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Re^2: Weird excel parsing problem

by reaper9187 (Scribe)
on Nov 05, 2012 at 18:47 UTC ( #1002375=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Weird excel parsing problem
in thread Weird excel parsing problem

Its numbers like ABC123 , HYU785, etc.. when i use '==', it gives an error .. so i knw its not numeric for sure ..

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Re^3: Weird excel parsing problem
by Kenosis (Priest) on Nov 05, 2012 at 18:52 UTC

    Well, using eq makes sense with these strings. Are you detecting any whitespaces around the strings which may be interfering with the equality test?

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