{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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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 ...
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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 spaced,...
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Whitespaces in tabularx added after \extracolsep

I'm quite new to Tex, but I did some tutorials and I'm stuck now, after googling didn't help anymore. My code: \bgroup \def\arraystretch{1.75} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ | l | @{\extracolsep{\...
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Question about \multicolumn in Tabularx

I have a table with two columns like this: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{XX} test & test \\ \multicolumn{2}{l}{test} \\ \end{tabularx} However the multicolumn line does not function good (...
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Inlining aligned tabular material in block of text

Edit. Some comments might be outdated. I would like to do the following: The blue parts should be treated as normal paragraph text, with normal automatic hyphenation. The green part is what you ...
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Positioning of text in cells/tables

I want LaTeX to place the text of some of the cells in my table (using tabularx) at the bottom of the cell. Right now all the text I write in the cells will be positioned at the top of each cell. Can ...
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How to create equally spaced columns in a table with centered number blocks, which themselves are aligned on the decimal marker?

I've searched around this site and also alot with Google, but did not find exactly a solution to my problem: I want to create a table width equally (and automatically) spaced columns. These columns ...
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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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Page-breaking of long tables with tabularx and booktabs in scrreprt documentclass

within my thesis I want to have a page break within tables that are very long, and which are created with tabularx and booktabs packages. Surprisingly I could not find any applicable solution for my ...
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aligned-environment in tabularx - fail to align vertically

I try to have a simple tabularx-table in which the cell content is vertically aligned to the top. While this works as expected for text, two aligned-environments in adjacent cells are vertically ...
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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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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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Insert tokens where TeX would put a linebreak?

Given a TeX paragraph, is there any way to insert tokens at places where TeX would automatically insert line breaks (similar to \everypar?) To give some context, I am writing a LaTeX package for ...
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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] \centering\setlength{\...
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Vertical positioning of content on page [closed]

I've got a document I'm going to generate from some input which basically is a tabularx for each page: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{lXlll} \hline \\[3ex] \commandOne \\ \hline \\[3ex] \commandTwo \\ \...
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Using tabularx, multirow, and parbox for line-wrapping

I am using a multirow inside a tabularx, but because the multirow doesn't wrap, I am putting the multirow's text inside a parbox environment: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{@{}XX@{}} \toprule blah &...
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Missing number, treated as zero. What is wrong in here? [closed]

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[dutch]{babel} % Quotes won't work without babel \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % This is very important! \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Table row with white text on black background

I am trying to reproduce a table like those in this picture So far I have \noindent \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{| l | X | l | l | } \hline & Does the proposed research involve processing of ...
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Listing inside tabularx?

I have a tabularx environment where I want to put an lstlisting into. But Latex fails to compile it. Testcase: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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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 another....
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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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how to align tikzpicture and text in a table?

I need to put my tikzpicture and text in the same height. However, I cannot do it. This is my code: \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ |l|X| } \hline \multicolumn{1}{c|}{ \begin{...
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LaTeX Table problem

I would like to build a simple LaTeX table, something like a 3 columns x 4 rows table, as in figure (hand drew). The problem is that I cannot find anywhere a simple explanation about the code to ...
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What does mean the code in this table?

After see the Andrew Swann solution to my previous question: How to fit this table in a page? I tried to fit it to another table: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Long list of tabular figures inside minipage goes off page

Using the follow MWE, I'm able to create a beautiful lists of photos on the left and a caption on the right (similarly, I could also use the sidecaption package or floats directly). MWE [LuaLaTeX]: \...
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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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Customize Committee page in Tabular Form

I want to draw following customize table of committee members in latex. How can I draw this in latex? I am trying to use following code but its not working. \documentclass[12pt,oneside,a4paper]{...
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Vertical spacing options in tables built under the tabularx package

Goals: Add a space above and below the text line containing the Table 1's column headers. Add a space below the second hline. Add a space above the third hline. The code below contains the ...
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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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How to align table properly using tabularx

\subsection{Computed Results} To prove the accuracy of the implementation there was a need to show that the answers that the application provides are within an acceptable range for the results. For ...
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tabularx and array

I need two things for my tables: text has to be able to wrap. the first row has to be bold For 1, I need the package tabularx. For 2, I need the package array and quite a lot of commands (see Make ...
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How to make text and table in the same level?

I have a text and a table and it should be on the same level. Right now I have a table and a text below it. How to make it correctly? create a table and than hide borders of the left column? \...
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tabularx: use empty space between X and r

Want to use the empty space between X and r: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{Xrrrr} \hline & X1 & X2 & X3 & X4 \\ \hline A & 1\% & 2\% & 2\% & 2.0\% \\ B & ...
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How can I break lines automatically in tabular in IEEEtran?

I use tabularx to break lines automatically in tabular. Here is my code. \begin{table}[h] \caption{A table} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|l|X|} \hline \multicolumn{1}{|c|}{\textbf{Term}} & \...
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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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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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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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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 :} \vspace{\...
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Table width bug

I'd like my table to look like it does in the top picture. If I delete either LINE-A, or LINE-B, in the code below, it works. If I leave them both there, however, it results in the wrong width of the ...
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itemize within tabularx does not work when ltablex is loaded

I need this code to be compilable without errors: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{amsmath, mathdots, paralist} \usepackage{ltablex} % uncommenting this line will work \...
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How to draw some lines between figures in LaTex

I want to draw the following figure. How do I do this? Some lines between figures, and Can you give me this lines some color? Some color lines in figure, as following:
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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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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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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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Align tabularx in list: missing [t] option

With a tabular, the optional argument [t] can set the alignment to top, which is handy when putting a table inside a list item. This aligns the first line of the table with the list number. Is there ...
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Table on paper (A4) gets cut off

I used tabular to create a wide table. Even-though it appears fine on pdf, when I print it on A4 the right side of the table is cut off. Any idea why this is happening? I know I can simply reduce the ...
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tabularx and pmatrix alignment issue

Why are the following entries in the table not vertically aligned? I see that the first column is too low and the second column is too high. Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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How to force newpage on tabularx

I wanted to make a table, but needed to force a couple of rows go to the next page. However, I got a strange error. How can I force a newpage using tabularx? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Table numbers stay at zero

In my thesis, all the tables using the tabularx package are automatically numbered as zero. So I have for example a chapter 4 that starts with six tables numbered 4.0 ... I thought I had solved it by ...