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Correct Date format in Temp Keys (Remove separators)
*ALL Temp keys come with the expiration date formatted as:
I do NOT care that my system uses *MDY s I can easily change my job to *YMD. And, true, I can change the DATSEP to '-' simply enough. Unfortunately ANY separator in there requires that the date must be entered as
That is, single quotes required. As a consequence one cannot simply copy/paste these keys and every single one of them must be edited.
PLEASE Remove the separator characters. They provide no value and only set up a roadblock.
ALTERNATE SOLUTION: enclose the dates in single quotes making the date thus:
(I am told by the key center that their LMS is incapable of changing the date format. I informed them that "after careful consideration I have determined that their system [behaves in the manner of a vibrant vacuum cleaner]!")
With customers using CBUs and multiple partitions these keys must be applied repeatedly.
Yes I understand there is 'in theory' a button to apply the keys to the system directly from ESS. But it uses Java and, well, need I say more? ItNoWorkie.
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