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When i click on a column header like a, or c it does not

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when i click on a column header like a , b or c it does not expamd to the width of what is in the column?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Microsoft Office
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

I'm sorry about the issue. Is it Microsoft Excel?

Was it working fine previously?

Do you have windows xp, vista, or 7, or 8, 10, or mac computer?

Please reply at the box below. Thank you,

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
excel
yes it was working
xp
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

Do you have Microsoft Office / Word / Excel version 2003, 2007, 2010, etc.?

Can you please click on Start -> Control Panel -> System... and confirm it has windows XP?

Can I connect remotely to your computer, so I can fix this issue directly on your computer for you?

Please reply at the box below. Thank you,

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
windows 7 pro
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

Thank you. Can I connect remotely to your computer, so I can fix this issue directly on your computer for you?

Please reply at the box below. Thank you,

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
would rather not provide direct access
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
what is the answer
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
office
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

With remote support, you can see everything I do on the screen, and we have an A+ service rating at the Better Business Bureau website:

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Remote support is quicker and easier for you as I will do all the troubleshooting steps for you. Otherwise, I can provide written instructions.

- What happens when you double-click on the bar next a header letter icon at the top of a column?

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
please walk me through fixes you can call ,y cell(###) ###-####
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

With remote support, you can see everything I do on the screen, and we have an A+ service rating at the Better Business Bureau website:

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Remote support is quicker and easier for you as I will do all the troubleshooting steps for you. Otherwise, I can provide written instructions.

- What happens when you double-click on the bar next a header letter icon at the top of a column?

Please let me know your option; we guarantee our service. Please reply at the box below. Thank you,

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
written instruction when i click on the line between column nothing hsppens
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
please send written instructions
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

Did you double-click on the line between the columns at the top per my previous suggestion (not single-click, but double-click)?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i did no change
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

Did you double-click on the line between the column letters at the top, such as between letters A and B or between letters B and C, etc. (whatever the column you want to expand the width for)?

Do you know if you have Microsoft Office version 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013, etc.?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
2010
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
can you respond faster
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

I'm sorry; it takes time for me to test / troubleshoot and then to write all the instructions. If you'd like to change your mind, I can troubleshoot quickly via remote connection while you are watching (as I do not need to write the instructions). Otherwise, please wait for me to write instructions as we go on. Thank you,

Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

In an excel spreadsheet, can you select all columns / rows, then click on the Home tab at the top, then click on Format option, then select option AutoFit Column Width and check?

Please let me know. Thank you,

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
IT DOES EXPAND THE WIDTH BUT I SHOULD BE ABLE TO DO THIS CLICKING ON THE LINES BETWEEN COLUMNS
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

Previously, were you able to do this by single-clicking on the lines between columns or double-clicking?

When did this issue first occur?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i was able
last few days dont know why
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

Previously, were you able to do this by single-clicking on the lines between columns or by double-clicking quickly on the lines between the columns?

Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

Also, if you'd like phone call support, please accept the phone call offer. Please let me know. Thank you,

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
good by
Expert:  Viet -MS Office Tech replied 1 year ago.

I'm sorry. Is there any issue? I've been helping you. Please reply at the box below to continue; we guarantee our service. Thank you,

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