moderated Re: Excel and jaws;
Richard B. McDonald
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Have you made sure that the cell(s) are formatted as “date?” You’ll see that formatting option in the same place where you format the cells(s) number style.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> On Behalf Of david
Sent: Monday, August 26, 2019 9:08 AM
Subject: Excel and jaws;
Good afternoon all; perhaps someone can help me. this is from one of my clients.
I wonder if you had a suggestion about a problem I am having with excel. I have gone through all of the help info with no luck at all. I don’t know if you can help but here it is. Excel does not recognize date formats as numbers only as text. When I enter a dates in a date column I need it to be recognized as a date in order to sort them to put them in order. I have no luck in using the date value or value function getting an error that my formula is wrong. I have gone on the internet and have had no luck with support.microsoft.com and it isn’t a disability issue for Microsoft accessibility help. Is there something I am missing? Do you have any suggestions ?
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