troubleshooting Question

Excel numbers not working

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Murray BrownFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
Microsoft Excel
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Hi

I have a spread that was downloaded from an accounting system, where
the amount column contains numbers like the following. Excel isn't seeing these
as numbers. What Excel function or method can I use to turn these into numbers?

-,100.00
4 368.81
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