Why is number formatting required?
Representation of currency or volume (number of units sold) can be formatted, which enhances readability and comes in handy if you have customers across locations.
How does Freshsales support the formatting of numbers?
Freshsales supports multiple number formats followed in major parts of the world. Periods and commas can be used to separate decimal points. All custom fields of the type ‘number’ can be formatted.
The following formats are supported
Used in North America, the UK, Southeast Asia, China, Japan and Australia.
Used in South America and some European countries
Used in India and Bangladesh
9 999 999 999,99
Used in most European countries
How to format a number field?
Go to Admin settings > CRM CUSTOMIZATION > Leads/Contacts/Accounts/Deals Module
Click . In the ADD FIELD overlay that opens up, choose Number and click
In the ADD FIELD overlay that appears, type the name of the desired custom field
Type in the desired Field label
Retain the value as Number under Field type
Under Number format you can choose from four different types of number formats:
Where does the number format reflect in Freshsales?
Record detail page
In the forms, while adding/editing records
Emails (using placeholders) and email templates