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Excel 2010 - Text not aligning at bottom of cell!

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I specified text to align in the bottom of the cell but it's not doing it.
(See graphic).
I chose align bottom (see button) but it's not happening.
How to fix?
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Question by:brothertruffle880
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by:Martin Liss
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Do you possibly have things like line feeds at the end of the text?
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Here's an easy way to tell. Add this macro to a module and run it.
Sub LineFeeds()
Dim rngAddress As Range
Set rngAddress = Application.InputBox(prompt:="Which cell do you want to check?", Type:=8)

If Len(rngAddress.Value) > Len(Replace(rngAddress.Value, vbLf, "")) Then
    MsgBox "Cell contains " & Len(rngAddress.Value) - Len(Replace(rngAddress.Value, vbLf, "")) & " line feeds"
End If

If Len(rngAddress.Value) > Len(Replace(rngAddress.Value, vbCrLf, "")) Then
    MsgBox "Cell contains " & Len(rngAddress.Value) - Len(Replace(rngAddress.Value, vbCrLf, "")) & " carriage return line feeds"
End If

End Sub

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by:D Patel
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Adjust the cell height and width to fit the contents. They try.

D Patel
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Thanks Martin!  Perfect.
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