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How to Loop through column, identify cells with data, and set string length

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I've pasted a portion of the code I've created to set the string length on specific cells, what I was hoping to find is a more efficient way to loop through the data. The problem I have is that the cells that need to have the string length set are separated by a variable amount of blank cells.

The existing workbook has 7 fields that need the set length of characters, but future ones will require many more. The cells that require a set length also have data occupying the F column. I'm unsure how that could be used to identify which cells need the set string length.

Sub SetStringLength()

Dim x As Integer

Worksheets("Sheet1").Activate

q = Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("D7").Text
x = Len(Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("D7").Text)
q = q & String(24 - x, " ")
Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("D7") = q

q = Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("D18").Text
x = Len(Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("D18").Text)
q = q & String(8 - x, " ")
Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("D18") = q

End Sub

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