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

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Prevent table rows from being split across pages

I have a twocolumn document with a very long supertabular table. Within the table, I have "subsections" that I want clumped together; not split over multiple pages. For this example, each "subsection"...
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Using supertabular, how do I create a single column table in a 2 column document?

My document has 2 columns. I am trying to create a table that has a single column (i.e. a single entry in each line) but can split across both columns of the document, and even go to the next page. I ...
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General differences between array, table, tabular, tabularx, longtable, supertabular, longtabu, etc [closed]

What are the general differences between the various table environments that exist for LaTeX? By this I mean: What are their basic purposes? Which ones are the most important ones for new users? Which ...
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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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is there any way to define title page & abstract in tabular column & rest of contents in two column

i need to bring title & other contents as if in the image in two column document \begin{table} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{l>{\raggedright}X} \toprule \fbox{\includegraphics[height=1.86in]{...
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The long table in the multi-column

I have a long table And because it occupies a lot of pages, I want to print three columns per page, so the number of pages is too small. I used From the environment multicols But it has no effect ...
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unwanted blank page inserted before tabular

i have a document that consists of a single multi-page table. Unfortunately it gets a blank page inserted as the first page, I absolutely don't want this (it screws with page numbering, etc). If I ...
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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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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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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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Sidewaystable together with longtable?

I've got a massive sidewaystable (code below). I've been trying different combinations of longtable, supertabular, lscape, rotating, sidewaystable, table etc. but I can't get it to be sideways 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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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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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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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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supertabular in a twocolumn env

I write a document which represents a catalog of stuff. Most of the content is a long table with heders in two balanced columns. xelatex is used to build pdf. I planned to use longtabu from tabu ...
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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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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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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 add vertical space struts after hline?

I know the table trick of adding "struts" in the first line after and the last line before a \hline. I use it throughout my document, and it looks good that way. However, now I am working within a ...
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“supertabular” affects text that comes after the table finishes

After having searched on the internet for a few hours, I could finally make a longtable that spans over many, many pages. Besides, I was able to split this table into two columns (in order for my work ...
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How to get rid of bold lines using supertabular and horizontal lines for each table cell?

I have defined a very large supertabular. Each table-row is separated by a horizontal line (\hline). The header of the table should be separated with two lines. On the first page everything is fine, ...
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Supertabular problem with \input

Consider a simple supertabular example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{supertabular} \begin{document} \begin{supertabular} a & b \\ \end{supertabular} \end{document} Suppose I wanted to ...
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supertabular and twocolumn blank column

We are using minipage supertabular with a twocolumn mode for our reports and were observing strange behaviour lately. There are some cases, when the subsubsection is at the top of the second column ...
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Preserve table cell width across pages using supertabular

I'm using supertabular to break a table across two pages, but when the table continues on the second page, it resets the width of the table cells based on the first row that carries over to the second ...
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Centering wide supertabular tables with \makebox

I am trying to use \makebox to center a wide \supertabular table, but if the table spans more than one page, latex gives a ! Missing \endgroup inserted. Any ideas on how to center a wide supertable? ...
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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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supertabular always results in 'Misplaced \noalign' error

I'm trying to use the package supertabularin order to be able to break long tables in twocolumn mode (cf. the answer to this question). But I always end up with the following error when compiling: ...
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Misplaced supertabular at the bottom of a page

I want to write a table which is too long to fit in the middle of a page. So I thought of using supertabular. My code is \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{supertabular} \begin{document} \...
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Suggestions for long and wide table

I want to add a "set" of tables in a document. Something like that I thought of combing somehow supertabular for spliting in pages and landscape in order to rotate it... I don't know how to achieve ...
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Prevent supertabular* from breaking too early

I have a similar question as ipavlic, that is, the break of a long table by the supertabular package comes too soon. The solution proposed by egreg works well for the supertabular environment, however,...
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How to remove vertical-line gap on right side of tables when adding space between header and content?

I use the supertabular environment to create a table containing images. I defined that the header should be separated from the content by a single line. Because the first image in table is on the line ...
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mdframed and supertabular disagreeing on positioning (supertabular bug?) [closed]

Finding that a certain table in my document had to span several pages, and that longtable doesn't fit the bill because I have to change the running header mid-table, I turned to supertabular. To get ...
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How can fit a large table vertical with a picture?

I use column package to split sile to 2 column. one for picture and one for table. But my table was broken. Please help me fix it. Here is my code: \RequirePackage[demo]{graphicx} \documentclass{...
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How to make longtable respect \nopagebreak in the beginning?

For the book I am typesetting now I need a table environment with the following abilities: Span over multiple pages; Allow \nopagebreak between two lines Do not ignore \nopagebreak before the ...
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How can I align, break and fill tabular entries properly for my Curriculum Vitae?

I am trying to make a nice Curriculum Vitae in LaTeX but am having some difficulties with aligning, breaking and filling the tabular entries. A Curriculum Vitae has to be short and clear. I thus need ...
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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 ...