Microsoft Lists and SharePoint Lists: Support for thousands separator in Number column

New SharePoint Feature

From Microsoft Corporation

MC234416 · Published Jan 14, 2021

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Message Summary

We are providing Microsoft Lists and SharePoint lists owners and members with the ability to add a thousands separator to numbers.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 68716.

When this will happen

  • Targeted Release (organization): mid-January through early February 2021.
  • Standard Release: early February through early March 2021.

How this will affect your organization

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When Lists owners and members use the Number column, they can now choose whether or not to add a thousands separator (comma) to any number larger than 999.

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What you need to do to prepare

You might want to notify your users about this new capability and update your training and documentation as appropriate. 

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