BarTender Not Reading All Desired Data From Excel Cell Follow

Nigel J. Navarro


I have a cell within Excel that has a lot of written data in it. However, not all of it is showing up when I connect it to BarTender. It seems like the data is cut off in a multi-line text object. What is happening?


BarTender 2016, Microsoft Excel


Most likely, the issue is that the cell within the Excel spreadsheet has more than 255 characters. Though you may be able to read this data nicely within the Excel file, when another application (such as BarTender) attempts to read that cell, Excel will only provide the first 255 characters.

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