Resize a table in Word and PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

You can resize a whole table to improve readability or to improve the visual effect of your document. You can also resize one or more rows, columns, or individual cells in a table.

  1. To resize the table, select the table.

    The contextual tabs, Table Design and Layout, shows in the ribbon.

  2. On the Layout tab, you can specify the custom height and width.

    To resize specific rows or column, click on a cell and then adjust the row/column.

    Office for Mac Table Design Tab

    To make multiple rows or columns the same size, select the columns or rows and click Distribute Rows or Distribute Columns.

    PowerPoint for Mac Table Row and Column Height and Width

See Also

Add or delete rows or columns in a table

Add a border to a table

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