# How do we display a table cell in HTML

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e the <td> tag to display a table cell. The HTML <td> tag is used for specifying a cell or table data within a table.

It supports the following attributes −

Attribute
Value
Description
abbr
abbreviated_text
Deprecated− Specifies an abbreviated version of the content in a cell.
align
right
left
center
justify
char
Deprecated − Visual alignment.
axis
name
Deprecated− Specifies a category for this td. This can potentially be used to perform queries against the table data and can be beneficial in the context of a speech browser
bgcolor
rgb(x,x,x)
#hexcode
colorname
Deprecated− Specifies the background color of the table cell.
char
character
Deprecated − Specifies which character to align text on. Used when align = "char"
charoff
pixels or %
Deprecated − Specifies an alignment offset (either in pixels or percentage value) against the first character as specified with the char attribute. Used when align = "char"
colspan
number
Specifies the number of columns the current cell spans across.
id
Specifies a space-separated list of header cells that contain information about this cell. The value needs to correspond with the id of the header cell (which is set using the id attribute). This attribute is useful for non-visual browsers.
height
pixels
Deprecated − Specifies the height of the table cell.
nowrap
nowrap
Deprecated − Prevents text from automatically wrapping.
rowspan
numbers
Specifies the number of rows the current cell spans across.
scope
col
colgroup
row
rowgroup
Deprecated − This attribute is used on header cells and specifies the cells that will use this header's information.
valign
top
middle
bottom
baseline
Deprecated − Vertical alignment.
width
pixels or %
Deprecated − Specifies the width of the table cell

## Example

You can try to run the following code to display a table cell in HTML −

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<style>
table, th, td {
border: 1px solid black;
}
</style>
<body>
<h3>Result</h3>
<table>
<th>Marks</th>
<th>Student</th>
<tr>
<td>600</td>
<td>Amit</td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td>400</td>
<td>Anil</td>
</tr>
</table>
</body>
</html>
Published on 13-Mar-2018 10:23:46