{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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tabularx vs ltablex

I have been working with tables spanned over multiple pages as well as I want "x" functionality as well. I have been successfully working with tabularx (along with threeparttable) for now. It seems to ...
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Centering in tabularx columns

I am trying to do centering and text sizing in tabularx environment using the following definitions: \newcolumntype{b}{>{\centering}X} \newcolumntype{s}{>{\hsize=.25\hsize}X} However, when I ...
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code-like strings with background color, and using tabular environment

I am going to create the following code-like strings with latex, with same background (gray), font, etc. How can I do this? I used listings package but inside \begin{lstlisting}...\end{lstlisting} ...
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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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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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Why won't my \otoprule command work in table formatting?

Primer: I'm very new to LaTeX. I am creating a table with the following code. Here is part of the table: \usepackage{tabularx, multirow, booktabs} \begin{table}[tp] \caption{Rain garden site ...
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Insert the table environment into the tcolorbox environment

Is possible insert the table environment into the tcolorbox environment, made available by the package tcolorbox? % !TEX program = pdflatex % arara: pdflatex: {synctex: yes} ...
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Oversize table with nested tabularx->minipage->tabular* has columns that are too narrow (Memoir)

I am trying to lay out a table heading that looks something like this: TITLE --------------------- subtitle Name Value description Name A value of Name Value ...
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how to split the table heading in booktabs?

how to split the column headings? How do I get newline after some word? When I put \\, it changes the alignment badly. This is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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How to make (nested) tabularx and multirow play nicely together?

I'm trying to make a layout with 3 independent columns. Following answers this question I have tried using tabularx and multirow to make it work. I seem to be nearly there: However I have two ...
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I need a List environment with other indent and hang

I would like to make for formulas a listing, in which I can explain the meaning of the letters. The following code shows how should it look like: {\renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.3}\tabcolsep0pt ...
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Whats the problem with the following code?

\begin{table} \caption{Description of the data sets} \newcolumntype{R}{>{\raggedright \arraybackslash} X} \newcolumntype{S}{>{\centering \arraybackslash} X} ...
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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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Can't add fixed column types to tabularx columns with different widths

Trying to introduce a ratio between the X-column types of tabularx not 1:1. I now encountered the problem that my third column type p{11ex} is no longer accepted. I don't know why. ...
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classic table footnote with a twist

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{footnote} \makesavenoteenv{table} \begin{document} \begin{table}[htbp] \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{XX} \hline ...
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lstlisting-environment not available within tabularx-environment

Please consider the following example. Does anyone has an idea why I cannot use the listings-environment within the tabularx-environment? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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Compactitem in tabular produces extra vertical space after environment

If I use compactitem in a tabular(x), there is a vertical space before and after the listing environment. How can I remove that space? \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{scrartcl} ...
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ltablex + \caption[]{…} = error or bug?

I'm writing my thesis with the document class scrbook from koma-script and want to use the package ltablex (= longtable + tabularx) for setting long tables with automatic page break calculation. Now, ...
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tabularx “Missing number, treated as zero” error

error: ! Missing number, treated as zero. } l.16 \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth} {x x x x} MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,fleqn]{book} % ...
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Problem with setting up a tabularx table

I am trying to set up a tabularx table with very long item descriptions in first column \documentclass[12pt,ngerman]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Extra alignment tab error, on Table

I am trying to make a table in LaTeX. However, I get several extra alignment tab errors and I do not know why. I have searched here for similar problems but I only found extra alignment tab error ...
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Thick Lines on table

I've seen the answer someone posted and I implemented it, I would like to keep this configuration as I already based my word using this answer. Now, the question is, how can I make partial horizontal ...
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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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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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vertical alignment using tabularx / arraystretch

I am using the tabularx package to customize my tables. I changed the definition of tabularxcolumn to vertically center the text. As I am using arraystretch, the bold 'titles' of my table are aligned ...
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Wrapping text in \multicolumn

I would like to wrap (and center) text within \multicolumn. Tabularx and tabilary only wrap the text outside of the \multicolumn{} columns. I would also like to define the column width as defined by ...
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Color lines tabularx add padding? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Color changes cell height in tabular The following latex table contains two rows. The rows are identical, except for the greeen color in the first cell in the second ...
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Stacking tables with the geometry package included

I am new to LaTeX. I am trying to stack tables one on top of another but I seem to be having a problem doing that while including the geometry package. I am doing this in order to simulate very ...
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Center vertically in tabularx with multiple font size and arraystretch

I would like to find a way to make boxes with a colored background, that take the whole width available, with variable text size and variable arraystretch. For the moment, the best solution I've ...
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avoiding indentation in tabularx environment with proportionally defined columns

I'm using the tabularx environment (XeTeX, MiKTeX 2.8, TeXnicCenter) with four porportionally defined columns (see below). I cannot figure out how to prevent the resulting table from being slightly ...
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bottomrule not working in a self-made environment

I have this environment for consistent tables in my LaTeX documents: \newenvironment{defaultTable}[2] { \@float{table}[h] \noindent \tabularx{\textwidth}{#1} \specialrule{0.5pt}{10pt}{0pt} ...
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Really big table troubles

I have a really big problem here. I have to insert a big table in a document. No matter how I tried to make it smaller, my boss does not want it to be changed. He made it using word, and I have to ...
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Justified text and multicolumn size in tabularx

I'd like to create table with (a lot of) justified text and some multicolumns. My example is below. It works more or less... but I get lots of underfull \hbox notices, which I think it's because ...
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Using tabularx and xcolor

Is tabularx compatible with xcolor? I did the following: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[svgnames,hyperref,]{xcolor} % colors for hyperref \begin{document} \begin{tabularx}{1.00\linewidth}{X} ...
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tabularx and tablefootnote multiple footnotes from one \tablefootnote

In my tablularx environment I have a footnote that I'd like to have placed at the bottom of the page. Using both the tabularx and tablefootnote packages all is well. However I get served a bit too ...
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Footnote in tabularx doesn't work (with hyperref)

Here is the min file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx}[1999/01/07] % v2.07 \usepackage{hyperref}% 2012/10/15 v6.83k \listfiles \begin{document} \begin{minipage}[t]{.5\linewidth} ...
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Onslide in tabularx produces vertical space

I have a tabular in a beamer presentation of which I want to uncover its contents using \onslide. In tabularx (or in tabular with a p-column) this produces a peculiar vertical white space in the ...
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Visual editor for multi-column table layout [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Comprehensive list of tools that simplify the generation of LaTeX tables Is there a visual tool which can generate tex code for more complex tables as shown? The idea is ...
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Putting footnotes on same page as table that references them

I've got a \tabularx with two \footnote marks immediately followed by two \footnotetext. I would like them to show up on the same page, but tex is pushing the table to the following page making ...
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Table spreaded over multiple pages . Tabularx [duplicate]

To spread the table over multiple pages I know the utility islongtable But it seems that it doesn't work for tabularx . what is the solution. there may be duplication of question but couldn't find ...
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very long table - 31 columns to fit page

I'm a bit desperate after hours of trying without any success. I have an ouput from R, but the tables are way too wide, having 31 columns. Is there anyway of automatically splitting the table? Maybe ...
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How can I align, break and fill tabular entries properly for my Curriculum Vitae?

I am trying to make a nice Curriculum Vitae in LaTeX but am having some difficulties with aligning, breaking and filling the tabular entries. A Curriculum Vitae has to be short and clear. I thus need ...
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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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Tabularx inside of Table becomes wider than the textwidth

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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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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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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Removing overfull and underfull box warnings [closed]

Always when I want to prepare a document with LaTeX I receive different warnings including underfull and overfull but I don't know how I can handle these warnings. As you can see here I have two ...
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How to create a new command with variable numbers of arguments

I am creating one command to define a functional requirement and many non functional requeriment in a table. I wrote the following code: \newcounter{Number} ...
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Increase row height of tabularx [duplicate]

I'm using the tabularx package from within memoir for creating a table. I'm trying to set the row height and found for tabular the command \setlength{\extrarowheight}{40pt} However, with my ...