Sorting numbers in a col

ironsides

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When sorting numbers in a col, they come out 1, 10, 11, 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9. How can I make them come out 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11? Thank you, Ironsides
 

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Ironsides

Sounds to me that Excel isn't actually recognising the values as numbers.

Where are the numbers coming from?
 
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thanks Norie, of course, the col was Text not number. Changing it to number fixed it. ( blush blush blush )
 
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Glad it was that simple.:)

Thought we might end up in some long, contracted thread.:)
 
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