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Excel Date Format Issue: Treating Date as a Number

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RobStlFlag for United States of America asked on
Microsoft Excel
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Hello,

I am having an issue when filtering a column to search for all 2011 and 2012 dates.  Here is my current code:
assessSheet.Range("$A$1:$BG$2000").AutoFilter Field:=9, Criteria1:="=*2012*" _
        , Operator:=xlOr, Criteria2:="=*2011*"

This generally works fine, but when I add new rows of data to the end of my spreadsheet, the dates will not format correctly.  I have tried copying the format of the correct rows to the rows with the issue, but it still will not work.  I also noticed that the correct dates' format appears to be different from the issue dates' format. (See attached images).
Format of the rows with issuesFormat of the correct rows
Also, when I open the "More Number Formats", both of them are on the same format as seen in the following image: More Number Formats Properties Box
I am not sure how to fix this issue.. even though it seems pretty simple.  I am not able to share my spreadsheet either..  Does someone know how to fix this issue?

Thanks in advance,
Rob
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