This is documentation for Mathematica 6, which was
based on an earlier version of the Wolfram Language.
 Built-in Mathematica Symbol

# AccountingForm

 AccountingForm[expr]prints with all numbers in expr given in standard accounting notation. AccountingForm[expr, n]prints with numbers given to n-digit precision.
• The following options can be given:
 DigitBlock Infinity number of digits between breaks ExponentFunction Automatic function to apply to exponents ExponentStep 1 steps by which exponents can increase NumberFormat Automatic function used to assemble mantissa, base, and exponent NumberMultiplier "" string to use to indicate multiplication NumberPadding {"",""} strings to use for left and right padding NumberPoint "." decimal point string NumberSeparator {","," "} string to insert at breaks between blocks NumberSigns {{"(",")"},""} strings to use for signs of negative and positive numbers SignPadding False whether to insert padding after the sign
• AccountingForm acts as a "wrapper", which affects printing, but not evaluation.
In accounting form negative numbers and scientific notation are not used:
 Out[1]//AccountingForm=
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