Re: Change Century Interpretation - XP home - Access 2000
From: Randy Scarborough (void_at_ibm.net)
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2005 15:53:29 -0800
On my system, > Control Panel > Regional and Language Options > Customize >
Date shows 1930 greyed out, but lets me change the other date--2929, the
ending date. Push it it upwards, and 1930 changes to the corresponding
I pushed it to 2069, and the starting year became 1970.
"Jerry" <NoSpamChiefZeke@MSN.com> wrote in message
> Control Panel > Regional and Language Options > Customize > Date (on my
> system) shows that the from date cannot be changed from 1930 to anything
> later so my guess is you're stuck.
> "Wordstar" <Wordstar@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> By default, all 2-digit year entries less than 30 (or about that) are
>> converted to 20th century (eg "30" --> "1930", ""25" --> "2025")
>> Would like to make cutoff around 1970-2069.
>> After much research, still unable to find method for changing this
>> Docs suggest using "group policy" which I have been unable to locate on
>> system, which is, BTW, personal & standalone and I am only user and
>> This may be an Office issue rather than an XP issue. If so, I apologize.
>> Any suggestion will be appreciated.