1. Place your cursor on a page in the location that you want a table to appear. (Be sure you have at least one blank line above where the table will be placed.) Click the Insert Table button.
2. The Insert/Modify Table dialog box opens. Update the settings for the table.
a. Cols / Rows - Enter the number of columns and number of rows that you want in the table.
b. Cellpadding (Optional) - Adjust the space between the text and the borders of the cells. Often sent between 5 and 8.
c. Cellspacing (Optional) - Adjust the extra space between cells in the table. 0 = no extra space between table cells.
d. Alignment - Change how the table aligns on the page. The default is left alignment.
e. Border - Indicate how much border you want around the cells in the table. Set to at least 1 for ease in creating the table. It can be set to zero later to eliminate borders.
f. Width - Enter a percentage of the width of the page that you want the table to use. (i.e. 100% = the table fills the entire width of the page.) Be sure to type a % sign or you will need to manually re-size the table after inserting.
g. Ignore height, class, and table caption.
3. Click Update.
4. You can now enter text or images into the table cells, as desired.
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