Distribute Rows and Columns of a Table in Word – 22’s Master

If the row height or column width of a table is not equally or evenly distributed, the “Distribute Row Height” and ” Distribute Column Width” options help you distribute all the row’s heights and columns widths equally when row heights or column widths are not even. These give a clean look to your table that contains content.

Distribute Rows of a Table:

Firstly, insert the table with the number of rows and columns you want

Then immediately the “Table Design” and “Layout” tab opens

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Distribute Rows and Columns of a Table Equally in MS-Word

Then type the content in your table

After that make sure all the rows are different heights (to distribute evenly), or select the table which is a different height

On the “Layout” tab, in the “Cell Size” group, click on the “Distribute Rows” as shown in the picture.

Distribute-Rows-in-MS-Word
Distribute Rows and Columns of a Table Equally in MS-Word

Distribute Columns of a Table:

Firstly, insert the table with the number of rows and columns you want

Then immediately the “Table Design” and “Layout” tab opens

Distribute-Column-Width-Equally-in-MS-Word
Distribute Rows and Columns of a Table Equally in MS Word

Then type the content in your table

After that make sure all the rows are in a different column (to distribute evenly), or select the table which is different columns

On the “Layout” tab, in the “Cell Size” group, click on the “Distribute Columns” as shown in the picture.

Distribute Column Width in MS-Word
Distribute Rows and Columns of a Table Equally in MS Word

How to Distribute Rows and Columns of a Table in MS Word?

The “Distribute Row Height” and ” Distribute Column Width” options help you distribute all the rows heights and columns widths of a table equally when row heights or column widths are not even. 

What is a table row?

A row is a table in Word or an Excel spreadsheet made up of several boxes with information inside a horizontal line.

What is a table column?

A column is a table in Word or an Excel spreadsheet made up of several boxes with information inside a vertical line.

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