**Format ** |
**Code ** |
**Definition ** |

**Scientific ** |
SS_FMT_FLOAT |
Displays the number in
scientific notation
(exponent form) with *N*
significant digits. |

**Fixed ** |
SS_FMT_FIXED |
Displays the number using a
fixed number of decimal
places, specified by *N*. |

**General ** |
SS_FMT_GEN |
Displays the number in fixed
format or scientific
notation, whichever fits.
Trailing zeros are not
displayed. |

**Dollars ** |
SS_FMT_DOLLARS |
Displays the number with a
leading **$** sign and with
comma delimiters, as in
**$1,000,000**. Negative values
are displayed in
parentheses. |

**Comma ** |
SS_FMT_COMMA |
Displays the number with
comma delimiters, as in
**1,000,000**. Negative values
are displayed in
parentheses. |

**Percent ** |
SS_FMT_PERCENT |
Display the number as a
percentage, multiplying it
by 100. For example, the
value **0.1** is displayed as
**10.00%**. |

**Hex ** |
SS_FMT_HEX |
Displays the integer portion of the
number in base 16 with a leading **0x**
indicator. For example, the value 30.5 would
be displayed as **0x1e**. |

**Logic ** |
SS_FMT_LOGIC |
Displays the value 0
as **0**, the value
1 as **1**, and all other values as **?**. |

**Hidden ** |
SS_FMT_HIDDEN |
The cell contents
are not displayed. |

**Text ** |
SS_FMT_TEXT |
For cells which contains
formulas, the formula
itself is displayed, rather than the computed
value of the cell. |