Column Width Example with Fixed Layout

Description

Specific example with fixed layout. See also Controlling the Width of Table Columns.

Links to examples defined on this page:

  • Example 1: Responsive Confluence table with defined macro column styles
  • Example 2: Fixed width Confluence table with defined macro column styles
  • Example 3: Responsive Confluence table with the Table style macro parameter
  • Example 4: Fixed width Confluence table with the Table style and Table width macro parameters
  • Example 5: Responsive Confluence table with the Table width macro parameter
  • Example 6: Fixed width Confluence table with the Table width macro parameter

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Parameter values

The following macro parameter setting is common to all tables in succeeding set of examples:

Column styles

width:500px,width:1000px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px,width:50px


Wrap long words

If you want long words to be wrapped instead of overflowing the column, add word-wrap: break-word; to Table style

Examples of table column width behavior relative to Confluence table settings

You can influence the table column widths using the the Confluence Table toolbar table width settings as shown:

The succeeding set of examples shows how the Confluence table width setting influences a table column width with just the Column styles macro parameter setting.

Example 1

Confluence table toolbar settingResponsive

Example 2

Confluence table toolbar settingFixed width

The succeeding set of examples show how the table column width changes as per the Table style and Table width macro parameters in conjunction with the Confluence table width settings.

Example 3

Confluence table toolbar settingResponsive
Macro editor parameter settingsTable styletable-layout: fixed;width:100%

Example 4

Confluence table toolbar settingFixed width
Macro editor parameter settingsTable styletable-layout: fixed;
Table width100%

Example 5

Confluence table toolbar settingResponsive
Macro editor parameter settingTable width50%

Example 6

Confluence table toolbar settingFixed width
Macro editor parameter settingTable width50%