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How to add additional row/column to the existing table

Hello,

How to add additional row/column to the existing table? What is the shortcut for this? 

 

Thanks,

Kris

 

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Click on the "insert row beneath" button on the toolbar, after putting the cursor on the right line.  There's no keyboard shortcut for this though.

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adding rows is easy as pie via tabbing; just enter the last row and column and hit the tab key; that will add another row at the end of the table.

- but how can I add columns?

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Click on the "insert column before or after" buttons.

Thanks @Dan Vitvass , for some reason the buttons were not working, but the tab works just fine!

wow, thanks! I would not have found that function (that icon) without your help! super!

I'm including a screenshot with the tooltip to help others as well

Skärmavbild 2018-06-20 kl. 11.52.32.png

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If you hover over the buttons mentioned by Nic then they will show you the shortcuts.

Pretty simple:
Alt+Shift+(down arrow)  .... Insert row "After"

Alt+Shift+(up arrow)  .... Insert row "Before"

 

Alt+Shift+(right arrow)  .... Insert column "After"

Alt+Shift+(left arrow)  .... Insert column "Before"

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Thank you for posting the screen shot @Dan Vitvass, it was a tremendous help to me!

Yes thank you! Big help in finding the right buttons. 

thank you for this helpful tip!

Are these options from an add-on? Without this add-on can one split cells i.e. add columns and/or rows within without add actual rows and columns to the whole table?

It's not an add-on, it's the way it worked four years ago.  And on a different platform.

Helpful, Nic. Thanks for the insight.

How about in the app? 

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I didn't find how to add row in Android app

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Same for ios... a year later, still unusable without that feature

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Hmm, running into the same issue, is it impossible to add further rows using the ios app?

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Still not in the iOS app AFAIK.

Why oh whhhhhhyyyy can they not bring it in already, surely the devs are all over this type of ish! :-/ 

It really is a major drawback without this in the iOS app

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amazing, much obliged! I would not have discovered that work (that symbol) without your assistance! super!

I'm incorporating a screen capture with the tooltip to help other people also

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