Excel Adding years or months to a date
I want to be able to add months or years to a date.
For example 25/4/05 + 9 months
25/4/05 + 15 years.
I am using Excel 2000.
The standard way is:
to add 9 months. For 15 years try:
> I want to be able to add months or years to a date.
> For example 25/4/05 + 9 months
> 25/4/05 + 15 years.
> I am using Excel 2000.
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"angie" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
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