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HTML charoff attribute

charoff

The purpose of the HTML charoff attribute is to specify the number of characters to the alignment character specified by the char attribute.

Supported elements

HTML charoff attribute supports col, colgroup, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr elements.

Syntax

<ElementName charoff="value" >.....</ElementName>

Where ElementName is any supported element.

Type of value

Length (for example 2,4 etc.)

Default value

There is not default value for this attribute.

Supported doctypes

HTML 4.01 strict, HTML 4.01 transitional, HTML 4.01 frameset.

Example of HTML charoff attribute with col, colgroup, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/strict.dtd">
<html>
<head>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
<title>Example of HTML charoff attribute with col, colgroup, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr</title>
</head>
<body>
<table width="200" border="1">
  <col align="left"/>
  <col align="char" char="." charoff="2" />
  <tr>
    <th>Employee Code </th>
    <th>Salary</th>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>EM001</td>
    <td>$12160.00</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>Em002</td>
    <td>$12450.00</td>
  </tr>
</table>
</body>
</html>

Result

html char attributeoff with col colgroup tbody td tfoot th thead tr

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Example of HTML charoff attribute with col, colgroup, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr.

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