{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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Rotated table exceeds width of text block

I have a table (code in the final) that is rotated 90 degrees counterclockwise. However, it is too wide. How can I solve that (fit to the width of (rotated) text block)? One solution could be to make ...
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A nicer way of writing a table

I was wondering if there's a nicer way to write such a table... Any suggestions? Thanks! \documentclass[12pt,oneside,a4paper,fleqn]{report} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Fixing the form of a table

I am writing the below to get a table... Once I build it, there's something that doesn't look good... I can't figure out how to fix it ! Please help :) ...
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Center heading over the border between columns in a table

I have a table that looks like this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{rl} \multicolumn{2}{c}{heading} \\ \toprule string & much longer ...
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Table numbering by section with letters

I have a 2 part table that I wish to label as "a" and "b", that also includes the section number and the table number within the section (e.g., "Table 4.1a" and Table "4.1b"). I use the basic ...
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Insert a multiply symbol in multiplication of maths

\documentclass{article} % My MWE original version % I did use mtpro fonts % how to use slop since I don't have the package 'slop' \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ l r r ...
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Table exceeds text width

My table exceeds the text width... I have already tried lots of stuff (ex: tabularx, tabulary and others that I can't remember right now) to try to correct but none of them has solved my problem. I ...
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Remove vertical padding of a table inside a longtable

I want to have two row heading for my longtable and I am using this: \documentclass[12pt,landscape,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Adding two lines of text to a single line of table

I am having difficulty typing into the row below starting with "(a)." In the code below, when I type next to (a), the entire table shifts with the text I type. I would like it to not move and be able ...
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Mixing m and X in tabularx

I have a problem with tables containing m and X columns. I need one column which should be vertically centered and another one which should fill the available horizontal space. My problem is that the ...
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Boldface “Table” in caption of longtable, using the svjour3 document class

I am using the svjour3 class to submit a tex document to a Springer journal. In this class, table captions appear like this: Table 1 An example of a Table caption If I use longtable however, I ...
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Creating complex tables in Latex

I'm transfering a project document to Latex. But I encounter one difficulty. There is a complex table in it and I really would not know how to remake this one in Latex. Could you guys give some help? ...
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Table goes off the bottom of the page

Is there a way to move a table to the next page if it doesn't fit on the current page? Currently my table goes off the page because it is too high - I'd like it to realise it's too high and therefore ...
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Bolding the first column of a table in math mode

What I want to do: Create a table in math mode without $...$ everywhere Bolding the first column What I have done: Using >{$}c<{$} to put table in math mode; see this answer. Following ...
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How to divide a long tabular into 3 columns per page? [duplicate]

I'm making a set of very long (1000 rows each) data tabulars. I'm using the longtabu environment, since it can split over pages. My problem is that each of the tables is around 16 pages long, and ...
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Forcing minimum height for tabularx row

I have a tabularx table using multirow and with all columns vertically centered. Here's the table: \usepackage{multirow,tabularx} \newcolumntype{C}[1]{>{\centering\arraybackslash}m{#1}} ...
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Non-float table with both footnotes and caption

Using Lyx. Is there a way to produce table with both caption and footnotes? Use of footnotes in a float is not recommended (both footnotes and tabular are float environments, footnote text is not ...
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fitting text into the tabular and tabular into the page

I've created the following table with help of @Zarko. Now I have some questions about layout. Code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Text covered by tabular

Hi guys and thanks in advance for the help! I have a problem writing my thesis with LaTeX and on internet I can't find a way to fix it. the LaTeX text is this: \documentclass{article} ...
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Remove content in specific cell when using auto-inserted content in row using @{}

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{r @{\,--\,} l} \toprule & \\ ...
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How can branch if I'm in a halign or not?

Edit: It seems that I can use \noalign\bgroup before the \halign. That's fine. But how do I test that I'm inside the halign group? I'm able to write an own if, but it would be better to ask tex for ...
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How is it changing macro in my MWE?

MWE \documentclass[a5paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \rotatebox[origin=c]{90}{{OZGUR}} & \includegraphics[scale=.25]{o.jpg} ...
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Matching width of colorbox with caption to the corresponding table

Please have a look at the following MEW: \documentclass[demo]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{xcolor,booktabs,caption} \begin{document} ...
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cline missing after coloring and text overlap in tabular

My code and what I got, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[letterpaper, top=0.5in, bottom=0.5in, left=1.55in, right=1.55in]{geometry} ...
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unwanted table coloring issue [duplicate]

First thing first, my code, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[letterpaper, top=0.5in, bottom=0.5in, left=1.55in, right=1.55in]{geometry} ...
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How do I fit a wide table to a page?

Using the code below I get the attached output. I want to make a table consisting of nine columns but currently it is too wide to be displayed completely. \begin{table}[ht] \caption{Survey ...
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Is it possible to have something similar to multiline equation inside a table row?

I need to build some sort of table with a series of equations from different papers, and I am having an hard time with formatting the table I got something like this: I wanted to know if there was ...
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Table cross-chapter reference works fine but shows “??”

When I reference a table in a posterior chapter in my thesis, instead of the correct table number it puts ??. However, the link works correctly, and the table appears in the List of Tables fine. I ...
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Table value alignment

I have a table that looks like this. I generate it using: \begin{table*} \centering \caption{ The parameters obtained from the fit for the real-space correlation function \xir{} on the sample with ...
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Forcing a single column, full width table

I am writing multiple documents like paper.tex, report.tex, book.tex etc. They all have different formats like single/double column, landscape/portrait etc. All these (wrapper like) document tex ...
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Asymmetrical Composition of images

I am desperately trying to arrange my images as in this sample figure for my paper and I am stuck. Has anyone been able to do this successfully and could give me some pointers? It should be noted ...
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Typesetting a worksheet

I'm trying to create a very basic worksheet in TeX. I just want a document that gives some instructions and then lists a few problems in a grid, the same way you'd see in a math textbook for a ...
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Table spanning two of three columns in multicol-environment

I have a three-column document where I would like to place a (floating) table that spans the two left columns of the three. The following minimal example works for the placement but overlaps the text ...
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Trying to make a grid of 5 rows by 2 columns for each page but failed on the first page

The objective is to make a grid of 5 rows by 2 columns for each page. Unfortunately, only the first page has a grid of 4 rows by 2 columns. How to fix it? Minimal Working Example I have tried to ...
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Table with multirow and multicolumn

I want to create a table with multirow and multicolumn in latex. I tried some post 1,2,3 to create my table but because I'm new to latex tables so couldn't able to create my table. Please help me with ...
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how to Insert an English table into a persian text written by the use of xepersian package

I am writing a in \documentclass{report} and I use \usepackage{xepersian}. In a separate .tex file I created a table which is written in English. I want to put this table in my text using \include ...
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Color midrule in tabularx [duplicate]

I have created a table using tabularx. Can I color the \midrule instead of having it colored black as default?
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Table/figure in custom environment

having a custom defined environment, how would it be possible to have figure/table under the defined environment? \newenvironment{example}[1]{% \begin{exa}[#1] }{% \end{exa} } and ...
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Print list in columns

I have a long list. I want to reduce the length this list uses. Can I somehow encapsulate all the entries in an environment which prints all the entries in a "3-column table", making me use more of ...
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\hline not working

Hi I want to make an additional line in my document. The problem is that it tells me \hline is a "undefined control sequence"... I tried to create a small example file but the problem is that I use a ...
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\columncolor overwrites table lines

When I fill columns of my table with a color, it overwrites some of the lines. Is there a way to avoid it? \documentclass[slidetop,11.5pt,xcolor=table]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Table row & column spacing (not padding!)?

I need space between rows and remove white lines between the columns. All the answers I found only referenced array stretch and \tabcolsep, which I use and like, however, these only change the ...
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Is it possible to generate ordered pairs with STcopy in spreadtab?

I'm using the spreadtab package to generate outputs for a two-variable function. I can create a table with separate columns for the x and y variables, then use those to compute everything, like this: ...
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item tabulator same line

I want to put the item in the same line as the tab. Please have a look on my screenshot, how i actually want it to have. \item Bewertung: \begin{tabular}{l l c } & TestTest: & Test \\ ...
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Centering numprint-formatted table columns

Consider the code \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{array, numprint} \npstyleenglish \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{n{3}{0} n{3}{0} >{{\npunit{\%}}}n{2}{1}} {{\# successful}} & {{\# ...
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Reduce space between two tabu environments

I have a document with two longtabu tables. The problem is that there's too much vertical space between them (as marked by the red line): I'd like to reduce this space whilst otherwise preserving ...
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Tables overlapping to next page

I am constructing a report with multiple tables, but these tables keeps floating to the next page even when is small enough to fit under a text on one page. What can i do? Below is the code i am ...
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Missing \endcsname inserted when trying to make subtables

I'm trying to make 2 subtables with 2 different captions inside of a table, but I keep getting the following error: Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> \relax l.9 ...
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Better table code and coloring table

First thing, I got a table, which looks fine in PDF, but sort of "ugly" in code, and I would like to present as below, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Referencing custom environment

I am using \begin{figure} \includegraphics{} \caption{Caption} \label{fig:fig_name} \end{figure} and \begin{table} \begin{tabular} .... \end{tabular} \caption{Caption} \label{tab:table_name} ...