Select as money in view

Have a view in SQL that is going into a merged MS Word document.

Is there a way to format a field as money in the view?

Larry Bristersr. DeveloperAsked:
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
money can be part of a view with no problem, so what is your exact problem?
Larry Bristersr. DeveloperAuthor Commented:
The sql database field is a varchar and I need the merged document to have the currency formatting.

Is there a convert I can plase in the view?
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
can you post samples of what data the field has, and what you want it to have as output?
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Larry Bristersr. DeveloperAuthor Commented:
Merged Word doc field:    «ListPrice»

Output is                        1222000
Want                             $1,222,000
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
please try this:
select replace ( convert ( varchar(10) , cast ( cast ( ListPrice as int ) as money ,  1 ) , '.00' , '' ) as ListPrice
from yourtable

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Larry Bristersr. DeveloperAuthor Commented:
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