Questions tagged [width]

{width} is the measurement of the extent of something from side to side.

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Longtable package leads my table to become too wide

I am new to LaTeX. I have been trying to create a literature review table using longtable. Without the longtable package my table is the right width, however when I do decide to use the longtable ...
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How to shift a table to the left?

I am sending my paper to mdpi.com. They have their own standard of paper formatting. One of my tables is very wide and exceededs the paper's width There is big space on the left side. Is there a way ...
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Fitting table to column generated from external file (.eps)

I want to know how to fit table column to page from external file with "EPS" format. I'm writing manuscript for Science of the Total Environment which uses two column elsarticle format. In ...
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Setting tabular's width according to a certain number of characters

I have several pages with, for each one, one box inside containing some text. What's happening is that I resized each box according to his \linewitdh (but I think it\ should be a bit better actually ...
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How to solve mismatch of thick curves in tikz?

Consider following MWE: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0,0) -- (1,1) -- (2,0); \draw plot [smooth, tension=1.5] coordinates{(0,0) (1,-1) (2,0)}; \begin{scope}[xshift=3cm] \draw[line width=1.5] (0,0) --...
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Fit table with multi-column into two-column page [duplicate]

I want to fit a multi-row table into one page. The table could not fit even after I substitute l with p{4cm}. I have attached my code and screenshot. \begin{table}[] \begin{tabular}{@{}lllll@{}} \...
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Adjust table width to fit two-page column [duplicate]

I want to fit my table into a two-column page and I am using a table* package. This is my code: \centering \begin{tabular}{@{}lllll@{}} (table information) \end{tabular} \label{tab:1} \end{table*...
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tabular: In a centered column, how to make all the entries (except the header) virtually have the same width to make them left-aligned?

For this MWE, how to make D_M virtually have the same width of K_{emf} in order to be left-aligned with K_{emf} while keeping both centered with respect to the column margins? Generally speaking, how ...
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adjusting table to page, hbox too big to fit

I've seen various examples but I am unable to adjust the table to the page accordingly as I continue to get errors when trying the adjust width or textwidth methods: \begin{table}[hb!] \centering \...
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Half consonants [closed]

Is there a generalized code to get the half-consonants? The half-consonants are where a consonant appears cut-off from the right hand side and only about 50-75% of the consonant is visible starting ...
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Get graphic width

I'd like to have a command for inserting images in a figure with a width given by either the dimension of the raw image or the text width, whichever is smaller. I'd like to avoid blowing up images but ...
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Reducing the width of table cells

does anybody know if tabular has any properties where we are able to adjust the width of individual columns? I'm specifically wanting to reduce the space around the arrows and also around the text on ...
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Use width of certain block of text as parameter

I wonder if it's possible to get the width of a certain block of text, passed as an argument in \newcommand and use it numerically inside a conditional. For example, defining a \newcommand which ...
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Custom line width tikz pattern vertical and horizontal lines

If found the following code here to change the width of tikz pattern north west lines. I would like to do the same for vertical and horizontal lines. Can someone tell me what to chang in the code? ...
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Width of Algorithm

My problem is similar to this Adjust width of algorithm float However, I want to centre within an item in an enumerated list so I have indentation to the left, so the above Q/A does not centre within ...
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How to not waste space due to large integration limits?

I have the following formula: As can be seen, it is too wide for the column and I'd like to have it fit the column. Latex wastes a lot of space by not putting the integrand between the integration ...
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Match width of minipage footnote to table environment in which it sits

I have placed table notes inside a \minipage environment, inside a \table environment. I want to hand the \minipage a width argument such that it will match any arbitrary width of the \table in which ...
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Will width=\textwidth also automatically scale the height of the original image?

For example, \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth]{Example.jpg} Will the height also been automatically adjusted according to the same ratio of width?
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tikz/pgf: compute width of \small text

In tikz/pgf, there is a function called width("x") . From the pgf manual, it returns: the width of a (horizontal) TeX box containing x. After this sentence it starts to talk about things I ...
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How to set a width measurement to be the width of some string of text in ConTeXt?

I have some code like this: \setupfield[cloze][width=] I need to set width to be the width of some text given to it, such as "hello this is some text" or even just "#1" if it is ...
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How to control the width of my table

I want to control the width of my table. Could I get some ideas to solve this problem? \begin{table}[b] \centering \caption{The results of Human motion recognition [$\%$].} \arrayrulecolor{black} \...
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decide columns for text || multicols

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{multicol, lipsum} \setlength{\...
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Automated width assignment to diverse-content minipage environment

I want to put these diverse contents (i.e. list enclosed in itemize environment, very long text (not enclosed in array or align environment), and one small picture) in multiple minipage environment ...
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Rules of column width in tabular

I would like to put rules in a tabular to "strike out" a number of consecutive cells within one row. I want these rules to automatically adjust to column width. For example, the width of ...
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Table's width getting out of page

I got this problem with overfull and I don't really know how to arrange the width of my table. I also want to put the Celsius symbol in a new line (just under the Temperature in the same cell)
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How to enlarge figures to take maximum available space?

I am trying to put two figures side by side using minipage. But the figures are shrinking and not using the full page width. How to get figures that use the full page width? \begin{figure}[h] \...
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Automatically adjust left column width in paracol (or minipage, tabularx, etc.) to fit unwrapped text

I'm pretty new to LaTeX. In the MWE, I need the header and extra info text to never wrap. I need the small details to wrap, as needed, while utilizing the maximum space. I think everything should ...
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How to fix the width of a tabular column by using weights in latex and active the auto-break lines?

I have created a table. I used template of springer. I want to fix the width of my table by using the weights option, but I don't know how to do that. I used textwidth but no positive results. This is ...
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How to refer to the table width?

I have a tabular or longtable table and sometimes need to refer to the table width. For example, I would like to add a multicolumn with a fixed width to allow for line breaks. \documentclass{article} ...
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Difference between \textwidth \columnwidth \linewidth in subfigure environment

I noticed that it seems to make no difference wether I use \textwidth, \columnwidth or \linewidth in my subfigure environment. Is there any? May they come from different packages, but do the same? MWE:...
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Tabular - columns wider than \textwidth

I am trying to have table exactly between margins using \textwidth. Unfortunately, when I am using \textwidth my table is too large and I do not know why. (my code is for django template, but I was ...
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“Monowidth” underline

I was trying to find an answer here, but to no avail (sorry if duplicate). This refers rather to thickness than width. Is there some way how to underline things of the same type (in math mode) with ...
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How do I increase an image's height starting from width=\textwidth?

I'd like to know if it's possible to set the width of an image as \textwidth and increase the resulting height without affecting the width. In other words, putting width=\textwidth also the height is ...
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split a long email adress at the “@”

In a document of mine I would like to give people the option of filling in their email adress. However, for some exceptionally long email adresses the text box can be larger than the tikzpicture node ...
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Why won't my table column shrink to the specified width?

I'm fairly new to LaTeX and trying to set up my resume as a LaTeX doc. I'd like to have a thin strip of color to the left of each section (Education, Experience, and Skills; dark grey, medium grey, ...
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table headings spread over two lines to make table shorter

My table is written with... \begin{center} \begin{tabularx} {\linewidth}{ll>{\raggedright}Xr} But I want to spread the text in the first two columns, e.g. preparatory work and omitting a step, ...
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Nested \left and \right) make \vphantom have non-zero width

I have many nested \left( and \right) parentheses in my document and I'm trying to find a flexible way to make outer pairs larger. Unfortunately, I cannot use \delimitershortfall recommended here. ...
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Set right border with multirow and width of columns on table

the first thing to say is that I hate tables in latex when they are a little bit complicate. 🤦‍♂️ Then, I am trying to make a table with multirow and multicolumn. I found my questions answered ...
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Problem with table rows

I am facing an issue with the last row of the table here attached. I would like to have the width of the three columns to be equal. How can I do that? Here below the code I am using: \begin{table}[...
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How to make multiple variables take the same width in math mode?

I would like to use characters as variable names and adjust their width to all be the maximum width of a character. This way, brackets around them would align nicely as shown in the example below. ...
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Longtable column spacing

\documentclass[12pt,twoside]{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{footnotesize} { \def\sym#1{\ifmmode^{#1}\else\(^{#1}\)\fi} \begin{longtable}{l*{3}{c}} \caption{OLS-...
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\includegraphics problem, its print value of width in document

I am trying to insert an image in my document with this code: \documentclass[12pt, twodisem]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \includegraphics[width=\linewidth-1.0cm]{graphics/1.jpg} \...
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Width of bibliography too narrow

I have a problem with my bibliography. The width is too narrow making it look odd. How can I change the width of the bibliography to full width? Here a summary of my LaTeX code: \documentclass[11pt]...
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spread across a line (minus indent)

I have a sentence I wanted to spread across a line like the following: \makebox[\linewidth][s]{XXX XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX XX XXX XXX XX XXXXX XXXXX}\par What really happens is because it's a ...
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Trouble with table size

I am having trouble with a table I am currently working on in latex. The width is fine and I know how to adjust the vertical spacing but the font size makes it impossible for anyone to read. Every ...
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Specify the width and alignment of tabular column at the same time

Consider this example: \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{p{3cm}c} A0 & A1\\ BBB00 & BBB111 \end{tabular} \end{document} The output is Using p{3cm} allowed me to ...
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How can I arrange my figures like a self-defined matrix using LaTex?

I have three plots: a.eps, b.eps, and c.eps How can I arrange my figures like the following, so I will later refer to them as Fig.1 (a) and so on? Can I tweak the height and width of a, b, and c?
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Formatting a table in a article

I'm new on latex and it is complicated to do some things. I'm using a documentclass article and I have the problem in the figure. The table is too long and the last column doesn't appear, it is in ...
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How to set the width of \multirow within \multicolumn to full table width

I wish to have a multirowed-multicolumned text on the bottom of my table. Where i put in explanatory text for superscripts in the table, as well as explain any abbreviations. I can in a way force ...
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Long Chemfig reaction scheme in two lines above each other

The reaction scheme shown below is to long to fit in one line. I would like to place the two left compounds atop one another, so the + is in the middle between them, vertically centered with the arrow....

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