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TableCell API

The API documentation of the TableCell React component. Learn more about the props and the CSS customization points.

Import

import TableCell from '@material-ui/core/TableCell';
// or
import { TableCell } from '@material-ui/core';

You can learn more about the difference by reading this guide.

The component renders a <th> element when the parent context is a header or otherwise a <td> element.

Props

Name Type Default Description
align 'center'
| 'inherit'
| 'justify'
| 'left'
| 'right'
'inherit' Set the text-align on the table cell content.
Monetary or generally number fields should be right aligned as that allows you to add them up quickly in your head without having to worry about decimals.
children node The table cell contents.
classes object Override or extend the styles applied to the component. See CSS API below for more details.
component elementType The component used for the root node. Either a string to use a DOM element or a component.
padding 'checkbox'
| 'default'
| 'none'
Sets the padding applied to the cell. By default, the Table parent component set the value (default).
scope string Set scope attribute.
size 'medium'
| 'small'
Specify the size of the cell. By default, the Table parent component set the value (medium).
sortDirection 'asc'
| 'desc'
| false
Set aria-sort direction.
variant 'body'
| 'footer'
| 'head'
Specify the cell type. By default, the TableHead, TableBody or TableFooter parent component set the value.

The ref is forwarded to the root element.

Any other props supplied will be provided to the root element (native element).

CSS

  • Style sheet name: MuiTableCell.
  • Style sheet details:
Rule name Global class Description
root .MuiTableCell-root Styles applied to the root element.
head .MuiTableCell-head Styles applied to the root element if variant="head" or context.table.head.
body .MuiTableCell-body Styles applied to the root element if variant="body" or context.table.body.
footer .MuiTableCell-footer Styles applied to the root element if variant="footer" or context.table.footer.
sizeSmall .MuiTableCell-sizeSmall Styles applied to the root element if size="small".
paddingCheckbox .MuiTableCell-paddingCheckbox Styles applied to the root element if padding="checkbox".
paddingNone .MuiTableCell-paddingNone Styles applied to the root element if padding="none".
alignLeft .MuiTableCell-alignLeft Styles applied to the root element if align="left".
alignCenter .MuiTableCell-alignCenter Styles applied to the root element if align="center".
alignRight .MuiTableCell-alignRight Styles applied to the root element if align="right".
alignJustify .MuiTableCell-alignJustify Styles applied to the root element if align="justify".
stickyHeader .MuiTableCell-stickyHeader Styles applied to the root element if context.table.stickyHeader={true}.

You can override the style of the component thanks to one of these customization points:

If that's not sufficient, you can check the implementation of the component for more detail.

Demos