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Adjust column size issue
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Posted by admin  · 12-05-2017 - 07:20

Hello,

The default behaviour of MS Word is autofit table widths. You can set column widths but if the content of a cell doesn't fit a width then MS Word increase it width automatically.

You can force column widths setting tableLayout as fixed:

$tblConfig = array(
        'border' => 'single',
        'cellMargin' => 125,
        'tableStyle' => 'TableGridPHPDOCX',
        'tableAlign' => 'center',
        'columnWidths' => array(1000,1000,1000),
        'textProperties' => array('font' => 'Arial', 'fontSize' => 10),
        'tableLayout' => 'fixed',
);
$docx->addTable($tblRows, $tblConfig);

This option is explained on the addTable API page:

https://www.phpdocx.com/api-documentation/word-content/add-table-Word-document-with-PHP

Regards.