HTML bgcolor attribute

Example

An HTML table with a background color on the first table row:
<table border="1">
  <tr bgcolor="#FF0000">
    <th>Month</th>
    <th>Savings</th>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>January</td>
    <td>$100</td>
  </tr>
</table>


Definition and Usage

The bgcolor attribute specifies a background color of a table row.

Browser Support

The bgcolor attribute is deprecated, but still supported in all major browsers.

Compatibility Notes

The bgcolor attribute of the tr element was deprecated in HTML 4.01, and is not supported in XHTML 1.0 Strict DTD.
Use CSS instead.
CSS syntax: <tr style="background-color:red">

Syntax

<tr bgcolor="value">

Attribute Values

Value Description
color_name Specifies the background color with a color name (like "red")
hex_number Specifies the background color with a hex code (like "#ff0000")
rgb_number Specifies the background color with an rgb code (like "rgb(255,0,0)")
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