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Geneticists throw hands in the air, change gene naming rules to finally stop Microsoft Excel eating their data

Adrian 4 Silver badge

Re: I must be missing something...

I despise the auto data conversion (and many other autocorrect features that seem to get it wrong far more times than they get it right : I turn them off for a more productive experience).

But if you were regularly importing CSV into a spreadsheet, wouldn't you write a macro that set the column types first, then imported it ? And pass that macro around the community ?

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