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The bgcolor attribute in the HTML <th> (table header) tag is used to set the background color of a table header cell. You can specify colors using color names, hexadecimal codes, or RGB values.

Note: It is not supported by HTML5.

Syntax:

<th bgcolor="color_name | hex_number | rgb_number">

Attribute Values:

Attribute Values

Description

color_name

It sets the background color by using the color name. For example “red”.

hex_number

It sets the background color by using the color hex code. For example “#0000ff”.

rgb_number

It sets the background color by using the rgb code. For example: “RGB(0, 153, 0)” .

Example 1: Implementation of HTML the tag bgcolor attribute

html

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>
    HTML th bgcolor Attribute
</title>
</head>
 
<body>
    <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
 
    <h2>HTML th bgcolor Attribute</h2>
 
    <table width="500" border="1">
        <tr>
            <th bgcolor="green">Name</th>
            <th bgcolor="yellow">Expenses</th>
        </tr>
 
        <tr>
            <td>BITTU</td>
            <td>2500.00</td>
        </tr>
 
        <tr>
            <td>RAKESH</td>
            <td>1400.00</td>
        </tr>
    </table>
</body>
 
</html>

                    

Output:

Example 2: Implementation of HTML the tag bgcolor attribute

HTML

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>
        HTML th bgcolor Attribute
    </title>
</head>
 
<body>
    <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
    <h2>HTML th bgcolor Attribute</h2>
    <table width="500" border="1">
        <tr>
            <!-- Using Hex Number -->
            <th bgcolor="#00FF00">Name</th>
 
            <!-- Using RGB Number -->
            <th bgcolor="rgba(255, 255, 0)">Expenses</th>
        </tr>
        <tr>
            <td>BITTU</td>
            <td>2500.00</td>
        </tr>
        <tr>
            <td>RAKESH</td>
            <td>1400.00</td>
        </tr>
    </table>
</body>
 
</html>

                    

Output:

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Supported Browsers:

  • Google Chrome 1
  • Edge 12
  • Firefox 1
  • Safari 12.1
  • Opera 3


Last Updated : 10 Jan, 2024
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