Setting table widths


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Setting table widths

When we first created this table we've been working in this chapter, we didn't explicitly declare any width for the table, so the browser determines the width for you by stretching out table as wide as it can, in order to accommodate the table's contents. As a result, the width of your table is going to change, based on the size of the browser window. Let me show you. If I go and preview this in {italic}Safari,{plain} and if I resize my window, notice that the table resizes too. Now sometimes you may want this functionality, but other times, you might want to specify an exact width, so the table does not change, based on the size of the browser window. For instance, in this case, if I have this browser window all the way open, this is kind of difficult to read with the description of each of these teapots stretching all the way, almost entirely across my screen. It would be much easier to read if this table were a little bit smaller and I didn't have to span the entire sc...

Setting table widths
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Setting table widths provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Essential Training

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