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From: Carlton Brooks <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] I am Confused
Date: Mon, 20 Dec 2004 19:16:22 -0700
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I had tried this before but it did not work. Based on your response to
exit TMG and restart did the trick. Never thought of that.
This worked great.
William M Roberts wrote:
> GO to "File > Preferences > Program Options > General" and change the
> date format to mm/dd/yyyy and click on the "Apply" button, the click on
> the "OK" button.
> Exit TMG and the start it again. Now the date format you selected in
> Preferences should be the format used on the List of People report.
> You can not output formatted dates to Excel because it only recognizes
> dates after 1900.
> "Carlton Brooks" wrote on Monday, December 20, 2004 6:55 PM
> Subject: [TMG] I am Confused
>> I figured out that there must be to many reports to generate so it was
>> hanging up.
>> Here is what I want to do.
>> I want to create a list of births, death, marriages, etc. using the
>> date format of MM/DD/YYYY. In the LOP report it does not give me an
>> option to change the date.
>> If I export the file to Excel, the date comes through as text, and it
>> considerably hard to manipulate.
>> Can anyone unconfuse me.
>> Carlton Brooks
>> Mesa, AZ
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