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Excel Cell Validation

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by mhersh, Nov 18, 2008.

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  1. mhersh

    mhersh Thread Starter

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    Trying to validate a cell as Decimal between 0 and 99999999999999.99. What I get is a rounded value like 12,345,678,901,234.1 instead of 12,345,678,901,234.12. Changing the edit to (13, 2) saves the decimal place but I loose the 10 trillion. Is this an Excel limitation or is there something else I can try. Using built in cell validation (Data --> Validation). What is the largest number Excel can handle? Thanks........
     
  2. The Villan

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    Excel's numbers are precise up to 15 digits, any other digits become 0's. This includes the decimal places.
     
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