{width} is the measurement of the extent of something from side to side.

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How to make underbrace label text wrap at brace width?

Is there a way to make underbrace label text automatically wrap at the underbraces width, preferably even with automatic syllabication? Example where brace label text exceeds underbrace width: ...
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Changing width of table lines

We know that by adding \setlength\arrayrulewidth{xpt} changes the thickness of all the table lines. If I wanted to change specific table lines, how to do it? \documentclass[11pt]{article} ...
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Different column widths using multicol with pictures and text

Is it possible to specify different column widths in a multicol environment? For example, in a three column layout, can the left column be set to 0.16, the center column be set to 0.64 and the right ...
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Multicolumn table with different size

I have the following multicolumn table, but I would like to have these columns in different width. For example, columns "Cast name" should be wider that columns "percentage". Could someone kindly let ...
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Table exceeds text width

My table exceeds the text width... I have already tried lots of stuff (ex: tabularx, tabulary and others that I can't remember right now) to try to correct but none of them has solved my problem. I ...
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how to set sidebar color width

I encountered another problem. I am trying to set the hight of the header and the width of the sidebar. I am using: \makeatletter \setlength{\beamer@headheight}{1,2cm} \makeatother ...
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Multirow line width

I'm having an issue with this code \begin{table}[H] \begin{longtable}{| p{4cm} | p{2cm} | p{7cm} |} \hline \multicolumn{3}{| p{14cm} |}{\cellcolor{lightgray} \centering \textbf{Iniciar ...
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How to fit image inside box

I know that I can scale an image to text width with \textwidth, however, the template I am using requires a surrounding box and my image gets out of it. I am using: \begin{figure}[h!] ...
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Fix column width of table

I have two tables in this code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \begin{document} \title{} \author{} \date{\today} \maketitle \section{Header} \begin{table}[!htbp] \centering \footnotesize ...
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Aligned Equation Resizing? (Above or Below \textwidth)

My input: \begin{equation} \begin{aligned}[t] & \min\limits_{\bm{\Delta(P,Q),u}} & & \sum\limits_i u_i, \\ & \text{s.t.} & & (P_{min_k},Q_{min_k}) \leq (P_k,Q_k) \leq ...
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Shrink equations in align to fit page width

I read several similar questions, but none was on align environment. Here is my example. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \noindent where $B(a, ...
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tex4ht: How to create fixed width table columns

I used tex4ht. I need to create longtable with fixed width of column. However specified width is ignored. Example: \documentclass[9pt,oneside,a4paper,english,notitlepage]{book} ...
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Insert table with fixed width

I want to insert a table into my article. The following code can work. \begin{table} \centering \caption{Table 1 Normal function table} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|} \hline & $x<0$ & ...
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Math Formula is too long exceeds column width

I have a formula below which is expected to be in an column. After compiled, it is too long and covers two column. How can I constrain it into only one column width? Thanks \begin{equation} f'(u,v) ...
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measure width of multi-line math code

I would like to measure the width of multi-line math code. My approach below does not always succeed. In the second example an additional line break is inserted: I believe that it has to do with the ...
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Automatic Table Widths

This is probably a really simple question, but I don't know what keywords this question might have so I have trouble with searching it over the net. Anyway below is a code I wrote for a table. ...
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Adjusting column size in Latex table

I am using the code below to get a simple table but I need to adjust the width of each column. \begin{table}[H] \centerline{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline \textbf{Group} & \textbf{Count} \\ ...
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dynamic title size using titlesec

Is there a way to dynamically size titles as part of a \titleformat (from the titlesec package) definition? I'd like to scale titles of different lengths to be the same width (relative to \textwidth) ...
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Minipages wider than frame

In my document I have placed two mini pages side by side: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{showframe} \begin{document} ...
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Modify main slide dimensions-Beamer

I'mm making a Beamer Presentation and I would like to use as much space as possible for my slides, because I want the images that will be included to be as visible as possible. More specifically I ...
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Footnote - larger than textwidth [duplicate]

I am having some issues with \footnote{...} . I have defined the margins of my document and the textwidth. However, everytime I include a footnote it streches until the margins of the document thus ...
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Setting table-width exactly to linewidth

I'm trying to create a table with exactly the same width as the surronding text. I would expect that the command \resizebox{\linewidth}{!}{..table..} should do the job. However, the tables width is ...
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Longtabu not able to shrink text to textwidth

I have a really long table with papers, their authors and some other info about the paper. I use longtabu to make it a long table, and as some papers have a lot of authors I would like to make sure ...
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How to change the size of the right/main column in the koma-moderncvclassic?

I am using the koma-moderncvclassic package to re-create my CV. How can I manipulate the size of the right side column using so the column width matches the page layout respectively the width of the ...
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Set width of tabular column to the width of tabular numerals

Take the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[oldstyle, tabular]{libertine} \usepackage{array} \newlength{\period} \settowidth{\period}{9999--9999} \begin{document} ...
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How to restrict width of tcolorbox according to the length of the text it contains

I have created a tcolorbox (as given in tcolorbox version 3.40 manual - page 155) LaTeX Code: \tcbset{ enhanced, colback=red!5!white, boxrule=0.1pt, ...
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bound width of a single lstlisting to one column inside a two column IEEE template

I use IEEE double column template and inside it I add a C++ code. I expect the code to be bounded within a single column however it infringes to the next column. How to fix this code? I would avoid ...
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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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Make table 100 percent in width and add solid vertical divider

Problem: Making the table 100% in width and adding vertical lines only for letters A-K. Minimal working example (MWE): \begin{table}[htp] \centering \footnotesize\setlength{\tabcolsep}{2.5pt} ...
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specified column width

I'm using the following code for the table. Currently it is set up so that I can change the width of all column (except the first one) to the same width. Can someone help me tweet it so that I can ...
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width of table cell

I'm playing with a class file and the exact positioning of the text by using the textpos package depends on the exact width of a table cell. Is there a way to obtain this width, say by using ...
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How to let Multirow cooperate with Tabulary's “auto wrap”?

I have been using Tabulary's capability to auto wrap things. But I cannot find a way for Multirow to cooperate with it. Basically, in Tabulary I use \begin{tabulary}{\linewidth}{|L|L|L|L|L|r|} so ...
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Align fixed-width columns to the decimal point

I define a new column type for a fixed width column with centre aligned text as follows: \newcolumntype{d}[2]{>{{\rightdots{#1}}r<{\rightdots}\let\newline\\\arraybackslash\hspace{0pt}}m{#2}} ...
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Beamer - Wide Example Box

I am using this code to get an untitled example block. \begin{exampleblock}{} \end{exampleblock} As we know, this box has a width equal to the text width. How can I modify the code to get a box ...
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Cannot make \arraybackslash work after defining custom columns

I use: \usepackage{array} \newcolumntype{fwLa}[1]{>\raggedright\let\newline\\\arraybackslash\hspace{0pt}}m{#1}} ...
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how to resize the width of subcaption

I have two pictures and I'm using \usepackage{subcaption} to place them beside each other. The output might look like the following . The problem in the above picture is that it is difficult to ...
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How do I uniformly change bar thickness, box width and add error bars?

I need help with a few adjustments on this group plot. I managed to solved my previous problem but now I´m searching for a needle in a haystack. 1. How do I make the bars thinner so they may fit ...
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Why is tikz getting a different \linewidth or drawing a different rectangle inside a minipage under the same conditions?

Question I have a signature macro that determines whether to include a signature for a final production or whether to put in a red unsigned box (for pre-production copies). For some unknown reason, ...
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Boxes automatically sized to reach end of line?

I'm setting up a little test, which includes empty boxes for students to write their answers. The boxes start at different places on the page, but I'd like - for neatness - each box to reach to the ...
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How to deal with very long formulas

I have a very long formula that does not fit in the page. What should I do? Here is the code: \listfiles \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} %\usepackage{amsmath} ...
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tabu how to specify individual absolute column width and row height?

I am trying to generate a table that requires different row widths. The first column should have as little width as possible (just to print single digit 1,2,3 upto 9), whereas column 3 (where I have ...
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Customize tabular with tikz: extract width of a column

Currently I use this custom type of tabular (with packages tikz, booktabs, etoolbox): \def\head#1\\{\shead#1&\\} \def\shead#1&#2\\{\color{white}#1\ifstrempty{#2}{\\}{&\shead#2\\}} ...
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Fully Customized Table in Latex

Is it possible to have a customized table in LaTeX that has the following features? Be able to define Width and/or Height for specific row/column Be able to highlight/color a specific row or column ...
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Optimizing width of table (tabulary)

I'm trying to fit this table to the width of the page, however, whenever I try to change the header width with the command {p{}} it doesn't adjust the width of the three main headers Population, ...
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Adjust text within table using Tabulary

Problem: After looking into already existing threads about Tabulary, I could not find out what was wrong with the following code. The text does not adjust within the table. Code: ...
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Problem with the width of a table

I used the following code to generate a table, but I have faced the problem that clarifies in the attached picture. Any solutions? \documentclass[11pt,journal,compsoc]{IEEEtran} ...
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Too wide line spacing?

Following the likelihood function \begin{equation} \prod_{i=1}^n E \lbrace B_{k_{i_1}} (x_{i_1}) B_{k_{i_2}} (x_{i_2}) \rbrace E [ A^2 \lambda_1^* (x_{i_1}) \lambda_2^*(x_{i_2}) \exp ...
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Set minipage width to the available space

I am trying to fit 2 minipages next to each other, and I would like one to take 20% of the \textwidth, and the other one the rest of the space available, with a margin between both minipages that I ...
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How to make a fixed height-width box with custom padding

I am new to latex, I am trying to include output of TI84 calculator in my document. It is supposed to look like this: Following is what I am able to make. My output's height and width arrange ...
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Package colortbl problem: wrong width of the colored row with ''@{}'' in column spec list

The MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{colortbl} \begin{document} \setlength{\tabcolsep}{0pt} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|@{}p{0pt}@{}} \hline \rowcolor{cyan!70!black} Dummy ...