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Questions tagged [supertabular]

provides the supertabular environment, which is an extension of the normal tabular environment.

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Supertabular page break results in two overlapping tables

I am working on a supertabular table in a two-column document. When the table is supposed to have a page break, it does not continue on the second page, but right on the first page and on top of the ...
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How to create custom table environment with a possibility to merge cells

I'm trying to create a custom table environment that has the following properties: It may be very long (i.e., longer than a page) and so I need to use a longtable It may (or may not) have long row. ...
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How to avoid pagebreak within sections using supertabular

I am trying to create a CV in shareLatex and using the supertabular function. There are times when I want a section (like teaching or publications) to extend to the next page, but supertabular wants ...
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Using adjustbox type functionality with supertabular

I am trying to add a long table to a two column latex document. Since the table is long, without continuing in the 2nd column, it continue in the first column like below. Following is the current ...
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Two Columns Table in elsarticle Document Class

I'm trying to create a pretty long table in an elsarticle.cls with a two column layout. However, I haven't been able to find a suitable option to break my table so it can fit on a single page and ...
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Transforming a table to a supertabular

I have this table (generated from an online latex table generator): \begin{table}[] \centering \caption{My caption} \label{my-label} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|} \hline Technique & Possible ...
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How to fit table on a page using \supertabular in latex?

I am running this code. It formats the second page not the first. How do I fit the first page like the second. Please help! \begin{supertabular}{|p{7.215em}|r|r|r|r|r|r|} \toprule \rowcolor[...
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supertabular: how to change font size and add caption?

1) How to use small or tiny fonts in supertabular ? 2) How to embed captions in supertabular? I tried some possible options but they are not working. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Table column not align if give color for Table entries

My code follows: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{color,colortbl} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ll>{\color{red}}p{20pc}} a &1 &Test \end{tabular} \end{document} The output was: Some ...
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Why do my header cells extend past the linewidth?

I am having an issue where the tablehead and tablefirsthead cells are extending past the text width. As you can see by my example, I use \textwidth and a decimal number to specify that I want each ...
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Formatting with supertabular and figures

I am having difficulties formatting a supertabular table that spans multiple pages, is the width of the page, and has images and text combined inside cells. My first problem is that the table seem to ...
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Center Values and headers in long table using supertable

In the code below, how to go about aligning the headers and numbers as follows: Here is the code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[top=3cm,bottom=3cm,left=3.2cm,right=3.2cm,headsep=10pt,a4paper]{...
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How do I get footnotes to work with longtable and supertabular?

I want to use footnotes from within a table. Heiko Oberdiek suggested some code, but it's still not working right; I'm getting only one out of two footnotes and two out of four footnote marks \...
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Avoid midrule and hline together at head of supertabular

I assume this is a duplicate but I couldn't find this precise problem here nor in the docs. I am using supertabular to create a long table spanning multiple pages with \midrule after the head and\...
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Glossaries jump page in twocolumn document

I am getting a strange behavior with glossaries package. If a place a large number of entries while using a twocolumn document, sometimes I get underfull columns with the glossary jumping inexplicably ...
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Why isn't the text in this table centered vertically?

I'm trying to get the vertical spacing in some tables to be less squished and I thought I would do so by making the rows a bit taller and centring the text vertically in the rows. The code below uses ...
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Supertabular: How to add \rule to first row after each break?

I'd like to add a \rule in front of each first row after each break to further separate it from the \hline. I can hardcode it in the very first row but the breaks are dynamic so that's not possible ...
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How can I split a table over two columns? [duplicate]

Apologies if this has already been asked, but I can't seem to find an answer to my exact query. I am working on a two column document using the book document class. I am using the tabular environment ...
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Is there a multicolumn-safe way to get a long table to start on the current page?

I am using the mpsupertabular environment of supertabular, and it starts a new page instead of rendering as much as will fit on the current page and splitting. The longtable package looked like it ...
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How do I refer to a footnote with supertabular?

I use the mpsupertabular environment of supertabular in order to permit footnote. The basic \footnote command works fine, although it uses letters rather than numbers for the footnote marks. However, ...
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floating multipage two-column supertabular

I have a long but narrow table. To save some spaces, I'm trying to place a table spanning over multiple two-column pages, but I need help with floating as the table starts from the next page. I want ...
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long table in landscape two column mode

I have a long table (>800 rows) but in order to reduce number of pages, I decided to put it in a two column mode, so that the table starts by filling the first column and continues on the second ...
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side way table in double column paper format [duplicate]

I use the following code in single column format, and it gives the following output: \documentclass[review]{elsarticle} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{siunitx} \...
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Prevent pagebreak between two “tabular” tables [duplicate]

I have a file with two tables generated by tabular environment. But the first table is very short but the second one is very long (several pages). As a result, my typesetting automatically starts the ...
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Keeping two rows on a page using xtab

Similar to this question I want to have two particular rows of a table on the same page. Because my document is in twocolumn mode I use xtabular. In longtable the command \\* is supposed to work. In ...
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How to fix tables without using the landscape instruction [closed]

I am looking for "experts on tables" :) I have different format of tables I have tried to fix them \begin{landscape} (it works, but I would prefer if my tables all looked the same). I have tried to ...
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Split Very long table on one page then continue on next page part 2

This question is building off the solution found here. This solution given on that post, begins the table on the next page. How to begin the table on the same page as the \section or \chapter ...
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All Table options in one package [closed]

I have gone through tabular, longtable, tabulary, tabularx, supertabular, i want to know which of these packages or any other packages support all kinds of table options like mentioned below, Auto ...
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How do I fit a table in one page?

I have very basic knowledge of LaTeX and I have been using LibreOffice's Word2LaTeX conversion software to convert my tables. However, I cannot seem to fit the tables into one page when I put the code ...
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Supertabular does not work correctly with images

When I insert images in Supertabular to break them automatically across pages, supertablur does not work correctly. Table caption remains on the first page! The images do not break across pages! The ...
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supertabular and simple footnote customization

I have a problem defining customization for footnotes marks (arabic, roman etc) inside a mpsupertabular. In the Minimal working example I would expect the footnote mark to appear in \roman (i, ii, ......
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Cause supertabular to flow in two columns inside minipage

I am using pylatex to create a report on a single page. The page consists of three parts. A two column supertabular with dynamic number of rows A two column tabu each cell containing a two column ...
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\twocolumn creates new page

I am trying to use a supertabular in twocolumn mode. The \twocolumn command creates a page break just after the section. How do I prevent that? \documentclass[10pt]{article}% \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}%...
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Vertical long text in a multirow

I'm finally to finish the transcription of an article in my work, has a long table with a lot of text , for reasons of operating system (debian wheezy) had to be built in an supertabular environment (...
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How to make multi-page tables in IEEEtran format?

How can one create a table that spans multiple pages using the table environment in IEEEtran format? I'm currently using tabular inside a table environment. But my table is getting too long. I've ...
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Use \nopagebreak (or similar) in supertabular

I'm trying to add multipages tabulars with counters in tabular tail. I first tried longtable but as it generates head and tail before the table content I can't use counters. So I used supertable who ...
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How to generate a table as below?

I try to generate a table like this using {longtable} and {supertabular} but failed. Anybody can help? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{supertabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline ...
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Adding horizontal line at bottom of first two columns of a three-column table

I have a table with a lot of data. I want it all on the same page and the only way to do that was to make it into three columns. I was able to do that using the multicol package along with the ...
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Controlling the float of table in supertabular

A table is created in supertabular environment. After the general heading Symbols and table caption General Parameters, I need to place the table below the caption. However, the table floats to the ...
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Too large bottom margin with xtab (or supertabular)

I am using the xtab package to add a long table in a business report. A premature page break is added at each page, leaving a large bottom margin. Same problem occurs with package supertabular (on ...
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Tabular One column over two rows

I have a problem inside an already complicated tabular. The Column with the “Lekta” has to go to the bottom of the tabular and has to close there. I think it has to be possible with multirow but I am ...
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Line break with supertabular won't work

So, I have a really long list of symbols that I decided to create with supertabular. I'd like the table to split as it goes over to the second column, so I used {multicols}{2} but I found out that it ...
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Vertical stacked parboxes: Spacing and Calculating

I need a table which will work in twocolumn mode and can span over multiple pages. Since I've given up with supertabular (too buggy, too less control), I wrote a simple solution for my purposes with ...
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Supertabular in twocolumn mode: Unwanted pagebreaks

For my current project I need multiple tables with 2 columns that span over multiple pages, and all in twocolumn mode! Supertabular should be the right choice for this, if I'm not wrong. The problem ...
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How to make glossary use the full textheight?

I am using the package glossaries to create a glossary in my document. My glossary is too long to fit on one page, therefore LaTeX automatically continues the table on the next page. However, the ...
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Footnote in multirow & longtable doesn't print

Why footnote is printed with multirow when I use mpsupertabular environnement and not in the longtable, & how may it run ? Thanks for yours solutions. Here an exemple : the note 3 isn't printed : ...
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What options are there to globally format tables also allowing local overrides?

Tables are the final frontier of my documents. So far I have managed to standardized over 20 documents (hundreds of pages) using a single, shared preamble. Issue Abstracting format from content in ...
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supertabular with many rows in multicols env does not fill up columns on subsequent pages

When using a supertabular in a multicols env. starting somewhere on a page following e.g. a section and spanning several pages the 1st page columns are filled but all subsequent page columns are only ...
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How to make a long \twocolumn supertabular table fit within the page width?

I have a very long table that is just taking up too much space in my report. There is not THAT much information so I figured I can just print the table over two columns on one page, thus reducing page ...
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unwanted vertical spacing in supertabular with babel

I have a question regarding supertabular and babel. Whenever I'm using different language specifications inside a cell, there is a slight vertical space, which is not there when there is no language ...