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Status Under review
Created by Guest
Created on May 6, 2022

Read Excel dates as DateTime

Currently, when the robot reads a date that is in an Excel file it is interpreted as the raw number that Excel uses for dates (based on 1899 or something along those lines). This forces us to use a few commands just to convert it to DateTime and only then start working with a Date. I can imagine no scenario where having the raw number is useful and DateTime couldn't be used instead.

Idea priority Medium
  • Admin
    Joba Diniz
    May 25, 2022

    Apologies Vinicius, I changed to "under review" again. We're understanding how we can provide a solution here.

  • Guest
    May 25, 2022

    Since this is a defect, is it necessary to open a support ticket or is it already planned to be fixed in the next releases?