Changing the width of two or more consecutive columns or rows

In this topic, you will learn how to change the width of two consecutive columns (or rows).


  1. Highlight the entire column (or row) you want to change



    Step 1

  2. While holding the [Shift] key, click the next column (or row).

    Step 2
  3. Place your mouse between any of the highlighted columns (or rows).


    Note:  Your cursor will appear as a 'cross'.  Click and drag the 'cross' to the desired width.

    Step 3
  4. When you reach the desired width of your column, release the mouse button.

    Step 4
  5. The width of  columns E and F have been increased.


    Now, decrease the width of the columns.

    Step 5
  6. To decrease the width, place your mouse between the columns; click and drag your cursor to the left.

    Step 6
  7. When you have reached the desired width, release the mouse button.

    Step 7

After completing this topic, you are able to change the width of consecutive columns (or rows).