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    Date fields show time in Excel or CSV

    Asked by ScottBenson on May 20, 2015 at 04:31 AM

    Date fields are set up not to record times on form however when downloading as Excel or CSV times are shown in the fields.

    How do you remove the times being automatically recorded when the date field is set up on to choose the date


    Refer to screen shot of the Excel / CSV file of a form being completed and it shows date and time


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    Answered by Boris on May 20, 2015 at 07:41 AM

    Hello Scott.

    I'm afraid that this is the way our time picker works. It does show only the date in the cells of your Excel, but it captures both time and date.

    If you want only the date to be captured, I would recommend that you replace the current Time fields with our Date Picker widget.


    Please try it out and let us know how it goes.