Text to Columns issue with Date & Time #2

Apparently the answer was simpler than I thought.  The suggestion o
copying the column and then formating the orignal and the new colum
for date and time respectively worked fine.

I also tried the 'text to columns' solution with 'other' checked an
the <Alt> 0160 but that did not work for me.  I probably did somethin
wrong.

I have a workable solution, so thank you all for your input

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