mPDF Manual – HTML control tags

columns

(mPDF >= 1.0)

columns – Control use of Columns on the page

Description

<columns  $column-count [ $vAlign ] [ $column-gap ]  />

Define, start or stop Columns in the document.

Parameters

$column-count

Set the number of (vertical) columns to use on a page

BLANK or omitted or 0 or 1 turns Columns OFF i.e. the whole page is used as one column.

DEFAULT: 1

$vAlign

Automatically adjusts height of columns to be equal if set to J or justify.

BLANK or omitted turns vertical-alignment OFF

Values (case-insensitive)

J or justify

DEFAULT: “”

$column-gap

Set the gap between columns in millimeters

BLANK or omitted uses default value.

DEFAULT: 5 (mm)

Examples

Example #1

<?php

$mpdf = new mPDF();

$mpdf->WriteHTML('<columns column-count="3" vAlign="J" column-gap="7" />');

$mpdf->WriteHTML('
Some text...
');

$mpdf->WriteHTML('<columnbreak />');

$mpdf->WriteHTML('
Next column...
');

$mpdf=Output();

?>

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