{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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Serious problems with tabularx table layout

I have some issues when creating my tables in LaTeX and really hope, that some of you could help me. My table looks like this: Here is my coding: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,oneside]{article} \...
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Simpler Way In Creating My Chart In LaTeX

Below is the code for a chart that I created using LaTeX. I am creating use cases for my program, and there are 117 use cases that I need to create. It would be possible to use the below code, but it ...
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List of definitions

I have a plain-text document that I would convert to LaTeX. The document is not a typical text document but a list of definitions including some short prefaces and optionally "post-faces". Example (...
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Why won't putting \input inside a tabularx environment compile?

Putting a tikzpicture normpdf_2d.tex \input{./Figures/chapter6/normpdf_2d.tex} on its own is fine. but, putting it nto a \tabularx environment won't compile. Why? What property does this ...
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How to set the row height to equal to the column width of X in the tabularx environment?

Within the tabularx environment, X is a particular width which allows the table to fit the width of the specified horizontal space. I want to create a table which has square cells. How can I set the ...
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Align cell height of the tabularx rows

The following latex code prints rows one at a time. However all the cells of the rows don't come out aligned. How can I fix it. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} \...
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How to define a table in documentclass?

Consider a simple table in the document: \begin{tabular}{ l c r } 1 & 2 & 3 \\ 4 & 5 & 6 \\ 7 & 8 & 9 \\ \end{tabular} How we can define this table within the ...
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How to create a table that spans over multiple pages, breaking single rows

With the longtable package one can create a table that spans over multiple pages. The problem is that it will never break a row in two: either it stays entirely in the current page or it is moved ...
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Extra line of vertical separator using itemize in tabular

I'm creating a resume based off of the example tutorial HERE. It's fairly simple, actually -- just a two columned table with dates on the left and job on the right. I prefer bullets vs. a paragraph ...
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Command form of tabularx (compilation problems)

I want to change from environment form of tabularx to the command form but it does not compile. I need the command form because I want to use the tabularx inside my self defined environments later. \...
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Running to Form This Table Gives Error

I appreciate any helps on debugging this code below. I am having difficulty making this table (10-columns), where: arrays: (2:end,1)=3*multirow(3); Other arrays are normal. Code: \documentclass[...
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How to type short division?

I am typing elementary arithmetics, is there any one knows how to type this ? I know perhaps there's a package "polynom" could solve this problem, but is there any method that could work without ...
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Macro for creating a table

I want to have a macro that creates tables of a specific type which specialize in multiple choices questions. The required command \createtable{#1}{#2}{#3} has three arguments: The total number of ...
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Vertically center column separator in tabular

I'd like to vertically center a custom column separator in tabular. I have tried \begin{tabular}{c @{ $\vcenter{\rightarrow}$ } c @{ $\vcenter{\rightarrow}$ } c}...\end{tabular} to no avail. Other ...
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Add keys to table (with picture and code) [duplicate]

As you see in the red part of the picture, I would like to add keys to explain what the brackets stand for. I just added this with paint, but is there a way to do this in tex? Also, are there nicer ...
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How to draw circles around multiple row cells and column cells

How to draw circles around multiple row cells and column cells as shown in attached figures. I am using Professional lay out tables... i.e. Tables in tabular environment, Table below I am also ...
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Underfull \hbox when creating table containing much text

I am completely new to LaTeX and how to create tables in this environment. Currently, I am trying to create a table that contains much text in each cell using tabularx. The output does not look too ...
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Vertical alignment with multirow in tabularx

I have looked around for a solution that allows me to vertically centrally align a multirow row that spans two intermediate rows, which potentially span multiple lines since the tabular environment is ...
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Shortcut macro for tabularx environment

I'm trying to define a shortcut using \newcommand for setting up a table using the tabularx environment. The command seems to work fine when beginning the table: \newcommand{\bt}{\begin{tabularx}} ...
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Reproducing a tabular form

I am trying to reproduce the following tabular form layout: Fig. 1: Desired output (found on the internet). First question: I can merge multiple cells into a single one both horizontally and ...
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Always a space before embedded figures in table - how do I get rid of it?

I am placing figures in a tabularx and I am having trouble getting them to embed properly. I keep getting an annoying spacer before the figure... Now if only this space could be split evenly before ...
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New document environment and the tabularx package

I am trying to create a new environment but it gives me some trouble. The compiler keeps telling me that I am missing a } but I don't see where it could be. Here is a code sample. Thanks for your help....
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Colored Cells and Cell Contents Aren't Aligned As Expected

I'm trying to color some cells in a table, with the cell contents being centered vertically as well as horizontally. I can't seem to get the numbers - which seem to align with the header fine - to ...
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Tabularx: columns with different widths

My code can be found below. \documentclass[fleqn,10pt]{SelfArx} % Document font size and equations flushed left \usepackage[font=small]{caption} % New commands \newcommand{\head}[1]{\textnormal{\...
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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, bibliography=...
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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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How to use table in multicols env. with paragraphs p{} and \multicolumn as well?

updated question I am going to start all over. Will make the question very simple and direct. Will leave the original question below. I simply want to see an example of using \multicolumn in a table ...
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Create tabs in tabularx environment

I just have a question if it's possible to insert tabs into one cell in tabularx. For a better illustration of this problem I will include pictures. This is what I have in textbox in my program. So ...
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tabularx within the enumerate environment

does someone know how to set the width of the tabularx table to the width of the text inside \item in the enumerate environment? \textwidth doesn't account for the environment
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Table and \hlines too short or wide

Here is a MWE of what I am trying to do. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tabularx,booktabs} \usepackage{color,colortbl} \begin{document} \begin{table}[htb] \centering \begin{tabularx}{\...
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Nested tabularx doesn't work with ltablex

This works: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[a5paper]{geometry} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{tabularx} \setlength{\parindent}{0cm} \begin{document} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ |X|} \hline \...
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tabularx: bottom alignment on r or l-columns when X column wraps

In tabularx, when the X-column wraps on more than one line, l/r/c-columns remains top aligned: MWE: \begin{tabularx}{5cm}{lXr} 1 & qwer asdf zxcv qwer asdf zxcv qwer asdf zxcv & 1 \\ 2 &...
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Using tabularx in a custom environment - “misplaced \noalign”

Question Currently, I'm trying to shorten the creation of small tabularx-tables with pre-defined headers, but somehow, trying to use the tabularx-environment, even though I used the \tabularx and \...
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Is there a conflict between the package tabularx and epstopdf?

I am trying to use epstopdf to convert EPS files to PDF on the fly, yet I can't get it to work with the tabularx package. In summary, can anyone tell my why the following example works? \...
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How not to repeat info for each tabularx cell in row?

This produces a 2x2 table whose first row is blue with white text and whose second row is white with black text. Although it works fine it does repeat \textcolor{white} in each cell of the row where ...
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How do I center table headings and stretch the table to full column width?

I have the following code for creating a table in the multicols enviroment. I'd like to center the column headings and make it so that the table automatically takes up the entire column from edge to ...
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How to create a table with fixed-width cells and use cellcolor and multicolumn to create time bars? Or: How to substitute ganttbar with tabular?

Failing to combine a gantt chart with a table I now try to avoid the gantt chart by just using a tabular environment. However I like to keep some neat features of the pgfgantt-package and I'm facing ...
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Table cell with unwanted black background

I'm trying to create the following table, but the first cell has a black background. How can I get rid of it? I need alternate colors and multiple rows feature provided by tabularx. \documentclass[...
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Layout Problems with tabularx and mathmode

I have a problem with a specific tabularx I'm using in my master thesis. I produced this code: \documentclass[headsepline,titlepage,oneside,12pt]{report} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \...
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How can I insert complex regular expressions into tabularx cells?

I'm trying to create a table with two columns, in which the second one is representing lots of regular expression with all the character you could imagine. I tried with \verb|text| command, but it ...
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How can I insert vertical text spanning multiple rows into a table?

I would like to add a column to my table that looks like the right most column in the included picture. As of now, I am using tabularx to create the table \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|X|c|} \...
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Framed mini pages with shared inside border?

So I have been trying to get two mini pages, side by side, in one box with a shared center border. The best I have gotten is \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[paperwidth = 8.5in, ...
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why tcolorbox example on pp. 345 doesn't work

I wish to improve my (very basic) knowledge about tcolorbox .. so I try to compile example in pp. 345 (chapter 18: Library "hooks"). Compiling it I receive warning: \RequiredPackage{minted}{2011/09/...
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Creating table using tabularx and datatool from csv file

I am trying to create a vocabulary list from a csv file containing the vocabulary using tabularx and datatool. This is what I have tried: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{datatool,tabularx} \...
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This code do not compile, this is figure environments inside tabular environment, adding captions and labels

This code do not compile, this is figure environments inside tabular environmet, adding captions and labels. I havent found the reason and an effective way to organize my graphs. This is the code Im ...
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Are tabls and tabularx not compatible?

The following MWE does not compile: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx,tabls} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ccc>{arraybackslash}c} 1&2&3&4\\ 1&2&3&4\\ 1&...
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table (\tabular + \shortstack) gives weird result

I am using a template from this journal. When I am placing table in covering 2 columns (textwidth) using table* I get the following error. MWE: \documentclass[USenglish,twocolumn]{article} \...
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Erroneous vertical spacing in tabular in combination with makeindex

I'm having some trouble with vertical whitespace appearing in a tabularx environment where I really don't expect it to. Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \...
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Problem with column widths

I'm trying to create a table that has 2 rows: 25% and 75% of the \textwidth I also want the left column to be bold and right aligned by default. The second column is also right aligned. Now I want ...
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How to reduce font size automatically to prevent new line in cell

I use tabularx environment, where \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX}. When I inserted in every tabulars long numbers, cell splits for two lines and my table looks like very ugly. This long ...