# [texhax] full page width for a table in two column formated page

Tue Jun 27 16:57:41 CEST 2006

On Wed, 21 Jun 2006, Immanuel Normann wrote:
>
> I am forced to use a two column page format (from IEEE style file), but
> I want to have a particular table going over the whole page; i.e. over
> the two coulmns. How can I do this?

\begin{table*}[!tp]
...
\end{table*}

will make the table float over two columns. Same for figure.