Re: Strange Excel Problem
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Your steps worked flawlessly, so thanks very much.
Not sure how or why the formatting of that one cell got changed, but at least I now know what to do if the problem occurs again.
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel
Sent: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 9:50 PM
Subject: Re: Strange Excel Problem
Not sure what might be wrong except that the cell is formatted incorrectly.
When you are on where it says 15 Oct just press Control+1, tab once and make sure the category is “Date”, then tab once more to the “Type” field and select the format you want.
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Today, I noticed a very strange problem with an Excel spreadsheet that I’m working with.
Typically, when I enter dates into the spreadsheet, I do the following:
For today: I’d enter 10/15/2018.
This process has worked flawlessly for all dates except for today’s date.
When I enter today’s date as noted above, Jaws reads 15oct.
I even tried entering tomorrow’s date in the next row of the spreadsheet, and it went back to my preferred listing: 10/17/2018.
Can anyone tell me what might be wrong with the October 15th row and first spreadsheet cell for today?
I don’t understand why this particular row is acting so strangely.
I also don’t know how to correct the situation.
Thanks for any assistance.