Deleting a Table


The Delete Table function deletes a table without the need to highlight the table cells.

Cursor placement

Place your cursor in the table that you want to delete.


Use the table below to determine how to delete a table.

To use the ...Then ...
Present ribbon group icon click the  Delete Table icon.
key combinations  press [Alt]+D,T

Restoring a deleted table

To restore a deleted table

  • select Undo from the Word Edit menu, or 
  • close the document without saving changes. 
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