How to draw checkbox or tick mark in GitHub Markdown table?

Question:

I am able to draw checkbox in Github README.md lists using

But this is not working in table. Does anybody know how to implement checkbox or checkmark in GitHub Markdown table?

Answer:

ry adding a - before the [] or [x]. That’s an - followed by a blank space .

Below is an example from Github blog.

It appears like below:

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Here’s how one could do the same in a table:

| Task | Time required | Assigned to | Current Status | Finished | |----------------|---------------|---------------|----------------|-----------| | Calendar Cache | > 5 hours | | in progress | - [x] ok? | Object Cache | > 5 hours | | in progress | [x] item1<br/>[ ] item2 | Object Cache | > 5 hours | | in progress | <ul><li>- [x] item1</li><li>- [ ] item2</li></ul> | Object Cache | > 5 hours | | in progress | <ul><li>[x] item1</li><li>[ ] item2</li></ul> - [x] works - [x] works too

Here’s how it looks:
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