Set cellpadding and cellspacing in CSS

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In an HTML table, the cellpadding and cellspacing can be set like this:

<table cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1">
How can the same be accomplished using CSS?
May 31, 2022 in CSS by Edureka
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For controlling "cellpadding" in CSS, you can simply use padding on table cells. E.g. for 10px of "cellpadding":

td { 
    padding: 10px;
}

For "cellspacing", you can apply the border-spacing CSS property to your table. E.g. for 10px of "cellspacing":

table { 
    border-spacing: 10px;
    border-collapse: separate;
}

This property will even allow separate horizontal and vertical spacing, something you couldn't do with old-school "cellspacing".

answered Jun 10, 2022 by Edureka
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