ColumnForm has been superseded by the more general function Column.


prints as a column with e1 above e2, etc.


specifies the horizontal alignment of each element.


also specifies the vertical alignment of the whole column.


  • Possible horizontal alignments are:
  • Centercentered
    Leftleft justified (default case)
    Rightright justified
  • Possible vertical alignments are:
  • Abovethe bottom element of the column is aligned with the baseline
    Belowthe top element is aligned with the baseline (default case)
    Centerthe column is centered on the baseline
  • The first argument of ColumnForm can have any head, not necessarily List.
  • ColumnForm acts as a wrapper, which affects printing, but not evaluation.

See Also

TableForm  MatrixForm  Row  GridBox  PaddedForm  AccountingForm

Introduced in 1988