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From: "Don Zochert" <>
Subject: [GENBOX] Sort order (was: Individuals Report)
Date: Tue, 17 Jun 2003 08:38:43 -0500
> I have the feeling that the wording ascending and descending
> are 'switched' but it could be that I've misunderstood this in
I think you're right, Wim. Bill can probably fix this easily.
In MS Excel, make a column of four dates--1942, 1911, 1936, 1825--then sort
it ascending (Data/Sort). You'll get 1825, 1911, 1936, 1942. It sorts lower
to higher based on the value in the cell.