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HTMLTableSectionElement interface provides special properties and methods (beyond the
HTMLElement interface it also has available to it by inheritance) for manipulating the layout and presentation of sections, that is headers, footers and bodies, in an HTML table.
Inherits properties from its parent,
DOMStringcontaining an enumerated value reflecting the
alignattribute. It indicates the alignment of the element's contents with respect to the surrounding context. The possible values are
Returns a live
HTMLCollectioncontaining the rows in the section. The
HTMLCollectionis live and is automatically updated when rows are added or removed.
DOMStringcontaining one single chararcter. This character is the one to align all the cell of a column on. It reflects the
charand default to the decimal points associated with the language, e.g.
'.'for English, or
','for French. This property was optional and was not very well supported.
DOMStringcontaining a integer indicating how many characters must be left at the right (for left-to-right scripts; or at the left for right-to-left scripts) of the character defined by
HTMLTableRowElement.ch. This property was optional and was not very well supported.
DOMStringrepresenting an enumerated value indicating how the content of the cell must be vertically aligned. It reflects the
valignattribute and can have one of the following values:
Inherits methods from its parent,
Removes the cell at the given position in the section. If the given position is greater (or equal as it starts at zero) than the amount of rows in the section, or is smaller than
0, it raises a
Inserts a new row just before the given position in the section. If the given position is not given or is
-1, it appends the row to the end of section. If the given position is greater (or equal as it starts at zero) than the amount of rows in the section, or is smaller than
-1, it raises a
|WHATWG HTML Living Standard||Living Standard||No change from HTML5.|
|HTML5||Candidate Recommendation||The parameter of
|Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification||Recommendation||The methods
|Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification||Recommendation||Initial definition.|
|Feature||Chrome||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari (WebKit)|
|Basic support||(Yes)||1.0 (1.7 or earlier)||(Yes)||(Yes)||(Yes)|
|Feature||Android||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||IE Phone||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||(Yes)||1.0 (1.0)||(Yes)||(Yes)||(Yes)|