{tabularx} is a package that defines an environment tabularx, an extension of tabular which has an additional column designator, X, which creates a paragraph-like column whose width automatically expands so that the declared width of the environment is filled.

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hdashline with tabularx together with custom row height is not working

I tried to set up a table with different custom row height and a dashed line. I'm using tabularx for the table and arydshln for the dashed line. When I import arydshline before tabularx it starts ...
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Tabular cells with exact same width and multicolumn

I tried to design a table with some very specific preferences: The table should span across the whole width Each cell can have a different alignment Each cell has exactly the same width Some cells ...
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Overfull \hbox (15.0pt too wide)

I have multiple tables which look like this: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|l|X|l|} \hline \textbf{ID} & \textbf{Description} \\ \hline 336858 & The description \\ \hline \end{tabularx} and ...
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tex4ht removes spaces in array column when including a package even if the package is not used

In the following cases, Tex4ht generates an HTML file with no spaces between the columns of the matrix if some package is included, even if the package is not used. Removing the package, the space ...
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ltablex inside environment throws \end -error

I wanted to use a tabularx (ltablex package) inside an environment, but there is an error (but it still builds okay). I'm using ltablex, because I want a longtable spanning several pages with the ...
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tabularx “Missing number, treated as zero” error

error: ! Missing number, treated as zero. } l.16 \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth} {x x x x} MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,fleqn]{book} % ...
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Unwanted padding in tabular columns when cells contain multiple rows

Whenever I need to create a cell with multiple rows in a tabular environment, I usually create enclose the contents of the cell within a tabular environment within the cell. This has been a great fix ...
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Automatic cell colouring using cellcolor: Undefined Control Sequence

I am trying to produce a table, using tabularx, where the cells are coloured automatically depending upon their value. I want to use the \cellcolor command as it will fill the whole cell, rather than ...
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Problem with subcaptions in subtables

I am trying to implement a table with several subtables, but working with subcaption does not work neither when I try tabularx. This subtables have different number of columns. with the following code ...
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Redefinition of tabularx column not applying to all columns

I obeserve a strange behaviour when trying to get text vertically centered in tabularx cells. According to a suggestion, I tried \renewcommand{\tabularxcolumn}[1]{m{#1}} which works so far as it goes. ...
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table with many columns

I have some questions about the below table: If I omit the margins, the table will completely get disordered. I want to have the two 4 columns in the middle to have a slight distance with each other ...
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Creating special table [duplicate]

How can I create a table such as following: I do not know how can I have A and B in the middle of four rows ?
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Alignment in tabularx environment

I want to generate a table that looks approximately as follows: I want to use tabularx to have equidistant cells for the cells that are below the second row and right of the first column. Here is ...
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Table with multiple rows and columns

I just want to create a table with multiple rows and columns, here is a very suitable solution:Table rowspan and colspan, but can anyone help me to get a variable column width rather than the equal ...
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How do I fix this table?

The table is big in length and width, hence top and bottom of the table are chopped off from the table generated in a pdf file. Here goes the latex code. \documentclass{article} ...
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tabularx vs ltablex

I have been working with tables spanned over multiple pages as well as I want "x" functionality as well. I have been successfully working with tabularx (along with threeparttable) for now. It seems to ...
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Tabular table wordbreak

I've got the following table (generated by pandoc html => tex): \begin{longtable}[c]{@{}lll@{}} \toprule\addlinespace \begin{minipage}[b]{0.23\columnwidth}\raggedright Naam \end{minipage} & ...
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Whats the problem with the following code?

\begin{table} \caption{Description of the data sets} \newcolumntype{R}{>{\raggedright \arraybackslash} X} \newcolumntype{S}{>{\centering \arraybackslash} X} ...
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Table spreaded over multiple pages . Tabularx [duplicate]

To spread the table over multiple pages I know the utility islongtable But it seems that it doesn't work for tabularx . what is the solution. there may be duplication of question but couldn't find ...
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Align the word input of algorithm2e with a tabularx table

I'm referring to this post. I like the idea from 'a different ben' of the tabularx table inside the \Input command. But I would like to have the word Input: at the top, on the same line as the first ...
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tabularx table and the indentation from the addmargin environment

I have a problem with the indentation done by the addmargin environment of the koma script and the use of tabularx table. Clearly the \textwidth uses the original width of the text and not the smaller ...
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tabularx: underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in alignment

I'd like to have table of 15cm with fixed-width cells. I use tabularx package. For some reason, the following code gives underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in alignment . What causes this warning? How ...
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Tabularx and short caption causes error

I'm trying to construct a multi-page, landscape table with variable column widths. It was working until I started to get a problem with the caption. If I try to include a short caption I get the error ...
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Alignment of multi-columns and line breaks within cells

I am failing to set up a complex APA table once again. Actually, I need a table like shown below: My current MWE: \documentclass[12pt,ngerman]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Problem with setting up a tabularx table

I am trying to set up a tabularx table with very long item descriptions in first column \documentclass[12pt,ngerman]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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table badly too wide

I got a bad problem with the width of my table. I can't get the point why its so wide. I'm using latexmk. Here's my code: \documentclass[final,12pt,abstracton,oneside,a4paper, ...
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organize columns in table

I made a table with this code: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper,openright]{report} \usepackage[portuguese]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How can I place dot2tex graphs next to each other?

I have two dot2tex graphs that have a relatively large height and small width. The combined width of the graphs is considerably smaller than the text width. For example: ...
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Really big table troubles

I have a really big problem here. I have to insert a big table in a document. No matter how I tried to make it smaller, my boss does not want it to be changed. He made it using word, and I have to ...
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Itemize in tabular // minipage resulting in `Missing \endcsname inserted` error

The minipage solution of this accepted answer is also what I'm looking for, that is, this one :-) not this one :-( The commented-out part of the MWE below tries to implement that minipage ...
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specific table layout

I want to draw a table like this: with the table width being a portion of the line width, like e.g. 0.8 * linewidth. But I cant figure out how to do it. Anyone? edit: MWE: ...
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How to avoid overfull \hbox warning when using tabularx with \textwidth?

Question How do I avoid the warning Overfull \hbox (10.95003pt too wide) in paragraph at lines [...] produced by the following document? \documentclass[parskip=half]{scrartcl} ...
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Citations in tabularx cause all bibliography entries to not have a number

If I invoke \cite within a tabularx environment and biblatex is loaded with defernumbers=true and sorting=none, references do not get a number. I get these warnings: LaTeX Warning: There were ...
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Create linewidth spaced three columned table with column alignment

I'm writing a two columned article: \documentclass[10pt, aps, prb, twocolumn]{revtex4-1} I would like to include a table which is as long as 1.\linewidth. The table should consist of three columns, ...
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How to make multi-page table with text wrap and auto-width? [duplicate]

So, as far as I understand, I can use the tabularx package to make auto-width tables with text wrap. Also, there is supertabular which allows me to make tables span across pages. How do I make a ...
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vertically center text in a table

I've got the following table: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{rotating} \usepackage[ lmargin=1.0in, rmargin=1.0in, tmargin=2.0cm, bmargin=2.0cm ]{geometry} ...
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Tabularx, Caption and Footnotes

I need to have some tables with the following requirements: The need to be of width \textwidth; The caption has to be on top of the table even at automatic page breaks; The tables should not float; ...
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Justified text and multicolumn size in tabularx

I'd like to create table with (a lot of) justified text and some multicolumns. My example is below. It works more or less... but I get lots of underfull \hbox notices, which I think it's because ...
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Long tabularx doesn't break rows

My long tabularx doesn't break rows when it runs to a second page. Are there any ways I can break long table? (But doesn't tabularx break long table automatically?) In this case, I'd like Par. 1 in ...
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Fit long sentence into table

I would like the sentence "Why get someone who only pretends to be a doctor when you could get a real one?" to fit into this 430pt table. But the sentence doesn't break after "could" and keeps running ...
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merging cells with tabularx

I'am writing my thesis. I want to create a table. I'm using the tabularx environment My code: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Add caption} ...
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When using colortbl, column is still white. What am I doing wrong?

It is probably apparent I'm trying to color the last column green, but for me, it shows up as white still. Also, if I understand correctly '>' is just used by tabularx for demarcating formatting ...
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Remove vertical lines in the table unsuccessfully

I have created this Table: via the LaTex source code: \documentclass[onecolumn,amsmath,amssymb,nofootinbib,superscriptaddress,floatfix]{revtex4} \begin{document} \begin{table}[!h] ...
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Fixing a messed table

I am trying to make a table in Latex. Now I have combined most of my Latex experience in making this (I am still new) and I thought I was making good progress until I saw the end result. The problem ...
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Extra alignment tab error, on Table

I am trying to make a table in LaTeX. However, I get several extra alignment tab errors and I do not know why. I have searched here for similar problems but I only found extra alignment tab error ...
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Left-alignment of table caption. Forced to center

I am trying to get the table caption left aligned (as the first table labeled "parameter estimates" using tabularx), but in tabular* environment (also happens to my tabularx in the original document) ...
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Beamer: tabular out of the boder

I am writing slides under beamer. A tabular is out of the boder of the slides. What shoud I do? Resize? \begin{tabular}{ccc} $\hat{\tmmathbf{v}}^1 = \frac{1}{\sqrt{N}} \left(\begin{array}{c} ...
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using tabularx 2.09 in a \newenvironment produces errors

The tabularx package with new version 2014/04/22 v2.09 produces errors with the following code which compiled without errors before: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Column width table in tabularx environment

This stuff is probably a bit cluttred, but anyways: The problem I am experiencing is that I would like to make a correlation matrix as the one depicted above, but the width of the maturity column ...
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Fancy colored array in LaTeX?

I would like to reproduce these kinds of arrays in Latex (probably with tcolorbox) but I have no idea how to achieve this. So is there a way to make these kinds of tables ? Note : I would like the ...