{"__v":0,"_id":"58a3babc9230160f009105ac","initVersion":{"_id":"5614a5076ebd340d006a1bcf","version":"1.0"},"project":"5614a5066ebd340d006a1bcc","user":{"_id":"5614a4b8b283fb0d00a487d3","username":"","name":"Jason Crawford"},"createdAt":"2017-02-15T02:19:40.263Z","changelog":[],"body":"Fieldbook users hail from around the world, from Aachen to Zurich. So naturally they don't just deal in dollars. That's why **Fieldbook now supports several international currency symbols** in currency fields and values. \n\nCurrency symbols can be entered in any Generic or Currency column, and you can mix and match different symbols in any column. We now recognize:\n\n* $ (Dollar)\n* £ (Pound)\n* € (Euro)\n* ₹ (Rupee)\n* ¥ (Yen)\n\nMore currency symbols are coming, so message us and let us know your favorites!\n\nif you set a field to [Currency type](http://docs.fieldbook.com/docs/data-types#section-currency), you can choose a default symbol:\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/868b9a5-9bf1c1b-E9vQi.png\",\n        \"9bf1c1b-E9vQi.png\",\n        1092,\n        1334,\n        \"#2d8534\"\n      ],\n      \"sizing\": \"80\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\nCurrency symbols are carried through calculations:\n\n* $10 + $20 = $30\n* £100 * 5 = £500\n* 20% * €15 = €3\n\n(We don't yet handle exchange rates, though, so if you add different currencies you won't get a very meaningful result.)\n\nHope that makes your life easier and accelerates your plans for world domination. Onward!\n\n----\n\n[Follow us on Twitter](https://twitter.com/intent/follow?screen_name=fieldbookapp) to get tips and feature updates.","slug":"a-mark-a-yen-a-buck-or-a-pound","title":"A mark, a yen, a buck, or a pound"}

A mark, a yen, a buck, or a pound


Fieldbook users hail from around the world, from Aachen to Zurich. So naturally they don't just deal in dollars. That's why **Fieldbook now supports several international currency symbols** in currency fields and values. Currency symbols can be entered in any Generic or Currency column, and you can mix and match different symbols in any column. We now recognize: * $ (Dollar) * £ (Pound) * € (Euro) * ₹ (Rupee) * ¥ (Yen) More currency symbols are coming, so message us and let us know your favorites! if you set a field to [Currency type](http://docs.fieldbook.com/docs/data-types#section-currency), you can choose a default symbol: [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/868b9a5-9bf1c1b-E9vQi.png", "9bf1c1b-E9vQi.png", 1092, 1334, "#2d8534" ], "sizing": "80" } ] } [/block] Currency symbols are carried through calculations: * $10 + $20 = $30 * £100 * 5 = £500 * 20% * €15 = €3 (We don't yet handle exchange rates, though, so if you add different currencies you won't get a very meaningful result.) Hope that makes your life easier and accelerates your plans for world domination. Onward! ---- [Follow us on Twitter](https://twitter.com/intent/follow?screen_name=fieldbookapp) to get tips and feature updates.