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Questions tagged [columns]

{columns} is specifically about columns in {tables} (though often the latter tag will suffice). If your question is about {two-column} documents or the {multicol} package, use the respective tag instead.

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Removing ticks from top, bottom and right-hand side of column chart and rename x-axis labels

I am trying to make a nice looking histogram of my data, and have managed to produce the following so far: \begin{tikzpicture} \centering \begin{axis}[ ymin=0, ymax=8000, minor y tick num = 2,...
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Change column specification for single specific cells

Say I have a table with some data, a header row and a summary. The table has specific column specifications, like below \documentclass{article} \setlength\parskip{1em} \begin{document} % ...
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ConTeXt: Complex multicolumn layout

Background Looking to achieve a fairly complex layout from a Markdown source document. The layout resembles: Code \usemodule[newcolumnsets,visual] \setuphead[chapter][ header=empty, footer=...
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Outlining specific parts of array

I couldn't find this anywhere else. I have an array with a bunch of numbers in it, and I am very new to posting on this forum. This is from a template that I have to use for a document. Here's the ...
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How to create a table of six equally spaced columns in latex?

I am new to latex. The task of creating columns seems to be too complicated to do it in latex with all the different commands and packages available for creating a simple table of six equi-spaced ...
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Small separation between columns

On the bottom you will find a minimal example of my code (perhaps a little bit too much packages). My problem is that I would like to have a very small separation between each column. That's why I ...
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How to make table with column lines only in the first row

How do I draw my table with the column lines only in the first row? Here's a MWE of my code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{float} \usepackage[table]{...
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re-ordering columns in leaflet package

I used code provided by Predrag Punosevac to create a flyer. I would like however to re-order the columns so that it would appear first column first, second second and so on. Is there a way to tweak ...
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How can I customize a theme independent note page? (beamer)

I would like to create a custom note page in beamer which sould look like this However, the layout of this note page will vary greatly depending on the current theme settings. If I am to change the ...
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Why do enumerated lists become more compact when using `columns` with `parskip` loaded (beamer)? [duplicate]

When I use columns environment to include enumerate items, the presence of parskip will force enumerated items to become more compact. The output above will not be the same if parskip is disabled. ...
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How to create tables with space as borders between columns

I can separate columns in my tables with lines by adding a | at the beginning as in \begin{tabular}{ |l|l| }. How do I separate columns with space such that it's aligned as done in the following ...
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Overlay steps in two columns

I have the following slide: \documentclass[beamer]{beamerswitch} \usetheme{metropolis} \beamerdefaultoverlayspecification{<+->} \begin{document} \begin{frame}\frametitle{My title} \begin{...
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Suppress spaces between column entry and newly defined column separator

As explained in another post I have defined a column separator as follows: \newcolumntype{"}{@{\hskip\tabcolsep\vrule width 1pt\hskip\tabcolsep}} With the normal separator | I used @{} to make ...
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How to fix the column width for specific rows of my table?

I am new to Latex, and I was trying to make a table. Everything was fine, until I added the last merged row for notes. It turned out like this: The code I used is here below: \pagebreak \begin{...
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How to get the same effect of the X column without using tabularx?

I'm having a little problems with tabularx package. So I'd like to make tables with a column that occupies all the remaining withe space, as a X column type does. In the following MWE the last column ...
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Latex three column layout: merging two of them at the begining

I am writing a document with a simple three column layout using the package multicols. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{...
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Some adjustments of a nice table

In relation to my previous question and the code also provided by the user @Zarko for a nice table, I kindly ask for some adjustments such as those shown in the figure below and reported in the main ...
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Aligning entries of a table at dots if entry is a number, otherwise centered

I have the following table, where the entries are either numbers or a dash, possibly followed by one or more asterixes: \documentclass[notitlepage]{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{...
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How to stretch a specific column

What I have is a table that should stretch to the text width and want a specific column to stretch. What I have now is \begin{tabular*}{\textwidth}{ll r@{.}l l r@{.}l r@{.}l} ... \end{tabular*} What ...
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Why are my columns colliding with package paracol?

I am trying to use the package paracol to display the same biblical verses in several languages. Why are my two columns colliding and how can I prevent this? Also, as a secondary question, I am ...
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Change Column Name and Cell Value Pgfplotstable

I have this csv file: ,Accuracy 1,0.982 2,0.982 3,0.982 4,0.988 5,0.916 6,0.976 7,0.958 8,0.97 9,0.945 10,0.988 11,0.969 This is the screenshot when I imported it into Latex file: This is the ...
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Place figure to the right of other content in beamer itemization

I want an itemization where one item has an equation first and then a small figure right to it. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Test} \begin{itemize} \item ...
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How to make a specific text ignore columns

I found a template online, its good but I want to change the part where it says "Research Experience" I want it to be in one line instead of one under the other. I am very new to latex and couldn't ...
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Importing a csv Tablehead into latex, with too many columns

I tried importing a csv table, using the package csv simple: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage{csvsimple} \begin{filecontents*}{xxx.csv} \end{filecontents*} \begin{document} \...
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Actual table column width is unequal with set number

I want to create a table with fixed column lengths like this: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|p{1cm}|p{2cm}|p{3cm}|} \hline 1 cm & 2 cm & 3 ...
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Specify columns format with redefineable command?

The users of my class might want to change the column format of a class-provided table. Convenient would be to do this by redefining a command. At latex.org I found a solution which works for the ...
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Broken column wrap with update to newest version of TexLive

I recently updated to the newest version of TexLive for my Mac. The first stumbling was that I had to \input{bidi.tex} instead of loading it. And things were going well. But then, when I wrote my ...
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How to split the text into two columns that both have a different width?

I'm making a report about some code that I've written. I want to split the page into two columns, in such a way that I have code on the left side and (commentary, descriptive, non-code) text on right ...
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How do i set up 2 differently sized columns with multipage support?

I am trying to create a resume with two columns. I first looked at using minipage, but it doesn't support multiple pages (if text gets too long for one page). Is there any alternatives for minipage ...
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“Jump” between columns

I am trying to create a two-column document where I can create sections such that the title of the section is in column 1 and the text of the section is in column 2. Like in the image but obviously ...
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Hangindent and justfied multiline text in single cell of table

I have quite a lot of text that I want to format in a readable manner in a single cell of a table, so I want to use hangindents. But in addition to that I want to make the text justified, but this is ...
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Beamer table of contents overly

When i add overly \pausesections to the table of contents (Two columns) it dispalys two sections simultaneously (one from column 1 and one from column 2): \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \...
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Align multiple answers in equation

I want the following nicely aligned \begin{alignat*}{3} & x^2(x-1) &&= 0\\ x^2 &= 0 \vee x-1 &&= 0\\ x &= 0 \vee x&&=1 \end{alignat*} result: edit: ...
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Getting error with itemize and column using in succession

In my presentation, I need to put two graphs under a list item. I am trying the following code but am getting an error stating that "Missing number, treated as zero. \end{frame}". If I remove this ...
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Align ragged right and ragged left in equation environment

I would like to write a financial calculation that is numbered as an equation. tabular, split and align do not seem to work. tabular delivers an error witin the equation environment. The result ...
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Typesetting columnar or tabular data

How can I write 2 simple columns with data? For example like this: a kjh f ghjjjk f gtrgthgthtyhth I tried /twocolumns but I didnt get this result.
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How to use three columns for table?

I am aware of using supertabular and the \twocolumn environment for tables over two columns. But is also possible to use a three column layout with a long table?
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using division to calculate column size

I am converting from another format and creating tables with varying numbers of columns. I would like the column to be approximately layed out. If there are two columns, I want each column to get ...
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How to separate row *and* column caption from table content with a little portion of white space?

I actually thought that this question has already been asked but I could not find anything similar to it. I would like to separate the row and column caption from the table content in the following ...
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Using collcell package with tabularx X columntype

I would like to use the X column type from the tabularx with the collcell package. In the MWE below, I define: \newcolumntype{R}{>{\collectcell\TitleColumn}{r}<{\endcollectcell}}% works \...
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How to autofit table based on contents?

I have checked all over the web but I'm trying to autofit column in table based on content. From below: to: The code is: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts \...
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Putting a vertical graphic to the left of chapter header

I want to set up chapter headers to look like this: || || Chapter 1 || The City Begins || to Decay The two vertical bars represent a series of vertical bars drawn in xfig. I've tried this: \...
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Poster with two columns of different width

Why is this so difficult? Tex, stack-exchange, reddit... none have the information I am seeking. My issue is simple, I need to create a poster with two columns: the first one on the left side, thin ...
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Remove blank space in a column created with LaTeX and fits its content

everybody. I am currently writing a paper and have been trying to resemble the table shown in figure 1 (it is a 1row- 3colum table), created with Microsoft Word. However, the table I obtain, created ...
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Is it possible to make two separate columns that aren't columns?

I know it is possible to make two columns, and to make two tables. I am wanting to know if it is possible to create two columns that aren't connected/flowing into each other. If one column is longer ...
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What is the minimum cell's table width?

I'm kind of stuck in the middle of nowhere because I want to make this table (48 columns I know it's huge... but I need this) fit in a4paper but it seems there is a cell's table minimum width, isn't ...
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Aligning section text and table length

I have a question regarding the alignment of my table. As you can see, my table does not align with the rest of my text. The reason I used a table, is because function \tab did not really have a good ...
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Divide a page into independent columns with tcbposter

I got an excellent answer on this question (how to divide a page into 2 columns) but a new obstacle has come. Now I need to divide it to 1 single column) and 3 columns. So far (thanks to Ignasi) I ...
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A width table (landscape) that is able to break across several pages

I have a landscape table with 18 columns and number of rows that are much less with table notes that I try to fit across two landscape pages. I would like to "cut" the columns so that it goes over two ...
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multicolumns wrapped one another

\documentclass[usenames,dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{dcolumn} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \usepackage{...