Blog & Excel Tips

Blog entries covering the latest Excel tricks and tips based on queries from clients and practical knowledge from our consultants.

CSV now semicolon not comma Nov 21, 2020

Suddenly your Excel CSV's are now semicolon not comma. You can change this back to be a comma or else you can learn how to use semi colons instead of commas for CSV's.

CSV semicolon instead of comma Nov 2, 2020

You work often on CSV files in Excel and suddenly the CSV uses semicolon instead of comma, or comma instead of a semi colon. This sometimes happens when you have changed computers or if you receive the CSV file from a different source.

CSV losing leading zeros in Excel Oct 25, 2020

When using CSV files you may find that the CSV's are losing leading zeros when you open them. This is happening because Excel is assuming that if it is a number, it cannot having leading zeros so it just removes them.


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