table width control

Brother Baker (applemac@frank.mtsu.edu)
Sun, 4 Jun 1995 16:12:39 -0500 (CDT)


Date: Sun, 4 Jun 1995 16:12:39 -0500 (CDT)
From: Brother Baker <applemac@frank.mtsu.edu>
To: Multiple recipients of list <www-html@www10.w3.org>
Subject: table width control
In-Reply-To: <199506041259.IAA27106@use.usit.net>
Message-Id: <Pine.HPP.3.91.950604160333.11688A-100000@frank.mtsu.edu>

On Sun, 4 Jun 1995, Bruce Morris wrote:

> You may have overlooked th use of WIDTH= attributes for tables. You can use
> it in the <TABLE>, <TH>, or the <TD> tag and can specify absolute values or
> percentages. You can also use a NOWRAP attribute if that is needed  - just
> the opposite of the WIDTH attribute.

Thank you.  But, when I try to specify a specific width, the text will 
make it grow if it is too long.  Do you mean that I CAN set a max width?  
Because I couldn't get one to work.

BTW, <TH> ?
					-James Baker
					 http://www.mtsu.edu/~applemac