Merging cells

This action collapses several cells into one. For example:


With the tool

Select the cells you want to merge.

From the Table Tools - Layout tab, go to the Merge group and click Merge Cells.

By erasing borders

Click anywhere in the table.

From the Table Tools - Design tab, go to the Draw group and click Eraser.

The pointer takes the shape of an eraser.

Drag the pointer to erase the borders between the cells.

Click the Eraser button again to deactivate it.