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Build a Custom Table Style
Working with Tables
The Format Cells dialog box appears.
8 Use the tabs to select the formatting
options you want in your cell style.
Note: Depending on the table element
you are working with, some of the
formatting options may be disabled.
9 Click OK.
0 Repeat Steps to to set the 8
formatting for the other table elements,
! Click OK in the New Table Style dialog
box (not shown).
@ Click the Table Styles (not shown).
B Your table style appears in the Custom
section of the Table Styles gallery.
Is there an easy way to use the custom style for all the tables I create?
Yes. If you want to use your custom table style for all or most of the tables you create, you
should set the custom style as the default. When you are creating a new custom table style,
follow Steps to and then click to select the Set as default table style for this 10
document check box ( changes to ). For an existing custom table style, click a table cell,
click the Design tab, click the Table Styles
, right-click the custom style, and then click
Set As Default .