# Displaying the Result of a Table Calculation in a Different Table

From LibreOffice Help

You can perform a calculation on cells in one table and display the result in a different table.

- Open a text document, insert a table with multiple columns and rows, and then insert another table consisting of one cell.
- Enter numbers into some of the cells of the large table.
- Place the cursor in the table with the single cell, and then press F2.
- In the
**Formula Bar**, enter the function that you want to perform, for example,`=SUM`

. - Click in a cell in the larger table that contains a number, press the plus sign (+), and then click in a different cell containing a number.
- Press
**Enter**.

**Related Topics**

Calculating Complex Formulas in Text Documents

Calculating and Pasting the Result of a Formula in a Text Document