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Apply number format

Windows shortcut 
CtrlShift!
Mac shortcut 
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This shortcut will apply a Number format with two decimal places, thousands separator, and minus sign (-) for negative values.

Excel offers many types of number formatting.

Related videos

The videos below demonstrate this shortcut.
In this lesson, we cover shortcuts you can use to apply key Excel number formats: General, Number, Currency, Date, Time, and Percentage.