{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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plots and relative table on the same page

I have 4 plots and 4 tables: the tables define tha values used in the plots. I wish to have a layout of this kind: table A plot A \newpage table B plot B and so on. All plots are .jpg figures. ...
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Error when placing tabular inside table environment

I have a working tabular (maybe not that elegant) that I want to place within a table environment in order to get caption and to get it in List of Tables. However, this is not as simple as i thought. ...
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Table positioning and floating problem [duplicate]

Here is my question. I want to put my tables exacty where I want in document so I use \begin{figure}[H] code. but then, this problem appears. If table does not fit the page, LaTeX puts it next ...
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Fit a table to page width

I am new to Latex and making tables using booktab. I made a table with hierarchy in the x-axis such that I have 3 columns and each column further has 3 sub-columns. But, the table fails to fit within ...
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endfloat leaves space even when marker text off

I am using endfloat to process all my tables at the end of my document. I am also using the option to suppress in-text markers. However, endfloat still seems to insert a space where the marker would ...
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Spurious leading horizontal space with \multicolumn in tabular

When I use a \multicolumn within a tabular (or tabularx) there seems to be additional horizontal spacing added at the beginning of the column even though the left alignment was specified for ...
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My table is refered in Alphabetical order! [duplicate]

In my text i put my table \ref{table:3} AND IN MY TABLE I START BY \begin{table}[H]\label{table:1} \centering But imagine my surprise when I see my table being referred as table a in my ...
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How to code this table

I tried to produce this table but I have problem with my code. How can I change my code to obtain the desired output? \documentclass[11pt,a5paper]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} ...
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Why does center not center \halign?

With the following code: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \begin{document} \begin{center} \halign{\vrule \hfil # \hfil & \hfil # \hfil \vrule \cr a & b \cr\noalign{\hrule} c & d ...
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Align text at the bottom of the table cell

I need to create table of content in a table format with text wrapping in the subject titles. The page number is currently at the top of each cell. In the rows where the title is wrapped, I need the ...
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What is the command \span?

I have bumped into the \span primitive a couple of time. I got the impression it is defined in the TeX program, not even in plain.tex. Is that right? And what does that command do and what is it for?
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How to change the color of all the text in a column?

Is it possible, in the following simple table, to change the color of all the text in a specific column? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ll} one & two \\ three & four ...
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Why the extra line in my tabular, using beamer [duplicate]

Below is a minimal example that displays my problem. In the top row I have an \onslide<+-> command that seems to introduce an extra vertical space in the table, which is not there (as desired) ...
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Wider vertical space with some tables (those causing overfull \hboxes?)

With the following code: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} a \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} \hline Ord & Esplicito (Adam-Bashforth) & Implicito ...
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Centering multicolumn table entries

I have the table below: I want all of the cell entries to be centered. But I couldn't manage it. How can I do that? My source code is below: \documentclass{article} ...
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row and column specifications in xtable output

Using xtable I am trying to format a table x<- 1:5 y<- 11:15 mytable <- table(x,y) print(xtable(mytable)) Which gives I want to add x and y tag also at the top of the rows and sides
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latex table, divide a column in two columns with multi-row option

I want to create multi-row tables. Here is the baseline table. documentclass[prodmode,acmtecs]{acmsmall} % Aptara syntax \usepackage[ruled]{algorithm2e} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} ...
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Split wide table into two but keeping the same caption and table number

I have a wide table that doesn't fit in one page so I split the table in 2. The problem is that I need to keep almost the same caption (the second one has to add the word Continued to the caption) and ...
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I have problems with the alignment of the table on my pages [closed]

Any comment to improve the below code would be a great help. \begin{document} \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish,mexico]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to draw two lines between text

How to draw two lines between text as shown in this picture. This is my code \documentclass{article} \thispagestyle{empty} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} ...
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Inserting \begin{figure} and \begin{table} enviroments into the \AtBeginDocument{} command

Is it possible to insert either the \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} or the \begin{table} ... \end{table} environments into the \AtBeginDocument{} command? Consider the MWE below: ...
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Decimal point alignment in LaTeX tabular environment but in math mode

The dcolumn package works well for plain numbers but not if these are in math mode eg \begin{tabular}{ld{1}l} \hline \textbf{Species} & \multicolumn{1}{c}{\textbf{Calculated}} & ...
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Is there a dummy package like Lipsum or Blindtext for Tables and Figures?

Lipsum and Blindtext offer paragraphs, lists, and even whole documents of dummy content for testing LaTeX layouts. Is there a package that will generate tables and figures in a similar way?
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Text automatically goes to the top of a table even if text position immediately after the table [duplicate]

This is the top \begin {table} \caption {Table Title} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{| l | l | l |} \hline Measurement& Uncertainty & Range \\ \hline \hline \end{tabular} \caption*{What is ...
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How to fit this table in a page?

I'm working on a manual that should be finished this week, so I'm in a hurry, sorry if this silly question was done before. My MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Insert a Matrix in a Latex Table

How can I include a matrix as a value in a Latex table? For example, in the code provided below, I need C to be written in matrix format with the brackets. @code \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{c c ...
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longtable side by side

I've two longtables and I'd like to place them side by side. Tabular environments work very well, but I think it is not possible to place longtable side by side (why?). It needs to be a longtable or ...
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Set some horizontal border in my table

I have a big table and I want to put something, in order to divide the table in 3 parts. Here is my table: \begin{center} \begin{large} \begin{tabular}{|l|l||l|l|l|l|l|l|l|l|} \hline ...
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How to remove (2) border lines from this table?

Any clues on how to easily remove those lines? I read other articles explaining the use of 'cline' command, but couldn't get it working myself. \begin{table} \scalebox{0.85}{ ...
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Table off the page

I know there is a plenty of resources that deal with tables off the page. And I tried all of them. And they all either do something undesirable, or are not working for me. Please help me position this ...
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How do I write text on the right side of my table?

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h!] \centering \begin{tabular}{c|c|cc|c} & & $x_1$ & $x_2$ ...
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Two tables side by side placed ; need to to align vertical top

I've two table placed next to each other as mentioned HERE Brief copy of code is mentioned below: \parbox{.2\textwidth}{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline $\textbf{Q\#}$&$ ...
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Table Environment with Surrounding Spaces like Normal Paragraph

Around a tabular environment, LaTeX produces different vertical spaces than a normal paragraph. There are some answers here in LaTeX Stack Exchange that advise setting \intextsep, but I see no ...
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Flushing something towards the bottom of a tabular cell, without affecting the calculations for the height of the tabular

I'm trying to produce lines at the top and at the bottom of two cells of my tabular. The two cells both have some text in them, from which I want to take the larger cell to determine the width of both ...
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What is the correct expression to exactly divide \textheight into n rows?

I want to create a table exactly occupying the whole printed area with no space left. The table consists of 5 rows per page, as follows. \documentclass[table]{article} ...
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How can i change a table column's size and its text justification at the same time in Latex?

I am a newbie in Latex but I know that this command {|>{\small} l | p{2.8cm} | p{2.93cm} | p{2.85 cm} | p{2.58 cm} | } will change first column justification to left and set the size for other ...
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\upbracefill filling entire tabular cell and package colortbl

In my documents, I have found that when I call \upbracefill in a tabular cell, the resulting brace IS NOT taking the entire width of the cell. After creating the smallest example I could that ...
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How to merge two rows of 2 columns into a single row of 4 columns without modifying the data entry?

At the beginning I designed a table with a huge number of rows of acronyms. The table has two columns and occupies \textwidth, as follows. \documentclass{article} ...
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centering a line in table's cell

I'm using two columns style. I would like to modify a table so it can fit with keeping clarity. Two of the cells their texts should be in two lines. The second line should be in the center. ...
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Coloring tables without xcolor, colortbl and tabu while using listings package

currently, I want to color my tables. However, presumably since I'm using the listings package, I can't apply the abovementioned packages, as they totally mess up the default table looks (lines ...
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Table over only part of a page?

I'm currently trying to create a table which has a specific width (table and content itself). After quite a few attempts I found a working solution but my question here is: Is this the way to go or is ...
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Are tabls and tabularx not compatible?

The following MWE does not compile: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx,tabls} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ccc>{arraybackslash}c} 1&2&3&4\\ 1&2&3&4\\ ...
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How to rotate text in a cell and center it vertically and horizontally?

I am creating a table and, after using \multirow, I want to rotate the text of this column and have it centered vertically and horizontally inside its cell. The code I am using would be similar to ...
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column width for text without space

how is it possible to control the column width in a table having a very long text without space. \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{l p{2cm}} datapath & ...
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Centering a header in Deluxe Table

I would like to center the subheader "LightCurve Derived Orbital Parameter" in the deluxetable without affecting the width of the headers of each column. As seen in the image below, the subheader ...
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table (\tabular + \shortstack) gives weird result

I am using a template from this journal. When I am placing table in covering 2 columns (textwidth) using table* I get the following error. MWE: \documentclass[USenglish,twocolumn]{article} ...
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Generate rows in table using \multido (or something similar)

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage[locale = DE]{siunitx} %\usepackage{multido} \ExplSyntaxOn \cs_new_eq:NN \calc \fp_eval:n \ExplSyntaxOff ...
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consistent spacing using tabular/ minipage/ parbox

Even though I've read numerous threads on how to achieve consistent spacing, I still cannot figure out, why it doesn't work when using any of the macros \testD to \testG in the following example. ...
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How do I build this table?

I tried with \multirowcell with limited success, since I am not sure how to create the long first column without a horizontal line going though it! Here is what I have tied: ...
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Section with multi-column text

I want to create a section in which the text appears in three columns, its similar to a table with three columns and one row, but without any outlines, and multi-line text. How can I do this?