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Default Format millions in thousands with comma

I currently have the number (in general format)
20307710.83
but I want it to be
$20,308

I am currently using this as my format
_($* #,_);_($* (#,);_($* "-"??_);_(@_)
but that only results in
$20308

How do I add the comma?
Thanks in advance.




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Default Format millions in thousands with comma

_($* #,##0,_);_($* (#,##0,);_($* "-"??_);_(@_)

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I currently have the number (in general format)
20307710.83
but I want it to be
$20,308

I am currently using this as my format
_($* #,_);_($* (#,);_($* "-"??_);_(@_)
but that only results in
$20308

How do I add the comma?
Thanks in advance.





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Default Format millions in thousands with comma

In place of
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I currently have the number (in general format)
20307710.83
but I want it to be
$20,308

I am currently using this as my format
_($* #,_);_($* (#,);_($* "-"??_);_(@_)
but that only results in
$20308

How do I add the comma?
Thanks in advance.






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