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Microsoft KB Archive/38209

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Mac Works: Field or Cell Filled with Number Signs (#)

PSS ID Number: Q38209 Article last modified on 10-22-1998

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The information in this article applies to:
- Microsoft Works for the Macintosh, versions 2.0, 3.0


A series of number signs (#) will appear in a Microsoft Works database field or in a spreadsheet cell in the following cases:

  • A number less than 0 or greater than 49710 is entered in the field or cell and the attributes are set for a date. The range of serial numbers for dates is 0 to 49710; this range is based on the Macintosh operating system.


  • The attributes for the field or cell are set to Fixed, Dollar, Percent, or Scientific, and the field or cell is not wide enough to display the information.

KBCategory: kbother KBSubcategory: macworkskb

Additional reference words: error pound 2.00 3.00 mwksdb mwksss

Version : 2.0 3.0 Platform : MACINTOSH Issue type : kbinfo ============================================================================= Copyright Microsoft Corporation 1998.