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Revision 299997 of empty-cells

  • Revision slug: CSS/empty-cells
  • Revision title: empty-cells
  • Revision id: 299997
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{{ CSSRef() }}

Summary

The empty-cells CSS property specifies how user agent should render borders and backgrounds around cells that have no visible content.

  • {{ Xref_cssinitial() }} show
  • Applies to 'table-cell' elements
  • {{ Xref_cssinherited() }} yes
  • Media {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}
  • {{ Xref_csscomputed() }} as specified

Syntax

empty-cells: show | hide | {{ Cssxref("inherit") }}

Values

show
Is a keyword indicating that borders and backgrounds should be drawn like in a normal cells.
hide
Is a keyword indicating that no border or backgrounds should be drawn.

Examples

.contentbox td {
  empty-cells: show;
}

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
{{ SpecName('CSS2.1', 'tables.html#empty-cells', 'empty-cells') }} {{ Spec2('CSS2.1') }}  

Browser compatibility

{{ CompatibilityTable() }}

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support 1.0 {{ CompatGeckoDesktop("1.0") }} 8.0 4.0 1.2
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 1 {{ CompatGeckoMobile("1.0") }} 8 6 3.1

See also

  • Other table-related CSS properties: {{ CSS_Reference:Table_Properties() }}

Revision Source

<p>{{ CSSRef() }}</p>
<h2 id="Summary" name="Summary">Summary</h2>
<p>The <code>empty-cells</code> CSS property specifies how user agent should render borders and backgrounds around cells that have no visible content.</p>
<ul class="cssprop">
  <li><dfn>{{ Xref_cssinitial() }}</dfn> <code>show</code></li>
  <li><dfn>Applies to</dfn> 'table-cell' elements</li>
  <li><dfn>{{ Xref_cssinherited() }}</dfn> yes</li>
  <li><dfn>Media</dfn> {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}</li>
  <li><dfn>{{ Xref_csscomputed() }}</dfn> as specified</li>
</ul>
<h2 id="Syntax" name="Syntax">Syntax</h2>
<pre class="eval syntaxbox">
empty-cells: show | hide | {{ Cssxref("inherit") }}</pre>
<h3 id="Values" name="Values">Values</h3>
<dl>
  <dt>
    show</dt>
  <dd>
    Is a keyword indicating that borders and backgrounds should be drawn like in a normal cells.</dd>
  <dt>
    hide</dt>
  <dd>
    Is a keyword indicating that no border or backgrounds should be drawn.</dd>
</dl>
<h2 id="Examples" name="Examples">Examples</h2>
<pre class="eval">
.contentbox td {
  empty-cells: show;
}
</pre>
<h2 id="Specifications" name="Specifications">Specifications</h2>
<table class="standard-table">
  <thead>
    <tr>
      <th scope="col">Specification</th>
      <th scope="col">Status</th>
      <th scope="col">Comment</th>
    </tr>
  </thead>
  <tbody>
    <tr>
      <td>{{ SpecName('CSS2.1', 'tables.html#empty-cells', 'empty-cells') }}</td>
      <td>{{ Spec2('CSS2.1') }}</td>
      <td>&nbsp;</td>
    </tr>
  </tbody>
</table>
<h2 id="Browser_Compatibility" name="Browser_Compatibility">Browser compatibility</h2>
<p>{{ CompatibilityTable() }}</p>
<div id="compat-desktop">
  <table class="compat-table">
    <tbody>
      <tr>
        <th>Feature</th>
        <th>Chrome</th>
        <th>Firefox (Gecko)</th>
        <th>Internet Explorer</th>
        <th>Opera</th>
        <th>Safari</th>
      </tr>
      <tr>
        <td>Basic support</td>
        <td>1.0</td>
        <td>{{ CompatGeckoDesktop("1.0") }}</td>
        <td>8.0</td>
        <td>4.0</td>
        <td>1.2</td>
      </tr>
    </tbody>
  </table>
</div>
<div id="compat-mobile">
  <table class="compat-table">
    <tbody>
      <tr>
        <th>Feature</th>
        <th>Android</th>
        <th>Firefox Mobile (Gecko)</th>
        <th>IE&nbsp;Phone</th>
        <th>Opera Mobile</th>
        <th>Safari Mobile</th>
      </tr>
      <tr>
        <td>Basic support</td>
        <td>1</td>
        <td>{{ CompatGeckoMobile("1.0") }}</td>
        <td>8</td>
        <td>6</td>
        <td>3.1</td>
      </tr>
    </tbody>
  </table>
</div>
<h2 id="See_also" name="See_also">See also</h2>
<ul>
  <li>Other table-related CSS properties: {{ CSS_Reference:Table_Properties() }}</li>
</ul>
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