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Excel XP Displaying time

Posted on 2002-07-05
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I am wanting to produce a productivity report within Excel XP.

I have everything ready but rather than returning a result of 25:10:10  (hh/mm/ss) it returns 01:01:10:10 (dd:hhmm:ss)

I have already tried customising the format to hhh:mm:ss but its ignores it.

Does anyone know the formatting to get a reult in hours: minutes: seconds please?
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bruintje earned 100 total points
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Hi Wadski, a nice essay on time and date values
http://cpearson.com/excel/datetime.htm

:O)Bruintje

just as info in a hurry now.....
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I found the answer via the MS website but as you have also provided the answer within that site I'll accept it.

its [hh]:mm:ss to display in hours
so  [mm].ss displaying in minutes
and [ss] displays in seconds


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