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New Feature: Table Support

Update: I've just enabled this feature network-wide. All sites across Stack Exchange are now able to use tables. Thanks for all the feedback. We'll keep monitoring this question and we'll continue to ...
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928 votes
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Is there Markdown to create tables? [duplicate]

It seems like a lot of people try to display tables in Stack Overflow questions, but don't do a very good job. Is there Markdown syntax that supports creating a proper table?
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Add a table formatter in the post editor [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please add support for tables in answers and questions. Would be possible to add a new format tool in the post editor? I'm talking about something that allows the user to ...
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Ability to add a table in the question for the sample data [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Possible to get a mechanism for inserting table information into a question? is there any markdown to create tables Please add support for tables in answers and questions. ...
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Better way to represent tabular data examples [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please add support for tables in answers and questions I've seen tons of question that have (or need) some example data - but there is no easy-to-use way to present tabular ...
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544 votes
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What HTML tags are allowed on Stack Exchange sites?

Stack Exchange sites use Markdown for questions and answers. Per the Markdown specification, intermixing HTML and Markdown markup is allowed, but not all the HTML tags are allowed, to avoid XSS. Which ...
26 votes
8 answers

When and why did SO start using tables for layout?

I remember looking at some SO source markup months ago, and it was basically <div> heaven. The pure CSS zealots would've loved it. But today I look and see... <DIV id="question" class=""> ...
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52 votes
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How to format SQL tables in a Stack Overflow post? [duplicate]

I want to format an SQL table the right way in a Stack Overflow question. ID Name 1 Tom I know the example above is not the right way. I even tried an HTML table approach, but it's still wrong....
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3 answers

Can we add Markdown support for tables?

This is similar to: Is there Markdown to create tables? and Please add support for tables in answers and questions, but is slightly different. The other questions are asking more of a why question, ...
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Status of recurring feature: tables [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there any markdown to create tables? There have already been a few questions which have requested this feature, so I just wanted to check on the status of them and (...
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