troubleshooting Question

How to insert a Clrf in query to remove trailing space upon data export

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Hi Everyone,

I have a select query that takes a selective amount of fields from a table and then sorts them.  I then use the results of this query to export to a text file that has specifications setup, in total the file can be 15,188 bytes in length, if all the fields are filled in, which they are not.  What I have noticed, is that when the text file gets exported, there is a lot of trailing white space that makes the text file super large.  I have a 3rd party program that can remove the trailing white space; however, I was wondering if there is a way that I can take care of this within access, and specifically within this query or another query if need be.  

Any help on this would be appreciated.

-Anthony
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