losing data when saving as .dbfIV

edsjr

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Hello

I am trying to save an excel workbook as .dbf to be imported into my invoicing system. When I do this, it is losing some item numbers.....it loses the same ones every time I try to save it causing those items to not be imported (obviously).

The weird thing is that is the only column any information gets lost in.

Any ideas?

Thanks
Ed.
 

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nbrcrunch

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export as comma delimited text and see if any weird text value is there.

You might check the format of the data column in question.
 

edsjr

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nothing on the text file

I have set the whole worksheet to text.

I copied and pasted values into a new workbook

all get me the same results

Thanks
Ed.
 

edsjr

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I phrased that wrong in my original post, it is losing data in several cells. Some of the data it is losing is all numbers and some is a mix of letters and numbers.

Thanks
Ed.
 

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