Trim Spaces for Microsoft Excel is easy to install and easy to use, and works on many version of Excel. Here are the steps I followed:
- Opened the zip file
- Opened the Readme.txt, which contained instructions
- Closed Excel
- Ran setup.exe
- Closed the Zip file
- Opened my Excel file in Excel
- Highlighted the cells to trim
- Clicked the Trim spaces button
- Saved my Excel file
It doesn't get any easier! You can even use a silent installation -- great for IT groups who want to deploy. Ablebits.com Trim Spaces for Microsoft Excel is freeware, "The add-in is free for private and commercial use." That's a bargain, too.
Here's are the supported platforms:
Trim Spaces for Excel works with the following Microsoft Excel versions:It appears Ablebits.com had many other Office plug-ins and add-ons worthy of further investigation. Perhaps I'll find another one worth sharing.
- Microsoft Excel 2007.
- Microsoft Excel 2003.
- Microsoft Excel 2002 (XP).
- Microsoft Excel 2000.
Trim Spaces for Excel works with the following Microsoft Windows versions:
- Microsoft Windows Vista
- Microsoft Windows 2003
- Microsoft Windows XP
- Microsoft Windows 2000
- Microsoft Windows ME