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excel - adding x's to social security number

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Last Modified: 2016-09-21
I have an excel sheet that has names and social security numbers.  I need to update all of the ss #'s to show the number like this:   xxx-98-9744.  The first 3 digits need to be x's.  Any ideas on a formula that I could copy to do this?  I'm not very proficient with excel so I will also need  instructions on how to copy this through the column so each number gets changed correctly.
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