Insert tables

You can insert a table anywhere in a topic or a master page, including headers and footers. You can also insert a table within a table. You can apply different table properties to the inserted table to display complex data.

Insert a basic table

1)Click where you want the table.

2)Choose Insert > Table.

3)On the table grid, drag to determine the columns and rows to add.

4)Click to insert the table.

Insert a custom table

1)Click where you want to add the table.

2)Select Insert > Table.

3)Specify the number of rows and columns.

4)Select a table template, or select a custom style from CSS Styles.

5)Click OK.

tip:   To add a line below a table, click inside the lower-right cell of the table. When the cursor is blinking, press the Right or Down Arrow. Press Enter to begin a new line.

Inserting tables within tables

When you insert a table within a table, the second table resides in a single cell within the first table. You can change the table properties individually to differentiate the information.

The second table is 100% of the width of the cell in which you insert it. You can change this setting after you insert it.

Copy and paste tables

You can cut, copy, and paste tables.

1)Select the dotted outline around the table. Boxes around the table indicate that it is selected.

2)Right-click. Select Copy, or select Cut to move the table.

3)Right-click the destination. Select Paste.

tip:   To add a line below a table, click inside the lower-right cell of the table. When the cursor is blinking, press the Right or Down Arrow. Press Enter to begin a new line.


September 30, 2016

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