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Format Numbers with Separators Based on the Indian Numbering System


Published: 01 Oct 2018
Last Modified Date: 03 Oct 2018

Question

How to format numbers with separators based on the Indian numbering system, denoting lakhs and crores.

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop

Answer

  1. In Tableau Desktop, select File Workbook Locale > More...
  2. In the Set Workbook Locale dialog box, select English (India) as the locale, and click OK.
  3. Right-click the numerical measure you wish to format, and select Default Properties > Number Format...
  4. In the Default Number Format dialog box, select Number (Standard), and click OK.
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