prepend chunks (for example chunk as_chunk()) in a flextable.

prepend_chunks(x, ..., i = NULL, j = NULL, part = "body")

Arguments

x

a flextable object

...

chunks to be prepended, see as_chunk(), gg_chunk() and other chunk elements for paragraph.

i

rows selection

j

column selection

part

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

See also

Other functions for mixed content paragraphs: append_chunks(), as_paragraph(), compose()

Examples

x <- flextable(head(iris))
x <- prepend_chunks(
  x,
  i = 1, j = 1,
  colorize(as_b("Hello "), color = "red"),
  colorize(as_i("World"), color = "magenta")
)
x
#> 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