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Excel Format Tutorial - Formatting Numbers

For this tutorial we will add percent signs and currency symbols where needed as
well as reducing the number of **decimal places** for one column of values.

http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/excelformulas/ss/2010-12-25-excel-2010-format-tutorial-pt-2_6.htm

Truncate Numbers in Excel with the TRUNC Function - Spreadsheets

Jan 5, 2012 **...** TRUNC Function: Truncate Numbers in Excel. By Ted French. Truncate Values to
a set Number of **Decimal Places**. Truncate Numbers in Excel.

http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/roundingnumberfunctions/ss/2012-01-05-excel-truncate-trunc-function.htm

Excel Spreadsheets Glossary of Terms - **Decimal** Number Definition

Mar 23, 2013 **...** Definition: A decimal number is any number that contains a **decimal point** ( . )
such as 5.123, -40.60, or 1,254.78 ...

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Excel ROUND (Rounding **Decimals**) Function - Spreadsheets

The syntax for the ROUND function is: = ROUND ( Number, Num_digits ).
Number - the value to be rounded. Num_digits - the number of **decimal places** to
...

http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/excelfunctions/qt/081715_round.htm

Excel TRUNC Function - Spreadsheets

The Excel TRUNC function does not round numbers. It shortens the decimal part
of a number to a set number of **decimal places**. This tutorial includes a step by ...

http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/excelfunctions/qt/090730-trunc-function.htm

Rounding Numbers and **Decimals** in Excel

Rounding numbers and rounding decimals is easy to accomplish in Excel. ...
Num_digits = the number of digits or the number of **decimal places** that the
number ...

http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/excel2007/qt/excel2007_round.htm

How to Use Excel Round Function: A Step-By-Step Guide

The ROUND function is used to reduce a number to a specific number of **decimal**
**places**. This tutorial includes a step by step example of using Excel's ROUND ...

http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/excelfunctions/qt/070809_round.htm

Rounding Numbers in Excel - Spreadsheets - About.com

Jun 29, 2011 **...** Unlike formatting options that allow you change the number of **decimal places**
displayed, Excel's rounding functions actual alters the data in ...

http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/roundingnumberfunctions/ss/2011-06-29-rounding-numbers-in-excel-2010.htm

Changing How Word Displays Numbers in Mail Merge

If you're using Excel as a data source and having difficulty getting your Word mail
merge to display the correct number of **decimal places**, this tip is for you.

http://wordprocessing.about.com/od/usingmailmerge/qt/NPFSwitch.htm

Excel Format Options Step-By-Step Tutorial

In this tutorial we will apply three different number formats to our data: currency,
percent formatting, and decreasing the number of **decimal places** displayed.

http://spreadsheets.about.com/od/excelformatting/ss/2010-11-20-Format-Options-Excel-2007-If-Function-Tutorial-pt-1_6.htm

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