Microsoft KB Archive/42282
Decimal Numbers Imported from dBASE Are Rounded
The information in this article applies to:
- Microsoft Excel for Windows, versions 2.x, 3.0, 4.0, 4.0a, 5.0
When a decimal number is read in from dBASE to Microsoft Excel, that number is rounded to an integer.
This occurs when the numbers are formatted with "general" formatting in dBASE.
For the numbers to appear as decimals in Microsoft Excel, choose one of the decimal formats within dBASE.
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Version : 2.x 3.00 4.00 4.00a 5.00
Platform : WINDOWS
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Last Reviewed: March 12, 1999