Want to know how to combine two or more cells in Microsoft Word tables?

Here’s how:

1. First click in the first cell you want to combine. Then,drag across the cells you want to combine to select them.

merge cells in microsoft word

 

2. Next, right click on the selected cells

Click ‘Merge Cells’ command. See the diagram, below.

merge cells in microsoft word - diagram 2

 

 

Word will combine or merge your selected cells into one cell, as seen in the diagram below.

 merge cells in microsoft word - diagram 3

 

This is the Second Method:

You can also use this method to combine Cells in Word:

1. First, select the cells you want to combine using steps 1 & 2 in the method above.

2. Click the ‘Layout’ tab

3. Click ‘Merge Cells’ button. As seen in the diagram below

merge cells in microsoft word - second method

 

Lesson 80: How to Split a Table Cell in Word