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Tip on how to make a visually good table

I'm using booktabs to make most of the tables in my thesis. However, I'm not sure if that is the best solution for tables with more than 6-7 rows, as it can be difficult to read (there is no line ...
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How to generate a table of trigonometric functions that can be broken across pages?

Consider the following screenshot. The features I want to have are: I can shrink the page size and the table is allowed to break across pages. The background of odd rows must be different from that ...
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Create a table with calculations of binomial and poisson distribution

Well, I was looking for some tables on the internet about the binomial and poisson distribution (not the cumulative ones) in LaTeX format. But I've only found the code of the cumulative distributions, ...
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How to make a perfect colour filled threeparttable table?

A three line table is used for my report. I want to fill lightgray background color to the whole table, but there is white space between rows, how to eliminate this issue? Without \addlinespace: ...
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Complex LaTeX Table

I am trying to make a LaTeX table. I have prepared the following code. \begin{table}[htbp] \caption{Combination Nomenclature, (Average Fill Factor)} \resizebox{1.0\textwidth}{!}{ \begin{tabular}{|c||...
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Vertical spacing in tables with math

How can I force LaTeX to vertically center math in a table taking into account subscripts, superscripts, etc? It appears from the output below that LaTeX vertically centered the $JV$ and added the ...
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How do I eliminate the vertical realignment when using arrayrulecolor with cmidrule?

I'm using consecutive \cmidrule commands in conjunction with \arrayrulecolor to alternately hide and unhide horizontal rules in a table. However, when \arrayrulecolor is used with \cmidrule, some odd ...
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Need help with shrinking sideways table

it's been awhile since I last used LaTex to produce some document. Right now I'm trying to help my wife with producing PhD thesis. And I ran into a problem with a quite big table. I've never used ...
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Create table with automatic row numbering

I am trying to create a table with subheading and automatic row numbers. The original table looks like this: The latex to generate the table is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Package PGF Math Error: Could not parse input as a floating point number

I'm trying to format this beautiful table given as an answer to Beautiful table samples. If you look at the third column, you can see that the unit is given in eV. I would like to add latex formulae ...
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How to alternately shade rows in a table [duplicate]

I'm having trouble finding anything that will work with this checklist table that I have set up. I was hoping someone might have some suggestions. \usepackage{colortbl} \begin{center} {\...
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table header problems with \multicolumn

I have been trying to produce some aesthetically appealing tables for my MSc thesis. This link has helped me a lot: Professional-looking tables with alternating row colors? A challenge, however, ...
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How can I alternate colors in table

I build a table almost like the table in my picture. But how can I change the color between the stages like in the picture: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt,fleqn]{article} \usepackage[left=30mm,right=...
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Use of \cmidrule in booktabs [duplicate]

I'm using the method from this post to generate booktabs tables with alternating rowcolors (yes I know it's a frowned upon practice but I have to use it). Now I want to use \cmidrule to generate a ...