{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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Vertical numbering with multienumerate environment

I'm trying to get the numbering in the multienumerate environment to go vertically instead of horizontally. So, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multienum} \begin{document} ...
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Setting the position of an element using Tikz

Recently I've asked a question about "Inserting an image properly in a table", and I got nice answers. I decided to adopt the accepted one but now I have another problem. I thought it was a minor ...
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Inserting an image properly in a table

I'd like to insert those lines that from "Foo" point to the four different rows in the table. I've tries inserting an image but it doesn't come out right (please ignore the bad quality of the ...
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How do I stop tables from messing with alignment?

I'm new to TeX and I'm having a hard time understanding how paragraphs, alignment, indentation, and all that works. Some text here. \begin{tabular}{ l l } a & b \\ c & d \\ \end{tabular} ...
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How can I create a table where one cell spans several rows and all the text is justified?

I'm trying to create a table where the first column spans 3 rows and the text will wrap several times. The second and third columns will each have 3 rows in them. The cells in the second column will ...
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Table-aligned, randomized, repeatingly smaller icons for eyesight-chart

My daughter needs to train her eyesight in accordance to the LEA eyesight chart tests. I have manually created a new chart for her, but it really takes a long time randomzing the four icons and ...
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Vertical alignment of tables when using numbered list in LyX

I have a table on my numbered lists but the number is appearing in the middle, I want it to be at the top like normal. This is what it looks like when using tables. (Screenshot below) I've attached a ...
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Why does 65* become 65∗ when using dcolumn package to align digits?

I am using dcolumn package to align some numbers after the decimal point. However, some of this numbers have "*** signs" in order to relate them to additional information at the end of the table. ...
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PgfplotsTable: How to merge cell contents of two tables to one table?

I have two tables (sorry, inline tables are not working with pgfplotstable 2011/12/19 on my system, even with the option format=inline): Data table (data.csv): X,A,B U,1.1,1.2 V,2.1,2.2 ...
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Justify Table by Row

For example, is it possible to justify the first row of a table differently from the rest? Maybe there is a way to combine two tables to look like one? MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Chngcntr: \counterwithout not working

I need to place the tables section after my appendix. I've used \counterwithin{table}{section} to number appendix tables A.1, A.2, etc. Then I use \counterwithout{table}{section} so that the tables ...
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Adjusting S column in siunitx

I am a beginner in LaTeX, trying to use it for an industrial test report. I have numerous tables in my document, and I have recently discovered the capabilities of siunitx. I would like to use S ...
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Table growing with content and automated line break

I would like to have a tabular or something similar with one cell and the following behavior: The cell grows vertically and horizontally to fit the content of the cell but no more than \linewidth ...
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Best way to print key-value pairs: table, array or matrix?

I have a series of values that need to be printed row-wise in multiple columns. (These values, held as \def variables, are generated programatically and some of them can be empty strings.) The ...
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Adding a Caption to a Non-float Environment

I am attempting to add a caption to a non-float environment. The following is a MWE of how I'm trying to do it: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{l|l} ...
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Centering a Table

I have a tabular environment nested within a table environment which I'd like to place horizontally centered. What's the best way to achieve this? If the right thing to do is use the \centering ...
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Format nomencl in table style

For my thesis I wwant to format the nomencl in the same style as the rest. Simply put this means I want the nomencl to appear as follows: Symbol Quantity Unit t Time s rest ...
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Math inside tables and formatting

I'm trying to make a little summary of mathematic analysis, useful for my university, in LaTeX. I'm stuck in the problem of creating nice table, with alternate colouring containing equations with ...
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Automatically stretch table to evenly fill horizontal space?

I want to have my tables fill the entire width of the page (i.e., \textwidth). So far, the only thing I've managed to come up with is: \renewcommand{\tabcolsep}{4.4pt} By manually trying different ...
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Moving Table to Left and Adding Space to Columns

In the following table, the numbers take up too much room. I do not want to landscape the table because there are too many rows. So, I'd like to do both of the following: Create more space between ...
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Aligning Decimal Points in Table

I want to align two numbers in two different rows the decimal point. I do see a link for that here: Aligning numbers by decimal points in table columns However, I don't understand how to ...
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Adding Columns to a Table

I am trying to make a table with 10 columns. For some reason, when I add an 11th column, the table no longer compiles. Below is, I believe, a minimum working example. Specifically, the table ...
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Incorrect numbering on table broken over pages using longtabu

I've a problem with table numbering when using longtabu and my tables go onto a second page. This was picked up by the external examiner in my viva - how embarassing! Anyway, here's a MWE which ...
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How I can define last row on each page on multipage table?

Is there any way of determination last row of each page in multipage tables. For example if I want add double line on end of each page, or some special content of cells in last row. I use the ...
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verbatim text in ConTeXt tables

I want to create a table for a few blocks of source code. In LaTeX, I would do \hline \begin{lstlisting} abc; def; \end{lstlisting} \tabularnewline Is there a way to accomplish something like ...
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One footnote with two marks in the text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reference different places to the same footnote How can I have a single footnote but place the mark for it in multiple places on the page (in fact, in a single table). ...
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Sequent Calculus

What is sequent calculus? See wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sequent_calculus So basicaly I'd like to produce something like this: Maybe using Tikz?
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How to use tabular/array to arrange figures [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use images in a table? I'm looking for a solution for automatic alignment of figures within my tex-file. I would like to keep it as simple as possible. I have the ...
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Using different centring-methods within a table

I've got following table which is almost what I wanted to have. But it would be much better if cells with text would be aligned vertical (only vertical) and cells with -- would be aligned vertical ...
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Text alignment in tabular-environment

I would like to align the text within following table to the top and left. I'm pretty new to LaTeX so I have no clue. Sorry, if this questions has been asked already: \documentclass{article} ...
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Why does >{\centering} in my column spec produce an error?

I want to create a column in a tabular with column specifier 'p' and centred text. I have tried to achieve this using the example below. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \begin{document} ...
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\shortstack and vertical aligment in table?

\documentclass{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{cp{4cm}} \hline \shortstack{A\\B\\C\\D} & \lipsum[1] \\ \hline \end{tabular} \end{document} Results in : ...
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Is there something like “sidewayslongtable”?

Unfortunately my table is too wide to use longtable. In sideways it fits on width. Unfortunately it's too long to fit on one page. Is there something like sidewayslongtable, a way to combine ...
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Line break in table caption using beamer

I would like to add a line break in a centered table caption with beamer. I can't seem to figure it out. Here is sample code: \documentclass[xcolor=pdftex,svgnames,table]{beamer} ...
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Having problems aligning in a table with siunitx when using uncertainties in some power of 10

I'm trying to have a table, with an S column (from the siunitx-package) where the numbers are aligned to the \pm signifying uncertainty. Some values have uncertainties like 1.00 x 10⁴ and that seems ...
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Linking Latex Tables to Beamer [closed]

Is there a way to link Latex table titles to Beamer? If I change the table titles in Latex and I want to include these titles in my Beamer tables, is there a way to have these titles automatically ...
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Table spanning multiple pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I make a table that takes up more than a single page? I want to make a table in LaTeX span multiple pages in a way that it retains the same column headings on ...
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Minus sign in Table

What is the correct way of doing a minus sign in a LaTeX Table? The minus sign I'm doing seems much longer than the minus sign in math mode.
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pgfplotstable or datatool?

What are differences, which to use for including .csv, .tsv files ? Datatool ? pgfplotstable ? I've seen at question : How typeset a numeric table from a CSV file how person asked about fixing ...
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How to make table with caption appearing on \listoftables without \begin{table} environment? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Label and caption without float Create caption without float AND without caption-package? Here is an example of LaTeX document being compiled with pdflatex having ...
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APA6 Class - Single-spaced Tables for Manuscript

I'm trying to produce a manuscript for submission. I have tables that are fairly long and need to be single spaced. The apa6 class is double-spacing the entire document including the tables. I need ...
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Issues with multirow [closed]

For some reason, in TeXmaker, I have no issues using \multicolumn, but \multirow simply just does not exist in my program. I am trying to use both in a tabular environment and have the entire table ...
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How to draw an arrow to a table cell?

I'd like to draw something like drawing an arrow to a table cell. But in my case the arrow should be in the right side. Could you please change the following code: \documentclass{article} ...
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\footnotes in environment with \pushftn \popftn

Code proposed by David Carlisle works out-of-the box, cause has no package dependencies. It's comfortable solution of dealing with footnotes in environments needing \footnotemark+footnotetext. I have ...
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how to vertically align text in multirow cell with tabularx with renewcommand?

Here I come again, Following the indications on this url I managed to get almost exactly what I want. However the problem is that the first multirow cell (with text "5 and 6") is not vertically ...
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Table with multiple merging

Most of the places, examples for merging of cells in tables are given. But, I could not find a merging of cells in complicated fashion as shown below. This question may summarize all the possible ...
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Conflict between tabu and tabularx, when using siunitx

I have many tables set with {tabularx} but for some of the it seems easier to use {tabu} which works. But if I use both packages and gave the last X column in {longtabu} an S and optional argument it ...
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Using tabularx package with xtable package in R

I am trying to solve the problem of having a latex table (produced using the xtable from R, then combined into a tex file using Sweave), exceeding the margins of my LaTeX document. I found that one ...
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Dealing with a wide table that exceeds the document margins

I am looking for "global" and "local" solutions to the case where I have a table that goes "much" beyond the right and left margins of the page (meaning: cases where having no margins to the page ...
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Let the width of a cell be set by a picture

I wish to have a table with two rows - first one with a picture, and the second is some text (I know I can probably do it within the figure environment, but I want to do it on my own). I want the text ...