[Tugindia] some more table formatting issues

E. Krishnan ekmath at asianetindia.com
Sun Mar 19 06:51:47 CET 2006

On Fri, 17 Mar 2006, Alexander Nervedi wrote:

> I know that one can use \scalebox{magnification}{text} to do what I want;
> however, this does not seem to work with a table.

It *does* work! Please try this:

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{graphicx}

\begin{document}

\scalebox{0.5}{%
\begin{tabular}{|l|c|r|}
\hline
The & first & row\\
\hline
The & second & row\\
\hline
The & third & row\\
\hline
\end{tabular}}

\end{document}

--
Krishnan