RE: auto format problems

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Subject: RE: auto format problems
Posted by:  RajKohli
Date: Wed, 24 May 2006

Put a    '    sign in front of the number.

Let us know!

"Meg" wrote:

> I am trying to track groups of kittens born at our shelter in excel.  When
> born, each kitten is given a letter, a number, and then they year so, the
> first kitten of the first litter this year is A1-06, the second one in that
> litter is A2-06, etc.  The next litter would be B1-06, etc.  Anyway, when we
> put those ID's into excel, excel automatically changes it into something that
> looks more like hebrew or some other non-english alphabet.  I know there is
> something in excel that I can change to fix that problem, but I can't for the
> life of me remember where or what it is! Please please help.



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auto format problems posted by Meg on Wed, 24 May 2006