[LINK] Bizarre lameness in Microsoft Excel 2002

Malcolm Miles mgm-ns at tardis.net
Thu Nov 6 18:56:03 AEDT 2008

On Wed, 5 Nov 2008 21:54:28 +1100, you wrote:

>Not just Excel 2002 - I have Excel 2004, and it has exactly the same  
>problem: painful since I work with survey results daily, and often  
>come across this bug. Not so sure about Excel 2008, however. Must try  
>at work one day.

With these version numbers, I presume you are using the Mac version of
Excel. The latest Windows version, Excel 2007, supports a maximum of
32k characters in a text cell. I haven't tried reproducing the bug
with this number of characters.

Best wishes,

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