Resize shape to fit text option doesn't work in Excel

Important: This issue is now closed with the fix indicated below. For more information on other recent issues for your application, see Fixes or workarounds for recent Office issues.

Last Updated: October 26, 2017

ISSUE

Nothing happens when you check the option to resize shape to fit text.

STATUS: FIXED

This issue is now fixed in Monthly Channel Version 1709 (Build 8528.2147) or higher. To get the latest update immediately, open any Office 2016 app and choose File > Account > Update Options > Update Now.

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