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Some layout models such as table and ruby have a complex internal structure, with several different roles that their children and descendants can fill. This page defines those "internal" display values, which only have meaning within that particular layout mode.

Syntax

Unless otherwise specified, both the inner display type and the outer display type of elements using these display values are set to the given keyword.

table-row-group
These elements behave like <tbody> HTML elements.
table-header-group
These elements behave like <thead> HTML elements.
table-footer-group
These elements behave like <tfoot> HTML elements.
table-row
These elements behave like <tr> HTML elements.
table-cell
These elements behave like <td> HTML elements.
table-column-group
These elements behave like <colgroup> HTML elements.
table-column
These elements behave like <col> HTML elements.
table-caption
These elements behave like <caption> HTML elements.
ruby-base 
These elements behave like <rb> HTML elements.
ruby-text 
These elements behave like <rt> HTML elements.
ruby-base-container 
These elements behave like <rbc> HTML elements generated as anonymous boxes.
ruby-text-container 
These elements behave like <rtc> HTML elements.

Browser compatibility

Support of table values

table, table-cell, table-column, table-column-group, table-footer-group, table-header-group, table-row, and table-row-group

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support 1Edge Full support 12Firefox Full support 1IE Full support 8Opera Full support 7Safari Full support 1WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile Full support 12Firefox Android Full support 4Opera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android Full support Yes

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Full support  
Full support

Support of ruby values

ruby, ruby-base, ruby-base-container, ruby-text, and ruby-text-container

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Basic support
Experimental
Chrome ? Edge Full support 12Firefox Full support 38
Full support 38
No support 34 — 38
Disabled
Disabled From version 34 until version 38 (exclusive): this feature is behind the layout.css.ruby.enabled preference (needs to be set to true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.
IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android ? Chrome Android ? Edge Mobile Full support 12Firefox Android Full support 38
Full support 38
No support 34 — 38
Disabled
Disabled From version 34 until version 38 (exclusive): this feature is behind the layout.css.ruby.enabled preference (needs to be set to true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.
Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

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Full support  
Full support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
User must explicitly enable this feature.
User must explicitly enable this feature.

See also

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