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Questions tagged [multicolumn]

{multicolumn} is for questions concerning the formatting of table cells that span several columns.

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How to reduce space between two columns

I have the table shown below. Due to the fact that the titles in Rown#2 are long, the numbers and their percentages become so distant from each other and made the table unreadable. Q: How to reduced ...
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Beamer multicolumn vertical alignment problem

I have the following slide: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{multicol} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Why does this happen?} \begin{multicols}{2} \begin{center} \begin{enumerate} \item Text ...
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Line break with longtable and multicolumn

I am trying to write up the following table. However, I cannot get a line break to work (needed for Branches and Results column's) and as such the table runs off the side of the page. My attempt is ...
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A columnbreak command in the vwcol package?

I am using the package vwcol to create a two column document wherein the columns have different widths. I need a command like \columnbreak in package multicol. How can I do this? Thank you in advance! ...
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Automatic line break inside multicolumn table

I'm trying to create a table as shown below. I'm not sure why my code makes the "Sample ID" column as wide as the "Composition" column even though they have a different setting in the multicolumn{}{...
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achieving merge cells in table latex

How can I achieve this table in latex As of now this is the result by using this code \begin{table}[] \centering \caption{My caption} \label{my-label} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|l|l|l|...
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pgfplotstable: How to make and format a multi-line header with math entries

My Code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside,titlepage]{article} \pagestyle{headings} %\setcounter{page}{1} \pagenumbering{arabic} %\pagestyle{arabic} %\usepackage[a4paper,left=1.25in,right=1.25in,...
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Can't read my table

Trying to print this table in one page or two maybe . please help. \documentclass{article} %\usepackage[margin=2in]{geometry} %use this later of you need tp specfy margin %\usepackage{microtype} % ...
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Merging table rows instead of splitting them?

I have a table that looks like this: | COLUMN A | COLUMN B | COLUMN C | COLUMN D | |-------------------------------------------| | 0 | A | 100 | 150 | | 1 | B | ...
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Create table question [closed]

I would like to create a table like the one I show in the image but I'm a bit lost. Let's see if someone can help me. Thank you.
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Unexpected indent in multicolumn of a tabular table

When I use multicolumn in a tabular table, the text is always indented compared to the other rows where no multicolumn is defined. How can I solve this? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multicol}...
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How to left align equation numbering within multicolum?

I have the following code: \documentclass[11pt, spanish]{article} %\usepackage{babel} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{legalpaper, a4paper, %top=25mm, %bottom=25mm, ...
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Automatic amount table columns and column numbers

I'm looking for a way to create a command with which Latex can automatically generate a table with a given amount of columns, and automatically fills in the column numbers as headers. I'm looking ...
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Form: How to put Form-Fields perfectly into multicolumn-cells?

I have a follow-up question about: Form: How to put Form-Fields perfectly into table cells? If I use a multicolumn, the calculation method breaks down again. What do I have to do differently? \...
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Mulicolumn and Multirow alignment and spacing

In my first encounter with multicolumn and multirow, I have attempted to make a table containing math, including matrices. Firstly, I have an error in my column names; I'm unsure where I am going ...
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Multicolumn in table

What is wrong with multicolumn please? There are 8 cells, aren't? \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage[textwidth=145mm, textheight=247mm, nohead, showframe]{geometry} \let\openright=\...
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Text positioning in multi-column tables

I have a word document containing tables. The columns have different column width. Attached here. I want to translate the word table into LaTex. The new table in LaTeX looks quite bad. The alignment ...
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Table with different column numbers - full width

I'm trying to generate a table in beamer like the one in the picture below The problem is that In the last part of the table, there are lesser columns. I tried to overcome this issue with a ...
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Problem with setting up vertical lines in booktabs tables

As pointed out here it is important to use \multicolumn{3}{|l|}{} in the following line of multicolumn. Nevertheless I am struggling around with the same issue (unconnected vertical lines) and ...
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Table: Align single cell without using multicolumn

I would like to center the content of certain cells (actually the whole first row) of my table, while the rest of the table is left-aligned. It works with multicolumn, but when using multicolumn it ...
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Central alignment of text or numbers in `Table` Environment

I want to know how to centre-align a text or a number while using multicolumn in Table environment. I need to prepare a table as shown in the image below. The MWE for the above table is as follows:...
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Vertical aligment in complex table

I am trying to create a table like this one here: The problem I have is that it requires a lot of finite tuning for each cell to be centered, and I'm planning to add more rows for different kanji ...
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How do I make table cells that span more than one column or row?

I tried this code but the border lines are not deleted: \begin{tabular}{|p{0.6in}|p{0.3in}|p{0.9in}|p{0.9in}|p{0.8in}|} \hline & & & $...
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Multicolumn and xintfor

This is my first time asking a question on Stack Exchange, although I'm a frequent reader. I tried to build a tabular that generates a sort of array, with indexes displayed above. This is the code: $...
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How to achieve proper formatting with minipage and algorithmic packages

Following this question, I used the solution in my document as follows but as you can see in the output, the algorithms do not start and end at the same levels. Is there a way I can make the ...
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Why do I get unnecessary column space when using `\multicolumn` in type `X` columns?

Two of my columns have extra space before them which is not supposed to be there. I think the issue has to do with using \multicolumn inside a table with type X columns. My source code: \...
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adapt columns in multicolumn

I would like to change the first column into three columns, such that I can write three numbers in each row instead of only one. Everything else should stay the same. \documentclass{article} \...
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Any ideas on how this table could be made better looking?

\usepackage{multirow} \begin{table}[htbp] \begin{tabular}{p{2.5cm}p{2.5cm}p{1.5cm}p{6.5cm}} \hline \multicolumn{2}{c}{\textbf{Parameters}} & \multirow{2}{*}{\textbf{Used ...
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Customized Table in Latex

I want to create such a table in Latex as shown below. As I am new to latex, so I am unable to create such a desired table. Any help in this regard will be appreciated.
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How to fix differents columns width with tabularx?

I want to create a table with 100% width of the page so i'm using the package tabularx. I need to set the width of the columns, so I decided to separate the table into 20 separate columns. This allows ...
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Creating a table with super columns and rows

After attempts with little success, I can't seem to achieve the table depicted by the image below. The image demonstrates the format I wish to achieve, to which I will add more columns and rows to ...
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Only titles in table should be centered, the rest should stay unchanged

I have a table with 2x5 size. I have used the tabular environment to define it. I just want that the titles (the first both cells) should be centered but the rest of the table should be left-justified....
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Multi_row and multi_column tables issues

I am trying to make the following table attached to the text and I happened to have some issues. and MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \textwidth 165mm \textheight 230mm \topmargin -...
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table overflow page

I created a table with https://www.tablesgenerator.com/latex_tables I tried to limit the column width with |l| p{1cm} |p{2cm} |p{1cm} |p{1cm} |p{2cm} |p{1cm} |p{1cm}| But it doesn't see to have any ...
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centering and line breaking issues using Multirow and Multicolumn with tabularx

As a bit of a newbie, I am having some trouble with the multirow/multicolumn setup in this table. I am trying to have all the cells with centered text and automatic line breaks, however I can not get ...
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Top alignment using longtable and multicolumn

In a largetable, I want to obtain the following: All cells vertically aligned to the top Left column is horizontally centred, Right column is flushed left To be clear in the picture below: Alpha ...
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Multicolumn table with different column count in rows

I want to reproduce the following table for my bachelorthesis (Taxonomy for literature review cf. Cooper): My first attempt was to create a table using multicolumn from the multirow package. I used ...
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Multicolumn list environment

I want to generate an environment that allows to establish the number of columns. I tried the following environment but I do not know if the \AtBeginEnvironment commands are compatible with \...
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Syntax for table formulation

I want to formulate the table with the contents shown. Can someone please help me out with the code.
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Line spacing applied to wrong row of tabular

I observed very strange spacing problems in a tabular seemingly caused by the array package. Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{array} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{...
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Help needed to form a table

I am trying to build a table in Latex for the layout shown below. I am not able to write the syntax. Can someone please help me out.
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any suggestions to implement this table in LaTeX

I really tried hard to do this on my own, but I keep failing.. any suggestions please. here is a picture for the table i want Here's what I've tried so far. \begin{table}\centering \begin{adjustbox}{...
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creating tables with multi row and column

How can I have a table like the following picture in latex? here the code i used \documentclass[final,1p,times,authoryear]{elsarticle} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{adjustbox} \usepackage{...
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Expandable Keyval package

This is a follow up on this question. Like the other user, I am trying to execute a \multicolumn on some conditions and I would like to implement a keyval interface for this. However, it doesn't work ...
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How to use \multicolumn with collcell

I'm looking to use the collcell package to process the content of my cells and, in some cases, generate a cell that spans multiple columns with \multicolumn. Here is my (extremely simplified) MWE to ...
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Vertical alignment for selected headers in table with some multi-column headers

In a table containing some header columns spanning across multiple columns, I would like to be able to vertically align remaining header columns. This is shown in the example below Note 1 and Note 2 ...
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Table: row color is not aligned when using multi columns in a tabularx environment

How can I solve the misalignment in the following table? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \newcolumntype{L}{>{\raggedright\arraybackslash}X} \usepackage{color, colortbl} \definecolor{...
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Multicolumns the same length

When running this program, I can not get the columns of equal length. Please advise how this can be accomplished. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{c|c} \multicolumn{2}{c}{...
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How To Color A Single Multicolumn Cell

I am trying to color individual cells inside of a table containing multicolumn cells, however Using \colorcell, or \columncolor results in cells which have white padding on the right hand side. I ...