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Automatic Table Width Adjustment

Posted on 1999-06-29
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
How can I create a table that will adjust its width to fit the records inside on one line, without having to set a definite width size? I've tried omitting the width tag altogether, but it keeps moving the content of long lines down to another line.

I don't want to set a definite width size, because the same table attributes appear on around 184 pages and not all the tables have long lines.
Question by:lhutton
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siabod earned 200 total points
ID: 1851314
add the tag NOWRAP to your <TD> : <TD NOWRAP>blah</TD>
then the cell will adjust it's size

Author Comment

ID: 1851315
I can't believe how simple this is! I'd never thought of using the NOWRAP attribute in a <TD> tag.

Thank you so much :-)

Expert Comment

ID: 1851316
You're welcome :)

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