How To Create A Tab Table With The Tabs Dialog In Word For Mac


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Creating a tab table with the Tabs dialog

The Tabs dialog offers another way to create a tab table. Although it isn't as intuitive as the ruler, it is more powerful, offering additional options. Let's take a look. In this video we will build a table that could be printed as a form. People can then use the form to fill in their name and address and provide their signature. It's a pretty simple example that I think you will be able modify for your own needs. So we are going to start by creating a new document, which I have already done here. If you haven't got one showing, pull down the File menu, pick New Blank Document or press Command+N. Also I have got non-printing character showing.

By turning on this little button here, we don't need to have that showing but I'd like to be able to see my paragraph markers and my tabs as I work. To open the Tabs dialog pull down the Format menu and choose Tabs. The Tabs dialog works with measurements. You enter the position of the tab stop and then click the Set button...

Creating a tab table with the Tabs dialog
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Creating a tab table with the Tabs dialog provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Maria Langer as part of the Word for Mac 2011 Essential Training

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Business
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Word for Mac
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