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SQL.  Format the dollar amount to include a comma.

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SQL.  SQL 2000

How do I format a dollar amount to include the commas:

I have this statement:

Select   '$' + CONVERT(varchar(12), CAST(isnull(sum(totvalue),0) as numeric(10,2) ))  from vwtotvalue

Which returns $13892.32 , but I would also like it to have the commas:  $13,892.32
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by:Lowfatspread
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Select   '$' + CONVERT(varchar(12), convert(money,coalesce(sum(totvalue),0.00),0) )

 
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by:Epicmanagement
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NO.  That didn't return any commas.
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Select   '$' + CONVERT(varchar(12), convert(money,coalesce(sum(totvalue),0.00),1) )
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Select   '$' + CONVERT(varchar(12), convert(money,coalesce(sum(totvalue),0.00)),1)

right parenthesis in wrong position.
no points to me please.
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