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Re^2: Dirtiest Data

by davidrw (Prior)
on Jun 12, 2006 at 16:43 UTC ( #554855=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Dirtiest Data
in thread Dirtiest Data

or worse in excel, if they try to sort and don't select all the columns, they mix-n-match data .. e.g. everyone's name or address or something gets jumbled w.r.t their id..

I was given a pile of shi^H^H^Hdata once where the name could be any of the following (sal==Salutation):
First Last Last First Last, First F Last Sal Last Sal First Last Last, Sal Last Sal
We just printed it and had someone visually match up with the ids.

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