{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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How to have columns of different sizes using tabularx and make table respect page height?

I am using Kile and I am trying to learn how to use tabularx to have tables that fit within the width of my pages. However, I have two big problems: I have to use X for column size and therefore ...
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Avoid a weird error with ltablex

I'd like to have an table over many pages with the same headline. I use the tabularx package, and the ltablex is required according to link. However if I use ltablex I get sticky errors ! LaTeX Error: ...
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Force Kile to create tables that are inside the page width

I am using the Tabular Wizard on Kile to create a \tabularx environment for one of my tables, and I want it to fit inside a page. Currently this is my setup: {% ...
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Creating a special table with different row lengths in latex

How can I have a table like the following picture in latex?
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\the\thislevelcount is available inside a ForEachX loop, but \thislevelitem is not (the forarray package)

I'm trying to loop though a comma delimited list and print out the elements in a table. Here is the code that works half-way for doing this: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} % ...
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How do I use the ampersand (&) inside a foreach or conditional (or other group/environment) when building tables?

I am trying to build a table, and inside the tabularx environment I would like to have a loop, something like (here is a MWE): \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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caption of the wide table not wide

I am using this code to produce a wide table, but the caption in top is still in two column format.I used \caption package but it affects all of my figures captions and never solve the problem. ...
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Set Table width and separate some rows [duplicate]

I'm trying to make the table take the line width of the paper but I don't know how to do this. I want it to look like this: However, it's appearing like this: This is the script I used: ...
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Lyx redefine tabular with tabularx - strange lines [duplicate]

I tried to redefine the tabular that is used as default for tables in Lyx. The reason is, I want to have an option for 'auto line break in cells'. That you can do with tabularx with the argument 'X'. ...
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Trouble creating basic tables

I am currently writing my dissertation in LaTeX, ran into a brick wall creating a simple table. I want it to look similar to this (Quick mockup done in Numbers) The main issues I'm facing resolve ...
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Table with arrows between cells

I want to create a table with arrows between some cells, for which I've used tabularx and TkiZ. I have the following problems: Text in cells aligned vertically to the center and at the same heigh ...
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Missing number, treated as zero in tabularx

I'm using a program to generate LaTeX code utilize the tabular package. It creates an error that reads ! Missing number, treated as zero. <to be read again> ## l.17 ...
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Tabularx inside of Table becomes wider than the textwidth [closed]

I have many tabularx enviornments and have been using \linewidth to keep the table width flush with the text width. I now have a need to insert these tabularx segments inside of a float table ...
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Fitting column headers on one row

I have the following table: \documentclass[12pt,notitlepage]{article} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Wrong width in multicolumn tabularx cells

I'm trying to create a table with fixed column widths. As most rows have a different number of cells (with LCM 12) I defined a 12 column wide table, where I add multicolumns of the wanted size. The ...
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How can I horizontally align checkmarks in a table column?

In my table I use different combinations of a checkmark standing alone, in parentheses, or with an asterisk. I would like to have a centered column in which the checkmarks align. By using the package ...
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Table of 2x2 tikzpictures defined by my own macro

As a follow-up question from this post I am trying to find out how to arrange multiple tikspictures in a table, where my diagrams are defined by my own macros. Problem: Showing the diagrams ...
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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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tabularx - How to linebreak in the tabularx environment?

How can I add a linebreak between two tabularx environments in a single section ? \documentclass[a4paper, 14pt, oneside]{article} \usepackage{tabularx} % Nicer table style than the default ...
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Alignment of a tabular with respect to text outside of the tabular

In the picture I am wondering if it is possible to align the first row of the table with the word "Ciphertext" instead of having the table vertically centered? ...
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\midrule ->\noalign Known Error but can't resolve it for my tables [closed]

I have two tables in the below program. First tables generates error of \midrule -> \noalign etc etc, but second table doesn't. I wonder why, I want the output of first table as like second table. ...
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Multicolumn is only using the width of the first column

I am using the multicolumn command to cover four columns in my table, but for some reason the text within the column is wrapping within a single column width leaving the remainder of the column empty. ...
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tabularx doesn't break rows correctly

I've got some problems with tabularx. I need a table with 4 columns and the last one should contain a lot of text so I need it to break rows automaticly. And from my reasearch I thought that it should ...
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What is the correct way to calculate \multicolumn size when using tabularx?

What is the correct way to determine the correct size for use with p{} needed by \multicolumn to get the size correct? The problem is this: I want to use tabularx and also use \multicolumn. To do ...
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How to make width of an inner table use full column width of an outer table?

When making tabularx one need to give a table width. For the outermost table, one can use \textwidth. When making one or more inner table(s) inside outer table(s), the inner table(s) also need a ...
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How to put tabularx inside tabularx

I am trying to make a complicated table, where each cell itself can be a table. I found I can include tabularx inside tabular*, but unable to figure out why I get an error with the outer table is ...
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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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Big Table in latex

Could you please helping me to draw a nice big tables like this one , I don't know how to mange the big table in LateX Many thanks
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LaTeX and Table formatting

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} Without specifying width for last column: \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{| l | l | l | l |} \hline Day & Min Temp ...
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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 fix longtable in right margin

Hello I tried some solutions proposed in other similar questions but I didn't get any solution, my problem is that the longtable don't fix as I want. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Long landscaped table

I've created a table with http://www.tablesgenerator.com/ and wrapped it with \afterpage{ \begin{landscape} \begin{longtabu}{X} to rotate the table and fit it to as many pages it needs. My code ...
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How can fit a large table vertical with a picture?

I use column package to split sile to 2 column. one for picture and one for table. But my table was broken. Please help me fix it. Here is my code: \RequirePackage[demo]{graphicx} ...
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Colored diagonal divided table cell

How can I fill a table cell with different colors? I have tried the diagbox package but it doesn't work as you can see. I am not so much interested in the diagonal line. I only want to separate the ...
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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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Align equations inside tabular

How can I align equations inside tabular? I want to place few lines of equation by side of the picture. But it turns out that I cannot use \& in order to shift equals signs to be one under ...
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Bottom hline in a tabularx wrapper environment

I want to define a wrapper environment for a table where one of the columns stretches to fill the available width. I'm using the tabularx package and its X column for that. As mentioned here and in ...
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In multiple tables, how to align columns again after variable-width columns?

There are multiple (e.g., 2) tables that contain similar information. Between them is one table row of white space. All tables have 3 columns. The first two columns belong together, which is why the ...
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Labels in table rows [closed]

I want to use labels for single table rows: \begin{table}[h] \begingroup \fontsize{8pt}{9pt} \selectfont %\begin{adjustwidth}{}{-2cm} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ | s | m | b | s | s | } ...
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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 ...
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How to print acronyms of glossaries into a table?

for now I am using a tabularx table to print acronyms manually. But I want to use the style of my table with glossaries and acronyms: \printglossary[type=\acronymtype,style=mystyle] The table so far: ...
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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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Different outputs with/ without \newenvironment [duplicate]

I'm trying to setup my own CV without Curve. To do so, I intend to separate sections the same way with a \newenvironment. %[...] \newlength{\margin} \setlength{\margin}{.3\textwidth} ...
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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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Centering texts in tabularx

It is my first question on this site. I am not sure my LaTeX code will be well written here. Here is my table code. The problem is that the text in the first four columns are not centered in respect ...
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Height of tabularx containing a multicol

I would like to have a vertical label to the left of a multicolumn block of text. The easiest way to do this I have found is using a multicol environment as one of the cells in a tabularx table. The ...
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dcolumn and tabularx, part 2

This is a follow-up on another question I asked. I am trying to combine the dcolumn package with tabularx (or tabular*for that matter) so the table spans the width I specify, columns are evenly ...
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Combine column types defined in dcolumn with tabularx

I'm looking for a way to define a column type which "mixes" the 'D' column defined in the dcolumnpackage and the 'X' column defined by the tabularx package. In other words, I want a column type that ...
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table in LaTeX giving error

I'm trying to create the table using the below script and its giving this error "! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text> $ l.689 \end{tabularx}" \begin{table*}[t] ...
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Vertical cell alignment in tables?

This problem drives me crazy right now. How can I draw a table with the following properties in Latex? width = \textwidth 1 column: horizontal alignment = left, vertical alignment = bottom 2 column: ...