TXTextControl.Table Class

An instance of the Table class represents a table in a Text Control document. It can be obtained from the document's table collection.


public class Table
[Visual Basic]
Public Class Table


Property Description
CanMergeCells Checks whether table cells can be merged.
CanSplit Checks whether this table can be split.
CanSplitCells Checks whether previously merged table cells in this table can be split.
Cells Gets a collection of all table cells the table consists of.
Columns Gets a collection of all columns the table consists of.
ID Gets or sets the table's identifier.
NestedLevel Gets the nested level for the specified table.
NestedTables Gets a collection of all tables nested in this table.
OuterMostTable Gets a table's outermost table.
OuterTable Gets a table's outer table.
Rows Gets a collection of all rows the table consists of.


Method Description
MergeCells Merges all selected table cells in this table.
Select Overloaded. Selects the table or a part of the table.
Split Splits a table below or above the current input position.
SplitCells Splits all selected table cells in this table.


The following example shows how to split a table.

int myTableId = 10;

textControl1.Tables.Add(10, 3, myTableId);
TXTextControl.Table myTable = textControl1.Tables.GetItem(myTableId);
textControl1.InputPosition =
  new TXTextControl.InputPosition(myTable.Cells.GetItem(3, 1).Start);

if (myTable.CanSplit)

// Correct the table IDs after splitting the original table.
foreach (TXTextControl.Table myCurrentTable in textControl1.Tables)
  myCurrentTable.ID = myTableId++;
[Visual Basic]
Dim MyTableId As Integer = 10

TextControl1.Tables.Add(10, 3, MyTableId)
Dim MyTable As TXTextControl.Table = TextControl1.Tables.GetItem(MyTableId)
TextControl1.InputPosition = _
  New TXTextControl.InputPosition(MyTable.Cells.GetItem(3, 1).Start)

If MyTable.CanSplit Then
End If

' Correct the table IDs after splitting the original table.
For Each MyCurrentTable As TXTextControl.Table In TextControl1.Tables
  MyCurrentTable.ID = MyTableId
  MyTableId = MyTableId + 1

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