{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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How to color alternate rows in latex? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create alternating rows in a table? I am working on colored table but i need make alternate table colorful. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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erraneous text in a LaTeX tabular array created using custom macros

I have a tabular array that is based on David Carlisle's answer to Generating LaTeX tabular code during compilation. I have modified the code so that columns and rows are defined in different ...
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How to align decimal separator inside a specific table?

The table comes from the excellent answer of Philippe Goutet about this question : \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{array,booktabs} % I add booktabs AM ...
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Cell colouring a multirow in LyX

I've got a multirow cell and I need to make it all have one background colour, but I'm having trouble achieving this. I've defined my color (lightgreen) in the preamble, but don' know how to apply it ...
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imagen beside a math

how I can make me stay in the following way but instead of using $ using the command / begin {align} for me to number the mathematical formulas to reference them later? \begin{center} ...
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Error while using colors in latex table?

I am working on color table and using code below. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{array,ragged2e} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \usepackage[framemethod=TikZ]{mdframed} ...
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Creating a simple table article; multi line table headings, display date on same line as caption and double underlines

I have written my first LaTeX document, and although it broadly looks like how I want it to, I want to polish it further to give it a bit more of a profession look - alas, this si where I have come ...
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Error when using tabular environment

I'm trying to create a simple table, but it just won't compile. Here's a sample bit of code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage{array} ...
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Vertical Line Length in Table

I am practicing LaTeX by recreating tables from one of my professor's textbooks. I came across an example I can't recreate entirely. The problem is that vertical lines in between cells of the table ...
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generating LaTeX tabular code during compilation

I use LaTeX for scientific reporting in brain imaging (fMRI). I have a tabular array in LaTeX, that contains quite a lot of rows and columns, which both are brain regions and in the each intersecting ...
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Wrapping file paths in tables [closed]

I am programmatically creating LaTeX documents. Now, what I wish to do is to have a table in which a file path wraps. I expected I'd be able to do this by defining that column of the table as a ...
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How to put the list of figures into a table

How can I get a “list of figures” of the following type? List of figures Exactly, this list of figures is set as a table. I know this cannot be obtained by the command \listoffigures directly, but ...
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vertical text orientation (multiple rows) in tabular environment

I would like to create a table that is labelled like the axis of a plot, i.e. a vertical orientation of the y-axis' label. This is what I have \begin{tabular}{rc|c|c|c|} ...
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table breaks spanning multiple pages

i'm having an issue with a table that spans multiple pages and breaks across columns that span several rows. my code is listed below. the problem is that on page 1, row 1 shows up with foo1, bar1 ...
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Table specific questions

I use report class and I have just started working with tables. I have created one: \begin{table} [ht] \centering \caption{Ut convallis pharetra augue at aliquet} \label{table1_disc_log} \small ...
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Properly align numbers with units in table

I need to typeset a table comparing, among other things, the temporal resolution of certain datasets. Ordinarily, I would put the common unit into the table header, and only list the values in the ...
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How can I make a table like the type in this image in LaTeX?

I'm trying to make a table like the one in following image in LaTeX but I'm unsure how to go about it. I've been using the tabular environment from the booktabs package, but the following code ...
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How to align rows in Tikz nodes & tabular environment

In the attached image, you can see the text is not aligning properly. At the end it started to align as required. Sorry I can not reduce the MWE any more. since the preamble in big so I will put ...
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How can I left-justify a paragraph cell in a table?

I have a table of maths as below, where I've used the p{} attribute to allow the list of partitions to wrap inside the cell. The problem is that it also justifies the column, which looks very strange ...
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Wrap text inside tabular environment without changing a lot of code

I used the following code: \begin{tabular}{|c|c|l|} \hline Pin Number & Pin Name & Analog Function\\ \hline \hline 1& 4xOUTZ& Yaw-rate or Z-rate output voltage 4 times amplified ...
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How to define a table in documentclass?

Consider a simple table in the document: \begin{tabular}{ l c r } 1 & 2 & 3 \\ 4 & 5 & 6 \\ 7 & 8 & 9 \\ \end{tabular} How we can define this table within the ...
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Table of Figures

Is there a nice way to include multiple figures in the format of a table? I want it to look something like the following mock-up (pardon my terrible MS Paint skills), and am willing to include any ...
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Vertical centred alignment of text in table cell

I would like to know how to put vertical centered text inside a table cell. The problem with m column type is that i'm actually using tabularx to auto detect the width of the columns ...
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Highlight a table row with a rectangular overlay

I am trying to highlight the row of a table by drawing a rectangle over that row. A wrinkle is that the code for the table is pre-written from external statistical software and then included in the ...
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alignment of multicolumn cell

Consider this table \begin{tabular}{lr@{}l} Bla & \multicolumn{2}{c}{A $\to$ B} \\ \hline X & 23.1&* \\ Y & 7.5& \end{tabular} which produces The second column ...
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Conditional command (depending of the arguments)

I have the commands: \def\tabfive{% \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.1} \begin{tabular}{p{0.18\linewidth}p{0.18\linewidth}p{0.18\linewidth}p{0.18\linewidth}p{0.18\linewidth}} \fiveoptions ...
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white text on black background in entire table

I am looking for a way have white text on black background in the PDF output of PDFLaTeX applied to a document containing a basic table with dividing lines and some colored links. Using ...
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How to place two ctables side by side

ctable, not a regular table/tabular. How can I get two narrow ctables to go side by side? I want them to be subtables of a larger table, just two independent tables side by side. I've tried using a ...
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Caption and footnote width with ctable

I am using ctable and I have a table with footnotes. Since the table is narrow, the caption text is squeezed in the table width, which looks odd. I can use mincapwidth to specify a minimum width for ...
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Centering table column titles above comma-aligned numbers

I am trying to make the following table look nice. With that I want the title to be centered horizontally, and the numbers to be alligned at comma. Here is how it looks now: And my code. ...
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Recreate efficiently this figure

I am writing a technical document, and I need to explain several steps of a construction which use matrices and linear equations. I was puzzled how I would create my figures and one paper I reference ...
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Full page table template

I am making a manual with LaTeX and at the end of the manual I want to insert a full-page blank table where I can have people sign to acknowledge that they have read the manual. Currently I am doing ...
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Table Spanning the Textwidth

I am trying to create a very simple, one row table that spans the linewidth. When I use the following command: \begin{tabular*}{\linewidth}{l@{\extracolsep{\fill}}r} Entry 1 & Entry 2 ...
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Horizontal and vertical alignment of a picture in a table

I want to align a picture in a cell of a table. Following works as I want for the text in the top left cell and the picture is already vertically aligned, but not horizontally: ...
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Footnotes tabularx-environment LaTeX

I've been trying to find a satisfying solution to the footnotes-in-tables-problem for hours now. Nothing I come across seems to work the way it should. Still, in the tabularx package documentation it ...
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Vertical justification and getting rid of extra line segments (in the first cell)

I am working on a table. My problem is that the text in the column "Type" for instance is not vertical justified. In addition I have an extra line segment at the bottom of the very first cell. ...
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Retrieve the color definition in HTML

I need to build a table of this type: STUFF | COLOR | PICTURE | COLOR DEFINITION To retrieve the color definition, I tried to use \extractcolorspecs expecting that the third argument { color-cmd ...
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Horizontal Filling with LaTeX Tabular

So, this is a case of "It's LaTeX, surely there's a better way of doing this." I've tried using tabular*, tabularx, and a few other things, but I don't quite get what I'm doing wrong with any of ...
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Using ctable package with apa6 class

I'm trying to use ctable since it's much easier to work with than threeparttable and all of its additional packages but I get an error stating that "Command \tnote already defined". I think it's ...
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how to fix the width of the columns in the latex table?

I have a table with long heading names. I want to fix the the width of the columns. When I do so the text flows out if the column. Any suggestion about fixing it. Here is the example ...
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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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Why doesn't the first column wrap text to its width?

I have the following code \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|p{2cm}|p{6cm}|p{1cm}|p{1cm}|p{1cm}|} \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{} & ...
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Execute non-expandable code inside a tabular environment

As there is no Expandable version of \InputIfFileExists or \IfFileExists, the question arises whether it is possible to execute non-expandable code in a tabular environment after all: File main.tex: ...
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Expandable version of \InputIfFileExists or \IfFileExists

From this question: Cannot use \toprule when doing \input inside tabular -- why? I know that everything inside the tabular environment should better be expandable. The MWE below suggests that ...
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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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Error in tabular code generated from Excel2LaTeX

I used Excel2LaTeX to create a table in LaTeX and here is the code that gives me an error. % Table generated by Excel2LaTeX from sheet 'Sheet1' \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Add ...
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Are there any tools that convert a table from MS Word to LaTeX tabular format?

I have a really big table in MS Word and would like to convert it to tabular format automatically. I'm using Texmaker and their quick tabular wizard is good but it doesn't let you copy paste data ...
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Cannot use \toprule when doing \input inside tabular — why?

Using \input inside a tabular environment does not seem to work in all cases, but I don't see why. The MWE below gives the following error message: ! Misplaced \noalign. \toprule ->\noalign ...
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Rotate table with caption: “Not in outer par mode. \begin{table}[h]”

I would like to rotate one table with caption however it returns me an error Missing \endgroup inserted ...omparação de Gerenciadores de Documento} Undefined control sequence \end{sideways} ...
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Adjust size and position of a PGFplots plot

I created a 2x2 array where each box contains a subfigure. For three subplots I use \addplot3 from PGFplots with colorbar and in the other, a \addplot. Due to the use of colorbar, the symmetry of the ...