Table Alterations

By Timothy FosterTimothy Foster

Description

This snippet allows you to easily create tables with ListPages that alternate colors in rows. This will also work for any table.

Code

For this to work, first put this code somewhere on your page:

[[include :snippets:table-alt]]

You may define a custom color with the |color attribute. The default is #EEE.

Then, in your ListPages block with tables, surround the module (or other table) with a div class table-alt. It should look like the below as an example:

[[div class="table-alt"]]
[[module ListPages category="code" perPage="10" separate="false" prependLine="[[include inc:table]]" appendLine="[[/table]]"]]
[[row]][[cell style="vertical-align:top;"]]**%%title_linked%%**[[/cell]][[cell style="vertical-align: top; text-align: center;"]][[user %%created_by%%]][[/cell]][[cell style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right; font-size: 80%;"]]%%updated_at|%d %b %Y, %R %p|agohover%%[[/cell]][[/row]]
[[/module]]
[[/div]]

Note: This code exhibits advanced use of ListPages's prependLine and appendLine to make a custom table and therefore will not directly work if you copy and paste. See this how-to to make your own!

In action

This will make the table look like this:

Reference

For information on how this works, see here.


Thanks to tsangk for this great snippet: conditional-blocks


text above inserted with:

[[include :snippets:if START |unique=1|type=equal|var1=%%name%%|var2=conditional-blocks]]
**##red|Thanks to tsangk for this great snippet:##** [[[code:conditional-blocks]]]
[[include :snippets:if END]]



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