How 2 Reduce Worksheet Size After Deleting?

I am working with an Excel 2002 worksheet that originally 
had over 63,000 rows.  I've deleted most of these rows.  
Now only 50 remain.  However, if I use a shortcut key to 
get to the bottom of my worksheet, it takes me to row 
63646.  Is there a way to reduce the size of a worksheet 
after rows are deleted?

I would just copy the rows I need to a new worksheet, but 
there is formatting and characters that I would lose.  
Please advise.

1/23/2004 2:32:01 PM
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There are instructions here for resetting the used range:

Theo wrote:
> I am working with an Excel 2002 worksheet that originally 
> had over 63,000 rows.  I've deleted most of these rows.  
> Now only 50 remain.  However, if I use a shortcut key to 
> get to the bottom of my worksheet, it takes me to row 
> 63646.  Is there a way to reduce the size of a worksheet 
> after rows are deleted?

Debra Dalgleish
Excel FAQ, Tips & Book List

dsd1 (5912)
1/23/2004 2:38:07 PM
Thank you very much!
>-----Original Message-----
>There are instructions here for resetting the used range:
>Theo wrote:
>> I am working with an Excel 2002 worksheet that 
>> had over 63,000 rows.  I've deleted most of these 
>> Now only 50 remain.  However, if I use a shortcut key 
>> get to the bottom of my worksheet, it takes me to row 
>> 63646.  Is there a way to reduce the size of a 
>> after rows are deleted?
>Debra Dalgleish
>Excel FAQ, Tips & Book List
anonymous (74739)
1/28/2004 8:53:59 PM

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