{xtab} is used for questions dealing with breaks in long tables so that they can span multiple pages.

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Page Breaks in Two-Column, Multi-Page Table

I'm currently using xtab to create long tables that span two columns, and multiple pages. What I'd like to do is have a finer degree of control over when the table is broken on a page / column ...
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xtab alignment problem

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{xtab} % table page breaks \usepackage{array} % for advanced column specification: use >{\command} for ...
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This particular use of xtabular makes latex hang indefinitely

Running latex or pdflatex on the following example causes a hang up, i.e. latex/pdflatex never ends: \documentclass[twoside]{book} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{xtab} ...
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Table in landscape mode

I would to make the table in landscape mode. To do that, I used pdflscape package. But I couldn't get the desired result. How to do that? Here is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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xtab error \@sharp -> {\captionsize

I started learning xtab package. Just for a trial, I wanted to try the code given in the documentation. But it generates the error: \@sharp ->{\captionsize \bfseries \tablename \ \thetable{} -- ...
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Differences between longtable and xtab

I have a pretty simple table that needs to span multiple pages. This seems like a job for either the supertabular/xtab package or the longtable package. The voting on the answers to this question ...
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xtab breaking table even though next row could “apparently” fit

Below is the MWE for a table spanning multiple pages. I like how this works generally, but the last row is awkwardly left on a lonely page. In the actual document there are many sections more rows, ...
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How could I insert a \section tag inside a \multicolumn tag?

is it possible to define a \section inside a \multicolumn in a xtab table?. Example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xtab} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \section{TestSectionA} ...
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multi-page two column table in a single column document

I have looked through and tried quite a few probable solutions but am unable to get this right. I am posting the best minimal example I currently have of what I am trying to accomplish here. Being ...
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huge table + footnote-ish thing

I have a book, which is basically a 100-page table. I use xtab package to layout this book. The book has a list of 100-ish definitions, which are referenced multiple times in the table. Think of a ...
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XeLaTeX: xtabular package fails to work

I am trying to make my resume neat and tidy. So, going for LaTeX/XeLaTex. Resume Here The problem is, even though I use the xtab package to put my long tables across multiple pages, for some reason, ...
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Preserving table width and header, when using tables across multiple frames in Beamer

When using the beamer class, how can I create a table which preservers the contents of the header and the width of the columns across multiple pages, without naming this width explicitly? longtable ...
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Prevent xtab breaking table too soon

Xtab breaks a long table spanning multiple pages too soon -- see my screenshot: The output seems rather unsightly to me. Can I make it take more of the available space? Alternatively, is there a ...
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xtabular* does not work on two columns

I'm trying to split a table in several pages, for doing this I'm using the xtab package and xtabular. However, the behavior of the xtabular* environment (that supposedly should break the two column ...