence found while scanning use of ...
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Using \cellcolor in powerdot

I'm trying to highlight some cells in a table in powerdot and \cellcolor doesn't work. How can I color some cells or rows in powerdot. This is the table I used in a report and I'm trying to add to my ...
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Placing the table caption inside the top row

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table}[!h] \caption{Caption (not here)} \centering \begin{tabular}{|cc|} \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{Table 1---Caption(should be here)} \\ Property A ...
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Custom padding for colums in latex

I am trying to achieve the following: MyProjectName %some-space/padding% with PersonName %fill space until right aligned% DurationDates This is what I have: \newcommand{\headerrownew}[3] { ...
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Finding the width of \bf text for sizing a paragraph in a table

I have this structure, which builds a table exactly the width of the text, split into two columns. I want the left column to be exactly the width of the longest words in the column, but to still be a ...
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vertical distance between captions and tables

I was wondering if anyone knows how to always achive (fix the length) the same vertical distance between caption and table in beamer? For instance for some of my tabels, I am getting a quite different ...
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How to top center a picture in a table cell?

Hello I'm very new to LaTeX, and how it works. I want to make a table with 6 columns and x amount of rows. \section*{\centerline {Counter-Strike: Global Offensive}} Her finder du information om de ...
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Tablefootnote in table* environment?

Is it possible to use the tablefootnote package in the table* environment? With the following minimal example, I see the footnotemark in the table, but no footnote text ...
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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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Arrows in tables, or matrices

I have been experimenting with LaTeX for a couple of years now, but still consider myself a neophyte. I spent much of yesterday trying to create a table. I am trying to create a table with three ...
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Table Column Width Error

I'm trying to produce a table in LaTeX and I almost succeed. The table is this one: My question is: why the fourth column of "Gennaio", "Febbraio" and "Maggio" isn't as the same width as the rest? ...
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How to use double line in Lyx tables

I want to have double lines in the top row in my tables in lyx. I searched through the site but could not find how to do this.
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Aligning Table Notes in Three Part Table

I am using the threeparttable environment to make tables. The table notes are always indented. How can I get the notes to start flush with the table? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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Increase width of caption's horizontal lines in algorithmic and listings

I've been able to increase the width of the horizontal lines honoring the second answer in LaTeX tables: How do I make bold horizontal lines (typically \hline)?. Now, I'd like to do the same in ...
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alignement problem with table and fancyhdr

I'm having a problem with allignement in header handled with fancyhdr. Here is my code \documentclass[a4paper,italian,10pt]{report} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Problem with a large table

I'm trying to make a table that's a little complex. I'll try to explain what I want with a picture of a table from word: I'm new to latex, so I have two questions. How can I make such table look ...
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Square root long division method

I wanted to draw the working column for this method of finding square roots: http://youtu.be/UnshaiwljGY Here is an image example of the process: But I am unable to draw it because I am new to ...
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Format table column widths to fit single column of twocolumn document

I am using a two column format, and I would like the following table to fit in one column, along with text wrapping on the title row. How do I do this? Thanks. \documentclass[10pt,twocolumn]{article} ...
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Is there a way to reduce the gap between double hlines (\hline\hline) in the tabular environment?

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{c | c} cell 1,1 & cell 1,2\\ \hline\hline cell 2,1 & cell 2,2\\ \end{tabular} \end{document} I would like to reduce ...
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\otoprule not appearing

I am using a two column format, and for the following table the \otoprule line after the first row is not appearing. \documentclass{sig-alternate} \usepackage{array,graphicx} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Preserve tab and newline characters in command argument

Following the question Tab not as extra alignment tab I managed to use the tab character as column divider '&' and the newline character as line break '\\' in an array (or tabular) environment, ...
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putting notes below table

I'm having trouble putting notes below the table -- I put several notes below the table but the footnote seems to stretch, making the table longer than necessary. Would there be a way to fix this? ...
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putting footnote within table using \minipage

I tried to put a footnote within a table and then place the footnote beneath the table, which worked pretty well except for the ugly line that would not go away in the bottom. I think this is because ...
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Centering a table inside text block

I have a table in my document, but for some reason it is not in the middle of the page, as I can see more whitespace at the right side. Here is the source code for the table: \begin{table}[H] ...
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Loops and Tables

I'm trying to use LaTex to produce our family diary for next year. It's a page per week with a column for each person. I have the basic layout working: \documentclass[10pt]{article} ...
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Expand table columns proportionally to textwidth

I have a simple table: \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|l|} \hline First entry & 2nd & 3rd little longer & Forth & Fifth\\ \hline\hline 4.7\% & 11.7\% & 2.5\% ...
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Mathematical formulas in a table

I would like to draw such a table in latex with some mathematical formula. Could you please help me to do this?
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Vertical spacing in tabular environment with graphs/math

I have problem getting this to look nice. I need help with spacing and alignment of text: \begin{tabular}{lll } \toprule \multicolumn{1}{l}{Activation Function} & ...
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Macro for tables that take as arguments the column and row dimensions

I am working with tabulars formatted in a consistent way. Sometimes the tables are 3X3, 3X4, 4X4 etc nXm in general. As it is I have a macro for each of these tables: \matrixIIIC, \matrixIIID etc. Is ...
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How to determine the width I can use in a table

I have a table of fixed width in which I want to put some thing such as a figure or another box. But the problem is that I can't determine the width of the object that I want to put in the table. I ...
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Vertical space every third row in a table

I have the following code to put an extra space (a carriage return) after every second row. How can I edit the code to put the extra space after every third row instead? \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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wide table fit into beamer

I have been struggling to include a very wide table into beamer. Does anyone know how to properly scale the following table in order to fit the frame and be readable at the same time? Thank you. ...
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Horizontal lines of colored cell in table not printed [duplicate]

I am trying to add horizontal lines on the table but they are not printed on the paper. I want it to look like this: But when printed it looks like this: Note that there are no horizontal line in ...
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Making a space between table headings

I want to replicate the table in this image but without the second column: However the problem is that I'm unable to find out how to make a horizontal space between each two columns (N=2, N=3 ... ...
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How to create a large table with Pgfplots and string entries?

I tried to hack this here for a larger case but it is firing errors. What is causing the too many columns error and is Pgfplots ideal for this kind of table generation? Goal: table that I am trying ...
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How do I center table headings including line breaks? [duplicate]

\documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{a4paper} \usepackage{mathpazo} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Creating a table from CSV file with strings?

I want to create a table from a CSV file in LaTex. I am able to do it with numbers here but creating table for strings such as abbrevions does not work. What is the problem? MVE This example ...
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Tool to flip a table [duplicate]

I am looking for a tool to flip the rows and columns of a tablular table. For example \begin{tabular}{lll} ...
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The caption of the table moved to the left

I am trying to add a table to my Latex document but the caption of the table shrunk in the left corner and does not extend to the whole width of the table. This is my table: \usepackage{graphicx} % ...
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Gluing text to longtable

I am an occasional LaTex user. My question relates to the use of longtable. If I understand the standard table constructs, then "tabular" defines the layout of the actual table grid with contents, and ...
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How to create a complicated table in latex

I am trying to create a table in LateX that looks like the following: Could anyone plz tell me what the corresponding LateX code would be? Thank you in advance.
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Switching from two columns to one column environment and back

I am using a two-column template to write an article in LaTeX. I would like to insert in the text tables which have one column only. Is there a way in which I can switch from a two-column to a one ...
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\ref{label>} yields the chapter [duplicate]

When I refer to a table in text, the \ref{<labeloftable>} statement produces the chapter number in which the table resides, instead of the number of the table. Any help would be welcomed!
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What does it mean to be a cell based table without being vertically merged?

I am given these requirements and I am not really sure what they mean. I need some help figuring out what they mean in terms of Latex code: -Tables must be cell based; do not merge rows. - ...
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Incomplete last vertical line in table with an image

I want to make a table in LaTeX and I wrote the following program: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[usenames, dvipsnames]{color} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} ...