#### entering time #2

```hello all..
wondering if there is any way to do this...

I have a column formatted for time as in this format 12:00
when entering a time it is cumbersome to have to enter the hour, then a
colon, then the minutes.
Is it possilbe to simply enter a 4 digit number such as 1245 and have it
show up as 12:45 ??

thanks so much... I've found this group to be irreplaceable...

glen in orlando

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```Enter your times without colons in column A and put this formula in column B

=(A1-RIGHT(A1,2))/2400+RIGHT(A1,2)/(24*60)
and format column B for "Time" in the form you want it.
Tod

"Glen in Orlando" <Noemail@abc.com> wrote in message
> hello all..
> wondering if there is any way to do this...
>
> I have a column formatted for time as in this format 12:00
> when entering a time it is cumbersome to have to enter the hour, then a
> colon, then the minutes.
> Is it possilbe to simply enter a 4 digit number such as 1245 and have it
> show up as 12:45 ??
>
> thanks so much... I've found this group to be irreplaceable...
>
> glen in orlando
>
>

```
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9/26/2006 11:40:25 PM
```You can try this:

http://tinyurl.com/r3ngw

--
HTH,

RD

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"Glen in Orlando" <Noemail@abc.com> wrote in message
> hello all..
> wondering if there is any way to do this...
>
> I have a column formatted for time as in this format 12:00
> when entering a time it is cumbersome to have to enter the hour, then a
> colon, then the minutes.
> Is it possilbe to simply enter a 4 digit number such as 1245 and have it
> show up as 12:45 ??
>
> thanks so much... I've found this group to be irreplaceable...
>
> glen in orlando
>
>

```
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ragdyer1 (4060)
9/26/2006 11:53:14 PM
```thanks guys!!

glen

"RagDyer" <RagDyer@cutoutmsn.com> wrote in message
news:%23ehxsbc4GHA.2264@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
> You can try this:
>
> http://tinyurl.com/r3ngw
>
> --
> HTH,
>
> RD
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Please keep all correspondence within the NewsGroup, so all may benefit !
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> "Glen in Orlando" <Noemail@abc.com> wrote in message
>> hello all..
>> wondering if there is any way to do this...
>>
>> I have a column formatted for time as in this format 12:00
>> when entering a time it is cumbersome to have to enter the hour, then a
>> colon, then the minutes.
>> Is it possilbe to simply enter a 4 digit number such as 1245 and have it
>> show up as 12:45 ??
>>
>> thanks so much... I've found this group to be irreplaceable...
>>
>> glen in orlando
>>
>>
>

```
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9/29/2006 9:12:24 PM

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