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Table Cell, Row, or Column Toolbars

You can use the table cell, row, or column toolbars to format Bill of Materials, Hole Tables, Revision Tables, Weld Tables, or Weldment Cut Lists.

Click a table cell, row, or column to access the toolbar.

Set these options from the toolbar:

  • Font formatting. Click Use document font to change the font format. You can apply the formatting to selected rows, columns, or to the entire table.

  • Horizontal paragraph justification. Aligns text to the cell. Click Left Align , Center Align , or Right Align .

  • Vertical paragraph justification. Aligns text to the cell. Click Top Align , Middle Align , or Bottom Align .

  • Text rotation. Click Rotate to rotate the text in 90° increments counterclockwise.

  • Fit text. Click Fit Text to toggle fitting the text to the cell.

  • Merge Cells. Click Merge Cells to merge adjacent cells.

  • Unmerge a Cell. Click Unmerge a Cell to split a cell.

  • Equation editing. Click Equation to set up an equation in a cell. See Table Equation Editor.

  • Cell padding. Type or select a new value for Horizontal or Vertical Cell Padding .

  • Column properties. Click Column Property to open the Column Properties menu for BOMs. Other table column properties are listed in the appropriate PropertyManager:

  • Hide or show data. Click Hide/Show . The pointer changes to , and you can select rows or columns to hide or show. When you select the tool, any rows or columns that are currently hidden are highlighted in blue.

  • Table headers. Click Table Header Top or Table Header Bottom to position the table header above or below the rows.

    Table Header Top

    Table Header Bottom



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