Use Publisher 2003 tables to organize information in an easily readable way for your audience. Learn how in this free lesson.
Adding a table to a publication
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Tables can help you present information in an organized manner. Publisher provides extensive tools for working with tables.
To insert a table:
- Click the Insert Table icon on the Object toolbar, or select TableInsert Table on the main menu. The insert table cursor will appear.
- Click and drag the cursor to position the table in the document, then release the mouse. The Create Table dialog box will appear.
- You can set the number of rows and columns and select a Table format.
- Click any box—or cell—in the table to add or change text. If you selected a table format, the text may have formatting already applied.
Formatting text in a table
You can format text in a table by selecting it and using the icons on the Formatting toolbar. You can change the font, font size, style, color, and alignment of the text.