Excel Text To Columns - default "column data format" to Text

Posted on 2013-01-30
Last Modified: 2013-02-01
In Excel Tex To Columns can I set the default "column data format" to Text?
Question by:Dawn7930
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Hi, Dawn7930.

AFAIK, the only "sticky" values are those on the Delimiter page.

Would a macro help?


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Can I set it up as a PrivateSub to run on open?
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Yes, as long as it's in the same module as your Auto_Open or Workbook_Open macros and is called by whichever of them you're using.

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Thanks, ModeIT.
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Thanks, Dawn7930.

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