# How to set the space between cells in a table with JavaScript?

JavascriptWeb DevelopmentFront End Scripts

To set the space between cells in a table with JavaScript, use the borderSpacing property. Set the spacing using this property.

## Example

You can try to run the following code to learn how to set the space between table cells −

Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<body>
<table id="newTable" border="2">
<tr>
<th>EmpID</th>
<th>EmpName</th>
<th>EmpDept</th>
</tr>
<tr>
<td>001</td>
<td>Amit</td>
<td>IT</td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td>002</td>
<td>John</td>
<td>Finance</td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td>003</td>
<td>David</td>
<td>Marketing</td>
</tr>
</table>
<br>
<button onclick="display()">Click to set space between cells</button>
<script>
function display() {
document.getElementById("newTable").style.borderSpacing = "15px";
}
</script>
</body>
</html>
Published on 27-Feb-2018 10:06:07