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More <kbd> abominations: First Name DonaldMickyRoger Last Name DuckMouseRabbit First NameLast Name Donald Duck Micky Mouse Roger Rabbit

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Stack Overflow doesn't support MathJax, but stats.SE and math.SE (full list) do. With MathJax, you can use array to create tables: \begin{array} {|r|r|} \hline 1 &2 \\ \hline 3 &4 \\ \hline \end{array} Which translates to this: (Sadly, it would seem meta.SO does not support MathJax either, but if this could be brought about, it would be ...

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The short answer is that there is a kind of Markdown support for tables in Markdown Extra - I'm surprised it hasn't been mentioned in this thread yet (according to Ctrl + F search, at any rate), although we have had GitHub-flavoured Markdown mentioned. This has been implemented for a long time, and the "syntax" is pretty well-known. One thinks it would be ...

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You can generate text tables at tablesgenerator like following formats. You can give input as: SQL result in File -> Paste Table Data File -> Import CSV File Or you can generate table manually Here you can align column values to left, right, centre. Without Using Unicode symbols for table borders +----+-------------+--------+-------+-----+ | id | name ...

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CommonMark, a rigorously specified version of Markdown, does support inline HTML tables. Stack Exchange Valued Associates have indicated in the past that they intend to move to CommonMark eventually, and it does support inline HTML blocks that include HTML tables: http://spec.commonmark.org/0.20/#html-blocks However, the main reason this wasn't allowed in ...

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Recently, Table option is introduced in the Stack Overflow Documentation Beta - Example section's markdown editing tool. But it is not available in other Stack Exchanges sites. Screenshot for reference:

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We can use Stack Overflow HTML rendering: <table style="border-collapse:collapse;border-spacing:0"><tr><th style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-weight:normal;padding:10px 5px;border-style:solid;border-width:1px;overflow:hidden;word-break:normal;vertical-align:top">url</th><th style="font-family:Arial, sans-...

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This was the work (but not the fault) of jTab, which is used on Music Stack Exchange to render guitar chord notation. We were telling jTab to handle each and every <pre><code> block we could find; especially every indented block like the ones you created. jTab dutifully converted them to a graphical representation, but of course your tables don't ...

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At least for GitHub Flavored Markdown there is support for tables. I was originally very discouraged after reading the answers on this question. I'm glad the HTML workarounds are available, but it definitely gets away from the source being human-readable. I then found the following description of support for tables in GitHub Flavored Markdown, which is also ...

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An alternative is to put HTML tables tags inside an ꜱᴠɢ file, since ꜱᴠɢ files are XML based, it can contains XHTML content. From there you can use the HTML tags. This also enable you to style borders with arbitrary CSS content. The HTML disabled tags will be<iframe> <script> <input> <video>and<audio>. The image above contains ...

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You can create table by using Box Drawing Unicode. This answer helps the new users about the required box-drawing Unicode uses with Unicode-Key. For creating Table, the following Unicode are essential: 1. Two lines: Horizontal         ━     U+2501 Vertical       &...

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While not a table in the sense that data is in cells, to show data in columns, I use HTML <pre> tag. CAT_NO |PROD_CODE |DESCRIPTION |COLOR | SH1 |SH |Shirt |Blue | SH2 |SH |Shirt |Red | BT1 |BT |Belt |Black | BT4 |BT |Belt |Brown | WT1 ...

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Actually yes, it does explain why, mostly by linking to this. To paraphrase the paraphrasing there, it's just that it would mess up a ton of stuff on the page, layout-wise. Imagine a table that was wider than the allowable input (since tables allow you to force width relatively easily). The best alternative would be to throw everything in an iframe, but ...

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I made it just by <img><img><br/><br/><img><img> Output is:

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I made a table generator for MathJax using MathJax' arrays: https://isaurssaurav.github.io/mathjax-table-generator/ Usage: Add required columns and rows. You can add values to cells when the table appears. Click the Generate button to generate MathJax code for the table. Repository link: https://github.com/isaurssaurav/mathjax-table-generator (any changes ...

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I made a table using $\LaTeX$ $$\begin{array}{c|ccccccc|} \lambda & (5)& (4,1)& (3,2)& (3,1,1)& (2,2,1)& (2,1,1,1)& (1,1,1,1,1)\\ \hline d_{_\lambda} & 1& 4& 5& 6& 5& 4& 1\\ \end{array}$$ as given here (coming from here). But to no avail. Ending up using the MathJax FAQ on OR.Meta.SE. ...

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Here is another ugly approach, that you may consider to use. I am illustrating here to show a matrix of numbers. ┏━━━┳━━━┳━━━┳━━━┳━━━┳━━━┳━━━┳━━━┳━━━┓ ┃ 1 ┃ 2 ┃ 5 ┃ 7 ┃ 8 ┃ 9 ┃ 6 ┃ 4 ┃ 3 ┃ ┣━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━┫ ┃ 8 ┃ 3 ┃ 7 ┃ 4 ┃ 6 ┃ 5 ┃ 1 ┃ 9 ┃ 2 ┃ ┣━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━┫ ┃ 6 ┃ 4 ┃ 9 ┃ 2 ┃ 1 ┃ 3 ┃ 8 ┃ 5 ┃ 7 ┃ ┣━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━━╋━━...

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Disclaimer: This is NOT an official response from Stack Exchange. Disclaimer 2: This feature is in beta testing in SO Teams. It's subject to changes before publicly announced. Finally in Fall, 2020 ... Tables, along with a rich-text editor, are coming soon to the public SE. Tables (Markdown) Tables (Rendered), plus the RTE The exact schedule remains ...

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Paste the table result of https://senseful.github.io/text-table/ this. It shows like this :-) +-----------------------------------+------------+--------+ | Col1 | Col2 | NumCol | +-----------------------------------+------------+--------+ | Value 1 | Value 2 | 123 | | This is a row with ...

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