Advice 1: As in word to turn the table

MS Word is a popular program that helps to solve complex problems with the layout of the text. But unfortunately, the execution of all the functions so clearly as we would like to users. For example, to turn in "Word" table, you can do a number of not very obvious steps.
As in word to turn the table
Go to the text document by opening it in "Word" and highlight the desired table, hold down the left mouse button. Then copy it to the clipboard. This can be done in two ways: click the right mouse button on the highlighted area and choose "Copy" or use the shortcut Ctrl+C.
Open the MS Excel, which is always in Microsoft Office. Insert an inverted table into the document. Click on one of the cells, right-click and select "paste Special". On the screen opens the settings window. Find "Transport" to select it. Click "Next".
If the program shows an error, then you have incorrectly copied the table from the "word" - try to do it again. Otherwise, the program automatically moves the information from rows to columns, and overturned the table appears in the Excel document. Copy this table to the clipboard (Ctrl+C) and navigate to the document opened in Word. Insert the object into the desired area using the context menu and Paste or Ctrl+V.
If you need to rotate the table 90 degrees, it is necessary to change the landscape orientation of the sheet on which it is located. First, highlight the text and table that you want to move and go to the tab "page Layout". Click on the arrow next to "page setup". In the opened settings window in the General tab, select landscape orientation. In the line "to Apply", check "selected text". Click "OK".
To format the information in the inverted table, you need to change the text direction. To do this in "Word" click on the table that you are going to edit, go to "Layout" and "text Direction" to select the desired setting.

Advice 2: How to edit a table in Word

Sometimes, after creating the table, you need to edit it to add or remove columns and rows, select cells, change font... of MS Word provides many ways to work with tables.


How to select table elements

To edit, you must highlight the entire table or its individual elements. The adjacent elements it is most convenient to select with the mouse. Place the cursor in the desired location, hold the left mouse button and drag the mouse in the horizontal or vertical direction. If you want to edit cells, columns or rows that each other are not contiguous, select one group of elements, hold down the Ctrl key and select another group..

To select a single column or row, place the cursor in one of their cells. In the menu item "table" under "Select" click the desired item. Similarly, you can mark an entire table or an individual cell.

If you are using Word 2010, under "Working with tables" tab "table Layout" and click the icon "table". Under "Select" select Quick selection of a group of cells.

How to add rows, columns, and cells

In Word 2003, select the cursor in the cell next to it should be a new row, column or cell. In the menu item "table" under "Insert" select the desired element and method of insertion.

In Word 2010, click the right mouse button on the desired cell and on the shortcut menu, click Paste.

How to delete a table and its elements

Select the items you want to delete, or the entire table. If you are using Word 2003, the menu "table" in the "Remove" choose the desired command. To delete an entire table you must click on "Select" in the menu "table".

In Word 2010 the "Delete" button located in the tab "Layout" in the section "Working with tables". Select the element and the method of its removal.

If you want to delete the contents of the table, select it with the mouse and press Delete. In the same way are cleared rows, columns and cells.

How to change column width and row height

Move the cursor to the border of the column or row whose size you want to change. When the pointer changes to two arrows directed in different directions, hold the left mouse button and drag the mouse border in the desired direction.

Working with cells

If you want to split an individual cell into rows and columns, click the right mouse button. In Word 2003, click the "Split cells" and specify the desired number of columns and rows. In Word 2010 this task is performed by the command "Split cells".

If you want to merge several cells into one, select adjacent cells, click them, right click and select in context menu "Merge cells".

You can select horizontal or vertical arrangement of the text in the cell. Click on the cell, right click, then "text Direction" drop-down menu. In the "Orientation" window direction, specify the desired location.

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