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From Jörg Schmidt <>
Subject RE: Automatic Date is only causing problems
Date Thu, 02 Aug 2018 14:50:03 GMT

> From: Alex Perlhagen [] 
> Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2018 11:01 PM
> To: Peter Kovacs
> Cc:
> Subject: Re: Automatic Date is only causing problems
> Can you please implement following?
> Please have options settings that can disable Automatic Date 
> formatting.

that might make sense, but it's not very important
> Before Automatic Date formatting happens the program should 
> ask only once
> per computer installation if you want to have the automatic 
> date formatting
> enabled resulting in xyz or if you want the automatic date formatting
> disabled leaving my numbers as they are.
> Popup message box
> Change entry to date format YYMMDD?
> Yes No Remember my choice checkbox


This makes no sense at all, because it will lead to exactly the same problems as the simplified
way of clicking the message to format incompatibilities when saving files - the users then
simply click away the message and later complain that it does not work and claim to have received
no notification at all.


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