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'''Note:''' If you are using the TinyMCE editor please go to '''Extensions > Plugin Manager''' and ensure that on TinyMCE editor the '''Plugin Parameters Functionality''' is set to '''Extended.''' You will not be able to insert tables without this being set.
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A table may be inserted in an Article as follows:
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# Open the article for editing either by:
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#* Opening the Article Manager, selecting the article and clicking the Edit toolbar button or,
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#* Clicking the Add New Article button in the Control Panel.  
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# With the cursor locate the position in the article where you want to insert a table.
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# Click Inserts a new table, Insert/modify table screen opens.
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# Select number of rows and columns.
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# Click Insert.
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# Type content into individual cells.
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== Modifying a table ==
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A table may be inserted into an Article as follows:
To add another row:
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# Open the Article for editing either by:
#Select a cell in a row.
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#* Click the '''Content > Article Manager''' menu item to go to the Article Manager, select the Article and click the ''Edit'' toolbar button.
#Click new row before or after.
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#* Clicking the ''Add New Article'' button in the Control Panel.
 
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#* If logged in to the Front-end, you have appropriate permissions and are viewing the Article you wish to edit: Click the ''Edit'' toolbar button.
To delete a row:
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# Locate the position in the Article editor where you want to insert a table with the cursor.
#Select a cell in the row you wish to delete.
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# Click the ''Inserts a new table'' editor toolbar button. The ''Insert/Modify table'' screen opens.
#Click delete row.
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# Select the number of rows and columns and other parameters according to your requirements.
 
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# Click the ''Insert'' button.
To add a new column:
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#*Clicking the ''Cancel'' button closes the ''Insert/Modify table'' screen.
#Select a cell in a column adjacent to where you wish to create a new column.
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# A blank table will be inserted. Type content into individual cells by clicking in a cell and typing.
#Click new column before or after.
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For further information about modifying tables please read: [[Modifying a table in an Article]].
 
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To delete a column:
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#Select a cell in the column you wish to delete.
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#Click delete column.
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Latest revision as of 09:23, 12 July 2013

Note: If you are using the TinyMCE editor please go to Extensions > Plugin Manager and ensure that on TinyMCE editor the Plugin Parameters Functionality is set to Extended. You will not be able to insert tables without this being set.

A table may be inserted into an Article as follows:

  1. Open the Article for editing either by:
    • Click the Content > Article Manager menu item to go to the Article Manager, select the Article and click the Edit toolbar button.
    • Clicking the Add New Article button in the Control Panel.
    • If logged in to the Front-end, you have appropriate permissions and are viewing the Article you wish to edit: Click the Edit toolbar button.
  2. Locate the position in the Article editor where you want to insert a table with the cursor.
  3. Click the Inserts a new table editor toolbar button. The Insert/Modify table screen opens.
  4. Select the number of rows and columns and other parameters according to your requirements.
  5. Click the Insert button.
    • Clicking the Cancel button closes the Insert/Modify table screen.
  6. A blank table will be inserted. Type content into individual cells by clicking in a cell and typing.

For further information about modifying tables please read: Modifying a table in an Article.