{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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
1answer
276 views

How to create a document wide table style for border [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to separate table content and table style is it possible to create a document wide table setting for how table border are applied for each table? I want to have the ...
1
vote
3answers
41 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
91 views

Serious table problems - something is wrong the text cell (it just continue?)

TWO MORE QUESTIONS: How do I add analyzes to the left side (so the letter turns into the figure and with a underline?)? And how do I remove "Game"-catogory, if I would like that?? It would be a ...
1
vote
2answers
253 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
706 views

Alignment of columns of nested tables (tabularx)

I want to nest 2 tabularx tables: the columns of the "inside" table belong to a column of the "outside" table and therefore shall be indented and have a vertical line on their side. I tried to do ...
1
vote
1answer
86 views

array, table, tabular, tabularx, longtable, supertabular, longtabu [closed]

What is the difference between array , table, tabular, tabularx in terms of syntax , typesetting , ease of use, and appearance after compiling. In short, where will you use each of them and what are ...
1
vote
1answer
109 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
143 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

How do I align the table where column going beyond the table

I have table where the column is extending beyond in the table in elsarticle. The MWE is as follows: \documentclass{elsarticle} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
1
vote
1answer
72 views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
121 views

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: ...
1
vote
2answers
55 views

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} ...
1
vote
2answers
455 views

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} ...
1
vote
2answers
193 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
648 views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
517 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
232 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
55 views

Wrap word in table cell

I have such table: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ |p{0.5cm}|X|p{1cm}|p{0.8cm}|p{1.1cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{1.2cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{0.9cm}|p{1.5cm}| } ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

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} ...
1
vote
2answers
167 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
183 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
179 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
175 views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
517 views

Tabular output from Excel2latex going off the page

I've used excel2Latex to convert a table into tabular format. The code generated is this % Table generated by Excel2LaTeX from sheet 'Sheet1' \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Add caption} ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

tabular tabularx automatic linebreak (p/m/b doesn't work as expected)

The following snipped should break at the end of the column \begin{table}[hb] \begin{tabular}{|l|p{.5\textwidth}|} \hline \bfseries Col 1 & \bfseries Col 2\\\hline \hline Line ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
682 views

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, ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

Footnote including \tabularx results vertically wrong alignment of footnote number

Using the \tabularx inside a footnote with the code: \footnote{\label{statistik1}\begin{tabularx}{\textwidth-3em}{lrrrr} \noindent Jahr~& Eheschließungen~& Ehescheidungen~& ...
1
vote
1answer
71 views

Problems for coloring tables using booktabs and xcolor

Well, recently I posted a question related here. Thanks to the solution suggested by Harish Kumar I could fix the two tables posted at first. Later I tried to apply the solution to a new third table. ...
1
vote
1answer
255 views

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} % ...
1
vote
1answer
39 views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
329 views

Tabularx, Caption and Footnotes

I need to have some tables with the following requirements: The need to be of width \textwidth; The caption has to be on top of the table even at automatic page breaks; The tables should not float; ...
1
vote
1answer
139 views

merging cells with tabularx

I'am writing my thesis. I want to create a table. I'm using the tabularx environment My code: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Add caption} ...
1
vote
1answer
96 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
95 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
82 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
719 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
5k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
742 views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
303 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
190 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
614 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
988 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

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} ...
1
vote
1answer
58 views

Alignment problems with table using tabularx

I have a problem with a table which I am using for a publication. The code is as follows: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \captionof{table}{Summary} % \begin{tabularx}{0.5\textwidth}{| c | ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

Table formatting problem with multiple multi-rows

I am trying to complete the formatting of this table. I cannot get the text in the final column to wrap and remain in the cell. The "stuff stuff stuff" text just keeps going off the edge of the ...
1
vote
1answer
70 views

Two tables side by side placed ; need to to align vertical top

I've two table placed next to each other as mentioned HERE Brief copy of code is mentioned below: \parbox{.2\textwidth}{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline $\textbf{Q\#}$&$ ...
1
vote
1answer
130 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
121 views

How to make multi-page table with text wrap and auto-width? [duplicate]

So, as far as I understand, I can use the tabularx package to make auto-width tables with text wrap. Also, there is supertabular which allows me to make tables span across pages. How do I make a ...
1
vote
1answer
163 views

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 ...