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Sometimes I make a calculation in Mathematica that produces a big number, which Mathematica shows like so:


This is annoying to me, because I want to see the number normally, without exponential notation, something like this:


How can I make Mathematica show the number normally?

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Your cross posted, please delete your question SO. –  belisarius Apr 28 '13 at 13:15
@belisarius Done. –  Ram Rachum Apr 28 '13 at 13:26
AccountingForm omits the digits after the decimal point, and also uses parentheses for negative numbers which is annoying. –  Ram Rachum Apr 28 '13 at 13:29
@Artes AccountingForm shows ugly negative numbers :) –  belisarius Apr 28 '13 at 13:30
AccountingForm[-15252264.7448716`15, NumberSigns -> {"-", ""}] ? –  KennyColnago Apr 28 '13 at 15:19

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You may use for example:

pr[n_] := NumberForm[n, Infinity, ExponentFunction -> (Null &)]

so that:


(* 15252200. *)
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