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I would like to send a document that I created. I put some

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I would like to send a document that I created.
I put some red X's in between some tables that DON'T NEED TO HAVE SPACES between them.

Can you please walk me through how can I delete the gaps in between tables or fix it and resend?

Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Microsoft Office
Expert:  Richard replied 4 years ago.

RichieMe :

Hi there and welcome

RichieMe :

This will be caused by Cell Padding. To remove this

  • Open Microsoft Word.

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    Open a document that contains a table. To create a table, select "Table," "Insert" and "Insert Table" from the main menu. Select the number of Rows and Columns, and click the "OK" button.

  • Place the cursor inside the table.

  • 4

    Select "Table" and "Table Properties" from the main menu. This opens the Table Properties dialog box.

  • 5

    Click the "Table" tab at the top of the dialog box.

  • 6

    Click the "Options" button to open the Table Options dialog box.

  • 7

    Locate the "Default Cell Margins" fields. Enter "0" in each of the fields -- top, bottom, left and right.

  • 8

    Click the "OK" button.


    RichieMe :

    This remove the padding and space

    RichieMe :

    If you still have a problem, please let me know

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