How To Add A Row To A Table In Google Docs

Last Updated on July 20, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to add a row to a table in Google Docs.

How To Add A Row To A Table In Google Docs

Adding tables in Google Docs is a great way to organize and present information in an easy-to-read format. However, you may be wondering how to add a new row to your Google Docs tables.

In this guide, we will show you how to easily add a row to a table in Google Docs. We will also explain how to add two or more rows to a table at once.

How to Insert Rows to a Google Docs Table

Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to insert rows into an existing Google Docs table.

Step 1

First, open the Google Docs document containing the table you want to add a row to.

Step 2

Right-click on a cell to find the options to either insert a row below or above the current row of the cell.

Click on Insert row above to add an empty row above the current row.

Click on Insert row below to add an empty row below the current row.

Step 3

You may also hover over a row to see the “+” symbol to insert a row below it.

Click on this icon to insert a new blank row below the selected row.

Step 4

We can also add two or more rows in a Google Docs table. To do this, use your cursor to select two or more cells in the same column.

Right-click on the selection and you will find the option to insert 2 or more rows below or above the current selection.

Summary

This guide should be everything you need to learn how to add a row to a table in Google Docs.

You may make a copy of this sample document with an existing table to test it out on your own.