Multiplying hours format by number format ?

Pauljj

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I have a spreadsheet with peoples hours worked, formatted as [h]:mm:ss

Their rate of pay, formatted as 0.0

In order to multiply them together, with the result formatted as 0.0, I an getting random results, does anyone know where I am going wrong ?

Thanks
Paul
 

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even the cell is formatted as time, excel still treat is as fraction of a day, if you convert it back to hours by x24 should give you the right answer
 

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you're welcome
 
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