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Hi there I am attaching this table. Can you all fix this for me? I want all those blank space in the end to be deleted and also I want that footer with the signature to be at the end so that the person can sign.... CUSTOMS-AND-EXCISE-DIVISIONnew.docx

i need this for this evening
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Ingeborg Hawighorst earned 500 total points
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Hello,

you may want to do some reading up on how to use tables. The table has everything in a single row, using paragraph returns to create spaces. There are hundreds of trailing paragraph marks in the first and second column.

In a table, one would normally use a new row to separate content. This will get rid of the need to insert paragraph marks to create white space.

Here is the document with these paragraph marks deleted.

cheers, teylyn
CUSTOMS-AND-EXCISE-DIVISIONnew.docx
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thanks a lot teylyn...

one other favor.....is it possible to get that last signature line to be on the same page with the previous signature line so they can all sign on the same sheet instead of having to waste paper just for that last line????

thanks for all your help and i think i really need to learn up on tables....
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by:Ingeborg Hawighorst
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Just remove a few empty rows in the table, so it shrinks. Turn on paragraph marks on the Home ribbon, then you can see which paragraph marks can be deleted.

cheers,
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thanks a lot teylyn....

i got through....

1 question.....did u solve my first problem just by showing paragraph marks and deleting them???
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Yes.
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