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It is typical number formatting but interesting applied to dates.
The use of NOW() will place the system date and time into the cell The format is dependent on your date and time settings (International settings).
In XL95 the windowing for 2 digit dates (date window) is 00-19 represents 2000-2019, and 20-99 represents 1920-1999.
The windowing dates change with later versions of Excel. Worksheet Function: -- end of Current Month =DATE(year(now()),month(now()) 1,0) Programming: end of current month: (NOW is a datetime serial and has both components) Active Cell.
- This Day in History There is enough confusion between US and UK dates without dealing with 2-digit years.
Suggest you make changes such as the following so that all of your dates will display as four digit years.
To assign a variable Dim My Date as Date Active Cell.
Value = Date Serial(Year(Now), Month(Now) 1, 0) Sub ss1() 'As constants the following will not update [a1] = Int(Now) 'date [a2] = Now 'date and time [a3] = Date 'date [a4] = Date Time 'same as now 'As Worksheet Functions the following will update [a5] = "=Today()" 'current date into worksheet formula [a6] = "=now()" 'current date [a7] = "=now() - Today()" 'current time when recalculated [a7].
Value = Date Serial(Year(Now), Month(Now) 1, 0) Active Cell.
Number Format = "DDD MM/DD/YYYY" You would actually format the entire column for best usage, without formatting in code.
Change your Regional Settings (shown with US values month/day/year) Short date: mm/dd/yyyy will show 12/28/1999 Long date: mmmm dd, yyyy will show December 28, 1999 note this will change all of MS Office In Excel under Format -- mm/dd/yyyy see HELP for more information.