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A certain millennial turned 30 recently: Welcome to middle age, Microsoft Excel v2

Scott 53

CSV files

When someone complains that the data in a CSV file has been corrupted the only question you need to ask is "Have you opened it in Excel?" as Excel knows best when it comes to dates, telephone numbers, etc. My standard format specification when receiving data from third parties is "Anything other than Excel".

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