Table column widths some reverting to pixels.

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  1. Brian Peacock
    Brian Peacock avatar
    2 posts
    Member since:
    Mar 2010

    Posted 18 Apr 2012 Link to this post


    I'm using Silverlight 4, Telerik controls version 2012.1.326.1040 and I think I've found an issue with the Table properties Dialog.

    If you add a table say 5 rows by 5 columns, 100% table width.

    Row 1, merge columns 2,3,4 & 5 together
    Row 2, merge columns 2,3,4 & 5 together
    Row 3, merge columns 2 & 3 together, then merge columns 4 & 5 together
    Row 4 & 5, no merged columns.

    See attached picture of the grid.

    Column dimensions:
    Col 1 = 40%
    Col 2 = 15%
    Col 3 = 15%
    Col 4 = 15%
    Col 5 = 15%

    Yet every time I set the individual column width it seems to revert to pixels, even though I have specified percent.

    It might be something to do with the fact that I have merged cells, but its annoying that I cannot set the columns to be the above percentages.

    If you just set column 1 to 40%, then click ok, go back in it appears column 1 to be correct still at 40%
    If you then set column 2 to 15%, then click ok, go back in it appears column 2 to be correct still at 15%

    However, if you now go back into column 1 and check the size it has reverted to preferred width of 425 pixels, not 40% as i had specified.


  2. Mihail
    Mihail avatar
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    Posted 23 Apr 2012 Link to this post

    Hi Brian,

    Thank you for contacting us about this issue.
    The reported bug is confirmed. We have updated your Telerik points in appreciation of sharing this observation.
    I have created a PITS issue, which you can use to track our development plans: 

    If you have further questions do not hesitate to contact us again.

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