Changing row/column height or width in Microsoft Word 2019

You can easily change the width and height of a table row or columnby dragging the lines around the border of the cell/s. Simply click onthe table line you wish to alter. Depress the mouse and keep itdepressed, and drag the line to a new location to resize the row orcolumn. An example of a table containing rows and columns of a differentwidth is provided in the following screenshot:

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If you are asked in an exam scenario to resize a row or column to acertain width or height, you will need to access another method. Thereare always many ways to do things in the Office environment.

Alternatively, proceed as follows:

  1. Select the row/column to resize.
  2. Click on the Layout tab under theTable Tools option and adjust thewidth and/or height accordingly, as illustrated in the followingscreenshot:

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