How to convert dd/mm/yyyy to mm/dd/yyyy in Excel cells?
In Excel, the standard date format is mm/dd/yyyy, but in some cases, the dates in the files you received or import are in the format dd/mm/yyyy, how can you change these dates from dd/mm/yyyy format to mm/dd/yyyy in Excel as below screenshot shown?
There is a formula that can quickly convert dd/mm/yyyy to mm/dd/yyyy date format.
Select a blank cell next to the dates you want to convert, type this formula =DATE(VALUE(RIGHT(A9,4)), VALUE(MID(A9,4,2)), VALUE(LEFT(A9,2))), and drag fill handle over the cells which need to use this formula.
Note: A9 is the date you use to convert.
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Hello, Karthik, convert MM/DD to DD/MM/YYYY, only select the dates cells, then press Ctrl + 1 to enable the Format Cells dialog, then under Number tab, then choose Custom in the Category list, and go to right section, type dd/mm/yyyy into the Type textbox, click OK. Now the dates are converted to the date format as you need.
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