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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How to write the same text in every cell in a table column?

I have to make a table, but with counted rows, except the head. It's okay to do it with a counter, but it's overboring write (or copypaste) into 144 rows. Is there any automatized solution? \...
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Creating a sidebar/column

I am recreating a CV template i made in Word/Photoshop, and started using LaTeX_ recently along with Uni projects. I want to use custom fonts, so I am using XeTex to compile in order to easily use ....
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Why does pgfpages not allow plain text in a beamer column environment?

Using XeLatex and beamer class, I want to make a presentation with notes. The pgfpages package does this nicely. But when I make a column environment AND want the notes produced, then text will not ...
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Automatic letter spacing in narrow columns

Is there any possibility how to automatically stretch letter spaces in narrow columns to get fully justified text like that in the middle? Picture below is from soul package manual. Here is my ...
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Adjusting the column width of a specific column in table?

I have created a table where some row cells are merged. Because of this, the merged cells are not "aligned" because two columns have different widths. It is more apparent when you look at an ...
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Specifying column names [duplicate]

I have the following table with a column header. Since the column name of the last column is bigger than the rest, I have specified the name in multiple lines For instance, I have specified two rows ...
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Allowing values to bypass tabular column alignment

I have 8 columns in my table and everything fits perfectly except the very last value, which is about 5 columns long/wide (it's a very long binary string) and it's on the last row all by itself, I ...
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Removing or changing table border spacing in `longtable`

I want to remove the border spacing of a table created by longtable package. I wish to preserve the column spacing as such and wish to only remove the right side border spacing so that a two column ...
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Includegraphics without stretching

I am trying to use \columns in conjunction with \includegraphics to show a "list" of pictures. Sadly this code: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Einführung} \begin{columns} \column{0.5\textwidth} ...
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Columns of different widths inside the headerbox in baposter

I am using baposter template for a poster and trying to create columns of different widths inside the headerbox (not the overall columns which determine which size each headerbox will have). Could you ...
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Why when using the multicol package will tikz figures/ normal figures be pushed to the centre of the next page?

I'm trying to insert a simple tikz diagram into a two-column document and it keeps pushing it to the bottom of the next page. Is there a reason for this? I've tried moving it further up in the text ...
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Specifying column height

I am using the following lines to create two columns \begin{columns} \begin{column}{0.5\textwidth} some text here some text here some text here some text here some text here \end{column} \begin{...
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How to add a new column and still keep table nice and fitting into the paper

I would like to add a sixth column in my table, this column should be the total of the predictions Tp, Np and Ep. However, I don't really know how to do that and still have the table looking good ...
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Problem with figure captions on two different slides

I am having problems with figure captions. Currently, my captions are appearing at the bottom of both two slides. However, I want the captions to appear below the figure on separate slides. Please ...
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Aligned column text with the title of the section

In the following MWE adopted from here and modified how is it possible to have each entry aligned with the name of the section, that is, without indent? Also I want each entry to span the whole text ...
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How to place enumerations in rows, not columns in ConTeXt?

Similar to the LaTeX answer in left-to-right itemize in multicols environment, in which \usepackage{tasks} is used, I want to place itemizations in rows, like this, but need a ConTeXt solution: a. ...
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How adjust and align properly different equations

I'm trying to write this in latex: Using the "align" enviroment I'm able to achieve to write this code: \begin{align} &\sum_k y_{ik}= \left\{ \begin{array}{l} ...
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Adding the table of content in IEEE access template after the abstract

How to place after the the abstract in IEEE access format I had used \onecolumn then \tableofcontent. I am trying to add the table of content in the same page of the abstract but with a single column.
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Push right column of array to right edge

although I am not new to LaTex, I am new to this forum which I have been appreciating since years - so thanks for all! Here's my problem: I want to set an equation with basically two columns - ...
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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 ...