GemBox.Document is a .NET component that enables you to read, write, edit, convert, and print document files from your .NET applications using one simple API.

Table Formatting

In GemBox.Document, table related formatting options can be specified on a table, table rows and table cells.

Following example shows how to create a formatted table.

Screenshot
Table Formatting Screenshot

See the full code below, use Run Example to execute.

using System;
using System.Data;
using GemBox.Document;
using GemBox.Document.Tables;

class Sample
{
    [STAThread]
    static void Main(string[] args)
    {
        // If using Professional version, put your serial key below.
        ComponentInfo.SetLicense("FREE-LIMITED-KEY");

        DocumentModel document = new DocumentModel();

        Table table = new Table(document);
        table.TableFormat.AutomaticallyResizeToFitContents = false;
        table.TableFormat.Alignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center;

        table.Columns.Add(new TableColumn() { PreferredWidth = 50 });
        table.Columns.Add(new TableColumn() { PreferredWidth = 80 });
        table.Columns.Add(new TableColumn() { PreferredWidth = 110 });
        table.Columns.Add(new TableColumn() { PreferredWidth = 140 });

        TableRow row = new TableRow(document);
        row.RowFormat.Height = new TableRowHeight(100, TableRowHeightRule.AtLeast);
        table.Rows.Add(row);

        TableCell cell1 = new TableCell(document, new Paragraph(document, "Cell 1-1"));
        cell1.CellFormat.TextDirection = TableCellTextDirection.TopToBottom;
        cell1.CellFormat.Padding = new Padding(5, 10);
        row.Cells.Add(cell1);

        TableCell cell2 = new TableCell(document, new Paragraph(document, "Cell 1-2"));
        cell2.CellFormat.VerticalAlignment = VerticalAlignment.Center;
        row.Cells.Add(cell2);

        row.Cells.Add(new TableCell(document, new Paragraph(document, "Cell 1-3"))
            {
                CellFormat = new TableCellFormat()
                {
                    BackgroundColor = Color.Red
                }
            });

        row.Cells.Add(new TableCell(document, new Paragraph(document, "Cell 1-4")
            {
                ParagraphFormat = new ParagraphFormat()
                {
                    Alignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center
                }
            })
            {
                CellFormat = new TableCellFormat()
                {
                    VerticalAlignment = VerticalAlignment.Center,
                    BackgroundColor =  Color.Yellow
                }
            });

        document.Sections.Add(new Section(document, table));

        document.Save("Table Formatting.docx");
    }
}
Imports System
Imports System.Data
Imports GemBox.Document
Imports GemBox.Document.Tables

Module Samples

    Sub Main()

        ' If using Professional version, put your serial key below.
        ComponentInfo.SetLicense("FREE-LIMITED-KEY")

        Dim document As DocumentModel = New DocumentModel

        Dim table As New Table(document)
        table.TableFormat.AutomaticallyResizeToFitContents = False
        table.TableFormat.Alignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center

        table.Columns.Add(New TableColumn() With {.PreferredWidth = 50})
        table.Columns.Add(New TableColumn() With {.PreferredWidth = 80})
        table.Columns.Add(New TableColumn() With {.PreferredWidth = 110})
        table.Columns.Add(New TableColumn() With {.PreferredWidth = 140})

        Dim row As New TableRow(document)
        row.RowFormat.Height = New TableRowHeight(100, TableRowHeightRule.AtLeast)
        table.Rows.Add(row)

        Dim cell1 As New TableCell(document, New Paragraph(document, "Cell 1-1"))
        cell1.CellFormat.TextDirection = TableCellTextDirection.TopToBottom
        cell1.CellFormat.Padding = New Padding(5, 10)
        row.Cells.Add(cell1)

        Dim cell2 As New TableCell(document, New Paragraph(document, "Cell 1-2"))
        cell2.CellFormat.VerticalAlignment = VerticalAlignment.Center
        row.Cells.Add(cell2)

        row.Cells.Add(
            New TableCell(document,
                New Paragraph(document, "Cell 1-3")) With {
                    .CellFormat = New TableCellFormat() With {
                        .BackgroundColor = Color.Red
         }})

        row.Cells.Add(
            New TableCell(document,
                New Paragraph(document, "Cell 1-4") With {
                    .ParagraphFormat = New ParagraphFormat() With {
                        .Alignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center
                 }
        }) With {
            .CellFormat = New TableCellFormat() With {
                .VerticalAlignment = VerticalAlignment.Center,
                .BackgroundColor = Color.Yellow
         }})

        document.Sections.Add(New Section(document, table))

        document.Save("Table Formatting.docx")

    End Sub

End Module

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