The function is applying a border to outer cells of one or all parts of a flextable.

border_outer(x, border = NULL, part = "all")

Arguments

x

a flextable object

border

border properties defined by a call to fp_border()

part

partname of the table (one of 'all', 'body', 'header', 'footer')

Illustrations

See also

Examples

library(officer)
big_border = fp_border(color="red", width = 2)

dat <- iris[c(1:5, 51:55, 101:105),]
ft <- flextable(dat)
ft <- border_remove(x = ft)

# add outer borders
ft <- border_outer(ft, part="all", border = big_border )
ft
#> a flextable object.
#> col_keys: `Sepal.Length`, `Sepal.Width`, `Petal.Length`, `Petal.Width`, `Species` 
#> header has 1 row(s) 
#> body has 15 row(s) 
#> original dataset sample: 
#>   Sepal.Length Sepal.Width Petal.Length Petal.Width Species
#> 1          5.1         3.5          1.4         0.2  setosa
#> 2          4.9         3.0          1.4         0.2  setosa
#> 3          4.7         3.2          1.3         0.2  setosa
#> 4          4.6         3.1          1.5         0.2  setosa
#> 5          5.0         3.6          1.4         0.2  setosa