# (yatexe)What column

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What column?
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We are often get tired of finding the corresponding column in large
tabulars.  For example,

\begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|}\hline
Thunder Bird & 6 & 223 & LA & xxx-yyy &
zzz-www & Japan & 9876-54321 \\
& 2 & \multicolumn{2}{c|}{Unknown}
&&&(???)
\\ \hline
\end{tabular}

Suppose you have the cursor located at (???)' mark, can you tell which
column it is belonging at once?  Maybe no.  In such case, type

[prefix] &'
... What column

in that position.  YaTeX tells you the column header of the current field.
Since YaTeX assumes the first line of tabular environment as a row of
column headers, you can create a row of virtual column headers by putting
them in the first line and commenting that line with %'.

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