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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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Multi-row and Multi-column text alignment and grid

I am trying to create the table below using tabular in latex. Exploring the stack exchange for similar problems like this one has brought me to my current table: \usepackage{multirow} \begin{...
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Uneven column widths when using a long multi-column header

I have the following MWE, but I have a problem with the alignment of the last column (under the multicolumn) \documentclass{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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Aligning content in multirow

I want to write a document, where i group two plots and the two functions corresponding to the plots together. There should be two such groups aligned next to each other. Here is a picture of what i ...
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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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itemize inside multicolumn and tabularx

How can I make the itemize fill the entire multicolumn as seen in the picture below? I know my code might not be the most elegant solution, but I finished my entire document already and I'm very ...
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Make two objects (a graph and an algorithm) lined next to each other in a single column article

I have a single column article, and I have a algorithm and a graph arranged like following: I am just wondering can I do something like this: Any solution is welcome. Thanks a lot. Here is my ...
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\multicolumn and dashed vertical lines

I'm getting some strange behaviour with \multicolumns and dashed lines. I need a single-column \multicolumn in a document (since I need a partial-height vertical line, and that seems to be how you do ...
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Getting an object to span multiple [jou]{apa6} columns without colliding

I like to use \documentclass[apacite,jou,a4paper]{apa6}. It wastes too much negative space, but it invokes a consistent two column layout, and helps with the APA journal style, referencing, etc. which ...
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Definition before \multicolumn or the like?

Is it possible to have definitions take effect at the beginning of the first cell of a tabular row (using array.sty, if relevant), and still leave room for \multicolumn, \hline, etc.? The problem is, ...
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Complex table formatting

I've trying to format a fairly complex table. The layout is exactly as I want with bottom tables underneath the appropriate headings in the first table (P1 and P7). But the column widths aren't equal (...
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How can i adjust my longtable in two column IEEE format paper?

\documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{algorithmic} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{...
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Make underbraces span over particular array columns

I'm new to using latex and I tried to look at some related questions here, but unfortunately I didn't understand how to apply suggested solutions to my problem yet. So I got this .tex code \...
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How to properly draw diagonal line while using multicolumn inside tabular environment?

\documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[cjk]{kotex} \usepackage{enumerate, float, pgf, tikz, circuitikz, multirow, tabularx, longtable, pdfpages, makecell, hyperref, array, siunitx, diagbox} %\...
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How to put a box and use columns to separate arrows

I am using the following resources: The multicols environment of Draw a set of arrows using a palette of colors. The box of How to put a long piece of text in a box? MWE: \documentclass{article} \...
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How to reduce space between two columns under a multicolumn header [duplicate]

I want to make the number and percentage in the last column well aligned to the right in every row. Separating them into two columns is the solution that worked for me because the number and ...
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one column figure along with two column text

In Latex, I use \onecolumn \multiplot{3}{fig1,fig2,fig3} to plot figures in one column of my page. However, if I switch to the two column text using \twocolumn my text is here The text is in a new ...
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Tabular align on equals sign [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to LaTeX, so sorry for the beginner question. I'm trying to align on equals signs within tabular, however a few rows are blank and don't have equals signs. How can I do this? Thanks! \...
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Wrap every cell on a row with command

I'd like to construct tables with some macros. I have created an environment with a variable amount of columns. One of the macros is supposed to create a row of entries that have no vertical lines. I'...
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How do I allow `multicols` environment to break across multiple frames? (beamer) [duplicate]

It does not seem that multicols environment can cross across pages. Is there an alternative to create multiple columns that are filled automatically (i.e., we just insert the items and the environment ...
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How to centralize a column already centralized in the tabular preamble?

I'm doing a table with 6 columns with 2 rows of headings. There are 3 principal headings and 6 subheadings. All the columns are c type, however, the columns 3 and 4 ar not correctly centralized. Any ...
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Strange behavior of tabular when a second \multicolumn is added

The original question is about placing figures inside a tabular and trying to adjust them like this: with a code similar to this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{array} \...
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How I can write this multi-column and multi-row table in LaTeX? [closed]

I am trying to write the table but not succeeded. How can I write the attached table in LaTeX. Please see the table. I am trying to write this table in LaTeX but not succeeded.
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Multicolumn: justify left and fill unused space from the left. (Odd pages.)

Esteemed community, I have a two column document layout, and am aware that normally I can choose between justifying text to the left, which fills unused space from the right, and justifying text to ...
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Table: problem with multicolumn

I am writing a paper and I have the following issue: I would like to observe the title "ultimate analysis" centered and above the columns that contain the values of C, H, N, S and O. Similar for ...
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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 ...