[texhax] Decimal alignment along with superscript

Uwe Ziegenhagen ziegenhagen at gmail.com
Sun Aug 7 07:00:42 CEST 2011

2011/8/7 Peeyush Mehta <pmehta at iitk.ac.in>

>  I have a table column that has numbers with decimals and some numbers end
> with an asterisk as the superscript. I am not able to align the column
> entries. If the superscript is not there, I am able to solve the problem
> using "dcolumn" package. But to have a superscript, I have to use $ command
> in the maths mode. Then "dcolumn" is not working. Any suggestions would be
> of great help as I have spent lot of effort on it.
> For instance, my column entries are
> -.28***
> 1.40
> -2.08*
> and so on.
> Thanks a lot,
> Peeyush
You can avoid the mathmode by using \textsuperscript{}:


\begin{tabular}{|c|d{4}|c|} \hline
da & 1.4242\textsuperscript{*} & sdfs \\ \hline
da & 1.33& sdfs \\ \hline




Uwe Ziegenhagen
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