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Syntax #


Purpose #

The p.following-table-title annotation identifies a paragraph as being a table title. This is used to indicate titles of tables not contained within the table itself. The title will be applied to the table that comes immediately after it.

If the title is located inside a table cell, use the p.table-title annotation instead. If the title is located after the table, use the p.shift-into-preceding-table and p.table-title annotations instead.

Examples #

The following is an example of a time when you might want to use the p.following-table-title annotation:

The following is an example of a rule that will apply p.following-table-title:

The following is an example of the DITA output you would get from this annotation.


<table frame="all">
<title>Table 1. Unit Conversion Rates</title>
<tgroup cols="2">
<colspec colname="C1" colwidth="3.247in"/>
<colspec colname="C2" colwidth="3.247in"/>