troubleshooting Question

Word 2016 - Last character of table cell wraps to next line

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Stephen KairysFlag for United States of America asked on
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Well, this one's annoying and mysterious. :)

For some cells in a table, the last character onlywraps to the next line.  In the example below, the "T" in format wraps to the second line; however, when I remove the "T" the "A" wraps.

Word Table Wrap
FWIW, my table is configured AUTOFIT TO CONTENTS.

How can I turn off this odd behavior?


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