The default width for a cell is 8.11 characters. if there is more text, it spills over to the right into the next cell(s). There is a JAWS setting, cell text visibility I think, that when checked will alert when the text goes into additional space. Alt+h, o, w will tell you how wide a cell is, and allow you to change the width.
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At 12:37 PM 10/6/2020, you wrote:
Actually, how much text Will fit in a cell? Iâ€™m told if you put too much text in a cell it just plain doesnâ€™t look right
On Sep 22, 2020, at 5:45 PM, Zel Iscel <email@example.com> wrote:maximized, the commands don't work as advertised.
Cheers Anne, Iâ€™ll try that next time.
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On 23 Sep 2020, at 5:14 am, Ann Byrne <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
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always respond to these commands so I press alt h then tab to cells format then press enter, and I can choose between row height, column width,etc with the up and down arrows. Or sometimes I'll restart Jaws, but that doesn't always help either.
At 02:38 PM 9/22/2020, you wrote:
For automatic row height adjustment, it's alt h then o then a.
To manually adjust row height, it's alt h then o then h.
For automatic column width, it's alt h then o then i.
To manually adjust column width, it's alt h then o then w.
My Jaws versions of 2018 and 2019 don't
page below, but one way to get there is to press alt+q, type cell width, arrow down to cell width and hit enter.
Hope that helps.
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Sent: Wednesday, 23 September 2020 3:10 AM
Subject: Re: Width of cell in Excel
Well, it seems to be less obvious these days.
I'll post a link to a Microsoft support
Maybe there is a more direct way.
Here is the page I got from searching the web:
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<mailto:email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org <<mailto:email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of kevin meyers
windows10 and Jaws2020. I'm also using Office 2016. I want to change the width of a cell. When I got to the spot to change the width it said it was 8.11. Is that the number of characters that can fit in the cell?
Sent: Tuesday, September 22, 2020 10:48 AM
Subject: Width of cell in Excel
Hello, I'm using most recent versions of
column, I would have to highlight the column and then make the size of the cell wider. Cheers, Kevin
Then to change the width of a entire