{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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Formatting a table to take a paragraph nicely

I am formatting something at the moment and there's a table which is pretty strained. There's a lot of information in it and I think that it would look better in a similar format to the modern CV ...
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Space to the right of the table

Not really sure why there is a space at the right hand side of the following table. Also the numbers inside the table should be shifted a bit to the left. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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How to fit a table with long header cells in “S”-type columns?

Well fit tables in LaTeX is hard for me, and I don't know if there is a manual with good practices about it. I need to create a table with S columns contending numbers, but the header of those columns ...
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Wrap long sentences in a table (Table looks awkward): Any help please

\documentclass{arttcle} \begin{document} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{table}[H] \captionsetup{font={footnotesize}} \caption{Reviews} \label{table1} \scriptsize \centering ...
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Putting a \newcommand in a tabularx

I have two command I have created with \newcommand, both work find. One is \mydate{date_variable} the other is \PrintOne{Variable1}{Variable2}. My problem is I can not figure out how I can put them ...
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tabularx right bar half of left bar

So I'm trying to add a table to the header of my document. Basically I'm trying to match the style created in MS Word originally. \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \renewcommand\headrule{} ...
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Border of table does not fit together

In my latex file I want to create a table. My current code looks like the following: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{|l|X|} \hline \multicolumn{1}{c}{{\bf \ul Type of ...
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How to create a table with table of contents like attributes?

Is there a simple way to create a table of contents like table? In detail i want the same layout like the toc, the same width and especially the filling of the white space with dots, but with a ...
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Unexpected vertical gap in a table cell

while I'm trying to make a table, I found an unexpected gap in the leftmost cell in a table. Here is my code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[a4paper,margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Using \CorrectChoice (exam package) inside tabularx Environment

For modelling a list of questions with yes/no answers I wanted to define an environment where I can setup a question with a command: \clO for an option that's not applicable and \clX for those that ...
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Table exceeds page width

I'm new to Latex and, in order to make a table, I'm using the CTAN Excel to Latex package. The generated code is as follows: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Add caption} ...
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Strategy for listings next to code comments

I'm looking for strategies to produce listings of code with comments on what's happening next to it. I've found other similar questions, but not quite what I'm looking for. See for example: Listing ...
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Tabular size \textwidth and exacly columns dimensions in cm?

I need make table which have /textwidth width and its columns have exactly dimensions in centimeters. Specifically - table width: 24cm and columns (in cm): 4,2 ; 7,6 ; 6,4 ; 3,5 ; 2,3 My document ...
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Vertically centered text in tabularx (again)?

I have seen Table with 100 % width and vertical / horizontal alignment, Vertically center text in tabularx table, Vertical alignment in tabularx X column type - and I'm trying what they suggest, but ...
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Vertical table line is missing (tabularx and multirow)

Can anyone tell me, why my table is missing the vertical line on the right? It has something to do with that \multirow, but i can't find it. \documentclass[11pt, twocolumn, a4paper]{article} ...
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Troubles for fit this floating table to the page

Sorry for the question but I have the following MWE: \documentclass[fontsize=10pt,paper=letter,headings=big,bibliography=totoc,DIV=9,headsepline=true,]{scrbook} ...
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Tabular and equation in a text line

I want to do something like this: in a line with text, not center. Also I can control the left brace but it doesn't seems good. My MWE is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,cancel} ...
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Minted and Tabularx

I've seen lots of questions on using minted with tabular. I'm getting this problem when using minted with tabularx. Code: \begin{tabularx}{|l|X}|} A & B\\ testing & \begin{minted}{c} int ...
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Cannot use multirow with multicol together

I can't use multi-row with multi column, my aim in the following code is to have a two height row with the content A long header vertically centered in two rows, what am I missing here? ...
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Using \\ in environments inside the \begin{tabularx}

I have the following code: \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabularx}{0.75\textwidth}{ m{4cm} X } & \textbf{Derivations} \\ $v=v_0+at$ & line 1\hrule \\ ...
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Vertically aligning content in table cell

I have the following code: \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ m{4cm} X } & Derivations \\ $v=v_0+at$ & test \newline test \newline ...
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Fitting column width to text

I have the following table: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{booktabs,array, caption,fixltx2e} \usepackage[flushleft]{threeparttable} ...
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MinionPro: Tabular Figures in Tables and Proportional Figures in text

I am using TexMaker and MinionPro and I would like to keep proportional both in figures and in the rest of the document. For figures, I use this configuration: \documentclass[english]{article} ...
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Own counter starts at 3 in tabularx environment

the following example shows that the self defined counter in the tabularx environment does not start with "1". Can't figure out how to define the command to always start with "1". Ideas? ...
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Table issues — off page, \newline not working

I'm new to LaTeX and am having problems with this compiling in LaTeX the above, desired table. Here is the code I'm working with: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \title{Latex File} ...
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What options are there to globally format tables also allowing local overrides?

Tables are the final frontier of my documents. So far I have managed to standardized over 20 documents (hundreds of pages) using a single, shared preamble. Issue Abstracting format from content in ...
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Increasing table width and centering word within column using longtable package

Problems: Increasing table width to 100% Centering table header word (i.e. criteria) Repeating table captions on every page Questions: How do I increase table width to 100%? How do I center the ...
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Continuing table on multiple pages with tabularx

Problem: Continuing table on multiple pages using the tabularx package. Questions: What is the appropriate way to include "continued ..." caption at the end and beginning of the table when ...
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Draw vertical line on top of horizontal table lines

I'm using two \hline for horizontal line and \begin{tabular}{c | c c c c c} option for vertical line. This is some part of my table: I want vertical line on top of double horizontal lines. How can ...
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How to break the column in a table

You see in row 1. I want to break the row after the last column 1 just like the 2nd row. How can I do that ?
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Vertical alignment of a tabularx cell

I have a tabularx table with: a variable width column X on the left a cell with a nested tabular table on the right Like so: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ | X | c | } \lipsum[1-1] & ...
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Fixed column width with tabularx and exclude Total column

I would like to fix column width for the first column because there are other tables with different width due to different length of categories. How can that be done? Also, is there a way to exclude ...
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Tabularx ou Tabulary environement populated by csvsimple information

I am currently using csvsimple to import table data. Some of the cells information is too long and I would like to dynamically manage the column width. I have been trying to add the tabularx or ...
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How can I improve the style of this table in latex?

I would like to center all the elements of the table and improve the style of this one. \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|l|r|l|l|} \hline \multicolumn{1}{|c|}{text} & ...
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Multicolumn within tabularx: how to get p{'lengths'} right

I am trying to have the lipsum text fill the two cells to the right of the vertical ruler, without exceeding the table. My code is now: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Insert text in-between rows in a table

I'm trying to achieve the following effect: +------------+---------+ | Col1 Col2 | | +------------+---------+ | Value 1 | Value 2 | | Value 3 | Value 4 | Text goes here... | Value 5 ...
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Create a table with specified column widths and centre spacing in tabularx

I would like to create a table where I can adjust the overall width of the table, hence the tabularx environment. However I am having difficulty in configuring my tables such that I can control: The ...
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when using tabularx and X, how to make the text vertically centered? [duplicate]

\documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[landscape,hmargin=2cm,top=1.5cm,bottom=1.6cm,headsep=1mm,headheight=3cm] {geometry} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{microtype} ...
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tabularx column width not behaving as expected

I'm trying to reproduce the following tabular design as close as possible: This is what I have right now: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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mutilrow:how to deal with the text higher than the row height

\documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[landscape,hmargin=2cm,top=1.5cm,bottom=1.6cm,headsep=1mm,headheight=3cm]{geometry} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} ...
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Last column in a table is too wide

I have been trying to create a table detailing the changes in speed over time, and have noticed that the last column (22 seconds) is disproportionately wide. Is there any way I can reduce the size of ...
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tabular: vertical align minipage in table (top)

I have a poster consisting of two columns. In one of the columns I have placed two figures next to each other. To get a nice tikz-frame around each figure I had to put them into minipages each (I did ...
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tabular array error in the width

I would like to create a matrix with index (left and top position) and a sum columns and rows (bottom and rigth position). I have tried that : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Remove top indent of itemize without using minipage in tabular(x)

I am using minipage in my tabularx because it was the only way I found to remove the top space of the itemize environment. However, since minipage cannot break at when the page does, I have a very ...
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Tabularx adding unnecessary pages

My document is creating a {blank rest of page + empty page} before a tabularx table. Checked this thread with no dice - I couldn't solve with typical figure/table placement controls. This is my ...
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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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Unexpected behaviour of multicolumn/minipage in tabularx

Please take the following MWE into account : \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \textbf{Array A :} ...
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LaTeX alignment in tables

I'm trying to create a custom environment that uses tables to align some stuff. I want the first column to be left-aligned, so I used the command \tabularx{\textwidth}{ l X c X }. This produces the ...
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Commands not recognized and missing $ error message

I have an equation and added a legend beneath it to explain the variables (the syntax is copied from another duscussion here somewhere). MWE below: ...
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Pagebreaking in longtable with math column

I'm trying to write some step-by-step math proof of a formula in my electronics notes. The idea is to have two columns (side by side), the 1st has some text explaining the math, the 2nd one has the ...