Difference between two date/time values
Cell A1 has 21-04-10 07:00 PM
Cell A2 has 06-06-10 07:52 AM
(the dates are in the dd-mm-yy format)
Cell A3 has the formula =A2-A1 for showing the differences in days and
time and is formatted with the custom format:
The display in cell A3 is 14 12:52:00. While the difference in hours
is okay, the difference in days should be more than 14 as there is are
31 days of May between the two dates. Is there another format to show
the correct difference in days or should be done some other way?
Thanks in advance.
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Hi I have a cell that I want to know when something will be finished i.e.
today()+30.which gives 02/07/04. This is ok until I open the spreadsheet
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You've noted that TODAY() is volatile and will change on recalculation
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You might prefer entry using:
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What's in A1?
Are you sure it's a real date?
> I tried to convert the date to YEAR and then the year plus 25 Years
> =Year(A1) I'm getting the result 1900 instead of 1965.
> I tried to add 25 years later to 1990 from 1965.
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> DatePart("q",[Start Date],Year([start date])=Year(Date()))
> is what i have written but this includes enteries for next year which i
> dont need! any ideas please!!!
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>I am trying to create a field in a form that if anything is changed on it, it
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