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Table.MergeCells(TableCell, TableCell) Method

Merges the cells in the specified range into a single cell.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v18.2.Core.dll


void MergeCells(
    TableCell mergeFrom,
    TableCell mergeTo


Name Type Description
mergeFrom TableCell

A TableCell that marks one end of the merged range.

mergeTo TableCell

A TableCell that marks the opposite end of the merged range.


All cells that fall within a table range marked by specified cells (including them) are merged into a single cell. The order in which cells are specified as method arguments does not matter.


This code snippet performs the following:

  • creates a table containing 6 rows and 8 columns
  • merges cells horizontally in the third row from the third to the sixth column
  • merges cells vertically in the third column from the fourth to the eighth row
Dim table As Table = document.Tables.Create(document.Range.Start, 6, 8)
table.MergeCells(table(2, 1), table(5, 1))
table.MergeCells(table(2, 3), table(2, 7))
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