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Define lines in specific Microsoft Excel 2010 column cells that will be used in mail merge

I want to create a cell column (column C will have house mailing addresses) with a defined width and height that allows up to four lines in a cell. Is it possible if a person hits enter in the specific cell, it does not jump to the next cell, but goes to the next line in the cell?

For example, I type 100 Anywhere Street and hit return. It takes me to the next line in the same cell where I would type Suite 12345. I hit return and it takes me to the next line and type in Baltimore, MD 21236.

After completing this process, I want to mail merge (column C) into Word. Is this possible using my desired request?

Any suggestions and recommendations is greatly appreciated. Thank you.
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Saqib Husain

8/22/2022 - Mon
Saqib Husain

Use Ctrl-Enter instead of only Enter
Ingeborg Hawighorst (Microsoft MVP / EE MVE)

No, ssaqibh, it's Alt-Enter to create a line break in a cell.

Ctrl-Enter will enter the formula bar content into a selected range of cells.

cheers, teylyn
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Saqib Husain

Oops....+1 to you teylyn
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