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Microsoft Query Error: Illegal Data: '{ts '2015-'. Expected Format: 'Default Datetime Mask'

Last Modified: 2015-04-02
I am creating an ODBC query in Excel 2003 (I know, old). When put in a parameter for a date, I get an error that says: Microsoft Query Error: Illegal Data: '{ts '2015-'. Expected Format: 'Default Datetime Mask' . When I look at the data without parameters, the date is in this format: YYYY-MM-DD. I have tried YYYY-MM-DD, YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS and other variations of YYYY MM DD. Nothing is working. I get the same error every time. Any ideas?
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