HTML | DOM Table deleteTFoot() Method

The Table deleteTFoot() method is used for deleting a <tfoot> element and its content from a table.
It can be only used if a <tfoot> element already exists.



Below program illustrates the Table deleteTFoot() method :
Example-1: Deleting a <tfoot> element.





<!DOCTYPE html>
      Table deleteTFoot() Method in HTML
        td {
            border: 1px solid green;
        h1 {
            color: green;
        h2 {
            font-family: Impact;
        body {
            text-align: center;
    <h2>Table deleteTFoot() Method</h2>
    <p>To create a footer for the table, 
      double-click the "Add Footer" button.</p>
    <p>To delete the footer from the table, 
      double-click the "Delete Footer" button.</p>
    <table id="Courses" 
            <td>Fork Java</td>
            <td>Fork Python</td>
            <td>Sudo Placement</td>
    <button ondblclick="Add_foot()">
      Add Footer
    <button ondblclick="Delete_foot()">
      Delete Footer
        function Add_foot() {
            var MyTable = 
            var MyFooter = MyTable.createTFoot();
            var MyRow = MyFooter.insertRow(0);
            var MyCell = MyRow.insertCell(0);
            MyCell.innerHTML =
              "<b>Available On GeeksforGeeks.</b>";
        function Delete_foot() {
            // Delete footer.



Before clicking the “Add Footer” button:

After clicking the “Add Footer” button:

After clicking the “Delete Footer” button:

Supported Browsers:

  • Apple Safari
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Opera

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