When exporting a file from InsideView to Excel, you will notice that the 0 is missing in zip codes that start with that digit. For instance, if the zip code is 06902 the exported result appears with a truncated zero - 6902. It is a standard default in Excel, and can easily be fixed.
|1||Export||Export the CSV file and save it to your hard drive without opening it.|
|2||Open a new Spreadsheet||Open a new blank Excel spreadsheet.|
|3||Import External data||
Click Get External Data - From Text as illustrated in the below figure.
|4||Select file to import||Now select the data.csv file and Import it.|
|5||Select options and click Next||
In the Text Import Wizard (Step 1 of 3) that appears, select the following options as below, and click Next.
|6||Click Next||In the Text Import Wizard (Step 2 of 3), select Tab and Comma as delimiters and click Next.|
In the Text Import Wizard (Step 3 of 3), select Text as Column data format and in Data Previewmove to the right and select Postal Code column.
|8||Click OK||Click OK on the next window prompt.|
|9||View the excel sheet||The excel sheet will now display the entire zip code without truncating the 0s.|
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