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Does anyone know a macro so I can run it through Excel to change the whole spreadsheet date format from American to English?

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Sub enFormat()    
Sheets("Sheet1").Cells.NumberFormat = "dd/mm/yyyy"    
End Sub
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Select the cells you want to change, open their format dialog (on old versions it was Ctrl+1) and change it.

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