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How do you get rid of #### in Excel?

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When I type in 8 AM, #### appears and in the function bar it appears as 8:00:00 AM. How can I make it stay to 8 AM? Please help!!!!
Apr 19 '14 #1
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there are 3 ways:

1) make the column wider
2) in cell properties type the format 'u AM/PM'
3) type a single quoot (') before the text.


wait, option 1 is not what you want if you want to maintain '8 AM'.....
Apr 19 '14 #2

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