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    Report formatting for negative values (2000(9.0.3821 SR-1))

    Is there a way of displaying negative values or summaries thereof in brackets (like in Excel) in Access reports?

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    Re: Report formatting for negative values (2000(9.0.3821 SR-1))

    You can set the Format property of the text box(es) to a custom format, for example

    0;(0)

    for whole numbers, or

    0.00;(0.00)

    for numbers with 2 decimal places, or

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    Re: Report formatting for negative values (2000(9.0.3821 SR-1))

    Yes of course, Amazing what you forget!

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    Re: Report formatting for negative values (2000(9.0.3821 SR-1))

    I always have trouble remembering what I have forgotten <img src=/S/evilgrin.gif border=0 alt=evilgrin width=15 height=15>

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