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width of paragraph in multicolumn tables

I have problem that I don't know how to solve. Look at \multicolumn{2}{p{18.5cm}}{bla} and please tell me how to set paragraph width to fill whole multicolumn space? I discovered this (18.5cm) value ...
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Why is the second column of my tabu not vertically aligned to the middle? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats) table, which is a basic 4x2 table. The cells that aren't part of the header will contain itemized text. All cells have to be ...
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Table in itemize

Is it possible to include a table in itemize? \begin{itemize} \item item 1 \begin{tabu}[X X] \toprule 150 & 150 \\ bottomrule \end{tabu} \item item 2 \end{itemize} The alignment should be: ...
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Vertical alignment of p multirow in tabu

I'm using tabu to create my tables. In one of the tables, I would like to have a multirow row and vertically align its content to top. -------------- --------------------------------- This is p col ...
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Misalignment of vertical lines in big LaTEX table

This is my code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{multirow} ...
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How to draw two \hline and two vertical line?

I want to draw a table with two \hline and two vertical line. But as shown in the figure, the first vertical line do not cross the two hline. How to solve this problem? \documentclass{article} ...
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Adding vertical rule into tabu

Community, :) I know it might sound like some noobish' question, but I have some trouble adding the last vertical rule into my tabu. I've retrieved the code from here: How to Create Comparison Tables ...
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Positioning of images/graphics in tables

I need to create a table where cells in one columns are images, not text. This is the code I'm using: \begin{table}[hbtp] \centering \begin{tabu} to \textwidth {|c|c|c|c|} \hline ...
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How do I make tabu and multicol play nice with each other? [closed]

I'm trying to write a document that will require lots of small tables (which contain other, nested tables) in a section of my document, which I want to put into a two-column section. I use tabu for ...
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Too little space between wrapped text and the line below it

Consider the following table example, the text in the second row is wrapped. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{tabu} ...
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Alignment issue with longtabu

I'm using longtabu to create a table. This is the code: {\footnotesize \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth {|l|c|c|l|l|c|c|c|c|} \hline \textbf{Frame} & \textbf{Cam} & \textbf{ID} & ...
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Tabu/Longtabu: Conditional Column Definition

I want to create a longtabu table with a conditional number of columns: In development mode, 5 columns should be visiable. In the final version, only the first and the last column should be visible. ...
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Using `minted` environment inside a `tabu` table

I am trying to use a piece of highlighted code using the minted package inside a tabu table: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{minted} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{tabu} \begin{document} ...
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Need help with long and wide table; tried longtabu, longtable, sidewaystable and nothing seems to fit!

I've literally been spending hours, trying to fit this long and wide table with a series of packages: tabu, longtabu, tabularx, sidewaystable, but nothing seems to fit. This is for a thesis so I ...
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How to make LaTeX (tabu, hhline) tables keep rowheights?

i want to typeset a long table across several columns / pages and want the table rows to keep register. my code looks basically like this: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{pagegrid} ...
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Table cell height too small when wrapping text

I have the following problem with my table: The height of the 2nd row is slightly too small and the text overlaps with the line at the bottom and the top of the cell. My code is below: ...
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Little indentation despite \noindent after tabu custom-environment

this question is about a (to me) mysterious little indent (looks like an ordinary blank...) after a custom-environment using the tabu-environment. Please compile this MWE: \documentclass[a4paper, ...
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longtabu with multicols?

I want to place a very long table into my document, i.e. a table which spans multiple pages. The table has a rather narrow width, so it should be set in multicolumn mode (2 or 3 columns). The text ...
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Free cell alignment in a table

I want to use the package tabu which I've heard is the latest and greatest package for creating tables to generate a table that looks like this: ------------------------------------- |A | ...
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Tabu part of text in cell not visible

I have problems with the tabu, when I make a table with the code below, the contents of the last column in the first row is not all visible. Why is this? \begin{table}[h] \caption{Explanation } ...
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Alternating column AND row colors with tabu? [closed]

There is a very convenient way to have alternating row colors in tabu using \taburowcolors{ .. }. But is there a way to do the same thing with columns plus alternating row colors ? What I want ...
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votes
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Cannot compile tabu

I have been trying to compile the following tabu environment with xelatex, but to no avail: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{tabu} \begin{document} \taburowcolors ...
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Multirows, multicolums and vertical centring in the tabu environment

I have a table, using the tabu environment, in which I would like multirow and multicolumn cells. Inside the cells, any content that doesn't vertically fill the cell should be vertically centred. ...
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Footnote in tabu table not shown

Which package should I use for proper footnote handling in tabu tables? I thought tabu was supposed to do everything tabularx does, but footnotes do not show up in tabu tables. Working (using ...
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LaTeX not recognizing \end found in a \newcommand

I'm trying to both start and end a table with \newcommand. I'd like to switch to using \EndTableSetupFourColumns (as it removes several warnings and is easier to understand for other readers) but for ...
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Dashed hline in longtabu (arydshln conflicts, does not work?)

I have a large table with the following requirements: Spans multiple pages (currently using longtable) The last column's text must wrap (using tabu's longtabu environment as tabularx does not ...
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Format time span for CV

I would like to add the month to the time span of moderncv. I order not to occupy much more space and still having a beautiful solution, I would like to do the following: Year - Year Month - Month ...
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Test for empty possibly itemized argument in tabu

For some reason, I can't test if #2 is empty in the following tabu use case. An Incomplete \ifx; all text was ignored after line 14 is thrown executing the following code. ...
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votes
1answer
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Table and \tikzexternalize

It might not be a usual thing to do but I need to put some tikz pictures in a Table with externalization. I did \documentclass{report} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{external} ...
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Soft midrule in table

3 small questions: 1) I'd like to put a soft \midrule in this table between Care type and the headers, but I'd like it to not quite reach the edge of the table: (at your discretion to mess with the ...
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Set the line separation in a tabu table equal to the line separation in the document

As is known, the tabu environment does not automatically adjust the vertical distance between a cell with multiple lines and another cell, cf. Text too close to cell border when having a nested tabu ...
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Centring a sidewaystable both horizontally and vertically

I'm trying to have a sideways table at the end of my document, however I can't seem to get it to centre to the A4 page perfectly like intended. Here's my preamble: ...
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Align (center) header row in table

I use @{\hskip 50pt} to separate columns in my table. The problem which arises is that I add this extra space after a multicolumn. This also moves the header row so that it is no longer centred. Is ...
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votes
1answer
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Expand table to use page width

I normally use the table and tabu environment to create my tables. I am new to LaTeX and after I while I realized tables look nicer when they use the whole page width rather than being just centered. ...
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Odd results using FP package inside table environment

I'm trying to create a number of running totals using the FP package. I define a macro for adding numbers to a running total and then I define a macro to output the final value. The problem I'm ...
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Row colored with alternatingly with \taburowcolors is pink

I'm making a table with tabu having alternating row color, but I'm getting a pink row, which is not a color that I defined. The code: \definecolor{lightb}{RGB}{217,224,250} \begin{table} ...
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How to span over variable number of cells?

I'm looking for a macro to span all cells in a tabu environment to get category headers in tables. This example does what I need for two columns. \begin{tabu} {XX} abc & def \\ ...
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votes
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Second Font dedicated for tables

How to put second font in table. First is Utopia Regular with Math Design as a main font. Second - TeX Gyre Heros, for tables. \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { ...
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votes
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Who can solve my text positioning problem in my colored tabu header row?

I've a positioning problem in my tabu header. If I define the text color with rowfont, the text in that row will jumping around like a rabbit. \documentclass[]{scrlttr2} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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1answer
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Adjust vertical spacing in tabular containing \href

I seem to be stumped by what seems like a basic tabular spacing issue (when an \href is used). The obvious solution of tweaking arraystretch does not seem to work. What I want is that the output of ...
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votes
2answers
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Vertical and horizontal alignment with tabu package

Another question led me to use tabu for the purpose of fitting one column to its content while allowing the others to stretch equally. This is my current code: \documentclass{article} ...
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votes
1answer
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Beamer tables like block structure look-and-feel

I am trying to define a type of table similar to the look-and-feel of beamer blocks. I tried the following (using the tabu for tables), but with no luck. ...
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votes
1answer
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Wrapping multicolumn in tabu

How do I get the text within a multicolumn to wrap when using tabu? I am hoping that tabu makes it somewhat easier than having to specify p with a manual specification of the width ...
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1answer
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newcolumntype, siunitx, tabu and illegal pream-tokens

I use tabu with siunitx for making my charts with MikTeX 2.9, tabu 2.8 and now siunitx v2.5g. Since last time using the updater \newcolumn commands like \newcolumntype D{X[1,c]{% ...
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Strange problem with `longtabu`

I would like to share with you a quite simple example LaTeX is not able to compile. I use the longtabu environment provided by tabu package. I am using commands from booktabs as recommended in the ...
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1answer
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Many vertical alignment problems with tabu table

I use tabu to easily specify colors for different parts of my table. Also the X column makes life easier. I have some problems regarding vertical placement: In the linked figure you can see many ...
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1answer
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content-independent total height

I am generating a table from a program with two pairs of name/value columns. Each pair forms a two column tabu table and the two tables are then nested in an overall tabu table to get the effect. I ...
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Duplicated tablefootnotes with longtabu

I Have a very wide table that where I want to have footnotes. I found that one way to make the table fit in my page was to use tabu and longtable. And the package tablefootnote for the in table ...
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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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longtabu and floats: wrong table breaks on pages with floats

I noticed that the tabu package seems to have problems with its longtabu environment, if it is placed on a page, where a float already is placed. Consider the following MWE: ...