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Sorting dates in wordperfect table. getting error message

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sorting dates in wordperfect table. getting error message "tables containing joined rows cannot be sorted"
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I don't see any joined rows. the date is in format xx/xx/xxxx
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 1 year ago.

The problem is cause by columns or rows being merged.together at some point even if it is only on one column or row of a range.

You have to undo those metges, or if you aren't sure where they are, then you may be able to just copy the rows into a new sheet where you know you don't have any merged cells.