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#1 Posted : Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:05:38 PM(UTC)
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I consider this to be a bug, but you may disagree:

In Excel Create tasks, there is now a new column called DataType. This column did not exist in 8.5.5.
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The addition of this column is good, but the problem is that it is set to Text by default. So if you look a the image, the last 3 columns used to be written as numbers, but are not written as text. I have to go through all these tasks now, to change to number where appropriate. Users should at least be aware of this when they upgrade


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#2 Posted : Thursday, November 28, 2019 9:57:12 PM(UTC)
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Thank you for the feedback! We are sorry if this was not mentioned. Trying to automatically detect what data type user expect might be tricky and risky.
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