## ClockShark has the ability to adjust your Time Display Format to how your company does your accounting! 🧮

### What does it mean?

ClockShark can help break down the difference between decimal and minute format! Here is a mini-math breakdown too!

In order to calculate payroll, time requires to be in decimal form so that it can be multiplied by an employee's pay rate.

*Have no fear! It's one of the easier calculations in business! *

**Converting decimals into minutes! **** **To convert time into decimals back to minutes you will need to simply take the decimal portion of the number and multiple it by 60. *[ Why 60? Because there are 60 minutes in one hour! ]*

**Converting minutes into decimals! **

To convert time into decimals is very simple! You would want to take the hours and minutes and simply divide by 60.

Let's do an example! For 1 hour and 35 minutes, so 35/ 60, i.e. 35/60= .58.

So your answer is 1.58!

You can choose your setting by following this easy path:

** Admin > Settings > Company > Time Display Format > Update Settings > Success! **😎

While this extra formatting is good for humans, it's even more amazing for accountants that don't need the extra step! 😃

If you have any additional questions about adjusting your time display format in ClockShark, check out the similar help articles listed below, or let us know directly. 😄