Re: Is there a way NOT to reduce fractions?

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Subject: Re: Is there a way NOT to reduce fractions?
Posted by:  Jerry W. Lewis (post_a_rep…@no_e-mail.com)
Date: Thu, 02 Oct 2003

If you want it to be a number, use a custom format of "# ?/10"

If text is OK, prefix by a single quote

Jerry

atom wrote:

> I have a formula that divides the numbers in two cells. The result is
> displayed as a fraction. How can I keep the numbers from being reduced.
> i.e. I DON'T want 5/10 reduced to 1/2; I want it displayed as 5/10.
>
> Thanks

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Is there a way NOT to reduce fractions? posted by atom on Thu, 02 Oct 2003