2002-01-12, 17:33 #1
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filenames in month order. (NT 97)
I've got a folder containing files for each month, so for example jan02.xls, feb02.xls...etc. I kind of expect that I should be able to sort the files by month,so that they are in the right order ie starting from jan and going thro to Dec. But if I sort by filename I end up with an alphabetical list starting with apr, aug etc. I suppose I could rename the files, 01jan, 02feb etc. But I don't really want to do this and was wondering if there are more elegant solutions available.
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2002-01-12, 18:00 #2
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Re: filenames in month order. (NT 97)
You nailed it and it is the only way is to use the month number if you want to sort by name.
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