{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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tabular environment: incrementing the headings

Is it possible to let LaTeX increment the headings in a table environment? If so, how could I do this? For example, I would like to have 7 columns and 7 rows where the columns except the first are ...
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Colorising a table based on the content

It can be hard for humans to recognise strings of numbers as being the same. Consider the table below If cells that had the same content were each colours the same, then it is much more clear. ...
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table legend - wrong reference

I'm using these commands to create a table with a legend, but the problem is that when I make a reference to it, it appears as "Table IIIB" instead of "Table III". Can you help me please ? ...
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itemize in table without excess space

I am trying to create a list of bullet points in a tabular environment. When I use itemize, the line separating different jobs on my cv is no longer separated. When I manually use cdot however, the ...
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How to set horizontal space for tabular

Below is item in tabular. Using tabular text gets out of the page. In-order to get rid of this. I tried with \\. But doesn't help. It's not aligned. Can anyone help me to get the below Below ...
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cellcolor affects horizontal alignment in table

I have a table and I want to highlight some cells with color with \cellcolor. However the horizontal alignment is distorted, as you can see in the image. Can this be corrected with the current ...
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Reducing space between columns manually

I'm working on a table in report documentclass. Here's some of my code below: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \setlength{\arrayrulewidth}{1mm} ...
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A table consisting of mathematical expressions [duplicate]

The following is my code, but it didn't work, do I miss some package? Please, give me advice and correct code. Thanks for your help! \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|} \hline & x<0 & x=0 & ...
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Do not indent a tabular

In the following minimal example, the tabular seems to be indented, unless I misunderstand (for example, maybe left-aligned does not do what I think?) \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Breaking up text in a column

When the contents of a column are too long to fit on a single line, how can I have TeX break up the contents across multiple lines if the column has a variable width (such as column 2 in the example ...
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\rowcolor and custom column separators

When I use \rowcolor, custom separators between columns are not affected: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{colortbl} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{p{1cm}!{-}p{1cm}} ...
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Stretching a column so that table fills up specified area

Using plain TeX how can I make column 2 in the following table take up the remaining space to .5\hsize while preserving the other columns' property to have a variable width dependent on their ...
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Complex nested table in LATEX

In my document I want to include nested tables as in the picture below. i- The table need to occupy the page width ii- The left most column "GRP1" & "GRP2" to be left aligned on the page iii- ...
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Typing Russell's “Sur la Logique des Relations”

I'm having some trouble typing Russell's definitions in TexWorks, mainly because of the spaces and numerations of propositions. Anyway, my output it's a complete disaster. How could I maintain the ...
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In row table page break

I want to generate a report automatically. I use python to replace placeholders inside a LaTeX template. The report contains large complex tables that span multiple pages. I have found a packet cals ...
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How to specify the multicolumn width in table header? [closed]

I want to read/input the body of a table from a separate file. I have mostly solved this problem using this question. But when I try to read a table with multicolumn from a separate file, it failed. ...
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Error missing \endgroup for table tabulary with bullet list

I'm trying to insert a bullet list in a table of the type tabulary , but it always throws following error! Missing \endgroup inserted. <inserted text> \endgroup ...
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How to make the following table with multiple cell merges

How can I make the following table in LaTeX?
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Difference between tabular and array environment

What is the difference between a tabular and an array environment? When should be used the former and when the latter?
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Enlarge table/tabular without using tabularx

I have the following table and I want to enlarge this. The width of the table has not to be big as the \textwidth but it should be a little bit larger as it usually is: \documentclass{article} ...
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Cross-referencing within a Table

I have defined a new counter to track chemical reactions listed in a Table \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{clccr} \hline \# & Reaction & $\log_{10}A$ & $n$ ...
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Proper Formatting for Simple Tables in LaTeX

I have a table as below that doesn't format properly through pdfLaTeX. Specifically, the vertical lines for each row don't extend all the way down to create a complete box. Is there a better way to ...
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How to split a table vertically? [duplicate]

\begin{tabular}{ |p{3cm}||p{3cm}|p{3cm}|p{3cm}| } \hline \multicolumn{3}{|c|}{States} \\ \hline cpu & Higher--Lower & Lower-Higher \\ \hline ...
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Number of row in a tabular

Is there a simple way to get the number of rows of a given tabular ? More precisely, I have a variable \t@b which contains something like foo & bar \\ foo & bar \\ foo & bar I will ...
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Varying the number of decimal places in spreadtab

I have a table for a budget, which uses spreadtab. \STautoround*{2} \begin{spreadtab}{{tabular}{lrrrr}} @\textbf{Item} &@\textbf{Unit Value}&@\textbf{Unit ...
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Color x Grids in tables

I have been trying to reproduce a table with two uncommon features. Grey first row Header Two last columns with extra row. First I managed to do the extra row, but if I try to put the color in ...
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Set column width to point

I currently have a tabularx table with four columns. I initialize the environment like this: \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{l p{0.4\linewidth} | l X l X} How could I change this so that the second ...
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Multirow: column borders missing

I'm not getting column borders correctly in the following table. I'm using multirow package. Also, I want the '123' in the big cell to be centered, but it is misaligned. I'm not sure how to fix this. ...
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What does mean the code in this table?

After see the Andrew Swann solution to my previous question: How to fit this table in a page? I tried to fit it to another table: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Latex - Marginal Effect Probit Stata

I would like to have a latex table in which is reported only marginal effects. I was trying the following code, but it's only reported the probit coefficients. What's is my mistake, please? Thanks in ...
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I have a table written in LaTeX but I do not fully understand some symbols can you guys help me?

\begin{table}[h] \centering \caption{Minimum Deviation ${D}_m$ from ${R}_1$} \begin{tabular}{|c|>{$}c<{$}|} \hline Color & \text{Angle ($^\circ$)} \\ \hline Red Medium & 48.17 \pm 0.25 ...
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How to add a percent symbol in table column along with vertical and horizontal cell padding?

I want to create a similar table as in image. I don't know how to customize table border thickness and color scheme as in picture to achieve the desired output. Code: How many rows should i span 4 or ...
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suppressing a column in tabular [duplicate]

I have a tabular in a paper of which I now want to use only a few of the columns in a presentation. I can manually delete the columns I don't want but that's a pain and can lead to editing mishaps. ...
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Hide \multicolumn's

I place the same table multiple times in my main document. For that, the content of the table is placed in a file called model-values.tex. On every \input, I alter the part of the table to be ...
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I can't get roman page numbering to work for pages before main writing section (e.g. TOC,LOF, abstract etc..)

I would like to make all pages before my introduction (TOC,LOF,LOT,abstract), excluding first 3/4 pages (title page, blank page) to be roman numerals with the first page of my introduction =page 1. ...
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multiple page sortable tables

Look at the following MWE. Here we have to tasks that I am trying to solve. Task 1: First. If i try to use the command dtlloadrawdb (instead of dtlloaddb) everything wents fine, until I use the ...
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Table-like lines in tikz matrix

I am trying to draw a "table" in tikz, and more generally, to work it out so that it is easy to write a lot of them. The matrix library makes it a lot easier to place aligned nodes. The next step ...
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Align text and image topwise [duplicate]

I would like to top align an image with a text. The problem is that the text is aligned with the baseline of the image. The current code I have is this: \documentclass[margin,line]{res} ...
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Problem with \tabular \tabularx and \multicolumn

I am trying to write the following "gothic" table but I have many troubles with equally distributed spacing and size of the text. I try the following with tabular: \begin{table} ...
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How to increase the space between text and a table?

Here is my code: Volume of the hall V = 1500 $m^3$ \\ \noindent \begin{tabular}{| c | c | c |} \hline \textit{Surface} & \textit{Area ($m^2)$} & \textit{Coefficient of absorption}\\ \hline ...
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Table caption longer than table

How do I make the table caption the length of the table please? \begin{table}[ht] \caption{Empirical Model Results} \centering \begin{tabular}{l c c c c} \hline\hline & ...
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Column with math mode in beamer won't center under multicolumn row

I am having trouble getting a table to behave as I expect (and want) and I don't know if the problem is with beamer, multicolumn, or math mode. \documentclass[table]{beamer} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Centering tabular data horizontally, without giving it its own page

I have a fairly basic table set up right now: \documentclass[paper=a4, fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fourier} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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How to fully justify tabular columns

I would like a tabular environment with fully justified columns. I my best guess of how to make this happen is to use a tabularx environment (so the tabular knows how wide to be) and then put \hilll ...
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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 ...