1. Click in the cell whose information you want to align. Next, Click the ‘Layout’ tab. See the diagram below.

how to align text in cell microsoft word

 

2. Under the ‘Alignment’ Group, Click the alignment you want for the information in the cell you have selected. See below.

how to align text in cell microsoft word - diagram 2

 

3. Word performs your command. Click anywhere outside of the cell to continue working. See the diagram, below.

how to align text in cell microsoft word - diagram 3

 

Lesson 84: How to Add shading to Cells