Why does Used Range select 1,000,000 rows

When I use the below used range it selects over 1,000,000 rows ?  Why as I only have 5 rows of data...I even manually deleted row6+ and all Columns beyond COl D and still no luck..

Worksheets("Sheet1").Activate 
ActiveSheet.UsedRange.Select

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upobDaPlayaAsked:
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Wayne Taylor (webtubbs)Commented:
After deleting the rows and columns, save, close and reopen your workbook.
Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
Do something like this, changing the range as needed.

Sub MakeWorkbookSmaller()
ActiveSheet.Range("A2761:DJ1048576").ClearFormats
End Sub

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upobDaPlayaAuthor Commented:
Perfect...thanks everyone
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