How To Put Tables Side By Side In Google Docs

There is no direct feature to put tables side by side in Google Docs as of now. But, it is possible with a quick workaround. Follow the complete article to achieve the same functionality.

How To Put Tables Side By Side In Google Docs

Follow the quick instructions below!!!

  1. Navigate to https://docs.google.com/ and click on the Blank option to create an empty document, or you can open an existing Google Doc.
  2. Click on the Insert menu –> select Table –> Select the 2 X 1 table.
How to Put Two Tables Side by Side in Google Docs

3. Now, a 2X1 table will be added like below.

Put Two Tables Side by Side in Google Docs

4. Now, to add a table inside the cell, click on the Insert menu –> Select table –> select the 4 X 4 table, or based on your need, you can select the number of rows and columns.

how to put 2 tables side by side in google docs

5. Now, the whole structure looks like below.

How to Add Two Tables Side by Side in Google Docs

6. Now, Click on the other second cell of the first table (2 X 1 table that we have added in Step 2). Then click on the Insert menu –> Select table –> select the 4 X 4 table, or based on your need, you can select the number of rows and columns similarly to what we have done in Step 4.

7. Now, the complete structure of the table will look like below.

how to put 2 tables side by side in in google docs

8. Now, it is time to remove the first table borders. Click on the first cell or second cell of the first table (2 X 1 table) or the outer table.

Put Tables Side By Side Google Docs

9. Click on Format Menu –> Select Table –> Click on the Table Properties option.

Or, For the same option, Right Click –> Click on the Table Properties option

10. On the Table properties window. Change the Table border to “0 pt” and click the “OK” button.

Put two Tables Side By Side Google Docs

11. Now, you can see the screenshot below. We can put two tables side by side in Google Docs successfully.

How To Put Tables Side By Side In Google Docs

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Conclusion

This is how to put two tables side by side In Google Docs using the above information mentioned in this article.