Word VBA Resize Table Columns and Rows

In this article I will explain how you can use VBA for word to resize table columns and rows.

Every word document has a Tables collection The first step in working with a table in VBA for word is to determine the table index. Tables in a word document start from the index “1” and go up. So for example the first table would be referenced by using the statement below:


 The second table would be reference by using:


 and so on . . .

All examples in this article will use the table below as their initial table:

Word, Table Initial

Modify Row Height:

The code below will change the height of the first row of the first table to 50 points:

Tables.Item(1).Rows.Item(1).Height = 50

Word VBA Resize Column Width Result

Modify Column Width:

The code below will change the width of the first column to 20 points:

Tables.Item(1).Columns(2).Width = 20

Word VBA Resize Column Result 2
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