CT2N - Convert Text To Number (and dates)

Tags: Calc Extensions

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ConvertTextToNumber replaces numbers and dates, formatted as text, with real numbers.
Choices can be made about marking of cells, including cells with non- default decimal separators, conversion of dates, and more.

As a result of the conversion, the t

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Description

Works in 5.0.x, 5.1,.x, 5.2.x ConvertTextToNumber replaces numbers and dates, formatted as text, with real numbers. Choices can be made about marking of cells, including cells with non- default decimal separators, conversion of dates, and more. As a result of the conversion, the text cells will become real numbers, and then will be counted as expected in formulas Calc. This extension adds the tool bar 'CT2N' to Calc only. The screen shot shows it all. Available languages: Spanish, Swedish, Russian, French, English, Italian and Dutch. Translations for other languages would be gladly accepted. Please note: We get requests about all kind of clean-up actions, that can be necessary when copying data from a website. These are not the original problem that this extension addresses. However, since it would make a good extra functionality, we kindly thank for this input and plan the ideas for a future version.

Contributors: translations by: Konstantin Lavrov (Russian) Karim Doumaz (French) Johnny Rosenberg (Swedish) Wolfgagn Uhlig (German) Julio C. Semper (Spanish) Leopoldo Saggin (Italian) Zdenek Crhonek (Czech)

Release List

  • Release Description Compatibility Operating Systems License Release notes  
  • 1.5 Added Czech translation - thanks to Zdenek Crhone 5.2 LGPL Added Czech translation - thanks to Zdenek Crhone fixed bug with ascii > 32767 stop gap solution to prevent crash in recent LibreOffice with pasting to clipboard Download
  • 1.4.0 latest version
    some wishes for updating exist - still need to find time..
    3.3 LGPL Download

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  • Zaza Ulola Oct 28, 2020, 1:41 AM (32 days ago)

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    This extension must to be in official version!

  • Jonathan Aug 2, 2020, 1:00 PM (4 months ago)

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    A very useful extension indeed, when it works, which is most of the time. I haven't quite figured why it sometimes informs that 'nothing to convert' when there clearly is a lot to convert. Probably something I'm missing to do with prior formatting.
    I find this extension most useful.

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