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Don’t strip leading zeroes when importing csv files

Don’t strip leading zeroes from csv files (or at least make it possible to switch this off as an option)

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  • Rob Gibert commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Excel really shouldn't mess with field contents in text files at all, removing leading zeros and turning large number onto imprecise exponents is very annoying and can cripple a project if unnoticed. There is a workaround bit it's extremely tedious.

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