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How to add plus sign to multiple positive numbers in Excel?

Author: Xiaoyang Last Modified: 2020-05-26

In certain case, you may want to add the plus sign + in front of positive numbers, if you type the plus sign before the number directly, the plus sign will not display. In Excel, you can convert the format cell to add the plus sign to multiple positive numbers. Please read this article to know more details.

Add plus sign to multiple positive numbers with Format Cells function


Add plus sign to multiple positive numbers with Format Cells function

To add plus sign before multiple positive numbers, you just need to format cell as following steps:

1. Select the range that you want to add plus sign to the positive numbers.

2. Then right click and choose Format Cells from the context menu, see screenshot:

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3. In the Format Cells dialog box, click Custom under Number tab, then enter +0;-0;0 into the Type text box, see screenshot:

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4. Then click OK, and your positive numbers have been added the plus signs at once. See screenshots:

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Brilliant, helpful and quick.
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Hello,
Glad it helps. Any questions, please feel free to contact us. Have a great day.
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Mandy
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Thanks. That was really useful
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I want to write +A Panel,
how can I do?
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I want this 10+10=20 (10+10 in one cell and =20 for another cell result)
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How do i add a plus sign with phone number in CSV format?
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="+"& (contoh C3)
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press ctrl+1 a dialogue box will appear, in category column select custom Tab, a box will appear at right side
in Type: type +0;-0;0 if you want add + sign before a number or if you want to add - sign before a number use -0;+0;0 and click ok, the required sign will get add to your nubmer.
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i want a farmola 20+17=37 but i want he made 20+17=40 3 or 2 or 1 auto add in passing marks please tell me if any bodu known about it thanks regard shah jee
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Can you tell me how to put +0.25. I learn how to put + sign, but the zero disappier I work with prescriptions lens and its very important both, positive sign as the zero. can you help me please. Thank you in advance
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@Carlos: use +#,##0.00;-#,##0.00;#,##0.00
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Divakar Arjunan, Thank you so much for your help, works for me!
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[quote]Can you tell me how to put +0.25. I learn how to put + sign, but the zero disappier I work with prescriptions lens and its very important both, positive sign as the zero. can you help me please. Thank you in advanceBy Carlos[/quote] Hey Carlos - having the same issue!... did you figure out how to do this? My current numbers show "+1.15" etc. but numbers between 0 and 1 show as "+.15" but I want to see "+0.15". Thanks, A.
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Adam, use Divakar Arjunan code's : +#,##0.00;-#,## 0.00;#,##0.00
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Thanx a lot. It made my work simple.
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