HtmlTableCellCollection.Add(HtmlTableCell) Method

Definition

Appends the specified HtmlTableCell object to the end of the HtmlTableCellCollection collection.

public:
 void Add(System::Web::UI::HtmlControls::HtmlTableCell ^ cell);
public void Add (System.Web.UI.HtmlControls.HtmlTableCell cell);
member this.Add : System.Web.UI.HtmlControls.HtmlTableCell -> unit
Public Sub Add (cell As HtmlTableCell)

Parameters

cell
HtmlTableCell

The HtmlTableCell to add to the collection.

Examples

The following code example demonstrates how to use the Add method to append a cell of a table, represented by an HtmlTableCell object, to the end of an HtmlTableCellCollection collection. Notice that the Cells property of a row represented by an HtmlTableRow object is the HtmlTableCellCollection collection.

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="True" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<script runat="server">

  void Page_Load(Object sender, EventArgs e)
  {

    // Get the number of rows and columns selected by the user.
    int numrows = Convert.ToInt32(Select1.Value);
    int numcells = Convert.ToInt32(Select2.Value);

    // Iterate through the rows.
    for (int j = 0; j < numrows; j++)
    {

      // Create a new row and add it to the Rows collection.
      HtmlTableRow row = new HtmlTableRow();

      // Provide a different background color for alternating rows.
      if (j % 2 == 1)
        row.BgColor = "Gray";

      // Iterate through the cells of a row.
      for (int i = 0; i < numcells; i++)
      {
        // Create a new cell and add it to the Cells collection.
        HtmlTableCell cell = new HtmlTableCell();
        cell.Controls.Add(new LiteralControl("row " +
                          j.ToString() +
                          ", cell " +
                          i.ToString()));
        row.Cells.Add(cell);
      }
      Table1.Rows.Add(row);
    }
  }

</script>

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head>
   <title>HtmlTableCellCollection Example</title>
</head>
<body>

   <form id="form1" runat="server">

      <h3>HtmlTableCellCollection Example</h3>

      <table id="Table1" 
             style="border-width:1; border-color:Black; padding:5"
             cellspacing="0" 
             runat="server"/>
        
      <hr />

      Select the number of rows and columns to create: <br /><br />

      Table rows:
      <select id="Select1" 
              runat="server">

         <option value="1">1</option>
         <option value="2">2</option>
         <option value="3">3</option>
         <option value="4">4</option>
         <option value="5">5</option>

      </select>

      &nbsp;&nbsp;

      Table cells:
      <select id="Select2" 
              runat="server">

         <option value="1">1</option>
         <option value="2">2</option>
         <option value="3">3</option>
         <option value="4">4</option>
         <option value="5">5</option>

      </select>
       
      <br /><br />
  
      <input type="submit" 
             value="Generate Table" 
             runat="server"/>

   </form>

</body>
</html>
<%@ Page Language="VB" AutoEventWireup="True" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<script runat="server">
  
  Sub Page_Load(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs)

    Dim i As Integer
    Dim j As Integer
    Dim row As HtmlTableRow
    Dim cell As HtmlTableCell

    ' Get the number of rows and columns selected by the user.
    Dim numrows As Integer = CInt(Select1.Value)
    Dim numcells As Integer = CInt(Select2.Value)

    ' Iterate through the rows.
    For j = 0 To numrows - 1

      ' Create a new row and add it to the Rows collection.
      row = New HtmlTableRow()

      ' Provide a different background color for alternating rows.
      If (j Mod 2) = 1 Then
        row.BgColor = "Gray"
      End If

      ' Iterate through the cells of a row.
      For i = 0 To numcells - 1
           
        ' Create a new cell and add it to the Cells collection.
        cell = New HtmlTableCell()
        cell.Controls.Add(New LiteralControl("row " & _
                          j.ToString() & _
                          ", cell " & _
                          i.ToString()))
        row.Cells.Add(cell)
            
      Next i

      Table1.Rows.Add(row)
         
    Next j
      
  End Sub

</script>

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head>
   <title>HtmlTableCellCollection Example</title>
</head>
<body>

   <form id="form1" runat="server">

      <h3>HtmlTableCellCollection Example</h3>

      <table id="Table1" 
             style="border-width:1; border-color:Black; padding:5"
             cellspacing="0" 
             runat="server"/>
        
      <hr />

      Select the number of rows and columns to create: <br /><br />

      Table rows:
      <select id="Select1" 
              runat="server">

         <option value="1">1</option>
         <option value="2">2</option>
         <option value="3">3</option>
         <option value="4">4</option>
         <option value="5">5</option>

      </select>

      &nbsp;&nbsp;

      Table cells:
      <select id="Select2" 
              runat="server">

         <option value="1">1</option>
         <option value="2">2</option>
         <option value="3">3</option>
         <option value="4">4</option>
         <option value="5">5</option>

      </select>
       
      <br /><br />
  
      <input type="submit" 
             value="Generate Table" 
             runat="server"/>

   </form>

</body>
</html>

Remarks

Use this method to add the specified HtmlTableCell object to the end of an HtmlTableCellCollection collection. If you want to insert an HtmlTableCell object in a specified location in the collection, use the Insert method.

Applies to

See also