QUERY EXPRESSION IN ACCESS GIVING WRONG FORMAT

I HAVE AN EXPRESSION THAT THAT IS A NUMBER BUT WHEN I EXPORT TO EXCEL THE FORMAT IS IGNORED.  IT APPEAR THERE IS A SPACE IN FRONT THAT NEEDS TO BE DELETED.  HOW CAN CHANGE THE QUERY EXPRESSION TO IGNORE THE SPACE.
kdr2003Asked:
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TheSloathCommented:
Use the Trim function, e.g. with field MyNumber from table MyTable:

SELECT Trim([MtNumber]) FROM MyTable
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kdr2003Author Commented:
Didn't work
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TheSloathCommented:
Trim removes any spaces from around text.

Try CDbl(Trim([MtNumber])) to force the field to a 'Double' data type (Use CLng rather than CDbl if it is an integer)
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