How do you grab the date?

entauri

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Hi,

How would you get Column B from Column A?

Col A
Col B
List
Date
15-Nov-17
15-Nov-17
Bread
15-Nov-17
Apples
15-Nov-17
Bananas
15-Nov-17
16-Nov-17
16-Nov-17
Eggs
16-Nov-17
Bread
16-Nov-17
17-Nov-17
17-Nov-17
Bananas
17-Nov-17

<tbody>
</tbody>


Thanks greatly in advance!


MET
 

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Weazel

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maybe something like....

=LOOKUP(9.99E+307,$A$2:A2) in B2
 

JoeMo

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Office Version
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  2. 2010
Platform
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Assuming data in col A is always either a date or text, copy B2 down. Format col B as Date.
Sheet1


AB
1ListDate
215-Nov-1715-Nov-17
3Bread15-Nov-17
4Apples15-Nov-17
5Bananas15-Nov-17
616-Nov-1716-Nov-17
7Eggs16-Nov-17
8Bread16-Nov-17
917-Nov-1717-Nov-17
10Bananas17-Nov-17

<colgroup><col style="font-weight:bold; width:30px; "><col style="width:70px;"><col style="width:70px;"></colgroup><tbody>
</tbody>

Spreadsheet Formulas
CellFormula
B2=IF(ISNUMBER(A2),A2,B1)

<tbody>
</tbody>

<tbody>
</tbody>


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JoeMo

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You are welcome - thanks for the reply.
 

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