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How do negative values display in a currency field?

Knowledge Article Number 000205692
Description Customer Scenario:

We have currency fields that previously displayed negative values as (2000) and since enabling multi-currency, they now display as -2000. 

Resolution As indicated, the feature enablement for multi-currency does impact the display style. It changes system currency fields from using parenthesis to minus signs when displaying a negative number.

While multi-currency is not enabled, this display is controlled by the company locale settings.

For example, USD displays as (2000) while French Euro locale displays the same number as -2000. As previously stated though, once multi-currency is enabled, these locale specific changes are overridden.

Related links -

Set Your Currency Locale:

Enabling multi-currency:

Supported locales:

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