Declare width of a table cell

Discussion in 'HTML' started by Mr. x, Nov 29, 2003.

  1. Mr. x

    Mr. x Guest

    How can I declare the maximum width of the current cell ?
    (By tags)

    I have the following :

    <table dir = "rtl" id = "" >
    <td>long_verb aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaabbbbbbbbbb cccc dd</td>

    I want that the long_verb will be in one line, please (and maybe I declare a
    fixed big enough width, that the verb will be in one line, but I have tried
    : <td width = 400> and this doesn't work ).

    What that happens is that the long_verb splited to several lines.

    Thanks :)
    Mr. x, Nov 29, 2003
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  2. You could try
    <td nowrap>long_verb</td>
    but it's not recommended. There are reasons why the content is wrapped.
    Hywel Jenkins, Nov 29, 2003
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