SSIS package errors when importing a flat file that contains a negative #

When importing a flat file I get an error because one of the values in the file is negative number?  I tried a bunch of the different datatypes and a still get the problem. Any clue what the issue is?
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alpa buddhabhattiCommented:
You'll have to force the import column type to String or Unicode String, using Advanced editor. SSIS will decide that this column is numeric
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