Merge flextable cells into a single one. All rows and columns must be consecutive.

merge_at(x, i = NULL, j = NULL, part = "body")

Arguments

x

flextable object

i, j

columns and rows to merge

part

partname of the table where merge has to be done.

See also

Other flextable merging function: merge_h_range(), merge_h(), merge_none(), merge_v()

Examples

ft_merge <- flextable( head( mtcars ), cwidth = .5 )
ft_merge <- merge_at( ft_merge, i = 1:2, j = 1:2 )
ft_merge
#> a flextable object.
#> col_keys: `mpg`, `cyl`, `disp`, `hp`, `drat`, `wt`, `qsec`, `vs`, `am`, `gear`, `carb` 
#> header has 1 row(s) 
#> body has 6 row(s) 
#> original dataset sample: 
#>                    mpg cyl disp  hp drat    wt  qsec vs am gear carb
#> Mazda RX4         21.0   6  160 110 3.90 2.620 16.46  0  1    4    4
#> Mazda RX4 Wag     21.0   6  160 110 3.90 2.875 17.02  0  1    4    4
#> Datsun 710        22.8   4  108  93 3.85 2.320 18.61  1  1    4    1
#> Hornet 4 Drive    21.4   6  258 110 3.08 3.215 19.44  1  0    3    1
#> Hornet Sportabout 18.7   8  360 175 3.15 3.440 17.02  0  0    3    2