{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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2 column layout without using tabular

I'd like to write a 2 column layout page: one column at the left that should show the year, and one column at the right that should show text that goes along the year. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Project management tables (with cost “spread sheets”) using spreadtab [closed]

I'm trying to create a simple project management table detailing costs per task and milestone, using spreadtab: The code for the latter is: \begin{spreadtab}{{tabularx}{\textwidth}{lXllr}} \toprule ...
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footnote in table with hyperlinks

Answer to the problem below: I was using latex c.tex; dvipdf c.dvi to compile the pdf, instead I should use pdflatex c.tex, it also showed up that \begin{savenotes} will create links to the top of ...
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How to ensure table is on a certain page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned I have a doc that has several tables in it. Each section of my end document is in a separate .tex file. In ...
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Table caption align top-right

How I can align caption for table like this? Current code: \begin{table}[h] \caption{} \centering \begin{tabular}{|l|r|r|l|} \hline № & X & Y & Время ...
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Change border of a few cells in a table

Let's say I have a table with 4 columns and 8 rows. The top row is the label for each of the rows below. Suppose I want the cell borders for rows 4 and 5 to be thicker than the rest of the cells in ...
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Discontinuous table rules in ConTeXt

How to set up a table with discontinuous horizontal rules? As an example I used a table from another answer: My table still lacks the interrupted rules. Another thing is the rule above “Total”. ...
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figures and tables in appendix [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? I have an appendix in my ...
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Align text vertically

How can I do something like this: blabla: blabla bla bla blabla blabla bla blabla ... blabla2: blabla bla blabla bla bla blabla ablabla .. I tried the tabular and array ...
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What's wrong with minipage(table(minipage(align))) arrangement

In an attempt to show the code and the output side by side, I have used a table inside a minipage. The table entries are two minipages and one contains an align environment. Having the align ...
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Sideways label for table with alternating row colours

I have a multirow column in a longtable with alternating coloured rows. The alternating colour overflows into the multirow. Colouring the first column white wipes out the specialrule but doesn't seem ...
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Raising a minibox fails in a non-p tabular cell

While trying to answer a tabular related question here I found the following behavior which surprised me: I'm trying to overlap a multi-line text in an otherwise left aligned column with the empty ...
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unknown error in table [closed]

In the code for a table below, there is an error indicated by the red marker in the line starting with "Not protest" after compilation, although the output seems pretty much okay. Can you pinpoint the ...
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Swallowed space after \tnote

I'm using threeparttable to add table notes to a tabu tabular*. A common use case is to have a note at the end of a cell. If the note is however not added to a cell's last word, the following space is ...
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wrapping up cell contents

My friends, in the following table, in the first row specifying the column names, I would like to move the "Nominal" and "Wholesale" to the next line (but of course in the same cell). I would also ...
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adjusting column width tabularx + table margin

As you can see from the following MWE, it would be really great to adjust the widths individually for a couple of columns individually. Also how can I decrease the page margins of the table, if the ...
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threeparttablex table notes for tabu tabulars with less than \textwidth

threeparttablex can be used to add table notes to tabu tabulars*. If the tabular spans \textwidth, the output is as expected. It seems however that the tablenotes environment does not adjust its width ...
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automatic creating of tables [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Comprehensive list of tools that simplify the generation of LaTeX tables I'm writing an larger report for my bachelor project and I wonder if there where an easy way to ...
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latex tabular width the same as the textwidth [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to force a table into page width? I am generating some table as follow: \begin{tabular}[l]{|l|l|l|} \hline Input & Output& Action return \\ \hline \hline ...
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Remove automatic table headline

I use LaTeX for creating PDF output from R - not to create long documents. Hence the automatic Table 1: <caption> above the table is rather annoying. How can I remove the automatically generated ...
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How to lineup a multirow in a table?

I am making a table with multirow in it but the rows in last column are far from each other. How to fix it? My code is: ...
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Math mode in tables

I am trying to write notations like degree, micro etc in a table with math mode on. To form the table, i am using - \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} But in my table when i type $^\circ$ ...
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how to use latexonly for setting tabular column specs

I am trying to compile this example with pdflatex and also with latex2html. I need to make the table column specification different for each case. Here is an example of what I have, but this ...
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How can I center the caption above the table in “elsart” document class?

I am preparing a paper for Elsevier, then I used elsart document class. Tables are centered, but their captions are not centered. How can I solve this problem? This is my code: ...
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Error using \toprule \midrule from Booktabs package [closed]

I am trying to use the package booktabs to make my tables look nicer. However, Latex gives me an error whenever I use \toprule \midrule or \bottomrule. Here is a simple example I created: ...
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Math environments in tables with > and < preamble

I'm trying to put a \begin{align*} and \end{align*} for every entry at columns 2 and 3 of my table. But I'm getting errors that seem to say my environment markers are mismatched. I'm sure I've got my ...
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How to add a newline in a table cell?

How can I put a new line (line break) within a table cell? I'm at a loss how to do this. I'm not using lyx or anything special, just MacTex and texmaker.
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How do I put a table (float) two spaces away from the left margin?

I need to align the left edges of my tables such that they are two spaces off of the left margin (i.e. just like the first letter of an indented paragraph). Any ideas?
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How to rid of automatic .pdf label from \includegraphics? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to avoid showing the filename when using graphicx? So I'm using the \includegraphics command to put a PDF image of a table into my LaTeX file here, but this pesky ...
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How to use \begin{enumerate} in tabular without using p{size}

I'd like to generate a table, using tabular, that looks like this +-----------------+---------------+ | header1 | header2 | <--- header, centered |1. djkfjsdalfkj |1. djhfjdhf | ...
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How to modify the Table of Contents to add the words Chapter, Appendix, Figure, Table

I am trying to get the words Chapter, Appendix, Figure and Table into the table of contents. The thesis requirements can be found here ...
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table notes in English typography

I'm using the code given below: \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1]\footnote{real footnote} \begin{table}[!ht]\centering ...
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Rotate Header table

I've recently encountered PDF from a latex document where the header are rotated. As it's hard to explain I thought an image should be used: Does anyone have any idea how to create such table?
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Outputting footnotes in a table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Footnote in table I'm writing my assignment out in LaTeX because it seems I hate myself. I've got a note that I want to put as a footnote, but fancyhdr appears to mess ...
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special table in latex

I would like to make a table like this in the image please can someone tell how I can do that \begin{table}[!h] \begin{center} ...
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Table cannot locate itself properly inside the document

Sometimes, table cannot locate itself properly inside my document and I don't know how to fix this. Here is an example: The current page which the table cannot locate itself properly in looks like ...
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How can I draw a table with filename.dat file? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How typeset a numeric table from a CSV file I wonder if there is a possibility to use a dat file and create a table with it (like plots in gnuplot). for example my first ...
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Passing multiple arguments from ProcessList (xparse) to a macro. Result to be used in tabular

I am making a macro that will take user input of a grading scheme and place it into a tabular environment. I would like the syntax to be as simple as possible and decided on: \tabulate{ eval1,%1 ; ...
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Reference table rows by automatic counter

Problem I have defined an environment to automatically number example sentences throughout my document. It uses the tabular environment and automatically numbers the first column of each row using a ...
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Is it blkarray compatible with beamer?

When I try next code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{blkarray} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Title} \[ \begin{blockarray}{c|c} ...
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Writing descriptions of columns of table

How do you do table like this? I don't need coloured background and blue borders. This is what I have. Looks terrible. And doesn't even fit on page. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polski} ...
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Forcing exactly the same column widths in table

Based on Writing descriptions of columns of table \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{document} \begin{figure}\label{fig:ieee754single} ...
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Creating a table which spans verso and recto pages in ConTeXt?

I am preparing a book which contains information which is divided into three columns. The first column (A) occupies the full width of all verso pages. The second (B) and third (C) column share the ...
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Page breaks in table rows

I want to make a document that contains a synopsis of events, like YEAR HISTORY CULTURE SCIENCE 1770 History para- culture para- science para- ...
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build a table in latex

This is my new code but i have a new pb: \begin{table}[!h] \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{l|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|} ...
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How to distribute space equally for cells?

I have problems with a regression table in my thesis, as LaTeX does not assort cell space equal despite of having stated exact proportions in the code. Here is the relevant code for it: ...
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Problem with htlatex and tables

Please consider the following minimal working example, let's call it mintab.tex (based on the example in here) \documentclass{article} \makeatletter \def\toprule{\noalign{\ifnum0=`}\fi \hrule ...
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Two landscape tables in columns

I am trying to include two landscape tables on one page, with the first one being in the left column and the other placed in the right one. I have tried several solutions including the minipage ...
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ConTeXt center tabular

In ConTeXt, a tabular environment evidently does not behave a centered context. e.g.: \startalignment[center] \starttabular \NC item one \NC item two \NC\NR \NC item three \NC ...
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Columns spacing issue

I'm in the middle of a LaTeX battle with table attributes and so far I got to what you see above and the code I post below: \begin{center} \begin{table} \begin{tabular} ...