Custom Number Format

adrienne0914

Board Regular
Joined
Mar 22, 2018
Messages
57
Office Version
  1. 2016
Platform
  1. Windows
I would like to create a custom number format where millions are displayed as thousands. I know the formula for that is #,##0,;-#,##0, My problem is that I also need to add an accounting offset dollar sign.

So I need $ 1,000,000 displays as $ 1,000 with the dollar sign in the same position no matter how long the number is. We've been creating custom number formats for each length, but would be great to have one formula. Is this possible?
 

Excel Facts

Back into an answer in Excel
Use Data, What-If Analysis, Goal Seek to find the correct input cell value to reach a desired result

lrobbo314

Well-known Member
Joined
Jul 14, 2008
Messages
3,338
Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
Does this do what you're looking for?
Code:
$ #.00,;-$ #.00,
 

adrienne0914

Board Regular
Joined
Mar 22, 2018
Messages
57
Office Version
  1. 2016
Platform
  1. Windows
Does this do what you're looking for?
Code:
$ #.00,;-$ #.00,

Not exactly. The problem is that the dollar sign is in different locations depending on how long the number is:
$ 1996.49$ 1648.02
$ 1867.83$ 840.31

<tbody>
</tbody>

I need the dollar signs to line up.
 
Last edited:

lrobbo314

Well-known Member
Joined
Jul 14, 2008
Messages
3,338
Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
How about this?
Code:
_($* #,##0.00,_);_($* (#,##0.00,);_($* "-"??_);_(@_)
 

lrobbo314

Well-known Member
Joined
Jul 14, 2008
Messages
3,338
Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
───────────────────░█▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──────────────────░█▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
─────────────────░█▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──────────░░░───░█▓▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂ ...
─────────░███░──░█▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
───────░██░░░██░█▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──────░█░░█░░░░██▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
────░██░░█░░░░░░█▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
───░█░░░█░░░░░░░██▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──░█░░░░█░░░░░░░░█▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──░█░░░░░█░░░░░░░░█▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──░█░░█░░░█░░░░░░░░█▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
─░█░░░█░░░░██░░░░░░█▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
─░█░░░░█░░░░░██░░░█▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
─░█░█░░░█░░░░░░███▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
░█░░░█░░░██░░░░░█▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
░█░░░░█░░░░█████▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
░█░░░░░█░░░░░░░█▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
░█░█░░░░██░░░░█▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
─░█░█░░░░░████▓▓▓▓██░▇▆▅▄▃▂
─░█░░█░░░░░░░█▓▓██▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──░█░░██░░░██▓▓█▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
───░██░░███▓▓██▓█▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
────░██▓▓▓███▓▓▓█▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──────░█▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓█▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
──────░█▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓█░▇▆▅▄▃▂
 

Forum statistics

Threads
1,148,176
Messages
5,745,191
Members
423,931
Latest member
thangvan114

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Top