PowerPivot and demo.txt

Bootney

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I have imported the Demo.txt file from the PowerPivotSampleData.zip
There are 1,098.216 Blanks dates cells and 714,672 with dates.
Is there a bug in PowerPivot or the Demo.txt file??
 

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Thanks for your note.

The dates in the file are in the format of MM/DD/YYYY.

Do your date settings require DD/MM/YYYY?

I am guessing this would cause many of the dates to be perceived as invalid.

I can work on spinning up a demo.txt with dates in the other format. Drop me a note to bill at mrexcel.com.

Bill
 

Bootney

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Hi Bill

Yes Bill, My dates format is set to UK format DD/MM/YYYY.

Please amend Demo.txt

Mat
 

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