# [Tugindia] Text wrapping in table

E. Krishnan ekmath at asianetindia.com
Wed Jun 29 08:18:51 CEST 2011


On Tue, 28 Jun 2011, Kannan Moudgalya wrote:

> I am also interested in this usage, so tried out the following code, but it
> is not doing what I thought I understood from the above.  I wanted three
> columns in this Table, first column having Test, the second column Aerospace
> Engineering and the third column, the word Blank.  Am I making a mistake?
>
> \begin{tabular}{|c|p{2cm}|r|} \hline
> Test & Aerospace \\ Engineering & Blank \\ \hline
> \end{tabular}

\begin{tabular}{|c|p{2cm}|r|}
\hline
Test & \raggedright Aerospace \\ Engineering & Blank\\
\hline
\end{tabular}

or

\usepackage{array}

\begin{tabular}{|c|>{\raggedright}p{2cm}|r|}
\hline
Test & Aerospace \\ Engineering & Blank\\
\hline
\end{tabular}

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Krshnan