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29 May 2011

Time and Excel

by John D. Muccigrosso

No, this isn't about how much time I spend with that particular spreadsheet app, though that's probably worth a post at some time. It's about a little bug I discovered on Friday in the way Excel compares times with one another. It's odd, hard to stumble upon, and not easily summarized. So while I try to figure out how to report such a thing (yes, really), I've attached a pdf of a demo spreadsheet that reproduces the problem.
For the curious among you. tags: excel