Insert a table by using Quick Tables

Tables in Author

Quick tables enable you to rapidly insert preformatted, standard tables into your topics, ensuring consist table layouts across your documentation.

After setting up the option, you're ready to insert the tables into your topics.

To insert a table by using quick tables:

  1. Inside a topic, move the cursor to where you want to insert the table.
  2. Click Edit > Tables > Table > Quick Table. A preview displays each example table.
  3. To insert a table in the topic, click on a table in the preview.
  4. Add content to your table, and then save the topic.