Questions tagged [columns]

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How to adjust longtable horizontal padding for first and last columns only

I'm reading longtable documentation trying to find a way to change the horizontal padding / column spacing for only the first and last columns. As shown in the image (red line), default spacing is ...
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Two columns of matching text

I'm formatting a translated book. There is a section where there is a poster that consists of two columns of related text. The various paragraphs, or in some cases, groups of paragraphs, match up with ...
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set footnotes below paired columns using reledpar and reledmac

I am using reledpar and reledmac to transcribe a two-column Latin text, with 4 levels of footnotes. Footnotes line up at the bottom left of page (as shown in the MWE). Is there a way to set them below ...
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Additional column in a table with automatically calculated values

I need to add an additional column to my table that would calculate the average of the two last columns. How can I do it without calculating the average manually myself? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{...
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table headings spread over two lines to make table shorter

My table is written with... \begin{center} \begin{tabularx} {\linewidth}{ll>{\raggedright}Xr} But I want to spread the text in the first two columns, e.g. preparatory work and omitting a step, ...
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Adjusting Column Widths in Tables

I'm new to Latex and struggling with adjusting the widths of a few columns in a Table. From the table attached here, I just need columns 2 & 4 to be reduced so that column 5 can be enlarged. Here ...
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Problem with table rows

I am facing an issue with the last row of the table here attached. I would like to have the width of the three columns to be equal. How can I do that? Here below the code I am using: \begin{table}[...
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Citations in columns with an itemize environment and an image side-by-side (Beamer)

I want the following setups: two columns, one with an itemize environment, another with an image (well, not necessarily columns, simply a list and an image side-by-side, but I figured columns are one ...
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How can I separate a multi-page table (e.g. using longtable) by columns?

I have a table with a lot of columns (about Model-Statistics). I already tried to use a (rotated) longtable, but I failed because I need to duplicate the first column and not the first row as a "...
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Split beamer frame into two horizontal subframes, each with a different set of environments

I am trying to divide my slide into two horizontal parts, the top part containing a mathematical expression on the top left side, and the bottom part containing two columns, listing the applications ...
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`tabular` - include column separator only between non-empty cells

I'm writing up a BNF definition using a custom environment, which is just a tabular with some specified column separators: \begin{tabular}{r @{$\in$} c @{:=} l} ... \end{tabular} where the left ...
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Rowcolor overhang with makecell

When I trim the sides of tables using @{}, the \rowcolor hangs over the sides. I've fixed this with <{\kern-\tabcolsep} on the first and last column (according to this question). However, if \...
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Table fontsize too small after using \resizebox

Initially, I had the problem of my table not fitting the column width of the page however after a \resizebox that was corrected however at the cost of the font size, is there a way to fix this? Thank ...
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Blank page added after pagecolumns in ConTeXt

This question arose in the comments in Ragged-bottom footnotes in ConTeXt; I have since reported the issue to the ConTeXt mailing list, but I have not heard anything back so far, so I decided I should ...
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The text in the columns of a table to be aligned to the right

I have a table defined as \documentclass[12pt]{article} %\documentclass[man]{apa} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,latexsym} \usepackage[dviwin]{graphicx} \linespread{1.6} \title{} \begin{document} \...
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How to align text in a longtable column that has fixed column widths to the right?

How do I align the text that I have in the last column to the right? I checked several similar questions and they all use tabularx. However, I wish to use longtableonly since my table spans multiple ...
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Specify the width and alignment of tabular column at the same time

Consider this example: \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{p{3cm}c} A0 & A1\\ BBB00 & BBB111 \end{tabular} \end{document} The output is Using p{3cm} allowed me to ...
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Convert two-column scrartcl class into a one-column

I want to modify (but not redesign) this code which is based on scrartcl class. I wonder how I can convert this document class into a one-column, keeping all the other setting the same. I hope there ...
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How to combine longtable and column-specifiers like >{$}r<{$}?

How do I combine the functionality of the environment "longtable" (a table can span multiple pages, with automatic copies of the caption and header row after each page-break) and column-specifiers ...
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Trouble fitting the last column of a landscape table

I am having trouble getting the last column of my Latex table to fit in landscape orientation. This is my setup and code for the relevant table - \documentclass[12 pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Staggering Columns using paracol

I am attempting to create "parallel" text that is temporal in nature. For example, the second author wrote the beginning, the first author wrote the second section, the fourth author wrote the third ...
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How do I apply different aligning options in different columns in a table?

I'm trying to figure out how I get different aligning for different columns in my table. I want the first and second column to be left-aligned and to the top of each cell (in case it turns out that ...
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How to fix this block matrix so that it can have same spacing between its columns

\begin{document} \[ \left( \begin{array}{ccccccccc} & & & & -1 & -1 & \dots & \dots & -1 \\ &&& & 0 & 0 & \dots & \dots & 0 \\ & \...
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Easiest way to change altacv.cls to a single column

I really like some of the basic features of the AltaCV template (https://github.com/liantze/AltaCV) but don't like the 2 column layout. What'd be the easiest way to change the template to a single ...
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How can a new column type be defined, which feeds the column's contents (embraced) to a command? [duplicate]

I am typesetting a document using the package tipa, and it happens often that the contents of each cell in a column of a table are notionally IPA and need to be enclosed between \textipa{ and }. So I ...
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blank space in a 2 column templae below a paragraph occupies whole column

I am having following section \section{How something works } {paragraph}user uses an open source library\cite{user31} which can \begin{enumerate} \item Detect unusual firewall behaviours between ...
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m{} column in tabular doesn't center text in third(last) column

This is such a simple thing and should just work, but I don't understand why it is not. I have a simple table with three columns and two rows. I wanted the text in each cell in the first row to be ...
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Proper way to create an aside/sidebar environment

So this is an issue I've had for awhile when learning about LaTeX and using it to create my resume/cv. When I refer to a sidebar, I'm mean more like how it is done in these templates: Example 1 ...
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Uneven starting column alignments with large columns

The following produces four tables, which I boxed to make them clearer. The bottom two boxes are of even starting heights, but the top two are not. I would like for the top pair of boxes to start at ...
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Beamer with columns, verbatim and overlay

The following example works fine: \begin{frame}[fragile] \begin{columns} \column{.5\textwidth} \begin{itemize}[<+->] \item First \item Second \end{itemize} \column{.5\...
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Separating enumerate number and content into two boxed columns

I'm trying to recreate something similar to this: Where the numbering is encased inside its own box, and the content in another. I know I could probably use a table but I was wondering if there is ...
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Issue with using \onecolumn with ReVTeX

I'm new to LaTeX and I'm trying to switch from double column to single column in a report I am working on. The single column is for the appendices. I've been trying to use the \onecolumn command, but ...
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revtex4-1 onecolumn: Remove the extra long blanks before/after eqnarray

In revtex4-1 onecolumn, I find the extra-long blanks (sentence breaks) before/after eqnarray, like this question: How to remove the extra long blanks before/after eqnarray? \documentclass[11pt, ...
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Latex: Table: Define column width relatively

With this code I can divide all 4 columns in equal withs. {@{}*{4}{p{.25\textwidth}@{}}} How can I say (for example): column 1: 20 % column 2: 30 % column 3: 25 % column 4: 25 % Please give a ...
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Two columns, one text, one figures

I have a paper that I'm writing that has a large number of figures. So large, that normal attempts at spacing and wrapping isn't cutting it. Also the images are unrelated, so subfigures don't seem ...
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ConTeXt: column breaks (reduce balancing penalty)

I'm trying to prevent ugly breaks of the items inside a \startcolumns...\stopcolumns environment: \setuppapersize[letter] \setuplayout [ topspace=0.5in , height=10in , backspace=0.75in ...
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Align columns with numbers by decimal point and ratio symbol (colon :)

I want to achieve alignment by decimal number AND the colon (:) ratio symbol, similar to what is shown in the code below as opposed to what is shown in the figure. I would welcome any suggestions for ...
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Align sentences beneath each other. Like ruler in word!

Essentially, I want to be able align the non-bold sentences underneath each other. In word I would use a ruler. As you would if you ignored all the underlines Canonical Ensemble: System with fixed ...
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Headers on a table with two double column of letters with arrows between

I want two double columns of letters with arrows between. The headers should be centred above each of the double columns: Header 1 Header 2 A B <=> C D E F <=> ...
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Single column elsarticle

I cannot seem to figure out how to make a single column elsarticle. I would like to enforce my whole document to just use one column instead of two. What am I missing? \documentclass[5p,10pt,times]{...
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How can I edit the following command to print two columns?

and I found a pretty template, but the problem is that one part of this is too big and I want to split into two columns. The part when the CV template make an entrylist is the following: \setlength{\...
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Lateral Column only for comments or pictures

How can I create a document (book) with a lateral column for comments or show pictures like the example? It´s not a simple two column document! The main text is showed only in the "main" column. The ...
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Aligning multiple “decimal points” in table column (by expanding one column into multiple?)

I'm working a document with values that have multiple "decimal points" (historical units & currencies) and am trying to create a column type that can align these properly (like siunitx does for ...
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Two different sets of information per column?

Is there any way to create a two column document that has two different sets of material per column? To be clear, I am not talking a a simple \columnbreak, but rather, you import one bit of text and ...
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Aligning two separate tabulations

I have multiple tabulations one after another, each divided into two columns. I want to have the left column centered about the same first column width, the divider between columns to be at the same ...
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ConTeXt: Suppress blank page when text reaches column's end

Background When text reaches the end of a column, it triggers inserting a blank page. This does not happen when text reaches the end of a page outside of a columnar environment. Problem In the ...
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ConTeXt: Suppress blank page in asymmetrical multicolumn layout

Background Creating a custom multi-column layout having columns that differ in width. Problem This question's problem is mentioned but not addressed in a previous answer: Setting page=yes causes ...
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Formatting table to show a column name and the column text aligned

I am trying to unsuccessfully create a table. The second row namely "LET [ms]" and the column content (A,B,C,D) are not aligned. I added two "&" characters between the "Frame" and "LET [ms]" ...
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Hyphenate a single word in a column [duplicate]

I would like the first word (i.e. Programming) to be hyphenated, but it is not and it is running into the column beside it. I'm thinking that since it is a standalone word, LaTeX is trying to avoid ...
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Table cell as one of several arguments of a command issued via >{} and <{} [duplicate]

Is an extension of this answer or this answer possible such that an additional argument to the issued command is passed directly without defining a new command or macro for each possible argument?

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