Edit Tables

In Word tables can help organize content in different ways. Learn all about editing tables in Word in this free lesson.

Adding shading

To apply shading:

  • Select or place the insertion point inside the cell(s) you want shaded.
  • Click the Shading Color button drop-down arrow. A shading color menu appears.
  • Click on a color. Your cell(s) are automatically shaded.

Table Shading Example