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3406957 - Date values are displayed in a different format in Excel - SAP PD


  • Type of extended attribute is date in an extension file (XEM).
  • Dates are inserted in the dd/mm/yyyy format
  • Object list is customized to display the extended attribute.
  • The list is saved to *.xls or *.xlsx format to export it to Excel. 
  • Date values are displayed as mm/dd/yyyy in Excel.



  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.7
  • Microsoft Excel 365
  • Windows Regional settings: French/France


SAP PowerDesigner 16.7


date, format, european, international, US , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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