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Regional date error when entering via inputbox

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by spooky1, Sep 15, 2010.

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  1. spooky1

    spooky1 Thread Starter

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    Why me? The devil is out to get me!

    Range("b72").Select
    ActiveCell.FormulaR1C1 = InputBox("Inv date")

    Changed regional OS settings couple times, rebooted, formatted B72, checked date function in cmd,
    everything kosher. When entering directly into the cell date format comes up right, but not when using the above inputbox.

    Australia dd/mm/yy format is what I require but using input box like 5/2 (day/month/year) I get mm/dd/yy. If I type 12 feb comes up correct. What the ....?

    Has anyone else come across this problem before? My computer? Excel misfiring? OS crook?
     
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