{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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fitting table to single column and error messages

edited table, as it is now 25/12-2014, However 2´ed row is not completely aligned, and table does not fit a two column layout. any examples of a simple fix are greatly appreciated, and please ...
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How to create a longdivision table?

I need to make this for a post on MSE:here: Apparently I tried using tabular but it doesn't work, then i used array(it works) but \overline{..&...} doesn't parse, so i tried cline{} and i also ...
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Forcing paracol to look like a tabular

Consider the following tabularx construction: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{lipsum,tabularx} \begin{document} \noindent ...
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complex table with split and merged cells

I would like to make a table like the one in the following screenshot. I could use \multicolumn to create the second row with S1,S2 etc. In the next stage i couldn't split the cells for 'V' and 'I'. ...
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Aligning a table entry to the right

I want to adjust a column of a table, such that the heading is centred, the rest rows are left aligned, which I managed myself (see figure). Now, all rows have an additional attribute (length), which ...
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Dividing long sentence to several lines in table

I have a sentence in a table that is too long and makes my table go out of the page. How can I make the sentence divide into several lines so it doesn't ruin the layout of the table? ...
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How to generate a dynamic bubble answer sheet for multiple-choice exam

I want to produce a bubble answer sheet where the number of questions are shown by \qCount. It is always below than 100. Is it possible to produce it dynamically? I cannot print the question numbers ...
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Automatically creating a table from datatool using references in the text (merging solution into format of question)

In Automatically creating a table from datatool using references in the text I asked a question about datatool automatically generating a table based on references to the text. David Carlisle ...
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LaTeX Multiple Table Alignment Horizontally and Vertically

I am trying to align multiple table and tried in several different ways, unfortunately none of them works. Here i have attached a sample code for your perusal. Will you please suggest me how to get ...
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padding for cells of one column not for all cells of table

I want that just one of my columns cells have top padding. I tried : \def\arraystretch{factor}% but the result is not ideal. because I don't want all columns have the top padding. is there anyway ...
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Can't center or “enter” (in the right column) inside a two- (or more-) column translation-tabular

This article is a follow-up of my old post: Drawing a vertical line inside a tabular or inside the parallel package (and how to expand parallel to have more than 2 columns. Still, it seems impossible ...
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LyX and classicthesis: Linespacing of notes within floating table like footnotes

I use LyX and the classicthesis template. Now I want to add some lines of notes below a floating table (within the floating environment). In principle, this works without any problems, but the ...
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Extra spacing in cell using \pbox in \pgfplotstabletypeset

I am using a straight-forward \pgfplotstabletypeset. Because I wanted to insert a manual break in one of the cells to decrease the width of that cell, I added a \pbox as suggested in ...
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Automatically generating table using \multido

First: This question is similar to Generate rows in table using \multido (or something similar). Consider the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{multido} ...
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How to draw multi row multi colum table with many filelds

I need to create a table of the type given below. But I am not getting this. Could anyone here help me? Thank you
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Multiple references to the same footnote inside a table environment

I followed the steps in this answer to get multiple references to the same footnotes working. As shown in this minimal example, the solution is working great for footnotes in the text, also getting ...
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Trouble with a table in latex

I am trying to create a table using the following code: \begin{center} \begin{table}[h!] \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|}\hline \\ Test users & Operating system & Browser & Screen ...
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caption for \starttables

How can I put caption for a \starttables? I am using context to generate a pdf with captions on top of tables, which are to be auto-numbered. I have tried \placetable, but without any success. Also, ...
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When I type the following code, the table comes above the question. How can I make it appear below the question?

\begin{question} Calculate the reverberation time of hall of 1500 \si{m^3} volume having a seating capacity for 120 persons when \\ (i) when the hall is empty \\ (ii) with full capacity audience \\ ...
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Textsize changes with \par

This is somehow a follow-on post of Newline linespacing problems within a table cell. What i want to do is having different font styles in one table cell. I've learnt so far that a local size change ...
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How can I modify the classicthesis margins only for the tables?

I would like to include some longtables and deluxetables in my PhD thesis written with classicthesis, but I find two problems: The deluxetable is not floating. The longtable is truncated on the left ...
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How to use ERT command to long tables that is provided for float table

I have been provided with ERT (Evil Red Text) command which when used for float tables, displays the caption of the table as Table 1.1 in List of Tables. I want to know how I can use such command for ...
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Vertically centering of text in multirow in table when using \cmidrule

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \DeclareSIUnit[mode = text]\kroner{kr.} \usepackage{booktabs,multirow} \newcommand*\mr[2]{\multirow{#1}{*}{#2}} ...
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How to generate an answer key of a multiple-choice exam?

I have a number of multiple-choice questions. I want to produce an answer key (a small table with nx5 cells where the answer places are somehow highlighted). My code (from another post ) is shown ...
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Newline linespacing problems within a table cell

I have problems with the linespace inside a longtable environment when forcing a linebreak. Following code should illustrate the problem. ...
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Increasing row height of table [duplicate]

My MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \newcommand{\sgn}{\operatorname{sgn}} \begin{document} \begin{table}[!htpb] \centering \caption{Commonly used candidate CLFs.} ...
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Complicated trilingual dictionary, help formatting to look more professional?

This dictionary is for Taiwanese, English, and Chinese. First off: Here's an example PDF of the first few entries: http://goo.gl/aNfGnN And here's the full .tex in its current state: ...
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How to put a full-width table at the top or bottom of the same two-column page as the reference text?

I'm posting today because I would like to reduce white space in a document I'm writing. The content is two-columns but I have floating tables that span across both columns (table*). At some point, ...
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Table error: Not in outer par mode

I'm using Latex and Sweave. The example below is a MWE of my .Snw file. \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[portuguese]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{colortbl} ...
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In apa.cls [man] mode, how do you get the table to go with text?

My table consistently skips to the very last page! Is this simply a function of the doc mode? I have tried various float controlling methods like \FloatBarrier, etc., but nothing has been successful ...
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\ref{label>} yields the chapter [duplicate]

When I refer to a table in text, the \ref{<labeloftable>} statement produces the chapter number in which the table resides, instead of the number of the table. Any help would be welcomed!
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change the fontsize of text and space between columns in a table

I try to make a table to a two columns document but the space between columns and the fontsize in the table is big and extend more than the space I would like to fill. How could I reduce the space ...
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Tables or other ways to achieve complex page layout

Posting it as a new question, also related to this question as well as maybe relevant in this context of table formatting... What about some things that, to my knowledge, no (other) word processor can ...
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Vertical space in table columns

I am creating following form. The table is meant to be filled manually using pen or pencil. But the space that becomes available in each line is limited (vertical). How can I increase vertical space ...
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Problems aligning text in a table

I am having problems with a table. It seems that I am unable to align my table correctly. The text between the second and third row should be aligned; also the text is very close to the top bar. Is ...
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french: Table or Tableau, and small caps, or plain

There are already quite a few questions on how to change the name and style of the captions, this is not what my question is about. I'm looking for guidance on the right choices to make to comply ...
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Values not aligned when using tabulary

I have a problem with properly displaying following table: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{tabulary} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{float,lscape} \usepackage{longtable} ...
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Flexible inclusion of floating environments from external files

I'm interested in using the approach described in the following exchange: Move figures around in a document with a simple command In a nutshell, the idea is to store labeled figure and table ...
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Long table without page breaks

I'm looking to create a long table of results to be shown on a computer and therefore, I'd like to change the normal a4 or US letter (which is too small) for a document whose size changes with the ...
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Using floatrow or \FBWidth to prevent captions from wrapping around

I have two tables side by side like so: \documentclass[11pt,reqno]{amsart} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{enumerate} ...
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Vertical top align gloss with \gll from gb4e in tabular

I looked through the questions but couldn't find someone with the same problem. \documentclass[12pt,a5paper]{book} \usepackage{gb4e} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} ...
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How to extract each pair of two adjacent cells of a table into a separate tight page?

For the sake of simplicity, I provide a table as follows. I cannot make it simpler because simplification probably no longer match my real scenario. The code below was written by me and modified ...
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table column break paragraph indendation

I would like to indent the linebreaking in table. My expecting output is My MWE IS: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{table} \caption{A summary of the default ...
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Vertical spacing options in tables built under the tabularx package

Goals: Add a space above and below the text line containing the Table 1's column headers. Add a space below the second hline. Add a space above the third hline. The code below contains the ...
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How to use minipage and rotate 90 degrees

\documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{booktabs} % nice rules \usepackage{adjustbox} % adjusting table (too wide) \usepackage{rotating} % sidewaytables ...
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An error I get trying to number tables consecutively with theorems

egreg kindly answered my (previously-asked) question about giving numbers the same numbering as theorems here: Numbering tables sequentially. Unfortunately, this very good solution seems to be ...
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How to force multiple tables onto a single page?

I am doing the final layouting pass on a book, and while LaTeX does "the right thing" most of the time, and the occassional ugliness can be tweaked with minor touches to the text, there are cases ...
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Table still too wide by using \textwidth and tabulary

High everyone, I'm having the problem that certain tables, like the one i'm going to quote here, are going beyond the textwidth eventhough I use the options \textwidth with tabulary. The table has ...
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Align large vertical delimiters (brackets) to rows of a table?

I’m trying to typeset a table of data, with brackets (i.e. }) at the right-hand side to show a classification of the rows.  Something like: ----------------------- | Aardvark | Armenia | \ ...
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Adding image next to text in table

I have a text in a 3 row table like as follows \begin{wrapfigure}{r}{3in} \centering \includegraphics{style3color.png} \end{wrapfigure} \begin{tabular*}{7in}{l@{\extracolsep{\fill}}r} a \\ b \\ c ...