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This idea consists of a couple of requests that are related to the same topic - table styling using the formula field. As most probably know, the table tool offers column/row specific formatting. Some of the basic formatting offered in the configuration are: fonts, texts colors, and backgrounds. For anything that doesn't fall into these types of formatting rules, there is a "Formula" option that allows the user to define CSS-like statements to format the selected column, row, or cell. Related to this formula, I have two requests:
I would like a double border to be included as an option. After speaking with a support engineer, they do not believe this is currently available. The double border is used in most financial documents as the "sum line". I see a lot of uses for this, especially in my industry. I would expect a formula like this: "border-top: 1px solid double black;" to give a result like this:Desired OutputBut it gives a result like this:Current Alteryx Output
I would like to see additional documentation on this Style Formula field so users have a reference when attempting to do advanced styling on a table. I don't think it's sufficient to say, "Use of this requires a solid understanding of CSS styles" if all CSS styling options aren't available. Documentation would at least let us know that what we are attempting to do isn't possible.