Enter Date in Excel Database


I am using excel as a database and using Adodb Connection to enter details in the database. But when i enter date in the database it takes as string rather then a date. The fomat of the column is date in the database.
AdodbRecordset![sn] = 1
AdodbRecordset![date_processed] = Date

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Raheman M. AbdulSenior Infrastructure Support Analyst & Systems DeveloperCommented:
can u attach the test file to have a look at it and will return after modifying
Sandesh555Author Commented:

Here are the files.

 Test.xlsm Database.xlsx
Try to set format date as 'mm/dd/yyyy' for column date_processed (Database.xls) and change all dates to date format. Please refer to the attachment database.


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