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[$-409]@ what is this symbol am getting from excel ??

 
indu yeturu
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Hi when I try to get Data objects from excel sheet ,am getting date appended with this special sign ?
how to get date alone ???
please.. give me the solution

thanks
indu
 
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Post the code you're using and the data you're working with.
 
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Here the datecol[] is the array of string of dates am getting from excel... For eg.., i t display the date as "[$-409]28-Feb-10;@"
 
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Read the javadocs of the jxl.Cell#getContents() method and act accordingly.
 
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Too difficult for "beginning". Moving thread.
 
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