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Footnotes within longtabu X column appear out of order

In the following example, the footnotes appear at the bottom of the page in the order 2, 4, 1, 3 (instead of sequentially): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{tabu} \...
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Make tabu fill width with equal horizontal padding without X columns

Is there a way to have a tabu in LaTeX that fills to a certain with (as in with \begin{tabu} to \textwidth}, but without the X column type? I don't want the columns to all be the same width, but I ...
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Missing endgroup, undefined control sequence, and missing \cr…But all I did was copy and paste from a table that worked above

As the title says I'm getting multiple errors, all I did was copy and paste and edit the entries in my table, but now I'm getting the following errors popping up multiple times each: ! Missing \...
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Longtabu produces strange row heights

I would like to create a longtable using the longtabu environment from the tabu package. However, if the text in a column needs more than one line, the height of the corresponding row gets too small ...
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Automatic page break up of table with tabu

I have a table with tabu. I have two questions: how do I make tabu break the table when the page is over and start on the next page? how do I fix the size of the columns? The first should be short, ...
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Tabu vertical text overrun and multirow

I am trying to use the tabu environment as I have heard it is sort of the latest and greatest in table making. I am having a weird issue where the text is spilling in the cells below when using ...
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Rowcolor for tabu

Rowcolor need to update from top row to bottom row, in tabu package row colors updating bottom to top row, how to apply color changes as default in top to bottom row color as alternative. Note: ...
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Finetuning tabular / tabu - Package

I need your help with tabular. I have added an MWE. What I don't like is 1) The space between "Manchester City" and the line above is too small. 2) The spaces (white columns) between the columns are ...
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`longtabu` does not work well with `sidewaystable`

When longtabu is used inside sidewaystable environment, the long table cannot spread on multiple pages any more. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{booktabs} \...
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Wrong numbering of table with multiple tabular environments

When there are multiple longtabu environments in a talbe, the numbering of table will be wrong. See the MWE below. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{...
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A table with a sidebar

How can I make a similar table as the below image with a sidebar pointing to some rows is the table? My attempt to create something similar \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{color, colortbl} ...
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How do I remove page numbers from a list of figures with subcaption and tables?

In subcaption: remove page number from lof, someone asks how to remove page numbers from the list of figures when using subcaption. This in itself works fine. However, when I generate a list of ...
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How can I force a table to lower font size in order to fit the page size?

Good morning, i tried to figure out the problem by searching on my own. I indeed found some postings, but unfortunately I was not able to solve my problem. I have a table that has too large width to ...
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tabu+makecell+xcolor = Improper \prevdepth

The packages tabu, makecell and xcolor seems to interact in incompatible ways: MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{makecell} \usepackage[usenames,dvipsnames]{...
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variation of vertical spacing with tabu

I came across a practical problem while using tabu: one of my tables requires to change the vertical spacing mid table, for example the first 6 rows with spacing A and next 4 rows with a shorter ...
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Using cellcolor with tabu

I have made the following table: \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{xcolor,colortbl} \begin{center} {\tabulinesep=1.2mm \begin{tabu} to 0.9\linewidth { |[2pt] *{3}{X[1 c]|}[2pt] } \tabucline[...
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color rows on table (Tabu package)

I am writing a table with colored rows using the tabupackage (2.10). For example \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \begin{document} \begin{table} \...
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Approximate excel spreadsheet

I am trying to approximate the following table below. After a lot of work I was able to produce the following table using the tabu package In the MWE I included the showframe option, just to see ...
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Colors in tabu environment not showing

In the simplified code shown below, I am trying to get alternate colors in the table from the code used by Harvey Sheppard. My output table does not contain any colors. Is there some configuration ...
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xcolor package problem

I am trying to color the rows in a document. The code I am using is as below \documentclass[11pt,a4paper, twoside]{scrbook} \usepackage{longtable,tabu} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \definecolor{grey1}{...
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tabu: Alternating colors of rows

Why does the following MWE not work as expected to make the row color alternate? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx,booktabs,tabu,amsmath,colortbl} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \begin{...
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How to combine multiple rows and columns in tabu environment

I need to create the following table: I use Xelatex (Texlive) and I wrote the following code (this is my first table in Latex): \documentclass[a4paper,14pt,draft]{extreport} % Стиль документа \...
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Force line break in tabu “X” environment

I would like to force a new line within a tabu 'X' column. Using \newline forces a new line, but includes some ghost spacing, making the text no longer centered. I have tried using \\ in combination ...
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Tabu won't left align

I am having some problems with my table where the entries seem to not be left aligning. I define the table in the following way \begin{table}[h] \scriptsize \caption{Image label frequency} \label{...
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Problem after tabu package update when using xcolor

After tabu package update X[-1] produces error when xcolor package is used: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{xcolor} \begin{document} \begin{tabu} to \linewidth {X[-1]X[1]} ...
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Equal Horizontal spacing using Tabu

I have made a table that looks as following by using Tabu package: \documentclass[a4paper, 10pt]{article} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{...
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How to color tabu row background in beamer LaTeX

I am trying to color the background of the third row of this tabu environment red: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{colortbl} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tabu}{XX} \...
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problem given by decimal alignment in latex tabu table with bold numbers

I'd like to have a table aligned by decimal point. I'm using tabu instead of table for exploit rowfont because I need row with smaller character. I've read different posts on dcolumn and siunitx ...
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\rowcolor from colortbl package stopped working inside 'longtabu' environment [closed]

Problem description After a recent system upgrade on a Debian testing machine with TeXLive 2018, a \rowcolor command inside a \begin{longtabu} environment no longer works. Package versions according ...
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Tables with lots of text

I have really limited LaTeX skills. Trying to make a table that looks like this, but couldn't figure out how: Attempting to use booktabs for horizontal lines, tabu for dealing with column widths (I ...
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Using makecell in tabu: incompatibility with the packages tcolorbox and todonotes

I have a problem when using the package tabu with makecell and tcolorbox and todonotes. This is my minimal example code: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrreprt} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \usepackage{todonotes}...
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tabularx repeat headers at the start of each new page

I am trying to write a latex template for math dissertations for my university and I have gotten most of the formating built into the appropriate class file. However, one issue that I'm not sure how ...
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Column Width with Tabu Package

How can I set particular column widths in tabu? Here's what I have at the moment {\tabulinesep=1.2mm \begin{tabu}{|X|X|X|X|} \hline \textbf{Question} & \textbf{Solution} & \textbf{...
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! Missing } inserted

I'm writing a report in latex for school for several months and everything was fine. But recently out of nowhere it stopped compiling and give a lot errors like the following one: ! Missing } ...
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tabu: Error since update

Since the last update of tabu.sty I get the following error: ! Improper \prevdepth. \tabu@verticalspacing ... tempdimc \t Here is a MWE \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{tabu} \...
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Incompatibility of fix in latex3/latex2e in respect to (unmaintained) tabu package

In the github issue: Longtable change breaks 'X' column specification (https://github.com/latex3/latex2e/issues/111) the problem of the incompatibility of a necessary bug fix in latex3/latex2e is ...
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Interaction between \hyperref and \longtabu [duplicate]

I noticed a strange interaction when my document uses hyperref with colorlinks=true and longtabu on Linux plateform with pdfTeX 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.19 (TeX Live 2018). The following code produce an ...
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xcolor breaking \[ and align environments inside tabu

I'm having trouble with a "Bad math environment delimiter" when using certain math environments inside tabu. Minimal example: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{...
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longtabu and color compatibility

After last update of TeX Live packages this code won't compile: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable,tabu} \usepackage{color} \begin{document} \begin{longtabu} to \linewidth {llX} a &...
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Incompatibility between tabu/floatrow and array.sty[2018/11/13 v2.4j]? [duplicate]

I just upgraded my texlive and can no longer use tabu spread when floatrow is loaded. It seems that array.sty might be the problem as this is the only package to change recently. I tried downgrading ...
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Use tabu with htlatex

I'm trying to export my Latex document to HTML, but run into problems using the tabu-environment. As a test case I use the following source file \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Tabu very recently stopped working with color/xcolor or with fancyvrb

Below is a MWE with a tabu table that compiled perfectly fine up until I updated packages today (Dec. 16, 2018) with TeX Live Utility. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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Adding equal space after rows of varying heights in a table

I would like to make a table where I can add 1em of space after many (but not all) rows. The rows vary in height (because they contain content of varying lengths). I am attempting to add the extra ...
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Table nesting with columnar widths based on uniform parent width, not uniform child width

I think I am using the wrong search queries to say this, but I'm trying to make a table that contains cells whose widths are determined by their parents' uniformity, not whose parents' widths are ...
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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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Hide or show complete rows of longtabu or longtable LaTeX table

I would like to toggle on/off complete rows of a longtabu or longtable table. The following post: hide/show complete row of tabular provides elegant working solutions (which I presume are roughly ...
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LaTeX nested tabu in moderncv

I have a nested tabu environment in the moderncv class \documentclass{moderncv} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \firstname{John} \familyname{Smith} \begin{document} \begin{tabu}...
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Having a # (hash-sign) in \href in a longtabu cell

I have a longtabu table (externally generated) with in one of the cells a href with an url that contains a has sign. When compiling this with pdflatex I get: ! Illegal parameter number in definition ...
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pgf/tikz externalization + tabu: makefile and legend to name problems

I am having troubles with the combination of tabu and pgf/tikz exernalization. Please consider the code snippet below which I try to compile using lualatex or pdflatex using texlive 2018. \...
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How can I vertically align the words of my final cell to the middle with tabu?

I've come across this odd problem where the words in the final cell of my final column don't want to align themselves to the middle of that particular cell. This is my LaTeX code: \documentclass{...