Error: The currency separator information specified in the NumberFormatInfo is ambiguous for parsing
Posted on 2006-10-24
In the solution of the question of the same title the follwing solution is given:
If any of the group separators ( NumberFormatInfo.NumberGroupSeparator, NumberFormatInfo.CurrencyGroupSeparator, or NumberFormatInfo.PercentGroupSeparator) is the same as any of the decimal separators ( NumberFormatInfo.NumberDecimalSeparator, NumberFormatInfo.CurrencyDecimalSeparator, or NumberFormatInfo.PercentDecimalSeparator), parsing ambiguous strings produces unpredictable results. If you explicitly set any of the group separator properties in NumberFormatInfo to a value that is the same as any of the decimal separators or if you explicitly set any of the decimal separators to a value that is the same as any of the group separators, ArgumentException is thrown.
But no way to solve the problem by interaction with the control panel / International Settings.
In particular, how can be set from the control panel the PercentGroupSeparator and the PercentDecimalSeparator?