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TableData rowSpan Property

TableData Object Reference TableData Object

Example

Change the number of rows a table cell should span:

document.getElementById("myTd").rowSpan = "1";
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Definition and Usage

The rowSpan property sets or returns the value of the rowspan attribute.

The rowspan attribute specifies the number of rows a table cell should span.

Tip: Use the colSpan property to set or return the value of the colspan attribute.


Browser Support

Property
rowSpan Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Syntax

Return the rowSpan property:

tabledataObject.rowSpan

Set the rowSpan property:

tabledataObject.rowSpan=number

Property Values

Value Description
number Specifies the number of rows a cell should span

Technical Details

Return Value: A Number, representing the number of rows a table cell should span

More Examples

Example

Return the number of rows a specific table cell should span:

var x = document.getElementById("myTh").rowSpan;

The result of x will be:

2
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Related Pages

HTML reference: HTML <td> rowspan attribute


TableData Object Reference TableData Object