[OS X TeX] How to copy and paste tables into LaTeX (from Excel or other programs)?

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Dec 5 14:47:34 EST 2005

On Dec 5, 2005, at 1:40 PM, Casper Lassenius wrote:

> I have found Excel2LaTeX to be excellent, after some modifications.
> I have added the following functionality to my own version:
> - Support for tabularx and booktabs
> - Support for X and p-columns (using text coloring in Excel)
> - Support for bulleted lists in tables (using an asterisk as a  
> bullet in
> Excel)
> - Support for citations (using the @-character in the Excel source)
> - Support for Mac-type file paths
> - Support for justified, ragged left and ragged right columns
> A screenshot of the interface can be seen at
> http://www.soberit.hut.fi/~cls/xl2latex.png
> If anyone is interested, I might discuss with the author of the  
> original
> version about making my "new and improved" version available for  
> general
> consumption ;-)
> Best regards,
>     Casper.


I just tested out the original and it works fine. Well, there were  
blank lines but the code generated looked reasonable.

I'd be very interested in your updated version.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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