change paddings of selected rows and columns of a flextable.

padding(
  x,
  i = NULL,
  j = NULL,
  padding = NULL,
  padding.top = NULL,
  padding.bottom = NULL,
  padding.left = NULL,
  padding.right = NULL,
  part = "body"
)

Arguments

x

a flextable object

i

rows selection

j

columns selection

padding

padding (shortcut for top, bottom, left and right), unit is pts (points).

padding.top

padding top, unit is pts (points).

padding.bottom

padding bottom, unit is pts (points).

padding.left

padding left, unit is pts (points).

padding.right

padding right, unit is pts (points).

part

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

Illustrations

See also

Other sugar functions for table style: align(), bg(), bold(), color(), empty_blanks(), fontsize(), font(), highlight(), italic(), line_spacing(), rotate(), valign()

Examples

ft_1 <- flextable(head(iris)) ft_1 <- theme_vader(ft_1) ft_1 <- padding(ft_1, padding.top = 4, part = "all") ft_1 <- padding(ft_1, j = 1, padding.right = 40) ft_1 <- padding(ft_1, i = 3, padding.top = 40) ft_1 <- padding(ft_1, padding.top = 10, part = "header") ft_1 <- padding(ft_1, padding.bottom = 10, part = "header") ft_1 <- autofit(ft_1) ft_1
#> a flextable object. #> col_keys: `Sepal.Length`, `Sepal.Width`, `Petal.Length`, `Petal.Width`, `Species` #> header has 1 row(s) #> body has 6 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