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Create a table using the Table Wizard

The Table Wizard provides advanced features for creating and customizing tables in the content module.

 

Note: Use the Table Builder to create simpler tables.

 

This section explains the task of creating complex tables using the Table Wizard tool within the Content module:

 

1.Open the page you wish to edit.
Open page

2.Click [Edit Content].
Open editor

Tip: To add, move/reorder, delete and manage module publish settings - see Manage Modules.

 

3.Within the content editor pop up, place your cursor in the text area and click [Insert Table].
Click [Insert Table]

4.Select [Table Wizard].
Select Table Wizard button

5.Within the Table Wizard pop up, use the [+] and [-] buttons in the Columns and Rows fields to build your table. Use the [+] and [-] buttons in the Column Span and Row Span fields to merge table cells. Create table using Table Wizard

6.Click [OK] to insert table in the Content Editor or customise table using Table Properties, Cell Properties and Accessibility tabs.

 

7.To set the table width/height, place your mouse pointer on the vertical table border and left click to select the table. Enter a numeric value in the Width and/or Height fields and hit [Enter] or click the [Table Properties] button to adjust table dimensions with in the Table Properties pop up.  The table width can be set in pixels (px) or as a percentage (%).
Set table width and height

8.To set cell width/height, place the cursor in a table cell. Enter a numeric value in the Width and/or Height fields (Table Properties toolbar) and hit Enter or click the [Cell Properties] button to adjust cell width/height with in the Cell Properties pop up. The cell width can be set in pixels (px) or as a percentage (%)
Set table cell width and height

 

9.Add text and images in the table cells as required.

 

10.Click [Save] to save changes in the Editor or [Publish] to update the live site.
Button_SavePublish

Key Info: Step 10 refers to the one person workflow scenario.  If your site uses the two person or three person workflow scenario, the Publish button will not be displayed until submitted changes have been approved.  Refer to Workflow Scenarios for more information.

 

 

See also

 Create a table using the Table Builder (Simple Table)

 Add/Remove Rows and Columns

 Manage Table properties

 Manage Cell properties

 Manage Accessibility