Other Table Elements and Attributes


Table 8.1 presents some of the additional elements and attributes that pertain to tables.

Table 8.1. Other Table Elements and Attributes

Attribute

Applied to Element

Use

char

See "Use" column

Specifies a character to be used as an axis to align the contents of a cell. For example, you can use it to align a decimal point in numerical values. Can be applied to colgroup, col, tbody, thead, tfoot, tr, td, and th elements.

charoff

See "Use" column

Specifies the amount of offset applied to the first occurrence of the alignment character that is specified in the char attribute. Applies to colgroup, col, tbody, thead, tfoot, tr, td, and th elements.

summary

<table>

Provides a more detailed description of the contents of the table and is primarily used with nonvisual browsers.





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