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Apologies Keith, let me rephrase: Our suggestion is to use a mapping function to format the TEXT data so that it would be acceptable to the correct data type in Excel. We understand that this is a very manual process (and that this type of feature would be very useful). Our rules of engagement for these RFEs requires a max 18 month horizon to deliver else, we need to reject outright. We are tracking this in a separate system for a release beyond that timeline
Your suggestion : 'sending the TEXT of that value into the product', is exactly what is happening now. The value appears as a text value.
We want the value to appear to EXCEL as a currency Value not a text product.
Sorry , don't quite under stand the Response; could you re-send that recommendation please ?
We would not be able to contain this functionality in a 12-18 month window. We recommend that in such cases that th euse verifies or formats the data in th erequired format using a mapping fucntion to manipulate the date and send the TEXT of that value into the output.