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Vertically align multi-line text in tabular with makecell

I have a table with line-breaked cells (using \makecell) and want to align the content vertically. The ``makecell'' command has an optional parameter for that -- however, only horizontal, not vertical ...
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How to align the content of this table?

I'm struggling with the alignment of the content of this table. I want that the content of each cell of the first column to be centered vertically or at least to remove the white space at the top of ...
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How do I vertically center the text in a single cell next to multi-line 'makecell' cells in a tabular environment with variable widths?

Below is a simplified example table I have: The code being: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{makecell} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|...
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Problems about creating tables

I want to create a table like this However, what I can get is one like this In the table I created, there are two problems existing, which are the middle vertical line is too short to reach the top ...
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I want my table cells to overflow. How do I do that?

I have a table that is coded like this: \begin{tabular}{p{1in} p{3in}} \makecell[l]{Text in a \\ cell} & \makecell[c]{Text in \\ another cell} \\ \makecell[l]{Another row} & \makecell[...
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Table error causing excessive runtime

I tried to write a table, but I cannot find what is wrong with it as it is preventing my file from compiling: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,twoside]{report} \usepackage[version=4]{mhchem} \usepackage{...
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How to fill color in table cells with two lines

I am trying to make a table where cells have colored backgrounds. I am using \colorcell{}, and it works fine with one line of numbers. However, I would need two lines in each cell. To make two lines, ...
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The characters are out of the form and it reminds me that "Overfull \vbox (16.44144pt too high)", I don't know why

I'm curious about a mistake that I have made. I wrote like this: \documentclass{ctexart} \usepackage{multirow,makecell} \begin{document} \begin{table}[!htbp] \begin{tabular}{|c|r|} \hline \...
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How to remove extra vertical space in a table cell bordering makecell

MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \geometry{tmargin=2cm,bmargin=2cm,lmargin=2cm,rmargin=2cm} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{tabularx, makecell} \setlength{\...
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Using longtable and makecell, how can I get different alignments for different columns?

I have a two-page (long)table, on landscape orientation. I would like the first column to be centered-centered, but the remaining columns to be top-left (using makecell). I would like each row to look ...
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How to use different cell alignments in the same row?

Using \makecell, I would like the first column of each row to be centered, centered (cc) but the remaining columns to be top, left (tl). Is this possible? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \...
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siunitx : How to align \qty value numbers in tables

I would like to make a table with values followed by its units, in which the numbers of the values are aligned according to the "rules" of the siunitx-package. I can do this with two columns ...
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Is there anyway to make this table fit within my document? Additionally, how may I space the first row of the table as the second image below

\documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} \usepackage{booktabs,array} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{colortbl} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{makecell} \begin{document} \begin{table}[H] ...
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How to extend rule to cover entire table in landscape

I am trying to make a really wide table fit onto my table on latex, in doing so I used \makecell as well as turning it into \landscape mode to make it fit, but it seems the \rules (\toprule, \midrule ...
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Why does `\makecell` not provide proper vertical alignment for this particular line?

I am trying to align table cell contents using \makecell. It strikes me as very strange that (in the same table), one row gets aligned vertically as intended while the other does not. I want the words ...
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How do I fit my specified data into a table which fits within the page limits where the maths doesn't hit the top of each box?

I have made a table that fits my data but not the way I would like. I have mixed and matched different ideas but nothing has worked. There is probably a much simpler way of creating a table with this ...
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How to vertically align the contents of cells in NiceTabular?

I am trying to to vertically align cells contents in NiceTabular when they get significantly different heights. However, \adjustbox and makecell do not seem to work (neither does \adjustbox and \Block)...
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Struggling with Top Alignment / Vertical Alignment with Tabular

I am struggling to align the content of the left column to the top of the tabular cell. I have tried using the \begin{tabular}[t]{|l|l|}, as most other posts have suggested, but have had no luck in ...
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1. How do I align all equations in column 2? 2. Also the left [ of my matrices is not appearing. How do I solve these 2 problems?

Below is the my code: \documentclass[11pt,oneside,openany]{book} \usepackage[a4paper, left=1.5cm, right=1.5cm, top=3cm, bottom=3cm]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{...
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Unable to vertically align correctly long table

I am using the package longtable and what I want to achieve is to have vertically centered cells, and equal row height. I have tried using m{} column type, to achieve the vertical centering, but when ...
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How to separate words in table cells with a fixed width and vertically align the text?

I need my table to fit in a A4 page so I fixed some of the columns. Now I run into various alignment an word separation problems. Like in the cell next to the ID A.7.2.2 I have no other idea how to ...
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Empty spaces and no alignment in table

I am trying to create a table. This is the code I am using and I am getting this output. As you can see there are weird cell alignments and I can't explain the blank spaces in the bottom part either. ...
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error when using 'm' option in tabular after adding command \makegapedcells

I added the command \makegapedcells from package makecell and now my tabular gives error when using m for fields. There seems to be some conflict. Here is MW. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{...
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Combining S column type with makecell \thead

I am trying to have nicely aligned numerical values in my table (alongside potential empty cells or text), with \thead table headings to have multi-line column descriptions. When I try the following, ...
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makecell package error {\let\tabg@pe\theadgape\thead@}

I have a table that I am trying to use in a Wiley publishing company LaTeX template. Here is the table I am trying to use - this code thanks to R ztable latex output not working: \documentclass[12pt]{...
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Line break in \makecell in tabular cell in AASTeX results in extra column width?

I would like to use \makecell with to add line breaks in my table. However, this results in extra column width, with the width being what it would have been had the text not been broken onto two lines....
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rowcolor uneffective in longtable with makecell [duplicate]

I'm trying to color the rows of a longtable with rowcolor as follow (in the MWE I have onyl included few rows of the very long table): \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[fontsize=8pt]{...
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\bfseries in makecell failure

I'm trying to insert \bfseries to each row of a \makecell command, but it is not compiling. MWE below: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{makecell} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{l} \makecell[{...
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Conflict \thead function defined in two packages

I'm using both: \usepackage{makecell} \usepackage{tablestyles} in a *.tex document. If I use the previously shown order, I got an ! LaTeX Error: Command \thead already defined. error on the ...
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Alternative for makecell?

While working on a solution for Typographic conventions template / package I came across https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/26692/28139 which makes use of the optional argument for \\ to increase spacing ...
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Makecell: Declare default alignment in \usepackage[]

I want to load the makecell package with a default option to make all \makecell cells left-aligned by default. What should I substitute in for OPTIONS below to make left-alignment the default behavior ...
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Rotated bold font in NiceTabular table heading

I am making table using both nicematrix and makecell packages, because these packages applied together allow to obtain multirow heading cells containing rotated text (as pointed here; if I am not ...
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conflict between arydshln and makecell packages. How to resolve

I am using answer in how-to-place-a-vertical-dashed-line-between-columns-of-a-matrix to add dashed lines in a matrix. But I also load package makecell to fix another problem with tables as given in ...
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Can't simultaneously use makecell, threeparttable and tabulary

I'm trying to accomplish "threeparttables" while simultaneously using both makecell (to achieve within-cell rowbreaks) and tabulary (to make the tables not exceed \linewidth). But while I ...
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How to make a table with multirow rotated cells?

I am trying to make the table with automatically centered, rotated multirow cells. Something like in the picture, but with cells automatically fitted to their content: I tried to apply solutions ...
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Use a simplekv variable with a newline inside makecell

MWE: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{makecell} \usepackage{simplekv} \usepackage{tabularx} \setKVdefault[test]{ kv1 = {Test 2 \\ Test 3}% } \useKVdefault[test] \begin{document} \begin{...
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Automatic line break in tabularx environment

I'm trying to get a table that automatically inserts a line-break so some very long text can fit in the cell, instead of overflowing to the margins like it's doing now. I tried with \makecell but didn'...
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Issue combining makecell and cellcolor

I have seen similar question to this one already but none of the answers I have found seem to solve my problem. I'm trying to color the cells of the first column of my table, but I cannot find a ...
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Color cell incomplete in coloured columns LaTeX and hhline details trouble

I have a problem with my table in LaTeX. A few of cells doesn't fill well. I used the package "makecell" to do multirow and define new types of columns instead colortbl package (because I ...
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weird text place on the top of the column with makecell in latex table

I want that the text is placed in the top of the column in my table. I have the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Coloring a line of a table

I try to color only the first line of the table below, using the code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{makecell} \usepackage{hhline} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{colortbl} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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How can I create an easily extensible table in latex?

My example table looks like this, but should be easily extensible to implement more nested or merged cells inside. For instance I want to add more lines to the content of the last column. Let's say 3 ...
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How to enable the automatic line breaks in table and forced the text to break?

I have created a table, and I have fixed its width, but the problem when I write a long text, the text breaks the line, I want to add an automatic line break when the text should respect the width of ...
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Vertical alignment of \makecell header

I have some issues with the vertical alignment of \makecell headers for a longtable. Basically, what I'm trying to achieve is that the single lettera A, B and E are vertically centered while the other ...
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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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Problem with colortbl and makecell

Here is an simple example. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{colortbl} \usepackage{multirow, makecell} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{c} longer text\\ \cellcolor{...
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How to bold inside makecell?

I am using makecell for table cell, \makecell[ct] {Power \\ Profile} Now, I need to bold the content and hence I used, \makecell[ct] {\textbf{Power \\ Profile}} But its not compiling. How can I ...
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Unwanted space between letters in tabular cell

I am using below code, \begin{table} \caption{Performance comparison of CMOS VCO with the state-of-the-art} \label{tab:3_3} \setlength{\tabcolsep}{5pt} \centering \small \begin{tabular}{ |p{2cm}|p{...
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Vertical centering of multirowcell text when specifying other column widths

I have tables where I am trying to use two features together: multirowcell (from the makecell package) for cells that span multiple rows with new lines inserted into the text in specific locations, ...
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Reducing the line spacing for a rotated table cell

I'm trying to reduce the line spacing for the rotated table cells in order to reduce the width of the table and to make it look nicer. Also the cell "Material" looks kind of crammed. This is what it ...
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