Width (XHTML table model; MathML 2.0 DTD)


See documentation for the HTML 4.0 (XHTML) table model or Mathematical Markup Language (MathML) 2.0 DTD, dependent upon the element involved.

In an XHTML table, specifies the desired width of the entire table and is intended for visual user agents. When the value is a percentage value, the value is relative to the user agent’s available horizontal space. In the absence of any width specification, table width is determined by the user agent.

Attribute Values

In Elements

<col> Table Column (XHTML table model)
<colgroup> Table Column Group (XHTML table model)
<mml:math> Math (MathML 2.0 DTD)
<table> Table (XHTML table model)
Value Meaning
Data characters In the XHTML table model, the number that specifies the width of the table. For the MathML elements, see documentation for the Mathematical Markup Language (MathML) 2.0 DTD.
Restriction: This attribute may be specified if the element is used.