{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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Many multirows in table

I am trying to achive something like this Name | Age | Sex | AverageGrade | Subject | Grade | --------------------------------------------------------- | | | |Maths ...
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Copy table row n times

I would like to copy the row of a table, let say, n times, but unfortunately my sample below does not compile. It is my understanding that the \foreach command should copy what is in its argument but ...
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LaTeX - Cline - Amendment at the right end

Cline command in connection with a text at the right end. Is this possible? Concretely, I want to present via the \cline command a time bar within tabular, which has at its right end a \triangleright ...
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How can I set the cell margins in a table? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Column padding in tables How can I set (modify the default values) the internal, i.e., top/bottom/left/right, cell margins in a table?
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Centering does not appear to work in table

Hi I just can't get the text in row 3 to centre. Array package is loaded. Any help greatly appreciated. \centering \begin{tabular}{|c|m{5cm}|} \hline STATE & EVENT \\ \hline The vase was ...
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Placing a .pdf file in the center with \multirow

The following is my code \begin{sidewaysfigure} \centering \scalebox{0.9}{\begin{tabular}{c|c|cc} \emph{}&\emph{a}&\emph{b}&\emph{c}\\ \hline \rotatebox{90}{text}&\multirow{2}{*}{ ...
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huge table + footnote-ish thing

I have a book, which is basically a 100-page table. I use xtab package to layout this book. The book has a list of 100-ish definitions, which are referenced multiple times in the table. Think of a ...
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Making scientific table with AASTex package - is there a better option?

I really like the formatting of tables offered by the AASTex package. AASTex Generator But it is not quite what I need in terms of flexibility. Here is some code for a table I am making. I don't ...
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Latex error: \begin{document} ended by \end{table}

I'm getting the following error from my Latex code: \begin{document} ended by \end{table} But the error is not what the message says, because the begin{document} is ended by \end{document}. The ...
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Tables environment

I have a question about breaking lines and pages in table environment. I know, there are some solutions as using longtable package, however, it is quite complicated and I don't know how to work with ...
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Long table in landscape mode with alternating row colors does not work with \multicolumn

I am trying to put together a longtable in landscape mode over several pages using the longtable package. The idea is simple. I want alternating row colors in the main body of the table. However, ...
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Multilevel enumerate inside tabularly environment generates incorrect numbering

I'm trying to include a enumerate list in an tabularly environment, but the numbering gets wrong when I add more than one level of depth to the list. \begin{table}[H] \begin{minipage}{\linewidth} ...
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Subequations inside a table

I am trying to insert a subequation system inside a table. This is the idea of what I want: \begin{table*}[tb] \centering \caption{Device Modelling Specifications.} \label{tab:deviceModelling} ...
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How to use alternate table coloring with wrapping column?

I am working on table in which the last column is wrapped with a command \Addbreakable. I need to color alternate rows as well. But I can do either \Addbrekable or coloring alternate rows. Note: ...
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Weird imperfect table, horizontal line overflow

I've this weird problem where the horizontal lines in a table are overflowing. It might be due to one of the many packages, I'm not sure. Is there a way to forcefully fix the table border. The latex ...
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table from pdf to latex

Ciao guys I am making a presentation using beamer. It is based on an online research article. Let's say there's a pdf file with a table consisting of 4 columns and 5 rows. What would be the easiest ...
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How can I anchor TikZ matrix cell contents to 'baseline' without shifting cell location?

The cells in my tables often contain expressions with superscripts. This results in a text baseline that appears to "wander" between adjacent cells. For example \begin{tikzpicture}[every ...
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endfloat and ctable are incompatible?

It seems that endfloat and ctable are incompatible: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{endfloat} \usepackage{ctable} \begin{document} \ctable[caption = Queries available, pos = H, center, ...
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Subdividing a column in a tabular

I recently had to make a table that came out more or less like this: \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|} \hline Head 1 & Head 2\\ \hline 1 & \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{A}\\ \hline 2 & ...
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How to remove vertical-line gap on right side of tables when adding space between header and content?

I use the supertabular environment to create a table containing images. I defined that the header should be separated from the content by a single line. Because the first image in table is on the line ...
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How to wrap text in a table when there are no spaces at which to break the line?

I have a lot of text in table. I want to wrap it with in 2cm. In the last column, I have [1][2][3].....[89][100] but the column width is only 2 cm. It is supposed be wrapped by itself. How can I ...
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Table wrapper breaks when using svn-multi and booktabs

I have a bizarre problem with a customised table wrapper in conjunction with booktabs and svn-multi. The MWE below illustrates the issue. The wrapper myTable works fine if: either booktabs is not ...
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Use of \hiderowcolors & \showrowcolors within LyX

Loading the xcolor package with the [table] option provides the command(s) \rowcolors(*) for alternate table row coloring. Any attempt, however, to use \hiderowcolors and \showrowcolors inside table ...
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Table generating error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 19 simple tables giving “TeX capacity exceeded” / “Too many unprocessed floats”? TexStudio 2.3 Miktex2.9 Hi everybody I am kind if new to LaTeX. ...
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pdfpages doesn't allow me to draw a thick horizontal line in “tabular”

I have the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{caption,sansmath} \usepackage{array} \DeclareCaptionFont{sansmath}{\sansmath} \captionsetup{textfont={sf,sansmath}} ...
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Table including rows of a master table

I have a big master-table* containing reference items and that is a simple cross-project database of such items. Now I'd like to include in different documents parts of this master table and select ...
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how to redefine the `\\` in a tabular environment?

I want to redefine the tabular environment, such that each for example \begin{tabular}{c|c} AAA&BBB\\ CCC&DDD\\ \end{tabular} would produce (for example) AAA,BBB;CCC,DDD; Question 1 In ...
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Arrows between two tables

I'd like to connect two cells from different tables using arrows. How can this be achieved?
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Text wrapping in multirow columns [duplicate]

How do I make the long multirow cell wrap its text? Ideally I'd like to be able to specify a width for the entire column. The text should also be centered both vertically and horizontally. ...
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Centering tabular: Why does this work?

About a month ago, someone asked how to align a tabular environment around the intercolumn space, which was something I'd been trying to figure out for a brief eternity. Werner's answer worked more ...
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table doesn't work with baposter

I am making a poster with baposter. When I want to make a talbe (put in \headerbox{}), I got error message: ! LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode. See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for ...
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Tabular: Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph at lines

I read all the questions regarding the error message Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph at lines but I am still not sure if my code is correct. The problem is with the tabular of a table. ...
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Putting an arrow next to table

I have a table. Each row in that table represents data at a certain point of time. Lower rows represent data for later times. To illustrate this, I'd like to draw an arrow at the side (which doesn't ...
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Evenly distributing column widths

Consider the following hunk of code: \begin{tabular}{| c | c | c | c | c | c | c | } \cline{2-7} \multicolumn{1}{c}{} & \multicolumn{3}{|c|}{Fantastical aardvarks} & ...
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Safeguard an environment against tabular mode

The semantics of a given environment require that it is typeset inside a minipage if it is used inside a tabular. If I add the minipage declaration for a positive check for "internal" mode in the ...
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A bit larger spread between rows of a 2x2 table

The following is my expression: \begin{equation} \left[ \begin{tabular}{c|c} $y$ & $a_{bc}$ \\ \hline $a_{ab}^T$ & $y$ \end{tabular} \right]. \end{equation} Note ...
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Insert libreoffice table as input

This question led to a new package: odsfile Suppose you have an localc spreadsheet myspread.ods and you want to insert the content of the range H4:I40 as a table into your latex document. I ...
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How to arrange table rows in multiline like rowspan but with same color?

I am working on LaTeX and R. My result in table are in one line (comma seprated) and i want them to be in multiline but within same row (like rowspan). I tried to use newline but that does not ...
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Table layout problem

I have a problem with a table. Since I am a day zero newbie in latex, please bare with me. This is what I did: \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|l|p{0.5\textwidth}|} \hline ...
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Strange indent using tabular in titlingpage

I need to create a simple problem description page for my thesis. This will also be the title page of the document. I'm using the memoir class. I tried to use the tabular environment to align some ...
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I cannot create the table in latex, why?

I am trying to create a table in LaTeX. I have a file with few tables, and when I try to create one more, it yields the following errors: There are several problems at this line: Missing number, ...
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Border matrix with multiple indices on top and bottom

How can I write a matrix where there is an index at the top and also at the bottom? \bordermatrix doesn't seem to have an option for multiple indices.
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How to prevent tables from being wider than the text width in ConTeXt?

I have some tables like this: \starttabulate[|l|l|] \HL \NC Title 1 \NC Title 2 \NC\NR \HL \NC This is a sentence. \NC This is another sentence. \NC\NR \HL \stoptabulate ...
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Multicolumn 3 out of 6 doesn't work

I'm trying to make a multicolumn in a 7 columns tabular. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|l|l|l|} \hline & \multicolumn{6}{c|}{Parameters}\\ \hline We don't care ...
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Insert text line in array

I am looking for a (clean) way to keep text aligned in a situation like the following: thesis under the direction of: [tab] Title [&] Name [&] University with the supervision of: ...
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siunitx: How to get bold, aligned entries and how to align when units differ in length?

I tried my first steps with siunitx, but I have trouble achieving the following in the minimal example below: 1) aligning the entries in the first column with respect to the decimal dot 2) getting a ...
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Change caption font size

I want to change the font size of a single rotated table caption (definitely not all the captions in all my tables/figures) Right now I can wrap the text inside the \caption around a \scriptsize{} ...
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Alignment troubles with tabular, pgfuseimage and multirows

I'm stuck with some alignment problems in tabular: and in draft mode: The point is that the bottom left one should take the whole space without overflooding the bottom (so to speak) The original ...
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Align table caption with left border of longtable

Subj. I cannot use singlelinecheck=off because it aligns it to the left border of the page. And why table is too narrow? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} ...
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How to execute command on every table column

I have a table where I have to execute the same command for every entry in the table. For example: \ibibleverse{Matthew}(1:1) & \ibibleverse{Mark}(1:1) & \ibibleverse{Luke}(1:1) \\ ...