Trimming Spreadsheet. How to get excel to recognize only used spa

I have several large (as in using a vast number of cells) spreadsheets that 
are becoming a problem regarding their size.  When I hit ctrl-end to see what 
excel recognizes as the end of a particular spreadsheet, it, for some reason, 
includes an additional 500 rows.  How can I get excel to recognize the actual 
last row/column cell?
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The information here will help you reset the used range:

   http://www.contextures.com/xlfaqApp.html#Unused


Mark wrote:
> I have several large (as in using a vast number of cells) spreadsheets that 
> are becoming a problem regarding their size.  When I hit ctrl-end to see what 
> excel recognizes as the end of a particular spreadsheet, it, for some reason, 
> includes an additional 500 rows.  How can I get excel to recognize the actual 
> last row/column cell?


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