Auto Row Height with Wrapped Text in Merged Cells Problem

I can't get my spreadsheet to automatically change the row height when using 
text wrapping IF I'm working with several merged cells in adjacent columns.  
It works fine on a single cell but not with merged cells.  (I have tried 
selecting FORMAT, Rows, AutoFit) Any suggestions?
6/3/2010 5:39:48 PM
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I start with a macro that Jim Rech shared:

Rick Cl. wrote:
> I can't get my spreadsheet to automatically change the row height when using
> text wrapping IF I'm working with several merged cells in adjacent columns.
> It works fine on a single cell but not with merged cells.  (I have tried
> selecting FORMAT, Rows, AutoFit) Any suggestions?


Dave Peterson
6/3/2010 7:43:08 PM
Thanks Dave!! Used the improved version by Daniel Larrson found on that 
thread and it works great!!

"Dave Peterson" wrote:

> I start with a macro that Jim Rech shared:
> Rick Cl. wrote:
> > 
> > I can't get my spreadsheet to automatically change the row height when using
> > text wrapping IF I'm working with several merged cells in adjacent columns.
> > It works fine on a single cell but not with merged cells.  (I have tried
> > selecting FORMAT, Rows, AutoFit) Any suggestions?
> -- 
> Dave Peterson
> .
6/3/2010 9:57:58 PM
You need VBA to assist with this.

I would not use merged cells at all if they can be avoided.

See google search thread for code by Greg Wilson.  Watch out for word =
in the URL which is all one line.

Note..........this is sheet event code and runs when a cell is changed

To store the code, right-click on your sheet tab and "View Code"

Copy/paste the code into that sheet module.

Alt + q to return to Excel.

Gord Dibben  MS Excel MVP

On Thu, 3 Jun 2010 10:39:48 -0700, Rick Cl.
<> wrote:

>I can't get my spreadsheet to automatically change the row height when =
>text wrapping IF I'm working with several merged cells in adjacent =
columns. =20
>It works fine on a single cell but not with merged cells.  (I have tried=
>selecting FORMAT, Rows, AutoFit) Any suggestions?

6/3/2010 10:21:17 PM

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