Excel Bug in Calculation - How to Check

EXCEL BUG

Open fresh excel sheet.
Enter in A1

=77.1*850

then hit enter.

What is the value shown in A1?
If A1 shows 65535, then there is no problem, carry on your work.
But, if A1 shows 100000, your excel having the bug…, check all the below calculations also.

77.10
5.10
10.20
20.40
40.80
154.20
212.50
308.40
425.00
38.55
10.28
6425.00
12750.00
12850.00
25500.00
25700.00
106.25
803.125
401.5625

x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x

850.00
12850.00
6425.00
3212.50
1606.25
425.00
308.40
212.50
154.20
1700.00
6375.00
10.20
5.14
5.10
2.57
2.55
616.8
81.6
163.2

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=
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=
=
=
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=
=
=
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100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00
100000.00

Actual
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00
65535.00

If your excel shows as 100000, then try the following solution.
SOLUTION
To resolve this problem, install the latest Service Pack of your Microsoft office version and confirm the
above error solved or not.
NOTE : When we got this error in Excel 2007, we installed the Service Pack-2 (Office 2007 SP_2), then the above problem solved.

Thanks & Regards,
Boopathi.S,
URC Construction (P) Ltd, Erode, Tamil Nadu.
boopathi.urc@gmail.com

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