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Application.DecimalSeparator Property

Office 2007
Sets or returns the character used for the decimal separator as a String. Read/write.



expression   A variable that represents an Application object.


This example places "1,234,567.89" in cell A1 then changes the system separators to dashes for the decimals and thousands separators.

Visual Basic for Applications
Sub ChangeSystemSeparators()

    Range("A1").Formula = "1,234,567.89"
    MsgBox "The system separators will now change."

    ' Define separators and apply.
    Application.DecimalSeparator = "-"
    Application.ThousandsSeparator = "-"
    Application.UseSystemSeparators = False

End Sub

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