5 Simple Steps to Change Currency Formatting on Shopify

Updated: October 07, 2021


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The default settings sometimes do not fit your culture then it can cause difficulties for both shop owners and their customers in reading the price. Therefore, Shopify allows you to do things like convert currencies in your store so that it’s more convenient for your customers. However, in this post, I will show you how to change your currency formatting on Shopify.

Before coming to the steps, I want to introduce to you the four types of currency formats on Shopify first:

  • HTML with currency: this kind is used in the Online store and the Shopify admin
  • HTML without currency: this one is also for Online store and Shopify admin using
  • Email with currency: it is for notifications only
  • Email without currency: this is used for notifications and Order printer templates

You also need to know the options table for showing currencies:


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How to change your currency formatting

Step 1: Select Settings

After signing in the Shopify account, click on the gear icon on the left side menu which means Settings.

Step 2: Choose General

You will see three columns of settings on your screen display that you have to select the General which is the first option in the first column.

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Step 3: Click Change formatting

There are four sections in this part then find the Store currency at the end of the page. After that, press on the Change formatting right above the Store currency drop-down menu.

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Step 4: Make adjustment

The Currency formatting section will appear that you can choose a format in the options table to replace with the .

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Step 5: Save changes

If any change is made, the Save button will light up and you can click on it to end the action.

To change your currency formatting on iPhone(Click here)

  • Step 1: Go to Settings Open the Shopify app on your smartphone then head to Store. Next, click on the Settings.

  • Step 2: Press on General Tap on the General at the first line under the Store settings section.

  • Step 3: Select Change formatting The General consists of four sections, which are Store details, Store address, Standards and formats and the Store currency. Find the Change formatting in the Store currency part.

  • Step 4: Edit the format There are four boxes representing the four formats used in different parts of the store that you can choose one from the options table to replace the old one.

  • Step 5: Tap Save If you are satisfied with the adjustment and you want it to appear on your store, select Save to record all changes.

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  • Step 1: Go to Settings Get access to the app with the account log-in and tap on the Store at the bottom bar. After that, head to Settings.

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  • Step 2: Press on General Settings are divided into smaller parts to make it easier to use, including App settings, Store settings and About. Choose General in the Store settings.

    change your currency formatting
  • Step 3: Select Change formatting Scroll down until you see the Store currency section then tap on the Change formatting.

    change your currency formatting
  • Step 4: Edit the format You will see four formats for different uses on your store that you can change the old format into the new one which comes from the options table.

  • Step 5: Tap Save To help the system record your changes and also finish the process, you have to tap on Save at the end of the settings.


To sum up, I have told you all about how to change your currency formatting on Shopify and some related information. I also attach some photos in the writing to help you get an illustration of what happens in actual. Hope that you can learn something from this topic and have a good reading time. For more posts like this one, check out our Shopify Tutorials.

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