Great ! Thank you for the input.
Glad that finally your issue is resolved. Since you are the OP and you have confirmed that this has been 'Answered Correctly'. I am closing this thread and 'Locking it'.
Anyone with a new issue, please start another discussion. I think this one *was a Record*!
Giving actual dates have shot us in the foot before as circumstances conspire to hold releases up. last time we gave a day date we copped so much angst that we do not do it anymore. There are several other fixes as well.