#### number formatting #4

```Hi. I was woundering how I can add trailing zero's to numbers. I have
a colunm with number lemgths between 1 and 7 digets and need them all
to be 10 diget's long. I have no trouble with adding the zero's as
headers but needt hem as trailers. Thanks.
```
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zuraan (2)
11/30/2007 8:03:26 AM
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```Hi zuraan,

You could put the following formula in a column beside the numbers and then
Copy, Paste special, Values over the original numbers.

=A1*10^(7-LEN(A1))

The formula assumes that the number is in cell A1

--
Regards,

OssieMac

"zuraan" wrote:

> Hi. I was woundering how I can add trailing zero's to numbers. I have
> a colunm with number lemgths between 1 and 7 digets and need them all
> to be 10 diget's long. I have no trouble with adding the zero's as
> headers but needt hem as trailers. Thanks.
>
```
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OssieMac (238)
11/30/2007 8:54:00 AM
```Hi Ossie

Shouldn't that be:

=A1*10^(10-LEN(A1))

Richard

On 30 Nov, 08:54, OssieMac <Ossie...@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> Hi zuraan,
>
> You could put the following formula in a column beside the numbers and then
> Copy, Paste special, Values over the original numbers.
>
> =A1*10^(7-LEN(A1))
>
> The formula assumes that the number is in cell A1
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> OssieMac
>
>
>
> "zuraan" wrote:
> > Hi. I was woundering how I can add trailing zero's to numbers. I have
> > a colunm with number lemgths between 1 and 7 digets and need them all
> > to be 10 diget's long. I have no trouble with adding the zero's as
> > headers but needt hem as trailers. Thanks.- Hide quoted text -
>
> - Show quoted text -

```
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11/30/2007 11:06:40 AM
```And another possible approach...

=--LEFT(A1&"0000000000",10)

or, if it will be copied through blank Column A cells...

=IF(A2="","",--LEFT(A2&"0000000000",10))

Rick

> Hi Ossie
>
> Shouldn't that be:
>
> =A1*10^(10-LEN(A1))
>
> Richard
>
>
> On 30 Nov, 08:54, OssieMac <Ossie...@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>> Hi zuraan,
>>
>> You could put the following formula in a column beside the numbers and
>> then
>> Copy, Paste special, Values over the original numbers.
>>
>> =A1*10^(7-LEN(A1))
>>
>> The formula assumes that the number is in cell A1
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>>
>> OssieMac
>>
>>
>>
>> "zuraan" wrote:
>> > Hi. I was woundering how I can add trailing zero's to numbers. I have
>> > a colunm with number lemgths between 1 and 7 digets and need them all
>> > to be 10 diget's long. I have no trouble with adding the zero's as
>> > headers but needt hem as trailers. Thanks.- Hide quoted text -
>>
>> - Show quoted text -
>

```
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11/30/2007 2:53:17 PM

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