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Excel 2003- Charts- date and time format on x-axis of XY chart

Excel 2003- Charts- date and time format on x-axis of XY chart

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I am trying to plot an XY graph with x-axis data in date and time format but Excel keeps counting the x-axis data as "data labels". It is in the format mm/dd/yy HH:mm ex) 10/28/06 17:00
Instead, Excel appears to be turning my XY plot into a line plot (for example, the first date is assigned an x-value of 1, the second value assigned an x-value of 2 and so on so that each date/time x-value is evenly spaced).
I would like to find a way to plot this data so that it is spaced relative to date and time.

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