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HTML <table> cellpadding Attribute

HTML table Reference HTML <table> tag

Example

Set the space between the cell wall and the cell content to 10 pixels:

<table cellpadding="10">
  <tr>
    <th>Month</th>
    <th>Savings</th>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>January</td>
    <td>$100</td>
  </tr>
</table>

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Browser Support

Internet Explorer Firefox Opera Google Chrome Safari

The cellpadding attribute is supported in all major browsers.


Definition and Usage

The cellpadding attribute specifies the space, in pixels, between the cell wall and the cell content.

Note: Do not confuse this with the cellspacing attribute, which specifies the space between cells.


Compatibility Notes

The cellpadding attribute of <table> is not supported in HTML5. Use CSS instead.

CSS Example: Add padding to a table

In our CSS tutorial you can find more details about table padding.


Syntax

<table cellpadding="pixels">

Attribute Values

Value Description
pixels The space between the cell wall and the cell content


HTML table Reference HTML <table> tag

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