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

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How to calculate exactly the proper textwidth to get a pregiven wrapping?

I have a text written with 12pt letters. I would like to use 10pt letters with shorter textwidth but the same wrapping. How to calculate the width? It is possible to force LaTeX to do the same ...
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Wrong width in pstool

I try to set up a report with the assistance of matlabfrag and pstool. I have an issue to define the correct width of such an diagram. Especially in combination with includegraphics, the problem ...
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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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How could I use scalebox to rescale a table such that it fits exactly in the usable page width (i.e., between the margins)?

How could I use scalebox to rescale a table such that it fits exactly in the usable page width (i.e., between the margins)? Is there some way in which something such as \hsize could be used as an ...
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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 ...
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Expand table columns proportionally to textwidth

I have a simple table: \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|l|} \hline First entry & 2nd & 3rd little longer & Forth & Fifth\\ \hline\hline 4.7\% & 11.7\% & 2.5\% ...