In this video, staff author Jess Stratton shows ways to format text within a table in Microsoft Word.
(bright upbeat music)…- [Instructor] You can quickly change the look…of your table in Microsoft Word.…Place the cursor inside a cell,…change to the Design tab, and click the down arrow…to choose a pre-formatted table design.…Highlight a row, column, or the entire table…by clicking the crosshair icon on the top left hand side.…Change to the Layout tab.…Now you can choose to align the text…in your entire table within each cell.…
You can even change the text direction.…Finally resize the table to match the text…it contains by highlighting the entire table.…On the Layout tab choose Autofit,…and choose Autofit Contents.…(bright upbeat music)…
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- Drawing a table
- Adding page breaks
- Formatting text in a table
- Using section breaks to control column layouts
- Properly adding space between paragraphs
- Starting page numbering later in a document
- Recovering a document after a crash
- Including both portrait and landscape pages in a document
- Saving to Google Drive from within Word
- Editing PDF content in Word
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Word Quick Tips
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