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Error 6000: Characters Are Not Decimal

Value contains character(s) Characters that cannot be interpreted as a decimal.

This error occurs when you use an invalid character to represent a decimal. Common reasons why this may be the case include:

  • Utilizing the European convention of a comma (,) rather than a period (.) to represent the decimal point. For example, listing 0,4 to represent four tenths rather than 0.4.

To resolve this error, you should:

  1. Modify your file by including a period (.) as the decimal point.
  2. Save your changes.
  3. Resubmit your file.
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