How to Delete a Table in Word 2007

By Dan Gookin

You can completely remove a table from your Word 2007 document. Keep in mind that deleting the table deletes all of its contents as well.

1Click the mouse inside the table.

The Table Tools appear.

Microsoft Office's ribbon.

2If the Layout tab is not displayed, click to display it.

Delete button in Word 2007

3Choose Delete—Table.

This command is located in the Rows & Columns group on the Layout tab.