Delete columns and rows in a table in Word for Mac

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Use the Layout tab to delete columns and rows in a table.

  1. Click in a table cell located in the row or column you want to delete.

  2. On the Layout tab (next to the Table Design tab), click Delete.

    On the Layout tab, select Delete

  3. Choose Delete Columns or Delete Rows.

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