How to locate the data in the middle of the column- uitable?

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ori
ori on 21 Sep 2015
Answered: Walter Roberson on 21 Sep 2015
Im trying to make a table by using uitable. How can I put the data in the middle of the column instead of the matlab defult- in the right? thanks
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Jan
Jan on 21 Sep 2015
What does "put" mean here? Do you mean the initial position of the cursor or do you define the "Data" property of the uitable?

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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 21 Sep 2015
and remember to set a monospaced font.
uitable supports HTML, but it is not easy to get it to center items. Supposing you have a cell array of strings STRINGS, then:
numpixels = 50;
cells_for_table = strcat(sprintf('<html><tr align=center><td width=%d>', numpixels), STRINGS(:));
set(handles.uitable1, 'Data', cells_for_table);

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