{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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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? \begin{table*}...
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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 \\ $x=...
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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] & \begin{...
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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} & \multicolumn{3}{r|}{Aproach}...
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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} \begin{...
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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 :} \vspace{\...
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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: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,abstracton]{scrartcl}...
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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 ...
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Tabularx table with many columns malformatted

In our software we have a module, that generates PDFs via Latex. Some of them contain tables and I want them to span the whole page. Since the number of columns varies, I use tabularx with all X ...
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How to change tabularx 'X' command to raggedRight [duplicate]

I want to use the X command from tabular X to evenly space a tables columns. However, the individual comulns are quite narrow, and this makes the justified spacing look really bad. Is there anyway ...
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Drawing a TiKz Diagram within a Table [closed]

Any ideas on how to draw a TiKz diagram within a table? I made this example of what I need to typeset in Word: I'd love to hear any suggestions, even if it requires reformatting.
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how to use \selectlanguage in ltablex?

Using ltablex.sty I need a multipage-table with columns in (polutoniko)greek, so I use >{\selectlanguage{greek}}X in the preamble of the column (I tried it with >{begin{otherlanguage}{greek}}X&...
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How to define potential page breaks in a long table?

I have a huge table that covers multiple pages: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{ltablex} \usepackage[top=2.5cm, bottom=2.5cm, left=2.5cm, right=2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{bibentry} \...
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Include tabular in list of tables [duplicate]

I am currently having issues with a very long tabular which I had to divide across several pages (for my purposes \table did not work) and which I now want to show up in the list of tables. Is there a ...
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Save table using savebox

I want to save a tabularx using a savebox, such that I can define it in one place and print it in another. While the code below worked for a listing, I could not make it work for a table. Is there any ...
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Alias normalbaselineskip to \\ in a tabularx environment

I'm still on my way to my key:value table, and this time, I'm trying to alias [\normalbaselineskip] to \\. I still want to use the standard \\. What I want is to consider \\ as [\normalbaselineskip] ...
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tabularx processes its body multiple times; how do I know which cycle I am in?

Assume that I enjoy setting my tables using an \itemized or list-like coding structure: \begin{mytabular}[.5\textwidth] \item head1 & head2% <-- header row \item abc & def \item ghi &...
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Baselineskip not interpreted in a tabularx keyvalue environment

I'm trying to write a key:value environment which would allow me to create a dual columns tables where the columns are separated by colons. Typically, I've implemented this using parbox in my own ...
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Multipage table using tcolorbox and tabularx

Good day, Sirs and Madams! I am experiencing issues while composing a big table over several pages. I'd like to use tcolorbox in combination with tabularx. Unfortunately, this does not work out as ...
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Table example made in Google Docs - how to make (would one make) this in LaTeX?

edit -> the emphasis on Google Docs might be a bit much, basically it's just a little table thing, it's not something unique to Google Docs thats just what I happened to use to make this. I made ...
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How to import CSV files into my own style of tables?

I've been using LaTeX to write lab reports for a year now, which includes manually entering data into tables. However, now I am performing experiments that have way more datapoints that manually ...
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Allow breaking long words in table cell automatically

Is it possible to break long words (note, not lines) in table cell without adding \- or \allowbreak? Current code is: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|p{3.5cm}|p{3.5cm}|X|p{3cm}|p{3cm}|p{4cm}|} \hline ...
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hline not filling up in tabularx

I created a table with the following code: \begin{tabularx}{14cm}{|X|X|X|X|} \hline \multicolumn{4}{|c|}{\textbf{\cellcolor{gray!20}contentcontent}} \\ \hline \multicolumn{4}{|p{\linewidth}|}{...
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Last column vertical rule missing

I'm dealing with the powerful tabularx environment. I was able to obtain a nice table, except for the last column. I need seven columns in total, but at the end I got another half column. I can't ...
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Table not looking good tabularx

I'm trying to make a table in Latex but I'm not expert in it and it's not looking good. Below is what I did but the result is not fitted and not looking good so if anyone could please how I can ...
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Place circuit figures side by side in tabularx environment

My MWE, \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \newcommand{\OOO}[4]{% \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{@{}X@{}l@{}} \textbf{A)} #1 ...