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I am using Excel 2007 and have written a macro to create a worksheet that represents a timeline visually from a milestone list. I am adding comments to some cells, however they are set in Tahoma 8 which is too small.

I've tried recording a macro where i edit the cell and increase the size from 8 to 12, however the code merely records the text that I assigned to the Add.Comment, it doesn't impact the font size.

Is there a way to do this using macro code?

Thanks, Michael.

Here is a sample macro that sets the font size, color and name of all comments residing in the selected cell or cells.

Sub SetCommentsProperties()
Dim Cell As Range
For Each Cell In Selection
If Not Cell.Comment Is Nothing Then
With Cell.Comment.Shape.TextFrame.Characters.Font
.ColorIndex = 3
.Size = 12
.Name = "Arial Black"
End With
End If
Next Cell
End Sub
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