excel - time conversion ( IST to EST )

Posted on 2010-03-30
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I have a colum which has the following values.

I need to change the timing to EST. The values are given in IST.

Tue Mar 30 10:23:46 IST 2010
Tue Mar 30 10:39:26 IST 2010
Tue Mar 30 10:41:46 IST 2010
Tue Mar 30 10:43:06 IST 2010
Tue Mar 30 10:45:06 IST 2010

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Question by:Kamaraj Subramanian
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Ingeborg Hawighorst (Microsoft MVP / EE MVE) earned 2000 total points
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Hello itkamaraj,

are these true date/time values? Or is it text?

If date/time values, find out the difference in hours between IST and EST and then calculate like

X1 = difference between IST and EST, e.g. -4 hours

with your date time values in column A, put this in column B


cheers, teylyn
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by:Kamaraj Subramanian
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that is a string
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by:Kamaraj Subramanian
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thanks, your solution works for this format

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