Deleting Table Rows and Columns
There are several techniques available for deleting one or more rows or columns
of a table.
Here are ways to delete rows or columns:
Select one or more rows or columns or a cell in a row or column, and then choose
Table > Delete Row or Table > Delete Column.
To delete a single row or column, hold the pointer over the row or column reference
tab to see the menu arrow, and then choose Delete Row or Delete Column from the
To delete several adjacent rows or columns, select the rows or columns and then
choose Delete Selected Rows or Delete Selected Columns from the pop-up menu of a
selected row’s or column’s reference tab.
To delete empty rows, drag the lower-left Row handle up or drag the lower-right
Column handle up.
To remove rows with content, hold down the Option key while dragging.
To delete empty columns, drag the upper-right Column handle inward.
To remove columns with content, hold down the Option key while dragging.