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How to format Table Cols


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Hi Everybody,

I'm trying to create a table and need to format each column a little differently:

<td> Col-1 </td>
<td> Col-2 </td>

I want to align the text in Col-1 to the RIGHT, and set the background-color to a HEX-color.
I want to align the text in Col-2 to the LEFT, and set the background-color to a different HEX-color.

I hope to include these alterations in a PHP statement:

print "<tr><td>Your USER name is: </td><td>$uName</td></tr>\n";
print "<tr><td>Your eMAIL address is: </td><td>$uPassword</td></tr>\n";

Am I on the right track? How can I include a [text-align: right] and [background-color: #cc0000] to the <td> tags?

Many Thanks,
Hello this is Gulshan Negi
Yes, you are on a right track. If you want to apply different styles to each column in your table, you can use HTML and CSS. Here's an example of how you can modify your code to include the desired text alignment and background color:

print "<tr><td style='text-align: right; background-color: #cc0000;'>Your USER name is: </td><td>$uName</td></tr>\n";
print "<tr><td style='text-align: left; background-color: #00cc00;'>Your eMAIL address is: </td><td>$uPassword</td></tr>\n";

I hope you are now clear.
Thank you, Mr. Negi

I do understand your suggestion. Thank you for taking some of your time to respond to me.
I am on a better track now.