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Dates Change by 4 years when Copying to PP


Posted by Catherine Cargill on April 24, 2001 8:46 AM

I am copying a workbook into a Powerpoint presentation. The worksheet that will appear is a chart, which is linked to the other sheets in the workbook. As soon as I copy it, all the dates change by four years, from 2001 to 1997.

Why is this happening


Posted by Mark W. on April 24, 2001 9:00 AM

Catherine, you're pasting into a workbook that using
a different date system (1900 vs. 1904) from your
data source worksheet. Using the Tools Options...
menu command take a look at the lower left-most
check box on the Calculation tab.